Venice to Civitavecchia

Veendam Cruise Review to Europe - Mediterranean

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 7
Helpful Votes: 125

Overall rating:

4.2 out of 5

19 Night Adriatic Dream & Mediterranean Rivieras (Venice To Lisbon)

Sail date: August 07, 2019

Ship: Veendam

Cabin type: Oceanview

Traveled as: Family (young children)

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

The ports were very good. The main dining room food was very good and the service was outstanding. The buffet on the Lido Deck the food was fair the service was very good. This is and older ship that is well kept. The Internet service was terrible very slow frequently lost connection, was off line for 14 hours one day and on the last day no data could be uploaded.


5 out of 5
Very fast prepared document at home.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
The main dining room was very good. The buffet on the Lido Deck was fair.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
The kids used the pools. We didn't visit any other areas.


4 out of 5
The stage shows were very good.

Children's Programs

4 out of 5
Limited programs available.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
The cabin stewards, dining room servers and the ship personnel were outstanding.

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
This is an older ship that was clean and well maintained.

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
The cabin was well designed. The closets were large one for long hanging clothes, one for short hanging clothes and two full sizes floor to ceiling shelving cabinets. A dresser with six larger drawers with extended countertop for personal items and laptop. One electrical outlet with two ports 110 volts and 220 volts. two nights stands one at the end of each bed with two drawers on each stand. Bathroom with shower and two small shelves above the sink and a small space on the countertop for personal items. A television a desk chair and a couch type chair.

Ship tip

The laundry special if available.

Ports of call

Kusadasi (Ephesus), Turkey

4 out of 5
Visited one of the local stores to buy some candy. Lots of shops and restaurants in the port area and out of the port area.

Valletta, Malta

4 out of 5
Walked around the port. Stopped by Starbucks for a cup of coffee.

Naples, Italy

4 out of 5
Walked around the port area.

Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy

4 out of 5
Disembarked tooked a shuttle to Rome.


5 out of 5
Very fast
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