Relaxing Caribbean Cruise

Volendam Cruise Review to Caribbean

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 26

Overall rating:

4.3 out of 5
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19 Night Southern / Eastern Caribbean Seafarer (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)

Sail date: November 01, 2019

Ship: Volendam

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: 3305

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

The cruise was great for relaxing and visiting some of our favorite beaches in the Caribbean. We were fortunate because the weather was perfect each day.


5 out of 5
Smooth and easy

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
The main dining room needs to expand its menu.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
Enjoyed the movie theater , the table game room, walking and resting on the lower promenade deck and evening shows.


4 out of 5
The ships stage shows where entertaining

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
The room stewards and servers in the Lido Lounge were exceptional.

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
The Volendam is in need of some repairs,

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
The cabin space was more than adequate and provided easy access to the lower promenade deck.

Ship tip

It never appears to be crowded because its size and passenger capacity are perfect.

Ports of call

Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida

5 out of 5
Perfect location to hotels for arriving a day before the cruise. Also, is close to the airport.

Half Moon Cay, Bahamas (Private Island)

5 out of 5
The best private island of any of the cruise lines.

Grand Turk Island

4 out of 5
We when to a beach and enjoyed ourselves.

Amber Cove (Puerto Plata), Dominican Republic

4 out of 5

Kralendijk, Bonaire

4 out of 5

Willemstad, Curacao

3 out of 5
We didn't leave the ship because we've been to the island several times.

Oranjestad, Aruba

4 out of 5
Took the local bus to Eagles Beach and had a good time.


4 out of 5
They need to improve reentry process for multiple cruise back to back.
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