Westerdam Cruise Review to Alaska - Inside Passage

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2-3 cruises


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3 out of 5

less than expected

Sail Date: August 13, 2011

Reviewed: 5 years ago

Traveled As: Family w/older children

Room Type: Balcony

It is intended for old people or persons who like schedules, formal dresses, strict order, quiet places.
I expected a more free style ambience.
The crew is very friendly.
The rooms require more hygiene, or the stwarts better training; I mentioned this because of bad odor (humid) coming out from some room at deck 7. Some times the bathroom remained with urine odor after it was cleaned.

Pros: shows, ports

Cons: the formal attire required for restaurants

Recommends Westerdam? No.

Ship Quality
Public areas very nice and clean.
Food and Dining
the variety is poor at the buffet; the test ist good/excellent. The formal dress required for the rest of the restaurants set us off. One or two days maybe ok, but not for a whole week since we are vacationing.
Cabin / Stateroom
Nice size and comfort, hygiene of the bathrooms must be better.
Service and Staff
Victoria, British Columbia
The whole city is an attraction, the only regret is that it felt that we needed more time.
Don't Miss: Buchartgardens.
Sitka, Alaska
Whale trip was excellent. But the fortress of the bear should not be recommended by you.
Don't Miss: Wild life, whales, otters, etc trip.
Ketchikan, Alaska
It can be a waste if you are not that interested in shoping; but the port is beatifull.
Don't Miss: museum.
Juneau, Alaska
Whale trip was a real adventure.
Don't Miss: the whole city and activities

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