Ship not very lively, or enough to do.

Westerdam Cruise Review to Panama Canal, Central America

Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

2 out of 5
Verified Review
15 Night Panama Canal Eastbound (San Diego To Ft. Lauderdale)
Sail Date: October 29, 2011
Ship: Westerdam
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Singles/Friends
Reviewed: 6 years ago
When I go on vacation on like a party atmosphere and lots of activities. This should be very clear what the average age of the passengers are. The entertainment and music was mostly elevator music.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Not a lot of variety same stuff over and over and the dessert was very tasteless.


1 out of 5

Children's Programs

1 out of 5

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
The service staff was excellent. But when ask to turn music up on one of the lido decks would not do it.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
5 out of 5
See the locks and lake was beautiful and amazing.
1 out of 5
When into town was a waste of time.
1 out of 5
Went into town and most would not take us dollars, very uncomfortable.
3 out of 5
Not much there.

Pros: Passing through Panama Canal and seeing it.

Cons: Felt like a floating retirement home

Recommends Westerdam? No.

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