Good cruise with many interesting ports of call.

Zuiderdam Cruise Review to Canada, New England, New York

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 16

Overall rating:

4.3 out of 5
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12 Night Colors Of Canada & New England (New York To Quebec City)

Sail date: September 27, 2019

Ship: Zuiderdam

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 7095

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Most enjoyable. Scenery was not very Autumnal until we entered the St Laurence.


5 out of 5
Speedy and efficient.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Top class food in all areas with wide variety of choice and well presented. Staff were without exception friendly and attentive.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Not a lot of choice for our interests.


5 out of 5
Superb but for one performer on the main stage.

Children's Programs

1 out of 5
We did not have any children of our own and there seemed to be no others on board.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Stateroom personnel were efficient and worked with a smile,( cannot say enough good about them). Similarly the staff in the dining areas were helpful and friendly at all times.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
The ship was well laid out and maintained to a high standard.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Found to be just as expected.

Ports of call

New York, New York

5 out of 5
Boarded here but had some free time before departure.

Newport, Rhode Island

5 out of 5
Good. Explored independently.

Gloucester, Massachusetts

4 out of 5
Good. Explored independantly.

Portland, Maine

4 out of 5
Good. Explored independantly.

Bar Harbor, Maine

4 out of 5
Good. Explored independantly.

Halifax, Nova Scotia

5 out of 5
Good. Explored independantly.

Sydney, Nova Scotia

2 out of 5
Foul weather and not a lot to see.

Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

1 out of 5
Did not visit because of dangerous weather conditions

Ville Saguenay, Quebec

5 out of 5
Good. Explored independently. The dockside welcome from the locals was awesome.

Quebec City, Quebec

5 out of 5
Brilliant, explored independently. Stayed over for one night post cruise with an excursion.


5 out of 5
No problems with plenty of choice for timing and onward travel.
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