Subscribe today
Get Cruise Critic in your inbox

Pride of America Cruise Review by bos2733

Home > Reviews > Member Reviews > Pride of America Cruise Review by bos2733
Pride of America
Pride of America
Member Name: bos2733
Cruise Date: June 2013
Embarkation: Honolulu
Destination: Hawaii
Cabin Category: BD
Cabin Number:
Booking Method:
See More About: Pride of America Cruise Reviews | Hawaii Cruise Reviews | NCL Cruise Deals
Member Rating   4.0 out of 5+
Dining 4.0
Public Rooms 5+
Cabins 5+
Entertainment 4.0
Spa & Fitness Not Rated
Family & Children (By Age Group)
Shore Excursions 5.0
Embarkation 5+
Service 3.0
Value-for-Money 4.0
Rates 4.0
Write a cruise review!

Show the Lowest Price
Departure Month
Please select at least one vendor.
Avoya Travel
Travelocity.com
CheapCruises.com
American Discount Cruises
LuxuryCruiseConnections
iCruise.com
Expedia
CruiseDirector.com
Direct Line Cruises
Cruise.com
Priceline.com
Sponsored Links:

red arrow
red arrow


Ship Facts: Pride of America Review (by Cruise Critic!) | Pride of America Deck Plans
Hawaii Pride of America Style

We sailed on The Pride Of America to Hawaii, June 8-15, 2013. All in all it was a great experience, but I found one thing which bothered me; the majority of the crew and staff didn't seem happy. I am not one to like the overly personable/fake employees, but this was a concern for me b/c many of the staff and crew members didn't seem happy. One waitress in either Liberty or Skyline dinning room was just dumpy almost. I am not exaggerating when I say most, but most which we encountered just seemed unhappy. Our room attendant, 2 restaurant wait staff, one bartender and a couple of gift shop attendees were very nice. Everyone else was just there doing their job. I would like to know if anyone else experienced that on this ship.

we had a balcony room which was great for sunrise, sunset, lava flow and the Na'Poli coast. everything around the ship was clean, some tables were in need of being cleaned up but once they were they were good.

the excursions we took, Volcano Crater and taste of Hawaii, scuba diving and seahorse farm, were all great. The other days we explored on our own and rented cars.
food was not bad just the same thing every day every meal... a change every now and then would be good.

there was a virus going around, but the crew had it under control as far as we could tell. We had to sanitize our hands upon entering and leaving a restaurant or show. we were served all food, even at buffet so as not to touch the utensils. That lasted for about 3-4 days but I was so glad to see that it was all so sanitized. even though there was a virus going around I felt safer with the extra precautions.


Publication Date: 06/17/13
Read the Hawaii ports review by bos2733
More Pride of America Cruise Reviews

Read the previous Pride of America review Read the next Pride of America review

Like This Review?



Register for a Meet & Mingle!
More Hawaii Cruise Reviews
Cruise Critic's Pride of America Review
NCL Cruise Deals
NCL Message Board
Write a cruise review!
About UsAdvertisingEditorial DisclaimerPress
PrivacySite MapStoreSubscribe
X

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add news@cruisecritic.com to your address book.

We're committed to protecting your privacy and will not rent or sell your e-mail address. By proceeding, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.