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Oosterdam Review

4.0 / 5.0
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1,048 reviews
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Disappointing experience

Review for Oosterdam to Australia & New Zealand
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6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

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Sail Date: Apr 2015
Cabin: Standard Interior Stateroom
Traveled with children

We picked this cruise because of the itinery and dates matched our local school holidays, In hind site it was a mistake, and we probably should have gone on another ship that was closer to our demographic. Most of the passengers on this cruise were elderly, we are in our early 40's with two kids.

Its hard to articulate my feelings on this cruise, the ship was nice, the food was nice, if a little bland, the ports were lovely, and the staff did their jobs well. The ship just had no atmosphere, there were small groups that were having fun and enjoying themselves, but mostly people were sitting around looking bored.

Entertainment, really was geared towards to older passengers so there wasn't a lot for us to do, though we did enjoy the BB Kings lounge a few times, but there weren't a lot of people at the shows, so there was little interaction between the band and audience, I also never saw anyone in the nightclub. By 11pm most might, you would be lucky to get a drink as most of the bars were closed and the place was a ghost town.

Cabin Review

Standard Interior Stateroom

Cabin L

Cabin was clean and comfortable, it got a little noisy in rough weather,but we did go through some extreme conditions, most of the time was very quiet and I would recommend it.

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