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Oosterdam Review

4.0 / 5.0
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1,048 reviews
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Very Disappointed

Review for Oosterdam to Alaska
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2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Sep 2015
Cabin: Neptune Deluxe Verandah Suite

This our my 3rd cruise. We've gone with 2 other cruise lines in the past and loved every minute. Sadly I can't say the same about the Oosterdam. Let me start by saying our stateroom was wonderful and the crew was wonderful. The lay out of the ship was not the best. The ship was lacking in entertainment. Nowhere you could really sit outside without being in the weather. Food was definitely a step down from our from our previous experiences. Quite frankly we were bored. My husband and I are in our late 50s early 60s, perhaps if we were older we would have enjoyed the ship more but sadly this experience has put us off HAL and wouldn't consider cruising with them in the future. I cringe to think that a friend is on the ship right now doing the Panama Canal for 21 days. I hope she and her husband survive the boredom.

Cabin Review

Neptune Deluxe Verandah Suite

Cabin SA

The cabin was very comfortable and clean.

Port Reviews

Glacier Bay

Was disappointed in Glacier Bay. We found Hubbard Glacier much more beautiful


Ketchikan is a wonderful place to poke around in.


Poked around in the shops. Way too many jewellery stores!! Loved Changing Tides the Quilting shop.

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