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Star Legend Review

4.5 / 5.0
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120 reviews
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Amateur hour from start to finish

Review for Star Legend to the Eastern Caribbean
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dsyoung422
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

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Sail Date: Dec 2016
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Cruise was supposed to depart from San Juan on 12/9 but the cruise line didn't file proper paperwork with port authority so ship went to St Marteen. Passengers were told to meet at Sheraton hotel in San Juan and wait for shuttle to airport where two planes were chartered to take us to St. Marteen. A cruise that was supposed to embark at 6pm was clearly not going to start for many hours. The cruise line gave us all a $150 credit for the inconvenience - which was completely inadequate for the late start, extra flight and confusion.

Charter on Miami Air wasn't prepared for us when we arrived. long lines in airport - which seemed ridiculous since Windstar knew in advance who was on the plane THEY chartered. Plane left for St. Marteen late and the two people from Windstar did nothing.

We arrived in St. Marteen and amateur hour continued. We arrived at cruise terminal and NO ONE from Windstar met the the bus - so the bus driver kept us on board. By now it was after 10pm and we were sitting on a bus in a closed cruise terminal.

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Port Reviews

San Juan

we did our own culinary tour and it was lovely

St. Barts

lovely shopping - expensive but nice

St. Maarten

nice stop

Jost Van Dyke

not much to do

Virgin Gorda

private party on prickly pear beach

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