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Noordam Review

3.5 / 5.0
Editor Rating
832 reviews
31 Awards

No entertainment/nightlife, poor service

Review for Noordam to Alaska
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10+ Cruises • Age 60s

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Fitness & Recreation

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Sail Date: Jul 2017

Picked this trip for Itinerary and HA reputation. We have cruised many times and this by far was one of the more expensive and least favorite. Fortunately Alaska is beautiful so the HA did not affect that. Sea days and lack of activities left for boring, wasteful time on the cruise. Bar tenders acted as though they were put out to get as drink and overall service was weak as they already are guaranteed their gratuity. Getting on and off the ship was well organized so that was good. The land portion was good, primarily because of the train and Denali park trip inside the park. The accommodations were just ok and pretty much on your own to figure out what to do. We did like the package f r purpose for complete laundry for the week. Thought it was fair and good. We did enjoy the comedian and magician they had on board. Casino was small but decent. no place to really dance as the house band would only play a 45 min set Rate the cruise and HA about a 3-4 out of 10 as we typically see at least a 7-8. We have cruised many times in many itineraries internationally

Cabin Review

Cabin verandah balcony

Port Reviews


nothing there

Glacier Bay

Stayed on ship


Just got on ship there

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