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Noordam Cruise Review
3.5 / 5.0
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Good destination. Great food, onboard activities lacking, entertainment bland.

Noordam Cruise Review by DeerInSnow

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Trip Details
  • Sail Date: Sep 2017
  • Destination: Alaska
  • Cabin Type: Large Interior Stateroom

To seem Denali after missing it 19 years ago. It was well worth the wait. Train trip from Anchorage was stunning. Experience, overall, was enjoyable. Noordam shows its age but service was excellent along with destinations. Ship's officers were first class. Shows were disappointing. Comedian was best by far. Tours tended to be very pricey. Lido Deck food could have been better. Not too many choices, way too crowded. But not having gym open after 9 p.m. was something I still can't get over. Nobody's going to walk off with a treadmill. Individual efforts by staff were appreciated, but having to have a cabin drain unclogged on first night (11:30 p.m.) after a 10-hour bus ride and a 45-minute check-in process were upsetting, but drain issue was resolved that night. Onboard shops could offer more selection. Getting off in Vancouver was the best organized of any cruise line we've traveled.


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Large Interior Stateroom
Cabin I 1024

Excellent inside cabin


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