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Noordam Review

3.5 / 5.0
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790 reviews
31 Awards

Good destination. Great food, onboard activities lacking, entertainment bland.

Review for Noordam to Alaska
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DeerInSnow
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Sep 2017
Cabin: 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

Excellent inside cabin

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