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Star Clipper Review

4.0 / 5.0
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42 reviews

It is all about the Ship

Review for Star Clipper to Asia
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10+ Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Dec 2017
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Star Clipper deck party

Do not go on Star Clippers if you need pampering or entertaining. It is all about the ship, which is beautiful in itself but when under sail transcends the ordinary. Siting on deck at night, under the stars with a drink and the "one you love" is worth every penny and all the effort of getting to our pick up point in Phuket.

As has been said in other reviews, the food is excellent but the entertainment officer is painful and the state of much of the deck furniture is poor. The officers appear lack lustre and oblivious to guest comfort and in some cases safety. I had to report two of the young entertainment staff for cross tanking petrol for the speed boat on deck whilst a party was going on a few feet away.

Shore excursions were average but interesting if you found your own way, which is easy in Thailand and Malay. Again the crew appear to wash their hands of passengers when ashore, quite unlike Windstar their competition.

Cabin Review

Cabin Cat 2

Very tight, as a ships bunk OK but not a place to loiter, one side of the bed against the bulkhead is a challenge.

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