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Le Boreal Review

4.0 / 5.0
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57 reviews

Le Boreal - Never again - Bad Service, Staff Disorganised, Disappointing Food

Review for Le Boreal to the Arctic
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K.A.V. 65
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Jun 2017
Cabin: Deluxe Stateroom

A disastrous holiday from start to finish. Charter flight from Orly Aiport was exhausting. One would expect a staff representing Ponant to be at a designated Meeting Place but we were told the flight would be advertised on the Departure Boards with check in details so need for signage or staff - there wasn't any information airport staff weren't sure. We finally found the charter flight check in ( in the basement) by accident. Flight delayed but no information at the gates as to expected time, no seating at the gates - sat on the floor. At our destination we were met by staff taken on a city tour with all 4 buses arriving at the wharf simultaneuosly. No assistnace with luggage, we queued in the rain for 45 minutes as the captain and his hotel manager stood at the top of the gang plank and welcomed each passenger. No regard for us getting wet, no beverages offered and no seating whilst we waited on wharf.

Excursion staff and accessibilty to details: Poor

Expedition Staff: Rude

Cabin Review

Deluxe Stateroom


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