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Nautica Review

5.0 / 5.0
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347 reviews
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Not what I expected

Review for Nautica to Around the World
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Rufus Tetterton
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

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Public Rooms
Fitness & Recreation

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Sail Date: Jun 2018
Cabin: Veranda Stateroom

I chose this cruise based on the destinations and more importantly on the recommendation of previous Oceania cruisers. The ship was fine although it seemed to be ready for refurbishing.

The food was okay, but not as special as I had anticipated. Desserts were the most disappointing aspect of the food train. They seemed bland and unimaginative. I heard several complaints about the lack of or taste of the "chocolate" desserts. The behind the counter servers in the buffet area were attentive and accommodating, but the wait staff (coffee and incidentals) in that area were somewhat less so. Service and accommodation in the main dinning room was first rate. Food and service in both of the specialty restaurants was first rate.

The entertainment on board was very good. We greatly enjoyed the young performers. Interacting with the cruise director, Julie, was a treat.

Cabin Review

Veranda Stateroom

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