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Balmoral Cruise Review
4.5 / 5.0
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Amazing Scenery

Balmoral Cruise Review by hunterseye

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Trip Details
  • Sail Date: Aug 2018
  • Destination: Norwegian Fjords
  • Cabin Type: Superior Inside

This was our very first Cruise I have to say from start to finish it was excellent, We arrived at the port where our bags were taken from us and never saw them till we got to our cabin. we checked in and with in 10 mins we were through security and on the ship.we were on deck 8 Superior inside cabin and we were very happy with it. The food at all meal times were excellent, we chose to have our evening meals in the Avon Restaurant and the staff were first class. There is plenty to do on board if you don't want to get off at any of the ports. We mainly had our drinks in the Marquee Bar on the top deck very friendly and customer focused. Entertainment was also good, a great holiday which I would recommend to anyone the scenery was amazing weather was mixed apart from one day when it never stopped raining. We did the Funicular ourselves it cost £5 each to go up as we walked back down which I would recommend if your able. We then went to find the Ice Bar which cost us £19 each it was good fun and worth going in. We bought the tickets for the Flam Railway off Fred Olsen and I would advise to do this as your seats are reserved for you and well worth doing. All of the Ports that we stopped at were expensive to buy anything but really worth looking round the shops, you can do your own thing plenty to see and do.

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Superior Inside
Cabin G 8052

Cabin was big enough for us although I would have like more draw space there was 2 large draws under the bed, the young lady came in twice a day to clean and turn down the covers at night.

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