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Pearl Mist Review

4.5 / 5.0
Editor Rating
207 reviews

Don’t go down with this ship

Review for Pearl Mist to Canada & New England
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6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Oct 2018

We chose this cruise to be with our aging parents. The good news: nobody died. The bad news: we had to live through a week of noisy nights, cheap over cooked or processed food, missed excursions, and cheap accommodations.

We arrived at ports only to be told we could not disembark because of weather. Our itinerary changed with no notice as the staff made poor decisions about excursions. It was obvious from the forecast, for example, that we would not be able to take a tender off the ship to nearby Campobello Island, but we left the safe docking at delightful Eastport, Maine anyway and spent the day anchored two hundred yards away from shore. This happened again two days later when the decision was made to change course to avoid heavy winds while knowing we couldn’t get into the next port. We backtracked to St John’s the next day on a Sunday when there was nothing to do.

The food would make Denny’s look like five stars

Cabin Review

Cabin Coach

Tight. Old furniture that opened in the heavy seas

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