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Noordam Review

3.5 / 5.0
Editor Rating
788 reviews
31 Awards

Tired ship in need of refurbishment

Review for Noordam to Alaska
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6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

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Fitness & Recreation

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Sail Date: May 2019
Cabin: Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom

Cruise was part of 23 day Rockies and Alaska package. Paid extra $1200 to be upgraded to Verandah and had a cabin that was partially obstructed and the balconies from higher decks looked down on our balcony. Food in the main dining room was extremely patchy and not of the standard promoted.

The embarkation process at Vancouver was very prolonged as guests were herded like cattle from area to area. Once on the ship the cabins were available which was a plus.

Found it almost impossible to hear announcements as they are not on the ships TV.

Cabin Review

Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom

Cabin VB

Cabin is very tired with part of the bathroom tap missing and a piece falling off the bathroom basin.

Port Reviews


Excellent presentation at the Totem Pole Museum and Potlatch Park was extremely interesting and the guide was excellent


Great whale watching cruise and Skip was an extremely good photography expert who shared his experience with the group


Great tour and guide. Sledding on dry land was fun and the dogs and puppies wonderful


Well run and fabulous access to sled dogs and puppies

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