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Explorer Dream Review

3.5 / 5.0
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63 reviews
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WORST CRUISE EVER

Review for Explorer Dream to Australia & New Zealand
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Janetnz316
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Dec 2019
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Traveled with children

Wanted to do a family cruise for Christmas and it turned out the worst cruise ever taken

We experienced bad weather down the West Coast, which one could expect, but what we did not expect was that the noisy cabin with drawers kept opening and had to be wedged closed with clothing, Family in next cabin had to put a pillow in the wardrobe to stop the door kept banging.

The Lido cooked food was nearly always cold and slow to replenish empty trays, poor selection of cereals and fruit, No orange juice had to purchase with added 18% service charge, only weak watered down cordial.

Cabin Review

Too small very creaky and noisy, when experience heavy sees, any slight movement the drawers would still keep opening. So wedged clothing in them, no fridge to keep drinks cold,

Port Reviews

Auckland

The ports were good but very short time in each and if getting in early before anything is open and leave early not good they need to review their time table or make the cruise longer to accommodate this

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