American Star Review

Do not waste time and money on a cruise on the Star!

Review for North America River Cruise on American Star
User Avatar
Shoethorn
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

Rating by category

Cabin
Value for Money
Embarkation
Dining
Public Rooms
Entertainment
Fitness & Recreation
Service

Additional details

Sail Date: Oct 2023

We just completed a cruise on the Hudson River on the Star. Having cruised many times before (albeit on different lines), I must tell you that this cruise was not good. One set of passengers that we got to know fairly well even left early because they were so disappointed. The ship needs a complete face lift and mechanical overhaul. Specific issues:

1. Systems

a. The water system was undergoing a “purge” when we arrived on the ship, and we could not even wash our hands until after dinner. We never did get an understandable explanation.

Cabin Review

Outdated and in need of a complete face lift. Air quality bad. See comment above.

17 Helpful Votes
previous reviewnext review

Find a cruise

Any Month

Get special cruise deals, expert advice, insider tips and more.By proceeding, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

© 1995—2024, The Independent Traveler, Inc.