Koningsdam Review

Mixed Feelings on our First HAL cruise

Review for the South Pacific Cruise on Koningsdam
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ChrisBA
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Feb 2024
Traveled with children

Warning, if you are one of the “IheartHAL” clan and constantly excusing any service issues to protect your diminishing loyalty benefits , please don't read on. You wont like it!

Like to share a recent experience on HAL Koningsdam. For balance we are in our early sixties, well travelled and cruised ( 30 plus sailings) but first time on HAL.

We wanted to visit South Pacific and unlike most transpacific options this sailing was itinerary rich and during winter months (17 Feb to 23 Mar 24) as we also like to escape British winters.

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Moorea

Loved Moorea, the local tours of inner island bookable via viator were excellent quality and value compared to HAL.

The snorkelling tours were excellent

Maui

Fantastic day in Maui, great whale watching tour with so many visible.

Honolulu

Really enjoyed our overnight in Honolulu, gave us opportunity to see and do a lot more than a day stay.

Raiatea

Not a great port of call, seemed a filler as offered very little to see and do.

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