Westerdam Southern Carib with 1st time Family: Westerdam Cruise Review by EJO84
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Westerdam Southern Carib with 1st time Family
Destination: Southern Caribbean
Embarkation: Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)
My 24 and 26 yr old sons wished there was a little more stuff geared towards their age. The night club wouldn't play songs for their age group during request hour at midnight as per the DJ " More it might upset the older aged passengers".
Some of the ships activities where run through or dismissed because of lesser interest by most passengers even-though some passengers spend a lot of effort and time to participate.
The production quality of the shows on board was top notch it was a pity the performance weren't of that quality. The ships band was very talented but the singers weren't of the "Glee" quality.
Overall this was a good cruise the Cabin Ninjas (Stewards) and all service was top notch although sometimes there was a communication problem with the half Indonesian and half Filipino crew no matter if you talked English or Dutch. No matter how good the service this can be a problem and nuisance.
We would recommend this cruise to any one especially the stops at Half Moon Cay, Auba, Curacoa, and Bonaire. Less
Cabin review: VA8139 Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom
8139 is a great queit spot aft of the boat. It seems to be a little larger cabin with a nice size balcony (Verandah)/ Fantastic closet space and good bathroom. Close to the Lido aft deck and Lido Buffet restaurant, being aft it might be a little to far for people that can't walk far to get to the main restaurant, office, theater, shops, casinoetc. as they are forward down in the ship. There is no outside noise and we actually like the slight hum/noise of the AC as "white noise" drowning out any outside noise.Read All Deluxe Ocean-View Verandah Stateroom (VA) Reviews >>
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