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Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera) Cruise Reviews

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Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera)

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10 Puntarenas (Puerto Caldera) Cruise Reviews

Cruise Worm avatar

Cruise Worm

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Not a Good Fit for Me


Ditto other reviews: delicious food, few onboard activities, personalized service, beautiful sail-away events, phenomenal cabin storage, nice L'Occitan toiletries, great shower with 2 heads, great spa with massages, ...
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Sail Date January 2020

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1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Interesting Panama Canal Cruise!

The staff were very attentive and accommodating. Most took the time to learn your name. We had a State Room which was spacious and comfortable. A definite plus on a smaller ship which doesn't have a lot of public ...
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Sail Date February 2019

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5 Reviews Written

112 Helpful Votes

Cruise Good -- Business Transactions Sometimes Difficult

We chose this cruise for the itinerary as a Panama Canal transit was a bucket list item; the itinerary was excellent, food was great, and service generally good! Our difficulties were with booking the cruise, ...
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Sail Date April 2017

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3 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

A Poor Cousin to Oceania

This our first Azamara cruise. We have been on similar Oceania R class ships 5 times before. Although in the future we will continue book future cruises based on destination, we would much rather sail with ...
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Sail Date February 2016

mediapro avatar


5 Reviews Written

74 Helpful Votes

Communication is a great trait; wish Windstar understood the concept.

First a disclaimer. I have enjoyed five cruises on the Paul Gauguin and wanted a fair comparison between PG and the recently refitted former Seabourn ships. I understood the key difference between the two - PG ...
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Sail Date January 2016

Kalinta avatar


2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Nice crew, ship is being redone but is cozy size; MANY things need tweaking!

My overall ranking would be good rather than average, but there is no option. They are re-doing the ship as of now. I hope they pay attention to my reviews. I enjoyed the first few days of the cruise. Trip was ...
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Sail Date January 2016

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George's Girl

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Pleasant cruise offset by disappointments.

The cruise seemed to be starting off well with smooth and efficient boarding (at least on the cruise line's part -- the port, on the other hand, was a nightmare). We embarked on the early side and enjoyed a ...
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Sail Date December 2015

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Mature lady

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote


I was disappointed because I expected a better standard of cabin, food and entertainment. The cabin was shabby. The bed linen had seen better days and the valance was coming away from the mattress . There were ...
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Sail Date March 2015

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micro yaya

5 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

back to back on the dream

this was our 32 cruise, and since we had not been on carnival since they moved the glory, we decided to do the dream, and do a back to back.the price was right, and for the first time we used the carnival rep. i ...
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Sail Date March 2011

Theezer avatar


1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not ready for prime time

I was totally excited to be going on this trip with Ponant to Costa Rica. Afterall great destination, French wine and french food... what is there not to like. Well was I sorely disappointed. The wine was mediocre ...
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Sail Date January 2020

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