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Panama Canal & Central America River Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Much better than expected

Review for Stella to Panama Canal & Central America

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Vikimor
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

I liked the ports of call, especially Costa Rica & Cartagena. The service was excellent - all the staff were friendly and treated us like we were special. Food was diverse and well presented. Captain Matthias was always informativeand greeted the guests on several occasions. Our cabin 5122 was a little tight but we got used to it- between the bed and mirrored desk/dresser. The cabin was ...
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Sail Date: February 2019


Be Sure to Ask About Exactly What You'll See

Review for Pearl Mist to Panama Canal & Central America

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Old Enough To Know Beter
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

My wife and I took a trip through the Panama Canal with Pearl Seas February 14 – 23, 2016, which turned out to be anything but what was advertised. Much was promised and next to nothing delivered. If you’re planning on taking this cruise (which is advertised for 2017), but sure to ask about what you’ll see exactly. Pearl Seas advertised a two-day trip through the Panama Canal and delivered ...
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Sail Date: February 2016


3rd Time Around

Review for Pearl Mist to Panama Canal & Central America

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BSJONES
6-10 Cruises • Age 80s

Our third trip with Pearl/America. Two previous trip were outstanding. This trip was outside continental shores to Costa Rico, Panama and Colombia. PROS: Both hospitality and operations staff pleasant and attentive (particularly to elderly and mobility restricted), excellent food, open seating, great happy hour, excellent awesome entertainment (Laura and Bill and Dusty and Stevie), excellent ...
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Sail Date: February 2016


Not as advertised; unorganized, unbelievably terrible cruise management

Review for Pearl Mist to Panama Canal & Central America

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Yojacq
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

We signed up for the Pearl Seas cruise through the Panama Canal mostly because we were interested in the two national parks in Costa Rica, Manuel Antonio National Park and Corcovade National Park, as well as Coiba Island in Panama. The first and third of these parks are UNESCO World Heritage sites. The Pearl Seas website and the pre-cruise materials described the parks in glowing terms and talked ...
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Sail Date: February 2016


Future Panama Cruises Cancelled

Review for Pearl Mist to Panama Canal & Central America

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Hyenote
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Our pearl seas cruise on the pearl mist was not what we signed up for. The literature In advance , interesting itinerary and the material when we arrived were misleading and inaccurate. From start to finish we were lied to, skipped promised excursions and stops and the start of it was that there was no one at the airport to meet us. Once we checked in at The Marriott, other Pearl Seas ...
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Sail Date: February 2016


Cruisers beware!!!

Review for Pearl Mist to Panama Canal & Central America

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Arkansasgal
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Pros;s - nice cabins, decent food, good dining service, ample snacks in lounge areas, free wifi. Con's - no TV as promised. However the real con was the amount we paid compared to what we received. Major issues with hotel reservations on the night prior to the cruise. People were bused between three different hotels and some did not get rooms until after midnight. We were on their last cruise ...
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Sail Date: February 2016


Passengers suffered egregious mismanagement on this cruise.

Review for Pearl Mist to Panama Canal & Central America

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mirthman
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We selected this small cruise line because of great reviews, but in this first effort to visit Columbia, Panama and Costa Rica they failed their passengers in so many ways it is difficult to find any positives. Digging deep, I would say their hotel management and staff were comparable to some of the better cruise lines. Also, their evening entertainment and dining were top notch for a ship this ...
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Sail Date: February 2016


Traveling the Canal

Review for Pearl Mist to Panama Canal & Central America

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dtemple1454@yahoo.com
First Time Cruiser • Age 80s

We have just completed our first trip with this cruise line and I was very impressed with this company, cruise ship and it's crew. Yes, this cruise had some issues (Panama Canal), but more importantly, is how problems were handled. It was a pleasure and very exceptional to cruise with a company that really put their passengers first. Those in charge of this ship were generally concerned and ...
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Sail Date: February 2016


Sea Cloud II - great cruise! Jan 11-20, 2014: Panama-Costa Rica.

Review for Sea Cloud to Panama Canal & Central America

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gingerale3
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

It was evident from the start that this tall ship cruise was a 5-star experience. There were 81 guests, mostly Germans. The ship’s language is English, so the captain gives his orders in English. Although, there were only 10-12 English speaking guests, we did not feel left out or uncomfortable. Many of the Germans spoke enough English to carry on a brief conversation. We had 2 ...
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Sail Date: January 2014


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