Golden Princess Cruise Review by LaurenB123
- Sail Date: August 2019
- Destination: Alaska
- Cabin Type: Interior
-wanted to change our dinner seats so we would be with the people we traveled with. Staff informed us this should be very easy since their table was not full. The line to see the Maitre'D was not long but moved incredible slow and the Maitre'D was not very friendly. It seemed like we were inconveniencing him with a simple request.
-Buffet required you to wash your hands before hand, which is very good, but they only had two sink at each entrance so during busy meal times there was always a line to get into the buffet
-Spa service was poor. I tried to book a pedicure with the person I was travelling with and we were told it was full so the other lady opted for a manicure. Once there the second pedicure chair was empty the whole time. I found my lady was judgmental and the polish was wrecked the next day, thankfully they did fix this with no issue.
-On board entertainment was bad and not many options available.
-We were told one of the days would be "scenic cruising" to the College Fjord but we weren't scheduled to get there until the evening so it was really more of a a sea day. We didn't actually end up getting to the College Fjord due to weather. I understand the boat cannot control this but no other on board activities were provided to fill the time.
-Room staff were friendly but they missed taking out some used dishes on a few occasions.
On a positive, food was delicious, room/bed were very nice, excursions were great and it was a great trip as Alaska was wonderful to see.
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