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Starlight Cruise - a member of Oriental Sails' luxury collection - is a truly remarkable ship as she offers the luxury of more spaces than any other cruise ship on Halong Bay as well as features elegantly decorated cabins and public areas. The...more
Gate No.2, Bai Chay Tourist Harbor, Halong Bay 7100, Vietnam
+84 4 3926 4009
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All reviews squid fishing star light tour guide jackie fishing village jacuzzi tub french fries ask questions amazing room cooking class mr bean fried spring rolls staff were all very friendly tai chi oriental sails one night top deck an excellent guide
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It was a nice experience but i thought it could have been better. I was upgraded for free from 3 to 5 star but still felt some areas could have been improved. Food was ok but felt like it was low quality made to look...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Marcus F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It was a wonderful experience being on the Starlight Cruise, from the start (pick-up from the hotel) till the end of the cruise. Loved the program/activities, especially the cooking class, visit to the cave, kayaking and squid fishing. I managed to catch a fish and...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank carollee99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked our trip on Starlight Cruises and was worried about the weather since it was Winter. To our pleasant surprise, the weather was okay- Cloudy with no rain. It was not too cold or windy. The scenery was amazing and worth going out in...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Phil-o-fishy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

- Excellent cruise. A bit pricey but you will enjoy every moment of it. - Our guide Mr. Tom was amazing. Very friendly, caring and humorous. Treated guests with great care.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Dhwani G
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed overnight on the ship with Starlight cruises and rang in 2019 with them. Starlight put on a lovely gala dinner and we truly had a special New Year's with them. The staff were all very friendly, even offering to look after our young...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Psychedsandy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent one night on the starlight cruise with our 20 month old. Our guide Tery was very organised, friendly and helpful resulting in a seamless trip. The bay is beautiful and we felt really well looked after during our time there thanks to Tery...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Chris L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We booked at the last minute and there wasn't much choice for the Xmas 2 night-3 day cruises on Halong Bay. TRANSFER: We were picked up by limousine bus and it took roughly 3 hrs from Hanoi to the ferry terminal. The bus was nice...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tourmenot
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing cruise with Starlight. Beautiful landscapes. Our guide Tery was amazing. We loved it I recommend it !

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Voyageuse303030
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our guide Tom Cruise was our boy, made sure we were well fed and well rested. He went out of his way and made sure we enjoyed the cruise as much as possible. I wouldn’t give the cruise itself 5 stars, but I would give...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kerry L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our trip to Halong bay was an incredible experience from the breathtaking view to the food and services provided. Our tour guide Tery was very good and made sure he catered to everyone's needs. He remembered all our requests and was always punctual.. the Karaoke...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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March 19, 2017|
Response from michellebC2069AW | Reviewed this property |
Hi Karen, yes we did both of those activities! We booked our cruise before arriving in Hanoi via the internet. Hope this helps :)
January 30, 2015|
Response from EmmaW2128 | Reviewed this property |
Don't get screwed and pay more than 115-150