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Cruise Critic's Review 4.5 out of 5+ star rating
The second of five in the revolutionary Voyager-class series that started with Voyager of the Seas in 1999, Explorer of the Seas follows the floating ... read more
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Explorer of the Seas Cruise Reviews: 1197

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Here's what to expect --from a repeat cruiser. by BruceNJ

Left July 12th to Bermuda. Cruised last year same time same ship. Here is what you need to know ... continue

Bermuda 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Disappointed with Explorer of the Seas on our first cruise.... by essgee2

This was our first cruise and we were traveling with 14 other family members. I will start with ... continue

Bermuda 07/14 2.0 out of 5+
Explorer of Seas Cruise by arman245

I won't bore anyone with a long review, so her it goes.....Cape Liberty port is disgusting, but ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 07/14 4.0 out of 5+
Fantastic Time by ALL !!! WOW by Parky6

Just returned from a 5 day cruise to Bermuda with my 3 boys , 26,23 nephew 25 and my wife.  ... continue

Bermuda 07/14 5+ out of 5+
25th anniversary cruise was terrible by FARFRUMWURKEN

My wife and I have sailed on Royal Caribbean several times before and are Gold Members. Last ... continue

Bermuda 07/14 3.0 out of 5+
Dropped the Ball and tainted a 25th anniversary by reinholdmatay

My wife and I have sailed on Royal Caribbean several times before and are Gold Members. Last ... continue

Bermuda 07/14 2.0 out of 5+
Slightly slipping by Travel723mom

We traveled with six people to celebrate daughter's HS graduation. We booked three cabins, one ... continue

Bermuda 07/14 4.0 out of 5+
Define Mediocre ---- Explorer of the Seas by Smaltz1

This review is not intended to imply that the Explorer of the Seas is a bad ship, it is in ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 07/14 3.0 out of 5+
Explorer is older but still had a great trip by gerway

We had a fantastic time. This was our 6th cruise, 4th with RCC (Monarch, Majesty, Freedom, ... continue

Bermuda 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
RC needs help! by Floyd and elayne

Our family of 11, six adults and five grandchildren ages 13-22 just returned from the Explorer. ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 07/14 3.0 out of 5+
Explorer of the Seas by elle0567

Just came back from our 3rd Royal Caribbean cruise. This was our first one out of ... continue

Bermuda 07/14 4.0 out of 5+
Really enjoyable cruise by William F

My wife and I just returned from a 9 day cruise on the Explorer to Bermuda, St. Martin, San ... continue

Bermuda 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Disappointed by sterndave1

First of all I would never of thought I would write a review but after this trip I felt it was ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 07/14 2.0 out of 5+
Decent experience on the Explorer by starconn55

My extended family and I recently went on the 5 day cruise to bermuda on the explorer. Overall ... continue

Bermuda 07/14 3.0 out of 5+
One Last Hurrah! by CruiseDivaNJ

We sailed as a couple (no kids this time). This was probably our 7th or 8th time on Explorer. ... continue

Bermuda 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Great Cruise but overall disappointed by CruZen the C's

This is my husbands and my 11th cruise, 5 with RCL and 2nd time on the Explorer of the Seas. We ... continue

Bermuda 07/14 3.0 out of 5+
Wonderful Cruise on the Explorer of the Seas! by Sugarcane1962

This was the first time sailing out of Bayonne. Our group of four consisted of two 18 year olds, ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 07/14 5+ out of 5+
Fun cruise and Cruise Critic Meet & Mingle helped! by FireStation46

We were part of a forum that started 486 days before we sailed. Over that time almost 2,500 ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
Maybe our best to date by PuterMonkey

Background: This was my third cruise and my husband's fifth. We are both in our early 30s. We ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
Decent cruise overall, but a few notable cons by nnwu

Embarkation and Debarkation: The Bayonne, NJ port is by-far the worst and most disorganized that ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 3.0 out of 5+
Great Family Vacation by RRosie92

First off this was my 2nd time on RCL, 7th cruise overall. We had two cabins an Inside and a ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
Almost Perfect Cruise! by Deenkid

We have been on 23 cruises over the past 20 years. This was our fourth cruise with RCI. We ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
Poorly Managed Ship by Lcreedcpa

This was our first cruise with RCL. We have cruise 6 other times on various lines. We were ... continue

Bermuda 06/14 3.0 out of 5+
Not happy with RCL by Lcreedcpa

This was our first cruise with RCL. We have cruise 6 other times on various lines. We were ... continue

Bermuda 06/14 2.0 out of 5+
RCL Explorer of the Seas to Bermuda by thekubiaks

Overall, Royal Carribean did a good job. This wasn't the quality level of 10 years ago on RCL ... continue

Bermuda 06/14 3.0 out of 5+
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