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4.5 Editor's 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 resort concept, boasting an a wealth of facilities, ...
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Great short getaway for the winter in the warm caribbean waters. My second time on the Explorer OTS is showing its ... Read more
01/15
EMBARKATION Embarkation went smoothly once we got dropped off by our shuttle. There is a serious problem with traffic ... Read more
01/15
I must say this is our first time traveling with Royal Caribbean,, previously we sailed 3 times on Carnival with NO ... Read more
We are experienced cruisers, both on RCI and other companies. We have always been pleased with our RCI cruises but this ... Read more
First Time and Loved It!! goingtocarolina
01/15
This was our very first cruise and we chose the Explorer of the Seas because of where it sailed to and the dates we ... Read more

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01/15
I am beginning to notice some defeciencies that Royal Caribbean will need to address. I still like their mission, at ... Read more
Great Time MaestroD
01/15
This was my third cruise and first time on Explorer. We did read CC reviews beforehand and joined a very active M&M ... Read more
Cruise from Hell 1traycee
01/15
We had never been on a cruise before and this was my last cruise. Long lines everywhere - 3 hours on the ship, lines ... Read more
01/15
Embarkation was a breeze. We were in our cabin within 15 minutes of arrival. The cabin was one of the largest we have ... Read more
01/15
Our third New Year's Cruise: 2 Carnival, 1 RCCL. This was the WORST. 2,000 people on Prominade Deck. Shoulder to ... Read more

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We cruised out of the new cruise terminal out of Port Canaveral it was a very easy embarkation from the time we got to ... Read more
Eight days aboard the soon to be refurbished Explorer of the Seas. The good: Port Canaveral efficient as always - My ... Read more
Great with some snags. WarEagleLady
01/15
We sailed on the 8 night New Years cruise that we booked a month before.It was great, but there were some snags along ... Read more
01/15
Our experience on Explorer of the seas . Was a fantastic vacation for a family from the cold Midwest!!! A little ... Read more
As an avid family cruiser, this being number 10 our family had high expectations as this was our first Royal Caribbean ... Read more

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01/15
First the downs. My disabled husband and I took a 5 day Bahamas cruise on Explorer of the Seas for a little ... Read more
Overall our 8 night cruise to San Juan, St. Croix, St. Maarten and RCCL's private resort was a lot of fun. The weather ... Read more
We're Diamond members, so we've been on a few cruises and I think we know what to expect on board. One of the things we ... Read more
01/15
Critique of Explorer of the Seas departing Port Liberty 10/9/14 Great time until debarkation. The Captain announced ... Read more
Arrival: You cannot see the check-in time when you book the cruise. With a departure at 4:30 pm, all should check in ... Read more

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Welcome to kim4larry
01/15
Ok I'm all in. I'm a new cruiser thanks to my Fiancée, who introduced me to cruising. I am a 9-11 Rescue Worker ... Read more
The Explorer of the Seas is a Voyager class ship of Royal Caribbean International. Explorer of the Seas is a large ship ... Read more
I cruised on this ship in 2001. Really enjoyed it. This trip started off bad and went down hill from there.the cabin ... Read more
Last fall after visiting Universal Studios for a week my wife who is a big Harry Potter fan wanted to go back for ... Read more
One Degree Off soulpony
12/14
I held a family reunion aboard this ship. Eleven total, including 3 grandkids, my sister, 3 children and 2 ... Read more

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