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Royal Caribbean Explorer of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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78% Loved It
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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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8/15
We were first time cruisers, and will be the last. Food was basic, every day was much as such the same, very bland, ... Read more
This was our second cruise - the first was 3 years ago on Independence so it was hard not to constantly make ... Read more
Embarkation was easy, smooth and without any trouble. I can not say enough good things about the food on the Freedom ... Read more
A great family holiday norfolkcruiser1
8/15
My husband and two children (10 and 5) have just returned from 2 weeks cruising the med on Explorer. Lots of positives, ... Read more
Overcrowded & Boring Builderdaz73
8/15
After cruising with P&O last year we thought we would try RC. I travelled with my partner and my son. We are in our ... Read more

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We ( 2 adults +1 child) booked very late , approx 4 weeks before sailing. We had a very good deal and we could only ... Read more
8/15
I have just returned from a 14 day cruise on Explorer, whilst there was nothing particularly bad about the ship, ... Read more
Great Experience tonyrguk
7/15
This was our first cruise, I read some reviews of the ship before we went and worried that we had made a very expensive ... Read more
We were on the 14 night 26th July sailing – Spain and Med beaches – and thoroughly enjoyed our holiday. ... Read more
First time cruisers. karen armstrong
7/15
We have been home for a week now and had time to fully appraise our first cruise. We are a family of four. Mum dad and ... Read more

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Having reading many poor reviews on here in recent weeks regarding the Explorer I must say I was very concerned prior ... Read more
7/15
we were a family of ten all cruising together for the first time . ages went from me at 70 to my youngest grandson ... Read more
While the service crew were outstanding, and tried their hardest to make the cruise pleasant, the truth of it is that ... Read more
We began our cruise thinking had we made the right decision after reading some of the adverse comments on these forums, ... Read more
The cruise was our third with RC. Previously sailing on Brilliance and Adventure. The ship met our expectations and was ... Read more

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Wonderful Cruise. Vivsworld
7/15
We chose this cruise so our 18 year old son could join us, and yes there were children on board because it was school ... Read more
I selected the Royal Caribbean Explorer of the seas for a Mediterranean cruise leaving Southampton Sunday 26th July ... Read more
A fantastic time! maytheflute
7/15
I feel compelled to write a review in light of some of the negative comments regarding the Explorer of the Seas. These ... Read more
You did it again! Cherylw26@hotmail.com
7/15
Third cruise with RCI , this time on explorer. Grandparents and now my slightly older children of 15 and 17 , and my ... Read more
Enjoyed It, But a Few Points Cruisenisgeweldig
7/15
First of all, I’d like to mention that this was our first experience with RCI. Before we’ve cruised with ... Read more

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Perfect cruise johnbod
7/15
I have just come back from a 14 night cruise on this wonderfulship The Explorer of the Seas. Once we went on board at ... Read more
Have just read a "disappointed" review of this cruise and just felt I had to respond to a few points. We ... Read more
7/15
This was our first cruise and will NOT be the last with RC. There was nothing we could really apply fault too,except ... Read more
I particularly chose this cruise for the destinations, and the fact that it would provide activities for my 15 year ... Read more
Well we are just back from our 2 week cruise on the explorer of the seas. First of all check in was quick & easy, ... Read more

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