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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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1,259 Royal Caribbean Explorer of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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150
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12/14
On Nov. 15th we took a cruise on the Explorer of the seas out of Port Canaveral , Florida. If we could have eliminated ... Read more
12/14
The room and wait staff were excellent as always. I was on this ship when it was the latest and greatest. Unfortunately ... Read more
Good Time bonmarche
12/14
We went on this cruise because our community hosted it. The food was good and our waiter was fabulous. The ship is ... Read more
12/14
On a chilly, damp November 1st morning we left Baltimore on a 3 hour bus ride to Port Liberty, NJ for a 2 week ... Read more
The Turkey Trip williamsk
12/14
Second time on this ship, 9 years apart, this time with kids. A different experience. The Explorer is still one of ... Read more

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12/14
We were with another couple who came to visit us first from Georgia and we flew from Florida to Newark and stayed at a ... Read more
Very Sad ABILLRICH
12/14
This was our 3rd time on Explorer twice out of New Jersey and this time out of Port Canaveral . Where to start the ship ... Read more
12/14
We are seasoned cruisers with RCI and Celebrity, cruised once with NCL in Febuary 2014, and we use this as a benchmark ... Read more
11/14
From the very beginning this cruise had big problems. Embakation was delayed over 3 hours, people standing in the hot ... Read more
Bayonne - embarkation. 1 hour queue to get to drop off, 1 hour check in through a large tent, avoid this port for at ... Read more

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Let Down earltonharley
11/14
My DW and I were so looking forward to this getaway. We had a balcony cabin 6290. I tried to book so many things prior ... Read more
Really disappointed OkcRoyalTraveler
11/14
We are long time cruisers of Royal Caribbean, but the Explorer of the Seas was a new experience. The crew were all ... Read more
Where should i start.Getting into cape liberty was a mess. I think it was because a lot of people were beinging dropped ... Read more
11/14
We've been on many Royal Caribbean Cruises, this one was the most interesting cruise ever. This was our first time ... Read more
At 5:00 pm on Oct., 17th we received multiple texts and emails from RCCL that we will not be able to go to Bermuda due ... Read more

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Thanks Gonzalo ontheroad1072
10/14
I was traveling with 6 of my family members. Our itinerary changed from Bermuda to Canada 24 hrs before our departure, ... Read more
This was the second time for me sailing on this ship since 2008 - this time with my boyfriend, and it was his first ... Read more
We were supposed to go to Bermuda on Explorer on 18 October. We were not notified by RCI or our travel agent at all ... Read more
Good but Not Great golfallday
10/14
After 13 cruises on the Explorer maybe I'm tired of the Ship and tired of the ports that it travels to .As usual the ... Read more
10/14
I have sailed with RCL 6 times before, 20 times total between 3 different cruise lines, and I have never experienced ... Read more

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Disappointing Phillybeans
10/14
This was my fifth cruise and overall and by far the worst. It was my first time cruising with Royal Caribbean and may ... Read more
We had a Great time until departure. The Captain announced that we would be an hour late as there was a maximum speed ... Read more
10/14
This is the 4th time my husband and I have sailed on the Explorer, and its the first time I can honestly say I was very ... Read more
My wife and I, and three other couples recently returned from a 5 day Royal Caribbean cruise to Bermuda. We have ... Read more
Our group consisted of 3 couples, all Crown & Anchor members (gold level). We chose this cruise partly because of ... Read more

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