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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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6/15
Average at best! As regular cruisers (diamond members) I was left deflated and fairly dissapointed after my recent ... Read more
We recently sailed on the explorer 29/06 sailing from Southampton with stops including Villefranche, Palma and Toulon. ... Read more
EXPLORER OF THE SEAS: Ship recently refitted and capacity increased by about 700 people. There was nowhere to sit at ... Read more
6/15
Having cruised a number of times before my wife and myself thought we would give Royal Caribbean a try. Well lets start ... Read more
Sailing from Southampton has it's pro's and con's. Firstly you don't have to worry about the weight of luggage, you ... Read more

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We enjoyed our holiday but will not travel on this ship again. Nothing against the staff – they all worked ... Read more
6/15
This was my 4th cruise with RCI but first on voyage class ship and first from Southampton I have previously done all ... Read more
6/15
To start with the positive,embarkment and disembarkment excellent,no delays,very well managed,our promenade cabin ... Read more
We recently returned from a 12 night cruise on the Explorer to the Canary Islands, Morocco, and Spain. The reason we ... Read more
Let me also state by saying that we do not make a habit of writing reviews, however in this case we felt as if we ... Read more

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6/15
I would always say that people generally will only review if they haven't had a good experience and I therefore am ... Read more
6/15
I don't normally write reviews but as this was our first cruise we read all the reviews on this site and asked lots of ... Read more
This was our 3rd and least enjoyable cruise with RCI. Where do I begin? 1. The ship is too old. The moment I saw it ... Read more
Not child freindly lions1959@hotmail.com
6/15
Having been on many different cruise lines over the past 10 years we purposely chose Royal Caribbean because we were ... Read more
Think Twice! silktown
6/15
We booked the cruise (2 adjoining Cabins 8610 and 8612) almost as soon as the itinerary was released to Iglu who we ... Read more

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This was our 4th RCI Cruise and have always been impressed before. Unfortunately not so much this time. Embarkation ... Read more
Having read earlier reviews after refit this year, we had some concerns about our 1st cruise with RCI. These were all ... Read more
6/15
Where do I begin. We are not new to Royal Carribbean. We are loyal followers. But oh dear me. What is happening on ... Read more
Oh dear RC what has happened - certainly the Explorer is not a good example of previous cruises or ships of this line. ... Read more
Oh dear RC what has happened - certainly the Explorer is not a good example of previous cruises or ships of this line. ... Read more

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Granny Booze Cruise Maleric2013
6/15
Embarkation was very good , ship looks very dated , cabin small and poor wardrobe and cupboard space . Various toilets ... Read more
Oh dear RC what has happened - certainly the Explorer is not a good example of previous cruises or ships of this line. ... Read more
Cheated annalanpage@gmail.com
6/15
We went on this cruise for our golden wedding anniversary . pity that if you booked a year ahead at a higher price all ... Read more
5/15
This was our 7th cruise, 2nd with RC. We loved the 14 night Spanish Med cruise on Independence of the Seas last year ... Read more
We were 1st time Royal Caribbean cruiser’s on this 8 night Norwegian Fjords trip on Explorer of the Seas. We ... Read more

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