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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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1,389 Royal Caribbean Explorer of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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Took the explorer of the seas out of Southampton on our second cruise to the Norwegian Fjords . . . our third on Royal ... Read more
Good Fun Break P.O.S.H
5/15
Reading some of the previous reviews we approached this short cruise with extreme caution! We last cruised on Explorer ... Read more
5/15
Our cruising experience is fairly limited and this was our first time with R.C. Our last cruise was with P and O and so ... Read more
EMBARKATION: We arrived early just after 10.30am & it was already getting very busy. We parked at the ... Read more
Just a short review of our recent 8 night cultural cruise on the beautifully renovated Explorer of the Sea with my ... Read more

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5/15
We live in Texas and have previously cruised on Royal Caribbean's Monarch of the seas and Splendour of the seas so, we ... Read more
Enjoyable Cruise Mad RCI fan
5/15
I have never thought that I would be writing a review before but after enjoying this cruise so much I thought I should ... Read more
5/15
This was our 6th RC cruise and the the 3rd time on Explorer. We were excited to see the changes after the recent ... Read more
Just returned from our first cruise on the EOS, from getting to the cruise terminal to getting on board took around 10 ... Read more
3rd sailing after refit Hank on the go
5/15
After 20+ cruises this is my first written review, it's my opinion and everyone has one! Checkin was very smooth and ... Read more

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This was a great cruise the ports of call were all easy to access. Port shuttles were available where needed although ... Read more
This was a great cruise the ports of call were all easy to access. Port shuttles were available where needed although ... Read more
Right, where do I start......? I’m 45 and cruised with 3 of my friends of the same ago for a 19 day ... Read more
We were really looking forward to our cruise on Royal Caribbean Explorer , having been on the Independence 2 years ... Read more
Explorer of the Seas Nevillewood
5/15
Having cruised last year on a much smaller thomsons ship I expected better value for money. Having to pay a surcharge ... Read more

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Spain & Portugal Birdseyecircus
5/15
This was our 5th RC cruise and the first sailing from Southampton (and last). From the car park to being on board was ... Read more
Loved it. pippin77
5/15
This was our 2nd cruise with RCI. We normally cruise with Thomson. We had never sailed from Southampton before, but ... Read more
Value for Money Paid happy_travellers
4/15
I booked this cruise while on the Legend of the Seas in Apr/2014. We paid 2700.CDN for our Balcony stateroom which I ... Read more
Myself, my husband, my mum and step dad were on board the first cruise after the dry dock refurb cruising around the ... Read more
This was the worst cruise we have ever been on. We live in southampton and have been with Cunard ,princess, P&O, ... Read more

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4/15
After having taken two cruises with P & O, the first being a short break "taster" on the Ventura and the ... Read more
Check-in was ok, we had a little bit of a wait but not bad. Our Seapass card which serves as the room key did not ... Read more
Our 5th cruise and our first with Royal Caribbean......it will also be our last cruise with them. Our total cost for ... Read more
This first cruise on the Explorer of the Seas after being revitalised was far from satisfactory. There were very many ... Read more
Disappointed londonben
4/15
Ship and Staff not ready after refit. Quality of food and service started as poor and improved to barely average. ... Read more

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