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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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If you like cruises in general, this review is not for you. We went on our first cruise to be able to visit three new ... Read more
We have cruised on Explorer of the Seas out of Bayonne 3 times. It is never quick to get through the traffic but this ... Read more
06/14
Airport to port: the four of us took a taxi van which cost us $50.00 + $5.00 tolls + tip. Cruise Port: Poorly ... Read more
06/14
Having cruised for 35 years on a multitude of ships, I have seen the decline of the cruise experience first-hand. From ... Read more
Not rated
06/14
My wife and I and another couple went on this cruise. We live in Wilmington,De, so it was not more than a couple hours ... Read more

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06/14
The port is nice to travel from but alittle unorganized. Got on the ship and found the wind jammer packed with very ... Read more
Left on a Thursday out of Bayonne - very easy embarkation. I love this port. It is only 45 mins from my house so we ... Read more
With 27 members of our family alongside, our cruise on the Explorer of the Seas had to be the most disappointing family ... Read more
Just returned from the 5 day Bermuda cruise this morning! We had a wonderful time, with just a few suggestions that ... Read more
This was our 5th cruise (4th with RCL) and the worst one so far. Will never take another RCL cruise! The embarkation ... Read more

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Nine Day May 22nd review jerseybeachmom
06/14
I just returned today from the 9 day Caribbean cruise with my 2 teenagers age 18, along with my daughter's friend, age ... Read more
This was our third sailing on the Explorer, the last being about 7 years ago. While still a very nice looking ship, it ... Read more
My mom and I did a back-to-back-to-back on the beautiful Explorer of the Seas to Bermuda and the Caribbean. We like the ... Read more
06/14
We just got back from the latest Explorer of the Seas cruise. I had not read any of the other reviews prior to our ... Read more
06/14
Our room stewart was great, however...my sons clothes that were in a plastic bag..wet things etc....were accidentally ... Read more

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I got the opportunity to take my first cruise on the EOS out of Bayonne (Cape Liberty) in March 2014. The weather at ... Read more
Beautiful Bermuda cruise northernctcruzer
05/14
My wife and I took a 5 night cruise from Cape Liberty, New Jersey on the RC Explorer of the Seas. The cruise left on a ... Read more
Spoiled Royally 1Merwoman
05/14
Royal Caribbean once again exceeded our expectations. The Explorer, soon to be refurbished at the end of the summer and ... Read more
We were on the April 19th sailing to Bermuda. Arrived at pier about 12:30. Waited in car line for over an hour. Parking ... Read more
This is my second cruise with RCCL. My first cruise was on the Oasis. Booking the Explorer I knew I was going on a ... Read more

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Background: this was our 8th cruise and 7th on RCCL. We had been on this same agenda on 2006 and enjoyed it. We did ... Read more
We sailed on the Explorer out of Bayonne NJ with some friends on a short 5-day cruise to Bermuda in May. The weather ... Read more
I took my first ever cruise on Explorer last December and was instantly hooked. My wife took her last cruise on another ... Read more
Disappointed jerseygirl74
Not rated
05/14
This was our 19th cruise and our shortest cruise. We usually do B2B, but I am happy we weren't on the ship any longer ... Read more
05/14
Completed a 9-night cruise aboard the Explorer with a total of 13 family members raining from 70+ to 9 years old during ... Read more

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