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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 ... read more
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Explorer of the Seas Cruise Reviews: 1202

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Great Family Vacation by RRosie92

First off this was my 2nd time on RCL, 7th cruise overall. We had two cabins an Inside and a ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
Almost Perfect Cruise! by Deenkid

We have been on 23 cruises over the past 20 years. This was our fourth cruise with RCI. We ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
Poorly Managed Ship by Lcreedcpa

This was our first cruise with RCL. We have cruise 6 other times on various lines. We were ... continue

Bermuda 06/14 3.0 out of 5+
Not happy with RCL by Lcreedcpa

This was our first cruise with RCL. We have cruise 6 other times on various lines. We were ... continue

Bermuda 06/14 2.0 out of 5+
RCL Explorer of the Seas to Bermuda by thekubiaks

Overall, Royal Carribean did a good job. This wasn't the quality level of 10 years ago on RCL ... continue

Bermuda 06/14 3.0 out of 5+
Have you seen the movie Wall-E? That's what a cruise is like. by nakeddancer

If you like cruises in general, this review is not for you. We went on our first cruise to be ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 2.0 out of 5+
The cruise was great embarkation and disembarking was a nightmare!!! by Judicruise

We have cruised on Explorer of the Seas out of Bayonne 3 times. It is never quick to get through ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
In Love With A Ship by dorothygaye

This was my second cruise on the Explorer. I cruised again because the first one was wonderful, ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 5+ out of 5+
An enjoyable cruise with smooth seas but not great by lozrox58

Cruise 8th to 17th May  Having been cruising for 12 years I have seen the steady decline in ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 3.0 out of 5+
Another great cruise by kekocat

Airport to port: the four of us took a taxi van which cost us $50.00 + $5.00 tolls + ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
A Disappointment by gnyxl42

Having cruised for 35 years on a multitude of ships, I have seen the decline of the cruise ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 3.0 out of 5+
Royal Caribbean (Explorer Of The Seas) by Grandpaof4

My wife and I and another couple went on this cruise. We live in Wilmington,De, so it was not ... continue

Bermuda 06/14 Not Rated
Nice cruise but... by joehat

The port is nice to travel from but alittle unorganized. Got on the ship and found the wind ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
Another great cruise with Explorer of the Seas by mysweetmom

Left on a Thursday out of Bayonne - very easy embarkation. I love this port. It is only 45 mins ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 5+ out of 5+
Severely Disappointing Royal Caribbean Cruise - Explorer of the Seas by wwwflorida

With 27 members of our family alongside, our cruise on the Explorer of the Seas had to be the ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 1.0 out of 5+
Overall a WONDERFUL Cruise (a few snags)! by cincin102110

Just returned from the 5 day Bermuda cruise this morning! We had a wonderful time, with just a ... continue

Bermuda 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
Nine Day May 22nd review by jerseybeachmom

I just returned today from the 9 day Caribbean cruise with my 2 teenagers age 18, along with my ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
Just off the Explorer of the Seas today..... by cruisinsfb

This was our third sailing on the Explorer, the last being about 7 years ago. While still a very ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
Never Again on RCI by tweedymom

We just got back from the latest Explorer of the Seas cruise. I had not read any of the other ... continue

Bermuda 05/14 3.0 out of 5+
Stateroom #6348...with a balcony... by WeSurvivedSandy

Our room stewart was great, however...my sons clothes that were in a plastic bag..wet things ... continue

Bermuda 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
Beautiful Bermuda cruise by northernctcruzer

My wife and I took a 5 night cruise from Cape Liberty, New Jersey on the RC Explorer of the ... continue

Bermuda 05/14 5.0 out of 5+
Spoiled Royally by 1Merwoman

Royal Caribbean once again exceeded our expectations. The Explorer, soon to be refurbished at ... continue

Bermuda 05/14 5.0 out of 5+
A bargain but I wouldn't do it again! by JAYB1943

We sailed on the Explorer out of Bayonne NJ with some friends on a short 5-day cruise to Bermuda ... continue

Bermuda 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
Never again with RCL or from NJ! by dlm1

This was our 5th cruise (4th with RCL) and the worst one so far. Will never take another RCL ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 06/14 2.0 out of 5+
Birthday on a ship--Have your cake and eat it, too. by Peach of a Teach

My mom and I did a back-to-back-to-back on the beautiful Explorer of the Seas to Bermuda and the ... continue

Bermuda 05/14 5+ out of 5+
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