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Cruise Critic's Review 4.5 out of 5+ star 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 ... read more
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Explorer of the Seas Cruise Reviews: 1137

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
A Fine Ship indeed by dublin

Our cruise started with a smooth embarkation. Entered the terminal, check in and onto the bus to ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 11/13 5+ out of 5+
The name does not mean quality; suites don't represent ratings by argunnoe

For our anniversary and my birthday we selected a grand suite on the Royal Caribbean Explorer of ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 1.0 out of 5+
Another great cruise: 7 nights Bermuda-Explorer of the Seas by fmstg182

After 11 cruises (Carnival-never again, Holland America, and Princess) this being our 4th Royal ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
Always a good time on Explorer! by ac21nm

This was my 4th cruise on Explorer (since 2012), my boyfriends 19th time (Since 2008). We go on ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 5+ out of 5+
Food and Entertainment onboard Exployer of the Seas by John & Lydia

Ship: Was clean and well maintained. The new soda vending machines with over 100 choices was ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
A Wonderful trip to Bermuda by seawolfcom

I was a little concerned about by trip. I had read many negative posts. Not to belittle what ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
Lucky I had a good traveling compaion by Broncett

While this was the 1st time leaving out of New Jersey and traveling with a friend this is not my ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 4.0 out of 5+
Tips and Advice by BryanTheBrewer

Background: This was our 3rd cruise. 1st with RCCL and it is our new favorite. We hated Princess ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
Halloween Cruise to Bermuda by leavingforvacation

Our cruise was what we wanted: mostly relaxation, some entertainment, visiting beaches and light ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 4.0 out of 5+
A food-centric review of Explorer of the Seas by cibumcupio


We were on the Oct 27th sailing, and this was a much anticipated cruise. ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 4.0 out of 5+
60th Brthday cruise by jawouds

We have cruised many times, but this was our first time to Bermuda. Also our first time out of ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 4.0 out of 5+
Non-smokers beware by EdjaCruiser

If you do not like second hand smoke, do not go on the Explorer of the Seas. Smoking is ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 4.0 out of 5+
Great Trip on Explorer by Budcruisers

Hello, I must admit that we were a little nervous reading some of the reviews and the average or ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
A Royal Disappointment by livvysgram

We hadn't sailed on RCCL in a while, choosing Celebrity or Azamara instead. But since they honor ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 3.0 out of 5+
Nice Trip on RCCL! by Tripster3

Haven't been on RCCL in 8 years, last 3 on Carnival, and prefer Celebrity. Traveling with ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
The Explorer and Bermuda - what's not to love???? by noshoobie

We sailed the Allure around the same time last year. We feared that we may be a bit disappointed ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 Not Rated
Great time ... by earltonharley

My DW and I are just off the Explorer. Let me start by saying we had an excellent time. It was ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
Pleased with Explorer by BVIArabella

Before our Bermuda cruise on October 6, 2013, several reviews were rather negative concerning ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 5+ out of 5+
Great Cruise to Bermuda! by Doug R.

Arrival and Embarkation

We arrived by car at Cape Liberty in Bayonne at 10:30 am without ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 4.0 out of 5+
Foodie-centered review by 9K35

Day 1:  The Bayonne pier is a very poor first impression. The entrance streets are ... continue

Bermuda 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
Explorer of the Seas--New England/Canada by cruiser7princess

I loved this cruise. The Explorer of the Seas may be an older ship but the last RCI ship I ... continue

Canada & New England 09/13 5.0 out of 5+
Very Disappointing Experience by lisamayq

My husband an I salied with Royal Caribbean for the first time at the end of Septemeber. I'll ... continue

Bermuda 09/13 2.0 out of 5+
Yeah, I'd do it again. by Zenon316

Went for the 10 day cruise with my Father to see the East coast of this great country of ours ... continue

Canada & New England 09/13 5.0 out of 5+
Loved the Explorer and the Pink Sand Beaches by cruisetmc

29 SEP 13  Explorer of the Seas  Bermuda  Promenade 8311

Flew to Newark ... continue

Bermuda 09/13 5+ out of 5+
Four generations cruising by losumi

We choose this cruise for our family with 4 generations going, aged from 2 years to 94. This was ... continue

Bermuda 09/13 4.0 out of 5+
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