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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: 1193

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Best Holiday Ever!!! by jdlinda

Well what can I say? I have never experienced a holiday like this before. I felt so looked after ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 5+ out of 5+
Not Impressed At All by Renee84

I have taken a cruise on Explorer of the Seas before. This ship has gone down hill big time. Me ... continue

Bermuda 04/14 2.0 out of 5+
First time cruiser and definitely not the last! by nyhighlands

I got the opportunity to take my first cruise on the EOS out of Bayonne (Cape Liberty) in March ... continue

Bahamas 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
Good time with old friends. by addie1864

This is the 4th time we sailed on the Explorer. Mainly because it leaves from NJ and we would ... continue

Bahamas 04/14 5+ out of 5+
Overall a Good Time with only Minor Issues by firefighter32

We sailed out of Cape Liberty on March 29, 2014. The day we left there was a system that went ... continue

Bahamas 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
Explorer of the Seas - March 29 - April 5 by Ruthie1017

I just returned from the Explorer after a 7 day Bahamas cruise. Here are my ... continue

Bahamas 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
Never again! by JoyF

My friend and I booked this as a birthday treat, some sun before a couple of days shopping in ... continue

Bahamas 04/14 3.0 out of 5+
Wonderful Cruise - March 11 - 21 2014 Explorer of the Seas by CrusinCobb

We had a wonderful time aboard the EOS (as always)  The embarkation process was smooth and ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
Older but still better by carnival kid

We traveled from Rochester NY the day before and stayed at the Marriott Fairfield Inn and Suite ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
Much less than expected by Duwayne

We sailed this route and Line because of proximity and price. Driving to and from the port is ... continue

Bahamas 04/14 2.0 out of 5+
Surprises on The Explorer by familyofour

We drove from CT to the port. We followed pot hole alley. Just kidding, but wow the pot holes in ... continue

Bahamas 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
From Rags to Riches by Treated Like Royalty

Our group of 7 family members just returned from a 7 day Bahama Cruise on the Explorer of the ... continue

Bahamas 03/14 5+ out of 5+
Not bad/Not Good by jccruising

Embarkation- First let me mention the immediate roads leading to & from the pier are awful, ... continue

Bahamas 03/14 3.0 out of 5+
Good, but not GREAT!! by suhrfam

This was our 4th cruise with Royal Caribbean and the first three were all great!!! Now, we have ... continue

Bahamas 03/14 4.0 out of 5+
Explorer of the Seas was Great! by JerseyGirl19

I sailed on the Explorer of the Seas out of NJ on February 23. This was my 4th cruise but my 1st ... continue

Bahamas 03/14 5+ out of 5+
A Rough Start that Ended Well. by R<3M2012

After tons of snow and freezing cold weather my family and I were more then ready to warm up in ... continue

Bahamas 03/14 3.0 out of 5+
Not what we expected! by Terrianne1

We sailed on the 9 th of February, two weeks after the ship docked early with the Novovirus on ... continue

Bahamas 02/14 3.0 out of 5+
Wow -- I spent how much on this cruise? by derekphelps

Overall, this was a terrible cruising experience. We have been on at least seven cruises with ... continue

Bahamas 02/14 2.0 out of 5+
Family Fun by Bentley's Bather

We decided on this cruise because of the destination.

Our family flew into EWR 2 nights ... continue

Bahamas 02/14 Not Rated
Explorer is still our favorite!! by Mishu

Our party of 4 (two couples in our early 50s) sailed on the first cruise post the virus on ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
Norovirus Cruise by BTraveling47

We arrived in NJ the day before the blizzard. Reservations were made through Stay123 at the ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 02/14 Not Rated
Point of View From a First Time Cruiser! by sgrebleski

My boyfriend and I went on our first cruise ever on the Explorer to the Bahamas on Jan. 5th and ... continue

Bahamas 02/14 5+ out of 5+
Our review by Newcomer

There is very little positive I can say about this cruise. Much of the blame lies with the Royal ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 02/14 2.0 out of 5+
Making the best of the worst by pjtakk

We were on the Norovirus cruise that ended two days early and missed two islands. It was quite ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 02/14 5.0 out of 5+
The Norovirus Curise by Kathy08034

Let me start by saying this was my third time on the the Explorer of the Seas. The first two ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 01/14 1.0 out of 5+
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