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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: 1212

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
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, 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+
Explorer is an Oldie but Goodie by bluec4me

We were on the April 19th sailing to Bermuda. Arrived at pier about 12:30. Waited in car line ... continue

Bermuda 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
Fun cruise but NOT the Oasis by fitzmella

This is my second cruise with RCCL. My first cruise was on the Oasis. Booking the Explorer I ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
What's not to like.. .you're cruising! by makethegrade


this was our 8th cruise and 7th on RCCL. We had been on this same agenda on ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
Some rough seas but a great time by krazy_dave

I took my first ever cruise on Explorer last December and was instantly hooked. My wife took her ... continue

Bermuda 05/14 5+ out of 5+
Disappointed by jerseygirl74

This was our 19th cruise and our shortest cruise. We usually do B2B, but I am happy we weren't ... continue

Bermuda 05/14 Not Rated
Very Disappointing by mtbdance

Completed a 9-night cruise aboard the Explorer with a total of 13 family members raining from ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 3.0 out of 5+
Great Itinerary, but lost days to cold weather by songbert

Leaving out of Cape Liberty was very convenient, since we live in CT.  We took the Academy ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
Cruise with Family by mollymaloney

We left out of Port Liberty. Check in went smoothly. I suggest you arrive between 10:30/11:00 to ... continue

Bermuda 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
25th with hubby by tripletvan

We were a little dissappointed with our St. Maarteen ATV excursion as we were not told that we ... continue

Eastern Caribbean 04/14 5.0 out of 5+
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+
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