Royal Caribbean Adventure of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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jd1970
Member Since 2013
1 review
4 forum posts
8 helpful votes
We picked Royal Caribbean since we have traveled on Celebrity and Carnival before and wanted to experience another brand. This ship was going into dry dock after this cruise for a facelift so it will be nice to see it when it reappears. ... Read more
Goldengram
Member Since 2007
3 reviews
51 forum posts
8 helpful votes
My son and I both like the southern Caribbean itinerary but hadn't been there recently. Sailing from San Juan was a plus because we could easily fly in the same day avoiding the extra expense of an overnight there due to the Adventure ... Read more
Llonergan3
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
53 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
Love that most, @ least 80% were an older crowd, 65 or older!!! Didn't have to deal with drama queens or drunks!!! I hope I able to find anther cruise like it!!! The food, staff, and shows were fantastic!!! The itinerary wa perfect, even ... Read more
kaylewchuk
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
I went on a cruise with my best friend and I in one room and my dad and his girlfriend in another. We sailed out of San Juan and were droven directly to the port from the airport. Embarkation was smooth and only took about 30 minutes from ... Read more
kboggs12
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
This was my first cruise. I thoroughly enjoyed every part of it. The food was fantastic, service was stellar but the ship (due to dry dock and get a makeover this year) was a bit tired and in need of an overhaul. Due to a hurricane, our ... Read more
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grapeman91
Member Since 2012
1 review
9 forum posts
8 helpful votes
We choose RCCL as this was always our favorite cruise lines after doing 16 previous cruises with several other cruise lines. Well needless to say we were extremely disappointed for a number of reasons. First off, the only choice for news ... Read more
birdie16
Member Since 2002
1 review
948 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
We cruised on the Adventure of the Seas eight years ago and really enjoyed it. When I saw the deal on a balcony with an itinerary that I liked we grabbed it! We are both 62 years old, from Arizona and this was our 25th cruise. We were ... Read more
GoodWitch1964
Member Since 2016
1 review
24 helpful votes
Well we just returned from our 9/10/16 departure from San Juan Royal Caribbean Adventure of the Seas cruise,,,it was the most disappointing cruise I've ever taken...until this cruise, we have ALWAYS bragged on Royal Caribbean, but no ... Read more
JGTF
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
5 helpful votes
This was our first cruise and it was great. Took us a few days to figure out everything the ship had to offer and after that we really enjoyed ourselves. We probably went overboard (no pun intended) with excursions as we did two in ... Read more
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gary9534
Member Since 2006
3 reviews
1 forum post
8 helpful votes
I have been on over 30 Royal Caribbean cruises! Diamond Plus! I have been on many other cruise lines. Overall ,I feel that Royal Caribbean gives you the best experience ,and value for your money. I do prefer the Oasis and ... Read more
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Wilsonsmama224
Member Since 2008
1 review
1 forum post
7 helpful votes
Cabin #9376 This cabin was in the aft of the ship. It is an "adjoining room". We could hear our neighbors next door quite clearly so next time we cruise, we are making sure our room adjoins no one. Our room was very well kept. ... Read more
lisarh
Member Since 2016
1 review
19 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
We booked this cruise in February 2016 and my 2 sisters and our husbands just wanted a trip together. After losing our son in June, my husband and I weren't planning on going but in the end, decided we needed a distraction. It was a very ... Read more
tapmd
Member Since 2011
1 review
90 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Nice itinerary, although I would have preferred a sea day in the middle of the cruise. Five ports in a row was a bit hectic. No time to really relax and recharge unless we didn't go into a port. The ship is definitely in need of ... Read more
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sunflowergirl66
Member Since 2008
5 reviews
269 forum posts
17 helpful votes
I read alot of reviews that complained about the food and the service as well as statements that the ship is old and in need of work. OK here is my totally honest opinion from someone who has cruised alot with RCCL and has been on old, new ... Read more
Daffydk1
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
18 forum posts
4 helpful votes
We chose this cruise for the itinerary and starting point of San Juan. We wanted lots of port days in interesting locations and we planned to extend our trip in PR for few days. Both ideas worked out very well. We were able to visit ... Read more
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tmilak
Member Since 2007
1 review
417 forum posts
6 helpful votes
We are a family of for from NJ and chose this cruise mostly for the itninerary (SJ, SXM, Bonaire, Aruba and Curacao). We did not have high expectations as the AOS is an older ship and does not have many bells and whistles. Embarkation: ... Read more
gpquinn
Member Since 2015
1 review
19 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Had an enjoyable cruise. I feel like Adventure doesn't know if it's a charming smaller ship or one of the mega ships...it's stuck in between. It has a promenade, but no name brand stores (like Michael Kors on Indy). It has a Giovanni's ... Read more
spunke
Member Since 2005
6 reviews
111 forum posts
9 helpful votes
This was our 18 cruises and our 12th with RCCL/Celebrity. Our last 8 or so cruises have been on Celebrity so we were anxious to see the difference with RCCL.. We choose the Adventure for the interlay, we love the southern caribbean. My ... Read more
Momkimecon
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
Have been on many cruises with Carnival. We chose this one because of the itinerary. The ship, food and entertainment were lacking. We will not use Royal Caribbean again. The cabins are the same on both but this boat is tired looking. ... Read more
Maryland4
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
9 helpful votes
Very nice week-long cruise on the Adventure of the Seas. Although the ship is scheduled for a bit of a make-over this fall, it was still in very good shape. We liked the layout of the ship, particularly the main promenade on 5. ... Read more
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winnky333
Member Since 2007
3 reviews
13 forum posts
5 helpful votes
I cannot understand how anyone can complain about the ship and staff. The ship was spotless and the service was fabulous. Our waiter and assistant waiter, Nitesh and Perminas knew our tastes by the end of the first evening. They were so ... Read more
lgh34609
Member Since 2015
1 review
70 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
This was a cruise to celebrate my 50th, took Adventure because of the itinerary with some islands we haven't been to before. Didn't have hot water for 1st 3 days, after getting hot water it was to hot because now we didn't have any cold ... Read more
asian mama
Member Since 2010
1 review
2 forum posts
6 helpful votes
It had taken me 4 years to do this trip because of mixed reviews that I've read here in cruise critic but my dream of going to Southern Caribbean won. If you're like me, I do recommend to go ahead, read the reviews here but it eventually ... Read more
thsmithjr
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
The ship is worn and dated. Except for a couple of crew members the crew was under whelming and didn't care about the service they provided. I believe prepaid gratuities go a long ways in the drop off in service that we saw this cruise. ... Read more
LMK5
Member Since 2016
1 review
35 forum posts
11 helpful votes
This was our first cruise so I have nothing to compare it to, but our family of 5, including 3 teenagers, was very satisfied. I was a little apprehensive about Adventure of the Seas based on some reviews saying it was "tired." We ... Read more
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