Royal Caribbean Brilliance of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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SokoNC
Member Since 2016
1 review
17 forum posts
1 helpful vote
My husband and I went on this 8 night cruise for our honeymoon! We wanted to do a Mediterranean cruise and trusted the Royal Caribbean name; that's why we chose Royal Caribbean. I have sailed two other times on RC in the Caribbean. ... Read more
Jimmy the one
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed four weeks ago
This cruise was chosen as it was the only one we could fit into our schedule of attending a wedding in Santorini. We have sailed with RC before and this made the choice easier .also along with the destinations on this cruise it seemed an ... Read more
TrevJan
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed four weeks ago
We were recommended Royal Caribbean by friends and this cruise was a perfect length for us as first timers, just in case we didn't like it but we loved it and will definitely cruise again. The only disappointments were that the wi-fi ... Read more
annshops
Member Since 2017
1 review
My husband and I took this cruise because we wanted to see as much of Europe as possible. The ports of call were ideal and enabled us to visit Italy Spain and France in the 8 day period. Corsica was our favorite and we took the train ... Read more
Coleen72
Member Since 2017
1 review
We chose this cruise based on the itinerary and were not disappointed; French Rivera, Rome, Florence, Palma De Mallorca were fantastic in every way. The atmosphere on the ship was very pleasant and relaxed. Main Dining was fantastic with ... Read more
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knuterik
Member Since 2017
1 review
We selected this cruise because we wanted to have a relaxed vaccation with all kinds of activities on hand. This would give us the opportunities to do what we wanted the actual day depending on healthsituation and interests. Travling in a ... Read more
jules38
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed four weeks ago
We had been on the Brilliance five years ago to India and were impressed back then . This time we cruised with my parents celebrating their 80th birthday and my daughter celebrating her 30th birthday this year around the med, the cruise ... Read more
FUN33
Member Since 2007
1 review
1,214 forum post
We were on Brilliance for 7 B2B cruises – this was the finale. What a fantastic crew – happy, smiling, passionate, people pleasing 24/7. Was nice to return to a Radiance Class ship after spending so much time on Oasis, Quantum ... Read more
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70andcruising
Member Since 2017
1 review
19 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed May 2017
We chose this cruise for the ports of call.They had great ports however the timing was not the best. The Rome port was on a Sunday which is not the best time. MOst Sunday the Vatican is closed. This was the last Sunday of the month so ... Read more
llaualacruise
Member Since 2017
1 review
5 helpful votes
Cabin: I traveled with my children. Their beds are not comfortable enough. Dinning: If you want visit a restaurant you have to pay additional cost. Even in your dinning plan (paid already) if you want to eat some plates, also you have ... Read more
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happy to be retired
Member Since 2013
1 review
15 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Loved the itinerary of .Nice, Rome, Florence, Venice, Almalfi, Croatia and Montenegro. Few sea days which makes me happy. We also spent 3 days in Barcelona before the cruise. The food and entertainment were wonderful ...no ... Read more
Outragis
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 forum posts
The ports were the reason we were drawn to this particular cruise, and once we saw how much Brilliance "shines" while at sea, with her top notch staff, we knew it was too good to be true. From Barcelona, to Nice, to Livorno ... Read more
Jyellis
Member Since 2012
1 review
9 forum posts
We had been on 2 prior RCL ships but never had been to many ports in the Mediterranean. We love ship life. The ports were good except for Zadar. We especially loved Montenegro. We found the people and the country enchanting. Venice ... Read more
cazimmerman
Member Since 2009
1 review
23 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
The itinerary sold me on this tour. My sister had never been to Europe so visiting 4 countries and 8 ports were wonderful. We had an ocean-view cabin mid-ship. The location was great; one deck up for dining, one deck down to ... Read more
johannedion
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
We arrived in Bacelone 2 days before saling, and it was great. We had a great time in Barcelone. The ship was great and the cabine also. We had dinner every night on the fift floor (sorry I can't remember the name) the staff in this ... Read more
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Liverpool-Cruiser
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Great range of ports, and a fantastic ship, felt really welcomed. Brilliance of the Seas, has been voted best ship a number of times and now we know why after our cruise. Our Waiters were the best we have have had and our attendant one of ... Read more
Roseand phil
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed May 2017
Spent a few days before our cruise in Barcelona-what a great place!!!Should have booked more days there!!The cruise was great!!Loved all the ports and excursions-a lot to do!!!Entertainment on the boat was outstanding!!Food was very ... Read more
medontelord
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
27 forum posts
We chose this cruise for the itinerary, in particular Venice. Barcelona is a nice city and Familia Sagrada is especially impressive. The ship is in quite nice condition especially given its age. The Centrum (what they call their main ... Read more
mitamukh
Member Since 2017
1 review
We picked this cruise simply for the destinations! We had a seasonal direct flight from Charlotte to Barcelona starting in May and wanted to take advantage of that. Arrived in Barcelona 3 days before sailing to explore and experience the ... Read more
Chunkybuns
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
We chose this cruise as my parents cruise with them regularly. We saw it as a safe bet and I wanted everything to be perfect for our Wedding anniversary and my wife 50th birthday. I want to be clear, we are not picky perfectionists. ... Read more
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Fletcher2017
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed May 2017
This is the only cruise line to chose. Everything was awesome. I can't think of one thing that I did not like. The food was great. So many choices. The shows were outstanding. The slides were so much fun. Our stateroom was clean and never ... Read more
ehwspain
Member Since 2017
1 review
This was our third cruise, we've previously cruised the Mediterranean on the Adventure of the Seas and the Baltic on the Brilliance of the Seas and on both occasions we had nothing to complain about. When we went on this cruise we were ... Read more
SJM5813
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Overall this was a great trip and a very nice ship. I provided less than stellar reviews in a couple areas which I would like to elaborate on. I've sailed mainly on Royal's larger ships (Oasis and Quantum class) in the past and was a ... Read more
rolfarnold
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed May 2017
I chose this cruise for the ports that we landed in. Am a history buff so Rome and Athens were a great place to visit. The cabin was very good. Only thing that could be improved is the pods that go into the coffee machine in the room ... Read more
lillywhite23
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed May 2017
We chose the cruise because of the destinations and Thomas Cook recommendations. Overall we had a lovely time but prices on board (drinks especially were very expensive) However the crew and staff were great and ship was superb. We ... Read more
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