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The 90,090-ton, 2,112-passenger ship Brilliance of the Seas is the second in Royal Caribbean's lovely, mid-sized Radiance class (following, of course, Radiance of the Seas; subsequent siblings ... read more
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Brilliance of the Seas Cruise Reviews: 536

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Brilliance of the seas....Not exactly brilliant. by TimCahill

Took a family cruise over New Year's on this ship - this was my 10th cruise, however it was my ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 2.0 out of 5+
Brilliance of the Seas by FredT

I'd like to preference this review by saying a couple things. First, while being our first RCCL ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
Decent New Year's cruise aboard Brilliance... by JamesJim

Returned two days ago from a five night, New Year's sailing aboard the Brilliance. My 14th ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
Not impressed by jhgramma

Just returned from a Christmas cruise on the Brilliance of the Seas. This was our seventh ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
Fantastic Getaway- Not sure where the negativity is coming from! by scottyc44

I was going to wait a bit to post my review but after reading so many negative reviews about ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 5.0 out of 5+
First Cruise on Royal Carribean by Mike42H

This was our first time cruising with Royal Caribbean after previous cruises with Carnival. We ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 5.0 out of 5+
Somewhat a disapointmentd by charschl

My wife and I decided to give the Brilliance of the Sea a try since we generally liked its ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 3.0 out of 5+
Good cruise but suites not worth it by Vinnyjake

Overall a very enjoyable cruise. Embarkation only took a half hour. Disembarkation was orderly ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 5.0 out of 5+
An excellent cruise on Brilliance of the Seas by DarthGrady

Day 5, The Changeover

We woke up early on our last morning aboard the Carnival Ecstasy. ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
Disappointing by chel98

This was my families first Royal Carribbean cruise and possibly our last. The positives were a ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 3.0 out of 5+
Disappointed by JHappel

First day encountered rude workers, gave the Lattitude coffee shop 2 try's both times vey rude ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
Cruising ain't what she use to be. by travelmaven1939

I have cruised over 150 times since 1979, mostly on the smaller, older ships which were in some ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
What has happened to Royal Caribbean by Cabana Mama

Just returned from a quick trip on Brilliance of the Seas. I am still trying to understand what ... continue

Western Caribbean 12/13 3.0 out of 5+
A Brilliant Cruise on the Brilliance by timh111

This was our second cruise aboard a Royal Caribbean vessel and our 10th overall. Having sailed ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 5.0 out of 5+
Not Happy by priscilly

We left Tampa and we had no problem getting on the ship. Great planning on the part of RCCL as ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 3.0 out of 5+
Great Cruise - my 57th by jhg20852

Mom and I had a fantastic cruise on the Brilliance. This was my 57th and my Mom's 35th cruise. ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 5+ out of 5+
Not Brilliant by mojo226

I have previously sailed with Royal Caribbean seven times...always had an amazing ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 1.0 out of 5+
Disappointed in Royal Caribbean by pghbaby

I am a well seasoned cruiser with more than 25 cruises, the majority with Royal Caribbean. I am, ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 2.0 out of 5+
First Timers by linzi66

We were a party of 4 enjoying the cruise for my mother's 70th birthday. She and her friend had ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 5+ out of 5+
Disappointed Cruise on Brilliance of the Seas by GHALL

We have previously sailed on RC - Oasis, Allure, Freedom, and Liberty and experienced fantastic ... continue

Southern Caribbean 11/13 3.0 out of 5+
Brilliance of the Seas by Chase101

We had a pretty easy embarkation with my husband who is disabled & he uses a cane. They were ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 4.0 out of 5+
First time on Royal Caribbean Line by jcats

Our group of three flew to Tampa from Boston on Friday November 8th. All went smooth as could be ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 4.0 out of 5+
Not too Brilliant by ccsearover

The first RC cruise from Tampa of 2013. 1/3 of Crew was new - they worked hard to fix the ... continue

Western Caribbean 11/13 3.0 out of 5+
Pleasant Surprise by MDNOTMD

The Brilliance of the Seas is an older ship, and so, we did not know what to expect; but we were ... continue

Canada & New England 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
Good Cruise by Kreader

Ship was beautiful! Large cruise group aboard this cruise-over 200 people! Many fun cruise ... continue

Southern Caribbean 10/13 4.0 out of 5+
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