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Rhapsody of the Seas Cruise Review by cabarr: Rhapsody


cabarr
2 Reviews
Member Since 2012
113 Posts

Member Rating

Cabin 4.0
Dining 4.0
Embarkation 5.0
Enrichment Activities 4.0
Entertainment 3.0
Family & Children Not Rated
Fitness & Recreation 3.0
Public Rooms 4.0
Rates 4.0
Service 5.0
Shore Excursions 4.0
Value for Money 4.0

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Rhapsody

Sail Date: June 2012
Destination: Alaska
Embarkation: Seattle

Pre Cruise: Seattle: Clean, nice city to visit, very walkable, bus transportation inside town center FREE.

Embarkation:Fast and Efficient. (On in 10-15 minutes)

Weather:Rain, fog, cool 60s Bring a windbreaker.

Ship: new IPads by elevators easy to navigate and see what's going on.
New big screen on pool deck...rained most of week didn't get to watch...
Cirque type show in atrium, restaurants and Starbucks (seemed always empty)

Cabins: new flat screen tvs limited channels when sailing
bathrms: new sinks:small faucets:water savers

Entertainment: The Drifters, Comedian(s), Love and Marriage show, The Quest
Bingo: Win a Free Cruise (Big Hit)

Food: Ok seemed very Salty, Windjammer: Limited... Unimpressive!

Overall...Nice cruise but due to weather conditions gathering area very crowded
and Solarium pool/hot tub filled with children.

Debarkation: Fast walk off...Now that's a way to get 100s off a ship More fast!
You can leave w/your luggage at 7:30 am and be at airport in 20-30 minutes depending on traffic. Less


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Cabin review: Rhapsody of the Seas Superior Oceanview Stateroom Deck 7 7022

Deck 7 Forward Very Quiet Watch Cirque show and Centrum from its balcony. Balcony cabin bathroom can actually fit 2 people at a time nice!

Port and Shore Excursions


Mendenhall Glacier

(5)
Great river rafting tour...Mendenhall Glacier and River Got up close and personal with an iceberg Rapids class (3-4) Fun paddling!

Helicopter Tour

(1)
Tour cancelled and rescheduled for afternoon... Never told us, afternoon cancelled as well so we couldn't rebook... Tried to get us to spend 200 more for dog sledding... Very disappointed... with No other options... Messed up our day in Skagway!

Double Decker Bus Tour

(4)
Quick way to see Victoria...A bit pricey for what it was...

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