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Majesty of the Seas
Majesty of the Seas
Member Name: Live_well
Cruise Date: August 2012
Embarkation: Miami
Destination: Bahamas
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Booking Method: Cruise Line
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Member Rating   3.0 out of 5+
Dining 2.0
Public Rooms Not Rated
Cabins 3.0
Entertainment 4.0
Spa & Fitness Not Rated
Family & Children (By Age Group)
Shore Excursions 3.0
Embarkation 2.0
Service 4.0
Value-for-Money 4.0
Rates 3.0
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Average experience
As a first time cruiser I expected much more. I am glad I tried a 3 night version. I am not sure I ever want to go for an entire week ever!!

Cons:

-Food is plentiful but not exceptional. The restaurant appears classy but the food is average. After the second day I was ready for land.

-YOU HAVE to go through the casino to go the theater/stage. The smoke filled place is not my cup of tea yet we had to enter and exit through there many a time.

-The cabin rooms are TINY !! Everyone says you aren't supposed to be there but be on the ship. But we did come many a time to the room to change, to shower, to rest.

-There is a charge for classes at the gym. The minimum purchase ticket for Bingo is $32.

-Drinks, soda and bottled water are expensive.

-Boarding and disembarking takes time. It is boring.

-Beware the aqua park at Coco Cay is more appropriate for children 7 and above. You have to be fit and strong.

-The Atlantis excursion is too expensive if bought on ship.

Pros:

-There are a LOT of activities on the ship. They try to cater to just about everybody. We enjoyed a free jewelry making session one afternoon.

-You get to see a new place both on Saturday (beach access is free) and Sunday morning (Bahamas).

-We enjoyed the live music and night shows in the theater.

-Staff was friendly.

-Awesome desserts.

-You don't feel the ship move at all and you totally forget that you are on a ship.

Suggestions:

-Why not serve peanuts on the house in the bar area and with all drinks?

-Why not make non-alchoholic drinks free (at least one a day per person).

-The theater room is way too chilly. So are quite a few other areas. There is such a drastic difference in temperature when you step into the deck.

-Too much chlorine in the pool water.

-Hire an assistant chef who specializes in vegetarian / Indian cuisine. The veg food needs drastic improvement.

-It is nice to sing and make the birthday person feel special ....but why not let them keep the hat as souvenir.

-Why not give away the sample pics instead of throwing them away?

-Please consider light entertainment (balloon makers for kids, jugglers etc) on Monday morning too so that we leave with good memories :-) The lines/waiting to disembark is slow.

-Consider a deck eating area for breakfast and lunch (outside Windjammer). It would be nice to eat in the open.

Publication Date: 09/01/12
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