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2,120 Royal Caribbean Bahamas Cruise Reviews
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prairiedog3
Member Since 2016
1 review
I had low expectations based on reading many reviews and the price tag for the cruise we took. All in all we had a lot of fun but there were things lacking. You get what you pay for. I was pleasantly surprised by the rooms. We had two ... Read more
michel1030
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed two weeks ago
This was our first cruise and we were very happy we tried it-- had a great time! The ship, Empress of the Seas, is the smallest in the RC fleet; accommodates 1800 guests, and therefore not overwhelming. Experienced cruisers might find the ... Read more
pacificoisthebest
Member Since 2013
1 review
2 forum posts
We got a really good last minute deal and decided to go with our friends. The reviews on CC were not good, and we were wondering what we would experience. We were very pleasantly surprised. Our oceanview room was clean, centrally ... Read more
fan1965
Member Since 2011
1 review
23 forum posts
1 helpful vote
I know Majesty is an older, smaller ship, but still great fun! The staff was extremely friendly, smiled with every greeting, and easy to communicate with. The food was hot and delicious, entertainmennt for the most part was great fun. Deck ... Read more
galaxrex
Member Since 2007
1 review
35 forum posts
My wife and I completed a short Thanksgiving cruise on the Majesty of the Seas. All in all it was a perfectly delightful three days of fun. We thought we must have been on another ship based on some of the negative reviews about Majesty. ... Read more
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Jenwhw
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed three weeks ago
We chose this cruise for my husband and our two teenage girls:13 and 16. We had 2 inside cabins side by side, on deck 2. First off:we arrived at the port at 11am and were on board by 11:15 am, no joke!! We needed a short cruise due to ... Read more
VASOXFANN
Member Since 2008
4 reviews
2,061 forum posts
1 helpful vote
My husband and I spent Thanksgiving week aboard Royal Caribbean’s Grandeur of the Seas out of Baltimore. This was my fourth cruise on RC and eleventh overall, and it was DH’s first on RC and fifth overall. We’ve cruised ... Read more
Barnard31216
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 helpful votes
The ship is older but still in pretty good shape. The crew was incredible. The facilities nice, although there is only one pool and it is small. Food was average to good, not great. Activities are plentiful, something for everyone. ... Read more
Bacchus2010
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
23 forum posts
Sailed three weeks ago
After many sailings on Norwegian, I was open to try other Cruise lines so when my brother asked me to vacation with his family over Thanksgiving, it was the perfect opportunity to do so. RCI presents an image of an above average vacation ... Read more
CruiseLvrFromDE
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
+ Convenient for people in north east area.  No need of air travel + Great covered parking facility at the Bayonne Port.  Reasonable price of $20 per day + Modern ship, great wi-fi, nice & modern facilities, bigger ... Read more
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milril44
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
This was our first trip aboard a Quantum Class ship (as opposed to a Vision Class ship in the RC line): PROS: 1. Bumper car experience was understandably short in order to accommodate everyone, but very fun! 2. Service at Chic and ... Read more
Margaret Mihlebach
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed three weeks ago
The food was wonderful. WE enjoyed the Lobster tails. They were delicious. The room was pretty and clean. embarkation and disembarkation went very well. The man who handle our luggage was wonderful. The ship is beautiful.the dining was ... Read more
Carpe Diem Gal
Member Since 2010
1 review
37 forum posts
We are Diamond Plus cruisers and couldn't be happier. We were hesitant to book this cruise because of the negative reviews but are so HAPPY we listened to our gut feelings. We wanted to see and experience all the technology and share ... Read more
civichkb
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed three weeks ago
We traveling with two kids and 2 other families. The housekeeping was amazing, our cabin was cleaned two times a day. During our day activity, he turned our sofa bed back. So after our day activity our cabin are clean and with spaces as ... Read more
cruzcruzcruz
Member Since 2012
5 reviews
1 forum post
Sailed three weeks ago
We chose Port Liberty for ease of access during school vacation for the grandkids. They had a ball! Boarding was the most efficient ever, and we've boarded cruise ships about 40 times. We thought the restaurant scheme with daily ... Read more
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sjkosowski
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed three weeks ago
sister had traveled 2 other royal caribbean ships. loved the service and class of staff. The bigger dining rooms were not up to expectations.so we went to windjammer for reaming meals. the atmosphere was great. wished there were more ... Read more
lil2545
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed four weeks ago
Attended a Family reunion on Allure of the Sea's, a great way to meet up and create long and lasting memories, with family and friends until we meet again. Great way to dine and shop and visiti interesting sea ports. Delicious food and ... Read more
bcaha
Member Since 2010
4 reviews
86 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
We wanted a short cruise and we were concerned about going on a "smaller" ship. We've only been on Voyager or larger. We were pleasantly surprised and enjoyed the size of the Enchantment. We also thought it was well maintained. ... Read more
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booty5584
Member Since 2016
1 review
We sailed on the Empress of the Seas for a 4 day cruise as a quick getaway for me and my wife. Now before I start, I did not have a bad time and did enjoy myself but it could have been better. I booked this trip through BJ's warehouse and ... Read more
Moodussnare
Member Since 2013
5 reviews
2 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed four weeks ago
We cruised November, 17 2016 from Port Miami. Being loyal Royal Caribbean cruisers we were looking to burn up some vacation time from work before the end of the year. When we found a great getaway deal for two on the Empress it seemed ... Read more
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Coxfamily2013
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed four weeks ago
Ok! We just got back (Nov 18- Nov 21) and had a blast!!! Ship was clean. Our room attendant was phenomenal. Be sure and go to Schooners for the piano man or to just hang out and ask for Havi. He was one of the best servers ever. The entire ... Read more
ExplorerCA
Member Since 2004
1 review
72 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Majesty is showing its age. I know that. But I used to enjoy Monarch of the Seas (Majesty's sister) and Majesty had just been moved nearby to my home. I figured that I could enjoy the sea and do some work and some studying while gaining ... Read more
porcupine_shaver
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
we chose this cruise for the ports. Miami, Nassau, Cococay and Key west. We arrived at cococay early in the morning and it was raining. After 1.5 to 2 hours, an announcement was made that the seas were too rough and we would be departing ... Read more
Oliver22
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed four weeks ago
After booking this cruise I was a little nervous after reading past reviews in august thru oct. A few were complaining that the ship needed a makeover stupid things like rust on the balcony and oak in the interior! The whole ship ... Read more
kacruise2
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed four weeks ago
Since we were in Florida for a family wedding, we found a great deal for this 4 day cruise. The ship is one of the oldest in the Royal Caribbean fleet and looking at recent reviews on line we didn't have high expectations. But honestly ... Read more
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