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424 Royal Caribbean Baltic Sea Cruise Reviews

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Sam Pearson
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Firstly I want to congratulate Alla Tours, an independent tour company operating in St Petersburg (book via internet, you pay US dollars cash on the day of the tour, go for the Faberge tour). The tour was very good and when compared to the ... Read more
SusieCruiseAddict
Member Since 2014
1 review
6 helpful votes
Fantastic itinerary visiting Honningsvag, Olden, Tromso, Geiranger, Bergen, Alesund. Perfect ship for the trip too with great staff and really good service. We wanted to visit the North Cape and see the Midnight sun, but we experienced ... Read more
subtchr
Member Since 2005
1 review
2,101 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We sailed on Navigator of the Seas from Southampton to Norway, with stops at Bergen, Olden, Alesund, and Stavanger. Originally this cruise was scheduled with an extra day, and included a stop at Flam, but several months before, that was ... Read more
Cruiserbarbie
Member Since 2012
3 reviews
99 forum posts
14 helpful votes
Some quick comments for our visit to Copenhagen, Stockholm, Tallinn, St. Petersburg, Helsinki, Bergen and Olso: with so many countries, my worry about currency was a waste of time. Credit cards are used virtually everywhere. Might want ... Read more
aviator1945
Member Since 2012
1 review
267 forum posts
17 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This was our third cruise with the Serenade; the two previous ones were in the Med, covering both the eastern and western parts of that beautiful region. In all we have now sailed 29 nights on the Serenade, more than any other ship in the ... Read more

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sprint213
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
30 forum posts
12 helpful votes
We’re a couple in our mid/late 50’s and have sailed with RCL eight times before, including twice to the Mediterranean. We’ve been loyal to Royal and are now Emerald members of Crown and Anchor. (We already have another ... Read more
saintlad
Member Since 2016
1 review
12 helpful votes
We chose the Serenade of the Seas because of the port of calls. We sailed from Copenhagen to Stockholm, Estonia, St. Petersburg, and Helsinki. Overall we had a real nice time. The ship is a little older but has that throwback elegance ... Read more
Talent312
Member Since 2003
3 reviews
78 forum posts
10 helpful votes
We've cruised with RCL before, and with Carnival and NCL, primarily in the Caribbean our of Florida. We've also traveled in Europe before. But this was our first overseas cruise. We found Serenade's Baltic Cruise to be well-organized ... Read more
_wayne_
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
18 helpful votes
royal caribbean get it wrong again, ship was superb, cabin was lovely, very well set out balcony cabin. first night came back to cabin no steward had been in. no clean towels or bed made etc, 1st morning waited approx 30 minutes for a ... Read more
travelbug52
Member Since 2011
1 review
I rarely bother to write reviews, but I felt that his one had to be done. We boarded in Harwich for a Baltic cruise, and then stayed on board for the TransAtlantic cruise to Boston. I combined my thoughts on this cruise with the cruise ... Read more

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Psychoengineer
Member Since 2015
1 review
This was our first cruise with RCL, following previous experience with Cunard and NCL. We were a family of 3 (2 adults, 1 child of 11) also travelling with extended family. This was our first cruise where we sailed from the UK, we ... Read more
sam49
Member Since 2009
1 review
91 forum posts
18 helpful votes
Sailed August 2015
Wow what a fabulous cruise. I was a little worried having read some of the previous reviews that Seranade was past her best; that is definately not the case. We boarded quickly in Copenhagen and set off to explore. The ship is clean ... Read more
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cmoinho
Member Since 2015
1 review
2 helpful votes
Crew was outstanding in servicing our family during meal times. They made this cruise less disappointing to us. The itinerary is perfect, great selection of cities with good range of excursions and tour options. Royal Tots was ok. Our room ... Read more
Notts
Member Since 2015
1 review
We aren't people who spend time in a hotel room, so basic rooms that are adequate are fine. Adequate being the operative word. The room consists of a large bed with two overhead beds. Yes the bunk beds are above the adults head so you are ... Read more
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cap622
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
14 forum posts
The Brilliance of the Seas cruise to the Norwegian fjords and Iceland was far below what we have come to expect and appreciate from RCL. The ship looks "tired" and well worn, with very dirty areas seen as the glass elevators ... Read more

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Gigrace
Member Since 2014
1 review
12 forum posts
RCCL has been our favorite among the five different cruise lines we have traveled. We were not disappointed on this cruise. Food in the dining room was outstanding. For casual dining we loved the Solarium with the sun, pool and food ... Read more
finemusic
Member Since 2012
5 reviews
82 forum posts
Sailed July 2015
We arrived in London 3 days before departure . We took the train to Harwich which is an easy one hour journey. Check in was easy and took about 10 minutes The food was hit and miss. One night I ordered a medium steak but it was so ... Read more
ozgirl8
Member Since 2014
1 review
3 forum posts
5 helpful votes
I loved this Cruise Adventure,it was a great History Lesson,over 13 nights we had just one full day at sea,as most reviews complain about food and petty things I could not fault the Crew attitude and service,but then I do not expect a ... Read more
ginacoco
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
54 forum posts
6 helpful votes
I'll be writing this review in 2 segments. First, a quick overview and then a detailed review of the ports and details of the cruise. The Good: Our cabin. We were in 9656, a 2 bedroom family suite. The concierge privileges were also ... Read more
Andy_Andy
Member Since 2015
1 review
9 helpful votes
My 14 night Baltic cruise during the summer of 2015 with Royal Caribbean on the Serenade Seas was two different experiences. The Ports of Call and the ship herself were a 5 Star experience. Royal Caribbean as a company provided a 1 Star ... Read more

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IlkleyGal
Member Since 2009
6 reviews
3 forum posts
Unfortunately we never anticipated the huge numbers of bored and badly behaved children that would prove to be the downfall of this cruise. We had decided that this was not a child friendly itinerary and how right we were. Unfortunately ... Read more
Vorlina
Member Since 2012
1 review
1 forum post
We are semi-regular cruisers with RCCL, with Platinum status. We last cruised with them in 2012 (Serenade around the Med). I am mobility disabled and typically travel with my husband. This is a long review, apologies. Ship - I find the ... Read more
matthewbaty
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
3 helpful votes
After several years bringing up young children, working busy jobs, generally getting older, more tired and fatter, this was a much anticipated 1st real holiday for us and the children. We got our first taste of cruising on Serenade of ... Read more
nycbob
Member Since 2009
1 review
29 forum posts
4 helpful votes
My wife and I recently returned from our Northern Europe / Baltic Sea cruise on the Royal Caribean's Serenade of the Seas from July 12 to July 19th. We have been on 14 cruise, dating back to t 1996, and this our second trip with RCCL. We ... Read more
pb08691
Member Since 2014
1 review
1 forum post
2 helpful votes
My wife and I have been taking cruises at least once a year for the last several years. Most of these have been on Royal Caribbean. We have very happy with the service on all RCL cruises and this was no exception. Sailing was exceptionally ... Read more

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