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  • Private Islands: Labadee and CocoCay
  • Onboard fun includes FlowRider surf simulators and rock climbing walls
  • 25 ships that sail to countries on six continents
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8,269 Royal Caribbean Family Cruise Reviews
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nikkiinvierno
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed four weeks ago
Fantastic food in the restaurants and in the windjammer, we never usually eat in self service on board but had to as shore days there was no other option but we were pleasantly surprised at the quality and selection, well done chef Andrew ... Read more
Cat Cat
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
It was my first cruise trip. Very impressed by the nice facilities and high qualities and variety of the restaurants. Some restaurants charged a reasonable price for special food items such as hot pot (good value for money). Excellent ... Read more
PembrokePair
Member Since 2013
1 review
4 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
Needed a short get-away....took a shot on the Majesty. New Cruise Director, older ship. Pleasantly surprised. CLEAN everywhere. Bobby Broughton was the perfect "replacement" for Marc Walker. Service was great...food in ... Read more
curious adventurer
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed four weeks ago
An extended family picked this trip to do as a family birthday celebration. + The activities for kids were fantastic! + Also, the seniors seemed to love the shows. + And all the staff & services were superb! However, ... Read more
veera25
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed four weeks ago
The Pleasant trip overall. Very good onboard activities, clean stateroom, friendly staff, especially very very beautiful CocoCay island. Embarkation and Disembarkation went very smooth. Being an Indian with US work visa, we were never ... Read more
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Black13
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 forum posts
3 helpful votes
My wife and I decided to cruise for the experience of cruising. We both have heard a lot about the various cruise lines and the great travels. So, we decided to experience it firsthand. We decided to take a smaller ship on our first cruise ... Read more
gandebailey
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Enchantment of Seas review Arrival and Departure: Excellent; Well organized Cabin: Comfortable bed and sofa; Ample towels; Housekeeping prompt every morning Cabinets greasy and full of fingerprints. Drawers had hair in them. ... Read more
Groycynne
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed four weeks ago
Service with a smile! The staff are friendly and knowledgeable. My dinning experience was impeccable, including room service. All the staff wore clean well pressed uniforms and exhibited service with a smile 24/7. The Windjammer and ... Read more
mleng
Member Since 2010
5 reviews
34 forum posts
My family has been on 10 cruises. This is one of the better ones. Embarkation was good. We received an email from Royal Caribbean a couple of days before the departure date that they would have a Coast Guard inspection that morning ... Read more
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Sloopy65
Member Since 2011
1 review
1 forum post
1 helpful vote
Sailed four weeks ago
We chose this cruise because all three port visits were in destinations we had never visited before. But our primary destination was Allure of the Seas herself. We've been dreaming of a cruise on an Oasis class ship since the launch of ... Read more
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ladyvee3
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
we chose this ship because we wanted to experience the oasis class ship...we were very much pleased with everything on this ship! i will DEFINETLY sail on this ship in the very near future!!!My nephew(age 14) enjoyed himself so much, the ... Read more
Clemmie50
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed four weeks ago
Family members (6 total) decided take this cruise together. Embarkation was a little hectic and delayed due to the ship not being able to port on time due to weather. Muster was a little chaotic and long, other passengers not listening to ... Read more
rethaanne
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
I chose this cruise because of the itinerary and the brand. I have had some really great cruises on Celebrity, which is owned by Royal Caribbean. I have also cruised on Royal before. The handicap accessible room is very roomy and ... Read more
HayleyD
Member Since 2017
1 review
This was my first time cruising, and I can confidently say that I have no interest in looking into other cruise companies. My time on Royal Caribbean's 'Oasis of the Seas' met all of my cruising needs, and then some. Every single crew ... Read more
beginning of the earth
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
This was my second time on Liberty of the Seas. It is a beautiful ship. We took 2 of our young teenage grandsons. They were able to take advantage of the climbing wall, the ice skating, basketball, miniature golf, the pools, movies and ... Read more
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Lowlacat
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 forum post
Sailed four weeks ago
My husband and I planned this cruise for our honeymoon and had a fabulous time! We had an inside stateroom which made me nervous at first but it was great! We really only spent time in our rooms to change and sleep. The beds were great ... Read more
bjauned
Member Since 2013
1 review
The service in the restaurants was substandard (except for our main dining room server & assistant they were great). The food in the main dining area was just okay. The customer service staff was argumentative, rude, dismissive, and ... Read more
tawcat
Member Since 2002
10 reviews
1,126 forum post
4 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
Not going to bore you will the stuff everyone knows. Embarkation: Ship was delayed due to weather. The process of check-in was smooth. Didn't actually get on the ship until after 1pm. Cabins were ready at 3pm. RCCL credited ... Read more
SCOTEA1
Member Since 2017
1 review
Sailed four weeks ago
My brother and sister-in-law gave me this cruise for my 70th birthday! Definitely will be looking to do another cruise and hopefully with the same staff! everyone was so friendly and helpful, and even the passengers were all as ... Read more
CustodioFamily
Member Since 2015
1 review
3 forum posts
Sailed four weeks ago
We had a Wonderful Cruise. Embarking was quick at the Customs Line. The staff were so friendly and were ready to assist at every moment. The entertainment team was alive and vibrant and positive and so adrenaline filled you couldn't help ... Read more
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krlkrsy
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
We choose this cruise as a last minute cruise (within 40 days) because we are cruise fanatics and in need of a cruise since our last one (December 2016). We were Diamond members and now will be Diamond Plus. We have always enjoyed the ... Read more
lynnscor
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
I chose RCI based on recommendations from friends and family. The boat is enormous and there is something for everyone to enjoy. We had an ocean-view room with a balcony on Deck 8. It was cramped for 4 people but adequate. Our ... Read more
DannyMasterson
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 forum post
1 helpful vote
Sailed four weeks ago
We chose Oasis of the Seas for our family vacation due to the numerous onboard amenities and it didn't disappoint. We traveled with our three boys (9,10,11). They enjoyed the basketball court, Flowrider, Ziplining, and pools. There were ... Read more
CanuckCrusier
Member Since 2017
1 review
8 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
We chose this cruise because of the ships amenities and the activities that it supposedly offered for our 2 and 9 year old children. We were wrong... We had a very disappointing cruise experience, and decided before we left the ship ... Read more
Coffeechick70
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
This was our third cruise (Second with Royal) and overall it was a great experience. The staff is always friendly and helpful. We chose this cruise because we like departing from the New York area and it went to Bermuda which we had not ... Read more
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