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1,036 Royal Caribbean First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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688
Very Good
191
Average
69
Poor
43
Terrible
21
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Fantastic! onehorsemedia
04/15
We decided to try a seven day cruise to see if we liked it. Well that was an understatement, we LOVED it! Radiance of ... Read more
Poor Service bbilaki@gmail.com
04/15
After hearing about all the positive spin about this ship, I decided to take the family on a cruise, only to be left ... Read more
04/15
I returned home yesterday from my 1st cruise. This was an incentive trip that my wife had earned through her direct ... Read more
It was our very first RC cruise. Overwhelming is an understatement, we didn't know what to look at or do first. ... Read more
This was our first cruise and we selected this ship because of the length of the trip as well as the ports included. We ... Read more

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Loved it! jeanie60
04/15
We returned home yesterday from an 8 night Bahamas cruise. We absolutely love this ship. I had read previous ... Read more
04/15
We went on our first cruise for our honeymoon. We loved our experience on Serenade of the Seas. Our room was an ... Read more
04/15
We went on our first cruise for our honeymoon. We loved our experience on Serenade of the Seas. Our room was an ... Read more
Royal Caribbean 7 day cruise on Adventure of the Seas As a first time cruiser I am here to share some things we ... Read more
1) I must've understood wrong but I was expecting to be able to get a different drink package every day. I didn't want ... Read more

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Initially I was worried about cruising as I am not good on boats but we have so many friends who love cruising we ... Read more
I Loved my 1st Cruise Jennifer_l@bigpond.com
04/15
Absolutely loved it !! A slight changer to the itinerary, but understandable, due to Cyclone Pam. I really hardly ... Read more
I have many pix of Sting Ray City........I will post if anyone would like to see them. Our kids had the best time ... Read more
Royal Nightmare!!!!! lilangel247365
04/15
We booked our cruise a year in advance and was very excited but it was short lived. We were suppose to board the ship ... Read more
As a first time cruiser I crept all over cruise critic to find the haves and have nots , the do's and don'ts and the ... Read more

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Beyond Amazing.... aclements25
04/15
Cabins and restaurants were amzingly clean and well run. Staff was very friendly, especially the Schooner Bar staff of ... Read more
Our TA confirmed that a short 4 day cruise is a great way to sample a cruise. We were not disappointed in the least! ... Read more
My wife and I are seasoned cruisers with roughly 60 cruises, mostly on Celebrity. I don't think the Grandeur should ... Read more
Amazing! Scott4bud
04/15
The Allure of the Seas was truly amazing. Great ship with amazing staff. All of the shows are top notch. Chicago was ... Read more
First cruise foley jill
04/15
As this was our first cruise we were of course a little apprehensive however this experience exceeded all our ... Read more

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Hi! We just returned from the 3-28 to 4-4 Western Caribbean sailing on Serenade of the Seas out of New Orleans. We ... Read more
Disappointed Nomads77
04/15
First and last cruise with RCL. We were looking forward to many nights being entertained with their " world class ... Read more
The process for boarding was terrific. Our room and balcony were terrific. The staff could not have been nicer or ... Read more
As this was our first cruise, ever, we really had nothing to compare it too but stories from other people who cruise a ... Read more
Overall rock44melnix
04/15
I did a lot of research leading up to our cruise which was a 5 day Western Caribbean on Liberty of the Seas. I read ... Read more

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