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1,026 Royal Caribbean First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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189
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68
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41
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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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This was our first cruise and it was awful. Was it that the ship was filled with rude, lewd, snotty college kids? That ... Read more
My husband took me on this cruise to celebrate my birthday. It was all new to us, so we had nothing to compare it to. ... Read more
04/15
This was my first cruise. I was lucky enough to have earned a cruise for two through a holiday contest at work. This ... Read more
Friends of ours who are vetaran cruisers invited us to join them on one of these ship filler deals where you can book ... Read more
I went on the allure of the seas on march 22 with my parents, grandpa, and two older sisters for a 7 night western ... Read more

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04/15
We are back from our cruise on the Serenade of the Seas. This was our first ever cruise, and we really enjoyed the ... Read more
04/15
Our experience with Royal Caribbean and the Splendour of the Seas was impressive given it was our first cruise. I have ... Read more
BACKGROUND. Following a family bereavement, we had the opportunity to celebrate our belated 25th wedding anniversary by ... Read more
As a new cruiser, I have only small river barges as comparison, but I loved this trip on the Navigator! The crew, every ... Read more
03/15
Having never been on one before, we were very happy with how everything went. We were lucky enough to be cruising with ... Read more

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