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1,066 Royal Caribbean First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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196
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71
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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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As a first cruise we thought we were in a good time. Man we were mistaken. We booked this several months in advanced. ... Read more
03/15
I'll keep this short since I really don't have a comparison point. My family had a great time on the Navigator. It ... Read more
03/15
My husband and I got married in Vegas 8/14/2013 and never took a honeymoon. We decided to do it for our first ... Read more
Background: This was a spring break cruise for my girlfriend and me. Neither of us has done a cruise, but we love a ... Read more
This is my first cruise with Royal Caribbean. We travel in a group of 8 (extended family) with 2 connecting rooms. We ... Read more

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03/15
My hubby and I have never been on a cruise before...this was our first time, but as many have warned us, it will not be ... Read more
03/15
This was my first cruise and I'm so happy I finally took the leap. My adult daughter and I spent 4 nights on ... Read more
First Time Cruiser Calders mom
03/15
My husband and I enjoyed our first cruise to the Western Caribbean. The embarkation process was efficient and the ... Read more
02/15
Please note this was my 1st cruise ever and I loved ever moment of it. I had read previous reviews and I was aware of ... Read more
02/15
We are 2 seniors and we have just returned from our first cruise. The ship is beautiful and the service was excellent. ... Read more

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