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1,059 Royal Caribbean Galveston Cruise Reviews

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TictacPatty
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed four weeks ago
Great accommodations, fun activities, kids loved the huge water slide and pools. Saturday Night Fever was entertaining not young age appropriate, comedians were entertaining, the Ice Skating show was great. Karaoke was fun. Wave runner a ... Read more
Kwootton9
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
9 helpful votes
This was a family cruise for our 50th wedding anniversary. We are only about 50 miles from Galveston, so I only had to pay for airfare for one family member. The Good: The entertainment was spectacular. The comedian, the ice ... Read more
raypatel
Member Since 2007
1 review
12 forum posts
9 helpful votes
This is my 5th cruise. This was our First time on Royal Caribbean cruise. We sailed on Liberty of the seas on June 26 to July 3, 2016 out of Galveston, TX with Family of 20 people. Service is always excellent with all cruises because ... Read more
sugar sue
Member Since 2010
1 review
1 forum post
0 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
We chose this cruise because it departed from Galveston, which meant we didn't have the expense of flying to the port. Actually our new daughter-in-law made the choice. She and our son got married in Galveston the day before we departed. ... Read more
Mollyma
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
11 helpful votes
The Cruise was awesome. As a first cruiser we were 8 ladies and we enjoyed every bit of it. The restaurants/ the staff awesome. I do not have anything negative about our experience. The entertainment was fantastic. The food was delicious. ... Read more

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Alanmargu
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
11 helpful votes
The shows were excellent on this cruise and the food ranged from substandard to absolutely lousy. I have gone on Carnival and Princess ships for a few years and was ready to upgrade to something nicer than Carnival. The ship is ... Read more
forecruiser
Member Since 2006
1 review
95 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Our family of four had the most wonderful week on the Liberty of the Seas! The weather was fantastic and the ship was beautiful. Overall the service was great! Our dining room staff with Elton and Alexy could not have been better. Our ... Read more
xcaret
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
11 helpful votes
First time cruise‐Royal Caribbean Liberty of the Seas, Western Caribbean route, June 2016 Passing on some thoughts and observations after 3 families (9 people total ages 3 to 75 years) took their first cruise (7 nights, Royal ... Read more
hggalveston
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
24 helpful votes
My husband chose the Liberty of the Seas as our Summer Vacation for our family, 2 adults and 3 kids, this year. We left Galveston with general expectations of the Island, since we live here. Disembarkation: Went smooth for us, as we ... Read more
nealstuber
Member Since 2003
12 reviews
2,730 forum posts
13 helpful votes
This was cruise 25 for DW and I (Late 40’s) and it was in our top 5. This was a spur of the moment, very romantic, getaway for 2 after a disappointing cruise with the Kids this past Christmas on the Caribbean Princess with an ... Read more

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ctroutte
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
Loved the big ship, very clean. New slides were great. Edgar (Elvis) and Oka, our dining room waiters did a great job. They really seemed to care about doing their job well. Our room steward, Raphael, was very good too. Deck 4, outside, ... Read more
Robin101
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
22 helpful votes
As a frequent cruiser and long time fan of RC, I must sadly say, that this was the worst cruise I've ever been on. I would liken it to a two star all inclusive resort. Only problem is that it wasn't all inclusive. What happened to the old ... Read more
mauicruiser
Member Since 2002
3 reviews
111 forum posts
27 helpful votes
Family reunion with 9 members booked in 3 suites. Ship is very well maintained and beautiful. It was at capacity. Grand suites are lovely--well laid out, even double sinks in the large bath. Bathtub has very high sides which makes it ... Read more
dbagleymom
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
18 helpful votes
Our large family of 7 cruised on the Liberty of the Seas out of Galveston with 14 additional family members as part of a graduation celebration cruise. (Yes, we all cool family t-shirts.) Judging by all of the pictures on facebook, it ... Read more
wolfganghowell
Member Since 2002
8 reviews
8,069 forum posts
27 helpful votes
And so it begins……. JUST THE FACTS MAAM We are DINK’s. Unless you count the 3 chihuahuas in which case we are DITCH’s. This is our 24th total cruise – most with Royal, the others with Celebrity. We are ... Read more

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frankie920
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
27 helpful votes
This was not my first time cruising on Royal Caribbean. So, I was very aware of the kind of service to expect. There are a couple of areas of improvement needed, but I will discuss those in detail later. We departed from the extremely ... Read more
CDR S
Member Since 2005
3 reviews
22 forum posts
20 helpful votes
About the author- I'm 55 college educated with 2 college aged kids who hails from the Annapolis MD area. This was my 7th cruise, the second on Royal Caribbean (Majesty of the Seas Western Caribbean -1993). This cruise would not have ... Read more
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myersca@comcast.net
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
12 helpful votes
We have cruised over 50 times and approximately 23 on RCCL. Because of the Diamond Plus benefits and the proximity of Galveston we chose to go on the Liberty. Our dining room service was excellent(thank you Norman and Elze), our cabin ... Read more
dwormanc
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed May 2016
Cruise was great. Roatan Honduras was fair as was Costa Maya, Cozumel everyone like Especially the Dolphin Encounter at the National Park. Cruise is now uncharging for Lobster and Steak in main dining room--we all were not happy ... Read more
Alwayshome
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
0 helpful votes
We went on the Navigator last year and decided to try the Liberty out of Galveston this year. We booked at the last minute at a good rate. Getting on the ship took an hour - we arrived at 11 and are Gold members. The people arriving with ... Read more

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Ded0823
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed May 2016
I chose this cruise for proximity of port and destinations.It was a birthday trip for my 15 year old grandaughter, so it was my daughter, granddaughter and me. Cabin was nice. I have done several RCCL and Celebrity Cruises. No toiletries ... Read more
jalapeno32
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
This is my 7th cruise as a passenger, and I went with my good buddy. We also went on a Carnival out of Galveston a few years ago. I live in Texas and didn't want to fly or drive far for the cruise, so chose Galveston again. Getting on the ... Read more
moftexas
Member Since 2012
4 reviews
47 forum posts
7 helpful votes
We started out by waiting in a very slow long line to check in after security. The security line was fairly slow too. We are platinum and thought we would have a very speedy entry, but that was not the case. My husband, who is 77, ... Read more
lohengrin2000
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
Our family (including 3 children) went on a cruise of the Western Caribbean on The Liberty of the Seas, which is a large well-maintained ship. The amenities are as advertised, and the food on the whole was excellent. The best part of the ... Read more
loyalcruisernow&forever
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 forum posts
14 helpful votes
I have been on at least 70 RCL cruises and am Diamond plus with about 530 points. I am writing to tell frequent cruisers about how disappointed I was with my back to back sailing on the Liberty of the Seas from 5/15/16/-5/29/16. First, RCL ... Read more

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