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103 Royal Caribbean Hawaii Cruise Reviews

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Deboftheseas
Member Since 2014
1 review
2 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2014
We had a great time, with nothing to complain about....well, ok, it rained more than I'd have liked, but that was about it. The ship was beautiful. We've cruised every class but Oasis, and for the smaller scaled ships, we found Radiance to ... Read more
TheCruisingQueen
Member Since 2012
1 review
135 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Reflecting on this cruise, I must say that my family and I are never sailing on the Radience and are skeptical on even sailing with Royal Caribbean again. We are Platinum members of the Crown and Anchor Society, and found that there ... Read more
Missusdubbya
Member Since 2012
1 review
50 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed April 2014
Our first RCI cruise and it was overall pretty excellent. * Radiance is a beautiful ship, with lovely accommodation and public areas * Embarkation in Sydney was easy and well organised * Food in the dining room was excellent. * ... Read more
19beverley
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed April 2014
Pros Staff on the whole very professional with a couple of outstanding staff members and their teams. Attitude very good and also very pleasant people who looked like they were truly enjoying their positions. Chefs dining table and ... Read more
farmerliz
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Having just read "MADMACS" review I thought I would give him some insight into his Hawaiian cruise in September as we have just done the same one in reverse. We cruised with Rhapsody of the Seas but I think Radiance may be a better ... Read more

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_dazzle_
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
hey guys! a few weeks ago me and my family (me 14, my sister 9, and my parents) just returned from an 18 night cruise on the radiance of the seas. since i am a teenager i found myself coming to the teen club quite often, and a lot of my ... Read more
lindie15
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
88 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Not rated Sailed September 2013
This is my third time cruising on radiance of the seas. The ship is not only very attractive and so easy to find your way around. The staff is always so friendly and helpful and I always enjoy all the activities provided and the amazing ... Read more
tarajean1962
Member Since 2004
3 reviews
1,091 forum post
0 helpful votes
My title reflects our previous cruise to the Mediterranean on the Brilliance. Before this cruise, that one was my hands down favorite. This may sound corny, but words truly cannot describe what a fabulous time we had on the Radiance of the ... Read more
tipitina
Member Since 2012
5 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was a 10 day cruise to Hawai'i. The first five days were spent at sea getting to Hawai'i from Vancouver. The seas were quite calm for the entire voyage. We thought maybe in the open ocean seas would be rough, but they were not. The ... Read more
Mozart70
Member Since 2013
1 review
36 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2013
We took a 12 night cruise on Rhapsody of the Seas from Vancouver to Hawaii. We arrived in Vancouver the night before and stayed at the Pan Pacific. What a beautiful hotel. They made the process so simple! Once we called the bell hop to ... Read more

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stormystar
Member Since 2013
1 review
8 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2013
We chose this cruise from Vancouver to Honolulu to celebrate our 35th wedding anniversary due to timing and embarkation port (we live in Vancouver). Embarkation was very quick. We arrived at the port by provate vehicle around 10:30 a.m. ... Read more
gossabee
Member Since 2013
1 review
10 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Well, this is my first review of a cruise on Cruise Critic. We just arrived home after our 12 night cruise from Vancouver to Hawaii on the Rhapsody of the Seas. We started our cruise by arriving a day early so we could start acclimating to ... Read more
roselilyoz
Member Since 2008
13 reviews
1 forum post
0 helpful votes
This cruise from Hawaii was our 11th cruise, and our second on Radiance. This time we travelled in a party of 3, a middle aged couple with Mother. We shared a cabin, with a sofa bed. We found the stateroom ( superior balcony on deck 9) to ... Read more
cruisingwithakid
Member Since 2013
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Lets start with..... Dirty rooms when we arrived, dirty plates in the nightstands, rooms not vacuumed, etc... -YUCK!! Dinner at Chops Grill on Mothers Day: Steaks were not that great, we had better in the dining room. After being at ... Read more
plainandpeanut
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
56 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We did enjoy our cruise, it is hard not too, and plan to sail with RCCL at least one more time as I believe this can not be the new standard. However the level of service and general atmosphere was just not what we have become accustomed ... Read more

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MissyMoo1980
Member Since 2013
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed April 2013
I must say, having been first time Cruisers with our 2 children, aged 3 and 11, i was extremely skeptical prior to boarding due to the disappointing reviews i was reading months prior to us leaving. Lucky for me i am extremely open ... Read more
ppcp
Member Since 2011
6 reviews
1 forum post
0 helpful votes
Sailed April 2013
After lots of planning, we left Sydney on RCL's Radiance of the seas. We had travelled on this ship last year around the pacific with the same friends, and knew what a great ship the Radiance was. We even had the same stateroom (4557) ... Read more
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balanceok
Member Since 2000
5 reviews
830 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I'm late posting this review, but wanted to make a few comments regarding our recent cruise on the Rhapsody of the Seas. This was the 12-night Vancouver to Hawaii cruise in September. We've cruised many times and enjoy RCI and Princess ... Read more
YVR2dreams
Member Since 2011
5 reviews
142 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2012
Since we live in the greater Vancouver area, we did not require pre-cruise accommodation. With 3 ships embarking at the same time, 2 of which were RCI, getting on board was extremely slow and we were left sitting for over 2 hrs before our ... Read more
pclevel
Member Since 2009
1 review
145 forum posts
0 helpful votes
It was as expected: do as much as or as little as you want. We embarked in Sydney and as we had travelled on Rhapsody before we were anxious to see the refit upgrades. The centrum sculpture has been removed and the aerial mechanics ... Read more

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chimeara
Member Since 2012
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I would like to start off by saying Thank You to Royal Caribbean for adding to our wonderful wedding/honeymoon. We truly enjoyed our trip as a whole, and you helped make it memorable. Now... on with the review. After getting engaged ... Read more
sunspring
Member Since 2011
3 reviews
16 forum posts
0 helpful votes
The Rhapsody was fresh out of refit in Singapore just before this 18 day cruise from Sydney, Australia to Honolulu, Hawaii. So the physical facility is the best this ship will ever likely get and is in some ways quite impressive. (My wife ... Read more
Mrgap
Member Since 2011
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2011
This was our 14th cruise and it was for us to celebrate our 57th wedding anniversary. We have experienced cruising on 7 different cruise lines, some as small as 500 passengers and on some as large as 3,000+ passengers. This was our 3rd ... Read more
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sbalax
Member Since 2006
6 reviews
4,482 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2011
Radiance of the Seas -- 16 September 2011 Background Information We were booked for this cruise (YVR to HNL with port calls in Kona, Lahaina and Nawiliwili) and also the following one (HNL to SYD with port calls in Tahiti, Moorea, ... Read more
cemory268
Member Since 2010
3 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2011
This is our sixth cruise on Royal Caribbean. We are Diamond Members and really love the Royal Caribbean brand. However, this last cruise was a bit disappointing. Embarkation was smooth and easy. Vancouver is a beautiful city and we ... Read more

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