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450 Royal Caribbean Rome (Civitavecchia) Cruise Reviews
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magaudet30
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 forum posts
1 helpful vote
My husband and I chose to book this cruise to get a taste of Italy and Greece for the first time. We are both in our late 20s and have cruised with RCI many times, but had never visited the Med. Overall our experiences with RCI have been ... Read more
ChrisMak
Member Since 2016
1 review
10 forum posts
7 helpful votes
We just did 9 nights on the Jewel. Now let me start by saying I was getting more leery as the day came, as I have been seeing the countless bad reviews for the ship. We did not have this experience. It was my wife's first cruise and it ... Read more
Oldrusty070
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
5 helpful votes
This was only our second cruise so not much to compare against. We were taken back by the price of beverage package but I hear it is similar with most ships. Food was very good and service was also good. Stateroom was roomy and quite ... Read more
Bobo2012
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed September 2016
This was our 5th cruise, but our first one in the Mediterranean. We had also cruised on the Allure & Oasis, so we were very famalier with the large ships. We were a little concerned with some of the negative reviews, but our cruise ... Read more
Jay55
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed September 2016
The ship was well equipped & clean - staff couldn't do enough to ensure a happy holiday. However BEWARE of the finances-I'm still trying to sort whether RCCL or Mastercard Cashpassport has taken money from the debit card supplied at ... Read more
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sunwalker
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed September 2016
As soon as we entered our cabin bathroom we smelled sulfur& chlorine. Our six table mates did also but none of the employees seemed to notice. We had a lovely cabin with a balcony,well worth the splurge. Our cabin stewart was very ... Read more
leochen24551
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
9 helpful votes
We were a party of seven -- two parents/grandparents plus five young folks on a 9 day Mediterranean cruise. The Jewel of the Seas was refurbished in April, so it was in beautiful shape. Royal Caribbean put five of us in their new Two ... Read more
Jaskell
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed September 2016
This was our first cruise and not sure what to expect. Boy! We were not disappointed. After an upsetting start to the day (our friends luggage had not arrived at the airport), we missed out on the "wow" factor when arriving at ... Read more
lawchick
Member Since 2010
3 reviews
278 forum posts
21 helpful votes
Let me preface this review by saying that it truly makes me sad to write such a negative review. I don't often post negative reviews (in fact, this is the only negative review I've posted about a cruise.) I'm not a person who expects ... Read more
RFD
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
We chose this cruise due to the timing and itinerary. We had previously been on RC and were interested to see what the current ships and activities were like. Not impressed with the ship. Needs lots of work with cloudy windows, ... Read more
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Happyreb
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
95 forum posts
9 helpful votes
An absolutely wonderful way to tour the western med with kids! The rooms were lovely, the activities were plentiful, the excursions were educational and family friendly. We went on a completely full sailing, and never found ourselves ... Read more
Carolina10010
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed September 2016
I wanted to sail on a ship that wasn't so immense. My cabin was on the 7th deck near to the elevators and it had a beautiful balcony. Needless to say, the ocean and night sky view were there for us every single night with no ... Read more
wayleaze 5
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed September 2016
Having been with Royal Caribbean before we were expecting the same standard of entertainment, food and overall standard of boat. We where disappointed with everything apart from the excursions. The boat was very tired and in need of an ... Read more
betsieball
Member Since 2015
1 review
3 forum posts
2 helpful votes
The staff was great. Both embarkation and disembarkation were the smoothest I've experienced after 4 cruises. The food was mediocre at best. I was very disappointed by the quality of the food. Also, I was expecting the ship to be in better ... Read more
Sooloo
Member Since 2016
1 review
70 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
Last cruise was almost 20 years ago so we are newbies to cruising. Embarkation and disembarkation were both very smooth with no waiting. We boarded around noon and cabins were ready by 1:00 pm. Our luggage was waiting for us when we ... Read more
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2morrow
Member Since 2007
1 review
288 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
We travelled on a back to back cruise on the Jewel of the Seas in September 2016. The cruises had excellent itineraries of the Western and Eastern Mediterranean both of which were different with amazing ports of call. The ship was well ... Read more
ilovegoldens
Member Since 2012
10 reviews
1 forum post
8 helpful votes
We have taken 16 cruises, 5 of them previously with RCI. We chose this cruise because of the itinerary, which was very good. Embarkation was smooth in Rome and luggage was delivered within a couple of hours. Junior Suite stateroom ... Read more
ed_t
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
It saddens me to write this review as I was hoping that people on a cruise would be nicer and civilised. It could well be a European cruise issue. Just to be clear, the staff are fine, but some of the guests are quite rude and maybe even ... Read more
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Ivan Deering
Member Since 2016
1 review
14 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Ok, so this will be an extremely honest review of our cruise using Royal Caribbeans Harmony of the seas. This was our first cruise ever. The ship is beautiful, huge and spotless as it can be. You can hardly feel it move through the water. ... Read more
janklo08
Member Since 2013
1 review
4 helpful votes
We chose this cruise because of the itinerary. We really enjoyed all the ports. Barcelona and Valencia were our favorites. My husband and I traveled with our daughter, son-in-law and almost two year old granddaughter. We had the Select ... Read more
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Lindahl
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
This was our first cruise and our last. We are not big people but we found our stateroom to be very cramped. Our legs were covered in bruises from trying to squeeze past the oversized bed. Our first night in the main diningroom was a ... Read more
fuglesangen
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
If you like to much people, no enough sun bed/towles, ower crowded pools , One man in the pool bar to serv to much people. you was lucky if you was get your drink in 15 minutes. like a kindergarden in windjammer all time, Was like people ... Read more
Travelingsherry
Member Since 2016
1 review
16 helpful votes
I chose this ship for the itinerary. I had cruised with RCL before , however, I don't think they are the cruise line they used to be. From the very beginning I had trouble with their website. There was no information on this ship. ... Read more
Jlevine
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
We were looking for a nice cruise to celebrate our 30th anniversary with our family. We have cruised on Carnival and RC before. Since we had a great experience the last time we were on RC, so we chose this ship for that reason, and for the ... Read more
holidays69
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
16 helpful votes
After waiting for 1 year this cruise was a disappointment. My sister and I had looked at all of the review sites and were not to sure what to expect, but as it is a Royal Caribbean ship expect a lot. The ship looks good and our 1st ... Read more
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