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149 Royal Caribbean San Diego Cruise Reviews

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ScubaCruiser54
Member Since 2010
5 reviews
193 forum posts
0 helpful votes
It was an interesting trip. We flew into San Diego from Houston. We had booked our pre-cruise room at the Hilton San Diego Bay Hotel. We arrived a little bit after 12:00 pm. The Hotel looked nice from the outside. The lobby was ... Read more
NanTOsh
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2015
This was our first cruise on RC and only our second cruise overall. We cruised from San Diego to Vancouver, BC, though we disembarked in Victoria to visit family. When we entered the cruise embarkation area, we were whisked around the ... Read more
yagoelen
Member Since 2012
3 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We were accustomed to Celebrity on several recent cruises but remembered nice ones that had been taken with other 4 RCCL ships. This time because of convenient dates we decided to take this cruise and were not happy we had done so.It ... Read more
richard1s
Member Since 2004
13 reviews
371 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2015
The following are some experiences and observations about our 5/16 California repositioning cruise on the Jewel of the Seas - sailing out of San Diego. We chose this cruise specifically for the itinerary, but we are also big fans of the ... Read more
HouseRulz
Member Since 2007
3 reviews
192 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was my 6th cruise, and first on RCCL. I was traveling with my Mother. We have cruised together several times. This cruise went to Catalina Island, San Francisco (with overnight), Victoria, and ended in Vancouver. Embarkation: We ... Read more

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_Marshbird
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
When a company tries to nickel and dime their customers, they are destroying customer relations. And that is what Royal Caribbean has done for me on this my last cruise, and very certainly my last cruise with RC for some time. Pros: ... Read more
AHobs
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I recently returned from the Pacific Coastal cruise I went on with two family members, with only one who had been on a cruise before (he sailed on Celebrity). We were very disappointed with Royal Caribbean's customer service on this ship ... Read more
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Diandel
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
The previous review of the cruise by PAUL is very accurate. I'd just like to add a few things. First, a "members cruise" means that parts of the ship will be set aside for major cruisers that RCI wants to attract to more cruising. This ... Read more
doraohio
Member Since 2000
4 reviews
39 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I have been on over 60 cruises in my life and the second on this ship. The embarkation was not smooth at all. They filltered diamond and above in one line and then all other levels in the others. The lines were very long and took one hour. ... Read more
StreetRodCruiser
Member Since 2013
1 review
2 forum posts
0 helpful votes
I published a 46 minute video slide show http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UTbnhP2E41c of this cruise on youtube which tells my whole story. It was a back to back that started in San Diego, CA, went through the Panama Canal (16 days), ended ... Read more

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Smokey91
Member Since 2013
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Not rated Sailed November 2013
From the start we thought booking a "Crown and Anchor Society" cruise would show us some of the best of RCCL, but it didn't turn out that way. Because of a need for a refrigerator for diabetic medication a request at the time of booking ... Read more
franl24fan
Member Since 2007
6 reviews
1,282 forum post
0 helpful votes
I have waited to write a review to give RCL time to respond to my 14 page comment card, but since they have not shown any interest in addressing the issues, I will post a limited review on here. I would agree with other reviews that ... Read more
daveveen
Member Since 2013
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Having sailed once before with RCCL 13 years ago from Vancouver - Hawaii, I was looking forward to the same 4 star food we had then. However, this cruise had run out of basics like ice tea, bananas, horseradish, chai tea. The overall food ... Read more
austintony01
Member Since 2013
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We just returned from a 15 night cruise from San Diego to Fort Lauderdale on Royal Caribbean's Legend of the Seas. The tours at our stops were great and quite informative. The trip through the canal was just incredible, going through three ... Read more
paulrtg
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
14 forum posts
0 helpful votes
The Thanksgiving (November 27-December 12, 2013) voyage of Royal Caribbean’s Legend of the Seas, while not a Turkey, gave fewer reasons to give thanks than it might have. For approximately two hundred passengers, the San Diego ... Read more

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cmlv150
Member Since 2009
1 review
321 forum posts
0 helpful votes
My party flew into San Diego, the morning of the cruise and took a taxi from the airport over to the cruise ship terminal area. We arrived around 10:30am walked up, dropped off our luggage and then walked to the North along the pier to ... Read more
capalmtree
Member Since 2009
4 reviews
3 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Having researched many Panama Canal itineraries, we were pleased with our 15-night trip on Vision of the Seas. We wanted an itinerary that actually transited the canal and also spent a day in Panama for touring. We were a bit concerned ... Read more
DosMariasFromSF
Member Since 2013
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
RCI , Royal Caribbean International Vision of the Seas Panama Canal April 2013 West to East (San Diego to Ft Lauderdale) Room 2072 (Senior Citizens , no children) Overall, a very rewarding experience, though it did not start off ... Read more
ladyslippertraveller
Member Since 2009
6 reviews
3 forum posts
0 helpful votes
My sister and I just completed a five day visit in San Diego and a 15 day Panama Canal cruise on board the Vision of the Seas. The only negative comment I can make is the terrible check in procedure at the San Diego pier. This has to be ... Read more
beachfinder
Member Since 2009
1 review
535 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Check in was the worst of any cruise we had ever done. Despite being a Diamond member with a Jr. Suite, I was sent to the "regular" line and they couldn't do anything fast. They couldn't verify my credit card either and blamed everything ... Read more

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Ruth
Member Since 2000
3 reviews
2,610 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Good -Great Cruise Critic's to hang out with. 14 day cruise. Time to relax. No kids on board, they were in school. Bad -Worst room steward we have ever had. He was unhappy, complained about his job to me each time I spoke to him. Never ... Read more
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pgtraveler
Member Since 2011
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
My wife and I live in California, and were planning to attend a wedding in Key West. Since we had a significant (and about to expire!) RCI credit from a Mediterranean cruise where half the ports were canceled due to weather, the Panama ... Read more
swiss305
Member Since 2010
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed May 2010
We chose the repositioning cruise on the Radiance for our first look at Alaska. It was a wonderful trip with much warmer weather than we were warned to expect--very little rain, many sunny days. We inched very slowly toward Hubbard Glacier ... Read more
kept
Member Since 2008
9 reviews
140 forum posts
0 helpful votes
May 3, 2010 Radiance of the Seas, 5 nights R/T San Diego to Ensenada and Cabo San Lucas. Onboard this cruise was me 44, and my daughter 4. I just made diamond. Check in: Check in went fine. We took the train down to San Diego and ... Read more
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styles27
Member Since 2009
3 reviews
524 forum posts
0 helpful votes
My husband and I spent 2 nights at the Catamaran Resort and Spa in San Diego prior to our sailing. The hotel was nice. It's located in the Mission Bay area of San Diego, about 20 minutes from the pier. San Diego is a wonderful city, we ... Read more

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