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1,862 Royal Caribbean San Juan Cruise Reviews
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bem1962
Member Since 2007
2 reviews
9 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
Embarkation went without a glitch we were able to arrive around 11 AM in 30 minutes were on the ship. The ship is beautiful well-designed and easy to maneuver around the Windjammer Café service and excellent breakfast lunch and ... Read more
awatk
Member Since 2017
1 review
9 helpful votes
Just returned from our second cruise with Royal Caribbean this time on the Adventure of the Seas and have to say the experience was outstanding overall. Highlights for us were the Sapphire Dining Room where the customer service from Wilson ... Read more
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sue042568
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
We mainly chose the cruise based on the itinerary. We have sailed other cruise lines, but this was our first Royal C. cruise. I usually never post a review, however, with some negative comments that I read going into this trip, I felt ... Read more
indianaboiler
Member Since 2010
3 reviews
3 helpful votes
This was our 2nd cruise aboard the Jewel of the Seas. Let's start by saying that my wife and I would rather drive to a port as opposed to flying to it. Some islands are simply more accessible from San Juan. We flew to San Juan on Sat. ... Read more
dssking
Member Since 2007
2 reviews
142 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We booked this cruise in June of 2016 for the Feb sailing on Jewel. My wife and I sailed on Adventure twice but never on Jewel, and the most of the group (17 others) had never cruised before. Upon boarding the ship, the first ... Read more
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BadgerMel
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
We chose this room based on the feedback that it was in dry dock last year getting upgrades, including the Royal Babies & Tots Nursery. We were very disappointed when we got on board and found that it only has a play room for our 1.5 ... Read more
must2cruz
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
269 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed February 2017
This was our 13th cruise, 3rd with RCCL. We booked this cruise to celebrate our 30th anniversary and because our cruise on the Navigator in 2016 was very positive. Add in that leaving from San Juan was a big plus. Let me mentioned the ... Read more
rukkian
Member Since 2016
1 review
132 forum posts
Overall, a wonderful experience, and we are already looking at booking one with the kids for next time. The good: The housekeeping and wait staff members were awesome. Service all around was very good. The main entrees were pretty ... Read more
kay2cruise
Member Since 2014
1 review
24 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
I chose this cruise because of the itinerary. We wanted to go out of San Juan again and also get to Bonaire that we had never tried before. It was a good cruise, not a great one. I would really rate it a 3.5. I have been on 30+ cruises ... Read more
kampinguru
Member Since 2006
3 reviews
499 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
My wife and I are back from this 7 day cruise. It is our 2nd RCCL cruise as we usually sail Celebrity. We had a great time with our friends. We visited Bonaire, Aruba, St. Kitts, and St, Maarten. We were in a aft balcony room 8392 and our ... Read more
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BigR
Member Since 2001
7 reviews
229 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
We chose this cruise for the itinerary. Overall , this was a nice cruise, just little things started to add up. This was our 20th cruise and I vowed never to become one of those cruise snobs. Our room safe was so worn out that we ... Read more
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malibudez
Member Since 2011
1 review
50 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
Love the ship and the itinerary. For some reason, this week, the ship did not do the Curacao of the ABC's, but that gives me another reason to cruise. 4th cruise overall, 1st on Royal, and loved everything about it, except, the food gets a ... Read more
Sirtenly1
Member Since 2017
1 review
Let me start by saying we had a wonderful time on Jewel of the Seas. Food was excellent and plentiful. Cabins and common areas were always kept clean. The Windjammer and main dining staff were always eager to please. For these reasons ... Read more
pokyjones
Member Since 2008
3 reviews
29 forum posts
9 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
Background: A 50 year old couple sailing with no kids, 5th cruise, 2nd time on Jewel. Main reasons for booking: Itinerary, price (and of course sunshine and beaches...) Pro's: 1. Price was fantastic (we're cheap and decided on ... Read more
Georgeven
Member Since 2010
4 reviews
89 forum posts
6 helpful votes
We´re a couple and this was our 16th cruise and second in the Caribbean (most of them with Royal Caribbean). We decided for this cruise kind of at last minute since it departed from San Juan and we already were planning a holiday in ... Read more
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Darcy8
Member Since 2005
1 review
850 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
This was our first cruise on Royal Caribbean. The embarkation in San Juan was quick and easy. The ship is beautiful. We enjoyed our room and balcony. Martin was our room steward and he was very attentive. The food on the ship was very ... Read more
chisholmag
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
12 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Trip Report - Jewel of the Seas, February 5-12, 2017 – Warning this is long with lots of detail. This was our fourth trip on Jewel of the Seas out of San Juan and our fifth on Royal Caribbean. We had a great cruise with ... Read more
gypsysouls
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
4 helpful votes
Chose this cruise because of ports,number of ports and was part of large group (runners/walkers). Ports of call were each beautiful in their own way ( St Croix, St Marteen, Dominica, Barbados, Grenada), Embarkation and disembarkation in ... Read more
PhoebeGId
Member Since 2017
1 review
14 helpful votes
This was my first cruise with husband and parents. I have never really fancied a cruise before but am definitely a convert now. The ship was luxurious with glass lifts and staircases, the dining room was beautiful and dinner felt special ... Read more
annalouise
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
32 forum posts
1 helpful vote
The booking experience for this cruise was the worst. When I first looked, only inside cabins were available and I booked one online on the RCI site. Next day, an ocean view cabin was available, cheaper than my booking. RCI wanted $250 ... Read more
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leochen24551
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
We had been on Jewel of the Seas back in September when we sailed out of Civitavecchia on a 9 day cruise of the Western Mediterranean Sea. With 7 of us in two cabins including the Family Suite, it was memorable and great. Thus when we ... Read more
CruiseQueen612
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
We chose this cruise because of the itinerary and the fact it was leaving out of San Juan. We spent three amazing days discovering beautiful Puerto Rico! We had a mink vacation before we even boarded the ship...definitely will never leave ... Read more
Cnizialek
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed January 2017
This was our first cruise with RCI,due to the fact that Celebrity has for the most part chartered off its ships for many of the Puerto Rico embarkations.We have sailed the Southern Caribbean itinerary before and truly enjoy it. We greatly ... Read more
Shep_Proudfoot
Member Since 2005
4 reviews
146 forum posts
It's been less than a week since returning from the Jewel of the Seas. Overall, it was a very nice and enjoyable cruise but there's a lot of room for improvement. This was my tenth cruise overall and first on Royal Caribbean. In the ... Read more
steveku2
Member Since 2007
4 reviews
5 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Ten friends, my wife, and I did a back-to-back cruise on Royal Caribbean's Adventure of the Seas, January 28 - February 4, 2017. Two weeks. If you can afford it, do it. After awhile the cruise becomes more than a vacation - it's a way of ... Read more
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