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1,695 Royal Caribbean San Juan Cruise Reviews

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davidw221
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
These cruise was so, so, entertainment was not very good, room service was great, food was average in the dining room, in the buffet it was institutional grade, they cheapened the quality, paid $8 per day for soft drinks, had to search out ... Read more
Krazylady
Member Since 2015
1 review
5 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
We choose this cruise for the port locations, which we loved. We went to St Thomas, St Kitts, Aruba and Curaço. We left out of San Juan. Enjoyed 4 days there before our cruise. We like to snorkel so we spent the majority of ... Read more
JoelyMin
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 forum posts
16 helpful votes
We have sailed on RC before, but not with two kids and not on this itinerary. It turned out to be the perfect week-long getaway, we added a couple days each end in San Juan as well. The ports were awesome--each beach was more beautiful ... Read more
susanmuehleck@yahoo.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
15 helpful votes
Yes, Adventure of the Seas is a smaller ship. Yes, it shows some age. Yes, We would go again. After reading recent reviews prior to boarding our ship, I was a little nervous that I had made the right decision. I did. We had a ... Read more
coolcruiser777
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
We booked our cruise exactly a year before we sailed, getting us $200 onboard credit as advertised (or so we thought). We got connecting balcony cabins (we traveled with two kids and two adults) on the eighth floor and requested the 8:30 ... Read more

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IslandGirl06
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Overall we were happy with the cruise... not sure we would do this again for personal reasons, but overall satisfied. Embarkation was very smooth. Got to the port at 11:30 and was on ship within 20 minutes. Even though our 5 ... Read more
CJ_In_Chicago
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
39 forum posts
11 helpful votes
Loyal RCCL customer who really enjoys the suite class of rooms and really making the most of our cruising experience. Unfortunately, this time around, it just missed the mark. We booked this cruise back in October and sadly, the only ... Read more
clumcruise
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
This is our 4th cruise and our 3rd with Royal Caribbean. We thoroughly enjoyed our time on the Jewel. It is a smaller size ship, but what it lacks in size it makes up for in service and amenities. The pool area was fun on sea days - ... Read more
patriot4657
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
I am not going to give a lengthy review of what my experience was like. Instead, I will give the pros and cons as this was my very first cruise Pros: 1. Staff was very friendly (including the bartenders) I will give a list of crew ... Read more
mckeescott01
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
We were very unhappy with the cruise this year. We booked a year in advance on the same cruise ship with the understanding that the cruise ship would be updated and we would see many changes. We got on the ship and it was exactly the same ... Read more

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aimsrock
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
This was our first cruise. The Jewel of the Seas was a smaller ship so not much to do on days at sea. The Cruise Director Dennis and Activities Director Enzo were hilarious and kept the crowd entertained. Our wait staff was one of the ... Read more
dbleyle
Member Since 2016
1 review
12 forum posts
52 helpful votes
I want to preface this lengthy review by stating my comments and feedback are not meant to be compared to or criticized by cruisers who are much more experienced than I am. Your expectations and requirements may be very different from mine ... Read more
juniorrook
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
16 helpful votes
Our family of four traveled on Royal Caribbean this past week for Spring Break. Our son wou is 17 and daughter who is 12 also were part of the vacation. We booked 2 rooms on the interior of the ship. We saved money on the interior ... Read more
re9476
Member Since 2013
1 review
0 forum posts
11 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
Booking agent Dorothy on RC site lied at time of booking seven months ago. Thirteen in our group. We're told would get all adjoining rooms on balcony with all partitions open for us. WRONG. Not allowed. Maid told us to go get a Phillips ... Read more
GrandpaBuzz
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We found this cruise to be relaxing for a variety of reasons...our request for a two person table in a quiet dining room spot was honored, we enjoyed locating quiet beach resorts with day pass optionsfor the hotel and beach and we never ... Read more

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kellen_hong@yahoo.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
We flew in San Juan on the day of the cruise and made it on board a few hours early. We booked the transportation (to and back) with Royal, but for some reason our name wasn't on the list, so we took a taxi to the port and found out it ... Read more
dsuder
Member Since 2012
3 reviews
0 forum posts
14 helpful votes
Sailed March 2016
Royal Caribbean has decided evidently to become an entry level cruise experience. Here are my observations: 1) overall food quality has been going downhill for the last few years. Menu diversity also has been reduced. If you're a ... Read more
rumnsun
Member Since 2006
1 review
56 forum posts
7 helpful votes
We have been on more than 15 cruises, many on Princess, several on Celebrity and now 3 on RCCL, 2 of which have been on the Adventure of the Seas. We arrive at the embarkation city at least one day ahead to avoid the stress of airline ... Read more
atldc9
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
25 forum posts
8 helpful votes
We picked this cruise for the great ports of call, my wife and I have sailed the Southern Caribbean in the past but this was the first time for most of our group. I must say I am a fan of the Southern Caribbean ports but for some reason ... Read more
CanadaRob
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
408 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
Had a terrific week on the Jewel. This ship is due for drydock refurbishment in April but the heart of the ship is the people. More on that in just a minute. We had never embarked from San Juan before and it was a smooth process with ... Read more

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Sunrise67
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We embarked in beautiful Sn Juan, staying at airport hotel which I would not do again...not clean! The ship was beautiful...spotlessly clean, beautiful decor and well cared for. Our room was immaculate...cleaned 2x a day by our wonderful ... Read more
chisholmag
Member Since 2013
1 review
3 forum posts
4 helpful votes
My wife and I had a wonderful week on board Jewel of the Seas to celebrate her Leap birthday on February 29th. We flew WestJet / American from Toronto San Juan on Friday February 26th connecting in Miami. We flew home WestJet ... Read more
Scottp2@chartermi.net
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
We cruised on the Adventure of the seas in Feb 2016 and I was disappointed in many ways. First the ship was run down. The room was a sunset veranda but there was no view. We were told the view was partially obstructed. In reality it ... Read more
Robspeakman
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
8 helpful votes
This was my wife and my first cruise with Royal Caribbean. We arrived in San Juan 3 days prior to our cruise as there are only two direct flights from the UK which are on a Wednesday and Saturday flying with Norwegian Airlines. After a ... Read more
mpullinzi
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
We always start our cruise with 2-3 days at the Port of call. We stayed at the Embassy Suites hotel in San Juan. Great pool and love the free breakfast and Manager's happy hours each day with drinks/snacks. I never thought I was a ... Read more

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