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Grand & Nana
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
2,357 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
I chose this cruise for the convenience (no airfare req'd). Our cabin (8326) was spacious convenient to the aft elevator for easy access to Deck 4 (MDR) and Deck 5 (Promenade). I loved everything about the ship, however; it was lacking ... Read more
Tx-Catlady
Member Since 2016
1 review
93 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Our AAA travel agent recommended this cruise, as our first. He had us in a promenade room, but we upgraded to the balcony and didn't regret it. We may try an ocean view or promenade in the future. The ship had 4400 passengers aboard, ... Read more
ssbeagle
Member Since 2001
7 reviews
5,032 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We chose this cruise because we wanted a nice getaway and we live very close to the port. After several bad experiences with Royal Caribbean I wanted to give it one more try. This time I wasn't disappointed. Things were much better. ... Read more
NiceBob7
Member Since 2015
4 reviews
5 helpful votes
This was our first time on Royal Caribbean and their Anthem of the Seas was just wonderful and roomy. Service was great and rooms were also. Almost all the meals were good. Shows and other activity was so much to do. Except for one meal ... Read more
Mugret
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
Had a very good offer on an inside cabin so booked..we are actually going on the transatlantic repositioning cruise next month as well. Room was a reasonable size with good storage space, lots of room for all our clothes. The bathroom ... Read more
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Ine
Member Since 2004
1 review
6,300 forum posts
3 helpful votes
First time om RCCL, after some cruises on HAL and Celebrity. Vision is a nice ship, not such a big ship, we loved this size. The ship looks well maintained. We were a bit disappointed about the size of our oceanview cabin, smaller then ... Read more
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Callensworth
Member Since 2016
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
I am a loyal Royal Caribbean cruiser. I have been on all sizes of the Royal fleet. This cruise made my tenth cruise. My daughter won a complimentary cruise on Empress of the Seas so we were excited to try the baby ship of the fleet. ... Read more
florecita2013
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
It was my first experience in this small boat Empress of the Sea. Food was excellent quality but too little, desserts always the same not a wide variety. Not vegetarian friendly. Staterooms very small (bathrooms very uncomfortable ... Read more
dwstewartfl
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
We chose this cruise for a birthday celebration. The pricing was very attractive. Even though the reviews have been mixed, we decided to give it a try. We are crown and anchor diamond members. We chose an owners suite. The room was very ... Read more
Jolynpaige
Member Since 2013
1 review
7 helpful votes
I chose this cruise because I needed 9 points to reach Diamond Status on RCCL. Booking a suite would achieve that. We were in an Owner's Suite with a very large balcony which was just beautiful. The weather didn't cooperate so I could ... Read more
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Capt Bob
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
7 helpful votes
ANTHEM OF THE SEAS Webster dictionary defines the word ANTHEM: any song of praise and glory. Therefore, I should be praising the Royal Caribbean Cruise ship Anthem of the Seas. This is not going to happen. My anthem (song of praise) of ... Read more
relaxatsea
Member Since 2007
11 reviews
1,225 forum post
2 helpful votes
We had always wanted to do this itinerary, so we found a good price and booked it. This is a smaller ship with a big heart! The staff was wonderful, very caring, and professional. We especially want to thank Mennie, our cabin attendant, ... Read more
HAWKSBY
Member Since 2010
5 reviews
21 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We took a chance sailing in mid-October from Baltimore to Canada and New England, but we hoped to be in the area at the height of fall colors. It really paid off- Weather was beautiful- warm and sunny at each port. The trees were ... Read more
bluejeanlady
Member Since 2010
1 review
44 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We choose this cruise to once again visit the New England area during the beautiful fall foliage. Loved the day in Boston --12 hours-- wow have never spent the entire day in a port. We were able to meet friends from CT. who drove to ... Read more
candyfloss_82
Member Since 2016
1 review
Went on a 8D7N fly cruise from Hong Kong and back to Singapore. Flight from Sin to HK, included in the package, was on Cathay Pacific which provided an average service. Check in luggage was fast, no queue (probably because we reached the ... Read more
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dunsparking 2
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
This was our 10th cruise,the first with the RoyalCaribbean and Voyager of the Seas.I have NEVER queued so much in my life on a holiday.The customer services counter had 6 positions,but only 4 were ever staffedat one time and in the evening ... Read more
pietspie
Member Since 2013
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
From other cruisers we heard that Royal Caribbean was one of the best. Not one word was true about this. This was our 6th. cruise and were previously 3 times on HAL, one on Carnival and one Princess (our very best so far). First of all RC ... Read more
trekkie
Member Since 2005
3 reviews
206 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
Did the Oasis last year , and wanted to sail on the Allure this year. The ship is big , beautiful, and spotless. The cabin was a boardwalk balcony deck 10.. Perfect views of the aqua theatre, boardwalk, zip line , the ocean. Did not go to ... Read more
Yo-mom1
Member Since 2013
5 reviews
44 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
Flew from Houston to Seattle. Transfer to ship was easy and fast. The embarkation was easy and fast. Room was ready for us to occupy. We had a Mini Suite that had some issues but we adapted to them. The ship was wonderful, clean and in ... Read more
joelfreed
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
the show cats, the crew begged you to stay. with all the great high energy productions why this? the food had no taste and no change .we had one good dinner in the specialty italian resturant (but why should you have to pay for good food? ... Read more
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dondi22
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
We have been planning to take a New England / Canada Cruise for years. This was a celebration for our 48th anniversary and it couldn't have been better. The Sky Loft suite (10722) was exceptional - embarkation and disembarkation were ... Read more
wisl56
Member Since 2004
2 reviews
72 forum posts
15 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
We arrived to Port Liberty very early but check in was flawless. We had an arrival time of 10:30 am but arrived much sooner but Royal was ready for us. We chose Royal Caribbean as our cruise line because we had sailed 10 prior ... Read more
lafan42
Member Since 2002
3 reviews
295 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Embarkation was fast and easy. Had a great time on a wonderful ship. Dining was great as always and the Diamond Lounge staff were fantastic. Ports were beautiful. we only did 4 shore excursions, Santiago de Compostela, Fatima, sailed the ... Read more
enjoynextone2017
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
The Port Of Galveston, Texas is close to my home. This particular voyage was addressed with my sister, mother, and father. We had a great time. We celebrated my sisters birthday. We shared an inside cabin. It was so accommodating for us ... Read more
firsttimers3
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
14 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Overall we had an enjoyable time, this was our first time on Independence of the Seas. Our stateroom was lovely and kept spotlessly clean by our steward. The two ice shows were spectacular. The Grease production was very good. One area ... Read more
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