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356 Royal Caribbean South Pacific Cruise Reviews

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Goldcoast cruisers
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
As with many others, we were concerned after reading some of the reviews about this ship and the crew, thank goodness we are able to make up our own minds. Thi ship and crew is an absolute delight. Having previously cruised on a 6 star ... Read more
Happy mariner
Member Since 2016
1 review
11 helpful votes
Embarkation was chaotic not helped by the fact that everyone seemed to arrive at the same time. Whilst it was not school holidays you would not have known that on this cruise. There must have been hundreds of kids from pre-schoolers ... Read more
judeglenn62
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
We took this cruise mainly to experience the ship not so much for the destination. We booked an Owners Suite and with the perks of a gold sea pass it was worth the extra money. 7 days wasn't enough time to really have an experience of ... Read more
Lodemark
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
Sailed February 2016
It was my 70th birthday that I wanted to get away from and this cruise would be going to the most beautiful Champagne Bay. We had the top suite and it was fantastic. So much room. There was more than enough hanging space and drawers and ... Read more
afftec
Member Since 2015
1 review
10 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
The many negative comments about this ship left us wondering if it was possible for so many people to be wrong - Well, it turns out that they may well be. Either that or they might have unrealistic expectations of the value of their fare. ... Read more

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smackc4
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 helpful votes
Being our first ever cruise, I had no idea HOW I would occupy 9 days - There was happily no problem however, as the provision of a good variety of entertainment was excellent, along with exceptional service from Alexander Gahol ... Read more
cruisingcaker
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
48 forum posts
18 helpful votes
We have previously only sailed with Celebrity (5 cruises) and thought we would give RCI a go as they also own Celebrity, so we imagined they would be quite similar. We did back to back cruises - 9 nights out to the South Pacific and 7 ... Read more
Gdub888
Member Since 2016
1 review
13 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
First time cruisers with 7 year old boy. Arrived at Port, Portside parking made for an easy start. Baggage, check in, customs ect was much easier than expected, lots of people around! We had a junior suite so went straight to a suite ... Read more
john1604
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed February 2016
this was a last minute decision to go.We found the voyager of the seas indeed a very large ship but loved it.we had no problems with crowds.boarding in sydney was excellent not even an airport to could exceed the quick fast check in.our ... Read more
ging466
Member Since 2007
10 reviews
1,738 forum post
6 helpful votes
Due to Cyclone Winston, our itinerary changed multiple times and we ended up missing Mystery Island and headed to Brisbane instead. We did manage to visit Isle of Pines and Noumea. The captain kept everyone informed and had a number of ... Read more

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elisesch
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
The ship was beautiful, we had a balcony which was lovely very nice to have the extra space and beautiful views had breakfast twice on the balcony. Food was great in dining room, windjammers and cafe in Promenade. I have read reviews ... Read more
Amandah1987
Member Since 2015
1 review
131 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
This was my first cruise, and I went with my 3 year old daughter,and it was her first ever holiday. We really enjoyed our time on the explorer. We flew to Sydney from Adelaide and as soon as we got to the dock, we had friendly staff ... Read more
wallarah
Member Since 2016
1 review
12 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
1. I contracted diarrhea on arrival in Noumea, suspect under cooked lamb the night before, seen nurse and was confined to room for 2 days and told by phone I would be compensated 2 days (implied refund) I was then okay but a day or so ... Read more
jojobrendy
Member Since 2016
1 review
12 helpful votes
As a first time cruiser without having any other shipping line to compare with I would have to say there a few things that could be improved. -Food/Service: Overall the service from all staff was very good, food in the Sapphire dining ... Read more
roselilyoz
Member Since 2008
14 reviews
1 forum post
11 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
We enjoyed our 10 nights visiting the Pacific Islands on Explorer. We have done many Royal Caribbean cruises ( we are now Diamond Club members ), but this was the first time on this ship. We found it to be beautifully refurbished, and ... Read more

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RFC56
Member Since 2015
1 review
7 helpful votes
My wife booked a cruise for our 30th anniversary and it was a wonderful, relaxing holiday. As it was our first cruise we were a little apprehensive but the cruise, ship and staff exceeded our expectations. Boarding the ship was a breeze as ... Read more
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sunnycoaster
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
49 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
We travelled as a group made up of 13 family and friends ranging in age from 18 to 85. Most of our group had not been on a cruise before and only my partner and i had previously been on Royal Caribbean. Embarkation Very quick from ... Read more
icruisewheniwant
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
First time with the Voyager of the Seas and with this cruise I got to spend a lot of sea days (5 in total) to experience it. All in all the cruise is good fun taking my family and I to places that we'd never have gone (Mystery Island, ... Read more
leesamichael
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
“Legend of the Seas”, 10 night South Pacific Cruise, departing Brisbane February 8th 2016. This was our 10th cruise and the 4th with RC. All have been over the last 5 years. This was by far the worst cruise we have ... Read more
Sue_B
Member Since 2015
1 review
7 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Hubby and I (40-something, no kids), sailed with Legend of the Seas Feb 8-18, 2016 to the South Pacific. Having never cruised before, we wanted to see what all the fuss was about. Having picked up what we thought was a pretty good deal, ... Read more
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vicki harris
Member Since 2016
1 review
21 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
my cruise experience from last weeks trip on the Legends of the sea in the pacific info for the trip just ask ok its funny how it all becomes so clear and easy once u have been lol so confusing at first ..saw lift for wheel chairs in ... Read more
sdaonly
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed January 2016
I'm a returning loyal member with Royal Caribbean cruise liner, bringing with me 12 1st time cruiser. I was very disappointed to find the ship to be dated, the cabins had an old musky smell and the toilet/shower smell. Luckily, thanks ... Read more
offtherails123
Member Since 2012
1 review
6 helpful votes
Sailed January 2016
My wife & I cruised on Voyager of the Seas last year and we had heard so many good reports on the Radiance that we just had to try her out. What a wonderful ship she is, a nice size, crewed by a fantastic group of people. On arrival ... Read more
Juliettee
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
This was my first time on a cruise, and after reading the reviews my expectations were rock bottom. However once aboard the ship all my expectations were exceeded, even the room was bigger than I had anticipated! There was a variety of ... Read more
works to travel
Member Since 2011
1 review
7 helpful votes
Sailed January 2016
Have just returned from my first, and at this stage, last RCI cruise. Having cruised 9 times previously both in Australia and the USA with Princess, NCL and P & O, I was looking forward to experiencing a new line, even though the ... Read more

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