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591 Royal Caribbean Tampa Cruise Reviews

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151
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87
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36
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Disappointed tomarchris
05/15
I have cruised Royal Caribbean many times but the Brilliance of the Seas was a great disappointment. Either my husband ... Read more
Relaxing cruise Badbird
05/15
I was pleasantly surprised at the cleanliness of the ship, nice decor and easy to navigate around. We ate every dinner ... Read more
05/15
We had a nice time on a 5-day western Caribbean cruise. Embarkation and debarkation at Tampa went efficiently. Our ... Read more
Terrible june23baby@hotmail.com
05/15
Before I start my review please note that if you are over 65 then this review is not geared towards you. This was ... Read more
04/15
RCCL has really gone downhill compared to my last RCCL cruise, which was on the Radiance of the Seas a few years ago. ... Read more

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Carnival cruise line seemed like a 5 star resort after this. My room smelled like vomit, and there were horrible noises ... Read more
This cruise sailed out of Tampa and as we arrived at the port their was a huge traffic jam. We could see the ship but ... Read more
Incredible but true domingo.troche
04/15
I stay at this time in Transatlantic Royal Carribean Vision of the sea from Tampa to Barcelona, this cruice it very ... Read more
04/15
We just returned from a 5 night cruise on the Brilliance from Tampa to the western Caribbean. Sailed with DH, DS, and ... Read more
wonderful time ibclc1972
04/15
I haven't cruised in 20 years....even better than I remember. spectacular service! I must give credit to Amane, our ... Read more

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04/15
We went on this cruise with friends. Traveling at spring break time can either be loads of fun or a pain. Most of the ... Read more
Our first cruise out of Tampa and first with RCI. My wife and I are 68. Used Parking Doctors just down the street for ... Read more
04/15
RCL is no longer the solid performer it has always been reputed to be. Nothing about this cruise would elevate RCL back ... Read more
04/15
We had been on this ship previously and it is as pretty as I remember it! The refurbishing was well done. Food was ... Read more
Keep Expectations Low Flip flop surfer
04/15
I am not a first time cruiser (7 others), but this was my first cruise on Royal Caribbean and probably my last. I ... Read more

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Liked the solo cabin! LisaAtlCruiser
04/15
I wanted to try one of the solo cabin options so choose this 5 night cruise in Brilliance. The ship is nice but I like ... Read more
04/15
Brilliance of the Seas--March 5, 2015--Balcony 9532 Deck 9, cat E2 My time dining Out of Tampa This is our 4th ... Read more
Just returned from a five night cruise on Brilliance of the Seas. We stayed in a junior suite with our 14 year old ... Read more
This was honestly one of the best cruises that we have ever been on. An absolutely outstanding crew, so many went out ... Read more
First Royal Cruise wingedone3
04/15
We went on a Carnival Cruise several years ago and I swore I'd never go on another. This trip was for my son's senior ... Read more

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Just OK familytrip3
04/15
We stayed at the Hamilton Inn on Laurel Street the night before the cruise. Very clean and extremely friendly staff. ... Read more
Beyond Amazing.... aclements25
04/15
Cabins and restaurants were amzingly clean and well run. Staff was very friendly, especially the Schooner Bar staff of ... Read more
04/15
There were 7 of us, 3 generations, ranging in age 28 to 88. Chose this cruise as my daughter-in-law's a teacher. Had a ... Read more
04/15
We selected this cruise as we heard that RC created a nursery program and the Vision of the Seas was recently renovated ... Read more
After 17 years, she still looks nearly new! Refurbishing no doubt helped. It's nice having a not too tall ship. ... Read more

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