Excellent experience for a short time cruise, especially for us, Canadian people coming from Montreal.
The price they offer for this cruise was really interesting when you consider the balcony room offered. The crew for the balcony room ...
I wanted to sail on Ovation of the Seas because of her size and the fact I could sail from Fremantle to Sydney. So I needed to book through the charter company's agent. We had chosen a balcony cabin but misinterpreted the 2 or 1 cabin ...
I chose this cruise as it was a 5 nighter from Fremantle (home port) to Adelaide and a good opportunity for my husband to experience 1st time cruising. Also coincided with Birthday and anniversary so dates fitted.
NOT happy about the ...
We wanted to try a big ship and were delighted to get a last-minute discounted booking sailing from Perth to Adelaide.
Embarkation was a nightmare. The online cruise planner offered departure times by deck and the option to select ...
We decided to do a week getaway before Xmas on the Ovation Of The Seas which offered sector cruising between Singapore & Sydney - too good to pass up.
My husband and 17yr old son flew to Perth on Sunday 4th and had 2 days staying ...
Thought it would be good to experience a short duration cruise on a new mega-ship after previous cruises on older and smaller ships. Cruise Director Joff Eaton was superb and the technology used throughout the ship was amazing. We had ...
We went as 2 friends in our early 30s. My 4th cruise, his first ever. Both first time with RCI and we were very impressed. Here are some general overviews of the highlights, various observations, and with tips on how to get the most out of ...
We thought that this would be a special cruise We are Platinum cruises with Princess.
firstly they lost my luggage and I had to go and find it (I was in dirty clothes for over 24 hours) the customer service is very poor , my case was ...
We decided to check out Ovation as we had cruised on Allure and loved it.
As Allure will never get to Australia we were hoping that our go to ship might be the Ovation.
Sadly, it was not to be !!!
We have been supporters of RCCL ...
Windjammer food quality
On this trip, we encountered the worst food quality and variety of all the cruises we have done on Royal Caribbean.
Most times the food was a repeat, as if the kitchen had a fixed boring menu.
Food had no ...
We booked this charter cruise 18 months in advance as we are a family of 5 (2adults, 11, 10, 7). We booked 2 x inside virtual balcony staterooms on Deck 8. We are RCI diamond members, and normally love Royal Caribbean.
Boarding in ...
Boarding in Singapore was very good. There was minimal queuing coming through check-in, immigration, customs etc.
We found our room pretty much by accident (right outside the lift we happened to get into) as there were no staff pointing ...
Having travelled Royal Caribbean twice before ( and Celebrity Cruises twice ), I was affected by the pre - cruise sales hype and booked as soon as the voyage to Australia was announced. I paid top price for a balcony cabin. Later on as ...
Finally a cruise line that has brought a New, large and affordable ship to Australia,
Well done Royal Caribbean! Equipped with very modern, clean & comfortable cabins, good sized balconies with two reclining chairs, foot stools and ...
This is a great ship to go cruising on and we have just completed a sector from Singapore to Fremantle. We had a large ocean view stateroom that was spacious and more than we had anticipated. Entertainment was of a very good standard and ...
We were excited to sail on the maiden voyage of Ovation of the Seas from Asia to Australia 30 November 2016. A six night cruise (a segment of a 15 night charter cruise by Cruiseco).
There were many positives, but sadly, also many ...
6 day cruise repositioning
I have been on 2 tiny 600pax ship as a beginner and loved the experience. So when this repositioning cruise from Singapore package appear, being the biggest, newest, technological advanced mega bling boat, ...
We knew this was an older ship, but the price was right and the ports of call were interesting. Also, we've been on the mega ships and are a bit tired of the floating malls. We were looking forward to enjoy the real cruise feeling of the ...
no time to see Perth as mix up with coach 2hrs late to ship.
Ship very clean but old.full of over 80 year old. and Aussie using it as a floating hotel didn't even get off at port stayed on drinking.
dining very short hours closed ...
Being an experienced cruiser with many different cruise lines, and as Diamond Club members of Royal Caribbean, my wife and I looked forward to this transatlantic journey for the ship, the food, the entertainment and for the stop in ...
This was my first transatlantic cruise and I loved it!!! I am only giving it a three star rating for the following reasons:
We had a balcony stateroom. The shower smelled of mildew!!! One of the drawers in the desk was full of ...
Having a home in England and a winter home in Florida we always cruise both both ways, in November and April. Usually the cruise lines try to make this repositioning cruise special but from the moment we boarded it had the feeling of a ...
Check in at Southampton was excellent, fast and efficient was able to upgrade our drinks package at the port which saved time on ship.
We were pleased with our cabin, it was a good size and we had an excellent cabin steward. I had ...
We have previously undertaken this same trip on Independence of the Seas and found it to be relaxing and enjoyable. On this occasion it was less so due to:
Ship - Was showing it's age and public areas had insufficient seating for the ...
We chose this cruise as we love Royal Caribbean and have have always been very happy with the cruise line.
We are extremely loyal to the Company.
But having said this they disappointed us this time as follows.
- Major Security ...
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