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241 Royal Caribbean Venice Cruise Reviews
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denisejones
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
My friend and i have just returned from our first RC cruise. This was something i was desperate to do and always wanted to go on RC and it was a birthday treat. I am disappointed to say it did not meet my expectations. We had an ... Read more
PattieJ
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
29 forum posts
2 helpful votes
This was our fourth time on this ship and it looked spruce after its refit.The cabin we choose proved to be a poor choice, 4076 it was at the entrance to the Atrium which after 5 p.m. was bubbling with noise and activities. The dining ... Read more
TexasGirl2016
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
4 helpful votes
This was my very first cruise and was reminded several times by other cruisers to not base my cruising experience on this one ship (they said if this was their first experience they would probably not want to cruise again) This ship looks ... Read more
Ahaohio
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We have been thinking about visiting Greece many times but found it to be impossibly hot in the summertime. As I retire this fall we thought that it might be a good time and found this cruise. This is our second cruise ever and the first ... Read more
Dhoogske
Member Since 2014
1 review
We enjoyed our Food and waiter in main dining room very much. Our Room was clean , staff was friendly and atmosphere on board is overall good. Vision of THE seas is an older ship but it had something charming and relaxing . THE ship ... Read more
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Bell of Scotland
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
My husband and I are retired, we cruised a few times with Royal Caribbean in the nineties,and enjoyed our holidays, we decided to start cruising again and our first choice was Royal Caribbean sailing from Venice to the Greek Isles. We ... Read more
nana2ksap
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
56 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We booked this cruise somewhat last minute(for us anyway). Loved that it sailed out of Venice where we hadn't been before and had a good itinerary. We stayed at the Best Western Titian Inn near the airport for two days before and ... Read more
Jayneepops
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
I have just returned from a weeks cruise on Vision of the Seas and before I leave my review I want to mention Captain Merak. I have never seen a Captain on a ship quite like him. Not only did he pose for the normal formal photos, he sang ... Read more
AprilOcn
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
36 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Loved the ports! The menu wasn't up to standards! Looks like the are expecting us to eat in the $ restaurants to get good food! The cabin was clean and neat! Embarkation and disembarkation went very smoothly! There was a bus to ... Read more
scootersdad
Member Since 2010
3 reviews
76 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Rust, bumps and scuffs everywhere. Pool decking has "potholes". Supposedly going to dry dock for a few weeks. Needs more than that. Ports were excellent choices. Shame that there are not more overnight stays in a few major ... Read more
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Ine
Member Since 2004
1 review
6,466 forum posts
5 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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mysticmum
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
127 forum posts
4 helpful votes
We chose this cruise for the dates (our 30th anniversary) and the itinerary. We arrived in a very rainy and wet Venice the day before the cruise and stayed near the people mover at the Hotel Olimpia, which we can thoroughly recommend. On ... Read more
kac911
Member Since 2014
1 review
127 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We did back to back cruises on Royal Caribbean’s Vision of the Seas out of Venice Oct 2016. We’ve experienced several other cruise lines (Carnival, DCL, NCL) as well as RCL in the past. We had both done Venice before so ... Read more
JoLaure
Member Since 2016
1 review
6 helpful votes
My first thoughts turn to the crew I thought they were amazing, very friendly and extremely helpful. Nothing was too much trouble for any of them. Our state room on deck 3 was a little tired looking but very clean, as was the shower ... Read more
orangema
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed October 2016
We enjoyed our RCCL Vision of the Seas cruise. Unfortunately, we were served the worst hamburgers we've ever seen on a cruise line. A fair characterization of them would be hockey pucks, burnt ones. We were surprised the Spa Café, ... Read more
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Fast Alongside
Member Since 2011
29 reviews
1 forum post
6 helpful votes
We did this two week back to back cruise from Venice, departing on the day our flight from the US arrived in Venice. Our flight was delayed in landing by 45 minutes due to fog. We later learned that we were lucky-some flights were ... Read more
sandycruzr
Member Since 2006
5 reviews
250 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Just back from a good sailing on the Vision of the Seas. We left from Venice, Italy and unfortunately did not have any time to explore Venice prior to our cruise due to a very bad experience with Transat Air's cruise ship transfers. (long ... Read more
rowcliw
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
This cruise was recommended by friends and was offering a very good deal at the time of our travels. It was my first time cruising so I had different levels of expectations and anticipations. I would certainly take another cruise and ... Read more
lady99
Member Since 2013
3 reviews
32 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
We chose this cruise mostly because it went to Santorini, Greece, and honestly, it exceeded our expectations. We traveled together as a group of three sisters and shared an inside cabin. A part of me wishes that we just spent a little ... Read more
paolog333
Member Since 2014
1 review
4 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
This ship, while older, is in great shape, and is the perfect size for a fun vacation. More importantly, the staff is amazing. There were SO many individuals that went above and beyond the call of duty, to ensure we had a great time. I ... Read more
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irnbru
Member Since 2004
4 reviews
429 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
Just returned from a week aboard. The ship sailed full yet the staff still managed to be amazing and pampered to your every needs. Ship was spotlessly clean and the food was great. The stateroom 7017 inside cabin was the largest of ... Read more
Arvy
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
8 helpful votes
We sailed for 21 fabulous days, on back to back cruises. As the cruises began and ended in Venice, we had extra time there so did spend $ on pre or post stays in Venice. We decided to put that money into a second cruise, which worked out ... Read more
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HappyFeet66
Member Since 2016
1 review
12 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Everything about the cruise was above our expectations. The food in the Windjammer buffet style and Main Dining Room was excellent along with very good staff. Our Ocean View State Room #2544 was more than adequate and we had no ... Read more
parr2300
Member Since 2010
1 review
43 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
Great service and food service on an older and smaller ship that offers many advantages. Excellent support from security staff getting bags on and off ship. Room clean and service as needed. Excellent cruise. I will sail with them ... Read more
saltyseabears
Member Since 2015
1 review
5 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed September 2016
We choose this trip as we wanted a different trip than that of the itineraries from Southampton. We wanted some September Sunshine. We are fans of Royal Caribbean and so we choose this ship and itinerary. I would suggest if you are ... Read more
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