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Auckland Royal Caribbean Radiance of the Seas Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Radiance of the Seas
Destination
Auckland

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Very Good

3

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Terrible

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10 Auckland Royal Caribbean Radiance of the Seas Cruise Reviews


balill24 avatar

balill24

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent itinerary/great cruise

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Our first cruise with Royal Caribbean, and also our first cruise in the Southern Hemisphere. We arrived at the port in Auckland around 1145 am embarkation was from 1130am. We had no problems and were boarded ...
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Sail Date February 2019


doxiemomma2 avatar

doxiemomma2

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Radiance of the Seas is less than radiant

Chose this cruise because of the opportunity to see New Zealand and Australia. For us, this was the chance of a lifetime and we were looking forward to checking this off our bucket list! We flew in the night ...
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Sail Date January 2019


Verjanron avatar

Verjanron

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Lovely cruise

Chosen for destination and end docking in Melbourne. Loved the itinerary and shore excursions except Napier was very busy with their once a year Art Deco festival and it meant there were traffic restrictions, no ...
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Sail Date February 2019


daisydee avatar

daisydee

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Auckland to Sydney cruise

First and foremost for Americans - a Visa is needed for Australia (but not New Zealand). This cruise was for my husband and myself, who are both in our 60s and have cruised probably 15 times on all different ...
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Sail Date January 2019


worzelle avatar

worzelle

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Lovely ship, staff and great ports but with reservations about Royal Caribbean.

We had never visited New Zealand before and we got a great all inclusive price for this cruise. We did have a lovely time and thought NZ was amazing, the Radiance was a very nice ship, Art Deco design and we were ...
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Sail Date December 2018


tgmason avatar

tgmason

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cancel Your Radiance of the Seas Reservation!

Royal Caribbean's Radiance of the Sea cruise to Australia and New Zealand was a major disappointment. The ship was originally constructed in 2001 and needs significant upgrading! A lot of maintenance items need to ...
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Sail Date January 2018


scrabbleplayer avatar

scrabbleplayer

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Good selection of port stops, great crew, food not great

We chose this cruise because of the number of ports visited in the Australia portion of the cruise. We had a balcony suite and it was spacious enough and had a lot of storage space. One thing to note: the only ...
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Sail Date January 2018


Mammasan avatar

Mammasan

5 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

The Radiance was a big disappointment

We chose the Radiance because of its itinerary in New Zealand and Australia and because of the good experiences we have had on several other Royal Caribbean ships. Unfortunately, our experience on the Radiance fell ...
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Sail Date January 2018


Linda Fitzgerald avatar

Linda Fitzgerald

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Compared to previous cruises with this company A GREAT DISAPPOINTMENT!

We boarded the ship in Auckland which was completely hassle free. We were on the 8th deck cabin size was fine. The balcony was very small and the 2 seater sofa in the cabin somewhat tired looking. The lower ...
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Sail Date January 2018


nztraveller avatar

nztraveller

16 Reviews Written

74 Helpful Votes

14 night cruise N.Z. to Australia

Our first on RCCL however we had done our fair share of cruise around the world with different cruise lines. Over all the ship was OK Food was very good in (included) eating laces). The buffet had great amount ...
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Sail Date January 2018


Radiance of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04
Dining4.04
Entertainment4.03.7
Public Rooms4.04.3
Fitness Recreation4.54.1
Family4.04.1
Enrichment2.03.5
Service4.54.4
Value For Money4.53.8
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