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Baltimore Holiday Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Baltimore

Traveler rating

Excellent

16

Very Good

17

Average

4

Poor

7

Terrible

1

Cruise type

Family Cruises

1,038

Romantic Cruises

315

Senior Cruises

244

First-Time Cruisers

151

Holiday Cruises

45

45 Baltimore Holiday Cruises Cruise Reviews


gandjpedersen avatar

gandjpedersen

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Grandeur of the Seas - Showing its Age

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Departing from Baltimore was excellent! We anticipated a wonderful, joyful Christmas cruise. In actuality, the decorations and activities were minimal and low budget. The entertainment was generally passable, but ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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haywire17

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Holiday cruise

good value for the dollar we got two holidays in one trip. The dining was our only issue, the waiter was not very friendly or sociable just stuck to his job and staff was under sized as our waiter's helper had 4 ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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dobelover

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Holiday Cruise

My adult niece and I both live in Maryland so sailing from Baltimore eliminated a long drive or a flight. We drove in the morning of cruise, arriving around 11:30am. Dropping of luggage, parking car and entering ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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mtbates

1 Review Written

Do not recommend this ship.

We went on a Christmas cruise and the ship is old and the entertainment and onboard activities are only OK. I would never go on this ship again as the food was terrible. I almost "lost it" when I saw Caribbean goat ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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jmash777

1 Review Written

Thanksgiving Cruise

My wife and I recently sailed for 8 nights over Thanksgiving on Grandeur of the Seas out of Baltimore. This was our second time on the Grandeur as we really like the convenience of the port in Baltimore as we can ...
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Sail Date November 2014


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rebeca

1 Review Written

Not Satisfied

The good and the bad: I did enjoy the entertainment, especially the Tango show and lessons, the Karaoke, the dance parties, etc. but the dining experience ruined it for me. This was my 4th cruise, but my 1st from ...
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Sail Date November 2014


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SEALOVER226

2 Reviews Written

Family cruise

We took three vehicles to get eleven people to the ship. My wife and myself made this everyone's Christmas present. Going on the cruise with us was my oldest son, wife and three year daughter. In the next cabin was ...
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Sail Date December 2013


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Healthtoyou

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Wonderful holiday cruise - December 24, 2013 thru January 3, 2014

We had a marvelous holiday cruise on the Grandeur of the Seas. One of the best cruises I've been on and we are Diamond members. Entertainment: Wonderful. The activity staff on the ship worked extremely hard making ...
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Sail Date December 2013


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Peach of a Teach

5 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Happy Thanksgiving at Sea

My mom and I decided to let the nice people at Royal Caribbean make Thanksgiving dinner for us, and so we set forth on a cruise to the Caribbean for Thanksgiving. We have sailed 5 times from Bayonne, Nj. This was ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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mfd5

1 Review Written

NOTHING GRAND OR ROYAL HERE!

This was a 10 night cruise over Thanksgiving. This was my first cruise with Royal Caribbean. (Previously, I had been on cruises with Norwegian, Celebrity and Carnival). I had a great time and experience on all my ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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yanks23

1 Review Written

Thanksgiving on the Pride 11/24

I sailed on the Pride on Thanksgiving week with my wife and 11 year old son. Based on all experiences this will be my last cruise on carnival and out of Baltimore. Embarkation: We have been at Tampa, New York, ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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fishin' musician

6 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Happy New Year Getaway

A bit of background: DW and I are on both sides of 50 and pushing 20 cruises, this is our third on RCI (last RCI was about 4 or 5 years ago). Previous cruises were on the Grandeur out of New Orleans and the ...
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Sail Date December 2012


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Bowieman

1 Review Written

Carnival Pride vs Enchanment of the Seas Comparison

For all those contemplating cruising from Baltimore, here is a comparison of the two ships sailing from this port. We went on the New Years cruise of both ships: the Enchantment in 2011 and the Pride in 2013. Of ...
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Sail Date December 2012


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gordito

3 Reviews Written

Incredible New Year 2012-2013

We traveled from Arlington, VA which makes a very big difference when you have to use an electrical wheel chair. Even though it was snowing the check in went nice and smoothly. Our cabin (accessible) was great! ...
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Sail Date December 2012


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argyllsock

5 Reviews Written

77 Helpful Votes

New Years Eve on the Enchantment

My DW and I made a last minute decision to try and get a New Years Eve cruise booked. Given the cost of last minute flights, we looked specifically at something that was within an 8 hour drive from our home in ...
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Sail Date December 2012


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crickette24

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Christmas Week Cruise a Mixed Bag

A family group of 7 of us cruised on the Enchantment of the Seas from Baltimore to the Bahamas for the Christmas holiday cruise (12/22/12 - 12/29/12). We booked three cabins: (1) a single woman in an inside cabin, ...
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Sail Date December 2012


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earltonharley

9 Reviews Written

40 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

Let me start by saying that I am a fan of Celebrity Cruise Line, but that in no way has tarnished my review. My DW, son, d-I-l, and a dear friend traveled from Hudson, NY to Baltimore by train to meet the ship. ...
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Sail Date December 2012


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Georgeny

24 Reviews Written

44 Helpful Votes

Pride not as proud

This being our third sailing of Pride in past 12 months, mainly due to convenience of Baltimore port, we are in a good position to compare how she has done through the year. Answer, not so good. Reason, I think ...
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Sail Date December 2012


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DTMandM

1 Review Written

It is Truly a Fun Ship

Let me start this review by saying the cruise was very enjoyable, the crew fantastic, and we had a wonderful time. The things I am pointing out that I noticed to be a distraction were very minor. We took this ...
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Sail Date November 2012


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Georgeny

24 Reviews Written

44 Helpful Votes

Carnival Pride Xmas News Years Cruise

We are cruiseaholics and this cruise was our first this year. We generally sail 2 to 3 sailings per year. We have sailed from Baltimore before, we have sailed Carnival before, first time on the Pride. Embarkation ...
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Sail Date December 2011


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justcake

5 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Happy New Year on Enchantment of the Seas Dec. 31, 2011

Background We are a married couple in our late 30's. This was our 7th cruise having sailed with RCCI, Disney, NCL and Princess. We have sailed in suites, oceanviews, balconies and interior staterooms and recently ...
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Sail Date December 2011


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pweath

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Seasoned cruiser on a Christmas Cruise close to home.

As a seasoned cruiser, I have been on Regent Seven seas, Holland America, NCL, Costa, Royal Caribbean, Homelines, Carnival before, celebrity and mostly Princess; 20 cruises in all. I love Holland America but can ...
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Sail Date December 2011


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Cruising-Solo

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Review of 12-25-11 to 1/1/12 Carnival Pride Cruise

Review of 12-25-11 to 1/1/12 Carnival Pride Cruise out of Baltimore to 'Florida and the Bahamas': I would like to set the tone from the outset of this review that I was very happy with my cruise on the 12-25-11 ...
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Sail Date December 2011


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mjfreder

1 Review Written

Enjoyable Holiday Cruise

Enjoyed the Royal Caribean Enchantment of the Seas holiday cruise out of Baltimore that departed on Christmas Eve and returned on New Years Eve, with stops in Port Canveral and Nassau. We traveled with extended ...
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Sail Date December 2011


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somoza1104

1 Review Written

Carnival Pride Christmas to New Year 2011

I've read many reviews of this ship, some ok, some good, some not so good. Here is my pinion of this ship and the ports of call. First, the ship is actually quite nice. I liked the decor and the renaissance ...
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Sail Date December 2011


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