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Barcelona Regent Seven Seas Explorer Cruise Reviews

Regent Seven Seas
Seven Seas Explorer
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25 Barcelona Regent Seven Seas Explorer Cruise Reviews


Wan1234 avatar

Wan1234

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

TOTALLY disappointed and regret to have chosen it !

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As it claims to be the world most luxurious cruise ship, I chose this cruise trip to celebrate my husband's 60th special birthday with my family, hoping it to be a memorable one but it turned out to be totally ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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markdgriffin

1 Review Written

23 Helpful Votes

High Expectations Exceeded

While not experienced cruisers, we have been on five previous cruises over the past 25 - 30 years with Carnival, Norwegian, and Holland America. We chose this cruise due to an invitation from my sister to join her ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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richminn

6 Reviews Written

101 Helpful Votes

Nice experience

We had heard of regent cruise thought we should check it out. The ship was in great shape having been recently remodeled. We had a large room, probably too large but it was nice We had a butler who was very ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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mayaart

4 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Transatlantic crossing, Man overboard

I wanted to try Regent's new ship Explorer and the transatlantic crossing gave me lots of sea days to explore the ship. We also had some interesting ports of call in Madeira and Spain. We flew into Miami on our ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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tjeffery

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not enough time given to finishing touches

Whilst the ship in general was really luxurious the time given to the shipyard to complete the fitting out showed in many areas:- Balcony door could not be opened from the outside on 3 occasions. Shower head ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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dtuggle

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Wonderful experience!

We had a great time on the Explorer! The most outstanding thing was the customer service in EVERY aspect! The employees are so personable and nice. Their work ethic is incredible! Our room (Concierge) was ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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jmschlesinger

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise from Venice to Monte Carlo

We spent three days in Venice, prior to embarkation. Embarkation took less than fifteen minutes and then a pleasant lunch at La Veranda. We were in our room by 2:30. Very nice room with plenty of closet space and a ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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cruisingismymiddlename

1 Review Written

51 Helpful Votes

mixed experience

We sprung for the Grand Suite, which was very impressive upon first entering it. Then, as we turned the hot tub on, it would not turn off and set off alarms. We had to laugh as employees came rushing to our room as ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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sdwhite50

1 Review Written

118 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointing Cruise Experience

My spouse and I usually book with Celebrity in their Penthouse Suite. In 2016, our May 2017 Celebrity Equinox Film cruise was cancelled and the Celebrity Equinox was repositioned to the Caribbeans. We wanted a ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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rosemarykstpaul

1 Review Written

50 Helpful Votes

No TV For 4 Days and No Credit or Accommodation

Boat was excellent But TV went out 4 days ago and they do not know how to fix They are cavalier about it--as if saying I am sorry is enough Considering air, we are paying $2500 per day to be in a Penthouse ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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jcruiser9

1 Review Written

130 Helpful Votes

Not Quite Luxury Travel

We had been on a Regent cruise four years ago that we really enjoyed. We really wanted to check out the newest ship, Explorer, so we booked a Mediterranean cruise starting in Barcelona and ending in Venice. I ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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carver42

1 Review Written

122 Helpful Votes

Clueless restaurant staff and management

Booked this cruise with our travel agent on its inaugural Barcelona to Venice Regent 25th anniversary cruise in April, as we both had birthdays that month. The ship was great, our room was great, the staff was great ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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UUNetBill

4 Reviews Written

75 Helpful Votes

The new darling of the Regent fleet

We recently sailed on the 10-night Barcelona to Venice trip aboard Explorer. It was our seventh Regent cruise but our first on the Explorer. We brought my mother and her husband and it was their first cruise ever. ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Lynn Surry

2 Reviews Written

231 Helpful Votes

Motel 6 on the Seas

Embarkation was miserable. The staff behaved like novices. The excursions were poorly handled..and at times chaos. We were taken to Portofino when the garbage was being picked up - smelly noisy and everything ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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LiquidLogic

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

30th Anniversary Dream Cruise

The lure of sailing on a brand new Regent ship was too strong to resist and we are very glad we succumbed! We booked this cruise way back in August of 2015, in anticipation of our celebrating our 30th anniversary, ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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thomastoo

3 Reviews Written

72 Helpful Votes

Not quite Luxury

This was our first cruise on Regent. Several of our friends who were onboard have sailed with them many times. Regent and this ship were highly touted as first class. Although we had a good time for the 20 days, ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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jbernasconi

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Barcelona to Rome on the New Regent Explorer

My wife and I recently returned from a 10 day Mediterranean cruise on the brand new Regent Explorer. This was our second Regent cruise, and we had also sailed on a corporate partner, Oceania, in the past. We have ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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sgruenig@aol.com

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Floating 5 Star Hotel

Being a first time cruiser, I did considerable research on ships, amenities and service. I considered Crystal, Seabourne and Regents. My past experience with group tours were with Tauck land tours and they are top ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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tvlforfun

1 Review Written

30 Helpful Votes

Regent Explorer Exceeds Expectations

The massive amount of hype surrounding “The most luxurious ship ever built” turned out to be much more than hype. From the moment we walked on the ship we felt the ambiance of true luxury. There was the ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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msb597

1 Review Written

48 Helpful Votes

Loved St. Tropez, Grimaud/Port Grimaud, Monte Carlo and Nice.

Had the privilege of enjoying the Seven Seas Explorer on her inaugural sailing from Barcelona to Monte Carlo. Billed as the "Most Luxurious Ship Ever Built," there's no question that this is true. A stunning ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Rosycad

1 Review Written

24 Helpful Votes

Never let them do your air!!!!

We wanted to stop off on the way in London for a few days. We paid over $1000 each extra to do that. We gave them the flight numbers. Two weeks before we left we found our flights were different and we were not ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Helen-Louise

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Mediterranean cruise! Barcelona to Rome 23 April 2018 to 1 May 2018

Everything about this cruise was amazing and exceeded our expectations in every way. The ship, the service, the cabin, the fine dining, the casual dining, the pool area, the entertainment and shore excursions were ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Rheanon1998

1 Review Written

71 Helpful Votes

Reject NOT Regent

This was hands down the worse cruise out of 10 I’ve been on. They lie the second you make your first payment. If I can help out anyone from making an awful decision please choose somewhere else to cruise with. ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Mayberrymr

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Really very nice cruise--a few areas for improvement

We did the Barcelona-to-Rome cruise leaving Barcelona April 2018 and had a great time. The room sizes are far better than any others we have seen, and include a walk-in closet and spacious bathroom--not amenities ...
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Sail Date April 2018


holly58 avatar

holly58

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Lovely ship, poor medical service

I know this is over a year writing this review but it is something that still annoys me .went as a party of 6 to experience the new explorer .The ship did not disappoint staff were really helpful and the ...
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Sail Date April 2016


Seven Seas Explorer Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.5
Dining5.04.3
Entertainment4.03.6
Public Rooms5.04.6
Fitness Recreation4.04.1
Family3.0N/A
Enrichment4.53.7
Service5.04.3
Value For Money3.53.7
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