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Royal Caribbean Beijing Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
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Destination
Beijing

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Excellent

12

Very Good

12

Average

15

Poor

18

Terrible

15

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72 Royal Caribbean Beijing Cruise Reviews


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Wektreisender

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cruise was much better than thought before we started

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We will not write too much about the horrible Immigration to China on 4th of October. We needed 7 hours after a long distance flight from Europe to get the 144 hours Visa and to find the luggagev( which was ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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phbr

12 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

China... Not for the Faint Hearted

We chose this particular cruise for the ports of call, none of which we have been to before and also the chance to see the sights around Beijing before the cruise. It all started out so normally. An Emirates ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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billyjey

10 Reviews Written

43 Helpful Votes

Far too big

We sailed on Quantum of the seas on a repositioning cruise from Tianjin Beijing to Singapore on 7th Oct 19. the ship is huge but well laid out and we didn’t get lost once. We spent 2 nights in Beijing then 2 ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Cruisebuddy50

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Trip of a Lifetime

Having previously read bad reviews before travelling, we feel it is only right to set the record straight regarding this particular sailing. Like may others reading the poor reviews regarding the ship, we were ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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husky1982

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Royal Failure

If you and read this, this cruise is probably not for you. We take Royal for their brand consistency and attention to detail. This one fails. IF YOU PLAN AN EXCURSION IN ENGLISH it will be cancelled and you ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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H20Fanatic

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Don't expect a Caribbean cruise - Research and Enjoy!

This cruise and the experience was amazing. As 4 of only a limited number of English speaking guests on board, we were treated a bit differently from the other passengers. The staff from the stateroom (Ya Mei) to ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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MPBCruiser2

5 Reviews Written

47 Helpful Votes

Royal Caribbean Loyalists be Aware

Chose this cruise because if the Japan itinerary. Having been on a total of five RCCL/Celebrity cruises in the past, we felt comfortable knowing that seeing a completely different part of the world would be met by ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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amandamays

1 Review Written

48 Helpful Votes

Worst Cruise Experience Ever

This was the worst cruise I have ever been on. There was no formal nights, no theme nights, no special fun things, horrible entertainment and horrible food. There were three ship days and nothing to do! It was a ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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CruiseOhoy

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

More like a Sitcom than a real Holiday

I had to wait for six months before I could write down this review more objectively. Meaning without the disbelief or all the other first negative reactions. So in short - everything the others have already ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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belolga

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

DISASTER AND A NIGHTMARE AND TO ADD TO IT NONCHALANT STAFF

I chose this cruise as i wanted to tour the Philippines but after paying the initial deposit the cruise changed its itinerary to Vietnam instead and I couldn’t opt out. Having been on an earlier RCL cruise, the ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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cycler01

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

All fur coat and no knickers (a British saying that says it all)

The cruise could also be called 'the queue that never moved' cruise. The ship felt very enclosed at times as the main routes around the ship were internal and often led to dead ends - perhaps they wanted to funnel ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Angelcat40

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Walls, Warriors, Queues & Cruise!

This holiday was called the Walls & Warriors which started off with a 6 day land tour arranged by Cruise 1st during Chinese Golden week! Followed by a 12 night cruise on the Ovation of the Seas. We started our ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Fuseman

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Not up to expectations

I comment on this cruise knowing that my thoughts are comparable with many other travellers on this trip. We booked this through cruise1st which also included a pre cruise land tour of Xian and China. The tour ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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johnmcq1

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CUSTOMER ABUSE ON OVATION of the SEAS

I now know what a herd of cattle must feel like being bullied and herded I n the journey to their slaughter. What was planned as a “special birthday” celebration on one of the largest and prestigious cruise ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Wendygym

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Cold and inedible food, quantity before quality

This is not our first cruise with Royal Carribean where we have always enjoyed the ships and staff but after our experience on this ship im sorry to say it could be our last. Is Royal Carribean putting quantity ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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KittyKitoba

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

ENJOYABLE CRUISE THROUGH SE ASIA

This was only our 2nd cruise with Royal Caribbean and some of the online reviews of their Asia cruises had me worried. I need not have worried as it was generally a great cruise. Food/restaurants were excellent as ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Cgilyead

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Disappointed in Asia

I chose this cruise as part of a tour to China Warriors and Walls experience. Embarkation at Tianjin was utter chaos, queues to check-in were chaotic, unorganised, and very very long. The immigration process was ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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RhondaS

4 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Disappointing changes to ship & restaurants!

We choose this cruise to see some of Japan. Booked via travel agent so flights, pre-cruse stay and transfers included. Embarkation smooth, in fact as we carried our own bags we walked on board within 15 mins of ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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AWHW

30 Reviews Written

242 Helpful Votes

Surprisingly Good

On August 25 I embarked Ovation of the Seas on one of the ship’s last trips in China. The ship is newly built and sent to China immediately. It is returning to the US but this does not mean RCI is quitting the ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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verysmellywelly

1 Review Written

37 Helpful Votes

Big Trouble In Little China

We chose this cruise as we really wanted a taster of Japan. Having been on a couple of RC cruises prior to this one, we were looking forward to the same level of service and care that we had come to expect - boy, we ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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kimjohansen

3 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Five Star Ship, Two Star Guests !!

We are a family of 2 adults and 2 children (16 & 8). We have taken many, many cruises and have sailed on Royal Caribbean in the past, including a two week cruise from Sydney to the South Pacific the previous year on ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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johnchristian1991

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Unpleasant Experience

We found this cruise to be well below standard unfortunately. We were expecting things to be a little different to other cruises due to most guests being from Asia and we were right, it was different. Even the ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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The_Big_M

2 Reviews Written

40 Helpful Votes

Disappointment of the seas

Having sailed Quantum out of China before I thought I knew what to expect. Same cruise line, same class of ship, similar passenger base, similar origin/region. Unfortunately Ovation is no Quantum. While Quantum ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Valhyd

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Beijing cruise

Flew from Australia with 5 others and spent a few days touring around Beijing , seeing Lost City and Great Wall. Fast train down to Tanguu station in 2nd class was easy $18 Aus,then Taxi to cruise port on the day ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Sue Colling

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Worst cruise ever

Just got back from the worst cruise ever! I’m so disgusted with Royal Caribbean for dropping their usual high standards on the cruise from Beijing to Hong Kong. What a waste of a lovely new ship. Terrible ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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