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Dubai to Trans-Ocean Royal Caribbean Ovation of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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Beautiful morning to return to Seattle, See it rains more in Chicago than Seattle
Beautiful sail a way in Seattle and wife too
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Disability? No problem.

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Monty124
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

We chose this to be our introduction to cruising. Being disabled we booked an accessible suite and were not Dissapointed, the stateroom was superb with the balcony having a ramp to get in and out, a full wet room shower and everything was lower to suit wheelchair users. Access was great with the larger door having an auto opener fitted. The food was, without a doubt, a high point. The ...
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Sail Date: May 2016

Traveled with disabled person


Ovation of the Seas, May 2016

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kiana247
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

having cruised with rc before we were excited about boarding ovation, good job the itinary was good the ship was the worst we have been on the staff didn't know what they were doing, the pool was mainly coverd, not much entertainment, food was always the same & cold, never heard so many people complain about a ship, going back on celebrity, you have to book to go into the 270 lounge, bumping cars ...
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Sail Date: May 2016

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


A Huge Let Down

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Gin Jeannie
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

We were really looking forward to cruising on a brand new ship with Royal Caribben. How disappointed we were! The ship is huge, cabins really nice but hardly any hanging space, no toiletries, had to ask the steward for some and got them on the third day. We have cruised many times with different cruise lines first thing I check is we have our life jackets in the cabin (just in case) not on this ...
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Sail Date: May 2016

Cabin Type: Superior Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


Big Ship; No Atmosphere

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skipeagle
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

New ship high expectations very disappointing cabin set out was good but no basic amenities supplied flat screen tv with basic repeat movies, movie channel available at a cost not enough activities available very boring when at sea for 7 days. Shore excursions where a complete shamble with no organization left at the peer in the heat no cover or water supplied or available (Oman). Food on ship was ...
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Sail Date: May 2016

Cabin Type: Deluxe Obstructed Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


Lovely, Modern Ship with Some Mediocre Operations

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Zawmer
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

I sailed the Dubai-Singapore leg of the inaugural (sorta) repositioning that brought Ovation from Southampton to Tianjin. So my experience was with a shiny new ship that was a real pleasure to behold at every corner. Royal Caribbean has put together a very appealing vessel, but still it often felt like, well, like I was on more of a budget cruise. Food is abundant, with plenty of options, but ...
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Sail Date: May 2016

Cabin Type: Super Studio Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


Very Disappointing

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Stylemover
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Overall, very disappointing. Expected great things from this ship and having traveled with Royal Caribbean for 12 cruises, I would not choose to go on this ship again. Agree with all the comments people have said about it being a ship made cheaply - lots of creaking noises in the cabins, can hear everything from next door -- you don't get this on their older ships. Wi- if Internet was an absolute ...
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Sail Date: May 2016


Full credit to RCC - a wonderful cruise

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Gluvcruising
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this cruise to discover cruising on a larger ship. To our amazement it was easy to get from A to B with wider pathways throughout. The decor is beautifully appointed with many "chill out" areas available in many nooks and crannies. Once we discovered how to make bookings for the dining rooms, our dining experience was excellent. However, there is a need to have information available ...
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Sail Date: May 2016

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


Looks great but looks are only surface deep.

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Skyoz
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

For anyone travelling on a cruise ship for the first time I'm sure they will be suitably impressed and the ship is very well presented and of course great German engineering. For me the ship is too big with too many passengers - travelling up and down the crowded elevators seemed like I was in a commercial building going to work - and it's an all stops tour !!! We were constantly inundated with ...
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Sail Date: May 2016


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