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Eastern Caribbean Holiday Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Eastern Caribbean
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

201

Very Good

93

Average

57

Poor

34

Terrible

16

Cruise type

Family Cruises

8,577

Romantic Cruises

2,968

Senior Cruises

1,635

Entertainment Cruises

1,503

Holiday Cruises

415

415 Eastern Caribbean Holiday Cruises Cruise Reviews


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Ni3166

1 Review Written

Awesome Christmas Cruise!!

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We were looking for a Christmas vacation without any of us having to cook or plan events. This was definately the best family Christmas week for the 20 of us!! Our group ages ranged from 5-85 yrs old and every one ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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rbrski

5 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

9 Night Christmas Cruise 12/21-30/2017

This was our second Christmas cruise with RCCL with the first one being in 2015 on the Serenade of the Seas. This was just as good, if not better!! We were happy to see Christmas caroling and midnight mass being ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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FirePolice16NJ

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

NCL Gem - Dec 23 2017 - 11 Day

Chose this cruise based on where it sailed from, where it sailed to, how long the sailing was, and when it sailed. First time being away from home over the holiday. My family very much enjoyed this sailing. We ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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bobdudley2003

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

What happened to Royal Caribbean?

I was on the Christmas 2017 Allure of the Seas cruise. My wife and I had a balcony room. We have done about a dozen cruises, the last several on Royal Caribbean. As a matter of fact, this was our second time on ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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anabelniles

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Beautiful ship, terrible service

We chose to do this cruise as it encompassed both Christmas (which also happens to be my son's birthday) and New Year's Eve--many other cruise options offered just one or the other. For such a big ship, I was ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Triock

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Overall another Great Celebrity Cruise

First time we were away for Christmas and choose Celebrity because we love the line. Service was great as usual although there were a few hiccups in the MDR a few nights, but that is to be expected considering it ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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cruise stressing

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

New Years

The ships seemed to be a little short handed in crew or very over booked. There was a lot of mess ups on the schedule of when things were going on. Like elegant night was a big mess up, I heard lots of compliants on ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Peter Kor

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Without fear or favor to all

Not the Royal Expectation we expect for spending Christmas and New Year on board Anthem of the Seas. So much has been said about the ship itself. One would expect this particular cruise to be of some differences at ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Lezley

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointing xmas and new year cruise

Ship tired rusty dirty carpets and old fashioned in the public areas. The cabins were clean comfy beds and clean linen and towels cabin staff excellent. Bar staff over worked tiered and stretched. Main ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Harbor1492

22 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Holiday Caribbean Cruise, December 20, 2015 – January 3, 2016

Route: 14 day voyage: Miami – St Martin – St Kitts – St Vincent – Tobago – Barbados – Martinique - Antigua – Virgin Gorda - Miami 1. General Comments: We are regular cruisers, but this was our ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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hpz

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Almost Perfect

We just returned from a week on the Norwegian Escape. There were 21 in our party. The oldest was 74 and there were 11 kids from 2 to 16. Everyone enjoyed themselves. I am going to try to be comprehensive and ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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bellbus

5 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Xmas in the Sun

This was our third time on the Royal and we decided to take two of our adult children with us. This was their first cruise and although it was not geared toward a younger crowd, they had the time of their lives. The ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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mactire

7 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

A nice cruise on a cold ship marred by bad customer service

We had a two week cruise around the Eastern and Western Caribbean on the Nieuw Amsterdam at the end of January 2015. After a flight from London Heathrow on an American Airlines plane, there was a weather system of ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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kroozer1

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Carnival Splendor gave an awesome cruise

Let me start by saying I was not a big Carnival fan. Was on the Sensation a few years ago, realizing it was an older smaller boat, expectations were not set that high, but it was bad. the Splendor got me excited ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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Christine311

3 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Lovely Christmas on Reflection

Celebrity Reflection is a beautiful ship with excellent staff, food, and services. I wanted to comment on the Christmas Cruise we took from Dec. 20 to Dec. 27, 2014. Our Port visits all went well with a short, but ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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Seascape4

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Mediocre Christmas Cruise

Our first cruise on 'Oriana' was fifteen years ago, and we were so looking forward to being aboard her again, in fact we were hoping that this Xmas cruise to the Caribbean would be wonderful, but it truly wasdn't. ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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vivianrose6922

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Don't! Unless you love other people's kids!

Christmas Cruise. I guess I should have known better but this cruise had 2,000 children on it. That's an actual number not an exaggeration. Almost no activities for adults. In a few of the lounges, after 9:30,PM you ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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superbock

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing Christmas vacation

We took a family Christmas vacation on the Carnival Sunshine. We had 4 adults and two children (9 and 6). Absolutely wonderful vacation. The boat was nice, tons of activities for everyone. Waterpark on the boat is ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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viking69

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

New Year's Fun

We traveled with our adult daughter and teenage grand-daughter. We had next door balcony staterooms on the Lido deck.. Drove from the Atlanta GA area and overnighted at the Hampton Inn West in Port St. Lucie. ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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jesslsm

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

No rating

Carnival Conquest....Don't waste your money.

We sailed on the Carnival Conquest December 2014 over Christmas and needless to say it was below par. Boat is outdated Not kept very clean Kids clubs are horrible if you have tweens. Shows consist of a person ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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cruiser3722

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Amazing Holiday Cruise!!!!

We decided to book a Holiday cruise this year for the fist time ever. It was amazing! From the moment we walked onto the ship there were beautiful gingerbread houses and Christmas trees everywhere. It was beautiful! ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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Sweet Fountain

1 Review Written

Less than

I did a back to back on Princess over the holidays and came back extremely disappointed in the drop in Princess Standards and amenities. They did not have an omelet or pasta bar on this ship, which its competitors ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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pennib

14 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Another Happy Christmas & New Year on Ventura

This was our 4th festive cruise on Ventura around the Caribbean islands. The usual efficient P&O system of dealing with flights and luggage soon had us in the holiday mood. This time we were on a Dreamliner from ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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Phlyn

8 Reviews Written

146 Helpful Votes

No rating

Nice Cruise But Ultimate Dining Withdrawn For This Cruise

This cruise was over Christmas and New Year. The cruise went to 8 of the Caribbean Islands, (Aruba, Curacao, Grenada, Barbados, St Lucia, Antigua, St Kitts and St Maarten). Overall the cruise was up to Celebrities ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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Pedds

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A great way to escape Christmas!

I'd recommend this week long cruise, both for value and content. There is something for everyone here. I'm not going to bore you with information that can be found on the mycubacruise.com website; the information ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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