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Royal Caribbean Oasis of the Seas Cruise Reviews for First-Time Cruisers Cruises to the Caribbean from Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)

Royal Caribbean
Oasis of the Seas
Caribbean
Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)

Traveler rating

Excellent

57

Very Good

14

Average

4

Poor

5

Terrible

3

Cruise type

Family Cruises

528

Romantic Cruises

142

First-Time Cruisers

84

Senior Cruises

76

Fitness Cruises

43

84 Royal Caribbean Oasis of the Seas Cruise Reviews for First-Time Cruisers Cruises to the Caribbean from Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)


yourfunny2 avatar

yourfunny2

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Caribbean Family Cruise

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Took this cruise to celebrate my in-laws 50th wedding anniversary. This was also my 1st cruise & I've always dreamed of going to the Caribbean. We were a party of 10, 6 adults & 4 kids! If you've never done a cruise ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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venu333

1 Review Written

46 Helpful Votes

1st wedding anniversary and 1st cruise - Best time of my life

Hello everyone, We celebrated our 1st wedding anniversary in the royal Caribbean oasis of the seas. I have shot the best moments, ship and the islands we have visited and composed the below video. You will get a ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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LainieLady

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Amazing!

This was our first ever cruise and I have to say, it was spectacular! I think we might be those people that end up getting addicted and go on cruises several times a year (At least I hope we do)! Oasis of the ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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cparkerson8@gmail.com

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

First time cruisers, family of 4 on Oasis of the Seas: Haiti Jamaica Cozumel

I first would like to list the things I did not know about that may help first time cruisers like me. First, there is a dress code for the main dining room and they do not enforce it however, you will fill out of ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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namradyw@sbcglobal.net

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Expected more!

This was my 1st time cruising w/Royal Caribbean & may be my last. We went on this ship because we had family from Atlanta going & they had been on this ship several times. They love it. We were told several times & ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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AGarlough

3 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

First time cruisers

This was my husband & I's first cruising experience. Beachbody had chartered the boat and we were excited for this unique trip! The ship is large - lots of entertainment - clean and beautiful. Lots of food ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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DiscoverNV

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

First Cruise Ever

This was the first cruise my wife and I have taken and we went on this cruise as part of a company trip. As a result, I have the first time cruiser perspective but can't compare this to other cruises. A few, ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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mgothers

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Do not go with kids.

The first few days of the cruise the wind was so terrible that it made the pool impossible for our 5 year old to enjoy. Even on the days where the wind was absent (last two days) the area for a child that is so ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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josivilma

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

GREAT CRUISE

No doubt in recommending this cruse!!! My husband and I enjoyed our 7 days cruise trip on ¨OASIS OF THE SEAS¨ on the Caribbean: NASSAU, BAHAMAS – ST. THOMAS – ST. MARTEEN. According to our experience and ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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JudyAnders

2 Reviews Written

Fantastic and Memorable Family Vacation

We just returned from a Western Caribbean Christmas cruise on RCL and it was fantastic in every way. In this case, our experience lived up to -- and even exceeded -- the ship's marketing and our expectations. We ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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BBTFan

1 Review Written

First Time Cruiser/Handicapped Accessible

Let me start by saying that this was our first cruise (my husband, my 30 year old disabled daughter and me!). We booked a handicapped accessible junior suite and I was very happy with the size of the room. It ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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Ginny Favers

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Fantastic

My parents took my family on the Oasis so we could spend Thanksgiving together. I've never had much of an interest in cruising, and my husband was a little concerned about feeling "stuck" in the middle of the sea ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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smone1

1 Review Written

First Time Cruiser

The Oasis was amazing, the cabin and wait staff could not have been more friendly, professional, and accommodating. My only complaint is this ship does not offer fares for people that do not want to share a cabin. ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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hi2bets

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Oasis - beautiful ship; terrible experience

Just returned from 7 night cruise on RCL Oasis of the Seas. Most everyone I met on board agreed the ship is just too big (RCL should listen to cruisers as we heard they are building even bigger ones!). The ship was ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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hi2bets

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Oasis - beautiful ship; terrible experience

Just returned from 7 night cruise on RCL Oasis of the Seas. Most everyone I met on board agreed the ship is just too big (RCL should listen to cruisers as we heard they are building even bigger ones!). The ship was ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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Bigherm

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Awesome Cruise

This was my first cruise on the Oasis of the Seas. Check in was a breeze and the cabin was awesome overlooking Central Park the service and the food was excellent. The state room attendant was helpful and courteous ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Seeking Solace

1 Review Written

Excellent!

I wanted to do something different for Christmas,so I went to a travel agent,told her I wanted to try a cruise and away I went. (Solo male). I travel to Vegas frequently and stay at the Bellagio(who treat me ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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mattab80

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

The bar is set high for this first-time cruiser

I suppose everybody's different, but the bad reviews of this ship boggle my mind. If you aren't having a good time, you aren't doing it right. I was traveling with a friend who had cruised before on smaller ships, ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Steve VanEtten

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First Cruise, Last Cruise?

This was our first cruise and we spent a great deal of time in choosing and planning our trip. In so many ways this cruise exceeded expectations ... which is amazing since it's hype is enormous, but there were ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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camptalcott

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First time, great time.

I'll make this a bit shorter than my forum review but we had an excellent cruise. This was our first cruise and we definitely picked a winner. We are a family of 3, myself and my two, twenty something sons from ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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MLevin

3 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

AMAZING CRUISE--LOVED THE OASIS.

We just returned from our first cruise. We selected the Oasis Eastern Caribean cruise as a destination celebration for my 50th birthday. The ship is amazing, impressive, massive and fun. We had our concerns as ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Darkwing28

2 Reviews Written

Go big or go home.

This was my very first cruise. I travelled with my 21 year old son. We had a Central Park balcony cabin. It was quite nice. I didn't mind going out there and seeing my neighbours and sharing a wave. I didn't find it ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Frank12345

1 Review Written

Very nice with a few exceptions

The process for boarding was terrific. Our room and balcony were terrific. The staff could not have been nicer or more helpful. The ship and all the things to enjoy exceeded our high expectations. The gym was ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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bwiser1081

1 Review Written

Oasis of the Seas- An amazing experience

My girlfriend and I just got back from our cruise (January 24th- 31st 2015) Though we've been together almost two years, this was our first cruise together, and the first cruise I'd ever taken. My girlfriend has ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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activenow

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Royal Caribbean International “Oasis of the sea from heaven to hell!

Royal Caribbean International “Oasis of the sea from heaven to hell!” This was my and my friend first Cruise ever! We left from Fort Lauderdale on the 10th of January 2015. The first 3 days I can easily say I ...
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Sail Date January 2015


Oasis of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.3
Dining4.04.1
Entertainment5.04.4
Public Rooms5.04.4
Fitness Recreation3.04.3
Family5.04.1
Enrichment1.03.9
Service4.04.4
Value For Money3.03.9
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