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Bahamas First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Bahamas
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

574

Very Good

249

Average

117

Poor

93

Terrible

74

Cruise type

Family Cruises

6,173

Romantic Cruises

1,950

Entertainment Cruises

1,142

First-Time Cruisers

1,131

Senior Cruises

710

1,131 Bahamas First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews


Ghollywood89 avatar

Ghollywood89

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

DO NOT WASTE YOUR TIME OR MONEY!!!

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I chose this cruise because I was looking for an inexpensive cruise option for first time cruise passengers as an Early Mother's Day gift for my mother and myself. Found the deal on Groupon for $249 for 2 with an ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Mandieotto

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Grandeur was grand!

We loved it! Service was amazing and that made the vacation fantastic! We traveled with my parents and my kids (13 and 9). RC changed the itinerary twice without compensation. They canceled a day at Coco Cay and ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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kell_e_lemon

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Cruise- Dangerous or Just Ignorant?

The Norwegian Breakaway’s 7-day trip from New York City began up to par with expectations and appeared to set the bar high in regards to efficiency in feeding and assisting the 4,000 passengers that embarked on ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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KimmyH

1 Review Written

Sunshine but no frills

This was our very first cruise and there was 15 of us. When we first got onboard the first thing we noticed was the food stations were overflowing with choices: steak, chicken, pasta chinese, bbq. Amazing! Well, ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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pamela720

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Weekend getaway

went with a group or friends from work. It was my first cruise and an amazing time. I was blown away with the service and all the activities that were offered. Getting on and off the ship went so smooth, there ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Striper.Seeker

1 Review Written

Got to see a stingray

This was my first cruise so I had nothing to compare it to except what others had told me. Communication aboard ship was lacking for a first time cruiser. If there was an orientation we didn't see it advertised. ...
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Sail Date August 2017


jon69NY avatar

jon69NY

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

It's my first cruise and it was excellent!

All the crew members did a real good job. The wait staff provided us an excellent service during dinner, they are so attentive. They refill water as soon as they can. The foods are very tasty and fabulous so thank ...
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Sail Date August 2017


deb1177 avatar

deb1177

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great

We wanted to get married on the cruise and it worked out great. We did not have to want for anything while we were there. The entertainment was great. Tanya and Susan were fantastic and such high energy. The dining ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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dandjjackson

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

We both caught a serious bug...

...no lie, we both caught the cruise bug! This was our first cruise and we're hooked! The whole adventure was memorable and we can't help but tell everyone how extraordinary the experience was. The embarkation ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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rjeremias

1 Review Written

My Bahamas Cruise Vacation

Being born in the Caribbean and traveling each year over there, I can say this Norwegian Cruise Vacation to the Bahamas has been one of the best ever. Amazing crew members, service, food, and activities aboard the ...
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Sail Date April 2015


Christian Andersen avatar

Christian Andersen

1 Review Written

first time cruser

I would do it again just bring more friends next time I went single due to plans for vacation changed I met quite a few different people there And had a blast karaoke was alot of fun and the host was funny as ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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vkmeyer

1 Review Written

If you are thinking about taking a cruise for the first time....

and you love crowds, waiting in line for everything and rude bartenders, then by all means do it! We usually go to an all-inclusive resort in Mexico where the drinks (as many as you want) are included, there is a ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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Vickie walls

1 Review Written

OMG! When can I go again???

My first but certainly NOT going to be my last! Yes, you could tell she was an older ship as we docked next to newer & bigger glitzier ships at Nassau but she sure did not let us first timers down! From the comfy ...
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Sail Date April 2015


teacher517 avatar

teacher517

1 Review Written

First Cruise

This was my first cruise and I am hooked! The entertainment was terrific, especially Arvin and Emily! What voices! The food was good, great selection and always available. Our stateroom stewardess, Marissa was ...
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Sail Date March 2015


Britt89 avatar

Britt89

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Rude staff, many updates needed.

My friend and I thought this would be a good cruise to enjoy for our first time. They were rude, didn't resolve ANY issues while on board. Our plugs in did not work, we had no AC. Made arrangements before setting ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Yorkiemom56

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A Trip to remember!

Could not have asked for a better vacation! Royal Carribean and The Majesty of The Seas was a perfect fit for my husband and myself. The ship was beyond our expectations. I can't remember being so pampered. The ...
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Sail Date May 2017


Barb48 avatar

Barb48

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great first time cruise.

We chose this cruise because of the timing. We needed to leave and be back In time for our first grandchild to be born. Nassau was a little disappointing. Very touristy. We loved Cococay. The beach was ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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lindsdb

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great First Time Cruiser Experience

As a first time cruiser I couldn't have been more impressed. The ship it self isn't very large, but it was perfect for the few days at sea. Since this was our first cruise, we decided on an interior stateroom. ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Pittsburghcruisin

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Best bartender and wait staff I have ever had.

Referred by family and they where correct.! Best B-day ever Best vacation ever. Best bartender I have ever had the pleasure of tipping, would have needed 2 atm's to pay for the awesome service and the "guest's ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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View92612

1 Review Written

37 Helpful Votes

First and last Disney Cruise. So happy to get out of the nightmare.

We picked Disney Cruise mainly because of the focus on younger kids. Based on all the reviews I've read this is supposed to be the best cruise for kids (with no casino and has many kids focused activities such as ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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b_rankins

1 Review Written

Carnival Victory and Tropical Storm Chantal

We arrived at Port of Miami from Ft. Lauderdale (25 minute shuttle provided by SAS $15/person). Using the Faster to the Fun program, we quickly processed through to the waiting area and were provided a Priority ...
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Sail Date July 2013


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dfsnow

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First cruise..big disappointment!

This was my husband and I first time cruising. We had heard so many great things about cruising, so we decided to give it a try. .....Oh my!!...where to start... First...this is an old ship...carpets are ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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bamainatl

1 Review Written

Great time on Fascination

It's kinda long but enjoy... Embarkation Was on a Monday June 10th in Jacksonville and was very simple. Tried the 8 dollar parking and pulled in and it was a jam packed mess and I was worried that I made a ...
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Sail Date June 2013


Kaybee517 avatar

Kaybee517

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First time cruiser

We won a "free" cruise trip through a raffle and booked our first cruise with Carnival Fantasy to the Bahamas. Our trip set sail Friday and returned monday. Overall we had a good experience as first time cruisers. ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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anaidhenriquez

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disney is so magical.

we love Disney Dream, they think about all the details, ship its so beautiful, crew members did a great a job. They take care of any detail. The shows was the best, we have so much fun, the kids enjoy and loved ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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