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Western Caribbean Liberty of the Seas Western Caribbean Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Liberty of the Seas
Western Caribbean
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Terrible

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2,005 Western Caribbean Liberty of the Seas Western Caribbean Cruise Reviews


mimimacaw avatar

mimimacaw

8 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Great ship, food and entertainment

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Galveston is a great port especially if you plan it around one of its many annual events, which this happened to be the last weekend of Mardi Gras and except for being a little chilly, it was fantastic. There are ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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MDtechiecruiser

6 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

A great, unique experience

I used to live in Galveston (20 yrs ago) and cruised on Carnival a lot, and once on Royal from Houston. But this was my first after all that time. The thing that sticks with me the most is the unique, Texas-centric ...
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Sail Date February 2020


ChristieP avatar

ChristieP

1 Review Written

Seven nights of fun with great service!

My husband and I were part of a family cruise group of 10. This was his first cruise, and my first in 30 years. Our entire group purchased The Key, and we purchased the Unlimited Drinks package. Embarkation was ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Gretel1128

6 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Dining Nightmares

We prefer to cruise from Galveston and have previously cruised on the Liberty. Embarkation was a breeze. Both Hubby and I used our own Scooters and had no problem getting on the ship. Since we timed our arrival ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Jp03559

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Cruise took us to Roatan, Belize, and Cozumel.

Cruise took us to two ports that we have not been to. Galveston is driving distance from home. Roatan we took a cab for 3 hours around Roatan and was great. Cab driver did not speak English, however, we do ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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ROBITAIP

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Good entertainment

Embarkation was well organized and fast. Rooms are showing their age and are in bad need of a facelift. The buffet is the windjammer, should be called the people jammer, on sea days it’s absolutely gross in there, ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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can80n

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Had high expectations - Don't get room overlooking Royal Promenade

We chose this cruise because of the Galveston departure port as we live in TX. We have two small boys (5 and 8) and this was our "trial" cruise for them to see if they liked cruising. We wanted to keep it simple and ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Bk4

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Horrible cruise experience & even worse customer service

This was our 5th cruise, 4 with Carnival (absolutely no issues at all), but our first with Royal Caribbean, huge mistake on our part. I deeply regret that we switched lines! The multiple issues experienced & the ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Bsheridan

1 Review Written

Nice Enough Cruise Overall

We chose a 7 night Caribbean voyage for our first Royal Caribbean cruise. We had been to the 3 ports many times, but took totally different excursions. The itinerary was fun as usual, but this particular ship was ...
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Sail Date January 2020


texasreb avatar

texasreb

14 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Looking tired

My wife and I have been on this ship several times. We had a deck 9 balcony cabin which was good. Nice quiet cabin. The railing outside needed to be refinished. other wise as expected. On the first night did the ...
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Sail Date January 2020


Bucky63 avatar

Bucky63

28 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

I want a Refund!

Overview: Royal Caribbean owes us a refund! The condition of the vessel and subtle changes made to cut costs has demonstrated that the company is more concerned with the bottom line that in pleasing its ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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zvollmar

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Needs dry docking bad

Hallways and cabins smell very bad. The smell of foul odors and dirty carpet. Filthy carpet. Elevators falling apart. Extremely outdated cabins. They made our beds and gave us new towels but never changed our ...
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Sail Date January 2020


Ron Don avatar

Ron Don

9 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

We Have Done This One Before

We were going to travel with old friends but they had to cancel at the last minute so traveling on this itinerary was no big deal, we have done it before several times. We always like meeting new people and finding ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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KB Cruisin

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

A perfect 50th birthday cruise in every way!

We were on Liberty of the Seas January 12-19, 2020. We had only been on one cruise before, last May, on the Harmony. We had originally reserved an inside promenade view room but won the royal up bid to get a ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Cruise1991

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Dissatisfied

Booked cruise with several friends, We took a 7 days Liberty of the Seas cruise. Roatan, costa maya, and Cozumel were are poets of call. Nothing special about any of these ports. Sadly these ports and the ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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JLM09

1 Review Written

Liberty of the Seas

Liberty of the seas balcony stateroom 8304 Embarkation was slow. We arrived at our scheduled time and it took about 2.5 hours to get aboard. Room was spacious, needed a wipe down especially the bathroom. Bed ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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danncat

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Old ship, poor food

LONG lines for coffee & pizza. Too many raffles, contests & gimmicks. Many foul smells. Dated ship fair condition. Forced to pay 18% tips & then SOME staff, have attitude when you don't tip EXTRA. Felt up-sold on ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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adamrosie

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great time on Liberty with a few hiccups

Overall we had a great cruise. We are two dads with a 3 year old and 7 month old. Aside from getting several quizzical and confused stares from passengers, we found the other folks on board to be quite pleasant. ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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bonkalsbcglobalnet

1 Review Written

Good cruise for handicapped accessible rooms

My husband has to have an accessible ship and uses a motorized wheelchair. i am reviewing this because it is difficult to find reviews of the handicapped rooms and handicapped accessibility on ships. We had an ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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VegasMIGolf

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Liberty of the Seas December 2019

Hello all, This is our first cruise on Royal Caribbean in 10+ years, opting for NCL recently. The Galveston terminal was old but simple to get through. Arrived at 11:45 and on the ship in an hour. We are ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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PattiB3

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Underwhelmed

Have sailed once before with RC on the Mariner and found it to be pretty great, but first-timers on this ship. The Good: Fantastic service from room attendant, dining staff and pretty much across the board, with ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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NeedToVacation

18 Reviews Written

47 Helpful Votes

Fun Family Cruise

We chose to do our family cruise out of Galveston because that’s the port my Mom lives closest to. We chose RCCL because my brother wanted to do the FlowRider (!). Ha! And we’ve been on “Liberty” once ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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cruisecodger

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great cruise - Royal really shone! However ...

We need to visit Roatan regularly to check on a rental property we own there. In the past, we have had problems with delays boarding and/or disembarking with Royal at Galveston, but this time the process was smooth ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Mortos13

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A beautiful ship with great service with a few minor glitches

This is only my second cruise, the first was over twenty years ago, and my wife's first. We chose a cruise because of the relatively low cost and the ports of call which included some of our favorite places; ...
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Sail Date December 2019


pearl2014 avatar

pearl2014

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

First and probably last Royal Caribbean cruise

Just got back from the 7 day cruise. Parked across the street in the inside garage. Got inside early around 11 am. On our passes it said that we can board starting 10:45 am. Started boarding after 12:30 pm because ...
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Sail Date November 2019


Liberty of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.3
Dining3.54
Entertainment3.54.1
Public Rooms4.04.4
Fitness Recreation4.54.3
Family4.53.9
Enrichment3.53.7
Service3.54.3
Value For Money4.03.9
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