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Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Seas Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Navigator of the Seas
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Very Good

589

Average

423

Poor

193

Terrible

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423 Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Seas Cruise Reviews


Petersonfcu avatar

Petersonfcu

16 Reviews Written

66 Helpful Votes

Western Caribbean on the Navigator - A Mixed Experience

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Pros 1. Smooth embarkation process. Got everything done and on to the ship in about 20 minutes. The secret to embarkation -- don't arrive early! The Navigator was scheduled to sail at 5:30 PM, and we arrived ...
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Sail Date January 2012


degan avatar

degan

1 Review Written

Navigator--Want good Food? Try another line...

My husband and I just returned from the 1/8/12 sailing of the Navigator. We are RCCL diamond members and it has been about two years since we sailed on RCCL, electing to do more Celebrity and Princess cruises. ...
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Sail Date January 2012


BGleen avatar

BGleen

7 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

Navigator of the Seas-Jan 8

My wife and I are avid cruisers; this being our 24th cruise since 1996, and while the Navigator did present some moments of pleasure-like the service staff, this was a very disappointing experience and we will ...
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Sail Date January 2012


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Tres Gatos

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

6 Nights, Great Cabin, Good times...except on the balcony

We've been on 6 previous cruises, and my wife and I are wondering if we are turning into "cruise snobs"! We are Diamond with RCI, and we have enjoyed the Mariner three times when the ship was brand new...once with ...
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Sail Date December 2011


bobby's girl avatar

bobby's girl

1 Review Written

You get what you pay for!

We have sailed with Celebrity, Princess, Holland America, Regent, Crystal, Oceans, and Asamara. This was a great deal and we got exactly what we paid for. We drove to the port from across the state planning to ...
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Sail Date November 2011


Bellacruz54 avatar

Bellacruz54

1 Review Written

Navigator I hate to say was disappointing....

I have cruised on several Royal Caribbean cruises and I want to say that I am very easy-going and positive person, but this cruise was a little disappointing. Some on the ship said it was because it had just ...
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Sail Date November 2011


vertdure avatar

vertdure

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

A FIRST TRANSATLANTIC NOT THE LAST

We spent 3 nights in Rome prior to taking a very convenient, comfortable 1st class train ride to the Port. The train terminal in Civitavecchia Northbound was awkward no escalators so down and up the stairs with 4 ...
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Sail Date November 2011


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cruzernewbie99

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

First time cruise - verdict still out

We flew into Rome the day of the cruise, had pre-arranged a private taxi transfer to Civitavecchia (RomeCabs - excellent service btw). Embarkation was quick and easy, less than 20 minutes. Note: if you want to ...
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Sail Date August 2011


Kite Wizard avatar

Kite Wizard

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Spring 2011 EB Trans-Atlantic to Rome

Cruise Critic Roll Call Members: We had over 200 members on the active Roll Call and many volunteers organized daily activities for the big group. This made it one of the most enjoyable crossings we've ever ...
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Sail Date May 2011


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HOLLA77031

3 Reviews Written

Just OK. - Decline from previous RCCL cruises.

This was our 9th cruise and our 3rd on RCCL. We sailed on the Adventure of the Seas about 6 years ago, and our very first cruise ever was the Vision of the Seas. However, after that second cruise several years ...
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Sail Date May 2011


Monty3038 avatar

Monty3038

1 Review Written

Navigator of the Rudeness - won't sail again

My wife, who has cruised before, helped me pick out the Navigator of the Seas for our anniversary cruise, in late April of 2011. Things started out well, with a flight to FLL and a quick shuttle to the ship. We ...
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Sail Date April 2011


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scarlettnyny

1 Review Written

Least Favorite Cruise so far

I had some very shocking experiences on my last cruise. I inquired about all of these issues while on board, but nothing was ever resolved. Every time I spoke with someone I was either told to go talk to someone ...
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Sail Date February 2011


airlinerob avatar

airlinerob

1 Review Written

A nice relaxing weekend - but a bit disappointed!

After we booked the 4 night Navigator of the Seas cruise, we realized we booked over Super Bowl weekend. We figured that there would be a "viewing party" for those interested, but once onboard, we found out that ...
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Sail Date February 2011


kdlog avatar

kdlog

1 Review Written

Satisfactory but will not choose this ship again

Windjammer lunch was not very good. First night in the My Time Dining Room (Swan lake dining room), we were there for over two hours. They never could get my dressing right on my salad, so I ended up not even eating ...
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Sail Date January 2011


JuBillee avatar

JuBillee

1 Review Written

Disappointed First Time Cruiser

My husband and I have always dreamed of taking our entire family on a cruise. This past Christmas we made that dream a reality...it's unfortunate we chose the wrong cruise ship- Navigator of the Seas. We read the ...
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Sail Date December 2010


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maipenrai

1 Review Written

Quality and selection of food has gone from bad to worse!

We have sailed with RC 2 other times and felt that the food quality was passable. We decided to cruise with them again because it was a last minute decision and this cruise was available. We went without very high ...
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Sail Date December 2010


daldog avatar

daldog

1 Review Written

Average At Best

* Background Information This was a 5-night cruise during the Thanksgiving week break. Not surprisingly, the demographic was very family heavy - over 900 kids on board and this was very noticeable. We were also ...
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Sail Date November 2010


M2ice avatar

M2ice

5 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Could be better

We were a party of 9 on the Thanksgiving day weekend cruise. I have been on 40+ cruise and 9 in the last two years so I think that I have a pretty good idea of what to expect. Will try to make this as ...
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Sail Date November 2010


lprstn avatar

lprstn

2 Reviews Written

Navigator of Seas...Just Okay, Not great for Teens

Some cruise tips: Pack drinks (water bottles, juices, sodas, and liquor) in carry on and you can Check one bag of liquor and/or soda(you can do this on some ships) Pack candy and snacks for kids ...
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Sail Date November 2010


Michigancruise10 avatar

Michigancruise10

1 Review Written

Disappointed in Food and Entertainment

First cruise, pretty disappointed. The ship itself was great, very impressive. For a first time cruising, it was more than expected from a size, features, and looks perspective. The top deck was really cool ...
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Sail Date November 2010


garbage1983 avatar

garbage1983

2 Reviews Written

Our first RCI cruise

Ok, so this is our third cruise in a year and a half. The last two cruise lines we took were Carnival and Princess, so we figured, why not try the other of the big three?So here are our pro's and con's of this trip. ...
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Sail Date August 2010


norwane avatar

norwane

2 Reviews Written

Fun, but......

My fiance and I booked a 5 day cruise with the RCL Navigator of the Seas, sailing over Presidents Day weekend in February. Unfortunately, the day we were to fly out of Minneapolis, there was a snow storm in Atlanta ...
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Sail Date February 2010


jnjreeves avatar

jnjreeves

1 Review Written

Moto Bella, Moto Fun

Great ship, great fun, great food, great ports of call. While Barcelona, Athens, and Alexandria were exciting, we found the smaller ports of call more to our liking - Rhodes, Villefrance, and Messina. Number one ...
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Sail Date April 2010


FirstTime40 avatar

FirstTime40

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Nothing really bad--but probably my last cruise ever...

I am a first-time cruiser who wants to shoot you straight about what to expect if you have never been on a cruise before. As I read through review after review, I felt like I really didn't get a good picture of what ...
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Sail Date April 2010


rosie56 avatar

rosie56

2 Reviews Written

RCL never again

This was my 25th anniversary gift from my husband. A gift i will no soon forget. Let me start by saying if this had not been a spring-break week then my trip would have been great. Food was good, service was good, ...
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Sail Date March 2010


Navigator of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.54.1
Dining4.53.9
Entertainment5.03.7
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.04.1
Family5.03.9
Enrichment2.03.4
Service4.54.2
Value For Money4.53.8
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