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Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Seas Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Navigator of the Seas
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589 Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Seas Cruise Reviews


kibbles37 avatar

kibbles37

2 Reviews Written

A WONDERFUL CRUISE

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I got a bit concerned when I read some reviews of NAVIGATOR here before my cruise because there were a number of negative reviews. My trip was nothing but great! Everything was very organized and efficient on sail ...
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Sail Date August 2014


Harbor1492 avatar

Harbor1492

22 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Caribbean Cruise, 24-31 August 2014

Route: Seven day cruise: Galveston-Roatan-Belize-Cozumel-Galveston. 1. General Comments: A pleasant cruise. We are regular cruisers and were last on this ship this past New Year. Purpose of this cruise was to just ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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Mhandley

1 Review Written

I thought it was supposed to be wines and leisure

First and foremost I am a Royal Caribbean fan. I have sailed on Freedom, Explorer, And Oasis. I have also sailed on Princess. The trip out of Galveston in August should by no means be reflective of my overall RCI ...
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Sail Date August 2014


NJLee avatar

NJLee

2 Reviews Written

Nice Cruise

My wife and I booked this cruise in April and then started reading reviews about the Navigator on here. It seemed like every other review was very negative, so it was with a great deal of trepidation that we boarded ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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birthdaygirl

1 Review Written

Navigator a disappointment

Over the past 30 years, we've taken about 15 cruises, mostly on Royal Caribbean. However, we haven't sailed on RCI in about 5 years. The Navigator is the largest ship we've sailed on to date, and so we had very high ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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HighCabin

2 Reviews Written

Great Cruise But Changes Are Noticeable

Just a preface to this review: It has been almost three years since we have cruised RCCL’s Navigator OTS, and our first time on this ship out of Galveston. There sure have been some noticeable changes! This was a ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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Psycopuppy

2 Reviews Written

Love it or hate it

Over the past several months, I have read many of the reviews of the ship. The categories are people love it or hate it with only a few in the middle. While I am not an experienced "recreational" cruiser, I have ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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ellygirl007

1 Review Written

Eye Opening Experience

My best friend and I shared a balcony cabin aboard Navigator of the Seas sailing from Galveston, TX to Cozumel, Grand Cayman, and Jamaica on 5/25/14. We were on deck 6, Balcony cabin 6236. Our bags arrived about 2 ...
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Sail Date May 2014


George C avatar

George C

12 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Navigator 4/27 review in grand suite

Navigator of the seas 4/27 Caribbean cruise We had booked this several months ago and paid for a upgrade to Junior suite to Grand suite a week before sailing Suite we had GS 1598 ( 1st time sailing with suite ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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jewopaho

10 Reviews Written

Overall Excellent Experience ... But Nothing Is Perfect

We're veteran cruisers (Diamond loyalty status), and Royal Caribbean has been our cruise line of choice for several years. We have come to expect a certain level of performance and service, and for the most part, ...
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Sail Date March 2014


wjoz13 avatar

wjoz13

1 Review Written

RCI dissapointing, but we made our vacation fun!

Well, I'll start out by saying I've now been on 4 cruises, 3 with Royal and this time around it is very apparent that Royal is starting to cut corners to save money. A few things I noticed changed from my last ...
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Sail Date February 2014


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Reeslangspi

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Some Good and Some Bad

The reason for the cruise was the 80th birthday of my partner's father. We were total 9 family - Dad, me, my partner, her brother and his wife, their 3 kids (19-25) and a boyfriend. Dad had a wonderful time spending ...
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Sail Date March 2014


Ron Don avatar

Ron Don

9 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Back to Back out of Galveston

There was fog again in Galveston going out but that can be expected this time of year but on the turnaround and on the return, we were lucky and had no problems. The ship has been nicely re-done however there were ...
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Sail Date February 2014


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gregwaustin

1 Review Written

Disaster at embarkation!

My husband and I were going on Navigator of the Seas, Royal Caribbean out of Galveston, Tx. on Feb. 23rd for a Western Caribbean 7 day cruise. That morning we were notified by email that because of fog in the ...
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Sail Date February 2014


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rough_rider

3 Reviews Written

Fun cruise, great crew, questionable port

Royal Caribbean did a nice job of refurbishing the Navigator of the Seas with new restaurants, new carpeting and drapes in the cabins, and some improvements to the sports venues. What they have done which is not ...
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Sail Date February 2014


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TheReyesLife

1 Review Written

December 8, 2013 cruise on the NOTS

I booked this cruise in February of 2013 for December of 2013 purely because of the amazing deal. We paid $429/person for a promenade room (8383). When we arrived to embark, the process was the worst I've ever seen. ...
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Sail Date December 2013


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Sonnyearl

1 Review Written

Nic-L Beer Group Cruise

This is my 12 cruise. We started in 1969 on an Eastern Steamship (Star of the seas) and have cruised on 5 different cruise lines.. I rate this cruise a 3 out of 5. On embarkation we were delayed until 7:30 pm to ...
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Sail Date February 2014


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greatwebs

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

First time on a Royal Caribbean Cruise

We found the Navigator of the Seas to be a fun experience overall. With few exceptions, the crew and staff was very helpful and friendly. The best of any cruise ship we have been on. We also found the service desk ...
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Sail Date February 2014


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Harbor1492

22 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Navigator of the Seas New Year's Eve Cruise

Route: Seven day cruise: Galveston-Roatan-Belize-Cozumel-Galveston. 1. General Comments: A pleasant cruise with some hiccups noted below. We are regular cruisers; purpose of this cruise was to celebrate New ...
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Sail Date December 2013


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napoleanlady

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Navigating with Navigator of the Seas and Royal Caribbean

We chose this cruise primarily based on the fact we would be traveling from Canada and were looking for a nonstop flight to the port. Galveston is only a relatively short drive from Houston Bush International ...
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Sail Date December 2013


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Er12001

4 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Dec. 22, Western Caribbean Holiday Cruise (1 Week Before Drydock)

This was my 5th Cruise, and 4th with Royal Previous Cruises: VoyagerOTS - Western Caribbean from Miami Constellation - Southern Caribbean from San Juan BrillianceOTS - Westbound TA from Barcelona SplendourOTS - ...
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Sail Date December 2013


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kjhighball

3 Reviews Written

Thanksgiving Celebration

This cruise was full of celebrations for our group of 15: two birthdays and Thanksgiving. This was my second time on the Navigator of the Seas, 3rd Voyager-Class, and 4th Royal Caribbean cruise. Coming in, we had ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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Riknpat

9 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Tried and True

Took a short cruise from Rome to Barcelona stopping at Naples. Malta, Sardinia, Mallorca, and ending in Barcelona. The stop in Malta had to be aborted due to foul weather and was replaced by a stop at Messina in ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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RJHNorthyorks

13 Reviews Written

53 Helpful Votes

Lovely relaxing break

We flew to Rome on flights arranged through RCI which included transfers. This was a good decision and RCI staff were waiting in the luggage reclaim area. After reclaiming our bags we handed them to the RCI staff ...
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Sail Date October 2013


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Kathryncruises

1 Review Written

Navigator of Seas Europe oct 2013

The Itinerary of ship for 7 nts was very good with all ports worth seeing. The biggest disappointment was how much RCCL nickeled and dimed you once onboard. Charging for orange juice ( fresh squeezed at 4.00 a ...
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Sail Date October 2013


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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