• Write a Review
  • Boards
  • Log In

Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Seas Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Navigator of the Seas
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

871

Very Good

589

Average

423

Poor

193

Terrible

100

Cruise type

423 Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Seas Cruise Reviews


Steelerfan 313 avatar

Steelerfan 313

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

"The Good, the Bad and the Extras"

|

I am seasoned cruiser, Platinum on one and have been on three other lines and this is the first cruise on Royal Caribbean. The ship is large, but not too large that you cannot find your way around easily. I chose ...
Read More

Sail Date April 2017


cruiseluvr80 avatar

cruiseluvr80

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Navigator needs a morale boost it seems

We have been on Royal Caribbean ships exclusively (this was our 9th) so we feel we can fairly rate the ships and compare. - The Navigator is a beautiful ship, very clean and the staff does their job.... but that ...
Read More

Sail Date February 2017


Ladygmfd1 avatar

Ladygmfd1

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Rather Disappointing

We chose this cruise because we had never been to Bonaire and it was a good deal. We were very disappointed in the shows, to the point where we stopped going to them, except for Ice. The Ice dancing was a 10 plus ...
Read More

Sail Date April 2017


Yurko avatar

Yurko

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Awesome Ports of Call

We chose this cruise because of the Ports of Call. Embarkation was a breeze and we only had about a fifteen minute wait until our cabin was ready. We always do self carry with our luggage, so it's nice when the room ...
Read More

Sail Date April 2017


want 2 travel avatar

want 2 travel

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Average ship features

Embarkation was a little long, but we have been on longer lines. Disembarkation was long also but that was due to an escalator not working that delayed the process, otherwise pickup luggage and customs went ...
Read More

Sail Date April 2017


ref93 avatar

ref93

1 Review Written

Vacation with friends

We chose this cruise because we were offered a good price. We booked over a year in advance. We have been on many cruises with RC in the past and this was probably one of the worst as far as the cleanliness ...
Read More

Sail Date April 2017


ashjaya avatar

ashjaya

1 Review Written

1st cruise experience

I must say the beds were super comfortable. If Royal carribean staff reads this post then, I would like to know the mattress brand and model which they use in the staterooms. I have back issues and I was wondering ...
Read More

Sail Date April 2017


Sonicross avatar

Sonicross

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Friendly staff, overpriced features, expect to pay more...

5 days (Bahamas & Cozumel) THE GOOD: I can't say enough good things about the staff, they were great. Helpful, friendly, courteous, and great at what they do. The ship activities are decent enough, but ...
Read More

Sail Date April 2017


partizgirl avatar

partizgirl

2 Reviews Written

Nice to visit the Islands in one shot, cruise meh

Went on this cruise with my hubby and 2 young boys and parents, sister and her family and brother and his family (12 total). Brother wanted to 'try' a cruise and the itinerary was promising....ABC islands. I am an ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2017


PJG061073 avatar

PJG061073

1 Review Written

Great STAFF Throughout-Food in DR AWFUL

RCCL suppose to be TOPS..(NOT) Overall average across the board with the exception of the STAFF and WindJammer food. Pool choices a big zero. You basically had to sleep overnight in a lounge in order to have one ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2017


AdventureBooklet avatar

AdventureBooklet

2 Reviews Written

Average Cruise

First time on a cruise greater than 7 days and first time visiting Bonaire, Aruba, and Curacao. Went with a family of 12 ranging from the age of 2 years old to 60 years old. Embarkation: A total nightmare. I ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2017


garyss avatar

garyss

1 Review Written

Nice vacation but service inconsistent

The ship has nice facilities however the service was not great. My bed was made up on the first day with green marker showing all over the pillow. It was on top so the guy making up the room had to have seen it ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2017


cchen415 avatar

cchen415

1 Review Written

Our experience with this cruise

Compared with other cruise lines, this is an average cruise trip, and you may not get fully the expenses. The services are very good. Food can be improved. Entertainment on board is very good. Shore excursions ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2017


Happy1211 avatar

Happy1211

5 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Too Many Passengers, Mediocre Food, Beautiful Ship

Navigator is a beautiful ship that Royal Caribbean stuffed with more passengers (over 3800) than its crew can handle well. Despite assigned times to embark, too many passengers arrived early and were crammed into a ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2017


askum avatar

askum

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Very nice ship

This ship was a very nice ship. The room steward we had was excellent had an animal towel every night and ice in my bucked as I had asked for in the beginning of cruise. Our head waiter tried had but was to far ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2017


stalkn avatar

stalkn

1 Review Written

Ouch!

I accompanied a handicapped man for the cruise. The modifications for the handicapped are all right, but essentials such as bed rails must be rented from a separate company. Shore access for the handicapped is ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2017


PirateDoc avatar

PirateDoc

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Other Classes are Better

Miami is very crowded and chaotic port but it did flow quickly and fairly smoothly. The Voyager class of ships seems to be inherent to certain problems from design. The biggest problem being the crew just seems ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2017


janbobcruisers avatar

janbobcruisers

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Not so enjoyable

I chose this cruise because of the itenarary alone, always wanted to see Aruba and the other islands were a plus. This part I have no issue with, if it weren't for the Islands I would have rated this cruise even ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2017


robjan245 avatar

robjan245

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Are You Kidding Me?

The voyager class is not for us (too big). Very poor service in the dining room. Constant sell sell sell from the time we got on the ship until we parted. Our room felt smaller than other E2 rooms we stayed in on ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2017


Mrclean3 avatar

Mrclean3

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fun but ship needs overhaul

We cruise every Feb. with friends. 1st time on Nav. Older but ok. Could use some TLC. Balcony doors are very hard to open. Wife could not open at all. Maintance said they are all like that. Maybe some WD40? ...
Read More

Sail Date February 2017


sarvin4 avatar

sarvin4

9 Reviews Written

45 Helpful Votes

This Grand Old Lady Deserves A Better Crew

On February 17, 2017, my husband and I sailed on Royal Caribbean's Navigator of the Seas for a 9 day Southern Caribbean cruise. This would be our 18th cruise and our third with RCCL. As always, we fly in a day ...
Read More

Sail Date February 2017


hannaboca avatar

hannaboca

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The cut backs are getting to us.

The food was great the entertainment great. he wit staff was great.The cabin steward never wished us a nice day or evening, and if I said his name looked like a deer in headlights! Couldn't get near casino from ...
Read More

Sail Date February 2017


Cruiser one avatar

Cruiser one

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not as good as previous time on this ship

We chose this 9 day cruise for its going to the ABC islands of Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao. We previously went on this ship for an 8 day Eastern Caribbean cruise February 2012, which we gave high ratings for. The ...
Read More

Sail Date February 2017


CharlesWMyers1 avatar

CharlesWMyers1

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

In need of refurbishing

This is on 15 cruises covering 30 years using multiple cruise lines. Best part: The itinerary was wonderful Left and returned to USA. Liked their Labadee stop in Haiti. Liked the days at sea. Love the A,B,C, ...
Read More

Sail Date February 2017


bhandelh avatar

bhandelh

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First cruise

We were cruising with a group and they, having cruised before, chose this trip of 9 days. Pro: The ship was very clean. The staff is very attentive, friendly and well-trained. Check-in was efficient ...
Read More

Sail Date February 2017


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
Never Miss a Deal!
Subscribe and Save
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Find a Cruise

Easily compare prices from multiple sites with one click

Other Royal Caribbean Ship Cruise Reviews

Want to cruise smarter?
Get expert advice, insider tips and more.
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.