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Royal Caribbean Mariner of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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Great weekend getaway
"Embarkation: from curb to lobby 15 minutes. We arrived around 11 am. Debarkation we carried our own bags off left ship about 8 where at the curb by 8:15! The ship was clean, lots of areas to sit and take in..."Read More
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shellden

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Relaxing cruise to the Bahamas

Review for Mariner of the Seas to Bahamas

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jdeloache

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

I "won" a pair of tickets at a charity auction for any 3 or 4 night Bahamas/Caribbean cruise, and wasn't disappointed in my choice. This was my third and my partners first cruise. The oceanview stateroom was good. A bit plain and some of the seating was stained for having just come out a a $120 million renovation. Nothing felt overly crowded given that this was early college spring break and two ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Great time for a first cruise especially - I'm hooked

Review for Mariner of the Seas to Bahamas

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Tara Woodbury

First Time Cruiser

Age 40s

My sister and I had both never been on a cruise and decided we would try one together since noone else in either of our families want to go. We had a great price and I got some on board credit with my purchase so I was happy. We embarked in about 20 minutes. No issues at all. I was nervous what to expect and other than the fact that the security people from the port were a little rude (think ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View Balcony


Large Ship With Luxury Yacht-like Feel

Review for Mariner of the Seas to Bahamas

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saltwaterhappy

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

Several times a year, we plan dive cruises - that is, we cruise, and wherever we go, we scuba dive! You can read more about that on my blog at DeepWaterHappy.com - just search for "cruise" and you will find several articles about turning a cruise ship into a mobile dive site! We knew the ship was one of the largest we had been on recently, but were pleasantly surprised that although large, ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Spacious Ocean View Balcony


Excellent cruise for family

Review for Mariner of the Seas to Bahamas

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mtab

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We were a group of couples. The ship is very nice with lots for young people to do. We are experienced cruisers and our favorite is Princess as Royal Caribbean has too many children on board. But let me give you the good and bad, in my opinion. We needed wheelchairs since having recent surgery. The wheelchair service was excellent but be sure to sign up. Don't worry about the time frame as ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Promenade View Interior


Friendly ship! Good value for short getaway!

Review for Mariner of the Seas to Bahamas

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ROYERSKINE

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We are Royal Caribbean loyalist but have also sailed on Carnival and Disney ships. Frankly all have their advantages and different price points, but RC seems to bring the best value for the dollar. We sailed on Mariner many years ago and chose her because the short itinerary and stop in the new Coco Cay was appealing to us. Our four night trip overall was very good. Friendly staff and a ship that ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Excellent 3 nighter

Review for Mariner of the Seas to Bahamas

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Pierrelee

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

What an outstanding ship for a weekend sailing! There was so much to do for all age groups! Tons of water slides, flow rider, large hot tubs, and pools. Friendly people to meet, all ages! Lots of bars, restaurants, n shops. The promenade was beautiful! We ran into the piano an playing in the elevator! The shows were fabulous! The ice show, production show, comedy, and an Abba tribute that was ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Interior


Nice Ship, Rude staff, Less services

Review for Mariner of the Seas to Bahamas

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2939vivian

10+ Cruises

Age 40s

My mother and I take this cruise every year twice a year. This is our first time being disappointed. Our 5:30 seating turned to MTD when the host grabbed my card out of my hand and used a sharpie to write "MTD" on it (he said I only booked 5 months in advance so we didn't deserve 5:30 dining??). There were lines for everything without any consideration for the elderly. This is the first time ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Promenade View Interior

Traveled with disabled person


Rather cruise with Celebrity

Review for Mariner of the Seas to Bahamas

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perodise

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

This cruise timing worked perfectly with a wedding my family I were attending. My wife and I are frequent Celebrity cruise line cruisers but because of the perfect timimg per above, we decided to take this cruise with our 3 adult children their significant others and my 7 year old granddaughter. I will just list what I consider the pros and cons as a consensus from all of ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View

Traveled with children


Awful

Review for Mariner of the Seas to Bahamas

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Cruisemut

2-5 Cruises

Age 30s

The cabin bathroom was filthy! Black mold in shower and the sinks faucet was caked in grime. Trying to reach customer service desk via phone was impossible it either rang forever or you would get caught in a automated loop. Complementary food was tasteless, their promenade café only served pizza and cheap sandwiches. The windjammer cafe was closed was too much, and the food selection subpar. The ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Interior


Terrible pick any other cruise line

Review for Mariner of the Seas to Bahamas

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Jennaveeve20

2-5 Cruises

Age 30s

We chose this cruise because we had already sailed carnival a few times , and wanted to try what we heard was a step up. It was terrible! Just trying to get an elevator you could fit in was nearly impossible. We took the stairs 5-6 flights most of the day. Just up and down. The staff was unpleasant for the most part. There was definitely more unhappy irritated staff then there was happy and ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Interior

Traveled with children


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