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Cruise Line
Splendour of the Seas
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Traveler rating

Excellent

167

Very Good

127

Average

52

Poor

24

Terrible

10

Cruise type

391


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cruiserpupdog

1 Review Written

Splendor of the seas august 2012

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Being a first time cruiser, my expectations were low and I was pleasantly surprised and had a very relaxing vacation. The cabin was nice and had much more room for storage than what I'd expected with large closets ...
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Sail Date August 2012


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Grendelftw

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Splendour of the Seas Eastern Med.

We started this trip with a week off the boat in Tuscany (4 days) and 3 days in Venice (the embarkation port), so by the time cruise rolled around, we were ready to relax a bit. We were in a Junior Suite that had ...
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Sail Date August 2012


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yolanda1

3 Reviews Written

Almost full marks for Splendour

We had a great time on our cruise on Splendour of the Seas. As we were in a Junior Suite, the priority embarkation process was smooth and impressive. We were impressed also with our suite, which was furnished well ...
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Sail Date July 2012


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nitnatty

1 Review Written

Superb experience

After reading a zillion average reviews of this cruise online we were in for a suprise! Our whole cruising experience was really tooo good to be true. The ship is small but comfortable, the food was delicious ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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Sunsmiley

2 Reviews Written

Great holiday adventure taking the teenage grandchildren

My husband, myself took our three granchildren on a cruise in June to give them a new experience. They are one of 13 and twins of 15 all girls. We hoped there would be something for us all to enjoy. On arrival to ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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PAULsG

1 Review Written

SMALLER IS BETTER

we sailed with 2 teenage sons from Venice on the Splendour in late June to the Eastern Med. Our only prior cruise was some years ago in the Western Caribbean on the Explorer, without the children, and i really ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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mrs moneypenny

2 Reviews Written

Lowered standards

We have returned from sailing the Greek islands with the Splendour and was a little disappointed with the standards of the ship. We have sailed with her before and found the standards have really dropped in the ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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bettyboo

2 Reviews Written

Nice ports expensive drinks

We have just returned from sailing on the Splendour Of The Seas and found that most of the lovely Fillipino waiters are not there anymore. They now have waiters that only seem to be attentive on your last night of ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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50thfamilycruise

1 Review Written

A fun trip for a large family group

My parents organized this trip to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary. My husband and I brought our two children, ages 9 and 12, and my brother and his wife brought their two children, ages 3 and 5. Some aunts ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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Lu888

1 Review Written

There must be two Splendours of the Seas ?

I was quite concerned before we started our cruise after reading recent reviews like: "Food was mediocre". I was ready to pack army rations as it was our first time with Royal Caribbean. Luckily we must have ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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babertie

1 Review Written

Disappointment of The Splendor of the Seas

This being my 4th RCCL cruise I was very disappointed. Having been told that the Splendor the Seas was being renovated and balconies added I was shocked to see my cabin the size of a closet. The new balconies were ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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librarygal

4 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

First time Europe and RCCL - great ports, older ship

The May 5th, 2012 sailing of the Splendor of the Seas was our first cruise on RCCL, as well as our first cruise in Europe. The cruise ports of call were Bari, Corfu, Mykonos, Athens and Dubrovnik, and we choose it ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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dbnett

2 Reviews Written

A great disappointment.

Having cruised with RCCL a couple of times before I was expecting a lot better than what we got. First the ship: Cabins are of reasonable size and have plenty of storage space, have just been refreshed with new ...
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Sail Date April 2012


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laguna53

2 Reviews Written

Splendour Disappointing

We have recently returned from a Mediterranean cruise on board Splendour of the Seas. We did have an enjoyable vacation due to the wonderful ports the ship sailed to, we sailed from Venice to Bari, Corfu, Mykonos, ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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ALBIRD1

1 Review Written

Great Itinerary, Lousy service

We booked this cruise because of the ports and the week my wife had off from graduate school. We have been on 4 cruise lines and previously liked RCCL for Europe. This time there was a big difference. The layout of ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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Georgeven

11 Reviews Written

57 Helpful Votes

Amazing Brazilian Cultural Inmersion in the new Splendour

We are a married gay couple kind of travel addicts and we love cruising. First I have to say that these Itineraries from Brazil are amazing/interesting, we visited Punta del Este, Buenos Aires, Montevideo, ...
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Sail Date March 2012


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tomwins

6 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

A grand way to celebrate

We've fallen in love with cruising and both agreed that another Mediterranean cruise was a perfect way to celebrate. Partly because this would allow us to visit Germany and Paris beforehand. The pre-cruise travel ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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carmenpowers3

1 Review Written

Smaller ship, a little dated and beware of aft balcony!

We had an aft cabin on deck 7. We were really looking forward to this since we had never booked an aft balcony. I couldn't find much information before we left about the aft balcony. We wanted it because we knew ...
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Sail Date October 2011


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Alf767

1 Review Written

Splendor of the Seas-Venice

We started off our trip with 2 day Pre-cruise stay in Venice. We stayed at the Plaza Bembo, which placed us walking distance to many shops, eateries and sites. We had to take the water taxi to the hotel. PROS: ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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birdabee

4 Reviews Written

RCCL first timer

My review of the Splendour may be irrelevant since hours after we disembarked, she was taken to Cadiz for the refurb, but I think my review may be helpful for those interested in sailing with RCCL for the first ...
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Sail Date October 2011


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dragonflylt

1 Review Written

Mediterranean Cruise

Although I had cruised with Disney Cruise Line before, to me, this was my first cruise. The purpose of this vacation was to celebrate the completion of my MBA at 42 years old. In general, the experience was superb. ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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Met Husband on Cruise!

2 Reviews Written

Beautiful Greek Islands

My sister and I, who have taken over 150 cruises (together or with our spouses) over the years, just returned from a 10 night cruise to the Greek islands out of Venice. We sailed on the RCCL Splendour of the Seas. ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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turtlefish

1 Review Written

RCI 11 day Sept 6-16 2011

We celebrated our 50th Wedding Anniversary and could not find a better cruise/cruise line. The ports were fabulous, and the perfect 10 weather (cloudless), added to the immense enjoyment that we experienced. Ship, ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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cayman12

2 Reviews Written

Splendour Of The Seas To Greece August 2011

We recently returned from sailing on the Splendour Of The Seas leaving from Venice, Italy. Our ports on the eleven day cruise were Croatia, Athens and the Greek Islands. The staff of Splendour were beyond ...
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Sail Date August 2011


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leeselee

2 Reviews Written

Splendour of the Seas - 10 nights of joy!

We have recently returned from a delightful 10 night Greek cruise on the Splendour of the Seas. We have cruised four times, this was our second time with RCCL. We originally booked a Junior Suite, but ...
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Sail Date August 2011


Splendour of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04
Dining3.04
Entertainment4.03.5
Public Rooms4.04.3
Fitness Recreation4.03.8
Family4.04.6
Enrichment1.03.4
Service4.04.3
Value For Money4.03.9
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