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Royal Caribbean Symphony of the Seas Cruise Reviews

4.5 / 5.0
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Our view from our window for a table for 2 at My Time Dining on the Symphon
The captain and crew director taking time to answer all types of questions
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Underwhelming! Expected So Much More!
"Having done these kinds of specialty restaurants on other cruise lines, we just figured these would not be worth the extra cost - since the main dining hall would always have something worth trying.They certainly had good choices and options - but the food was bland - even the Mexican food...."Read More
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Symphony Return

Review for Symphony of the Seas to Caribbean - Eastern

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Fast Alongside
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Our last cruise together was on this ship for the presidents cruise and fiftieth anniversary of Royal Caribbean. Needless to say it was great to be back! Once we completed the necessary testing and other procedures we found things to be pretty much reassuringly the same. There were some changes for Crown and Anchor Society members and Diamond, Diamond Plus and Pinnacle level members. ...
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Sail Date: October 2021


awesome girls cruise getaway

Review for Symphony of the Seas to Caribbean - Eastern

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catcrazy22
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

This was a surprise for 3 of my friends onboard the Symphony of the Seas. First time cruising for one friend, 2 for another, 6th for another and 30+ for me. We LOVED the shows. Especially Hiro, the 2 skating shows and Hairspray. The entertainment is number one on any cruise line I have been on. So much to see and do. 2 of us actually tried the flow rider. We went to St Maarten ( shopped) and ...
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Sail Date: October 2021

Cabin Type: Boardwalk View Balcony


Royal Caribbean Delivers on safe fun cruise

Review for Symphony of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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FLXSTR
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

I have sailed multiple time with Royal. First Cruise since Covid. Concerned to say the least. RCCL, again showed why they are on top of their game. Safety, safety and safety were number one. They were always the "clean cruise line" with hand washing and gel stations, but they upped their game. They had extra personnel handling common use areas, drink machines, ice cream machines, buffets etc. ...
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Sail Date: September 2021

Cabin Type: Ocean View Balcony


Great ship, Happy Crew!

Review for Symphony of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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BeachorBust
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

We chose this cruise for the itinerary (Cozumel, Honduras, Costa Maya and Coco Cay). We had no idea what a beautiful ship we would be on. We did the ROyal up, with a minimum bid and "won" a suite. It was incredible. Amazing bathroom and balcony. The "living room" was tiny adn there were only two of us so we really didnt use it. The Lavazza coffee machine was amazing. (like amazing!) The ...
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Sail Date: September 2021

Cabin Type: Grand Suite - 1 Bedroom


Amazing cruise

Review for Symphony of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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macster285
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

I love the big ships and wanted to get away from covid. Everyone was vaccinated and covid tested before boarding. Embarkment was smooth and there were 3 checkpoints for covid test, vaccination card and ID> This was my 44th cruise and the best ever. Food was the best we ever had and service was superior. Crew was excited to see us and everyone was cleaning. ALL public areas were sprayed ...
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Sail Date: September 2021


Cruise Now!!

Review for Symphony of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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CruzinMommy22
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

We had a ridiculously good time on this boat. Due to either RC’s own restrictions on capacity or a mere lack of customers, the boat was only about a fifth to a quarter full, with (I was told) about 1,400 passengers aboard a ship with a capacity for 6,600. The result was no lines for water slides, largely empty restaurants, and free loungers everywhere, even though most of them had been removed ...
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Sail Date: August 2021

Traveled with children


Back To Cruising

Review for Symphony of the Seas to Caribbean - Southern

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rbs1040
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

This was a birthday present for our 14 year old granddaughter. Supposed to have been July of 2020. Due to COVID, was postponed 5 times on 5 different ships. Finally sailed on Symphony of the Seas 8/21/21. Overall, a very good experience. COVID protocols on board were excellent. Many new safety and health aspects were installed such as touchless door opening, so many hand washing ...
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Sail Date: August 2021

Cabin Type: Grand Suite - 1 Bedroom


Underwhelming! Expected So Much More!

Review for Symphony of the Seas to Caribbean - Eastern

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vaznayak
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

After having sailed on Princess, Carnival and the past several times on Disney, we decided to try Royal Caribbean. We decided to try out the Symphony because 1/ it has very high ratings among RC's fleet, 2/ we wanted to see what the world's biggest ship had to offer, and 3/ they ship stopped at islands we hadn't been to before - including RC's own CoCo Cay. We booked an outside balcony cabin on ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View Balcony

Traveled with children


INCREDIBLE SHOWS!

Review for Symphony of the Seas to Caribbean - Eastern

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jesunrise
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Every time we have cruised on oasis, allure, and now symphony, we are amazed at the quality and excellence of the shows provided! Enjoyed dinner in the coastal kitchen from jr suite catagory, but very offended and disappointed that rccl has decided to stick diamond plus cruisers in a zero view basement room!!!!! terrible reward for being loyal to royal! Also hate it when the ship has no ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Junior Suite


Family Vacation

Review for Symphony of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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Wrightty
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

We travelled on the Symphony of the seas Feb.15-22,2020 It is a beautiful ship but not much you get for free except your room and some food. Every fine dining is extra dollars , every drink ( pop and alcohol) is extra and any fitness class you want to take is also money,money,money. Would be nice if they at least let all the guests have free wifi so you could message family on the ship. ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Interior


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