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Empress of the Seas Review

3.0 / 5.0
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1390 reviews
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Review for Empress of the Seas to the Eastern Caribbean
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noelle.shenea
First Time Cruiser • Age 30s

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Sail Date: Jul 2016
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We chose this cruise because our schedule fit perfectly with the dates. The service was excellent and the food staff did an exceptional job. One of the hot tubs wasn't working throughout the cruise. The activities and amenities were limited compared to other Royal Caribbean ships. Embarkation and disembarkation went really smooth. Our stateroom was always stocked with whatever we needed. The ship did rock back and forth during the sea days. We didn't use the casino, but took advantage of the shops onboard. Took advantage of the dining options and the bar options as well. This is a good cruise to go on if are looking for a smaller boat with great destinations. This quick cruise can help you get acclimated to cruising if you have never done it before. Our expectation going into this cruise wasn't disappointing but lackluster compared to bigger ships like Freedom of the Seas.

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