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Empress of the Seas Review

3.0 / 5.0
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First Time to Cuba

Review for Empress of the Seas to Cuba
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10+ Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Apr 2019
Cabin: Interior Stateroom

I want to start this review with the statement that my wife and I are very hard to discourage on a cruise. We have cruise 19 times on many different cruise lines and yes some of them are LOW.

Embarkation & Disembarkation, we arrived at 11 am, but we had a check in time for 12 30. They let us move right on in and check in was smooth and easy like always. Dis, we do express all the time, so we took our luggage down to the Theater and between 7 45 & 8 30 we were off the ship. Great.

First, The Ship, I want to say, Yes the ship is old and small, but for getting around the ship was nice and quick. Yes were things that need fixing, and touch up, but what old things don't.

Cabin Review

Interior Stateroom

Cabin 3V

Room is small due to the age of the ship. We had our room set up with the queen/King. Yes, you can only use one of the sides to get out of bed. We did put our luggage under the bed, which did help with storage. There is NO shelves in the closet. We did hang all of our cloths(shirts, tops etc)

All things worked in the room, Water was hot and HVAC was cold !!!

Port Reviews


Cienfuegos Tobacco Factory Tour. Tour company did not plan out the tours very well, we waited on every stop to see things. 45 mins at the Tobacco factory, 20 mins other stops.


Great to see the Old history in buildings and how they live in there areas.

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