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Spectrum of the Seas Review

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42 reviews

1st cruise and probably last boring boring boring

Review for Spectrum of the Seas to Asia
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First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

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Sail Date: May 2019
Cabin: Obstructed Ocean View Balcony

This was my 1st cruise and probably last. Entertainment and lectures uninspiring. Woman who gave lecture of forensics looks like just fell out of bed. 1 night had singer in Schooner bar competing with Spectrum big band because lack of theatre space as shows were practising. Food from Winjammer plentiful, repetative but constantly cold. Breakfast line for cooked eggs 6 deep every day. Drink prices not too bad. All cost on board charged by American dollars. I noticed when in port a lot of people racing for free wi-fi, why do you need to charge $23.00 per day for this service. NOW for the CASINO WHAT A FOUL SMELLING AREA THIS IS WITH PEOPLE SMOKING IN THE SO CALLED SMOKING AREA!! Really Royal Carribean where is you non smoking policy in the Casino. Seems you have limited areas outside for smokers but in the Casino it is allowed. We can see where this ship is heading. Went to so called Gym bit of a joke, I asked why it is so small and was told Chinese people did not exercise much. The restaurants where the same old same old very limited and why can they not advertise prices. One good thing was Silk Road performance 3/4 hour so limited. Beatles show according to my partner fantastic but they bolted at the next prot. Jamacian band near pool same music different day. I am sorry Royal Carribean but this ship was definately built for a certain market and we are not part of that market and to assume people would be impressed by the size of this floating casino if a bit of a joke. You asked you got. A no so happy 1st time cruiser.

Cabin Review

Obstructed Ocean View Balcony

Cabin 1E

Found the cabin okay. Basic. looked a bit like it had been around for quite a while. Expected more from new ship. Our cabin attendant was great, very obliging and helpful . Bathroom very small but there again I am probably quite tall on some standards 5'8. Overall lacked colour and bit boring..

Port Reviews


hot dirty boring smelly but must admit guide was very good.


Singapore is singapore been there several times. Street food is good, Little India is great for food.

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