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Miami Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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Too much to do in 7 days

Review for Freedom of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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mappel96

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

Arrived two days early and stayed at Embassy Suites Fort Lauderdale.  Great hotel in great location, you can walk to everything including a Publix supermarket.   Arranged transport through Miami 411.  They did a great job arriving early and ready for my family of five.  Embarkation was a breeze arrived at port at 10:45AM and we were on the ship at 11:30AM in second group called.  Went to ...
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Sail Date: April 2009

Traveled with children


Family Cruise that did not disappoint!

Review for Freedom of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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Templefan

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

My wife, son and I left Michigan on Saturday, April 11, 2009, everything went smooth and arrived in FLL about 4:00 PM. Once arrived I turned on my cell phone and had a message waiting from SAS Transportation. The message was from the driver who said once we retrieved our luggage to call and they would be there within a few minutes. Went down to luggage, called and within 5 minutes we were on our ...
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Sail Date: April 2009

Cabin Type: Junior Suite

Traveled with children


Ten out of Ten for the FOS

Review for Freedom of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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tobyjugs001

First Time Cruiser

Made the drive from Charlotte to Miami with a stop over in Fort Pierce.(nothing to do with the cruise,but Cobbs Landing has good food).Arrived at the port at about 11am. The signs and directions could be better but the Freedom is right in your face as soon as you cross the bridge so you can't miss her.Dumped the luggage off to a waiting porter who was very helpful and parked up the car.($140 for ...
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Sail Date: April 2009

Cabin Type: Interior Stateroom


Spring Break '09-Something for Everyone

Review for Freedom of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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marksfamilyof4

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

Saturday, April 11 flew into Miami, Florida with my two children ages 6 and 9.  Miami airport was horrible.  I have never seen so many people in one congested space trying to catch the hotel shuttle.  I am glad we were meeting my husband who drove in from a business meeting with our luggage and met us at our hotel.  I can't imagine trying to handle luggage and children in this mob.Our first night ...
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Sail Date: April 2009

Cabin Type: Superior Oceanview Stateroom with Balcony


First Time Cruisers - Review for Freedom of the Seas !!!

Review for Freedom of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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Clio1610

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

RCI's Freedom of the Seas - Apr 12th - April 19th 2009 - Western Caribbean Hub - Steve (50) Me - Di (55) Our Son Nic (12) This was our 1st Ever Cruise!!! So we went with a completely open mind - although I did do a huge amount of reading as many CC posts and threads as I could before we went, which were extremely helpful with planning and packing !!!  We didn't book any excursions at any of ...
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Sail Date: April 2009

Cabin Type: Superior Oceanview Stateroom with Balcony

Traveled with children


2nd time around not nearly as enjoyable.

Review for Freedom of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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aguimond

First Time Cruiser

Let me start off by saying that our last cruise on the FOS was amazing. We didn't want to get off the ship and couldn't wait to return. This time...not so much. We arrived in Miami and stayed at the always fun Newport Beachside for a few days before cruising. We arrived early for embarkation and the process was very smooth and easy. The whole family was excited because we all had such ...
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Sail Date: March 2009

Traveled with children


OK Food, Great Ship, Be Aware of BINGO games on board

Review for Freedom of the Seas to Caribbean - Eastern

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Girly13662

First Time Cruiser

Embarkation was a breeze. Everyone was very helpful, and it was only a matter of time before we were on the ship. It is very clean, and most of the staff are helpful and friendly. Our stateroom attendant was a little shy, but he was great. He was always fixing up our room when we were out, so he def. did he job well. I have to say that I was disappointed in our dinner waiter. As most frequent ...
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Sail Date: March 2009

Traveled with children


Great Ship Poor Service an honest report

Review for Freedom of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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Grubber

First Time Cruiser

Our trip did start off so good we landed in Ft Lauderdale and had a reservation with Hertz to rent a Suv for the drive to Miami, well after standing in line for 1 hour and then being told that they did not have any Suv's available (booked in January)they tried to put us into a small Ford car. It took us over 2 hours to get something that would carry the 4 of us and our luggage. I was not impressed ...
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Sail Date: March 2009

Traveled with children


Things only a techie would be interested in (maybe).

Review for Freedom of the Seas to Caribbean - Eastern

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RadioRay

First Time Cruiser

Step 1, go read the awesome review by delorean.girl http://www.cruisecritic.com/memberreviews/memberreview.cfm?EntryID=52300 The ship is basically 220 VAC. But there are two 110 VAC US style outlets on the desk. Bring a power strip or extension cord if you have a lot of devices to charge or power. There is also a single 110 or 220 outlet above the mirror for a shaver. There are no ...
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Sail Date: March 2009

Cabin Type: Deluxe Oceanview Stateroom with Balcony


Totally Awesome Freedom of the Seas

Review for Freedom of the Seas to Caribbean - Eastern

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Royal24car

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

My husband is 52 and I am 50. We traveled with our 17 and 29 year old boys. We had adjoining balcony staterooms on deck 6. We flew in on Saturday and stayed the night at the Westin Coral Gables, booked through RCCL. What a beautiful hotel. The service was great and the hotel was located right next to the Miracle Mile. The rooms were so large that you felt like you were in a suite. The hotel has a ...
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Sail Date: March 2009

Cabin Type: Deluxe Oceanview Stateroom with Balcony

Traveled with children


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