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Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Seas Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Navigator of the Seas
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251

Very Good

181

Average

109

Poor

49

Terrible

34

Cruise type

109 Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Seas Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


Bigorange&crimsoncruiser avatar

Bigorange&crimsoncruiser

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

3peat on Navigator of the Seas

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I love cruising my husband and I cruise 1-3 x per year. We are in our 50s. We planned this trip with my cousins then my brother and his wife joined in. We choose this cruise for the itinerary. My DH and I have ...
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Sail Date March 2018


Southwoods avatar

Southwoods

7 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

The ship was very pretty, had most of what we like in elegant decor to delight our senses and keep us dazzled. The food, too, was very good, possibly the best we have experienced in a wealth of cruises we have ...
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Sail Date June 2019


Jimmy III avatar

Jimmy III

1 Review Written

Jipped

Go to better, cleaner Caribbean islands (Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao) As a Diamond + traveler and using Jr. Suites, we had access to the Diamond and Concierge Lounges. How they screwed all diamond plus travelers ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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custard75

17 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Transatlantic cruise - with daily itinerary changes

We were supposed to sail from Southampton to Boston, New York, Port Canaveral and Miami. However, we were called on th Friday afternoon before the Monday cruise and told that due to storms in the Atlantic we would ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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angiepangy

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Good time but ship looks little tired in places; staff are amazing

husband and i got there early after staying in a hotel over night so had to be out by 10am so drove to ab parking great start took cases off and walked 1 minute to ship for our second cruise with rc ,embarking ...
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Sail Date August 2018


garry1960 avatar

garry1960

1 Review Written

cruise o.k but seems its just about extracting as much money from you

It was a family cruise foe Eleven of us. The Ship was lovely and the staff were real friendly. Myself my partner and 14 year old daughter in cabin,was quite small not a lot of space when they put the sofa bed ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Micklen2

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

GOING DOWN HILL

Have sailed on Independance twice and its great. This ship is similare size, but older, and it is starting to show. Definite lack of maintenance all round and things like broken tiles in toilets, scuffed and dirty ...
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Sail Date July 2018


trickyd avatar

trickyd

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Overdue refurbish

Seventh cruise with RCCL and second on Navigator. Crew excellent as usual, but seemed overworked? Dining room was excellent, so saw no need to go to speciality restaurants. Windjammer usual Windjammer, although ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Wheelyknots

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Chav central, more like Benidorm

The was not a classy cruise. More like benidorm on sea! And some of the tattooed specimens on board would have been more at home there. Far too overcrowded. Impossible to get a sun lounger due to people ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Sokotwins123

1 Review Written

Baltic cruising

We wanted to see Europe and the ports that Royal was traveling to. The ship looked great when we were looking to go. The weather I’ve there in the summer was supposed to be amazing. So everything lined up to go on ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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LoveOBX

1 Review Written

Disappointing

We were not impressed with our first Royal Caribbean cruise. We expected it to be higher quality than the Princess and Norwegian cruises we usually take. It wasn’t. In fact, it was of lesser quality and just ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Tracyf61

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Just OK... Not Great

We chose this cruise for the Itinerary first Aruba, Bonaire, Curacoa and Labadee... Let me start with the Islands, Labadee other than the locals hounding you to buy merchandise (we did buy some stuff to help out ...
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Sail Date March 2018


FlTrini avatar

FlTrini

1 Review Written

Very disappointing

I live in south Florida so I came straight to the ship from home. I was supposed to get priority check in. Instead there was an hour and a half of a snaking line to navigate at the port of Miami. First time on ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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taral0203

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Average price Average cruise

It was an affordable vacation on Spring Break as a family. Navigator of the Seas was a decent ship. It was not that modern. You could tell it was refurbished at some point. The decor was inviting, a little above ...
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Sail Date March 2018


Freedom46 avatar

Freedom46

4 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great cruise itinerary, service could be a lot better.

We chose this cruise because of the date and itinerary. We were traveling with our older kids, in their 20s. Embarkation was OK, but it always feels a bit disappointing when there is no one to even great you ...
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Sail Date March 2018


David406 avatar

David406

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

A good time cruising...but I've had better.

This was our first Royal Caribbean Cruise, and it will likely be our last. It's not for lack of trying from some of the staff, however. We had a GREAT head waiter who worked hard to rectify my complaints, a ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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scfam

1 Review Written

Royal Caribbean is getting worse

We used to love Royal Caribbean, and maybe it's just the smaller ships that are not as good as they used to be. We loved Allure when we were on it 3 years ago, but Navigator was a disappointment. We were not ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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mvanella

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Royal Caribbean is not what it used to be

My wife and I originally planned to go by ourselves for a 10th anniversary cruise. Our honeymoon was taken on Freedom of the Seas back in 2008. However our childcare fell through and we had to rebook with 3 children ...
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Sail Date February 2018


Susan Davis avatar

Susan Davis

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Family vacation

We wanted a cruise out of Miami to celebrate a birthday and as a reunion of family members. We cruised on same week last year on Norwegian for 3 day cruise which we felt was not long enough. I was not interested in ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Kitey

1 Review Written

Not What It Once Was

This cruise was a pretty mixed bag. We went on a cruise with RCI in 2010, same class of ship, and I had expected a similar experience. Unfortunately, we were somewhat disappointed. I was travelling with my ...
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Sail Date February 2018


goldi272 avatar

goldi272

5 Reviews Written

144 Helpful Votes

Very Average

Forgive my long rant, but I have borderline remorse with booking this cruise line. I know that I should be open to new experiences & not compare every sailing to previous sailings, but my experience was more ...
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Sail Date December 2017


jr8934 avatar

jr8934

9 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

We chose this trip for a mother-daughter vacation. We knew there would be lots of children on a holiday cruise. I am mobility challenged and needed the elevators. Hard to get! Sometimes they whizzed by empty and ...
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Sail Date December 2017


Decaf avatar

Decaf

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good value

We chose this cruise for its itinerary and the excellent price. My wife, nephew, and I shared an interior cabin. The cabin was clean and comfortable, although 3 sets of towels weren't always supplied. The single ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Retirees75

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Noisy cabin 3628

We chose this cruise on the recommendation of a friend. Cabin 3628 was very stuffy and noisy caused by the ships engine and extractor fan. As this was our first cruise we didn't know what to expect but certainly ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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POOLE CRUISER

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

TASTER CRUISE TO FRANCE AND SPAIN

We decided to cruise with RCI to fit in with holiday dates of the party. We have sailed with P&O since 2005 and rate them very highly as a good value for money cruise experience. The Navigator is a fine ship ...
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Sail Date August 2017


Navigator of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.54.1
Dining4.53.9
Entertainment5.03.7
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.04.1
Family5.03.9
Enrichment2.03.4
Service4.54.2
Value For Money4.53.8
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