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Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Seas Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Navigator of the Seas
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Excellent

92

Very Good

48

Average

30

Poor

19

Terrible

12

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30 Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Seas Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews


LAM13 avatar

LAM13

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First Cruise - Good dinner, entertainment hit or miss, cigarette smoke horrible

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Dinner in main dining room - Excellent. We made our reservations the night before, or the morning of the same day of dining. Overall the food was very good. Service was great. Upon learning of dietary ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Bigorange&crimsoncruiser

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

3peat on Navigator of the Seas

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


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kruzerci

5 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Modernized and pretty but crowded and overdone

We chose this cruise for a quick weekend getaway without taking much time off work. We chose the Navigator because we sailed on Mariner after the refurbishment about 6 months ago and loved the Mariner renovation. ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Plouise

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Mediocre

Honeymoon ... not that any staff recognised this. Having sailed on The Oasis previously, this cruise was way below the Oasis standard. Embarkation and disembarkation were good and fast. Cabin was good size but ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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MicknFiona

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Mildly disappointed

This was supposed to be really good value, including a full drinks package and all tips. Not sure that the price we paid was actually that good compared to others. Evening entertainment was very average - only ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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wrightperspective

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Not as good as my last Carnival Cruise

This cruise was okay. My wife had paid for a Happy Anniversary room decoration that was supposed to be ready when we arrived and it wasn't, ruining the surprise. The first night at dinner was confusion: They took ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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The Earnies

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Mixed impressions of our first R C Med cruise - September 2017

This cruise was chosen to experience our first cruise from Southampton and first Royal Caribbean cruise. Also the itinerary included a couple of places we had not visited before - Cartagena and Lisbon; there was a ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Joaney

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Mediocre

We chose this cruise for the itinerary. We were not enthusiastic about the size, and the large number of passengers, but the itinerary was our goal. The ship was SO crowded - on sea days, the Promenade was ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Cook16

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Good holiday but need to try something else for next year

Chose the itinerary and school holidays unavoidable so got what we expected. Ship slightly old fashioned but no where near as run down as some previous reviews I had read suggested. Staff have been cut back compared ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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jayb882

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Too busy for the amount of the staff & things to know if your a first time cruiser

Having booked with the same travel agent for several years she knows my wife's and I's preferences for luxurious holidays, listening to peoples past experiences and looking for a new type of luxurious holiday we ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Cruising rocker

1 Review Written

General View

Been on Royal Carribean twice before and really enjoyed the experience but on this one there were a number of things that have been removed . Nothing for gold members of crown and anchor pointless being in it , no ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Rajeshwari

1 Review Written

Small ship and too many passengers!

I booked 2 rooms one for us and another couple friend. This was their 1st time on a cruise so they loved it however it was our 5th but 1st time with Royal C. I found ship very small compare to others and very ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Steelerfan 313

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

"The Good, the Bad and the Extras"

I am seasoned cruiser, Platinum on one and have been on three other lines and this is the first cruise on Royal Caribbean. The ship is large, but not too large that you cannot find your way around easily. I chose ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Sonicross

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Friendly staff, overpriced features, expect to pay more...

5 days (Bahamas & Cozumel) THE GOOD: I can't say enough good things about the staff, they were great. Helpful, friendly, courteous, and great at what they do. The ship activities are decent enough, but ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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lorenzod

34 Reviews Written

49 Helpful Votes

Nice but Mediocre

We used Uber to get to the port of Miami. This service has proved invaluable to us as we have moved up in years. The driver lifts our bags into the car as well as at the port. The Uber driver arrived within 2 ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Janda7

14 Reviews Written

182 Helpful Votes

Better than transatlantic, but....

We decided to get some sunshine & heat and to celebrate a birthday, Christmas & New Year all in one trip. Our room was a JS on deck 9, serviced by Wayan, who did an excellent job. He knew we were early risers, so ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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CruisinConfusion16

1 Review Written

Decent but not worth price increase!

This cruise was a christmas present from my son. I was excited to try a new cruise line. We had only cruised with Carnival in the past. We spent the night prior in Miami and went to South Beach where a fight broke ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Loreto1028

4 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

We wouldn't travel out of Southampton again.

We selected this cruise for the ports and had selected My Time Dining. We were booked in the Grand Suite which was a fabulous space with tons of closet space and an amazingly large bathroom. We had so many empty ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Puma64

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Not as good as our previous cruise on Navigator of the Seas

Getting on the ship was fantastic - so organised at Southampton. Drop cases off, drop car off, get in a small queue to get Sea pass, passport control, security and onto the ship. We were on ship just after ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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nicolebit

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Mixed Bag

Hmmm, if I had to do it again.. Not so sure I'd opt for RCC. I'd probably go with a higher class ship. There were some good aspects about our cruise but these were largely generated by our own doing. We like to ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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tam-tam

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship/horrible food/Labadee is beautiful

This was our first Royal Caribbean cruise (Navigator of the Seas) after numerous cruises on Carnival and Princess. Our last cruise was five years ago. Embarkation was pretty painless; lines moved quickly. ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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WupperAV

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Flood

We were on deck 8. At 3 AM Thursday I heard the neighbors sliding door thump and got up to see what was afoot. Water in the cabin. I went OH S***! we're sinking but looked out and could see we were still high and ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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shelbyloo

1 Review Written

Had Issues

We live in Houston, and Galveston is only an hour away from our home. My husband and I have sailed on Royal Caribbean several times and are seasoned cruisers. Age 57-53. Embarkation- was a breeze, got to the port ...
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Sail Date September 2015


mydogtim avatar

mydogtim

1 Review Written

Loved our Cabin 1838 Deck 12; Everything Else Just OK

Mixed feelings about RCCL. We are age 43 years old and thought we'd try a more "mature cruise". The ship was beautiful, loved our room, balcony view and deck. We felt that the first couple days were really great ...
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Sail Date August 2015


gchung avatar

gchung

2 Reviews Written

Great cruise followed by massive letdown at customs.

My wife and I were first time cruisers and I thought it would be nice to take a cruise to Belize, Roatan and Cozumel through Galveston. Embarkation was easy and I have to say, I was very impressed with Royal ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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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