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Royal Caribbean Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises from New Orleans

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48 Royal Caribbean Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises from New Orleans


jlcarter1975 avatar

jlcarter1975

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great 7 nights out of NOLA

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This was a small ship with great staff and activities. Steve, the cruise director, was easy to understand and added energy to the events. There were two comedians and a juggler in addition to the singers and ...
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Sail Date February 2019


Joan W avatar

Joan W

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First time on Vision, not first time cruiser

We loved Vision of the Seas. We’ve sailed on Oasis and although it has more things, we loved the friendliness of the other guests, the staff, the cleanliness and the ability to find things to do on the ship much ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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cruz2wife

4 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Cruise

I chose this cruise because RCCL has not sailed from New Orleans in many years. Was very happy to see them back as it is only hours from home. Embarkation went fairly smoothly. They needed more people to manage ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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70Superbee

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Great 1st Cruise with 19 & 21 yr old kids on Serenade of the Seas

This was our first cruise and was with 2 kids age 19 and 21, my wife and i are in our early 50's We were on Serenade of the Seas March 7, 2015 week. 2 rooms at front of ship deck 9 Left New Orleans for Key ...
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Sail Date March 2015


emsouter avatar

emsouter

2 Reviews Written

Excellent time for both kids and adults!

This was my second cruise, the first one was for my 1st anniversary 12 years ago, and now this one with my husband and the kids (ages 10 & 8). I was a bit reluctant at first with the thought of being confined to a ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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nolafun985

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

We had a great first cruise on Serenade

Hi! We just returned from the 3-28 to 4-4 Western Caribbean sailing on Serenade of the Seas out of New Orleans. We are still newbies, but I thought I’d post our experiences in case it helps anyone else. Prior ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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tricialowe

1 Review Written

Royal Caribbean Cruise

Pros: Sleeping rooms were better than I expected. Service was amazing RC is very organized with embarking the ships and clearly communicated the schedules and timing. Nice cruise for older people RC was very ...
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Sail Date February 2014


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thatblueguy25

1 Review Written

Amazing New Year's Cruise!

This was a great vacation to take over New Years! I was a part of a 25 member group. We wanted to go on a major brand cruise, such as Royal Caribbean, but on one of the smaller boats, which we find to be more ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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Srandaz2

15 Reviews Written

49 Helpful Votes

Serenade of the Seas Christmas Cruise 2014

I will begin this review by saying we are not fly by night cruisers or first timers – our latest cruise on the Serenade was our fourth RCCL cruise with 5 cruises total under our belts. We have sailed on Oasis – ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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rscottbailey

1 Review Written

First-time family holiday cruise - great time had by all

My extended family (10 total, ages from mid-70s to early teens) decided to celebrate the holidays somewhere warm where nobody had to host. Most of us were first-time cruisers, although my parents have taken numerous ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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PerkiGirl

1 Review Written

A Good Trip

This was our second cruise on the Serenade in 2014, our first being in February. We chose the cruise for the port of embarkation and the ports. Serenade is a nice ship, spotlessly clean indoors, and a friendly ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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rbmjrucla92

1 Review Written

A Beautiful Serenade

We just returned from our annual December foray into the Caribbean, this time having spent nine wonderful days and nights aboard Royal Caribbean's M/S Serenade of the Seas. We drove to the embarkation port in New ...
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Sail Date December 2013


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HashtagRCCL

1 Review Written

Serenade 1st Timer... No complaints

I have been on 2 cruises in past, both with RC (Navigator, Rhapsody) and wife has never cruised. She finally got the chance April 2014 on Serenade out of New Orleans on a 7 day Caribbean. I must stay that I was ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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bonsai1

1 Review Written

Beautiful ship !

We are a family of 3, our son is 8 . This is our 2nd RCI cruise . Hubby and I have sailed on Princess. Embarkation: very smooth , had a 3hr drive to New Orleans and arrived about noon , had a few lines but they ...
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Sail Date March 2014


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cruisologist

10 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Another great RC cruise experience.

Our 48th cruise and it was wonderful. It is amazing how many people on the same cruise (1/11/2014) come away with different reviews. The ship was beautiful! All that beautiful glass. Hubby and I took this particular ...
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Sail Date January 2014


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Oddfairy

4 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Holiday

This was our first time on the Serenade, and having been with RCI before, we knew it would be good, and we weren't disappointed. The check-in procedure was not good though, the New Orleans depot was small, and very ...
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Sail Date January 2014


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JasonTehGreat

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Serenade of the Seas Bahamas Cruise Review

Background Info I traveled with my cousin. This was our 3rd cruise together, all on Royal Caribbean. I am 30 and he is 25. We like the rest and relaxation of cruises and visiting the different ports of call. Hotel ...
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Sail Date February 2014


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infomam

1 Review Written

Sailed out of New Orleans

We started our trip in New Orleans. We spent a couple nights at the Hilton Riverside which is next to the port. LOVE that Hilton, and of course, love New orleans. We had a wonderful meal at Brennans. Pricy, but ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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freepeople

3 Reviews Written

Great spring break cruise

We sailed on Navigator out of New Orleans on the March 30, 2013 sailing. There were 4 adults and 2 kids, both under the age of 12. It was spring break. We drove to New Orleans a day early because my wife and kids ...
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Sail Date March 2013


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warmweatherseeker

1 Review Written

Spring Break Cruise

I traveled with my husband and two kids (12 and 15) on the March 23, 2013 sailing. After reading most of the reviews, I wasn't sure what to expect but was pleasantly surprised overall. We booked two junior suites ...
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Sail Date March 2013


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nnalinas

1 Review Written

Great Cruise - Royal Caribbean is the Best

My husband and I returned yesterday from a fabulous 7-day cruise on Navigator of the Seas. We left from New Orleans on March 2. Embarkation was not bad - it took about 2 hours total. We stayed at the Wyndham, ...
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Sail Date March 2013


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sarasings126

1 Review Written

Royal Caribbean always enjoyable!

We have sailed with Royal Caribbean previously and it's always a very enjoyable trip. Their service is always phenomenal! Our room steward, waiter and assisant waiter were attentive and added so many personal ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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lovintravelin74

2 Reviews Written

A great time!

This was a very relaxing cruise for us. Took a taxi to port at 10:30am and spent over 1/2 hr. stalled in traffic waiting in the terminal to be dropped off. Not fun. They could work on that. Once inside, it went ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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orangebeachmom

1 Review Written

Perfect Family Holiday on the Navigator of the Seas

This was our fourth cruise, and first with Royal Caribbean. Getting on board was a quick and easy process. From the moment we parked our car to the moment our keys were unlocking our cabin door took less than an ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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The Sunset Glow

1 Review Written

Navigator of the Seas - Western Caribbean

Background Info: We are a family of 4 - we are 40ish and our 2 girls are 9 & 10 years old. This was the 10th cruise (7th with RCI)for my husband and I and 4th & 5th for the kids. We are from Alberta, Canada and ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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