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New Orleans to the Caribbean Royal Caribbean Serenade of the Seas Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Serenade of the Seas
Caribbean
New Orleans

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96 New Orleans to the Caribbean Royal Caribbean Serenade of the Seas Cruise Reviews


Gertsf56 avatar

Gertsf56

2 Reviews Written

New Orleans Serenade Cruise 2/14/2015

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We are loyal Royal Caribbean customers. This was our 8th cruise. The Serenade is a smaller ship than we use to and we sailed out of New Orleans. Our Cabin was great. This was our first experience with a balcony ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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Cayman Kind

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great repositioning cruise. Great staff.

We sailed from New Orleans and had time to take trolly to see some sights in the city.Bourbon Street,Jazz Festival .Serenade of Seas is a very well kept mid size cruiser.We enjoyed the public areas of the ship and ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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tip

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Some Folks Are Never Happy--But We Loved It!

A Long Winded Serenade of the Seas Review 4-11-15 "The One Who Must Be Obeyed and I just returned from a fantastic thirteen night repositioning cruise from New Orleans to Boston last Saturday. Background We ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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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


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padrek

40 Reviews Written

130 Helpful Votes

A little better than other RCI cruises

This was a 13 night repositioning from New Orleans to Boston via the Southern Caribbean - Grand Cayman, Aruba, Bonaire, St Maarten, St Thomas. Although RCI tries to ensure that the standards are exactly the same on ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Slidell_Cruiser

4 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Family Vacay and a great time.

After reading several opines on this trip I decided to add my humble one also. We ere 7 adults and 4 children, RC experience range from Diamond Plus for PaPa and Grandma to RC newbies, with a few Disney cruises ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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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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thecatwedding

2 Reviews Written

Honeymooner's First Cruise

We went on our first cruise for our honeymoon. We loved our experience on Serenade of the Seas. Our room was an interior room on the 2nd level, 2005. The cruise director was great and for the most part there was ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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thecatwedding

2 Reviews Written

Honeymooner's First Cruise

We went on our first cruise for our honeymoon. We loved our experience on Serenade of the Seas. Our room was an interior room on the 2nd level, 2005. The cruise director was great and for the most part there was ...
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Sail Date March 2015


GeauxK avatar

GeauxK

2 Reviews Written

Easy to navigate

Serenade of the Seas is one of the easiest ships to navigate. I never got lost the whole cruise. I'm not really sure what made this ship so easy....was it the well placed elevators, was it the touch screens on ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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jacsdan

3 Reviews Written

Quick Getaway

Having just returned from 7 nights on the Serenade of the Seas, there are a few areas that could use improvements. This was my first experience with " my time dining" and proved out to work well. We were able to ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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Cruise Lover!!!

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Nice but not wowed

Let me start by saying this is my 4 cruise. We've done 2 with Royal & 2 with Carnival. My husband and I are in our early 30's. Overall the ship was very nice. Our cabin was larger then most other ships I had ...
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Sail Date March 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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Cindy

15 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Serenade March 7th Un-Review

I’m not going to call this a review, because I’m really going to try to keep this one short…difficult for me at best, and it may prove impossible…we’ll see. A little about us…this was our 23rd cruise ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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Shooshoo

7 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

ANOTHER GREAT VOYAGE ON THE SERENADE

We cruised out of New Orleans on March 14th, 2015. We arrived in New Orleans a day early and stayed at the Hyatt across from the Convention Center. We parked our car at the Fulton Garage right next door. If you book ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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machaus

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

RCCL Service and Quality going downhill

This was my husband and my 8th cruise and 2nd on RCCL and I must say that the service and quality was not very good as compared to other cruises. It appears that the number of staff people in the dining room and ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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Raxter54

2 Reviews Written

A Quick Cruise Review

We are back from our cruise on the Serenade of the Seas. This was our first ever cruise, and we really enjoyed the experience. I've broken the review down into segments concerning different aspects of the cruise. ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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CruiserPICC

1 Review Written

Serenade of the Seas - SHIP OF ‘NO’

First, I would like to say this is my first review on any travel site ever on any subject. We are a family of 4 (kids - 12 and 7). This was our second time cruising. Our first cruise was last year aboard the ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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packercruising

8 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Lots Of Good Fun!

We started out with a Pre-Cruise at Holiday Inn Downtown Superdome in New Orleans. We can enthusiastically recommend this hotel if you are staying there. We found the service, friendliness of the staff and the rooms ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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adnorm08

8 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

Another Wonderful Cruise with Royal

Royal has yet exceeded our expectations when it comes to cruising! We had an absolutely wonderful cruise on Serenade of the Seas and have already planned our September cruise with Royal again. The port of New ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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kristnn

1 Review Written

Wonderful, relaxing time

This was our 3rd cruise, but the first one in 7 yrs and the first one that was just me and my husband. We drove to New Orleans and were a little concerned about the overflow parking area, as it doesn't seem very ...
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Sail Date February 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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HARP

4 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Enjoyed it very much

This was about my 80th cruise and I have done at least 12 on this class of ship. Not much special about our balcony cabin but our room steward did a excellent job. I noticed how well kept up the ship was, even the ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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preachergirl13

1 Review Written

Disappointed

This was my 4th cruise, my first with Royal Caribbean. I had high expectations because of the rave reviews I had received of Royal Caribbean. I know traveling in February would not be a typical "family" crowd but ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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aml3679

2 Reviews Written

No rating

High Expectations for our 1st Royal Caribbean Cruise

My husband and I have previously sailed on Celebrity and Carnival and were excited to take our first Royal Caribbean Cruise. We anxiously waited for a whole year for our trip. Back home in New Hampshire the weather ...
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Sail Date January 2015


Serenade of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.2
Dining4.04
Entertainment5.03.7
Public Rooms5.04.3
Fitness Recreation5.04
Family5.04
Enrichment1.03.5
Service5.04.4
Value For Money5.03.9
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