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Southern Caribbean Anthem of the Seas Southern Caribbean Cruise Reviews

4.5 / 5.0
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2724 reviews
6 Awards
Lovely two70 bar with great views of the back of the ship
Robot bar always fun
Escape the Future Escape Room, advertised starting Day 2 after it was booked up for the entire cruise. It isn't listed anywhere else on the ship and can't be booked through the app.
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Beautiful ship not handicap accessible
"Group of 30 friends we were celebrating our 50 Wedding Anniversary ship was very hard to use motor scooter way too many people. Was very hard to go to windjammer had to eat all meals in dinning room. Enjoyed cruise..."Read More
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VERY OVERRATED SHIP

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rrlewis1
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

The ship common areas are too small for amount of passengers lineups for every thing even if you have reservations ,bars small and noisy can not here performers because of back ground noise seats in theater very low hard on back also Royal Caribbean caters to some of their clients with holding seats for shows and closing off venues for their use only, leaving the mass of great unwashed to fend for ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View

Traveled with children


Convenient sailing departure port and we desired days at sea

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wilmamodzel
2-5 Cruises • Age 80s

We enjoyed our cruise very much the ship was beautiful and spotless. The ship had thousands of passengers but we never felt overcrowding even at the pool. We had no complaints about the dining--the food was not restricted--one could eat at different locations and times--all day and all evening. No dressing up unless desired. We had an inside cabin that was well appointed more spacious an ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Interior with Virtual Balcony


Good and bad

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Lindavid
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Booked this cruise as love royals attitude to cruising, but was a little disappointed with my experience on this ship, my travel agent found this cruise for us, didn't realise at the time that my favourite nights were no more, i loved formal nights, a time to dress your best along with most other passengers, the dress your best night was not the same as as a lot of passengers seem as bothered ,the ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Interior with Virtual Balcony


25th anniversary

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Carol007
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

This was our first ever cruise to celebrate our 25th Anniversary and it was absolutely amazing We left from New Jersey New York, and as this was our first ever we were a bit nervous but everything is so well organised we felt completely at ease with the embarkation Everything about the ship was great, brilliant staff who worked so hard and was so friendly Very clean ship Food was ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Interior with Virtual Balcony


Kids Gone Wild: NY school break on Anthem

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Hector123
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

Warning: Do not cruise from Bayonne in January during school break (to be safe, avoid the entire month of January) unless you want around 40% of your fellow passengers to be unsupervised teenagers, children, and their parents. Here is some of what we saw: - teens playing soccer in the hallways - kids running over people trying to exit the elevator - kids throwing tantrums in main ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View Balcony


What happened to the food?

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charles394
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We took this cruise because we wanted to leave out of the New York area and having sailed on the Anthem several years earlier we would do it again. What a difference in the dining experience. We had the anytime dining and since we reserved the times getting a table went fairly smoothly. The wait staff on the most part was friendly. The food was far below what it had been on prior cruise with ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View Balcony


Star Class on Anthem of the Seas - A Mixed Bag and a Lot of Vibration!

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Meshf
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

Let me begin by saying we had a very good time on our cruise and there were may outstanding and memorable experiences on this cruise. The "problems" I will note in this review are most definitely "First World Problems" and even the world "problem" may be too extreme. And yet, for the price paid ($12,769.30 for two people), I feel there was a justifiable expectation of excellence. Our previous ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Grand Loft Suite with Balcony


Beware of bedbugs!

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Bedbugmeal
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

They will tell you your insect bites are from the area where you dock, give you cream and pills for any allergic reaction but KNOW THE SIGNS OF BEDBUGS BITES (whelps, small bites in a row). Cruise lines are known for bedbugs in fact. If you value your health don’t travel on this ship. When we got off, another group on the same day. Hardly enough time to rid the ship of an infestation. The ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Owner's Suite with Balcony


First Time on Anthem

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jayboy999
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Wanted try something different other than Grandeur in December. The service on the ship was excellent. This is something we have grown to expect on RCCL. Our cabin attendant was excellent. Joseph was not very talkative but he was prompt and pleasant for his service. The dinning room service very good. The heat waiter actually changed tables for us to allow another couple at our table to ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Cabin Type: Interior with Virtual Balcony


Beautiful ship not handicap accessible

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sscarselli
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Group of 30 friends we were celebrating our 50 Wedding Anniversary ship was very hard to use motor scooter way too many people. Was very hard to go to windjammer had to eat all meals in dinning room. Enjoyed cruise dinning staff was beyond excellent. Cabin person was excellent. Was quite surprised that our 50th anniversary was recognized by ship. When we traveled last yr on carnival we were given ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Traveled with disabled person


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