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Royal Caribbean Baltic Sea Cruise Reviews

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Baltic Sea
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844 Royal Caribbean Baltic Sea Cruise Reviews


KruzinAl avatar

KruzinAl

12 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Norway and Arctic Circle A Must See

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One of our best cruises ever. Everyone must take this itinerary. We combined with 7 night standard Baltic back to back. Only 52 people on back to back. meet at 9 for new room cards Recommend a few days in ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Ninihix

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Excellent Itinerary Mediocre Ship

Chose this cruise for the itinerary which was excellent. Loyal Royal Caribbean diamond member. The cabin was as expected. Very clean. The bathroom sink had shallow cracks in it. The shower faucet had obviously ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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cruisewhippersnapper

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Overrated cruise line with a ship showing its age

We chose this cruise because it was cheaper than Disney and had basically the same itinerary. I had never been on Royal Caribbean before but I had been told that they were a little below Disney but above Princess, ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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flicjagger

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Dated Taster Cruise

We have cruised with P&O and NCL and decided to do a Royal Caribbean taster cruise before we committed to booking a full cruise for us and our children. We travelled with our 2 and a half year old, we have found ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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wiona

4 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

After cruise customer service, appalling

We chose this cruise as it was sailing to a number of tick box locations. The embarkation process was amongst the easiest of all, after 8 previous cruises, we are big fans of cruise embarkation, this was excellent. ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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fraser

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Tired, trying to be a party shop

Booked this cruise to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary. The Baltic was chosen and Royal Caribbean as we were in Tallin on the day, a fab place we have visited before. The cruise to the Baltic was ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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colleen46

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Excellent main restaurant food and service in evenings

I always wanted to cruise the Norwegian Fjords and this cruise suited my available dates. I travelled with my teenage niece who was cruising for the first time - it was my 4th cruise holiday and first one with ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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pollyjane

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Baltic cruise

We chose this cruise as it was the Right time of year school holidays and going to Northern Europe with st Petersburg on the itenary we were disappointed in that my two girls couldn’t attend the children’s ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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RicksClan 2

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Better than I expected

We chose this cruise because of the 3 days in St Petersburg, adding a few days before in Copenhagen, and after with Stockholm, Norway in a nutshell, and Bergen. A long trip. Ports Stockholm Was so Hot! We ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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RogerBann

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Tired old Explorer, ship and crew in need of TLC. Declining service quality

Just returned from Royal Caribbean’s Explorer of the Seas Northern Europe and Russia cruise. THIS IS A FULL REVIEW. Explorer is 20 years old and smaller but otherwise identical layout to Freedom and ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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lyonsdown

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very enjoyable cruise.Excellent itinerary. But some criticisms.

I'd heard about Royal Carribean and knew it had a good reputation. This was my first cruise. We had a great time! The stops were excellent;even Skagen where there wasn't too much to see, was a nice small town. ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Flower80

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Amazing Cruise Ports and wonderful dining room staff

Our cruise began in Amsterdam and the Amsterdam Cruise Terminal was wonderful. They had water bottles, wine, and cans of soda for sale to bring onto the cruise in your carry-on at a very reasonable rate. My 8 ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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jacksonthego

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Good food & crew, but the company is lousy.

First let me say that my wife and I are not active cruisers, having taken fewer than 8 in our 50 years together. We prefer to plan our own trips and see things on our own. We chose the Baltic cruise on RCI because ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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HappySnaps

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Excellent Itinerary, Decent Ship

We booked this Baltic Sea cruise because of the itinerary, especially because it spent 3 days in St. Petersburg and included a stop in Riga, Latvia (other cruise lines did not stop here). Having been on many ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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ciocco

1 Review Written

Wonderful!!

Chose this ship because it was going where we wanted to at the time we wanted to at a price that we wanted. Embarkation and disembarkation went very smoothly, except that we were given the impression that you had ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Joanne21

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Baltic Trip

We have just returned from 12 night Baltic Trip from Amsterdam and can honestly say we enjoyed every single moment.We normally sail with Celebrity and while there are some differences the customer service provided ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Pcfriar11

3 Reviews Written

42 Helpful Votes

A wonderful vacation for a family that's been on many!

We’re a family of six that had a most lovely time aboard the Serenade of the Seas for a 7 night voyage across the Baltic Sea. Our trip began with a little bit of conflict as one of our suitcases did not make it ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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critic333

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Pretender, not Contender to Excellence

My wife and I were celebrating our 25 years of marriage with the third of three RCCL cruises within the last nine months. We had spotted this itinerary of 12 nights in the British Isles and Ireland, and thought how ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Myrrhanda

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Vegetarians beware

We chose this cruise because my adult children particularly wanted to visit St Petersburg. Despite reading some negative reviews about the state of the ship before we went, we found it to be fine: immaculately ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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LoveTravelKirei

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great Time Sailing the Baltic Sea

This cruise was the third leg of a 4-leg trip including a land trip across Austria and Switzerland, a river cruise on Avalon from Switzerland to Amsterdam, this Baltic cruise, and then 4 extra days in Amsterdam. All ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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cynicoren

1 Review Written

Cruising in the Baltics with Serenade of the Seas

We've been cruising with Disney before RC, and even considering the fact that Disney is much more expensive, it left us with a feeling that it was much better, especially in the food, entertainment, and general feel ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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smk52

2 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Worst ship in the line!

We chose this ship based on the fact that it had the ONLY embarkation point from Amsterdam. We were on the 12 night Baltic cruise and the ports were fine it was the ship that was awful! When we had the safety ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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adventuresofian

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Incredible Cruise, Incredible Ship!

I really wanted to leave a review here to offer my thoughts on this ship after reading some of the negative reviews. Prior to going on the trip, I had seen lots of reviews giving really harsh opinions of the ship ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Steebu

1 Review Written

Comfortable ship for family, fantastic ports, great service

Chose this cruise due to its unique ports of call and its timing with school holidays . We are aa family of 5 and booked two cabins one balcony and one internal cabin opposite each other. Ship appeared modern and ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Fido1948

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable Baltic cruise

We chose this cruise primarily because of its itinerary which included one or two extra ports of call and fewer cruising days. Departing from Southampton was another bonus. We hadn’t cruised with Royal ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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