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Royal Caribbean Brilliance of the Seas Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Baltic Sea

Royal Caribbean
Brilliance of the Seas
Baltic Sea
Departure Port

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Excellent

46

Very Good

45

Average

29

Poor

11

Terrible

3

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135 Royal Caribbean Brilliance of the Seas Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Baltic Sea


Ninihix avatar

Ninihix

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Excellent Itinerary Mediocre Ship

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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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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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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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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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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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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


Blues2019 avatar

Blues2019

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

British Isles w/ Little Ones

So, we just got back from our cruise with a preschooler and an infant, and thought I'd pass along some pros/cons/tips for the Brilliance of the Seas, 12 Night British Isles Cruise. I wish I knew then what I knew ...
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Sail Date June 2019


Bill77 avatar

Bill77

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Nice ship and 12-day Baltic cruise from Amsterdam to St. Petersburg May 19-31.

Arrived 2-days early in Amsterdam for departure on May 19. needed more time there since Amsterdam has many, many sites to see (advance reservations a must for popular sites). Excellent TRAM system with a cheap ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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prairygirl74

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Excellent Cruise

We chose this cruise because of the ports we would visit , especially St Petersburg . Having read a lot of reviews on the Brilliance of the Seas , I wasn't sure what to expect but we were so pleased with the entire ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Mistylake

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

July 2018

We chose this cruise for the destinations offered which didn’t disappoint. The cabins are becoming a little tired but are a good size with plenty of cupboard and storage space. The bed we found comfortable and ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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flmanquez

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Nice destinations on an average ship

We chose this cruise because of the cities we were going to visit, but expected a lot more in on board overall quality and itinerary. Getting in the cruise is as easy as it gets. Getting off is another story. Check ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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nourdj43

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Would've been a dream cruise if not for fixable mistakes.

We chose to disembark from amsterdam because its inexpensive to fly there from most places in the world, and amsterdam itself is such a beautiful city to visit. the crew staff in general are extremely helpful ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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chrisiana

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable Baltic cruise

Ports were excellent.. Very friendly staff. If you like an adults only pool, they have a solarium for adults and free access to showers, sauna and steam room ( you have to pay on the big ships). Shore excursions ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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vikster101

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Overall good experience

Took this ship on a cruise through the British Isles from Amsterdam, a great city to explore before starting a cruise. The ship is a bit old (2002) and had about 2,500 passengers, which we considered to be a good ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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ravena143

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good service, interesting ports, cost-cutting on board meant fewer amenities

We chose this cruise because we have enjoyed Royal Caribbean cruises in the past, especially the kids' program. Our kids are teenagers now and the teen program held less charm for them than in the past. In ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Cruisestlouis

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great service from caring employees but excursions were unorganized at times

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary. We have been on many cruises in various parts of the world and we found the service on this particular ship to be outstanding. We made reservations for most nights in ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Vol fan

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Brilliance was Brilliant

We boarded in Amsterdam after a one night stay at the A Train Hotel. A quaint hotel just across from the train station and close to the pier. The Brilliance is a Beautiful ship. We had great service from happy ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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cengelbe

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing itinerary, excellent service onboard

Diamond Plus at the end of this cruise. So we've been on most of RC's ships. Went on this one for the itinerary not the ship. We knew what to expect on the ship so there were no surprises. The onboard service on ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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MDCyclist

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Brilliant Baltic

A great cruise overall. My time dining gets confusing. Stick to an assigned seating time. We usually ended up having dinner when we wanted to be somewhere else! Ship was clean, crew helpful, food good. ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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JillK

6 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

British Isles Cruise May 15 - 28, 2018

On this cruise, it was myself (turned 43 the day we left- happy birthday to me) and hubby (42) on a kid-free vacation. PRE-CRUISE We flew out of Toronto on Saturday night, flying through the night and landing ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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kathyinwa

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Baltic Cruise

See part of the world and cities we heard and read about. FOOD Nothing for Diabetics - HIGH carb meals, sugar free desserts not good Eve stage SHOWS Less singing, dancing, instrument performances and more act ...
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Sail Date May 2018


Jarl Con avatar

Jarl Con

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great vacation overall

The cruise was excellent, all ports were amazing. The days at sea were relaxing overall mostly because the ship didn't have any real event/activities other than a few trivia's that were extremely short or almost ...
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Sail Date May 2018


dgm1950 avatar

dgm1950

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Second time on the Brilliance was not an improvement

We chose this cruise for the itinerary. We were on a Brilliance Baltic cruise in May 2015 that we enjoyed although the ship was way too smoky. With some misgivings we booked the British Isles cruise for May 2018. ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Kutasmar

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

13 nt British Isles RT Amsterdam May 2018

Liked the Round-Trip itinerary. Flew direct round trip from Boston to Amsterdam. Used Delta Comfort Plus air travel for a comfortable ~6-7 hour flight each way. ITINERARY: We recommend this itinerary for ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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philcruiser2013

6 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

UNITED KINGDOM

We chose this cruise for the itinerary and pricing. Both of which, met our expectations and the cruise was great. It was a ship loaded with senior citizens, all of whom had a fun time for the 13 days. The ...
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Sail Date May 2018


Brilliance of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.1
Dining4.03.8
Entertainment3.03.7
Public Rooms4.04.3
Fitness Recreation4.54
Family3.03.8
Enrichment3.53.5
Service4.04.3
Value For Money4.53.8
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