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Royal Caribbean Dubai Cruise Reviews

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185 Royal Caribbean Dubai Cruise Reviews


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msamra

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

No rating

Dubai - Oman

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First let us introduce ourselves we are a married Egyptian couple with no children living in Kuwait I work in investment banking and my wife is a freelance graphic designer. We came across the Dubai cruise by ...
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Sail Date April 2013


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PamUK

1 Review Written

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Serenade of the Seas - Another Fantastic Cruise in a Wonderf

First a little about us, we are a couple in our late 40's/early 50's with no children, husband is a chef and is fully aware of the logistics required to provide quality meals to hundreds of people! This was our 9th ...
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Sail Date April 2013


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JMGTyrone

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointing first experience

Firstly, for those who have read my previous reviews I hope I've demonstrated that my comments are as objective as possible and where possible as positive as I can be. This review is based on my expectation for the ...
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Sail Date April 2013


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yummymummy11

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Family cruise around the Emirates

Here's some info about Serenade and cruising her with children. I couldn't find much before I went. We are 2 adults and one 9 year old boy. So, in no particular order: I bought the soda cup and bottled water ...
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Sail Date April 2013


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kaznaid

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

March 2013 Dubai cruise

We had already spent 2 days in Dubai prior to embarkation. We arrived at the Cruise Terminal at about 11 am and our check-in was smooth and quick. We were able to get to our stateroom at midday so we went and had ...
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Sail Date March 2013


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suron

13 Reviews Written

106 Helpful Votes

Serenade of the Seas 25th February 2013

Prior to the cruise I had linked up with others via the Roll Call. As a solo traveller this was a way of getting to know others prior to sailing. We met at the Sky Bar on sailaway and often met up during the ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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patsyanna

3 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Sunshine all the way !!

Just back from a 7 day cruise from Dubai on the Serenade of the seas. Starting with embarkation: Very chaotic, we had an overnight flight and was taken to the Hyatt hotel for breakfast and booking in process, but ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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ScotsLady

7 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable cruise

just off Serenade of the Seas after 7 nights in the Middle East. Overall a very enjoyable experience. Spent 2 nights pre cruise in Dubai, and wished we had longer as so much to see and do. stayed in Traders Hotel ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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pandpEastbourne

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First time cruising

We have recently returned from a week's cruise in the Middle East on board RCI's "Serenade of the Seas". This was our first cruise and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves. We booked very early, paid extra for an ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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seamaiden23

3 Reviews Written

BEST CRUISE EVER

I booked this cruise for my husbands 50th birthday. We stopped in the Dubai Marina 4 nights before and stayed in Dubai 6 times before so the intention was to do view sea inwards on our cruise. the ship being the ...
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Sail Date January 2013


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Tony747

1 Review Written

First Time Magic

Our first cruise and we were determined to enjoy it! Cabin was well positioned on Deck 10, just below the Solarium Deck 11, so convenient for popping up for a drink(Alcoholic or non) and food. The itinerary was not ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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Marando

1 Review Written

Dubai to Singapore. (B+) Good but could do better!

We travelled to Dubai on 13/05/12 and spent 2 nights in the Hyatt Regency (separate review on Trip Advisor). Set sail from Dubai on 15/05/12, going to Goa, Cochin, Penang, Kuala Lumpur and Singapore. Spent 3 ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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Bluekat74

1 Review Written

Dubai to Singapore

About us: A couple with children (that were left at home with my parents) travelling on our first trip together post being married all those years ago, and celebrating my husbands 40th Birthday. Boarding: We ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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robynwally

2 Reviews Written

Fantastic Cruise

We had 5 days in Dubai before we sailed and this is truly an amazing city. Loved the old city and marvelled at the buildings in the new part. One day was spent in Abu Dhabi and that too is another city I will never ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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Goldenco

9 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Voyager of the Seas Dubai - Singapore

The ship was on it's way to Singapore and then to be a gambling ship traveling around the Asia Pacific region from what we heard. Crew had a lot of Chinese staff who were in general well trained and friendly. In my ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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harz99

1 Review Written

Dubai to Dover - warts and wonders.

Having always wanted to pass through the Suez Canal, and with my wife wanting to visit Petra this cruise to Civitaveccia seemed ideal, tagging on the next part back to Dover meant the added bonus of no flying home - ...
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Sail Date April 2012


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WanderLust2aFault

1 Review Written

Brilliant cruise to the fabulous middle east

Just returned from the 12-night Dubai/India/Muscat/Dubai cruise on Brilliance of the Seas and thought we would share our experience. *THE CRUISE* We thoroughly enjoyed the ship and the itinerary. Nice mix of ...
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Sail Date April 2012


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mike@sea

17 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Passage to India

Returned today from a 12 night Dubai to India cruise. Overall a very pleasant cruise due to the fabulous ports and combination of port and sea days. Check In was efficient, extra paperwork for India was needed ...
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Sail Date April 2012


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ledmjb

1 Review Written

From the Orient to an even more oriental country

Before the cruise we stayed five nights in Dubai on our own, so we had all the sightseeing there done in advance. Taxi from hotel to cruise terminal around 12.00 and embarkation procedure finished before 13.00. ...
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Sail Date March 2012


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mother macree

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Brilliance of the Seas Dubai

My husband and I booked this cruise with Virgin Cruises . We had 6 nights in Ras Al Khaimah before joining the cruise in Dubai . We had no difficulty arriving in Dubai airport . I had brought copies of my husbands ...
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Sail Date February 2012


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billieholiday

4 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Brilliance with a little lamp

just back from the brilliance of the seas. it was for us the first time in the middle east and had a different idea about the ports and rules. our suite was well but not so big as we had on other cruises and a ...
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Sail Date March 2012


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smgapp

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Royal Caribbean Brilliance of the Sea- Middle East cruise

Many thanks to all the info on this site. We returned on Monday from a great cruise on the Brilliance of the Sea out of Dubai. We loved the cruise. The food was better than expected- especially liked the large ...
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Sail Date February 2012


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John Campbell

2 Reviews Written

Enjoyable but standards falling!

Flew overnight from Manchester arriving in Dubai at 7am. Had breakfast, spent time in duty free in airport then got taxi to port at 11am. Watched our cases and hand luggage go through security check and walked ...
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Sail Date January 2012


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Bikerboy32

4 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

No rating

Brill Time on Brilliance's Dubai &Emirates Jolly

We have just recently returned from our second Cruise,a 7 night Emirates itinerary taking in Oman and the two jewels of the U.A.E Dubai and it's bigger sister Abu Dhabi. I would like to say that contra to the ...
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Sail Date January 2012


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tokyo1949

3 Reviews Written

Brilliance of the Seas 16-23 January 2012

Just returned from a cruise on the BOS which we really enjoyed. We arrived at the port just before 9am and on the ship before 11am. Cabins were available at 1pm so we had lunch in the Windjammer when it opened. ...
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Sail Date January 2012


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