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Royal Caribbean Dubai Cruise Reviews

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54 Royal Caribbean Dubai Cruise Reviews


bearette avatar

bearette

4 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Hotel of the Seas

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We were literally cut off in the Coronavirus Epidemic so this review will be what happens when things go wrong. We are two upper 30s adults and our two kid, twin boy and girl who were seven and just shy of 8 when ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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egglo

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Royal Caribbean: Totally professional and honourable company. Very impressive.

We booked this cruise on "Jewel of the Seas" long before the Coronavirus scare and decided to go ahead anyway, as we have a daughter living in Dubai whom we wanted to visit. In the couple of weeks before the start ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Mjk88

1 Review Written

Full review

From England and booked online via Royal Caribbean. First cruise but the destination was the real seller having nothing to compare to. Emirates flight was great to Dubai. Plenty of security at port but no problems ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Janda7

14 Reviews Written

182 Helpful Votes

A lovely jewel !

We are a retired couple who enjoy cruising to interesting places. We had never been on the Jewel, but have been on several ships within the fleet. On arriving in Dubai, we stayed for a few nights pre cruise. Our ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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nath27

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Royal Caribbean Jewel of the Seas

There were a couple of minor niggles, but overall this was a fantastic cruise on a lovely ship full of character. Embarkation was very smooth, and there were drinks and snacks available at the Port too as we ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Janda7

14 Reviews Written

182 Helpful Votes

Lovely lady of the sea

We boarded the ship in Dubai, to Barcelona, having originally booked to stay on her to Miami, until a change of dry dock was made. Prior to boarding, we stayed a few days in Dubai, & had such a lovely experience ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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pirasea

17 Reviews Written

39 Helpful Votes

Excellent

After reading all the awful reviews of this ship before we left on our cruise, we were worried, but we had a great time. It almost seemed like all those other people were on a completely different ship. ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Mickbon

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Ports were outstanding

Ship is old, but kept up. many sea days with not enough activities going on around the ship, could have had more hands on activities for everyone. Meals were very good service was outstanding both at the buffet and ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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divelocker74

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Dubai to Venice April 2017 - Fantastic Voyage

What a wonderful adventure!! From the arrival terminal to final destination in Venice, this was a fantastic cruise. The Vision was in great ship. Have read a lot of negative comments before we left and was ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Janusz i Halina

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Thanks for staying on Vision of the Seas

Only we can respond very positively Very much enjoyed the cabins very clean taking care of the cabin very frendli Once again we are very thankful Restaurants very attentive waiters just great And again ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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davies

6 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

A lovely cruise

We did a weeks cruise from Dubai getting on the ship was easy and we were on for lunch time The cabin was ready B3019 plenty of hanging space and a good size all I would say was the shower was small but not a ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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chiefy134

6 Reviews Written

39 Helpful Votes

Appearances can be deceptive ...

We booked this cruise on the itinerary alone, being a part of the world we had never seen. We were without kids on this trip and having never cruised before on such an old and comparatively small ship we did have ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Mad RCI fan

15 Reviews Written

65 Helpful Votes

Return to the Gulf

After a terrible experience at the port I could not wait to get on to Vision of the Seas. I should explain that at this point that Royal have no involvement with the port authorities. When Mangesh our Concierge and ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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gaspumpcruiser

3 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

A Great Week on Vision

We did the same cruise on Splendour last year and wanted to get away for winter sun. Everything was very smooth. Boarding at 11.30am went well and our cabin was ready at 1pm and baggage arrived during the ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Janda7

14 Reviews Written

182 Helpful Votes

A vision to behold!

We decided to cruise on this ship for various reasons. Captain Marek on this vessel, runs and excellent team, and the entire crew seem very happy & interact with passengers very well. At this time of year, the ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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truckerboy53

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great Crew

I chose this cruise as it was on offer at the travel agents,also Friends had been with Royal Caribbean before & recommended it! I read reviews before I went & was a bit concerned about the negative comments but I ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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karenbecs

3 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

Great Ship and Itinerary

Had never been on cruise with RCI beforebut we wanted some winter sunshine and this Itinery fitted the bill We were really pleased with the ship and staff We found all members of staff to be excellent , all seemed ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Derry Mum

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Excellent Cruise

This was our first time cruising. After reading some of the reviews on here I was a little apprehensive. Well was I in for a surprise. We had an excellent time, weather fantastic, staff on board excellent, food ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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ukcruiseguy

7 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Dubai Christmas and New Year; Loved the Vision of the Seas and the Staff

We had a fabulous time....the Weather was brilliant as we expected We arrived at the terminal after a flight from the UK around 11 am. We were on board within 15 mins We booked for the 19th December for one ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Mad RCI fan

15 Reviews Written

65 Helpful Votes

Arabian Adventure

I had an overnight flight to Dubai I found out later that a lot of people on the flight were taking the cruise. I arrived at the airport picked up the case and after clearing customs were met out side in Arrivals by ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Monty124

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Disability? No problem.

We chose this to be our introduction to cruising. Being disabled we booked an accessible suite and were not Dissapointed, the stateroom was superb with the balcony having a ramp to get in and out, a full wet room ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Annmad

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Ovation

Excellent value and the ship was brand new. Getting on board was seamless. Better than usual entertainment. Went to ports we would not normally choose, Oman & Kochi. Even though it's a huge ship it was not crowded. ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Me decker

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Ovation of the Sea and our Royal Genie experience

We were traveling with our 21 yr old granddaughter so originally booked a grand suite but were offered an upgrade to a grand loft suite which was absolutely fabulous. Our Royal Genie was wonderful and made our ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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ernie109@hotmail.com

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Spectacular All inclusive Treat.

I chose this cruise because it is a new ship that is quite contemporary and full of technology. Plus I always wanted to see Dubai, India and Singapore, so they were the highlight of the trip. I had an amazing ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Krocruiser

1 Review Written

The Mystical Middle East...

Departure: We were a group of 8 going on the trip for Thanksgiving. Our trip startied a little rough, once we boarded the plane to go from Miami International Airport to London Heathrow, it appeared that the plane ...
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Sail Date November 2011


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