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1,954 Royal Caribbean Europe Cruise Reviews


rhodesron avatar

rhodesron

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The most fantastic cruise of our lives

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I've seen some less than stellar reviews regarding the RC Western Mediterranean. If you will notice, most of the complaints seem to be focused on alcohol problems, and posted by alcoholics (IMHO). The Allure of the ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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KruzinAl

12 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Norway and Arctic Circle A Must See

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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cORINDAGIG

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Wonderful

As I much prefer the smaller ships, this was a perfect fit. The Brilliance is in good shape overall. We were in a Grand Suite. Our room was clean and in wonderful condition. Our cabin steward, Luis, was attentive to ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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jakob71

15 Reviews Written

71 Helpful Votes

A 9-Night Greek Isles Cruise in the end of October with nice weather

Pre-cruise: My wife and I had reserved a room at the Hotel San Giorgio in Civitavecchia, Italy. In addition, we had also purchased the hotel's Gold Package. The package included among other things, a shuttle service ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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aliveinchrist

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Another great cruise

Cruised the Greek Islands for the first time. Loved being on the Jewel as we had sailed the Panama Canal on her in Feb. Pleased to see some of the same crew and felt like family! Food was great, as usual. Wait ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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boltarella

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Much, Much better than expected!

I may not be a cruising connoisseur, this was my 4th, but i found it hard to complain about anything on this Greek Isle cruise out of Venice. Our traveling companions all agreed. The ship was late leaving Venice ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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shtupman

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Delayed but still amazing!

Food was as expected from RCI and of high quality and variety. The ship, though older, is extremely comfortable, clean, and has amenities that are on par with a ship of her size. Staff was great--smiles all around ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Truluv

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Bucket List Cruise to Mediterranean

I’m a frequent cruiser (widow-60s), most often with RCL in the Caribbean. This was a bucket-list & 1st European cruise to celebrate my retirement. I was joined by one of my kids. We spent 4 days in Rome first, ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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grapau27

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Excellent Explorer

We stayed overnight in a hotel in Southampton then got a taxi to the city terminal for 11am. As D+ loyalty we got priority security and check in and were on the ship within 20 minutes. We called into the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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JerseyMomlovestoTravel

4 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

I personally was very happy - You don't need to book shore excursions

We have been on 11 cruises with 6 of them being Royal Caribbean. I had read reviews about the ship being worn. I didn't see it that way. We traveled in September which means there were hardly any young children. ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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rogerwilliam

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise

A very good experience. The ship is well laid out and there was always a free sun bed. The steam room and sauna are good - perfect to unwind after a day of sightseeing The itinerary was 1st class and evenings ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Kezza2705

1 Review Written

Perfect 1st Cruise

This was our first cruise and we absolutely loved it. 2 adults & 1 teen Our Balcony Cabin was bigger than expected and equipped with everything we needed, a bit dated but clean and comfortable. Nice bedding and ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Doreen lesley

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Best holiday yet

I was asked to accompany a friend and this was my first ever cruise. It was the best experience ever, From start to finish the whole experience was effortless. No queuing to board or disembark. Very calm and ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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KVWalton30

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great holiday and great ship

We have just returned from a 13 day cruise from Southampton to Spain, Lisbon, France. Travelled in 2 cabins, myself and my husband in one and our 2 teenage boys in the other. The embarkation and disembarkation ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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morgancita

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Met our London doppelgängers on our Greek Isles cruise

We chose this cruise because the dates fell on the week of my birthday AND it left out of the port of Civitavecchia. We LOVE Rome so we had an excuse to visit again. We flew in the night before the cruise so that we ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Loubie77

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Vision of the Seas royal suite

We chose this cruise for the itinerary (Greek isles). We travelled as a family of four with two children aged 10 and 7. We stayed in the Royal Suite a truly beautiful room. We were concerned having read some of the ...
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Sail Date July 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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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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scully62

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Great cruise!

Have cruised a lot on several of the big lines and this was our second cruise with RC. Having read the other reviews this is our take. We traveled with our 24 year old son (he loves a free holiday!) and had a ...
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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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intermittentsailor

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Fantastic ship, great cruise

We’ve just come back from a 14 night trip on the Independence which went to the western Mediterranean. It was a fantastic cruise and very little of our experience was anything like negative. However, a quick run ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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ukcruiseguy

7 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Mediterranean cruise on an Awesome Ship

We sailed on the Oasis of the Seas on 30th June for a 7 night Med cruise, calling at Palma, Marseilles, La Spezia, Rome, and Naples. Boarding was in Barcelona and the ship is so large that it boards over two ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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TuomasV

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Compact ship, great itinerary!

We chose this cruise based on the itinerary - we had never been to Venice, Split, Athens or Katakolon before. As our last cruise was on the newest & biggest Symphony OTS we were expecting Rhapsody to be rather ...
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Sail Date July 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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