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Royal Caribbean Grandeur of the Seas Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean

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1-10 of 24 Royal Caribbean Grandeur of the Seas Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean


Grandeur needs a bit of tweeking

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YukonDeacon

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

This was our 9th cruise on RCI, we are Emerald members but if this was my first with them, it would be my last. There is an interior central area, the Centrum, that is about 6 decks high and reverberates sound, does not have anywhere near adequate seating and smells like sewage, especially at the bar and especially in port. So this is where the "entertainers" did their thing; not a good idea! ...
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Sail Date: October 2012

Cabin Type: Large Interior Stateroom


Review of Royal Caribbean Grandeur of the Seas:Greek Islands

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cruisemd

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Overview: In our opinion, RCCL does not quite measure up to Princess and Celebrity. Some differences that we find are as follows: 1) There is an extra charge for upgraded meals, and lobster and filet mignon are never served (even on formal nights) unless one pays a significant upcharge. 2) The fitness room on this ship, though well-fitted out with the latest equipment, was tiny and inadequate ...
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Sail Date: October 2012

Cabin Type: Large Ocean View Stateroom


Handsome ship, service & food need work, great ports.

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chestnuthouse

2-5 Cruises

Age 80s

We were in a rarified world on this cruise because two weeks before departure to Venice, we were offered an upgrade from an owner's suite to the Royal Suite for an additional cost per person that we didn't consider exorbitant. How could one resist? My description of the Royal Suite can only be superlative. Imagine 1,200 sq. ft., including balcony, with a white baby grand piano! There were, ...
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Sail Date: October 2012

Cabin Type: Royal Suite


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Great cruise ruined by sewer smell on board

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maryyl

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

I would rate Venice among the top five ports to sail in or out of. Spectacular! I personally love Venice, but it is totally handicap-unfriendly as almost all the 400+ bridges are upstairs and downstairs so not easy to navigate with luggage or push strollers. Other reviewers have already described the challenging port, so I shall forbear. We loved the cruise (very port-intensive); the ports ...
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Sail Date: October 2012


Fabulous Ports of Call

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Kellie Poodle

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

I would be remiss if I did not begin this review with a warning to avoid transferring flights between Charles De Gaulle airport in Paris and Marco Polo in Venice. I've traveled world-wide and have not found the degree of ineptitude that pervades CDG. Next, I would warn anyone with mobility issues to avoid the port of Venice unless you are prepared to spend upwards of two hours waiting to be ...
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Sail Date: October 2012

Cabin Type: Large Ocean View Stateroom


The refurbished and updated Grandeur of the Seas!

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tlobs

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

I would like to add to the report from Scot which highlighted the abysmal registration and loading at Venice which in today's day and age is unacceptable. I was also a little concerned about the reports about the age of the ship prior to booking but read the reports and watched the Royal Caribbean video's about the $48 million refurbishment in May 2012 The ship itself does look new but you ...
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Sail Date: October 2012


Wonderful Ports, Great Crew BUT SMOKING TERRIBLE

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ladyslippertraveller

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

My husband and I just returned from spending three weeks in Europe and while there we took an 11 day cruise on Royal Caribbean Grandeur of the Seas. The ship has recently been renovated and was lovely. Our balcony cabin was very nice and we enjoyed the new furniture, the decor and the layout of the furniture in the cabin. The crew - the dining room staff, My Time Dining, the Guest Services crew, ...
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Sail Date: September 2012

Cabin Type: Superior Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


Grandeur of the Seas - Greek Islands

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LalitoCR

First Time Cruiser

Age 30s

Hello: We just came back from a 10 night cruise in the Mediterranean, Greek Islands on board of the Grandeur of the Seas. We are first time cruisers and did not know what to expect. The ship was recently renovated, June 2012 and it looked fantastic!! The room: We got an ocean view room, on Deck2 on the back. Room was big enough for two people, no more than that. It had a security box, a flat ...
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Sail Date: September 2012

Cabin Type: Large Ocean View Stateroom


Disappointed

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Mo1960

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

Arrived in palma and smooth embarkation allowed on ship earlier than stated time. Had lunch in windjammer food really good ,got access to cabin at time stated, everything good so far. On my time dining and arrived at dining room at time selected got seated and then things went downhill. Service in Gatsby level 5 was very slow it took almost 2 hours to have our meal thanks to waiters service! On a ...
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Sail Date: August 2012

Cabin Type: Superior Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


Grand Time on Grandeur of the Seas

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Bellagirl18

2-5 Cruises

Age 20s

Guests on this trip were: my mum, dad, sister, aunt, uncle, cousin & me. Saturday 30th June we drove to Edinburgh airport where we boarded a Jet2 plane to Marco Polo airport in Venice. We took our booked water-taxis to beside St Marks Sq where we went to the Castello Hotel where we put cases into the ready rooms before going out for lunch at a cafe then we walked to St Marks Sq then to the Rialto ...
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Sail Date: July 2012


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