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Europe Harmony of the Seas Europe Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Harmony of the Seas
Europe
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Very Good

41

Average

34

Poor

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Terrible

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41 Europe Harmony of the Seas Europe Cruise Reviews


Kanin avatar

Kanin

4 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Pretty Good All Around

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We live in Spain and drove to Barcelona to join ship. We parked in Trade Centre parking which is really handy for the cruise terminal. We arrived the night before embarkation and stayed in the Eurostar Grand ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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honey536

3 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Trip of a Lifetime

This was a family trip which was planned in Sept 2015. The biggest ship in the world was not a disappointment. While being very large, it was easy to more around and for the most part not crowded. There was lots ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Shone216

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Love the Big Ships......

After cruising on Oasis in March and loving it we decided Harmony a must for us. Embarkation was easy and quick, we did online check in prior to boarding and were on the ship in no time at all. Knowing the ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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TEALBIRDS

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Harmony not too big for us small ship cruisers to enjoy

First time on RCL - just went for the sake of being on worlds biggest ship. Great mix of international passengers & age groups. Itinerary was port intensive would prefer some extra time at sea to enjoy the ship. ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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zacharias23

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Cinque Terre is a must for Hikers.

Ship: Being the largest cruise ship in the world, I was concerned with a sold out ship being a logistic nightmare. To my surprise, the ratio of staff to passengers and vast ship size alleviated any issues of the ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Georgeven

11 Reviews Written

57 Helpful Votes

Harmony of the Seas - Sometimes good things come in BIG sizes - we loved it

We decided to book this cruise very well in advance (a year or so) to try the newest and biggest ship even though we are not fans of this size of ships. This was a Family cruise with a party of five, both of us (38 ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Freebie48

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

First Royal Caribbean Cruise

This was our 5th cruise, the first with Royal Caribbean. We boarded in Barcelona and had a day to explore the city before boarding. Be sure to check out the Magic Fountain of Montjic. It is amazing. When we ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Lawyer82

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

A really impressive boat and all round wonderful holiday (with a 3 year old!)

This was our 6th cruise but our first since having our daughter who had just turned 3 years. We hoped that a boat like HOTS would give us the cruise experience we wanted but would cater sufficient for her and we ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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aidansargent

3 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

The Good, The Bad and The Baby - Overall a Great Ship

I had read a lot of the reviews before I actually sailed and was feeling quiet nervous about the ship due to the volume of negative reviews. I can understand the issues that were had the first couple of weeks but ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Within temptation

3 Reviews Written

49 Helpful Votes

HOTS is Fabulous

Having sailed with RCCL 10 times we always wanted to try an OASIS class ship. Along comes Harmony Of The Seas (HOTS), and an opportunity to try the largest cruise ship. My wife and I are 60, so not exactly young, ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Ship Shape 2016

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Awesome with a Few Exceptions

Really liked leaving from Barcelona. The embarkation went very smoothly, but not happy with disembarkation. Upon the return the way the luggage is handled is curious at best. It took a good hour to locate our ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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W and W

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise, with only a couple of moans.

There were 8 of us (4 couples) and having booked 18 months ago, the excitement level was at an all time high by the time we boarded at Civitavecchia. First impressions were that the ship was totally amazing, and was ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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dianekeens@hotmail.co.uk

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Overall it was a fab holiday with a few niggles.

I have been on the Independence of the Seas and the Voyager of the Seas and was keen to try the new biggest cruise ship in the world. The boat is awesome, you can't help but be wowed by it. Everywhere so ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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hanadi ak

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing ship; would wanna go again.

traveled with my husbend and 1 year old baby girl and with my mother and father. second time cruising with RC. the ship is simply amazing, so big that you would take days to see all of it, 7 nights were not enough ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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tigana75

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship and Enjoyable Cruise (with a Bit of Room for Improvement)

I had booked this cruise before the ship was built and was regretting it based on the negative reviews. But, I have to say, while SOME of the negative points were well founded, I did have a really nice vacation. ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Ivan Deering

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First time cruisers, the truth.

Ok, so this will be an extremely honest review of our cruise using Royal Caribbeans Harmony of the seas. This was our first cruise ever. The ship is beautiful, huge and spotless as it can be. You can hardly feel it ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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hojoalmelisa

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A cruise we'll remember

This was our 4th cruise with Royal Caribbean .We cruised twice on 'Navigator' and once on 'Jewel'. We flew to Rome and then embarkation and disembarkation were very smooth. We were 5 persons in cabins 6300 and ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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KayDeeApril

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Highly recommend and we will return

Awesome! Had a great time with 7 other friends. Top notch service from all on board. Wherever we went the food was fabulous, choose whatever you want to eat and whenever, also there's a fun ice cream dispenser. ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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aucc

1 Review Written

22 Helpful Votes

Great ship, excellent service, feels crowded at times, constant selling is nasty

About the author: I've been cruising with RCCL (and only RCCL) for the past 5 years and I'm currently an Emerald member in their Crown & Anchor society. So far I've sailed on Splendour, Adventure, Serenade, ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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nebary

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

disappointing

I sailed very enjoyed my trip with Royal Caribbean on 11/8/2016 from Rome But my observation is the number of reception staff are very few and many passengers must wait for a time more than an hour The quality ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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rashel144

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

A very remarkable cruise but with some shortcomings.

We were a family group of 15 (ages 3.5 to 70), and all in all we enjoyed our cruise. The inner public areas, the Promenade, Broadwalk and Central Park are amazing. It is a totally different experience from regular ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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cruzernewbie99

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Harmony of the Seas - nice cruise, over priced though

We decided on this cruise as we wanted to experience the brand new Harmony of the Seas. Embarkation in Barcelona was quick and easy. Disembarkation was fairly quick, however, the queue to get a taxi was ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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CCC+

1 Review Written

24 Helpful Votes

New ship, great potential, with some design flaws.....

My wife and I chose this cruise to experience a brand new ship. We always cruise on Royal Caribbean as their style fits well with our action and fitness couple tastes. We fortunately selected a July 28, 2016 ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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SharonL01

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Taste of Europe!

Just returned from week on the Harmony of the Seas. My husband, two teenagers (18 & 15) have cruised many times before and had realistic expectations. Generally speaking, our expectations were either met or were ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Gusguy

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Best cruise experience so far!

My wife and I sailed out of Civitacchia for this cruise after spending a week in Rome. We had completed all the pre-sailing check in information, and as a result, the time from arrival at the port to walking aboard ...
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Sail Date July 2016


Harmony of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.54.5
Dining4.04.1
Entertainment5.04.4
Public Rooms4.04.4
Fitness Recreation4.04.3
Family5.04.1
Enrichment2.54
Service3.04.3
Value For Money4.03.9
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