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Mariner of the Seas
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67 Europe Mariner of the Seas Europe Cruise Reviews


lander5959 avatar

lander5959

1 Review Written

Wonderful Eastern Mediterranean Cruise On Board Mariner of the Seas.

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We striated out three nights before in rome Italy. We stayed at one of the best hotels no that I forgot the name, but it was very very nice. EMBARKATION DAY, Embarkation was okay It was in a tent and i thought ...
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Sail Date June 2011


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clover2

3 Reviews Written

Mariner Western Caribbean from Galveston

We just returned from our Royal Caribbean cruise on Mariner of the Seas. It is our understanding that Mariner will be leaving Galveston and going to Asia in two weeks and Navigator will be replacing it in Galveston. ...
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Sail Date April 2013


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ackelly9

1 Review Written

Wonderful Time with Mariner & Crew

The Mariner is a great ship with a lot to do. We had the benefit of being the third cruise after dry dock, so everything seemed very fresh still. My previous cruises had been on much smaller ships, so I was ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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Budlight2012

1 Review Written

Embarkation 27.09.2012 - Fabulous Holiday

Mariner of the Seas is a splendid cruise ship. This was my first cruise and was nervous because I get sea sick. actually sea sickness did not occur even once so I was very pleased. The process of checking in at ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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Benny and Jetsetter

1 Review Written

Worth every penny

We sailed from Civitavechia/Rome on 15th September. Boarding quite painless, through check in less than 10 minutes. Went to our room and met our efficient, very friendly and attentive steward Abraham Lincoln from ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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minxcruiser

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Mariner of Seas September 15, 2012 cruise

The Mariner of the Seas 09.15.12 cruise to the Holy Land from Rome was a very disappointing experience. It was the worst of the five cruises we have sailed on. The ship was very dated with chipped and broken ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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Bramblehoney

2 Reviews Written

A Golden Mile cruise

This was our third cruise with RCI. We sailed from Civitavechia on 4 August. RCI remains as good as anyone in some aspects of cruising such as embarkation/disembarkation. Professional off-ship entertainers [on ...
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Sail Date August 2012


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Peter1315

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Royal Cari-Butlins

If you are in any doubt as to whether to cruise Royal Caribbean in the Med from an Italian port please read this review, it will save you a lot of stress. I will explain in more detail later. Sailed from ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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peteukmcr

12 Reviews Written

40 Helpful Votes

Mariner of the Seas Western Med Aug 25th - Sept 1st 2012

We flew from Manchester via Amsterdam to Rome Fiumicino on Fri, 24th Aug and arrived at 10:30 pm to stay overnight at the Hilton Rome Airport Hotel that is 'attached' to the airport. It is badly signposted so head ...
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Sail Date August 2012


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Fast Alongside

43 Reviews Written

131 Helpful Votes

Unique itinerary on the very hot riviera

We decided to take this cruise even though we knew it would be extremely hot in July. The attraction was the itinerary, which for some reason is offerred only a few times this year. We took the train from FCO to ...
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Sail Date July 2012


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crafty123

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Western Med on Mariner of the seas

First of all the ship is huge, spotless and provides lots to do for everyone, we enjoyed crazy golf, watching a movie shown on a screen above the pool whilst drinking cocktails, the gym is very well equipped and ...
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Sail Date August 2012


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midscouple

4 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Loved Our First Cruise

First time cruisers so this was all brand new for us. The first thing to say that despite all the following positive notes, our first impression of RCI wasn't without criticism. I found that their website was ...
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Sail Date July 2012


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Niffykat

1 Review Written

Fabulous First tips, tidbits, and thoughts

Just got back from my first Cruise, and I really enjoyed it. It also happened to be my first trip to Europe. I used the cruise as an opportunity to get a brief exposure so that I could better decide which places I ...
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Sail Date July 2011


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dizzylinzy

1 Review Written

Not up to scratch

Briefly - flight with Jet2 Manchester to Rome fine on time - however there was some problem with luggage arrival at Rome not sure why but eventually we were ahown to coaches and on our way. transfer approx 1 hr and ...
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Sail Date July 2012


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JohninDC

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Mariner cruise

After 3 days touring Rome we met up with friends on the same cruise and took the train from Termini to Civitavecchia for a whopping 5 Euros each -- train was clean, on time, not crowded (2nd class was double decked) ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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amber1002

8 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

MARINER OF THE SEAS

we were on 23 june sailing from civitavecchia. flew with jet2 from manchester to rome arranged with royal caribbean. Flight was very good and we were met at rome airport by cruise line reps who took our cases and ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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GoldenRose

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Fantasic Family Vacation on the Mariner

We traveled with 3 generations - my mother, me and my husband, and our two children, ages 1 and 6. All of us enjoyed the cruise a lot. They set up one of the kids areas as an indoor play area for children under 3, ...
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Sail Date February 2012


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janet Gray

1 Review Written

solo traveller

I needed some time away and the only option I had was to travel alone, somewhat daunting at first as a 57 year old woman holidaying alone, I found this to be the safest option open to me. It was so easy from ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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TravelGirl2004

1 Review Written

Regent sets the cruise standard!

Regent Seven Seas Cruises sets the standard in all-inclusive luxury cruising! I can't say enough about how exquisite everything was -- the ship, food, staff, and state room. We booked the 10-night "Scenic ...
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Sail Date September 2011


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james king

15 Reviews Written

43 Helpful Votes

Group on Mariner of the Seas..

Before I go and review my cruise, I want to make readers aware that this was a group cruise on Mariner, and there were 11 of us on board, celebrating a 90th Birthday party. Embarkation: We stayed 3 nights in ...
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Sail Date August 2011


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seahorsecruising

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Mariner Thanksgiving Cruise Disappointment

From a little background, my wife and I have cruised 22 times, and this being the first on Royal Caribbean. Most have been on Princess, Celebrity and Carnival. We selected this cruise because my granddaughters ...
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Sail Date November 2011


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connienbob

1 Review Written

Wonderful cruise following the Journey's of Paul

I got the names of all our tour agencies from off the boards of cruise critic and couldn't have been happier. We used Tourofitaly in Naples and had great guides in Pompeii who really knew the history. We also ...
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Sail Date October 2011


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transviet

1 Review Written

Relaxing Family Vacation, for the most part...

Our family of 7 adults took the 12-night Holy Lands cruise on Royal Caribbean's Mariner of the Seas. Two of us are repeat cruisers and the rest were newbies. Here are our observations: PRE-CRUISE: We arrived at ...
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Sail Date October 2011


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Seetheworldoncruise

1 Review Written

Great Cruise but Terrible Disembarkation

We cruise on Mariner of the Seas on Oct 14th for 12 days. The destinations were eastern Mediterranean. In general, the service at Mariner of Seas are great. The staffs are friendly and helpful. The waiters are ...
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Sail Date October 2011


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alabill1

1 Review Written

Good value, great service but several flaws

We travel quite often, both in the United States and Europe. Normally, we choose to cruise if the itinerary and cost fit into our plans. This cruise filled our desires to see Israel and Turkey as these are places we ...
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Sail Date October 2011


Mariner of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.54.4
Dining5.03.9
Entertainment4.53.9
Public Rooms5.04.5
Fitness Recreation5.04.3
Family4.54
Enrichment3.53.6
Service4.54.4
Value For Money5.04
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