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Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Seas Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises to the Caribbean

Royal Caribbean
Navigator of the Seas
Caribbean
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

178

Very Good

99

Average

63

Poor

28

Terrible

23

Cruise type

Family Cruises

397

Romantic Cruises

133

Senior Cruises

83

Entertainment Cruises

69

Spring Break Cruises

65

397 Royal Caribbean Navigator of the Seas Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises to the Caribbean


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tlennings

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The Most Amazing Experience Ever!

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We chose this cruise because the ship was recently renovated and there was a stop at the new Perfect Day CocoCay water park. We booked a balcony room and was upgraded to a jr Suite via the Royal up program. We were ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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NewlyMrs.Kilday

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Perfect quick family vacation

We chose this to celebrate my 30th birthday with my husbands and I’s immmediate family (about 10 of us total). Ship: We absolutely loved the Navigator, especially all of the “amped” features. My husband ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Cruiser4life315

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First time on a cruise and we are HOOKED!

This was our first cruise so there is a lot to unload! I hope that any first timer can take something from this :) We are a family of 4 myself, my husband and our daughters 9 and 10. My husbands biggest fear in ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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KatRina17

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointed

We chose this cruise because I it was kid friendly. We celebrated 60th and 40th birthdays and went with a large group. Cons When contacting customer service before our trip, our group was misinformed many ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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DrDenis1

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Holiday Cruise Weekend

We chose the Navigator of the Seas because this three (3) day weekend cruise occurred between Christmas and New Year's Eve and during Hanukkah. Leaving from Miami was an added bonus and a short car ride from where ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Bigorange&crimsoncruiser

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

3peat on Navigator of the Seas

I love cruising my husband and I cruise 1-3 x per year. We are in our 50s. We planned this trip with my cousins then my brother and his wife joined in. We choose this cruise for the itinerary. My DH and I have ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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bcaha

5 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable

We have cruised on many Royal Caribbean ships, Princess, and NCL. This cruise had by far the best main dining room food. The public areas of the ship are in great shape, although the cabin was somewhat battered ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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EllaDuChien

5 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

Fun, Quick Mommy & Me Trip

This was a birthday cruise for my daughter (8) and I. We stayed in a Promenade View Interior on deck 6. The cabin was quiet and clean and our cabin steward was wonderful. Embarkation - we did the expedited check ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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bwilley

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Nice 4 night get away with the kids

I saw a negative review, i believe they sailed the same cruise we did. I did not have the same experience and felt it worthy of a positive review. We have cruised Royal Caribbean since the 90's and have never been ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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atv1122

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Perfect Cruise, Perfect Day

Embarkation: We completed all our paperwork using the app prior to arrival which was really easy and took less than five minutes. The ship left out of Terminal A (Royal’s new terminal in Miami). We arrived at the ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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joelmar19

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

EXCELLENT VALUE

We have cruised with RC several times and always had a good experience. Recently we cruised on Harmony and loved it. When an opportunity came to sail on Navigator at a bargain price we said lets take a chance. ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Jc3165

8 Reviews Written

41 Helpful Votes

The Pros and Cons of Navigator of the Seas 4 night from Miami

Summary Pros: *Wonderful kids camp - ages 3 to 11 are all together and my kids said it was the best Adventure Ocean camp they’ve been to *El Loco Fresh Taco Station - food was good and they had enough ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Czenas

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Now a Royal Caribbean Cruiser!

My family and I were looking for a quick getaway before school started back up again. We mainly chose this cruise because we wanted to see the newly renovated CocoCay and it did not disappoint. The ship was ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Romansky1

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Simply Perfect!

We chose this 4 day Bahamas and Perfect Day at Coco Cay cruise for a few reasons. It was our last summer blast before school starts next week, we wanted to see the new Coco Cay and we wanted the Navigator with the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Southwoods

7 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

The ship was very pretty, had most of what we like in elegant decor to delight our senses and keep us dazzled. The food, too, was very good, possibly the best we have experienced in a wealth of cruises we have ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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KobayashiManabu

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great Family Cruise!

We chose The Navigator of the Seas because of the ports of call-Western Caribbean and wanted our kids to experience a Royal Caribbean ship with all the fun activities (rock climbing wall, FlowRider, Royal Promenade, ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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renocruiser!

5 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Great Music and Shows! Chops Specialty Dining Is Not So Special Anymore.

Approaching Diamond Members, so we Love Royal Caribbean. The newly renovated Navigator is well done. The Port of Miami RCCL boarding process was greatly improved as we were on the ship in less than 15 minutes. ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Jennay8675

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First Time RCI cruiser

We chose Royal Caribbean because we got tired of Carnival. Our ship , Navigator of the Seas was a 7 day western cruise. Great itinerary. Nice ship. However, the food on this ship was just subpar! It was ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Jimmy III

1 Review Written

Jipped

Go to better, cleaner Caribbean islands (Aruba, Bonaire, Curacao) As a Diamond + traveler and using Jr. Suites, we had access to the Diamond and Concierge Lounges. How they screwed all diamond plus travelers ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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mainelycarib

8 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Liked the vibe; staff communication not so much

Pretty loyal to Royal and a very good cruise overall, but have to say I am disappointed in what I feel is a slippage in quality of food and communication. We booked this cruise about 8 months prior to departure. ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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jcjrsmith

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Birthday cruise for our youngest with friends and family

We needed a break, and since our youngest was celebrating her 21st birthday the week before the cruise, we decided this was a perfect time. This was Navigator's third trip after her recent yard period, and she ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Scottbro

1 Review Written

Southern Caribbean, Excellent with a few hiccups

We chose this cruise based on price and intinerary. It was our first on RCCL and third cruise overall. Traveled as a family of four, with kids ages 9 and 11. We thought this cruise and ship were outstanding. We ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Soonermark

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Southern Caribbean from Miami

We had a wonderful time on the newly refurbished Navigator. We chose this cruise because we had always wanted to see the ABC islands and this was a nice 9 day out of Miami, saving us airfare to Puerto Rico. We had ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Bankergrl

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

March 1, 2019 1st Cruise After Dry Dock

We chose this cruise because of the 9 day itinerary. And because of how long we were in port at each stop. But unfortunately because Royal decided to set sale with the ship not being at 100% we did not get the full ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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bigdeal218

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

The Navigator was not ready to set sail

We (a group of 31) chose this ship because of the "new water slide and water coaster." The ship was to be refurbished and greater than ever. The first original sailing on February 24th was canceled and RC should ...
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Sail Date March 2019


Navigator of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.54.1
Dining4.53.9
Entertainment5.03.7
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.04.1
Family5.03.9
Enrichment2.03.4
Service4.54.2
Value For Money4.53.8
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