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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

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


tlennings avatar

tlennings

1 Review Written

3 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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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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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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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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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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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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Luvs Crusin

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Good time had by all

First cruise after it being refurbished. We chose this cruise because of its itinerary and it being 9 days. The renovations to the ship are very nice. Unfortunately some were not complete so, therefore, we ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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mb123450

1 Review Written

First Time Royal Sailors

We booked this cruise October 2017 with the RC UK doing BOGO Half Price plus free all-inclusive. It was a no-brainer for us as we loved the ABC island previously visiting them with Carnival. Plus it was a good ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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AW26

1 Review Written

Enjoyable Spring Break Cruise!

This was our first cruise as a family, and it won't be our last. Kids had a blast (9 + 6), and we found the perfect mix of family time and date night time. The kids enjoyed the evening sessions at Adventure Ocean. ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Familyof3Rs

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

1st cruise a HIT on Navigator of the Seas...5 days...Costa Maya/Cozumel

This was our first cruise and now we are addicted. Royal Caribbean made everything so simple which made for a very relaxing vacation with my family. The ship was awesome...our balcony cabin was perfect for the 2 ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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JAMES2018

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great Music and Entertainment

7th time on Navigator of the Seas Lots to do and the Navigator of the Seas Band is a Fantastic Professional Band Plays a large selection of music and styles. This year was better as it brought an interaction ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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fdabam

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

AMAZING EXPERIENCE!

It's my first time boarding Navigator of the Seas with my parents and siblings. I would say our overall experience was incredible. I am usually not a fan of spending my vacation on the sea but this one had been an ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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ejmred

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Beautiful Ports, Great Excursions, and AMAZING Staff!

We initially chose this cruise because: 1) We wanted to join friends we hadn't seen in a few years who were already booked on this cruise (we surprised them when they saw us on the ship!) and 2) The ABC ports ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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FamilyMan7

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great 5 days. Great experience. Cozumel was NOT worth it this time around

BACKGROUND I am writing this on the day we returned from the cruise, so everything is still pretty fresh on my mind. Our second cruise with Royal Caribbean was again outstanding. Our first was just my wife an I ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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croasy

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing food and service in the main dining room

This is only our second cruise and have been hesitant to take it on Navigator due to lukewarm reviews here and being an older, smaller ship in the Royal Caribbean fleet. I guess lowering our expectations may ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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DavidKumpula

3 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Lots of Fun Even if You Don't Want to Spend Every Day Basking in the Sun

My wife surprised my daughter and I with this Christmas cruise a few days before Christmas. We travel a lot and have done at least a few cruises together, mostly on Norwegian (which we loved), but this was our ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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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