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Royal Caribbean Serenade of the Seas Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Serenade of the Seas
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

26

Very Good

20

Average

15

Poor

7

Terrible

4

Cruise type

Family Cruises

323

Romantic Cruises

150

Senior Cruises

127

Repositioning Cruises

84

Entertainment Cruises

72

72 Royal Caribbean Serenade of the Seas Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews


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1717Cruiser

6 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

10 Days of Pure Relaxation

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We live in Florida so driving to the Port of Embarkation was just over 2-hours this trip (blessed with good weather and no traffic accidents/holdups). We parked in the Midport Garage (we believe if we have to pay ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Lachezar Doychinov

1 Review Written

Excellent vacation

We wanted to celebrate our 40 years of marriage. We did 2 consecutive cruises - Caribbean and then crossing the Atlantic ocean to do the second one including Azores, Ireland, France, Belgium, Holland with final ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Fignewton3

6 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Exploring the Western Caribbean

We are destination cruisers rather than loyalty cruisers. So we can compare the difference in cruise lines. We've sailed on Royal, Princess, Celebrity, Norwegian and Carnival. And this was a very nice cruise. It ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Fender Fendaddy

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Singing Her Praises

My wife and I get to cruise once or twice per year, it is our light at the end of the tunnel. We love everything about cruising and this trip did not disappoint...mostly. Let's get the bad out of the way, this ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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sugar x gal

2 Reviews Written

Good entertainment

I choose this cruise for the islands it was going too.the ship it self was not a wow factor. But the service given was very good.i did not like the food in the main dining room ,so I eat in windjammer as I had more ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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TinaBill

1 Review Written

Fun and relaxing

We chose the cruise for the destinations. They were all stops we wanted to see. The staff was great. Friendly and helpful. The ports were fun and excursions were great. The food was very good and we had more then ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Windycindy

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful experience!

My husband and I had a wonderful time on our cruise. All of the personnel that we dealt with, from our cabin steward to our restaurant staff were wonderful to deal with. We had a wonderful time at all of the ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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svandermeulen

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great Baltic Adventure!!!

My wife and I decided to go on the 7 Night Scandinavia And Russia Cruise. It was awesome!!! The ship, while a little on the dated side, was clean and the crew was fantastic. We had an Aft facing Cabin on Deck 8 ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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zwavedave

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Pretty Comparable to Princess

We just finished 3 B2B cruises that started in Ft. Lauderdale Florida. We crossed the Atlantic and the first segment terminated in Copenhagen. From there we did a Norwegian fjords cruise taking us back to ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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ashap.pillai

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Exceeded expectations

We chose the serenade because of the great destinations and with a 7 year old girl it felt like a convenient way to get around and see Scandinavia and Russia. Having said that we were very conscious that the ship ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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marknmaretravel2gether

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

AWESOME Shore Excursions, Ship Lacking ....

We chose this cruise not for the ship but for the destination. Had to travel 3.5 hours from our home to Fort Lauderdale and we were nervous wrecks by the time we got there. Park & Go was GREAT! Extremely helpful and ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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adkinmiami

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Horrible ship for families

We have been cruising with Royal Caribbean for 10 years. This was the worst ship for families we have ever experienced. First, no babysitting service. Every cruise we have gone on has had babysitting service. This ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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K.boschman

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Wonderul experience!

Such a great time, staff was amazing with us and our 2 kids, always had a smile and remembered names which made us feel welcome! Food was excellent, lots of choices, kids program amazing...kept my oldest occupied ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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brewmeister56

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Old ship that makes up with friendly staff

Like the smaller ships, and enjoyed the ports in the Southern Caribbean although 5 in a row left us tired and worn out. Should break up the port days with a day at sea. Staff always friendly, guest services always ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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edward88

3 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

60th Birthday Cruise

My wife and I just returned from a 12 night cruise aboard The Serenade of The Seas leaving out of Ft. Lauderdale on 2-26-18. It was a wonderful cruise but did have some hiccups. We LOVE the smaller ships as we ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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kaviz

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great trip

We've been on the Serenade several years ago on a Mediterranean cruise (R/T Barcelona with Cannes, Florence, Naples, Rome, Venice, Ravenna, and Dubrovnik as the ports ). The ship is just the right size for us. The ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Jstbilli

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Serenade of Seas 11 Day Cruise

This was a new itinerary for us and an amazing deal. The Seas were very rough the 1st half of the cruise, but that's out of anyone's control. Our cabin was midship on deck 8 with a balcony and was perfectly ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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sorrysailor

1 Review Written

Service tanking

Chose this cruise before the hurricanes, lost most of our ports with THEIR selections. Martinique was a total waste, they didn't even promote shore excursions or shopping, jus dumped you off on your own. St Lucia ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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reedseye1

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Exceeded Expectations

This was the first sailing out of Ft. lauderdale after the ship had returned from dry dock for 3 weeks getting a face lift. The ship looked first class with all new carpet throughout. This also made the ship smell ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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lissi06

11 Reviews Written

57 Helpful Votes

Not really Impressed

I choose this cruise for my daughter's birthday and because we've never been to Cozumel. The ship is beautiful and that's probably the only positive thing to say. If you're looking for a party cruise this is most ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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baldie1956

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not up to expectations, but still had a good time.

A little background first, then a bit long, but ultimately fair review. I am a 61 year old widower with a decent amount of cruise experience.This was my 2nd with RCCL (although the 1st one was some 25+ years ago) to ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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cheche01

4 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Watching sunrise from balcony

Liked itinerary, love the islands, especially St. Lucia. Relaxing and good food and service, also liked the music around the ship. Was a little upset that I did not receive body lotion in my cabin since I am ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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JAM1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Enjoyable Cruise

We like the cruise because it was convenient for us leaving from Boston. This was our third time doing this repositioning cruise. The stops are really good. We booked again for next year. The ship was in need of ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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markhnatow

1 Review Written

First Cruise in 25 Years

I was overall happy with cruise for the most part. I would rate the cruise as follows, 60% as fun, entertaining, and enjoyable. 40% not so much, a lot of waiting in lines on numerous occasions. Maybe this is ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Grateful for Beauty

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Beautiful cruise to New England/Canada

A group of friends chose this cruise to see the New England/Canada Fall colors. This was my first cruise; however, several members of the groups had cruised on Royal Caribbean cruises before and highly recommended ...
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Sail Date October 2017


Serenade of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.2
Dining4.04
Entertainment5.03.7
Public Rooms5.04.3
Fitness Recreation5.04
Family5.04
Enrichment1.03.5
Service5.04.4
Value For Money5.03.9
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