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Royal Caribbean Serenade of the Seas Entertainment Cruises Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Serenade of the Seas
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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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tknikercruiser

1 Review Written

Royal Caribbean failed me on this one

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I'm usually a fan of Royal Caribbean and have had two previous cruises with them that I would rate as excellent, but this one wasn't. My wife and I were celebrating our 20th anniversary and I had pre-booked an ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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rczattiero

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cruise Comparison

The main reason I (we) chose this cruise was because of the venue - fall colors. Although the colors had not yet peaked, the colors were turning and were quite beautiful It's all about timing (and luck). We were ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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jehorsford

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Serenade Of The Seas 9-17

The Serenade is a nice smaller ship,,, not as well kept as it should be. A little dirty in some places. The Internet is terrible,, can't log on,,doesn't stay connected,,and so slow,,,,,,, with staff only ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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J&DfromTheVillages

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Three B2B2B's

Generally we prefer the Oasis class ships due to the amazing entertainment, but we decided to give Serenade a try because of the itinerary. We did have a concern that 29 days on a smaller ship might get a bit old, ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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travelhappy2000

6 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Failed on embarkation and disembarkation

Iceland is a very popular destination so we wanted to check it out. Done it and not impressed. If you had seen Niagara falls then the waterfalls in Iceland has nothing to brag about. The geysers are puny compared to ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Jgoldader

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

We saw so much in 13 days. Whirlwind pace..amazing ports of call.

Staff great with exception of crown and anchor director who seemed to cater to a select few. Very evident that ship is in desperate need of updating. Had a balcony yet cabin was smaller than a postage stamp..not ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Greenoceangirl2

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Northen Europe and the Baltic - Outstanding!

We were organizing a three generation girl's tour, with my mother (87 and spry), daughter (35 and an experienced traveller) and myself (64, small mobility issue). Our plan was to stop over for 3 days in Iceland, ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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ITZIK MONEL

1 Review Written

Cruising with Royal Caribbean

It is our second cruise with Royal Caribbean and we were extremely pleased with almost everything. The staff is amazingly friendly, the ship is well designed and equipped, very clean and the service is outstanding. ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Angela Gonzales

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Enjoyable trip

I wanna visit St Petersburg so I choose this cruise. Come on board to enjoy good food and good service. Embarkation and disemarkation went smoothly.no need to wait too long. cabin service are excellent staffs ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Bill1959

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

It's What You Make Of It

Great itinerary and great time on this trip. Easy checkin and disembarkation. Getting into Russia was a little slow the first day but quick and easy the next two days. All ports where great, but Helsinki was our ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Linwinny

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Amazing pleasure

I didn't know much about Royal Caribbean that's why I wanted to try to make a cruise with them..and I certainly made a good choice!!! In my opinion the best one I have tried concerning Food and drinks...very good ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Betty Lin

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Disappointment

I choose this cruise only because of it itinerary only. It is the only cruise line that offer 3 days in St Petersburg. Now that I have gone, I think 2 days will be enough which mean many other cruise lines to ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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amygrinn

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great Itinerary; Disappointing Ship

We chose this cruise for the itinerary since we'd heard from multiple people that a Baltic cruise was a "must do". While we were very impressed with the ports of call, the ship left something to be desired. We had ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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vluthra66

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Never again on Royal Caribbean

Rude staff, poor service, very unresponsive to needs. Food quality was very bad. Breakfast: Orders that had any variation from the menu, for example no cheese on my egg, were often wrong because the staff did ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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mrdandc1

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Being at the top of the world!!!

this cruise went where we had been wanting to go. service in all areas was excellent I have no complaints. because we were sailing up to where the sun doesn't set the interior cabin was the way to go. could have ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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JoseAGR

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great ship with a lot of entertaiment

We choose this route because we wanted to visit the baltic and this was a perfect experience. The entertainment is fantastic the musicians are really good (all of them), dining experience is fantastic the only ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Yeehawblondee

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

So Much Fun - But Kinda Miss The Old Days of Cruising

We flew into Copenhagen a couple of days early and explored on our own. Love that beautiful city. We took a taxi to the cruise port at our assigned time and check in was a breeze. We were onboard and at the ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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skarayan

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

AN OUTSTANDING VACATION

An excellent opportunity to relax combining high level tourism, living in a luxurious environment and simultaneously enjoying on board any activity you wanted to have immediate access to it ( theater, cinema, ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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TropicalBrain

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Interesting ports of call!

The first reason why we did this cruise is the ports of call and second this is our 6th time cruising with RCC. The ship could really use some major window washing. It was hard to see the views through the window ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Fred Pfister

1 Review Written

Good on board entertainment!

We chose this cruise to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary and it was our first trans-Atlantic cruise. We had fantastic entertainment, great musicians, good singers, and dancers. There were lots of shore ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Fast Alongside

43 Reviews Written

131 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary but other RCI ships have better service

This ten day cruise went to St. Martin, Tortola, Dominica, Antigua and St. Kitts. We did locally purchased shore excursions, mostly from the taxi vans that wait outside the port gates. They were much cheaper than ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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RAYMONDRITTER17

1 Review Written

Entertaining, Relaxing and Enjoyable

We chose this ship and cruise because of the prior experience and the personnel on the ship We were able to have the same waiters as on previous trips and many recognized us from our previous cruise. The ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Louise Barrette

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

We had a great time.

We were 3 friends cruising together and not for the first time. We choose this boat because of the destinations. We cruised with different cruise line before and we always reserved a suite with balcony. Due to ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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tinatot

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great First Time Cruise Experience

This was our first cruise, so we don't have anything to compare it to, but think it went very well. We had rough seas on two of our cruise days, which gave me a bout of seasickness, but luckily my travelmates didn't ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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rjenk94699

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Poor overall experience.

Ship is very worn. Lot's of rust. Raw sewage smell in the cabin twice during the cruise. Same smell in other areas of the ship. Maintenance was quick to respond each time. Ship is too crowded and loud. Too ...
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Sail Date March 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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