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Norwegian Fjords Serenade of the Seas Norwegian Fjords Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Serenade of the Seas
Norwegian Fjords
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20 Norwegian Fjords Serenade of the Seas Norwegian Fjords Cruise Reviews


bola50 avatar

bola50

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

A timely adventure and the cold wet weather didn't deter most of the passengers

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always wanted to see the Norwegian coastline and this cruise did not disappoint. From the snow covered mountains to the hustle and bustle of Bergen - and RCI did a good job organising everything. we didn't have ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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ranoutofcontinents

5 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

The Spectacular Norwegian Fjords

This is one of my favorite parts of the world and traveling into the fjords was a treat. The bright days and white nights near the summer solstice is a great time to see the scenery. RCL has done this for a long ...
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Sail Date May 2019


Daveyl778 avatar

Daveyl778

3 Reviews Written

48 Helpful Votes

Disappointing after many excellent previous cruises

After some amazing cruises with TUI and Royal Caribbean, we chose to do the Norwegian Fjords primarily for the scenery. Sad to say Gerainger aside we didn’t see too much of the Fjords and spent a lot of time on ...
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Sail Date May 2019


lonig avatar

lonig

11 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

24 Hours of Light

My sister and I took this cruise because our family came over to Minnesota from Norway. Our great grandfather was from Alesund so we wanted to see what the country was like. I know why they chose Minnesota as ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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pianoteachertravels

2 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, wonderful scenic ports.

We choose this cruise because we wanted to see the beautiful Norwegian fjord landscapes. We also did touring and sightseeing before and after the cruise in Copenhagen and in the Danish countryside. The ship though ...
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Sail Date June 2018


Peaches62 avatar

Peaches62

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Amazing Honeymoon

My husband and I picked this cruise as a compromise for our honeymoon and it turned out absolutely amazing! We arrived in Copenhagen on Thursday afternoon and had Thursday, Friday and Saturday to explore which ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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trainfan66

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great Itinerary !

Two couples: We chose this cruise to fulfill a bucket list for both of the ladies. We wanted a Norway itinerary and this 11 day cruise certainly delivered. We flew into Copenhagen 3 days early and enjoyed this ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Itevye

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Trolls!

We wanted to visit the Norwegian Fjords...we weren't let down...all ports were excellent, however, cruising Geiranger Fjord, (known as the pearl of Norwegian Fjords), in magnificent weather, in a (relatively) large ...
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Sail Date May 2018


Joe Kelly avatar

Joe Kelly

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fantastic week

Picked this cruise to see some fantastic sights and scenery. It did not disappoint. On board service was excellent from stateroom staff to bar staff to dining room staff. Only disappointment was when ee did tour of ...
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Sail Date May 2017


Crimsonmagic avatar

Crimsonmagic

1 Review Written

Good Fjords vacation I recommend

I felt Royal is trying to sell you something wherever you turn your head. First, room attendant tells me he doesn't provide toothpaste but I could buy at the ship's shop! Their enrichment activities are opportunity ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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2rwhitehouse

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Geiranger, Norway worth the Trip to Norway

Serenade of the Seas is an 18 year old ship that was the queen of the fleet when first launched but is now showing her age. We were told she is going to go through dry dock and updating in December of this year. ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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kctraveler

6 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

Good food but disappointing entertainment and need to improve communication

Visiting the Norwegian Fjords was always on our bucket list and this cruise fit the timeframe we wanted to go and the ports we wanted to see. While the ship is older it is well maintained and very clean. The ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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drjimlewis

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great cruise and excursions

We chose this cruise because we have done the Mediterranian and Caribbean and wanted something different. We actually did back-to-back cruises to the Norwegian fjords and the Baltic (see separate review). August ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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CruisingAway2016

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Overall a Great Cruise - Disappointing Dining

We spent several days in Copenhagen before our departure, in addition to ensuring you make embarkation, it is truly a beautiful city to visit. Embarkation went very smoothly, took a maximum 10-15 minutes to give ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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roselilyoz

22 Reviews Written

72 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Norwegian Fjords

This was a great 8 day itinerary, around the coast of Norway, visiting some lovely small towns and through the fjords to inland Geiranger, promising wonderful unique scenery. This was the reason we chose this cruise ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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vanvleckeren

10 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Magnificent cruise

This was my 5th Royal Caribbean cruise. I loved every minute of it. Embarkation was quick and easy, my best embarkation experience yet. I had a regular balcony cabin and it was just what I expected. It had a ...
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Sail Date August 2015


ryden avatar

ryden

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise, Good Entertainment & Excellent service

Great experience overall, with good personalized service and premium quality F&B. The bar tenders and waiters remember little details of your preferences like whether you like ice in your drink, which is your ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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andrewnordstrom

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

My First (and Last) Cruise on Royal Caribbean

What a disappointment. I've heard so many good things about RCI cruises in the past. The ships, the food, the entertainment...all of it had been described to me with glowing terms. This cruise really let me ...
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Sail Date June 2015


alhamn avatar

alhamn

6 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

The ship and its art collection made the trip.

Were told that parking a bit away from the ship costed 120€. It was a parking just beside the ship for 55€. Were told that folding-bikes are not allowed on RCCL. They were happy to let them on the ship! ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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p598738

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

OK. Just OK.

Used the ship because of the Norway itinerary, Fjords were grand. WE left from Copenhagen and visited Bergen, Geirenger, Alesune and Stavenger. We took small boat tours on two of the fjords. . The food was ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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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