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Royal Caribbean South America Cruise Reviews

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42 Royal Caribbean South America Cruise Reviews


senorfrog2 avatar

senorfrog2

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Somewhat Disappointingi

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We chose this cruise because of the "rounding Cape Horn" opportunity, and we were not disappointed. Captain Dinas circumnavigated the island brilliantly and even dispatched a small boat to the island to have our ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Anniazida@yahoo.com

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Less than one star

I took this cruise to be with family members for a non profit fund raiser. The reunion was excellent. The entertainment was great as were the restaurant and cabin attendants. The public areas of the ship are well ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Zahavahull

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Royal , I am do done with you.

I am Sooo Done with Royal!!! I am a veteran of more than 50 cruises, many (Emerald) with RCI. This cruise from Valpariso (3/27/16) to Sao Paulo was a total disaster. When we arrived at the port in Valpariso we ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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cruiselady66

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Very disappointed!!

Purchased this cruise to go around the Horn and visit Cape Horn, which did not happen. The dining room staff were very slow and inexperience. They seem to have a lack of customer service and a "don't care" ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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The Old Cruisers

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

NEVER NEVER AGAIN

Royal Caribbean Cruises; Rhapsody of the Seas - April /May 2016 Cruise Chile to San Paulo Brazil with two day stop over before cruise in Santiago Chile (19 nights in total). ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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vview418

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Pretty Good Cruise for Price

We chose this cruise because of the Itinerary. With the end point being Brazil, this offered us an opportunity to extend our vacation and see some additional sights (i.e.: Rio De Janeiro, Iguazu Falls. The logistics ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Juanalaloca

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Castaway in Valparaiso

We had chosen this cruise for the itinerary and sights to see, and had planned and looked forward to it for three years, but as we were about to begin our cruise in Valparaiso we were denied entrance to the ship ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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relaxatsea

17 Reviews Written

43 Helpful Votes

Our cruise made it around the Horn!!

We were among the very lucky cruisers on the March 13 sailing who actually circumnavigated the Island of Horn at Cape Horn, thanks to our excellent Capt. Dimas Manrique, and Mother Nature's gift of relatively calm ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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H82DRVLV2CRZ

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Not Around the Horn Cruise

First, I'll start with the positives. The ports were amazing, the staff was very friendly, the ship is just the right size to tour the Chilean Fjords. The captain was a very friendly and noticeable person. For ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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dhooppi

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

South America; almost rounded The Horn.

We took a 15 night cruise from Santiago -> Buenos Aires with a family of 5. Pros: 1. Great itinerary even though we weren't able to make a few stops due to inclement weather. Chile has a long coastline and ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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Dioz

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Almost Perfect

The ship is still beautiful, my only negative towards the ship is that they have taken away bar space & other venue space to cater for the totally unnecessary paid Restaurants.(Which we never have & never will use ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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pa1943ma

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise

It is a very nice cruise for the price. We really liked the itinerary. It was a truly international cruise with many cruisers from US, Canada, Europe, Brazil, Argentina, Chile and Mexico. Meeting people from variety ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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acox

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Going round the tip of South America.

We did this cruise from Feb 28 to Mar 13 2016. It took us to Puerto Montt, Puntas Arenas, the Chilean Fjords, Ushuaia (the end of the world port, southern most city in the world), then up to Montevideo and Buenos ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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lasportsnut

4 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

STORMY TIME FROM BEGINNING TO END

Arrived in San Paolo to chaos at 5 am. 1 guy trying to corral 500 passengers, tag them and get them on buses who had trouble speaking English. Arrival at Santos was even worse. 3 large ships turnover passengers ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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Raltmann70

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Cruise around South America

A different kind of cruise on Royal Caribbean. What made this cruise different was the Brazilian staff who were able to involve an international clientele in shipboard activities as in no other cruise I have been on ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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TheBird83

6 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

A Fun Cultural Cruise

I had initially booked this cruise because because I wanted to visit new destinations withou having to take an extremely long flight to Asia or Europe. Royal Caribbean immediately notified me that this was a ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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lizandgeorge

1 Review Written

23 Helpful Votes

The worst WOW cruise ever; RC should be embarrassed.

This was the most disappointing cruise that we have ever experience on Royal Caribbean! It was a disgrace to the Royal Caribbean WOW vacation. Here are a list of disappointments and conflicts we had on this ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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VermontyPython

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Not a typical cruise

In advance of our 7-night South American cruise sailing from Santos, I read a lot of reviews from Americans complaining about various aspects of this sailing. Mostly, they seemed upset that not everything in ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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ThelmLou

24 Reviews Written

78 Helpful Votes

Expensive, Chaotic, Huge Disappointment; not the RCCL I Know

We decided over a year ago to spend our New Year’s with RCCL on the Rhapsody of the Seas in Brazil with New Year’s Eve in Rio De Janeiro. We were in Cabin 8525 and finally landed at table 444 for early 7:30 ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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gill1511

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very disappointing South American cruise.

We were part of a group of 5 families (19 members). The trouble started right from the port for embarkation. There are no signs or persons that direct those with priority boarding to the proper areas; either at the ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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bigbobb

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Worst Cruise Ever

We are experienced travellers and cruisers with about 25+ cruises. A large group of use got 10 balcony and junior suites for a cruise from 12/19/15-12/26/15 WORST EXPERIENCE CRUISING EVER! For starters, the ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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deadzone1003

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disfunctional or Perfect Storm??

This is our first Royal Caribbean cruise and, for many first-timers aboard the Mariner of the Seas, probably our last one. I have never been on cruise where at times it was great and at times it was terrible. ...
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Sail Date March 2011


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Pumbaamd

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Mariner of the Seas, Cape Horn

Our Mariner of the Seas TransHorn was outstanding! There were several glitches, that at the time were very annoying. However, looking back, they were just part of an itin and new crew and staff that were different ...
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Sail Date February 2011


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mamkeky

1 Review Written

The wrost one ever!!! in 20 years of sailing

It is so sad to have to express myself sooo badly about this last two cruises on the Mariner. We enthusiastically plan our cruises a year prior of sailing date. Our first disappointment: the prices drop by $300.00 ...
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Sail Date January 2011


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Tucson54

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

An Expensive Disappointment

My husband & I were passengers on Mariner from LA around Cape Horn to Santos, Brazil. RCI has changed drastically since we sailed a few years ago. They have cost cutting in place - no hair conditioner or lotion - no ...
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Sail Date January 2011


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