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Royal Caribbean Vision of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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The sad old boat that just wouldn't go.

Review for Vision of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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jorgeflorez
6-10 Cruises • Age 40s

Vision of the seas is an old vision of the past, not retro-cool, just old. Old enough for the engine not to start. I will try to be short and assertive, honest and willing to give you future traveler a good advise. And it doesn't end good. Vision of the seas is an old boat built in 1998, so there is a very strong risk that something goes wrong; in our experience the problem was that the boat ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Interior

Traveled with children


Great Cruise

Review for Vision of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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Mearly
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

We arrived at the port a little before noon and boarded the ship within 10 minutes. Embarkation was quick and easy. We enjoyed a drink in the Viking Crown Lounge and rooms were ready by 1:30. Luggage delivered by 5:00. It’s a small ship and very easy to get around. Staff was friendly and accommodating. Everything was clean and well maintained Food in Main Dining Room was very good ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Old outdated ship

Review for Vision of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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Cruisecontrol1r2
First Time Cruiser • Age 20s

The ship was old and the rooms were small, especially the restrooms. The decoration was old and tacky. I was afraid yo walk bare footed on the floor. There was no turkey bacon. The arcade was tiny with about 4 games, boring. Lane 12 during checkin back yo the U.S was slow. So much for a peaceful vacay. We went to Progresso where the locals asked you to purchase things while trying to relax at the ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Traveled with children


Wonder if this is a training ship?

Review for Vision of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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sb152
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

We chose this cruise based on the airfare availability and price. We would have preferred a departure from Florida but it was way too expensive. We wanted a short cruise to introduce our children to cruising. My wife and I are Emerald C&A members with RC and were anxious to get back to cruising after a break to raise the kids. To say the experience was poor would be an understatement. We got ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Spacious Ocean View Balcony Accessible

Traveled with children


Spring Break Getaway

Review for Vision of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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klostevens
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

This cruise left out of Galveston. The nearest airport is 40 minutes away, and the major airport is 70 minutes out of Houston. It wasn't a problem taking an Uber to our hotel or from the hotel to the port. (I think we paid around $60 from George Bush Airport to Galveston.) We stayed at the Comfort Inn, which was across the street from the beach and one block away from Walmart. It worked ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Interior

Traveled with children


Fantastic Family Cruise

Review for Vision of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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DesVoeux
First Time Cruiser • Age 40s

My family and I sailed out of Galveston, Texas. This was the first cruise for everyone in our party. Parking at the port was relatively cheap and embarkation was very smooth. My in-laws are from China and they were pleasantly surprised to be greeted in Mandarin when coming on-board and to find that we had a Chinese server in the Windjammer at lunch. The interior cabins we booked were snug but ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Interior

Traveled with children


Vision Is A Great Ship

Review for Vision of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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Diamondclub
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

This ship is just the right size for us. Everything is easily found and without a lot of walking. The Windjammer and the Dining Room were fantastic. The food quality and the service is top flight. Our room man kept the room spotless. Looking forward to our next trip. We have been on the biggest ships with Royal Caribbean and we can honestly say we prefer this smaller one. Just an easier cruise and ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Junior Suite


Underwhelmed

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Tfoster1025
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

Cruised RC before and loved every minute of it...this time not so much. Great food and beverage service! Desmond and Ohla took wonderful care of us at My Time Dining. They were attentive and fun! Bar service was quick and friendly. Only negative was no self service beverage stations like other RC ships and had to wait at bar just for a soda. Entertainment was really good for a small ship. ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Rest and Relaxation Achieved

Review for Vision of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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dmedward
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We chose this cruise as a get away for rest and relaxation after a crazy January and February. The good: Embarkation was a breeze! We chose a later arrival time (1:30 pm) and were in our cabins before 2:30 pm. Our luggage was all carry on, so unpacking was easy and fast. Of note: I travel with a CPAP machine - security confiscated our extension cord and power strip. (Guest services did ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Interior


A fun cruise with great service! Ready for more

Review for Vision of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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Aprilfoolx
2-5 Cruises • Age 30s

We chose this trip for an adult-family cruise. We wanted to leave out of Galveston and have an itinerary that was in line with spring break. This was my first time on Royal Caribbean, and I was left very satisfied. We even tried the new "Key" feature, which included priority embarkation and debarkation, 1st day brunch at Chops, and last day breakfast at Chops, internet, and other perks, like prime ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Spacious Ocean View Balcony


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