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San Juan Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Freedom of the Seas
Destination
San Juan

Traveler rating

Excellent

70

Very Good

70

Average

49

Poor

29

Terrible

9

Cruise type

227 San Juan Royal Caribbean Freedom of the Seas Cruise Reviews


mayet99 avatar

mayet99

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Experience

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Have sailed with RC several times over the years as well as a few other lines..On Adventure several times, was always a great experience in all aspects .Also had been on Mariner as well as Liberty..All great. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Krusty94

2 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Awesome Time with Family & Friends!

We joined our close friends (group of 13) on this Birthday celebration cruise. 3 in our party were celebrating birthdays. We flew in to San Juan a few days early and stayed at the Sheraton in Old San Juan. It was an ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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tb32664

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

New Years Freedom of the Seas cruise

We choose Freedom because of the sail ports and dates. A group of 18 people got together to take the cruise and celebrate New Years Eve! The New Years eve parties were awesome. Food was very good and you never ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Smiley7863

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Freedom Let Down

I have not had a cruise in four years and was so ready to have a great time. I had a good time but not too much on the ship. I had a lot of firsts on this cruise. We were in room 7566......DO NOT STAY IN THIS ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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psayre

1 Review Written

Not for toddlers

This was my second cruise with Royal Caribbean, and we've been on several other cruises with other companies. We had such a great experience on our previous cruise with Royal that we were disappointed by how much ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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phishlover

7 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

FOS "Amplification" March 2020 and She Needs It

Been on about 10 cruises. Picked this one for a reasonably priced short getaway. Used Southwest for air out of Baltimore to San Juan. Flights filled fast and prices went up accordingly. Two couples traveling ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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SuzSam

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Can’t beat the itinerary

I thought the ship was lovely. I know its going into dry dock in January so it will have an overhaul, but I loved it. My room was 7638 (hump balcony) and it was comfortable and the balcony was amazing- such ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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mrp4352

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great cruise to lovely ABC islands!

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary. We had never been to the ABC islands and sailing out of San Juan was a plus! Embarkation and disembarkation were super easy. We have never walked off before, we were ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Andrea Devaughn

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great fun island hopping

I picked this cruise for the date and the itinerary. The price was great. We spent the day before looking around San Juan and loved Old San Juan. This was a special trip with my 2 teenage daughters. Last year I took ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Citygal-Vacationbound

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Nice cruise - excellent service - lovely ports

I love this itiniery, not a snorkler but really love Bomaire, but about the cruise. Ship was full (to capacity I believe, never the less, service was excellent. Kathleen my room attendant, who I saw in the ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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ash_u78

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Worst Experience in 20 Years of Cruising Royal

I could write a novel about my complaints on this cruise, but I will say that all the ports we went to were beautiful and well worth it. That being said, I have never seen customer service this bad in my 20 years of ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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mem47

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

First time on Royal Caribbean

Please forgive my review, I write reports at work that have to be very matter of a fact. So years of that has drained my creativity, but I will try to make this not boring. My wife and I have sailed on Carnival ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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jcruiser201

9 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Great ports

We chose to go on this cruise due to the ports. It was harder to get to than a Florida cruise flying to San Juan. The ship is beautiful. I love the 5th floor promenade floor The whole ship was very clean. ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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CruisingMomma88

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Freedom basic review

Ok, so this was my third time on Freedom with my family (hubby and teenager). These are my opinions and not meant to offend or influence but simply share. We went the week of August 25-Sept. 1 and left from ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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BBB1975

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful food, ports and excursions

The entertainment was good, especially Eileen, the black female singer; the Once Upon A Time show; and the murder mystery dinner in Giovanni’s. We found the timing of some shows inconvenient e.g. ice shows are at ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Fun in the Florida Sun

11 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Good, Fun with a few disappointments

Ship was in fairly good condition. Enjoyed most of the shows, some were excellent, others were mediocre. The ship was full since it was summer and kids were not back in school. The bars were the most part good ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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akp36

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Disappointing Cruise

My family of five, two older daughters and a younger daughter of 12, sailed Freedom of the Seas to the Southern Caribean this past July. Unfortunately our cruise began with a death of a fellow passenger on the boat ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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mycoupons12

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

We had a great time - all 10 of us!

Our family of 10 cruised out of San Juan for my parents' 50th wedding anniversary and had a great time. Embarkation - We arrived at 10:45am to check-in and it was a breeze. People were there, but there was only ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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CeeLover

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, gorgeous cabin

We chose this cruise because we needed specific dates in July and also because the itinerary was new for us and the ship was a good size and attractive. PORT - We flew in to San Juan Puerto Rico the day before ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Coldbunny76

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise...Loved the Puerto Rican Flair!!

My wife and I cruised on this ship during our honeymoon 7 years ago and were excited to be back on board! We did Carnival cruises the last two years, so it was interesting to go back to RCCL for comparison sake. ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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jenngirl

3 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Fun on board Freedom!

I recently disembarked a 7 night sailing from Puerto Rico on Royal Caribbean’s Freedom of the Seas. During this cruise, we visited St. Maarten, St. Kitts, Antigua, St. Lucia and Barbados. Just for reference, ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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austin_rindy

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great Itinerary and Great Service.

We picked this cruise for the itinerary - ABC islands and St. Marten. It was my first time sailing with Royal Caribbean. We flew into San Juan a few days early as we have never been to San Juan either. We stayed ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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JKM04

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Exhausting itinerary

We chose this cruise for the ports. We flew to Puerto Rico the day before and walked around site seeing on our own. Lots of places to shop and explore. We stayed at the Sheraton Old San Juan which is great for ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Mrshamilton

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Just OK

I chose this cruise for the ports and excursions. For me, the ship is often just a means of getting to excursions. I plan my excursion so that they are all different and hopefully unique, with a mix of active and ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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marelisz

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Excellent dining experience and nice port of call

I choose this cruise because the port of call. It was our 4th cruise 2 with royal Caribbean. The highlight of our trip was dining at main dining room wilfred from india and Jose from the Dominican republic made ...
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Sail Date June 2019


Freedom of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.3
Dining4.04
Entertainment5.04.2
Public Rooms4.04.4
Fitness Recreation4.04.3
Family5.04
Enrichment3.03.9
Service4.04.4
Value For Money4.03.9
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