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Canada & New England Serenade of the Seas Canada & New England Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Serenade of the Seas
Canada & New England
Departure Port

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30

Average

26

Poor

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Terrible

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29 Canada & New England Serenade of the Seas Canada & New England Cruise Reviews


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CruiseFun2010

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonder Fall Cruise

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Took this cruise to relax and enjoy the Fall foliage. Beautiful color in each port. Especially liked Bar Harbor and Kennebunkport. Nice boardwalk in Nova Scotia. Great clam chowder and lobster everywhere. Locals in ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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SeniorCruise2017

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Cruise

We just got back from the Canada New England cruise. I will start out with our meals at night, they were absolutely delicious-every single night from the appetizer to the dessert. Also, we had exceptional service ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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TLBR

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

A+ cruise

Royal Caribbean serenade of the seas was our first experience to Bermuda but our 3rd. cruise. Checking in on the ship went smooth and fast maybe 15min. Stepping first foot inside the ship we were greeted with live ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Sailfish53

10 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Bermuda or Bust 2018

I recently took a cruise from Boston to Bermuda 9/31/18-10/7/18. I love taking the cruise ship out of Boston it’s very convenient for us being only 45 minutes away, no flying. Also, Royal Caribbean leaves on ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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JCMass.

18 Reviews Written

56 Helpful Votes

Relaxing, great weather, could not have been better !

We have done this cruise over and over, it never gets old there is always something new to see in Maine and in the Canadian ports. We booked the highly coveted Junior Suite aft cabin 1100 over a year ago. It was ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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vegasgreg61

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Awesome as ever

Having read so many negative reviews prior to leaving, I was curious as to what tragedy awaited us on this journey. Happy to report that the Serenade, Royal Caribbean, and cruising in general remains a great vaca ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Kristine1223

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship with a Fantastic crew

My friend and I chose this cruise bc it was the only 5 day cruise out of Boston with the New England and Canada intinerary. Our boarding was delayed because the Coast guard wanted to inspect the ship due to ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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madamhound

1 Review Written

Just one bad thing

This was only our 2nd cruise. Last one was 20 years ago on Royal Caribbean Song of America to Bermuda. We loved our cruise. Room was wonderful. We had a Jr. suite (1540). It was so nice and big with a nice ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Piece of Fruit

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Missing Serenade and the Crew

This cruise seemed interesting as I have wanted to visit Halifax for years. Hoping to see fall color as well as interesting ports of call we chose this itinerary. We have sailed on Serenade of the Seas before and ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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MamaBess

1 Review Written

First Cruise was awesome!

We chose this cruise because it was our first, so we wanted to stay close to home and have a shorter trip. This way we could decide if cruising was for us. We read some pretty awful reviews about this ship, so we ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Grateful for Beauty

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Beautiful cruise to New England/Canada

A group of friends chose this cruise to see the New England/Canada Fall colors. This was my first cruise; however, several members of the groups had cruised on Royal Caribbean cruises before and highly recommended ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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dtalley

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Cruise!!

Loved the size of this ship. It was just right for our group of 6. Always something to do and very friendly staff. Had never been to New England or eastern Canada and wanted to add to my list of states and ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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ctr5000

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great cruise

We live in a part of Texas where there are few trees and no fall so we took this cruise to see a bit of fall color. We saw some but we were probably a week early for peek fall color which is no fault of the cruise ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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IbeAmerican

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great cruise, great weather!

Embarking at Boston around noon-ish went very smooth and fast with sunny skies and a temp near 80. A bite at Windjammer and then cabins were opened around 1:00. Performers around the pool deck as we left the ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Bkoons1955

1 Review Written

Great trip

We took this cruise to see and visit areas we had not been to before. The shore trips we took were kind of boring. Need to research excursions better next time to really get the feel of what we want to see and do. ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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dlmd99

1 Review Written

New England Cruise was great

We chose this cruise to see New England and the fall colors. We did not see much of the fall colors because of recent warm weather and wrong timing but the cruise experience made up for it. We had an absolutely ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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cruise veteran

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great cruise

The price was right for this cruise and we have always wanted to go to the New England area and Canada where this cruise went. Our cabin lady was terrific and unobtrusive. Our waiter in the main dining room was ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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HappyTN2

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Smooth Sailing

This was our first time to do this itinerary and we thoroughly enjoyed it. The weather was perfect. We had hoped to enjoy some of the beautiful color change, but it was a bit too early in the season for that. The ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Deanyb810

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Cruise to New England/Canada

We chose this cruise to see areas we don't usually cruise to. I would definitely do this cruise again! Our stop in Bar Harbor was nice. We took the tour through the Acadia Mountains.....no need to do that ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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lindaandharry

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Excellent family cruise

Cruise allowed us to travel to the East coast and learn history. Service, entertainment as well as the tours were exceptional. Tour guides were well versed in the history of Portland, and Bar Harbor Maine and St. ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Joygene

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Pleasantly surprised!

Main reason for choosing this cruise was because it departed and returned to Boston, no airport involved. We have done the Canada New England cruise before which is a lovely cruise at this time of the year This ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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2happysnorkelling

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Serenade of the Seas

Without going into a lot of detail, we loved this ship! It is simply beautiful on the inside with lots of ocean views and land views through all of the floor to ceiling windows. It is easy to get around without ...
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Sail Date September 2015


JCMass. avatar

JCMass.

18 Reviews Written

56 Helpful Votes

Serenade of the Seas, relaxing and great scenery in the Maritimes!!

For my husband and I this was our second trip with RCI to Maine and Canada out of Boston. Last year we took the Brilliance of the Seas and were lucky with a once time only 9 day cruise that included three more ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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FirstTeacher

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Delightful, relaxing time on the Serenade

My husband and I just returned from our cruise to Maine and Canada. We're from the Boston area, so we weren't traveling as much for the ports as for the cruise experience. This was our fifth RCI cruise, the second ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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OlsonK

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

New England/Canada Cruise

We were very pleased with this cruise ship, staff and itinerary. Here is what I can share: Transfer from airport to port: We booked a transfer from the airport to the ship. We were met by a host at the luggage ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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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