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Royal Caribbean Serenade of the Seas Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Serenade of the Seas
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Poor

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43 Royal Caribbean Serenade of the Seas Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


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RocCruisers

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Cruise with neighbors to new ports

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Our community picked this cruise because it had southern Caribbean ports and left from Fort Lauderdale and not San Juan. 75 of us went on this six port intensive and four sea day cruise. While the 75 of us just ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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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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nhcruisertoo

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Serenade of the Seas Boston to Bermuda...Fantastic!!

Serenade of the Seas Cabin 1050 suite I was concerned about the food as many reviews indicated that the food was not good. We did not find that to be true at all. I travelled with 3 other family members ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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bola50

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

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

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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astsretired

3 Reviews Written

Wonderful cruise

We picked this cruise to go back to Bonaire. We had a great time and all of the islands were great. We love the smaller ships as we get to meet many people and get to know them. The 5 days at sea were very ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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SusieMoon

5 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Our 2nd Serenade Cruise And Loved It Even More

We were on the Serenade two years ago and thoroughly enjoyed the experience. When we saw this year’s ininerary, we decided to sail on her again. I love the size of the ship. She has plenty of activities to keep ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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PatsPatriots

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Cruise....People need to stop complaining !!!!

We just finish a 12 night Christmas/New Years cruise. Everything was wonderful. The food in the MDR was excellent, maybe a little more varitity, but if you have cruised more the 1 time you are aware of this before ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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sugar x gal

2 Reviews Written

Good entertainment

I choose this cruise for the islands it was going too.the ship it self was not a wow factor. But the service given was very good.i did not like the food in the main dining room ,so I eat in windjammer as I had more ...
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Sail Date November 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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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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Cgr1

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The Baltic - It's a must

We wanted to see the Baltic and this cruise is absolutely ideal especially as it leaves from Copenhagen and finishes in Stockholm. The ports visited provided great variety and interest. It is an awesome area to ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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jagsfan

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Couldn’t have asked for a better experience

Picked Serenade Narch 30 for the itinerary. Had never been to St Croix and St Kitts. Serenade is the 3rd Radiance class ship we have sailed on. It’s pretty perfect to us. Distance between stateroom and ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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kaviz

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great trip

We've been on the Serenade several years ago on a Mediterranean cruise (R/T Barcelona with Cannes, Florence, Naples, Rome, Venice, Ravenna, and Dubrovnik as the ports ). The ship is just the right size for us. The ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Dermhav

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Surprised at how wonderful Serenade of the Seas was.

The cruise was meant to be a quick get-away with daughter and son-in-law who flew in from Colorado. I wasn't expecting much because the ship was small and older I had just been on the Allure of the Seas and it ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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cheche01

4 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Watching sunrise from balcony

Liked itinerary, love the islands, especially St. Lucia. Relaxing and good food and service, also liked the music around the ship. Was a little upset that I did not receive body lotion in my cabin since I am ...
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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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Ron & Sharon

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Our first cruise was way beound what we expected

We had seen all the reviews of the Serenade of the Seas before we went on the cruise and were very surprised by the ship. It was beautiful and well maintained. The staff were friendly and very attentive. We had ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Chattycindy

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First European Cruise

Our travel agent recommended this cruise because of the beauty of Norway and our love of scenery so different from where we live. We didn't get a chance to explore our departure city because of vacation time ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Jumpingjack-2

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The cruise was all that we expected.

We chose the Baltic and Nordic cruises because they offered the itineraries we wanted and were back-to-back. The RC shore excursions were excellent as were the non-RC excursions that we mixed in because of content ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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DaveC2

12 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Fascinating place and history.

Wanted to see Baltic. This cruise did that very nicely. The Serenade still looks good and the design works well. Ship to get a refurb. soon to add some new paint and replace aging furniture. MDR was offered good ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Fred Pfister

1 Review Written

Good on board entertainment!

We chose this cruise to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary and it was our first trans-Atlantic cruise. We had fantastic entertainment, great musicians, good singers, and dancers. There were lots of shore ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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RAYMONDRITTER17

1 Review Written

Entertaining, Relaxing and Enjoyable

We chose this ship and cruise because of the prior experience and the personnel on the ship We were able to have the same waiters as on previous trips and many recognized us from our previous cruise. The ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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cruisetiludrop

8 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Exceeded most expectations...very good cruise

Prelim info: Ft Lauderdale boarding process was poorly handled. Getting a Sea Pass card was easy but they were taking photos onboard rather than in the terminal so there was a backup in the terminal of ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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flhartley

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Loved the ships intimacy

We loved the intimacy of Serenade having had several cruises on RCI's larger ships. This cruise made us Diamond so we certainly plan more. Found My Time Dining to be just our thing having always done fixed time ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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rickyandbev

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Most Relaxing Cruise!

We choose this cruise because of the length of the cruise that leaves on that specific date. We had one particular date and a specific amount of time to be gone. This ship is smaller than others that we have ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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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