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Southern Caribbean Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Southern Caribbean
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Excellent

5,049

Very Good

3,024

Average

1,812

Poor

864

Terrible

442

Cruise type

Family Cruises

11,338

Senior Cruises

11,191

Fitness Cruises

11,052

Cruises for the Disabled

10,815

Gay & Lesbian Cruises

10,766

11,338 Southern Caribbean Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


WheelieNick avatar

WheelieNick

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Living the Dream on the Koningsdam

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At the start of this year, I left for The United States of America, to board the Koningsdam in Fort Lauderdale. Florida. I was excited! It was the first holiday without my parents present, and I was going far, far ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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SonnyInDC

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Great Ports but Different Experience Onboard

We were excited to try a new ship and new cruise route. First thing we noticed when going to our cabin was there were no fish swimming forward on the carpet! That is a staple on all NCL ships except this one. ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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SIM75

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Staff do not care - Robots

Inflated prices for what you get, and outrageous cover charges for for any else. Noisy Cabin, door slamming most of the day and evenings. Had a bad excursion and the Officers on board could not resolve it, and did ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Wanderlust313

1 Review Written

Good Value on an Intimate Ship

My husband and I usually prefer to cruise with RCC but went on this cruise as part of a large group of friends and family. We were worried about the ship because it's old, comparatively small and had lots of ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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jivel1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Return to port

Back to port of Miami twice. Itinerary changed and we all recieved onboard credit. We were alton told we would be recieving 25% back on our cruise bill. However it is now May 15th 2 months since we disembarked and ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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tammyjw305

6 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

The last Fascination cruise...for now

First of all, huge kudos to Carnival for taking very good care of us in these crazy times. They started by giving us a generous OBC per cabin (we had 2 with the kids in a connected room) the Friday before our cruise ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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J2289

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great Crew; excellent food

We celebrated two 40th wedding anniversaries on the 2/15-3/1/2020 Holland America Line (HAL) Eurodam Panama Canal Cruise. Wuhan China Virus: During the entire cruise, the staff did not mention the China coronavirus ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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bajancruiser24

1 Review Written

Cruising the Carnival Fascination Local Style

As a Barbadian local, I have cruised this itinerary a couple times before on the various ships carnival has placed here. This time was with my dad and aunt to celebrate my aunt's 60th birthday. The ship was ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Canadianvoyager

14 Reviews Written

60 Helpful Votes

Canadians Cruising During COVID-19 Crisis

I am positively sure that reading a review is one of the last things you would like to do, am I right? The experience we all are going through nowadays is very discouraging to say the least, that's why we need some ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Mimiya11

5 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Great until not great!

This is a mixed review. First before I got some facts about our sailing some general comments. We are Elite Celebrity cruisers and chose this sailing and ship as it was last minute and our options were limited. ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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mayet99

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Experience

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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Dr. John from PG County

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A Bucket List Experience

This sailing on the Carnival Pride was a Journeys trip which means Carnival added several opportunities to meet with the entertainers, wait and cabin staff. They also had special events including the Captain’s ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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mscxd

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The Divine, Great, Good, Meh, and Bad of Carnival’s Pride

We sailed on The Pride from November 3 to 18, 2019. We booked a 14 day cruise, but a storm turned it into a 15 day cruise. Here is my review of the cruise and our experiences. The Divine: The food and ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Nikki 11

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Think twice before booking

We were celebrating a 40th wedding anniversary, 60th birthday and an engagement. We had 11 family members from 3 different locations coming together for this cruise. December 30th. We boarded the ship and was ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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ForeverCruisersJ&D

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Serenade of the Seas Part Two!

The March 2nd sailing of the Serenade of the Seas was the first back to back cruise we had ever had the pleasure of taking. The first leg of our adventure started on the Serenade on the February 21st sailing. We ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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ForeverCruisersJ&D

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Serenade of the Seas: Outstanding Ship-Excellent Cruise

As our cruise date approached, I was a little nervous about going on the Serenade of the Seas by Royal Caribbean. We had been mostly on larger ships and the information I was ready on the blogs made me wonder if we ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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sandykj

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Awesome Ports, But......

We chose this itinerary because of the wonderful ports and 4 days at sea, which we really enjoy. The weather was magnificent! Lots of “older citizens” on this trip! Wow! Many are demanding and quite cheap! ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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MarkWiltonM

6 Reviews Written

42 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, excellent crew, food is "meh"

We chose this cruise for the itinerary (specifically, we had never been to Grenada or St. Vincent and the Grenadines) and for the ship, which we have sailed on previously. We are partial to Celebrity’s Solstice ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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RANGERAT

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Back to small ship Cruising

We choose this cruise because our December Cruise to the Far east was cancelled because of illness. We need to get some Vitamin D after another winter in Chicago, but it was mild winter as far as temps and snow. ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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PrincessPP1

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Revolutionised lovely but noticed some deterioration

We’ve been on the Silhouette several times and more recently in September last year so it was easy to make a comparison. The refit is lovely but such a shame the entire ship wasn’t done. Now it looks like a bit ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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17pandd

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Decent cruise, but ships should be fixed when they need to be fixed

We wanted to celebrate our 48th anniversary and we've always enjoyed Princess. Our experience on the Island Princess and now the Crown means we'll only use Princess if it is a newer ship. We had fun on the ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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1234567seas

8 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Disappointing Ten Day Southern Caribbean

We have been HAL fans; the Koningsdam was new to us. Let's begin with the big positive - she's a beautiful ship. The public rooms are really handsome and ooze old world elegance and warmth with occasional ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Manyfreckles

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Love the updated ship!

The meals were excellent, loved our updated balcony suite. Great entertainment! Didn't care for the extra charges for every little thing (gelato, etc). There is less value now that everything is an extra charge. ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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sharon15131

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Think I'll take a break from Celebrity

For it being a revolutionized ship on it's second cruise, I was disappointed to see the unfinished patches on the pool deck, the broken elevator all cruise, the sloppy veranda rail varnish job, and the strange ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Cruiser Rick1

11 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Mostly misses, very few hits. Would never do Panama again.

First cruise on Holland America but 20th cruise overall. Wanted to see the Panama Canal and we selected Zuiderdam. I have avoided HAL for years and confirmed that this is not the cruise line for me. ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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