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Southern Caribbean Holiday Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Southern Caribbean
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

114

Very Good

60

Average

31

Poor

15

Terrible

7

Cruise type

Family Cruises

3,066

Romantic Cruises

1,509

Senior Cruises

923

Entertainment Cruises

670

Holiday Cruises

233

233 Southern Caribbean Holiday Cruises Cruise Reviews


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gandjpedersen

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Grandeur of the Seas - Showing its Age

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Departing from Baltimore was excellent! We anticipated a wonderful, joyful Christmas cruise. In actuality, the decorations and activities were minimal and low budget. The entertainment was generally passable, but ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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ejcooper0

3 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Christmas/New Years cruise Dec 21 2016

We travelled with three couples who are all good friends. We were booked in Aqua class and there were various comments among us regarding the value. We absolutely loved Blu, the diningroom designated to be used ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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billpeg

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Disappointing Christmas cruise

To enjoy a special Christmas and New Years holiday vacation in which I treated my sons and their wives (40 ish adults) I booked this cruise expecting an enjoyable 10 days. I Have been on over 40 cruises to date and ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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May20PA

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

We had an amazing vaction on an amazing ship!

We had a wonderful vacation on the 11 Journey cruise from NYC to Miami over Thanksgiving. It was just myself (43 year old mom) and three sons (15, 13 and 10 yr). This was our third Carnival family vacation, but I ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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haywire17

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Holiday cruise

good value for the dollar we got two holidays in one trip. The dining was our only issue, the waiter was not very friendly or sociable just stuck to his job and staff was under sized as our waiter's helper had 4 ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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dobelover

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Holiday Cruise

My adult niece and I both live in Maryland so sailing from Baltimore eliminated a long drive or a flight. We drove in the morning of cruise, arriving around 11:30am. Dropping of luggage, parking car and entering ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Calimom08

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Xmas cruise- the good and the bad....

This was my 3rd cruise on Princess, and the first on Emerald. I understand that the ship just came out of dry dock, but I couldn't really figure out what had been updated other than the Effy jewelry boutique that ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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happymichael

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

QM2 is an amazing ship!

If you haven't recently sailed on her PLEASE do not believe most of the negative reviews. The Queen Mary 2 is stunning and in very good shape. That's the short length review. The medium review, or summary, is that ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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Dallas_Doggie_Mom

5 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Christmas and New Year's Pearl

My husband, Kevin, and I have sailed on a Norwegian ship every Christmas for the last six years. We find it to be the most stress-free way to spend the holidays. This was our second holiday cruise on the Pearl. The ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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New Yorker 47

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Holiday Cruise did not disappoint

We cruise so often it was difficult to find destinations we had not visited. The entire experience was better than previous Celebrity cruises because the ports of call did not have the usual lines since it was in ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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Hoogsteen

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

No rating

Merry Christmas

What a lovely way to spend Christmas and New Year's Eve. Out first time with Cunard but definitely will not be the last. The ship is magnificent, (bit warn in places) stateroom more than adequate and we found the ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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klhage89

1 Review Written

Christmas couldn't be better

This was our 4th cruise with our family of 5 and the grandmothers and each cruise has been enjoyable. To get away from the hustle and bustle of Christmas and to sail away to warm, exotic places is a memory that our ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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maachi

7 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Good Value for the Money

Was onboard the Adventure of the Seas on the Dec.21.2014 sailing and here is my review. Please note I have also been on the Allure and the Oasis of the Seas, other RCL ships and Emerald Princess in the past as well ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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mom2tcdx2

10 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Christmas Cruise

Sailed on the Breeze with my 16 year old daughter for Christmas. We received an excellent deal on this cruise and booked rather last minute. We drove down the day before and drove most of the way, finishing up the ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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JasonV1

6 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent New Years Eve cruise

Eight days aboard the soon to be refurbished Explorer of the Seas. The good: Port Canaveral efficient as always - My first favorite port to drive to, and second to sail from (Port Everglades is my favorite to ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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cameo_girl

2 Reviews Written

HO HO HO! ALL DECKED OUT FOR CHRISTMAS!

This was our 16th cruise and 2nd Celebrity cruise. After trying 8 different cruise lines we have decided that Celebrity suits us best. We stayed at the Hampton Inn, Plantation FL through stay123. Front desk ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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Reevesy

1 Review Written

Christmas and New Year Cruise

Our first time with NCL and we have only cruised 3 times previously one of these with RCI the others were out of Europe. We chose this ship because of its Freestyle cruising and because we wanted to do the Caribbean ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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xriva

9 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Sea. Sick.

This was a challenging cruise for us because my wife developed a raging cold in the middle of it. In retrospect, it was a very good test of the ship's staff, and how they deal with passengers who are under the ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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2tripahoy8

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

NEVER BOOK EARLY UNLESS MONEY IS NO OBJECT

I was travelling solo and took what I was given for 16 days with 11 ports. At ports I went off solo and re-discovered some favorite places from the past as well as some new places, people, and adventures. (I rarely ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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42withkids

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great first experience for the family

As a Marriott Rewards Platinum status guy, we always took our vacations to Marriott properties. Well on our last Marriott stay over Spring Break at the Harbor Beach property, we walked to the end of the beach and ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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cigarboo

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Christmas and New Years cruise

Just got back from another fabulous vacation on the Pearl. This was our 2nd NCL cruise, both on the Pearl. We loved her and her crew so much when we went to Alaska 7/14 that we booked her again for the Christmas/New ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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lindnja

2 Reviews Written

CARNIVAL BREEZE CHRISTMAS CRUISE

The Breeze is a nice ship, this is my 16th cruise and 10th on Carnival so I am famaliar. You know what you are getting on Carnival and since we do pay lower prices, you have to expect some differences. Main changes ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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sunshinechgo

4 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Adventure Again

This was our 13th cruise during Xmas/New Years. This year we did Xmas week. We arrived in San Juan on Saturday a day before our departure. I received an email prior saying we needed to arrive no earlier than 1pm. ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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TonyL128

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Christmas Cruise

This is my 7th cruise and 4th with RCI. This is my first time on the Adventure of the Seas, but my second on a Voyager class. The other RCI I've been on was the Allure. We arrived in San Juan the Friday before ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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kpbg20

1 Review Written

Christmas on the Breeze

This was our fifth cruise with Carnival so we knew what to expect going in. We arrived at the port in Miami around 11am. You had to find someone to take your luggage, so we were a little disappointed on the small ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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