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Tampa Royal Caribbean Grandeur of the Seas Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Grandeur of the Seas
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Tampa

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106 Tampa Royal Caribbean Grandeur of the Seas Cruise Reviews


twovacation avatar

twovacation

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Grand Time on Grandeur!

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Background: My mother is an active 65 and spends her summers in Tampa Florida so I (40yr old son) decided to escape the cold Midwest in January and take her on a cruise! I read the reviews on Cruise Critic and the ...
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Sail Date February 2010


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wmjrdn

1 Review Written

GRANDEUR - February 2010 Cozumel & Costa Maya 5 Night Cruise

Grandeur of the Seas Tampa, Florida - At Sea - Costa Maya, Mexico - Cozumel, Mexico - At Sea - Tampa, Florida February 6 through February 11, 2010 Cabin 8516 EMBARKATION AND GENERAL IMPRESSIONS My wife, Kim, ...
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Sail Date February 2010


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bgpltlp

1 Review Written

First time cruiser - Grandeur of the Seas

First, we live near Tampa so getting to the port and embarkation was a breeze. Valet park for the extra $15..totally worth it if you have several bags. The ship was nice, a bit outdated. Our Jr Suite was OK. The ...
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Sail Date April 2010


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SamFritz

5 Reviews Written

Granduer/Royal Continue to Deliver

While planning our first European Cruise for this summer, to celebrate our 25th Anniversary, the long Buffalo winter, along with the desire to be Diamond members of the Crown and Anchor Society for that special ...
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Sail Date April 2010


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Matti

1 Review Written

A Grand Spring Break

Embarkation We embarked the ship after flying from Washington Regan Airport to Tampa on March 27 and visiting with family in Punta Gorda for two days. Embarkation could not have been easier. Since we rented a car ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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seeker908

1 Review Written

I will never Sail Carnival Again!

My Wife and I just got back from a great trip on the Grandeur! I've read all the reviews about how old the ship is and how the service was mediocre at best so my expectations were not the highest. I can't believe ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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AtlantaAlly

1 Review Written

Keep Low Expectations.

After reading many of the reviews, we went in with an optimistic open mind. It still didn't help. Embarkation: Very easy. We arrived at 11am and were on the ship in Windjammer by 11:30. They had lemonade water and ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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shink113

1 Review Written

1st and possibly the last time on RCCL

First let me give you some background. My husband and I have been on four other cruises. Two on NCL and two on Disney. We know alot of people who have cruised on RCCL and had wonderful experiences and were looking ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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lolapalooza

1 Review Written

Grand Time on Grandeur

We booked this cruise for my son's spring break from High School. We sailed with another family who has two girls who are in Elementary School. There was a nice mix of young and old on board and there were a lot of ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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amberlilwood

1 Review Written

Grand Time on the Grandeur of the Seas

My husband and I decided to use some Christmas money to splurge on a cruise. The 5-night, Western Caribbean trip fit our budget, so we booked the trip and then began reading Cruise Critic almost daily to get ready ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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willory1010

1 Review Written

Grand Experience on the Grandeur

5 STAR VACATION! Service was impeccable. Food was great. Excursions were beyond great....Pool size was only negative.. We were going to be in Orlando for my husband's business trip and chose this cruise based upon ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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Host Anne

26 Reviews Written

88 Helpful Votes

Grandeur of the Seas - a Grand Little Getaway

March 20 - 25, 2010 Tampa - Costa Maya - Cozumel Cabin 3510 We booked this 5-night cruise kind of last minute to sail with friend. It began on a Saturday so it would only be three days away from work. We have ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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iuptubaman

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great ship, wonderful staff, pretty good time!

Last summer, my wife and I traveled on the Bahamas Celebration for a 2-night cruise and had mixed feelings about the experience. So, we decided to go with Royal Caribbean this year and see how we liked it. After ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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frankie_z

1 Review Written

Great for my first time cruising

My wife and I are celebrating our 20 year anniversary this year and we decided to go on a cruise to celebrate. We both had never been on a cruise before so we kinda' didnt know what to expect. I booked online and ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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quincymedex

2 Reviews Written

Grandeur fading

Well, let me say that this was my 3rd time with RCCL and 9th time cruising overall. I will say that there were many positives to our cruise, but alas there were some negatives. The positives were: 1) The embarkation ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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marjann

1 Review Written

Impressive first cruise with the Grandeur

My wife and I celebrated our wedding anniversary on a first cruise with Grandeur and we are glad we did. It was very imprressive. We are not picky couple and we try to be proactive on every situation that we ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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cruzin4two

1 Review Written

Grandeur Still Has Class

This was our second cruise on RCCL in a year. We caught the ship in Tampa. Since we drove, we dropped off our luggage and parked across the street in the parking garage, the cost was $70. This was about 12:30p. ...
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Sail Date February 2010


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mrshark

1 Review Written

Grandeur just o/k

Wife and I did a quick 5 night cruise last week onboard Grandeur from Tampa. This ship was the 1st I ever cruised on back in 2000, and my 11th cruise overall. We booked it because it was affordable, fit our ...
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Sail Date March 2010


May B avatar

May B

12 Reviews Written

100 Helpful Votes

an intriguing similarity

As of course we all know, the weather is out of our control. Moving on, let me say that having a nice choice of cruises that call Tampa their home is something that truly delights Mr. B. and me. We wish we'd ...
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Sail Date February 2010


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sasysutler

22 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

The Grandeur is Grand!

Review of Grandeur of the Seas 2/20/2010 Let's just say of all the RCCL cruises we have taken, this one was spectacular. We started off on Day 1, by being dropped off at the pier by our daughter about 10:30 AM. ...
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Sail Date February 2010


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DreamersbyDesign

1 Review Written

Retirement doesn't just apply to human seniors.

Leaving cold New England we arrived in Tampa the day before departure. We spent the night at the Hampton Inn & Suites very near the port. The hotel was clean, comfortable and the staff was very accommodating. The ...
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Sail Date February 2010


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Jilfer1

1 Review Written

Grandeaur....not so Grand!

We just got back from our first cruise ever and were greatly disappointed with RC's Grandeaur of the Seas. Where do I start? I did not realize the "large inside cabin" would be so darn small. Wow, my bathroom at ...
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Sail Date February 2010


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sped01

1 Review Written

Aboard The Grandeur of The Seas!

We stayed the night before at Hilton West-shore Tampa they had a free shuttle service and provided free parking during your cruise. We left the hotel a little after ten and arrived to the port around 1030. We ...
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Sail Date February 2010


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neilbold

1 Review Written

January Warm-up

This was our 2nd cruise and the first with RCI. We had been to Alaska Inner-Passage a few months ago on Princess, with a group of 12. This time, there was just the 2 of us, and we were looking for relaxation and ...
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Sail Date January 2010


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Vidimom

5 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

1st RCCL cruise for veteren cruisers

Background: We were a group of 7 including ages 18 to 67. We have all cruised before but never on RCCL. We were celebrating birthdays for 3 in our group. We have cruised numerous times and on several different lines ...
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Sail Date January 2010


Grandeur of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.53.9
Dining3.54
Entertainment3.53.8
Public Rooms3.54.2
Fitness Recreation3.53.8
Family3.53.9
Enrichment1.03.5
Service4.04.4
Value For Money4.53.9
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