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Royal Caribbean Vision of the Seas Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Vision of the Seas
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Excellent

417

Very Good

328

Average

209

Poor

118

Terrible

63

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1,156 Royal Caribbean Vision of the Seas Cruise Reviews


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svbcjnsn

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great time on a smaller ship

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We'd never been on this small of a ship before, but we loved it. Prior reviews commented about the age, but overall, the ship was in good shape. What impressed me was the staff. Our housekeeper, waiter and ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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thewrightwoman

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Worst Cruise Ever. So many things were wrong, they could not have had a manager

We chose Royal Caribbean cruise line because our friends wanted to go on their first cruise. 15 yrs ago this cruise line was fine but not in 2020. Starting off the cruise had a Spa raffle, our friend entered the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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dshroyer

8 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great Itinerary. Ship was hit and miss especially with food

We had room 3512 which is an ocean view. It turned out to be two portholes. The room was OK but very noisy. At night you could here the main theater even though we were on deck 3 and it was on deck 5. Every ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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ExCaliCruisers

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

FIRST AND LAST RCL CRUISE

Accessible junior suite was nice, out cabin steward was very attentive to our requests. The room service was always on time, but never properly delivered what we ordered. We ordered a banana each morning, never ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Daddo

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

A few tweaks needed

We chose this ship based on ports. This was our first Royal Caribbean cruise. We have sailed with NCL, Celebrity, and Carnival. Pros: we arrived at the port, checked our bags, and within 15 minutes we were on ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Canadian Travel Critic

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Ports, Great Service, Cabins Lacking Amenities

I had a great time on this cruise. What drew me in was the low cruise price, the fact that Royal Caribbean could handle a group of almost 200 Canadians and the amazing ports of call including Antigua, Barbados, St ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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ThermalTweaker

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Best Service I’ve every had anywhere, bar none.

We left San Juan on Jan 18th for a seven day Eastern Caribbean tour. It included Tortola, Antigua, Barbados, St. Lucia and Dominican Republic. We did excursions in Antigua, Barbados and St. Lucia. We had a beach ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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kimdonovan

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Needs to be dry docked

We chose this ship because of the itinerary which included Barbados Grenada Dominica St Maarten and St. Thomas. All of these islands are beautiful and a must see..Our disappointment is in the ship how poorly run ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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magic cap

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Christmas Cruise?

We chose this cruise to be asea for Christmas. It was most definitely disappointing in that aspect. My wife mentioned and I had to concentrate to try to find actual Christmas music. It was as if RCL went well ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Manymice

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Lousy cruise

I'm loyal to Royal and wanted to do a Panama Canal cruise. I have been on about 40 cruises with Royal and this was by far the worst cruise I've been on. 1) Embarkation was delayed due to an unknown issue and the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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dancingbabe1

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Nothing to brag about!

This ship could be so much more if they bothered to plan a bit better. Luggage check in was very disorganized. My luggage was lost for over an hour and when i inquired about it, i was i was informed i probably ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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AZcrew

4 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

AZ crew in the Panama Canal

We chose this cruise because the timing was good, it ended up in LA where we could drive home to Phoenix and we needed 15 days to make Diamond level. We arrived in Fort Lauderdale 2 days ahead hoping to do some ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Amdcu93

4 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Love the ship and staff, food could be better

The ship is wonderful. I love how small and easy to navigate she is compared to her bigger competitors and sisters. Not high-tech, which is fine with me. I'm happy with just music and trivia and silly games and ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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custard75

17 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Great cruise along the Panama Canal

Embarked in Miami - was on board quickly and cabins opened by 1.15pm. We tried the assisted boarding as my dad has bad arthritis and struggles to walk far now. We waited in an area with an awful lot of others in the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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thebigtripper

6 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Vision of the Seas 12 Night Mediterranean Cruise

Mediterranean Cruise on Vision of the Seas September 2019 This is my review of our most recent cruise. It was our twenty- ninth cruise, and our first in Europe. We prefaced the Barcelona departure with two ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Davva30

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great cruise, average service

This was our 8th cruise on Royal Caribbean and as Diamond members we are really familiar with the way these ships work, both from the mahussive Oasis to the dinky Grandeur and Vision. What's always made the ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Loubie77

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Vision of the Seas royal suite

We chose this cruise for the itinerary (Greek isles). We travelled as a family of four with two children aged 10 and 7. We stayed in the Royal Suite a truly beautiful room. We were concerned having read some of the ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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DangerousCutie

1 Review Written

Vision of the Seas 2018

My husband and I were lucky enough to have my father book us a room through his Travel Agent at a fantastic price. It was a free cruise, and while this wasn't my first cruise - it was my husbands (finance at the ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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DeputyDawg46

8 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Vision of the Seas July 2019 Review

First, let me preface this by saying we enjoyed the cruise amid the hiccups. The ports on this cruise were awesome. I always select a room with another room above and below. And I did that when I booked this ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Carmelbs

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Cruise Virgin - Would I do it again?

Always having done beach 5/6 star holidays, my wife and decided on doing something different this, so we chose a cruise. Never done one before, didn’t know what to expect. Royal Caribbean - Vision of the Seas - ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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lshillfamily

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

A great sailing

We truly enjoyed our time on the Vision of the Seas for our 12 day Mediterranean sailing. This was our 4th cruise, and first Mediterranean sailing, but definitely something we are considering doing again in the ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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fan1965

10 Reviews Written

56 Helpful Votes

Port, Port, Port, Walk, Walk, Walk, Eat, Eat, Eat

This was the second part of TA crossing on Celebrity Infinity and changing ships and visiting Mediterranean ports to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary--a year early! 1 Stop in France; 4 stops in Italy; 1 in ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Kelebeanie

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Overall ok

If you need to be entertained 24/7 skip this boat. It has the basics which for me was fine. We had a busy itinerary and were only on the boat during sea days. Loved: staff, itinerary, food, specialty restaurants ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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lul113

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Amazing Transatlantic trip

Review of Vision of the Seas, Transatlantic Galveston to Barcelona, April 19th to May 6th 2019 – 17 nights. Overview: Amazing trip, great ship, superb crew. The whole trip was amazing with one major issue, ...
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Sail Date April 2019


Mearly avatar

Mearly

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise

We arrived at the port a little before noon and boarded the ship within 10 minutes. Embarkation was quick and easy. We enjoyed a drink in the Viking Crown Lounge and rooms were ready by 1:30. Luggage delivered ...
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Sail Date April 2019


Vision of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.53.8
Dining3.53.8
Entertainment3.53.5
Public Rooms3.54.1
Fitness Recreation3.53.6
Family4.03.9
Enrichment3.53.3
Service4.04.2
Value For Money4.03.8
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