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Royal Caribbean Enchantment of the Seas First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

Royal Caribbean
Enchantment of the Seas
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

40

Very Good

18

Average

11

Poor

7

Terrible

3

Cruise type

Family Cruises

595

Romantic Cruises

240

Entertainment Cruises

153

First-Time Cruisers

79

Senior Cruises

72

79 Royal Caribbean Enchantment of the Seas First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews


mjsavage avatar

mjsavage

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

1st Cruise: Relaxing and Enjoyed, but Boat was in Need of Update

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This was our first cruise and were told Royal Caribbean was the best to choose. We went on a 4 night cruise to Nassau, Coco Cay, and Key West leaving from Miami. We chose this cruise because of the price and short ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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nicoleellen27

2 Reviews Written

First Cruise!

This was our first cruise ever. We went to celebrate my husbands 40th birthday. We left out of Orlando. We flew in a day early and rented a car, stopped at Universal Studios, then stayed at Country Inn close by ...
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Sail Date November 2014


tycup avatar

tycup

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

My FIRST Cruise

Me and my parents drove up to Port Canaveral the day before, but it rained the whole way from Macon, Georgia, to the port. We stayed at the Raddison Resort at the Port which was pretty nice. The Raddison had a ...
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Sail Date July 2015


Chandra76 avatar

Chandra76

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

First Cruise

Our cabin was nice and roomy, however, the shower was way too small especially for my 6'4 husband. I had read reviews about the shower curtain sticking to you but I had no idea of how hard it would be until we ...
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Sail Date March 2016


Irish Madge avatar

Irish Madge

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

First cruise, disappointed with the ship

We are a family of 4 with two young children. Overall I scored the cruise a 3/5. Here are the top pros/cons: 1. Food - good and bad. The buffet made it easy to feed the children reasonably healthy food. For the ...
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Sail Date March 2016


Nan288 avatar

Nan288

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

AMAZING First Cruise

My family had a wonderful time on this cruise. Never having been on one before, we did not know what to expect. We had heard good stories and horror stories from some of our friends who took cruises on other cruise ...
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Sail Date March 2016


Kimbel5 avatar

Kimbel5

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Excellent First Time Cruise

This was our first cruise to celebrate both my wife's birthday and our anniversary. First, we spent some time reading the reviews of this ship and offerings and feel that the reviews are obviously sided to the ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Luzdilaurahuertas

2 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Worst Vacation Ever

This is my first cruise and I decided to bring my 7 year old daughter with me . So it's just the both of us. The first day I checked in and went to lunch we walked around all is fine then we go to our room which is ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Steelheader13

1 Review Written

45 Helpful Votes

First time cruisers, calling it just like we saw it.

Got off the Enchantment of the Seas a few hours ago and we wanted to give our review while it was fresh, so here is the GOOD and the BAD. We are first time cruisers and we were told to keep our expectations very ...
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Sail Date February 2016


Octopusguy avatar

Octopusguy

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First Cruise, Very Nice

This was the first cruise that we have ever taken. My wife and I and our two 19 year old children. We had 2 cabins next to each other, each with a balcony. We don't have anything to compare the cruise to so this is ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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suzanne.dk23

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not what we expected.

This was our first cruise so did not know what to expect. Travelling with a 7 year old we discovered kids club on first 2 days was only open 7pm to 10pm. As it was only a 4 day cruise there was not much we were able ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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schelosk

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

We are typically All-inclusive resort travelers when going to the Caribbean. After being convinced by family and friends to try a cruise we decided on this short cruise just in case my wife or I had problems with ...
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Sail Date January 2016


Capt288 avatar

Capt288

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Loved it

Reading some of these negative reviews, I am wondering what fantasy land of self absorbed entitlement these folks expect.If you want to be treated like a Saudi billionaire, be one. Otherwise you're paying a couple ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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KruisingKruiser

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not Entirely up to my Few Expetations

Very excited to go on my 1st RCC Cruise. Pros: I was knew to cruising, so few expectations, didn't even look at pictures prior to sailing of the ship, other ships, nor even the upgraded room I paid for. ...
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Sail Date December 2015


sslall avatar

sslall

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First time cruiser; not impressed.

This was my 1st cruise with a group of 7 other women celebrating my sister's 25th birthday. The ship was beautiful but we spent A LOT of time searching for food. When we did find food available the quality was ...
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Sail Date December 2015


mathenbe avatar

mathenbe

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Trip and Customer Service

We parked at Park Port Canaveral and took their shuttle to the port. The price is right and they drop you off right at the luggage drop off. Check in was fast being that the new terminal was built to handle the ...
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Sail Date October 2015


MNPlease avatar

MNPlease

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Just the two of newbies

I had done a tone or research before we booked the cruise and even more afterwards. I am glad I did as it gave me a lot of insight I am not sure I would have had otherwise. Awesome tips I got from you guys or ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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Soliika

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Good Cruise for First Time

We celebrated our 11 year anniversary with a cruise to the Bahamas aboard the Enchantment of the Seas. We are both in our mid-30s and enjoyed most of our time aboard the ship and off. We were meant to hit Coco Cay ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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weenlaka

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Why spend money on something that isn't guaranteed?

My husband and I and 2 friends booked a 3 day Bahamas cruise with RC leaving from Florida. I am a resident of California which means I had to purchase flight, rental car, and hotel as well as cruise tickets. On the ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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HOPPERMAN1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Awesome First Cruise

This was our first cruise myself my wife and our son and daughter also we took 6 other family members with us which turn out was just AWESOME. We was so excited the night before I don't think anyone slept. We left ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Moxymom16@aol.com

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First and Last

This was our first cruise, so we picked a 3 night trip. It was awful. The room was musty, dirty, and smelled. The food was like cafeteria food in college. There was little entertainment....a boring comedian set ...
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Sail Date July 2015


Armous avatar

Armous

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First Time Cruiser

This was my first cruise so I did not know what to expect and can't compare it to any other cruises. I went with my mother (60 ish), brother (37), and two neices (10 and 16). The boarding went really fast, I have ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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travelnteach64

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great first cruise

I’m finally getting around to writing our review of our trip on the Enchantment back in March. We flew down the night before, into Orlando, which I highly recommend if you live in an area with blizzards. We ...
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Sail Date March 2015


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MRSABS31

1 Review Written

Relaxing, enjoyable cruise for a couple

I booked this cruise in Feb to celebrate my husband's graduation from PTA school. I have cruised one other time, but this was his first. He was very anxious about feeling seasick and claustrophobic, but I am happy ...
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Sail Date May 2015


seek1 avatar

seek1

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Excellent First Cruise

This was our first ever cruise and we were enchanted by the Enchantment of the Seas. It was smooth sailing all the way. Embarking and disembarking were quick and easy. Port and check-in staff were pleasant. ...
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Sail Date May 2015


Enchantment of the Seas Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.03.9
Dining4.54
Entertainment3.03.9
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.03.8
Family4.04.2
Enrichment3.03.6
Service4.04.4
Value For Money4.03.9
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