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Tampa to the Western Caribbean Cruise Reviews

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Subpar

Review for Carnival Legend to Caribbean - Western

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travelingbrowns
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

I knew this was going to be an older ship, so I didn't expect a whole lot. I loved that it was not packed with guests because it only holds about 2300 guests. The decor was definitely dated and the food left a lot to be desired. The excursions however were fantastic. We booked an excursion for every port except Grand Cayman. The refrigerator in the state room did not cool the drinks enough ...
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Sail Date: March 2020


Western Caribbean March 2020

Review for Rhapsody of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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check1
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

Chose to go with 2 couples. Never cruised with Royal Caribbean, they had. Overall the cruise experience was good. Food can be hit or miss. Service is very good, everyone is friendly and helpful. I would chose RC again. We were in a balcony cabin. Plenty of closet space, cannot say the same for shower space, just adequate. Take your own soap and shampoo. The one push container in shower didn’t suds ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Spacious Ocean View Balcony


Trip to Cozumel

Review for Carnival Paradise to Caribbean - Western

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mscolli
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

Chose Paradise basically for the locality, close to home. Was very disappointing when boarding, as a first time cruise, had no direction on what to do or go. Buffet food and service was very poor, help had very poor english, hard to understand, moved very slow, very unorganized, many mistakes and food was stale or not cooked right. Servings were very small, long lines that moved slowly, average ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Junior Suite


Great Cruise!

Review for Norwegian Dawn to Caribbean - Western

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schlueter
2-5 Cruises • Age 40s

We selected this cruise based on the length and ports of call. We did not encounter any of the complaints that others had posted about this ship. The staff were all very attentive and appeared to enjoy their jobs. The entertainment was great. The food was all very good. This was our 1st time cruising on Norwegian and we would definitely cruise with them again! The only downside that we can ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Family Suite


Ups but mainly Downs

Review for Norwegian Dawn to Caribbean - Western

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Snlisham
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

Just got home from our cruise on the Dawn out of Tampa. I have to say that I was really disappointed in our cruise this time. I am a dedicated NCL cruiser but I have to say this cruise was a big let down. We have been on the Dawn before, as a matter of fact we did the the same ports on the Dawn, but nothing like this. The first problem was the smoking area, I know smoking is bad for you but I ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Oceanview Picture Window


1st cruise in 5 years...

Review for Norwegian Dawn to Caribbean - Western

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janerd
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

Me my wife and 20yo son decided on doing a family cruise. Our son is on spring break from UF and he wanted to do a cruise for his break, and it's been 5 years since our last cruise.We chose this cruise because we live 30 minutes from the port of Tampa. Embarkation: We arrived at the port around 10:30am. We parked the car in the parking garage across the street and carried our bags over.We ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Mid-Ship Mini-Suite with Balcony


First time I couldn't wait to get off the ship! Horrible!

Review for Norwegian Dawn to Caribbean - Western

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Nancy62262
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

This was my 26th cruise and it was by first NOT enjoyable one. The first time I didn't gain weight and the first time we couldn't wait to get the hell off that annoying ship. The food was absolutely the worst Ive ever had on a cruise. It reminded me of school cafeteria food. The first day we hit the buffet for lunch and both of us were shocked at the lack of selection and low ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


A Wonderful Week - Rhapsody of the Seas February 29 2020

Review for Rhapsody of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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JanieKid82
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

My cruise was booked before and taken during the crazy cruise industry panic. This was my 14th cruise. Various lines. Arrival at the Tampa Cruise Terminal...couldn't say more positive things enough about it. I was at the sidewalk at 10:40 am with luggage handlers and onboard by 11:20 am. having my first drink on my Deluxe Beverage Package. The week was wonderful. All staff was ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Relaxing Child free Cruise

Review for Rhapsody of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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Mike.S
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

We choose the cruise as we were keen to revisit one of Royal Caribbean's smaller ships and wanted to visit Key West and being just the 2 of us wanted to cruise out of peak holiday season. Embarkation was the best we've ever experienced, 10 minutes after arrival we were on board, fantastic, no queues getting to the port or at check in. Being a smaller ship it doesn't have all the bells and ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Junior Suite Accessible


Nice but a few issues

Review for Rhapsody of the Seas to Caribbean - Western

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Kazie22
6-10 Cruises • Age 40s

ROS was nice ship but a bit laid back. Cruise had lots of retired folks Crew was good. The food was average. Casino ok but way too long to wait for servers. Tendering was a nightmare. Some of it was the weather and the waves. But it was frustrating. The cabin was fine. Could use a bit of refresh. I think entertainment was average not really impressed with on board activities. I ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Junior Suite Accessible


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