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Monarch of the Seas (RETIRED)

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Size: L     Built: Nov 1991    

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Great Cruise and Service

RBI reviewed 1 year ago

What people said about this ship:

"We ate in Claude 's dining room and noticed the ceiling panels were drooping down to..." in 88 reviews.

"This is an older ship and I think its due an update." in 56 reviews.

"Coco Cay : What a beautiful little island painted in caribbean colors!" in 52 reviews.



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RBI
Purser

Traveled As:
Family w/older children

Room Type:
Oceanview

Experience:
2-3 cruises

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Great Cruise and Service

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Monarch of the Seas (RETIRED) | Sail Date: Mar 29, 2013

Chose this cruise as it was close to Orlando. Stayed in in Orlando prior to cruise and visited Sea World and Universal Studios and drove 1 hour to Port Canaveral to jump on 3 day cruise to Bahamas. The service in was exceptional and all had a blast. RB

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Swany40
Third Mate

Traveled As:
Family w/young children

Room Type:
Inside

Experience:
7+ cruises

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4 day cruise

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Monarch of the Seas (RETIRED) | Sail Date: Mar 25, 2013

The rooms for 3 people are to small other then that it was ok . The weather was to cold and we couldn't do much but we still enjoy .the get way . We hope that next time will be better so we can go to coco cay island and enjoy the beach We missed that in this cruise due to the whether .

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Traveled As:
Couple

Room Type:
Oceanview

Experience:
1 cruise (first)

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Awesome!

small verified icon Verified Review | Ship: Monarch of the Seas (RETIRED) | Sail Date: Mar 22, 2013

This was our first cruise so we dont really have anything to compare it to, but we are sold with Royal Caribbean! Im pretty sure we will only choose Royal Caribbean from now on because the staff of the Monarch of the Seas set the expectations so high! The staff aboard the ship was amazing! My husband was very leery about cruises and therefore I was hoping the experience would impress him since we had only booked a short cruise! I myself knew I would love it and very much wanted to book a longer cruise next time! well my husband and myself were absolutely blown away with the hospitality and friendliness of the staff!! The ship was nice but nothing about the ship impressed us more than the wonderful staff that made our vacation the most memorable one ever!! We booked our next cruise the day we got home! We are taking all 4 of our children on a cruise this fall! although it will not be on the Monarch, because we were on one of its final cruises, it will be with Royal Caribbean! We are so grateful for the wonderful first experience we had and we look forward to many more!!!

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Popular Tips for Monarch of the Seas (RETIRED)


GTVCRUISER
Staff Captain

The Monarch had a great Sushi Bar

Definately go to "The Quest" if you have a great sense of humor and are over 18 yrs old!!! I haven't laughed that hard...well, since the last cruise :)

Go to the Jade for dinner, than your Dining place, Ex: the Vincent or Claude, because you can get your food anytime, and they have all kinds of food/dinner. And BIGGER portions! (The Vincent or Claude restuarant still tastes good) Try the soft serve ice cream cause it's free!

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