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Adventure of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 8

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
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Adventure of the Seas
7 Night Southern Caribbean (San Juan Roundtrip)
Sail Date: October 17, 2015
Ship: Adventure of the Seas
Cabin Type: Inside
Cabin Number: 8607
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 2 years ago

The ports of call are great, but the ship is looking very haggard as it is scheduled for a badly needed refurb in spring of 2016. The rooms have missing screws on the doors, stains on the carpet and chairs. Shower handles have cracked chrome that can cut one as they shower. The evening entertainment & dining rooms are great, but watch out for the Windjammer. The Windjammer buffet features cold and off temperature food, not a good mix. I wouldn't sail on the Adventure of the Seas ship again. Cruise directer is great and does all he can to cover the gaps.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Buffet is terrible. Dining rooms are great!

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Children's Programs

5 out of 5

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
Wait staff in the dining room was super. Cabin attendant staff below par, Cabins not serviced and dirty, no Interaction.

Ship Quality

1 out of 5
Ship is well worn and not being taken care of as refurb is coming in spring 2016.

Cabin / Stateroom

1 out of 5
Cabin was dirty and worn terribly. Very cramped when a king bed is assembled. Closets are not handy, nor are most amenities in the cabin.

Ship Tip

Avoid the Windjammer buffet as food is all processed store bought food. No creativity.

5 out of 5
Great initial port, but Old San Juan is a taxi away. The RC port is NOT like Carnival where you get off in Old San Juan.
3 out of 5
Kind of boring and not much to see.
5 out of 5
Go to the Runway Maho beach & bar to watch the landings and takeoffs, amazing!
5 out of 5
Nelson's Dock historical area was great. Great history tours.
5 out of 5
Watch you purse or wallet, if it falls to the ground, it will be gone in a flash if you don't get it first. All attractions are away from the ship except the market. Beware of thieves.
5 out of 5
Don't go to beach by Rhianna's estate. The surf is treacherous and coral boulders roll up with each wave beating up your feet and legs, leaving a bloody mess!
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