Overall Good Cruise - Coastal Kitchen/Suite Lounge disappointing

Allure of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Experience: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 18
Helpful Votes: 58

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
7 Night Eastern Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)
Sail Date: March 13, 2016
Ship: Allure of the Seas
Cabin Type: Suite
Cabin Number: 10636
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 2 years ago

Shows were good, room was excellent, overall service was excellent.  Capt Jonny is the best.  Was disappointed that RC has decided to cater to the Gold Card Suites and remove the Viking Crown Lounge and make it a private area for Suite guest only.  Best place on the ship and they took it away.  Also had a problem with our early dining.  We requested a 8-10 top table a year ago and was given a 2 top table right in the middle of a high traffic area.  Ended up walking out the first night and eating at the Coastal Kitchen 3 nights and Windjammer the rest of the time.  Asked for another table but they said they couldn't accommodate us due to spring break.   I was a little surprised to find that even though the ship was full and the weather was perfect, there were plenty of chairs available in the Adult Solarium.  Usually that is not the case.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Requested 8-10 top table and got a 2 top. Why give that option and then not honor it?

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

1 out of 5
Suite Lounge and Coastal Kitchen a disappointment

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Excellent Cabin, balcony juts out slightly from the ship and faces forward

Ship Tip

Jonny Rockets has a free breakfast that is pretty good. Also the Diamond Club has a pretty good breakfast.

5 out of 5
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