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Allure of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

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

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
Verified Review
7 Night Eastern Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)
Sail Date: September 25, 2016
Ship: Allure of the Seas
Cabin Type: Suite
Cabin Number: 9632
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 1 year ago

We enjoyed the ship. There is always so much to do. The entertainment is second to none. 


We we were very disappointed the the Captain choose to change our route. He said it was because of the tropical depression (hurricane Matthew). The fact is that we were well ahead of the storm and other ships had no problem going to the ports we were supposed to be at. Disney's Majic was in St Thomas the same day, they had absolutely no issues. Adventure of the Seas (a RCI ship) was in the exact same area. The Captain made a bad decision that ruined a lot of people's plans. One couple was getting married on St Thomas. I got the impression that this ship is not the most sea worthy ship and they avoid weather at all costs or the Captain jumped at the chance to take us to their private island Labadee (in Haiti) directly in the path of Hurricane Matthew!  In Labadee RCI gets an opportunity to just make more money off of the passengers. 

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
The only standout was Claudio in the Chops restaurant. He was incredible and a true professional. He went above and beyond. Claudio gave us the WOW factor.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Cabin steward was not very motivated

Ship Tip

Ask for Claudio at Chops to wait on you!

3 out of 5

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas Did not visit port

We did not get to go there!

Philipsburg, St. Maarten Did not visit port

We did not get to go there!
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