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Allure of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 13

Overall rating:

4.8 out of 5
Allure of the Seas

7 Night Eastern Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)

Sail date: August 19, 2018

Ship: Allure of the Seas

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

Our first vacation not in a campground. Our first vacation as single girls. Not our last cruise.

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Quick and painless

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Main dining room was all that I hoped, buffet had a great variety, our non alcohol pacage gave us lots of choices to drink.

Wipe Out Cafe

4 out of 5

Quick and easy but the hot dogs could be better

Windjammer Marketplace

5 out of 5

Easy to try new things to eat. Lots of space to sit

Starbucks

5 out of 5

They knew my daighters choice after one visit

Cafe Promenade

5 out of 5

Great place to get a snack or light meal

Blaze

5 out of 5

Daughter enjoyed the music

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
So much to do, not enough time. Maybe someday I will do a back to back cruise to see and do it all.

Swimming Pools

5 out of 5

So many to choose from

Solarium

5 out of 5

Beautiful views of the sea

Picture This

5 out of 5

Eady to pick the photos you want. Not pushy.

Flowrider

5 out of 5

I just watched my daughter do the rough stuff

Dunes Mini Golf

5 out of 5

Fun eay to spend an afternoon

Casino Royale

5 out of 5

Lots of machines and lessons at the table games

Entertainment

5 out of 5
Over the top great

On Air Club

5 out of 5

Great place for bingo and the singing

Central Park

5 out of 5

Greenery and bird sounds, what more could you want

Aqua Theater

5 out of 5

Awesome, fun show

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Wait staff in main dining room could not have done more for us. Room steward gave us 5 star service

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
All cleaner than Disney properties and that is saying alot. Ship design and layout kept you interested. You never felt trapped.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Excellent. Size just right for me and young adult daughter.

Ship tip

Be ready to have fun. Bring comfy shoes.

Ports of call

Philipsburg, St. Maarten

4 out of 5
Damage from hurricane very sad. I would skip excursion here and just go to town and beach. Give the island time to recover.

San Juan, Puerto Rico

4 out of 5
What we saw was good. We were there from 8 am to 2 pm. Not enough time. Again I would skip tour and just walk the city.

Labadee (Cruise Line Private Island)

5 out of 5
Best port. Labadee traditions was very interesting and I would suggest this tour to anyone.

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
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