Anthem of the Seas Cruise Review to Europe - Western Europe

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5 out of 5

Great Staff, Great Ship

Sail Date: April 22, 2015

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Traveled As: Family (older children)

Room Type: Inside

From the moment we arrived at the dock we were welcomed, smiled at and treated like VIPS.  My mom was helped with her wheelchair by a friendly and attentive porter at the dock.  

On a maiden voyage there will be a few technical glitches and these were handled with grace and poise by the guest services staff.  They tried in every way to compensate for any small inconveniences, and we were more than satisfied by the efforts to resolve all issues.  

We got in every show we wanted to see, the waitstaff made us feel like Royalty and we loved our Steward.

So much to do, I would have to write a novel, just suffice to say, my daughter loved Puzzle Break and Flying Trapeze the best!

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Ship Quality
Food and Dining
Cabin / Stateroom
Great Shower, lots of room and cupboard space!
Service and Staff
Two people were so great we commended them to management, our steward and a guest services employee.
Loved Spectra's Cabaret especially!
Children's Programs
Onboard Activities
I loved Rock Climbing and watching my child on the trapeze!
Destinations and Excursions
Paris excursion was wonderful, great tour guide, but needed much more free time there!
Southampton (London), England
Day trip to Oxford or Isle of Wight on wish list for next time.
Vigo, Spain
Taxi Driver took us to local sites, beautiful!
Gijon, Spain
Harbor with the boats
Bilbao, Spain
Guggenheim Museum
Le Havre (Paris), France
Museum d'Orsay


So much to do, bring the daily program.
Make dinner reservations online before you go, but don't stress about it if you need to change on ship, they work very hard to accommodate you.

For alone time, there are nice areas on deck five with outside seating.

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