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Celebrity Equinox Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 9

Overall rating:

4 out of 5
Celebrity Equinox

7 Night Western Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail date: July 28, 2018

Ship: Celebrity Equinox

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 9304

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

1st cuise - didnt know what to expect- we chose well with a deck - had breakfast served - no extra charge most mornings - our room attendant - beyond excellent - pleasant and helpful, which also represents most of the staff where ever we went. Only one bad bartender (beer bar) - so... you just don't go there. Martini bar bartenders should have their own show - they were amazing!! Dinner staff, speciality dining staff, people in the halls staff, coming on, going off, all were lovely people. I would suggest for entertainment areas for jazz emsemble, or disco night, or 20's night, they kinda got that, but dance area is small and not everyone can be included.

Embarkation

5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5

Entertainment

4 out of 5
Celebrity dancers were amazing - they must practice - A LOT! Love the attitude they project

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Beyond measure - helpful, friendly, kind, tell stories, can't express our gratitude of their service

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Easy to navigate, not enough room for everyone to sit out on a cruise day, dance floor in center is too small

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship tip

Do it - don't second guess yourself

Ports of call

Key West, Florida

4 out of 5
Did pub crawl - our tour guide - EXCELLENT - loved the Keys - thinking about just going there for a short vacation

George Town, Grand Cayman

1 out of 5
Should have signed up for the cave excursion, people we met said it was wonderful, walked around town - felt sketchy

Cozumel, Mexico

4 out of 5
Did the Tequila tour - tour guide - beyond excellent - location a little dumpy but then you realize - this is good standards - so you go with it - all in all - fun excursion

Costa Maya (Mahahual), Mexico

2 out of 5
Went to "all inclusive" beach - rip off - 45 minute bus ride from port - on a river with fresh water- no sandy beach - lots of pebbles - they say in the jungle - man they arent kidding - only thing missing is men with machine guns to keep you safe

Disembarkation

4 out of 5
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