Nice relaxing cruise. Small ship but served its purpose.

Empress of the Seas Cruise Review

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 3
Helpful Votes: 43

Overall rating:

3.3 out of 5
Empress of the Seas

8 Night Eastern Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail date: January 11, 2020

Ship: Empress of the Seas

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: 4500

Traveled as: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Very relaxing for the most part. Half the ship was seasick from the choppy waters.


5 out of 5
Had a package deal but very fast and smooth.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Food in specialty restaurants was amazing. Regular dining okay and buffet was same things everyday...just ehhh.

Onboard Activities

2 out of 5
Not alot to do on ship. Had fun at what was available though.


2 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

2 out of 5
Very small. Was suppose to have oceanview but was given a porthole. Walls were paperthin.

Ship tip

Don't expect the same as the larger ships. Don't get a cabin in very front of ship by a service door.

Ports of call

San Juan, Puerto Rico

3 out of 5
Ship got there late because of choppy waters so my excursions were cancelled.

Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda, B.V.I.

3 out of 5
Went to St. Croix instead. But it was Beautiful but small!

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

5 out of 5

Labadee (Cruise Line Private Island)

2 out of 5

Miami, Florida

5 out of 5


4 out of 5
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