Empress of the Seas Cruise Review

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Helpful Votes: 64

Overall rating:

3.7 out of 5
Empress of the Seas

7 Night Best Of Cuba (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail date: November 12, 2018

Ship: Empress of the Seas

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: 7506

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 10 months ago

Review summary

First time in Cuba, interesting, makes you appreciate the USA, would not go again. Empress of the sea, The state rooms are small so go for a balcony and book early.


4 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
Nothing outstanding

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5


4 out of 5
Better than expected

Service and Staff

4 out of 5
Very good

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
Was built in 1989 so at the time it was a state of the art but still a well maintained vessel

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
Suite it was nice

Ship tip

Overall the rooms are smaller, not that many balcony so book early

Ports of call


3 out of 5
Plenty of old cars in good condition, very little traffic, food was ok,definitely a eye opener and confirms that you don’t need a communist government or liberal government


3 out of 5
First time in Cuba, no doubt about a 3rd world country


4 out of 5
Small ship only 1800 px so it was quick
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