Beautiful ship, but definitely needs refurbishing!!!

Freedom of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 2

Overall rating:

4.3 out of 5
Freedom of the Seas

7 Night Southern Caribbean (San Juan Roundtrip)

Sail date: September 29, 2019

Ship: Freedom of the Seas

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: 1620

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Having recently traveled on Symphony of the Seas, we could compare the two ships, and there really is no comparison. This ship is nice, but it needs to be updated, more entertainment should be added, more dining choices should be added. Staff was very efficient.


3 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Main dining choices were ok, limited choices for specialty dining, Mexican was outstanding!!!

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5


3 out of 5
Not many choices for evening performances, shows could be better.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
Common areas were clean but 'tired', definitely needs a facelift

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
cabin was perfect, very roomy, always clean, no complaints

Ship tip

Definitely no internet, it needs to be updated!!!

Ports of call

San Juan, Puerto Rico

5 out of 5

Philipsburg, St. Maarten

5 out of 5
beautiful beaches

Basseterre, St. Kitts

5 out of 5
beautiful beaches

St. John's, Antigua

5 out of 5
beautiful beaches

Castries, St. Lucia

3 out of 5
didn't do much

Bridgetown, Barbados

3 out of 5


1 out of 5
it took way too long, they need to update their system
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