Amazing ship! Wonderful ports!

Harmony of the Seas Cruise Review to Europe - Western Mediterranean

Contributor Level: Purser
Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Vote: 1

Overall Rating:

5 out of 5
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7 Night Western Mediterranean (Barcelona Roundtrip)
Sail Date: September 18, 2016
Ship: Harmony of the Seas
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 6200
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 1 year ago

We have traveled with RCI many times but this ship has outdone them all! The service was impeccable,the amenities excellent and the ports of call wonderful. The food,surprisingly, we give four stars. Not as varied as in other RCI ships. One problem was the size of the ship limits access to regular ports  where the town's were within walking distance.RCI  provides buses but in some cases at a cost. We only took one RCI excursion and it was good(Pisa &Lucca ) from La Special. The others were pre arranged private tours. Our only regret is not having enough time to enjoy the attractions on the ship. Only one day at sea made it hard to do all the fun stuff ! Most excursions lasted all day ,not wanting to miss anything at ports of call.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Clean and very comfortable. Modern decor ,lots of storage.l service impeccable !

Ship Tip

Formal night not so formal! Did not " dress up"once! Make show reservations prior to sailing. My time dining was great for us because we have emerald status, but make reservations ahead to avoid waiting lines. Days are long in ports so plan accordingly. Use Royal IQ.

5 out of 5
5 out of 5
Take Lucca and Pisa tour . Florence has so much to see that it is not worth doing in 2-3 hours
5 out of 5
Go to Pompeii and Capri. The visit to Sorrento and Positano,although beautiful scenery,not worth it! They are tourist shopping traps.
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