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Harmony of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

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Overall rating:

4.6 out of 5
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Harmony of the Seas

7 Night Western Caribbean (Port Canaveral Roundtrip)

Sail date: January 19, 2020

Ship: Harmony of the Seas

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 9322

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 7 months ago

Review summary

Disappointing. Very crowded. Hundreds of kids running around every day. Recommend NOT going the third week of January on Royal. Ship clean and employees very friendly and helpful. Dining room food was ok, not as hot as could be at times. Selection could be better. Windjammer very crowded and at times unorganized. Kids all over as well. Not able to use the Solarium restaurant this week, reserved all week for a special group. Too bad. Entertainment was great. Just get there early to get a good seat. Overall cruise was good, took three other couples and they have never been on a large ship like the Harmony. Probably will never do again. I had told them it would never seem like it was crowded, opps, that was a mistake. Oh well, now we know.

Embarkation

5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
Wait staff was wonderful and friendly in dining room and buffet. Did not go to any specialty restaurant.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
N/A

Entertainment

5 out of 5
Very good and entertaining.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
All were very good.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Pretty good for the size of the ship. Windjammer kind of confusing. Salad area backwards from most buffets I have ever been to.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Beds were very hard for me and my wife so I spoke to the room steward and she put extra layers of bed toppers under sheets and it was ok the rest of the week. Very clean room. Very noisy from folks next door with children on both sides.

Ship tip

Don’t go the third week of January. Way too many kids running around. Crying yelling etc.

Ports of call

Port Canaveral, Florida

5 out of 5

Perfect Day At Coco Cay, Bahamas

4 out of 5
Just walked around, great for kids. Good place to lay in sun on a beach or pool.

Costa Maya (Mahahual), Mexico

4 out of 5
Very very crowded and small area. Did not do an excursion.

Coxen Hole, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras

4 out of 5
No excursion. Shopping and walked around. Very busy and crowded with people from 2 ships there at the same time. A lot of construction there and very small area unkess you are taking a tour.

Cozumel, Mexico

4 out of 5
Again very busy 5 ships in at same time. Clean port a lot of shopping. Been there several times on other cruises.

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
Wonderful, fast and easy.
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