Relaxing but not boring

Jewel of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western


Contributor Level: Deck Hand
Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall Rating:

4.0 out of 5
Verified Review
6 Night Western Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)
Sail Date: November 11, 2007
Ship: Jewel of the Seas
Cabin Type: Suite
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 10 years ago
The ship was clean and well maintained with a very helpful staff. I had planned on paying the extra money for the specialty restaurants but the main dining room experience made it unnecessary. Since food is free I had expected sodas to be part of the price of sailing so I did not like paying $40.00 for sodas. I would recommend skipping the shopping seminar since it seems to be a direct sales pitch for Diamonds International. We were very dissappointed with Royal Caribbean's recommendations in this regard.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Entertainment

3 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
3 out of 5
Shopping was stressful and the salesmen relentless, especially at the stores recommended by Royal Caribbean.
Don't Miss: Royal Dolphin Swim was outstanding!!!
5 out of 5
The Mayan ruins at Chichen Itza were great, well worth the 3 hour bus ride. We picked up tons of gifts at the site where locals were actually making them in front of you.
Don't Miss: Mayan ruins in Chichen Itza, Mexico
3 out of 5

Don't Miss: Cave tubing and Zip lines
3 out of 5

Pros: Food was great

Cons: Sodas should be complimentary

Recommends Jewel of the Seas? Yes!

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