This was one "Jewel of a Cruise."

Jewel of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern
Experience: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 7

Overall Rating:

5 out of 5
Verified Review
Jewel of the Seas

Southern Caribbean Holiday

Sail Date: May 10, 2014

Ship: Jewel of the Seas

Cabin Type: Oceanview

Cabin Number: 3040

Traveled As: Couple

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Review Summary

I like the cruise because from the very start where we had to check our luggage in to the direction to our room was an experience that even the less experience travelers would feel comfortable. I have cruise with several of Carnival cruise lines as well as the Celebrity X. Each cruise line has its own "crowd pleaser." I cruised with Carnival when I was thirty years younger and that seem to be just what the doctor ordered. Later in life I cruised with Celebrity X. and seem just a little more "laid back". Now years later I decided to try Royal Caribbean cruise line. The Jewel of the Sea was fantastic. It had something for everyone from toddlers to senior citizens. I was estatic to see their hand sanitation policy before entering the dining areas.  It was a smooth ride, I never knew when we were docking or taking off.

Ship Experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Excellent variety. Something for everyone. Benedick has the gift to make you feel comfortable in your choice of foods.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
"Ditto," entertainment and activities comments.


5 out of 5
Execellent entertainment, We didn't participate in all of them but we enjoyed what we did join in.

Children's Programs

5 out of 5
Didn't have children with us but what I heard and saw, it seem to be just fine.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Outstanding staff. My statesroom attendant was outstanding. Israel Roberts was an assest to our cruise.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Very clean and neat.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship Tip

Any room is a good room on this ship.

Ports Of Call

San Juan, Puerto Rico

5 out of 5
We took the bus down town then took the trolley around town. A good inexpensive way to start your vacation.

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

5 out of 5
Nice Island. It definitely need more tourist attraction to build it up.

Basseterre, St. Kitts

5 out of 5
Nice island. I will leave it at that

Oranjestad, Aruba

5 out of 5
I thoroughly enjoyed Aruba. I would like to revisit.

Willemstad, Curacao

5 out of 5
Colorful.. Up and coming.
Was this review helpful? 7

Be the first to comment

Leave A Comment

Remember: Be polite and respectful. Our diverse community is home to members with different opinions and a broad range of cruise experiences.

Other Reviews Of This Sailing