9 night Greek Isles

Jewel of the Seas Cruise Review to Europe - Mediterranean

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 21

Overall rating:

3 out of 5
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Jewel of the Seas

9 Night Greek Isles (Rome Roundtrip)

Sail date: June 10, 2016

Ship: Jewel of the Seas

Cabin type: Inside

Cabin number: 3545

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Review summary

Best part: Cruise  was smooth and relaxing.

Improvements:  Could provide more chairs by pool and other areas outside on decks;  am not needing disability assistant but I saw a lot of elderly having a hard time finding places to sit down.  Also I felt that providing alcohol was more of a priority than those who didn't drink.  Guest services lines were to time consuming (you need more help there for sure).  Food could be improved with variety instead of the same thing night after night.  Like why no fries or burgers after hours when Windjammer was closed. Please do something about in stateroom tv viewing; same shows for 9 days (that was boring and not very enjoyable).  Your cruise director was funny but I felt he could have taken in consideration with some of his comments that there were children on board.  We had a great housekeeper (Joyce) she did a wonderful job and was super friendly.  

Not sure if I would recommend the Jewel of the Seas to someone.  Ship was a little smaller than I expected.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
change the menu daily

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5
not for families more for singles

Entertainment

1 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Joyce (housekeeping)

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
So; So

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
It was nice

Ship tip

None

Ports of call

Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy

3 out of 5

Messina, Sicily

5 out of 5

Mykonos, Greece

5 out of 5
Enjoying a meal next to the sea.

Kusadasi (Ephesus), Turkey

5 out of 5
Visiting an ancient city of Bible times

Santorini, Greece

5 out of 5
Taking photos!

Piraeus (Athens), Greece

3 out of 5

Naples, Italy

5 out of 5
Eating gelato from a 150 year old establishment. For me by far the best in all of Italy!!! Located in Sorrento, Italy
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