Southern Caribbean Cruise

Jewel of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

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Reviews: 6
Helpful Votes: 95

Overall rating:

4 out of 5
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Jewel of the Seas

7 Night Southern Caribbean (San Juan Roundtrip)

Sail date: March 04, 2018

Ship: Jewel of the Seas

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 7160

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

We wre happy with our cruise, specifically the dining room staff who too good care of us, so was the state too steward

Embarkation

4 out of 5
We went around 2:00 PM and there was not much of line and our check in was rather quick

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
We ate only at the Tie\des and the fodd was great

Windjammer Café

4 out of 5

The selections were good and the waiters very helpful

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5
We did not participate in any Onboard activities

Entertainment

2 out of 5
There were no varieties and the shopping area is on the way to the theater and looked cramped, not good selections. The liquors shop looked very depleted

Children's Programs

4 out of 5
The entertainment was good. This ship did not have that many children, mostly senior people. Very good seating after refurfishment

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
The staff were great and took good care of us.

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
After the refurbishment, it looks like the rooms with balcony have shrunk, but the ship was clean

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
The cabin looked is smaller and space to move around was less than the other Royal Caribbean ships we have been. The attendant kept it clean.

Ports of call

San Juan, Puerto Rico Did not visit port

Passes through from the airport ot sea port to board the ship

Frederiksted, St. Croix, U.S.V.I. Did not visit port

Captain changed the port to St. Thomas due to weather condtions

Philipsburg, St. Maarten

4 out of 5
This is our second visit. The first visit we saw the French side of the island. This time the Dutch side and visited Maho beach to see planes land

Fort-De-France, Martinique

4 out of 5
Nice island with lush rain forest

Bridgetown, Barbados

3 out of 5
It was an okay island to visit

St. George's, Grenada

4 out of 5
Lush green forest and lots of banan tree, mangoes and nut meg. A very hilly country

Disembarkation

4 out of 5
Our luggage was waiting for us when we got off the ship. The customs line was a little long but cleared quickly

Traveler Photos

Sailing toward St. Thomas dock Celebrity Equinox docked
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