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Jewel of the Seas Cruise Review to Europe - Western Mediterranean

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Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 105

Overall rating:

3.2 out of 5
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Jewel of the Seas

7 Night Western Mediterranean (Rome Roundtrip)

Sail date: November 23, 2019

Ship: Jewel of the Seas

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 8536

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

We have taken more than 20 cruises. So we can compare with other times. We were disappointed with this one. But we tried to get the best out of it.


5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
Good shows, some Trivia,


4 out of 5
Very good

Children's Programs

Didn't travel with children

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
Waiters good in general, but room steward not very friendly. Room was not very clean, when we arrive we found stuff in some drawers. papers, candy, sun glasses.

Ship Quality

2 out of 5
You can tell the ship is old.

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
When we arrived we found papers (candy wrappings) in one drawer. Another one had a pair of sunglasses. Furniture is old. needs to be replaced or cleaned. The safe didn't work. The light in the bathroom went out. Scratches in the corners or furniture, drawers, etc.

Ports of call

Civitavecchia (Rome), Italy

3 out of 5
Far from Rome, we needed to take a train.

Naples, Italy

3 out of 5
We went on our own

Valencia, Spain

4 out of 5
We went on our own

Barcelona, Spain

5 out of 5
Free shuttle, close to everything.

Toulon, France

2 out of 5
Took an excursion to Marselle

Livorno (Florence & Pisa), Italy

3 out of 5
we went on our own


4 out of 5
It was good.
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