Royal Caribbean has gone downhill since our last cruise Feb 6, 2012.

Liberty of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 2

Overall Rating:

2 out of 5
Verified Review
7 Night Western Caribbean (Galveston Roundtrip)
Sail Date: September 04, 2016
Ship: Liberty of the Seas
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 1530
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 1 year ago

Favorite part was the entertainment.  The only decent meal was served by one of their specialty restaurants (incredible).  A major disappointment was the ports we visited.  You get off the ship and walk into a compound where you are fenced in and forced to shop at ship owned shops (no deals).  The only way to escape the compound was to purchase a high priced excursion.  For the most part the wait help was excellent.  Our first morning, we awoke with back issues.  We worked it out during the day and then it starts all over again the next morning.  Must be the bed.    

Food and Dining

1 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
First few days the water got so hot you could burn yourself. Then the was no hot water. We loved the larger size balcony. The bed was a killer. Could not get Fox News on the TV. The cabin was well maintained and clean.

Ship Tip

Plan on buying meals at the specialty restaurants.

5 out of 5
We love Galveston but believe the city does not handle the cruise traffic very well at all.
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