Mariner of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Contributor Level: Purser

2-3 cruises


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4 out of 5

Food average; but, overall great experience

Sail Date: March 31, 2013

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Traveled As: Family (older children)

Room Type: Suite

This was my first cruise with Royal Caribbean. The ship was beautiful, the entertainment good and varied, the excursions fun. The service was outstanding in all areas. The staff were friendly, spoke good English, and were willing to have have conversations with the guests. I loved having a separate adult-only pool area. Unfortunately, the food was average. (Frankly, I thought the Carnival Triumph cruise I took last year had much better food.) If you want to pay extra you can go to the specialty restaurants, where the food is much better.
Other than the average food the rest of the experience was so outstanding that I would definitely go again.
Ship Quality
Food and Dining
Disappointing, cafeteria food at best
Cabin / Stateroom
Service and Staff
Children's Programs Did not use
Onboard Activities
Destinations and Excursions

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