Dubai to Barcelona

Mariner of the Seas Cruise Review to Other (Asia/Africa/Middle East)

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 3

Overall rating:

4.8 out of 5
Mariner of the Seas

15 Night Arabian Sea & Suez Canal (Dubai To Barcelona)

Sail date: April 22, 2018

Ship: Mariner of the Seas

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: 8302

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

Crew and facilities were great. We did a "private" tour in Ashdod and they let all the RC tours off first, making us 3 hours late.


5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Schooner Bar

5 out of 5

Stan and Yannis are THE BEST!!!!! Made our cruise a pleasure!

Chop's Grille

5 out of 5

Delicious food. Our BEST dining experience.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5

General Store

1 out of 5

Very sadly lacking in merchandise. It was obvious this ship was going into drydock and they hadn't bothered restocking.


5 out of 5

Jazz Lounge

1 out of 5

We were told we weren't "good enough" (Diamond or above) to go in.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship tip

Going into drydock and rehab

Ports of call

Dubai, U.A.E.

5 out of 5

Aqaba (Petra), Jordan

5 out of 5

Suez Canal Transit

5 out of 5

Ashdod, Israel

2 out of 5
Took 3 hours to get off boat ... they off loaded RC tours first. Made us late.

Souda (Chania), Crete

5 out of 5

Barcelona, Spain

5 out of 5


5 out of 5
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