Monarch of the Seas (RETIRED) 221 Cruise Review to Caribbean - Bahamas

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2-3 cruises


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4 out of 5

A great cruise, but with hidden costs.

Sail Date: January 20, 2012

Reviewed: 5 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Oceanview

The ship is a bit older and smaller, but overall was clean and well kept.

Pros: Good food, excellent shows, and a great staff

Cons: Some of the hidden costs pushed the overall cost higher than expected.

Recommends Monarch of the Seas (RETIRED) 221? Yes!

Ship Quality
The ship is a bit small, and is showing some signs of wear. The staff does an excellent job of keeping it clean.
Food and Dining
Selection could have been more diverse. The presentation and taste of the food was great.
Cabin / Stateroom
Small, but about standard for a stateroom.
Service and Staff
The staff was very friendly and helpful. They went out of their way to make sure we had a good cruise experience.
Shows were excellent.

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