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Navigator of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Experience: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 3
Helpful Votes: 18

Overall Rating:

2 out of 5
Verified Review
7 Night Western Caribbean (Galveston Roundtrip)
Sail Date: February 15, 2015
Ship: Navigator of the Seas
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 8256
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 3 years ago

  This ship was refurbished last year, but many details showed her age.  The balcony in our stateroom was small, showing rust and the flooring was coming up.  The mattress was old and bumpy.  Who knows how old it was.  Asked for a firmer mattress and was denied. The food in the main dining room was excellent.  The buffet was weak.  Fried eggs were precooked and put under a heating lamp.  The buffet only had one toaster working and toast was pre made and put in a a basket and cold.  Bread selection was limited to 3 choices.  Other ships have 5 or 6 selections.  The lunch buffet used dutch ovens and they were old and chipped.  Entertainment was ok but not great.  In the promenade there was music but limited or no seating.  I don't believe that I would cruise RCL again.


Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Main dining room and Chops were great. Buffet weak

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5
only games. no other events like cooking, ice sculptures, small theater activities.


3 out of 5
Broadway shows below par to other cruise lines. other shows were ok

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
Mohamed Ali and Ansulm table 423 8 pm dinging were fantastic

Ship Quality

3 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

1 out of 5
Mattress old. Balcony had rust and flooring was coming up.

Ship Tip

Ice show was great. I am not a game player so I did not participate.

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