Disappointment of the Seas

Oasis of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 8

Overall Rating:

1 out of 5
Verified Review
7 Night Eastern Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)
Sail Date: April 05, 2014
Ship: Oasis of the Seas
Cabin Type: Inside
Cabin Number: GTY
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 4 years ago

did give me the best price, and it was easy to book, none of my review includes .

I have been on 11 cruises over 6 cruise lines.


Day one on ship everything seems fine until the dining room. A week before embarkation I reserved a private table for me & fiance. Once I get to the dining room, they try to set us at a large table full of people. This is how i've always done dinner in the past and it is OK, however I did make my request and was accepted a week previous for a table for 2. I explain this to the dining room manager, she replies to me loud enough for the whole area to hear: "What, do you hate people so much that you can't sit next to them?"  How professional of her. I did eat in the dining room that night, and formal night only. The food was on par with their Monarch of the Seas, so I ate at the buffet the other nights, which wasn't so bad since it's the same food anyway.


My favorite island is Nassau, which this ship spent the least amount of time at. Didn't have time to eat breakfast and visit Atlantis.

St. Thomas looked like a freight yard and the boat spends the Most time at this island.

St. Maarten was enjoyable, specifically airport beach.


Reservations for shows are highly recomended. I didn't reserve for the comedy show, and never got to see it. This is my fault for not reserving; I think the room holds 40 people. 


The highlight of the entertainment was Mo5aic, a music group out of Las Vegas. Improv show was also good.


The "neighborhoods" are unique for a ship, but they don't draw the crowd. If you want to visit the buffet, you must wait in line before entering as it is always over crowded.


This ship is like a floating tourist attraction rather than a relaxing cruise. Everyone I overheard had seen it on TV and wanted to sail. 


I did love the ship itself, but the staff, entertainment, and food for 7 days is definitely lacking. 


I suppose the price is worth it if you want bragging rights. 

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Low class ship food.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Generally Something going on, if not just free pizza.


3 out of 5
Only Mo5aic keeps it from being bad.

Children's Programs


Service and Staff

1 out of 5
Besides stateroom attendant, rude & not helpful.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Very unique and impressive

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Stateroom was fine.

Ship Tip

See Mo5aic, See the iguanas on the pier at St. Thomas, Reserve all shows before you board.

5 out of 5
I love Atlantis, though didn't have enough time to visit this trip.
1 out of 5
Didn't enjoy this industrial island.
5 out of 5
Airport beach very fun
Was this review helpful? 8

Leave a Comment

Remember: Be polite and respectful. Our diverse community is home to members with different opinions and a broad range of cruise experiences.

Other Reviews Of This Sailing

*Cruiseline.com is not a booking agent or travel agency, and does not charge any service fees to users of our site. Our partners (travel agencies and cruise lines) provide prices, which we list for our users' convenience. Cruiseline.com does not guarantee any specific rates or prices. While prices are updated daily, please check with the booking site for the exact amount. Cruiseline.com is not responsible for content on external web sites.

Back to Top