Great Trip....Horrible Disembarkation!

Rhapsody of the Seas Cruise Review to Transatlantic

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 8
Helpful Votes: 13

Overall rating:

4.5 out of 5
Rhapsody of the Seas

14 Night Canary Islands & Perfect Day (Barcelona To Tampa)

Sail date: November 09, 2019

Ship: Rhapsody of the Seas

Cabin type: Inside

Cabin number: 8077

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Cruise was great overall but it was such a horror getting off the ship we will have to think twice about sailing into Tampa again. Emailed RCL about it and they (typically of RCL) did not reply.


5 out of 5
No problems, easy onboarding

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
Meat is typically under cooked so you have to be careful there.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
OK for an inside, larger than average I think

Ship tip

Lots of smoking going on in the casino!

Ports of call

Barcelona, Spain

5 out of 5

Lanzarote, Canary Islands

5 out of 5

Las Palmas, Gran Canaria, Canary Islands

5 out of 5

Santa Cruz De La Palma, Canary Islands

5 out of 5

Perfect Day At Coco Cay, Bahamas

5 out of 5
Lots of upgrades to the island. Kids looked like they were having a great time!

Tampa, Florida

1 out of 5


1 out of 5
Disorganized disembarkation, wait time in line to get off the ship was over 40 minutes. Wait time to go through TSA over 30 minutes.
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