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Serenade of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Experience: 1 cruise (first)
Reviews: 0
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

4 out of 5
Sail Date: November 01, 2010
Ship: Serenade of the Seas
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Family (young children)
Reviewed: 7 years ago

Beautifully laid out ship with room for everybody. we brought our 7 year old son who fell in love with cruising. A balcony room was definately the place to be as we saw dolphins playing in the ships wake on several occasions. The ship is very well organized, from the embarking and disembarking at the various ports to the many activities throught the ship. After being at many all inclusives, paying for every drink is hard to get over since they were so overpriced, but I understand that is the way of cruises. Our son spent every waking moment at the rock climbing wall and enjoyed every moment of it. The only part of the cruise that we were all disappointed with was the food in the main dining room. It was very average and compared to any other all-inclusive that we have been to, although the service was exceptional.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5


5 out of 5

Children's Programs

3 out of 5
We have been to Club Med many times and their childrens program is better than Royal Caribbean's.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
The extra bed for the 3rd person, in our case, our son, drops down from the ceiling. It is out of the way and is a great place for the bed. The sofa in the room is showing its age and needs to be replaced.

Pros: Excellent Service by all the staff

Cons: nickel and dimed to death and food in main dining room was just average

Recommends Serenade of the Seas? Yes!

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