Serenade of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Contributor Level: Deck Hand

4-6 cruises


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3 out of 5

Good but not the best

Sail Date: July 31, 2011

Reviewed: 5 years ago

Traveled As: Couple

Room Type: Oceanview

The ship Serenade of the Seas is beautiful and was kept very clean. The staff and service was excellent. The food left a lot to be desired, especially in the Wind jammer Cafe (where meals are served buffet style). The ship had a lack of fun activities while cruising. We like to stay busy and entertained and there were not that many activities on board. The shops on the ship had limited products and the deals were not good at all. Some of the jewelry and watches on board looked like it came from the dollar store. Bottom line, we had a good time, but we have cruised with another cruise line that was more fun and a much better value for our money. The next time we will cruise with the " Fun Ships" again!

Pros: The service

Cons: The food

Recommends Serenade of the Seas? Yes!

Ship Quality
Food and Dining
Poor variety, average quality and taste. Dining staff was fantastic though!
Cabin / Stateroom
Lacked a variety of activities. We found ourselves board on more than one occasion and we only had one day at sea!
Service and Staff
Bridgetown, Barbados
Take an excursion at this port, or go to the beach, not a lot of good shopping here.
Frederiksted, St. Croix, U.S.V.I.
Was disappointed with the shopping here, do something else!
Philipsburg, St. Maarten
Great shopping, great beaches, beautiful!
St. John's, Antigua
Great for shopping and the beach, just beautiful!
Don't Miss: Zip lining and ropes course
Castries, St. Lucia
One of the most beautiful places in the world! You must tour this gorgeous island!

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