Bland and ho hum cruise

Serenade of the Seas Cruise Review to Europe - Western Mediterranean
Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 5

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
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Serenade of the Seas

12 Night Mediterranean & Greek Isles (Barcelona Roundtrip)

Sail Date: October 27, 2012

Ship: Serenade of the Seas

Cabin Type: Suite

Traveled As: Large Group

Reviewed: 6 years ago

Review Summary

The ship is getting a total revamp in 3 weeks. The weather was cold, the seas were rough so there was very limited things to do poolside, as expected. However, the ship's crew could have increased the available activities indoors to make up for the bad weather. It seems med cruises are more for the elderly!

Ship Experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
ho hum. First three days of our twelve day cruise\, the food was bland. The selections got better by day four. The midnight buffet was the most lackluster event I have ever seen on RC cruise.


1 out of 5
Entertainment on this ship was LACKING!!

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
My favorite staff members were the housekeeping staff and the windjammer cafe staff. Always friendly\, always smiling.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Very clean

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Oh\, definitely upgrade to suite. So worth the money.

Pros: The Grand Suite Accommodations with Concierge service

Cons: Lack of activities on the ship.

Recommends Serenade of the Seas? No.

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