1/12/2019 Western Caribbean on Symphony

Symphony of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 4
Helpful Votes: 48

Overall rating:

3.2 out of 5
Symphony of the Seas

7 Night Western Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail date: January 12, 2019

Ship: Symphony of the Seas

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

We travel as a couple This ship is probably great for a family or group trip There were a lot of children Apparently the schools in central and South America were on vacation


5 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Over 6200 passengers is too many At times moving about the ship was like a wrestling match

Johnny Rockets

4 out of 5

Food was surprisingly goodGood milkshakes and the Hot Fudge sundae was terrific

Solarium Bistro

4 out of 5

Food was good and this was a quieter and less crowded venue restricted to the over 16 crowd

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5


5 out of 5
The entertainment was absolutely top not h

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
Dining room service was outstanding Room Stewards all complained of being overworked

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Beautiful and very well maintained

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Boardwalk balcony had privacy issues but easily dealt with The shower with plastic door was spacious Overall layout of cabin was not comfortable

Ports of call

Coxen Hole, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras

2 out of 5
If you aren’t snorkeling or diving this is a typical poverty ridden Caribbean island

Costa Maya (Mahahual), Mexico Did not visit port

Heavy rain all day

Cozumel, Mexico

3 out of 5
7 ships in port so Cozumel was crowded

Nassau, Bahamas

3 out of 5
5 ships in port really overwhelms Nassau


2 out of 5
Slow to leave ship Shuttle to airport terrible If I had it to do over I would have done better spending the extra money on a taxi
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