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Symphony of the Seas Cruise Review

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall rating:

4.2 out of 5
Symphony of the Seas

7 Night Eastern Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail date: September 07, 2019

Ship: Symphony of the Seas

Cabin type: Inside

Cabin number: 9251

Traveled as: Large Group

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Overall it was very nice. We were all sad to go. We will definitely take another cruise on the symphony of the seas.

Embarkation

5 out of 5
It was fast and quick. On the ship in 20 minutes.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Jamie's Italian

5 out of 5

One of my favorites. The meat plank was good and the garlic prawns. Lasagna was scintillating.

Hooked Seafood

5 out of 5

Large portions. The calm chowder and drunken mussels are the best. The lobster roll was okay to cold for me. The staff and the ambience was awesome.

Chop's Grille

5 out of 5

The best food specialty restaurant on the boat. Delicious food and excellent staff. The place books up fast but you can call or stop by restaurant to see if they have openings.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5

Center Ice Rink

4 out of 5

It’s fun to ice skate. You only get 20 mins. Which I feel is enough. The ground was starting get rough which they don’t smooth over.

Vitality at Sea Fitness Center

4 out of 5

Nice always packed. The spa was to expensive for me. However the thermal room was nice.

Entertainment

5 out of 5

Royal Theatre

4 out of 5

Great acoustic. Comfortable seats. Large theater.

AquaTheater

5 out of 5

Hiro was the best. Cool special affects and water tricks.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
The staff goes way above and beyond. They spoil you and really want to make your stay Pleasant.

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
The cabin was nice great view of the Central Park. Close to the elevator. However, I pulled all of the sheets off our bed because I wanted new sheets. We came back to our room only to be told that they found an insect on our bed. They didn’t tell us what insect it was. They moved us to a balcony stateroom over looking the ocean which was nice and the room attendant was amazing. But we had to leave all our belongings luggage included to be “ cleaned” and we would get it back in the morning. Well when we got our belongings back there was a big sign that said “ BED BUGS”!! We were instantly freaked out. Guest services only offered us 25% off our next cruise.

Ship tip

Get Ultimate dining packager is worth it!!!

Ports of call

Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas

4 out of 5
Beautiful island. Great beaches. Lots of shops. We went to Maegans it was cool but to crowded.

Basseterre, St. Kitts

3 out of 5
Not much to do island was okay. Take a city tour. It’s should be no more than 20$.

Miami, Florida

4 out of 5
Nice and clean.

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
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