Impressed with so many things

Symphony of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Eastern

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 8

Overall rating:

4.5 out of 5
Symphony of the Seas

7 Night Eastern Caribbean (Miami Roundtrip)

Sail date: November 02, 2019

Ship: Symphony of the Seas

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

So much fun with so much to do. Symphony is a beautiful and massive ship.

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Easy on easy off but getting out of terminal was a freaking nightmare. Very disorganized! Took 1 1/2 hours to get our ride and leave. But getting off the ship was a breeze.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Loved all the food choices! And the restaurants in Central Park was lovely and the food we had was great.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
Hairspray was excellent but all the shows were spectacular! Shopping at the stores were underwhelming. Too much jewelry and not enough variety and way over priced. But there was always something going on. Enjoyed the Symphony casino. The parades and shows on the Promenade was loads of fun!

Entertainment

5 out of 5
Excellent

Children's Programs

No kids with us

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Everyone was very professional and helpful.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Very clean and maintained very well.

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
Beds were ok. Room kept very clean.

Ship tip

Make sure you get your reservations for the shows as soon as possible because they fill up fast!

Ports of call

Miami, Florida

4 out of 5
Didn't see a lot of Miami. Nice weather though and pretty beaches

Philipsburg, St. Maarten

2 out of 5
People rude, too crowded. Couldn't find a place to even sit on the beach and got charged $1 to use public restroom. Kids running around naked. We were glad to get back to the ship.

San Juan, Puerto Rico

5 out of 5
Loved San Juan. A beautiful port. Loved the people and history of this lovely place.

Cococay (Cruise Line's Private Island)

5 out of 5
Really a great place. We enjoyed it so much. Good food! Many fun things to do for everyone.

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
Fast and easy.
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