Excellent value for the money

Vision of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western


Contributor Level: Purser
Experience: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall Rating:

3.0 out of 5
Verified Review
4 Night Western Caribbean (Galveston Roundtrip)
Sail Date: September 11, 2014
Cabin Type: Inside
Cabin Number: 8527
Traveled As: Singles/Friends
Reviewed: 2 years ago

If you a looking for a luxury cruise, this is not the one for you. I don't mean that as a negative statement. The ship is old and a bit out dated but it was clean and well maintained. I went with the intention of turning off my phone, reading a few books, seeing the shows and getting a tan. That is exactly what I accomplished. The food was not gourmet or 5 star but there was plenty of it and many choices. It was sometimes difficult to get a cocktail, very different than past cruises where waiters constantly ask you if you wanted one. On the pool deck as well as the main buffet I was never approached by a server and asked if I cared for a drink (I was in the main dining room)

Again, this cruise is a value 3 day get a way and it is what you make it

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Plentiful but nothing special

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5

Entertainment

3 out of 5
I enjoyed the shows

Service and Staff

3 out of 5
Did their jobs, did not go the extra mile for the most part

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
old, but maintained

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Very outdated, but very clean. Spacious for an interior in a good location on the ship. Would have liked colder A/C option

Ship Tip

Nice lite lunch and snacks available in the Solarium

3 out of 5
Usual port tourist shopping with very aggressive vendors
Was this review helpful? 4

Leave a Comment

Remember: Be polite and respectful. Our diverse community is home to members with different opinions and a broad range of cruise experiences.

Anonymous




*Cruiseline.com is not a booking agent or travel agency, and does not charge any service fees to users of our site. Our partners (travel agencies and cruise lines) provide prices, which we list for our users' convenience. Cruiseline.com does not guarantee any specific rates or prices. While prices are updated daily, please check with the booking site for the exact amount. Cruiseline.com is not responsible for content on external web sites.

Back to Top