Vision of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

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7+ cruises


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1 out of 5

Lack Luster Cruise over priced

Sail Date: December 19, 2015

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Traveled As: Family (older children)

Room Type: Suite

This was the worst cruise I have ever taken. The food was like fast food with no thing hot or worth eating. Deserts were lackluster calories.

The ship's  ( stripes) crew were more interested in themselves than the clients with little regard for how loud they were or obnoxious. The ship only has one outdoor pool deck and the overwhelming noise from the loud speakers made it impossible to talk to the person next to you or to enjoy. The mattress was at least 20 years old and was like sleeping on a lumpy old couch.

Refrigerator in room  didn't keep drinks cold only slightly cool. Entertainment was very disappointing and the cost was outrageous for the service we received. Celebrity pricing for a Carnival quality. RUN RUN Away!!!  Only thing that saved the trip was family time and the port of calls

Cabin / Stateroom
don't spend money on the Junior Suite . not worth the price
Embarkation and Disembarkation
thank Goodness we got out fast!!
Ship Quality
older ship with low quality mattress , too crowed pool deck with nowhere to go to enjoy family time without loud obnoxious DJ in your ear
Destinations and Excursions
Destinations were good. We used non Royal Caribbean shore excursions and got better service than those thru the ship from what other guest said
Onboard Activities
loud obnoxious DJ who needs to be on a Carnival ship
Children's Programs
who wants to see the upper management try to dance with professionals what a waste. The cruise director was more interested in trying to have the ship managers part of the shows.
Service and Staff
The Cabin Stewart was good for what he could help with but the TV in room broke 2 times toilet was backed up due to plumbing issues in 3 of our rooms
Food and Dining
cold lackluster menu which was very disappointing
Tampa, Florida
its a city with lots of traffic
Coxen Hole, Roatan, Bay Islands, Honduras
Pot Holes Dodging is an art. beautiful water
Belize City, Belize
do the river cruise with ruins fun and very informative
Costa Maya (Mahahual), Mexico
Beach trip at resort great people
Cozumel, Mexico
Mr Sancho's is a great place to have fun


I will never sail on a ship like this ever again especially during holidays. The price for the cruise was high the quality was Lackluster!! Royal Caribbean has really gone down in quality in food, entertainment, and on making cruising a enjoyable experience.

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