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Vision of the Seas Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 8

Overall rating:

3.7 out of 5
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Vision of the Seas

7 Night Southern Caribbean (San Juan Roundtrip)

Sail date: February 15, 2020

Ship: Vision of the Seas

Cabin number: 7622

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 6 months ago

Review summary

Loved the ports of call, would have liked to stay longer. Ship was ok, 22 yrs old. Some of the customer service area could have been nicer. Most of the crew in general were very nice!

Embarkation

4 out of 5
No Complaints

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

2 out of 5
Dining room food was ok, not great. Buffets were good

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Pools. Very crowded on the day at sea. Small for the size of the ship.

Entertainment

4 out of 5
All were good. Enjoyed the Comedian and shows in general.

Children's Programs

No kids

Service and Staff

4 out of 5

Ship Quality

1 out of 5
Traveled with a person in wheel chair, thresholds in majority of the ship were a nightmare to get through. Spoke to management regarding this matter on how easy it would be to fix. Hoping they were address this issue and fix soon. Spoke to many other passengers traveling with a wheel chair and they all had issues. Very disappointing that we had to address it at all. Manager was very understanding.

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
Steward kept cabin clean and the size was fine.

Ship tip

If you are traveling with someone with special needs of a wheel chair I wouldnt do it. Not the ship for you. They only have 2 excursions that are accessible. The one in Antigua was terrible. They didnt know how to operate the lift as it was in Japanese, and the wheel chair was in the back of the van and no microphone for driver. Plus excursion was pretty lame. Getting around the ship over the thresholds were very difficult and annoying.

Ports of call

San Juan, Puerto Rico

5 out of 5
Old San Juan, very nice!

Tortola, British Virgin Islands

4 out of 5
Visited the shops near the port , they were nice. Went to the beach on our own, kind of scary .

St. John's, Antigua

3 out of 5
The accessible excursion for wheel chairs was very poor. The driver was late and didn't know how to operate the lift. Wheel chair in back of van, drive had no microphone. So they couldn't hear anything unless I relayed it back to them. Mostly driving around, one stop wasn't that interesting.

Bridgetown, Barbados

5 out of 5
Loved the Catamaran excursion snorkeling with the turtles, Well Done !

Castries, St. Lucia

5 out of 5
Went to Renduit Beach on our own. Very Nice!

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

5 out of 5
Did the Dune Buggy Excursion, very organized and nice. If you go in there gift shop, be prepared to bargain with them. No prices.

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
Well done
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