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Transatlantic Jewel of the Seas Transatlantic Cruise Reviews

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Transatlantic

Review for Jewel of the Seas to Transatlantic

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Jasukkie

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

This was my first Transatlantic cruise and I'm so glad we chose this sailing. The weather was ideal and we only hit what could be considered rough water on our last sea day in the Mediterranean. There were many positives and some negatives and some of them may be deal breakers for some people so I will do my best to describe them. Embarkation in Miami: surprisingly slow. The security scan part ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Ocean View Balcony


Still a jewel, but with tarnished facets

Review for Jewel of the Seas to Transatlantic

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water1519

10+ Cruises

Age 80s

Great ship, Andrea, the cruise director is a gem. Afternoon concerts across the pond were great. Food ok but very boring; it is unfortunate that Adrea’s Enthusiasm does not rub off on balance of crew. Luggage handling, and shore excursion desk beyond poor. Expansion of diamond lounge was a great move. Luggage confiscated without notification or cause. Incorrect and conflicting information on shore ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Ocean View Balcony


Disappointing Crossing

Review for Jewel of the Seas to Transatlantic

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retired61108

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Chose this cruise because of dates and thought we would try something new. Reviews were good. We travel Celebrity as a rule. Use TAs as transportation Extremely disappointed in this ship. Food was absolutely inedible. First night in Giovanni’s ordered filet medium well.. was medium rare and took 25 minutes for another. Too late. Tho the shrimp was good Chops Ok MDR service poor ...
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Sail Date: March 2019


Theatre entertainment

Review for Jewel of the Seas to Transatlantic

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beachandgolf

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We liked the ports of call and finish in Rome. The food was not great. Windjammer had very small selection for lunch but dining room at lunch was the best better than dining room at night.Theater entertainment was great very good choices specialty the classic series and Forever group.Embarkation was slow and disorganized same at ports .One thing they did not pay much attention to washing ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Ocean View Balcony


Excellent service, but tired shows

Review for Jewel of the Seas to Transatlantic

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ItsTheJourney

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Except for the Rosario Strings and the Buenos Aires tango show, the others seemed a bit tired. Jody the piano guy was a disappointment as we normally like to sit and listen and sing along with the piano man. The other area that could be improved was the lack of 24 hour food. The larger ships have a place where you can get some some savory and sweet snacks almost round-the-clock. One thing ...
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Sail Date: March 2019


Disappointing.

Review for Jewel of the Seas to Transatlantic

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Gulfislander

2-5 Cruises

Age 80s

This was our 5th repositioning cruise with RC and did not compare very well with the others.We have noticed a gradual decline in quality over the last decade. Embarkation was much slower than usual and seemed very disorganized.Signage at the terminal was poor and we had a hard time finding the right assembly point.The security man who checked our bags was rude. All the crew members were ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Jewel Not a Diamond.

Review for Jewel of the Seas to Transatlantic

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Fast Alongside

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

I have been on two other transatlantic crossings, both of them on the Brilliance. I expected a similar experience on the Jewel, as it is also a Radiance class ship, like the Brilliance. However there was no comparison. On the Brilliance you knew you were in for a special cruise right from the time you boarded and were greeted and served champagne. Not so on this ship. On the Brilliance ...
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Sail Date: March 2019


First cruise on RC and pleased, but could be impoved.

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talltex3

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

Royal Caribbean Jewel of the Seas Nov 5-17 2018 Rome to San Juan. This was our first time on RC and was not disappointed at the ship and staff. This is the best room we have had on any ship and the crew was above average. This reminded me of my first cruise many years ago when the crew was happy and new your name. The Captain was a hoot, and would come on each day announcements with a ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Very impressed!!

Review for Jewel of the Seas to Transatlantic

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BellaCinderella

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

Instead of flying from Rome to Canada, chose to do a TA with some interesting places and some heat, we then switched to the Celebrity Summit to do a one week southern Caribbean. Despite disappointment with the Jewel itinerary changes,we had a great time. Embarkation and disembarkation were easy. Ship was old, mid-size, but had more offerings and character than some larger ships. Inside ...
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Sail Date: November 2018

Cabin Type: Interior


Great cruise!!!

Review for Jewel of the Seas to Transatlantic

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VanIsle Canuck

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

Always wanted to take Transatlantic cruise. I am glad we did it and with Royal Caribbean. We can't think of any bad experience all the way. All the crew, food and entertainment was excellent. We are already thinking about next cruise with RCI. Starting from check-in and right up to disembarking at Civitivecchia the whole experience was very positive. Had similar experience with every stop ...
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Sail Date: May 2018


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