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San Diego Royal Caribbean Serenade of the Seas Cruise Reviews

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OUTSTANDING PANAMA CANAL CRUISE

Review for Serenade of the Seas to Panama Canal & Central America

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Bulacan Group USA
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

Our Panama Canal cruise is the most outstanding cruise we've taken so far - we've been to Alaska, Caribbean, Mexican Rivera (a lot). This cruise vacation, as described by RCCL, is filled with boatloads of activities, wonderful adventures and unforgettable experiences. This is so true! We started in San Diego and our ports are Cabo San Lucas, Acapulco, Huatulco, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Panama Canal, ...
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Sail Date: October 2009


Serenade of the Seas - Hawaii

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botango
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

Embarkation was very efficient. I love this ship and her sisters. Especially the lexan model as you exit the elevator and know instantly where the bow and stern are. Sea days were lovely, except for the consistent pop elevator music which seemed to be omnipresent. Which is ok, except that perhaps the volumne could be turned down and the tunes should be changed daily, otherwise, one begins to ...
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Sail Date: October 2007


Serenade of the Seas - Hawaii

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Patron0911
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

This was the seventh RCCL cruise for my wife and I and the second time we visited Hawaii. It was the second time we sailed with the Serenade of the Seas, the first being 39 days after its Christening. This was, also, the second time we left from San Diego. Arriving the day before we stayed at the Holiday Inn Downtown, about 4 blocks from the port. The hotel provided free pick up from the airport ...
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Sail Date: October 2007

Cabin Type: Superior Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


Serenade of the Seas - Hawaii

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cruisenomoreRCC
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

This is absolutely the worst vacation I have ever had ruined by any cruise line. Here are some highlight of my two week nightmare: 1: Bed was atrocious. A fold up "cot" with a board on it! 2: Television is the same thing over and over..........and over. Movies are $11.95. 3: Food is terrible unless you eat in the "Pay For" dining rooms. 4: Did I mention the bedding is terrible? My back still ...
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Sail Date: October 2007


Serenade of the Seas - Hawaii

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Host Joe
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

Serenade of the Seas 15 Day Circle Hawaii Cruise October 5, 2007 By Host Joe This was our second time on Serenade, with the first being when she was only a few months old. This was our 25th cruise overall, with several of them being on RCCL. Embarkation We had arrived in San Diego a few days early and on the morning of embarkation joined our friends who were staying at the Holiday Inn across the ...
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Sail Date: October 2007

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


Serenade of the Seas - Hawaii

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hnlute
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

My wife Kelly and I booked this cruise to Hawaii some 18 months prior to the sailing. We took an E1 class stateroom, an outside stateroom with balcony on 10 deck starboard side. The ship was to depart at 5pm, we flew via United Airlines from San Francisco and arrived at 1:30pm. The taxi to the ship terminal in downtown San Diego took but 10 minutes and cost (with tip) 15 USD. Upon arriving at ...
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Sail Date: October 2007

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


Serenade of the Seas - Central America/Panama Canal

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fla-red
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

This was our 6th cruise with RCCL and our first 14 day. We had to make the decision of the Panama Canal or the Mediterranean. Since my husband is a civil engineer, the Panama Canal won out. We flew into San Diego the day before the cruise and stayed at the Holiday Inn Harbor side. Great location across from the port and got to see the ship arrive the next morning from our balcony. We had read ...
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Sail Date: October 2007

Cabin Type: Superior Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


Serenade of the Seas - Hawaii

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Duhlina
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

We booked everything through Royal Caribbean and received our information packet about 2 weeks before we left. We arrived at the airport, only to discover our flight time had changed and was leaving in TEN minutes! Thankfully we made it, but prayed that wasn't a precursor of things to come. We were delayed in Chicago for almost an hour and therefore were late arriving to San Diego. There was no ...
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Sail Date: October 2007

Cabin Type: Superior Ocean View Stateroom with Balcony


Serenade of the Seas - Hawaii

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sbergevin
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

My wife and I are 45 and 47; this was our 3rd cruise, the first on Royal Caribbean. Our first two cruises were on Celebrity. We booked this cruise 18 months prior to sailing mainly because the price was so low. We booked an inside stateroom on deck 3 which we found to our great surprise on our last cruise worked just fine. An inside cabin got us out of the cabin quicker in the morning giving us ...
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Sail Date: October 2007


Serenade of the Seas - Hawaii

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sierracruisers
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

This was my husband's and my third cruise averaging about 5 years apart, the last 2 being RCCL. It was our 25th wedding anniversary during our cruise. We drove down to San Diego the day before and embarkation was really uneventful. We had no problems, although others seemed to be yelling and complaining. I might have been oblivious to all the problems going on because I was so happy to be going on ...
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Sail Date: October 2007


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