Cruise Reviews - Royal Caribbean Cruises - Brilliance of the Seas

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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Dubai

on 8th Jan 2012, By

We cruised with Royal Caribean Brilliance of the Seas 19-26Dec from Dubai. The check in and departure from the ship was handled very well with minimum waiting time and detailed information...

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ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Dubai

on 4th Jan 2012, By

We did this utilising this unique itinerary to plan an unforgettable holiday. Easyjet to Barcelona, straight on to the ship and an hour later on the sea. We purchased two 12 x wine packages...

2840 views , 11 of 12 people found this useful , 3 comments

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Dubai

on 27th Dec 2011, By

Itinary fantastic but Royal Carribean need to up the game to retain customers. Staff miserable and arguing between themselves in the windjammer. Entertainment poor unless you want to loose weight...

2987 views , 10 of 25 people found this useful , 4 comments

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Dubai

on 8th Dec 2011, By

I flew to Dubai from Gatwick on Sunday 28 November - unfortunately my TA hadn't booked the vegetarian meal that I requested. Luckily the Emirates cabin crew sorted me out a meal. We landed at...

6605 views , 49 of 55 people found this useful , 10 comments

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Dubai

on 5th Dec 2011, By

Royal Caribbean 18 Day Cruise aboard the Brilliance of the Sea’s. The cruise set sail from Barcelona on the 3/11/11 arriving at our final destination “Dhabi” on the 21/11/11....

2979 views , 15 of 23 people found this useful , 6 comments

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Dubai

on 3rd Dec 2011, By

The layout of the ship is excellent, having good accomodation and decor which was spotlessly clean. The staff were also excellent with the exception of the Guest Relations who were very...

3420 views , 10 of 24 people found this useful , 4 comments

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Dubai

on 25th Nov 2011, By

My wife & I cruised from Barcelona to Dubai, via the Suez Canal on 22nd November on Brilliance of the Seas, for 18 nights. Weather was poor until Suez but hen got better each day. Ship was...

2154 views , 4 of 10 people found this useful , 2 comments

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Dubai

on 24th Nov 2011, By

This is the cruise we had cancelled due to the Volcanic ash 2 years ago.Because of flight times our boarding was all very rushed.No sooner on board 4pm then time for boat drill at 4.30 when all we...

2514 views , 8 of 8 people found this useful , 3 comments

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Mediterranean

on 19th Nov 2011, By

Embarcation at Barcelona was swift and painless and there was one of our two cases waiting outside our cabin. Cabin was adequately spacious , very comfortable bed and overall standard of fittings...

1790 views , 7 of 8 people found this useful

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Mediterranean

on 23rd Oct 2011, By

Referring to the previous reviews of this cruise I agree with most comments. As the passenger on Deck 3 said, there was a smell of the "drain" type in our bathroom and in the corridor and we were...

2102 views , 7 of 11 people found this useful , 2 comments

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Mediterranean

on 19th Oct 2011, By

Instanbul was well worth the overnight stay as there are so many sites to see. Open Top Bus Tours were readily available as were the Bosphorus pleasure cruises, priced at 20 and 6 euros each. Trips...

2014 views , 3 of 5 people found this useful , 1 comment

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Mediterranean

on 17th Oct 2011, By

Excellent cruise, if we had looked at previous comments we would have been concerned. Checking in, boarding and suit case arrival were all very efficient. Looking around the ship everything was...

1942 views , 2 of 2 people found this useful

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Mediterranean

on 13th Oct 2011, By

Picked up ship at Barcelona port.boarded swiftly with no problems.Cases arrived promptly.My wife and i were in cabin 9528 on 9th deck.When entered cabin ,very strong smell noticed in shower...

2571 views , 0 of 10 people found this useful , 1 comment

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Mediterranean

on 11th Oct 2011, By

Just come back from a 12 night cruise. Initially we were given cabin No. 3518, front starboard side, deck 3. After 2 nights we asked (demanded almost) a change of cabin as from 3.30 - 5.30 a.m....

2623 views , 7 of 9 people found this useful , 1 comment

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Mediterranean

on 7th Oct 2011, By

My husband and I have cruised with RCI many times but think that this time their standards have dropped. We cruised in September 2011. First of all the food was of poor standard. We were on the...

2547 views , 8 of 15 people found this useful , 3 comments

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Dubai

on 2nd Oct 2011, By

We cruised to Dubai in March this year on the Brilliance of the Seas and it was extremely enjoyable.We didn't find Dubai as expensive as people make it out to be and we had some really reasonable...

3447 views , 16 of 17 people found this useful , 6 comments

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Mediterranean

on 30th Sep 2011, By

Our recent cruise on Brillance of the Seas was very enjoyable. It was a beautiful ship and the food and entertainement were excellent. Our stateroom was very comfortable but we didn't spend much...

1764 views , 1 of 1 people found this useful

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Mediterranean

on 21st Sep 2011, By

I have cruised with RCI before and for the first time ever was somewhat dissappointed for the following reasons: The first night's dinner was absolute chaos meaning most people missed the evening...

2902 views , 10 of 12 people found this useful

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Dubai

on 13th Sep 2011, By

A lovely cruise.Dubai is a mad place, as is Mumbai. The ocean was incredibly calm. We saw turtles and flying fish often. The only downside was that we could not get into Goa. The fishermen were in...

2026 views , 2 of 14 people found this useful

ROYAL CARIBBEAN CRUISES / Brilliance of the Seas / Mediterranean

on 12th Sep 2011, By

The Brilliance is a great size as we have been on bothe bugger and smaller ships and found this a nice size however it is starting to become worn and its age is showing. The staff are fantastic...

2029 views , 1 of 3 people found this useful , 1 comment
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