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My husband and I were on the recent reposition cruise from Australia to Honolulu. We usually love RC and are Diamond (now Diamond Plus) members. This ship is in a run down condition. One of the main elevators was not working over half the time causing a log jam at the elevators. In our cabin, the sink was cracked, and hot water was seldom available. Rust was prevalent almost everywhere. There was not enough room for the Diamond and up members. In order to find seating, one had to be at the longe at least an hour early. The food is getting worse and worse over the years. The same items were on the menu night after night. And to our dismay, they ran out of vanilla ice cream in the WindJammer. On the plus side, we seemed to have a new mattresses. Our neighbors, however had an old one and were very uncomfortable. Overall, we were very disappointed in a cruise we had been looking forward to. We will be trying other cruise lines in the future.

Ship needs to be retired or refurbished

Radiance of the Seas Cruise Review by Bluebonnetteri

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Trip Details
  • Sail Date: April 2019
  • Destination: Transpacific
  • Cabin Type: Ocean View Balcony
My husband and I were on the recent reposition cruise from Australia to Honolulu. We usually love RC and are Diamond (now Diamond Plus) members. This ship is in a run down condition. One of the main elevators was not working over half the time causing a log jam at the elevators. In our cabin, the sink was cracked, and hot water was seldom available. Rust was prevalent almost everywhere.

There was not enough room for the Diamond and up members. In order to find seating, one had to be at the longe at least an hour early.

The food is getting worse and worse over the years. The same items were on the menu night after night. And to our dismay, they ran out of vanilla ice cream in the WindJammer.

On the plus side, we seemed to have a new mattresses. Our neighbors, however had an old one and were very uncomfortable.

Overall, we were very disappointed in a cruise we had been looking forward to. We will be trying other cruise lines in the future.
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Cabin Review

Ocean View Balcony
Cabin 2D 9070
Very little hot water. Mattress was new. Closet space good. Rust on balcony.
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