Parents' Guide to

The Real Love Boat

By Melissa Camacho, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 13+

Dating show sets sail with flirting, kissing, drinking.

TV CBS Reality TV 2022
The Real Love Boat TV show: poster.

A Lot or a Little?

What you will—and won't—find in this TV show.

Community Reviews

age 17+

Based on 3 parent reviews

age 16+

Not as Crazy as other Dating Shows

It wasn't as crazy as some of the other dating shows. The couples seemed relatable. And I'm an old Love Boat fan, so there was that factor in my rating. I'll watch again if there is a season 2.
age 18+

Solid tank

Not suitable for children or adults. Not worth anyone's valuable time on earth.

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
Parents say: (3 ):
Kids say: Not yet rated

The campy dating series features lots of awkward scenes and romantic moments as singles get to know each other and make decisions about who they want to date. Despite lots of skin-revealing bathing suits, flirting, and a few cheesy one-liners, The Real Love Boat's main focus is about finding love rather than steamy sexual hookups. Meanwhile, catty behavior is kept to a minimum as contestants do their best to be polite and upbeat throughout the process. Folks who enjoy more provocative unscripted dating shows may find The Real Love Boat lacking, but those who prefer a milder voyeuristic coupling experience may find it worth checking out.

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