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carolerose85
Member Since 2013
1 review
35 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We love cruise days but unfortunately the weather did not cooperate. It was cool and some days had very rough seas. We didn't find too much to keep us busy that we were interested in. The shops were few and very small. The sun came out ... Read more
roytan
Member Since 2015
1 review
56 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed January 2017
We picked a cruise to Hawaii and it was the most disappointing cruise we have ever taken. Our cabin had a very loud banging noise under the floor of the cabin. It took 9 days to get moved to another cabin. We didn't get any sleep for 2 ... Read more
Shasmit
Member Since 2016
3 reviews
6 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed January 2017
This was a bit bigger than we like but it never seemed crowded. Weather didn't cooperate on our many sea days, we were able to entertain ourselves up until the last few rainy days. The ship is older, still has wooden lockers on the ... Read more
memdem
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
We have done the Hawaii round trip cruise numerous times now....each time it seems more and more things have been removed from the experience. Singers and dancers only perform 3 times during the cruise and the rest of the nights are some ... Read more
Freddy777
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
This was our first time on Princess after six cruises on Celebrity. If the 'Star' is representative of the Princess product it will probably be our last. First I'd like to say the staff was great. Everyone went out of their way to make ... Read more
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OldCrazyCruisers
Member Since 2011
3 reviews
55 forum posts
11 helpful votes
We kept going to Carribbean and I am tired of same Islands so bit the bullet and lew to Los Angeles. Hate the flight but wanted something new. I really wasn't all that crazy about Hawaii when we went in Nov 2014 (same ship) but liked all ... Read more
rbslos18
Member Since 2001
2 reviews
289 forum posts
8 helpful votes
We had not been on a Princess cruise in three years due to work demands. We planned this cruise far in advance in honor of our 40th anniversary. The improvements were evident in every aspect of the cruise. Food: (We are vegetarians who ... Read more
Mikey73
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 helpful votes
Sailed December 2016
Main reason, PRICE. Age range of passengers, 75 to 90. Food, going down hill from past Princess cruises. Menus repeated every 4 days and very boring. Lots of sick passengers spreading disease to others. Rough seas every day. Many ... Read more
Dawgone
Member Since 2007
2 reviews
506 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We were in cabin A701, and it was a great location. Attila, from Hungary, was probably our best room steward, ever! Our cabin was close to the aft elevator; walk directly aft on 12-Aloha deck, go thru a door, and you're at an outdoor ... Read more
chicagomelinda
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
51 forum posts
6 helpful votes
This was my 14th cruise with Princess. The last one was on the Royal, which is one of the newer ships. In contrast, the Star Princess is really beginning to show its age although the service was consistently outstanding. It is a disservice ... Read more
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RobertSP03
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
I found everything to be really excellent. The food was always great and the shows and other activities were a real pleasure to watch. I thought that dollar for dollar value was really there and think that you get a lot for the money. ... Read more
JBSculler
Member Since 2008
1 review
29 forum posts
Sailed December 2016
We love this cruise being from Los Angeles No Flights are needed to get to and from the ship. My wife needed a wheel chair to get from the car to our cabin. Wheel chair service for embarkation was very POOR. However, it should be noted ... Read more
GoodbyePuppy
Member Since 2014
1 review
1 forum post
3 helpful votes
Sailed December 2016
We had a great time, experience-wise on this cruise, despite the condition of the ship. Embarkation and disembarkation were smooth and timely. The shuttles, porters, and other shore-side staff were wonderfully helpful on both ends. ... Read more
seahammer
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 forum posts
2 helpful votes
I chose this cruise for several reasons. One reason is I think the Christmas and New Year cruises are the best time for me to cruise with everyone in such a festive mood. I also love the holiday decorations throughout the ship. Another ... Read more
conu
Member Since 2015
1 review
6 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed November 2016
Some people may think that we like to live dangerously, but we flew into Los Angeles on the same day that we set sail for Hawaii. Our flight arrived at 10:30am and with a pre-booked shuttle to San Pedro, we found ourselves able to embark ... Read more
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sharleyte
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed November 2016
My son and I went with my mom and one of my sisters. Embarkation went well; we explored the ship and it looked very nice, though there were about 5 elevators out of order when we left port and at least a couple still out or that went out ... Read more
RAJO
Member Since 2008
1 review
11 forum posts
Have been on serval Hawaii cruises that have departed from L.A. It is a convient port for us and have gone the last Four years on Princess . As a Princess Elite guests we have cruised many times on their ships. What we found on this ... Read more
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DesertRose77
Member Since 2013
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed November 2016
More sea than Hawaii on this cruise but we were aware of that. We were looking for a cruise where we could leave from a car approachable pier and arrive back to that same pier. Also looked for a cruise where we could come and go on sea ... Read more
RonEby
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 helpful vote
Let me first say that Princess is normally a great line to cruise on. This was my eighth cruise on Princess and the first time I have really been disappointed with the cruise. We had a mid-ship balcony room and the balcony appeared to ... Read more
rasthravas
Member Since 2013
2 reviews
5 forum posts
Sailed November 2016
We were pleasantly pleased by this cruise and the Star Princess. My wife and I traveled with two children aged 6 and 8. One with a casted up broken arm. The kids had a blast, wanting to stay on board during the port days to be part of the ... Read more
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bendywird
Member Since 2012
1 review
7 forum posts
4 helpful votes
I chose this cruise because I wanted to get a taste of several Hawaiian islands, and I wanted plenty of sea days to relax on either end of my island adventures. This was my sixth cruise. I had previously cruised on Carnival, Holland ... Read more
Rail Jockey
Member Since 2009
1 review
103 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed November 2016
This was cruise 22 for my wife and I and we were celebrating our 40th anniversary. We have sailed on three major cruise lines starting in 2003. It was a less then 2 hour flight to LAX so we flew in the day of embarkation. We used the ... Read more
arnoldcschwartz
Member Since 2015
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed November 2016
I am a Elite with Princess as is my partner. Several months ago we cruised on the Pacific Princess, one of the original Renaissance ships with 684 passengers, which was the Love Boat cruise with the original cast of the LOVE BOAT; it was ... Read more
pequan
Member Since 2010
2 reviews
3 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed November 2016
We live in greater Los Angeles so no touring there, just drove to a local hotel and parked our car. By the way, I do not recommend the Crowne Plaza San Pedro even though they have a stay and sail program with free parking with one night ... Read more
CruiseNonna
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed November 2016
We chose this cruise because we wanted to go snorkeling in the Sea of Cortez. We found a wonderful price deal and stayed with the lowest prince - an interior cabin on an upper deck. Both embarkation and disembarkation were fast and ... Read more
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