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FamilyCruise4321
Member Since 2011
4 reviews
6 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
A good cruise; not a great cruise. Ship - This particular ship had really bad vibrations. I was in the Navy so I know the difference between motion due to the sea and the unusual. This was unusual. It was so bad we couldn't sit at the ... Read more
cruisinbill
Member Since 2005
6 reviews
84 forum posts
Background My spouse booked this cruise in celebration of our 45th anniversary. We have cruised with Princess before and our last time was in 2011 on the Diamond Princess, also to Alaska. This was my 4th and my spouse’s 3rd cruise ... Read more
surelyacollectible
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 forum post
4 helpful votes
I always do a lot of research before any vacation. I found that Princess (Crown) goes through Glacier Bay - which many do not. It was our first cruise, and I had read many not-so-positive reviews about the wear and tear of the Crown, the ... Read more
SCMountaineer
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
10 forum posts
5 helpful votes
We are long time Princess cruisers, with Platinum Captain's Circle status. This is going to sound like a negative review, and I don't mean for it to. If I were brand new to cruising, I would have had only glowing things to say about our ... Read more
srbrazil
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
5 forum posts
We have sailed a number of times with PRINCESS and found the trips very enjoyable BUT this recent trip to ALASKA was very disappointing.. I will start with the + and then list the - of the trips. CHECK IN - In Seattle was great, no ... Read more
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bearstrio
Member Since 2015
1 review
6 forum posts
This was our first time on the Crown Princess. Our destination was Alaska - the Inside Passage. We flew into Seattle on embarkation day and utilized the transfer from the airport to the ship. It was somewhat chaotic with all the buses ... Read more
Khaleesi1976
Member Since 2015
1 review
12 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
I choose this particular cruise line based on reviews. My destination was to Alaska, regardless of which boat to take. However, after having sailed on Norwegian and Carnival, I opted to go with Princess based on the grander scale everyone ... Read more
RayW
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Why did we take this cruise? 1. Window cabin was only about $40 more than the cheapest interior. 2. Wanted to see the glaciers, 3. Needed to burn some leave, and 4. Crown was a decent ship the last time we sailed on her. Boarding and ... Read more
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teenad
Member Since 2015
1 review
4 forum posts
7 helpful votes
We chose Princess after reading good reviews, and because they are known for their Alaska cruises. Unfortunately we won't be travelling with Princess again. We were very disappointed in the level of service. We have travelled with ... Read more
djdd2@juno.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
Sailed August 2016
We thoroughly enjoyed our cruise - a little pricey but this was Alaska. Stayed in a mini suite allowing us more room with a full size tub. Our Steward [Ricky] was excellent and attentive. The food in the main dining room was excellent ... Read more
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Elegant88
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
I had always heard the Alaska cruise was wonderful and wanted to experience the raw beauty of Alaska. It is gorgeous and pristine. I traveled with a friend as our husband's did not want to go. We decided to spend two days in Seattle ... Read more
7_OUT
Member Since 2009
1 review
123 forum posts
Sailed August 2016
We took our 7-yr-old granddaughter on her first cruise. She loved it and we loved it through her eyes! (This was my 4th trip to Alaska.) She loved the Pelican Group activities. Michael, the naturalist was great. It was an enjoyable ... Read more
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Tigs01
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
The cruise ships was fine but two things let it down, poor food and pushy sales tactics. The food in the buffet restaurants looked good and had a good variety of choice but was pretty tasteless. The breakfast toast and bagels were kept ... Read more
ramin01
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We took this cruise during 13th - 20th. I had my family including 2 teen boys with me. The itinerary was good. Your Room and Comfort: However the cabins smelled muggy/wet, and the bathrooms smelled like public restrooms. Beds were ... Read more
Geezer Jim
Member Since 2002
1 review
65 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We choose this cruise at the last minute, well only 6 weeks prior to cruising. We were on the Crown Princess because there were 2 cabins, a balcony and an interior across the hall from each other which was a requirement since we were ... Read more
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lagunalady27
Member Since 2016
1 review
6 forum posts
13 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
This was my "test drive" cruise to decide if I want to cruise back2back for the next 20 years. I cruised in the distant past, but not for 15 years or so. I was looking for a clean, classy, calm ship, and the Crown fit this ... Read more
Happycrusier1001
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
I love the Alaska cruise especially the Tracy Arm Fjord. This trip we went thru Glacier Bay. It was just okay. Tracy Arm Fjord on the other hand is absolutely fantastic and I highly recommend that cruise aboard Princess lines. I highly ... Read more
LCarn2006@yahoo.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
We went on the 7-night cruise to Alaska on Princess Crown at end of July 2016 and I must give credit where credit is due! We had a great experience overall. We were alarmed and on high alert about everything given several of the ... Read more
westwindies
Member Since 2016
1 review
13 helpful votes
Just got off Crown Princess to Alaska July/August. Overall, it did not meet my expectations. But first, what I liked: Room: Was in Mini Suite w/Balcony: Very spacious. Plenty of storage, legroom and large balcony Food: In terms of ... Read more
hawnsteeldoc
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
3 helpful votes
Alaska is beautiful. Had a great time. It was only my second cruise, but already I'm turning into a more discriminating cruise-o-phile! Had traveled previously on the Celebrity Solstice last year to NZ. This was our first trip to Alaska ... Read more
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trystran72
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
200 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
I was on the Crown for the first time in her first year on the sea. After all of these years and many varied reviews I wasn't sure what I would find, but I am happy to report that the Crown is still a lovely gem. Embarkation We were ... Read more
Davesand
Member Since 2016
1 review
8 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
This was our 50th anniversary cruise. We had very bad service at dinner! The assistant waiter was missing most of the time, leaving the waiter to buss tables and wait on over 16 people at two tables by himself. The breakfast and lunch ... Read more
aw1978
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
We traveled with our 2 children and 3 other family members on a wonderful Princess Alaskan Cruise. i loved everything about it. We arrived around 11:00 to get on the ship, no problems at all, no lines. We were allowed to go to the 15th ... Read more
m6rtinfan
Member Since 2016
1 review
We chose Princess Cruise Lines because our travel agent told us they had the best reputation for Alaska cruises. The scenery was fantastic, the shore excursions were pleasant, the steward for our cabin was GREAT. The ship seemed to be ... Read more
janebell
Member Since 2016
1 review
10 helpful votes
My husband, 12-year old daughter and I took the Crown Princess for 7 days and it was an absolutely remarkable vacation! Princess Cruise line did a fantastic job on all accounts. (This was our fifth cruise as a family, and have previously ... Read more
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