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canusa
Member Since 2007
1 review
288 forum posts
Sailed four weeks ago
10 days eastern Caribbean cruise. Nice ship, the new centre stairs were great. Chefs Table Lumiere was an amazing experience. The Crown Grill and Ultimate balcony dinner were also very good. We only ate at the buffet and the food was good ... Read more
Edgey6001
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed four weeks ago
This was our first ever cruise and we decided to go on the Royal Princess for our honeymoon. Having never cruised before we were apprehensive but we loved every minute of it! We started off by spending 4 nights in a nice apartment in ... Read more
ratso999
Member Since 2013
7 reviews
4 forum posts
We've taken over 41 cruises, most of them on Princess. We've never had a bad Princess cruise so we keep coming back. The Royal Princess just had come out of drydock and two nice changes were found. They converted the emergency ... Read more
Happygolucky16
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Well the ship its self is magnificent....in all her glory!! What's changed: well last year I would say the average age on board was 45....this tie more Ike 65!!! Princess...a few years you'll be out of business!!! We decided to t for ... Read more
WhiteRockMike
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed November 2016
We are relative newbies to cruising. Did an Alaska cruise about 17 years ago on Royal Caribbean with our kids and my wife's parents (we live in Vancouver so it was convenient). Then no cruising till April this year, when my wife and I ... Read more
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nojoke
Member Since 2009
6 reviews
512 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed November 2016
This cruise was 10 days long--just the right length for us. And it was within driving distance for us. And, best of all, the price was right. Embarkation was quick--we arrived at about 1:30 after enjoying lunch on shore with family. ... Read more
theartfulpen
Member Since 2010
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
Sailed Princess Cruises many times. Chose 10 day Eastern Caribbean just because my husband and I love to cruise. Embarkation was smooth (Elite Status) and luggage arrived very quick. (Impressive) Cabin was clean. No working air ... Read more
Cruisinhomes
Member Since 2015
1 review
4 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We chose The Royal Princess, as good friends who are avid cruisers highly recommended it. We arrived at the Ft. Lauderdale port at around noon and the traffic was a nightmare, as our transfer took 45 minutes to reach the offloading ... Read more
abqaiq
Member Since 2009
1 review
12 forum posts
14 helpful votes
We just returned from our 10 day eastern Carib cruise on the Royal. Princess did a marvelous job during the Royal's dry dock time in Palermo. The ship still has that "new" feel to it, and the new stairway has unquestionably ... Read more
BettyCruiser
Member Since 2002
16 reviews
15,755 forum posts
We are in our early 50’s, aren’t married and have no kids, we have been on more than 40 previous cruises on 6 different cruise lines, most of which to the Caribbean. This was kind of a bonus cruise. I had noticed it but ... Read more
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Love resorts and cruises
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
49 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
We are a married couple in our 50s and have cruised Celebrity, RCCL, and Princess (enough to be Platinum). We also cruised Regal Princess last year, so we felt like we knew the Royal. We did the 5 day cruise from FLL to Mexico right ... Read more
solorzanorafael
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Very classic Cruise style. More for the elderly than young. Very romantic, Food only good at specialty restaurants and main dining room. avoid the buffet unless your a fatty and DO NOT ORDER Room service. Dined at least once in all ... Read more
jinpasco
Member Since 2016
1 review
27 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We live in Florida, so taking a cruise is just a two hour car ride. We just look for a good price and off we go.We do prefer Princess and always look for their cruises first. This one wasn`t one of their better efforts. First the ... Read more
NR1434
Member Since 2016
1 review
9 helpful votes
Summary--Overall this was the best of the three cruises I have been on, including the Norwegian Epic. Very pretty ship, with extremely beautiful finishings on the interior. Had a luxury feel instead of a family/party feel. The service and ... Read more
jeanne05
Member Since 2015
1 review
100 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Took this trip as a quick getaway. Ship has come out of dry dock looking spectacular. The blue Sea Witch on ship's bow looks great. Did not think I would like it but it actually looks great. It makes the ship stand out and identified ... Read more
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Bourbon Believer
Member Since 2015
4 reviews
27 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed October 2016
Choose this cruise principally for the Chichen Itza excursion now being offered from Cozumel. Myself, daughter, son in law and friend booked two cabins. I a balcony, and an interior for my kids. This was the first cruise upon Royal's ... Read more
Andrew J. Cat
Member Since 2014
1 review
2 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
This was our 19th Princess cruise, and our shortest cruise ever. We booked it as a quick getaway, not expecting much. We were a bit apprehensive after reading a lot of negative reviews of this ship. Embarkation was stellar. Princess ... Read more
Jimmlow
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
Sailed October 2016
We have sailed Princess four previous times and have been extremely pleased. This time, not so much. The Royal had just got out of dry dock prior to its Rome departure. It should have stayed there a while longer. It was not ready for a ... Read more
daveispar
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
67 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We scheduled this TA Cruise because we were visiting Italy for the 1st time for 8 nights before the Cruise. In the past our TA Cruise was 1st and then the vacation after the Cruise. This was much nicer being able to rest and relax at the ... Read more
Cybella
Member Since 2004
1 review
123 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We chose this cruise after sailing on the Regal Princess and being wowed by her. The experience on the Royal was vastly different though. Don't get me wrong, the ship is stunningly beautiful and the staff all top notch, no complaints ... Read more
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marilina
Member Since 2001
2 reviews
8 forum posts
5 helpful votes
I have sailed with Princess cruises several times and have always loved it. This time however, this was not the case. Princess seems to be cutting corners all over the place and while we (my sister and I) were expecting a wonderful ... Read more
meggieh
Member Since 2009
9 reviews
10 helpful votes
Sailed October 2016
We had done this in reverse in April 2015, had a great time then, expected the same. Although this was a nice cruise, it definitely was not stellar. Embarkation was smooth, as was disembarkation, but several things were not. The ... Read more
Rosethorn40
Member Since 2009
17 reviews
1,234 forum post
4 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
Recently back from my first ever Mediterranean cruise, but my 5th overall European cruise, on the Royal Princess. A little background; I am 55, DH is 59. This was our 26th cruise. Previous cruises have been Princess (13), Carnival (4), ... Read more
Ninjatt
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
We went on Royal Princess Mediterranean cruise on 17 September and embarkation at Athens Piraeus was smooth and speedy, unlike previous experience in Singapore with Sapphire. The ship is huge and really alluring and there were two entrance ... Read more
B and M Ellis
Member Since 2016
1 review
17 forum posts
7 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
This review is relevant to the 3 week Back2Back2Back2 Barcelona 3rd Sept to Rome 24th Sept. We chose this cruise mainly due to the port of Malta being included. We have cruised the Med before with Princess and this cruise included many ... Read more
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