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Ruby Princess achieves something most 3,000-plus-passenger ships can't: A feeling you've just come home. (Think a high school reunion, only with people you just met.) It's easy to strike up a conversation with ...
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jaked123
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
My family went on this cruise because we wanted to see something completely different. This was our first ever cruise on Princess, and this will be our last for sure. To begin, if you have children under the age of 18, there is not very ... Read more
steverk
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
My wife and I had an awesome time on the Ruby Princess. We were celebrating our 30th anniversary and splurged on a balcony cabin. The weather was unbelievable. Calm seas, warm temperatures, and cloudless skies every day but one. No ... Read more
Tigertribal
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Embarkation was easy though we did arrive before our allotted time. It was busy but they know what they are doing!! The state room was quite spacious with a comfortable Queen sized bed, corner unit housing a TV & a fridge, dressing ... Read more
Seetheworld##
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
We chose this cruise for price and supposed value. This was my fifth cruise so I have something to compare it to. The ship itself was ok, and the balcony view was worth it. The crew was mostly curt. The Drink deal they try to sell you for ... Read more
wywiseman
Member Since 2014
1 review
1 forum post
8 helpful votes
We had made flight arrangements through Princess with their EZ flight program, out of Denver. This was the first concern. We tried to ascertain our seats but couldn't because this was not the policy. We had to check in with Delta 24 hours ... Read more

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kbhome
Member Since 2010
1 review
4 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
Based on friend or coworker recommendation and also on my previous cruising with Carnival, Royal Caribbean Etc. Our restaurant waiter name is Luveen and Michael De Preez is very attentive to our dinning need. We were able to bring ... Read more
lassie79
Member Since 2011
8 reviews
0 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We chose this cruise as it suited us for the dates available and for the destinations in ports of call. Quite honestly felt that the standards had slipped considerably in the sanitising department. We had just come off another cruise ... Read more
cowboy cruisin
Member Since 2006
4 reviews
48 forum posts
24 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This was our first cruise to Alaska and first cruise aboard Princess. We have seven previous cruises all aboard Carnival. We flew into Seattle the day of the cruise and used a Princess transfer to the ship. The embarkation process was ... Read more
Beave8920
Member Since 2006
9 reviews
1,208 forum post
2 helpful votes
We are experienced cruisers as this was our 24th cruise - 4th with Princess. We flew into SEATAC a day early and spent time around Seattle. On the morning of the cruise, we arraigned a private shuttle (Shuttlefare) from the hotel to the ... Read more
Scoop368
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
On this cruise we were part of a small group of friends celebrating a significant birthday for one of the group. The selection of Ruby Princess was down to others in the group and we just tagging along. We had a really great experience ... Read more

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Me72sand
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was my first experience on a cruise. Once on the ship I was amazed at how helpful and polite the entire staff was. Ivana and Lloyd were extremely courteous and attentive to our group. I wish I had got their lasts names to commend them ... Read more
augustsun1961
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
11 helpful votes
My sister booked a family cruise for her birthday. There was a total of 8 in our party. For some of us, this was our first cruise, and we found it to be a "Wow" experience. The ship provided different attractions and ... Read more
Easy21
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
17 helpful votes
My husband and I had anticipated a cruise to Alaska for our anniversary. We have been on five cruises before this one. This was our first cruise on Princess Cruise Lines. We booked a balcony. The service and all cruise personnel were very ... Read more
souto
Member Since 2009
1 review
102 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
I chose this cruise because I would like so much see the Glaciers in Alaska and the itinerary itself worths the travel. But Princess disappointed me.I'm used to the treatment that Royal Caribbean give their guests, I have done many ... Read more
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leahtew@hotmail.com
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
10 helpful votes
This was my seventh cruise - and my second Alaskan cruise. Thankfully, we had BEAUTIFUL weather and were able to greatly enjoy Alaska, which is always wonderful. Otherwise, I would have been extremely disappointed with this trip. ... Read more

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unhappysailor
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
11 helpful votes
My aunt told me about the cruise to Alaska. This was my 3rd cruise but my first on Princess cruises. I normal cruise on Carnival. I must say it was the worst experience I ever had on a cruise. The staff spoke very little English, they ... Read more
Robinsoncruiseso
Member Since 2013
1 review
344 forum posts
3 helpful votes
We are one of the crazy ones who keep doing these one days. We arrived at the port "Canada Place" and were through security, immigration and ticketing and on the ship before noon. We were traveling with our adult son, daughter ... Read more
slowkat
Member Since 2006
1 review
60 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Had sailed with Princess before. This was first time with the Ruby princess. Ship was laid out nicely and we didnt have any concerns getting around the ship. We got a free upgrade to a mini suite, and since there were 3 of us that was ... Read more
HAL253
Member Since 2006
1 review
489 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
Wanted to experience Hawaii and Pearl Harbor. Ruby is one of our favorite ships in Princess fleet - always fun and very well organized. Wish it was back in the Caribbean where we sailed on this ship 4 or 5 times. Enjoyed the ... Read more
Shepml55
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
7 helpful votes
This was our second time with Princess to Hawaii 15 day cruise. Went in April 2014 and decided to go again April 2016 on a come back offer. Well we should have not taken the offer. After making our initial deposit on the attractive offer ... Read more

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CQG67
Member Since 2007
3 reviews
1,660 forum post
2 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
Tired of cruising the Caribbean and skittish about Europe we decided to fly (not a favorite thing of ours to do) to LA and take a 15 day cruise round trip LA - Hawaii. We have never been to Hawaii so this was a great choice. We chose ... Read more
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Wintel
Member Since 2011
1 review
103 forum posts
12 helpful votes
Embarkation was slower than usual. At the airport, we learned that there were two Princess ships in port and leaving at the same, so the shuttles were performing double duty from the airport to both ships. Once at the ship, 1/2 the ... Read more
cruisingMax
Member Since 2011
1 review
16 forum posts
7 helpful votes
We returned recently from The Ruby Princess 10 day Mexican Riviera cruise. It was our 2nd Princess cruise, the 1st on The Ruby (1st was on The Crown). We are seasoned cruisers since 1989, Diamond level on Carnival, having done Baja many ... Read more
jetn007
Member Since 2010
1 review
85 forum posts
7 helpful votes
The Ruby Princess and its Crew did not dissapoint. From the moment we entered the port, a wonderful woman named "Reggie" with Princess assisted us and we were some of the first to board. The Ship is beautiful. Very clean and ... Read more
eric33
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
0 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed April 2016
We just returned from the 10 day Mexico cruise today. We have both done many cruises and this was our first time on Princess. Hands down the absolute best cruise both of us have ever been on. Our last cruise a few months back was on ... Read more

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