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cruisin crown
Member Since 2013
1 review
8 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
This is our second cruise with Princess, having sailed this itinerary 4 years ago on the Sapphire Princess. Seas were a little rough getting out of San Pedro, but by day 2, things had calmed. Ruby Princess is a bit smaller and and older ... Read more
USAcafe
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
Two weeks in Feb 2017, including Valentine's Day and President's Day holidays. As many probably know, there are parents that turn their angel children loose on board ships, while they drink cocktails elsewhere. This leaves the kids ... Read more
NEW 2 CRUISIN
Member Since 2006
1 review
2,858 forum posts
2 helpful votes
This Mexican Riviera Cruise was all around good fun! We loved the ship, our cabin, the crew, the ports, and the entertainment! There is so much that the Ruby does well - embarkation, the friendly crew, the international cafe, ... Read more
DC0743
Member Since 2011
6 reviews
65 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Had not traveled to Mexico since 2010 when Royal Caribbean pulled out. We wanted to take a cruise where we did not have to fly. Embarkation The check-in area is well organized. The woman checking us is was pleasant. Unfortunately ... Read more
karen4191
Member Since 2015
1 review
17 forum posts
3 helpful votes
First of all this was our second Valentines Day week cruise, and I have come to the conclusion that it is a bad week to go. The cruise was a good price and the 3rd passenger was free and 4th half fare or something such, so ship was fully ... Read more
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schoolboybob
Member Since 2013
1 review
31 forum posts
Sailed February 2017
We had cruised the Caribbean 5 times (including Cozumel) and preciously visited Puerto Vallarta (1982) and Cancun twice to all inclusives with the grown up kids. But this was a different way to see Mexico that appealed to us, it being ... Read more
ChiBearsFan650
Member Since 2011
1 review
6 forum posts
5 helpful votes
My wife and I sailed aboard the Ruby Princess for the 7 night Mexican Riviera Cruise Departing February 3rd, 2017. We had sailed this itinerary before with DCL, but the stop at Mazatlan was new for us, since in 2011 cruise lines were ... Read more
Salty sails
Member Since 2016
1 review
12 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
We chose the cruise because of the Mexican ports and first time there. Also hubbys first cruise. Boarding was seamless and we were on with 30 mins with bags at the door. Very efficient. Cabin steward was friendly and always a smile ... Read more
1MOTxn
Member Since 2015
1 review
2 forum posts
1 helpful vote
This cruise opportunity came along at the right time without much forethought and proves that long-time plans aren't always necessary for a great trip. We found it easy to become familiar with our way around the Ruby and felt at home ... Read more
lovevtheC
Member Since 2017
1 review
1 helpful vote
Received this cruise as a free gift from cousin's bf. He received it as a business promotion, (not affiliated with the cruise line.) I really enjoyed the comedian, and the broadway type musical shows, as well as "The Voice of the ... Read more
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Lskravy
Member Since 2017
1 review
4 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
Overall, this was a great cruise which lived up to the high standards of Princess Cruises. Here is my full review. Embarkation: As a Platinum Captain's Circle member, we had priority boarding. There was some confusion about whether it ... Read more
GA133642
Member Since 2011
3 reviews
15 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
Our cruise departed 28th of January 2017 & for us, we had excellent weather really most of the cruise. I think the cruise before us were not so lucky as Souther Cal was getting hit with 3 major storms. We have now cruised 4 times & ... Read more
fastscot
Member Since 2003
3 reviews
564 forum posts
7 helpful votes
SUMMARY Before I get to the details, although there were some minor issues, this is NOT a negative review. Overall, we completely enjoyed our cruise and will continue to cruise with Princess. We have cruised this itinerary more times ... Read more
FX8081
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
18 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
Wanted to get a snap shot visit to Mexico ports and thought the cruise way would be a good way which it was. We cruised previously on the Ruby in 2011 in Carribean as our first cruise and enjoyed that so in part why we chose this one. We ... Read more
mbin8910
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
Pros: Rooms - The room layout with the bed to the center of the room, allowed us to sit at the window and enjoy the views. A refrigerator was a plus. Housekeeping was good. Food - Main dining service was good. Entertainment - Very ... Read more
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skipperh
Member Since 2009
4 reviews
5 helpful votes
We're Platinum members; this was our 9th cruise on Princess; 27th cruise overall. On the positive side we saw lots of whales and had good tours. Food was good, Zumba classes were good; beds and couches in the minisuite were comfortable. ... Read more
shanghaill2k1
Member Since 2016
1 review
23 forum posts
2 helpful votes
I did so much research on this site before my cruise, that I absolutely want to contribute. This was my first cruise on Princess, only second cruise overall. I was surprised that most of the time it did not feel like a sold out ship of ... Read more
cruise/dance/cruise
Member Since 2017
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
We went with a group of dance friends. This ship had super dance music. We also enjoyed the entertainment and comedians. The dining room dinners were excellent. We were not so impressed with the buffet and lunch options.We are Platinum ... Read more
roxiecruises
Member Since 2009
1 review
65 forum posts
8 helpful votes
We're just one day off the Ruby Princess after a wonderful seven day Mexican Riviera cruise. Everything was fantastic. The Ruby shined both inside and out. Carpets and upholstery in both public areas and staterooms looked fresh. The ... Read more
sweet carol
Member Since 2006
1 review
207 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
We were a group of 6 friends and family. We enjoyed the warmth in all the Mexican Ports but it was very cool on the other days. We found lots of things to do that interested our group and our days were always full. This was a back to ... Read more
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jean66
Member Since 2017
1 review
2 helpful votes
This cruise was a quick relaxing vacation rather then going to las vegas The anytime dining room food is excellent and the staff always great but waiting 45 minutes each evening to get in my back and my knee have not recovered ... Read more
vmom
Member Since 2005
6 reviews
3,286 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
I was looking for a cruise experience that would match nice weather in January with ports I had not been to before. This one fit. Most passengers were 50-75 in age and very well traveled. I enjoyed meeting many new and interesting ... Read more
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boomerone
Member Since 2010
22 reviews
647 forum posts
1 helpful vote
B2B2B over 21 days to get into some nicer weather. 40+ sailings with Princess and the fantastic friendly crew, food and entertainment made up for a surprisingly high number of rude fellow passengers. The price point for these has cruises ... Read more
vmom
Member Since 2005
6 reviews
3,286 forum posts
1 helpful vote
I was looking for a relaxing cruise to get away from winter at a good price and this one fit the bill. Also this cruise was a 10 day with stops in La Paz and Loretto, two ports I have never visited. The ship went north, up the Sea of ... Read more
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meh56
Member Since 2009
7 reviews
210 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
This was our 8th cruise with Princess and the first time on the Ruby. This was a 10 day sailing. As platinum passengers the embarkation was flawless. We were on the ship within a half hour of arriving and went directly to our cabin on ... Read more
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