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Pacific Princess offers some of the line's more exotic itineraries in Europe, Asia and South America, including a 107-night World Cruise beginning each January from Ft. Lauderdale to Venice. The 30,277-ton, ...
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137 Princess Pacific Princess Cruise Reviews

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mountain granny
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
0 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Sailed June 2015
We have previously cruised on Norwegian (twice), and have always enjoyed their "freestyle" cruising, so were uneasy when our travel agent booked us with Princess for the first leg of our 3-week trip to Alaska (two cruises, north ... Read more
Meandtom
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
This was a land sea cruise We arrived in Fairbanks a week before the cruise (we had to make our own air reservations and hotel for the first night. It was extremely hot and mosquitoes were rampant. The land tour was very unorganized ... Read more
swimmersang
Member Since 2016
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We chose this cruise because we love Princess lines and also to check out the "small ship experience" prior to booking a higher end cruise line with smaller vessels and the big bucks. We loved EVERYTHING about our experience ... Read more
TPW
Member Since 2015
3 reviews
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed February 2015
We had an enjoyable time on our first Princess cruise. The staff, the food, the entertainment and the Lectures were all 100%. However when first using the potable water in our cabin it was brown and had small black particles in it. One ... Read more
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RunningWater
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
11 forum posts
9 helpful votes
We took the 94 day Los Angeles to Ft Lauderdale segment of the 2015 Around the world Pacific Princess Cruise. The cruise far exceeded my expectations. The Pacific Princess is one of the smallest and oldest of the Princess fleet. I ... Read more

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TexasTripper
Member Since 2013
5 reviews
9 forum posts
0 helpful votes
We were extremely disappointed in princess' boarding for our cruise from Papeete. After getting our boarding card with very little trouble or delay we waited in line for over an hour and a half to get on the ship. They only used one ... Read more
Breeze43
Member Since 2011
1 review
13 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Having only sailed on Princess' bigger ships, I was a bit concerned about sailing across the Pacific on the considerably smaller Pacific Princess. But I was pleasantly surprised! The ship was very stable and we had calm seas all the way. ... Read more
JoshUSA
Member Since 2015
1 review
0 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Sailed December 2014
We had a wonderfull experice. It exceeed my expectations, the Ship was very confortable and the cabin crew very helpfull. We had lot´s of activities on boards, we we will do it again! The ship It has been kept in outstanding ... Read more
CdMAgFox
Member Since 2005
13 reviews
1,234 forum post
0 helpful votes
December 8 – 18, 2014 ***Papeete, Tahiti: Monday, December 8th*** Our arrival in Tahiti was at 5 AM after flying aboard Air Tahiti Nui nonstop from Los Angeles during the night; our departure was at 10:40 PM on Sunday night, ... Read more
goldiep
Member Since 2004
6 reviews
139 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed November 2014
This ship is old but very well maintained. We loved the spiral staircase, the wood banisters, the brass. The good: Embarking was quick and easy. Same with debarkation. A small ship means no really long waits for elevators or tables at the ... Read more

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craig3137
Member Since 2008
2 reviews
5 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed November 2014
Hello Reviewers, My wife and I wanted to see Bora Bora and Moorea on our honeymoon, and taking a cruise was the most affordable way to accomplish this. Plus it allowed us to see the other islands. We were traveling from Toronto, and the ... Read more
Georgiane
Member Since 2007
13 reviews
686 forum posts
2 helpful votes
Not rated Sailed November 2014
Booked our flight and transfer to Tahiti thru Princess, and everything went as expected. The flight was on time and we arrived at 5:00 AM in Papeete, our pick-up to the ship was scheduled at 8:00 AM so we did have to wait a while at the ... Read more
Tripsrusrichland
Member Since 2014
1 review
2 forum posts
1 helpful vote
We picked this cruise for its' itinerary and it was way less money than the Paul Gaugin. We also upgraded to an Owner's Suite and had high expectations for the ship, cruise, and suite amenities. Flew into Papeete a day early and had a ... Read more
Off Shore
Member Since 2006
9 reviews
386 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed October 2014
This was a wonderful back to back cruise. We started in Honolulu and sailed to Tahiti and did a round trip there for the second segment. Embarkation was super-easy in Honolulu. We had a mini-suite that provided us with more than enough ... Read more
fdehaas
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed September 2014
My wife and I along with another couple were celebrating our 40th wedding anniversary and out friends 65th birthday. Sailed from Vancouver under the Lions Gate Bridge under glorious sunny skies. The first 6 days were at sea sailing south ... Read more

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funksticks
Member Since 2009
1 review
15 forum posts
2 helpful votes
We booked a cruise on the Pacific Princess after finding a last minute deal. We booked a guaranteed inside and were upgraded to an ocean view. :). My wife and I have cruised on large ships on princess and celebrity and wanted to see how a ... Read more
bobby3334
Member Since 2012
5 reviews
409 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This is my second time on the Pacific Princess--a couple of years ago I caught it on the Amazon at Manaus for a 14 day cruise down the Amazon, Devil's Island and on to Ft. Lauderdale. I have been on a variety of cruise lines and am an ... Read more
gtcruisers
Member Since 2013
1 review
10 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was our 3rd time to Alaska and we choose this cruise to sail on Pacific Princess We enjoyed our first small ship experience. It is a quaint ship with lovely decor. It was very easy to navigate the public areas. You really have ... Read more
joyoftravelling
Member Since 2006
1 review
65 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed June 2014
Pacific Princess June 24 – July 1, 2014  This was our second Alaskan cruise and second on a small ship The Pacific Princess was the only ship in port so there wasn’t much traffic around Canada Place, we arrived at about ... Read more
IggleDoer
Member Since 2004
5 reviews
457 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Pacific Princess Alaska Review – 13-20 May 2014 We booked the Pacific Princess about 6 months in advance, to celebrate of my wife’s birthday. We were intrigued by the concept of a small ship since our days at the rock-climbing ... Read more

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tunaslam
Member Since 2014
1 review
0 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This was our first experience on a Princess Cruise and our 7th cruise overall. My wife Sheryl and I (married 45 years this November) did our first cruise some 40 years ago on a Royal Caribbean Cruise line. Way back then they had travel ... Read more
Traveler4k
Member Since 2014
8 reviews
32 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Sailed April 2014
The cruise itinerary was superb; I loved Tahiti & the South Pacific (Society Islands). I am a solo traveler, so having the extra room was excellent. Balcony was small (unless you are in a mini or regular suite, they are small). The ... Read more
BoatBoy12
Member Since 2012
2 reviews
28 forum posts
0 helpful votes
This 'back-to-back' 26 day total started in Sydney. Unfortunately, Princess uses White Bay terminal in the middle of nothing. So near, yet so far from central Sydney. Check in and boarding was quick and easy, as with a small ship, there is ... Read more
Laurie7
Member Since 2005
2 reviews
131 forum posts
0 helpful votes
Our journey began with a two hour drive to Chicago, 4.5 hour flight from O'Hare to Los Angeles and a 8.5 hour flight on Air Tahiti Nui to Papeete, Tahiti. Definitely did not enjoy the long flight on ATN. Very close quarters in the main ... Read more
Cornishe traveller
Member Since 2012
3 reviews
33 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Sailed January 2014
Although we have cruised many times this was only the second time we had been on Princess and it was chosen due to the itinary. It did not disappoint. We had six days on the river visiting four ports most big towns or cities but my ... Read more

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