Princess Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews

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Rosethorn40
Member Since 2009
17 reviews
1,233 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
legreg
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
Sailed September 2016
Occasion for the trip was our honey moon, so we decided to have a cruise because I already had experience with cruising, and my wife was interested. The cruise was chosen due to new big ship, good rate and interesting ports of call. ... Read more
lulalarue
Member Since 2009
1 review
11 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
Many of the CC passengers on the Sept. 3, 10, and 17 cruises on the Royal were extremely disgruntled with all the itinerary changes, so by the time my husband and I embarked on this cruise, we had low expectations. It was NOT the cruise ... Read more
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RelaxingCruise
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 helpful votes
Our family boarded Royal Princess on the 17th of September and disembarked on the 24th of September - family with teens. The embarkation was great, with Princess providing a smooth process and allowing embarkation earlier than advertised. ... Read more
ciffie
Member Since 2011
4 reviews
8 helpful votes
This was the second time we had sailed with the Princess. First time was with the Diamond Princess, this was so good! So we were very curious if the Royal Princess this would succeed. And it was not )-:. The ship looks gorgeous, but at ... Read more
openspacesahead
Member Since 2016
1 review
30 forum posts
1 helpful vote
As usual Princess Cruises delivers on its promise to provide a trouble free, relaxing holiday, with this Mediterranean & Adriatic Medley. Sailing from Athens through to Rome over 14 days, embracing some of the best European Cities, ... Read more
proudmama53
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
28 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Although I have seen many negative comments about the Royal Princess ship, my husband and I loved our recent Mediterranean and Adriatic cruise. And, yes, we are experienced cruisers. First of all, the ship is beautiful and has several ... Read more
ange1957
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
Embarkation was very smooth and we didn't have any waiting. The ship is huge but the crew managed to provide a very intimate service and it felt very personal. The bar staff remembered our favourite cocktails etc. Our cabin had ... Read more
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escapeclub1711
Member Since 2016
1 review
well we normally cruise the pacific but we also travel a lot to Europe so we took a royal princess cruise, from the time of booking the itinerary was changed 4 times 2 of the changes happen while on ship ,some of the ports of call that ... Read more
Esprit
Member Since 2005
6 reviews
1,765 forum post
26 helpful votes
We are in our 50’s and completed some 15 cruises. These have all been generally very good even when we used to take our two kids with us! Like most UK cruisers we started with P&O and then moved to Princess and Celebrity to be ... Read more
ktm250sx
Member Since 2016
1 review
1 helpful vote
As a mature couple we found that this ship felt like it was crowded. We have only been on 1 other cruise and that was on the Carnival Legend and found that the Royal Princess was lacking in almost every detail compared to the Legend except ... Read more
Big Sky Country
Member Since 2007
2 reviews
604 forum posts
10 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
This was our third cruise and first on Princess. We had a good vacation, but felt the cruise portion of it was a bit lacking. I was very surprised about the lack of amenities for a ship this size. Personally, I think they will be ... Read more
Annie62
Member Since 2016
1 review
12 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
This was our very first cruise with Princess and we could not have made a better decision the Royal Princess is amazing. As soon as you walk on board we felt very welcome. Our cabin steward Magdellena was so welcoming and nothing was too ... Read more
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Togaflex
Member Since 2016
1 review
53 helpful votes
This is my first review. I am a first time British cruiser, 36 years old professional chap, who was, as I suspect many are, a little bemused by the number of alarmingly poor reviews on this site. It does make me wonder why some people go ... Read more
HuddyPuddy
Member Since 2016
1 review
This was our 10th anniversary and we decided to do another Princess cruise (first one was to Alaska on the Princess Diamond). Sail date was June 11th and we could not have asked for better weather throughout our cruise; it only rained a ... Read more
Cruise XYZ
Member Since 2013
9 reviews
1 helpful vote
Sailed June 2016
This was our 4th Med cruise and even though my husband had said the last time, "I think we don't need to do the Mediterranean again", we decided to take another Med cruise. I had wanted to go to Santorini again and my husband ... Read more
kresanosky
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
We did a 14 day Mediterranean cruise aboard the Royal Princess out of Athens to Barcelona from June 11th to June 25th. There were 2 sea days with stops at 10 different ports where we did 9 Princess excursions. At Monte Carlo we did our own ... Read more
jaimesmile
Member Since 2016
1 review
11 helpful votes
This is my 3rd cruise on Princess and I have been on 2 cruises on Royal Carribean. I think I will seriously reconsider going back to Princess cruises for a very long time. I felt discriminated against because my family was Asian (although ... Read more
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poet618
Member Since 2011
1 review
23 forum posts
4 helpful votes
The food on board was repetitive. The entertainment was a hyptimist and ridiculous passenger games. A some off the tours were so crowed the waIt times for the buses, tickets, and food was horrific. In La Margeita's breakfast stop, one ... Read more
BigLil
Member Since 2013
4 reviews
8 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This cruise was actually 2 week long cruises joined together. The first week was Athens to Barcelona, visiting Santorini, Kotor, Messina and Naples. The second week was Barcelona to Rome, visiting Cartajena, Gibraltar, Marseille, Genoa and ... Read more
plumstead
Member Since 2014
2 reviews
28 forum posts
We did the Eastern med cruise September 2012, on the Crown Princess, one of the ports I wanted to visit was Rhodes, but because of operational problems we could not dock, so I saw the Eastern Med cruise again for 19th September that ... Read more
Neveragain1234at
Member Since 2015
1 review
9 helpful votes
Sailed September 2015
This was our first ever holiday on a cruise ship, we choose Princess because it had the timing and visits we wanted. We choose a balcony room and paid full fare. I will keep this simple: A Cruise to us is nice food and entertainment ... Read more
thomo 1
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 helpful vote
Staff very nice and pleasant. Balcony cabin b222 very good position clean and tidy. Shops on board well over priced, sale day on board like a jumble sale (junk) Food OK always found something to eat. Entertainment very poor kareoke ... Read more
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