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484 Princess First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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redsoxfan111
1 Review
Member Since 2012
1 Forum Post
On the January 30th 2016 cruise this was truly the cruise from hell. First the cruise was late getting to port from ... Read more
Fishfriend
1 Review
Member Since 2016
Didn't know what to expect from this cruise as i was a first timer & afterwards would probably not go on this ship ... Read more
KCaz
1 Review
Member Since 2016
This was my first time on a cruise although not my first time in New Zealand. Was looking for a relaxing no-fuss ... Read more
Carolined63
1 Review
Member Since 2015
1 Forum Post
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My husband and I are both first time cruisers so were not sure what to expect. We got on in Auckland, we live there so ... Read more
Michael C
1 Review
Member Since 2016
This was our first cruise and so we can't really compare with anything else. The cruise was SE Asia in January 2016. ... Read more

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Bunnie23
1 Review
Member Since 2015
2 Forum Posts
Finally after waiting 12 months for this holiday we were on board, first time cruisers. Golden Princes from Melbourne ... Read more
Ctowe48
1 Review
Member Since 2014
Embarkation went very smoothly. We thought it weird that you have to bring life jackets to muster drill. The buffet ... Read more
swgdezign
1 Review
Member Since 2016
6 Forum Posts
My mom and I went on the 7 day cruise with 4 Ports (more later) We stayed in a hotel close by with transportation to ... Read more
magenbaby
1 Review
Member Since 2016
Positives: The Regal Princess is a beautiful ship. We had a Suite which was fabulous - lots of room, full size ... Read more
Jodie701
1 Review
Member Since 2016
2 Forum Posts
This was the first cruise my family took together - mum, dad, 2 kids plus grandma. Princess Cruises upgraded my mum's ... Read more

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Jcorr
1 Review
Member Since 2016
I am a first time cruiser so the thought of flying half way around the world to get on a ship for 17 days did NOT ... Read more
att2detail
1 Review
Member Since 2015
8 Forum Posts
Are all cruise ships this boring? This was our first cruise and we really did not know what to expect. Before we ... Read more
sealegs2016
1 Review
Member Since 2015
2 Forum Posts
This was our first ever cruise . Chose our 30th wedding anniversary for this trip . We live in Sydney south west so we ... Read more
Morgsmom
3 Reviews
Member Since 2005
1,646 Forum Posts
Just got off the Regal Princess this morning after a week with DH. Embarkation: the “preferred” line ... Read more
HeatherLRamos
1 Review
Member Since 2016
The regal princess is a beautiful ship. It has a lot of great amenities including movies under the stars, two seperate ... Read more

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ATowe
1 Review
Member Since 2016
I had avoided the cruise scene for many years but I took a cruise on the new Princess Regal and it changed my mind ... Read more
NeverLand77
1 Review
Member Since 2015
We had the absolute worst vacation experience ever. We have been unable to come to a resolution with Princess. We ... Read more
loge23
5 Reviews
Member Since 2001
219 Forum Posts
Our annual Christmas "escape" aboard Princess was a repeat cruise from 2014 on the (still) beautiful, if not ... Read more
Capoppy
1 Review
Member Since 2015
13 Forum Posts
My first cruise and I did not want a bill after leaving the ship. Bought the all you can drink package and was still ... Read more
ittlebeme
1 Review
Member Since 2016
This was our first cruise which we chose because we wanted to relax. All in all, it didn't disappoint. We certainly ... Read more

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Neveragain1234at
1 Review
Member Since 2015
This was our first ever holiday on a cruise ship, we choose Princess because it had the timing and visits we wanted. We ... Read more
wickedwazza
1 Review
Member Since 2015
6 Forum Posts
Being first time cruisers we weren't expecting anything, but were surprised by the service and the experience we ... Read more
LizSydney
1 Review
Member Since 2015
21 Forum Posts
The steward was absolutely amazing. He was so polite and friendly. He was thorough and aimed to please. I was ... Read more
HaveDogWillTravel
1 Review
Member Since 2015
78 Forum Posts
Pros: Every crew member did an excellent job. They always had a smile and warm welcome remembering our names and ... Read more
panda1215
2 Reviews
Member Since 2014
1 Forum Post
This was our first cruise so we didn't really know what to expect so there are pros and cons and some of each come from ... Read more

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