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424 Princess First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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This was our first venture into a cruise holiday and we chose this particular route as it enabled us to sail from ... Read more
8/15
Overall we had a good experience. I suggest you read the fine print very carefully before arriving at the port. The ... Read more
My first cruise with Coral Princess, indeed my first cruise ever! A sole traveller I read all the reviews of the ... Read more
We did a land tour first and then a seven night cruise southwards of the Inside Passage on the Pacific Princess. This ... Read more
For our first-ever cruise we took the Ruby Princess to Alaska. The cruise went off without a hitch, embarking and ... Read more

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7/15
Outstanding service and value. We couldn't have asked for a better holiday. Both embark and disembarkment were painless ... Read more
7/15
Having nothing to compare the Caribbean Princess with and reading some of the reviews, I wondered what I had let myself ... Read more
Our first ever cruise (probably not our last). This was an overall enjoyable cruise. We are a fully able English ... Read more
Sold on Cruising Geoffscouse
7/15
My wife and I (both over 70) where very pleasantly surprised at the size of the balcony cabin on C deck; being first ... Read more
Most Unpleasant PrometheusOC
7/15
Generally a poor cruising experience, thank goodness Alaska is gorgeous. First, why they got 2 stars: 1) Staff ... Read more

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I have the most amazing experience with the Grand Princess. As we arrived at the port, there were long lines but that ... Read more
Much Better Than Anticipated 3TinksAndAnEeyore
7/15
This was my first cruise. Ever. That said, I don't have other boats or cruise lines to compare with my experience on ... Read more
The ship overall was very nice, some what dated but clean and very large. I did not even feel like I was on a ship. I ... Read more
This was our 1st cruise so did not really know what to expect. When we arrived in Barcelona we were met by our driver ... Read more
Alaskan Cruise tonyr54321
6/15
Took cruise from seattle to ketchikan, juneau, skagway alaska, on the Ruby Princess. Cruise was wonderful, have no ... Read more

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Not Worth It! chris1356
6/15
I've taken cruises on both the Holland American Line and the Azamara Cruise Line so I know what to expect on a cruise. ... Read more
We did a round trip from Seattle because our daughter lives there and went with us. Otherwise I would go on a one way ... Read more
Wow! As first time cruisers we did not know if we would enjoy cruising (we love the freedom to roam), but wanted to ... Read more
6/15
Our first ever cruise, we did a land tour before boarding at Vancouver on the 13th. Once through the queues at Customs ... Read more
6/15
We had a inside cabin in the Emerald deck. Room was very clean and well kept during our entire cruise. Rodney did a ... Read more

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We loved our Northbound Voyage of the Glaciers. The scenery was stunning - even more so than I imagined. The cabin ... Read more
We booked a tour of Alaska for four. We wanted a "Nothing to Worry about" trip and pretty much that is what ... Read more
We were on the Golden June 1 - 11 to Alaska. The suite we were in had so many things that needed fixed we spent part ... Read more
This was our first cruise. Firstly - embarkation process very easy, simple and much easier than checking in at an ... Read more
We stayed in an accessible balcony cabin, and we very surprised and pleased by the spacious, comfortable, and fully ... Read more

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