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342 Princess First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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Our first cruise sammiiix043
04/14
My boyfriend and I choose to take our first cruise this March, after researching all the possible cruise lines we ... Read more
Love the Ruby! mross0822
03/14
This was my first time aboard the Ruby Princess. I booked with a third party website because I got a great deal on the ... Read more
Just got back from a 4 day costal cruise (LA, Catalina, Ensenada) Boy has the cruising industry changed. 3rd trip on ... Read more
My wife and I have cruised many times mostly on Royal. Ive heard only good things about Princess, so we booked. We had ... Read more
We flew in the day before and stayed at the Holiday Inn Express. We've stayed there before and it was fine for one ... Read more

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When you complete a Princess Cruise you are asked to fill in a survey. They ask you if you'd like a member of the ... Read more
Freakin' Awesome! HK Crazee
02/14
This was our first cruise and I had read everything and looked at all the pictures on the internet and determined that ... Read more
Here is my review of the Ruby Princess... We were a group of six ladies - myself, my mother, daughter, sister in law ... Read more
Sailed for cruise sites in Cosumel and Roatan and Belize we embarked on Saturday 25 Jan. A couple good days in the sun, ... Read more
Our group consisted of my 70-something year old parents (who treated the rest of us to this cruise), my husband & ... Read more

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virgin cruise elled70
02/14
Terminal: wasy drive to terminal in Pasadena Texas.  The line was long at 4:00 pm but moved quickly. The ship: ... Read more
01/14
First I would like to put our review in context, we are seasoned travellers around the world BUT have never been ... Read more
We were first time cruisers, family of 5, generally down to earth people who don't normally choose luxury holidays. We ... Read more
We have cruised with Princess many times before, upgrading each cruise from inside to oceanview to balcony, to ... Read more
Not rated
01/14
Coral Princess Cruise Report Panama Canal (partial) Dec 28, 2013 ARRIVAL – Ft Lauderdale is a zoo, perhaps it ... Read more

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We will definitely consider cruising again after this experience. The Princess staff, from our room attendant to our ... Read more
01/14
This was my sister and I's first cruise. We booked a mini-suite, on the recommendation of others. It was wonderful! ... Read more
The Princess ground staff were there to greet us at the airport and assist us to our bus transfer to the ship. On the ... Read more
Ok but won't rush back Aussie chris
12/13
This was our first cruise there were some enjoyable things but overall it was disappointing. The boat itself is dated ... Read more
My mother pruchased my sister and I along with her a one week cruise on the Princess Sapphire for her 70th birthday. I ... Read more

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I realize I have nothing to compare the Royal to but I thought it was a gorgeous ship and we had a wonderful time! I ... Read more
having just today returned from our 19 day cruise on the Diamond Princess, I could not have been happier with my ... Read more
We were first time cruisers, at least on a big ship. We?d previously only gone on windjammers, so our expectation of ... Read more
We arrived in Sydney in the rain and walked from Circular Quay to the ship at the International Terminal. On our ... Read more
We have been on two older RCCL ships previously and were offered a decent deal on a balcony room on the new ship, Royal ... Read more

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