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351 Princess First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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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
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

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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
My husband and I went on our first Cruise to New Zealand from October 7 to October 20, 2013, on the Sea Princess. ... Read more

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First Time Delighted Cruiser Must go cruising ng
11/13
It was a last minute decision to take the above cruise, as part of my annual leave. I have held a fascination for ... Read more
Well-trained and consistently-trained staff. Unfailingly (apparently) happy in their work and with good people ... Read more
This was the first cruise for my husband and me, so we approached cruising with some trepidation. Would we be bored? ... Read more
Wonderful Cruise mwbarnes
11/13
This was our first 'proper' cruise, having only ever been on a much smaller ship on the Red Sea. We were not ... Read more
Was Grand indeed. Melissa517
11/13
Being this our first ever cruise I can not have anything to go by but our own experience as we went along. What I found ... Read more

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11/13
The first thing to point out to anyone reading this is that this was our first cruise together so we do not have the ... Read more
Great first time experience augustskiesgirl
10/13
Never being on a cruise before, this was so enjoyable...!!.the finishings and the decorating were truly superb ..our ... Read more
Not rated
10/13
My first view of the Crown Princess was awesome and totally took my breath away! Embarkation went smoothly especially ... Read more
10/13
we were delighted when we joined the cruise in Whittier, the send-off was with fireworks and it was great to see. The ... Read more
We just completed our first ever cruising experience with the last Alaska cruise for the Coral Princess this season in ... Read more

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ALASKA markvchs
09/13
Took our third cruise so far and first to Alaska on Sapphire Princess departing the 7th of September. Not to downgrade ... Read more
09/13
We had always travelled "by land" in Europe so this was a huge change for us. We thought this would be the best way to ... Read more
Princess delivered a great cruise/tour to Denali and the inside passage. We had never taken an organized tour or a ... Read more
First Cruise Normsie
09/13
This was our first cruise so I have nothing to compare it to, but I can only say this was a spectacular experience. We ... Read more
First and foremost my friends (3 of us) and myself were 1st time cruisers so we had no clue what to expect. We booked a ... Read more

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