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843 Princess Senior Cruise Reviews

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Chardonnaylover
Member Since 2016
1 review
10 forum posts
9 helpful votes
This was our first cruise. We chose Princess cruise lines because they included Glacier Bay National Park on all their itineraries. We chose a 12 day Cruisetour which included 7 days northbound cruise followed by 5 day land tour with 1 ... Read more
greentulip
Member Since 2013
1 review
2 forum posts
We really enjoyed this cruise. Smooth sailing except for one day in the Tasman sea when were were approaching our disembarkation port of Sydney. Due to an approaching typhoon we missed being overnight in Hong Kong and missed Shanghai all ... Read more
socram13
Member Since 2010
7 reviews
651 forum posts
1 helpful vote
Having done our first long Princess cruise (Sydney to UK, USA back to NZ) in 2011, on the Dawn we got hooked! We have cruised every year since, on the Dawn, Sea and Sun Princess ships, with shorter cruises on the Diamond, Emerald and ... Read more
katisdale
Member Since 2003
6 reviews
3,245 forum posts
4 helpful votes
We had been looking for a cruise out of Australia for several years. We had previously booked two cruises which were taken for full charters so when this one became available we reserved a cabin on the day it opened. We made our own air ... Read more
las vegas cruisers
Member Since 2013
4 reviews
2 forum posts
2 helpful votes
This cruise, aboard Royal Princess, is certainly one that the cruise line can boast: a ship beautifully appointed and maintained; a staff worthy of recognition; fascinating ports and professionally escorted excursions! With 23 cruises ... Read more

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type
Member Since 2016
1 review
10 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
To see the North Cape and Norway The show were very Poor They now charge 15% an all bar bills inc a bottle of wine at dinner. Tours expensive $119-$129 per person per trip Some bars were closed for the sale of art paintings i ... Read more
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Geoff Devon
Member Since 2016
1 review
11 helpful votes
In cabin D606 the paper is pealing off the wall, the fridge door is hanging off its hinges. This is a ship that is need of an serious update. 3 star is the maximum I would give it. Drinks are very overpriced,$29 for a Reisling, that ... Read more
Hotfoot4
Member Since 2015
1 review
8 helpful votes
This cruise had an array of experiences we had read about and wanted to see first hand. From the Svalbard Archipelago with the chance of seeing polar bears, to days and nights when the sun never set, to the stunningly beautiful fjords and ... Read more
emkehoe
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
The itinerary determined our cruise. The food was moderate to poor. One evening I ordered beef wellington and it was not eatable. The entertainment was good. The cruise was crowded. The service on the cruise was sad, the workers ... Read more
Misto827
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
Food - The food on Anytime Dining was far from fine dining. The Ribeye that my husband had ordered was ok & another night he had Fillet Mignon which was not tender at all. 1st night I had Cod with lentils which was dry. Another night ... Read more

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Rubyredrose
Member Since 2016
1 review
20 helpful votes
Sailed June 2016
We chose the cruise for its destinations and were not disappointed in this, unfortunately we did not research the finer points and found that due to the size of the ship ( we had only cruised on medium size ships before ) we were often ... Read more
Robyn Hood
Member Since 2016
1 review
12 helpful votes
This was our 3rd cruise to Alaska and the 2nd on the Grand Princess. We had a wonderful time...food was great, service and entertainment wonderful. It was our 50th wedding anniversary (went with friends) so we ponied up for a mini-suite ... Read more
wywiseman
Member Since 2014
1 review
1 forum post
8 helpful votes
We had made flight arrangements through Princess with their EZ flight program, out of Denver. This was the first concern. We tried to ascertain our seats but couldn't because this was not the policy. We had to check in with Delta 24 hours ... Read more
jerpen4350
Member Since 2013
1 review
4 forum posts
4 helpful votes
Coral Princess was an excellent cruise ship for Alaska. Embarkation from Vancouver went smoothly for American but we heard that for foreign citizens it took much longer. Went to the ports of Ketchican, Juneau and Skagway. Cruised Glacier ... Read more
wendy w
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 forum posts
5 helpful votes
This was only my third cruise and I was keen to try a new ship. We were upgraded to a mini suite which was wonderful, Others have given physical descriptions of the ship and lots of comments about good and entertainment. I enjoyed it all. ... Read more

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fourthalarm
Member Since 2008
3 reviews
131 forum posts
Leaving out of San Francisco is very convenient for us as we can drive to the pier in less than an hour. Grand Princess is a little too large for me, but that is a personal preference. It is however a beautiful and well maintained ship. ... Read more
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
Zavier6421
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
We booked this cruise in January 2015 mainly to experience a new culture in PNG. When we booked ( 6 in our group) the cruise started in Sydney and ended in Brisbane so we all booked flights from Brisbane to Sydney. About a month before ... Read more
loveforocean
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
I travelled with my husband & daughter (adult). We all had a very relaxing and good time during the cruise. The (Bordeaux) dining room food was good and the staff were very accommodating and would do anything to please you. The ... Read more
gnomette1054
Member Since 2015
1 review
2 forum posts
17 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
This cruise was like a floating nursing home and geared for the elderly. There was a lack of entertainment. We had to replace our cruise card numerous times so we could get into our cabin. There were problems with the lifts and the ... Read more

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lazin around
Member Since 2016
1 review
17 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
we could not find fault with the staff, they were brilliant, they were always friendly, polite & would go out of their way to help you. The food was always delicious & plentiful. We were disappointed we were not able to go to one ... Read more
bertonlab
Member Since 2016
1 review
3 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
We always wanted to go on a world cruise, as flying is no longer a option for us. We enjoyed most of our ports and enjoyed them. Was of course disappointed at the ports that we could not visit due to bad weather conditions, totally agree ... Read more
Dumbcluck
Member Since 2016
1 review
4 forum posts
8 helpful votes
I wanted to visit Russia and I like cruising for a long time. Food was excellent, could not fault and I felt it had a lot of variety. Service was great by cabin steward and waiters. Felt customer relations could have been a lot ... Read more
mumbub
Member Since 2016
1 review
2 helpful votes
Sailed May 2016
Connoisseur Escorted Cruise Tour My wife and I traveled from San Antonio to Vancouver the day before our cruise started. No hitches or glitches during travel to Vancouver, other than the amount of time it took to get there from San ... Read more
Judgeo19
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
Selected ship because we wanted to begin in Rome allowing us a few days in Rome prior to embarkation. Use Princess Air (Delta) and had no issues. Tickets assigned in enough time to get comfort seats. No issues. Embarkation and ... Read more

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