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Pacific Princess
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Pacific Princess
Ranked #1 of 19 Princess Ships
93% Loved It
  • The line's smallest ship is a globe-trotter
  • Intimate size means fabulous service
  • Resembles a stately manor house or country inn
  • Launched: 1999; Passengers: 680
Ocean Princess
Ocean Princess
Ranked #2 of 19 Princess Ships
85% Loved It
  • One of the line's smallest, most intimate ships
  • Cabaret lounge replaces large theater
  • Romantic Ultimate Balcony meals available for fee
  • Launched: 2002; Passengers: 680
Island Princess
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Island Princess
Ranked #3 of 19 Princess Ships
84% Loved It
  • Pro: Comfortable, mid-sized ship; peaceful adults-only sun deck; good variety of food.
  • Con: Ship generally feels cramped; bathrooms and standard balconies are also small.
  • Bottom Line: Ideal for those looking for a traditional cruise ship experience with no surprises.
  • Launched: 2003; Passengers: 2,214
Coral Princess
Coral Princess
Ranked #4 of 19 Princess Ships
84% Loved It
  • Lectures and workshops via ScholarShip @ Sea
  • One of Princess' mid-sized ships
  • Relax at adults-only Sanctuary sun deck
  • Launched: 2003; Passengers: 1,970
Ruby Princess
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Ruby Princess
Ranked #5 of 19 Princess Ships
82% Loved It
  • Great for kids and multi-generational groups
  • Classic Princess in terms of food and service
  • Behind-the-scenes tours like no other
  • Launched: November 2008; Passengers: 3,080
Diamond Princess
Diamond Princess
Ranked #6 of 19 Princess Ships
81% Loved It
  • Pro: Lovely mix of Eastern and Western cultures and passengers
  • Con: Can be a little quiet for those looking for a party atmosphere
  • Bottom Line: Laid back ship with lots to do at a slow pace
  • Launched: 2004; Passengers: 2,670
Sapphire Princess
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Sapphire Princess
Ranked #7 of 19 Princess Ships
80% Loved It
  • Top-notch option for multi-generation families
  • Personal Choice Dining offers numerous options
  • Enjoy a multi-course feast at Sabatini's Trattoria
  • Launched: 2004; Passengers: 2,670
Star Princess
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Star Princess
Ranked #8 of 19 Princess Ships
78% Loved It
  • Pro: Activities and cuisine are themed around the ship's itinerary.
  • Con: Nightlife and evening entertainment can be lacking, especially the main stage shows.
  • Bottom Line: Enrichment, food and drink are strong suits, but you need port days to keep from getting bored.
  • Launched: 2002; Passengers: 2,600
Caribbean Princess
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Caribbean Princess
Ranked #9 of 19 Princess Ships
77% Loved It
  • Fourth in Princess Cruises' Grand class
  • Introduced poolside movie screen concept
  • Shaded Sanctuary is adults-only retreat
  • Launched: 2004; Passengers: 3,080
Golden Princess
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Golden Princess
Ranked #10 of 19 Princess Ships
76% Loved It
  • Piazza is social hub of ship
  • Traditional and flexible dining options available
  • High ratio of cabins with verandahs
  • Launched: 2001; Passengers: 2,590
Crown Princess
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Crown Princess
Ranked #11 of 19 Princess Ships
75% Loved It
  • Pros: Good value for money; impressive breadth of activities, programming and excursions
  • Cons: Stumbles on service occasionally; add-on costs and upselling irritate some passengers
  • Bottom Line: Tries to be everything to everyone -- and largely succeeds
  • Launched: 2006; Passengers: 3,080
Sun Princess
Sun Princess
Ranked #12 of 19 Princess Ships
75% Loved It
  • One of Princess' mid-sized ships
  • Welcoming and well-run
  • Rendezvous Bar serves wine and appetizers
  • Launched: 1995; Passengers: 1,950
Emerald Princess
Emerald Princess
Ranked #13 of 19 Princess Ships
75% Loved It
  • Varied dining options from tapas to T-bones
  • Lively Italian-style Piazza offers mix of food and entertainment
  • Shore excursions are well constructed and executed
  • Launched: 2007; Passengers: 3,100
Regal Princess
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Regal Princess
Ranked #14 of 19 Princess Ships
75% Loved It
  • Pros: Excellent dining options abound
  • Cons: Small cabins and balconies feel tight
  • Bottom Line: Modern and sophisticated decor, entertainment and dining
  • Launched: 2014; Passengers: 3,560
Grand Princess
Grand Princess
Ranked #15 of 19 Princess Ships
74% Loved It
  • High percentage of cabins have balconies
  • Chill out on the adults-only Sanctuary sun deck
  • Programs for both teens and younger kids
  • Launched: 1998; Passengers: 2,594
Dawn Princess
Dawn Princess
Ranked #16 of 19 Princess Ships
74% Loved It
  • Onboard life geared toward Australians
  • Features big-screen outdoor movies
  • Dining options include steaks, pizza, ice cream
  • Launched: 1997; Passengers: 1,950
Sea Princess
Sea Princess
Ranked #17 of 19 Princess Ships
72% Loved It
  • Small size gives it an intimate vibe
  • Less-traveled itineraries include Australia/NZ, Hawaii and world cruises
  • Major refurbishments scheduled for 2015
  • Launched: 1998; Passengers: 1,998
Royal Princess
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Royal Princess
Ranked #18 of 19 Princess Ships
65% Loved It
  • First TV studio at sea, Princess Live!
  • SeaWalk walkway cantilevered over the side
  • Massively expanded Piazza and adults-only pool
  • Launched: June 2013; Passengers: 3,600
Royal Princess Class 3
Royal Princess Class 3
Ranked #19 of 19 Princess Ships
0% Loved It
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  • Sister ship to popular Royal Princess and Regal Princess
  • Based in China year-round
  • Innovative features: Anytime Dining, Movies Under the Stars
  • Launched: 2017; Passengers: 3,560
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Princess Member Reviews

78% Loved It

Weve sailed with Princess since they started. Their food quality is going down hill fast. Main dinning room esp. Three out of four dinners were bad. ... Read more
by Dan and Cheryl
My husband and I went on this pacific coastal cruise for our 16th anniversary and we are in our late 40's. We have tried several cruise lines and we ... Read more
by ljenki
As background this was our 48th cruise, and we have previously sailed on all the major lines including Princess. I would consider us a little more ... Read more
by FengShui@Sea
I had high hopes for this cruse having raved about the 2 previous and reading all the perfect reviews. Ok the good. Food was some of the best. ... Read more
by talltex3
1.At the Captains circle gathering (gold,ruby & platinum members), we received a sales push, then 1 mediocre prize was given out plus 2 bottles ... Read more
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