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Canadian Empress for Families

Canadian Empress
86% of cruisers loved it
7 reviews | Write a Review
  • Riverboat experience offering Victorian-era vibe
  • Tours included in fare on destination-focused cruises
  • Prompt, courteous and efficient services

Canadian Empress for Families

Editor Rating
Families
1.0
At first glance this would appear not to be a ship at all geared to families. There are no organized activities, there's no children's onboard facility. But one couple brought their pre-teen children who had a ball - in large part because crew members took such pleasure in including them in activities and projects (from helping with tying up the ship to ringing the bell for dinner). The passengers, too (many grandparents among them) took them under their wing and played puzzle games with them. It was clear that the kids - who incidentally won the shuffleboard tournament - were having a great time, but I would not recommend this cruise line for families whose children are very young or who need lots of entertaining.

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Canadian Empress Ratings

Editor Rating 2.5 Member Rating
Category
Editor
Member
3.0
4.4
4.6
3.4
2.0
4.3
1.8
1.0
Shore Excursions
4.5
Enrichment
4.0
Service
4.9
Value-for-Money
4.2
Rates
3.0
3.8

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Ship Stats
Crew:
14
Launched:
September 1981
Decks:
4
Tonnage:
321
Passengers:
66
Registry:
Canada
CDC Score:
Not Yet Inspected

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