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Anchorage to Alaska Princess Cruise Reviews

Princess
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Alaska
Anchorage

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208 Anchorage to Alaska Princess Cruise Reviews


MisterDiodes avatar

MisterDiodes

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Alaska is GREAT - Princess not so much

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I have to say straight away that the natural beauty of Alaska is GREAT, and reading the following review should not deter anyone from going to see such a wonderful place. Looking over the side of the ship to see ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Happily Retired 15

1 Review Written

Incredible shore experiences

I wanted to get my National Parks Passport stamped at Denali NP and Glacier Bay NP. This land/cruise tour offered those opportunities. We were escorted from the time our plane landed in Fairbanks until we arrived ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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LesaD

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wasted Money

Our travel agent recommended Princess and we chose it because the travel dates worked the best for our schedules. This was our first cruise. We took a train from Denali to Whittier where we boarded the ship. The ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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ibchick

1 Review Written

Disappointed

This was our first cruise and it was a little disappointing. My expectations were sorely not met. The embarkation was very confusing. We were not given any direction upon boarding and were handed papers without ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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WoodlandsGram

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointing Cruise but the excursions were great.

This was one of the very first cruises my husband and I ever did. We had such great memories of it that we wanted to do it again. Unfortunately, now that we have over 15 cruises with various cruise lines under our ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Peggy Ann

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Alaska adventure

Our first Princess cruise did not disappoint. We had a club class suite ob deck 12 with a wonderful balcony and a beautiful suite. Huge closet with many hangers and drawers with a safe. The bathroom was big and very ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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BadgerPam

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Amazing week on the Coral Princess

We were two families with three kids total, ages 15, 14 and 9. Having read some of the recent negative reviews, we kept our expectations low but they were all greatly exceeded. From the moment we stepped on the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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MarMaz

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Completely exceeded my expectations in every venue

My family and I wanted to experience Alaska and Vancouver. We did the 3 day land excursion and seven day cruise on the Coral Princess. Words cannot describe the overall amazing experience we had. It was surreal from ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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rizzik01

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Alaska - WOW a wonderful experience!

We were asked to join a group of family that were planning this trip with their friends. We traveled as a party of 16 - and had a blast!! We booked a land and sea package and added 2.5 additional days in ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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dkb cruiser

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Itinerary was great! Food Terrible!

We always wanted to try Princess...when friends asked us to join them on Princess we jumped at the chance. First the good: Itinerary was great...especially the Hubbard glacier and Glacier Bay Park. Really ...
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Sail Date July 2019


Critic211 avatar

Critic211

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great cruise, great sites especially the glaciers

We took the land part of the cruise first and then rode the train to Whittier where we boarded the ship. The medallion use on the ship was so easy to set up and use. It was so nice not to have a key to board or to ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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terran_explr

15 Reviews Written

172 Helpful Votes

Older ship but convenient for Alaska cruising

This is a review of the cruise portion of my Tauck Grand Alaska Journey. The tour was 7 days on land, and 7-days on sea aboard the Golden Princess. This is different than my typical cruise review, because my ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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jpanda168

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Lots Going for it but Could Have Been More

My in-laws raved about their north-bound cruise that they took 13+ years ago, having unlimited lobster tail and the adventures that they had. So our group of 7 included 1 teenager, 4 adults in their 50's and my ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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mummylike

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Mixed Experience

An Alaskan cruise was definitely a "bucket list" item for us. We had heard Princess was the best line for Alaska. Our experience on the ship, however, was mixed. Of course the scenery and ports did not disappoint ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Bono2

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship, but Over Shadowed by Primary Goal of Princess to Make Money

Pros: Beautiful ship and interior lobby, nice variety of food available throughout day including a lot of salmon, nice cabin, very comfortable beds, some nice staff, cool medallion technology allowed to open cabin ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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kylemantas

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Alaska is a Must

Alaska has been on our list for a while, so we leapt at this great deal. We knew that Glacier Bay was a definite must, which drew us to this itinerary. The Royal Princess is a Medallion Class ship, which made ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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newcruise12

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Decided to Try an Alaska Cruisetour - Golden Princess, June 2019

We are a couple in our 60’s who decided to try our first cruisetour because we found a good deal. It was Princess’ “On Your Own CBX Tour” southbound (Fairbanks 2 nights and Denali 1 night). After our land ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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wellstar

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Meh. find a better ship for the money

The itinerary and stops were great but the ship seems to be a little tired overall and maybe not the best value for the buck. So my vacation started with three days in Anchorage on my own.At this time the ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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purplepirate

10 Reviews Written

45 Helpful Votes

Great family cruise!

We wanted to take our family on an Alaskan cruise to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary. My wife and I had taken this exact same itinerary 10 years ago and we knew from experience our family would enjoy it. ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Rosycurls

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good cruise but outdated ship

My husband and I are Latinx, in our 30s and decided to do the cruise for our honeymoon. We began in Whittier and ended in Vancouver. The good: - Cruise was small compared to others which makes it more ...
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Sail Date June 2019


MaryThomas avatar

MaryThomas

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Awesome ship

Hadn't cruised for awhile and forgot what I was missing - what a beautiful ship. Especially enjoyed the Enclave which was a real treat after coming back from the cool weather on shore excursions. The staff ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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DKMKJ

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Experience on the Coral Princess!

We just returned from a 7-day cruise in Alaska on the Coral Princess. This was my and my husband’s 1st cruise. Some in our group have cruised multiple times. There were 12 in our group of family and friends. ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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jcruiser201

9 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Fantastic

We took this cruise to see the sites and animals. We had done a similar cruise last year on Star Princess. Our cabin was ok. E227. the balconies on Princess are smaller than almost every ship and cruise line ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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sunpuppy

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good Way to See the Beauty of Alaska

My husband and I traveled with another couple. We are all in our 60's. We have cruised many times, mostly with Celebrity and Royal Caribbean although with have been on Norwegian, Carnival and this was our 3rd cruise ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Just_The_Truth

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Just Terrible

We took this cruise because of the itinerary had all the places we wanted to visit in Alaska. The highlights included: Hubbard Glacier, Glacier Bay, Skagway, Ketchikan, Juneau and Vancouver. All the stops were just ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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