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Princess Anchorage Cruise Reviews

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53 Princess Anchorage Cruise Reviews


Happily Retired 15 avatar

Happily Retired 15

1 Review Written

Incredible shore experiences

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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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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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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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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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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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lizmit

9 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship; Medallion needs lots of work

The ship is beautiful and well kept. The staff was mostly friendly but many didn’t seem to know the right answers - new crew? Not well trained? The drinks at Good Spirits were outstanding. The very handsome ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Tray05b

2 Reviews Written

Alaska

We took a cruise on the Royal Princess that stopped at Skagway, Juneau and Ketchikan. We did a pre-cruise tour so the embarkment process was very smooth. Majoirty of check-in was done prior to our arrival at the ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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sneakypie

2 Reviews Written

Perfect Size Ship

We chose the Golden Princess for our Alaska Land/Cruise tour because it was small enough to traverse the glaciers yet large enough to include the Piazza for smaller events, and Skywalkers for daytime relaxation and ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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dmedlin2

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Enjoyable Trip on the Golden to Alaska

We had been to Alaska before but never done the land tour before. We selected the tour we wanted and the Golden Princess happened to be the ship for the cruise. The Golden is an older ship but in good condition, ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Samiam100

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good Royal Princess cruise to Alaska

We did this cruise for the itinerary, overall the cruise ship was good. Food was pretty good, boat was big enough not to feel too crowded, decor was nice and fairly new, entertainment (except for the very funny ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Omitravels

1 Review Written

Great way to see Alaska

We chose this cruise because Princess has been cruising Alaska for 50 years, and the advice we got was they do Alaska best. We chose this time of year because of lack of crowds/families, although our ship was full. ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Witchett

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Alaska land tour and cruise May 2019

We chose this trip because we’ve never been to Alaska and wanted to see a lot. We did the right thing by doing the 5 day land tour first. We started in Fairbanks and stayed at the Princess River lodge 2 nights. ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Jakisue

1 Review Written

Great Naturalist

My travel companions and I could accommodate this date. In addition, others we know recommended the timing. We had perfect clear weather the entire trip. Lots of wildlife sightings and breathtaking glacier ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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westymtnman

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great ports and the glaciers were outstanding

We wanted to see Alaska and the glaciers. Getting on and off the ship was very easy and mostly smooth. The ship was very clean and the mini-suite with balcony was everything you could ask for. We were ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Don & Susan D

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Alaska again but with first timers

We love the Alaska experience and were able to take a group of first time cruisers (4) and first timers to Alaska(+4 more) on this journey. First off the ship is showing it's age and is very tired and in need of a ...
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Sail Date July 2018


DebRonLin avatar

DebRonLin

1 Review Written

Our First Cruise

A friend recommended Princess because they can go into Glacier Bay . We flew in the day before into Anchorage to avoid any travel blitzes since we flying in from NY. We booked airfare through Princess. United ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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rdstrick

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Alaskan Experience

My wife and I were celebrating our 30th wedding anniversary with a Princess land and sea package. After a great time on the land portion of our trip we took a motorcoach to Whittier and boarded the ship around 3 pm ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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OneOrangePaw

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Terrific scenery!

Wanted to see both Hubbard Glacier and Glacier Bay National Park which is why we chose this cruise. This itinerary has great scenery. We spent lots of time on the deck above the bridge with binoculars, just looking ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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JayCSevenSeasCruiser

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Nice itinerary, ship needs improvement

Golden Princss showing some wear and tear. Disappointed in both Sabatinis and the Crown Grill this trip, food wasn’t worth the upcharge, had better steak in the main dining room, lobster tail was terrible. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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triciacoll

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Nice Alaskan Cruise

We chose an Alaskan Land & Cruise Package. We did the land portion first, which was good because that was more strenuous. We boarded the ship in Anchorage & sailed to Vancouver. The first 2 days were spent on the ...
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Sail Date June 2018


jcruiser201 avatar

jcruiser201

9 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Wow, what an experience

We chose this cruise to experience the glaciers and to see whale. We were not disappointed. This was an amazing cruise. We did do an Alaskan Cruise years ago but returned to the same port. No comparison. If ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Winstonpaws2

1 Review Written

First Vacation in 15 Years

We were asked by 3 other couples to go on this cruise. It has been on our bucket list. We all were celebrating anniversaries. For first vacation in 15 years and first cruise ever, it was a great time. There was a ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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