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Princess Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises from Anchorage

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25 Princess Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises from Anchorage


BadgerPam avatar

BadgerPam

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Amazing week on the Coral Princess

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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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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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RufieS

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful trip! Golden Princess

We did Cruise Tour FB4, land portion first! What an incredible and seamless trip! We took Alaska Air R/T and as soon as we landed in Fairbanks we were greeted by Princess reps and boarded the bus. Our train ride ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Foodcourtmom1007

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Royal Princess...Felt like royalty!

We just got back for an amazing cruise to Alaska on the Royal Princess. We were on Marina Deck (15) in a balcony cabin. We loved out location, it was right near the elevator and there was no excessive noise. It ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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wazo

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Royal Princess in Alaska

We have have great experiences sailing with Princess Cruises, and this Alaska cruise/tour to Denali and Glacier Bay was no different. We first sailed on Royal Princess to the Caribbean when she was brand new 5 years ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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rara3602

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

The Royal Princess provided a most Excellent Cruise

We chose the Northbound cruise from Whittier to Vancouver on the Royal Princess due to the two stops it makes for Glaciers. The two days in the bay just observing the amazing scenery was the highlight of the ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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bmac84

1 Review Written

Wonderful cruise!

We cruised the inside passage of Alaska for a week. No complaints at all. Our cabin attendant Maria was very pleasant as were all of the waiters and other staff. Our room was refreshed a couple times a day. Plenty ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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lexky

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Mountains and glaciers with five-star dining service

This cruise, my first, was primarily a trip to visit with family, but secondarily we wanted to enjoy the mountains, glaciers, and wildlife viewing. Overall, it was wonderful, and I have already recommended it to a ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Gael_Sing

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Family Reunion Coral Princess Alaska 2018

We chose the Coral Princess for it's passenger size (2000), the itinerary, timing for our 37 family members, the land tour option, accessibility and wide variety of shore excursion choices. The Coral Princess ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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ChaosCoordinator

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Amazing Alaska

Traveling with five small children, I was initially wary of an Alaskan cruise, but the Coral Princess and this experience overall has far exceeded my expectations. We were part of a large family trip - 37 of us! ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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2nGlenn

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

First time cruise and land tour was excellent

We went with our in-laws who went on a Princess land/cruise to Alaska 15+ years ago. They loved it then, we all love it now. We did land flying into Fairbanks and hopping on board in Whittier. We did not observe ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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billychan2

1 Review Written

Relaxing and enjoyable trip

There are few choices but we felt that the south bound trip provides the best relaxing opportunity since we front loaded our trip with traveling by car in Alaska a week before. The cruise stopped at the most popular ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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JMadrid

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The Coral Princess and a Great Alaskan Land and Sea Cruise!

This was our first cruise for the five of us and we were Blessed to experience the beauty of many sites, see ocean and land wildlife, and the people we met were wonderful! We chose the land and sea cruise wanting to ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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ladyvet

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful trip and lucky weather!

I was a little concerned after reading recent reviews of Island Princess, but in reality everything was great. We were among the first to board, having taken the train from Anchorage. For a couple of hours, it was ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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susthomps

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great cruise for family travel

Loved Alaska and wanted to return. Chose Princess for the great kid's program! Princess is the best for Alaska. The berth locations were always close and convenient. The transfer from Anchorage to Whittier was ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Billgwalker

1 Review Written

Our Best Holiday, So Far

We had a couple of days in Fairbanks prior to joining a Princess Land Tour Group of 29 for an 8 day adventure before boarding the Ship. All transfers, connections, accommodation, side trips etc worked without an ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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db5412

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Everything Almost Perfect Including Ship Excursions

Not only did the 7 nights on this ship which were fantastic, but did the 5 day land tour from Anchorage to Denali and returned to the ship in Whittier by train. Everything was perfectly organized, and Princess ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Behindtheboard

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Never a dull moment

Star Princess was a worthy ship. Basically when choosing between the different itineraries, I was looking for Anchorage to Vancouver. I was very happy with the itinerary, stopping at Hubbard Glacier, Glacier Bay, ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Computer Lady

4 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Top-Notch!

We have been told by everyone who has been to Alaska, “You have to go.”! The time was right and we make the decision to do the land and sea package. It was a decision we will never forget. Alaska is definitely a ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Super1234

1 Review Written

Great cruise

Friends getting together for some fun. Some time to recharge. The food, entertainment, service was excellent. The people who work for Princess Cruises we’re always helpful, knowledgeable. The art auction was the ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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jeFftheRocky

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Definitely would recommend for younger couples or family with mature teens

We booked this cruise just two weeks before and have never cruised before, so we didn't know what we were in for. It was definitely a pleasant surprise and a great voyage. The ports of call are typical for an alaska ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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dansun

2 Reviews Written

FAMILY FUN

We need to celebrate our 40th anniversary and our daughter's 20th anniversary and our grandson graduation from high school. THIS WAS OUR 4 TIME TO ALASKA BUT OUR DAUGHTER'S FAMILY FIRST TIME We had the best ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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brianne57

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

I want to go back!

This cruise was an amazing trip - I am ready to go back now! We flew into Anchorage the night before our cruise and stayed at the Marriott. Lovely hotel, easy call to get a shuttle from the airport, nice little ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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sandbarn

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cruising Alaska

Great cruise. Wonderful side excursions. The sailing was very smooth with no rocking. The food was plentiful and delicious. Staff was excellent, especially our steward and the entertainment staff that ran the ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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