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Anchorage Princess Island Princess Cruise Reviews

Princess
Island Princess
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Anchorage

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31 Anchorage Princess Island Princess Cruise Reviews


mummylike avatar

mummylike

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Mixed Experience

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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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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Good cruise but outdated ship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


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firecrackerbly

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Alaska - Fairbanks, Double Denali, Mt. McKinley, Wittier to Vancouver

I am glad we were booked on a small ship and were able to cruise Glacier Bay, but we will never cruise with Princess again. The ship is in desperate need of a complete overhaul. Everything was old and outdated. ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Profbugs

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wouldn't repeat

Cabin steward and service throughout ship was good. Cabin well above 70 degrees throughout even though thermostat set on cold. Glad balcony had a door which opened. Food was disappointing- buffet breakfast was a ...
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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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J G B

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Bucket List goals met!

Highly recommend the Alaska Cruise Tour adventure. (We recommend doing the tour first, then the cruise. Princess is so organized and takes such good care of you.) We decided to explore a few other cities prior ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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NanaBCD

1 Review Written

Bucket list to be repeated!

We absolutely recommend this cruise! This cruise was on our bucket list and now we want to repeat it! The scenery was breathtaking! Glaciers, mountain ranges, whales... Alaska is a wilderness to be preserved ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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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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SNK920

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

BEAUTIFUL -A Must Do!

Alaska has been on my bucket-list. Princess tour-cruise (we did land portion first, which was great) and this ship was recommended by a family member who had done the same cruise several years prior. We booked a ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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suramom

6 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Everything so well organized

We did a tour package with 6 days on land, Fairbanks, Denali Lodge, and McKinley Lodge before and everything was so well organized. your bags in your room when you arrive at the lodges with no check ins. The ...
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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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Nahash

1 Review Written

My Island Princess Vancouver to Alaska review

This is our 4th cruise with princess so I can compare our experience to the previous cruises. We started this cruise from Vancouver going to Alaska for 7 days. In general all the princess ships are the same ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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virginiasenior

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fantastic trip

We were on the Island Princess starting on 6/6/2018. We started in whittier and ended in Vancouver. We also did 5 days of the land tour which was absolutely terrific. We had wonderful weather except for Skagway and ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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GrannyMa

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Best vacation ever!

I chose an Alaskan cruise because I am an outdoors type of person and wanted to see the sights before climate change and such make a lot of it disappear. Princess cruise did not disappoint! The Island Princess was ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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ManaStock

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A great vacation - relaxing, fun and amazing to see and experience Alaska

It was a last-minute decision to come on this cruise - we booked two weeks before departure (so GREAT rate!! Honestly we paid $100 a day each for this cruise - where else can you get housing AND three meals a day ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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KAATX

1 Review Written

A vacation of a lifetime

This was our very first cruise - and we were never that interested in cruising, but friends who have cruised Alaska said it was a "must do". They were correct! We did the 3 day land portion through ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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wrightontrack

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Loved Alaska, would recommend to anyone

chose this cruise as it was on my bucket list, we did the land sea package, found we where really well looked after, both on shore and on ship it was a smaller ship then i was used to, but the service was still the ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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Monermike

1 Review Written

Alaska is beautiful.

Never do Princess again. They made a mistake and overcharged us and said we would get an on board credit which I was ok with but it never happened. Ship staff could not help. When we got home Princess apologized ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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ilmeheinaru

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Anchorage to Vancouver Alaska Cruise

We are also not used to paying gratuities, as is standard on a cruise, as we like to tip the people that gave us good service. Reading the small print of all the paperwork that Princess send out, when we got on the ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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kgoley

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

A Whole New World

Alaska had been on our bucket list for years, but we were always overloaded with information when trying to decide the best way to see this vast state. Fortunately, our travel agent recommended a Cruisetour and ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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Wroso

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Trip of a lifetime

I booked an 11 day land and sea journey with princess because I was told great things about this adventure. But no one told me it was designed for 55+ Spent a ton of money on this adventure and dissatisfied. ...
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Sail Date July 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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cruisinut1

1 Review Written

Island Princess

We chose this cruise hoping for spectacular scenery and we weren't disappointed! It was end of season and prices were discounted in every port because businesses wouldn't see cruise ship passengers until next ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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kaylaann2

1 Review Written

Excellent Staff and wonderful vacation

WE chose this cruise because of this was a part of the United states we most wanted to explore, WE are in our 70's and are just strartingto do a lot of traveling and have chosen Princess because of the wounderful ...
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Sail Date August 2018


Island Princess Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.1
Dining4.03.9
Entertainment3.03.9
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation5.03.6
Family4.03.5
Enrichment3.03.7
Service4.04.3
Value For Money4.03.8
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