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Buenos Aires Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews

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Emerald Princess
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Buenos Aires

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31 Buenos Aires Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews


Ano6425 avatar

Ano6425

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Ship, inside and out

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The outside of this ship is well designed. Not so the inside. First the good stuff. If you like to walk a ship's promenade deck, this one is very nice. It's wide and goes all the way around the ship if you climb ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Martypen

11 Reviews Written

40 Helpful Votes

Cape Horn & Strait of Magellan Cruise in South America

We chose this cruise because we had been wanting to cruise through South America and this ship offered us the best deal and visited all the places that we wanted to see. This was our first time on Princess. ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Gretchendz

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

30 Day South American Advernture

We chose this cruise as it began the day I retired, and it was a 30 day South America cruise on the Emerald Princess.It included the opportunity to take an excursion to Machu Picchu (two nights off the ship). ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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toradon

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not as good as usual but the Captain was great

Let's start with the positive. The Captain was fabulous, explaining everything about our trip and stopping for things to make sure everyone could see the lighthouse at the horn and the glaciers. There were many ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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R**T

8 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

30 Days on the Beautiful Emerald Princess

Our cruise took us, back-to-back, from Buenos Aires to Santiago and then on to Los Angeles. We visited lot of amazing places. About half of the passengers did the entire 30 days. From Buenos Aires to Santiago, ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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northern_us

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Very good 30 day cruise in South America!

We spent a few days in Buenos Aires prior to embarkation. The city was worth a visit and we felt safe in the Recoleta area where our hotel was located. The weather was warm and sunny. On embarkation day, we ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Dancefloor

10 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

Excellent destinations

We wanted to go to South America and Princess provided the best value for us. We took the opportunity to go to Iguazu Falls and Colonia del Sacramento from Buenos Aires before the cruise as well as exploring Buenos ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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wanderlust1940

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Visit to this New Part of the World

This was pretty much a bucket list trip for us. We are frequent cruisers but had not been to this part of the world before. We thought that the itinerary that Princess had put together was terrific for a first time ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Bad 9t9

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Emerald Princess going downhill fast

Last thing on our bucket list after travelling for 49 years.. First time to do Argentina, Uruguay, Chile, Peru and Nicaragua. Unfortunately on this cruise we had too many things on board that we have become ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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poppymum

1 Review Written

Brilliant itinerary

We chose this cruise to travel with friends and see some new sights and escape grey January in UK and see some sun as well as nature. Princess was a very good price and coupled with fantastic weather we had a ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Casarole47

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing views of Cape Horn

Embarkation was very smooth and organized. We did not have much wait time. The ship was beautifully arranged. Easy to find our way around. The Itinerary was great. Many ports of call as well as two sea days ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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skaway

4 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Cruise around Cape Horn on the Emerald Princess

Wanted to go on this cruise to see this area. Sea birds, land birds, cities, glaciers and experience Cape Horn. We had another "tour" scheduled with it by a birding company that provided guided excursions at all ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Munsel

1 Review Written

A truly wonderful trip

We were very happy with most aspects of this cruise - Buenos Aires to San Antonio. Most fellow passengers we spoke with also loved. We met 2 or 3 nit pickers but our attitude is if you want perfection, then pay ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Cruisechef56

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Standards are dropping

Not to many suprises, just the usual lack of things from previous cruises. No Bailys original in the bar, no canapes at the captains cocktail party etc. Dinning was up and down, breakfast as usual, lunch good ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Mitsy60

2 Reviews Written

Emerald Princess does South America

We arrived from Canada on Monday & enjoyed a great hotel in Palmero, Buenos Aries which allowed us to explore the city prior to Sail Away on Thursday. We are Platinum Members and have priority embarkation which ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Cruiser162

4 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Food and services noticeably poorer-catering more for Spanish speakers

Chose the cruise for its itinerary. Spent 2 days in BA prior to embarkation. Worthwhile to see BA. Embarkation process could have been smoother. Personnel lacked proficiency with the English language as well as ...
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Sail Date January 2018


winty avatar

winty

9 Reviews Written

86 Helpful Votes

Great Itinerary but Princess gone downhill

Long review but lots to say !! Fourth time with Princess, second time on this ship. I have always rated Princess as the best cruiseline we have sailed with but not this time, they have gone downhill I’m ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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lws

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Enjoyed our cruise, but Princess could have done better

We would recommend this cruise, but thought the quality of the entertainment and on board experience was a lesser quality than our Princess cruise of about 5 years ago. Paul the cruise director was upbeat, funny, ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Georgiane

19 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Buttergate

This was our 18th cruise on Princess. We had a good time, because of the staff and the ports but were disappointed in the food. The food never seems to change - and this time in the dining room, even sitting with 6 ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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presporak

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Very Happy Cruisers

Having experience to cruise using several cruise companies I feel we can do fair comparison in various areas. I did sail on Emerald Princess two times. Boarding was very well organized right from the airport up ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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LolaOttawa

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

The lap of luxury

We’re not “cruisers”, this being our 3rd cruise. We consider a cruise as a mode of transportation, moving us from one place to the next. This was also our first cruise on Princess and we were very happy with ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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jjjaunts

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Wonderful itinerary and attentive staff

We are a retired couple traveling on our 13th cruise since 2011, with 60 days on Princess and multiple cruises on 4 other lines. We enjoyed the itinerary even more than we anticipated and the staff was attentive ...
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Sail Date January 2018


gbraun avatar

gbraun

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

A floating house of horrors!!!!

Chose this cruise because of itinerary. This turned out to be on of the few things that went right. The cons: Turned our luggage in at the ship. From that point on it was lost for over thirty hours. The ...
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Sail Date January 2018


clickeraz avatar

clickeraz

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

"Cruise around Cape Horn on the Emerald Princess"

The itinerary was great, but the ship not so much. Food menu has drastically gone down hill. On several nights, there was nothing appealing and steak is no longer on the every day menu. The entertainment was sub par ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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mbquilter

1 Review Written

Ports fantastic but the Emerald just ok

We chose the cruise for the itinerary and it didn’t disappoint. The ports of call were all terrific, lots of options to explore and the scenic cruising to Cape Horn, along the Beagle Channel, and through the ...
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Sail Date January 2018


Emerald Princess Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.1
Dining4.53.8
Entertainment4.03.5
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.03.9
Family4.03.6
Enrichment4.03.4
Service4.04.2
Value For Money4.53.7
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