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Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to South America from Buenos Aires

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Ship, inside and out

Review for Emerald Princess to South America

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Ano6425

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

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 a few stairs, giving you great 360 views of the sea and sky. You can do the same on deck 16, also with a few stairs. The inside is different story. The design is flawed, mainly ...
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Sail Date: February 2019


Cape Horn & Strait of Magellan Cruise in South America

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Martypen

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

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. We arrived in Buenos Aires 2 days prior to our cruise. We stayed at the Novotel Hotel. It was very nice, centrally located, reasonably priced and the service was excellent. We had ...
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Sail Date: February 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


Very good 30 day cruise in South America!

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northern_us

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

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 received our room cards and surrendered our passports. The lineups at the terminal moved quickly, and we found our stateroom right away. Our luggage was delivered to our room mid ...
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Sail Date: February 2018

Cabin Type: Oceanview

Traveled with children


Great Visit to this New Part of the World

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wanderlust1940

10+ Cruises

Age 80s

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 visit and it proved to be so. We visited Buenos Aires for 4 days beforehand on people's advice and it proved to be very worthwhile. We walked and walked and walked the city, saw ...
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Sail Date: February 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


30 Day South American Advernture

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Gretchendz

10+ Cruises

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). We embarked in Buenos Aires after a redeye flight. It was a painful 5 hours from airport to ship, but largely not Princess's fault. Immigration was a long slow wait, followed by a ...
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Sail Date: February 2018

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


Princess let itself down on details

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jeffanddean

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

This was a great cruise. The staff were fantastic with interesting ports of call. The problems we experienced were due to poor management decisions and communication. On day one there were a number if beverage choices that were unavailable. By the end of the 15 day cruise most wine choices were 'sold out' . This was caused by some delivery issues, but rather than be upfront with communication ...
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Sail Date: February 2018


30 Days on the Beautiful Emerald Princess

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R**T

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

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, all public announcements were made in both English and Spanish resulting in the longest muster drill in the history of cruising. Yes, we carried our life jackets. First of all, ...
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Sail Date: February 2018


Amazing views of Cape Horn

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Casarole47

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

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 observing the Glaciers. We had up close view of them We had anytime dining giving us the opportunity to meet variety of people. The showroom seemed to be a bit small for amount of ...
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Sail Date: February 2018

Cabin Type: Interior


Emerald Princess going downhill fast

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Bad 9t9

10+ Cruises

Age 80s

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 accustomed to on our previous 30 day cruises that have now been removed or declined in quality. I certainly hope that Princess will read and react to my post cruise survey, where I ...
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Sail Date: February 2018

Cabin Type: Interior


"Cruise around Cape Horn on the Emerald Princess"

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clickeraz

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

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 but the entertainment staff were phenomenal. The ship needs some refurbishment in public areas. Some chairs were worn need to be replaced The beds were very comfortable. The princess ...
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Sail Date: February 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


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