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Princess Emerald Princess Balcony Cabin Cruise Reviews

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Wonderful Cruise after boarding insanity.
"The Panama Canal was on our bucket list. Just the week before we set sail the Coronavirus scare began. We chose to go ahead with our plans and are so glad we did. There was a major computer glitch that delayed our..."Read More
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Panama canal

Review for Emerald Princess to Panama Canal & Central America

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jacquestrottier
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

I choose this cruise because wanted to do the Panama Canal it was our first time with Princess and will be the last time. The food was terrible with no variety with lots of junk food deep fried We like fine dining there were none It’s started at the airport pick up 3 hrs late and 2 hrs to embark cruise we were supposed to leave at 4 pm and left at 8.30 Very disorganized. They left ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Interesting Experience - Central America

Review for Emerald Princess to Panama Canal & Central America

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carmellewis
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

This was the first time we had a two week break as we had just retired. As we booked late we only had the choice of two rooms we ended up with room A333 with an adjoining door. We have done other cruises with luxury liners so i was full of apprehension but we wanted to do a full transit of Panama. The room was adequate bed really comfy. Extremely clean. Plenty of hanging space.Fridge for our ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Wonderful Cruise in spite of COVID-19 chaos

Review for Emerald Princess to Panama Canal & Central America

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cruisesrforfun
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

After sailing to Alaska on Princess with family and friends for our 50th we knew we would sail with Princess again. We've wanted to go through the Panama Canal and one 6 of us found we could during the first two weeks of March we jumped at the chance. A computer glitch messed with what we know to be a generally efficient check in. Though, conditions were less than ideal, I applaud the ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Wonderful Cruise after boarding insanity.

Review for Emerald Princess to Panama Canal & Central America

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Bwmills54
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

The Panama Canal was on our bucket list. Just the week before we set sail the Coronavirus scare began. We chose to go ahead with our plans and are so glad we did. There was a major computer glitch that delayed our boarding for 2-3 hours. Area was packed. No food or drink offered. Toilet facilities were out in the parking lot. Very uncomfortable. Once we boarded things went exceedingly ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


The Fabulous Crew of Emerald Princess

Review for Emerald Princess to Panama Canal & Central America

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Lynpaul
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

I’ve always wanted to sail to the Panama Canal. What a great trip this was. Despite the worlds fears of the corona virus our crew selflessly cared for our needs, making sure the trip was a success. Even though we did not get to go through the old Locke as planned due to the Panamanian government not giving us access until to late we were still able to go through the new lockes and enjoy them from ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Great vacation through Panama Canal

Review for Emerald Princess to Panama Canal & Central America

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KarenM70
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

There was a glitch getting on the ship, which caused us to not start off the best, we waited in line outside the ship for hours & were never told why we were not allowed to board, and then once inside, more long lines- we heard it was a computer problem. Once we were onboard, they gave us temporary room cards, which meant we had to find the room steward every time we wanted to get into our room, ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Panama Canal cruise

Review for Emerald Princess to Panama Canal & Central America

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annauker
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

My father wanted to see the Panama Canal. It was 5 adults - my father, my sister and husband, myself and husband. Our entertainment was poor. The best was the comedian next to last day. The service was horrible in internet. We talked to him. He gave us info. We tried it and it didn’t meet with our expectations and wanted to change it two hours later and were denied. The beverage service ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


2nd Princess Cruise

Review for Emerald Princess to South Pacific

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silversneakers
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

I loved the itinerary offered on this cruise. I had not sailed on Princess since 2005 so I was looking forward to my cruise. Even though we were not able to get into Samoa, we had a couple of extra days in Hawaii and one in French Polynesia. The ship is 13 years old but I thought for the most part it was very clean. The staff was outstanding and the Captain was amazing interacting with the ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Slight disappointment

Review for Emerald Princess to South Pacific

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RetiredNcruzn
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

We really wanted to see Apia and PagoPago but these were substituted for Hilo and Kona. Had we wanted to see more of Hawaii we would have just booked Hawaii. We were also somewhat disappointed in the food, not what we expect from Princess. The Crown grill was a disappointment, filet was burnt, we didn’t say anything, by the time we saw the waiter, my wife had finished her meal. Share ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Internet problems and Customer Relations

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rmdoughe
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

We selected this cruise in order to escape some winter in Michigan. The sixteen sea days appealed to us. The schedule was changed in route and we were unable to visit American Samoa which meant we spent more time in Hawaii, Bora Bora and Papeete. Still a restful experience. The response time of the Internet was reasonable but the system was unstable at times causing people to lose their ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


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