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Princess Emerald Princess Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

Princess
Emerald Princess
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

93

Very Good

59

Average

25

Poor

16

Terrible

13

Cruise type

Family Cruises

299

Romantic Cruises

208

Senior Cruises

187

Repositioning Cruises

87

Entertainment Cruises

59

208 Princess Emerald Princess Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews


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loge23

10 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

28 days in Fantasyland

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Well, if 28 days aboard a beautiful cruise ship, being catered to, sailing to Hawaii and Tahiti - AND not getting sick isn't Fantasyland for the Senior Set, than I'll have what you're having. Embarkation was ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Dee4990

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Panama Canal Adventure

Overall, we recommend both the Emerald Princess and also this itinerary. We had a fabulous time and really enjoyed the trip! The Panama Canal is a "must see" for any traveler and Princess does it right! We had ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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ScottG

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing cruise through the Panama Canal!

My wife and I have multiple things to celebrate (35th anniversary, both healthy after medical scares, etc...) and decided that a two week cruise through the Panama Canal was just the ticket. We enjoyed everything ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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marinelife2

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Dec 3 Panama Canal Cruise *Pros & *Cons

Pros: *Excellent service *Lots of fantastic entertainment *Deep swimming pools with chairs kept back. *Real professionally made pizza. *Lido often had quality 5 star food and a good selection. *MDR ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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jonkim33

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great crew, fun itinerary but a few things lacking

We love sailing with Princess and enjoy the traditional atmosphere and older crowd. This cruise was great except for a few issues... Embarkation was bad from the start due to customs issues and computer ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Marypowers

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Most efficient cruise ever!

Choose this cruise to experience Greece and its food, drink and culture. The good is that Princess did an awesome job on embarkment (no wait) and disembarkment. Excursion organization and cleanliness, and great ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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BarbaraW7000

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Over the top

We chose this cruise for the ports that it was stopping at. We also liked the amenities and class of the cruise. We enjoyed the club class dining. Our servers Jelana, Ryan, Iris and Bazvan were the BEST! We always ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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smithm1986

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Brilliant cruise

We booked this cruise a few weeks before sailing, as we were in need of a de-stress break. The Emerald Princess certainly delivered. We've cruised with Princess before, so we knew what to expect in terms of the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Canuck Cruiser 59

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great! Great! Great! (only minor issues)

We chose this cruise as a wedding anniversary treat, looking for a romantic setting, lots going on but not a party atmosphere, and not overrun with kids. The ship delivered perfectly. There was always plenty to see ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Bows

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Perfect! (Almost!)

Emerald Princess Cruise Ship Review: Summary of pros:                                                      Summary of cons: Ship Atmosphere ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Larrytheg

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Fantastic cruise to Italy, Greece, Barcelona

This was our fourth cruise on princess 2nd time on the Emerald. Th is was a 14 day cruise. Starting in Rome. 10 ports ending in Barcelona. I recommend this cruise or any cruise going to th is region of the world, we ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Russb

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Emerald Princess lived up to expectations

We chose this cruise as we had a large party and it was basically the one that suited all. That said there was some thought that there may have been better cruise available - that was proved incorrect as we all ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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cpespinosa

1 Review Written

Romantic Getaway: Best Cruise & Vacation

My husband and I were celebrating our 10-year wedding anniversary and wanted to explore Italy and Greece. I loved the itinerary Princess Emerald had to offer which covered a lot of the places we wanted to see...and ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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cripper

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Europe starter

We wanted to see some of Europe and this looked to be a great way to see a lot of the places we wanted to see and cruising is one of the best ways to holiday. unpack once and let them take you to the places you want ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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coloradolovestocruise

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Another Excellent Princess Cruise

Excellent cruise again. Easy embarkation. Our suite was perfect. The food and service were perfect. Entertainment was top notch. Disembarking was easy and very quick. We loved being on the ocean for a ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Jedi66

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

ALOHA

We chose a 16 day cruise to Hawaii to celebrate my wifes 50th birthday. The ship ( Emerald) is 12 years old but it was fine for our needs. Food: The buffet had choices and always found something to eat. ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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oldskier

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Family Reunion in Hawaii

OK, first of all this is our fourth cruise, our 1st on Princess. We booked this cruise to visit four of my sisters in the Islands. We've sailed on Norwegian, Celebrity and Disney. We flew into the L.A. area a few ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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rjdilbert

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

The way to see Hawaii

Ports and excursions. Great way to see 4 islands in Hawaii without the hassle of plane rides, car rental, accommodations, food, etc. Each island is unique. Maui had an unbelievable number of whales. There were ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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azcruser

3 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Great cruise with a great staff; Issues with Los Angeles Cruise Terminal

It was an easy cruise to get to since we live in Arizona. We just wanted to get away on a cruise where we could just relax so we looked forward to the sea days. Plus we love the Hawaiian Islands so we always look ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Beverly White

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Better than Expected

We actually took this cruise because our good friends wanted to go to Hawaii and they like sea days. I'd read previous reviews , most of which were negative. Everyone was complaining about the condition of the ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Eyechatter

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Luxury Aboard the Emerald.

We selected this cruise because I wanted to have a string of at sea days to relax and enjoy the ship. Princess cruises have fabulous itineraries and our cruises have been dedicated to touring the ports on other ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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PamRR04

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not up to par with our other Princess cruises, and one scary tender experience

We left from Los Angeles and the weather was rough for the first couple days, but that was to be expected with a storm front. Embarkation went very well, very organized. Disembarkation was also very good. The ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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NORTHERN CALI CRUISER

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Highlights on the high seas

This was the first time we sailed from L.A. to Hawaii. Somewhat of a bucket list experience to cross such a distance. It was 4 days at sea going and 5 days at sea coming back. Two days in each direction were as ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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blottoz

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

NOT UP TO PRINCESS STANDARDS

Second time out on the 15 day cruise to Hawaii....especially like the long days a sea and familiarity with the Islands too. The Pacific was a little less than generous with the amount of sunny days, but then again, ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Disy01

1 Review Written

Spectacular Scenery

Had to change from another cruise line due to ship being redeployed, so chose Princess Cruises. We also wanted to spend a couple of days in Vancouver and Seattle, this cruise allowed us to do this. Embarkation ...
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Sail Date May 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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