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Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades) to the Southern Caribbean Princess Ruby Princess Cruise Reviews

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Ruby Princess
Southern Caribbean
Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)

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33 Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades) to the Southern Caribbean Princess Ruby Princess Cruise Reviews


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caneable

11 Reviews Written

87 Helpful Votes

No rating

Great Midwinter Break

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Our cruise took in a wide sweep of the Caribbean with calls at Grand Cayman, Roatan, Cozumel, St Thomas , St Maarten and Princess Cays. Although we purchased the trip as one cruise, Princess treated at as two ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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josiemartinez

7 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

The good, the bad and the Ruby Princess - 03/10 cruise

First time cruising on the Princess line so I decided to go with my friend on their newest ship, the Ruby Princess. This was my lucky 13th cruise. Here are a few of my impressions: Embarkation: Total chaos. ...
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Sail Date March 2013


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PrincessEliteCruiser

3 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

New Years Cruise 11-12 on Ruby Princess

My wife and I are very familiar with cruising and with Princess. This was New Years cruise and the Princess people did not disappoint - they threw a great party (actually a couple of great parties)for New Years. ...
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Sail Date December 2011


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A1A

4 Reviews Written

The Ruby Princess, it really gets no better!

Background Having been married on the Caribbean Princess four years ago and spending our first anniversary cruise there as well, this was our first voyage back to Princess,  having enjoyed the Celebrity ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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coordinator23

5 Reviews Written

WOW!! What a ship!! What an experience!!

I don't know where to start. The Ruby is a beautiful, classy, elegant ship. We had a wonderful time. One of the things that struck me was how organized everything was - from "check-in" to "check-out". We got to port ...
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Sail Date April 2009


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shipsealand

7 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Ruby beautiful ship and ports

Well DW & I are recovering from our cruise - time change, lots of activities, and last but not least, the feeling of the motion from the ship. I heard that others and we too feel the after affects of the ship ...
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Sail Date April 2010


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ABACOLADY

1 Review Written

PAMPERED FOR 10 GLORIOUS DAYS!!!!

Travelling with my twin sister, brother-in-law and husband for many special occasions - B'days, 40th Wedding Anniversary and my retirement after 43 years of Nursing. My twin and I chose the 2 PS on Caribe deck on ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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Desert Diamond

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

New Princess Fans

First, a bit of background. We are a married couple in our fifties who have been on six previous cruises. We have cruised before on Holland America and Celebrity and on Carnival with our kids and we were excited to ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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rivacationer

3 Reviews Written

Love the Love Boat

Coming from New England, we flew into Ft. Lauderdale the day before we embarked on the Ruby Princess to assure that weather was not an issue. We stayed at the Renaissance Hotel at the Pt. Everglades cruiseport and ...
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Sail Date February 2010


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sammy303

1 Review Written

If you're under 40, don't cruise Princess!

Embarkation was simple enough and our room was ready by the time we got on around 1PM. We carried on most of our bags except for one so we could change, have a drink, then explore the ship. The Ruby was a beautiful ...
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Sail Date March 2010


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markstudy

1 Review Written

Ruby, fantastic adventure, photo safari of the Caribbean

First Princess Cruise went perfect! We had two trips with Carnival and they were good, but this was even better. Our balcony cabin on deck 10 Caribe had a huge balcony and I just loved hanging out on the balcony ...
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Sail Date December 2009


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kt0331

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

First Princess Cruise

My first impression of Princess was the extremely smooth and efficient embarkation process. What a breeze compared to other lines. (I've previously sailed on Royal Caribbean, Celebrity and Carnival) We had flown to ...
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Sail Date February 2010


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Pelsallian

2 Reviews Written

Ruby Princess and Southern Caribbean - Excellent!

This is our review of our unforgettable holiday on the Ruby Princess. We had cruised once before, in the Med with Royal Caribbean and had an extremely enjoyable holiday. This was our first Caribbean holiday of any ...
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Sail Date February 2010


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angel4daffodil

1 Review Written

St. Valentine's on the Ruby Princess

This was our fifth cruise, two prior with Norwegian and two with Holland America. This is the second time we have left from Fort Lauderdale. We arrived at the port around 11:45, dropped off our luggage, parked our ...
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Sail Date February 2010


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VikingRob

2 Reviews Written

Wondeful Ruby Cruise

Pre-embarkation we stayed at the Renaissance, we booked through Priceline and got a great deal for the two nights before embarkation. We were surprised when checking in and got an upgrade to a Junior Suite at the ...
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Sail Date January 2010


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birthday girl

1 Review Written

Ruby Tuesday 19th Jan

We stayed overnight in the Holiday Inn Express which was just up the road from Port Everglade. Very handy and a good standard of accomodation with a complimentary buffet breakfast. We caught the free shuttle from ...
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Sail Date January 2010


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slowpoke58

2 Reviews Written

Another Great Cruise on Princess

We left Ft. lauderdale on January 19th on the Ruby for the Southern Melody Caribbean Cruise. It was our second cruise with Princess. The ship was really beautiful and the people on board were great. We enjoyed the ...
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Sail Date January 2010


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cruzinchris

8 Reviews Written

Ruby Cruise A Little Disappointing

Cruise Review: Ruby Princess 1/19-1/29, 2010 For a variety of reasons, this was not among our favorite Princess cruises (13 for me, 12 for DH). That said, we put a deposit on a future sailing but not a specific ...
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Sail Date January 2010


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DrJohn

21 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Good but much too LOUD!

We drove down early from Michigan to Florida planning to have a few days to adjust to non-freezing temperatures - big surprise this year as Florida was freezing! As usual we parked our car at Air and Sea and their ...
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Sail Date January 2010


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ibfern

15 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Ruby New Years: Accidents Will Happen and the Fun Goes On!

Live Ruby New Year Cruise We departed LAX at 10 pm the night before our cruise in the midst of security issues and weather issues and experienced none of them at all! Our Virgin flight was smooth and easy and I ...
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Sail Date December 2009


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Hunny43

1 Review Written

FIRST TIME EVER CRUISING....RUBY PRINCESS

I traveled with Ruby Princess on their Caribbean Christmas Cruise and thought it was fab! Considering it was my first time ever on a cruise ship I was very impressed. The food was excellent, staff very helpful and ...
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Sail Date December 2009


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idjaffe

5 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Good but not GREAT

Just some thoughts/review: - Great cruise overall, loved the itinerary - Entertainment was some of the worst we have had on any cruise. We had over 1,000 cruisers from the UK, as well as most of the entertainment ...
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Sail Date December 2009


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Cruisin_Chuck1

1 Review Written

No rating

First time cruise

My Wife and I sailed on the Ruby Princess in November 2009. This was our first time cruising. I thought that the embarkation process would have been more difficult, but was pleasantly surprised by the ease of ...
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Sail Date November 2009


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mkobracruiseguy

2 Reviews Written

Ruby Princess- 10 Day Southern/Eastern Caribbean

Going on Ruby Princess, this was our 6th cruise, but, only our 2nd with princess. On this cruise there were a lot of positives and a lot of negatives. To start we got a great deal on this cruise. In February of 09' ...
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Sail Date December 2009


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juliang

15 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

The cruise is what you make it

The Ruby is a beautiful, huge ship. Princess takes good care of it--very labor intensive, constantly. The food was excellent. Crown Grill is fantastic and it feels like a $200 meal for two for 50 bucks. The buffet ...
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Sail Date December 2009


Ruby Princess Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.1
Dining4.03.8
Entertainment4.53.7
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.53.9
Family5.03.8
Enrichment4.03.5
Service5.04.1
Value For Money5.03.8
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