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Southampton Princess Crown Princess Cruise Reviews

Princess
Crown Princess
Destination
Southampton

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Excellent

75

Very Good

91

Average

79

Poor

26

Terrible

22

Cruise type

295 Southampton Princess Crown Princess Cruise Reviews


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airportbound

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Repositioning Cruises are not for Everyone!

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We will have to laugh about this cruise, but want to let others know that a repositioning cruise might not be for everyone. It was unfortunate that we didn't have a better idea about what to expect, and what we want ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Lego

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Refurbishment Needed Across the Board

This was Princess' British Isle cruise out of Southampton with port stops in Ireland and Scotland. First the ship. The ship is somewhat dated and in need of upgrades. Like most cruise lines there are a limited ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Hfriedman1

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Old, tired ship

This ship is in terrible shape. Carpets are worn and faded, beside being dirty. The elevator doors are all scraped and peeling. Our cabin steward was less than honest. The food was average and the same as ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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rsato

13 Reviews Written

50 Helpful Votes

Amazing British Isle Itinerary on an Enjoyable Cruise Ship

My wife and I are frequent cruisers, this was our 16th and 2nd on Princess. I am a NCL fan primarily due to entertainment focused more toward my likes and great attractions on their newer ship. The dates for the ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Jjgolf

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Atlantic Crossing

Princess takes great care of suite passenger so we enjoyed breakfast in Sabatini's, club class dining, special room services menu items, priority spa reservations, room service on debarkation day and many other ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Marla B

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Definitely a Winner!

I chose this cruise for the British Isles Itinerary and a ton of research pointed me to Princess. The dates worked for the Princess, right after her Trans-Atlantic from FLL. We really enjoyed our aft mini-suite ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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redtop123

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not our favorite Princess ship

Chose this cruise for the itinerary. We were disappointed by the ship, particularly the Horizon Café and the entertainment. The Café custo0mer areas were small and filled wit barriers which made it difficult to ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Lauradavy

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Never Again will be take Princess

In all the years we have travelled this was the worst trip we’ve ever been on. We took the cruise with friends who recommended Princess . From our first contact with the cruise line I knew we had made a mistake. I ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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tstrimborn

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

British Isles Cruise 2019 - Grade C-

We chose this cruise for the destinations... many Interesting ports & enjoyed what our excursions allowed us to see. Private tours in Guernsey & Liverpool MUCH better. As 1st time travelers to this area, with no ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Lady lilac

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

We liked the trip, but not Crown Princess.

We wanted the UK cruise that also included Guernsey and Le Havre. The ports were mainly worthwhile, though stopping on a Sunday or Monday in September caused some unavailability of sights. (Dublin and Le Havre) ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Scott6428

12 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

First time on Princess

Choose this cruise as I wanted to to the British Isles specifically for Ireland and Scotland. First time on Princess cruised various lines prior, Norwegian RCI, celebrity, carnival. The ship is in good shape ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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paul1439

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Nickel And Dime Cruise Line

I had Balcony Cabin (BB). One of the smallest cabin in the cruise line industry. The bathroom need complete make over and small. They brag about their new mattress. When they where new they where good but now my ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Popstergeo

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Lots of positives but some annoying negatives

We chose this itinerary primarily for the itinerary. We were in a mini-suite on the 9th deck - the Dolphin deck. This was a "Medallion" cruise which uses a small electronic device similar to a keyless car key for ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Dorieo

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Family vacation

We chose this cruise because we liked the itinerary. The ports were fantastic! We did not use any princess excursions. I found independent tour companies on line. I highly recommend Butler's in Ireland, Uniquely ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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gjchenot

5 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Sub par food & terrible excursions

The British Isles itinerary looked appealing but did not live up to expectations. The ship was OK but the food was lacking in choices and most proteins were dry and tough. The water in the cabin was expensive and ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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mikepmcm

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Crown Princess - August 17, 2019 - British Isles - 12-Days

We traveled on the Crown Princess British Aisles Cruise mainly due to it's itinerary. It was our introduction to the British Aisles and my wife and I traveled with our next door neighbors. Let me preface this review ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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MBergeron

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Take the Crown Princess cruises for the itinerary, not the ship.

We chose the 12-Night British Isles cruise for the itinerary. The itinerary was FANTASTIC. The ship and dining services - not so much. Can be an excellent cruise if your ship expectations aren't too high. We ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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KiwiniD

4 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Just OK is really not OK

I chose this cruise because of the Great Britain itinerary and because our local travel agent created a package with Iceland before and a few days in London afterwards. We were a group of 6 seniors. All in all, it ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Michael23

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fun Overview of the British Isles

My adult son and I sailed on the Crown mid-July 2019 around the British Isles. Overall, it was a very fun experience that we'd consider doing again, perhaps with the whole family next time. Neither of us had been to ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Lvcrsn724

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Around the British Isles

We are Elite Members with Princess and this was our 2nd cruise around the BI. Our previous cruise of the BI was 5 years ago. We have also sailed multiple times with Holland America, Norwegian and Carnival. Let me ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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shopgirl151

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great trip to the British Isles

Booked this cruise to see the British Isles. I travelled with my parents (72 and 73 respectively). Have been to some of the cities before but wanted to see more of Scotland. Stayed at the Leonardo Tower Bridge ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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tcag

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Medallion Class: TMI?

This was the first Princess cruise we'd sailed that offered the new Medallion class experience; had seen on other reviews that people loved it so were looking forward to it. Essentially, the medallion is a version ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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stephfrank

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

British Isles Cruise - Good but not great

Our family of three mostly enjoyed our British Isles cruise out of Southampton. We had cruised with Princess 5 years ago on a land/sea adventure to Alaska which was outstanding so we chose Princess again based ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Pizzaforeveryone

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A fantastic taste of the British Isles

This cruise was so much fun. 1) Definitely get off the ship at the ports. The princess excursions guarantee you won't miss the ship departure. 2) Pack for rain! 3) Eat breakfast in the restaurant at least ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Triptkr

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

British Isles

Always wanted to do a British Isles cruise and the itinerary and dates worked well for us. We arrived one day early to Southampton and stayed at the Harbour Hotel and Spa--which I highly recommend. We did ...
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Sail Date June 2019


Crown Princess Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.54
Dining4.03.8
Entertainment4.03.6
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.03.8
Family4.53.8
Enrichment4.03.3
Service4.54.1
Value For Money4.03.7
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