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Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises to the Mediterranean from Southampton

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8 Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises to the Mediterranean from Southampton

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4 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable, if busy, Summer holiday family cruise


This was our first cruise with Princess. We sailed on the Emerald Princess from Southampton on the 20th August with our Daughter son in law and two grandchildren aged 14 and 11. Embarkation was slow, as there were ...
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Sail Date August 2016

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1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cabin (balcony A437) too small for 3 people and feel like being fleeced on board

Cabin A437. Far too small for two adults and one child; 3rd bed is lowered by steward each evening and is immediately over the main bed. It is unsettling for the sleepers who may as well be in a small bunk bed! ...
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Sail Date July 2016

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Hampton Loade

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Emerald Princess Med Cruise

This was a family holiday on the Emerald Princess, which suited our required holiday dates. We thought the ship was in good order, clean and tidy - very similar to P&O's Ventura and Azura. Embarkation was first ...
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Sail Date July 2016

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1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

A great cruise marred by poor behaviour!

We chose this cruise as we wished to go from the UK rather than fly and we had cruised with Princess twice in the past. Emerald Princess and P&O's Ventura are identical ships built in the same shipyard. I looked to ...
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Sail Date July 2016

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1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Emerald Princess

I strongly agree with all the points that a previous contributor-'cherub flashpoint', has already noted; impolite security staff who have no ability to smile, waiting staff that hound you constantly for drinks( God ...
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Sail Date May 2016

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1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

3 Star Spanish Hotel on Water

Hi went on Emerald Princess 26/04/2016 from Southampton getting onboard brilliant cabin excellent new beds are fantastic entertainment acceptable condition of ship even after refit average then lets break down the ...
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Sail Date April 2016

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4 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Emerald Princess Mediterranean Adventure from Southampton

Our family of 5 including my husband, me, and 3 daughters enjoyed this sailing. We chose this itinerary for its Rome, Florence/Pisa, Gibraltar, & London ports of call. We flew into London City airport and went ...
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Sail Date July 2014

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5 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Escape completely? Yes we did!

I travelled with my husband and daughter to Southampton and the traffic was (as usual) very busy, we arrived at 2pm. I had heard that embarkation could be long and protracted but actually we went through the booking ...
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Sail Date July 2014

Emerald Princess Ratings

Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.03.9
Value For Money4.53.7
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