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Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises to Trans-Ocean from Southampton

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1-10 of 12 Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises to Trans-Ocean from Southampton


Repetitive Food and Poor Entertainment

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Blenray
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

The repositioning cruise was chosen because it seemed to be well priced and was a nice way of returning to Australia. The ports were an annoying interlude between the sea days. No bridge Director on board yet lots of sea days. Sorry Princess now sailing on Cunard. On the previous leg the Cruise Director told the bridge Director they could take all the equipment if they wanted as they were ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Balcony


Emerald Princess

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klocks
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this cruise because we wanted to sail the Suez Canal. We boarded the Emerald Princess in Southampton and we had a smooth check in. We had our Indian Visas and so this did not hold us up at all. The ships crew were fantastic, greeting us with a smile and hello wherever we were. We have sailed on this ship before so we knew our way around. After unpacking, lunch and the customary lifeboat ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Balcony


Indian Visa Management a Joke; Entertainment Poor

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suspend6
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

This cruise departed Southampton on my birthday, and arrived in Melbourne Australia on my wife's birthday. Good signs (or a good excuse!). The Emerald Princess layout was very familiar, having sailed on her sister ships. We had not had a holiday for almost 3 years due to business commitments, so we were really looking forward to the long break, and many days at sea. The worst aspect of this ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Balcony


Would I sail with them again

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pagoda113
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

I wanted to get from UK to Australia on an alternative to flying. This ships repositioning met the need and the dates suited. Ive had not sailed with Princess Line before so it was a new experience and also had not done longer than 14 days so was a bit nervous on its length before sailing. The ship was large by my past standards, 3000 passengers and fully booked so was operating to maximum ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Oceanview


Cruise Home

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Ozwoody
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Good way to get home after touring in England, Good length of cruise. Really enjoyed the cruise in general, the only negative was the Indian visa requirement, don't know why Princes continue to include India, when it is such a pain to acquire visa and it costs so much for a single day. On the up side: 1/ The inclusion of the Share Restaurant was a real bonus, initially thought the $39 ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Oceanview


28 Days was too short; wonderful cruise

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toronto.gal
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Great itinerary. Lovely ship. Good food. Enjoyed everything about it. We enjoyed the cruise, and the days just whizzed by. We were very sorry to get off the ship. The dining room was especially fun, and Peter our speedo wearing waiter from Hungary made the experience. Enjoyed the pools, the weather, and the trivia. Having a balcony was very nice, and we enjoyed sitting outside ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Balcony


Quantity doesn't equal quality.

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2lips4tori
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Although we were on the 30 day portion of this cruise there were a number of disorganized or poorly administered issues that prevented this from being a home-run. Most notably among the administration issues was the India visa fiasco. We booked months before we left home and were told we would not be able to board in Southhampton if we did not have all necessary travel documents including the ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Balcony


Indian visa debacle spoiled an otherwise good cruise

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westygef
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

My wife and I chose this cruise due to the price, the duration and the departure date. Our cruise was for 30 days sailing from Southampton at the end of September, so we avoided some of the autumn at home in the UK. We considered the longer cruise all the way to Australia but given that this was our first long cruise we decided that it was too long. Having sailed on the Emerald Princess before ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Balcony


Awesome cruise to exotic ports!

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ezrider
10+ Cruises

We had a fabulous 30 day cruise from Southampton, England through the Suez Canal until we reached Singapore. Very interesting ports of call including Dubai, Aqaba (Jordan), Cochin (India), Phuket, not to mention Italy and Sicily. Princess did a great job managing a very full ship of passengers. The food was very tasty at every venue, the service was great, and the lecturers on board were so ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Balcony


No Complaints!

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Party Patticake
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this cruise for it's length (30 days) and ports of call. Princess does deliver on quality every time. It's not the most luxurious ship out there and the cuisine isn't outstanding but overall service is very good. The cabins are roomy and the beds large and comfortable with quality bedding. Dining is good. Unfortunately for me, I had to say no to all desserts due to my lactose ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Oceanview (obstructed view)


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