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Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews

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Emerald Princess
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Average

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1,669 Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews


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markgrondahl

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

My First Cruise with Princess - the Panama Canal

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Sailing through the Panama Canal was checked off my bucket list. We selected this cruise through a local travel agent (not our regular agency) because of the itinerary and the deal. We got a mid-ship, port side ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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bigdaddy930

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Emerald Princess 15 days Panama Canal relaxed vacation mixed review

My wife and I had a very good relaxed vacation. The highlight of this cruise is able to witness the Panama Canal pass through and to see how it operates. It is a once in a lifetime experience. As for Emerald ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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adventurebridge

1 Review Written

Memorable Euro trip

The port was a busy mess but after reading some reviews prior to travel, we were prepared for that and tried to keep calm and safe throughout the process. The cabin itself was like a nice hotel room and we really ...
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Sail Date July 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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suesinger

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Lots of ports, great ports,

Grand Mediterranean cruise and TA from Barcelona to Florida. Almost too many ports for us seniors. Fantastic ports except Morocco. Princess shore excursion was awful. Tour guide went on a political rant and ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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rmdoughe

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Mixed review but still an enjoyable experience

We definitely enjoyed our cruise on the Emerald and we will be returning for the February cruise in the Pacific. Several of the shore tours were outstanding. I’m especially referring to the tours on Santa Cruz ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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froggy9143

8 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Good cruise, good itinerary

We spent 3 days in Barcelona prior to the cruise. Highly recomend that if you are boarding a cruise in Barcelona that you spend a few days and enjoy this beautiful city. Embarkation was a breeze only took about ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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WOODHAVEN26

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fall Adriatic, Mediterranean and Transatlantic Highlights on Emerald Princess

Chose this cruise because of great port diversity: Rome, Kotor, Dubrovnik, Athens, Santorini, South France, Barcelona, Morocco and more. And Because we always have enjoyed Princess and specifically the Emerald. ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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jeck

17 Reviews Written

109 Helpful Votes

Not up to the usual standard for Princess

In our experience cruises are good, better, or the best. This cruise was on the lower end of good. The itinerary was great, but some of the staff seemed to be going through the motions at the end of a long ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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CanCruise2005

4 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Emerald is a great ship

We chose this cruise because of its itinerary. Putting sea days in the middle of port days allows for time to recharge after doing tours. We left out of Barcelona without touring the city, which worked out to be ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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SeaJack59

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Euro Odyssey 22 days

Great destinations - Rome, Athens, Valletta, Kotor, Corfu, Corsia, Naples, Palermo, Santorini, Barcelona, Katalolon, Dubrovnik, Sete and Nimes. This cruise had it pro's and cons. Very nice ship with excellent ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Travel N

6 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Crowded trip to Paradise

1. Name of ship-Emerald Princess 2. Room #D112 3. Category-IE 4. date-Jan 17- Feb 2 of 2019 If you find anything helpful let me know with a vote! 5. Pros- Stewart and dining room staff were excellent ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Parker1969

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

50th Anniversary Celebration

We chose a Princess cruise to celebrate our 50th wedding anniversary. We have cruised with Princess before and we were happy with our experience and that is why we chose Princess for this memorable occasion. ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Librababy69

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

First time cruising with Princess

This was technically a 22 day cruise, but we only did the 11 day portion of Barcelona to Rome. We chose this cruise because of the itinerary plus the price and the perks were good. There were 7 of us and ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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darlingorla

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Special birthday celebration cruise - Mediterranean/Aegean

This was our eighth cruise with Princess and probably our last ... The Emerald is12 years old, and it shows: the cabins need refurbishing, although the carpets have been replaced recently, the main areas are in ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Cdonahoe

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First time and could be our last. Disappointed!

We have cruised with other lines before and decided to try Princess based on a recommendation from our travel agent due to the specific ports we wanted to visit. We did a 14 day cruise with Princess Cruise lines. ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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MRBoian

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Here is what Princess did for us

My wife and I have both reached the Elite Level with Princess Cruise Lines, in addition to having taken maybe a half dozen cruises with other lines. This cruise was our 17th on Princess, over a period of about 7 or ...
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Sail Date February 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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Bidah

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

I can't wait to go back ....... but on the new boats

It's the only cruise line that I travel one .In fact my first cruise was on the Emerald. We arrived in Rome one day prior and it was amazing. As a platinum member the check-in was very fast. The ship was ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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nb'er

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Enjoyed stops not the food

We chose this cruise because of itinerary and the flight included package. Loved the stops. The ship was great except for food. I am not a fish or seafood eater so I found limited choices for me in the dining room. ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Mary-Lynn

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Nice week with friends

My friends and I were looking for a Mediterranean cruise but late to book so many were already sold out. I thought Princess was rated similar to RCCL and Celebrity ...oops, I was so wrong. If the was one ...
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Sail Date August 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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Nancypower49

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

21 day cruise

My sisters and I chose this cruise because of the itinerary and length of time to enjoy together. The ship was amazing and staff were incredibly kind and personable. We loved the entertainment, especially Kory ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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SueandBrian

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Our 14 Day Med Cruise (really 2x7 B2B)

We have had the pleasure of cruising the med on several occasions, we booked this thinking it was a 14 day cruise with the usual everyone off and on at the beginning and the end (as was our previous experiences). ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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BJ1908

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

AVERAGE CRUISE FOR PRINCESS BARCELONA - ATHENS JUNE 2019

We have travelled on Princess before and hold Elite status so are very familiar with the standard of service etc. Although it has been 8 years since we last cruised with Princess partly circumstances and partly ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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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