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Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews

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1,669 Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews


Treasure Hunter avatar

Treasure Hunter

9 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Fjords in four ports

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First let me say we are elite on Princess and love the cruise line. We only wanted to be gone around a week and have an easy flight from New York and so we chose this cruise. Our two days in London were fabulous ( I ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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Marshbowles10

3 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Norway sparkled

We are Elite level with Princess and Diamond Plus with RCCL. This gives us a good perspective about what to expect. We recently became grandparents and took our daughter, husband and 9 month old granddaughter. We ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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dennis law

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

I still prefer Celebrity over Princess!

I have cruised few times with RCL and Celebrity and this is first time in Princess. do not understand why so many good comments on this ship ? no way they said they prefer Princess than Celebrity, are they getting ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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qashqaiqueen

2 Reviews Written

No rating

Enjoyable But....

Just returned from a 7 night cruise on the Emerald Princess along fjords in Norway. I went with my 13 year old daughter. We have both cruised on the Emerald before when we did a 10 night Western Caribbean cruise 2 ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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chrisuk5

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Escaped Completely

Well, My wife and I booked our fourth cruise about 6 weeks before we were due to set sail. Fourteen days around the Baltics sounded fantastic and considering the price we paid, we were extremely happy! Ship: The ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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Esprit

11 Reviews Written

63 Helpful Votes

A hot cruise in some cool places!

This was our 4th time on Emerald Princess but our first time cruising in the Baltic Sea. Knowing the ship well we booked again a Caribe deck cabin as the balconies are just the best for the cabin category. I’m ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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colinbatchelor

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Poor standards and couldn't care less attitude on Emerald Princess

From embarkation things went wrong, it took nearly two hours to get on board, with no toilet facilities available guest were physically distressed. Once on board we were told the suite was not ready , and we would ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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rsl1958

2 Reviews Written

Best Cruise

Our cruise was the Mediterranean adventure and we sailed from Southampton 12th July 2014.  This was our 3rd cruise with Princess and we loved it ! Once again we stayed overnight in the Southampton Premier Inn. ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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okfarmerswife

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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AJ28

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


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davidanddiana@fsmail.net

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not quite as we expected

This was our first cruise holiday, and we were expecting a relaxing two weeks with good accommodation, top quality dining and some reasonable entertainment. Our first disappointment was the 'stateroom', a cabin ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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BrightonTravelTwinkie

1 Review Written

Baltic Heritage - June 2014 - A very active itinerary!

You have to know that a ship will never be cleaner than when it is coming off a cruise that had a norovirus outbreak which delayed your sailing - and it was so. Check in was delayed by 2 hours, and then there was a ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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Danceman1

1 Review Written

Ballroom dancers forget it. Princess Cruises have a pathetic approach

This was my first cruise with this line and it will be my last. Firstly they dropped the price by £300 approximately three weeks after I had paid in full. Nothing was offered to soften the blow. Moral learned ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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kanikanu

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

No rating

Telling it how it was...

We were looking forward to travelling on a Princess ship again after a 5 year break during which time we had 2 cruises on P&O's Azura. It was our perception that Princess were better than P&O purely based on our ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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mccollbr

1 Review Written

Wow what an experience

We received an email telling us of a delay in boarding. but that didn't proved to be such an inconvenience and once on board the fun and adventure began. This was completely different for us as I had done some ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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N48

1 Review Written

No negatives APART from EMBARKATION

We are regular cruisers with Prrinces as we like many aspects of Princess as much as the mix of nationalities who cruise on Princess ships. We booked this cruise about six weeks before as a last minute break having ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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bcnvcanada

6 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Return to the Baltic, this time a Princess Cruise ship

Since we were in London in May of this year, we just flew in the day before the curise. We took a British Airways non stop from the West Coast of the U.S. and stayed overnight at the Sofitel Hotel at Terminal 5 ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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tipitina

9 Reviews Written

37 Helpful Votes

Baltic Heritage Cruise on Emerald Princess

This was a nine country cruise through the Baltics. Overall the cruise was great. Our weather was fantastic with sunny skies and highs in the 70's. We had a mini-suite on the Dolphin deck (nine). Our cabin steward ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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comino89

5 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Good but others are better value

This was my 5th cruise and first with Princess (been Royal Caribbean, MSC and Costa previously). Booked to celebrate our Silver wedding anniversary we chose the Baltic capitals as a celebratory trip leaving our ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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PRINCESSTHE BEST

2 Reviews Written

Princess Cruises Better Than Ever

We arrived at the terminal expecting long delays as we had received emailks stating that due to a bought of norovirus on the ship, passengers would be boarding late. At 2pm we were cleared to board and made our way ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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hawrischuk

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not For Us

My wife and I booked the Baltic cruise in order to travel with a family member who we promised to go with a few years ago. We expected the worst and were not disappointed. There were a few thousand geriatric ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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pantherfan47

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

17 days Emerald Princess

Having avidly read every review we could find on Emerald Princess I must admit we had a reservations about our cruise. This review is our experience and having heard a number of comments on board from other ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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Deck Cargo

16 Reviews Written

107 Helpful Votes

Too Many Passengers

This was our 13th Cruise and our 3rd with Princess; we liked our first two Princess cruises very much but would not sail on Emerald Princess again even if we won a cruise holiday. We boarded after shuffling along ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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chubbalah

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very disappointing

This was our first time with Princess although we have cruised many times with other lines.We were given Platinum Captain Circle status because of this. The ship is exactly like P&O Ventura/Azura. Well maintained. ...
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Sail Date May 2014


Vivi13 avatar

Vivi13

4 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

A pleasant week

My 77 year old Mother's first cruise and my first Ocean cruise. I was a bit nervous about the size of the ship, as my previous cruise was on with APT on a river cruise (176 guests). Embarkation was lengthy. We ...
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Sail Date May 2014


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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