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Emerald Princess Review

4.5 / 5.0
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Truely a disappointment considering the cost

Review for Emerald Princess to Transpacific
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2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

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Sail Date: Apr 2017
Cabin: Balcony
Cruise ships at Ketchitan Alaska

My wife and I boarded the ship in Sydney on 12 April 2017 and stayed on board for 39 nights doing a back to back to back and disembarking in Vancouver, BC after doing the Alaskan inside passage.

Where to start the cabin was good we had a premium balcony for the first 32 days then moved to a Mini Suite for the last 7 days. Comparing a Balcony to Premium Balcony to Mini Suite the best compromise for cost and space is a Premium Balcony. The Mini Suite was great but does come at a higher cost. My thoughts here is that a slightly bigger shower would really be a better compromise by the cruise lines in allocating space within a cabin.

Back to the cruise our first impressions the Stewards were tired and it showed in their zero to limited initiative, we found this pretty bad.

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We started out in Premium Balcony and then moved to a Mini Suite, the cabins were clean and tidy although we had to ask to have sheets changed twice.

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