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The trip to Alaska is so beautiful. This one didn't disappoint us. The weather was perfect while in Alaska, very little rain and mild weather throughout. We couldn't get into Tracy Arm Fjord, and had to settle for Endicott instead. Still and all, the views throughout Alaska were wonderful, the service on the ship was exceptional. I believe you would have to put forth effort to have a bad time while cruising to Alaska. I do wish these ships would spend more time in Victoria. This time we didn't even get off as we have spent plenty of time on our own in Victoria. We spent the morning in sunshine in the Adults Only Pool and Hot Tub Area. We had the place to ourselves! Wonderful! The Grand may be an older ship, but it was clean and shining. Princess has it down to an art with Embarkation. I have never gotten on a ship so easily and disembarkation was not long either.

Grand Princess Alaskan Cruise

Grand Princess Cruise Review by Lorzy

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Trip Details
  • Sail Date: May 2017
  • Destination: Alaska
  • Cabin Type: Balcony
The trip to Alaska is so beautiful. This one didn't disappoint us. The weather was perfect while in Alaska, very little rain and mild weather throughout. We couldn't get into Tracy Arm Fjord, and had to settle for Endicott instead. Still and all, the views throughout Alaska were wonderful, the service on the ship was exceptional. I believe you would have to put forth effort to have a bad time while cruising to Alaska. I do wish these ships would spend more time in Victoria. This time we didn't even get off as we have spent plenty of time on our own in Victoria. We spent the morning in sunshine in the Adults Only Pool and Hot Tub Area. We had the place to ourselves! Wonderful! The Grand may be an older ship, but it was clean and shining. Princess has it down to an art with Embarkation. I have never gotten on a ship so easily and disembarkation was not long either.
PrincessCruises3, Social Team, Princess Cruises has responded
Hi Lorzy, thank you for the great feedback regarding your recent voyage on Grand Princess! We're so happy that the great weather made for a beautiful trip. Thank you for choosing Princess, we hope to welcome you onboard again soon!
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Cabin Review

Balcony
Cabin BF B202
The cabins on the Grand tend to be smaller than other ships I've travelled on. However, our room had the perfect Princess Bed and a good balcony without the problem of people looking down on us. No noises from the ship or activities above or below us. Our room steward was the best yet. He kept our room tiptop.... Everything in the room functioned perfectly.....
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