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Island Princess Review

4.0 / 5.0
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Island Princess

Review for Island Princess to Alaska
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cruisinut1
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Sep 2018
Cabin: Premium Suite with Balcony

We chose this cruise hoping for spectacular scenery and we weren't disappointed! It was end of season and prices were discounted in every port because businesses wouldn't see cruise ship passengers until next spring. Weather was outstanding, blue skies most of the time so snow-covered mountain ranges were visible. Excellent photography opportunities. Sailing into Glacier Bay was a special treat. Watching and hearing multiple glaciers calving is not to be missed. Ice-blue pieces of glacier floated by the ship. It's amazing that only 1/3 of the chunk is visible above the water line. Some were as big as houses, so it gives you an idea of how massive they are. Many had sea lions basking on top. Food and service were outstanding. Club Class cabin had separate anytime dining area with no waiting. Food was better than Celebrity which up until this cruise was our favorite. The only negative was food at Sabatini's which was lukewarm at best, and tomato sauce was runny and bland. Don't waste your money for a "premium" meal. .

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Premium Suite with Balcony

Cabin S5

Upgraded to Club Class suite aft corner. 2 large rooms with marble bath. Gorgeous!

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