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Royal Princess Review

4.0 / 5.0
Editor Rating
1692 reviews
7 Awards

crew not friendly

Review for Royal Princess to South America
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10+ Cruises • Age 70s

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Fitness & Recreation

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Sail Date: Mar 2019
Cabin: Balcony

Ports of call interesting.We havd never been to these countries on the Pacific side of South America.. Going this tome of year we expected, and received waem weather. Having sailed with Princess several times, with very positive results, we picked this itinerary. Being familiar with the Royal Princess, having sailed with her before, and having been told that she was refitted with new mattresses, new wi-fi, new Medallion sophistication our expectations were very high... We were given the wrong information.. With the exception of a few members of the crew, the staff was efficient but without personality. We seldom saw the ship's officers, common on most cruises. The captain was glib and amusing from the bridge. We laughed at his "rolly-poly to describe any rough weather. The entertainment was very good initially, but the last vocalists were not familiar with the passengers' preferences. Our biggest food problem was we found hair several times in our meals. Not what we expect from Princess

Cabin Review


Cabin BB

small no seating, mattress lumpy and old

Port Reviews


Guide was knowledgable spet just enough time to learn, but not so long as to lose interest


Buffet Lunch good. Horse show good Van a/c good.

San Juan del Sur

Temperature was very high, van a/c was poor guide was hard to understand

Puerto Vallarta

Just another tourist city

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