• TRAVEL NOTICE: Learn more about COVID-19
  • Write a Review
  • Boards
  • Log In
  • Find a Cruise
  • Deals
  • Excursions
  • More

Island Princess Review

4.0 / 5.0
Editor Rating
1190 reviews
15 Awards

Panama

Review for Island Princess to the Panama Canal & Central America
User Avatar
Lucy Lucy
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

Rating by category

Cabin
Embarkation
Dining
Public Rooms
Entertainment
Fitness & Recreation

Additional details

Sail Date: Oct 2019
Cabin: Balcony

My girlfriend wanted us to go on this cruise with them. I figured it would be a lay back cruise because, face it, young people don’t go to Panama for a grand time. There were a LOT of elderly people on this cruise and only 25 kids out of 1900. The food was so so. The excursions we chose were pretty relaxing, except for the zipline excursion. That one was a disaster with many injuries, but with the waiver signed not much could be done except a refund. Activities on the ship were ok. The entertainment was so so. A comedian, a magician, dancers, and a pianist. Then they repeated them for the next 4 days. Check in and check out were fast. The promotional offers were great. They had milkshakes on the ship, but no straws. Staff was very very nice. Decor was nice also. Nice layout of the ship.

Cabin Review

Balcony

The room was fine. Bathroom was smaller than I expected. Shower was tiny.

Port Reviews

Amber Cove (Puerto Plata)

Did the Amber Cove, serenity VIP resort excursion. Very relaxing. Got a free 10 massage!

10 Helpful Vote

Find an Island Princess Cruise from $774

Want to cruise smarter?
Get expert advice, insider tips and more.
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.