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Sapphire Princess Review

4.5 / 5.0
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990 reviews
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Great itinerary

Review for Sapphire Princess to Trans-Ocean
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Terry L
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Oct 2019
Cabin: Interior

Excellent choice of ports. Princess has good value and consistent and organized product. Food is excellent but occasionally disappoints. Good coffee still seems to be a weakness although café bar at extra charge is a nice touch. Value added features are pushed and not good value for money especially excursions. You have to be careful as you can quickly find the bill for your holiday much higher than expected. Many days at sea and despite some rough weather this time of year ship was more stable than expected. Gym is a bit crowded and perhaps used more than it was designed for. Exercise seems to be a priority for the demographic on board. Overall experience was very good and I would recommend this particular itinerary. London and Singapore at each end were also worth spending extra time at. Had several changes due to weather and unexpected medical evacuations but handled well. Just a reminder that things don't always go as planned and you have to be tolerant. Also a reminder to be sure you know what is covered on your medical insurance plans including evacuation costs.

Cabin Review


Inside cabin very spacious, lots of storage, could turn heat very low. Beds comfortable although pillows a bit bulky and duvets a bit too warm for me. Bathrooms excellent and shower roomy with lots of hot water and good water pressure.

Port Reviews


Hop on Hop off bus very good


Monkeys on rock unnerving may want to miss as long line ups just to be harassed by wildlife


Always lots to see


This is a waste of time take an excursion away from the port

Rome (Civitavecchia)

Train into city efficient, get off near vatican


Museum with artifacts from Pompei excellent


rerouted due to weather but nice to vivit even in the rain, steps down mountain very slippery when wet


sites limited in off season, can imagine very busy in summer

Abu Dhabi

What a pleasant surprise, Grand Mosque is a inspiring

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