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Ruby Princess Review

4.5 / 5.0
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1919 reviews
5 Awards

Poor Service, Diner-quality Food, Ship Could Use Some TLC

Review for Ruby Princess to the Mexican Riviera
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10+ Cruises • Age 50s

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Sail Date: Dec 2021
Cabin: Balcony

I used to cruise quite often, when cruising was a relatively new travel option. I took an hiatus for a while and discovered what this travel form has mutated into is not for anyone who has expectations a beyond Motel 6 level of service and food on par with a mediocre, local diner. All of this is presented in smart uniforms, making a great show to encourage generous tipping.

If this is what you want or expect, you will feel quite at home. For my money I can do better checking into a decent hotel and dining at my usual selection of restaurants. The one thing I cannot replicate is the rolling of the sea. Maybe I can buy an hammock.


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