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970 Princess Asia Cruise Reviews


Newwestguy avatar

Newwestguy

5 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise But Cut Short

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For my spouse and myself a Southeast Asia Cruise has been on our Bucket List for some time. We were excited when we saw Princess offering this 21 night cruise at a reasonable price. Overall, we had a very positive ...
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Sail Date February 2020


Bob g J avatar

Bob g J

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A very dull Sapphire

I will start by saying I know the Sapphire is an older ship but should it be tatty and basically uncared for. It was in for a refit 18 months ago but what did they do? Plus I feel that the condition of the ship ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Hififile

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Princess, a big let down! Very disappointing cruise!

We have been on princess over ten times. We enjoyed Princess in the past but if this cruise is any indication of Princess today, I would urge you to spend your Cruise dollars elsewhere. We have been on the ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Over from NZ

6 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

South East Asia January 2019

Was our 8th cruise. And maybe we're a bit over cruising - but the sparkle wasn't there for us. I think we've wised up a bit.. and we're also now 'all about the destinations' rather than the cruise. So maybe it's ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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t.mills

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First time cruising - Very expensive

Our first cruise came from a recommendation and it was something new we wanted to experience. Overall you are very limited to variety and most days seemed like ground hog day. Cabin was beautiful and 5* treatment ...
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Sail Date January 2020


Espero avatar

Espero

1 Review Written

Not the love boat

My wife and I chose this cruise for two reasons. We had never been to this part of the world, and we had never been on a Princess cruise. The ports that we were seeing seemed great, parts of the world like Singapore ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Grandex

1 Review Written

Great Itinerary!

I chose this cruise because I liked the itinerary and like Princess Cruises. I was very happy with the itinerary however the ship needs a complete refurbishment. I had a Junior Suite and the bathtub caucking was all ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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annalouise

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Spend, spend, spend onboard Sapphire Princess

Itinerary The itinerary was South East Asia, Singapore to Singapore, 14 nights. The ports visited were: • Kota Kinabalu, Malaysia • Nha Trang, Vietnam • Phu My port, Vietnam (90 min drive north to ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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sailorgal12345

3 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Not the best Princess ship

We enjoyed most of the itinerary, spare Bali, which was a disappointment considering the cruising time to get there and back. The ship seems old even after its recent refit. The air conditioning in the cabins was a ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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gomontavista

5 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

An average ship for the gourmand (NOT gourmet) marred by poor management

The Sapphire Princess has a well seasoned crew with some staff having over 15 years of experience. They provide generally good and attentive service but with a few exceptions, fail to really engage passengers (Our ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Bushy69

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

New Year Asia Cruise - Mostly Enjoyable

Not our first cruise, but has been a while. We decided to celebrate NYE cruising with our two teenage boys, and for the most part, the cruise was really enjoyable. THE GOOD Fully booked cruise, 2600 ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Blue271077

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

We had a ball. When can we go again?

Few cruise companies operate from Fremantle. The luxury not to fly anywhere and just get on to the ship within an hour from home was our main motivator to book this cruise. We were pleasantly surprised with the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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RonBoy0412

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Some bad dinning experiences

we had dinner in the Club Restaurant. This turned out to be a complete disaster. a) Started with prawns covered in tomato ketchup. Strange sauce for this type of starter. b) Next came an “Onion Soup with ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Zenabro

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Total waste of money

I booked this cruise News years day 2018 to travel from 23rd Dec to 7th feb, due to the really bad year we had. I decided to put my last of my savings into what I thought would be a fantastic cruise. Well we was ...
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Sail Date December 2019


john strange avatar

john strange

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

End of year

This was the only cruise taking in Christmas and New Year. Sailing from Freemantle with about 2,000 passengers, a group of all ages The ship now some 24 years old but eh atmosphere was so good on board. ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Wello 1

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Below their usual standard

As a group of 9 people 4 young teens and 5 adults we chose this cruise to spend some relaxing time enjoying other countries. One of our group has special dietary needs which we were told would be catered for. ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Rotaryman1

1 Review Written

Not our best ever Christmas

We chose this cruise as it was from and to Fremantle, and it took in Christmas and New Year. (For us, a repeat of 3 years ago, then to NZ). These celebrations were mostly non-existent and only available to a few in ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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frankmat

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

First cruise we've ever taken. Singapore Asian itinerary.

As people in our 40's this was our 1st ever cruise and Princess wasn't our initial choice... we originally had booked Royal Caribbean but cancelled that cruise when we found out it was going to be a "cultural ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Syran1212

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Tired old Sun Princess

We cruised over the Christmas/New Year with anticipation of an at sea experience - the menu for Christmas day was seriously underwhelming. We booked a mini suite - while it was roomier than a standard cabin, the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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sue322

2 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Very disappointed

My husband and I chose this cruise because we wanted to be on a ship for the 2020 solar eclipse. We have cruised Princess many times before but this cruise will be our last on the Princess line. We have ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Bladerunner1965

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Great Christmas Break!

This was a last-minute(ish) decision to go cruising somewhere guaranteed to be warm & intetesting over the Christmas break. Iglu was offering a decent package at a competitive price so we went for it! We'd not ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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mksantabarbara

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not all 'Diamond' glitters as expected!!

WE chose this cruise in celebration of our 43rd anniversary. My wife and I had planned for a cruise of this nature and area coverage for a while. The motivation was re-enacted when my wife saw a special promo on ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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zippy01dinner

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Asia Cruise

Having been a frequent cruiser for 20+ years, this was the first time I've tried Princess. Absolutely regret giving them a try! Stay with the top tier lines! * Ship was outdated and everything looked old and run ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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pulltab01

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Good, the Bad and the Ugly

I wanted to go on this cruise because of the location AND the chance to see a rare Annular Solar Eclipse in the China Sea. I flew to Singapore (17 hour flight), arrived at this beautiful city, good ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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briangdg

3 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Sapphire Princess -- Mismanagement and Customer Disservice

We were on the sapphire princess from december 7 - 28, 2019 for a 21 day cruise of southeast asia, including thailand, malaysia, vietnam, cambodia, and bali.. The trip turned out to be a very unpleasant vacation. ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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