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Princess Athens (Piraeus) Cruise Reviews

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Inaugural

Review for Sky Princess to Mediterranean

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edfrak

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

First of all like to say the cruise living is fantastic and as usual was very well looked after by wonderful staff. Cons- Beautiful new ship with plenty of room to wonder around without feeling crowded. Alway found seat in Buffet area with new layout, plenty of couples seat and tables for larger groups. Food in fine dining restaurants was always good although usually lukewarm ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


Inaugural Voyage Summary

Review for Sky Princess to Mediterranean

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EVALU8

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

We boarded the inaugural cruise at Athens (Piraeus). The bag drop and check In was a tented affair on the dock car park. The overall process was quite informal, and not quite the song and dance that we assumed would accompany such a memorable occasion. We were asked to leave our bags at the entrance to the tent, but oddly no receipts were issued. We were welcomed by a member of staff whom guided ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony

Traveled with children


Beware of Princess "Inaugural Cruises"

Review for Sky Princess to Mediterranean

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SmithtownMike

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Our friends had invited us to join them on the Inaugural cruise of the Sky Princess for two weeks from Athens to Rome. Although we had cruised the Mediterranean several times in the past, and although we were veteran Platinum Princess cruisers, this seemed to offer an interesting itinerary and the excitement of being on the maiden voyage of a brand new ship. While we expected there to be some ...
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Sail Date: October 2019


Inaugural Cruise

Review for Sky Princess to Mediterranean

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4plusus

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

We just came off the Sky Princess Inaugural Cruise from Athens to Barcelona (October 20th to the 27th). We then spent two days in Barcelona. This was our second Princess cruise, the first being the Crown Princess in 2007. We have also done 3 Carnival (with the children) an RCL to Alaska and Celebrity Reflection about four years ago. Princess is our favorite cruise line. We have already ...
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Sail Date: October 2019


Good far outweighed the hiccups

Review for Sky Princess to Mediterranean

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Cathryn757

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

Let's start with the great.... the entertainment was off the charts, much superior to any other cruise we have taken, all STELLAR! Embarkation and debarkation were organized and a breeze. The food and service was best in the specialty restaurant Sabatinnis. If you love Italian food, don't miss it. There were plenty of choices in the Speciality restaurants and although we did not try them ...
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Sail Date: October 2019


Thrilled

Review for Sky Princess to Mediterranean

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Carol01

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

I’ll admit, this was my first cruise so maybe I don’t have anything to compare it to but I came away from this cruise totally thrilled. Sure there were hiccups, it was the inaugural cruise, but the very good far outweighed the bad. The Sky Princess is gorgeous, especially the piazza. Our cabin with balcony was more spacious than I expected with tons of storage facilities. Our steward was ...
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Sail Date: October 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


SOOO disappointed

Review for Emerald Princess to Mediterranean

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yliana

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

We chose this cruise for the destination, but sadly the Emerald Princess quickly became a disappointment. Lack of entertainment, sub-par food, and horrible dining room attire rules. Nice shorts and shirt NOT acceptable but jeans and sports jersey's are acceptable on a Formal night. NO entertainment pool side on either sea days. They turned the music on for ice-carving then quickly turned ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


Family Vacation

Review for Emerald Princess to Mediterranean

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Nitin51

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

We as a family wanted to do a Mediterranean trip. This particular cruise plan met most of our needs. The Cruise ship was excellent, the wait staff was great. The room steward did an excellent job. The meal offerings could have been little more variety on different days specifically for vegetarian family members. The entertainment shows were good mix. The comedy show needed little more oomph. ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Oceanview (obstructed view)


Princess European Mediterranean Cruise

Review for Emerald Princess to Mediterranean

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Phil McTernan

First Time Cruiser

Age 70s

12 ports of call, a lot to see and do ashore.Shore excursions are expensive. Staff are very helpful and courteous. D J played latin music in Spanish or Italian all day, most annoying as most of the guests are from Western countries. Rock and Roll, country,ballads. more appropiate to the guests. Food was good. entertainment was largely good. Show dancers excellent. Large ship but easy to move ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


First class treatment

Review for Emerald Princess to Mediterranean

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James Seale

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

As my wife and I had never been on a cruise before we were a little apprehensive of what company ticked the boxes. Princess Cruises didn't let us down. The whole experience extended our expectations with the amazing service provided by the friendly crew . It was a real first class treatment . Safety on board is paramount and they conduct a very professional informative safety briefing at the ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Interior


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