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Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to the Southern Caribbean

Princess
Emerald Princess
Southern Caribbean
Departure Port

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Excellent

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Very Good

38

Average

33

Poor

10

Terrible

6

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Family Cruises

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Gay & Lesbian Cruises

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Romantic Cruises

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Singles Cruises

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Cruises for the Disabled

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200 Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to the Southern Caribbean


mikey4208 avatar

mikey4208

1 Review Written

Like a floating cheap Las Vegas casino with bartenders who didn't know English

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I have to tell you, I'm ready to fly home at the next port. I will be more than happy to follow up with a more positive review at the end of the cruise, but day one leaves a lasting impression. On the positive ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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All4mykid2

1 Review Written

Great Cruise

This was our first cruise and we were fortunate to be able to go on this with family members that cruise regularly. This meant that we were better prepared than most first time cruisers in what to expect. We ...
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Sail Date November 2012


chcamiller avatar

chcamiller

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

New Years Cruise RUINED!! Departure 12/27/15 Ft. Lauderdale

Booked 2nd 'best' suite as best suites were soldout. 'suite' was size of balcony suite on other cruise lines "small"!!! All 'non-surcharge dining ' had exact same menu!!!! And primarily fish entrees..ugggh!! ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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napunani

5 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Christmas 2015 EMERALD PRINCESS

We sailed EMERALD PRINCESS December 19-27, 2015, in Caribe 742 to Aruba, Curacao and Bonaire. Caribe 742 is the last stateroom on the port side. The balcony is partially covered and is slightly wider than all the ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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djminsure

1 Review Written

Christmas Cruise

Ok I read all the reviews, I really wanted to see Aruba and since most lines don't sail there I was willing to over look any negative comments by saying you cant please everyone and by owning an insurance agency I ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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Calimom08

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Xmas cruise- the good and the bad....

This was my 3rd cruise on Princess, and the first on Emerald. I understand that the ship just came out of dry dock, but I couldn't really figure out what had been updated other than the Effy jewelry boutique that ...
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Sail Date December 2015


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Timogin

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First and only cruise

My father and I went on the Emerald Princess (dubbed the money pit later by me). Our destinations were Rotan, Belize city and Cozumel. The cruse was great except the elaborate prices for anything other than iced ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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Thombtc

4 Reviews Written

Another Nice Cruise on Emerald Princess; Dec 7th to 14th

This was the second time we've been on the Emerald. We were on it during its second year in the Mediterranean and now it is seven years old. She still looks very nice and they take good care of her, painting, ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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rossterman

1 Review Written

Roatan, Belize, & Cozumel cruise

First time sailing with princess after sailing with carnival in the past on several cruises. Was very impressed with the condition of the ship, attitude of the crew, and food compared to carnival. Ship seemed less ...
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Sail Date December 2014


BURNSMN avatar

BURNSMN

7 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

WONDERFUL CRUISE ON THE EMERALD PRINCESS

Pre-Cruise My wif and I flew into Ft. Lauderdale late the night before the cruise. Stayed at the Hampton Inn Ft Lauderdale Airport North Cruise Port. Free shuttle to hotel from airport and shuttle for a nominal fee ...
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Sail Date March 2014


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Cheftalia

1 Review Written

Can't wait to go again

We loved the ship from the moment we stepped aboard. It had a warm, friendly feel to it, in spite of carrying over 3,000 passengers. Food: Breakfast was self-service and there was plenty to choose from - fresh ...
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Sail Date April 2014


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HankBuckley

1 Review Written

A good first cruise

We had never been on a cruise before. This was a good one to start with. 3 days at sea and 5 ports. It was a mostly older crowd. The staff was lovely and so was the weather! Having never cruised before, I have ...
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Sail Date March 2014


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Rosethorn40

17 Reviews Written

67 Helpful Votes

R&R and Plenty of Fun too on the “Beautiful” Emerald Princess

A little background on me/us; I am 52, DH is 57, and this was our 19th cruise, our 12th time on Princess. Other cruises have been on Carnival (4), and one each on HAL, RCCL, and NCL. Our main reason to book this ...
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Sail Date February 2014


winny63 avatar

winny63

1 Review Written

Emerald princess

All I can really say is that we were very disappointed in this cruise. Embarktion went smooth and the staff were very accommodating. Yes this ship was beautiful. The ports were great. service was awesome. we had a ...
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Sail Date February 2014


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holy_cruzer

2 Reviews Written

Great cruise

I just returned from my 10 day escape from the horrible winter we have had in the Great Lakes. This was my 4th Princess cruise and my favorite itineray and ship. The piazza is organized in a way that it feels wider ...
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Sail Date February 2014


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Cruises-R-Us

1 Review Written

Southern Caribbean on the Emerald Princess

Wonderful cruise! We arrived a day early and enjoyed our stay at the Embassy Suites, starting with a shuttle ride from the airport, then free drinks and hors d'oeuvres at the hotel for Happy Hour. We took a hotel ...
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Sail Date February 2014


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crimsonbird

13 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Wonderful, wonderful!!

Our February 7th embarkation insured we would be on the high seas for both Valentines Day and a family birthday. Just perfect timing for our romantic vacation, and Princess did not disappoint. Oh, there were some ...
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Sail Date February 2014


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travelergonewild

1 Review Written

No rating

Wacky fun!

We had a great time with good weather and great service! The ship was lovely with good food. Our waiter and assistant waiter went out of their way with our large group of twelve! Cabin was average but nice,clean. ...
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Sail Date January 2014


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savycruisers

8 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Emerald Princess News Years Cruise

We drove from the west coast of Florida where we live the day before we were to leave and spent the night at a great Extended Stay America hotel in Plantation. It was close to the freeway, shopping, restaurants, ...
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Sail Date December 2013


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vanhoe1943

1 Review Written

Food Quality

My wife and I have traveled on Princess for three previous cruises. I have always been happy with the ship and its ports of call. The staff is always there when needed with a smile and greeting. With today's ...
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Sail Date December 2011


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drtravel47

17 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

An enjoyable cruise, but service is slipping

We enjoyed another sailing on Princess, our first on the Emerald. Here are some quick notes which I hope assist my future cruisers! The ship-----In very good shape, but there were some signs of wear, such as ...
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Sail Date November 2013


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jlgreuel

1 Review Written

Family of 4 loved Princess Christmas Cruise

The Emerald Princess was our home for 20 days over Christmas and New Year's as we did Southern Caribbean and then Eastern Caribbean cruises back to back. Our family of four thoroughly loved this escape from reality; ...
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Sail Date December 2012


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motxkymo11

1 Review Written

A most satisfactory cruise on the Emerald

This was our second cruise, but the first with Princess. Our first cruise was in 2009 on the new Celebrity Solstice. We wanted to try out Princess, plus we were interested in the specific ports visited on this ...
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Sail Date March 2013


cruzin girl avatar

cruzin girl

1 Review Written

Room for improvement on the Emerald Princess

This was our 7th cruise with Princess and our third on this class of ship. We started our journey with our pre-cruise night at the Hampton Inn airport north with no complaints whatsoever. They are one of the few ...
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Sail Date April 2013


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grammykjt

4 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very Enjoyable

Three years ago we went on a Mediterranean cruise for our 40th anniversary. On that Princess cruise we met a couple from England who was also celebrating their 40th anniversary. We were seated together in the ...
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Sail Date April 2013


Emerald Princess Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.1
Dining4.53.8
Entertainment4.03.5
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.03.9
Family4.03.6
Enrichment4.03.4
Service4.04.2
Value For Money4.53.7
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