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Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the Canary Islands

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Excellent Cruise

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ukellie

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

Embarkation Arrived 09.30 at the mayflower terminal due to late arrival of the emerald luggage drop was a bit delayed We managed to do our luggGe drop approx 10.15 and then checked in 10.30 very slick and we boarded around 11.30 Cabin B748 at the rear of the ship on the corner large balcony, room was ready and luggage arrived by 12.30 Beds and pillows were excellent as good as I ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Balcony


A Good Cruise Overall

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Cobbins

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

We chose this cruise mainly because it was from Southampton, in September and on Princess which we prefer. We enjoyed the cruise in the main but a couple of things we felt could have been better. Firstly could not fault the crew. They were helpful, friendly and the cabin steward was excellent. We found the ship clean, and well maintained. The public areas comfortable. The areas that we were ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Balcony


We had an amazing time! Loved every second

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Bex9016

First Time Cruiser

Age 30s

This was our first cruise and we loved every second. The entire experience was amazing, and for me it was hard to find fault. I know with it being my first cruise, it could be argued that I have no other cruise lines to compare it to, but as far as holiday experiences go, I have to say it is one of the best I've had. It was completly stress free to board the ship, no queueing or waiting ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Interior


Canary Island cruise ruined.

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lionsleeper

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

We chose this cruise as we wanted the convenience of sailing from Southampton and we wanted near on guaranteed sunshine. We have also sailed with Princess many times and are Platinum members. Embarkation was perfect no complaints top marks. First night alarms crew called to muster station because of smoke in Engine room dealt with very well by the captain and crew couldn't have been ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


Only just 3 star

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andynlinds

10+ Cruises

Age 40s

We booked this cruise fairly close to departure and as a result only had an option for a guarantee inside cabin. As per the cabin review we would not do this again on this ship. Our stateroom attendant however was wonderful. Always friendly, helpful and efficient. Embarkation was handled very well. Probably the smoothest and easiest of any cruise so far. This was our first Princess cruise ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Interior


Lacklustre Emerald

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Piermaster

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Our 12th cruise with Princess, 2nd time to Canaries and 2nd time on Emerald Princess. So the best way to do this review is a daily account: Saturday 17/08/16: Pulled up at the Mayflower Terminal a bit early, but check in still dealt with us early. As always it was smooth, seamless and efficient. Found our own way to our balcony stateroom and waited FIVE HOURS for our luggage to arrive so we ...
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Sail Date: September 2016

Cabin Type: Balcony


Canaries cruise not up to usual standard.

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Floflegs

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Embarkation was excellent. We were soon aboard and no huge queue for security. Cabin was as expected. Steward, Conrado, was excellent and kept it spotless. Requests were soon carried out. Muster drill was dragged out and exhausting for those who had had long journeys and couldn't find a seat. Weather was mixed and seas a bit choppy round the islands. We were fixed dinner, early seating. ...
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Sail Date: April 2016

Cabin Type: Balcony


Our First - and Last - Cruise on the Emerald Princess

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arjay1949

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

This was our 17th cruise - the 4th with Princess, the remainder with P&O. Our previous Princess ships were the Island, the Regal and the Royal, so we knew what to expect - or so we thought! It's my fault - I should have done my homework better. The Emerald Princess is smaller than the Island, yet carries almost 1000 more passengers. It really should be renamed the 'SS Sardine'. The good - ...
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Sail Date: April 2016


A good European cruise to some place other than the Mediterranean

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cb1968

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

My wife and I were looking for a different cruise from the norm to celebrate our anniversary. We had sailed on the Emerald previously (and her sister ships) so the ship was quite familiar to us. Embarkation was one of the easiest we have ever experienced. We started our trip five days early in London and took the transfer from Victoria Motor coach Station to the ship. We arrived at the port ...
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Sail Date: April 2016

Cabin Type: Oceanview (obstructed view)


Overall they have to do better.

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GregorPatterson

6-10 Cruises

Age 80s

The embarkation was the best we have had. The evening meal got off to a poor start. Steak pie in a pot was on the menu, and that was all you got - no potatoes, no vegetables. Was told there were vegetables in the pot. The pastry was cut open - no vegetables to be seen. Had to ask for some. Breakfast next morning, waited over an hour to get it. Breakfast next day, waited over an hour again. ...
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Sail Date: April 2016

Cabin Type: Oceanview (obstructed view)


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