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Princess Galveston Cruise Reviews

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33 Princess Galveston Cruise Reviews


dancersmate avatar

dancersmate

1 Review Written

12 Cruises, 1st With Princess

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We are diamond cruisers with Royal Caribbean and have cruised with Cunard, Carnival (never again) and years ago on the SS United States. This is our first with Princess; leaving from Galveston going to Roatan, ...
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Sail Date March 2013


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DodgersFan

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fun Spring Break Cruise for Family of Five

We are a family of five with three teenage kids ages 19, 15 and 11 and this was our third spring break cruise in a row. Our previous two cruises were on the Norwegian Star and Royal Caribbean's Navigator of the ...
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Sail Date March 2013


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Kelly7adria

1 Review Written

Great Trip, Just Slightly Disappointing

This was our first time sailing on Princess. We took the March 23rd trip on the Crown Princess out of Galveston (visiting Roatan, Belize & Cozumel). It really was a great trip & a great ship. The ship was beautiful, ...
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Sail Date March 2013


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Wahnsinn

2 Reviews Written

52 Helpful Votes

If this ship's a rockin...

This was our first time on Princess and we had a nice time. From reading previous reviews, there were complaints about smells and the food, both of which I'll get into. Overall though, we had a nice time. ...
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Sail Date March 2013


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Tropic5115

3 Reviews Written

Crown Princess Western Caribbean Feb 23- Mar 2

Just returned this past weekend from a great week aboard the Crown Princess. We have previously done this itinerary from Galveston but I could not remember too much about it so we decided to give it a go since it ...
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Sail Date February 2013


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big_schots

5 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Crown Princess 1/26 to 2/02 - Solid, Not Perfect, Experience

Background: My wife and I (early 50's) took a 7 day Western Caribbean cruise, out of Galveston, on the Crown Princess. The voyage took place January 26th through February 2nd. This is the 11th cruise for my wife and ...
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Sail Date January 2013


DrSch avatar

DrSch

2 Reviews Written

Almost Escaped Completely, but didn't

Overview Being familiar with Princess and this class of ship, there were no surprises. Everything seemed generic and functioned properly for the most part (exceptions below). I wouldn't call this a luxury cruise, ...
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Sail Date January 2013


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jk160

2 Reviews Written

Princess had poor plan for an act of God

First, we arrived in Houston, on Jan 12th, and looked and looked for Princess people. We finally found the table with 2 people hidden under the escalators. On the table, were many paddles that had PRINCESS ...
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Sail Date January 2013


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stlouistravelers

9 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Crown Princess January 2013.. Not what I expected from Princ

I will discuss the cruise from the Princess Transfer in Houston, TX. We were met by a Cruise Rep at the airport and were treated like VIP's. We had a driver and a private car deliver us to the Galves Hotel in ...
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Sail Date January 2013


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Rutman

12 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

Generally A Nice Ship For Sailing With The Masses

My family and I are seasoned cruisers. Over the past 15 years we've sailed a total of 25 times on Celebrity, Holland America, Cunard, Princess, Royal Caribbean, Carnival, NCL, and MSC. This was our second sailing ...
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Sail Date December 2012


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Marilyn Jackson

2 Reviews Written

Grand Princess - Western Caribbean

This was the tenth cruise for my husband and I, and our first cruise on Princess Cruise Line. We have taken four cruises on Carnival, three on Norwegian, one Royal Caribbean, one on Holland American. Embarking ...
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Sail Date December 2006


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fun_one

5 Reviews Written

Grand Princess - Western Caribbean

We were on The Grand Princess January 27th - February 3rd, 2007 and here is my full review. This was our 7th cruise overall, 6th cruise out of Galveston and our 2nd time on The Grand Princess. We traveled in a very ...
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Sail Date January 2007


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spenc

1 Review Written

Grand Princess - Western Caribbean

My sister and I left from Galveston on the Grand Princess on April 8th. I flew into Houston Hobby from Love Field in Dallas and my sister met me there (she drove from her home). We spent the night in Houston and ...
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Sail Date April 2006


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GoldenGopher

1 Review Written

Grand Princess - Western Caribbean

This was our first cruise. We enjoyed the experience and would recommend Princess to others contemplating a cruise. Embarkation: We easily found Princess personnel at the baggage claim area to direct us to our bus ...
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Sail Date April 2006


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FEAndrews

3 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Grand Princess - Western Caribbean

This was our 6th cruise (first on Princess). My wife and I stayed the night before at the Holiday Inn, Seawall Blvd., which offered free cruise parking and shuttle service to and from the cruise terminal. ...
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Sail Date March 2006


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koggly

1 Review Written

Grand Princess - Western Caribbean

Cruise out of Galveston, 12/30/06 to 1/6/07 - New Year's cruise to Roatan, Costa Maya, Cozumel, and Belize. My third cruise (Norwegian, Carnival). With sibling and her 3 teens. I'm a 44 year old male. Won't do a ...
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Sail Date December 2006


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geshaw30

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Grand Princess - Western Caribbean

I'll begin by saying this is the 3rd cruise my wife & I have made; with one each on Carnival, RCCL, and now Princess. We were to board the Grand Princess (GP) in Galveston and parked in the EZ Park lot for the week. ...
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Sail Date April 2007


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Mo from Canada

2 Reviews Written

Grand Princess - Western Caribbean

Flew from Detroit to Houston then went from Houston to Galveston with Texas Cruise ship shuttle Baymont Inn and suites in Galveston beautiful room near Walmart Can catch the bus to The Strand from Walmart Strand ...
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Sail Date March 2007


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librarygal

4 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Grand Princess - Western Caribbean

This was our fourth cruise and our first cruise on Princess. The other cruises were on Celebrity and Carnival. Our flight left Washington, DC after work on Friday and arrived late at night at IAH. We picked up our ...
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Sail Date February 2007


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emerald45

1 Review Written

Grand Princess - Trans-Atlantic

This is our 15th cruise. We are platinum members of Princess, having sailed 87 days with them, including 2 prior transatlantic cruises on the Star and the Golden Princess which were absolutely amazing. Sorry we ...
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Sail Date April 2007


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RetiredinCA

1 Review Written

Grand Princess - Western Caribbean

We booked this trip a couple of months before sailing, so we took a cat EE guarantee. Because our flight arrived at Houston Hobby after 1pm Princess would not provide transfers. Since the sailing time was to be 4pm ...
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Sail Date April 2005


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LSUNizz

2 Reviews Written

Grand Princess - Western Caribbean

Preface My wife and I consider ourselves experienced cruisers having taken 6 cruises over the past 3 years on several different lines. This cruise aboard Princess Cruises Grand Princess departed out of Galveston, ...
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Sail Date February 2006


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Dangeruss

1 Review Written

Grand Princess - Western Caribbean

We embarked on our cruise on 2/17/06. The process was very efficient and painless. The ship was the largest weve been on to date and the first Princess line ship. It well kept and nicely appointed. Our room seemed ...
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Sail Date February 2000


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TheHammer

1 Review Written

Grand Princess - Western Caribbean

As expected, there were generator problems on the ship that have plagued it for months, causing them to cancel Grand Cayman. I was quite disappointed in not getting to check out Sting Ray City, but I'll catch it ...
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Sail Date January 2006


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merl

1 Review Written

Grand Princess - Western Caribbean

Background: This was our third princess cruise. I am 45 and husband is 42. We flew in to Houston the night before and stayed at the Marriott right there at the airport and caught the princess transfer the next ...
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Sail Date April 2007


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