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Princess Grand Princess Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Alaska

Princess
Grand Princess
Alaska
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

21

Very Good

11

Average

7

Poor

5

Terrible

2

Cruise type

Family Cruises

97

Romantic Cruises

46

Senior Cruises

37

Entertainment Cruises

23

Cruises for the Disabled

17

46 Princess Grand Princess Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Alaska


Dievlieger avatar

Dievlieger

1 Review Written

Oldie, but Goodie!

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We chose this cruise for the departure port and itinerary, but I wouldn’t change anything. The ship is older and doesn’t have all the wizz bang features of the new ships, but that’s not why you cruise to ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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brandiraquelclark

1 Review Written

First Time on a Princess Cruise was Under-Whelming

A cruise to Alaska was my dream trip! Even though the cruise ship was not over the top and you can tell it has some wear and tear, the destination was SPECTACULAR! DINING -- Roger Mora in anytime dining is the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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omy1ron

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Awesome Cruise to celebrate our Wedding Anniversary!

From our departure at the San Francisco Cruise Terminal, our embarkation was very smooth. Even though there was a line, the wait was very short. We live in the Bay Area so leaving from San Francisco was a plus ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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MagicDrP

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Our first and we're hooked!

We have never planned a vacation a year out. This one was special and we looked forward to celebrating our 15th Anniversary. I chose a mini-suite and two months prior to the cruise was offered the opportunity to ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Cjblack48

1 Review Written

Good time. Nothing out of the ordinary aside from beautiful scenery.

First time on Princess. It was ok but less than we expected. They do an ok job and the food was almost ok. Not sure if this was unique to our cruise or if this is the norm for Princess. Service however, was ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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ETSanJose

6 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Fabulous weather in Alaska--in May!

We chose this particular sailing because we wanted to have the ease of leaving from San Francisco (again) on a familiar ship and we wanted to visit Hubbard Glacier, which was everything we had hoped for, and Haines, ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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LMBuckley

1 Review Written

Felt like royalty

This was our first cruise and Wow what a cruise. We flew into San Francisco from Florida a couple of nights before the cruise. We stayed near Fisherman's Wharf which made it very easy the morning of the cruise to ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Xertes

15 Reviews Written

139 Helpful Votes

Fun time on the Grand Princess

This was our 25th cruise, 5th on Princess and 3rd on the Grand Princess. My wife and I have cruised all the major mass market cruise lines, Carnival, Princess, HAL, Norwegian, RCCL and Celebrity. We cruise just to ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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CAZephyr

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Pleasant Hawaii

This is our fifth cruise on this particular ship. Grand Princess is one of our favorite ships for the following reasons (in no particular order): WRAP AROUND PROMENADE - We walk around the promenade daily for ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Coffeeluvr05

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

First time on the Grand to Alaska

We just disembarked on Sunday 9/23 from our 10-day Alaskan cruise out of SF. Alaska exceeded our expectations in so many ways. We had perfect weather too. This was our second full suite experience with Princess. ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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ETSanJose

6 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Princess really stepping up

We have cruised the Alaska Inside Passage several times, and this is the 5th time round-trip from San Francisco, including the 3rd time on the Grand to Alaska. We found the cultural/enrichment and entertainment ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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scubamaja

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

10-days ALASKA CRUISE 2018- E619-

We went with the Grand Princess from SFO to Alaska, 10days Roundtrip. The cruise and ports were great. First time in Alaska, Weather was between 40-80 degrees. We packed layers, T-shirts, long sleeves shirts and ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Paso

1 Review Written

The Most Amazing Weather

We chose this cruise for many reasons; spending time with friends who've moved away, the convenience of round trip out of San Francisco, love of the beauty of the Inside Passage of Alaska. The weather was ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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sphillips2454

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Loved Alaska but not the Grand Princess

My wife and I just returned today from our 10-day Alaska cruise round trip from San Francisco on the Grand Princess. We live near San Francisco and it was really convenient for us to get to the ship. Once through ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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vasquez21

1 Review Written

Luxury, Entertainment, Dining, Adventure---Second To None!!!!

My wife and I chose Princess Cruises after a glowing recommendation from a close friend. We were certainly not disappointed. Every part of our experience was unforgettable. Our embarkation and disembarkation, the ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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DuaneO

6 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

A grand Alaskan cruise...

Great overall cruise, our 35th... had some rough seas but nothing to really write home about. Been in worst. The crew were wonderful, the food was much better and the ship was in excellent condition. It’s not ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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llorcan

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Different than expected

First, the food. The food in the dining room on the first day was completely inedible. Everyone at the table got different things and said the same thing. It remained pretty bad for lunch in the dining room but got ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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aprasad1

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Alaska Cruise

Most affordable cruise for San Francisco Bay area residents without having to take any flights for this cruise. Services on board are very nice and accommodating. All staff and crew members were very nice and ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Allegator

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Grand Keeps Getting Better

I love not having to fly to go on a luxury vacation. The Grand Princess out of SF Pier 27 offers four destinations and Alaska and Hawaii were the two I had not done yet. I booked Hawaii while on board in Alaska. The ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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STEVENJAN

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

The itinerary was the best of this cruise

We had an excellent wait staff in our traditional dining room Tassanee and Juan Carlos made a good team. Everyone in the dining room was friendly and helpful. The itinerary was the inland passage with a cruise day ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Michaelbib

1 Review Written

34 Helpful Votes

Answers I couldn't find before cruising

In preparing for our Alaska 10 day cruise aboard the Princess Grand I found many questions that I could not get good answers to. Here is our experience. Embarkation: Our boarding pass said we had a staggered ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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cdurzo

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Alaska Cruise

We chose this cruise because we wanted to explore Alaska. When we read some of the reviews we were almost regretting choosing the Grand Princess. I was also warned that the ocean could get very rough. Well, we ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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fireman cruiser

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Alaska was beautiful but the Grand Princess was not so GRAND!

Because friends wanted to go out of San Francisco so we chose Grand Princess, which was our first cruise on Princess Cruiselines. San Francisco was FABULOUS but our onboard experience was not so great starting with ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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TeriBeam

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Everything that I thought it would be and more!

We left out of San Francisco for our 10 day cruise to Alaska. Embarking went very smooth. It did take awhile for all of our luggage to arrive to our room, but aside from that the embarkation process went very ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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travelnut29

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Great cruise!!

Sailed on this cruise for work and for a celebration. Great cruise, friendly staff, nice amenities, really enjoyed the ship! You can tell ship has recently come out of soft drydock-LOVE the new beds!! The carpeting ...
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Sail Date July 2017


Grand Princess Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.03.8
Dining4.04
Entertainment3.03.7
Public Rooms3.04.1
Fitness Recreation4.03.8
Family4.03.9
Enrichment4.03.6
Service4.04.3
Value For Money3.03.8
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