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Princess Island Princess Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises to Europe - Western Mediterranean
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Best Holiday....EVER!
"This is our 2nd cruise with Princess and our 4th in total. We flew from Manchester to Venice on 9th July for sailing on 10th. Everything went well from start to finish. No delays! We boarded the Island Princess..."Read More
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Lost Its Sparkle

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hairylengths

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Just returned from the Grand Med cruise on Island Princess, unfortunately the itenery changed, so we missed a lot of our points of interest, parts of Istanbul where closed, so why they changed the ports to do that one second I have no idea, other points of interest we sailed through during the night so missed them. The addition of more cabins makes the ship seem overly busy around the pool ...
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Sail Date: September 2015

Departure Port: Rostock (Warnemunde)

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony

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Great Cruise from Barcelona to Venice

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Sussex Duo

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

September 2015 proved to be the ideal time to cruise the Med on the Island Princess, as the ship had been refurbished in April 2015 and the weather was perfect. Having travelled on eight of the other Princess ships, we would now rate this as one of our favourites, with excellent, friendly service and high quality food. There was a good mix of passengers on board with at least 50% from the USA, ...
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Sail Date: September 2015

Departure Port: Ketchikan

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Unbelievable Experience

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Rickj2903

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

This was our first cruise and I have to say we are total converts. The ports on this cruise were all interesting and varied. The organisation from the cruise line to get the right passengers on the right excursions with the right guides and done in such a light-hearted, non stressful way deserves recognition itself. The ship never felt cramped, the food was good and varied and the crew were ...
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Sail Date: September 2015

Departure Port: Ketchikan


Grand Mediterranean Venice to Barcelona 12 days

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nanachat

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

This is our 4th cruise on Princess and 8th cruise since the 1990. We have sailed on Celebrity, Holland America and Royal Carribean We overall had a wonderful cruise and the ports were amazing, that is why we selected this particular cruise. I found all the staff to be excellent, food in the dinning room (Bordeaux-anytime seating good) we avoided the Lido deck most meals, we do not enjoy ...
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Sail Date: August 2015

Departure Port: Rostock (Warnemunde)

Cabin Type: Balcony

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Best Holiday....EVER!

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sarasfw

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

This is our 2nd cruise with Princess and our 4th in total. We flew from Manchester to Venice on 9th July for sailing on 10th. Everything went well from start to finish. No delays! We boarded the Island Princess in great time and found our way to our Mini Suite on Baha Deck. First impressions were lovely then about half an hour in I noticed a nasty smell, which I initially blamed my husband's ...
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Sail Date: July 2015

Departure Port: Rostock (Warnemunde)

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony

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Can't wait to book another

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J Gadd

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

This was our 1st cruise so did not really know what to expect. When we arrived in Barcelona we were met by our driver who drove us to the port. Embarking was well organised, staff friendly and helpful. Our cabin was large, clean and comfortable. Horizon restaurant had lots of choices and the food very good, we also had 2 lovely meals in the Bordeaux where we enjoyed afternoon tea also. We chose ...
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Sail Date: June 2015

Departure Port: Ketchikan


Great Itinerary, Smallish Cabin, Service a Mixed Bag, High Marks for Food

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TexT

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

We normally try to take a Holland America relocation cruise every spring to Europe. We decided to try Princess lines given the Madeira/Barcelona/Rome/Naples/Venice itinerary and attractive price. We figured that Princess and HAL couldn't be that far apart since they belong to the same company. We couldn't have been more wrong. The gap is like that between a Lexus and a Toyota--both fine ...
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Sail Date: March 2015

Departure Port: Rome (Civitavecchia)

Cabin Type: Balcony

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