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369 Princess Southampton Cruise Reviews


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roeyourboat

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

INCREDIBLE Experience

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This was our 3rd Cruise, two of which were only 7 days each.Our last one being with Princess in Alaska. We were happy then so tried them again. This time it was 37 days at sea on the Sapphire Princess ship from ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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WiGuy3

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Northern Lights above the Arctic Circle on the Princess Sapphire

The highlight of this cruise was seeing the northern lights above the Arctic circle in Alta Norway. Spectacular show on our second day of port stay so we were fortunate to see the northern lights. Our other ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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MrPantsOz

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

In search of the Northern Lights.

The main purpose of this cruise....the Northern Lights. Spoiler alert.....we saw them! Having spent a couple of nights in London and Southampton pre cruise the day finally arrived to board the Sapphire. ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Pinksian1981

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Amazing first cruise

This was our first cruise. We chose a mini suite with balcony which was a great choice especially with two children. It was on offer and we couldn’t refuse! Unfortunately due to bad gales in Southampton the ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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samlau888

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Excellent Production shows

The production show "Encore" was excellent with a 99% of audience's approval with standing ovation (other than the one who were handicapped). The show "Beatles" was very good too. Royal Princess overall is ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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shardgherkin

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Fantastic cruise from start to finish!

Had been a bit concerned having read varied reviews about Sapphire but we had a fantastic cruise from start to finish! We were in Cabin D500... everything in good condition, far better tvs than on last cruise, ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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lozzles1987

4 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Incredible Experience

We have sailed with Princess several times, and this year tried a longer cruise (we normally do 14 nights). We haven't been on Sapphire before, but we knew we would love the whole experience since we had two ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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cboyle

36 Reviews Written

118 Helpful Votes

Western Mediterranean Explorer

This review includes information on our July 27, 2019, Mediterranean Explorer cruise on the Sapphire Princess. We chose this cruise because it included several less-visited ports that were of special interest to ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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JerryDT

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

August 2019 cruise to my ancestor's home of Norway! What a delight!

We chose Princess Cruise Line because of the itinerary of Norway ports I wanted to visit, and, based on a previous cruise with Princess to Alaska, we were confident Princess Cruise line would provide an Excellent ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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CT-Edin

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fabulous cruise to Norway and Iceland July 2019

We chose this cruise for the itinerary - visiting some Norwegian ports we've not been to before and a new country, Iceland, which I've always wanted to visit. We weren't disappointed - fabulous scenery, extremely ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Michael23

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fun Overview of the British Isles

My adult son and I sailed on the Crown mid-July 2019 around the British Isles. Overall, it was a very fun experience that we'd consider doing again, perhaps with the whole family next time. Neither of us had been to ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Pizzaforeveryone

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A fantastic taste of the British Isles

This cruise was so much fun. 1) Definitely get off the ship at the ports. The princess excursions guarantee you won't miss the ship departure. 2) Pack for rain! 3) Eat breakfast in the restaurant at least ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Triptkr

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

British Isles

Always wanted to do a British Isles cruise and the itinerary and dates worked well for us. We arrived one day early to Southampton and stayed at the Harbour Hotel and Spa--which I highly recommend. We did ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Okraf

9 Reviews Written

74 Helpful Votes

Very good short cruise on a tastefully refurbished ship

Got a good deal on Black Friday for this 7-day trip to Scandinavia and it didn't disappoint in terms of value. What did disappoint is that the main motorway into Southampton was shut on a weekend when 5 ships were ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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ArtyDeb52

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First time on Princess Cruise Line and it won't be my last!

We were looking into cruising around the British Isles and Princess offered the best time of year and the most ports of call that interested me and my family. My husband and I had cruised before on two other cruise ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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bschottmi

2 Reviews Written

Loved seeing all the Fjords of Norway

This has been a bucket list cruise for us for quite a while and it did not disappoint. While I love the Princess Small Ships, I was glad to see the Sapphire doing this since, being a larger ship, that made it a bit ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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paba2016

5 Reviews Written

38 Helpful Votes

Second Princess Cruise, not our Last

My wife and I chose this cruise because of the itinerary. We wanted to see Ireland and Scotland and felt this was a great way to see both. Left the USA a day early and spent the night in London. Picked up and ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Bailey2010

1 Review Written

Captain Paolo Ravera and Crew of the Sapphire Princess

I chose this cruise because of a need to see Bordeaux, France. Bordeaux was not as exciting as I thought it would be but Bilboa and St. Peter Port more than made up for my disappointment. I have sailed with ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Jakebigwhitedog

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great trip!

Everything was great - itinerary, food, the ship, and service. We picked the cruise up in Le Havre, spending 3 days prior in Normandy and 5 nights in Paris. There is a free shuttle from the train station in Le Havre ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Sunshine VI

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic trip

All was so great! Wonderful way to see the world. Food was terrific, help and service on board second to none! Entertained all the time and except for the fact that every live production thinks that louder is better ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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djdowdy

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

BRITISH ISLES WONDERFUL TRIP

We selected this trip to the British Isles because the itinerary looked great and the price was a good deal. We were accompanied by another couple we've cruised with many times. The embarkation went smoothly when ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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ch091

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Outstanding food and service

I am going to keep this short and to the point. The sapphire princess is a beautiful ship (slightly older and less gimmicks than other ships) but what an amazing time we had. A little background:- my wife, ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Simon janet

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Fantastic ship!!

No words can describe this excellent ship & our cruise to Scandinavia. Embarkation was speedy & very smooth. The ship was refurbished last year, & it's looking great. New furnishings& carpets were lovely. Inside ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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HampshireHelen

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Experience with amazing service

We chose our cruise mostly for the port destinations and because family were already booked. We were really impressed by space in our mini-suite cabin and the club-class dining exceeded our expectations. Didn't ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Oilers78

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

2018 cruise.

My wife and I sailed around the United Kingdom in summer 2018, the whole country has so much history to tell. Food onboard was delicious and even the buffet lines were mostly short enough that you don't have to ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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