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Princess Pacific Coastal Cruise Reviews

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573 Princess Pacific Coastal Cruise Reviews


Bwana Tom avatar

Bwana Tom

6 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Cruise with the San Francisco 49'ers

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We picked this short cruise largely because we hadn't been to the 2 ports on the cruise before. We coupled it with the 2 previous Royal Princess cruises before on a B2B2B basis. It stopped at Avalon, Catalina Island ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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lanfield

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Princess Cruise Line Feb 6th 4 Night Cruise to Ensenada and Catalina from LA

Princess Cruise Line Feb 6th 4 Night Cruise to Ensenada and Catalina from Los Angeles San Pedro port on the Royal Princess. We are classically NCL cruisers. This was our first Princess Cruise and truth be told we ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Littlegirl14

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Perfect Cruise from beginning to end

Embarkation was smooth and quick. We already had our medallions so I strongly suggest getting them shipped ahead of time and getting docs uploaded to ocean ready. We packed a backpack so we could immediately get in ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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ken from ilinois

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Great short little getaway

We are elite cruisers with Princess and value the perks they provide us. This was a short cruise to celebrate our 45th Wedding Anniversary. We spent 2 nights in Long Beach at the Hilton before the cruise where ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Wubba

1 Review Written

Nice short cruise.

On this cruise because a friend found a great deal and needed a travel partner. Embarkation was lightning fast. I'd never left from San Francisco before, my only experience was Seattle, Ft. Lauderdale, LA, & ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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kkmedelberg

1 Review Written

Great first time cruise

This was an amazing cruise. Perfect for a first time cruise or limited time available. This ship has been updated with the new medallion program. Which makes your moving around the ship so much easier. The ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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yukon-rose

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Medallion Class Review

I totally agree with "Overcrowding" situation described by another reviewer. They put over 5000 people on the ship (passengers and crew) but the elevators were the same size and number as on the 2000 passenger ships ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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tjka

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

7-day Pacific Coastal cruise that seemed overcrowded

We went on a 7-day Pacific Coastal cruise on the Royal Princess ship on November 9, 2019. It was round-trip from Los Angeles, CA with port stops in San Francisco, Monterey, San Diego, and Ensenada, Mexico. The ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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babbdawg

4 Reviews Written

Relaxing on the Star Princess

Living near Vancouver my DH and I like taking these round trips with no flights to worry about. We were sailing the California Coast celebrating our birthdays and our wedding anniversary. Embarkation was smooth and ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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vancouvershirley

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Come back disappointed

I was looking forward to this cruise. We chose it because the departure and arrival port (Vancouver) was convenient for us as we live in the city; the itinerary was good; and because our previous experience with ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Dmrogers11

3 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Very pleasant cruise

For context, I usually cruise Disney so I can’t help but make it my point of reference. I took my 10YO son on a 3 day cruise from Vancouver to LA. Our main objective of the trip was to spend time together, ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Status2006

1 Review Written

Relaxing get-away!

Vancouver-round-trip cruises, with no need for air travel, are always a draw for us! This cruise was a terrific 10 day relaxing get-away and we are very glad we went! We were dropped off in Mission in time for the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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bostonfred

10 Reviews Written

37 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary, great staff, wonderful 10 days

We always cruise for itinerary and sail multiple lines. Only our third Princess Cruise. I will start with the negatives and they are few. Star is old and will be sold off to P and O next year. Our cabin had some ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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LSGDRG

6 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Pacific Coastal Cruise

I chose this cruise since it did not involve a flight for my elderly mother. Prior to the cruise I read many reviews complaining about the ship. I am not sure why the reviews are so negative. The Grand Princess ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Gordian

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

California cruise

We chose this cruise for the locations. We traveled from the UK and had three days in Vegas and three days in Los Angeles before joining the ship in San Pedro. Embarkation was very easy and quickly carried out, ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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wendyleetaylor

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good overall except for the rough weather

wanted to see something different without flying so chose this cruise. Left our of San Francisco and most of the time the weather made the ship a little rocky so had to be careful walking on the ship. but we were ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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AZcrew

4 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

6 Seniors cruising the Pacific Coast

All 6 of us are experienced cruisers and picked this one for the newer ship and close to home itinerary as 4 hail from the Phoenix area and 2 from the Pacific NW. Embarkation went smoothly and disembarkation may ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Arizona Budgies

11 Reviews Written

53 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise with Friends but a few Downsides

Six seniors (age 68-71) who have cruised together since 2013 wanted a cruise that involved driving or short air flight thus choosing the 7 day west coast on Princess. The 4 from Arizona drove over from Phoenix, ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Valpoly

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Notes taken during cruise

Favorite cruise line. However here are worth wile notes Coastal Grand Princess 10/13/19 Safety Drill: Safety Drill should include importance of silence by passengers and STAFF specially during an ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Kamloops50

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

First cruise on the Royal but won't be our first choice

To have a rest from a bad year. The last year wently poorly for us. I was diagnosed with tumor that precluded me from traveling . much less cruising. The ship was well decorated but all venues where used for ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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merrie1108

5 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Seasoned cruisers in Club Class

We are a couple in our early 70s who have been on many cruise lines, 6 of our trips on Princess. We are in NJ and when we saw this cruise leaving out of Seattle, it was just the kind of trip we were looking for ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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NWHairGal

6 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

PNW- Northern Calif. Coast Cruise 2019

This was a great cruise overall. As most know, the PNW weather can be iffy in the Fall and we surprisingly had amazing weather for this trip for late September/early October 2019. I didn't know what to pack (even ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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cdawn

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Good fun, mediocre food, bad shows

Very disappointed in the food. There are so many choices that it is hard to do them all well. Many nights we did not eat our entrees. Comedy was good and the bands were good but the huge production numbers were ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Rynointhegame

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great quick get away

This re-positioning cruise was awesome. The 4 day itinerary was the perfect way to revitalize your spirit and mind. The Coral is a smaller ship but has all the amenities of say the Regal. It is new enough ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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AKkirsten

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First Time Cruising - fun!

The Pacific Coast cruise took us to Astoria, OR (quaint town), San Francisco, Monterey (gorgeous) and Victoria (cozy and beautiful). Embarkation went very smoothly. We hired a car to take us to the port, so that ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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