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Ruby Princess
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234

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110

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53

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432 Caribbean Ruby Princess Caribbean Cruise Reviews


johnlacz avatar

johnlacz

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The staff was amazing

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We chose this cruise for the ports. Antigua, St Lucia, Barbados, St Kitts,St Thomas and Nassau From the beginning embarkation was quick and easy The staff was outstanding. The service incredible and the food ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Squidzy506!

1 Review Written

A Step Up

I was a substitute on this family cruise for someone who had injured their knee and could not take the cruise. It was with my cousin and her family. I had never cruised with Princess before, mostly with Carnival ...
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Sail Date February 2012


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Chrisdionne

1 Review Written

Amazing cruise with an amazing cruise line

We have cruised 4 times! Twice with Royal and twice with Princess and I will say with no hesitation that princess does it better!!!!! From embarkation disembarkation to excursion preparation and execution, just ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Jones_j10

1 Review Written

Disappointed

We have cruised with princess before so had high expectations. However, meal choices had been greatly reduced and as i had the nerve to ask for my fillet steak well done in chops grille, the chef decided to punish ...
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Sail Date February 2015


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Caribe87

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

3rd time and still the charm on the Ruby.

A delayed review from our third trip on the Ruby Princess in the past year. Since first sailing on the Ruby Princess in December, 2013 and getting engaged on that trip, we now consider her "our" ship, and were ...
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Sail Date November 2014


TKS avatar

TKS

6 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Comments on our first Princess Cruise.

DH & I returned from our first Princess Cruise recently. Overall, it was ok, but there were good and bad things during the week, like all cruise lines. First the Good: We arrived at Port Everglades about 12:30 and ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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Wander58

15 Reviews Written

44 Helpful Votes

Eastern Caribbean on Ruby Princess

Our quick 7-day Caribbean Cruise started and ended at the Port Everglades Cruise Port. We arrived in Ft. Lauderdale late the evening prior to cruise and stayed at the Marriott Courtyard. This was a great choice as ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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Itrvlalot

1 Review Written

Good one

Left Ft Lauderdale on the Ruby on January 10th. Embarkation a breeze. Went right up to the Sanctuary to reserve our spot for the week. Some of our luggage came quickly but one bag did not come till about 6:30pm and ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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Scooter83

1 Review Written

Ship. Needs repairs/refit

We've sailed Princess five times. We like the line, even with the sales push, but this cruise was just okay. You have to pay for some things that used to be included, like king crab and lobster, and the ship needs ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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Whaler22

1 Review Written

Fun, but mixed bag

Princess is a professional operation, but they're pinching pennies, and you can feel it. The Ruby is a beautiful ship, but it's getting tired. Rust is visible in many places, our head (toilet) seat was chipped, the ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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tutak

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Our partial family cruise

Our group consisted of my wife and I, 2 daughters, 1 son-in-law and four grandchildren, ages 4, 4, 8 and 11. We had a pre-cruise stay at Springhill Suites. The hotel sent a shuttle to pick up the 9 of us and our ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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caneable

11 Reviews Written

87 Helpful Votes

No rating

Great Midwinter Break

Our cruise took in a wide sweep of the Caribbean with calls at Grand Cayman, Roatan, Cozumel, St Thomas , St Maarten and Princess Cays. Although we purchased the trip as one cruise, Princess treated at as two ...
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Sail Date January 2015


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Bekksa

3 Reviews Written

Rear Balcony Review

Last time we cruised, we notice those cool looking balcony rooms next to the small Terrace Pool (aft) near Horizon dining area. There are two on each side on the Riviera floor. We always get a balcony on that floor ...
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Sail Date January 2015


Beach Gal avatar

Beach Gal

1 Review Written

Love the Ruby!

This ship is in excellent condition. We were on the Ruby a few years ago and I didn't notice any wear and tear since then. She is a beauty! We were on during a very crowded New Year's week and yet never felt too ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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louden

11 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Ruby fell short - Did not meet expectations

We boarded the Ruby Princess in Fort Lauderdale for our 24th cruise on January 3rd for a 14 day eastern and western Caribbean cruise. We had stayed overnight at the Best Western on Stirling Road using the stay and ...
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Sail Date January 2015


Dancer Bob avatar

Dancer Bob

11 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Average

Ruby Princess, early December 2014, Eastern Caribbean. Grand class ship, 3,000 passenger capacity. Passenger demographics. Seemed to be two age bands, around 40 and a somewhat larger group, around 70-80, very few ...
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Sail Date November 2014


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runrobrun

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Carpet rolled out for these FIRST time cruisers!

"Oh, you are the Hammann's? You have been upgraded!" OK. I'm not an idiot. I realize that getting upgraded is fairly standard. However, don't we all love to hear that phrase? It put a smile on my wife's face as ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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SouthernBama

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Second Time Cruiser on Princess

Our first cruise on Princess was aboard the Golden to Alaska. Our second was aboard the Ruby to the Caribbean. The Ruby was much more modern and showed less wear and tear than the Golden did. Service, across the ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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SSUnitedStates

7 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

First Time Princess Experience

Background information - This was my first time sailing on Princess. I had just taken a sort of impromptu Carnival cruise a couple of months earlier (probably won't sail them again), and based on what I knew about ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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georgias.kid22

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

The Shining Ruby Princess

I booked a 2 week East/West Caribbean cruise on the Ruby. What I didn't realize was that it's 2 - 1 week cruises back-to-back. Never again. Much different clientele onboard....wedding parties, kids, party-hardy ...
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Sail Date December 2014


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tupian

1 Review Written

Great Cruise

The Ruby Princess is in great shape with a wonderful happy crew. Food is as good as always in all the different restaurants and the Crown Grill is exceptional and you must try it when onboard. In the Horizon Court ...
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Sail Date November 2014


travelroc avatar

travelroc

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Quality continues to slide.

the nov 29--dec 6 cruise to st thomas,st maartin &grand turk was good, not great. staff allowed an excursion operator to cancel a trip ON THE DOCK !!. only allowance was "we will refund your money", of course you ...
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Sail Date November 2014


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greenie082756

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Relaxing and Smooth Sailing

We were in the terminal @ about 12pm. We were directed around after filling out the paperwork to have a seat. I must say Princess is very organized on the boarding procedure and once it started we were on the ship ...
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Sail Date November 2014


Brig273 avatar

Brig273

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Cruise on Ruby Princess!

One of our most favorite thing to do is cruise! So we booked a 7 day Caribbean cruise on Ruby Princess, visiting St Thomas, St Marteen and Turks & Caicos. Living in Florida and driving to the cruise port was the ...
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Sail Date November 2014


Chris555 avatar

Chris555

8 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Location is everything

Ruby Princess November 2014 Western Caribbean Saturday – Embarkation and General ship comments We arrive after 1:30pm to check in at Pier 2 of Port Everglades. The ship looked very nice even though it was small ...
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Sail Date November 2014


Ruby Princess Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.1
Dining4.03.8
Entertainment4.53.7
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.53.9
Family5.03.8
Enrichment4.03.5
Service5.04.1
Value For Money5.03.8
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