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Princess Vancouver Cruise Reviews

Princess
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Vancouver

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Excellent

362

Very Good

216

Average

135

Poor

63

Terrible

38

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823 Princess Vancouver Cruise Reviews


Dee4990 avatar

Dee4990

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Panama Canal Adventure

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Overall, we recommend both the Emerald Princess and also this itinerary. We had a fabulous time and really enjoyed the trip! The Panama Canal is a "must see" for any traveler and Princess does it right! We had ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Rynointhegame

1 Review Written

4 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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surfside712

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Princess does NOT stand behind their product

We were suppose to Leave Vancouver September 11, 2019 at 5:30, but do to mechancical issues (propultion problems) the captain came on at 8:00 to tell us that we will not be leaving until approx midnight - in ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Zkha

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Coral very small outdated vessel

Not what was expected. Very unfriendly staff. Outdated vessel. Very small. Not well kept. Food was worse than hospital food. Balcony very dirty. Not a lot of activities on-board for 4 day duration. Age group 50-85. ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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MrsBruno

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Worst Vacation experience ever!

Worst vacation experience ever! We will never cruise again after the nightmare 5 day trip to Alaska on the Island Princess we just returned from. Our 5 day cruise was suppose to include two stops; Juneau and ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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RosemaryF

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great People

I chose this cruise because I needed a small break. It was perfect to leave from my home port. The stop in Astoria was uneventful. I would have liked to stop in Seattle or San Francisco, anywhere but Astoria. ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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FlutePrayer

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Peaceful Club Class Cruise

My husband and I needed a worry-free escape from stressful jobs, one that, once we left the house, was completely taken care of. On this 4 night cruise from Vancouver to Los Angeles, we were able to afford a Club ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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rlsmith

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Wonderful repo cruise

Repositioning from Vancouver to LA Sept 14th. I'm sure there are many people that were upset by circumstances about our departure which was delayed. This was well explained by the Captain, the tender for refuel had ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Lulubelle45

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Princess and Coral never disappoints

My second cruise on the Coral, this time in a balcony A610. A great location with covered balcony allowing us to step out even in the rain and not get our feet wet! This cabin was on the port side, a fantastic ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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EvelinaC

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

I was disappointed for many reasons. Can't make specialty restaurant reservation

Chose it because it was in our time line and it was an appropriate price. I had traveled with Princes before and I was looking for the good service. I was terribly disappointed. Princess booked our flights to and ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Fredfred123

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Princess did not deliver

We picked this cruise to see Alaska, especially the inside passage and Ketchikan. Although scheduled, the cruise skipped both. That was extremely disappointing. Princess did nothing to make up for it. The staff ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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BM from SA

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Connoisseur Cruisetour of Alaska with Princess Cruises

Alaska was a bucket list destination for us, not just a cruise but also a land tour. Princess Cruises offers cruisetours incorporating a cruise with a land tour. We selected the Connoisseur Tour as it included most ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Traveling Examiner

3 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Three night, not 31 night, repositioning cruise...

This was a three night hop from Vancouver down to Los Angeles, an excellent way to pick up cruise credits en route to free laundry. :) The Ruby is not our favorite ship by a long shot. It’s small, and it ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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anjiedupree

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Suite excellent, amenities and lectures just okay.

My husband and I did the Alaskan cruise followed by a land tour with stays at the Princess Denali Lodge and Fairbanks Lodge. We wanted to see the glaciers, but also see the northern lights and visit the arctic ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Mr HKM

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Slow boat to Alaska

We took the slow boat to Alaska on our first and only cruise. Our ship was 11 hours late leaving and the true reason why was never explained. We were told the ship was delayed departing several times with the last ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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demilllacou

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

How Not to Cruise to Alaska

I had high expectations for seeing a glacier and snow in Alaska. That was the motivation for taking this 5 day “sampler” of 2 ports in Alaska, vs 4 day with 1 port. Unfortunately, the embarkation port exit was ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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worcesterite

4 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Great cruise but disappointed in all the cutbacks

Overall, we really enjoyed the cruise, but the disappointment in all of Princess's cutbacks in service left a bad taste. We are Platinum members and will cruise on Princess again but my wife and I agreed that we are ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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ElizabethJane100

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful picturesque Alaskan cruise!

This is our third Alaskan cruise and probably the best overall! We live in Vancouver and it is so nice to be able to do a round trip cruise and not have to fly. We arrived at the port around 1:00 pm and the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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yvr-james

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First and Last

This was my first Princess Cruise and although we paid a great price for a balcony cabin we were 12 hours leaving port, due to a mechanical problem, our itinerary changed, we did not go to Juneau as planned, we did ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Luvz2GOplaces

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The Cruise Was Very Good, JUST STAY AWAY FROM THE CASINO!!!

We chose this cruise because of the timing, it was perfect for our vacation days off and we always wanted to go to Alaska. I haven't been on a cruise for awhile and forgot about the hidden fees when searching, the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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v84me

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Engine blew up and caught ship on fire

never again on this cruse line. poor service, skunked beer, engine fire, staff dont speek english, ship leaving port early so no time to see port. rude waiters, problems not addressed, facilities broken and none ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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KrystalD

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A Continuous Cycle of Disappointment

My family (a party of 15 people total) selected this cruise line because of the ports and shore excursions we were promised. Traveling to Juneau to see the glaciers, wildlife, and sled dogs were items on many of our ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Bionic Couple

1 Review Written

Alaskan Sampler

We are from Vancouver, so this 5 day "Sampler" cruise was an easy get away for us. We have been to Alaska before, so did not go for the itinerary, which was a good thing as it turned out. We were 12 hours ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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lingess

1 Review Written

If Not Change of Itinerary than the Perfect Cruise

Let me start with explaining why I only gave this a 3 out of 5. It started out great in that it was a pleasant surprise that we were able to board right after going through all the check in procedures to start ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Cosmoss

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First trip to Alaska

The ship itself and the staff were great. Accomodation was good. Entertainment other than the 2 shows was very poor. The game shows and karaoke and especially the ventriloquist were infantile. The stops at ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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