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Rome (Civitavecchia) Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews

Princess
Emerald Princess
Destination
Rome (Civitavecchia)

Traveler rating

Excellent

11

Very Good

16

Average

7

Poor

4

Terrible

3

Cruise type

42 Rome (Civitavecchia) Princess Emerald Princess Cruise Reviews


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adventurebridge

1 Review Written

Memorable Euro trip

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The port was a busy mess but after reading some reviews prior to travel, we were prepared for that and tried to keep calm and safe throughout the process. The cabin itself was like a nice hotel room and we really ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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suesinger

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Lots of ports, great ports,

Grand Mediterranean cruise and TA from Barcelona to Florida. Almost too many ports for us seniors. Fantastic ports except Morocco. Princess shore excursion was awful. Tour guide went on a political rant and ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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WOODHAVEN26

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fall Adriatic, Mediterranean and Transatlantic Highlights on Emerald Princess

Chose this cruise because of great port diversity: Rome, Kotor, Dubrovnik, Athens, Santorini, South France, Barcelona, Morocco and more. And Because we always have enjoyed Princess and specifically the Emerald. ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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SeaJack59

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Euro Odyssey 22 days

Great destinations - Rome, Athens, Valletta, Kotor, Corfu, Corsia, Naples, Palermo, Santorini, Barcelona, Katalolon, Dubrovnik, Sete and Nimes. This cruise had it pro's and cons. Very nice ship with excellent ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Cdonahoe

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First time and could be our last. Disappointed!

We have cruised with other lines before and decided to try Princess based on a recommendation from our travel agent due to the specific ports we wanted to visit. We did a 14 day cruise with Princess Cruise lines. ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Marypowers

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Most efficient cruise ever!

Choose this cruise to experience Greece and its food, drink and culture. The good is that Princess did an awesome job on embarkment (no wait) and disembarkment. Excursion organization and cleanliness, and great ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Bidah

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

I can't wait to go back ....... but on the new boats

It's the only cruise line that I travel one .In fact my first cruise was on the Emerald. We arrived in Rome one day prior and it was amazing. As a platinum member the check-in was very fast. The ship was ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Nancypower49

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

21 day cruise

My sisters and I chose this cruise because of the itinerary and length of time to enjoy together. The ship was amazing and staff were incredibly kind and personable. We loved the entertainment, especially Kory ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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divegal8

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Family Bucket list

We chose this cruise because of the ports of call and our Parents, who went with us, are Platinum members on Princess. The check in was the quickest we have experienced in comparison to Royal Caribbean. The Food ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Larrytheg

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Fantastic cruise to Italy, Greece, Barcelona

This was our fourth cruise on princess 2nd time on the Emerald. Th is was a 14 day cruise. Starting in Rome. 10 ports ending in Barcelona. I recommend this cruise or any cruise going to th is region of the world, we ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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EnglandFamily

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Some good and some not so...but on the whole a good family holiday.

We are a family of 6 - 3 generations consisting of 80 year olds x 2, late 40’s x2 and 2 children 8 and 12. The booking experience was not great with the dining time being changed from 6.30pm to 5.00pm without our ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Emorel

4 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

1800 of the 3000 passengers knew something.

This was our 23rd cruise with Princess. Embarkation was in Rome for a 7 day Med. cruise followed by a fourteen day transatlantic(our first) leaving from Barcelona. We were concerned after reading reviews which were ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Rogdeb

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Expected More

This cruise was a trip of a lifetime for us, so we were very excited, having never been to Europe. W e felt a cruise was a good way to see different places, but still have the comforts of home. The entertainment was ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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tsixriel

1 Review Written

Food Poor Quality with Lack of Aftertaste; Entertainment Sparing, Poor Shows

Cabin: Our steward had 19 cabins in his responsibility, by himself without any assistant, so the cleanliness of our cabin (R725 – Deck 14) was pretty much elementary. The toilet disinfection was completely ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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MisterMet

5 Reviews Written

53 Helpful Votes

Emerald = Excellent

After 8 days traveling through Venice, Florence, and Rome on our own, we were glad to embark on Emerald Princess and let them guide us to an excellent 2nd half of our vacation. The transfer from Rome airport was ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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Sunluvr27

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

If you want to see, and go, and do, this is the cruise for you.

We have sailed on the Emerald Princess several times. So this review will not give you ship details per say. The Emerald Princess is a neat, tidy ship with good venues, satisfactory food and happy staff and service ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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windsor26

8 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

A lovely ship with superb officers and most staff

Embarkation was a bit fraught as the staff ignored any priority stickers and still sent you to the long line instead of the correct one. Ignored her and went to Priority everything went well. Nice room - poor ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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nyccruiser100

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Costco at Sea with a Touch of Racism, No Class, and The World's Worst Food

We traveled as a group of 8 to celebrate two milestone bdays of our parnets. What a terrible experience all around -- i'll go piece by piece but i would not recommend this trip to my worst enemy. Food -- absolute ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Lorraineblancolo

2 Reviews Written

Somewhere between a Carnaval and a Norweigion cruise style

My husband and I traveled with the Emerald Princess August 15th 2015 for a week eastern Mediterranean cruise. We've been on a selection of previous cruise lines including RCCI oasis of the seas, Carnival, ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Dianne O.

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Don't spend money on board.

We enjoyed our cruise. The staff couldn't have been more helpful, the food was tasty and varied, the cabin comfortable and the tours informative. We didn't use the cabin entertainment system as we found it too hard ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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ConstantTraveller77

4 Reviews Written

Un-Memorable Memories by Princess Cruises

Like many cruisers before me, I must report that the Emerald Princess Cruise Ship is the poster child of mediocrity and the definition of average. The food is bland and this is the first cruise that I have walked ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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ConstantTraveller77

4 Reviews Written

Unmemorable Memories by Princess

The Emerald Princess is a very nice cruise ship. Our stateroom (B-319) was clean and cozy and the balcony provided us with time to relax and watch the sun rise and set as we entered and left port. The TV ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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Whatsnext2066

1 Review Written

Retirement Cruise

After a few days in Rome, we boarded the Emerald Princess for the next portion of our retirement celebration. Embarkation was very simple and we were on the ship quite quickly. Having planned the excursions ahead ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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lobos356

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent Staff, Food, and Itinerary

We took a 14 night cruise in June 2015 from Rome to Istanbul. The itinerary included Rome, Naples, several Greek islands, Athens, Romania, Bulgaria and Turkey. We traveled on the Ruby Princess in 2012, and the ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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nreisig

1 Review Written

Princess has become very average.

When we first sailed Princess 10 years ago in Alaska, we were very impressed. The food, service, and amenities were all first rate. Gradually, we have noticed all of these going downhill, to the point that this ...
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Sail Date May 2015


Emerald Princess Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.1
Dining4.53.8
Entertainment4.03.5
Public Rooms4.04.2
Fitness Recreation4.03.9
Family4.03.6
Enrichment4.03.4
Service4.04.2
Value For Money4.53.7
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