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Whittier Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Whittier

Traveler rating

Excellent

18

Very Good

16

Average

5

Poor

2

Terrible

1

Cruise type

Family Cruises

96

Senior Cruises

50

Romantic Cruises

43

First-Time Cruisers

23

Entertainment Cruises

11

43 Whittier Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews


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Cptndunsel

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Mixed bag - AK southbound

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3rd cruise on Princess, first in 11 years. Normally we go Royal but this was the only itinerary hitting both Hubbard Glacier and Glacier Bay. Bad weather. Fog out of Whittier which plagued us for 3 days. We only ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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froggy9143

8 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Great Alaskan Trip

This was my 3rd cruise to Alsaka, amnd the second one for our friends. We had a great time, the Star Princess is a lovely ship full of great staff and top notch service. For a late September cruise we had terific ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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tls416

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Amazing Glaciers!

We chose this cruise because it was our 40th wedding anniversary. After research and talking with our travel agent we found out that Princess had it's own lodges for the land portion we wanted and was one of the ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Hdnwaters

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Coral Princess Voyage of the Glaciers SB May 20-27

Studied the internet with reviews and decided on the Coral based on size, dining, and itinerary. This was our first cruise and it was for our 30th anniversary so it needed to be special. We did the Princess Transfer ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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bjtieman

1 Review Written

22 Helpful Votes

Alaskan anniversary cruise

This cruise was for our 25th anniversary so we splurged a little more than we normally would have. We booked almost a year early to make sure we got the room we wanted (B416 mini-suite on the port forward facing ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Strawblond

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Island Princess Alaska

Loved the cruise however this ship has seen better days. There are maintenance issues with sewer smells in the stairwells, tattered furniture in public areas and bathrooms that have holes in the doors, with lots of ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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CruiseMiami

7 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Expected more from Princess.

Overall I was disappointed with the service we received. From everything I had heard and read I was expecting better service. I felt you are constantly nickel and dimed. we also had an unfortunate incident, we paid ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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latindancer62

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Loyal X Cruiser; First Time on Princess

As a very loyal X cruiser we chose this cruise as it was the only one where we did not have to disembark the day after our wedding anniversary and it allowed us to visit both Hubbard and Glacier Bay. X is not ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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vbalthazor@hotmail.com

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Amazing Vacation

We was on a 12 day Land/cruise with Princess. They did an awesome job of shuffling us and our luggage around.There was a representative that picked us up at the airport and got us all organized. I would suggest to ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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txbargaintraveler

1 Review Written

23 Helpful Votes

Amazing Alaska Land and Sea Tour via Princess and Island Princess

This is long, but I tried to subtitle each section to be helpful. This was our third Alaskan cruise in 5 years. We absolutely love the peacefulness and beauty of the mountains and forests that surround every passage ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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QMC(SW)

3 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Alaska South Passage aboard the Island Princess

This cruise aboard the Island Princess was a "bucket list" cruise for us. We chose the cruise date because the sailing dates coincided with flights we could arrange using our air miles. We flew into Anchorage ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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simigirl

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Loved The Coral to Alaska!

We had a fantastic time on our Alaskan cruise! We arrived the night before and stayed at The Captain Cook hotel. Nice, large room with a great view. Easy walk to the Egan Center to check in for our transfer to ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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7uvus

2 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Coming back from Alaska refreshed!!!

This was our 10th Princess cruise, having also cruised with RCCL, MSC, Carnival and HAL. We have been on the Island 3 times and was a little worried with more people from the added cabins, less upper deck space and ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Bwk31525

4 Reviews Written

39 Helpful Votes

The Journey of a Lifetime

Star Princess - Voyage of the Glaciers We started our journey at 4 am on a Saturday in mid-September and drove to the Savannah airport. Parking for eight days would cost us $83 at the end of the trip. We flew to ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Tericalhoun

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointed with Our Noisy Cabin on Star Princess

We were pleased with the embarkation for Princess. That went very smoothly, and we were very pleased with our itinerary and excursions. We also felt that there was adequate storage in the cabin to put all of our ...
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Sail Date August 2015


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ohiocyclist

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Scenery and Excursions, Great; Cruise Ship, Very Nice; Land Portion, Hmm

Disclaimer up front - this was not just a cruise but a cruisetour. We had 12 days (5 land, 7 sea) with Princess, with the land portion first. We chose to sail with Princess solely because they had such an extensive ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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JimGeraldine

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Smoking Biggest Problem Throughout the Main Piazza

We had never cruised before and had some concerns about the Grand Princess after reading so many negative reviews. Maybe because we had nothing to compare.. BUT, our Alaskan Cruisetour was overall fantastic.,!! ...
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Sail Date May 2015


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CruisingMommyT

12 Reviews Written

63 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Itinerary & Excellent Service

The grandparents offered to watch the kids so my husband and I could go on a vacation this summer. We've been on several cruises, and my husband has never been to Alaska, so we figured it was time. We flew into the ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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KathyRos

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cigarette Smoke, Bad Food, Harassment to Buy Alcohol, Respiratory Outbreak

I have been on 10 + cruises and I have to say the was my worst experience. Smoking; The ship needs to update their smoking policies. News flash to Princess most people don't smoke! Half the Casino is ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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LovingplanB

1 Review Written

Needs work

My husband and I took a 15 day escorted cruise tour. The land portion was stellar but basically unescorted. Our quite seemed to disappear one we got our room keys. Our disappointed was reflected in his minimum ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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kozam002

1 Review Written

Unsafe and obstructed balcony among other issues

Every guest had access to our balcony from a large observation deck that obstructed our view. Very disappointing especially going through the glaciers. We were never notified about this in advance. We saved a lot of ...
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Sail Date July 2014


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kwloftis

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The Good, The Bad, The Ugly

My wife and I decided to celebrate our 30th wedding anniversary by taking a seven day Alaskan cruise on the Island Princess departing Whittier, Alaska on June 25th. After reading several CC reviews we made the ...
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Sail Date June 2014


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DuaneO

6 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Alaskan Glacier Journey

Will be brief -- a back to back journey from Whittier Alaska and back, on The NCL SUN. This is our second/third cruise with NCL. This trip was excellent. No issues, nothing to report as to disappointments. Our ...
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Sail Date July 2013


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jazzmanmgt

2 Reviews Written

Alaska the Right Way!

We did an Alaska Cruise tour with a balcony for my wife's 50th birthday. Her sister and brother in law traveled with us as well in a balcony room. Our 4 day land tour preceeded our 7 night cruise. We arrived in ...
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Sail Date June 2013


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JohnBoy in NC

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

1st time Princess and Alaska - loved the Sapphire

Quick cruising background: We are in our lower mid-40’s and just recently took up cruising. Our first experience was over 10 years ago with family…and our children were little then. I only half remember the ...
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Sail Date June 2013


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