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Whittier Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Review for Golden Princess to Alaska

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patty1366

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We wanted to see the interior of Alaska, as well as the tidal glaciers and seaports. Our guide on land was outstanding. Alexa was so knowledgeable and she was able to give us history or the area, plus making sure our tours and accommodations were ready for us. We had Club Class dining, and that was a new experience for us, but and really enjoyed the extras that came with that. Most of all the ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


Ehhhhh

Review for Golden Princess to Alaska

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Bobert91

6-10 Cruises

Age 20s

The cruise was fine. Standard for a traditional line. The ship had entertainment venues that were waaaayyyy too small (more than once it was standing room only in the main theater and we left). I did NOT like getting asked/pitched to purchase drinks in the dining room however. Especially when we said no and they continued to pitch it. Previous reviews mentioned the international cafe as a ...
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Sail Date: September 2019


Disappointed in Cincy

Review for Golden Princess to Alaska

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jfdeiss

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

This was suggested by our travel agent because we wanted to pair it with a land Cruisetour. Land tour was amazing. The ship seemed very old. You could see where repairs in a number of areas needed to be made. Shopping was limited aboard ship and very expensive. Dining room food was pretty good, but Horizon Court was pretty bad. Entertainment was so so. Very little interactment with the ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


Princess Rules Alaska

Review for Coral Princess to Alaska

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lulubeach

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

I just really have always wanted to take an Alaskan cruise. The Coral Princess in September was a wonderful experience. The crowds were smaller and the weather was just about perfect. There was not a mosquito to be found. The shore excursions were first rate. The stops in Juneau, Ketchikan and Skagway offered a variety of experiences. There was plenty of time for shopping and exploring even with ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


Princess can do better

Review for Royal Princess to Alaska

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Sharman22

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

*Hour wait to get on ship in Whittier, poorly organized *Rooms at McKinley & Denali were like camping or hunting *Hotel Captain Cook was excellent and restaurants were superb *Salmon Berry Tours is excellent in Anchorage *Train ride to Whittier was long, be prepared. No water for purchase *Excursion issues in two cities: Train in front of us derailed for the White Pass Scenic ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


Beautiful Alaska Journey

Review for Royal Princess to Alaska

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gutzz80

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

We picked this cruise line because of what we had heard from others and that they are one of only two lines allowed into Glacier Bay which was a must see for us. The ship is beautiful, never felt crowded even with 3000 guests onboard. The staff is incredible and if you get a change to use the Spa you should splurge for it. The room was excellent and bigger than I thought it would be. The spa ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


Royal Princess - Alaska is amazing, Princess can do better

Review for Royal Princess to Alaska

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dmphillips

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

We enjoyed the destination and staff, but there are any number of areas that need to be improved. Entertainment, food quality and the land cruise portion come to mind. However, the glaciers and landmass so spectacular its difficult not to be in awe - so definitely visit Alaska. The land portion was spectacular in terms of the natural beauty (and we hit the perfect time for fall leaf color). ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


The money grab

Review for Island Princess to Alaska

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Butchie B

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We have been on about 15 cruises, last one 15 years ago. We have been all over the Caribbean, Mexican Rivera a number of times. Been through the Panama Canal, New Zealand and Australia. First cruise I have been on were I was charged for a soda. First cruise I have been on were they wanted to charge me $40 per person per day to look off the stern of the ship. Charged $29 per day service charge ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


Be prepared to catch the flu!

Review for Golden Princess to Alaska

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Arkbuddy

First Time Cruiser

Age 70s

It was chosen for us as part of a local-sponsored cruisetour of Alaska. In all the information we were given ahead of our trip, nothing was mentioned about having a flu shot before going. By the third day on the cruise a bulletin was put out about colds/flu being reported on the ship, and I was already experiencing symptoms. I followed the recommendations and went to the medical clinic, where ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


Needs Improvements

Review for Golden Princess to Alaska

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Mkguice

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

I had not sailed on Princess before and not sure I will again. I suggest before selecting a cruise, check the age of the ship and when it was last updated. The Golden Princes was in need of updating and repair. It was older and seemed very sad and dingy, the carpet needed to be replaced through out the ship. In addition, the staff was not very friendly and they charged for everything...even ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


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