Emerald Princess

3.7 out of 5
Price: $ $ $ $     Size: L     Refurbished: 4 yrs ago    
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About Emerald Princess

Emerald Princess is a large ship, carrying 3080 passengers and 1200 crew, and sails from San Pedro (Los Angeles), California and Sydney, Australia.

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Across the Pond

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4 out of 5

Across the Pond

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We especially enjoyed  New Zealand! The scenery unbelievable. The land tour done by Denise was great. What a great, caring hostess! We had been on this particular ship before so knew what to expect except to find a bunch of "tweens " on board for Holiday. Lots of kids!

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5 out of 5

Great tim

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We enjoyed our Cruise,very comfortable stateroom,whilst on board we celebrated our Golden Wedding,we had a wonderful time on our day in the Grill,and were made to feel very special.

we were ashore on the day in Madeira.

very enjoyable cruise,staff were all excellent.

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4 out of 5

Get away from it All

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overall the cruise was great, Since my last cruise, drinks have increased substantially.  much to my dismay. The entertainment was OK. On days at sea it is a bun fight to get a table for breakfast and lunch. And you see people wandering around looking for a table. The cabin was very comfortable in fact top marks.

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4 out of 5

Mediterranean cruisecruisee

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we enjoyed our cruise , the places we visited were all that we expected and we could not fault any of them the ship was very good the food and entertainment were all that we had come to expect from Princess ,the only fault we could find was that my husband had served in the army and we found out that he should have received £200  on board spend we missed out on this  . Other than this we enjoyed our cruise

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5 out of 5

Quality cruise

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great 2 week cruise the ship was fantastic and the ports we went to was very good, the weather was really good until the last 2 days coming back to Southampton.

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4 out of 5

14 Day Norway Cruise

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Favorite part of the cruise was the excursion in the Lofoten Islands which took us off to the small fishing villages. 

 

I wish there had been more variety in the buffet--like Mexican theme one day or Chinese, or Japanese.  It was very similar things day after day.  No sandwiches.

 

Some of the people who were working on the cruise ship were just plain rude to us.  It was like they didn't want to be bothered.  We were constantly bombarded with Princess advertising--way overdone!

 

Missed being able to go to Flaam Norway because of the weather--big disappointment.

 

We still prefer Celebrity and would recommend Celebrity to our friends.

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5 out of 5

Baltic Cruise

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The best part of the Cruise was the visit to St Petersburg.

An improvement to the cruise would be to employ a new Chef

I am not interested in your views I have submitted mine

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4 out of 5

Comfortable, not spoiled....

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Favorite part:  Not having to repackage our bags for each new seaport...unpack once...

 

Least favorite part: That Princess Cruises partipates in allegedly deceptive Art Auctions......

 

Would I recommend this Cruise to others?.....the Ports of Call I would recommend, but not the Princess Cruise Lines......Food was below par....many inconveniences, too many to name...e.g.  Cruise Entertainment was....not Broadway Show Quality...what is?.....but offerings were almost Amateurish......Overall, we were comfortable, but not Spoiled....

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5 out of 5

Baltic cruise

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This cruise was the most physical cruise I have ever been on.  The ports of call all required much walking and mostly on cobble stones.  My legs were killing me,  But it was fantastic.  I saw wonderful med-evil cities, castles and palaces.  I recommend it .  But be prepared for tiring days.  Tour guides gave very good history of the areas.  It is a must see.

 

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4 out of 5

Baltic cruise

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This was the first time with princess cruises always been with royal Caribbean 

we always fancied the Baltic and the emerald princess itinerary was ideal 

Love all the ports we went to especially  Tallinn very oldy worldly great markets 

good prices , st Petersburg unbelievable and prebook your tour with 118 cruises as excellent value we had a great tour guide even went down to go on the underground which was a amazing experience talk to other people on their tours and did not do as much as us so great value for money . Stockholm visit the ice bar in the q hotel worth a visit . Our cabin 215 was great and a good balconyalso our stwert also very good ,love the afternoon tea in the  Botticelli dining room good and nice treat ,all the staff were very helpful our only moan was the theatre for the top shows if you didn't get their early no chance of a seat and as we were 8.15 dining a proplem but other than that excellent cruise and great service from all at cruise 118 also lovely touch with the champagne 

thanks again Jean brian bacon 

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PROMENADE

The Promenade Deck features the upper level of the Princess Theater, Wheelhouse Bar, Library & Writing Room, Facets, Essence, Crooners Lounge & Bar, Explorers...

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SUN

The Sun Deck features the Lotus Spa and Fitness Center, Tradewinds Bar, Movies Under the Stars, Sabatini's, Hearts & Minds Chapel, and Adagio.

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The Lido Deck features staterooms in categories PS, BA, E, and II, as well as Mermaid's Tail, Trident Grill, Neptune's Reef & Pool, Calypso Reef & Pool,...

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Contributor Level: Third Mate

Don't go on their ships.

bettina
Contributor Level: Second Mate

Don't worry if you don't have a tuxedo for formal nights. Many men were wearing suits and ties. The soft drink package is worth the price if you are a moderate Coke, Sprite, Diet Coke drinker. The future cruise deposit is a must if you think you might be cruising again with Princess in 2 years.

britt12318533
Contributor Level: Third Mate

A lot of passengers we spoke with had air conditioning issues as well.

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Price

L

Size

Apr 2007

Built

4 yrs ago

Refurbished

3080

Total Passengers

2.57

Crew to Passenger Ratio

15

Number of Decks

1542

Total Cabins

33

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