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Caribbean Princess Cruise Review to Caribbean - Western

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 59

Overall rating:

3 out of 5
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Caribbean Princess

7 Night Western Caribbean (Houston Roundtrip)

Sail date: January 31, 2016

Ship: Caribbean Princess

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: C748

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 5 years ago

Review summary

This was our first experience leaving from Bayport and thankfully, our last! The boarding process was line after line, as an elite and suite passenger, not something expected. The food on board was below par and the stateroom furniture was stained.  Many crew members seemed tired and rightfully so, as they were at the end of their tours. Of course, overall, the crew was exceptional, friendly and warm as they typically are. This ship for sure needs some TLC and updating!

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

1 out of 5
Dining Room selections were not very good and taste/quality was less than subpar. A premium wine list should be offered so we don't have to take wines that are of better quality on board.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


3 out of 5
The show dancer/singers were not the best we had seen on other ships

Children's Programs


Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
This ship needs to be updated

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
Stateroom steward, Rodrigo, may be the best we have ever had! The furnishings were old and stained but the bed was very comfortable.

Ports of call

George Town, Grand Cayman

3 out of 5

Costa Maya (Mahahual), Mexico

1 out of 5
Don't waste time or money on the Beach Escape

Cozumel, Mexico

5 out of 5
Love this port and Pancho's Backyard (downtown) meal we had on the entire trip!
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