Crown Princess Cruise Review to Caribbean - Southern

Second Mate

7+ cruises


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2 out of 5

if it sounds too good to be true?

Sail Date: February 08, 2014

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Traveled As: Large Group

Room Type: Suite

Cabin: D102

it is

my family who origianlly paid for 2 deluxe balcony rooms were asked (the night before the cruise) would we like to be "upgraded" to a family suite.... for free  ???

yes , like any gulible person we jumped at the chance to expereince a suite


our suite turned out to be 1 deluxe balcony room with a teeny tiny living room connecting a 4 bunk , no window room- my  room had 2 twin beds- I think they were twins ,seemed smalled - a desk and a corner area with a refrig and Tv - the balcony ? was the same size as a 1 room dexule balcony 

I begged and pleaded for a room change , nope none available - it our mistake for accepting the supposed "upgrade "

no apology , we did only after I complained for 4 days ..get a room credit for $100

Ship Quality
Food and Dining
high fat, white flour, fried, not much variety
Cabin / Stateroom
see my supposed Upgrade statement
Service and Staff
dining room service not great until we were hounded to buy a speical breakfast for $32 - then they oozed charm
not great stage shows
Onboard Activities
Destinations and Excursions


you want "decent "slightly outdated ship for the price? choose Princess'
you want outstanding cruise /outstanding room, service, stage shows for the price?- choose celebrity Solstice class ships (been on 4)

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