Never again

Emerald Princess Cruise Review to Panama Canal, Central America

Cruises: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 25

Overall rating:

2 out of 5
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Emerald Princess

15 Night Panama Canal - Ocean To Ocean Eastbound (Los Angeles To Fort Lauderdale)

Sail date: February 29, 2020

Ship: Emerald Princess

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

This will be the last time I will spend so much money for this crap. Over all rate is 1 out of 5.


1 out of 5
there was a line of people up and down the street just to get in the building. It took 5 hrs to get onboard.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

2 out of 5
food in the buffet was some of the worst I have ever had. Tried other places to eat and it was just as bad. The only good food was dinner.

Onboard Activities

1 out of 5


1 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
they were the best.

Ship Quality

1 out of 5
I couldn't believe it, They were painting over rust. Out bathtub had mold. The sliding glass door had paper stuffed into a crack where the gasket was missing.

Cabin / Stateroom

2 out of 5
See above.

Ship tip

Save your money.

Ports of call

San Pedro (Los Angeles), California

1 out of 5

Puerto Vallarta, Mexico

1 out of 5

Huatulco, Mexico

1 out of 5

San Juan Del Sur, Nicaragua

1 out of 5

Puntarenas, Costa Rica

1 out of 5

Fuerte Amador, Panama

3 out of 5

Panama Canal Transit

3 out of 5


1 out of 5
Distorted my suitcase and total confusion finding the bus to the airport.

Traveler Photos

Line to get into the building to start the embarkation.
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