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Golden Princess Cruise Review to Alaska - Inside Passage

Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 0

Overall Rating:

5 out of 5
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7 Night Alaska Inside Passage (Seattle Roundtrip)
Sail Date: August 08, 2009
Ship: Golden Princess
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 8 years ago

The Golden Princess is a large ship . The balcony cabins are a must when you travel to Alaska, The staff is friendly and helpful. The food is wonderful from the buffet to the diiners. You are assigned a dining time and a a table If you don't like the time or the table, All you have to do is make a reservation and you can go any time from 5 to 10. We loved it. Even if you don't make a reservation, you can just show up. We did that once and just had to wait for 5 minutes to get seated.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
The food was excellent. The buffet was ok , but still good.


5 out of 5
Always something to do. From Lectures to tea in the afternoon. Great shows and music in the evening

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Very friendly. Occasionally you would get a waiter who didn't smile

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
The golden Princess is a large ship. It hold 300o passengers and 1200 crew members. It has everything you need for a week away. 4 pools, 3 dining rooms 2 optional restaurants and a health spa. Numerous bars and a large theatre.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
We stayed in a balcony and I highly recommend it for Alaskan travel
3 out of 5
DOn't waste your time or money visiting the Salmon Bake. It was not worth the money. You will have plenty of salmon on the ship.
3 out of 5
The white pass railroad trip to the summit is great. The trip is long over 3 hours round trip. You can book this trip yourself and save 35 dollars by contacting the White pass railroad directly, they have a webpage
1 out of 5
This is a tourist trap. There are more jewelry stores in this town than any where else.

Pros: Princess treats you like royalty. Everyone is friendly and helpful. Food is terrific and entrtainment is awesome

Cons: Some of the Alaskan town that are visited are no more than tourist traps.

Recommends Golden Princess? Yes!

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