Cutting down

Island Princess Cruise Review to Panama Canal, Central America

Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 8

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
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10 Night Roundtrip Panama Canal (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)
Sail Date: March 24, 2009
Ship: Island Princess
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Singles/Friends
Reviewed: 8 years ago

The staff in the boutiques could care less whether one purchased or not, they just were not interested. I did not like the "hard sell" in the Spa when one is trying to relax. Princess is cutting down in obvious ways, from charging for icecreams, to one pat of butter per person. The staff were eager to please and exc eptionally helpful except the Boutiques. The Pursers staff need to be more cognisant of passengers needs, they have a hard time undersanding what one wants and you get this blank stare.

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Pros: Helpfulness of personnel

Cons: hard sell

Recommends Island Princess? Yes!

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