Almost perfect cruise

Island Princess Cruise Review to Panama Canal, Central America

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 15

Overall rating:

4.5 out of 5
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Island Princess

10 Night Panama Canal With Costa Rica & Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)

Sail date: November 16, 2019

Ship: Island Princess

Cabin type: Inside

Cabin number: B220

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Would have been a perfect cruise with the exception of Cartagena Columbia.


5 out of 5
Couldn't be better

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Main dining room was excellent. Buffet was very good.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
Pools very nice. Games fun.


4 out of 5
Guest entertainers were great. Ships musicians excellent. Ships stage cast were good.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Could not have been better.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Great ship. A few areas showing their age. But Extremely clean.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Very nice. Clean and comfortable.

Ship tip

Try main dining room for breakfast.

Ports of call

Falmouth, Jamaica

4 out of 5
Enclosed shopping area nice. Jamaican bobsled excursion great.

Cartagena, Colombia

1 out of 5
Were harassed by street vendors constantly. Hop on - Hop off bus not good. Just sat in traffic. Vendors prevented anyone from being able to hear guide or see any sites. Would not go back!

Panama Canal (Cruise Into Canal)

5 out of 5
Great experience. Ship narrator was informative.

Puerto Limon, Costa Rica

5 out of 5
Friendly people. Great transportation and excursion.

George Town, Grand Cayman

5 out of 5
Very nice. Swimming with stingrays was excellent.


5 out of 5
Could not have been smoother.
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