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Royal Princess Cruise Review to Europe - Northern Europe

Experience: 7+ cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 7

Overall Rating:

2 out of 5
11 Night Scandinavia & Russia (Copenhagen Roundtrip)
Sail Date: August 08, 2014
Ship: Royal Princess
Cabin Type: Suite
Cabin Number: A514
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 3 years ago

First of all Royal Princess is a huge ship.  There are no stairs mid ship or for that fact next to elevators if you choose to walk.  The rooms are much smaller.  Also when a Baltic cruise is your itinerary the ship should have had a covered pool area where you could at least sit outside and enjoy their large screen.

You are charged a daily tip charge which can be paid in advance or after cruise.  However, they also charge your account $2.00 to bring a continental breakfast to your room.  Which with everything this cruise costs I find very petty.  The excursion guides booked on the ship were very poor and the excursions were very rushed.  The evening shows were average to below average.  The food on the lido deck was terrible.  Sandwiches were made with stale bread.  The dining room food was average.

In all the itinerary was very interesting

Food and Dining

3 out of 5

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5


3 out of 5

Service and Staff

3 out of 5

Ship Quality

3 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5

Ship Tip

The lotus spa was wonderful Well worth it.

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A must visit to the farmers market
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