Mediterranean Anniversary Cruise

Royal Princess Cruise Review to Europe - Mediterranean

Experience: 2-3 cruises
Reviews: 0
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall Rating:

3 out of 5
Sail Date: July 01, 2013
Ship: Royal Princess
Cabin Type: Balcony
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 4 years ago

The ship is a luxury floating hotel. There are lots of things to do and in twelve days we could not visit every restaurant on board. The service was outstanding and the ship is super clean. Lots of emphasis in sanitation.

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
It was difficult to get reservations at the premium restaurants like the Crown Grille. The price of drinks and wines is very reasonable and they save your wine bottle for the next day\, if you can't finish it. My wife drinks very little and I was able to order and save half a bottle of wine for the next day!


5 out of 5
The entertainment is heavily oriented toward music: musicals and live music everywhere almost all day. We love music\, thus\, we loved the entertainment. I suggest you request Juan Hermida\, the pianist of Orphea\, to play a tango for you. This is an excellent.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Katherine at Sabatini's is an excellent waitress. All employees are friendly and seem as if they are having lots of fun in their new ship. Captain Tony was very approachable.

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Spanking new. The only problem is that the internet connections are very\, very slow and that also translates into higher costs because you pay by the minute and the satellite communicates at ~half speed or lower. Suggestion: relax completely and forget about your email.

Cabin / Stateroom

3 out of 5
They keep the rooms very clean. The rooms are spacious (for a boat) and the balconies are big.

Pros: There is a lot to do. The live music was excellent\, in particular the special international music concert premier.

Cons: Lacking first day orientation / presentation. The ship is gigantic and you get lost easily during the first few days trying to find out places. The SPA services and products are too expensive.

Recommends Royal Princess? Yes!

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