A Very Relaxing Cruise

Royal Princess Cruise Review

Cruises: 2-3 cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 19

Overall rating:

4.2 out of 5
Royal Princess

8 Night Southern Caribbean (Ft. Lauderdale Roundtrip)

Sail date: November 09, 2018

Ship: Royal Princess

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Great cruise and will definitely do it again. Loved the islands.


3 out of 5
Despite having priority embarkation it still took a long time to board. The ship was being sanitized after a norovirus outbreak on the previous cruise and it seemed to throw everything off in the terminal.

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
The food was all great. The drinks were good but very inconsistent from bar to bar.

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
The activities were ok. Nothing that stand out but decent.


4 out of 5
The entertainment was ok but nothing that really stood out. Definitely had to arrive to shows plenty early if you wanted a seat.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
The service was great!

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
I thought the layout was great. Plenty of comfortable places to get away from the crowd and just relax and stare at the water.

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5

Ship tip

Get to shows early if you want a seat

Ports of call

Bonaire, Netherlands Special Municipality

5 out of 5
Probably my favorite of the 3 islands. Very diverse island.

Ft. Lauderdale (Port Everglades), Florida

2 out of 5
The whole process of getting in the port to the terminal was a hassle.

Willemstad, Curacao

5 out of 5
Loved the island. Great small markets that you can walk to and buy local crafts. Took a tour that was very informative and enjoyable.

Oranjestad, Aruba

4 out of 5
Spent the day just walking around.


4 out of 5
Went smooth.
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