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Ruby Princess Cruise Review to Hawaii

Cruises: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 5

Overall rating:

4.6 out of 5
Ruby Princess

15 Night Hawaiian Islands (Los Angeles Roundtrip)

Sail date: April 08, 2019

Ship: Ruby Princess

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: D601

Traveled as: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

It would have easily been a 5 star trip if not for the toilet issue.

Embarkation

4 out of 5
It was great very efficient and timely

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Anytime dining was great, buffet was always fresh, pool side pizza & burgers were as expected, the afternoon tea was the best treat of the day.

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
Enjoyed all the different activities

Entertainment

5 out of 5
All of the shows we watched were of high quality

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
All the staff we came in contact with were very friendly and professional

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Everything in the common areas were well decorated and clean

Cabin / Stateroom

2 out of 5
The cabin was great until we left Hawaii then we (and most of the 600 cabins on several decks, were 5 days without a working toilet in our room, 4 of the days were daytime hours about 10am-6pm and 2 nights from 10pm-7am, not expectable and the $100 compensation was a slap in the face for a $6000 cruise we’re we could use the toilet for 1/3 of the cruise.

Ship tip

Get something in writing that the toilets are fixed

Ports of call

Hilo, Hawaii

5 out of 5
We did the zip line through princess, even in the pouring rain it was way beyond our expectations

Honolulu, Oahu

5 out of 5
We did our own excursions

Nawiliwili, Kauai

5 out of 5
We did the tubing down the sugar plantation canals, book early they fill about 3-4 months ahead.

Lahaina, Maui

5 out of 5
We did a private tour on the west side away from the tourist areas through “Holo Holo Maui” our guide Jasmine was so wonderful.

Ensenada, Mexico

5 out of 5
Did the folklore dance tour through princess it was very entertaining.

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
Very organized and quick

Traveler Photos

Zip line tour Tubing the canals Turtle snorkel at Hilton Waikiki village
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