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Ruby Princess Cruise Review to Alaska - Inside Passage

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 25

Overall rating:

4.1 out of 5
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Ruby Princess

7 Night Alaska Inside Passage With Glacier Bay (Seattle Roundtrip)

Sail date: August 10, 2019

Ship: Ruby Princess

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: R231

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

Food was generally good but the desserts were tasteless. Staff were very nice, but staff on phones were difficult to understand, curt, and not helpful.


5 out of 5
very good

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

3 out of 5
Desserts were terrible, no flavor, they all tasted the same. Main meals were good.

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Only one heated pool and hot tub for families. Other family pool and hot tub were cool or cold.


4 out of 5
Shows and staff worked very hard to entertain and keep passengers busy.

Children's Programs

4 out of 5
Kids club hours were good.

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
I can't speak more highly about the staff. They were friendly, helpful, and courteous. Staff on phone support for dining reservations were curt, rushed to get off the phone, had limited hours of availability and were nothing like the rest of the staff

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
A little tight, but very comfortable. Mattress and pillows were GREAT

Ship tip

Dont eat the desserts.

Ports of call

Seattle, Washington

4 out of 5

Juneau, Alaska

5 out of 5

Skagway, Alaska

4 out of 5

Cruise Glacier Bay

5 out of 5

Ketchikan, Alaska

3 out of 5
not enough time in port

Victoria, British Columbia

4 out of 5
not enough time in ports


5 out of 5
fast and easy
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