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Princess Santiago (Valparaiso) Cruise Reviews

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crew not friendly

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ladygator43
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Ports of call interesting.We havd never been to these countries on the Pacific side of South America.. Going this tome of year we expected, and received waem weather. Having sailed with Princess several times, with very positive results, we picked this itinerary. Being familiar with the Royal Princess, having sailed with her before, and having been told that she was refitted with new ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Cabin Type: Balcony


First and last time on Princess

Review for Emerald Princess to South America

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F150Chief
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

We took this cruise because of the itinerary to Hawaii. Embarkation/ Disembarkation: Getting on was very easy and orderly due to the schedule given before hand. Did the self-disembarkation. Very good and no crowds. For those not sure about disembarkation: If taking the scheduled disembarkation, luggage must be out in the hallway at suppertime the night prior. Everyone must be out of their ...
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Sail Date: January 2019

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


South America San Antonio to L.A

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torringtonwyo
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

first we enjoyed the overall cruise . the staff and service was great. the ports were good we took independent excursions La Serena Chile toured with La Citro Verde great tour if you have a chance go for it every where we drove the citons people waved .. lunch was a delight the guides where wonderful rating ten plus!!! San Martin Pisco Peru had a combo tour but sea conditions canceled all Islas ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


Carnival Trying to Make All Cruise Lines the Same?

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OkayApril
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Never again! Have sailed many times with Holland America, and also with Cunard and Viking. First time with Princess - and this will be the last time, also. Many Princess cruisers said this was not like previous cruises - much worse - and think it may be Carnival Corporation's doing. Terribly disorganized ship, inedible (literally inedible!) food served in dining room, staff bickering ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


Enjoyed the cruise but the food on the ship was very uneven

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mindymass
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We enjoyed the itinerary and had a good time. But, as usual with Princess, the food varied widely from excellent to terrible. The first week, the food in the main dining room was really high quality. Then it went downhill during the second week. The food in the buffet was consistently poor throughout, by the way. Can't recommend eating there unless you're in a rush. Princess needs to get some ...
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Sail Date: March 2018


A delight time!

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newageconcepts6
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We have always cruised with Princess and have not been to any of the ports on this cruises before. The wait stall was extremely delightful. The cabin steward was very attentive. The entertainment was great. Had a wide variety of entertainment which included singers, dancers, a juggler (which was hysterical), a hypnotist, great production shows, lectures and musicians. The ports were good, the ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


South America.

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bgblk66
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

We chose this cruise because we did not want to go around the horn but wanted to visit S. Am. We have sailed on Princess several times in the past and like to book our next cruise prior to leaving the ship. Princess always seems to have excellent entertainment, food, and services. The one downside members of our group mentioned this trip was the lack of Happy Hour at the Wheel House. That ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


Wonderful everything except shore excursions in Chile and Mexico

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geologistgene
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Almost everything was wonderful on this cruise. Great ship, well maintained, easy embarkation, good food taste and selection, great balcony cabin layout and ship layout as on all Grand Class Princess ships. Shore excursions could have been better. I love Chile and Peru and have been there several times. The shore excursions in Chile were not thought out very well and overall were very ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Balcony


No leadership

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Dave223456
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

-Three meals took two hours -Locked out of cabin because of battery failure, no supervisor around to open cabin, no process to identify when battery failing or rather process exists but is ignored because of cost of replacing door battery. Better to wait until passengers locked out I guess -laundry lost, subsequently found -ship out of many supplies such as wine by the glass, applesauce, ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Mini-Suite with Balcony


First repositioning cruise, definitely will do another.

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redmellie
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

We had been living in in Chile for about 7 weeks and found this cruise. Actually cheaper than flying (before on-board stuff). Great leisurely way to get back to the states. Since we had been in Chile and have been to Costa Rica a few times and Nicaragua, we were not interested in excursions to I can't speak to any of those. This was our 4th sailing with Princess. Crew was always ...
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Sail Date: March 2018

Cabin Type: Interior


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