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South America Ruby Princess South America Cruise Reviews

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Ruby Princess--March 2015 from Valparaiso, Chile to Los Angeles

Review for Ruby Princess to South America

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JuneauGal

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

This was our 3rd trip on Princess (the previous being the Coral Princess and the Caribbean Princess). I agree with the complaints of many of the others. The Internet service was HORRIBLE. We spent 4 hours and $99.00 and could only answer 3 emails. Many times we couldn't even connect and spent lots of money while the minutes burned away. We even tried at 1:00 a.m. in the morning and had no better ...
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Sail Date: March 2015

Cabin Type: Balcony


Great crew, bad food, tiny cabins, mediocre entertainment, unfriendly

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Dane147

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

First cruise with Princess, and I was not sure what to expect. My initial impression of the interior design was pleasant. No neon, very classic for the most part. They (and most cruise lines really) cheapen the atmosphere by setting up photo shoots, tables of t shirts and cheap jewelry, and similar up sell stations through out the ship. After my positive initial impression, my feelings dropped. My ...
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Sail Date: February 2015

Cabin Type: Balcony


Princess No Longer a Shining Star

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chachcha

10+ Cruises

Age 2020s

We are elite and have returned recently from Rio de Janeiro on the Ruby Princess - What a disappointing cruise overall. I should add that after full payment, the price on this cruise dropped to the tune of $500 - $1000 per passenger depending on the cabin category......so no money back, but we got a cabin upgrade. I would rather have the money back to put towards shore excursions!! The itin ...
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Sail Date: January 2015


I used to be a Princess fan, alas no more.

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pinkskygirl

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

I loved Princess, I have traveled with them on a few long, long voyages.This was on the Ruby Princess. From the start of this mismanaged voyage there was trouble. In Port Everglades, the ship had lengthy, long lines to embark, no one to tell you which queue was yours, no one to stop many passenger joining in the middle. The wait staff, many of whom did not speak English adequately (to the extent ...
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Sail Date: January 2015


A Long trip -- with some highlights

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BarbaraM

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

This was our second Princess cruise, and our first cruise longer than 3 weeks. We stayed in a balcony cabin. We usually cruise Celebrity and Oceania. Embarkation: probably, no absolutely the worst embarkation we have ever experienced. Ever. Signs not clear, "line" attendants rude. Inside, we of course picked the wrong line, and wondered in amazement how the other lines moved so quickly. ...
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Sail Date: January 2015

Cabin Type: Balcony


Great Cruise - but sad to experience the ongoing decline in quality

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Cruiselover1951

10+ Cruises

Traveled as a couple on this 18 day "Brazilian Adventure", going out of Ft. Lauderdale, through the Southern Caribbean, down to Brazil and ending up in Rio (on the last Carnival day). As always, my wife and I had a blast and a great experience. However, it is hard not to reminisce about how much better the quality of food and service on Princess were in the past - but such are our times, and we ...
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Sail Date: January 2015


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