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Whittier Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Whittier

Traveler rating

Excellent

19

Very Good

16

Average

9

Poor

3

Terrible

1

Cruise type

Family Cruises

96

Senior Cruises

50

Romantic Cruises

43

First-Time Cruisers

23

Entertainment Cruises

11

50 Whittier Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


Arkbuddy avatar

Arkbuddy

1 Review Written

Be prepared to catch the flu!

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It was chosen for us as part of a local-sponsored cruisetour of Alaska. In all the information we were given ahead of our trip, nothing was mentioned about having a flu shot before going. By the third day on the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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hnyman

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Definitely Recommend this Ship and Itinerary

Land and cruise option was the way we wanted to go on our second trip to Alaska. Our loved all the evening shows in the Princess Theatre. There were two entertainers that we especially enjoyed - John Bressler and ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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donco6

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Time on the Golden Princess

This is our third cruise on Princess. Our first was a round trip from Seattle to Skagway, second was a Panama Canal partial transit. This was a trip from Anchorage to Vancouver. It was a great experience. We ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Sidneycruisers

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

BEST WAY TO SEE ALASKA

We took the southbound voyage from Whittier to Vancouver. Flying into Anchorage is a treat as you fly over snow capped mountains as far as the eye can see. The journey from Anchorage airport to the port town of ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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momofthree17

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

First time on Princess-First time to Alaska

We were invited to join five couples on this cruise. Eight of us did the land portion and we met up with the other four on the ship. We We flew from CT to Seattle and then on to Fairbanks. We were scheduled to ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Animal65JJJ

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First time ocean cruise

27 years ago I was on a Nile River cruise but had never been on an ocean cruise. So as a newbie my eyes were wide open. We booked this Princess cruise tour because it was the best fit with available dates using my ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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tartar70

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

First Time to Amazing Alaska

We did the land and sea packet that was recommended to us my many people and we will pass our recommendation on to others. We experienced the great beauty of the natural form of Alaska and we had the opportunity to ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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CharliesWind

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Wonderful Scenery, but a Trip for an Older Crowd

The scenery was lovely, the excursions were great. We didn't know what to expect so in the end we had a good time because we were with family. Highly unique cruise experience in terms of destination. Ship was fine ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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tls416

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Amazing Glaciers!

We chose this cruise because it was our 40th wedding anniversary. After research and talking with our travel agent we found out that Princess had it's own lodges for the land portion we wanted and was one of the ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Hdnwaters

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Coral Princess Voyage of the Glaciers SB May 20-27

Studied the internet with reviews and decided on the Coral based on size, dining, and itinerary. This was our first cruise and it was for our 30th anniversary so it needed to be special. We did the Princess Transfer ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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KARENMAZ

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise

We chose the Coral Princess as we knew that the mattresses had been replaced recently. (We had problems with this on a prior Princess cruise.) The mattress was great! This was the first time we had a mini-suite ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Davey Jones Dentist

4 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Land and Sea - southbound

Land portion was great - except for placing your suitcase in the hallway of the Lodges about 6 am. Nice accommodations at three Princess lodges, pricey food in dining rooms, excellent included tour packages. (By ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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CruiseMiami

7 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Expected more from Princess.

Overall I was disappointed with the service we received. From everything I had heard and read I was expecting better service. I felt you are constantly nickel and dimed. we also had an unfortunate incident, we paid ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Susieq0102

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

The Pros and Cons of the Star Princess

My DH and I chose the Star Princess because of the timing of the cruise. This was our first cruise and we wanted a very special one. We were going to renew our vows while in Alaska and splurged all the way, The ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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tjshoopman

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

A wonderfully inspiring experience, with a nice helping of decadance.

We have always wanted to see Alaska, especially the glaciers, so this seemed the perfect opportunity. Our embarkation went smoothie and we found our stateroom easily and we were thrilled with what we found. ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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akronmaid

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great Alaska Cruise

Great cruise, my third on this line, and first on this ship. Princess does a great job on the Voyage of the Glaciers itinerary. Dining was excellent. We had reserved dining at the early seating and really ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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sew4u

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Wonderful trip to Alaska with Princess

Our travel agent told us Princess did Alaska the best, so we chose a 3 day land tour and 7 day cruise. We had no problem boarding the ship; check-in was done while we were on the rail car from Denali. We had our ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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Luv2escape

4 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Alaska Awesome, Island just OK

This trip was on our bucket list. My husband had just finished treatment from prostate cancer and we were celebrating his cancer free status. The timing was right and we wanted to do the land portion before the ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Pennypop

4 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Alaska Cruise and Vancouver

This was our third time on a Princess Cruise ship and our 21st cruise so far. The Coral Princess was a bit disappointing because of its “tired” look and feel in about 60% of the ship. The only reason we ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Misto827

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Awesome Alaska!!

Food - The food on Anytime Dining was far from fine dining. The Ribeye that my husband had ordered was ok & another night he had Fillet Mignon which was not tender at all. 1st night I had Cod with lentils which was ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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cruisin63

6 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Alaska, what's not to like?

We flew to Fairbanks on Sept. 6th with the hopes of viewing the Northern Lights or Aurora Borealis. We had contacted Ben Boyd, Northern Lights touring company, in order to arrange for a pickup at our hotel at 10:30 ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Mfanwy

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Sights, Unhappy Crew

We started off our Land/Cruise tour on the 3rd September. We were met at the airport by Princess as promised and received a pack with room keys, luggage tags and itinerary etc. The whole land tour was carried out ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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BrnBrok

7 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Cruise Great With A Few Hiccups

We chose a land sea tour of Alaska with the land portion first. Princess handled the land portion well in terms of organization of buses, and trains. Getting us our travel material for each hotel and providing a ...
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Sail Date July 2015


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Marcoottawa

13 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

Connoissur CruiseTour

Well into our mid-seventies, we are still active and this was our 12th cruise, 7th on Princess and first guided Cruise Tour from Princess. Cruise Tour (Connoisseur) - This is the best way to visit Alaska prior to ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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Janney50

1 Review Written

More than we expected!!

We were a party of 6, travelling with our 90 year old mother in a wheelchair. Attentive, courteous and caring staff made our trip fairly smooth. Thanks to Ferdinand, who always remembered our names and kept our ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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