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This week's most popular Golden Princess cruises


1. 16 night Andes & South America Cruise 5451 ex Los Angeles on 3 Dec 2014, from $1,575
2. 31 night Andes & Cape Horn Grand Adventure Cruise 5451A ex Los Angeles on 3 Dec 2014, from $4,082
3. 31 night Andes & Cape Horn Grand Adventure Cruise 5506A ex Buenos Aires on 28 Feb 2015, from $3,782

Golden Princess cruises for 2014-2015-2016

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Where she sails
Golden Princess sails the West Coast of North America. During the northern summer she offers 7-night ex Seattle to the fjord coastline of Alaska and Victoria in Canada. For the other months she makes ‘sampler’ cruises of 3- and 4-night ex Los Angeles to ports in California and Mexico. In December 2013 offers a series of 14-night cruises around the South American Patagonian coast. Consider a 31-night Grand Cruise from Los Angeles to Rio de Janeiro – calling in at Central American, the Incan coast, Chilean fjords, and around Cape Horn. Look ahead to April 2014 to depart Los Angeles for a Pacific circuit to Hawaii, Samoa and French Polynesia over 28 nights. Princess Cruises organises on-shore tours which can be booked before sailing or during the cruise. For some voyages pre- and post-cruises tours are available to extend your stay in major ports.

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Golden Princess Cruises

Sold out Available OBC = Onboard credit
Date Route Cruise Ports From $/Day
2014 CRUISES

26

JUL

Golden Princess cruises

7

NIGHTS

Inside Passage

Dep: Seattle


Ret: Seattle

Currently sailing

N/A

2

AUG

Golden Princess cruises

7

NIGHTS

Dep: Seattle


Ret: Seattle

Sold out

N/A

9

AUG

Golden Princess cruises

7

NIGHTS

Dep: Seattle


Ret: Seattle

Sold out

N/A

16

AUG

Golden Princess cruises

7

NIGHTS

Up to $25 OBC

Dep: Seattle


Ret: Seattle

$2,229

$318

23

AUG

Golden Princess cruises

7

NIGHTS

Dep: Seattle


Ret: Seattle

Sold out

N/A

30

AUG

Golden Princess cruises

7

NIGHTS

Dep: Seattle


Ret: Seattle

$1,908

$273

6

SEP

Golden Princess cruises

7

NIGHTS

Dep: Seattle


Ret: Seattle

$1,853

$265

13

SEP

Golden Princess cruises

7

NIGHTS

Up to $60 OBC

Dep: Seattle


Ret: Seattle

$1,178

$168

20

SEP

Golden Princess cruises

1

NIGHTS

Dep: Seattle


Ret: Vancouver

$165

$165

21

SEP

Golden Princess cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Vancouver


Ret: San Francisco

$329

$110

13

OCT

Golden Princess cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$476

$119

17

OCT

Golden Princess cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$456

$152

20

OCT

Golden Princess cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$476

$119

24

OCT

Golden Princess cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$426

$142

27

OCT

Golden Princess cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$326

$109

30

OCT

Golden Princess cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$537

$134

3

NOV

Golden Princess cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$476

$119

7

NOV

Golden Princess cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$426

$142

10

NOV

Golden Princess cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$476

$119

14

NOV

Golden Princess cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$426

$142

17

NOV

Golden Princess cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$376

$125

20

NOV

Golden Princess cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$426

$142

23

NOV

Golden Princess cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$376

$125

26

NOV

Golden Princess cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$587

$147

30

NOV

Golden Princess cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$376

$125

3

DEC

Golden Princess cruises

16

NIGHTS

Up to $85 OBC

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Santiago

$1,575

$98

3

DEC

Golden Princess cruises

31

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Rio de Janeiro

$4,082

$132

20

DEC

Golden Princess cruises

15

NIGHTS

Up to $85 OBC

Dep: Santiago


Ret: Rio de Janeiro

$2,369

$158

2015 CRUISES

3

JAN

Golden Princess cruises

14

NIGHTS

Dep: Rio de Janeiro


Ret: Santiago

$2,128

$152

17

JAN

Golden Princess cruises

14

NIGHTS

Up to $85 OBC

Dep: Santiago


Ret: Buenos Aires

$2,061

$147

31

JAN

Golden Princess cruises

14

NIGHTS

3 Up to $85 OBC

Dep: Buenos Aires


Ret: Santiago

$2,095

$150

14

FEB

Golden Princess cruises

14

NIGHTS

Up to $85 OBC

Dep: Santiago


Ret: Buenos Aires

$2,092

$149

28

FEB

Golden Princess cruises

14

NIGHTS

Dep: Buenos Aires


Ret: Santiago

$2,095

$150

28

FEB

Golden Princess cruises

31

NIGHTS

2 Up to $85 OBC

Dep: Buenos Aires


Ret: Los Angeles

$3,782

$122

14

MAR

Golden Princess cruises

17

NIGHTS

Up to $85 OBC

Dep: Santiago


Ret: Los Angeles

$1,819

$107

31

MAR

Golden Princess cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$376

$125

3

APR

Golden Princess cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$426

$142

6

APR

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Up to $50 OBC

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Los Angeles

$1,209

$121

2

MAY

Golden Princess cruises

7

NIGHTS

Up to $50 OBC

Dep: Los Angeles


Ret: Vancouver

$992

$142

9

MAY

Golden Princess cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Vancouver


Ret: San Francisco

$517

$172

12

MAY

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: San Francisco


Ret: San Francisco

$1,449

$145

22

MAY

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: San Francisco


Ret: San Francisco

$1,469

$147

1

JUN

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: San Francisco


Ret: San Francisco

$1,549

$155

11

JUN

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Up to $75 OBC

Dep: San Francisco


Ret: San Francisco

$1,589

$159

21

JUN

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: San Francisco


Ret: San Francisco

$1,649

$165

1

JUL

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: San Francisco


Ret: San Francisco

$1,749

$175

11

JUL

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: San Francisco


Ret: San Francisco

$1,639

$164

21

JUL

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Up to $60 OBC

Dep: San Francisco


Ret: San Francisco

$1,749

$175

31

JUL

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: San Francisco


Ret: San Francisco

$1,614

$161

10

AUG

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: San Francisco


Ret: San Francisco

$1,599

$160

20

AUG

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: San Francisco


Ret: San Francisco

$1,539

$154

30

AUG

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Up to $75 OBC

Dep: San Francisco


Ret: San Francisco

$1,504

$150

9

SEP

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: San Francisco


Ret: San Francisco

$1,449

$145

19

SEP

Golden Princess cruises

28

NIGHTS

Up to $85 OBC

Dep: San Francisco


Ret: Sydney

$3,789

$135

18

OCT

Golden Princess cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,424

$142

28

OCT

Golden Princess cruises

15

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Melbourne

$2,249

$150

30

OCT

Golden Princess cruises

13

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Melbourne

$1,759

$135

12

NOV

Golden Princess cruises

13

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Melbourne

$1,849

$142

16

NOV

Golden Princess cruises

13

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,949

$150

25

NOV

Golden Princess cruises

13

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Melbourne

$1,849

$142

29

NOV

Golden Princess cruises

13

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,949

$150

8

DEC

Golden Princess cruises

13

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Melbourne

$1,849

$142

12

DEC

Golden Princess cruises

9

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Melbourne

$1,299

$144

21

DEC

Golden Princess cruises

13

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Melbourne

$2,449

$188

2016 CRUISES

3

JAN

Golden Princess cruises

7

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Melbourne

$1,159

$166

10

JAN

Golden Princess cruises

9

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Auckland

$1,499

$167

10

JAN

Golden Princess cruises

13

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Melbourne

$2,049

$158

19

JAN

Golden Princess cruises

13

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$2,189

$168

23

JAN

Golden Princess cruises

13

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Melbourne

$1,949

$150

5

FEB

Golden Princess cruises

6

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Melbourne

$1,019

$170

11

FEB

Golden Princess cruises

13

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Melbourne

$2,049

$158

24

FEB

Golden Princess cruises

13

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Melbourne

$2,049

$158

8

MAR

Golden Princess cruises

14

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Melbourne

$2,179

$156

22

MAR

Golden Princess cruises

13

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Melbourne

$2,049

$158

4

APR

Golden Princess cruises

13

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Melbourne

$2,049

$158

17

APR

Golden Princess cruises

30

NIGHTS

Dep: Melbourne


Ret: Los Angeles

$4,024

$134

19

APR

Golden Princess cruises

28

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Los Angeles

$3,769

$135

Golden Princess — Ship Review Rating: 4 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.

Life aboard Golden Princess
Being a large resort ship, built in 2001 and refitted in 2009, on-board entertainment and facilities are state-of-the-art for cruise ships. The ship itself is a cruise destination. She has two decks of public spaces and plenty of lifts and staircases that make for ease of movement. There is an ‘adults only’ two-deck Sanctuary area with padded sunloungers and pool for your solitude. Newly fitted is a large ‘Movies Under the Stars’ screen. The Alaskan cruises tend to attract more families and multigenerational groups; on Hawaiian cruises expect a senior crowd. Boarding logistics are very smooth. Tips and gratuities are additional.

Accommodation
There are six types of cabin and 35 price categories: insides, outsides (some obstructed), balcony cabins, outside mini-suites (with and without balconies) and balcony suites. Cabins are roomy and nicely appointed, with satellite TV access to major channels. Standard cabins are practical and attractive, many have additional upper berths for children, and some have inter-connecting doors. The larger the stateroom, the more additional facilities. All guests receive turndown service, chocolates on pillow at night, bathrobes and amenity kits, and complimentary room service on most items 24 hours a day. There are no single cabins, 28 wheelchair-accessible cabins, and some cabins accommodate families of three and four.

Five types of suites are available, including two family suites, each of which can sleep up to 10 people if four are children – otherwise eight adults. Mid-priced suites compare more than favourably with motel accommodation, amenities and service. Most balconies give privacy, and some can be joined with other balconies when travelling in a group. Suites have a bathtub and second TV. The 33 suites and 180 mini-suites cover a large range of sizes and additional free-bees such as complimentary laundry and shoe shine, a selection of pillows, daily in-room canapés and high tea, free Internet access, and much more. There are no butlers for any staterooms.

Food and Dining
Traditional dining in Canaletto Dining Room offers you a pre-selection of one of two seating times throughout the cruise. Anytime Dining (sitting when and with whom you choose) is offered in Donatello and Bernini Dining Rooms. Both serve five course meals changed daily, with chefs inducted into the prestigious Chaîne des Rôtisseurs gastronomic society. Sabatini’s serves Italian cuisine and Crown Grill serves steak and seafood (for an extra cover charge). Dress code is smart casual, and on cruises longer than three days dress for a formal night for every week of sailing. Breakfast and lunch are provided in an open seating arrangement. (Of course a continental breakfast can be delivered to your stateroom, and there is a stateroom menu.) Passengers booked in cabins with balconies can order several special, romantic meals to be served restaurant-style on the verandah - Ultimate Balcony Dining. Order special dietary requests before sailing.

Casual dining is available at Horizon Court buffet all day and informal sit-down waiter service at night. The pizzeria gives an excellent choice, and will also provide room delivery for a small charge. There is a burger and hotdog grill, and take-away food is available at the pool side. For lighter snacks try the ice-cream sundae bar, or the patisserie for coffees and pastries. Afternoon tea is served daily. There are 12 bars and lounges. Coffee, iced tea and milk are available 24 hours a day. For an exclusive (extra charge) dining experience for ten guests make a reservation for The Chef’s Table.

Entertainment
As for entertainment, there is more than can be squeezed into a week. The Princess Theatre is two decks high, featuring glamorous production shows every second or third evening. The Vista Show Lounge with its three stages presents cabaret, and doubles for lectures, bingo and horse-racing during the day. Explorer’s Lounge hosts cabaret acts and dance bands. Movies first-run feature films pool-side at Under the Stars on Sun Deck. There are 12 bars and lounges with live music and dancing. A new feature is the new three-deck-high street-cafe-style Piazza, for sipping coffee and watching the occasional passing performer. Stroll around and shop duty-free, or check your email at the Internet Café.

Princess on-shore programs are outstanding, and information about shore options is comprehensive. On board, enrichment programs include the ScholarShip@Sea program, which presents six self-improvement programs each day, with a charge for advanced classes. The core subjects are: Culinary Arts, Visual/Creative Arts, Photography, and Computer Technology. There is a pottery studio complete with electric kiln, karaoke, virtual golf, art auctions, and casino gambling. Five pools spread the crowd. Fun activities surround the pool areas and include a nine-hole putting course, virtual golf, and ball games. One can retire to the library and writing room, the adults-only lounge, work out in the gyms, or relax in a spa or hot tub. While passengers are generally older, each young age group has five-star special facilities and programs.





































Explore the decks

Golden Princess deckplans

Golden Princess deckplan

Cabins on Deck 11 (Aloha Deck)

AA
Suite with balcony
AB
Mini-suite with balcony
BB
Outside with balcony
CC
Outside
J
Inside
  • Sofa bed
  • Two pullman beds
  • Handicapped facilities
  • Four pullman beds
  • One pullman bed
  • Connecting staterooms
  • Sofa and pullman bed

Cabins

There are six types of cabin and 35 price categories: insides, outsides (some obstructed), balcony cabins, outside mini-suites (with and without balconies) and balcony suites. Cabins are roomy and nicely appointed, with satellite TV access to major channels. Standard cabins are practical and attractive, many have additional upper berths for children, and some have inter-connecting doors. The larger the stateroom, the more additional facilities. All guests receive turndown service, chocolates on pillow at night, bathrobes and amenity kits, and complimentary room service on most items 24 hours a day. There are no single cabins, 28 wheelchair-accessible cabins, and some cabins accommodate families of three and four.

Five types of suites are available, including two family suites, each of which can sleep up to 10 people if four are children – otherwise eight adults. Mid-priced suites compare more than favourably with motel accommodation, amenities and service. Most balconies give privacy, and some can be joined with other balconies when travelling in a group. Suites have a bathtub and second TV. The 33 suites and 180 mini-suites cover a large range of sizes and additional free-bees such as complimentary laundry and shoe shine, a selection of pillows, daily in-room canapés and high tea, free Internet access, and much more. There are no butlers for any staterooms.

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Ship facts

Star rating: Golden Princess star rating
Maiden voyage: 2001
Number of decks: 13
Tonnage: 108865
Cabins: 1312
Passenger capacity: 2624
Number of crew: 1100

What's onboard? ▼

  • Stateroom
  • Piazza-style Atrium
  • Shops duty free (4)
  • DINING
  • Main dining rooms (3)
  • Traditional & Anytime Dining
  • 24-h room service & menu
  • Special dietary requests
  • Formal dining nights
  • Ultimate Balcony Dining
  • The Chef’s Table
  • Italian dining
  • Steakhouse & seafood
  • Buffet, Pizzeria
  • Internet café
  • Patisserie, Wine bar
  • Ice cream sundae bar
  • Drink & coffee packages
  • Afternoon tea
  • ENTERTAINMENT
  • Show lounges (3)
  • Lounges, bars, nightclub, disco (12)
  • Movies Under the Stars
  • Onboard games, parties, tours
  • Casino
  • ScholarShip@Sea courses
  • Library
  • Art auctions
  • Celebration packages
  • Conference Centre
  • ACTIVITIES
  • Pools (5)
  • Lap pool with current
  • Whirlpools (9)
  • The Sanctuary adult oasis
  • Fitness Centre, jogging track
  • The Lotus Spa, beauty salon
  • Sports deck & table games
  • Golf simulator
  • Putting green
  • UNDER 18
  • Princess Pelicans (3-7y)
  • Shockwaves (8-12y)
  • Remix (13-17y)
  • Video games
  • OTHER
  • Weddings (selected itineraries)
  • Medical centre
  • ATM on board
  • Internet, phone, Wi-Fi (pay)
  • Laundromat
  • 110V AC
  • Mobile phone reception
  • Wheelchair access
  • Daily newsletter

What's included? ▼

  • Accommodation as booked
  • Australia: Gratuities for Sun and Dawn Princess departures, and Sea Princess departing and returning to Australia.
  • All main meals on-board
  • Coffee, tea & milk 24 hrs
  • Oplen/anytime dining (not in Australia)
  • Traditional/set time & multi-venue dining
  • Cocktail or champagne reception
  • In-cabin dining at no charge
  • Complimentary mini-bar setup (Suites)
  • Use of ship facilities - indoor & outdoor
  • Entertainment - live music and/or shows, movies
  • Activities - organised & individual
  • Specialty lectures, workshops, classes & programs
  • Bridge director on select cruises
  • Kids clubs & teen programs (3-17 yrs most ships)
  • Cruise Director & all English speaking staff
  • Onboard newsletter
  • Port maps and/or guide books
  • Destination seminars and/or lectures
  • Ship-shore-ship transfers

What's excluded? ▼

  • Airfares, accommodation & transfers not specified
  • Shore & land excursions and meals not specified
  • Alternate specialty dining venues
  • Room service menu items (unless specified)
  • Casino gaming, bar expenses
  • Passport & visa fees
  • Insurances of all kinds
  • Increases in third party charges or taxes
  • Outside Australia: Service charge USD 11.50 (suites USD 12) pp/night all ages. Adjust or remove on board.
  • Customary land tour gratuities are welcome
  • Outside Australia Service charge: bar and wine 15%
  • Items & services of a personal nature
  • Medical services, vaccination costs
  • Laundry and/or valet charges
  • Laundry services (Complimentary for Suites & Elite Capltain's Circle
  • Wi-Fi, Internet, satellite/mobile phone & fax charges
  • Childcare night services (3-12 yrs, 10pm-1am)

Recent testimonials

"We really enjoyed ourselves on the Pacific Dawn. You can be assured that your name has already been passed on to friends - your courtesy and professionalism has been most appreciated."
Ian R from Sydney


"Terri remembered every member of our party from last year's Diamond Princess. She goes out of her way to say hello & is always ready with helpful advice."
Margaret from NSW


"We had a great time on the Pacific Dawn cruise. We met some terrific people at our dinner table and became good friends.Thank you once more for the excellent service you provided to us. It ensured our cruise went very smoothly."
Darryl & Margaret from Brisbane