Tahitian Princess Cruise Ship

The Tahitian Princess is somewhat smaller than the other princess ships, but has a lot to offer. The various choices offered on the rest of the Princess fleet are available here. This vessel specializes in Hawaiian and Polynesian cruises.

Ship Highlights

  • Pacific cruising with a small-ship feel
  • 4 restaurants, pizzeria, patisserie, room service
  • Good production shows and 3 bars
  • 5 cabin categories
  • Pool, spa, fitness center, kids' activities

Restaurants

The Club Restaurant is the main dining room. Traditional service with the same waiter each night is offered here, as well as good multi-course meals. The Sterling Steakhouse has choice cuts of steak. Sabatini's is an upscale Italian trattoria. Both Sabatini's and the Sterling Steakhouse carry extra fees. The ship also allows passengers to dine on their private balcony for an additional fee.

The Panorama Buffet offers Polynesian dishes, as well as a number of other buffet foods. Fresh pizza is available around the clock from the pizzeria. A patisserie makes sweet snacks readily available. Deck barbeques are frequently offered during the cruise. Also, afternoon tea is served and room service offers a good selection of items.

Entertainment and Nightlife

Cabaret Lounge hosts the live production shows, comedians and illusionists. The Tahitian Lounge is good for drinks and dancing.

A wine bar is a nice way to meet new people and enjoy new and exciting wines. There are two other bars that are also good to meet other passengers onboard. And, the casino offers table games and plenty of slot machines.

Cabins

Standard amenities in all rooms include convertible beds, TV's, fridges and ample closet space.

Interior rooms can be very comfortable for those who don't need or prefer a window. Most ocean view rooms have a good sea view, although some are partially obstructed. Balcony cabins offer a lovely space to sit outside. Suites have two bedrooms, a TV for each bedroom, and a spacious living area.

Recreation

The pool is a good place to unwind. In addition to ample lounging spots, two hot tubs are located one level higher than the pool.

A fitness center has enough machines for every guest. The jogging track lets passengers enjoy the fresh air. The shuffleboard court is always popular, and you'll find golf facilities onboard.

The spa provides massages and popular beauty treatments. This is a good way to indulge yourself or get ready for a big night.

Classes are offered during the daytime to suit most interests. The Internet cafe lets you keep up with your emails. The card room lets you find partners for your card games easily. Curl up in the library with a book if you're seeking some quiet.

The duty-free stores have a good selection of designer items.

Fees

A $10 daily gratuity is added for each passenger. If you feel you need to increase or lower this amount, the purser's desk can arrange this. Expect a 15 percent gratuity for beverages.

Taking the Kids

Directed activities are offered with at least 20 kids on board. The activities are divided into 5 different age groups, ranging from preschool age to 17. Some of the activities include fun games, craft activities and special dinners.

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