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Cruise Critic's Review 3.5 out of 5+ star rating
Pacific Dawn is a veteran cruise ship, sailing with a new name and a new lease on life. Designed by renowned Italian architect Renzo Piano, the ship began its career back in 1991, cruising originally ... read more
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Pacific Dawn Cruise Reviews: 64

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everything i would have like to have known by Heinricy

we had a $500 budget (plus $75 room credit you have allocated to you) we ended up spending $998. ... continue

South Pacific 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
P & O Pacific Dawn – Pacific Island Hopper 7 Nights (Noumea, Maré a by Lease13

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When you go through check in you get given a cruise card. You can set this ... continue

South Pacific 02/14 5.0 out of 5+
Sorry P&O you missed the boat!!! by nerichow

Have not done a P&O before and won't again. Cabin (verandah) on deck 10 was fine and our ... continue

South Pacific 12/13 2.0 out of 5+
P&O Pacific Dawn maiden cruise to PNG by kasr

Just got back from the Pacific Dawn's first cruise to Papua New Guinea. PNG is a great addition ... continue

South Pacific 10/13 5.0 out of 5+
YOU GET WHAT YOU PAY FOR by CHAMPERS1

GOOD CRUISE BUT COULD HAVE BEEN BETTER

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South Pacific 07/13 4.0 out of 5+
An Escape with Friends by Determined34

Background Information - We picked this cruise as we were travelling with friends that enjoy a ... continue

Cruise to Nowhere 06/13 3.0 out of 5+
Not the way I wanted my Mum to experience her first cruise by rayrob56

Contrary to the selections I was forced to make to do this review we actually left from Brisbane ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 05/13 3.0 out of 5+
Pacific Dawn - Island Hopper by Wattle

Bad Weather did not spoil our cruise.

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South Pacific 05/13 5.0 out of 5+
P&O - NO NO NO by joy margaret
Pacific Dawn - a ship that should have faded into the sunset! ... continue
Australia & New Zealand 04/13 3.0 out of 5+
Disappointing Cruise by jkrfun
Fell far below our expectations, significantly lacking minimum basics we expected ... continue
South Pacific 01/13 2.0 out of 5+
Great Entertainment but 3 Star Ship by Gladdy Girl
Just came back from 7 night cruise to South Pacific Islands... Pacific Dawn is a fun ship to be on ... continue
South Pacific 01/13 4.0 out of 5+
Great Kids club by AU76
3rd cruise with the Pacific Dawn this year and we still love it. ... continue
South Pacific 10/12 5.0 out of 5+
Fantastic, Fun, Friendly and great value. by amandawalker1
Family of four having a week break. ... continue
South Pacific 08/12 5.0 out of 5+
Downmarket Cruising by skier_cruiser
Every veteran cruiser I spoke to onboard could not believe how far down P&O had gone. ... continue
South Pacific 08/12 2.0 out of 5+
Pacific Dawn. Week Fantastique: spoilt by penny-pinching by kiwi_mica
Review of August cruise from Brisbane ... continue
Australia & New Zealand 08/12 1.0 out of 5+
Just a little disappointed by karleigh
This was my second cruise with P & O Australia and my first on the Pacific Dawn, having previously ... continue
Australia & New Zealand 07/12 3.0 out of 5+
Week Fantastic! by simjabo72

My wife has always had major reservations about cruising but considering it was the year of my ... continue

South Pacific 06/12 5.0 out of 5+
Week Fantastique W221 Pacific Dawn by Aussie71
We have just returned from our first cruise (2 adults, 2 children 11 & 16 yo) staying in a four ... continue
South Pacific 06/12 4.0 out of 5+
Pacific Dawn Week Fantastique W216 12-19 May 2012 by surfoz
In short -- we had a great time. The longer story - This was our sixth cruise but our first ... continue
South Pacific 05/12 4.0 out of 5+
Our first Cruise by NatCruze
Wonderful, Relaxing and fun on board Pacific Dawn ... continue
South Pacific 05/12 4.0 out of 5+
Poor quality experience by james king
Having been on over 25 cruises with P&O, P&O Australia and Princess cruises, I find myself at the ... continue
South Pacific 04/12 2.0 out of 5+
Fun time ! by Toofwesss
I feel a lot of the things being said on here about the Pacific Dawn are quite harsh. I've seen ... continue
Australia & New Zealand 02/12 5.0 out of 5+
Progressively Worse by jmitch
Fourth Time with P&O, will definitly be the last. ... continue
South Pacific 02/12 1.0 out of 5+
Cruising with a Toddler - It can be done!!! by kirie88
I have written this review as was sick of never being able to find information about 'Toddler ... continue
South Pacific 02/12 5+ out of 5+
We enjoyed our cruise despite a few disappointments by jonnomelb
We did the 'Week Tropique' Cruise starting in Brisbane and sailing up the Australian coast to Port ... continue
Australia & New Zealand 01/12 4.0 out of 5+
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