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3.5 Editor's Rating
Pacific Dawn is a veteran cruise ship, designed by renowned Italian architect Renzo Piano. It began its career back in 1991, cruising originally as Regal Princess, but as the Princess fleet grew, the ship was ...
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2014
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86 P&O Australia Pacific Dawn Cruise Reviews

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Have not done a P&O before and won't again. Cabin (verandah) on deck 10 was fine and our cabin attendant was great, ... Read more
An Escape with Friends Determined34
01/14
Background Information - We picked this cruise as we were travelling with friends that enjoy a good meal and a glass ... Read more
Just got back from the Pacific Dawn's first cruise to Papua New Guinea. PNG is a great addition to the cruising agenda, ... Read more
09/13
Before I begin my review, I will apologize for my comparisons to Princess Cruises. We have sailed 4 times with Princess ... Read more
Embarkation was quick & trouble free as we had the help of staff at the terminal for my 86 yr old mum with her ... Read more
Firstly we has some rough weather, actually very rough, apparently very unusual for this time of the year. We were 3 ... Read more
P&O - NO NO NO joy margaret
04/13
We've been on seven cruises with four different lines and this was disappointing in comparison. Pacific Dawn - 7 ... Read more
02/13
This was our 4th cruise and having had 3 other cruises which provided us with much better basics, we were very ... Read more
Just came back from 7night cruise to South Pacific Islands... Pacific Dawn is a fun ship to be on as it has ... Read more
Fun time ! Toofwesss
01/13
I feel a lot of the things being said on here about the Pacific Dawn are quite harsh. I've seen many reviews ... Read more
11/12
We have only started cruising this year, this is our third cruise and all on the same ship as it is based out of ... Read more
Having only sailed on the Pacific Dawn four months prior (Xmas 2010), we knew what to expect. Once again we were ... Read more
Just back from a week on the Pacific Dawn, 4 of us in a quad cabin, parents and teens aged 13 and 15. We have cruised 3 ... Read more
Downmarket Cruising skier_cruiser
08/12
Just back from the Week Fantastique 7 day cruise out of Brisbane .I have done this same cruise 4 years ago on the ... Read more
Our initial impressions weren't great. There was a lot of queuing up to get through before we boarded. Then we got a ... Read more
This was my second cruise with P & O Australia and my first on the Pacific Dawn, having previously sailed on the ... Read more
We have just returned from our first cruise (2 adults, 2 children 11 & 16 yo) staying in a four birth cabin. CABIN: ... Read more
In short -- we had a great time. The longer story - This was our sixth cruise but our first with P&O and we were a ... Read more
Our first Cruise NatCruze
05/12
We had a wonderful time on our first ever cruise. Yes, we have nothing to compare it to but we had a great time. We ... Read more
04/12
Having been on over 25 cruises with P&O, P&O Australia and Princess cruises, I find myself at the bottom of the barrel ... Read more
03/12
I have previously sailed with Royal Carribean (RCI) & so have reasonable expectations of service & style. Unfortunately ... Read more
02/12
As is the case with many reviews, this review will not cover competing brands or make comparing or contrasting comments ... Read more
Yesterday we arrived home from a fantastic holiday with our 22mth old darling son (hereafter refereed to as DS)on the ... Read more
We did the 'Week Tropique' Cruise starting in Brisbane and sailing up the Australian coast to Port Douglas and back. ... Read more
All in all I enjoyed the cruise on the Pacific Dawn. It was very relaxing, but I did spend more time in my cabin than I ... Read more

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