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47% Loved It
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4.0 Editor's Rating
The Brisbane-based Pacific Dawn was refurbished in late 2014, becoming the first P&O ship to launch the cruise line's new look, with navy and white along the side and the 'Like No Place on Earth' tagline ...
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125 P&O Australia Pacific Dawn Cruise Reviews

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21
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Missmiaow
2 Reviews
Member Since 2013
12 Forum Posts
After our first P&O debacle where our room was double booked and the service lacked ...well, service! We were quite ... Read more
tomtank
2 Reviews
Member Since 2014
18 Forum Posts
We were not sure what to expect after reading a few reviews of "Pacific Dawn", however, we were pleasantly surprised ... Read more
stardust2014
1 Review
Member Since 2014
My first cruise and certainly wont be the last. Boarding the ship was good got our boarding number and sat down and ... Read more
fukungpanda
1 Review
Member Since 2014
This was my first "real" Cruise. My only other experience of onboard life was a rhine river cruise with Avalon Cruises ... Read more
Anbax1
1 Review
Member Since 2014
We arrived at the port to find what must have been every one of the 2000 passengers waiting to board the ship so ... Read more
bsfa13
1 Review
Member Since 2014
We travelled as a family of four and thoroughly enjoyed our cruise! We had an oceanview room on level 9 with four bunk ... Read more
AU76
7 Reviews
Member Since 2012
16 Forum Posts
We did a B2B the first cruise was 10 days to PNG and the 2nd was 7 days along the QLD coast but due to bad weather we ... Read more
nc4dm
1 Review
Member Since 2014
(Honeymooners) My husband and I were supposed to do the great barrier reef discovery cruise but due to cyclone Ita it ... Read more
coastcashier
3 Reviews
Member Since 2014
1 Forum Post
We have sailed 4 times on the Pacific Dawn, once on the Pacific Sun and once on Pacific Jewell since 2008. The services ... Read more
sunnycoast123
5 Reviews
Member Since 2012
110 Forum Posts
In all the years I've been a member of Cruise Critic I have never written a disgruntled and poor review but this time, ... Read more
davidle
1 Review
Member Since 2014
Not rated
4/14
Last Wednesday we joined Pacific Dawn for their PNG cruise – our first cruise. We did not know what to expect ... Read more
Heinricy
1 Review
Member Since 2014
we had a $500 budget (plus $75 room credit you have allocated to you) we ended up spending $998. what to allow money ... Read more
simjabo72
2 Reviews
Member Since 2014
5 Forum Posts
My wife has always had major reservations about cruising but considering it was the year of my 40th birthday she ... Read more
Lease13
1 Review
Member Since 2014
Cruise card When you go through check in you get given a cruise card. You can set this up with either your credit ... Read more
nerichow
1 Review
Member Since 2014
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
Determined34
3 Reviews
Member Since 2014
1 Forum Post
Background Information - We picked this cruise as we were travelling with friends that enjoy a good meal and a glass ... Read more
kasr
2 Reviews
Member Since 2012
44 Forum Posts
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
CHAMPERS1
3 Reviews
Member Since 2009
6 Forum Posts
Before I begin my review, I will apologize for my comparisons to Princess Cruises. We have sailed 4 times with Princess ... Read more
rayrob56
1 Review
Member Since 2011
34 Forum Posts
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
Wattle
2 Reviews
Member Since 2007
137 Forum Posts
Firstly we has some rough weather, actually very rough, apparently very unusual for this time of the year. We were 3 ... Read more
joy margaret
2 Reviews
Member Since 2013
We've been on seven cruises with four different lines and this was disappointing in comparison. Pacific Dawn - 7 ... Read more
jkrfun
1 Review
Member Since 2013
This was our 4th cruise and having had 3 other cruises which provided us with much better basics, we were very ... Read more
Gladdy Girl
2 Reviews
Member Since 2013
7 Forum Posts
Just came back from 7night cruise to South Pacific Islands... Pacific Dawn is a fun ship to be on as it has ... Read more
Toofwesss
1 Review
Member Since 2013
2/12
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
RohanBoat
3 Reviews
Member Since 2012
Having only sailed on the Pacific Dawn four months prior (Xmas 2010), we knew what to expect. Once again we were ... Read more

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