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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: 78

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Great Kids club by AU76
3rd cruise with the Pacific Dawn this year and we still love it. ... continue
South Pacific 11/12 5.0 out of 5+
Fantastic, Fun, Friendly and great value. by amandawalker1
Family of four having a week break. ... continue
South Pacific 09/12 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 02/14 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 06/12 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 01/13 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+
Pleasant surprise on Pacific Dawn by Bigdog1963
We were reluctant P&O cruisers after 2 Princess cruises but were pleasantly surprised. ... continue
South Pacific 01/12 4.0 out of 5+
Pacific Dawn by Holiday Professional
Worst Holiday Ever in 35 years ... continue
South Pacific 12/11 1.0 out of 5+
Pacific Dawn 'Week Fantastique' December 2011 by sandysu
If you're a first time cruiser you'll probably love the Pacific Dawn ... continue
South Pacific 12/11 3.0 out of 5+
Pacific Dawn goes to New Zealand by Whitemarsh
1st time P&O passenger experiences the Pacific Dawn ... continue
Australia & New Zealand 12/11 3.0 out of 5+
Brisbane - Auckland on Pacific Dawn by Kiwikowgirl
Because of work commitments my husband and I had separate holidays this year. He went to Malaysia ... continue
Australia & New Zealand 10/11 4.0 out of 5+
Pacific Dawn 4 day Cruise by Lindielips
Pacific Dawn 1/10-5/10/11, This is my 2nd P&O Australia cruise and the other being a short food & ... continue
Australia & New Zealand 10/11 3.0 out of 5+
Island Adventures from Brisbane by bvm49
Background: We're 60 year old Australians with only 8 previous cruises with which to compare. ... continue
South Pacific 10/11 4.0 out of 5+
7 NIGHTS - NOUMEA, LIFOU, VILA - AS A FAMILY by elvismum
EXCELLENT FOR US FIRST TIMERS CRUISING ... continue
South Pacific 11/11 5.0 out of 5+
Week Fantastique by Sunset Waves
Through the eyes of my 8 year old daughter. ... continue
South Pacific 07/11 4.0 out of 5+
Pacific Dawn Week Fantastique with Teens by darkpelagic
Reviewing Week Fantastique on the Pacific Dawn with teenagers. ... continue
South Pacific 01/12 3.0 out of 5+
Pacific Dawn under P & O Australia standards have dropped by coldwinds
Having traveled on this ship now 5 times I personally would never step foot on it again it is ... continue
Australia & New Zealand 06/11 1.0 out of 5+
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