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Cruise Critic's Review 3.5 out of 5+ star 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, ... read more

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Pacific Dawn Cruise Reviews: 79

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
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 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+
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