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Cruise Critic's Review 3.5 out of 5+ star rating
The 77,000-ton 1,970-passenger Dawn Princess is the second ship in Princess Cruises' Sun class (which also includes Sea Princess and Sun Princess) and is now permanently based in Australia. The ship ... read more
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Dawn Princess Cruise Reviews: 265

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
The Good, the bad and the ugly by Karen D Murphy

Excited about our family cruise with our 2 sons aged 12 and 13 we arrived at Station Pier to see ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 03/14 2.0 out of 5+
First Time Cruise by Jill the cruiser

A friend and I both went on the Dawn Princes for a 13 night cruise to NZ. It was our first ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 03/14 5.0 out of 5+
Good cruise by gxh

As a long time independent traveller, I was interested to try the cruising experience, so we ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 03/14 4.0 out of 5+
Floating retirement village. by

I was very disappointed with my 13 night cruise to N.Z 5th.Feb to 18th FEb 2014. Not enough to ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 02/14 1.0 out of 5+
We will never cruise with Princess Cruises again! by Gaudin

When you complete a Princess Cruise you are asked to fill in a survey. They ask you if you'd ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 01/14 1.0 out of 5+

13th Cruise (7th with Princess) Age early 50's


Very quick at ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
Cruising by Mieke65

My husband and I have just returned from a wonderful cruise on board the Dawn Princess. From the ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 01/14 5+ out of 5+
Lovely family time by Claire Fraser

My husband and I had been on the Dawn Princess twice before, for repositioning cruises (those ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
A Pleasant Diversion from Real Life by mjt57

My wife and I have sailed with Princess Cruises 3 times before organising this cruise on Dawn ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 01/14 5.0 out of 5+
Loved it, loved it, loved it by dizzy1948

We stayed two nights in Melbourne prior to the cruise - so jumped a taxi at 10.30 to go to the ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 12/13 5.0 out of 5+
Melbourne to New Zealand by Ned Buntline

We were first time cruisers and after years of wondering if cruising was for us decided to try. ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
New Zealand get away by ParisMatch2014

We travelled from Melbourne to New Zealand on the Dawn Princess (December 2013-January 2014). We ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
Ok but won't rush back by Aussie chris

This was our first cruise there were some enjoyable things but overall it was ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 12/13 2.0 out of 5+
Dawn Repositioning by Abbott28

First Cruise on Princess as a test for Alaskan cruise 2014. Embarkation White bay Sydney which ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 11/13 4.0 out of 5+
Meh. by Mollimoo

Prior to this trip, my cruise experience consisted of a night on board the Spirit of Tasmania ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 11/13 4.0 out of 5+
Round Europe Venice to Sydney by kiwifarer

Generally a very enjoyable cruise aboard the Dawn Princess. We are Princess Cruise Platinum ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 08/13 4.0 out of 5+
Great trip with great people, weather and itinerary. by socram13

Having done a "Trip of A Lifetime" on the Dawn in 2011, we found ourselves hooked/addicted and ... continue

Western Mediterranean 07/13 5.0 out of 5+
A new Dawn in Asia by Badini 71

As perfect a cruise as a person could expect

... continue
Asia 06/13 5+ out of 5+
Treasure of Asia -Dawn princess -May 2103 -Singapore to Perth by philph7

In interest of feedback to future travellers Cruise ship was pretty good -food, entertainment, ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 05/13 4.0 out of 5+
Circumnavigation of Australia by Astro Boy
Overall was excellent - some things need attention ... continue
Australia & New Zealand 03/13 4.0 out of 5+
Cruising Down Under with Princess by Comquot
Tipping and cruising Australia and the justice of the system ... continue
Australia & New Zealand 03/13 Not Rated
Pleasantly Surprised Princess by hillsterz
Dawn Princess 13 nights Melbourne to New Zealand ... continue
Australia & New Zealand 02/13 5.0 out of 5+
A fabulous introduction to the cruising life by Kevinsuzette

We will definitely consider cruising again after this experience.

The Princess staff, ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 01/13 5.0 out of 5+
Queensland, Australia / Total Solar Eclipse by sandyoftheseas
Another Great Princess Cruise! ... continue
Australia & New Zealand 11/12 5.0 out of 5+
To New Zealand and back by mycher
Second time around on Princess but much happier this time..... ... continue
Australia & New Zealand 11/12 4.0 out of 5+
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