Subscribe today
Get Cruise Critic in your inbox
Your Ultimate Cruise Guide

P&O Australia Pacific Pearl Cruise Reviews

Filter reviews by:
Your selections (clear selections):
P&O Australia x
Pacific Pearl x
Pacific Pearl
Pacific Pearl
Member Reviews
55% Loved It
Cruise Critic Review
3.5 Editor's Rating
The sixth ship to cruise under the P&O Australia brand and currently the oldest in the fleet, Pacific Pearl has enjoyed many previous lives. It was originally launched as Sitmar FairMajesty and was then ...
Read full professional review >>
Departure Dates:
2014
OCT
06
MON
OCT
22
WED
NOV
01
SAT
NOV
07
FRI
NOV
21
FRI
DEC
04
THU
DEC
08
MON
More

Sponsored links

Sponsored links

84 P&O Australia Pacific Pearl Cruise Reviews

Cruiser rating
Excellent
22
Very Good
24
Average
13
Poor
11
Terrible
12
See reviews for
First-Time Cruisers
First-Time Cruisers
19
Family Cruises
Family Cruises
12
Holiday Cruises
Holiday Cruises
9
Romantic Cruises
Romantic Cruises
5
Rating Summary
Dining
Public Rooms
Cabin
Entertainment
Value for Money
Service
I took the cruise to get a few days out at the end of an incredibly busy and hectic year. It was different to what I ... Read more
Decided to book on the Pearl with a few friends for birthday celebrations. At first glance she shall we shall ... Read more
This was my first cruise with P&O, having sailed with Royal Caribbean International earlier in the year. By day four of ... Read more
11/11
I have left it for a while to write this review, When we booked this trip around the Pacific Islands, we where looking ... Read more
Family Friendly Cruise AusPhotofinder
10/11
Pacific Pearl cruise P131 Sydney October 9 - 20. 'Pacific Sunsets' - 5 Ports: Vanuatu - Luganville, Wala, Champagne ... Read more
Loved the Pearl Livingthegoodlife
10/11
This was our fourth P&O cruise and the Pearl is by far the best in our experience. The food was great, the service from ... Read more
Waste of time & Money countchocula81
08/11
This was my first ever cruise, which was recommended to me my family members & friends who had also been on one. ... Read more
Pacific Disappointment seastraveller
08/11
1. The Pacific Pearl was marketed as  "The New..." when in fact it was the Arcadia built in 1980's as a passenger ... Read more
08/11
Embarkation: 1st July, Tahitian Treasures, embarkation easy as always. Food: Was delightful. Always hot, tasty ... Read more
A Real Pearl survey54
08/11
I really can't understand how anyone would not have had a very good time on this cruise. The Pacific Pearl was good ... Read more
Superliner? starkimarki
08/11
This review is based on a cruise out of Auckland, where the ship is marketed as P&O's newest addition and a NZ ... Read more
The cruise was just as I expected it to be and more! My family of four (2 adults & 2 boys ,12 & 16) had a fab ... Read more
07/11
This ship is old and our cabin on deck 10 inside creaked and groaned. As a solution we were offered ear plugs!!!! The ... Read more
Where can I start, our cruise of a lifetime on the beautiful Pacific Pearl. Right from the start let me say just how ... Read more
07/11
This was to be my wifes and my third cruise with P&O Aus, after sailing on the Pacific Sun, we had a lot of ... Read more
Sunshine Odyssey cruisingsis
07/11
We sailed out of Auckland after a seamless boarding process - we had taken the P&O coach from Tauranga so were ... Read more
Sailing on the Pearl proved to be one of our most memorable cruises (my 9th and my boys' 7th.) The main reason was the ... Read more
I was looking forward to this cruise. The cabin and balcony was of good size. The cabin was very dirty and tired ... Read more
We set off from Auck June 17th,but firstly bussed from north by P&O buses-excellent to arrive right at your boat, ... Read more
Honey Moon Cruise karen duncan
06/11
This is our Third Cruise our first being on the Queen Mary 2 love at first cruise my partner and I were smitten by the ... Read more
05/11
This was our first cruise (The Bounty Discovery May 2011) and I am very pleased to say it won't be our last, we enjoyed ... Read more
05/11
I'd read a lot of P&O reviews before going on my cruise and wondered what we were going to be in for. But no fear, ... Read more
Went on this cruise from Easter Sunday 2011 - 2nd May. Departed from Sydney via isle of pines, noumea, and Norfolk ... Read more
What to expect Margaret
04/11
After boarding in Sydney on Mar 30th, I was pleasantly surprised at the cabin size, and the nice window.. Good shower, ... Read more
Like everyone else, this cruise was a big event for our family. We had high expectations. Having recently done a couple ... Read more

Thank You For Signing Up!

Please Note: To ensure delivery of your free e-letters, please add news@cruisecritic.com to your address book.
We're committed to protecting your privacy and will not rent or sell your e-mail address. By proceeding, you agree to our Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.