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Cruise Critic's Review 3.5 out of 5+ star rating
The eighth ship to cruise under the P&O Australia brand, and currently the oldest in the fleet, Pacific Pearl is a ship that has enjoyed many previous lives. She was originally launched as Sitmar ... read more
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Pacific Pearl Cruise Reviews: 79

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Budget cruising by Jo glo

We picked this cruise because it was the only one from Sydney, which would coincide with our ... continue

South Pacific 08/14 1.0 out of 5+
Pacific Pearl Comedy Cruise – 17-21 July 2014 by MicCanberra

First of all, this was our second P&O cruise after a gap of 13 years, we had low ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 07/14 4.0 out of 5+
Not all that by ClaireED

It was our first cruise so we didn't have a point of comparison, but we were pretty disappointed ... continue

South Pacific 08/14 3.0 out of 5+
Never again with P&O by pauapooh

This is our second cruise, our first on the Pacific Dawn was good. Nice food, balcony room that ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 07/14 3.0 out of 5+
Fantastic holiday by Stephanie H

This is the second time I have been on the Pearl and I enjoyed both cruises.

Our cabin ... continue

South Pacific 06/14 5.0 out of 5+
Ummm... Mixed feelings about this one! by Sharon.j

3rd P&O Cruise...

Boarding in Auckland was a dream... My husband has a mobility ... continue

South Pacific 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
DO NOT travel with P&O!!! by Tiggy37

Some good points but a few totally ruined the overall experience

We booked 10 months in ... continue

South Pacific 06/14 Not Rated
Bordering on Boring by LouiseW

This is the 4th P&O cruise husband and I have been on, and each time the standards have ... continue

South Pacific 06/14 1.0 out of 5+
Pacific pearl Vanuatu discovery by Cm69

We were first time cruisers , booking the cruise on a last minute whim. I had never really ... continue

South Pacific 05/14 5.0 out of 5+
Bottom of the list by ADennis

We have done a few cruises, all of which have been excellent, so we thought a short cruise to ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 07/14 Not Rated
Not the Cruise Line it was by greaticeman58

I just returned from an 11 day cruise from Melbourne to Melbourne via South Australia and ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 04/14 1.0 out of 5+
Good Cruise But P&O Could Improve by adamatsea

This was our 8th cruise but we hadn't been on P&O for 5 years. I know one shouldn't compare ... continue

South Pacific 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
Refine to cater for Tennis addicts by sue.paine7@bigpond.com

Hi Just been on tennis cruise , great trip and great tennis. I note next year that it is longer ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 01/14 4.0 out of 5+
A true 3 star holiday- P&O ships a rather basic experience. by Hanna2508

We have just come back from a 7 day cruise to the South Pacific with stops at the Isle of Pines ... continue

South Pacific 01/14 3.0 out of 5+
A Cocoon from the outside world by Ru2on

Sailed on the Pacific Pearl for my first cruise , read lots of reviews that said this was only a ... continue

South Pacific 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
Pleasant no frills by starsareplenty

The ship is old. I would rate it 3 stars. My husband and daughter and myself had a wonderful ... continue

South Pacific 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
My experince as a first Timer on a cruise by buswa1

The first 2 nights on the open ocean was the scariest for me. The boat tossed and moved like a ... continue

South Pacific 11/13 3.0 out of 5+
Pacific Pearl Oct 2013 by Kalleroo

Unfortunately nothing on board Pacific Pearl has improved since our cruise on this vessel three ... continue

South Pacific 10/13 3.0 out of 5+
Pacific Pearl Review October 2013 by KruisingKing

My fiancé and I spent 9 nights on board travelling to Mare, Noumea, Lifou ( my favourite ... continue

South Pacific 12/13 4.0 out of 5+
Pleasantly Surprised by Daisy4235

I wasn't expecting much from P&O

... continue
Australia & New Zealand 09/13 4.0 out of 5+
Winter Getaway by bobo24

Left Sydney for our first cruise. Travelled with 2 teenage daughters and hubby. Embarkment was a ... continue

South Pacific 09/13 4.0 out of 5+
We loved it!! by Mr&Mrs Macca

Our first cruise and our first holiday without our young kids, so naturally we were feeling very ... continue

South Pacific 08/13 5.0 out of 5+
P&O's MS Pacific Pearl - Ho Ho Ho, Merry Christmas in July Cruise by GreyFunnel

A brief, fun cruise of only 3 nights, from Sydney, Australia to Sydney via nowhere

... continue
Australia & New Zealand 08/13 4.0 out of 5+
Pacific Pearl New Caledonia by pacificcruise

Pacific Pearl cruise a Pearler

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South Pacific 07/13 5.0 out of 5+
Good Holiday, More & More Cuts Making P&O Look & Feel Really Cheap by steve1970

My personal review of this cruise.

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South Pacific 06/13 2.0 out of 5+
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