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  • Largest permanent big-ship cruise line in Australia
  • Lively atmosphere, family-friendly with excellent kids clubs
  • Recent ship upgrades offer more choice and facilities
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168 P&O Australia South Pacific Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
58
Very Good
36
Average
36
Poor
16
Terrible
19
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DISAPPOINTING boomer12
10/14
This was our 11th cruise and 3rd and last with P&O. It was not value for money and there was certainly constant ... Read more
Incredible. sophieee
09/14
I went on this cruise early this year with my two parents. (me being 16) My parents had both cruised with p&o prior ... Read more
As a family of independent travellers, the idea of being stuck on a board a ship with hundreds of other people has ... Read more
Discover Vanuatu P435 bigjackloudon
09/14
Embarkation at White bay was miles from anywhere but the process was smooth in the terminal. The P&O staff guided ... Read more
10 nights in a leaky boat Tasmanilovessydney
09/14
Our first cruise and it will be our last with P and O. Firstly White Bay cruise terminal is a mile from anywhere so a ... Read more
08/14
We picked this cruise because it was the only one from Sydney, which would coincide with our 50th wedding anniversary. ... Read more
Not all that ClaireED
08/14
It was our first cruise so we didn't have a point of comparison, but we were pretty disappointed with our experience. ... Read more
Good, but not great Wheeling Free
07/14
We did a 7 day cruise on the Pacific Jewel from Brisbane stopping at Noumea, Mare, and Port Villa. Firstly I will say ... Read more
Fantastic time! Gayesy57
07/14
My husband and I went on a 7-night cruise on the Pacific Jewel, from 29th June till July 6th 2014. We had a truly ... Read more
We recently undertook a 9 night P & O cruise departing from Brisbane visiting the Island of Lifou, Port Vila, ... Read more
07/14
All the staff were friendly and helpful and made you feel special. Alcohol, hand sanitizes were located in all the food ... Read more
Fantastic holiday Stephanie H
07/14
This is the second time I have been on the Pearl and I enjoyed both cruises. Our cabin had a lovely person(Donny) ... Read more
Never Again ckrken
06/14
This was my Bucket List after 35 years of marriage and raising 6 children, it was my time for being spoilt and have ... Read more
3rd P&O Cruise... Boarding in Auckland was a dream... My husband has a mobility problem so wheelchair ordered and ... Read more
Had a great cruise. We have a 2 and 6 year old. When the 2 year old got tyred and started crying waiting in queues to ... Read more
Not rated
06/14
Some good points but a few totally ruined the overall experience We booked 10 months in advance to ensure side by side ... Read more
06/14
This is the 4th P&O cruise husband and I have been on, and each time the standards have slipped. The first cruise ... Read more
06/14
We were not sure what to expect after reading a few reviews of "Pacific Dawn", however, we were pleasantly surprised ... Read more
We arrived at the port to find what must have been every one of the 2000 passengers waiting to board the ship so ... Read more
We travelled as a family of four and thoroughly enjoyed our cruise! We had an oceanview room on level 9 with four bunk ... Read more
I love this cruise. Had a great time but it went way too fast. Lots of storage area in drawers and bathroom was a ... Read more
05/14
The good and the bad What a nightmare to get on the ship, arrived at white bay terminal and no signs or directions ... Read more
We were first time cruisers , booking the cruise on a last minute whim. I had never really thought about cruising ... Read more
This was our 8th cruise but we hadn't been on P&O for 5 years. I know one shouldn't compare apples with oranges but ... Read more
Never again on P&O sunnycoast123
04/14
In all the years I've been a member of Cruise Critic I have never written a disgruntled and poor review but this time, ... Read more

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