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Auckland to the South Pacific Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

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South Pacific

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14 Auckland to the South Pacific Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

WSDE avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Good 35 night Hawaii Cruise


Overall this was a very good cruise. We choose this cruise due to the itinerary and were happy with all ports of call except Suva. (the other side of the island is much nicer). Pago Pago was a pleasant surprise ...
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Sail Date August 2019

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Ian McKee

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

A month at sea

Very comfortable with lots to do. The meals were particularly outstanding with quality stressed and not quantity. There were so many places to eat that you could choose any time that you liked. There were always ...
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Sail Date February 2018

wakab0y avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First cruise on a good ole timer!

We chose this cruise because embarkation was local and we didn't have to fly somewhere else to experience our first cruise. We traveled as a family (4 of us) with some family friends. (3 of them). Embarkation ...
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Sail Date October 2017

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Senior Single

16 Reviews Written

82 Helpful Votes

Lots to do for wine lovers

I never sailed the islands of the Pacific, and this was a perfect opportunity to do so. A few days in Sydney prior to sailing allowed two visits to Hunter Valley (two different companies) and a lunch at the top of ...
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Sail Date March 2017

Ray23 avatar


6 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

A very good cruise, but not excellent

This was our 16th cruise but only our second with HAL. We had a particularly bad trip with them in 2016, but decided to give them a second chance (we also got a great deal on the price!) We had to catch the ship ...
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Sail Date January 2017

pearlcruiser2 avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Pros and Cons

This was my second cruise, and both cruises have been on the Pacific Pearl. The entertainment staff and the cabin stewards were excellent, they really go all out to make sure that your cruise is enjoyable. The ...
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Sail Date February 2017

kiwikaye avatar


2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Good cruise marred by onboard issues

As we live in Auckland New Zealand and the cruise left from there we were very excited about taking this cruise. The ship is fairly old (we heard that it is to be taken out of HAL's service in 2018) and it is ...
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Sail Date January 2017

einie1quicker1 avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote


best thing we have ever done as a married couple and I highly recommend to anyone who is looking at cruiseing....its the best thing and is priced more so everyday people can do more of it now....do your research ...
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Sail Date May 2016

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Linda Renton

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Best Value for Money in Terms of Travel with Entertainment

It was our honeymoon, a cruise around the pacific islands. First time on a cruise and we were totally impressed with the service of the crew, the entertainment, the dining options available (we tried them all) and ...
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Sail Date June 2016

rosap avatar


1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Virgin cruisers

First time cruisers and we had read lots of negative reviews beforehand, thankfully we had a great time and would definitely cruise with P&O again, our cabin was clean and serviced twice a day, free dining options ...
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Sail Date June 2016

petmck avatar


2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Golden Princess; New Zealand Cruise 23 Jan 2016

As a frequent cruiser with Princess I have noted a number of changes from my last cruise. On this cruise two thirds of the passengers were on their first cruise with Princess. The average age group was much lower ...
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Sail Date January 2016

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1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Best Holiday I've Had!

My Wife, Daughter & her Friend, returned from a 10 night cruise of Vanuatu/New Caledonia Islands yesterday, thoroughly enjoyed the experience! Cabins were well presented and very tidy, service from Myron was ...
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Sail Date April 2015

BayAreaBC avatar


2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good Itinerary, Great Ports, Great Service, Mediocre Food

I am a relatively amateur cruiser who has cruised half a dozen times on several different mass market cruiselines over the last decade or so. Following is a brief summary of highlights and lowlights of my most ...
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Sail Date January 2015

Sharon.j avatar


1 Review Written

Ummm... Mixed feelings about this one!

3rd P&O Cruise... Boarding in Auckland was a dream... My husband has a mobility problem so wheelchair ordered and as soon as we dropped off luggage he was in a wheelchair and we started our boarding process. In our ...
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Sail Date June 2014

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