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Auckland Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Auckland

Traveler rating

Excellent

28

Very Good

18

Average

11

Poor

6

Terrible

3

Cruise type

Family Cruises

102

Senior Cruises

101

Luxury Cruises

67

Romantic Cruises

51

Entertainment Cruises

35

67 Auckland Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews


ELBLPeters avatar

ELBLPeters

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Disappointed from Day One

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We retired in the last year. This was supposed to be a trip of a lifetime - 2 months! Okay, we get it...the corona virus messed things up....but we knew something was wrong the first day. The daily errors got to ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Gropo

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Almost perfect

Auckland to Sydney. The only disappointment was the final day in Sydney being too short, and apparent confusion amongst Viking staff about water shuttles from wharf to attractions. Arrived Sydney at 1PM, and ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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dicknash

1 Review Written

Combining Auckland-Sydney and Sydney-Bali Cruises

We had been planning a trip to New Zealand and Australia for a long time. It involved a lot of research. During our land tour travels in Europe and Morocco we had met many Aussies and Kiwis and have kept in touch ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Rosieogradie

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Orion New Zealand & Australia

Could not get the flight I wanted, even though I took Air Plus. Flight home was delayed 2 hours, so United dumped all luggage at LAX stopover and cancelled all connecting flights. We had a scheduled 3 hour layover, ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Kewi307

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing Cruise around New Zealand

My travel partner and I had New Zealand and Australia on our must-do list. Previous Viking experiences in China and Germany led us to choose this cruise when it first became available. The food was extremely ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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eaglewatchers

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

93 days at sea: Viking Orion’s Grand Pacific Explorer

If you want a ship with a casino, climbing wall, giant water slide, etc., ignore this review and Viking Oceans. If you seek a family cruise with you and your (non-adult) children, look elsewhere. If you like ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Accessor

2 Reviews Written

43 Helpful Votes

Six star cruise? Not until things improve....

This was a special trip celebrating a milestone 50th birthday. We are well seasoned cruisers and have been on most of the lines except Silversea and Crystal with 60+ cruises under our belt. SUITE: We booked the ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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vicmoor

11 Reviews Written

43 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship, Food and Service But 9 Days Was More Than Enough

Since we first started cruising, about 4 years ago, we always wanted to try Cunard and see what the real difference was at this level of cruising. This was our 15th cruise so we have a few ships to compare it to. ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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tanner.smith

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Do NOT choose cabin 707

It is with great sadness that I am writing this review as I have never had to write a negative review before, however we have written to Seabourn since returning home and as they refuse to accept responsibility for ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Msdale

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Viking can’t do ocean cruises

I picked Viking For my ocean cruise because they did such a wonderful job on my river cruise in Europe. Unfortunately they are beginners on the ocean. The cruise was disappointing On many levels to the point of me ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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chytrugh

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Not what we paid for

We thought we were going on a luxury cruise holiday. The ship needed an update. We were promised first setting of evening dinning for health reasons but we did not get this. When spoken to Maître-de & Purser ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Fox13

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Inconsistency and chaos mingled with some rewards

Without a doubt, we had a great cruise on Sojourn Oct-Dec 2018, pretty much flawless, so we booked a 94 day cruise( Auckland to Cape Town). Total disappointment, the entire cruise was fraught with inconsistency in ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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stanjs

4 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

First time on Azamara, probably not the last.

We chose Azamara and this itinerary based on the recommendation of friends who did it a couple of years. ago. We too weren't notified of the change of embarkation point, but noticed the ship in the "wrong port" ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Lido Beach

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Confusion

This trip should b a no brainer for SS, but it's not. To many little issues turn into stupidity. Examples, a Milk shake in US is made with ice cream and milk, they use no milk but use ice. Very difficult to ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Ellamilyizzy

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Spoilt for any other cruise line, now.

Superb from embarkation to disembarkation. My daughter took me on this cruise to celebrate a milestone birthday and I could not recommend it highly enough. She has sailed with Silversea before so I knew what to ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Winslow990

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Excellent Cruise to New Zealand

This is a nice cruise ship. Before going I had read some negative comments about the larger Seabourn boats. This proved to be completely unfounded,as at no point did it feel crowded and we did not have to ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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cparkan

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, poor service, missed ports of call

My wife and I go on a cruise almost every year. We have cruised with Crystal, Regent, Ocena, Princess, Cunard, Holland America over the years. Crystal has always been our preferred cruise line. We chose this cruise ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Jan Barbas

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Adequate

It appeared we would see all coasts and important ports of New Zealand - that was not the case. We missed 2 ports due to high seas. One was major. We did not see any of the western coast. We discovered later that ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Marcia Marie

1 Review Written

Auckland to Sydney 22 days

It was a wonderful cruise, we visited some remote islands which we found very interesting, the lectures were informative relating to the region. The food at all of the restaurants was very good with a good variety, ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Phoenix cruiser

5 Reviews Written

62 Helpful Votes

A Dream Cruise Across the South Pacific

South Pacific Cruise on the Crystal Symphony March 3-April 6, 2018 This is a review of two segments of the Crystal Symphony World Cruise, from Auckland, New Zealand to Papeete, Tahiti and Papeete to Valparaiso, ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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realisticus1

7 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

Short cruise in luxury

Background and Hotel information This cruise was rather a short one for us. We received an email from a travel agent with a fantastic sampler package flight to Auckland, transfers from airport and to port, a ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Ritergal

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Crystal Symphony was largely disappointing

My husband and I decided to join a friend on a five-week cruise on Crystal's Symphony. She gave it glowing reviews and we were excited about the trip from Auckland across the Pacific to Valparaiso. That dream soon ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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hcbmwb

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Voyager Auckland to Hong Kong

We love regent and as usual this was a great cruise. Loved the itinerary. Pre and post cruise was very good. As always, the food and service were great. Voyager was refurbished over a year ago but was still ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Caledontraveller

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Spectacular scenery and wildlife

This cruise was a good way to see New Zealand and Australia and Indonesia in a short time. We visited interesting places and particularly enjoyed the Ventures excursions in zodiacs and kayaks and hiking. The ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Jphill80

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, terrible customer service

The ship is a significant upgrade over the Odyssey class ships, with the addition of The Grill by Thomas Keller, the Sushi restaurant, an enhancec Seabourn Square, among other things. Although there are a few more ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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