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Auckland Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Auckland

Traveler rating

Excellent

24

Very Good

12

Average

6

Poor

6

Terrible

3

Cruise type

Family Cruises

102

Senior Cruises

101

Luxury Cruises

67

Romantic Cruises

51

Entertainment Cruises

35

51 Auckland Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews


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Fran from Australia

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Wonderful crew, wonderful cruise

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We chose this cruise at the last minute as we were booked to go on a cruise around Asia, which was cancelled due to port restrictions in Singapore and Hong Kong. We had not travelled with Celebrity at all prior to ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Sukhleen

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Lived my dream!

I have never been on a cruise before and, I have to admit that I will never forget this experience. The embarkation and disembarkation went very smoothly. Our mini-suite room was great: comfortable bed, ...
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Sail Date December 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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messej01

3 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Great cruise, beautiful ship but we felt like we were in a hospice

We choose this cruise because the last Solstice trip (to Sth Pacific) the average age was around 60, still way older than us but ok. This time is very around mid 80s and most people were not mobile. Getting around ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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karenj1

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Celebrity Solstice Cruise you really need to try

just wanted to provide some feed back from my perspective. The first cruise we did was on P&O and we were thrilled to be going on our first ever totally child free holiday. After having 7 children now all grown ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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JAMOZ

7 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Would travel on this ship again.

MAJESTIC PRINCESS We did this trip for our 25th anniversary. Thanks to the Princess staff for the lovely banner and balloons. EMBARKATION was poor due to us receiving the wrong wharf information. We had ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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downunder9

14 Reviews Written

58 Helpful Votes

Tired Of The Endless Up Selling

This was our first time on Celebrity, we are RCCL people, which own celebrity. Embarkation was OK no issue at all, the ship looked good but you can see some areas are tired and in need of some work but that is ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Greeneyze

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great cruise itinerary!

Loved this cruise itinerary. All ports were fantastic. Ship is okay. Needs some updating. I will say it has great stabilizers though because we hit rough seas crossing from New Zealand to Australia and it was ...
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Sail Date February 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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Smile2theSky

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

It’s Majestic but be aware of obstructed balcony views due to “Sky Walk”

We chose the cruise for the destination as we wanted to be in Sydney for the New Year Celebration and the cruise ended on December 30th. I was very disappointed in the Lotus Spa on this ship. I booked a 90 ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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pinors

4 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

It rained a lot!

We left Sydney in glorious sunshine at an early 3.30pm. Boarding was easy and efficient. The overall condition of the ship was good, older but perfectly acceptable and no way near the condition some reviews ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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JulieB23

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Beautiful land; awful cruise

My husband and I picked this cruise for our honeymoon. We booked through vacation club Mariott as we are owners. This was our first cruise. The booking process went smoothly, however the online process was extremely ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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kamo63

2 Reviews Written

Tongan discovery

We did this cruise to escape the winter in New Zealand. We are a middle aged couple. We have no children. This was our second cruise. The first was last year on Queen Victoria and going along the adriatic coast. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Plopsy Cottontail

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Absolutely disappointing and a little tragic

Just to preface this review, we had previously cruised on the P & O Pacific Dawn 8 months ago out of Brisbane (Balcony room) on the 7 night Island Hopper and could not fault anything. It was brilliant. This time ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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caledongirl

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Fantastic cruise

We chose this cruise for the itinerary (to see as much of NZ and Oz) the ship, and Seabourn service and it definitely exceeded our expectations. The itinerary was great although it was disappointing that we had two ...
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Sail Date February 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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Michelle Penn

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great affordable holiday!

We did 9 nights on the Pacific jewel to the south pacific. We had a great time! It was a great affordable holiday! The service was fantastic, the ship was very nice and well looked after. The live entertainment ...
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Sail Date April 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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Navy Mustang

7 Reviews Written

33 Helpful Votes

Bucket list cruise No. 3 one of our best ever!

To begin let me say we are primarily loyal to Celebrity. Have been on a few others but keep returning to Celenrity and our 4th time on our favorite class of ships all 4 Solstice class. We booked this cruise almost 2 ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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craigbro159

8 Reviews Written

67 Helpful Votes

Beyond Expectations

We picked the Celebrity Solstice sailing from Auckland to Sydney so that we could visit my husband's family in New Zealand. We were pleasantly surprised, having done multiple sailings around the world with Princess, ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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EsaTraveler

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Nov 11, 2017 Sailing Aukland to Sydney (with video)

My wife and I loved the November 11th sailing on the Celebrity Solstice. There was a norovirus out break on the prior sailing and the crew handled is exceptionally well in our opinion. The ports were all unique ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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PJ65

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Loved every minute

Having sailed on the Paciifc Dawn out of Brisbane last year, we wanted to save travel costs and sail from our home port in NZ. Cruise departed from Akl and have to say embarkation was much simplier and efficient in ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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The Roys

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

EDUCATING EXPERIENCE

This was our first cruise to Australia and the South Pacific. We rented an AirBnB in Sydney (near KingsCross) a week before the cruise to explore the many sights. As always with Holland America, the embarkation ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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silver2purple

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Disappointed by Corporate Princess cut-backs. Staff excellent

This was my 4th Princess Cruise (also been on Avalon, Azamara, Oceania, HAL, Voyages to Antiquity). My 1st Princess cruise was in June 2012, did a 12-night British Isles aboard the Caribbean Princess in an ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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mojo320

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Lowering of Standards

After sailing on Holland America Line (HAL), four times and the last on the Noordam in February 2017, we have come to the conclusion that HAL treats some places better than the south Pacific. 1. Ships meals have ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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