• Write a Review
  • Boards
  • Log In

Auckland to the South Pacific Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
South Pacific
Auckland

Traveler rating

Excellent

49

Very Good

29

Average

20

Poor

22

Terrible

20

Cruise type

49 Auckland to the South Pacific Cruise Reviews


Mary Faith avatar

Mary Faith

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

7 nights - a 'Dream' Cruise

|

To be honest, we chose this ship for the price of the cruise (circumnavigating NZ) and the beautiful decor shown in photos. We were not disappointed! The decor is top quality - everything on the ship is the very ...
Read More

1 photo

Sail Date January 2020


FlyingScotSailors avatar

FlyingScotSailors

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Pleasantly surprised.

This was our first cruise on the Encore class ships. We have previously sailed 8 times on Seabourn: 1 Legend, 3 Odyssey, 3 Quest, 1 Sojourn. We had read mixed reviews of the Encore and Ovation, and were hesitant ...
Read More

Sail Date January 2019


Winslow990 avatar

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 ...
Read More

Sail Date January 2019


kamo63 avatar

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. ...
Read More

Sail Date July 2018


Kamashayne avatar

Kamashayne

1 Review Written

Tongan discovery out of Auckland

This was our second P&O cruise, the last one we left from Brisbane, so this was the first out of NZ. We loved everything about this cruise the staff were amazing...big shout out to our waiter Christian and our room ...
Read More

Sail Date July 2018


rameeta avatar

rameeta

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A memorable trip

we enjoyed so mch the staff n crew members were just soo amazing always greeting u with a smile n ready to help . we loved the food n drinks n the entertainment .there is soo mch to do .even the kids were kept busy ...
Read More

Sail Date August 2018


Forge avatar

Forge

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Thanks P&O, a great cruise

After reading a lot of reviews about how bad P&O are we decided to give them a go and were we in for a surprise. Just did the 15-day June cruise on Pacific Jewel to the islands from Auckland and we are happy to say, ...
Read More

Sail Date June 2018


Thebopper avatar

Thebopper

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Awesome family holiday!

I have just returned from an 8 night Fiji Experience Cruise on the Pacific Jewel (me + my two kids, 6 & 8 along with other family & friends) and I have to say that overall it was a wonderful experience. The staff ...
Read More

Sail Date June 2018


ClaytonLuke avatar

ClaytonLuke

3 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Fun Getaway Exceeded Expectations

A review (and attached experience) is always going to be subjective. We just returned from this 3 day cruise and we had a ball. What made this an "Excellent" cruise was that P&O met or exceeded our expectations ...
Read More

Sail Date June 2018


susan yule avatar

susan yule

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

So much fun...

My first cruise. Escape to the warmth en route to Fiji for 8 days. Fun filled days, great food, (The Pantry and Waterfront Restaurant absolurely splendid. Wonderful resaurants - Chefs Table is a must; ...
Read More

Sail Date May 2018


caledongirl avatar

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 ...
Read More

Sail Date February 2018


ktsnan avatar

ktsnan

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great Relaxing Holiday

This was a reasonably priced cruise recommended by a friend and our first cruise. We loved it and the staff were extremely courteous, helpful and friendly and couldn't do enough for us. Our disappointment was the ...
Read More

Sail Date May 2018


Phoenix cruiser avatar

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, ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2018


Michelle Penn avatar

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 ...
Read More

Sail Date April 2018


hcbmwb avatar

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 ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2018


Cruise to No Where avatar

Cruise to No Where

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Pacific Jewel First Cruise

From Shirley & Martin We experienced our very first cruise - trial cruise for us before considering a longer cruise -been a cruise to nowhere out of Auckland for three days. Naturally before we left we read ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2018


Los Gatos Couple avatar

Los Gatos Couple

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Loved It!

This was our second Oceania cruise, and we loved it as much as our first (5 years ago on the larger Riviera ship). Fantastic service from all staff members, who work exceptionally hard and yet always have smiles ...
Read More

Sail Date February 2018


Glorybe avatar

Glorybe

5 Reviews Written

44 Helpful Votes

The Coral Sea Crossing on Oceania's Regatta was great!

We have sailed with Oceania before, but this was our first time on their Regatta ship. We chose this cruise because of its itinerary which included ports of call in New Zealand, the west coast of Australia, Komodo ...
Read More

Sail Date February 2018


twobeachnuts avatar

twobeachnuts

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Holland excellence in a magical place

If you are taking a cruise that takes over 20 hours to get to you should maximize your stay. We made sure we allowed for a couple of days in Auckland before the cruise and Sydney at the end of the cruise. Holland ...
Read More

Sail Date November 2017


The Roys avatar

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 ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2017


AnnBernard avatar

AnnBernard

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Experiences

It was going to places we had never been before and we had never done expeditions before.i It met all our expectations.it was unfortunate that we missed Sandakan and spend so long at sea.likewise the last day in ...
Read More

Sail Date February 2017


Silis avatar

Silis

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Amazing Cruise - Fantastic Service

This was our first cruise - family of three. Can totally recommend this to everyone. We found arriving to board the most daunting - not having done it before - but there were people everywhere and it seemed a ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2017


Always travel avatar

Always travel

1 Review Written

38 Helpful Votes

Second Seabourn Cruise Lived Up to Expectations

Our first ever cruise in October, which happened to be on Seabourn, met all of our needs and it made us overcome our fears about crowding and herding on cruises....to the point that we signed up for our second ...
Read More

Sail Date February 2017


shtexas avatar

shtexas

5 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Cruise New Zealand without crossing the Tasman Sea

Background - My wife and I have cruised 12 times throughout the world. We live in Texas. We pick our cruises based upon the destination and ports. We do not like “days at sea” and we use cruises to see new ...
Read More

Sail Date January 2017


JeanneY avatar

JeanneY

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Excellent Value!

It was a last minute decision so we got a very good price on a mini suite with balcony. Embarkation and disembarkation both went very smoothly. Our cabin was lovely with a very comfortable bed. The stewards were ...
Read More

Sail Date July 2016


Never Miss a Deal!
Subscribe and Save
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Find a Cruise

Easily compare prices from multiple sites with one click

Reviews for Other Cruise Ships from Auckland to the South Pacific

Want to cruise smarter?
Get expert advice, insider tips and more.
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.