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Australia & New Zealand Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Australia & New Zealand
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95 Australia & New Zealand Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews


Fran from Australia avatar

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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Cookie1010

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Good cruise despite the weather

Golden Princess is due for a refurbishment. Common areas aren’t bad but the cabins need work. The fun part about this ship’s configuration is that there are two separate areas for shows. Occasionally, we were ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Charlie S

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Our expectations of Viking have gotten too high?

We have been in love with Viking since our first River Cruise! We've been on 3 Ocean Cruises since. However, our last experience aboard Orion was not up to our expectations: The accommodations at both our pre- ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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kingle

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great for older travellers

This is undoubtedly a beautiful ship. We have cruised many times and this was our first cruise with Princess. We found the passenger base on the older traveller side. We took our 17 year old with us on a XMAS cruise ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Rafinny

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Our family cruise

We traveled with our family which consisted of 13 adults, 1 child & 1 infant. We took a shuttle Limo from Cheektowaga NY to Toronto. We flew 22 hours from Toronto to Sydney. We had a 1 hour layover in Vancouver at ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Carolyn farbby

1 Review Written

69 Helpful Votes

Relaxing and crew eager to please

We liked the itinerary and were keen to discover a new ship. Our initial impression of the ship was it was well refurbished although the cabins were small they were well laid out and had plenty of storage. We had a ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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en.deavour

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Over priced Drinks

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary. It satisfied the ports we wanted to visit. The food was great, the desserts were amazing, The ship and stateroom were immaculate. The entertainment overall was soso ...
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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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shazzlea

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Big Beautiful Ship

We originally did not choose this ship, our orginal cruise (P&O) was cancelled, therefore we were given the choice of 3 cruises we could take. Imagine our delight when we found we could go on a Princess Cruise. We ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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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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shannonhug

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Very good and disappointing at the same time.

We wanted to continue to add to our cruise days with Princess to improve our level status. We had 3 wonderful servers at our dining table for 2. Diana, Joel and Plamen made our experience most enjoyable. The ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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TxNanaKay

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Australia - New Zealand Cruise Feb 10 - Mar 2 2019

This was our first Princess cruise. Princess offered a land tour of Australia that had the cities we were interested in along with cruising to New Zealand. The tour guide was awesome and we really enjoyed the land ...
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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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TravellingAway

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Sailed Sydney to NZ - amazing ship

We travelled January 2019 12 night cruise deck 12 midship cabin. Dining: Cafe Two70 (Aft) was excellent for speciality coffee and sweet treats and sitting looking out of the huge windows was amazing. The light ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Lorylouise

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Short and Sweet

We chose this cruise based on several friends were also attending. I get severe sea sickness and always avoided cruises. When we arrived at the port, I was overcome with the size of the ship, and how I would be with ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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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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kcruisecritic

1 Review Written

The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly

We had always wanted to visit Australia and New Zealand and we are glad Norwegian had this cruise. It’s a memorable trip. We enjoyed exploring the port cities although four sea-days to and from are a bit long. ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Pagan

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

An Old Lady Showing Her Age

Whilst we had an enjoyable time on the cruise, we met some great people and in general the crew were fabulous and hard working. There are always one or two who have not taken their customer service training to ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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RGRoberts

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Very good but some issues

This was a back to back cruise to Australia and New Zealand, two countries on my wish list since many years. We spent two days in Sidney staying at the Sidney Hilton Hotel before departure with excursions to the ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Sled3253

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Delightful and Beautiful Cruise

We sailed from Sydney to Auckland NZ departing Nov 8. The ship was in excellent condition. The balcony cabin was nice and well organized if a bit small. The choice of ports was quite good and the ship had plenty ...
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Sail Date November 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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Kieta3000

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great cruise, could be better

We chose this trip primarily as on opportunity to visit northern Australia (Darwin, Broome, Geraldton) in a cost effective manner and reasonable time frame. P&O and Princess Cruises (& probably all lines) have ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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sydney888

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great ship, lots of activities to do, nice entertainment

Good: great ship, does not feel crowded with 4k+ passengers... only at embarkation and disembarkation..., iFly , bumper cars, Northstar all interesting activities, nightly entertainment. Food was good...breakfast in ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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shazza_lc

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Great service

We have been on Solstice three times now and it is looking a little tired. It could do with a refurbishment. Overall, the service and staff were amazing. The food can be a little repetitive and at times boring. ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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rozjenks

1 Review Written

Our honeymoon

We chose the Diamond Princess Cruise because the timing coincided between Neville's summer lawn bowls competition and his committments to the Gold Coast Commonwealth Games.It was also very suitable for our ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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