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Australia & New Zealand Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

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230 Australia & New Zealand Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


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bmwlover

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Queen Elizabeth met all expectations

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We chose this cruise for the unusual itinerary and the ship. We had been on the Queen Elizabeth for the entire maiden World Cruise in 2011 , and were curious to discover the changes that had taken place in the ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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JMW43

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Impressed with general organisation and especially cleanliness

We were worried about the size of this ship being the biggest we had been on and it had a lot of stuff that we didn't need like bumper cars, surfing, trapeze etc.but it was easy to avoid them and enjoy the rest of ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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ozpen

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Amazing cruise

We chose this cruise because of the Ship as we have always wanted to sail out of beautiful Sydney Harbour and back in again. The destination wasn't as important as the Ship but we did enjoy New Zealand and the ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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lyndarra

5 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

A New Winner - HAL

My cruising backgound since 2012. Celebrity 6, HAL 4, RCI 3, Carnival 1, Princess 1, MSC 1. I titled this review "A New Winner" because HAL is my new favourite cruise line, previously Celebrity. It was a close ...
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Sail Date February 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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NancyTho

1 Review Written

It was wonderful! Just wanted more of the South Island of NZ!

We chose this cruise because we had long talked about going to Aus/NZ and with free airfare, it was time to go! A storm out of Antarctic kept us from stopping in the port of Dunedin, and fire danger cancelled out ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Linda Sears

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fabulous ship and crew

I was invited by family. I had never been to Australia and wanted to go. Viking had a good reputation. The food was excellent and I always enjoyed the wine service. All staff were friendly and helpful and made ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Gunda A

3 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Only complaint is we had to get off!

This is the second time we have travelled on Celebrity Solstice, and again, we had a faultless experience. We travelled with another couple, so we experienced both the suite and a balcony cabin. ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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efish5

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

"Golden Princess" Southern Australia 6 nights

We wanted to do a cruise from Melbourne to Adelaide and this 6 night cruise fitted our needs perfectly. Embarkation in Melbourne was the best I have ever seen in all my years of cruising. It was so efficient ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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daisybel

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Christmas Cruise on QE

We chose this cruise as wanted to experience a Cunard Christmas and also because as departing from Adelaide and returning to Adelaide, no flights involved. QE didn't let us down- wonderful Christmas trees and ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Seafarer20

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Never dine alone, noise and quiet contemplation

We had the pleasure of taking our fourth cruise on the Celebrity Solstice in Dec 2019; on this occasion Syd-Syd via Noumea and Vanuatu for 9 nights. Sea conditions were superb, didn’t feel like we were at sea. ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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JandJby2

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A beautiful ship with everything

We were celebrating our 50th wedding anniversary and were not worried about any particular ports, just the cruise itself. The ship is two years old, fabulous decor for any cruise ship. well staffed, friendly ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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GrandmaBarb1952

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Recover after stressful health year.

I took this cruise to get away and relax after a difficult few months since my last Princess Cruise in March 2019. The highlight of my cruise was cruising through all 3 Milford sounds etc. I have been on ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Peterseremet

6 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Back to Back Great Cruises

We took a 4-day cruise out of Sydney to Melbourne on 10/11, than stayed on ship for 12-day cruise 10/15 to east coast of Australia and Great Barrier Reef. We are longtime Celebrity cruisers, and were somewhat ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Gjmmaxup

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

NEW ZEALAND

Majestic Princess is the nicest ship I have ever been on, this was my 9 Princess ship, by far better than the others including Regal Princess. We embarked easily just walked straight on. Disembarkation was ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Dianpatjohnmarch

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Amazing

We did the most amazing cruise from Broome W.A. to Darwin N.T. 10 night/ 11 days in the most awesome part of the world. There were only 45 passengers on board and the crew were amazing. The excursions which were ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Steve Tee

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A Gift From God

Without doubt the Kimberley region is one of the most beautiful places on Earth. Few people get to see it from the Indian Ocean ... even fewer from the comforts of the True North in the company of such amazing ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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briantelly14

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

A very good experience

This was our second NCL cruise and found the experience excellent. Embankment was fine although in Sydney it takes a little while to clear customs. The ship had been recently refurbished and was like new. ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Beverley007

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Bucket List

I had seen the promotional videos of TrueNorth and met some of the crew when TrueNorth was in Sydney in 2018 and I thought at the time - wow, I would love to do this. I was fortunate that an opportunity landed at ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Gorman

1 Review Written

Loved live shows especially the Dancers and singers

We have wanted to see these ports all our lives but haven't had the chance to go ,loved the opportunity especially being able to leave and return to Sydney as my husband doesn't like to fly for long periods. Always ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Minervajo

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great ship and wonderful itinerary

Choose the cruise for ease of journey and a number of places in New Zealand we had missed previously. We were impressed with Dunedin and fascinated with the history and beauty of Napier. Having been to Auckland ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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cristabel

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The Majestic exceeded our expectations

While we thoroughly enjoyed our cruise on the Regal in the Baltic, and the Royal in the Mediterranean, the addition of an enclosed conservatory on the Majestic, with full length floor to ceiling windows, allowed ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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RJSJ

1 Review Written

Introducing our first time cruisers

We pick this cruise because it was close to Australia and fairly short. This would help our 4 friends who are first time cruisers. If they didn't like it they would be home in a couple of weeks. We had great food, ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Annie481

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Waited on Hand and Foot

It was to celebrate our 50th Wedding Anniversary and was a perfect choice. We were married in NZ so it felt right cruising back on the fabulous Majestic Princess. We weren’t disappointed, the food, service and ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Lyn2

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

In One word

Staff- amazing Ship-amazing Food-amazing Activities-amazing Shows-amazing State Room-amazing Overall - fantastically awesomely wonderfully AMAZING AMAZING AMAZING We will be on board again ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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