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Brisbane Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

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53 Brisbane Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


simjabo72 avatar

simjabo72

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Awesome ship, great cruise

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We'd previously done the Pacific Islands Cruise on Pacific Dawn with P&O and wanted a cruise departure from Brisbane. Papua New Guinea wasn't even on our radar but the dates aligned and we thought 'why not'? We ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Cruisin Chestys

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Pacific Dawn Brisbane to Singapore - Pre Refurb August 2019

Our 1st ever cruise was some 10/12 years ago on P&O Pacific Star. Well, haven't things changed (for the better). We were very happy with the offering from P&O and in particular the crew on board the ship. They were ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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jennys39

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not even a cyclone could stop a great time

We were supposed to cruise on the 24th February, but a cyclone off the Brisbane coast stopped that. We managed to get out of port on the 27th instead. Great communication from Princess but alas we missed the South ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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KerryD1

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Curtis Stone where were you?

Decided to take hubby on a 14 day cruise to NZ for his 60th birthday and had a great time. Our room A302 [Aloha Deck] While small had everything we needed [an amazingly comfy bed, lovely balcony to have breakfast & ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Bundy138

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Papau New Guinea cruise on the Aria

New cruise, wanted to go snorkelling and swim with dolphins. the boat was very small but loved the room configuration as bunk beds were seperate from the adults bed. Our room 6088 was great!, good convenient spot. ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Hamish51

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Just for relaxation.

We are regular cruisers. We like to have a change of environment about twice a year. There was no special reason for this particular cruise. It just happened to be about the right time of the year for us. We ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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kezcountry

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

First timer on Princess

Chose this cruise with sister in law for her 60th birthday. Can't fault the staff they were brilliant and dining waiters made our experience a very fun and memorable one which we looked forward to each evening. ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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johne01

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Barrier Reef Cruise on Sea Princess 7 Days

My wife and I wanted to see Cairns Australia and travel on the Kuranda railway. We selected this cruise for this purpose, but unfortunately the ship could not dock in Cairns because of high winds. This also applied ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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paulhiggins

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Food & Movie Nights

Family & Friends were cruising together, When we dined at the water front for dinner the service some nights was quite annoying night 1 we waited for 15 minits for a drinks waiter to turn up but out meals arrived ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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roks

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Spur of the moment break

We were lucky enough to get a last minute deal for a quad cabin which worked out roughly to be $63 pp per day making it a very cheap holiday for our family of 1 adult, and 3 children. We've never cruised P&O before ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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pat1958

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

The new p&o

Having cruised on P&O in the past...Jewel..Dawn...Pearl.. I them went to Princess, Royal Carribean looking for a bit more wow factor... bigger fancier ships. I was intrigued with the new P&O brand, but reading all ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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theholistictraveller

4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

21st Birthday Cruise

We booked this to celebrate my brother's 21st birthday. I didn't have high expectations because I have heard from other family members that P & O isn't as good as other cruise lines. I was pleasantly surprised. ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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RubyRob

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Great cruise but could have been better

This was my 5th cruise and 4th time to the first three islands on this cruise, I was really looking forward to the last two islands. On the whole the service was good or as good as my first cruise a few things let ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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jack001963

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Had a great time overall

We found the ship in good order the room was nice and the stewards did a good job we tiped and left timtams, Dining was good at the"Waterfront restaurant"their service was frendly and prompt,The Pantry was ok food ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Andromeda_Infusion

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

We loved this ship and had a great time

We have sailed on quite a few cruise lines and always come back to Princess. This was our first time on the Sun Princess, We had booked an obstructed view guaranteed cabin and we were allocated D605, More details ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Barbie Baker

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Excellent staff

My sisters and i cruised to the Whitsundays with our 90 year old parents who were celebrating their 70th wedding anniversary. All the staff were absolutely fantastic .. smiling, friendly, helpful, nothing was too ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Kccruiser11

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Refurbished Ship with great family atmosphere

We are very happy with our choice to cruise as a family on the Dawn. We had 3 kids - 16, 9, 6 and there really was activities catered to all three age groups. Highlights: Interconnecting Oceanview rooms ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Westcliffgirl

3 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Two night cruise Brisbane to Sydney

My husband and I plus two young adults booked this cruise last minute as it was such a good offer. We had never chosen interior cabins before but everything else was fully booked. We did not get to choose our cabins ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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beverley66

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Pleasantly Surprised

I booked this cruise for my elderly mum, my sister and her grown up family and myself and my 18 year old daughter. This is my 5th cruise. I was very apprehensive about this cruise ship. I had read some ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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firsttimecruiser2017

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

First cruise, nothing to compare it to, but we were very impressed!

As stated, this was our first cruise, so I have nothing by which to make a comparison. I must admit after reading the many reviews the ship has been given, we were a little trepidatious about our booking. We are ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Allawah

8 Reviews Written

69 Helpful Votes

Great cruise but a few things lacking

We have sailed with Princess many times and always enjoyed ourselves. Sea Princess is a little old in places but slowly going through a refurbishment one bit at a time. Last time with sailed on this ship was Sep15 ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Bobbright51

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Staff

Just back from an eight day cruise to the South Pacific. What a wonderful time we had. Couldn't ask for anything more from the crew and the facilities on board. My only negatives and perhaps I am being harsh was ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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I like sausages

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

New Zealand great.....some disappointments onboard

Well overall the ship was well run except for the tendering to shore at 2 ports......very slow and many people missed out......this particular cruise had a very high percentage of very elderly and infirm ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Wobby77

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great cruise, great staff, great food, great trip

By Far my most enjoyable family cruise. Our room attendant was fantastic, the food attendants in the Windjammer were on top of the food, cleanliness and drink service. The variety of foods to choose from was ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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motherduck01

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great time

We embarked in Brisbane having booked our cruise 12 month ahead and I am glad we did as I talked to a few people from Brisbane, Harvey Bay and other places in Queensland who had to fly to Sydney to get on the ship ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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