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Brisbane to Australia & New Zealand Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews
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161 reviews
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"I cannot fault the embarkation, it was quick and easy. Cannot fault the staff. Everyone was extremely pleasant. Cannot fault the cleanliness.....cabin and all amenities were spotless. We had a balcony cabin, it..."Read More
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Stargatefan

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

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Wouldn't use Princess again

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saffy 117

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

We chose this cruise as we were going to Australia and wanted to visit New Zealand whilst we were in that part of the world. So we went to Brisbane to board the ship and first of all it was a fiasco at the port, there seemed no organisation and there were queues galore and nobody seemed to know why. Anyway after a very, very long wait we eventually boarded the ship, the SEA PRINCESS which seemed ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Departure Port: Port Canaveral (Orlando)

Cabin Type: Interior


Train trip to Arthurs Pass a highlight of the Cruise

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Wally cowin

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

My first Princess cruise and loved every minute. The inside cabin on deck 12 handy to the great outdoors, bar, buffets, and lifts down into the ship. The food in the Horizon Court was better than expexted savoring 21 differenr soups in 14 days,the clam chowder outstanding. The french onion soup in the Traviata dining room highly recommended. The New Zealand lamb in Sterling Steakhouse ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Departure Port: Port Canaveral (Orlando)

Cabin Type: Interior

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Sea Princess Cruise NZ in February

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PBMCM

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Always wanted to see New Zealand and we thought that a cruise would provide the best opportunity to visit the various regions. We took the New Zealand 15 day cruise with Princess and were booked on the Sea Princess. While we enjoyed all of the Ports of Call and tours there were some negative aspects to our cruise. We had never sailed on the Sun Princess but were aware it was smaller than ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Departure Port: Port Canaveral (Orlando)

Cabin Type: Balcony


We loved the ship

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Midolo60

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

We think the crew and the activities supplied for the cruise were fanastic. The choice of dining was outstanding and well presented. Overall good value and a great holiday. We would sail on her again. We think Princess cruises have a good understanding of our needs and catered to perfection, so that our holiday was an excellent experience. The cabin was well serviced each day and Steward thought ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Departure Port: Port Canaveral (Orlando)

Cabin Type: Interior

1 Helpful Vote


Service was the highlight

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TezzaPel

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

I rated the cruise as Very Good, but it was between Average and Very Good. As with most cruises, there were good and bad experiences, and some that were OK, but could do with a re-think. We booked late in the year, and got an inside cabin at a very good price. We had Anytime Dining and could generally get a table (around 7.45 pm). We liked our waiters on the second night so we asked to be ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Departure Port: Port Canaveral (Orlando)

Cabin Type: Interior

18 Helpful Votes


Princess is still okay value for money but has gone downhill in the last 2 years

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Dan Donoghue

6-10 Cruises

Age 40s

We have done this cruise a number of times and we love it however, in January 2019 we noticed a sharp decline in the food on the ship in comparison to prior years, we cruised on the same ship again in December 2019 and unfortunately the food was pretty woeful again. It would be better to raise the price by a couple of hundred bucks and keep the food as amazing as it used to be instead of just ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Departure Port: Port Canaveral (Orlando)

Cabin Type: Balcony


Average on ship, some interesting points of interest at ports.

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LYNNE Frances

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Chose this cruise for family of 8. Three children under 18, parents in 40’s and grandparents over 60. We grandparents have spent much time on Sea Princess, each sailing we notice the cut downs everywhere - staff, indifferent service by some, lousy movies on deck and on cabin TV’s. Very little for under 18’s unless in kids club. Also for the under 50’s. Still the same ‘games’ etc. very little ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Departure Port: Port Canaveral (Orlando)

Cabin Type: Balcony

Traveled with children


First and Last Princess Cruise

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NormanNInglis

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We chose Princess Cruises because we wanted to see New Zealand. This was our 9th Ocean Cruise with various cruise lines, and we have also been on 10 River Cruises, mostly with Viking. We chose Anytime Dining, not wanting the alternatives of either an early sitting (5:30pm) or a late sitting (7:45pm) and not wanting to use the buffet on Deck 14. We had to wait outside the dining room, sometimes ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Departure Port: Port Canaveral (Orlando)

Cabin Type: Interior

3 Helpful Votes


Good itinerary but dated ship

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Coltsneck

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

This was a 13 day New Zealand cruise with Brisbane to Brisbane port. Of the 13 days, six were at sea so there wasn’t a lot of time allocated for shore excursions. Ship capacity was about 2,000 and it was pretty booked. I was disappointed in the overall look of the ship as it is in need of a renovation. Some common areas had rust and stains and dated furnishings. Our balcony stateroom was decent ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Departure Port: Port Canaveral (Orlando)

Cabin Type: Balcony


Not the best cruise I have been on

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terry.v

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

This was a 7 night cruise from Brisbane to Cairns & return We have been on many cruises over the years, so I can compare with some reference to other cruises & companies. Boarding at Portside terminal was reasonably fast without issue, even though the terminal is a bit tired, still the new terminal next year should improve things. We booked a stateroom with a balcony, midship forward on ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Departure Port: Port Canaveral (Orlando)

Cabin Type: Balcony

8 Helpful Votes


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