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Brisbane Spring Break Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Brisbane

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Excellent

6

Very Good

10

Average

7

Poor

5

Terrible

3

Cruise type

Family Cruises

255

Senior Cruises

118

Romantic Cruises

88

Entertainment Cruises

66

Spring Break Cruises

31

31 Brisbane Spring Break Cruises Cruise Reviews


Det Retals avatar

Det Retals

4 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Never again

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This was our second cruise on this ship, the first was a disappointment as you will see in our previous review but we wanted to go to Cairns and couldn’t fly so it was Hobson’s choice. We had a balcony cabin ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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ellemaytravel

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

PNG islands are gorgeous.

We found the embarkation to be okay but it didn't run as smoothly as Sydney. ( our hometown). The ship Aria we found to be very small compared to other cruise ships we have been on. These are the points we ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Sue Ebert

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

New Zealand cruise

First time traveling to New Zealand and first time on Princess line. Unexpected problem at the start and cruise cut short by 3 days due to cyclone.. can't help the weather. Just myself and best friend on this trip. ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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rampage67

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointed!

We chose this cruise as a family and for the Ports....Airley Beach....Cairns and Willis Island. The stop overs were fantastic... no complaints there...food on the cruise was average except for Angelo's which was to ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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lthom23

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Whitsunday Cruise

We were pleasantly surprised by the Pacific Dawn. We had a balcony, which was very small but the outlook was great. The cabins were clean and had usual 3 star amenities liquid soap, shampoo/conditioner and tissues. ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Cruise Snob 1

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Excellent quality cruise

After being on loads of cruise ships some good but most bad, I have to say Majestic princess was an outstanding surprise. The food quality was excellent even in the buffet.. The bed comfort was the best I have ever ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Blujinja

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Caveat emptor - You Get What You Pay For

The ship is a smaller on then the P&O Jewel and the P&O Dawn which makes it much easier to get around and to learn the lay of the land. Half the amount of passengers, than the Jewel or the Dawn make it infinitely ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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RubyRob

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Small but intimate cruise ship

My wife and I took this 4 night cruise for a short break, I was looking forward to it as we had never cruised on Pacific Aria before, this was my 6th cruise and I must say I enjoyed the ship itself once you've ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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leonkapa

4 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Very friendly and a happy ship

I recently took a 4 day cruise to the whitsundays and was impressed with service,friendliness on this cruise ,from the Maitre D' Karthik the exec chef Jose ,restaurant manager Philipe,head waiters and waiters. on ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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HGD24

5 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Comprehensive Review - "Pacific Dawn"

Comprehensive Review P & O – Pacific Dawn trip to the Pacific Islands. Embarkation day – The luggage was collected at the terminal in a control manner and the check in was also straight forward. ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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gaggs8

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First and Last Cruise

Was very excited as this was my first cruise. Cabin was hot could not sleep. Turned air con to cool still too hot. Entertainment was average. Food was average. Could not sit outside on wooden recliners as people ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Scruffy Mc Duffy

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Warm to cold food & lousy entertainment

We thought it would be good to try the Refurbed Dawn, 1) Cabin was good & the cabin stewards Shava & Hassan were excellent. 2) The overall refurb is good, the old jungle bar now the Oriant was where we spent ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Slinkymalinky

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

A fun weekend getaway 3 night Comedy Cruise

We travelled in a group of 4 couples on this short cruise from Brisbane and had a very good time. The main entertainment was several comedy shows, some rated PG which were (usually) ok for children, and some R ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Loco 1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Old Ship for Long Trips

We chose this cruise over a year ago and surprisingly Princess had double booked our Cabin from Auckland to Sydney. The ship stunk of Sewerage on Deck 7 by the Vista Lounge and they had problems with water leaks ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Tardustraveller

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

First Time on Sun Princess around Whitsundays

It's hard not to compare to previous cruises on Celebrity Solstice but to sum up first Sun Princess is an older ship with older guests. Solstice excels on style and dining but that's not what matters , what does ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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garymit

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

P&O Pacific Dawn

Cabin: My wife and I stayed in cabin 5195 which is a standard oceanview cabin sited at the rearmost starboard side on deck 5. Closet space was OK and our cases stored nicely under the bed. The cabin was clean ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Elcey

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

OK but needs some attention

We chose this cruise as a New Year 'getaway'. We were on Deck 7 cabin D740. The bathroom didn't have a bath that didn't bother us but the size of the bathroom was very very small. The shower curtain was too short ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Kristym06

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Fantastic SeaBreak!

My husband and I went on our first cruise for our 10th Anniversary and it was absolutely amazing. Check in went smoothly, even though they were very busy, the staff were very polite. Embarkation went well, we ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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billandkellie

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Love this ship - sorry to see it go!!!!!!!!

We went on this ship in January 2016 and decided to give it one last go - and just like the first ship was not disappointed. To those people that want to complain about the small stuff the entertainment in the ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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lolly26

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Great for a family reunion if you're aware of all the extras that go along!

First time cruisers - a convenient way to have a family reunion - group of 30. Flew in from Sydney - as we had once lived in Brisbane no need to spend any extra time here - had our embarkation time - not sure why ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Det Retals

4 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Thought we would try P&O again, BIG MISTAKE

We took the cruise because P & O is the only line cruising from Brisbane at this time of year. We decided a few years ago not to cruise with P & O again but in desperation decided to give them another try, this was ...
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Sail Date June 2016


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nitsua123

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Visiting 3 New Countries

We had heard some good reviews about Princess cruises prior to booking. We found the gratuities extreme especially when sailing in Australian waters.We found our suite to be quite OK and the service by staff was ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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northalaskachris

3 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

The worst bed I have ever slept in; it sagged in the middle was very uncomfortable.

I have completed 15 cruises with Princess but this is the worst bed I Have ever slept on whilst on a cruise ship. The Customer services Manager had another mattress placed on the bed to replace the very old one ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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Reesy3

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Legend of the Seas a Real Legend!

This was our second cruise with RCI and found it just as good as the first. Although getting on was slow due to technical issues beyond their control, we were quite happy to sit and wait and meet new cruisers. ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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john@commex.net.au

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Let downs of the Cruise; Good Points

Boarded Brisbane 24th Feb at Grain Terminal !st port of call Cairns Went ashore in large catamaran excellent transport compared to ships tenders 2nd port of call Rabaul We decided to do a shore tour ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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