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Cairns Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Cairns

Traveler rating

Excellent

5

Average

2

Poor

1

Terrible

2

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

13

Family Cruises

10

Romantic Cruises

9

Luxury Cruises

8

First-Time Cruisers

4

10 Cairns Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


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dawn.nicholson@ymail.com

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Amazing PNG and great family experience

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We had heard some not great reviews of P&O, but loved the idea of PNG as a destination. We have cruised four times before and we thought P&O was great. We loved the Australian feel of the ship, the smaller size, ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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asimpsonNZ

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Disappointing experience for cruise veterans

6-24 August. Leaking old ship poorly maintained. During the voyage constant leaks could be seen coming from overhead Water Tanks (so we were told). Drying machines and buckets were placed in hallway (Deck 9) We ...
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Sail Date August 2017


Annie777 avatar

Annie777

2 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Cannot fault anything.

I have been reading reviews of Pacific Eden for over a year now, & based on our recent experience, I believe P&O have addressed all of the issues people were complaining about. We did the 7 night Nov 4th PNG trip ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Sallypace_007

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Pacific Eden needs to be retired!

The terminal in Cairns did a great job on embarkation and disembarkation the staff were professional and friendly. The gang plank was quite steep and difficult for some older passengers. On this cruise we visited ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Bannerlynn

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Relaxing Pacific Eden

We were very pleasantly surprised with Pacific Eden After reading a lot of poor reviews, we did not have high expectations for the cruise. The staff were by welcoming, our cabin was clean and we'll set out. We ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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RJQuan

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

How Travel was Meant to Be at Summer Camp for Grown-ups!

This cruise was fantastic! It took my wife and I back to how travel used to be, and is meant to be! The things that make this trip exceptional are the staff, destination, and fellow cruisers. To give you an idea ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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foursheetstothewind

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Do NOT waste your money on a "stateroom"

We chose this cruise to experience snorkeling on the Great Barrier Reef on a live-aboard. Embarkation on April 1st went smoothly, although there was a slight wait in getting onboard, during which we were advised ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Calpespain

11 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Pacific Dawn Out of Brisbane

Pacific Dawn: P&O Australia. Sail date 21st May 2011, 11 nights New Caledonia & Vanuatu. After reading past reviews of this ship and after viewing past drunken passengers videos on youtube, we were a little hesitant ...
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Sail Date May 2011


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molliemo

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Terrible food and lacklustre music

Apart from one restaurant, dining is ‘food hall’ standard at best. Fatty, overcooked, unappetising, food, luke warm on cold plates and in some cases inedible. Nothing ‘fresh’ or nutritious. Been on many ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Cruiselkm

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

My daughters 13th birthday cruise to PNG. Perfection plus!

Hi everyone My daughter and I have returned back to Cairns after 7 days on the Pacific Eden for her voyage to PNG for my daughters 13th birthday and it was absolutely amazing. Unfortunately, the weather prevented ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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