Picked this cruise as we have been to NZ before and many times to Sydney in Australia and have seen the cruise ships docked at the Rocks and thought wow to sail in would be an amazing thing (and it was) the whole cruise was fantastic we ... Read More
I was on my honey moon and beyond excited because I had never been to Australia or New Zeland ...... We bought Aqua Class and the first day everything went smoothly... however, we woke up the second day and realized in horror that we ... Read More
We like RCL but after arranging to cruise to Oz we were unable to find an RCL ship but thought Celebrity would be a great choice as it is supposed to be upscale from RCL. Now we never expect to travel without something going wrong but this ... Read More
i frequently cruise with celebrity and past experience has been excellent. this sailing fell short of meeting expectations because of all the extreme (albeit, necessary) measures that were in place because of an outbreak of ... Read More
My wife and I chose this cruise because we had such a good experience on the Millenium to Alaska in 2015. The New Zealand cruise started off poorly. We started receiving emails that our boarding time was being pushed later and later due ... Read More
We chose this cruise as the itinerary suited us, and the length of time on a ship. We chose to embark in our home town of Melbourne, as I didn't see the point in paying for two air fares just to sit on the ship for two extra nights. I ... Read More
We had a delayed departure in Sydney due to extra sanitisation of the ship due to norovirus. This was communicated via email to us the day before but also advised of further delay on the day of embarkation. It was hot in Sydney that day so ... Read More
In our opinion the cruise had its ups and downs several which I will mention here.
We flew into Sydney 5 days before the cruise and wish we had come over even earlier as we felt like there was a lot we didn't get to see in Sydney and ... Read More
As usual, the staff on the Solstice lived up to our expectations of outstanding service. The Ship is in very good shape although our cruise had to endure long lines getting checked in due to delayed boarding caused by Norovirus that was ... Read More
The Solstice is a beautiful grand ship. We had wonderful cruise despite the outbreak of Norovirus. Yes we embarked later than usual due to the enhanced cleaning, and yes, everywhere you went you were strongly encouraged to use hand ... Read More
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