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Celebrity Australia & New Zealand Cruise Reviews

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268 Celebrity Australia & New Zealand Cruise Reviews


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Msgoldenhair

3 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Well done Captain Alex and team...an excellent cruise

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We flew from Sydney to Auckland via Air New Zealand and stayed three nights at the Sofitel property Grand Windsor in Queen St. We had breakfast included and there were plenty of restaurants and cafes nearby for ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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Rishigudka

12 Reviews Written

55 Helpful Votes

Brilliant Final cruise before coronavirus shut down!

We flew from London to Auckland via Emirates. Everything ran as per schedule and we arrived in New Zealand 3 days prior to the cruise. It took about an hour or so to go through immigration and customs before leaving ...
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Sail Date March 2020


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whitbob

5 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

New Zealand - Trip was Top Notch

We have sailed on 4 Celebrity ships all in Aquaclass, and enjoy the access to BLU as well as the Spa amenities. We chose Solstice for the itinerary, as New Zealand was on the bucket list. We stayed in Auckland, on ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Gunda A

3 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Only complaint is we had to get off!

This is the second time we have travelled on Celebrity Solstice, and again, we had a faultless experience. We travelled with another couple, so we experienced both the suite and a balcony cabin. ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Seafarer20

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Never dine alone, noise and quiet contemplation

We had the pleasure of taking our fourth cruise on the Celebrity Solstice in Dec 2019; on this occasion Syd-Syd via Noumea and Vanuatu for 9 nights. Sea conditions were superb, didn’t feel like we were at sea. ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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RiverEagle

2 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

Solstice... grand and elegant cruising!

In summary I'd highly recommend Celebrity Solstice. We were fortunate enough to sail in the Sky Class Suite. (To date we have done a balcony stateroom, Concierge Class & Royal Suite so we have good points of ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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ludicat

3 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Excellent nine night cruise in South Pacific

Booked a Celebrity Suite (CS) for the first time on a very good Last minute deal having been in Balcony, Aqua and Concierge on previous cruises on Solstice. It included all the perks with premium drinks package, ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Peterseremet

6 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Back to Back Great Cruises

We took a 4-day cruise out of Sydney to Melbourne on 10/11, than stayed on ship for 12-day cruise 10/15 to east coast of Australia and Great Barrier Reef. We are longtime Celebrity cruisers, and were somewhat ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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hdsz064

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Very nice every day except one night

People both on and off the ship were so kind and helpful. Always smiling and wanting to know if you need something. You almost would have thought they were smoking something to be so gracious. Out of 30+ cruises we ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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teamflames

25 Reviews Written

167 Helpful Votes

Amazing cruise!

My wife and I have spent more than 300 days at sea on a variety of lines. This was our 6th Celebrity cruise and probably our best one. We sailed on the Eclipse earlier in the year, while nothing was wrong with that ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Cruise___master

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great cruise

We had always wanted to visit New Zealand and this cruise allowed us to sample this amazing country. The whole experience that The Solstice offered was first class. We stayed on deck 9 mid ships in a good sized ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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felicityd

4 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Fantastic time on Solstice

We had this cruise booked almost two years in advance, in order to secure an accessible room. We picked this cruise as we had previously cruised NZ but had a lot of ports cancelled, so we decided to try again as we ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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C1deb

4 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise, Great Staff

We chose this cruise for its itenenary, and the duration and of course the ship, we loved everything about the cruise, all the staff on board were excellent everywhere we went we encountered helpful, happy staff ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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MandL

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

The Perfect Destination, Exceeded our Expectations!

You either love cruising or you hate it, and we are one of those couples who absolutely love it! You unpack once and if you find a place you really like, you can come back to it later. We try to take at least one ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Worldtvlr

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

A great time down under aboard the Celebrity Solstice

INTRO My wife and I went on a 16-night cruise aboard the Celebrity Solstice out of Auckland, NZ with ports of call in New Zealand (Tauranga, Napier, Picton, Wellington) and Australia (Sydney, Hobart, Adelaide and ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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karenj1

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Celebrity Solstice Cruise you really need to try

just wanted to provide some feed back from my perspective. The first cruise we did was on P&O and we were thrilled to be going on our first ever totally child free holiday. After having 7 children now all grown ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Harveybulldog

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Stunning scenery in New Zealand

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary. We had not been to these destinations before and this cruise offered us just what we wanted. The crew was really friendly and most of them always acknowledged us and ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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AnniK

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful cruise experience

Choose the cruise because we wanted to see New Zealand but the cruise line Celebrity was recommended by the travel agent . Well recommended, Celebrity Solstice was perfect for us, not too big but big enough to have ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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roselilyoz

22 Reviews Written

71 Helpful Votes

Could not fault this cruise!

We were interested to try a Celebrity cruise out of Australia, and this one offered an interesting itinerary as it visited Newcastle and Hobart as well as New Zealand ports. Embarkation was quick but we had special ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Ned Flanders

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

A Special Christmas

My wife & I were fortunate enough to have enjoyed (for $75) a TA ship's tour, including coach travel & lunch, on the Solstice whilst it was in port in Sydney just prior to Christmas in 2017. That sold us & shortly ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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avonleanz

3 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Refined and relaxed with an excellent crew!

We booked this cruise to unwind from a busy and stressful year, and tied it in to allow us to see friends and family in NZ. The package included Classic beverage, which we upgraded to Premium before we departed, ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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iimAshe

1 Review Written

Ten Days of Paradise

going around new zealand was wonderful watching as depart was so cool! we enjoyed ourselves so much, we got spoiled rotten by the staff ,the Elton jack show was amazing , Picton and Akaroa are gorgeous, the food ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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sandra.pirri

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great holiday on a wonderful ship!

My husband and I chose this ship as we heard a lot of good things about it so we decided to try it out on the Sydney to Auckland journey. We were not disappointed! This is our 6th cruise and I must say it was one of ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Cloney2018

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

AMAZING

This is our first ever cruise and I must admist we were sceptical ! But having spoken to our travel agent and told her the areas we wanted to visit she, without hesitation recommended the Celebrity Solstice 12 Night ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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gragra48

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Cruising New Zealand

I chose the Sydney to Auckland cruise on Celebrity Solstice to celebrate our 50th Wedding anniversary. The service and other features of the cruise justified my choice. This was our second cruise on Solstice, the ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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