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Honolulu to Australia & New Zealand Celebrity Solstice Cruise Reviews

Celebrity
Celebrity Solstice
Australia & New Zealand
Honolulu

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36 Honolulu to Australia & New Zealand Celebrity Solstice Cruise Reviews


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teamflames

25 Reviews Written

167 Helpful Votes

Amazing cruise!

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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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We Like Cruises

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Lack Luster - Very Average

Where do you Start.? The Good - The Staterooms ( Balcony) are bigger than other cruise lines - The corridors are bigger - The Captain was outstanding. in communication and very funny. That unfortunately is where ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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DancersImage

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Solstice needs a refurbishment. Outstanding Crew

We recently traveled from Honolulu to Sydney, Australia on the Solstice. We were in Aqua Class and as usual the food and service in Blu was excellent. We were very pleased with the stateroom attendant who was ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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lowermark60

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Superb crew

Our experience aboard the Celebrity Solstice was wonderful, despite there being 12 sea days throughout our cruise the options for entertainment were wonderful, you could be continuously entertained or you could ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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sezhome

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Captive days at sea

PROS: I have to disagree with many of the reviews that decried the quality of the dining. We found dinner to be quite pleasant, even if the menu did become a little repetitive. Our waiter and assistant waiter were ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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SamAndNancy

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Hawaii to Australia – Nov 2017

Cabin: Cabin 9191, an outside balcony on the port side, had plenty of room and the most well-designed bathroom we’ve seen on a cruise ship, with more storage space than we needed and a shower big enough that you ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Sandypop

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, doesn’t make up for boring days at sea

Chose this cruise for itinerary and package deal through travel agency. 1) Lacking in day time entertainment & activities. By 5th sea day, was bored. After 9th, weather cold and couldn’t go by the pool, I ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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seahappy08

5 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Exotic Places to Visit!

I had a special birthday and this cruise and the next one gave me exotic places to visit with little effort. Loved the ports of call. The islands in French Polynesia were truly beautiful. We had no trouble ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Heff60

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Couldn't fault Celebrity Solstice

Have just arrived back from the 18 night Tahitian cruise from Hawaii across to Sydney and have to give the greatest praise for the staff of this wonderful ship. In perspective we are a couple in our mid 50's ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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TY13LOR

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Wonderful honeymoon with some great staff.

We had some niggles/problems during the first few days of our cruise: butler was rather absent, especially when time to help us unpack, non-existent staff on deck 16 when sunbathing and wanting a drink, or even a ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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GEcruzer

7 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Celebrity drops the ball on its Tahitian Treasures re positioning cruise.

Having sailed on Celebrity’s Eclipse last year on the Baltic I was expecting the same high standard on her sister ship Solstice, well nothing could be further from the truth. The overall vibe of the ship was a ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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amtb76

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Review for Celebrity Solstice cruise (18 nights from Honolulu to Syndney)

The cruise provides tons of entertainment. The one I personally enjoyed the most is the "Hot Glass Show". You can listen to Jazz on the lawn with lit-up candle lights around you. Very cool. I also enjoyed the ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Frogfan

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Very good cruise

We wanted to go to New Zealand and Australia. Overall we enjoyed the trip. However, we generally prefer smaller ships. For this trip, the Solstice was a good choice. Our room was a designated handicapped room ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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The Bez

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Bez's Cruise of a Lifetime!

We took this October 2013 cruise as a honeymoon cruise, even though we were married in Jamaica in September 2012. It gave us the chance to visit Hawaii, Tahiti, Bora Bora, Moorea, Auckland, Bay of Islands and ...
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Sail Date October 2013


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Jacko8

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Celebrity Solstice

Celebrity Solstice, 18 night Tahitian Treasures Cruise, October 2 2015 Our decision to take this cruise was based on the glowing reports of the ship Celebrity Solstice. We had some years ago travelled Celebrity ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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boomer5229

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First and Last Time

We just returned from our cruise on Celebrity Solstice and can say that we will never sail on them again. While the ship is well maintained and easy to get around, the customer service, staff knowledge, and prices ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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mwsadler

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Honolulu to Sydney

We decided on cruising back home from Honolulu but would not do it again, we had 11 days at sea and apart from Tahiti it was about the only time to swim or sun bake. We were over welled by the bar prices some ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Anthonia

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Transpacific Crossing

We sailed on the Celebrity Solstice from Honolulu to Sydney on the 2nd of October 2015, the Ship was magnificent, staterooms large bathrooms beyond expectation, the cleanliness all over the ship outstanding. ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Bungendore

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Excellent Ship. Excellent General Staff. Hotel Management - Fail

Firstly, we loved the ship. The Solstice is immaculate, well looked after, public and cabins beautifully done. The restaurants were very very good considering the turnover. We never had an even ordinary meal - the ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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Perthguy

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Tahitian Treasures October 2015

We were pleasantly surprised by the standard of the ship and the service we received from every staff member we encountered. This was our first cruise and will be hard to beat. Food was "wow" in Blu and well ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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PeterReeves

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Money Grabbing Cruise

Having done 20 cruises went on a celebrity cruise in April for the first time and will certainly be the last no Laundrette on board, could not bring a travelling iron on-board. Drinks very expensive $12 for a small ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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brie1951

1 Review Written

Not a creme de la cruise!

My husband and I were told by our travel agent that this would be our creme de la creme cruise. Unfortunately, this was the worst bang for our buck of a life time of cruising. Water @$5.75 a bottle. Bingo cards ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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Vloot

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

South Pacific Paradise

This was our second cruise on Celebrity and first the Solstice and was truly as magical and memorable for a lifetime. Cruising with liner like Celebrity for us is the only way to holiday in the future. Unpacking ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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craftychic

1 Review Written

Celebrity off my list

This was our 2nd cruise with Celebrity.1st one was on Millennium.Our fond memories of that ship/cruise led us to return.We have sailed several Princess and RCL cruises in the past. The most disappointing feature ...
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Sail Date October 2014


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CK57

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Super Solstice

The ship layout is very easy to get around and ability to get from front of ship to rear without changing levels was a nice change. Overall food was above scale, and options for finer dining was a nice option for a ...
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Sail Date October 2014


Celebrity Solstice Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.4
Dining4.54.1
Entertainment4.53.8
Public Rooms5.04.6
Fitness Recreation5.04.1
Family4.04.5
Enrichment5.03.8
Service5.04.4
Value For Money4.54
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