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89 Coral Expeditions Cruise Reviews


Whodvthought avatar

Whodvthought

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Breathtaking 10 days

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The Kimberley sounded an interesting place to visit and to do it by ship seemed a great idea. As we read the details, the trip sounded more and more interesting. We were lucky enough to get a last minute ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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brombone

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

NAME THAT AMAZING CREW

When I look at any review of the Expedition 1, the word "amazing" is used countless times to describe the crew. Thus I am going to mention the most amazing crew that looked after my old school friend Jenny and I ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Jopoole

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Exceptional boutique cruising experience

We wanted a small boat experience in The Kimberley region which would enable us to learn about and explore the region close up. We wanted a good level of comfort and our research led us to Coral Discoverer. ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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libbywebb

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Whole Cruise

To do a Kimberley Cruise/Expedition has been on my 'bucket list' for sometime!! We have seen the area from the Gibb river Rd, and from the coast - fantastic. This was made all the better with the Expedition staff, ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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birdsworthlongfellow

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Kimberley cruise - Darwin to Broome

This cruise was our 'trip of a lifetime' and it lived up to every expectation. The crew were polite, friendly and exceptionally helpful from the time we boarded the ship in Darwin until be disembarked in Broome. ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Grey Nomad 48

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Lemonade from Lemons

This cruise is over the Great Barrier Reef. Early April is risky weather-wise and we hit rough seas. The captain and crew came up with a plan to head south where the weather was better and to cruise backwards. We ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Ann arson

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The very best way to experience the Great Barrier Reef!

We were told about this cruise by a couple we met in Sydney 2 years ago and thought it would be an ideal end to our next New Zealand trip, as we've always wanted to see the GBR. We enjoyed every minute of our 4 ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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goodto sail

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A Boutique of a Cruiser

For many, a cruise means a huge ship, large crowd and the related stuffs therein. Then there is the other type of cruise: a small boat with a small number of guests, friendly staff and meticulous personal attention. ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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rewhite

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

GBR Experience

My wife and I took the 4 night 3 day north leg of this cruise. It was fabulous. Coral expeditions is a small ship and our cruise was not full; just 17 passengers and 12 crew. You take this cruise to experience ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Goudejr

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great Barrier Reef

I have always dreamed of snorkelling on the Great Barrier Reef but as I am not a strong swimmer and hate sea water I thought it was only a dream! Well I was wrong! I went on this cruise expecting to do the next best ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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swimwonder

1 Review Written

Seeing the Great Barrier Reef, learning all about it, snorkelling etc.

We chose this cruise because you would be able to cruise around the Great Barrier Reef learning all about it and for the snorkelling, Scuba diving and looking at the coral through a glass bottom boat, so that all ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Bryan Soper

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The Great Barrier Reef Delivered

Always wanted to see the Great Barrier Reef? Then this cruise should be on your radar. Very nice cabin with a big bathroom designed for post snorkel and beach going. Great water pressure and a clothes line in the ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Suffolk Codger

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Gets to places others never go.

Great small boat/ship cruise. Only 16 guests on board. Excellent excursions. Knowledgeable guides/experts. Got to places others never reach. Great food. Needed some persuasion to get the skipper to go to Port ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Linda-s

1 Review Written

A cruise like no other

This is the ONLY way to see the Barrier Reef. We headed first to Lizard island and had a gentle introduction to diving and snorkelling from the beach. We then proceeded over the next few days to a number of pristine ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Miriam Faine

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A novel way to see remote Tasmania

Small boat cruising is relatively new in Australia but it's a great way to reach remote destinations. This summer cruise in Tasmania took us to Port Davey in the South Western wilderness where believe it or not we ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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cklonowski

1 Review Written

A Highlight of Extended Trip Down Under

My wife and I have not been on many cruise ships, preferring independent travel and small venues over the crowded, packaged ships we see so often in port at home (San Francisco USA). The sailing on the Coral Ex II ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Wowo

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

What a way to experience The Great Barrier Reef

Everything to do with embarkation and disembarkation was smooth. The ship is relatively small and there were under 30 passengers on board. A good number as we got to meet everyone. The cabin we had was small but ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Helen B.

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Nothing but Superlatives for Coral Expeditions

This cruise was an opportunity to see a different view of some of Tasmania's iconic and remote locations - up close and personal, but still in comfort. If you enjoy travelling in a small group rather than a crowd, ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Les Thain

1 Review Written

A Most Amazing Experience

Recommended by our travel agent Kyah Rook at Escape Travel Shellharbour. We cannot speak too highly of our cruise,personnel, food,cabin, organisation, exploring the Barrier Reef at our age (78 & 75) we were ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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dirko

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Four Nights on Great Barrier Reef in Perfect Conditions

This was my second cruise on this ship. It is very comfortable, with excellent service, but without being pretentious. The cabins are comfortable, with shower and toilet, and storage under the bed for empty ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Annie Callander

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

I would do this again!

We are not typical cruise travellers but an opportunity arose to sail with Coral Expeditions ll and I am so glad we went. Embarkation was simple ,the ship has its own wharf space, so our arrival and delivery of ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Danish woman

1 Review Written

A fantastic cruise on Great Barrier Reef

The cruise was absolutely fantastic! It's a nice ship with good cabins, the staff is very friendly, the food is really good and the snorkling on the different destinations of The Great Barrier Reef, that we visited, ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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pollysfollyau

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The daily boat trips to interesting places

My Wife chose this cruise as I have limited mobility though not in need of aids . I was most impressed by the attention of the staff not only the waitresses and other cabin staff but the whole crew were extremely ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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dirko

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Lizard Island snorkelling was the highlight.

Wanted to spend overnights on the Great Barrier Reef. This cruise visited both islands and reefs, with overnights off both. The crew were profession, friendly and cheerful. The meals were five star. Drinks were ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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mras90@hotmail.com

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Exceptional Cruise

I chose this cruise because we enjoy small ship travel and we wanted many opportunities to snorkel on the Great Barrier Reef during the cruise. From the moment we arrived at the berth, the staff were friendly, ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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