1 Helpful Vote
Sail Date: November 2017
We chose this cruise because it was a short break that left from Melbourne on dates that suited us. We travelled as 2 couples and 1 child, this was our 11th cruise (we've cruised 5 different cruise lines, 8 different ships). We ate ... Read More
Sail Date: November 2017
Ship was old but good. Cabin was clean. Cabin stewards were friendly and helpful. Loved the towel animals. The pantry food was cold at times but good. Loved the way the food in the pantry was set up not to keen on buffets the food was ... Read More
1 Helpful Vote
Sail Date: November 2017
My wife and I with two other couples enjoyed a long boozy weekend aboard the Pacific Jewel. Boarding and disembarkation went smoothly. No fan fair like other longer P & O cruises. We were happy about that. Our cabin on the 5th floor ... Read More
8 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: October 2017
This was our third cruise with P&O and our our 13th in total. There were four of us on the trip (a 4 day comedy themed cruise from Auckland to Sydney), my wife and I and my sister and brother-in-law who were taking their first ... Read More
2 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: October 2017
I chose the option of a cruise so I didn't have to negotiate the tedious rigors of airport security and the daily pains of finding a place to eat and another to visit to fill in my holiday. I work long hours normally and get very little ... Read More
Sail Date: October 2017
Having sailed on the Paciifc Dawn out of Brisbane last year, we wanted to save travel costs and sail from our home port in NZ. Cruise departed from Akl and have to say embarkation was much simplier and efficient in Auckland. Disembarkation ... Read More
4 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: September 2017
We chose this cruise as a fun school holidays kick-off for ourselves, our 9 year old son and 3 other families with similar age kids. Was meant to be a Comedy cruise - but, for us at least, it was more of a family fun cruise. We've been ... Read More
2 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: September 2017
This was the the worst P O cruise I have done Fiji and Tonga just a bad destination. Had 100% refund on the snorkeling trip from hell in Vava'a Tonga the shore tour guide told me that they had had 87 complaints on these island tours and ... Read More
8 Helpful Votes
Sail Date: September 2017
I have only been on premium cruise lines and had never considered the local P&O line but wanted to experience a few days away with my daughter and two grandsons at a reasonable price. It was with much excitement that my boys first saw ... Read More
Pacific Jewel Ratings
Category Editor Member
Cabins 3.0 3.8
Dining 4.0 3.3
Entertainment 4.0 3.6
Public Rooms 3.0 3.6
Fitness Recreation 3.0 3.1
Family 4.0 3.1
Shore Excursion 3.0 3.2
Enrichment 4.0 3.0
Service 4.0 3.7
Value For Money 4.0 3.4
Rates 3.0 3.7

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