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Celebrity Solstice Review

5.0 / 5.0
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Brilliant Final cruise before coronavirus shut down!

Review for Celebrity Solstice to Australia & New Zealand
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10+ Cruises • Age 40s

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Sail Date: Mar 2020
Cabin: Deluxe Veranda 2B

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 the airport. However apart from usual bag checks no other checks like temperature monitoring were being carried out at the airport. We were transferred to our central Auckland hotel called Citylife heritage hotel.

We were given a one bedroom suite on one of the top floors of this hotel which had beautiful views of the city and harbour. We had breakfast included at the hotel which was great and there were plenty of restaurants and cafes nearby for lunches and dinners. The hotel was in a great location, situated on the main shopping street, Queen street. Sky tower was 5 mins walk away.

We spent the next 3 days sightseeing around Auckland. Took hop on hop off bus to tour around Auckland, went up the sky tower for great views of the city, took a ferry to Devonport for views of Auckland from Mount Victoria. Also visited museum and botanic gardens.

Cabin Review

Deluxe Veranda 2B

Large cabin with good size balcony (with 2 retracting chairs) and lovely bathroom with shower cubicle. Glass doors rather than curtains. Large interactive tv and sofa

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