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P&O Australia Cruise Reviews

P&O Australia
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275 P&O Australia Cruise Reviews


Mary Faith avatar

Mary Faith

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Nothing good about tit!

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Full of complaints about the 'Jewel' which appeared to be no more just a Tasman 'shuttle'. Some parts had been 'refurbished' - still smelled of paint and carpet glue - fumes pervaded our cabin and gave us ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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cruiselover0312

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Perfect Cruise

My husband and I absolutely loved this ship. There were lots of entertainment and there was always something to do. If you are not into their activities, then you can spend your time eating at their amazing ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Exo999

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Awesome 1st cruise for us as a couple

This was our first cruise, just myself and my partner. It was the Fiji Adventure 12 night cruise, sailing on the Pacific Aria. We stayed on deck 6, in cabin 6023, a sort of oceanview cabin but the view looked ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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testert

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

A very good cruise experience

I chose this cruise primarily because it was going to Papua New Guinea (PNG). It was a destination I always wanted to go to and this cruise certainly didn't disappoint. Before I start on my own review, I like ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Pirateexplorer

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Wow beyond our expectations

We booked this cruise for a 50th birthday. 4 girls shared a 4 berth room on deck 5 & 2 girls shared a balcony room. Embarkation was very smooth, recommend choosing the early embarkation time so you have time to ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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marinaantonova

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

P&O Pacific Aria to Papua New Guinea

I personally enjoyed my cruise with my family very much! We spend 10 nights on the Pacific Aria and it was awesome! Cons: -We had to skip one of the islands (Kitava) as the weather of the sea was too strong ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Dulong38

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Now I know (and sometimes why)

P&O Recommend passengers bring two bags: On the night prior to disembarking, passengers are required to leave their luggage outside their room for collection. Instead of thinking I was being efficient with only one ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Sallsanne76

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Fun family holiday

Our 1st cruise and I booked P and O because of their $1 deposit. I've seen and heard many negatives ,particularly the Pacific Dawn. I couldn't fault our cruise at all - and I can be hard to please. But I really ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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bella679

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Best Trip Ever

this cruise was amazing, coming with one side of the family it was a fantastic trip. Everyone was always occupied and the activities couldn't have been better. There were lots of shows to watch and parties to go to. ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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XDarling

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Blessed with amazing weather...

First cruise for us. It was my husband's surprise 50th gift. We never made it to any of the shows, or any of the parties, nor did we partake in any activities. Instead, we spent our three days wandering ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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marlowman

11 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

A real surprise. A great family cruise and value for money.

I have done 53 cruises and this would be in the top 5. Every thing was great,. The staff was fantastic. They soon learned your name. The Pantry food was great. Especially the asian soups which was special. The ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Sirina1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Very relaxing, excellent service

This cruise was from Sydney to adelaide, so it worked perfect for my friend and I who live in both of these places. Loved leaving from Sydney harbour and how they played some opera music I thought that was awesome. ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Brent Stiller

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Island hopper - Australia Day 2019

Third time cruising with PnO, family of four (kids 10 and 12). We just got back from our amazing week on the Dawn, we were blessed with calm seas and great warm sunny weather, with just the odd shower on port ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Big family cruiser

1 Review Written

Fun, food and lots of sun.

First cruise and I was terrified due to negative reviews on here. Our review...well we are now hooked....an amazing cruise. We ate everywhere...enjoyed it all. The ships crew are constantly cleaning to keep the ship ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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annare

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

We loved P&O Pacific Explorer cruise!

We loved our 8 nights cruise on P&O Pacific Explorer! I thought it will be very basic cruise but all my expectations were exceeded by far! Selection of meals and restaurants was very good, quality of food was ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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MNBryce

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

100 times BETTER than Holland America (Canada trip, 2017) at a third the price!

Our 3rd P&O short cruise - this one for 40th Wedding Anniversary. We booked a suite, 10010, and P&O offered special services for suite customers. So did Holland America (HM) but they failed to deliver on all counts ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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AA101

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Perfect all round

Everything went perfectly on the cruise, went on a 7 night from melbourne around australia. The service was excellent, the atmosphere was excellent and was worth the money. We had a balcony cabin, Our cabin was abit ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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ddddgraceee

2 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Christmas Cruise

Second cruise (First was also Explorer). Cruised wih my 5yo and myself. Cabin: 9205 Window cabin with unobstructed view, and a queen bed. This room had more than enough space for our 2x suitcases and drawer ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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CinzReviewz

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Best idea ever! Even heading towards a cyclone ;)

What a wonderful time!! The food, the service, the entire experience - from start to finish - we loved it all! Even though it was our first cruise and we were told by some others that there were fancier cruises out ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Jojojewwep68

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Love, love, love

My partner and i were given this cruise as a birthday gift from my daughters. Because we didn’t choose it, we looked for reviews on the Pacific Aria and found a lot if negatives. Well we couldn’t fault it. ...
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Sail Date December 2018


MichaelJK avatar

MichaelJK

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Amazing and great holiday

What an amazing holiday and why did we wait 30 years to do a cruise? We were awake early (4am) due to time difference so grabbed a coffee and made our way day to a viewing deck to watch the Pacific Dawn come in ...
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Sail Date October 2018


Jessb99 avatar

Jessb99

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

A wonderful Surprise

I have not cruised with P&O Australia in 3 years and last sailed with Pacific Dawn. When the opportunity to sail onboard the Pacific Aria presented itself my dad and I could not resist. This review will be a little ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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penwal

1 Review Written

fantastic cruise

we needed a cruise fix . the ship is old and i believe it's sold ..but the staff made up for its age the food was great in the mdr ..didn't eat in the pantry . had dinner at salt very nice .. have been ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Cruise Munger

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Beverage Package (Alcohol)

DINING Dining options were more than adequate. My wife and I always found good varieties of choices from 'The Pantry' and from the restaurant menus. ACTIVITIES I was surprised to see no one playing ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Karen_W_65

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

BEST TIME EVER

This was my 11th cruise in 6 years. 3rd one for this year. I had the best time. We enjoyed ourselves. We had a balcony suite which was so relaxing watching The water from our cabin. We went to The Gatsby, Bianca ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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