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Luxury of experiencing Coral Geographer, a brand new small ship in Australia

Review for Coral Geographer to Australia & New Zealand

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MMDown Under
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

I chose this cruise because I love small ships and Coral Geographer was my first brand new small ship. This was a 11 night repositioning cruise from Cairns, Queensland, because Western Australia was closed to interstate passengers due to covid restrictions. There was no single supplement. There were only 27 passengers on board due to short notice of this cruise. The ship had a Sailsafe ...
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Sail Date: February 2022


Disappointing Service

Review for Coral Discoverer to Australia & New Zealand

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amp-qld
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

This cruise visited the Outer Great Barrier Reef, which isn't an easy area to reach. Being a very small ship, the cost was pretty high compared to the larger ships we usually cruise on. Southern lockdowns meant that the ship was less than half full (just 33 passengers). A major factor which was outside Coral's control was that we had rough weather which meant we couldn't visit Cooktown (we flew ...
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Response from JeffG, Digital Executive

Thank you for your feedback, we value it greatly. This has been shared with our hospitality and expedition team management as part of our continuous improvement process. We look forward to...

Sail Date: March 2021


Immersive snorkelling and diving on the Great Barrier Reef

Review for Coral Discoverer to Australia & New Zealand

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Swacgo
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

Great 7 days on the Barrier Reef. 50 passengers only. Crew were superb and ship (more like a yacht) modern and well maintained. Plenty of options for excursions (morning and afternoon) followed by a 3 course dinner with wine included. Company practices Covid Safe procedures with everyone including crew requiring a negative test result before boarding and regular temperature checks during the ...
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Response from JeffG, Digital Executive

Thank you for the review of your Outerknown Adventures on the Great Barrier Reef voyage with us. We are very glad that you enjoyed the yacht-like vessel Coral Discoverer, our sailSAFE...

Sail Date: December 2020


Coral Expeditions Great Barrier Reef & Coral Sea Expedition

Review for Coral Discoverer to Australia & New Zealand

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Happy travelling
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

We went on the recent Coral Expeditions Great Barrier Reef & Coral Sea Expedition cruise out of Cairns and were highly impressed with it. This was Coral Expeditions first voyage since March. Our main aim was to get out snorkelling on the reef and the trip provided plenty of opportunities on amazing reefs. The passengers were a blend of ages. The cruise had something for everyone, whether ...
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Response from JeffG, Digital Executive

Glad to hear you enjoyed the beautiful Great Barrier Reef just as much as we do! Thank you for your amazing review, and for choosing Coral Expeditions to do your first ever cruise with! We...

Sail Date: October 2020


Extraordinary 7 night Great Barrier Reef Cruise

Review for Coral Expeditions II to Australia & New Zealand

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Richard from Sydney
First Time Cruiser • Age 50s

This is my 1st actual cruise - just done day trips before. So this is written from the perspective of someone who is new to all this. Colour me impressed. ------ What do you get when you cross the untouched beauty of the outer Great Barrier Reef with an experienced crew whose focus is on making sure you get to see as much of it as possible? No prize for guessing it is Coral Expeditions 7 ...
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Response from JeffG, Digital Executive

Thank you for leaving such an amazing review and in-depth review! Glad to hear you enjoyed the beautiful Great Barrier Reef just as much as we do, and that your trip was such a wonderful...

Sail Date: January 2020


Excellent way to see the Great Barrier Reef and Lizard island

Review for Coral Expeditions II to Australia & New Zealand

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bikim
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

We chose the cruise as means to see Lizard Island and to snorkel on the northern part of the Great Barrier reef. Service and attention to detail by the never tiring and hardworking crew made our trip a memorable experience. Like minded passengers also added to the overall experience and the excitement of "exploring the great barrier reef" lasted the entire journey. The summary in this website ...
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Sail Date: December 2019


Great Barrier Reef Snorkeling and Diving at its Best

Review for Coral Expeditions II to Australia & New Zealand

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gabipeter
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

Have been on cruises with CORALEXPEDITIONS before exploring the Kimberly's and through the Solomon Islands from Cairns to Noumea. All cruises were perfectly organised, Crews always highly motivated and friendly. Food choice and quality outstanding. All ships were well maintained and very clean. The sightseeing programs exceptional good, very interesting. On the recent Great Barrier Reef ...
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Sail Date: November 2019


An Amazing Trip

Review for Coral Adventurer to Australia & New Zealand

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DebbieandPaul
First Time Cruiser • Age 60s

Just returned from an amazing 3-night trip around the coral reef. The accommodation was very pleasant, plenty of room along with a good bathroom facilities and good size windows to see the breath-taking views. Food was delightful, good choices with plenty for all. Staff were exceptional and professional the team worked together to provide guests with knowledge and any requirements, being ...
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Response from JeffG, Digital Executive

Thank you for your wonderful review. The Great Barrier Reef is an amazing part of the world, and we are glad we had the pleasure of sharing it with you! Thanks for choosing Coral Expeditions...

Sail Date: October 2019


Wonderful

Review for Island Sky (APT) to South Pacific

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ipsmithpwc
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

This is a very special ship and a very special company. Our 4th trip with them. The whole experience is a delight and the staff and crew are outstanding. Please ignore any previous adverse comments which completely jar with our experience. All the cabins are of high quality and about the same size. The premium cabin have a balcony and larger windows but the actual cabin space is the same. Open ...
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Sail Date: September 2019


Delightful Cruise of Great Barrier Reef

Review for Coral Expeditions II to Australia & New Zealand

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helliottcruise
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

My cruise with Coral Expeditions began with their smooth and generous handling of my travel delays. They went above and beyond to make sure I could embark as planned. Because of my delayed arrival, I did not get to see anything of Cairns. The cruise itself went from Cairns to Cooktown and then along the Great Barrier Reef and back to Cairns, departing Monday evening and returning Friday ...
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Response from JeffG, Digital Executive

Thank you for such a wonderfully detailed review! It's lovely to read your recount of each day exploring the Great Barrier Reef with us. We are glad you enjoyed your cruise, and we look...

Sail Date: July 2019


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