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Review for Voyager of the Seas to South Pacific

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Jotodd

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

This was our third trip on voyager and we felt that due to the corona virus issues we should have been kept far more informed than we were. Seven sea days was a joke especially as the ship could have returned to Australian port prior to the 14 day self isolation bane was brought in. Our junior suite was certainly not what I would have called clean let alone sanitised. We regularly had no room ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Junior Suite


New Zealand cancelled cruise

Review for Radiance of the Seas to Australia & New Zealand

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GrumpyGrandpa

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

Looked forward to this cruise as been on Radiance twice before. Easy boarding despite covid-19 issues. Just relaxing before sailing when Captain advised cruise cancelled due to NZ closing ports. Royal Caribbean were great. Really helpful and promised a full refund or 125% credit on cruise cost. Vessel was very clean, lots of people cleaning and wiping down everywhere we went to avoid the dreaded ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View


Very enjoyable cruise

Review for Ovation of the Seas to South Pacific

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Afloatalot

6-10 Cruises

Age 40s

We were booked for 11 nights, 12 days for a round trip Australia to New Zealand. We were supposed to stop along the way at Mystery Island and New Caledonia before reaching NZ. However combination of a tropical cyclone and Coronavirus meant we did a round trip from Sydney and spent 6 nights, 7 days on board. All praise to the captain and crew for looking after passengers well being, the crew ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View Balcony


11 night cruise in 6 nights to nowhere.

Review for Ovation of the Seas to South Pacific

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Astro Boy

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

First time on Ovation ( reason we booked ), so mainly went for the ride, which strangely turned out that way. We journeyed to tip of New Zealand, turned around and came back to Sydney due to Covid 19 problems around the world. As far as we knew no one had it on the ship, that is till we all got off and went home and 3 days later told one Canadian was infectious last 2 days. So at the moment I ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Interior with Virtual Balcony


Don't do it

Review for Carnival Splendor to South Pacific

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ddd0001

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

Never again.No customer service.Food poor so many people sick .Was advised 55 in one night.Food is laid out on trays hours before buffets open .They only thing they don't charge money for is your oxygen.Give them time.Horrible greedy sloppy ship.Witnessed 14 and 15 year olds gambling in casino.Kids playing in casino while parents play pokies. Carnival had no security in casino didn't care as it ...
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Sail Date: March 2020


White Glove Service

Review for Queen Elizabeth to Australia & New Zealand

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Traveller01

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

I had never been on a curnard cruise before and have been put off by rumours that they are quite formal cruises. However I booked the cruise just a couple of days out before embarktation at a ridiculous price. So let's on the cruise Overall I can discount a.lot of the critiscim i read on the formality of curnard although on gala nights there is a need to dress up. From boarding the ship and ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Oceanview


Glad I was on for only 6 days

Review for Queen Elizabeth to Australia & New Zealand

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ubu62

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

Booked this on board QM2 when the QE's Asian itineraries were all scrapped. Crazy cheap price made this unmissable. Compared to the QM2 this is the inferior ship in almost every single area. The vaunted decoration of the ship looked a bit tacky, a bit Vegas casino, the public rooms felt cramped and crowded. You can't walk to the front of the ship, the gym seems tired. What most surprised ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Single Oceanview


Plus and minus

Review for Queen Elizabeth to Australia & New Zealand

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Tess27

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

We chose this cruise as have never been on Cunard before. As it tied in with our time frame, was a good deal and no Princess cruises available, we wanted to experience it. We are Elite Princess travellers with 23 cruises already taken, so had a lot to compare. Embarkation without priority was very quick and smooth.. surprising with virus scares.(filled in form, had temperature taken, ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Amazing Cruise Line in the time of Covid 19

Review for Queen Elizabeth to Australia & New Zealand

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Traveller25

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

First time on Cunard, we were supposed to do back to back cruises from Sydney but the New Zealand cruise was cancelled due to the virus. The six day cruise itself was lovely, free from any dramas and we formed some lovely connections with the staff. Our room was the cleanest of any cruises we have ever been on, well done Cunard. Loved walking into a room where I don’t immediately think I had ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Balcony


Half a cruise!

Review for Seabourn Encore to South Pacific

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Muddle

2-5 Cruises

Age 80s

After four Seabourn journeys, I can say the experience is so enjoyable that I have no interest in trying other cruise ships. Comfort, food, service etc all first class. Furthermore I make three points: (A) whoever thought up and/or designed the Town Square concept should be given a double bonus; (B) the system operated by the banks where one’s account is automatically closed down ...
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Sail Date: March 2020


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