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Oceania Auckland Cruise Reviews

Docked in Alaska
Marina in Key West, FL 12-2-21
Beach at Great Stirrup Cay
Afternoon tea everyday at 4:00 pm is amazing.
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South Pacific Cruise

Review for Regatta to Transpacific

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Barbee Ann
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

I selected Oceania because I liked the cruise itinerary. Being this was my first cruise with Oceana I was pleasantly surprised how friendly and helpful the staff was during the entire cruise. The stateroom attendant, Joy, was amazing. Her name fitted her personality because she always greeted me and had a smile on her face. From the staff member scrubbing the decks to the Captain, I found ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean View


If the missed ports were the only problems.....

Review for Regatta to Transpacific

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MAC0904
10+ Cruises • Age 50s

I was worried that Oceania would ruin me for all other cruise lines. Oceania was my first luxury cruise. All previous cruises I had been on were main line cruise companies; Carnival, Celebrity, Norwegian, Princess and Royal Caribbean. Well that worry was fruitless. I would tell people I was going on Oceania some would say “Ohhh Oceania”. I thought when the vacation finally got there I would ...
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Sail Date: February 2020


Modified South Pacific Cruise

Review for Regatta to Transpacific

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carolina husker
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

First time on Oceania. Picked the cruise for the itinerary. We had been to New Zealand and the South Pacific before and wanted to see a few more islands. Unfortunately, coronavirus concerns by the island governments forced the ship to cancel Mare Island, Samoa, American Samoa and Huahine. No new ports were added, just longer stays in Nomnea and Papeete. Spent a couple extra days at sea, but I ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Penthouse Suite


Not worth the extra money

Review for Regatta to Transpacific

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twbiggs
10+ Cruises

We chose this cruise for the ports that we wished to visit. But we ended up having to cancel 3 of the ports due to the corona virus. While we understand the chiefs of the various islands deciding against our ship visiting, there was no offer of compensation for even the port taxes. Also we learned of the cancellations much earlier than was announced by the ship's captain. When we went to ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Concierge Level Veranda Stateroom


The Coral Sea Crossing on Oceania's Regatta was great!

Review for Regatta to South Pacific

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Glorybe
10+ Cruises • Age 80s

We have sailed with Oceania before, but this was our first time on their Regatta ship. We chose this cruise because of its itinerary which included ports of call in New Zealand, the west coast of Australia, Komodo Island, and ended in Bali. Most of the other cruise lines visit just the ports in New Zealand and Sydney resulting in a shorter cruise. Oceania's 24 day cruise was worth our while to ...
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Sail Date: February 2018

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom


Loved It!

Review for Regatta to South Pacific

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Los Gatos Couple
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

This was our second Oceania cruise, and we loved it as much as our first (5 years ago on the larger Riviera ship). Fantastic service from all staff members, who work exceptionally hard and yet always have smiles and positive attitudes. And they know you by name within a couple of days, which simply amazes me. We love the food, both in the Grand Dining Room and the Terrace Cafe, and they are ...
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Sail Date: February 2018

Cabin Type: Deluxe Ocean View


Save your money!

Review for Regatta to Australia & New Zealand

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GorgeousTraveler
6-10 Cruises • Age 50s

We chose this cruise bc of Oceania's reputation for good service. But the service we got was horrible. Every time we had to interact with someone (anyone) from guest services, the responses were invariably "what did YOU do to screw this up, valued passengers of ours?" Almost every port of call had a major mishap - either we had to miss 2 due to weather, the tender was hours late, they had the ...
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Sail Date: December 2017

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom


New Zealand - Australia Dec 2017

Review for Regatta to Australia & New Zealand

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Islander36
2-5 Cruises • Age 80s

Looking for cruise in warmer location in the winter. Never visited NZ/AUS. Heard good things about Oceania. Liked small ship. Regatta is "Old" but we did not notice any particular defects. We had two ports cancelled due to stormy weather for safety reasons. Disappointing but beyond control of Oceania. Cost of missed tours was refunded. No mechanical problems that we were aware ...
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Sail Date: December 2017

Cabin Type: Penthouse Suite


A Mixed Bag

Review for Regatta to Australia & New Zealand

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warrenakatzmd
6-10 Cruises • Age 80s

My wife and I chose Oceania because the company had a good reputation among some of our friends, who are seasoned travelers. We had been satisfied with previous cruise lines, i.e., Crystal, but Oceania had the best travel time for us. Our excitement of seeing the Regatta from the outside gave way to gross disappointment when first taking in the so-called renovated interior. It had a very dated ...
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Sail Date: December 2017

Cabin Type: Veranda Stateroom


Disappointing

Review for Sirena to South Pacific

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Seaview140
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We have been on about 20 cruises, but this was our first Oceana cruise. We wanted something more upscale to celebrate my wife's 70th birthday. We were extremely disappointed in the cruise. Several weeks prior to sailing, we were offered an upgrade from a balcony to concierge cabin for $500. We took the offer - big mistake. The cabin we got was 6000, in the front of the ship. Unfortunately ...
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Sail Date: April 2017


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