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P&O Australia Auckland Cruise Reviews

P&O Australia
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38 P&O Australia Auckland Cruise Reviews


Steveoka avatar

Steveoka

21 Reviews Written

135 Helpful Votes

Value for money and a good standard

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We always said we would not cruise with P&O Australia as it always receives such dismal reviews but they offered a cheap Auckland to Brisbane 4 night comedy cruise and we thought let’s try it as it is better than ...
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Sail Date August 2019


David. avatar

David.

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

The Real Pacific Aria.

Having downsized our large property after our children left home we’re now in a situation where we can spend money on traveling to the places that we have been dreaming about for years, the question was where to ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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suearl

2 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Better than expected cruise to New Caledonia on Pacific Aria

This was a last minute booking as it fitted with time off work and was inexpensive. We are Elite on Princess but have cruised with P&O several years ago and were not expecting it to be of the same standard, ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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HazelA

3 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Worst Cruise Ever

Had a Mini Suite our bad luck. The Bathroom had a leak we had a wet bathroom floor with water seaping through the cracked bathroom tiles thought out the cruise. The outside door closer was broken I reported it ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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tramar

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

3 days on a leaky boat

We went on this 3 day cruise to try a short cruise with P&O to see if we liked cruising ...we were on level 6. We had a leak outside our door ..which the cleaners explained was from a plumbing pipe from the upper ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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gofishing

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wow I have crusie trauma

everyone said you will love it, so much to do, do as little or as much as you want... for the $4000 we paid we should have complained about the two beds pushed together and the extraordinal rock. My husband is a ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Plopsy Cottontail

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Wow what a positive change from our May Cruise!

Yes I know I said we would never go back on the Jewel unless it was free... but this cruise was SO cheap we couldn't resist! Ha ha. And boy are we glad we did! We paid NZ$800 (twin share) for 10 nights to Fiji ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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kamo63

2 Reviews Written

Tongan discovery

We did this cruise to escape the winter in New Zealand. We are a middle aged couple. We have no children. This was our second cruise. The first was last year on Queen Victoria and going along the adriatic coast. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Kamashayne

1 Review Written

Tongan discovery out of Auckland

This was our second P&O cruise, the last one we left from Brisbane, so this was the first out of NZ. We loved everything about this cruise the staff were amazing...big shout out to our waiter Christian and our room ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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rameeta

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A memorable trip

we enjoyed so mch the staff n crew members were just soo amazing always greeting u with a smile n ready to help . we loved the food n drinks n the entertainment .there is soo mch to do .even the kids were kept busy ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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vmpribble

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Cheap Money Grubber

For this review I shall cover the dining, the cabin, the staff and the activities/entertainment on the P&O cruise ship Pacific Jewel. Starting with the dining, you have three choices. The Waterfront ...
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Sail Date July 2018


Cats 1 avatar

Cats 1

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Food & Wine

I took 18 elderly(70 up to 98) folk on the 4 day cruise as a real treat from our club. We choose the one that just went to sea as a lot had no passports and most importantly once on board it was safer than going to ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Forge

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Thanks P&O, a great cruise

After reading a lot of reviews about how bad P&O are we decided to give them a go and were we in for a surprise. Just did the 15-day June cruise on Pacific Jewel to the islands from Auckland and we are happy to say, ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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JImb51

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

PACIFIC JEWEL

I chose this cruise because it was outside of school holidays and looked like it would give me a few days of rest and relaxation for for a reasonable price. The ship was swarming with kids. I must say I was ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Scottygirl1

3 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Even better than last time!

My daughter, grandson and I recently went on another short break cruise out of Auckland. We did this cruise last year and loved it so decided to go again and were especially looking forward to seeing the recent ...
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Sail Date June 2018


Thebopper avatar

Thebopper

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Awesome family holiday!

I have just returned from an 8 night Fiji Experience Cruise on the Pacific Jewel (me + my two kids, 6 & 8 along with other family & friends) and I have to say that overall it was a wonderful experience. The staff ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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ClaytonLuke

3 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Fun Getaway Exceeded Expectations

A review (and attached experience) is always going to be subjective. We just returned from this 3 day cruise and we had a ball. What made this an "Excellent" cruise was that P&O met or exceeded our expectations ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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nztraveller

16 Reviews Written

74 Helpful Votes

Getting old

This ship is tired. They charge for everything they can think of.Do not recommend.No dress standards at all. Though staff in dining room and cabin,s do their best,the ship is past it,s use by date. The cabin ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Plopsy Cottontail

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Absolutely disappointing and a little tragic

Just to preface this review, we had previously cruised on the P & O Pacific Dawn 8 months ago out of Brisbane (Balcony room) on the 7 night Island Hopper and could not fault anything. It was brilliant. This time ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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susan yule

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

So much fun...

My first cruise. Escape to the warmth en route to Fiji for 8 days. Fun filled days, great food, (The Pantry and Waterfront Restaurant absolurely splendid. Wonderful resaurants - Chefs Table is a must; ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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ktsnan

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great Relaxing Holiday

This was a reasonably priced cruise recommended by a friend and our first cruise. We loved it and the staff were extremely courteous, helpful and friendly and couldn't do enough for us. Our disappointment was the ...
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Sail Date May 2018


Michelle Penn avatar

Michelle Penn

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Great affordable holiday!

We did 9 nights on the Pacific jewel to the south pacific. We had a great time! It was a great affordable holiday! The service was fantastic, the ship was very nice and well looked after. The live entertainment ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Cruiseratt

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

“Cheap and cheerful”

Have been cruising with P&O since 2010. First cruise was on the Pacific Pearl New Years cruise out of Auckland. Amazing, but had nothing to compare it with. In saying that compared to the cruise we took on the 7th ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Kiwi Cruisers

1 Review Written

Kiwi Explorer Cruise and Easter Cruise

We completed a back to back 10 day Kiwi Explorer cruise with an Easter cruise on the Pacific Jewel. We are regular cruises and Celebrity is our favourite line but we have also cruised on Royal Caribbean,Holland ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Cruise to No Where

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Pacific Jewel First Cruise

From Shirley & Martin We experienced our very first cruise - trial cruise for us before considering a longer cruise -been a cruise to nowhere out of Auckland for three days. Naturally before we left we read ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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