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Perth (Fremantle) Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Perth (Fremantle)

Traveler rating

Excellent

5

Very Good

6

Average

6

Poor

5

Terrible

3

Cruise type

Family Cruises

91

Senior Cruises

91

Romantic Cruises

39

Repositioning Cruises

25

First-Time Cruisers

21

25 Perth (Fremantle) Repositioning Cruises Cruise Reviews


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Wycliffe86

1 Review Written

Cruising before Coronavirus

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This was our first cruise on C.M.V. so we were unsure what to expect. We had the quickest ever embarkation in Freemantle and first impression of the ship was very favourable and that opinion did not alter. The ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Tellaw

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Rusty Tired Looking Exterior

We chose back to back cruises starting in Perth on to Adelaide, Melbourne and NZ finishing in Sydney and then 8 days to Brisbane and the Barrier Reef again finishing in Sydney. We chose the cruise solely based on ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Tanndance

7 Reviews Written

32 Helpful Votes

They let us ride along for a fee

The start of the cruise was delayed by about 12 hours due to really bad weather in the area we were suppose to travel through at the beginning of this cruise. Again, Captain Sindre was watching out for the safety ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Merrymacs

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Time for a huge refit

The Voyager is looking very tired and I was really disappointed that such a large ship is so poorly laid out. Maintenance and general cleaning in common areas needs a major upgrade. Dust prevalent, tired furniture, ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Nomorecruisesforme

1 Review Written

26 Helpful Votes

A very dirty ship

Take lots of antibiotics and cold and flu medicine with you. The cruise from Perth to Tilbury was full of sick people. They go to the card room, the bars, the dining areas and the lounge. They were taken on a tour ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Eiffel

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

First Cruise Australia to England

We chose this cruise based on value for money. We were not seeking a "party" boat. I must admit I was expecting it to be boring, but had a wonderful time. The activities were well planned and the food was ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Ljtravels

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing ship with some teething issues and charter company issues

I wanted to sail on Ovation of the Seas because of her size and the fact I could sail from Fremantle to Sydney. So I needed to book through the charter company's agent. We had chosen a balcony cabin but ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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Learningtheropes16

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

I would cruise with Ovation again but.......

I chose this cruise as it was a 5 nighter from Fremantle (home port) to Adelaide and a good opportunity for my husband to experience 1st time cruising. Also coincided with Birthday and anniversary so dates fitted. ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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pearlsz

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Five star ship with a few major organisational issues

We wanted to try a big ship and were delighted to get a last-minute discounted booking sailing from Perth to Adelaide. Embarkation was a nightmare. The online cruise planner offered departure times by deck and ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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01Holiday

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Big Ship Getaway

We decided to do a week getaway before Xmas on the Ovation Of The Seas which offered sector cruising between Singapore & Sydney - too good to pass up. My husband and 17yr old son flew to Perth on Sunday 4th and ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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BonnieAdelaide

1 Review Written

Nice new ship but poorly run

Thought it would be good to experience a short duration cruise on a new mega-ship after previous cruises on older and smaller ships. Cruise Director Joff Eaton was superb and the technology used throughout the ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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push the boat out

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointing

no time to see Perth as mix up with coach 2hrs late to ship. Ship very clean but old.full of over 80 year old. and Aussie using it as a floating hotel didn't even get off at port stayed on drinking. dining ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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normie616

4 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Great Ship

Sailed 18th July Freemantle to Singapore. Boarded with an open mind and was not disappointed.We really loved this ship; it's size it's ambience and overall easy running was to our liking.All the people we met ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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cruising fans

1 Review Written

35 Helpful Votes

Astor to UK

We chose this cruise for its ports of call, destination and cost. Embarkation could have been handled better. We seemed to spend a lot of time lining up and by the time we got on it was time for drill. Astor ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Tartan rug

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Homeward Bound

Itinary we want to go to st Helena and ascension we got to st Helena but not ascension Due to rough seas for a tender .think in five years a tender has not got ashore .we felt the ships food was not as good as ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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memareds

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A Big Disappointment!

We took a 16 night cruise from Perth, Australia, and disembarked in Sydney. We chose the Explorer of the Seas because it covered several ports in South Australia, with visits to both islands of New Zealand. Unlike ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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Remlig

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Good Promotion; Poor Performance

This Fremantle to Sydney via New Zealand's South Island cruise was the inaugral ‘down under’ voyage for Explorer of the Seas, the largest cruise ship to make Australia home for the season. It was a massive, ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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Stitchinliz

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Amuse me.

Enjoyable cruise overall but.. Inclement weather meant that outside decks were closed, but nothing that was planned for outside amusement was replaced .that meant a lot of time with absolutely no activities ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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garyhooker1

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Could Have Been Better

Started off the cruise with a 200 metre long queue in the hot Perth sun, supposedly because of norovirus which turned out to have been two sectors before. Elderly people standing in the heat for hours with their ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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lasbris

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Legendary Liars

Like many other guests on this cruise, we booked in order to visit the iconic tourist port of Broome, Western Australia. After we checked in, and after we were past the point of no return (due to the threatened ...
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Sail Date September 2015


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Kettocruiser

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

12 Nights on the Dawn Princess from Fremantle to Asia

Hi all, as we have cruised a few times and never shared our trips I thought I would post some info. We recently took our 6th cruise, this one was from Fremantle Western Australia to Asia. Ports included Bali, Kuala ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Tunnas

4 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Excellent Cruise

This was our second time on Voyager of the Seas and our fifth cruise altogether . My husband and I chose this cruise because of the destinations (Port Hedland, Bangkok, Pattaya, Saigon and Singapore) and the good ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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santawendy

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The worst yet

We just arrived home after a month on the Voyager. We have been on about 20 cruises with more than a few cruise companies This was our first time with Royal Caribbean and will be our last. Things started to go ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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janlodge03

6 Reviews Written

74 Helpful Votes

Fabulous Relaxing Holiday

Its only our 3rd cruise, 1st on such a large ship 1st with a balcony 9520. What I want to tell you is if you know how to enjoy yourself you’ll have a great time. I read a few reviews before sailing as I do ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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annalouise

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Exhilarating Old Style Cruise

Exhilarating because of the bracing weather and southerly force 7 wind. Old-style because Dawn Princess lacks the specialty entertainment and dining options of newer, larger ships. Pre cruise I was booked on ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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