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Princess Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to Australia & New Zealand

Princess
Ship
Australia & New Zealand
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

72

Very Good

89

Average

59

Poor

33

Terrible

15

Cruise type

Family Cruises

278

Senior Cruises

268

Romantic Cruises

109

Entertainment Cruises

88

Cruises for the Disabled

42

268 Princess Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to Australia & New Zealand


Todh barber avatar

Todh barber

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointed

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Hi all My wife and son and myself choose this cruise as it left from Melbourne our home city easier we thought. We found the ship to be leaking and the age group on boat old honestly if you didn't have a ...
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Sail Date February 2020


varty avatar

varty

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Relaxing 13 night cruise on Ruby Princess

We chose this trip from Sydney to New Zealand to enjoy a cruise and to see some of New Zealand. We flew from Hobart, Tasmania to stay with our son in Sydney the night before. We weren't due to embark until 4.00 pm ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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anterior43

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Lovely majestic

A beautiful ship. Service is the reason we come back for Princess even some not smile, why fuss about little things. Usually February is the best time to cruise Australia, but this year we experienced rain, wind, ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Kamfish642

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Ruby Princess (New Zealand Feb. 11-24, 2020)

Flew from LAX to Sydney 2 days prior to cruise and arrived in Sydney just in time to feel the effects of the remnants of a Level 1 Cyclone. Landed early Sunday morning, and flight was one of the most turbulent we ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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marghw

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Lovely to relax and be spoiled for 12 days

We selected this cruise because it was to and from Australia and would include Milford Sound which we did not see on our last cruise there when we entered the sound at 5am and departed at 6am (all in the dark). We ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Twedie

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Not up to Princess's usual standard

Embarkation at Adelaide was a nightmare. No one available to help with the bags, was expected to move them myself. A bit difficult at 74 with two large suitcases. Wilson security staff kept giving contradictory ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Cruise4476

4 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

Friendly Crew but Ship is showing its age

We book based upon itinerary, but have taken four long cruises on Princess. For this cruise we had Club Class D503. Platinum Membership. Pros: a. Crew members were very friendly and helpful. They brought a lot ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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efish5

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

"Golden Princess" Southern Australia 6 nights

We wanted to do a cruise from Melbourne to Adelaide and this 6 night cruise fitted our needs perfectly. Embarkation in Melbourne was the best I have ever seen in all my years of cruising. It was so efficient ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Lewaina

3 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good cruise

We chose this cruise as an escape from the normal christmas. Embarkation was very quick. Our balcony cabin was nice the bed very comfortable,bathroom a bit smaller than other princess ships. and we were ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Aneesh374

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Disappointing first family cruise.

We went on this cruise during our 2 weeks holiday season (Christmas and new year) and wished for a relaxing holiday as anyone else would. I booked a mini-suite to ensure the experience for family with 3yr old is ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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JandJby2

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A beautiful ship with everything

We were celebrating our 50th wedding anniversary and were not worried about any particular ports, just the cruise itself. The ship is two years old, fabulous decor for any cruise ship. well staffed, friendly ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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monitatam

1 Review Written

Disappointing holiday

The food at the Horizon Buffet restaurant became poorly after a few days. We were eating yesterday's food or leftovers. The coffee taps ran out of coffee. The water tap didn't work. stain marks on cutlery always. ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Fchung

1 Review Written

Great expectation

Better than expected Lots of Fun with lots of facilities Plenty food in Marketplace and staff are friendly and helpful A real holiday Staff helpful love your food waiters and they are all very ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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laikanuki

4 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

More a floating hotel than a cruise ship

My 12th cruise with Princess, sadly my last one in any of the Princess ships constructed from the Majestic Princess onwards from 2017. The good points. Excellent service, mostly excellent food, good attitude by ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Mitchlin

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Never Again !!!!!

This was our first ever cruise and to say we were disappointed is an understatement. From the moment we boarded in Singapore after waiting hours in the Port and treated like sheep moving us from pen to pen we were ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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FamilyOfFour4

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Not family friendly.

If you have children DO NOT cruise with Princess. Princess Cruises website purports to cater and look after families but they do not. ENTERTAINMENT AND ACTIVUTIES + SERVICE: staff have NO training or common ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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GrandmaBarb1952

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Recover after stressful health year.

I took this cruise to get away and relax after a difficult few months since my last Princess Cruise in March 2019. The highlight of my cruise was cruising through all 3 Milford sounds etc. I have been on ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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izzywalker

6 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

Disappointing cruise

Princess Ruby - Sydney Brisbane airlie beach Yorkers knob port Douglas. Oct 2019 We went on sun princess the week before and getting on the Ruby Princess was hopeful this ship would be better. It was ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Gjmmaxup

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

NEW ZEALAND

Majestic Princess is the nicest ship I have ever been on, this was my 9 Princess ship, by far better than the others including Regal Princess. We embarked easily just walked straight on. Disembarkation was ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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AussieNationalCapital

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Very disappointing for an expensive Suite

Having opted for a very expensive Suite upgrade on this short 2 night cruise, I was disappointed in the unavailability of all the promised items. I will make this quick as internet is timed, not based on data. 20 ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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ahsad

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Not so much a Majestic experience

Over all the experience was not so good. The ship was too big, it had to be docked at Circular Key not White Bay as it wouldn’t fit under the Harbour Bridge. The laundry's were located the end of the ship on ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Redeye01

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Owner’s suite B751

Golden princess Off to bad start Princess couldn’t find our boarding passes, had to wait half an hour while they made up new ones. Club class dinning steak like leather . This has happened twice so far, I ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Jheadleysb

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good itinerary, but cancelled excursions last minute and erroneous charges

We loved the itinerary, but were so disappointed to find that our excursion had been cancelled last minute by Princess with no offer to help replace it. So we were on our own in Wellington. Then the ship had a ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Bentleg

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Sydney to Hong Kong - March/April 2019

Excellent value for a suite - liked the itinerary - wanted to experience a new ship. Good overall but we did not like the mattress in the suite. I suspect it is rubber based as it always seemed to be hot. ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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9344419791267

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

ship to big

we chose this ship because it was new but it is badly designed you have to go to different floors to get from one end to the other end of the ship food was average would not sail again on this one found the sun and ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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