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Royal Caribbean Sydney (Australia) Cruise Reviews

Captain Gus Anderssen
Owner's Suite on Freedom of the Seas
Floating Cabana at Coco Beach Club in Coco Cay
Lime & Coconut pool bar
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Lack of information

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


Worst cruise i have ever done

Review for Voyager of the Seas to South Pacific

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XxsmithyxX
2-5 Cruises • Age 20s

Booked this cruise 6 months ago. From the get go was a terrible experience. Boarding was chaotic, over 2 hours to board despite having first boarding time of 11.30 am. Itinerary changes supposed to visit 6 islands. Ended up going to 2. No information given from crew. Stuck doing laps around sydney. 11 night cruise turned to 7 sea days. The new gym set up is a joke. Refurbishment.... What ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Interior


Overpriced and Noisy

Review for Voyager of the Seas to South Pacific

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JAC646
First Time Cruiser • Age 70s

My Wife and I had time off organised and we hadn't been on a cruse since we were both 19, so this was our chance to to try cruising again. Ports of call were out of Royal Caribbean's control, due to Covid-19. My major complaint is the up-selling that takes place as soon as your board the ship. We found the price of alcohol on a supposed duty free ship out of this world. I was drinking ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View Balcony


Great time despite the lack of Ports

Review for Voyager of the Seas to South Pacific

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ReneeLisa
2-5 Cruises • Age 60s

With the Corona Virus spreading rapidly, we were lucky to be able to cruise at all and were aware that things may change so we set out to enjoy our anniversary holiday with a positive frame of mind. We had an enjoyable day in Noumea and 2 days on Mystery Island and quite a few sea days. We have been well compensated for the lack of ports. We were well fed, accommodated, and entertained . We did ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Cabin Type: Promenade View Interior


Impressed with general organisation and especially cleanliness

Review for Ovation of the Seas to Australia & New Zealand

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JMW43
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We were worried about the size of this ship being the biggest we had been on and it had a lot of stuff that we didn't need like bumper cars, surfing, trapeze etc.but it was easy to avoid them and enjoy the rest of the ship as they were tucked away in the sportsplex. What impressed us most was the organisation. Despite having to be medically tested before we got on as we had to change planes ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Grand Suite with Large Balcony - 1 Bedroom


Great cabins

Review for Ovation of the Seas to Australia & New Zealand

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Penny mccosker
2-5 Cruises • Age 50s

Big ship but never felt overcrowded Very friendly helpful staff couldn’t fault them Solarium great area. Adults only which is a great idea Food good not great Entertainment same Excellent entertainer one night in the royal theatre But other nights mediocre Great singer in One of the bars every night Lacking nice lounge areas overlooking ocean although big one at back of ...
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Sail Date: February 2020


Amazing cruise

Review for Ovation of the Seas to Australia & New Zealand

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ozpen
10+ Cruises • Age 60s

We chose this cruise because of the Ship as we have always wanted to sail out of beautiful Sydney Harbour and back in again. The destination wasn't as important as the Ship but we did enjoy New Zealand and the itinerary was excellent - enough port days and enough seas days over the 12 nights. Embarkation was extremely well done - 30 minutes from stepping out of our car with our bags and ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Cabin Type: Ocean View with Large Balcony


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