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South Pacific Group and Theme Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
South Pacific
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

39

Very Good

19

Average

21

Poor

13

Terrible

9

Cruise type

Family Cruises

1,012

Romantic Cruises

439

Senior Cruises

394

Luxury Cruises

350

Group and Theme Cruises

101

101 South Pacific Group and Theme Cruises Cruise Reviews


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NZCANCruisers

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

South Pacific Islands with changing itinerary

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We did a 10 day cruise out of Sydney Australia to the South Pacific. We chose Radiance of the Seas for the departure date and itinerary offered. Unfortunately this itinerary started changing immediately after we ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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RonP

4 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Royal Caribbean are not like they used to be, hygiene was very poor and loyalty

We are Diamond members with RCI, they seem to want to forget about the loyal passengers and only seem interested in Suite passengers. The normal Diamond Lounge has been taken away from Diamond members and given ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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ZanaH

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

P&O Explorer Comedy Cruise

IN THIS REVIEW: Kids Club, Dining, On Board Credit, Pools, Comedy Shows, Shopping, Cabins, Service. Being that it was our first time doing a cruise, we decided to do a weekend cruise for a feel. What better ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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sumaluvva

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Penny Pinching cruise line

I don’t want this to be read as a negative review, but there were things Carnival Australia could improve on. We cruised on Carnival Legend ex Sydney 17th Dec 2018 for 10 nights to Pacific Islands. This was ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Back2Black

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great for a short break

I chose to do this cruise as I had never been on one before and thought a short one would be a good introduction. The overall cruise was lots of fun but there are some less than great things. This ship is ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Big family cruiser

1 Review Written

Fun, food and lots of sun.

First cruise and I was terrified due to negative reviews on here. Our review...well we are now hooked....an amazing cruise. We ate everywhere...enjoyed it all. The ships crew are constantly cleaning to keep the ship ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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cred8582

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Never Again

First time cruising and had mixed expectations about what to expect. I can honestly say after this experience I will never cruise again with P&O. 1. Drinks Package: Purchased this after paying $750 for the 8 day ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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amb1925

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Stress time , not really a holiday

On the 28th December 2018 we embarked on a New Years cruise with P&O (the prices for this particular cruise were double if not triple normal prices due to the time of year). The dramas started when we paid for ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Treader 1

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Christmas and New Year Cruise

Wanted to have a Christmas and New Year at sea, Princess did every thing to make the season of the year very good, Service and friendly crew made the trip very good. Destinations were very good. Excursions bought on ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Shivlink

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Indian food

We had the pleasure of attending a private Indian wedding as set up on this cruise The Indian food menu was “out of this world” and the chef-Nilesh -truly went above and beyond to present us with delicious ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Linda Rawnson

1 Review Written

Perfect holiday!

This cruise would suit all age groups. Soooooo relaxing, yet lots of great activities. Beautiful snorkeling every day, pristine remote beach visits almost every day (with kayaks and SUP’s). Wonderful, friendly ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Cruise&Games

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

A solid base level cruise experience good value but modest quality

I joined this cruise as part of a group so I didn’t take advantage of the onboard activities and bars. Our departure from Sydney was on time and boarding was pretty straightforward. Luggage arriving from a ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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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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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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gaugine

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Our bucket list destination

We went as part of Sea Courses so 4 days were dedicated to lectures - Always when we were at sea. This was our first cruise and I think we hit the jackpot. We have nothing but good things to say about this ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Greatsouthernland

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Comparison P&O with Princess for Australian cruise

We did this cruise to compare the two cruise lines with the idea of a multi generational family holiday. We have cruised several times with different companies. Usually we exit Sydney - this time with P&O out of ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Miss Jane

1 Review Written

First cruise experience

This was our first cruise and we were not disappointed. The staff & the service they provide are amazing. Everything was so clean and our cabin was more spacious than I expected, great bed and very quiet (we were on ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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BpfromSAust

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Subantarctic island

These islands are possibly the least visited and unspoilt islands in the world with unique flora and fauna. They cruise visits these island positioned halfway between Australia and New Zealand and Antarctica. In the ...
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Sail Date January 2018


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Cindy's mum

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

The Kimberley in the wet season! Wow, just wow!

We chose this cruise for its luxurious small ship experience. The ship was all the better for the French influence on the food and wine which were superb. The ship was fabulous with wonderful caring staff from ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Adelaide2016

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Melb-NZ: There are Better Cruise Ships

We selected this cruise as there was a Special pricing: Nearly 50% off!! So that being said " You do get What You Paid for " Cabin-Balcony was ok but the Balcony itself was rusty and not in the best ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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leeluvs2cruise

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great relaxing cruise

Heard there were a lot of fights and many passengers 'kicked off' but we didnt see anything. I have cruised with RCL twice now on Voyager and this time around the food, service and overall experience has greatly ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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bitpilot

1 Review Written

Brilliant trip from Melbourne to Hobart

The crew, security and cleaning staff were all stellar. Melbourne folks are an absolute blast to party with. Carnival Liberty sells more alcohol than any other ship in the fleet largely due to the good folks from ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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swimmingpool50

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

2 New Year cruises back to back

We know and expect P&O cruises to be a 3 star cruise line so we don't have high expectations we mainly cruises with them at this time of year for covenience cruised on the same ship the year before and really ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Cruisaholics2017

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Good New Year's cruise with P&O but with definite areas for improvement

We chose this cruise because we wanted to do something special for New Year's 2017/18. As not many cruises go to the South Pacific from Melbourne, we flew up to Sydney to board P&O Pacfic Eden for a 12 night cruise ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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milliegirl59

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

DREADFUL

Only ship that left from melbourne ( convenience) for new years cruise..so had no choice.. MELBOURNE NEEDS TO UPDATE THEIR HARBOUR TO ALLOW MORE SHIPS TO DOCK HERE Ship is shabby.... Quite dated... Needs to be ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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