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Sydney (Australia) to Hawaii Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Hawaii
Sydney (Australia)

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Very Good

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Average

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Poor

5

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49 Sydney (Australia) to Hawaii Cruise Reviews


Hellie53 avatar

Hellie53

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Dreary decor and costly voyage

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Embarkation went well, ship looks spectacular from the outside, and owing to it advertising it had had a recent refurb, our expectations were high. Assisted boarding was easy and pleasant. Cabin 8218 was lovely ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Katzcan

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Definitely a Fun Ship

This was our first time on a Carnival cruise ship. We had the opportunity of a great fare that was too hard to turn down. Despite the initial shock of the dowdy dark mixed themes interior, we thoroughly ...
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Sail Date April 2019


Char001 avatar

Char001

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great service and wonderful staff

The dining room was amazing we had wonderful service and great waiters the stuff were amazing very kind and caring they always encourage others. The waiter were the best people on the ship they were ning, kadek and ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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RickNZ47

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Nice crew, mediocre food, gambling everywhere, poor organization and activity

We were excited to go - as we had previously 3 times taken repositioning voyages across Pacific with other Cruise Lines...This one had a Great choice of route via Polynesian islands ... Unfortunately in the ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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jj76b

4 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

Carnival Legend Review Repositioning Cruise 03 to 21 Apr18

An interesting cruise. Embarkation went very well and quick - very efficient. Decor inside ship is very dark - if I had a choice I would paint all the dark brown areas a light off white colour. But it is what ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Champagne Cruiser

7 Reviews Written

66 Helpful Votes

Sydney to Honolulu 2017 A trip of a lifetime

This cruise was amazing. All the ports were outstanding. The Solstice is in excellent condition. There were lots of activities for sea days: ukulele lessons, hula lessons, Maori Poi Ball dance, cooking classes, a ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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bobanderson

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Trans Pacific cruise via French Polynesia

Specifically chose this cruise as a means of visiting French Polynesia (Tahiti, Morea and Bora Bora). Booking, registration and embarkation all handled with ease - somewhat disappointed with the tired and dated ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Jaws100

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Ship Disorganisation

We were invited to accompany some relatives on this ship, as they had never been to the ports or countries that the ship visited. The things that we remember most about the cruise ship, are all bad, except for the ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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Jacinta3000

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Room for improvement

Carnival Legend cruise. Sydney to Honolulu-1-19th April. Ship areas need updating. Garishly decorated. Family oriented Very casual. People in shorts and t-shirts at night time dining. Dress code not enforced. ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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juzcruiin

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Not good

not enough variety and repetitive food especially breakfast , roast they make sure they serve it and minimal amount , kids take over whole ship, playing with elevators running up and down hallways and causing havoc, ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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glendave

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Hawaii Tahiti Pacific 35 day Cruise; Fantastic

The destinations lived up to expectations and we loved the mix of 'sea day' to on land where we got busy doing tours both independant and of the ship. So fortunate to enjoy fantastic weather most of the time. ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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aljud

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Not up to Expectations

We chose this cruise on internet reports that Celebrity Solstice is an upmarket experience in cruising. The cabin was good. The crew were good. The shipboard experience was a let-down. No coin laundry; a debacle in ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Graemecc3

1 Review Written

Cruised to Hawaii and back thru French Polynesia and New Zealand

Cruise was planned with a family group of 8. We were very lucky with only the last cruising at sea day being rough enough to have to hang onto handrails. The ports of call were lovely with our favourites being Maui, ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Nannadi 44

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Cruise from hell

Have been on 10 cruises all have been great p&o also princess until we went on board the dawn princess tired rundown old. Ship.food was boring staff wonderful what a shame ship and cooks didn't match the lovely ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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melbournecruisegirl

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First and Last Time with Carnival

Having cruised previously with P&O UK, P&O and Princess, this was our first with Carnival. We chose this cruise as it fitted in with our respective holidays and the itinerary was one we had never been on before. ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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deniseataqua

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

A Lovely Cruise Spoilt by Sub Standard Main Dining Room Food

We had to toss up between a Good or Very Good rating - why - mainly because of the Main Dining Room experience of an evening. The service was good however the food was far from acceptable, especially after sailing ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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purplepirate

10 Reviews Written

45 Helpful Votes

Tahitian Treasure cruise was a treasure indeed!

We chose this cruise based on the itinerary. It included 5 ports of call we had never visited (2 in New Zealand, Tahiti, Moorea, Bora Bora), and ended in our favorite travel destination, Hawaii. The length was ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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Marcothepolopony

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

First Time Cruiser

This was my first cruise alone in 33 years. The Sun Princess is a lovely ship, a little dated, sure and the bed headboard and curtains in my cabin were well past replacement (and cleaning) date! The staff were ...
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Sail Date July 2015


SandraA avatar

SandraA

3 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Radiance of the Seas Cruise to Hawaii via NZ & Tahiti

This was our third cruise on the Radiance. We had a very sociable and energetic Cruise Critics group which made for a most enjoyable cruise. Embarkation - Although passengers were given different boarding ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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robzarb@gmail.com

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Worst Princess cruise of my life

I am an Elite cruise member thus I have done numerous cruises with the Princess fleet as well as many other cruise companies This was by far the worst and less enjoyable cruise I have done in many years The ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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Aussie Boys

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Superb as Ever

I read many reviews about Celebrity Solstice and many reviews leave me wondering what on earth people do on their cruise, maybe all day finding fault very anything they can? Our second cruise on Solstice was as ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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pama58

1 Review Written

Too many days at sea

we stayed in Sydney the night before the cruise. I was amazed just hoe close to the pier we actually were. On the day of boarding we had plans to look around the rocks markets as we were told we couldn't board until ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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carlandlyn

5 Reviews Written

41 Helpful Votes

Had a great time, but.......

Well this was our first cruise on Celebrity (first two on RCL) and our longest cruise. It also had by far the most amount of sea days, so we were curious on how this would play-out. Unfortunately the friends who put ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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ozpen

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

A Fun Cruise

My husband and I booked our 5th Carnival cruise to celebrate our 4oth Anniversary and were not disappointed. Our previous 4 cruises with Carnival have incled two sailing the Carribean, one in the Mediterranean and ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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gerranium20

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great Ship, Food, Facilities; 18 Nights Too Long

We boarderd in Sydney , and thanks to the Concierge class , we had a shorter line to embark. Found the ship to be luxurious , beds super comfortable and the staff most attentive. The stateroom with a balcony was ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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