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Sydney (Australia) to World Cruise Reviews

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Around the World
Sydney (Australia)

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37 Sydney (Australia) to World Cruise Reviews


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cruiser741

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Disgusting floating health hazard, rude staff, and bad entertainment

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I thought it was going to be a luxury cruise, but it was the worst cruise experience I've had in about 30 cruises. We got off the ship before the schedule disembarkation date because it was so bad.The ship was ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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RustySeaDog

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Could be a leader but!

OK, the cost and value are pretty good (World Cruise 2019), but its let down by two key things. Firstly the food. It varies between average to terrible and tends to be stodgy, swimming in gravy or sauce and usually ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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calmseasfreshwinds

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

This beautiful ship deserves better

× I awarded my cruise of 2017 5 stars no problem × I struggled to award 3 stars on this cruise, just 2 years later. WHY Pre embarkation × met at Brisbane airport by a Princess Cruises representative! ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Clayton1

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

A Shadow of its Former Glory

We are in our early 60's and fit and healthy. The Cunard line represented to us elegance, fine dining and an association with the Grand Queens of the Sea. Though there were some good points to the ship including ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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CaptCoy

1 Review Written

28 Helpful Votes

Let down

Embarkation and disembarkation was relatively smooth. Don’t expect much hospitality. Employees are not excited about their jobs so don’t expect many smiles either. We spent much extra to stay in a (PHS) ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Cdtravellers

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Failed to meet any expectations

We chose this cruise based on itinerary, since we wanted to visit several islands. I had read rave reviews of the food, but that’s so subjective I didn’t have real expectations. The food was very ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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lsdcruiser

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

VERY NICE, BUT NOT EXCEPTIONAL

We selected this cruise initially because of the advertised stop at Papua New Guinea. Otherwise, we had previously visited almost all the other ports. The day before we boarded, we were advised by our travel agent ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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sixnotrumps

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Avoid legs of RTW cruises

We have sailed with Oceania on 4 previous occasions and always enjoyed it - good company, great food, excellent service - cabins are definitely small but we don't spend much time in our cabins. BUT - this cruise ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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unsuzyq

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Outdated ship....excuisite cuisine

Check in line was long and hot, Had to retrieve our own luggage from hallway, 20 doors down, Duct taped hair dryer and tiny showers...must share 1 wifi per room unless want to purchase another, large emphasis on 180 ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Sharonafrom Queensland

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Love this Ship

Absolute thrill to spend 3 days on-bard the Queen Elizabeth from Sydney - Brisbane. Fabulous food, beautiful state-room. Stunning, commisioned works of art. Incredible/wonderful décor and design. Loved the Art deco ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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SydneyCandy

3 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Adults Only makes for very pleasant areas around pool and buffet.

I was only on the Arcadia for a 3 day trip Syd to Bris. Solo traveller paid $1000 for 3 nights in deluxe balcony cabin. Cabin was nice, although I really had to twist the Steward's arm to get a white robe. ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Potofstout

3 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

First cruise with Cunard but 15th cruise in total

About 2 years back I developed a desire to sail on the QM2. 50% of my friends who had been on the QM2 loved it and 50% hated it. Because of this I chose a short 7 day cruise from Sydney, Australia down to Tasmania ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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marilbrian

2 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

The sheer arrogance, disrespect shown to Diamond Cunards is beyond belief

we chose this ship to celebrate our Diamond wedding anniv on the day of departure (I was actually born on the day QM was launched) and its juicy itinerary. .having cruised about 120 times all around the world the ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Blackpooljen

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

We flew to Sydney to join the ship, sailing a leg of it's World Cruise. The embarkation at Sydney was quick and smooth. Outside cabin D183 was okay. Average size, a bit faded glory - the bathroom was that 'old ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Halfpints

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Beautiful ship, fantastic crew.

Since we were celebrating our Golden Wedding Anniversary, we wanted a special cruise and at the same time sample a Cunard ship. As we didn't see much of San Francisco and Hawaii when we visited six months ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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gousesolihull

2 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Cunard apologise for any inconvenience

After raising my concerns on Face book and twitter I was informed that they were experiencing technical difficulties at check-in so could only apologise for the inconvenience. To be assured they are working to ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Goldseeker

1 Review Written

26 Helpful Votes

Sea Princess South America Voyage

I/we chose this cruise because it was different from any other cruise from Australia and neither of us had been to this part of the world before. If anyone is going on this vessel or her sister ships, Dawn or ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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rhys4

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

A first class cruise.

We joined the ship in Sydney,heading for Los Angeles,about 28 nights.We have been with Cunard on many cruises,but this was the longest cruise we have taken. Embarkation was quick and efficient.Our luggage was in our ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Carnivalisation

2 Reviews Written

81 Helpful Votes

Princess retains it values with this little ship.

Am a past Princess passenger with 3 decades of wonderful experiences with the line, until recently. I have found a sad downturn in the products service levels over the past 5 years or so, which includes, staffing, ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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leonola

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Poor wheelchair accessibility in Princess Suite

We have cruised 5 times on other lines but this was a "Bucket List" cruise for us. We felt we were very lucky to get any disability cabin, let alone in Princess Grill. Embarkation in Sydney was fairly smooth, and we ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Malaycruiser

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

P&O Continues Good Value Cruising.

Having sailed with P&O before, and previously flying back to UK, as I live in Malaysia, I found this cruise perfect, only 8 hours from Malaysia to Sydney and at the end of the cruise in Singapore, just 1 hour flight ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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CruisingJulie

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Rude Passengers

A family group of 6 booked 5 cabins for a quick getaway. Embarkation at Sydney was so quick due to a wonderful staff member giving us priority boarding. That is when our troubles with passengers started. A very ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Dumbcluck

2 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

World Cruise 2016

Choose this cruise as I liked the itinerary particularly St. Peters burgh which I always wanted to go to. Ship is not too big which we liked, it is getting older but in good shape overall. As we had a premium ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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bertonlab

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

My world cruise 2016

We always wanted to go on a world cruise, as flying is no longer a option for us. We enjoyed most of our ports and enjoyed them. Was of course disappointed at the ports that we could not visit due to bad weather ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Killoranpark

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Bad experience

Thought it would be a lot different !someone forgot to tell me it was a geriatric paradise tour, I did meet a lot of lovely people but organised daily programs were not for me! Ship is filthy ,food very good, ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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