A Stunning Cruise Experience

Celebrity Solstice Cruise Review to South Pacific - Australia

Experience: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 42

Overall Rating:

5 out of 5
Verified Review
12 Night New Zealand (Sydney To Auckland)
Sail Date: November 28, 2013
Ship: Celebrity Solstice
Cabin Type: Balcony
Cabin Number: 9210
Traveled As: Couple
Reviewed: 4 years ago

The experience started with the overnight stay on beautiful Sydney harbour with its exceptional views of the Opera house and harbour bridge.

Great weather as we sailed to Melbourne and then across the Tasman sea to New Zealand. Crusing the three sounds in Fiojdland  was a stunning experience on a cloudless sunny day...the inlets, small islands,  mountains and native forests.  This landscape has been virtually untouched by human habitatation... All the ports on this cruise were every "ship friendly" with many local volunteers on hand to welcome and advise visitors on what to do. A welcoming experience.

 As this was our second crusie on the Solstice we already knew that the onboard expeience was going to be most enjoyable. It delivered on cleanliness, great service from caring staff and quality food. The shows were of a good standard as well.

Our fellow passengers also provide pleasent onboard companionship and from their comments it was clear that this particular cruise will feature high up on their list of great crusies.

Food and Dining

5 out of 5

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5


5 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5

Ship Tip

The solarium offers healthy lunchs and breakfasts and is usually not that busy.

5 out of 5

Cruise Milford Sound

5 out of 5
Absolutely stunning

Cruise Doubtful Sound

5 out of 5
Even better than Milfors Sound

Cruise Dusky Sound

5 out of 5
The panorama when leaving Doubtful Sound is extraordinary. Don't miss it
5 out of 5
Enjoy the free Wifi on the pier
5 out of 5
Akaroa was our stop over . Unbelievably beautiful views and lovely town
5 out of 5
Vist its museum, Te Papa which is free
5 out of 5
Try and do the walk around the mount which is right alongside the wharf
5 out of 5
So very handy
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