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Diamond Princess Cruise Review to South Pacific - Australia

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 8

Overall rating:

4.7 out of 5
Diamond Princess

11 Night Australia & New Zealand (Sydney To Auckland)

Sail date: December 19, 2017

Ship: Diamond Princess

Cabin type: Suite

Cabin number: D200

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Review summary

Good cruise and having friends with us made it even better. One thing Princess need to have is a lounge where we can go in the evening before dinner where there is quiet as all lounge areas have either music or live entertainers singing and on the most it's so loud.


4 out of 5
All good

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Savoy Restaurant was great exceptional staff

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5


5 out of 5
Great stage shows get a bit sick of the game shows but others enjoy them

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
As always the crew go the extra mile and so deserve our gratuities

Ship Quality

4 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Nice to have the extra room and lounge to relax in.

Ports of call

Sydney, Australia

5 out of 5

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

5 out of 5
Did hop on off tour good value for money

Port Chalmers (Dunedin), New Zealand

4 out of 5
Great to see the market open on Christmas day

Akaroa, New Zealand Did not visit port

Weather not the best and had been here before

Picton, New Zealand

5 out of 5
Did a wine tour with Jade tours not from the ship

Napier, New Zealand

4 out of 5
Walked around Napier sailed at 2pm

Tauranga, New Zealand

5 out of 5
Late in walked around the Mount

Auckland, New Zealand

4 out of 5


5 out of 5
Earlier than stated on cabin info all good
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