1st cruise- never again

Golden Princess Cruise Review to South Pacific - Australia

Cruises: 1 cruise (first)
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 2

Overall rating:

2.6 out of 5
Golden Princess

14 Night Fiji (Melbourne Roundtrip)

Sail date: January 29, 2019

Ship: Golden Princess

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 3 years ago

Review summary

Nothing good to say - we tried it but never again


1 out of 5

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

2 out of 5

Onboard Activities

2 out of 5
Pools, music clips, trivia, sudoku


2 out of 5

Children's Programs

No children

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
The room and bar service was excellent- the dining staff slow

Ship Quality

3 out of 5
It's an old boat and showing it - it was clean and well maintained

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
All OK

Ship tip

Don't go if you expect good food

Ports of call

Melbourne, Australia Did not visit port

I flew in from Adelaide

Noumea, New Caledonia

2 out of 5
Not much - we were ripped off in a Japanese restaurant

Port Denaru, Fiji

1 out of 5
Hot and steamy the tender were too full for such a hot day

Suva, Fiji Did not visit port

Port Vila, Efate, Vanuatu

2 out of 5
Good food at the harbour - much better than onboard

Mare Isle, Loyalty Islands, New Caledonia Did not visit port


2 out of 5
The purser did not deliver our duty free which held up our disembarkation by 30 minutes
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