Amazing Christmas/New Years Ovation Cruise

Ovation of the Seas Cruise Review to South Pacific - Australia

Cruises: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 12

Overall rating:

5 out of 5
Ovation of the Seas

12 Night New Zealand (Sydney Roundtrip)

Sail date: December 22, 2018

Ship: Ovation of the Seas

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Amazing cruise/cruise ship!! Will definitely be booking another one soon!!


5 out of 5
Quick and well organised

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Delicious food and a great variety


5 out of 5

Amazing experience

Windjammer Marketplace

5 out of 5

Amazing variety of food for breakfast, lunch and dinner

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
Great gym and running track. Pools/spas clean and refreshing. Dodgem cara looked like fun but queues were long.

Royal Esplanade

5 out of 5

Great variety of shops and pop up markets

Casino Royale

5 out of 5

Fun, light entertainment

Running Track

5 out of 5

Amazing views whilst exercising


5 out of 5
Amazing entertainment in the theatre and on board

North Star

5 out of 5

Great views from the North Star

Royal Theater

5 out of 5

Great variety of entertainment


5 out of 5

Adult Solarium is relaxing and quiet

Children's Programs

Did not have children with us

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
All staff were so friendly and helpful

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Amazing ship!! Everything well thought out and layed out.

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Cabin was spacious and well laid out. Comfortable and always clean (cleaned twice a day) Balcony cabin definitely worth it.

Ship tip

Amazing ship you will not be disappointed with anything!

Ports of call

Sydney, Australia

5 out of 5
Sydney is great, plenty of cafes and restaurants near cruise terminals

Port Chalmers (Dunedin), New Zealand

5 out of 5

Picton, New Zealand

5 out of 5

Tauranga, New Zealand

5 out of 5

Auckland, New Zealand

5 out of 5

Bay Of Islands, New Zealand

5 out of 5


5 out of 5
Quick and easy

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North Star View from North Star
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