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Radiance of the Seas Cruise Review to South Pacific - Australia

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Reviews: 4
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Overall rating:

3.9 out of 5
Radiance of the Seas

18 Night Australia Bottom End (Perth To Sydney)

Sail date: February 25, 2020

Ship: Radiance of the Seas

Cabin type: Oceanview

Cabin number: 8006

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 10 months ago

Review summary

had a truly wonderful cruise, enjoyed many a good meal, met some fun people and ticked off a bucket list item


5 out of 5
fast and smooth on ship withing 15mins

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

4 out of 5
had ultimate dining package and drinks package so wanted for nothing

Onboard Activities

4 out of 5
enjoyed the pools and gym


4 out of 5
didn't see many shows but enjoyed the musicians around the ship

Children's Programs

no kids

Service and Staff

4 out of 5
excellent service especially from roxana and newman in the schooner bar

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
ship was super clean we have sailed on her before so know and like the layout

Cabin / Stateroom

4 out of 5
picked this cabin as it looked large on the plan, it was prbably 1/3rd larger and a great cabin for a long voyage

Ports of call

Fremantle (Perth), Australia

4 out of 5
spent 3 days around Perth and Margaret river prior to embarkation lots to see and do

Esperance, Australia

3 out of 5
stayed on ship

Adelaide, Australia

4 out of 5
caught train into Adelaide had a nice lunch in the park

Melbourne, Australia

4 out of 5
did the puffing billy steam train well worth it

Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

3 out of 5
stayed on ship due to the heavy rain

Cruise Milford Sound

5 out of 5
beautiful scenery

Cruise Doubtful Sound

5 out of 5
beautiful scenery

Cruise Dusky Sound

5 out of 5
beautiful scenery

Port Chalmers (Dunedin), New Zealand

3 out of 5
stayed on ship as had recently been here lots to do here

Akaroa, New Zealand

4 out of 5
lazy day on ship as have recently visited

Wellington, New Zealand

3 out of 5
had a good walk and did some shopping cable car and sanctuary are great value

Sydney, Australia

3 out of 5


2 out of 5
ship handled very poorly, passengers disembarked before their luggage was on shore so caused 1 hr delay for us

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