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This month's most popular Pacific Pearl cruises


1. 14 night Fiji Adventure Cruise P528 ex Sydney on 20 Jul 2015, from $2,149
2. 12 night Pacific Sunsets Cruise P601 ex Sydney on 27 Dec 2015, from $1,699
3. 16 night Bounty Adventure Cruise P643 ex Sydney on 13 Oct 2016, from $2,499
4. 10 night Barrier Reef Discovery Cruise P533 ex Sydney on 7 Sep 2015, from $1,449
5. 10 night Discover Vanuatu Cruise P526 ex Sydney on 6 Jul 2015, from $1,309

Pacific Pearl cruises for 2015-2016

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Where she sails
Pacific Pearl sails out of Sydney and Auckland. From Sydney 3 and 4-night cruises head for the Sunshine Coast (Mooloolaba), Moreton Island (for surf and dolphins), or just a theme cruise (Comedy or Food & Wine). Longer 7- to 16-night cruises head for PNG, Pacific islands, and the Great Barrier Reef. There’s a special 16-night Bounty Adventure Cruise in October 2015. A 13-night cruise each November circumnavigates New Zealand. The Melbourne Cup cruise every November stays two nights in Melbourne. In April/May each year, when sailing from Auckland, visit the Pacific islands to the north, or head south around New Zealand’s three islands. Pacific Pearl’s latest refit was in 2012, and at 63,786 GT she carries 1800 passengers.

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Pacific Pearl Cruises

Sold out Available OBC = On Board Credit
Date Route Cruise Ports From $/Day
2015 CRUISES

1

MAR

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Moreton Island Cruise

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Ret: Sydney

Currently sailing

N/A

5

MAR

Pacific Pearl cruises

7

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

Sold out

N/A

12

MAR

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

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Ret: Sydney

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N/A

16

MAR

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

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N/A

20

MAR

Pacific Pearl cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$500

$167

23

MAR

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

220

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,489

$149

2

APR

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

128

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Auckland

$669

$167

6

APR

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

149 7 Day Sale

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,271

$127

16

APR

Pacific Pearl cruises

3

NIGHTS

94

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$708

$236

19

APR

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

187 7 Day Sale

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Ret: Auckland

$1,089

$109

29

APR

Pacific Pearl cruises

9

NIGHTS

153 7 Day Sale

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$999

$111

8

MAY

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

136 7 Day Sale

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,135

$114

18

MAY

Pacific Pearl cruises

9

NIGHTS

67 7 Day Sale

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,135

$126

27

MAY

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

152 Up to $100 OBC

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,526

$153

6

JUN

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

37 7 Day Sale

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Sydney

$435

$109

6

JUN

Pacific Pearl cruises

14

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Sydney

$2,173

$155

10

JUN

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

35 7 Day Sale

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,349

$135

20

JUN

Pacific Pearl cruises

3

NIGHTS

32 7 Day Sale

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$450

$150

23

JUN

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

50

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$660

$165

27

JUN

Pacific Pearl cruises

9

NIGHTS

98 Up to $100 OBC

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,149

$128

6

JUL

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

73 Up to $100 OBC

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,309

$131

16

JUL

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$559

$140

20

JUL

Pacific Pearl cruises

14

NIGHTS

220 Popular Cruise!

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$2,149

$154

15

AUG

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$569

$142

19

AUG

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$509

$127

23

AUG

Pacific Pearl cruises

12

NIGHTS

106 Up to $100 OBC

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Ret: Sydney

$1,429

$119

4

SEP

Pacific Pearl cruises

3

NIGHTS

18 7 Day Sale

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$499

$166

7

SEP

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

66 7 Day Sale

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,449

$145

17

SEP

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

37

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$609

$152

21

SEP

Pacific Pearl cruises

9

NIGHTS

49 Up to $100 OBC

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,249

$139

30

SEP

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$699

$175

4

OCT

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$629

$157

8

OCT

Pacific Pearl cruises

16

NIGHTS

104 7 Day Sale Signature Itinerary!!

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$2,539

$159

24

OCT

Pacific Pearl cruises

7

NIGHTS

7 Day Sale

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$699

$100

31

OCT

Pacific Pearl cruises

6

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,499

$250

6

NOV

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$629

$157

10

NOV

Pacific Pearl cruises

9

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$999

$111

19

NOV

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$599

$150

23

NOV

Pacific Pearl cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$549

$183

26

NOV

Pacific Pearl cruises

13

NIGHTS

Up to $100 OBC

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,699

$131

9

DEC

Pacific Pearl cruises

8

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,349

$169

17

DEC

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

7 Day Sale

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,449

$145

27

DEC

Pacific Pearl cruises

12

NIGHTS

7 Day Sale

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,699

$142

2016 CRUISES

8

JAN

Pacific Pearl cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$649

$216

11

JAN

Pacific Pearl cruises

8

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$999

$125

19

JAN

Pacific Pearl cruises

5

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,049

$210

24

JAN

Pacific Pearl cruises

3

NIGHTS

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$749

$250

27

JAN

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$799

$200

31

JAN

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


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$695

$174

4

FEB

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

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Ret: Auckland

$772

$193

8

FEB

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

Up to $100 OBC

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Ret: Auckland

$1,726

$173

18

FEB

Pacific Pearl cruises

8

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,162

$145

26

FEB

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4

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


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$772

$193

1

MAR

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,681

$168

11

MAR

Pacific Pearl cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$635

$212

14

MAR

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

Up to $100 OBC

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$1,681

$168

24

MAR

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$772

$193

28

MAR

Pacific Pearl cruises

8

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,163

$145

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APR

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,726

$173

15

APR

Pacific Pearl cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$635

$212

18

APR

Pacific Pearl cruises

9

NIGHTS

Up to $100 OBC

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,590

$177

27

APR

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,726

$173

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MAY

Pacific Pearl cruises

9

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,565

$174

16

MAY

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,695

$170

26

MAY

Pacific Pearl cruises

15

NIGHTS

Up to $100 OBC Signature Itinerary!!

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Ret: Auckland

$2,347

$156

10

JUN

Pacific Pearl cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$652

$217

13

JUN

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Auckland

$1,695

$170

23

JUN

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Auckland


Ret: Sydney

$692

$173

27

JUN

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

Up to $100 OBC

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,699

$170

7

JUL

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$799

$200

11

JUL

Pacific Pearl cruises

11

NIGHTS

Up to $100 OBC

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,799

$164

22

JUL

Pacific Pearl cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$699

$233

25

JUL

Pacific Pearl cruises

12

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,999

$167

6

AUG

Pacific Pearl cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$699

$233

9

AUG

Pacific Pearl cruises

17

NIGHTS

Signature Itinerary!!

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,699

$100

19

AUG

Pacific Pearl cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$699

$233

22

AUG

Pacific Pearl cruises

11

NIGHTS

Up to $100 OBC

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,799

$164

2

SEP

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$799

$200

6

SEP

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


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$1,699

$170

16

SEP

Pacific Pearl cruises

3

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$699

$233

19

SEP

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

Up to $100 OBC

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,699

$170

29

SEP

Pacific Pearl cruises

4

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$799

$200

3

OCT

Pacific Pearl cruises

10

NIGHTS

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$1,699

$170

13

OCT

Pacific Pearl cruises

16

NIGHTS

Up to $100 OBC Signature Itinerary!!

Dep: Sydney


Ret: Sydney

$2,499

$156

Pacific Pearl — Ship Review Rating: 4.2 out of 5 based on 57 ratings.

Life aboard Pacific Pearl
In the growing Australian market Pacific Pearl’s standard of cuisine, restaurants, public spaces and leisure activities maintains its excellence. She is ideally suited to young couples, singles of all ages and families, with plenty of open deck space, two large pools, wading pool, and extensive child and teenager facilities including indoor/outdoor play areas located aft. Twenty cabins now have interconnecting rooms to benefit families. Relax on your deckchair day and night, and take in karaoke performances and latest release movies on the giant LED entertainment screen overlooking the pool. The crew, service, food and entertainment receive strong reviews from guests. P&O cruises offer relaxation with a touch of luxury, aimed at middle Australia. Gratuities are included in the fare. The ship also handles conferences and weddings, and caters for wheelchair accessibility.

Accommodation
Staterooms come in four categories – Mini-Suite with balcony, Outside with balcony, Outside and Inside – and 22 price levels (higher decks costing more). Many cabins have a third or even a fourth bed available. All cabins are spacious, with wardrobes, ensuites, and twin beds mostly convertible to queen size. Facilities include flat screen TV, fridge, personal safe, and an interactive video system. The décor is neat and attractive. Outside cabins having a large window (or porthole in the case of a few). Twenty interconnecting cabins for families and groups allow quad-quad, twin-quad, triple-triple, and twin-twin bedding.

On the upper 36 Mini Suites, and 28 Outside staterooms come with balconies. The Mini-Suites come with tub and shower and a range of extras, and can accommodate three or four. (Check out whether the deck 11 Suites allow for night-time quietness.) Note that room-service meals come at extra charge. Ten cabins are wheelchair accessible. Cots are available for children under three years.

Food and Dining
Dining-wise, there are four eateries onboard Pacific Pearl. Dining is where and when you like: “Your Choice Dining” at the main The Waterfront Restaurant or the buffet Plantation Restaurant. Expect big ship banquet catering. The décor is bright and very colourful. Dress up for the formal dinner/s. There are three alternative (pay extra) options. The line has recruited celebrity chef Luke Mangan who has added his touches to the menu in the Salt Grill restaurant, a steak and seafood venue. La Luna is a casual restaurant serving Asian cuisine. For an exceptional evening make a reservation at Chef’s Table, for a tour of the galley and commentary by the Executive Chef.

Four other dining options start with the al fresco Grill next to the pool, for breakfast, lunch and through the evening. Also on the pool deck is The Café, for coffee and muffins and the like. Socialise in the atrium at Charlie’s Bar, along with coffee, cakes and other treats. In addition are daily wine tastings, master classes, and vintage seminars. Families are well catered for: Children have their own menu changed daily in the Waterfront restaurant, and they can dine early at the Plantation. The crew have a name for friendliness and the food selection is plentiful and varied.

Entertainment
The main attractions are the destinations: the South Pacific, New Zealand, and southern Australia. During sea days there’s plenty of activity day and night to keep you entertained. The two-deck Marquee Theatre is the main venue for production shows and major cabaret acts. View all the action and latest movies on the Big Screen day and night on the pool deck, and trapeze shows in the evening. Other entertainment includes Laser Light shows in the Atrium, game shows, and adults-only Sit Down Comedy Club. Forward on the top deck is The Dome with dance floor. There are five bars and a casino, much live music and karaoke. By day guests can join in a variety of organised activities such as Bingo. The shopping arcade offers fine jewellery, crystal, perfumes and fashion apparel.

Three aft decks offer an adults-only Oasis spa area, complete with wicker beds, lounges, ottomans and two hot tubs. On a lower deck is the ocean-view Aqua Health, Spa and Fitness centre and Gym. The Children’s Centres that cater for ages 3 to 10 years is situated at the rear of the top deck. HQ and HQ+ are hangouts for 11 to 17 year olds. Leisure spaces include jogging track, whirlpool spas, library, medical centre, gym and health spa. The shopping arcade offers fine jewellery, crystal, perfumes and fashion apparel.





































Explore the decks

Pacific Pearl deckplans

Pacific Pearl deckplan

Cabins on Deck 11 (Aloha Deck)

AA
Suite with balcony
AB
Mini-suite with balcony
BB
Outside with balcony
CC
Outside
J
Inside
  • Sofa bed
  • Two pullman beds
  • Handicapped facilities
  • Four pullman beds
  • One pullman bed
  • Connecting staterooms
  • Sofa and pullman bed

Cabins

Staterooms come in four categories – Mini-Suite with balcony, Outside with balcony, Outside and Inside – and 22 price levels (higher decks costing more). Many cabins have a third or even a fourth bed available. All cabins are spacious, with wardrobes, ensuites, and twin beds mostly convertible to queen size. Facilities include flat screen TV, fridge, personal safe, and an interactive video system. The décor is neat and attractive. Outside cabins having a large window (or porthole in the case of a few). Twenty interconnecting cabins for families and groups allow quad-quad, twin-quad, triple-triple, and twin-twin bedding.

On the upper 36 Mini Suites, and 28 Outside staterooms come with balconies. The Mini-Suites come with tub and shower and a range of extras, and can accommodate three or four. (Check out whether the deck 11 Suites allow for night-time quietness.) Note that room-service meals come at extra charge. Ten cabins are wheelchair accessible. Cots are available for children under three years.

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Ship facts

Star rating: Pacific Pearl star rating
Maiden voyage: 1989
Number of decks: 11
Tonnage: 63875
Cabins: 812
Passenger capacity: 1800
Number of crew: 700

What's onboard? ▼

  • Atrium social centre
  • Shops duty-free
  • Shore Tours
  • No tipping, AUD on board
  • DINING
  • Main dining rooms (2)
  • Salt Grill by Luke Mangan
  • Chef’s Table
  • Luna (pay)
  • The Grill
  • Flexible dining, kids menus
  • Room service menu (pay)
  • Cafes
  • Lounges, bars, clubs
  • Ice cream bar (pay)
  • ENTERTAINMENT
  • Production shows
  • Poolside Screen (movies, sports)
  • Circus performances
  • Live music, nightclub, comedy
  • Theme & Cocktail nights
  • Casino, game shows
  • Laser Light shows
  • ACTIVITIES
  • Swim pools (2)
  • Hot tubs (2)
  • The Oasis adult retreat
  • Paddling pool
  • Health Spa Sauna Salon Fitness (small)
  • Fitness, Wellness classes, bootcamp
  • Deck, board games
  • Jogging track
  • Classes for dance, art & craft, drinks, cooking, wine tasting (some pay)
  • Art auctions
  • Bingo
  • Race car simulators (pay)
  • Ceremonies, weddings, group events organised
  • Photo, video gallery
  • Library
  • UNDER 18
  • Group centres for 3-6, 7-10, 11-14, 15-17 y
  • Group child minding (late night, 3-13 y, pay)
  • OTHER
  • Internet, Wi-Fi areas (pay)
  • Mobile (Int’l roaming; pay provider)
  • ATM on board
  • Laundrette, laundry service (pay)
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Elevators
  • Medical centre
  • Smoking outdoor areas
  • Power 3-pin 220/240V
  • Daily newsletter
  • Advise dietary, medical, mobility needs at booking

What's included? ▼

  • Accommodation as booked
  • Gratuities - tipping is neither expected nor required
  • All main meals on-board
  • Coffee, tea, milk & hot snacks
  • Open/anytime seating & multi-venue dining
  • Open/anytime or traditional/set time & multi-venue dining
  • Use of ship facilities - indoor & outdoor
  • Entertainment - live music and/or shows, movies
  • Activities - organised & individual
  • Bridge director on select cruises
  • Kids clubs & teen programs (3-17 yrs)
  • Cruise Director & all English speaking staff
  • Valet, laundry & concierge services (Suites, Mini-suites)
  • Weddings, ceremonies, group events options
  • Port maps and/or guide books
  • Ship-shore-ship transfers

What's excluded? ▼

  • Airfares, accommodation & transfers not specified
  • Shore & land excursions and meals not specified
  • Alternate specialty dining venues
  • Room service menu items
  • Workshops, classes & programs
  • Casino gaming, bar expenses
  • Passport & visa fees
  • Insurances of all kinds
  • Increases in third party charges or taxes
  • Customary land tour gratuities are welcome
  • Items & services of a personal nature
  • Medical services, vaccination costs
  • Laundry and/or valet charges
  • Wi-Fi, Internet, satellite/mobile phone & fax charges
  • Childcare night services (3-12 yrs, 10pm-1am)

Recent testimonials

"We have returned after enjoying such a great first cruise. We thoroughly enjoyed the entire cruise and hope to take another one at some time. We just wanted to say thank you for everything you did for us and we valued your assistance greatly."
Amelia from Melbourne


"Thanks again for your great service and attention to detail, and all the information given to us prior to the cruise. I will certainly choose to use you again for any future holiday plans. "
Connie B from Melbourne


"Natasha made the usually arduous and stressful booking process enjoyable, fun and pleasurable. Her attention to detail was amazing."
Suzie from NSW