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Pacific Explorer cruises for 2020-2021


Pacific Explorer sails from Sydney until October 2020. Comedy Cruises are 3-night breaks from the office, that offer fun while going nowhere. There are four-night cruises from Sydney to Moreton Bay, 5-nights to Tasmania, and 7-night cruises to Gladstone and the Sunshine Coast. Each year a 6-night cruise departs Sydney for Melbourne to take in the Melbourne Cup, staying two nights. Tickets and transfers to the Cup are included (with option to upgrade to P&O Enclosure). Meanwhile, Pacific Explorer runs cruises of 7 to 16 nights to the South Pacific islands, including Norfolk Island, as well as the popular ports in PNG, Tonga, Fiji, New Caledonia, and Vanuatu. In January 2020 Explorer takes a 14-night cruise to Singapore (for refitting) and returns in February/March. On either voyage there are a few interesting ports in Indonesia and Timor Leste to explore. From November 2020 Explorer departs for its new home base in Brisbane, sailing to PNG, South Pacific islands and the Great Barrier Reef. There’s a Melbourne Cup cruise of 7 nights departing Brisbane 31 October 2020. Cup entrance fees are included, and stay overnight on the ship.
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Pacific Explorer Cruise Calendar

Sold out Available OBC = onboard Credit
Date Route Cruise From $/Day
2020 CRUISES

28

JAN

Pacific Explorer cruises

14

NIGHTS

Indonesian Explorer Cruise X006

Currently sailing

N/A

28

FEB

Pacific Explorer cruises

14

NIGHTS

Indonesian Explorer Cruise X008
Departs: Singapore | Arrives: Sydney
UP TO
$650
OBC

$2,574

$184

13

MAR

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$705

$235

16

MAR

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,165

$166

23

MAR

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$780

$195

27

MAR

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X012
Departs: Sydney
UP TO
$150
OBC

$565

$188

30

MAR

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$608

$152

3

APR

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

80s Cruise X014N
Departs: Sydney
UP TO
$150
OBC

$824

$275

6

APR

Pacific Explorer cruises

5

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$849

$170

11

APR

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X015
Departs: Sydney
UP TO
$150
OBC

$599

$200

14

APR

Pacific Explorer cruises

10

NIGHTS

UP TO
$400
OBC

$1,499

$150

24

APR

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X017
Departs: Sydney
UP TO
$150
OBC

$557

$186

27

APR

Pacific Explorer cruises

11

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$2,099

$191

8

MAY

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X019
Departs: Sydney
UP TO
$150
OBC

$499

$166

11

MAY

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

UP TO
$100
OBC

$599

$150

15

MAY

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X021
Departs: Sydney
UP TO
$150
OBC

$474

$158

18

MAY

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

UP TO
$50
OBC

$849

$212

22

MAY

Pacific Explorer cruises

14

NIGHTS

UP TO
$400
OBC

$2,366

$169

5

JUN

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$557

$186

8

JUN

Pacific Explorer cruises

10

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,521

$152

18

JUN

Pacific Explorer cruises

6

NIGHTS

Dark Mofo Cruise X026
Departs: Sydney
UP TO
$150
OBC

$899

$150

24

JUN

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$549

$137

28

JUN

Pacific Explorer cruises

8

NIGHTS

UP TO
$400
OBC

$1,199

$150

6

JUL

Pacific Explorer cruises

9

NIGHTS

UP TO
$500
OBC

$1,249

$139

15

JUL

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$649

$162

19

JUL

Pacific Explorer cruises

12

NIGHTS

UP TO
$550
OBC

$1,899

$158

31

JUL

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X032
Departs: Sydney
UP TO
$150
OBC

$499

$166

3

AUG

Pacific Explorer cruises

8

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$999

$125

11

AUG

Pacific Explorer cruises

10

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,499

$150

21

AUG

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$449

$150

24

AUG

Pacific Explorer cruises

11

NIGHTS

UP TO
$400
OBC

$1,748

$159

4

SEP

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X037
Departs: Sydney
UP TO
$150
OBC

$449

$150

7

SEP

Pacific Explorer cruises

10

NIGHTS

UP TO
$400
OBC

$1,399

$140

17

SEP

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$599

$150

21

SEP

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$549

$137

25

SEP

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X041
Departs: Sydney
UP TO
$150
OBC

$449

$150

28

SEP

Pacific Explorer cruises

10

NIGHTS

UP TO
$500
OBC

$1,499

$150

8

OCT

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$649

$162

12

OCT

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$599

$150

16

OCT

Pacific Explorer cruises

2

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X045N
Departs: Sydney | Arrives: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$399

$200

18

OCT

Pacific Explorer cruises

6

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$1,024

$171

24

OCT

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,349

$193

31

OCT

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,849

$264

7

NOV

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,249

$178

14

NOV

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Country Cruise X049
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$724

$241

17

NOV

Pacific Explorer cruises

11

NIGHTS

UP TO
$400
OBC

$2,049

$186

28

NOV

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,349

$193

5

DEC

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,049

$150

12

DEC

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X053
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$624

$208

15

DEC

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Whitsundays Cruise X054
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$774

$194

19

DEC

Pacific Explorer cruises

10

NIGHTS

Christmas Cruise X055
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$400
OBC

$2,349

$235

29

DEC

Pacific Explorer cruises

11

NIGHTS

New Years Eve Cruise X101
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$300
OBC

$2,049

$186

2021 CRUISES

9

JAN

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,349

$193

16

JAN

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,099

$157

23

JAN

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,049

$150

30

JAN

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X105
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$574

$191

2

FEB

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X106N
Departs: Brisbane | Arrives: Auckland
UP TO
$150
OBC

$624

$156

6

FEB

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X107N
Departs: Auckland
UP TO
$150
OBC

$427

$142

9

FEB

Pacific Explorer cruises

10

NIGHTS

UP TO
$400
OBC

$1,141

$114

19

FEB

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Napier Cruise X109N
Departs: Auckland
UP TO
$150
OBC

$824

$206

23

FEB

Pacific Explorer cruises

9

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,046

$116

4

MAR

Pacific Explorer cruises

8

NIGHTS

Fiji Encounter Cruise X111N
Departs: Auckland
UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,199

$150

12

MAR

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X112N
Departs: Auckland
UP TO
$150
OBC

$674

$225

15

MAR

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Wellington Cruise X113N
Departs: Auckland
UP TO
$150
OBC

$522

$131

19

MAR

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

80s Cruise X114N
Departs: Auckland
UP TO
$150
OBC

$475

$158

22

MAR

Pacific Explorer cruises

8

NIGHTS

Kiwi Explorer Cruise X115N
Departs: Auckland
UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,141

$143

30

MAR

Pacific Explorer cruises

10

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,141

$114

9

APR

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$674

$225

12

APR

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Picton Cruise X118N
Departs: Auckland
UP TO
$150
OBC

$522

$131

16

APR

Pacific Explorer cruises

9

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,544

$172

25

APR

Pacific Explorer cruises

8

NIGHTS

Fiji Encounter Cruise X120N
Departs: Auckland
UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,299

$162

3

MAY

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X121N
Departs: Auckland | Arrives: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$674

$169

7

MAY

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X122
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$674

$225

10

MAY

Pacific Explorer cruises

5

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$924

$185

15

MAY

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,249

$178

22

MAY

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,149

$164

29

MAY

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Whitsundays Cruise X125
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$824

$206

2

JUN

Pacific Explorer cruises

10

NIGHTS

UP TO
$200
OBC

$1,549

$155

12

JUN

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

80s Cruise X127
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$674

$225

15

JUN

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Whitsundays Cruise X128
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$824

$206

19

JUN

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,249

$178

26

JUN

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,249

$178

3

JUL

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,349

$193

10

JUL

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X132
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$674

$225

13

JUL

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Whitsundays Cruise X133
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$824

$206

17

JUL

Pacific Explorer cruises

14

NIGHTS

UP TO
$400
OBC

$2,874

$205

31

JUL

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,199

$171

7

AUG

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,249

$178

14

AUG

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Whitsundays Cruise X137
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$824

$206

18

AUG

Pacific Explorer cruises

10

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,749

$175

28

AUG

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,199

$171

4

SEP

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,249

$178

11

SEP

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

80s Cruise X141
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$724

$241

14

SEP

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Whitsundays Cruise X142
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$824

$206

18

SEP

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,249

$178

25

SEP

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,249

$178

2

OCT

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Whitsundays Cruise X145
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$824

$206

6

OCT

Pacific Explorer cruises

10

NIGHTS

UP TO
$400
OBC

$1,749

$175

16

OCT

Pacific Explorer cruises

6

NIGHTS

UP TO
$150
OBC

$974

$162

22

OCT

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Country Cruise X148
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$674

$225

25

OCT

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Whitsundays Cruise X149
Departs: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$824

$206

29

OCT

Pacific Explorer cruises

8

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,649

$206

6

NOV

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X151
Departs: Brisbane | Arrives: Cairns
UP TO
$150
OBC

$674

$225

9

NOV

Pacific Explorer cruises

10

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,749

$175

19

NOV

Pacific Explorer cruises

8

NIGHTS

UP TO
$300
OBC

$1,199

$150

27

NOV

Pacific Explorer cruises

7

NIGHTS

UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,149

$164

4

DEC

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X155
Departs: Cairns | Arrives: Brisbane
UP TO
$150
OBC

$674

$225

7

DEC

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X156
Departs: Brisbane | Arrives: Melbourne
UP TO
$150
OBC

$674

$225

10

DEC

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

80s Cruise X157
Departs: Melbourne
UP TO
$150
OBC

$724

$241

13

DEC

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Kangaroo Island Cruise X158
Departs: Melbourne
UP TO
$150
OBC

$824

$206

17

DEC

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X159
Departs: Melbourne
UP TO
$150
OBC

$674

$225

20

DEC

Pacific Explorer cruises

8

NIGHTS

Christmas Cruise X160
Departs: Melbourne
UP TO
$350
OBC

$1,549

$194

28

DEC

Pacific Explorer cruises

11

NIGHTS

New Years Eve Cruise X201
Departs: Melbourne
UP TO
$400
OBC

$1,949

$177

2022 CRUISES

8

JAN

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Kangaroo Island Cruise X202
Departs: Melbourne
UP TO
$150
OBC

$824

$206

12

JAN

Pacific Explorer cruises

12

NIGHTS

Discover Vanuatu Cruise X203
Departs: Melbourne
UP TO
$550
OBC

$1,874

$156

24

JAN

Pacific Explorer cruises

4

NIGHTS

Australia Day Cruise X204
Departs: Melbourne
UP TO
$150
OBC

$824

$206

28

JAN

Pacific Explorer cruises

3

NIGHTS

Comedy Cruise X205
Departs: Melbourne
UP TO
$150
OBC

$674

$225

This month's most popular Pacific Explorer cruises


1. 14 night Indonesian Explorer Cruise X008 ex Singapore on 28 Feb 2020, from $2,574
2. 10 night Discover Vanuatu Cruise X016 ex Sydney on 14 Apr 2020, from $1,499

Pacific Explorer — Ship Review Rating: 4.1 out of 5 based on 186 ratings.

Life aboard Pacific Explorer
Pacific Explorer sails from Sydney until October 2020. Comedy Cruises are 3-night breaks from the office, that offer fun while going nowhere. There are four-night cruises from Sydney to Moreton Bay, 5-nights to Tasmania, and 7-night cruises to Gladstone and the Sunshine Coast. Each year a 6-night cruise departs Sydney for Melbourne to take in the Melbourne Cup, staying two nights. Tickets and transfers to the Cup are included (with option to upgrade to P&O Enclosure). Meanwhile, Pacific Explorer runs cruises of 7 to 16 nights to the South Pacific islands, including Norfolk Island, as well as the popular ports in PNG, Tonga, Fiji, New Caledonia, and Vanuatu. In January 2020 Explorer takes a 14-night cruise to Singapore (for refitting) and returns in February/March. On either voyage there are a few interesting ports in Indonesia and Timor Leste to explore. From November 2020 Explorer departs for its new home base in Brisbane, sailing to PNG, South Pacific islands and the Great Barrier Reef. There’s a Melbourne Cup cruise of 7 nights departing Brisbane 31 October 2020. Cup entrance fees are included, and stay overnight on the ship.

At 77,000 GT Pacific Explorer is the largest ship in the fleet, completely made over for P&O clientele in 2017. Her new 2017 look added great changes in dining, entertainment and recreational offerings. This large resort ship gives the feel of uncrowded luxury, with access to a wide range of public rooms. The interiors are attractive and warm, and the glassed-in upper decks provide plenty of light and connections with the outside world. The two show lounges and poolside Movie Screen features Australian entertainers, comedians, TV, movies and sports games. Gratuities are included in your fare.

Accommodation
Accommodation includes 410 balcony rooms that include Suites with balcony, Mini-Suites with balcony, and Balcony. Balconies may have either solid steel or toughened glass railings. Also there are 11 grades of Oceanview and Interior staterooms. The recent re-build provides for 22 inter-connecting pairs of cabins for families, and many cabins have a third or 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. Outside cabins have a large window or porthole in the case of a few. Interconnecting cabins for families and groups allow quad-quad, twin-quad, triple-triple, and twin-twin bedding.

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. Sixteen cabins are wheelchair accessible. Cots are available for children under three years. The entire ship has been newly re-carpeted and staterooms refreshed. Smoking is only permitted in designated smoking areas, and excludes staterooms and balconies.

Food and Dining
Dining-wise, there are multiple eateries onboard Pacific Explorer. Dining is where and when you like: “Your Choice Dining” at two main dining options, the formal Waterfront Restaurant (and dress up for the occasional formal dinner), and the casual Pantry with its contemporary café vibe. Designed as an international food market, The Pantry has nine cuisine selections, the ninth in the evening being Shell & Bones seafood. Also head for Angelo’s for Italian and Dragon Lady for Asian delights. There are four alternative (pay extra) options. The line’s celebrity chef Luke Mangan offers his Salt Grill steak and seafood restaurant., and for an exceptional evening make a reservation at Chef’s Table, which include a tour of the galley and commentary by the Executive Chef. 400 Gradi Pizzeria serves great pizzas at a price.

Casual dining options start with the al fresco Grill (pay) next to the pool for breakfast, lunch and through the evening. Also there is The Café for coffee and muffins and the like. Socialise at the many bars and lounges. There’s also the Love Riot pre-show dinner one can reserve. Families are well catered for: Children have their own menu changed daily in the Waterfront restaurant, and they may dine early. The crew have a name for friendliness and the food selection is plentiful and varied. Book dietary requests 60 days ahead of time.

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. In the evening having two show lounges (both theatre and cabaret style) is a great way to give passengers more entertainment choices. The Love Riot main show attracts an extra charge for cocktail & souvenir glass; more for a degustation dinner. View all the action and latest movies on the Big Screen day and night on the pool deck. Other entertainment includes game shows and the adults-only Sit Down Comedy Club. On the Promenade deck is the dance floor. There are multiple bars and a casino, much live music and karaoke.

By day guests can join in a variety of organised activities such as bingo. Alternatively, just stroll around and shop duty-free, or for a quiet time retire to the Library/Card Room or Internet Café. An aft deck offers an adults-only Oasis spa area, complete with wicker beds, lounges, ottomans, pool and hot tubs. On Deck 12 are the health, spa and fitness centres, and HQ and HQ+ hangouts for 11 to 17 year olds. A Children’s Centre cater for ages 3 to 10 years. P&O Edge activities on the top deck include climbing, flying fox, laser tag and The Plank. Leisure spaces include gym, sports deck, jogging track, health spa complex, library/reading room, and medical centre.

Explore the decks

Pacific Explorer deckplans

Pacific Explorer 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

Accommodation includes 410 balcony rooms that include Suites with balcony, Mini-Suites with balcony, and Balcony. Balconies may have either solid steel or toughened glass railings. Also there are 11 grades of Oceanview and Interior staterooms. The recent re-build provides for 22 inter-connecting pairs of cabins for families, and many cabins have a third or 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. Outside cabins have a large window or porthole in the case of a few. Interconnecting cabins for families and groups allow quad-quad, twin-quad, triple-triple, and twin-twin bedding.

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. Sixteen cabins are wheelchair accessible. Cots are available for children under three years. The entire ship has been newly re-carpeted and staterooms refreshed. Smoking is only permitted in designated smoking areas, and excludes staterooms and balconies.

Decks
Pacific Explorer

P&O Cruises

Ship facts

Star rating: Pacific Explorer star rating
Maiden voyage: 1998
Number of decks: 10
Tonnage: 77441
Cabins: 999
Passengers: 1998
Number of crew: 924

What's onboard? ▼

  • Atrium social centre
  • Shops duty-free (outside Australia limits)
  • Shore Tours
  • No tipping, AUD on board
  • ANZ Defence Force onboard credit
  • COMPLIMENTARY DINING
  • Waterfront Restaurant (with kid’s menus)
  • Dragon Lady (Asian)
  • Angelo’s (Italian)
  • The Pantry (10 choices)
  • Dietary requests (pre-book 60 days)
  • COVER CHARGE DINING
  • Chef’s Table
  • 400 Gradi pizzeria
  • Shell & Bones (seafood)
  • Pre-show dinner at Waterfront, show in Black Circus
  • Room service menu 24h
  • OTHER DINING
  • Luke’s al fresco burgers
  • Poolside Lobster & Burger
  • Bars & night clubs (6)
  • Bar snacks, drinks
  • New Zealand Natural (pay)
  • Beverage package
  • ENTERTAINMENT
  • The Marquee production shows
  • Black Circus show venue
  • Comedy Club (adults)
  • Poolside Screen (movies, sports)
  • Live music, nightclub, parties
  • Theme & Cocktail nights
  • Casino, trivia & game shows
  • ACTIVITIES
  • Swimming pools (2)
  • Waterslides (2)
  • Waterpark
  • Hot tubs (3)
  • The Oasis adult retreat
  • Wellness seminars
  • Spa
  • Fitness Centre
  • Fitness classes, Bootcamp at Sea
  • P&O Edge 19 activities (pay) (climbing, zipline, Plank)
  • Hosted deck games
  • Deck, board games
  • Lawn bowls
  • Jogging track
  • Classes for dance, art & craft, drinks, cooking, wine tasting (some pay)
  • Cooking demonstrations
  • Whisky & wine tasting
  • Bingo, karaoke
  • Ceremonies, weddings, group events organised
  • Photo, video gallery
  • Library, Card Room
  • UNDER 18
  • Group centres for 2-5, 6-9, 10-13, 14-17 y
  • Organised kids activities
  • Sony Playstation VR
  • Group child minding (late night, pay)
  • OTHER
  • Internet, Wi-Fi areas (pay)
  • Mobile (Int’l roaming; pay provider)
  • ATM on board
  • Laundry (self-service & pay)
  • Wheelchair accessible cabins
  • Elevators
  • Medical centre
  • Smoking outdoor areas
  • Power 3-pin 220/240V
  • Daily newsletter
  • Advise dietary, medical, mobility needs at booking

What's included? ▼

  • Gratuities - tipping is optional
  • Defence personnel benefits
  • All main meals on-board
  • Coffee, tea, milk & hot snacks
  • Open/anytime seating & multi-venue dining
  • Use of ship facilities - indoor & outdoor
  • Entertainment - live music and/or shows, movies
  • Most activities onboard, gym, some fitness classes
  • Kids clubs & teen programs (2-17 y)
  • Cruise Director & all English speaking staff
  • Weddings, ceremonies, group events options
  • Ship-shore-ship transfers
  • Pre-arranged dietary requests (60 days notice)

What's excluded? ▼

  • Airfares, accommodation & transfers not specified
  • Shore & land excursions and meals not specified
  • Specialty restaurants & The Grill
  • Room service menu items
  • Some activities and entertainment: P&O Edge, arcade games
  • Casino, bar expenses
  • Items & services of a personal nature
  • Medical services, vaccination costs
  • Laundry services
  • Wi-Fi, Internet, satellite/mobile phone & fax charges
  • Childcare night services (3-12 y 10.30pm-1am)
  • Passport, travel documentations, vaccination & visas``
  • Insurances of all kinds
  • Increases in taxes, fees, port expenses
  • Itineraries may change due to unforeseen circumstances
  • Cabins may change for operational reasons
  • Credit card 1.5% service fee
  • GRATUITIES, SERVICE CHARGES
  • Tipping and service charges are not required
  • REMINDERS
  • Domestic travel: passport or government issued ID (check ahead)
  • International (even one port): passport valid for 6 months after end of voyage
  • Check any visa requirements
  • Check dress code, health requirements ahead
  • Special needs, dietary requests, arrange at booking
  • Check stateroom ‘responsible adult’ requirements when booking
  • Confirm with bank and ship ahead of cruise your credit/debit card intentions
  • Smoking on board in designated areas only
  • Don’t bring an aerial drone
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