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I have booked with Clean cruising for 2 cruises now, I cannot fault their service.Our travel consultant Christie Gowan was excellent. She answered all my questions very promptly and was very informative.I will highly recommend her to me friends."
- Brian P

Why Clean Cruising?

  • Family owned & operated
  • Australian based team
  • Same consultant from start to finish
  • Free printed documentation and ticket wallet
  • Combine with flights, hotels, insurance and save
  • Flexible payment options including Interest Free* finance and layby

Diamond Princess has an overall score of 4.1 out of 5
based on 304 guests we surveyed after their cruise.

Category Overall Cabin Dining Entertainment Service
Average rating

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4.4

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3.5

4.5

Fast track Diamond Princess cruise reviews & ratings below.

Reviewed by Overall Cabin Dining Entertainment Service
Renee M
10 Jul 2019
Lynette H
12 Jun 2019
Toni G
1 Jun 2019
Maureen K
29 May 2019
Anne L
1 May 2019
Kathleen B
29 Apr 2019
Lorraine G
10 Apr 2019
Bruce T
8 Apr 2019
Ronalie G
18 Feb 2019
Shelley M
18 Jan 2019
Cornelia P
2 Jan 2019
Howard F
15 Nov 2018
Kerin B
4 Nov 2018
Lesley M
31 Oct 2018
Melinda W
29 Oct 2018
Barbara W
26 Oct 2018
Bruce W
13 Oct 2018
James F
9 Oct 2018
Michael S
17 Sep 2018
Ashkin A
17 Sep 2018
Geoff N
13 Sep 2018
Joanne A
10 Sep 2018
Susan D
9 Sep 2018
Maureen S
4 Sep 2018
Maureen S
23 Aug 2018
Deirdre B
3 Aug 2018
Tim G
25 Jul 2018
Hsien-ying L
25 Jun 2018
Mr J
7 Jun 2018
Prue C
18 May 2018
Rex K
20 Apr 2018
Walter S
17 Apr 2018
Sandi G
26 Mar 2018
Russell W
14 Mar 2018
Sandy L
11 Mar 2018
Diane H
8 Mar 2018
Dianne M
24 Feb 2018
Carol G
14 Feb 2018
Robin T
10 Feb 2018
James S
10 Feb 2018
Margaret ann M
10 Feb 2018
Anna C
10 Feb 2018
Mark P
1 Feb 2018
Mark P
1 Feb 2018
Daniel F
29 Jan 2018
Dianne H
29 Jan 2018
Gerald C
15 Jan 2018
Gerald M
15 Jan 2018
Julie D
12 Jan 2018
Jean B
6 Jan 2018
Valerie B
2 Jan 2018
Michelle T
26 Dec 2017
Elizabeth G
26 Dec 2017
Carmel R
24 Dec 2017
Veronika D
23 Dec 2017
Richard H
20 Dec 2017
Anthony F
16 Dec 2017
Lindsay M
15 Dec 2017
Judith M
15 Dec 2017
Roger T
31 Oct 2017
Heather Y
23 Oct 2017
Leen ooi B
20 Oct 2017
Pauline R
20 Oct 2017
Graham T
16 Sep 2017
Graham T
7 Sep 2017
Kurt G
31 Aug 2017
Kerry S
3 Aug 2017
Wendy L
25 Jul 2017
Amanda F
25 Jun 2017
Wayne J
7 May 2017
Joanne D
1 May 2017
Rodney B
24 Apr 2017
Amanda B
23 Apr 2017
John C
1 Apr 2017
Denise L
30 Mar 2017
Barry W
29 Mar 2017
Margaret G
29 Mar 2017
David P
29 Mar 2017
Patricia C
23 Mar 2017
Peter M
10 Mar 2017
Carol M
4 Mar 2017
Carol M
4 Mar 2017
Sylvia P
28 Feb 2017
Benjie B
22 Feb 2017
Terry D
21 Feb 2017
Greg P
21 Feb 2017
Damian D
10 Feb 2017
Essop P
10 Feb 2017
Peter S
5 Feb 2017
Peter S
5 Feb 2017
Noelle D
3 Feb 2017
Noelle D
2 Feb 2017
Zena T
2 Feb 2017
Zena T
2 Feb 2017
Lauren D
25 Jan 2017
Lauren D
24 Jan 2017
Tram V
22 Jan 2017
Tram V
22 Jan 2017
Sharon B
20 Jan 2017
Sharon B
20 Jan 2017
Chitra J
19 Jan 2017
Chitra J
19 Jan 2017
Maxine P
17 Jan 2017
Maxine P
17 Jan 2017
Gwenifer C
16 Jan 2017
Gwenifer C
16 Jan 2017
Dianne T
14 Jan 2017
Dianne T
13 Jan 2017
Margaret F
11 Jan 2017
Margaret F
11 Jan 2017
Graeme G
9 Jan 2017
Graeme G
9 Jan 2017
Roma C
31 Dec 2016
Roma C
31 Dec 2016
Joan hilary D
18 Dec 2016
Meng K
18 Dec 2016
Joan hilary D
18 Dec 2016
Meng K
18 Dec 2016
Roslyn C
16 Dec 2016
Roslyn C
16 Dec 2016
Jan B
15 Dec 2016
Jan B
15 Dec 2016
Sandra B
14 Dec 2016
Sandra B
14 Dec 2016
Peter H
13 Dec 2016
Catherine P
13 Dec 2016
Peter H
13 Dec 2016
Catherine P
13 Dec 2016
Roberta E
11 Dec 2016
Roberta E
11 Dec 2016
Margaret R
1 Dec 2016
Lea thin S
1 Dec 2016
Margaret R
1 Dec 2016
Lea thin S
1 Dec 2016
Derek H
18 Nov 2016
Derek H
18 Nov 2016
Brian P
8 Nov 2016
Brian P
8 Nov 2016
Mark H
3 Nov 2016
Mark H
3 Nov 2016
Robert W
30 Oct 2016
Robert W
30 Oct 2016
Danyle B
29 Oct 2016
Danyle B
29 Oct 2016
Peter C
28 Oct 2016
Peter C
28 Oct 2016
Alan G
11 Oct 2016
Alan G
11 Oct 2016
Shirley P
7 Oct 2016
Shirley P
7 Oct 2016
Jennifer U
22 Sep 2016
Yit seong F
24 Jul 2016
Yit seong F
24 Jul 2016
June S
12 Jun 2016
Aileen D
6 May 2016
Frank & renee I
6 May 2016
Suzanne P
5 May 2016
Socratis S
3 May 2016
Karl R
3 May 2016
Janet C
30 Apr 2016
Rosa M
27 Apr 2016
Chris T
18 Apr 2016
Kaylene D
17 Apr 2016
Roger H
15 Apr 2016
Bev R
15 Apr 2016
Fred I
13 Apr 2016
Maureen A
30 Mar 2016
Marcius O
28 Mar 2016
John G
27 Mar 2016
Lorraine & jim S
27 Mar 2016
June D
25 Mar 2016
Morris M
25 Mar 2016
Adam S
25 Mar 2016
Sue & mark H
25 Mar 2016
Susie D
25 Mar 2016
Janine M
25 Mar 2016
Theresa C
25 Mar 2016
Sharon M
25 Jan 2016
Clare C
15 Jan 2016
Roslyn S
14 Jan 2016
Raymond H
14 Jan 2016
Fiona M
13 Jan 2016
Rhona G
13 Jan 2016
George G
13 Jan 2016
Patricia H
13 Jan 2016
Jai G
13 Jan 2016
Diane H
13 Jan 2016
Kristine E
13 Jan 2016
Dorothy B
13 Jan 2016
Nicole M
7 Jan 2016
Glenice L
5 Jan 2016
Darryl M
5 Jan 2016
Christopher H
5 Jan 2016
Grace A
5 Jan 2016
Neil M
5 Jan 2016
Terry M
5 Jan 2016
Jim M
28 Dec 2015
Carole W
24 Dec 2015
Keith G
23 Dec 2015
Dilys B
23 Dec 2015
Dilys B
23 Dec 2015
Elizabeth W
23 Dec 2015
Gordon D
23 Dec 2015
Claire B
13 Dec 2015
Lisa W
11 Dec 2015
Phillip S
10 Dec 2015
Lily K
10 Dec 2015
Andrew M
10 Dec 2015
Margaret S
5 Dec 2015
Margaret S
4 Dec 2015
Michael T
29 Nov 2015
Siegfried Z
26 Nov 2015
Helen C
26 Nov 2015
Peter H
26 Nov 2015
Janice Y
26 Nov 2015
Gary K
26 Nov 2015
Judy P
26 Nov 2015
Fiona S
26 Nov 2015
Barbara K
26 Nov 2015
Errol H
26 Nov 2015
John J
21 Nov 2015
John J
13 Nov 2015
Beverley P
30 Mar 2015
Catherina W
29 Mar 2015
Catherina W
29 Mar 2015
Elizabeth H
29 Mar 2015
Gillian W
21 Feb 2015
Maureen S
18 Feb 2015
Peter B
6 Feb 2015
James V
5 Feb 2015
Brenda B
27 Jan 2015
Christine O
26 Jan 2015
Marion M
25 Jan 2015
Kaye A
18 Jan 2015
Cheryl H
16 Jan 2015
Kaye A
13 Jan 2015
Kaye A
13 Jan 2015
Warren W
4 Jan 2015
Ron H
22 Dec 2014
Kim, K
21 Dec 2014
Veronica B
18 Dec 2014
Julia B
17 Dec 2014
Joyce H
17 Dec 2014
Yvonne W
16 Dec 2014
Patricia F
16 Dec 2014
Rhonda W
20 Nov 2014
Hannah G
4 Nov 2014
Reginald T
27 Sep 2014
Carola L
21 Sep 2014
Cheryl anne N
20 Sep 2014
Pamela F
20 Sep 2014
Wendy C
30 Jul 2014
John S
28 Jul 2014
Susan h
14 Jul 2014
Bruce M
23 Apr 2014
Man yu florence K
20 Apr 2014
Christopher H
19 Mar 2014
Alexander c
17 Mar 2014
Terry A
15 Mar 2014
Belinda W
15 Mar 2014
Peter C
24 Feb 2014
Robin W
10 Feb 2014
John c
26 Jan 2014
Diane C
24 Jan 2014
Maureen R
22 Jan 2014
Peter S
20 Jan 2014
Fenton C
6 Jan 2014
Ray M
2 Jan 2014
Jim C
22 Dec 2013
Gail L
18 Dec 2013
Ian M
17 Dec 2013
Paul M
15 Dec 2013
Christine C
14 Dec 2013
Norelle T
14 Dec 2013
Lorraine J
13 Dec 2013
Lawrence V
13 Dec 2013
Janice H
13 Dec 2013
Grace P
9 Dec 2013
Alan G
6 Dec 2013
Jeffrey E
5 Dec 2013
Brian R
5 Dec 2013
Anita K
5 Dec 2013
Barbara E
19 Nov 2013
Barbara E
19 Nov 2013
Michael T
18 Nov 2013
Leslie B
17 Nov 2013
Susan H
10 Nov 2013
Tracy lena M
9 Nov 2013
Robert S
8 Nov 2013
Gail M
7 Nov 2013
Bruce R
27 Oct 2013
Heather D
15 Oct 2013
Elisabeth Y
24 Sep 2013
Terence M
23 Apr 2013
Lynette J
22 Apr 2013
Kerry S
11 Apr 2013
Dale D
10 Apr 2013
Pamela F
5 Apr 2013
Graham frazer C
20 Mar 2013
Ian H
11 Mar 2013
Leonie H
3 Feb 2013
Suzanne L
31 Jan 2013
Brian R
18 Dec 2012
Sophia F
17 Mar 2012
Diamond Princess — Ship Review Rating: 4.1 out of 5 based on 304 ratings.
Diamond Princess

Princess Cruises

Ship facts

Star rating: Diamond Princess star rating
Maiden voyage: 2004
Number of decks: 13
Tonnage: 115875
Cabins: 1337
Passenger capacity: 2670
Number of crew: 1100

What's onboard? ▼

  • Defence Force (active/ex-) onboard credit (ADF, NZDF)
  • Onboard currency AUD if in/out Australia/NZ
  • REST & RELAXATION
  • Italian style Piazza social centre
  • Shops duty free
  • COMPLIMENTARY DINING
  • Main dining room/s (with kid’s menus)
  • Club Class Dining (Suites & Mini-Suites)
  • Traditional (2 sittings) or Anytime Dining
  • No Anytime Dining in/out of Japan
  • 24-h room service, most food complimentary
  • Formal dining (once/week; rental wear)
  • COVER CHARGE DINING
  • Ultimate Balcony Dining
  • Chef’s Table (for 12) (+ galley tour; not in Australia)
  • Sabatini’s (Italian)
  • Vines (wine & seafood bar)
  • Stirling Steakhouse
  • Kai Sushi (Japanese)
  • CASUAL DINING
  • Horizon Court
  • Burger & Hot Dog Grill (poolside)
  • Ice Cream Bar
  • Pâtisserie
  • English Pub Lunch in Wheelhouse Bar
  • The Whisky Bar
  • Chocolate Journeys (all dining venues)
  • Internet Café & Library
  • Pâtisserie
  • Variety of drinks packages
  • Afternoon tea; Cookies & milk in Piazza
  • Special diet requests (when booking)
  • ENTERTAINMENT
  • Show Lounge
  • Lounges, bars, nightclub, disco
  • Movies Under the Stars (poolside theatre)
  • Onboard games, parties, tours
  • Casino
  • ScholarShip@Sea enrichment courses
  • Library, writing room
  • Art, photo, video gallery
  • Celebration packages
  • Weddings (enquire)
  • Conference Centre
  • ACTIVITIES
  • Pools (4)
  • Lap pool with current
  • Whirlpools Spas (8)
  • Izumi Japanese Bath
  • The Sanctuary adult oasis (pay)
  • Lotus Spa & Fitness Centre
  • Lotus Spa
  • Jogging track
  • Ultimate Ship Tour (pay)
  • Sports court & table games
  • Shuffleboard
  • 9-hole putting course
  • UNDER 18
  • Youth Remix Center (3-12y)
  • Teen Lounge (13-17y)
  • Kids-only Dinners
  • Pelicans (3-7 y centre)
  • Shockwaves (8-12 y centre)
  • Group kidsitting (3-12 y, pay)
  • Port Days activities
  • Children with special needs
  • Video arcade
  • OTHER
  • Medical centre (pay private rate, no Medicare)
  • No tipping, bar charges if in/out of Australia
  • ATM on board (costly)
  • Internet slow satellite (pay)
  • MedalionNet fast internet (from 15 March 2020; pay)
  • Mobile phone at sea (pay provider)
  • Laundromats self-serve
  • 110V US two-point plugs
  • Wheelchair cabins, service animals
  • No wheelchair access to The Sanctuary
  • Daily newsletter

What's included? ▼

  • Accommodation as booked
  • Gratuities, bar service charges for Australia-based Princess ships
  • All main meals on-board
  • Afternoon tea service
  • Coffee, tea & milk 24 hrs
  • Anytime dining (not in Australia; not on Pacific Princess))
  • Traditional/set time & multi-venue dining
  • Dietary requests on booking
  • Alternative dining (extra charge)
  • In-cabin dining (no charge most items)
  • Use of ship facilities - indoor & outdoor
  • Entertainment - live music and/or shows, movies
  • Activities - organised & individual
  • Specialty lectures, workshops, classes & programs
  • Kids clubs & teen programs (3-17 y, not Explorer)
  • Cruise Director & all English-speaking staff
  • Onboard newsletter
  • Self-serve laundry
  • Destination seminars and/or lectures
  • Ship-shore-ship transfers
  • Internet & Wi-Fi available to many public areas and cabins (Not free)
  • Mobile device app for on-board programs, communications
  • Defence Force onboard credit program
  • Weddings on most ships (pay)

What's excluded? ▼

  • Airfares, accommodation & transfers not specified
  • Shore & land excursions and meals not specified
  • Some workshops, classes & programs
  • Casino gaming, bar expenses
  • Items & services of a personal nature
  • Medical services, vaccination costs
  • Laundry service charges
  • Internet, satellite/mobile phone & fax charges
  • Childcare night services (3-12 y 10pm-1am; pay)
  • Passport & visa fees
  • Insurances of all kinds
  • Increases in third party charges or taxes
  • Itineraries may change due to unforeseen circumstances
  • Cabins may change for operational reasons
  • SERVICE CHARGES INSIDE AUSTRALIA
  • Spa service & fitness classes 5% service charge
  • SERVICE CHARGES OUTSIDE AUSTRALIA
  • USD15.50 for mini-suites and club class; USD16.50 for suites; USD14.50 other cabins; pp/night, ALL ages
  • May request to modify on board
  • Gratuities can be prepaid through Cruise Personalizer
  • Bar and wine charge, Lotus Spa, 15%
  • Customary land tour gratuities are welcome
  • REMINDERS
  • Check passport valid for 6 months after end of voyage
  • Youth IDs needed for Australia domestic
  • Check stateroom ‘responsible adult’ requirements when booking
  • Check formal nights, dress code, health requirements ahead
  • BPAY in Australia no surcharge booking fee
  • Confirm with bank and ship ahead of cruise your credit/debit card intentions
  • Special needs, dietary requests, arrange at booking
  • Smoking on board in designated areas only
  • Don’t bring an aerial drone

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$1,988
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$1,280
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Happy Customers

Thank you Tracey, Kirsty and Sharleen for managing our booking so well. The provision of our printed luggage labels, folder and lanyards for such a short cruise is very much appreciated. The service was wonderful and we will definitely keep you in mind when booking further cruises."
- Kylie M