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Seabourn Sydney (Australia) Cruise Reviews

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Half a cruise!

Review for Seabourn Encore to South Pacific

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Muddle
2-5 Cruises • Age 80s

After four Seabourn journeys, I can say the experience is so enjoyable that I have no interest in trying other cruise ships. Comfort, food, service etc all first class. Furthermore I make three points: (A) whoever thought up and/or designed the Town Square concept should be given a double bonus; (B) the system operated by the banks where one’s account is automatically closed down ...
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Sail Date: March 2020


Very disappointed

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carolinaboy1972
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We chose the Seabourn Encore for 2 reasons: we wanted to see New Zealand and after trying other 6 star lines we wanted to try another. The itinerary was great. We had to miss Phillip Island because of the weather. That was ok with us; we really appreciate the captain taking safety so seriously. The rest of the stops were good. Embarkation in Sydney was fairly easy. The ship is clean and ...
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Sail Date: February 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


ALMOST PERFECT

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bugsyfromtaos
2-5 Cruises • Age 70s

We were concerned about the larger Seabourn ships since we had only sailed on the smaller ones previous to this.We liked this better....never seemed crowded except for the pool deck during sail away from Sydney Harbor.The bigger ship gave more options which we enjoyed.We were 2 couples neither of which had visited Australia and New Zealand so we thought this would be a good introduction.It ...
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Sail Date: February 2019

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Second Seabourn Cruise – First Time On Encore

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maryogreen
6-10 Cruises • Age 60s

After an incredibly wonderful experience on the Seabourn Quest last year in Antarctica, we were cautiously optimistic that a cruise on a different Seabourn ship would live up to our expectations. Here are our thoughts – and a few comparisons – organized by category: Itinerary The Sydney to Auckland itinerary is readily available on a number of cruise lines. What intrigued us about this ...
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Sail Date: January 2018


The Best of the Best

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metta7
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

After tying other cruise lines, we happily choose Seabourn, with this being our third cruise with them in 2.5 years. The Encore is just a year old, but still looked new and stunning. It offered us beauty and comfortable elegance. Even on sea days, we rarely ran into other passengers, it was that spacious of a ship with one of the best space-to-passenger ratio in cruising that helped feel like it ...
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Sail Date: January 2018

Cabin Type: Penthouse Spa Suite


PORT AND SHORE EXCURSIONS

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allieman
6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

we chose this cruise because we did not want to drive australia and new zealand but still wanted to see both countries first hand. the ship is not even one year old and is deluxe. we arrived in sydney 3 days early and did our own exploration. the food was very good and the service was usually but NOT ALWAYS, responsive. breakfast was a challenge to get FAST service and especially hot coffee (a ...
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Sail Date: December 2017

Cabin Type: Penthouse Suite


This 18 day cruise was highly overrated

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woooofers4u
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

all dining venues close at 8:45. If you want something to eat later--only room service. Food quality not nearly as good as Crystal & Regent (& even main stream lines like Princess) NO vegetables. No one ever knew if beef was farm raised or if the fish was wild caught or farmed. The Grill was the best of all the dining. There were vegetable sides on the menu & the food was much better. The ...
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Sail Date: December 2017

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Expected better

Review for Seabourn Encore to Australia & New Zealand

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thecruiser2001
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

We are pretty experienced small ship cruisers and we’ve cruised with Seabourn just 3 times before – Odyssey & Sojourn – and thought that everything about those ships was absolutely great – the best designed ships we’ve been on – great food – great service - pretty much everything great. So our expectation for the much heralded Seabourn Encore was pretty high – the reality was a big ...
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Sail Date: March 2017


Sydney to Bali ok, Bali to Singapore obvious that they were discounting

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Neptune 4
10+ Cruises • Age 70s

Very much liked the smaller ships. Would not go on the bigger ship again. Staff from our previous cruises tried hard, and were great. Too many inexperienced crew.Hygiene standards slipped badly. Guests not using the hand gel and abusing crew who asked them to do so. Hotel Manager and Captain should have done more. Thomas Keller Restaurant not good, food drowned in salt. The Restaurant and ...
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Sail Date: March 2017

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite


Classic Seabourn still working out the kinks

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P.R.Spero
6-10 Cruises • Age 80s

Our fourth Seabourn; this one to Australia-New Zealand. (Previously: Norway; then Mediterranean/Adriatic, then Antarctic (Wow), then this one, somewhat less overwhelming than the last. New ship, the Encore, c. 600 passengers. Substantially larger than the previous class of ships (Odyssey/Sojourn/Quest) which in turn were bigger than the previous ones: Spirit et al.) Yes, there are more ...
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Sail Date: February 2017

Cabin Type: Veranda Suite

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