Discover 11 levels of hidden gems on Pacific Jewel. Dance the night away in The Dome, relax in the Aqua Spa, feast at one of the six restaurants and get a dose of adrenalin at the P&O Edge Adventure Park.
Connexions Bar is a late night venue featuring live music and entertainment like quizzes and pub trivia. A great place to start, spend or end your night.
Where the cocktails are top shelf and the scene is chic. Choose from our innovative cocktails menu of classics and new creations expertly mixed with fresh ingredients.
A pub-style venue serving bottled ciders, craft beers and draught beer on tap. At The Orient, the atmosphere is warm and the beer is frosty.
Let our resident DJs help you dance the night away. They know just how to get the party started so make sue you wear the right shoes to burn a hole in the dance floor.
Players Bar & Casino
Here the music is low and the stakes are high, so place your bets at roulette or blackjack and rife the adrenaline train that is Players Bar & Casino!
Oasis Bar A happy, child-free paradise with a relaxed vibe and deckchairs galore. Relax with a cocktail in hand and watch the sun set over the ship's wake.
A relaxed bar perfect for everyone. Gather together, grab a cocktail and sip the day away by the pool.
P&O Edge is not for the faint hearted. If you're up for some extra adventure, join the adrenalin junkies at P&O Edge Adventure Park.
Cargo Net Race
Challenge yourself, or a friend, to a race to the top of the ship in the Cargo Net Race. You'll be rewarded for your efforts with a scenic view on the way down.
P&O Bow Ladder Climb
Climb up past the iconic P&O logo to the top of the ship's bow with the P&O Bow Ladder Climb. There's even a photo platform nearby to capture that postcard perfect shot to share with friends
Big Screen Experience
Scour to the top of the outdoor movie screen on-board. You can even add a personalized message to the screen for the ultimate Facebook moment.
Reach new heights and get your adrenaline pumping when you Abseil off the ship.
Jump aboard the Flying Fox for a bird's eye view of the ship and surrounding scenery as you zip on an 80 metre line from deck to deck.
Perfect the art of tight rope walking without the nerve-shattering heights with Slackline Surfing. This low-lying flat line ropewalk is the perfect entree into tight rope walking.
Jump, leap and tumble as you take in picture perfect views on the Bungee Tramp, which sits 4 metres above the ship's top deck.
Put on your war paint for a 30-minute game of Laser Tag! Gather the family or challenge your fellow passengers to a virtual battle surrounded by the ocean.
Fancy a show after dinner? Our original production shows are choreographed by a leading Australian production company and designed exclusively for P&O Cruises audiences. Performed in the impressive two-storey The Marquee theatre and with a number of different shows* featured on each ship, you'll be spoilt for choice.
Our hand-picked cast of elite performers from around the globe and will take you on a silicon dipped, high gloss, high-octane experience which is bound to take you hostage, capture your heart and get your pulse racing!
Let's Misbehave is a fun and cheeky frollick back to the era of swing bands, flappers, gangsters, burlesque and sirens. Let us transport you to a sultry 1930's nightclub where the music is hot, the girls are sassy and the drinks are flowing. Come join us and let's misbehave!
Seven, based on the Seven Deadly Sins, is a wonderful visual feast, twisting and turning through scenes of fantasy as we indulge the audience in these well known vices. A fast paced show full of incredible choreography by Australia's Kate Wormald and an eclectic contemporary score by Phillip Filo, your senses will devour this journey.
Off the Charts
A concert-style production offering a roller coaster ride through some of the musical smash hits of the naughties. Off the Charts features the cool sounds of artists such as Adele, Amy Winehouse, Bruno Mars & Taylor Swift. Urban Funk, modern soul and cool pop vibes ensures it's a high energy, feel good experience for everyone.
Life As We Know It
A modern music performance piece, Life as We Know It reflects on the various aspects of life including love, loss, fear and joy. The soundtrack includes a mix of contemporary music and the imagery reflects the emotional, reflective and entertaining moments in various phases of life.
We have a world of activities for you to discover onboard. From party nights to the P&O Edge Adventure Park, Kids Clubs to the adults-only Oasis - there's something fun for everyone. Choose from over 60 activities onboard daily or choose to sit by the pool and do absolutely nothing at all. With P&O, the way you holiday is up to you.
P&O Edge Adventure Park
P&O Edge Adventure Park is Australia's largest adventure park at sea. Perfect for those after a serious dose of adrenalin!
Try your hand at our huge selection of deck games including golf putting, table tennis, quoits and more.
Tag, you're it! Battle it out with friends and family during an all-ages game of laser tag.
Be taught how to make four of our onboard cocktails plus some take home tips for creating your own.
Reach brave new heights when you climb the ship, get to up there and take in the view.
Learn Something New
Always wanted to know how to make the perfect latte or dance the cha cha? With a range of classes onboard, we'll teach you to master all sorts of skills!
Belt out your favorite tunes and unleash your inner pop star with our onboard Karaoke.
Think you have lady luck on your side? Try your hand at Jackpot Bingo and you could win big.
As part of our commitment to refresh P&O Cruises' fleet, we recently announced that we will be farewelling Pacific Jewel from March next year. Please be assured we are working hard to offer you alternative choices and we thank you for your patience as we assist you with your cruise holiday.
If you are booked on the Pacific Jewel on a departure on or after 24 Feb 2019, you will receive a communication over the next 2 weeks with details of alternative arrangements we have made for you to consider. We expect all guests to be moved to alternative cruises over the next 2 months with priority given to those sailing on the first cruises following Jewel's farewell from the fleet. It may take us a little while to get your booking moved, so we kindly ask for your patience and to only contact us once you have received your new confirmation.
What happens now?
- Pacific Jewel's final cruise will be on 24 February 2019 (MEL - SIN). Cruises from J911 onwards have been cancelled.
- Pacific Aria takes up the reins as New Zealand's cruise ship, sailing from Auckland from April 2019 through to July 2019. Aria's Auckland season for 2019 will open for bookings in the near future.
- Pacific Aria will return to Brisbane from August 2019.
- Pacific Aria's published Oct 2019 - Jan 2020 Sydney season has been cancelled.
- Pacific Dawn will be servicing Pacific Aria's 10 night PNG cruise (A923) originally due to depart 21 May 2019. New departure date for this cruise is 25 May 2019 (W927N).
- Pacific Dawn will be servicing Pacific Aria's 14 night Bounty Adventure cruise (A926) originally due to depart 14 Jun 2019. New departure date for this cruise is 15 June 2019 (W931N).
- Guests booked on selected impacted cruises have the option of rebooking an equivalent or near equivalent cruise on another P&O ship or receiving a full refund, if no alternative cruises are suitable. If your clients are booked on any impacted Pacific Jewel, Pacific Aria, and Pacific Dawn cruises you will receive an email from our Customer Services team with detailed information on the options for your clients.
If you would like to discuss this further with us, please call us on 1300 550 491 (AU)/0800 543 177 (NZ) or you can email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
We thank you for your patience and understanding.
Questions and Answers
Q. What does this mean for bookings on impacted cruises?
A. Guests will be notified with details of alternative arrangements to consider.
- Rebooking on equivalent or near equivalent cruises on other P&O Cruises' ships
- Offering a choice of alternative cruises on other ships in the P&O Cruises' fleet where a near equivalent match is not possible
- Providing a full refund to guests for whom no alternative cruise choice is suitable (any guest whose cruise is cancelled can choose to obtain a full refund).
Q. Which Pacific Jewel cruises are impacted & which cruises will bookings be moved to?
A. All Pacific Jewel cruises after 24 February 2019 are affected. Guests will receive an email within two weeks with an alternative cruise option for them to consider.
Q. Why was Pacific Jewel chosen over the other ships to leave the P&O fleet?
A. P&O Cruises announced today that a second Grand Class ship with join the family while bidding farewell to one of its "jewels" as part of the cruise line's commitment to refresh the fleet over time. Star Princess will replace the much-loved and considerably smaller Pacific Jewel, which will leave P&O Cruises in March next year, by which time she will have served the brand for almost 10 years.
Q. When will the final Pacific Jewel cruise to Singapore go on sale?
A. The itinerary is in the process of being finalised and is due to go on sale in the coming weeks.
What sets us apart from other cruise lines? Our commitment to innovative, fresh and fantastic food sourced through Australian farmers and suppliers. With up to 17 different dining experiences to choose from across the fleet, we're plating up everything from casual to connoisseur, so you can choose when, where and how you dine.
My Table Dining - Enjoy your dinner at both the same time and table each night with a choice of two seating time options. Your waiter will look forward to welcoming you back every night. My Table Dining is available in Waterfront Restaurant.
My choice Dining - Dine when, where and how you choose. Reservations can be made each night or you can join us at your leisure. We look forward to welcoming you in any and all of our venues.
Modern Australian - With an extensive range of a la carte menu items for breakfast, lunch and dinner and a menu that changes daily, this modern Australian restaurant serves up a sophisticated selection of both classic dishes and cutting edge cuisine. *Waterfront opens for lunch on days at sea and select port days.
Fat Cow: Roasts - Offers quality cuts that will tempt any meat lover! Try tender car vings, roast chicken, succulent legs of lamb, cured hams, roast pork and beef.
Hook's Fish & Chips: Fish and Chips - Serving up fish and hot chips with the per fect amount of crunch. Daily specials like salt and pepper squid or seafood paella also on offer.
Stix: Asian - Indulge your passion for Asia's finest cuisines including traditional rice dishes, the freshest stir fries, sizzling noodles and dumpling soups.
Mexicana: Mexican - Mexican soft or hard shell tacos filled with favourites like homemade salsas and pickles, chilli, guacamole, fresh lime and cheese.
Curry House: Indian - Try classic curry flavours and new tastes complete with homemade breads, chutneys, raitas. It's so good you won't want to share.
Kettle & Bun: Soups and Sandwiches - At this lunch-time favourite, you'll enjoy freshly baked bread, expertly crafted sandwiches and mouth- watering soups.
Sugar Bar: Desserts - Visit the Sugar Bar for a sweet selection of cakes, pastries and individual desser ts freshly made onboard.
Salt Grill by Luke Managan
Celebrity Chef Dining - Our celebrity chef restaurant, Salt Grill by Luke Mangan offers gourmet fare even the most fussy foodies will love.
Gourmet Degustation - Enjoy this delightful degustation dinner with wine pairings, hosted by the Executive Chef in an intimate, private setting.
Treat your taste buds with a selection of exotic banquet-style menus. Try traditional favourites or innovative twists on modern Pan-Asian dishes. Luna is one dining experience that you won't want to miss.
Al Fresco Favourites - An Al Fresco favourite! This top deck, poolside venue offers gourmet burgers, pizzas, pies and crispy fries to enjoy as you relax under the sun.
- Capacity: 1,670 guests, lower berths
- Decks: 11 guest decks
- Max Speed: 22.5 knots
- Length: 245m/811ft
- Weight: 70,310 tons
- Built: London, UK registration
Please note: Stateroom images and features are samples only. Actual furniture, fixtures, colors, configurations and window/porthole views may vary.
Please note: Stateroom images and features are samples only. Actual furniture, fixtures, colors, configurations and window/porthole views may vary.
P&O Cruises Australia is the region’s largest and longest serving cruise operator, and leads the way in cruising as Australasia’s only ‘home brand’. With more than 80 years cruising the region, P&O Cruises Australia has pioneered new destinations around Australia, the Pacific and Asia, including Papua New Guinea.
Known for unique cruises and onboard experiences that bring more freedom to your holiday, it is no wonder P&O Cruises is one of Australia’s favourite cruise lines. The stress and hidden costs of a land-based holiday have been removed with P&O; their fares include main meals, entertainment, activities, accommodation and access to world class destinations. They’ve got it all covered!
P&O Cruises Australia are all about supporting and celebrating modern Australia. Enjoy a line up of Australian musicians playing live onboard, theatre productions created by leading Australian production companies, food supplied by local Australian vendors and menus inspired by the local Australian produce. From destinations to food and activities, they design all their experiences to be quintessentially Australian and undeniably modern, just like them.Offer :
Put Future You on the cruise you’ve always dreamed with P&O Cruises Australia’s Future You Sale! Includes up to $1,000 shipboard credit per stateroom* & $1pp deposits *.Terms and conditions :
Future You Sale: Campaign commences 12 June 2019 and ends 27 August 2019. Fares are cruise only, per person in AUD in a complete quad or twin room based on lead categories inclusive of all discounts, charges and taxes (which are subject to change). Offer available until allocation is exhausted and may fluctuate during the campaign period. Valid for new bookings and not combinable with any other offer. Some oceanview and balcony rooms have obstructed views. Offered on Value fare and Value Plus fare types only. Onboard Spending Money varies depending on cruise length, room type and date of cruise departure. Onboard Spending Money expires at the conclusion of your cruise, is not transferable, not redeemable for cash and cannot be used at the medical centre or casino. AU$1 per person deposits are non refundable and non transferable. No further payment is required until the final payment date as specified on your invoice. $1 deposit valid for sailings departing after 17 September 2019 unless they have fallen into full payment. Not all sailings are eligible for this reduced deposit initiative. . AU$1 per person deposit is only applicable to Value and Value Plus fares and not applicable to any other fare type. Further conditions may apply. Offer subject to change and may be withdrawn at any time.