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6 Night Australia
Golden Princess
Princess Cruises
Golden Princess
Princess Cruises
6 Night Australia
Departing from Melbourne, Australia on Monday, 13 February 2017

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Cruise Line: Princess Cruises
Ship: Golden Princess
Departure Port: Melbourne, Australia
Sailing Date: Monday, 13 February 2017
Ports of Call: Melbourne, Australia | Port Arthur, Australia | Hobart, Tasmania, Australia

*Ports of call visited are dependent on the selected itinerary and may NOT include all ports listed.

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$1,124 AUD
$187.33 AUD
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Three for Free!*

Three for FREE*

Book your Princess Cruise today and receive the below fantastic inclusions;
- FREE Shipboard Credit*
- FREE Stateroom Upgrades*
- FREE Wine and Dine Package for select sailings of 7 nights or longer*

Offer ends 28 February 2017

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Terms & Conditions

*Terms and conditions apply. Prices shown are per person, twin share in AUD inclusive of all discounts, taxes & fees. Prices are as categories as specified. Prices are subject to change and availability. Once the lead in stateroom is sold out, prices may increase to a higher fare, or be withdrawn without notice. Cruise line offers are valid for new bookings only and are not combinable with any other offer unless otherwise stated. Oceanview staterooms and balcony staterooms may have obstructed views. Discounted fare will reflect in the final booking screen. Offers are not combinable with any other offer unless otherwise stated. Sailing itinerary may vary from what is shown. Itinerary changes are at cruise lines discretion. Offer expires 28 February 2017. On board credit is per stateroom and varies by stateroom type and voyage length. Spending money is non-transferrable, non-refundable and not redeemable for cash. Shipboard credit offer is in the currency onboard the ship and is per stateroom. Shipboard credit offer is capacity controlled and subject to availability. The shipboard credit amount will reflect in the final booking screen. Shipboard credit cannot be used at the Medical Centre or the Casino and will expire at 10pm on the last night of the cruise if not used prior. Wine and Dine offer allocated one per stateroom for selected cruises of 7+ nights. Where applicable, guests will receive a complimentary dinner for two in one of our onboard specialty restaurants, such a Sabatini's, Crown Grill, Bayou Cafe or Sterling Steakhouse, and a bottle of wine up to $30 value per stateroom for guests 18 and over. A wine voucher will be delivered to your stateroom and is redeemable with the Maitre d' at time of dining. Non-alcoholic beverages may be substituted for wine voucher upon request. Wine voucher must be redeemed by 5pm on the lastnight of the cruise. Restuarants vary by ship. Restaurant and reservation time will be be assigned by Princess Cruises. Dining component of the Wine and Diner offer does not apply to special dining events or packages that take place in specialty restaurants. Alcoholic beverages and sodas are not included in dine offer, and are available at an additional cost. Dining gratuities are included in dining offer. It will be at the guests discretion as to which guests in the booking redeem the offer. Wine and Dine is non-transferrable, and not redeemable for cash. Princess Cruises reserves the right to substitute Wine and/or Dine offer for on board spending money of equal value which will expire if not used by 10pm on the last evening of the cruises. Stateroom location upgrade is valid on interior, oceanview and selected balcony stateroom bookings only and upgrades are allocated at ship's discretion. Desired category must be selected at time of booking. Cruise Guru reserves the right to correct any errors inaccuracies or omissions and to change offers, fares and surcharges at any time without notice. Credit card fees are not charged for Visa or MasterCard. American Express incurs a 3.08% merchant fee.
OFFER DETAILS
Valid for bookings between: 19/12/2016 - 28/2/2017
Valid for travel between: All
Valid for category: All
Offer Code: PCL3FREE
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Cruise Itinerary Notice: Cruise itineraries, Cabin Categories and Policies are subject to change without notice. Please verify Policies, Cabin Categories Descriptions, Ports, Dates, and Times with the Cruise line directly on ALL bookings before the sailing.
Date Location Arrival Departure
Monday, 13 February 2017 MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA CHECK IN STARTS AT 1200P CHECK IN 12:00PM-3:00PM See Travel Summary for Progressive check in times -- 04:00 PM
Tuesday, 14 February 2017 WINEGLASS BAY & OYSTER BAY (SCENIC SCENIC CRUISING 02:00 PM 06:00 PM
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 PORT ARTHUR (TASMANIA), AUSTRALIA Tender Required WHEELCHAIR ACCESS LIMITED 07:00 AM 04:00 PM
Wednesday, 15 February 2017 HOBART (TASMANIA), AUSTRALIA OVERNIGHT 07:00 PM --
Thursday, 16 February 2017 HOBART (TASMANIA), AUSTRALIA -- 05:00 PM
Friday, 17 February 2017 AT SEA -- --
Saturday, 18 February 2017 PHILLIP ISLAND, AUSTRALIA Tender Required WHEELCHAIR ACCESS LIMITED 12:00 PM 11:00 PM
Sunday, 19 February 2017 MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA 06:00 AM --

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Melbourne, Australia
Australia's "Garden City" rejoices in its greenery, from the Fitzroy Gardens to the magnificent Royal Botanical Gardens. Hiding behind the sky-scrapers along the Yarra River are the graceful 19th-century mansions of the city's Gold Rush years. Sample one of the sixty different international cuisines, which make Melbourne the food capital of Australia.
Day Date Arrival Departure Next Port
1 Mon, 13 Feb 2017 -- 04:00 PM Port Arthur, Australia
6 Sat, 18 Feb 2017 12:00 PM 11:00 PM --
7 Sun, 19 Feb 2017 06:00 AM -- --
Port Arthur, Australia
Day Date Arrival Departure Next Port
3 Wed, 15 Feb 2017 07:00 AM 04:00 PM Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
Located on the island of Tasmania and Australia's second-oldest city, Hobart is famous for its Georgian buildings, picturesque harbor, and fine galleries and gardens. Nearby are the ghostly ruins of Port Arthur, the infamous penal colony, with its Isle of the Dead cemetery. Or, visit one of the perfectly preserved colonial villages nearby.
Day Date Arrival Departure Next Port
3 Wed, 15 Feb 2017 07:00 PM -- --
4 Thu, 16 Feb 2017 -- 05:00 PM Melbourne, Australia

Note: Cruise itineraries are subject to change. Please verify ports and times with the cruise line directly.

Ship Facts
  • Passenger Capacity: 2,636
  • Tonnage:108,865
  • Inaugural Cruise: May 6, 2001
  • Last Refurbished: May 2015
  • Christeners: Merlisa George, the reigning Miss U.S. Virgin Islands
  • Number of Crew:1,100
  • Registry: Bermuda
  • Length: 950 feet
  • Height:177 feet
  • Number of Decks: 17
  • Passenger Cabins: 1,318 total
  • Suites with private balconies: 33
  • Window Suites: 7
  • Family Suites: 2
  • Mini-suites with private balconies: 178
  • Balcony cabins: 523
  • Ocean view cabins: 208
  • Inside cabins: 367
  • Wheelchair Accessible Cabins: 26
  • Pools: 4
  • Whirlpools Spas: 9
  • Lifeboats: 22 lifeboats including tenders, 2 rescue boats
  • Builder: Fincantieri Cantieri Navali Italiani, Monfalcone, Italy

Overview

Escape completely onboard Golden Princess, a brilliant ray of sunshine in any destination! Pamper yourself with a calming massage in the Lotus Spa or de-stress as Serenity Stewards offer you refreshing beverages and light snacks in The Sanctuary. Providing you with a wide array of restful venues onboard, including the Piazza and Movies Under the Stars, Golden Princess is truly a relaxed, rejuvenating retreat at sea.

Onboard Experience

Throughout your cruise, whether you love activity or crave tranquility, Princess offers everything you could need for a relaxed, rejuvenating retreat, including a wide variety of freshly prepared cuisine and innovative experiences all designed to help you escape completely.

Food & Dining

Our Princess chefs are true culinary artists who insist on serving the very finest cuisine - and it shows. Our entire fleet has been inducted into the prestigious Chaine des Rotisseurs gastronomic society. Each chef's menu is creative and the selections change every day. Pair that with impeccable service and you're in for an unforgettable gourmet experience.

Traditional

This ship offers several formal dining rooms in the cruise tradition, with Traditional Dining at the same times for each meal, with attentive service provided by your own waiter throughout the cruise.

  • Canaletto Dining Room

Anytime

Anytime Dining means you aren't limited to eating at a fixed time or place on the ship. Instead, the choice of when and where you want to eat is flexible, based only on your stomach's whim.

  • Donatello Dining Room
  • Bernini Dining Room

Specialty

Our ships' restaurants are always in big demand and this ship's options are no exception, serving up exquisite local specialties and gourmet favorites. Reservations recommended. Cover charge applies.

  • Sabatini's (Italian restaurant)
  • Crown Grill (steak and seafood)
  • Ultimate Balcony Dining

Casual

Want to maximize your pool time and minimize your mealtime? Get a quick and satisfying bite whenever you like at our Casual Dining eateries, or get take-out and dine by the pool.

  • International Cafe (nominal charge applies to select items)
  • Horizon Court
  • Lobby Bar
  • Vines Wine Bar (nominal charge applies to select items) - Voted one of the "Best Wine Bars at Sea," by USA Today!
  • Sundaes ice cream bar
  • Prego Pizzeria
  • Trident Grill (burgers & hot dogs)
  • Afternoon tea
  • 24-hour room service

Onboard Activities

The many activities onboard our ships are designed to stimulate, educate, entertain, inspire and sweat - not necessarily in that order. But, you can be sure we'll do our best to cover all the bases. And from art auctions to our Lotus Spa, this ship is loaded with fun things to do.

Pools & Spas

Sometimes floating serenely just isn't enough - splash around, ride the waves, swim against the current or take a dip in one of this ship's bubbling hot tubs.

  • Calypso Reef and Pool (plus 2 hot tubs)
  • Neptune's Reef and Pool (plus 2 hot tubs)
  • Terrace Pool
  • Oasis bar & hot tubs
  • The Sanctuary (adults only)

Sports

Our ships will keep you on the run, literally, with basketball, paddle tennis, jogging tracks and state-of-the-art gyms equipped with machines that'll keep your heart rate pumping.

  • Lotus Spa, gym and fitness area
  • Nine-hole putting course
  • Shuffleboard
  • Center Court

Enrichment

When is a cruise an opportunity to enrich? When it's a Princess cruise. This ship offers area lectures, art exhibits and classes taught by local experts.

  • World-class art collection, gallery and auctions
  • ScholarShip@Sea
  • 24-hour Internet service (wireless access available)
  • Library
  • Hearts & Minds Wedding Chapel

Boutiques

Deals on designer clothing and gifts, including Lladro, Swarovski, Calvin Klein, Tommy Bahama, Lancome, Clinique, Estee Lauder, and Fossil - all up to 30% off.

  • Boutiques (duty-free)
  • Future Cruise Sales

Under 18

With Princess, young kids and teens have their own kind of fun - and their own place to hang out. Our youth and teen centers are fully equipped with everything from the latest video games and movies, to arts and crafts, fooseball tables, board games and jukeboxes. And for the littlest ones, activities like kids' karaoke, pizza parties, pajama nights and more.

Kids & Teens
This ship's activities run the age-appropriate gamut for those under 18 - from Princess Pelicans (ages 3 to 7), and Shockwaves (ages 8-12), to remix (ages 13-17).
  • The Fun Zone
  • Teen Center
  • Teen hot tub
  • Voyage of Discovery video arcade
  • Splash pool

Entertainment

To say the nightlife onboard is entertaining is an understatement. Illuminating the stage in captivating productions, our performers are some of the most talented musicians, singers and dancers at sea. Our Princess Signature Shows, lounge performers, movies and casinos are just some of the entertainment our passengers enjoy as they escape completely.

Theaters

This ship's theater venues are designed with great acoustics, the best seats in the house, and stellar acts. The movies shown are all first-run feature-length films.

  • Princess Theater
  • Vista Show Lounge
  • Movies Under the Stars outdoor theater

Hot Spots

Our ship's Hot Spots are just that - sizzling! They vary depending upon the ship and feature dazzling casinos, our Movies Under The Stars outdoor theater, night clubs, dance floors and more.

  • Grand Casino
  • Explorer's Lounge (nightclub-style performances)
  • Skywalkers Nightclub (top deck nightclub)

Lounges

Whether you're in the mood for a cozy space to sip cocktails with someone special or a swanky place to savor a cigar and make new friends, Princess ships provide it all.

  • Wheelhouse Bar
  • Explorer's Lounge
  • Player's Cigar Bar
  • Promenade Lounge and Bar

Please note that the staterooms shown below are samples only. Actual cabin decor, details and layout may vary by stateroom category and type.

Premium Balcony Premium Balcony
Category code(s): 
B2
Description: The spacious Balcony stateroom is appointed with fine amenities and outstanding views from a private balcony.


Balcony Stateroom Balcony Stateroom
Category code(s): 
B4
BA
BB
BC
BD
BE
BF
Description: The spacious Balcony stateroom is appointed with fine amenities and outstanding views from a private balcony.


Interior Stateroom Interior Stateroom
Category code(s): 
IA
IB
IC
ID
IE
IF
Description: The Interior stateroom is richly appointed with fine amenities. Some also have pullman beds to accommodate 3rd and 4th passengers.


Mini-Suite With Balcony Mini-Suite With Balcony
Category code(s): 
MA
MB
MD
ME
Description: The luxurious Mini-Suite offers comfort and a separate seating area with a sofa bed for lounging or sleeping a third passenger. A spacious balcony and the bathroom offers a combination tub and shower.


Premium Oceanview Stateroom Premium Oceanview Stateroom
Category code(s): 
O5
Description: The Interior stateroom is richly appointed with fine amenities. Some also have pullman beds to accommodate 3rd and 4th passengers.


Oceanview Stateroom Oceanview Stateroom
Category code(s): 
OC
OE
OF
OV
OW
OY
OZ
Description: The Oceanview stateroom features a picture window for memorable views.


Grand suite with balcony Grand suite with balcony
Category code(s): 
S1
Description: Premium accommodations and luxurious appointments are the signature of our expansive Suites. Suite staterooms include a spacious cabin and large balcony, along with special suite-only benefits.


Owner's Suite with Balcony Owner's Suite with Balcony
Category code(s): 
S2
Description: Premium accommodations and luxurious appointments are the signature of our expansive Suites. Suite staterooms include a spacious cabin and large balcony, along with special suite-only benefits.


Penthouse Suite with Balcony Penthouse Suite with Balcony
Category code(s): 
S3
S4
Description: Premium accommodations and luxurious appointments are the signature of our expansive Suites. Suite staterooms include a spacious cabin and large balcony, along with special suite-only benefits.


Premium Suite with Balcony Premium Suite with Balcony
Category code(s): 
S5
Description: Premium accommodations and luxurious appointments are the signature of our expansive Suites. Suite staterooms include a spacious cabin and large balcony, along with special suite-only benefits.


Vista Suite with Balcony Vista Suite with Balcony
Category code(s): 
S6
Description: Premium accommodations and luxurious appointments are the signature of our expansive Suites. Suite staterooms include a spacious cabin and large balcony, along with special suite-only benefits.


Window Suite Window Suite
Category code(s): 
S7
Description: Premium accommodations and luxurious appointments are the signature of our expansive Suites. Suite staterooms include a spacious cabin and large balcony, along with special suite-only benefits.


Family Suite with Balcony Family Suite with Balcony
Category code(s): 
S8
Description: Premium accommodations and luxurious appointments are the signature of our expansive Suites. Suite staterooms include a spacious cabin and large balcony, along with special suite-only benefits.


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