Ship Information

Overview
Cabin Comfort
Onboard Facilities
Activities
Dining
Cruise Line
Pacific Jewel
In December 2009, Pacific Jewel appeared on the horizon, offering two incredible firsts: an amazing high-wire circus and trapeze arena on the top deck and P&O Cruises largest spa afloat in the southern hemisphere. Their new Aqua Heath, Spa and Fitness Centre will offers ocean-view treatment rooms for the ultimate in pampering.
Experience P&O Cruises first ever celebrity chef at sea with the NEW Salt Grill by Luke Mangan restaurant, 198 affordable balcony cabins, a world of entertainment, activities and dining choices.
Pacific Jewel sails year round from Sydney to the South Pacific and New Zealand.
  • Passengers: 1950
  • Decks: 11
  • Length: 811 feet (245 metres)
  • Weight: 70,310 gross tonnes
  • Built: 1991
  • Maximum speed: 22.5 knots
     
832 cabins in total – including 10 cabins suitable for wheelchair-dependent passengers: 628 outside cabins; 197 standard inside cabins.
198 outside cabins with private balcony
All cabins include:
  • Air conditioning
  • Ensuite with complimentary toiletries and hairdryer
  • Safety deposit box
  • TV for in-cabin entertainment
  • Wardrobes
  • Writing desk
  • Telephone
  • 24-hour room service*
  • *charges apply
     
Onboard Facilities
Pacific Jewel is spacious and modern and includes the stunning 14,000sft ocean-view spa and gym, three-storey atrium foyer, open-air deck aerial stage, 3 restaurants, 4 entertainment venues, 8 bars, duty-free shopping, 2 swimming pools, 2 whirlpool spas, casino, children's and teenagers' zones, internet café, hair and beauty salon, and medical centre.
     
  • Fitness Centre And Jogging Track
  • Swimming Pools And Water Sports
  • Spas And Sauna / Steam Room
  • Table-Tennis And Shuffle Board
  • Duty-Free Shopping
  • Art, Craft And Cooking Demonstrations
  • Dancing Classes
  • Library
  • Trivia, Games And Karaoke
  • Deck Chess
  • Musical Performances
  • Comdey Shows
  • Cabaret
  • DJ's
  • Live Bands
     
BREAKFAST AND LUNCH
  • Continental or hot English breakfast
  • Sumptuous buffet selections
  • A la carte in the main dining room
EVENING DINING
Our latest superliner offers 'Your Choice Dining' which allows you to choose the time you dine, and with whom, in the main dining room.
THROUGHOUT THE DAY
  • Afternoon tea with freshly baked cakes and pastries
  • Hot snacks*
  • ice Cream Bar*
  • 24-hour room service*
*charges apply
     
P&O Cruises
P&O Cruises has a long history of bringing the best cruise deals and cruise packages to the world.
Since 1932, P&O have been taking people on their dream cruise vacation and today over 100,000 cruisers a year cruise with them to destinations throughout the South Pacific.
Today, cruising is one of the most popular and fastest growing sectors in tourism. According to the latest International Cruise Council Australasia statistics, the number of Australians taking cruise holidays increased by eighteen per cent to more than 330,000 in 2008.
P&O Cruises' passengers come from all over the world, with their ships offering something for everyone. In fact, almost 30 per cent of passengers are families, about 45 per cent are couples and over 20 per cent are friends travelling together.
Cruise lovers range from children to retirees, with 31% of passengers aged 0-29, 49% aged 30-59 and 20% aged over 60. The average age is 42. Our great cruise packages keep passengers coming back year after year. Over 40 per cent of people who sail with P& have experienced an unforgettable holiday with them before.