Pacific Dawn

Pacific Dawn
Inside and out, Pacific Dawn is simply breathtaking. See for yourself in the Deck Plans and 360° Virtual Views features. The first thing you’ll notice is her distinctive profile, designed by world-renowned Italian architect Renzo Piano.
Her spacious domed entertainment centre features great live entertainment, comedy nights and jazz events or enjoy a world-class performance in the two story show lounge.
Over 184 affordable balcony cabins offer stunning ocean views.
Complete with its own jogging track, pizzeria, 9 bars and lounges, 5 superb restaurants, whirlpool spas, library, duty-free shopping, medical centre, gym and health spa, Pacific Dawn is truly a magnificent way to cruise.
  • 2,020 passengers
  • 11 decks
  • 811ft/ 245 meters in length
  • 70,310 tonnes
  • Built in 1991
  • Max Speed: 22.5 knots
795 cabins in total – incl 10 cabins suitable for wheelchair-dependent passengers 440 standard outside cabins; 171 standard inside cabins
134 outside cabins with private balcony
14 suites with private balcony 36 mini-suites with private balcony
All cabins and suites 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
  • spacious domed forward entertainment area and observation lounge
  • three-storey atrium foyer
  • casino with poker machines, roulette and blackjack
  • jogging track
  • pizzeria
  • 9 bars and lounges
  • two restaurants
  • whirlpool spas
  • library
  • showlounge
  • duty-free shopping
  • medical centre
  • gym and health spa
  • internet cafe
  • satellite phone and fax
  • florist
  • laundry and dry cleaning services
  • 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
  • Continental or hot English breakfast
  • Sumptuous buffet selections from 6am-10.30am and 11.30am-2.30pm
  • A la carte in the main dining room from 7.30am-9.30am and 12pm-2pm
Our latest superliner offers 'Your Choice Dining' which allows you to choose the time you dine, and with whom, in the main dining room.
  • A la carte dining in the Palm Court dining room anytime from 5.30pm-10pm
  • Dining in Cafe del Sol from 5pm-9pm
  • Casual dining in Bravo Trattoria* from 5pm or The Grill* throughout the day from 11am till late
  • Speciality dining in the Steakhouse* from 5pm-9pm
  • Casual dining in the Pizzeria from 5pm
  • 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.