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#1
Brisbane
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Joined Feb 2011
Hi guys!


Just wondering if anyone has stayed in one of the suites on the Pacific Aria and what were your thoughts?
Hubby and I booked one and we haven't been on this ship yet (very exciting as it's our first cruise in 4 years) and I'd love to know what you all thought about it!
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#2
New Zealand
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Joined Jul 2008
Hi we have booked a suite for October, so interested in comments as well. We have been in a suite on Pacific Dawn and we really enjoyed it.
#3
Adelaide, Australia
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Joined Dec 2006
Originally posted by casey13
We have been in a suite on Pacific Dawn and we really enjoyed it.
This might sound like a silly question, but do suite guests have different coloured cruise cards?
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#7
Brisbane
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Joined Feb 2011
Thanks! Will check out the links!

Oh and the suite on the Dawn was AWESOME!!! We loved it (4 years ago but still feels like yesterday)!
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#8
Queensland, Australia
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Joined Sep 2005
Originally posted by PAFC2004
This might sound like a silly question, but do suite guests have different coloured cruise cards?
No, cruise cards are the same blue colour.
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#9
Queensland, Australia
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Joined Sep 2005
The suites on Aria are great. Very spacious cabin and balcony.
You can make coffee and tea in the room.
Room service menu is free - including lunch and dinner.
Afternoon tea is available in the suite, must be pre-ordered the night before.
Fruit bowl is supplied and replenished.
Invitation to Meet the Officers cocktail party.
Priority dinner reservations when booking a table.
Priority check-in and tender tickets.
The king size bed is very comfortable.
DVD movie list supplied and ipod station.
Binoculars in cupboard.
Fluffy robes, slippers and towels.
Enjoy the suite...it's awesome.

p.s. We always try to book a suite at the front so as not to be under the pool deck.
Not sure if there is a noise issue on the Aria/Eden but we have experienced this in the past on the Pacific Dawn,so play safe now and avoid being under the pool deck.
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#10
Adelaide, Australia
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Joined Dec 2006
Originally posted by davoni
Room service menu is free - including lunch and dinner.
Is this true for all ships? I'm cruising on the Dawn in 2 weeks in a suite and can't find any info about this. Is the entire room service menu free 24 hours?

Thanks!
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#11
Queensland, Australia
170 Posts
Joined Sep 2005
Not sure but I would imagine free room service would be available in full suite on the Pacific Dawn.

Will be cruising on the Dawn 26th May, possibly same date as you.

Call P&O and they may be able to let you know.

Enjoy your cruise.
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#12
Brisbane
40 Posts
Joined Feb 2011
Originally posted by davoni
The suites on Aria are great. Very spacious cabin and balcony.
You can make coffee and tea in the room.
Room service menu is free - including lunch and dinner.
Afternoon tea is available in the suite, must be pre-ordered the night before.
Fruit bowl is supplied and replenished.
Invitation to Meet the Officers cocktail party.
Priority dinner reservations when booking a table.
Priority check-in and tender tickets.
The king size bed is very comfortable.
DVD movie list supplied and ipod station.
Binoculars in cupboard.
Fluffy robes, slippers and towels.
Enjoy the suite...it's awesome.

p.s. We always try to book a suite at the front so as not to be under the pool deck.
Not sure if there is a noise issue on the Aria/Eden but we have experienced this in the past on the Pacific Dawn,so play safe now and avoid being under the pool deck.


That’s interesting! We weren’t able to pick the suite we wanted (we like being up the front) and that we will get assigned one which SUCKS! But yay for free room service!


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#13
Queensland, Australia
170 Posts
Joined Sep 2005
We were on a guarantee booking for a suite on our last cruise on the Aria. I phoned P&O and put in a request for one up the front. They put the request on our booking but then I was told that the computer randomly assigns the cabins.....Was pleasantly surprised when we got suite 10006 up the front.
Not sure if my request helped but it's worth a try.
For what it's worth, I haven't read anything on the boards about noise issue for cabins under the pool deck on the Aria or Eden, so I think you will be okay, whatever suite you get allocated.
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#14
Brisbane
40 Posts
Joined Feb 2011
I sleep through anything... My husband doesn’t though, I think it will be fine, we haven’t had issues in the past


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