Ships & Ratings

All ships sailing to New Zealand are listed below, by cruise line. For detailed information about a cruise ship or line, click any link. The ship rating is based on a 6-star system, and the key to the ratings follows.

Ship Ratings Key

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Cruise Line Ship Year Built Refurbished Passengers Rating
Azamara Azamara Journey 2000 2016 690
Azamara Pursuit 2001 2018 690
Carnival Cruise Line Carnival Splendor 2008 2016 3,012
Celebrity Cruises Celebrity Eclipse 2010 2015 2,850
Celebrity Solstice 2008 2016 2,850
Crystal Cruises Crystal Serenity 2003 2018 980
Crystal Symphony 1995 2017 848
Cunard Line Queen Elizabeth 2010 2016 2,116
Queen Victoria 2007 2017 2,014
Holland America Line Oosterdam 2003 2016 1,964
MSC Cruises MSC Magnifica 2010 3,223
Norwegian Cruise Line Norwegian Spirit 1999 2020 2,018
Oceania Cruises Insignia 1998 2018 684
Regatta 1998 2014 684
Ponant Le Bellot 2020 184
Princess Cruises Coral Princess 2002 2016 2,000
Majestic Princess 2017 3,560
Pacific Princess 1999 2019 670
Regal Princess 2014 2017 3,560
Sapphire Princess 2004 2018 2,670
Regent Seven Seas Cruises Seven Seas Explorer 2016 750
Seven Seas Mariner 2001 2018 700
Royal Caribbean International Ovation of the Seas 2016 4,905
Quantum of the Seas 2014 4,905
Radiance of the Seas 2001 2016 2,501
Serenade of the Seas 2003 2017 2,501
Seabourn Seabourn Encore 2016 604
Seabourn Ovation 2018 600
Silversea Cruises Silver Explorer 1989 2017 144
Silver Muse 2017 596
Silver Shadow 2000 2017 388
Silver Whisper 2001 2017 388
Viking Viking Orion 2018 930