Extending Your Australia & New Zealand Cruise Vacation

Contemplating a cruise to Australia and New Zealand? Why not spend extra time - on either side of your cruise - in the most captivating cities with a Cruise Plus Hotel Package. Immerse yourself in the culture, indulge in the regional cuisine and meet the locals!

Auckland, New Zealand

Whether you prefer picturesque wine country, perfect beaches, mystical fjords or forested mountains, New Zealand has it all, and Auckland is home to one-third of its population. Auckland is a walker's paradise with the perfect combination of nature and city. Extend your trip for some shopping Auckland's bustling waterfront. Discover the many museums' Maori artifacts or enjoy the vista of some extinct volcanic peaks.

Below rates are per person based on double occupancy. 2017 pricing valid October 2017 – May 2018.

The Langham Hotel

The Langham Hotel

The hotel offers luxury accommodations in the CBD, close to city attractions, parks, cafes and shopping.


2016 Price: 1 night from $309 USD
Additional nights from $129 USD


2017 Price: 1 night from $209 USD
Additional nights from $129 USD

Brisbane, Australia

Once considered the "country cousin" of Australia's cities, Brisbane is today the nation's third largest metropolis. Lying on the banks of the Brisbane River, this cosmopolitan city boasts elegant 19th century sandstone buildings, a lively cultural scene and superb parklands. Brisbane is also the gateway to adventures with a uniquely Australian flavor, whether it is to a wildlife park, the rain-forested Mount Tamborine plateau, or the dazzling beaches of Queensland's fabled Gold Coast.

Below rates are per person based on double occupancy. 2017 prices valid October 2017 – May 2018.

Mercure Brisbane King George Square

Mercure Brisbane King George Square

Located within walking distance of the Queen St Mall shopping precinct and conveniently situated in the CBD close to Southbank, Eagle Street Pier, Roma Street Station, Brisbane Treasury Casino and the Brisbane Convention Center.


2016 Price: 1 night from $169 USD
Additional nights from $69 USD


2017 Price: 1 night from $139 USD
Additional nights from $59 USD

Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne is a huge, sprawling city with something for everyone—culture, art, fashion, and friendly Australians. It is also Australia's financial and commercial center. Easy to explore, at the heart of the city is the Golden Mile, the city's governmental and business corridor, home to hotels, shops, restaurants and theaters.

Below rates are per person based on double occupancy. 2017 prices valid October 2017 – May 2018.

Stamford Plaza

Stamford Plaza

An all-suite boutique hotel, ideally located at the Paris end of Little Collins Street. The hotel is set amidst Melbourne's stylish restaurants and bars, fashionable shops and boutiques and is close to iconic Melbourne theatres.


2016 Price: 1 night from $199 USD
Additional nights from $99 USD


2017 Price: 1 night from $199 USD
Additional nights from $99 USD

Perth (Fremantle), Australia

Historic Fremantle is your gateway to Perth, the capital of Western Australia. Situated some 15 miles upriver from Fremantle on the banks of the Swan River, Perth is a growing, bustling city where soaring high rises coexist with sandstone buildings from the colonial era. The population in and around Perth makes up some 67% of Western Australia's population. And it's here that life moves at a slower pace, from the wonders of the bush to the wineries of the Swan Valley.

Below rates are per person based on double occupancy. 2017 prices valid October 2017 – May 2018.

Pan Pacific Perth

Pan Pacific Perth

The Pan Pacific Perth is surrounded by scenic vistas of the Swan River and beautiful parks. It is located within the city centre so you can enjoy the best of Perth’s retail, dining and entertainment.


2016 Price: 1 night from $189 USD
Additional nights from $79 USD


2017 Price: 1 night from $189 USD
Additional nights from $79 USD

Sydney, Australia

This "capital of the Pacific rim" offers a myriad of sights, such as the world-famous Opera House, incredible Sydney Harbour, and the golden sands of Bondi Beach to name just a few. You'll need a couple days extra to explore them all. For envious photos, don't miss the superb views from the nearby Blue Mountains or the Harbour Bridge. And if you really want to experience the land Down Under, duck into a local pub for some meat pies, Australia beer and good conversation with the friendly locals.

Below rates are per person based on double occupancy. 2017 prices valid October 2017 – May 2018.

Four Seasons Sydney

Four Seasons Sydney

This spectacular hotel with luxurious accommodations and exemplary service is set on Circular Quay and overlooks the historic Rocks District, Sydney Opera House and Harbour.


2016 Price: 1 night from $339 USD
Additional nights from $149 USD


2017 Price: 1 night from $239 USD
Additional nights from $149 USD

Four Points by Sheraton Sydney Darling Harbour

Four Points by Sheraton Sydney Darling Harbour

Located in Sydney's Central Business District overlooking Darling Harbour, this hotel is the perfect base to explore the city.


1 night from $269 USD
Additional nights from $99 USD

Note: All Cruise Plus Hotel Packages are quoted per person, double occupancy. Prices shown in USD. Government fees and taxes are additional and vary by city and duration of stay. All packages include hotel accommodations, luggage handling, meet-and-greet services, transfers and the hospitality of a Princess representative. Please see your travel agent or call Princess Cruises for the most current fares, availability and for terms and conditions associated with the Cruise Plus program. Hotel properties and packages are subject to change and may not be available on all dates based on availability and participation.

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