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Cruise Critic's Review 4.0 out of 5+ star rating

Editor's note: P&O announced a £26m refit of Aurora for November/December this year that will see a number of new features. These include Sindhu fine dining restaurant, with an Indian-fusion ... read more

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Aurora Cruise Reviews: 101

Cruise Region Date Member Rating
Wonderfull first time cruise by mal mcclure

This was our first cruise & after reading some reviews we were a little worried what we ... continue

Canary Islands 08/14 5.0 out of 5+
Just about perfect by darren4963

Just returned home from a 12 cruise to the Canary's on board Aurora.

Found the ship to ... continue

Canary Islands 08/14 5.0 out of 5+
Wonderful cruise from start to finish by Hollie13

a just returned from a 17 night Central M editerranean cruise, Cadiz, Ctania, Corfu, Split, ... continue

Mediterranean 08/14 5+ out of 5+
Beat expectations by charmquark

Having read disparaging reviews of the age of the ship, I was expecting to see evidence of that, ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 08/14 5.0 out of 5+
So what happened to Guernsey? by woodside2012

Embarkation @ Southampton was brilliant. Cabin F235 ok for 2, very clean, you do need earplugs. ... continue

British Isles & Western Europe 07/14 5.0 out of 5+
Best experience of my life by LilyLow15

Yesterday I arrived home from my first ever cruise, I couldn't have been more sad to leave, not ... continue

Western Mediterranean 07/14 Not Rated
Lots of improvement required - Disappointed by philr67

I have sailed on P&O's Arcadia and Ventura and cruised with RCI,NCL, Cunard and Thomson. ... continue

British Isles & Western Europe 06/14 1.0 out of 5+
Pleasantly Surprised. by Hasthagotnowtmoist

Aurora was the smallest cruise liner I’d sailed on for quite some time so I was somewhat ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 06/14 4.0 out of 5+
Inedible Food, Sullen, Surly staff, Decrepit ship by Theasarius

I have never used P&O before, having had great cruises in the past with Royal Caribbean. The ... continue

Blank 06/14 1.0 out of 5+
Enjoyable cruise to the Med on a ship ready for her refit by happy2golf

Aurora is a medium-sized ship with a walk around prom deck and a horseshoe shaped back - very ... continue

Mediterranean 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
Not the best Aurora cruise by s.piggott

I am afraid I have to join other reviews in criticising Aurora, this was our fourth cruise on ... continue

Africa 05/14 3.0 out of 5+
Mostly Positive by DG70

We found getting on and off the ship easy and stress free. This was our first cruise and ... continue

British Isles & Western Europe 05/14 4.0 out of 5+
Never again by VanTeeseling

We have just returned from our first cruise from Cape Town to Southampton, and to be honest this ... continue

British Isles & Western Europe 04/14 1.0 out of 5+
Poor food & mediocre entertainment by Captain Pete

We have just returned from R 401 world cruise - Hong Kong to Southampton, 47 nights. I agree ... continue

Asia 05/14 3.0 out of 5+
P&O. Promise much - deliver little by Jono133

Having previously cruised extensively with P&O we were very disappointed at the continual ... continue

British Isles & Western Europe 04/14 1.0 out of 5+
What a let down! by cdrennan

Please watch out for upgrade. The cabin we had chosen suited us but we were upgraded without our ... continue

Asia 03/14 1.0 out of 5+
Mmmmmm, needs a refit and that includes the staff! by ballina44

We had 13 nights which was certainly enough. Our only other cruise was with Cunard and the ... continue

Asia 03/14 3.0 out of 5+
Aurora R401 by Jaria1

Good food , excellent service, comfortable cabin .

So why let yourselves down on ... continue

Africa 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
Tired but Comfortable Aurora 2014 by

With family and friends giving us an excuse to visit the UK in December, and with prior balcony ... continue

Australia & New Zealand 04/14 4.0 out of 5+
Worst cruise in 25 years by GillD

First time with P&O but definitely the last. We were celebrating our Golden Wedding ... continue

South Pacific 03/14 1.0 out of 5+
Aurora Boringalis by Roundy78

We booked onto this 22 night cruise on P&O Aurora direct with P&O on a vantage fair with ... continue

Panama Canal & Central America 01/14 2.0 out of 5+
Christmas cruise by Johnduckenfiel

Sailed from Southampton on 21st Dec. for the Canaries. This is the first time we have sailed ... continue

Canary Islands 01/14 5+ out of 5+
christmas !!! by rowtone

we have recently returned from the christmas cruise to the canary`s apart from the rough weather ... continue

Canary Islands 01/14 4.0 out of 5+
Fantastic Holiday! by zlm1987

I was really shocked to read the previous reviews on here slating Aurora & P&O, and I ... continue

Baltic & Northern Europe 12/13 5+ out of 5+
Fantastic P&O Aurora by halhughes

We had the most relaxing cruise on P&O Aurora between the 29 November 2013 and the 9th of ... continue

Western Mediterranean 01/14 5+ out of 5+
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