It seemed to take time for things to warm up on the ship (atmosphere wise) but did improve and we met some great people.
This was our 4th trip now with P&O and whilst we enjoyed it we didn't seem to get the same feeling as we did on ...
Our first cruise and we chose Azura because it was going to St Petersburg. We were not sure what to expect and were somewhat apprehensive with 3000 people on board but it exceeded our expectation. Organisation was excellent getting on ...
Just brilliant cruise.Chose this cruise for the wonderful itinerary as never been to Scandanavia and Russia before. Very smooth check in at Southampton and with a 3.30 boarding allocated time we chose to look around Southampton first ...
Interesting story behind this cruise. Was supposed to be my honeymoon but ended up on it with my best man as the engagement went belly up in February.
Used the excellent cruise personaliser p and o have before the trip to book pay ...
I've always disagreed when people describe cruising as 'Butlins at Sea'. I still disagree, it was far worse than that. The ship was huge - which of course we already knew, but didn't really appreciate the impact of that. The staff at ...
Our first cruise and certainly won't be our last. Cannot fault the ship, everything kept spotlessly clean. The service was friendly and efficient. The cabin was spacious and cleaned twice a day. Didn't make much use of the balcony due to ...
Holiday camp at sea.Azura.
Thats just what our cruise on Azura was.There is supposed to be a dress code on P&O cruises on black tie nights,there were people walking through the atrium at 10oclock at night in sportswear shorts and ...
We were at sea for four days( could have called in Lisbon on way down to break the journey) before we docked at Maderia and found it beautiful but after that the next three ports were black lava rock fronted and very little to do and only ...
This was our fourth cruise with P & O and our first on the Azura, also our first trip to the Fjords.
We were very lucky with the weather. The North Sea was very calm and we had blue skies throughout the cruise. This is apparently ...
Well, what an absolutely brilliant cruise! We were travelling with out little girl who is 3.5.
Standard process, we had CPS parking which was a breeze. The only downside was a rather grumpy person at check-in, and ...
This was my first time with P&O, chosen because of a great last minute deal. I have cruised many times with my favourites being Cunard and Celebrity, so I was nervous about this cruise. It depends what you are looking for and if it's ...
Fjords Cruise, Azura, April 30th 2016
This was our first cruise with P&O as we usually travel with Royal Caribbean. However the itinerary, dates and last minute price of £440 pp for an inside cabin was too good to miss.
This is our second cruise the first was with Royal Caribbean with our teenage children, this time we were child free. We were given a embarkation time of 3pm but we got to the cruise terminal at 2ish there was bit of waiting around and we ...
Chose this cruise on a last minute whim (2 weeks beforehand) needed a break from work and it was shockingly cheap. It also represented a great opportunity to try out P&O having only sailed with Cunard, Disney and Carnival in the ...
My family and I (46, 34, 17 & 10) had our first experience of P&O Cruises on the Azura travelling around the Bay of Biscay for seven nights from the 1st to 8th April. We only booked the cruise a few weeks in ...
Our first cruise on the Azura and last!
We flew from Gatwick to Barbados and joined the ship there.
We had to wait hours for our suitcases to be delivered to our cabin and then it was a rush to attend the muster drill and go for ...
This transatlantic cruise for us personally was our best yet .
Many thanks to the P&O advisors who gave us excellent pre cruise help and advice.
Same goes for you guys here on Critics, many thanks.
Also the flight from ...
This was our first cruise and overall it was very enjoyable. The flight was good with plenty of space, good food and choice of entertainment.
On arrival we were transferred to the docks for check in. As it was a chartered flight by ...
It was right time of the year to do a Caribbean Cruise and wanted to do one for 14 nights. Overall we were happy, but the buffet restaurants were too cramped and felt like eating in a canteen. At times it wasn't cleaned properly. The main ...
Just sailed on azura for Caribbean 2 weeks we went on the same ship last March .
What a differance the ship is last year was grotty and carpets dirty ,
We knew it was going for a refit so decided to give it another try
Glad we ...
We have just come back from our cruise. We had a fantastic holiday. Our flight was from Gatwick to Barbados. Check in was so easy. Flight with Thomas Cook was good. The crew made us very comfortable. When we reached our destination we ...
We flew out of Gatwick to Barbados with Thomas Cook.Checked the luggage in and didn't see it again until it was brought to our cabin on the ship which was great. The seats don't recline which made for a less than comfortable night flight ...
Our holiday was spoiled by smells from air vents at the side of our balcony! Horrible smells from vents all around the ship. Poor.
How many people can you cram onto a ship? Meal times are chaotic. P & O putting their profits ...
Excellent cruise. We cruised on the Azura 4 years ago and found the staff to be rude and miserable. As a result we vowed never to go on another P&O cruise. We were a group of 8 and after much searching for a date and itinerary that ...
Excellent fortnight of good weather, food and entertainment. Sensible bar prices with no added 15% gratuity - so usual pub prices. Next island is the same as the last but that is the nature of the Caribbean Islands.
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