Oceania Insignia Cruise Reviews

Your selections (clear selections):
Oceania x
Insignia x

Insignia

Member Rating

58% Loved It

Cruise Critic Rating

4.5 Editor's Rating
81 Oceania Insignia Cruise Reviews
Cruiser rating
Excellent
26
Very Good
21
Average
17
Poor
10
Terrible
6
See reviews for
Luxury Cruises
Luxury Cruises
35
Senior Cruises
Senior Cruises
7
Repositioning Cruises
Repositioning Cruises
4
Romantic Cruises
Romantic Cruises
3
Rating Summary
Dining
Public Rooms
Cabin
Entertainment
Value for Money
Service
graf3fer
Member Since 2013
1 review
1 forum post
1 helpful vote
Overall the cruise was excellent and all that I had expected and hoped for. I felt that the staff were excellent and accommodating. The food was good most of the time, and I appreciate that the buffet is high quality and an excellent ... Read more
PKCC
Member Since 2011
1 review
5 helpful votes
OCEANIA adverts: Featuring FREE Unlimited Internet, plus choose one of the below FREE: 4 - 10 FREE Shore Excursions FREE House Beverage Package $400 - $1000 Shipboard Credit We booked this cruise while travelling on ... Read more
Helpful? Thank PKCC
bsherida
Member Since 2006
1 review
12 forum posts
5 helpful votes
Sailed February 2017
Chose this cruise for the itinerary and the fact that it went to Milford Sound. The day we were in Milford Sound was amazing. The normally shrouded in clouds location was bright and sunny and clear, which made viewing of the glaciers, ... Read more
dharrop
Member Since 2017
1 review
8 helpful votes
Sailed January 2017
Chose this for the itinerary. Food and service great. The food selection in buffet/ terrace was excellent and the serving staff were always smiling and happy., The Menu in the grand dinning room was really good. I had a dietary ... Read more
Owlphile
Member Since 2009
1 review
21 forum posts
5 helpful votes
My wife & I were looking for a time to relax in comfort. We chose to cruise over the holidays because our children were not going to be with us. In general the Insignia cruise of the eastern Caribbean met our expectations. The ... Read more
Compare Prices on Insignia Cruises
elmster
Member Since 2013
1 review
13 helpful votes
Sailed December 2016
This was our 23rd cruise and we wanted to try a higher end cruise line. Our agent talked us into this cruise on the Insignia in a penthouse suite. We would never cruise on this ship again. Would only go on this cruise line if travel agent ... Read more
rubysue
Member Since 2010
12 reviews
551 forum posts
15 helpful votes
Background: We are veteran cruisers and travelers. This was our 27th cruise, our 7th cruise on Oceania and our first cruise that included ports in Brazil, including a week on the Amazon river. It was our longest cruise to date (22 ... Read more
Cruise with CJ
Member Since 2015
1 review
1 forum post
4 helpful votes
We chose Oceania for the 12-day cruise between Buenos Aires and Rio (11/07/16 to 11/19/2016) because of the unique itinerary on a relatively small ship (previous cruising experiences were on much smaller boats ranging from under 100 ... Read more
CraigV-GB
Member Since 2014
1 review
2 forum posts
12 helpful votes
We wrote to Oceania with a complaint over two weeks ago. Haven't had even the courtesy of an acknowledgement. Sums them up! Here's what we had to say: Oceania failed to meet our expectations. Put simply, the product quality isn’t ... Read more
po14463
Member Since 2016
1 review
5 helpful votes
We had sailed HAL for years, and unfortunately our experiences with food and the ship's conditions were steadily declining. We decided to try Oceania, and that was not without some concern based on the reviews and only 59% of people ... Read more
Compare Prices on Insignia Cruises
Joanzzzz
Member Since 2005
2 reviews
127 forum posts
14 helpful votes
It is very difficult to take reviews on any subject and make a personal decision based on them. We are given an opinion from others based on their reviews/needs/rewards/expectations, and use them accordingly. If we try and decide based ... Read more
hgtefla
Member Since 2016
1 review
7 helpful votes
Review of Oceania (Insignia) Sept. 12 - Sept 29. Valletta, Malta to Miami Florida, USA This was our third cruise (our first repositioning) and the first with Oceania. We were a bit trepidatious signing up for this cruise as we were not ... Read more
sbg42
Member Since 2006
1 review
363 forum posts
8 helpful votes
Sailed September 2016
This was our first time on Oceania. I had heard only good things about this cruise line. We were told that food was excellent, service great and ship lovely. Most of the aforementioned did not hold true. During the life raft drill, ... Read more
Helpful? Thank sbg42
Hawaiidan
Member Since 2007
8 reviews
5,696 forum posts
17 helpful votes
This was my 6th cruise with Oceania and my 2nd on a R class ship First the ship is a classic in design and style like a upscale British country hotel, Fine art, cherry paneling, fine carpets wrought iron and brass... class and ... Read more
Bunnyworld
Member Since 2016
1 review
21 helpful votes
My husband and I are avid cruise fans with this being our 31st cruise. We have learned the ins and outs of cruising and generally use the ship as our floating hotel by spending as much time off the ship as possible exploring different ... Read more
Compare Prices on Insignia Cruises
ael123
Member Since 2005
3 reviews
101 forum posts
17 helpful votes
Sailed August 2016
It is important that everyone knows that the O'life promotion if you pick the free excursions they must be booked at least 14 days before sailing. Once on board you can not pick your excursions and will have to pay the full price of the ... Read more
kathy9
Member Since 2005
5 reviews
1,107 forum post
12 helpful votes
We have are a couple in our 60's who have sailed on many prior cruises. This was our first Oceania cruise. We have been on Celebrity "M" class ships, HAL, Windstar, Viking Oceans and Azamara. We choose to take the air credit ... Read more
beebopaloola
Member Since 2009
1 review
134 forum posts
6 helpful votes
Sailed July 2016
I chose this cruise in the Baltic region because there were places on this itinerary I had never visited before. I was particularly interested in transiting the Kiel canal. I flew into Stockholm on the day of the cruise so was unable to ... Read more
Holmesie
Member Since 2015
2 reviews
3 forum posts
3 helpful votes
Coming off of a RSSC cruise on Voyager, also in Scandinavia, expectations were high. Oceania, while not the same all-inclusive experience, offered better dining and an altogether better value proposition as well as a more lively crowd. ... Read more
haskinskj
Member Since 2001
2 reviews
38 forum posts
12 helpful votes
My husband and I were on the Insignia July 1-19 for the Northern Crossing trip from Miami to Reykjavik. Overall, what a wonderful cruise; we really enjoyed the ship, several sea days, the ports and, most especially, staying in Reykjavik ... Read more
Compare Prices on Insignia Cruises
willmah
Member Since 2016
2 reviews
17 helpful votes
My Husband and I learned about Oceania Cruise Line last year while taken a tour of this Ship, we fell in love with it right a way. The entire ship is decorated in the old World décor, no glitter or anything supper modern. It ... Read more
bepeAustralia
Member Since 2011
2 reviews
45 helpful votes
We are regular cruisers but not with Oceania, we usually cruise with Celebrity but thought we'd try a smaller ship for a change. We decided to treat ourselves to this cruise as we had been told that Oceania was superb, the service was ... Read more
Calgary2016
Member Since 2016
1 review
27 helpful votes
This was our second cruise with Oceania. The first was a tour of the Baltic on the Marina. We chose this cruise because of it's interesting itinerary. The Insignia was appointed very nicely. We found the smaller ship to be a bit more ... Read more
Daw6id
Member Since 2004
9 reviews
223 forum posts
13 helpful votes
Sailed February 2016
Review of cruise Cape Town to Singapore - Insignia Feb 9, 2016 Three years ago we were on an Oceania cruise from Istanbul to Cape Town. That was, by far, the longest cruise we'd taken, thirty days. I worried at the time that I would get ... Read more
java spot
Member Since 2012
1 review
40 forum posts
20 helpful votes
This was a segment of the 180 round the world cruise. I booked because I was interested in the destination - Cape Town - and the ports of call along the west African coast. There was little to complain about on the ship, as I didn't ... Read more
Compare Prices on Insignia Cruises

Sponsored links

Sponsored links

Share feedback
Thank you!  Cruise Critic values your feedback.
How can we improve this page?
Skip X

See Insignia deals up to 82% off:

August Deals
Insignia 58% Loved It

 
11 Night U. S. Atlantic Coast Cruise
See all Insignia Deals >>