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  • Main homeport is Southampton
  • The biggest operator catering to the British market
  • Family friendly ships, featuring Mr Bump & Little Miss Sunshine
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204 P&O First-Time Cruisers Cruise Reviews

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Excellent
129
Very Good
34
Average
13
Poor
10
Terrible
11
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Not Great Suyos
8/15
12 nights on the Ventura was a struggle for my husband, 14yr old, 9yr old, 71 yr old mum and myself, unless you like a ... Read more
Excellent organisation from valet parking, to luggage loading and embarkation. We were with toddler and grandparents ... Read more
Back to School geoffwarnold@gmail.com
8/15
Once you have dodged all of the booking mines and read countless paragraphs of do's & don'ts and spent hours online ... Read more
Disappointing Racing favourite
7/15
First time for us, and the last with P and O I think. Not what I expected for the price, I'm not hard to please but ... Read more
Mostly Positive donnalouise9
7/15
I'm a single mother to a 7 year old and this was our first ever cruise. My daughter loved the kids club which was ... Read more
Superb! Travel addic
7/15
We have just returned from a week in the Norwegian Fjords on Britannia and had a brilliant time. The ship is very ... Read more
Got back today from a great week on board. Getting on and off were both extremely well organised and we had no ... Read more
7/15
Just back from my first ever cruise and it was the greatest holiday both I and my Mother, who accompanied me, have ever ... Read more
I and my mum have just come back from a weekend cruise on board the Britannia from Southampton to Guernsey. I am in my ... Read more
6/15
This was a" Strictly Come Dancing ", themed Cruise. We are not dancers and this was our first ever cruise! ... Read more
Me and my wife have just returned from a two week Mediterranean cruise on Britannia. Embarkation was smooth we arrived ... Read more
As first time cruisers, we'd read all the good and bad reviews so kept open minds - and we weren't disappointed. ... Read more
First but Not the Last AnnShowler31
6/15
We have just come back from the most amazing cruise around the Mediterranean. Loved every minute. The ship is adult ... Read more
6/15
Having read a number of reviews before our first cruise, were not put off and would judge on our own experiences. We ... Read more
5/15
booked a three day cruise to try it out and absolutely loved every minute. Embark meant smooth, turned up at 12 ... Read more
My husband and I have just returned from our first cruise and although we had a fabulous time I would like to let ... Read more
Loved Oceana Deejo
5/15
This was our first cruise and we went with an open mind but really didn't expect to enjoy it as much as we did. We ... Read more
5/15
On-board activities: The TV in our cabin was the only real entertainment on sea days apart from a film, reading or ... Read more
Confused denizfly
5/15
Very confused with all the negative comments.This was our first cruise and we had no complaints. Embarkation was smooth ... Read more
Best Week Ever AntFan68
5/15
Having been Cruise virgins we did not know what to expect. We hadn't even been abroad for 20 years so we were both a ... Read more
this wa sour very first cruise and we chose an adults only ship..the cabin was superb and the organisation onboard ... Read more
5/15
This was our first ever cruise.Our cabin was on A deck. Spacious cabin.Comfortable bed with good quality linen.Bath and ... Read more
Norwegian Fjords Graham Skeet
5/15
This was our first cruise which we booked for our Honeymoon. We thoroughly enjoyed the overall cruise, with the ... Read more
Never been cruising before so we spent a fair amount of money on a high deck balcony cabin and booked lots of trips in ... Read more
The whole cruise was fantastic..this despite not being able to go to dubrovnic which disappointed everyone...the ... Read more

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