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

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06/15
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
06/15
Having read a number of reviews before our first cruise, were not put off and would judge on our own experiences. We ... Read more
06/15
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

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Loved Oceana Deejo
06/15
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
06/15
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
06/15
Very confused with all the negative comments.This was our first cruise and we had no complaints. Embarkation was smooth ... 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
05/15
This was our first ever cruise.Our cabin was on A deck. Spacious cabin.Comfortable bed with good quality linen.Bath and ... Read more

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Norwegian Fjords Graham Skeet
05/15
This was our first cruise which we booked for our Honeymoon. We thoroughly enjoyed the overall cruise, with the ... Read more
05/15
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
Gutted robo45
06/15
Very disapionting.Ship sailed 2 days late due to technical problems.booked for a 14 day holiday ended up with 12 days. ... Read more
06/15
Friends/family had continually mentioned about my sister and I going on a cruise, both of us are divorced and travel ... Read more

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First Time Cruising Mighty_muzzo
05/15
We stayed on the Ventura so just thought I would write a review since we were massively impressed with our first time ... Read more
This was our first cruise ever - a 'gift' for our wedding anniversary. We were put in cabin B344, an inner one. ... Read more
05/15
Our first cruise saw us leave Southampton on board Britannia bound for the Norwegian fjords and I cannot believe all ... Read more
Me and my sister's first time cruising, we were accompanied by my dad and step mum who had cruised before. My dad had ... Read more
Happy Memories Lorraine 123
04/15
My sister, mum and myself went on P and O cruise ( Oceana) first time for me and their third cruise although first with ... Read more

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04/15
We joined the cruise as first time sceptics, not expecting to enjoy it. From the straightforward embarkation process ... Read more
05/15
An excellent start to cruising. The flight from Manchester was ridiculously early which meant our first day was a bit ... Read more
This was our first cruise. Initially the WOW factor was there but it soon disappeared! Checking in and embarking on ... Read more
First time fabulous! CRUISE CRAZY!
04/15
Great room, great staff, great food and seemed to be filled with really nice people sailing with us. Staff always ... Read more
First time cruising SailorIrma
05/15
Well, just having read Brockie44's review I am sure we were not on the same ship. Cabin - On the small side but ... Read more

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