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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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Brilliant cruise, could not fault it susan from chessington
We were a group of 4 ladies celebrating our friend's 70'th birthday week on our first cruise. This cruise was ... Read more
We have only been on one cruise prior to this one and that was on the Royal Carribean "Adventure of the Seas" to the ... Read more
A great first cruise Sr voyagers
As this was our first cruise, we were a bit anxious about what we were going to experience. We chose this cruise ... Read more
As a first time cruising couple travelling with a 2 year daughter we were a little sceptical about the entire holiday ... Read more
We joined the Arcadia at Southampton for our very first cruise. Embarkation was fairly swift, despite the long queues. ... Read more
First time on a cruise bit daunting what to expect! P & 0 are very organised from embarking the ship to ... Read more
My wife Tracey ,daughter Olivia (11) and I decided to treat ourselves to an Italian cruise aboard the Ventura in August ... Read more
My boyfriend and I were new to cruising this year and have just disembarked the Ventura ship with P&O Cruises. It ... Read more
This was our first time cruising, and we had a wonderful time. Our balcony cabin on A deck was lovely, plenty of room ... Read more
Mostly good insanemagnet
Never been on a cruise before (of any sort), so unsure how it would compare to normal holidays(I normally arrange ... Read more
Outstanding! dale64
Cruised Genoa-Venice in July for 7 nights.  This was the first cruise for my wife and I, and I must say I was a ... Read more
A lovely cruise, the ship is tired and a little old, but we liked it, not too big that you get lost and not too small ... Read more
Having read several reviews, we were very concerned that we had made a poor choice in booking a P&O cruise. Talk of ... Read more
To temper what I am about to write, I will start by saying I never write reviews as I am aware that peoples' opinions ... Read more
I am very disappointed in this, my first (and last) Cruise. I was mistakenly confident, when booking my cruise with ... Read more
Not rated
We had a lovely first cruise aboard the Oriana. The staff were all very attentive, especially in the main restaurant ... Read more
We had never cruised before, so all of our experiences would be brand new. The Oceana was an excellent choice for a ... Read more
We found getting on and off the ship easy and stress free. This was our first cruise and therefore we were uncertain ... Read more
First timers. Janis Buckley
Just arrived home from our first cruise. 1-14th March. We stayed on the Ventura. Being first timers we really didn't ... Read more
Worth waiting for lemoncello
The wife and I are in our late 60's and have been travelling internationally, and extensively, for the past 35 years, ... Read more
Embarkation was efficient and quick both at registration and transportation to the cabin with use of ‘mobility ... Read more
We have been to the Caribbean on holiday before and on P & O before, but this was our first time on Azura. We were ... Read more
Embarkation was efficient and quick both at registration and transportation to the cabin with use of ‘mobility ... Read more
As a first time cruiser I was really impressed with this ship. It was clean and well appointed, the food was good and ... Read more
A First Time Cruise rbakerjones
Shall we, shan't we? We had heard mixed reports of cruising but, at the last minute and on a wet, miserable December ... Read more

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