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Barbados Family Cruises Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Destination
Barbados

Traveler rating

Excellent

80

Very Good

47

Average

42

Poor

28

Terrible

11

Cruise type

Family Cruises

209

Romantic Cruises

153

Senior Cruises

146

Luxury Cruises

98

First-Time Cruisers

85

209 Barbados Family Cruises Cruise Reviews


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marches

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

WOOOOOOOOW

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Wow, we had such a good time on this ship a holiday truly to remember!! We were on the fly-cruise which left Barbados on the 29th of February for two weeks. First Day Barbados- We went by taxi to the beach we ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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bajancruiser24

1 Review Written

Cruising the Carnival Fascination Local Style

As a Barbadian local, I have cruised this itinerary a couple times before on the various ships carnival has placed here. This time was with my dad and aunt to celebrate my aunt's 60th birthday. The ship was ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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kev2208

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Excellent Caribbean holiday

Maybe we was on a different ship than what has been reviewed before. first of all a few bits of rust and worn carpets wont bother our holiday experience. Secondly I do not write letters to the captain with the ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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cornwall18

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Death of the "Great British Sail-A-Way"

Sadly cut backs are very noticeable on the Azura. Food was excellent in all venues. Cabin appeared clean and steward was great, sadly they no longer have time to do the wonderful animal towels as they now ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Kimdecurtis

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Good cruise, but not as good as previous

This was our second cruise on the Azura and are a couple in our 40s with a 8 and 10 year old. We had a really good time and enjoyed our time on board, but noticed slight differences from last time 2 years ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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shazzama

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

have cruised with P&O several times previously and fancied some winter sun with a company we were familiar with but we had some issues on this cruise. There was an horrendous smell of sewerage wafting around the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Carrib traveller

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Benidorm at sea.

We chose this cruise because it ticked a number of boxes with regards to islands visited, we boarded the ship on the 27th December 2019, the boarding process was very efficient. The first issue we had was the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Leathers Auckland

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

All-inclusive - but diluted quality

Boarding - We have cruised many times including two with Marella, on their smaller ships, so looked forward to this, the latest addition to the fleet. Boarding at Barbados was smooth, with up selling limited to the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Gill Sims

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Very, very disappointing

This was our first cruise with P&O having cruised several times previously with Princess. We chose P&O due to the convenience of a direct flight from Manchester to Barbados. We will not be choosing P&O again and ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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MartinHarrow

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

New Caribbean Destinations with a few creases?

Adults only. Senior cruise. The staff were 100% attentive with courteous and friendly smiles every day. They work extremely hard and should receive MORE tips from all clients. (The pool area bar service from these ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Mprouse

4 Reviews Written

39 Helpful Votes

Far better than expected

Due to the quite understandable cancellation of our Gulf cruise on Oceana we decided to book a Caribbean cruise on Azura. As my wife and I are not really ‘beach people’ this has never been particularly high on ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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bkuttan

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Mediocre cruising experience except for the number of ports

This was our fourth cruise, the third one with Carnival. During embarkation, the baggage screener threw out my empty water bottle, while she allowed water bottles for all the other 5 family members with me. That ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Tatey14

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Frustrating Practices

The ship its self was modern clean with an impressive stairway and delivered what was expected from this class of ship . We purchased the Aurea package which gave you some extras like free drinks, package ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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sandycj

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Good but could improve in a few points

We have traveled to Caribbean previously in 2017 on MSC Fantasia and had a wonderful time. It was a fly cruise. This time we flew out to Caribbean on Virgin Atlantic and this was a very pleasant experience. ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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john muircroft

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Booze cruise

We booked this cruise on the back of many great cruises on the TUI Celebration as our celebration of 40 year of marriage. We took our only son with us as it was a family celebration. The whole trip including ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Alex1488

1 Review Written

First cruise; will definitely sail again

service was amazing. I want to compliment Nestor, our server for dinner. he made it entertaining and was overall a very cheerful person and made my cruise. the food was amazing and the first time I was full every ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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MarieNicho

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

First P & O Cruise

I have been on 12 previous cruises with most of the other cruise lines. This was my first P & O cruise. First the positives. Good flight. I loved the fact you check in and don't see your suitcases until they ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Globetrotter1957

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

First cruise ever

Did not know what to expect on this our first cruise as we had read so many varied reviews, but we could not fault our cruise experience, we booked a large balcony cabin and it was perfect, we had our own sun ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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LectorsStarling

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Great Itinerary, ship..,

This was only my second cruise but I have travelled a lot. I decided to go along with my mom and aunt mostly because I was intrigued that we flew into Barbados to board the ship. What I didn’t know is that only ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Angelabr

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

We chose this cruise for its itinerary different islands every day we used independent excursions which were much better value for money the msc excursions we went on were rushed with a need to arrive back in port ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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GillMcG

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Great Britannia - in the main

We chose this cruise because P and O offered flights from our local airport. This was a huge bonus and meant we did not have to set out the day before, book a pre cruise hotel or arrange car parking. We also ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Shantel763

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

P&O ARE A DISGRACE

My family chose this Cruise specifically because P&O advised it was going to Antigua my mothers original birth place and to see the rest of my family, and celebrate my Sisters Wedding Anniversary as she got married ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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TonyK60

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Wonderful From Start to Finish

This was our first cruise and it certainly won't be our last. After a great flight on the dreamliner we were whisked from Barbados airport to our ship - the Marella Celebration. Everything was extremely well ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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Lapbanchop

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Brilliant time on the Brittania

Three adults travelling . We wanted to visit the Caribbean and this cruise was visiting St Lucia when England were playing the West Indies which we had a particular interest in. Never been on the Brittania before ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Lolasail

3 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Excellent cruise with first class crew

This was the old Celebrity Galaxy and not as well designed as the Marella Discovery ships. But the onboard facilities and service was excellent. Embarkation and disembarkation was faultless, although leaving the ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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