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P&O Ventura Cruise Reviews for Family Cruises to the Eastern Caribbean from Barbados

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First time on P&O

Review for Ventura to Caribbean - Eastern

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warringtonian

First Time Cruiser

Age 70s

Friday March 13th Left house at 5am and had good ride to airport. Checked in right away in seperate queue and security much quicker than usual. Flight premium economy. Seats roomy but a bit hard after a while. Free drinks and nice food from James Martin. Flight delayed a little due to medical emergency on incoming flight. At Barbados taken straight onto third coach which set off within seconds. ...
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Sail Date: March 2015

Cabin Type: Suite with Balcony and Bath/Shower


Ventura N505, 27/02/15-14/03/15

Review for Ventura to Caribbean - Eastern

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Sanjam cruisers

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

We arrived at Glasgow Airport with some anticipation as a fortnight before our cruise date we were informed of a change of aircraft for our outbound flight to Barbados from a Boeing 767 -300ER to a Boeing 787 Dreamliner. We had previously booked our seats 18a and b. While sitting in the departure lounge we were quite disconcerted when we noticed our parked aircraft suddenly surrounded by Airport ...
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Sail Date: February 2015

Cabin Type: Outside Twin with Balcony and Shower


Standards Have Plumetted!

Review for Ventura to Caribbean - Eastern

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ExChefDiner7311

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

There is absolutely nothing ‘Special’ about a P&O Cruise anymore. Standards have plummeted to ‘lows’ that are unacceptable in view of the claims made in P&O Cruise Brochures. For a company that sells its cruises on ‘The Fine Dining’ experience. Silver Service has gone, but they won’t tell you. – You have to find out for yourself. – Wine waiters have an impossible work load, not leaving their ...
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Sail Date: February 2015

Cabin Type: Outside Twin with Balcony and Shower


Another great holiday on Ventura

Review for Ventura to Caribbean - Eastern

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eddieonetruck

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

Although the title may give it away I am going to try & give a fair assessment of our holiday as well as address some of the negative comments a minority of travelers - reviewers seem compelled to make. We have cruised the Caribbean in Feb for the last 6 years as 2 couples on ocean village, Thompson, princess & the last 3 years with P&O Azura & twice on the Ventura. Between the 4 of us we have ...
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Sail Date: February 2015

Cabin Type: Outside Twin with Shower (Part-obstructed View)


Ventura Cruise

Review for Ventura to Caribbean - Eastern

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Sunnyhols

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

Great cruise , the transfer after arrival at Barbados Airport was perfect as we went from the plane straight on to buses parked on the Tarmac and a 40 minute journey to the ship. Once off the bus we went into a large shed at the port and had a photo taken ,credit card details done and passports checked , all very efficient and reasonably quick. We then boarded the ship and made our way to our ...
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Sail Date: January 2015

Cabin Type: Outside Twin with Balcony and Shower


A Lovely Holiday

Review for Ventura to Caribbean - Eastern

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Daviddas

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

Flight with Thomson much improved on past experience with the Deamliner and a great flight crew. We flew premium economy which is worth every penny especially with the extra luggage allowance. We were a little concerned about the cruise given some pretty adverse reviews we had read with references to things not being as good as they used to be. We cruised on the Ventura 3 years ago and had a great ...
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Sail Date: January 2015

Cabin Type: Suite with Balcony and Bath/Shower


Time for a change?

Review for Ventura to Caribbean - Eastern

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sarah01

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We booked our cruise 2 months ago so did not have a choice of cabins but our Riviera deck 14 balcony cabin was just what we wanted so we had no complaints there. We were near the forward stairs and lifts but never heard any noise from adjoining cabins or corridors. We flew on a new Thomas Cook plane which has wider seats and much more leg room and was very comfortable on the outward journey but as ...
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Sail Date: January 2015

Cabin Type: Outside Twin with Shower


BEST CRUISE EVER

Review for Ventura to Caribbean - Eastern

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BibbyBooBar

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

We have just returned from cruising with Ventura and it has been the best one ever, done 9 before, first with P&O, but this one was amazing. Flights with Thompson Dreamliner were good, only flew economy but the leg room was good. Flight attendants were superb and couldnt do enough to make the journey comfortable. Check in on embarkations was quick and painless. We visited Grenada, St Lucia, ...
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Sail Date: January 2015

Cabin Type: Outside Twin with Shower (Part-obstructed View)


Will not cruise with P & O again

Review for Ventura to Caribbean - Eastern

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oweyisle4

First Time Cruiser

Age 70s

first of all I must mention the flights although its a Thomson flight it is chartered by p.o.Flying from Glasgow on 15th of January we were told there was a problem with our plane so had to wait for one to come from Manchester.It was so old I think they borrowed it fron the museum of flight at east fortune .There was no entertainment not even music .Coming back we were on the Dreamliner which I ...
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Sail Date: January 2015

Cabin Type: Outside Twin with Balcony and Shower


BEWARE - NOISY INSIDE SINGLE CABINS & CHARTER AIRLINE RIP OFF

Review for Ventura to Caribbean - Eastern

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CMB1957

6-10 Cruises

Age 60s

It's my first time with P&O with a direct charter flight from Newcastle. However, the flight, operated by Thomsons was a complete rip off. I was handed a letter at check-in advising the entertainment system didn't work. The premium economy seat I'd paid £299 return extra for was appaling. The I was elbow to elbow with my fellow passenger and the recline offer any other comfort for such a long ...
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Sail Date: January 2015

Cabin Type: Inside Twin with Shower


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