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Southampton to Norwegian Fjords Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
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Norwegian Fjords
Southampton

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Average

91

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46

Terrible

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440 Southampton to Norwegian Fjords Cruise Reviews


bkeane avatar

bkeane

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Arcadia

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Cruise Norway 26/11/19 What can I say, been on a good few P&O cruises and enjoyed them all even in bad weather and heavy seas but this one to Norway on Arcadia was bad. The cruise was advertised by Iglu as a ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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southampton observer

19 Reviews Written

97 Helpful Votes

No Northern Lights, not much light at all.

O.K. so if you opt for a cruise to Northern Norway at the end of November you've got to expect that the weather might be problematic and it was! This was not a great cruise experience and unfortunately this was not ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Mr Donlynn

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Extended holiday cruise

This was our fifth Celebrity cruise but our first one on the Silhouette and the seven night cruise was to conveniently extend our holiday to nearly three weeks .We had disembarked the P&O Aurora after a twelve night ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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woodley

3 Reviews Written

37 Helpful Votes

Not quite what I was expecting

We chose this cruise for the Itinerary. We have done 38 cruises with many different cruise lines but this was our first with P&O. From reading boards before hand I was lead to believe this was a slightly up market ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Pinksian1981

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Amazing week

My husband and I had the opportunity to go away without the children and found this cruise with 8 days notice. I had always wanted to go to the Fjords so finding this cruise was perfect. We had a balcony cabin ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Blondie008

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

2nd Marella experience - never again

Chose a junior suite for our trip around the Fjords. The weather and ports were faultless - For that reason we are glad we went. This ship and staff - appalling. Self service at best No service at ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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PWS1955

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Never Again....

Chose this cruise for a first time cruise. Brochure made it look very nice. We would not recommend this cruise Too many people, not enough space or things to do - just cramped. Everywhere busy, queues and ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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moonstone01

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Ventura to the Fjords

We wanted to go on this particular cruise as we have heard nothing but great reviews about the Fjords and we have sailed on the Ventura before. We drove down to Southampton from North Wales and this was probably ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Wendy Cruising

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

It was ok - some good bits and some poor

This was our first ever cruise. We chose Celebrity as our son and wife have cruised with them many times on the Celebrity Eclipse and they recommended Celebrity as opposed to P & O which they didn't like. We had a ...
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Sail Date September 2019


rudeman avatar

rudeman

8 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Went for the Itinerary - but Very Pleased with the Ship and Crew

Background We have cruised 15+ times on various lines and usually go for the itinerary. We’ve always wanted to do Norway and this cruise popped up on Vacations To Go and away we were. We did book it rather ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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redbart

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Norway lovely, But Azura not a great ship, PO must do better!

I have lucky to have cruised quite a bit over the last 15 years, on a number of different ships and different cruise lines. With PO I have experienced Azura, Britannia and Oceana but I am sad to say that over the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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ellay864

4 Reviews Written

48 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Fjords; seeing how P&O compared to Celebrity

We have done 4 previous cruises, all with Celebrity (Equinox, Silhouette twice and Reflection) but when looking for a fjords cruise it was this one on Britannia that appealed based purely on itinerary. The price ...
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Sail Date July 2019


Fifer1 avatar

Fifer1

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

A brilliant first cruise experience

We are a family of 4 who sailed on the Britannia to the Norwegian Fjords on 29th June. It was our first cruise and I had actually stopped reading the reviews on this website leading up to the holiday as it was ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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SwallowsandMartins

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

A brilliant inter-generational holiday

My husband and I have just returned from a lovely, memorable holiday on Britannia visiting Norway and the fiords. We went with our two daughters, husband of one daughter and four children. Britannia is a ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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mountains013

4 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Poor value

Love Norway good memories of deceased partner. The food left a lot to be desired often only warm, uninspired boring. Had one meai in beach club excellent as was the service, 2 meals in self service very nice. Was ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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WilliamGStuart

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Standards dropping

This was our 7th Royal Caribbean cruise, and we chose this Russia and Scandinavia sailing because of both the cruise line and the itinerary. It was also our second sailing on Explorer of the Seas, so we have had ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Hamslab

1 Review Written

23 Helpful Votes

Fjords for elderly June 2019

We choose this cruise for the destination and size of ship, it was a very special occasion for our friends, their golden wedding anniversary we are all fast approaching 70, young at heart and outgoing but this was ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Strachanna

4 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

First time Fjords

We hadn't sailed with P&O before and the dates fitted in with our plans as we live way up N in Aberdeenshire. We drove down the day before & stayed O/N at a Holiday Inn Express which offered 15 days free parking ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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wolf7

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Pleanstly surprised

We where a little apprehensive regarding the cruise due to some of the reviews posted previously,but we all really enjoyed the cruise from getting on to getting off. We arrived at check in at 2:00 pm expecting to ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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SassyM_8

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Relaxing and Elegant Ship. 2019 Itinerary Norwegian Fords . nights

65th Husband's birthday in May 2019. Sailing time evening. We arrived 2 pm. Relaxing start to cruise was the Southampton embarkation and disembarkation. Never sailed from Southampton before always fly cruised. ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Pitupitucolorito

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The Norwegian Fjords Cruise was beautiful.

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary. The food in the Main Dining Room could be improved. I ordered Prawns and was given a shrimp dish and the shrimp still had the shell on. The entertainment was great, ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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johnnyd57uk

4 Reviews Written

83 Helpful Votes

A very British cruise ship with a little bit of Butlins thrown in.

We had never been to Norway or the Fjords so this Britannia cruise was an obvious choice. We hadn't heard too many positive comments about the Britannia on previous cruises so we were a bit apprehensive Despite the ...
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Sail Date May 2019


Lawhouse avatar

Lawhouse

3 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

We are veterans of twenty cruises and this was our first time with P&O, we chose a seven night trip to the Norwegian Fjords leaving from Southampton. Parking was superb, boarding efficient our bags were outside ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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daviesjane12

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Our first cruise and we won't hesitate to return

We chose this cruise as my husband wanted to see the Fjords and photograph the landscape. I read all reviews prior to going on the cruise. All I can say is that I think we must have gone on a different cruise to ...
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Sail Date May 2019


Brenick avatar

Brenick

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Ship, fantastic experience

Wanted to cruise and wanted to see Norway, what a super experience for my first Cruise. Ventura is a well appointed, spotlessly clean. Staff lovely, nothing too much trouble. Food in Bay Tree Restaurant ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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