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Southampton to Norwegian Fjords Cruise Reviews

Cruise Line
Ship
Norwegian Fjords
Southampton

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Excellent

175

Very Good

111

Average

91

Poor

46

Terrible

17

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91 Southampton to Norwegian Fjords Cruise Reviews


southampton observer avatar

southampton observer

19 Reviews Written

97 Helpful Votes

No Northern Lights, not much light at all.

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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

9 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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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


redbart avatar

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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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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Mattd3800

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Some ports great, ship gorgeous, service and food butlins not upto scratch

Marella discovery searching for the northern lights 4th October 2018 until 18th October 2018 This is our 13th year of cruising with Thomson’s but our first time after the name change last year. For this ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Balcony Nut

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Disappointing Entertainment & Food

We always said that we would not travel on the larger ships, but as the itinerary and ports of call fitted in with our needs we decided to take the plunge. The ship is in quite good condition and kept quite clean. ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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babybreeze1966

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not 5 star food/service

This was a surprise cruise for our Wedding Anniversary and wanted to celebrate in style on a 5 star Cruise ship and always wanted to enjoy the beautiful scenic views of the Norwegian Fjords. I chose The Britannia ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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vegas princess

1 Review Written

Some good and bad....

Trying to get 3 families together was a challenge and this cruise fit the timeframe as well as being a great destination. The ship was smaller that what we were used to which was a nice treat but we missed some of ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Madhoose

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Fjords

Fjords Fantastic, Wheelchair friendly ship and ports. Staff very helpful getting on off ship with wheelchair. Many regular P&O Cruisers reported this being the worst ship they had ever been on. Cruise ship ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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hvsteve1

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

It's A Matter of Taste

We booked on-board QM2 on our T/A last year. The QM2 cruise was because is was an experience we wanted to have at least once. This cruise was booked as we wanted to try a smaller Cunard ship and see the fjords. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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noelma

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Very British and average.

Selected this cruise because we wanted to visit the Norwegian fjords, and this suited out schedule. In reviewing this cruise, I am comparing with a previous experience - Celebrity Solstice one week from Barcelona ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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marie winn

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Fantastic ship let down by terrible customer service.

we chose this cruise as the price was good and we wanted to try a different company to compare, the difference between my regular cruise line we use. what a mistake. We embarked at Southampton and straight away we ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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jandcj

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

We came to experience Norway, not to play Bingo

We recently sailed on the Norwegian Jade from Southampton to the North Cape, leaving June 17. We enjoyed it, especially the opportunity to explore Northern Norway, a land of magnificent scenery, charming villages ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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sjgertz

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Northern Norway with School Age Kid

My about to turn 8 yo daughter wanted to go to Norway; so we ended up on the Princess Sapphire on a two week trip. We are a couple in our 40s and our daughter turned 8 five days after the trip ended; this was her ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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redtag

11 Reviews Written

41 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Norway Scenery, Below average food and cabin

We chose this 14 day cruise because of the itinerary covering the entire west coast of Norway traveling all the way to the North Cape. Not too many cruises go that far north or cover so many ports. We have taken ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Selbourne

10 Reviews Written

99 Helpful Votes

Lovely Itinerary but Arcadia is now our least favourite P&O ship

Our 15th cruise with P&O and our first on Arcadia, which means that we have now been on all ships in the P&O fleet at least once, so can make direct comparisons between them all. We booked this cruise as we wanted ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Bently57

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Norway. Average Ship

We chose this particular cruise because it included Bergen; a city where family ancestors lived and still do. The Ship: Embarkation was a breeze. Actually, so was disembarkation! I give those two things an A ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Troon1

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

What Happened to Princess

Took this cruise out of South Hampton to Norway. First of all Norway was fantastic. The cruise however was not. Poor service at the Horizon Court Buffet, not a great selection of foods, boring breakfast, seemed to ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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chiggy444

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Very average......

Traveling as part of a quite a large party [17]. First problems encountered with Cruise Personaliser having incorrect information - after a number of emails, problem was resolved, or so we thought. Some of the ...
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Sail Date May 2018


Dickster1 avatar

Dickster1

5 Reviews Written

26 Helpful Votes

Great Stops, Lovely Cabin but the Food and Entertainment...

Firstly, we did have a great time. The ship is enormous and, as a result of being all-balcony, suffers from having no deck on which to walk around the whole ship. Our balcony cabin was on the small side with a ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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fussyoldlady

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Floating holiday camp

My daughter and I returned from a Norwegian fjords cruise last weekend (19 Aug, 2017), and while Norway is beautiful, and we loved the towns we visited, the same cannot be said for the ship. Embarkation went ...
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Sail Date August 2017


Jon V avatar

Jon V

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Fjords - Amazing Scenery, good ship, really poor food!!

We had several interior cabins and these were well maintained and a reasonable size. Our room steward was efficient, welcoming and the rooms were well maintained. the main areas of the ship were pretty well ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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NorwayyawroN

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Stunning scenery, ship not so stunning...

Second cruise with P&O, have always wanted to visit Scandinavia. Norway did not disappoint, it is a very beautiful country and the fjords are simply stunning. Our excursions, although incredibly expensive for a ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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