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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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46 Southampton to Norwegian Fjords Cruise Reviews


woodley avatar

woodley

3 Reviews Written

37 Helpful Votes

Not quite what I was expecting

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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


Hamslab avatar

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


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


John McNulty avatar

John McNulty

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Major Disappointment

For my wife and I this was our very first cruise. We went to the Norwegian Fjords aboard Independence of the Seas. We booked this cruise as we were told that it was a great trip and the Independence had, according ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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ibcasper

9 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Good and Bad

Food was extremely disappointing in the dinning room and buffet. Cheap meats and the same food everyday for the majority. Best food was the food in O Sheehan's. Most of the wings were delicious and the soups and ...
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Sail Date September 2018


Sand58 avatar

Sand58

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Lazy NCL

First of all this was our third cruise this year we had sailed on the Symphony of the seas in May from Barcelona and Ventura in July from Southampton so what you should expect in the way of general service on a ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Ginoyo

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointing

We have never sailed the Norwegian Cruise Line before, so this was our first time. Our previous ocean cruises were with the Royal Carribean. The embarkation went smoothly although we did not like the idea of ...
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Sail Date August 2018


Ct66 avatar

Ct66

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Norwegian Fjord

We booked this cruise last minute as we have never been to Norway. We have two girls age 13 and 9 who were very excited as we have been cruising with Royal Caribbean in the past and they thoughly enjoyed the ...
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Sail Date August 2018


Richie Boy avatar

Richie Boy

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

That's one we won't go back to

We chose this as we'd done the Med to death and knew all the ports inside out but with a tight time window, we jumped onto this ship to see the fjords and try P&O. Whenever we've gone out of Southampton before, ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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PlanetofColour

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Washy washy, happy happy with the most shocking on-board hygiene problems

We'd always wanted to see the Norwegian Fjords and to travel to the Arctic Circle, so we booked this family cruise with great excitement, despite the fact we couldn't get adjoining cabins because we were assured NCL ...
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Sail Date June 2018


Bigjack999 avatar

Bigjack999

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Norway Cruise June 2018

We chose this 7 day cruise because we had been on the Queen Elizabeth and wanted to try the Queen Mary 2 The good:- Very good or excellent entertainment shows in the evening. Lots of games to play in games ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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fjords

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Dirty (dried up food) on plates and cutlery. Cheap plastic, scratched cups

We wanted to experience a cruise, and the Fjords was the ideal location. Unfortunately, we experienced the following: - Inside cabin had stains on the carpet - Corridor smelt of dirty toilets. - buffet ...
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Sail Date May 2018


Rocky G avatar

Rocky G

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Disabled facilities on board the Arcadia

We had been to The Fiords before and wanted a short cruise where we could get an accessible cabin. We tried all the other cruise lines without success and as a last resort tried P&O. They had one balcony cabin left ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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tadajuta

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Inconsistent services

because of the itinerary.We chose this particular itinery because it was going through all the Fjords and also stopping in the Lofoten Islands the home of my Grandparents. My family of 11 ( 3 daughters, 3 ...
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Sail Date August 2017


Sky.com avatar

Sky.com

2 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Book another ship if you dont want to be disappointed!

This is my 6th cruise and everyone has been great...except this one... Britannia Fjords Good Points -entertainment very good standard for a cruise ship - ship decor nice and modern -drinks very ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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donald duckling6

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

We chose this cruise as we have been on three previous cruises, all excellent with NCL. This time we did the Norwegian Ffjords in August, on "Jade" and were shocked at the amount of uncontrolable children and ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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bevbev25

2 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

What a disappointment

Just arrived home from a week in the Ffiords what a waste of money.Embarkation was excellent very fast and we were on the ship.Our balcony cabin room A715 was small but cosy spotlessly clean and excellent service ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Summersue1234

2 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Will never travel with Princess again

The only reason we booked this Cruise to Norway was the perfect date for shoot term finish. We had stress free travel down to Southampton, which we loved, but the Mini Suite does not look any different to the ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Merrytoby

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Sad drop of standards at P&O

The cruise itinerary very good and Norwegian fjords and sceneries stunning. Cleanliness very average or even poor on open pool deck area and windows dirty throughout the cruise. Shows good, guest stars and ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Tupolevtrident

3 Reviews Written

39 Helpful Votes

A Down Market Cruise Experience

We chose this cruise as we wanted to go to the Norwegian Fjords on a seven night cruise as this seemed to fully fulfill our requirements. We have had wonderful experiences on cruises with Princess, Cunard, RCI and ...
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Sail Date June 2017


spaceval avatar

spaceval

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Cruising Norway

We cruised in April in a 'Superior Outside Cabin' which was anything but. If you want to sleep at night on this ship, or at any other time come to that, do not book cabins 4141 or 4143 as the roaring from the deck ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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youcantbeserious

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Special occasion

Choose this cruise for our 25th wedding Anniversary and because it was going to the North Cape. The scenery was beautiful the Norwegians were lovely as always but the cruise left a lot to be desired. The staff ...
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Sail Date August 2016


Tommacpherson88 avatar

Tommacpherson88

1 Review Written

27 Helpful Votes

A ruined honeymoon saved only by the Fjords.

Our Honeymoon cruise ended up being a massive let down, "saved" only by the beauty of Norway. We were advised that P&O is good and upmarket- by both the travel agent and relatives who have sailed with them many ...
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Sail Date August 2016


ENorris avatar

ENorris

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Money, money, money

I sailed with my Mum a few years ago on the Oceana and had a terrific, two-week Med cruise. The food was fantastic and we spent a fortune in the shops. There were a few things to do on sail days and I went to some ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Partyfrombuckingham

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Disappointed with P&O Brittannia

Was looking forward to this cruise on Britannia as it is the P&O flag ship of the fleet. However, we found that the level of service much to be desired from the start when we got on the ship. One of our party is in ...
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Sail Date April 2016


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