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Southampton to Europe - British Isles & Western Oceania Nautica Cruise Reviews

British Isles & Western Europe

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17 Southampton to Europe - British Isles & Western Oceania Nautica Cruise Reviews

covinaCruiser avatar


4 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Nothing to brag about


We chose this cruise with friends, as they wanted to see the British Isles. Scheduled ports in England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales. This particular itinerary included Liverpool, which interested us as we are big ...
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Sail Date September 2018

minou57 avatar


2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

First Ocean cruise. Will not be our last

This ship was a perfect size for us. The food was excellent. Polo Grill very good and Toscana great. I also really enjoyed the meals in the Grand Dining room. Wine can get expensive but Happy Hour is 2 for 1. ...
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Sail Date July 2018

Pickeringman avatar


1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

British Isles Medley Cruise.

We chose the cruise based on its itinerary. We wanted to go to the main ports of the UK and Ireland. The ship docked at Newcastle, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Belfast, Dublin, Liverpool, Holyhead, Waterford and the Isle of ...
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Sail Date September 2017

Jay23 avatar


8 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Cruise round British Isles

Nautica Round British Isles 9 - 21st September 17 This is our third Oceania cruise. Our first two were on Riviera, but we have cruised on Nautica before when she was Princess’ Royal Princess many years ...
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Sail Date September 2017

BillPizzaiolo avatar


6 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Weather was better than expected

Itinerary was one we hadn't done before. Had a really good time on board and in the U.K. and Ireland. The ports were very interesting and the weather was really good for northern England and Scotland. The rough ...
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Sail Date June 2017

ngamma avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Route of the Vikings

This cruise was beautiful and interesting, far more so than we expected. It was a Southampton round trip, themed around the Vikings. The itinerary was: Edinburgh, Shetland Islands, Faroe Islands, Akureyri and ...
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Sail Date July 2016

Inventor avatar


3 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

How Solvable Inconveniences Spoil a Vacation

As the saying goes, how many chances do you have to make a first impression? We have traveled on several cruise lines including Disney, Princess and some smaller ones. Oceania was the most non-caring in their ...
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Sail Date September 2016

llewol avatar


1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Oceania - A New Option

While having cruised about 25-30 times on various popular lines, this was our first cruise on an Oceania ship. We chose this one for it's itinerary which included Scotland, Shetland and Faroe Islands, Ireland, ...
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Sail Date July 2016

maland avatar


1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Victory for the Vikings. Zero for Oceania pricing.

Chose this cruise for the interesting itinerary. We had been to Iceland and Faroes 3 years ago and enjoyed it so much we wanted to go back, also this cruise featured 2 stops in Greenland which we wanted to see. The ...
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Sail Date July 2016

Nadaks avatar


1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Again, a Wonderful Cruise!

Have done many cruises on the Nautica. Love the small ship atmosphere and the\of the ability of the ship to stop in smaller ports. The ship is beautifully decorated and easy to negotiate. There is a great ...
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Sail Date July 2016

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Peter Bosworth

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary and service let down by entertainment.

The destinations of Iceland and Greenland were new to us and were as hoped for. We had sailed with Oceania before on Insignia and thoroughly enjoyed it with good shows and lectures. This one was different as the ...
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Sail Date July 2016

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California Leslie

4 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

First Timer on Oceania

We have sailed several times before, but this our first on Oceania. We were offered a great deal to change our Oceania South American cruise to this one, so we took it. We were given a penthouse suite with a butler. ...
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Sail Date June 2015

clremmel avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Everything like you have read before generally about a cruise.

1. Ship size - just right. Considered the small end of a mid-size ship. Very clean. 2. Crew to passenger ratio - not 1 t 1 but close. 3. Crew/steward/waiter service - absolutely marvelous. Alway a smile ...
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Sail Date June 2015

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1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Watch out for bait and switch.

We looked at a 40-page description of excursions and selected one for Glasgow that included a residence and a tea room designed by an architect named Macintosh. We weren't all that excited about it, but at least it ...
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Sail Date June 2015

PaulMCO avatar


12 Reviews Written

45 Helpful Votes

Good cruise --- but many faults

This was our second cruise on Nautica and 8th cruise on Oceania so we were expecting a certain level of service and quality. Many cases these were met but there were several, cases where they were not. Obviously -- ...
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Sail Date July 2014

arriba avatar


1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Oceania Sinking

After many cruises with Oceania, this cruise was a large disappointment. To summarize: This cruise being 20 days with 8 days at sea plus another day with port arrival at 4 pm, we were assured by Oceania there would ...
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Sail Date July 2014

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Host Sharon

9 Reviews Written

38 Helpful Votes

Nautica - luxury at mainstream price

Thursday 15 August 2013 We had been given an official boarding time of 1pm but thought it wouldn't hurt to arrive early and we didn't mind waiting in the terminal if necessary. When we arrived at the terminal, ...
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Sail Date August 2013

Nautica Ratings

Public Rooms5.04.4
Fitness Recreation5.03.8
Value For Money5.03.5
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