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Southampton Oceania Nautica Cruise Reviews

Oceania
Nautica
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Southampton

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Very Good

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17 Southampton Oceania Nautica Cruise Reviews


Jay23 avatar

Jay23

8 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Sailing in the Baltic Sea

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REVIEW. Eleven day Baltic Cruise. Aug 24 - Sept 4 We have just returned from a Baltic cruise on Nautica. I was beginning to wonder if Oceania was the company for us as there were a few naysayers on this ...
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Sail Date August 2019


minou57 avatar

minou57

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


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no fuss travel

5 Reviews Written

Interesting itinerary and all I can say about the production team is wow

We picked this cruise for the itinerary. We wanted to see Iceland and Greenland and we got to go back to Ireland again. The Orkney Islands were interesting. We used Oceania for tender ports except for one and ...
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Sail Date July 2018


DesleyG avatar

DesleyG

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Revamp welcome

This was my third cruise with Oceania. Having been on the Marina my first reaction when I entered the cabin was “ it has shrunk”. The shower was tiny. As a solo traveller I have no idea how a couple would cope. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Rufus Tetterton

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not what I expected

I chose this cruise based on the destinations and more importantly on the recommendation of previous Oceania cruisers. The ship was fine although it seemed to be ready for refurbishing. The food was okay, but not ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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DeepSnap

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Concur with HMCSBN's review

Recognizing that at any given time, the Wait Staff on a cruise ship is almost always in flux, we got the feeling many of the staff had just reported in for their first contract. HMCSBN nailed it on the crush for a ...
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Sail Date July 2017


MaeJohn avatar

MaeJohn

1 Review Written

Great ports of call and selected excursions on a smaller ship

This was two ports in Scotland, three in Ireland plus Iceland and Greenland and Fareo islands. The North Atlantic was rough but we endured. We knew the smaller 55 thousand ton ship would have pluses and minuses, so ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Moi4short

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Great ship and good itinerary for Baltic Sea cruise

I choose the Baltic Sea cruise on Oceania Nautica because of the itinerary and the relatively small size of the ship. We spent 3 days in London (not enough time) before boarding the ship at Southampton and 2 days ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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BillPizzaiolo

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


Swabby68 avatar

Swabby68

1 Review Written

Nautica in Baltic Sea

This was a last minute cruise deal that our neighbors were already booked on this cruise and it satisfied one of my cruising goals of seeing St Petersburg, Copenhagen, etc. Ship accommodations and staff were ...
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Sail Date August 2016


Book Lover avatar

Book Lover

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Mixed Bag

This was our second Oceania cruise. We had pretty high expectations and most of them were met. It's true that the ship is getting a little tired looking: railings that needed refinishing, paint that was chipped. ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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cuttingedgeglassworks

5 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Fantastic food, great service, terrific ports - what more could you ask

We really enjoyed this Baltic cruise on the Nautica. We like the way we are treated by Oceania and we especially enjoy the food onboard. This cruise was port intensive with only one sea day, so we knew that there ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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maland

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


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Jocko.48

1 Review Written

29 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Onboard Experience/ Substandard Outside Excursions

We have taken two previous Oceania Cruises and have very much enjoyed cruising with Oceania both on their larger ships and smaller one. Although the Nautica is small,it was comfortable. My husband refuses to take a ...
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Sail Date June 2016


Pippin2010 avatar

Pippin2010

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Another Lovely Cruise with Oceania

We love Oceania, especially the smaller ships so we were excited to embark on this cruise - we were not disappointed, We had never been to Portugal, nor Spain and could not think of a better way to visit than by ...
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Sail Date December 2010


PaulMCO avatar

PaulMCO

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


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davidbenj263

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The good and the bad

: enjoyed this cruise, However, there is room for improvement; (1) Most of the excursions were low quality. Except the tour guides in St. Petersburg and in the Hermitage, modst of the other tour guides were below ...
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Sail Date August 2019


Nautica Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.03.9
Dining5.04.3
Entertainment3.03.3
Public Rooms5.04.4
Fitness Recreation5.03.8
Family2.01.5
Enrichment5.03.5
Service4.04.5
Value For Money5.03.5
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