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Southampton to Baltic Sea P&O Ventura Cruise Reviews

P&O Cruises
Ventura
Baltic Sea
Southampton

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17 Southampton to Baltic Sea P&O Ventura Cruise Reviews


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plc76

1 Review Written

VENTURA N311

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Having previously cruised with Celebrity and RCL, we were keen to see how P&O compared, this was also our first cruise from a UK port. The only thing we would suggest as an area for really improvement is the ...
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Sail Date May 2013


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Julescroose

1 Review Written

Ventura Fjords 2013

We chose P&O from family recommendations and Ventura as she was going to the Fjords at the right time for us. We also wanted to ensure we had lots of choice aboard ship as we hadn't cruised before and wanted to give ...
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Sail Date June 2013


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3CruiseConverts

1 Review Written

Cruising Cynics become Converts - representing the under 30s

The one and only reason we went on a cruise is that I have a phobia of flying. As hubby & I both very much want to see the world, cruising seemed a good alternative. We were sceptical - especially hubby: it was a ...
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Sail Date May 2013


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bronthedog

3 Reviews Written

Great Fjords Cruise

We have just got back from our first Fjords cruise and had a great time. Having sailed on Oceana from Southampton before and finding that cruise too quiet for our liking we were concerned about booking another ...
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Sail Date September 2012


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Mordwywr

2 Reviews Written

Better Than We Anticipated

We usually cruise with Thomson but being a little fed up with hanging around in airports we decided to take a cruise from Southampton. We arranged parking in the port car-park, first mistake as we were in a queue ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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terrierjohn

14 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Iceland and the Norwegian Fjords on P&O Ventura

We drove down the day before and stayed overnight on a cruise package at the De Vere Grand Harbour, which included bed & breakfast and 15 nights parking with port transfers by taxi, and it provided very acceptable 4 ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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ocean's edge

1 Review Written

P&O Ventura Fjords cruise

The Trips Dublin As we have been to Dublin many a time and the weather was bad we didn't go off the ship. There was a curtsey bus that took you into Dublin town for free, not having used any of the trips I can't ...
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Sail Date June 2012


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Littlerammy

2 Reviews Written

Cheap getaway

Just returned from a Norwegian Fjords cruise for our anniversary. We have been told on numerous occasions to try P & O cruises, so that it what we decided to do on Ventura for 7 days, with an excellent offer of ...
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Sail Date May 2012


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custard75

17 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Ventura Norway Cruise

P&O Ventura 13th May 2011 - 7 nights Embarkation Was very well organised. We arrived about 10.30 am as we stayed overnight nearby so not many people around at all. The car park people were just there and ...
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Sail Date May 2011


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Pud

1 Review Written

NOT WHAT I EXPECTED

This was our first cruise with P & O. I wasn't impressed. Firstly, We booked the cruise to visit the port of Flam which was cancelled only 3 weeks pre cruise so I wasn't at all happy. That was the whole reason why ...
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Sail Date July 2011


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WATB

1 Review Written

Glad we choose Ventura !!

I read many reviews before choosing Ventura and reading between the lines thought it would suit us as we are easy going people. Overall, we enjoyed Ventura alot, there is so much on offer there is something to ...
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Sail Date May 2011


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keithlt65

1 Review Written

The Good and not very good aspects of Ventura

THE VERY GOOD Buffet breakfasts and lunches were excellent with good choices and fresh food, ample seating even with a full ships complement. Inside cabins were spacious for two people and well equipped. Transfers ...
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Sail Date July 2010


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shipfriend_max

3 Reviews Written

Baltic Beauty

Our Baltic cruise was very nice. We didn't know any capitals of Northern Europe so we got an impression. The itinerary: We started in Southampton. The boarding was very easy and it didn't take many time. Every ...
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Sail Date May 2009


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scrozuk

1 Review Written

Not bad for a first P&O cruise

It's been about a week and a bit since we got back from our cruise, and finally am on top of the washing for me to be able to put down a proper review.Our cruise to tbe Baltics on Ventura (booked when they first ...
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Sail Date May 2009


njl avatar

njl

1 Review Written

Ventura - a ship too far for P&O

I will try to be positive but it's quite difficult.  You just got the impression that P&O and the crew found this ship just a bit beyond their capabilities.  You also feel Royal Caribbean would have had no such ...
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Sail Date May 2009


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Abbafan

2 Reviews Written

Ventura Iberian Adventure

This was our 2nd P&O cruise, the 1st one was on Arcadia and we have cruised a number of times with Celebrity and RCI.I am 38 and my husband is 45, no kids. We chose this cruise as it was only 7 nights and would give ...
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Sail Date May 2008


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CruiseSaint

3 Reviews Written

Ventura's Second CRuise

Just got back from the second cruise of Ventura - P & Os new - and much hyped - cruise ship. This was our ninth cruise - tried different ships and different lines and - what a shame - this was our least enjoyable. ...
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Sail Date May 2008


Ventura Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.1
Dining4.03.8
Entertainment4.03.6
Public Rooms4.04
Fitness Recreation4.03.8
Family4.04.3
Enrichment3.03.3
Service4.04
Value For Money4.03.6
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