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P&O Ventura Cruise Reviews for Entertainment Cruises from Southampton

P&O Cruises
Ventura
Destination
Southampton

Traveler rating

Excellent

5

Very Good

13

Average

14

Poor

3

Terrible

3

Cruise type

14 P&O Ventura Cruise Reviews for Entertainment Cruises from Southampton


Geronimo99 avatar

Geronimo99

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Mostly good - but flaws

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Happy 12-day cruise but just sometimes food quality was surprisingly poor. Potatoes with black rotting areas and occasionally not hot. Staff in smart restaurants and buffet were hard-working, helpful and pleasant. ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Brambles118

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Three night mini cruise to Cherbourg and Le Havre

The embarkation was reasonably quick after being kept waiting in our car for 15min by a lack of baggage porters. Once on board lifts were a problem due to one on each floor aft end out of order causing ...
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Sail Date September 2018


Firstcruiser03 avatar

Firstcruiser03

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

The best vs the worst experience

We left Southampton a little later than planned and as it was our first cruise we were unsure as to what to expect but we were impressed with the ship. We fell behind schedule which the passengers were told was ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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donny-cruiser

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Tired boat and Carnival taking loyal P&O clients for advantage.

We chose this cruise for my wife's 60th having used P&O before on a number of occasions, sadly things are not what they used to be. The dining experience is now average in terms of product and service, green beans ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Jaystu

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fail not sail

Booked as a party of 13 older women and were allocated different sides and deck levels of the ship, not the greatest of starts. Five of the six cabins booked were for 2 persons and the remaining one for 3 ...
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Sail Date November 2017


Mich54 avatar

Mich54

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Good but could do better..

The itinerary was the main reason for choosing this cruise particularly for excursions to Florence and Rome. Embarkation was swift and well organised as was disembarkation and our excursion to Rome was enjoyable and ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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chelseauk

3 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

When it's good it's very good and when it's bad it's....

5th cruise first time with P&O (Previous with Celebrity, RCL and Princess). Mixed bag this cruise some things were really good, The entertainment squarely aimed at the brits (comedians, tribute acts) was of a ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Woodywotnot

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Ship ready for refit

Itinerary suited us, good mix of sea days and port days. Ship now looking tired, damaged and torn seats and leaks from ceilings in public areas and marked and damaged fittings in cabin, although the ship was ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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ashleyg13

6 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

28 Nights on the Ventura

we chose the ventura because of the sailing date (winter sunshine), the itinerary and the price. embarkation with a wheel chair was smooth and little waiting, the balcony was adequate as was the cabin. after a ...
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Sail Date January 2017


plog1965 avatar

plog1965

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

Could have been better.

We choose this cruise because it was a golden wedding anniversey and husbands 70 birthday.And last year was an annos horribilus for our family with to of the family being hit by the big C.Although ok now , it took ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Paula Lonnen

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

10 ladies who lunched; ages 22 to 60, Southampton to Bruges

10 of us went as a group for a 3 day break , time away from children , grandchildren , nagging partners and husbands :) We arrived at Southampton and was whisked through security and passport control at such a ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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Selbourne

10 Reviews Written

99 Helpful Votes

Our first short cruise - enjoyable but service not up to P&O usual standards

Ventura Cruise N703 to Amsterdam and Brugge. Wednesday 15th to Sunday 19th February 2017. Day 1 - Wednesday 15th February 2017 With a 'priority boarding' time slot of 1230, we aimed to arrive at the Mayflower ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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francis53golf

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Good but not great

We chose this company because we were told that P & O were the best around so we booked a 16 day holiday around the Canary Islands in celebration of my wife,s birthday.Getting on the ship was fairly quick and ...
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Sail Date January 2017


greyhound1950 avatar

greyhound1950

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Ventura December 21/12/17

we chose this cruise for a relaxed christmas break,the food was of a good standard, up until christmas dinner, and anyone looking forward to good christmas roast would be very disappointed we got a marco white idea ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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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