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P&O Ventura Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the Canary Islands from Southampton

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Canary Islands

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12 P&O Ventura Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the Canary Islands from Southampton

Footymad avatar


3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Shabby Ventura


we chose this cruise because we thought it would make a great change to sail to the Canary Islands instead of the med, our usual destination. We chose to sail with P & O having sailed on Britannia last year and ...
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Sail Date July 2017

plog1965 avatar


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

Klara avatar


1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Ventura standards have dropped

We have just come back from a cruise on the Ventura. We were on it in April 2016 and everything was ok. They seem to have cut costs on the food. Used to get 4 - 5 king prawns with a prawn cocktail now lots of little ...
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Sail Date December 2016

Evelynthompson avatar


2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Fantastic Cruise

chose this cruise as it was a British ship 11 nights on the Ventura first time with p&o. We had a fabulous time really enjoyed it nice inside cabin cabin steward was fantastic. Food was very good nice venues ...
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Sail Date October 2016

griffster avatar


3 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

First Ever Cruise

my husband and I took our first ever cruise on board P/O VENTURA on the 2 January 2016. we stayed overnight on the 1 jan at wetherby service hotel, and cruise connect picked us up the following morning at 7.30. we ...
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Sail Date January 2016

supapete avatar


2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Are cruises, like hotels and clubs, going down the nick ?

How lucky are these cruise companies to keep such loyal, hardworking crew ?! On this ship (as on Fred Olsen Boudicca my other review) almost to a "man" they worked hard for long hours regardless of start/finish time ...
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Sail Date January 2016

Charlietango147 avatar


2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes


Did Christmas Cruise, very fast at checkin, in fact the fastest one we've ever had. We spent the first two & half days sailing through a force eight gale, to which the captain informed us, because of the weather ...
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Sail Date December 2015

bluemug avatar


5 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Big, Not Better

We joined the waiting line (from our Southampton hotel) for passengers at about 12.45 on Saturday 31 oct 2015 (embarkation time ~13.00). After initial formalities we were asked to go upstairs and sit in the waiting ...
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Sail Date October 2015

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Harold and Hilda

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

First Cruise

Apprehensive after reading all the negative reviews of Ventura but very pleasantly surprised. Arrived at cruise terminal two hours before appointed time of 2.30 but sent straight to check-in and then onto ship, so ...
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Sail Date September 2015

jeanbill avatar


9 Reviews Written

112 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Cruise

Just returned from our canary cruise. Had a wonderful cruise plenty of good food and entertainment. This is our honest review:- Embarkation: Pulled up in car, cases taken away by porter, checked in at 11 35, ...
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Sail Date September 2015

dothon21 avatar


1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote


I have just returned from a lovely cruise with ventura I took my son and his partner as my sister I was going with passed away last month she was so looking forward to another cruise on this ship I found it was to ...
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Sail Date September 2013

Iansan avatar


4 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

No rating

A MisadVentura

This was our 10th cruise and the first with P&O we looked forward with great expectation to this cruise. Our booking was made on the 16th Sept 2012 outside twin grade LC with freedom dining,sailing date 21st ...
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Sail Date October 2012

Ventura Ratings

Public Rooms4.04
Fitness Recreation4.03.8
Value For Money4.03.6
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