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21 Southampton World Cruises Cruise Reviews

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The Comodore

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Aurora World Cruise 2015 - 1st Half


Probably the best ship in P&O's fleet, having sailed on her, around the world and elsewhere, several times since 2007. Sadly her recent refit has removed one of her most loved features - The Bordeaux Restaurant, and ...
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Sail Date January 2015

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2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Queen Elizabeth...A True Queen

I boarded Queen Elizabeth in Southampton on December 23rd and spent Christmas and New Year on board before returning to Southampton Jan 6th.2015. I then crossed to Hamburg and back before setting off on my half of ...
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Sail Date December 2014

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St Pete Cruiser

6 Reviews Written

49 Helpful Votes

African Explorer

One of the plans you tend to make upon finishing your working years is what will you do to celebrate retiring. I had long ago decided to do a long and adventurous cruise to new places. I had my eye on the Grand ...
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Sail Date September 2014

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5 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote


FIRST SECTOR OF 2014 WORLD CRUISE EMBARKATION We arrived at the Ocean Terminal in Southampton at 12:30 and were told there was about a half hour delay in boarding. We were nevertheless on board and in our cabin by ...
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Sail Date January 2014

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Potty Terracotta

7 Reviews Written

50 Helpful Votes

Azura - did not meet Expectations

We had heard good reports about Azura and were really excited about taking a 24 night Cruise to the Black Sea. Embarkation was smooth and quick and we were on board within 30 minutes. Cabins were not available and ...
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Sail Date September 2013

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1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Arcadia- South America and Pacific Adventure

Assuredly a very damning summary - but we disembarked from Arcadia on the completion of this voyage very disappointed at what we had endured for so long. We are not new to cruising, nor are we new to Grand Voyages - ...
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Sail Date January 2013

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15 Reviews Written

46 Helpful Votes

Round Africa, the Indian Ocean and the Middle East

We sailed from Southampton in early January and headed South. This ship is the oldest in the Fred. Olsen cruise fleet but, despite this, is well maintained, comfortable and stable in rough seas. I had an outside ...
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Sail Date January 2013

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1 Review Written

Arcadia to Sydney

We originally booked to go to Buenos Aires on Adonia but felt that the ship had limited facilities/entertainment so we transferred our booking to Arcadia but now including Chile & the Pacific Islands to Australia. ...
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Sail Date January 2013

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4 Reviews Written

50 Fabulous Days on the Rotterdam across the globe

PORTS: London-Lisbon-Malaga-Tunis-Malta-Naphlion-Athens-Suez Canal-Safafa-Dubai (2 days)-Abu Dahbi-Goa-Mangalore-Cochin-Port Blair-Langkawi-Kuala Lumpur-Singapore-(Indoneisa) Jakarta-Semerang-Bali (2 ...
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Sail Date January 2013

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1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

First Leg of the World Voyage 2013 froum Southampton - Dubai

My partner and I decided to book a cruise as it was a holiday we had never done before and having reviewed many different cruise lines we settled upon Cunard and the Queen Mary 2. We took this decision as we ...
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Sail Date January 2013

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2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Comfortable Adventure

This was my 20th cruise with Cunard - and the most adventurous. Leaving Southampton almost on time as usually, the first leg of the 2013 World Cruise led us into a rough Biscaye. Although QM2 is a still very ...
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Sail Date January 2013

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Karl the Great

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Aurora World Cruise 2012 - nightmare

I want to express our experience to you about P&O Aurora World Cruise 2012 as follows. Besides that I also have to mention that the crew and especially the cleaning staff, waiters and assistance at reception did ...
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Sail Date January 2012

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1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

World voyage Queen Elizabeth

Findings from the 2011 World Tour maiden voyage of the Queen ElizabethFood and drink: Did not eat a piece of fruit that was ripe and ready when it looked like it was rotting. Vegetables were never done and very ...
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Sail Date January 2011

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1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Arcadia World Cruise a little Disappointing!

Embarked Arcadia Ship Southampton 5th January 2011. for World Cruise lasting 84 days. No problems with embarkment, from arrival to embarkment 45minutes.I dont want to bore you with loads of text, so i will let you ...
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Sail Date February 2011

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7 Reviews Written

41 Helpful Votes

Part World cruise Southampton to Sydney

Embarkation in Southampton was good it took less than one hour to get on board the ship. the initial observation of the vessel was good large bars and lounges and plenty of deck space. The balcony cabin was ...
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Sail Date March 2011

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couple of cruisers

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Princess Grand crossing

We booked this cruise for 23 days, but Princess considered it two back to back cruises. That had its advantages and disadvantages. The first cruise, on the 18th of Sept, that went to Vigo Spain, Lisbon Portugal, La ...
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Sail Date September 2010

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5 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Cunard’s Queen Mary 2 (QM2) – Queen of the Atlantic Seas

Summary: Overall the ship, service and staff (everyone who you meet would always say hello or a greeting) are top notch and we enjoyed this experience on being on an Ocean liner rather than being on a Cruise ship ...
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Sail Date August 2010

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On the road

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Queen Mary 2 World Cruise Jan 11 - April 12, 2010

My wife and I took the Cunard Queen Mary 2 World Voyage 2010 - Our trip started in Southampton January 11th and we left the Queen 91 days and 33 ports later in Ft. Lauderdale. The size of the Queen affords the ...
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Sail Date January 2010

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2 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Holiday of a lifetime

This was a wonderful cruise on a ship that we had been on twice before. This time we avoided the Brittania restaurant - which is good, but has two sittings and is too large - by booking a club balcony cabin, thus ...
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Sail Date January 2010

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