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Aurora R602 Western Med April/May 2016
"1st review - hope it helps. Our 5th cruise, all with P&O and we were very pleased with the ship facilities certainly better than the Oceana which we thought was a bit tired. Embarkation and debarkation were well..."Read More
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wblee

2-5 Cruises

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P&O handing of Coronavirus escalation excellent.

Review for Aurora to Europe - All

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WirralCrusier

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

Picked this cruise as keen to see the Northern Lights. This is a 12-night cruise that spends 2 nights at the very top of Norway that offers an excellent chance to see Northern Lights. I was kind of expecting the cruise to be canceled but all seemed to be fine as we joined the ship at Southampton. We set sail and headed up through the North Sea. Sea was a bit rough but the Aurora copes well ...
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Sail Date: March 2020

Departure Port: Kusadasi

11 Helpful Votes


Winter sun

Review for Aurora to Canary Islands

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Fleurie78

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We have cruised with P&O on a number of occasions, and have particularly enjoyed those on the adults only ships. We liked Oriana and were disappointed when she was sold. So we waited for Aurora to be refurbished as an adults only ship and chose this 13 night cruise to Madeira and the Canary Islands to escape the fogs, rain and dark days of November. It proved to be a good choice! Embarkation ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Departure Port: Kusadasi

Cabin Type: Mini Suite with Balcony and Bath/Shower

Traveled with disabled person

3 Helpful Votes


Unmatched weather and full of interest

Review for Aurora to Caribbean - All

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AdeAfloat

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Like most of the passenger's aboard, we were doing this cruise to get away form the winter weather. This turned out to be a very lucky choice! From beginning to end we had wall to wall sunshine and calm seas with only a couple of bumpy days leaving and returning to UK home waters. We did have a bit of rain in Tobago and Antigua but it was brief and of the 'liquid sunshine' variety. We've never ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Departure Port: Kusadasi

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom with Bath/Shower

35 Helpful Votes


Return to the Aurora .

Review for Aurora to Mediterranean

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Mr Donlynn

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We have sailed with P&O since the nineties and last sailed on the Aurora during 2015 which was into the Mediterranean , so we were keen to try P&O again after having had four cruises with Celebrity . Cruise number R916 was to the Canaries and returning via La Coruna in Spain.The weather was fantastic and the seas were very calm the whole trip , we were very pleased with the ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Departure Port: Kusadasi

Cabin Type: Outside Stateroom with Shower

Traveled with disabled person

9 Helpful Votes


1st cruising holiday

Review for Aurora to Mediterranean

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whitebobo

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

We chose a 12 day cruise with P & O on their Aurora ship this year as everyone we knew, who had cruised, said that they had always had a great time. This ship is now Adult only. We had a smooth and speedy embarkation at Southampton and having travelled from the North-east of England this was a very welcome start to our holidays. Our inside cabin was a moderate size but well furnished with a ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Departure Port: Kusadasi

8 Helpful Votes


Super Ceuta & dramatic Civitavecchia on a refitted Aurora

Review for Aurora to Europe - All

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Selbourne

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

We chose this cruise due to the interesting itinerary, as it was visiting a number of ports that were new to us. We had been on Aurora just 4 weeks before (see other review) so were interested to see the improvements. The ship did look refreshed but as regular cruisers on Aurora (7 times in 2 years) we had been really looking forward to the new large screen TV's so were deeply disappointed to find ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Departure Port: Kusadasi

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom with Shower

Traveled with disabled person

99 Helpful Votes


Lovely ship- but a couple of disappointing ports

Review for Aurora to Europe - All

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dayzeemay

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

This was a cruise In Search of the Northern Lights, and sadly we didn't find them! Too much cloud cover. We didn't mind thought as the ship was lovely and we saw parts of Norway including Alta at the very top. Some people were very disappointed as the tours were terribly expensive (£135pp for the northern lights tour and £210pp for huskies). We decided to stay on the ship and watch out from ...
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Sail Date: March 2019

Departure Port: Kusadasi

1 Helpful Vote


The Northern Lights were fantastic

Review for Aurora to Europe - All

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Halliday30

10+ Cruises

Age 80s

The Northern Lights ,overall the cruise was very good the shows fabulous,the dining room staff were really good we were on freedom dining but had the same table nearly every evening no 53 or 52. I found the ship rather tired, but realise she was going in for a refit. The one thing which I am really annoyed about is,I decided to buy a DVD of our trip and to my astonishment it was only 4 mins 11 ...
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Sail Date: February 2019

Departure Port: Kusadasi

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom with Bath/Shower

2 Helpful Votes


What a cracker of a time we all had...

Review for Aurora to Europe - All

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JoJo Cragie

10+ Cruises

Age 40s

We travelled on this trip for 2 celebrations.. Wow what a trip we both had.. We got to Southampton early 10am... Thinking we could get to Mayflower dock for 3Pm.. Had a text saying that we could start boarding now.. A great friendly reception we got and also a very quick Check in.. On this fine older lady for 1.30pm.. Check in was smoothly- So a quick drop of our Hand Luggage ...
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Sail Date: February 2019

Departure Port: Kusadasi

Cabin Type: Inside Stateroom with Shower

3 Helpful Votes


Amsterdam for New Year

Review for Aurora to Europe - All

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DRT Dorset

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

My wife and I decided to get away for New Year and with the help of our favourite travel agent chose this 5 day Southampton to Amsterdam cruise. Embarkation was straightforward and we were in our cabin 10 minutes before our official boarding time cases followed us in! We were in an outside cabin on the lowest level F113 with a window. I was expecting a smaller room so was pleasantly surprised. ...
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Sail Date: December 2018

Departure Port: Kusadasi


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