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Oceania Riviera Cruise Reviews

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1-10 of 63 Oceania Riviera Cruise Reviews


Total Indifference

Review for Riviera to Caribbean - All

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jcfox

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We thought we should try another line as we had only done many cruises on Crystal. Positives- our cabin was very nice, our steward was great, and room service was good, tea was nice. Unfortunately the tiny table on our veranda was so small that we had to eat with our plates on our lap. Negatives- terrible service regarding drinks at dinner ( we had the premiere package), terrible food in main ...
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Sail Date: January 2020

Cabin Type: Concierge Level


WARNING: It's not the same Oceania as the past, huge disappointment

Review for Riviera to Caribbean - All

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bluewaterdan

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

Sixth Oceania cruise, just wanted a short escape before Christmas. We didn't care about the ports, we just wanted to relax and enjoy the ship. We were not expecting the worst service ever received on an Oceania cruise, and actually some of the poorest service I've ever experienced on any of my past 25 or so previous cruises My guess is that between having management raided by Viking Ocean ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Cabin Type: Concierge Level


Keep clear of Oceania Riviera

Review for Riviera to Caribbean - All

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ibscott

10+ Cruises

Age 80s

Chose cruise for convenient location. Stateroom had not been cleaned properly. Attendant was poor. Worst service ever( taken 92 cruises). No respect for passengers, staff don't care. Even Hotel Manager couldn't get cooperation!!! He had invited us to dinner as an apology but we never received the invitation!! Only one show in the evening so it was Special Dining or Show but not ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Cabin Type: Verandah Stateroom


A ship in decline...sadly

Review for Riviera to World Cruise

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norfolkmike

10+ Cruises

Age 70s

We have cruised on this ship several times pre the NCL takeover and without doubt NCL have damaged Riviera's reputation perhaps forever. Staff numbers have been cut and service levels can be poor as staff struggle to cope. Reductions of recipe ingredient costs and along with it quality has had a damming effect on food standards...meat even the bread is simply on occasion not what you would ...
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Sail Date: December 2019

Cabin Type: Penthouse Suite


Extremely poorly run company

Review for Riviera to Canada & New England

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OURREGROUP

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

Told this USED TO BE a great cruise line. Times have changed tremendously!! Definitely a 3rd rate ship in need of professional leadership at the corporate level. The ship is run as though they going broke!! You pay for two fares for you and your partner, then are told the so called free internet can only be used by one of you at a time??? Or you can pay an additional $270 for the ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Oceania Suite


Very disappointing

Review for Riviera to Transatlantic

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jscc

6-10 Cruises

Age 40s

I've never been on such a disappointing cruise. And the shame is that since I was in a concierge floor veranda stateroom and didn't want to share a room, I paid almost $20,000 for two weeks of over-the-top mediocrity. The best things were the steward on my floor, the mostly prompt room service and the organization at meals which is a good thing because on Riviera you eat from the buffet for all ...
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Sail Date: September 2019

Cabin Type: Concierge Level


How far they have deteriorated

Review for Riviera to Europe - British Isles & Western

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jkarp1

6-10 Cruises

Age 70s

This was our second cruise on the Riviera. The food quality and service quality have fallen significantly over the past year. We went on our first Oceania cruise in 2014 on the sister ship, Marina, for a Baltic cruise. We could not believe how wonderful and attentive the staff was. The shore excursions were great and fairly priced. The food and drink service was outstanding. Last year we ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Verandah Stateroom


Just ok.

Review for Riviera to Baltic Sea

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cinephil17

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

This was our second Oceania cruise. We took one about three years ago on the Marina in the Mediterranean. While we enjoyed Oceania the first time, we were disappointed this time. One of the main things that was bothersome was the terrible internet service onboard. We experienced this last cruise, but thought that with time, they might improve it. Alas, they did not. Think of old school dial ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Verandah Stateroom


Larger Ship was OK but they need to work on Solo Program

Review for Riviera to World Cruise

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Matollygirl

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

I've done three cruises with Oceania before this one and had pretty good times - in those instances there seemed to be some fun folks interested in mingling with the solo travelers and the smaller ships were more cozy and open to mixing people - there were always plenty of shared tables and lots of inclusion. For some reason, this cruise had a different vibe - perhaps because it was the time and ...
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Sail Date: August 2019

Cabin Type: Concierge Level


Still some work do to?

Review for Riviera to Mediterranean

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annekari

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

In summary: - mainly cold og luke warm food in most restaurants - totally un-usable internet, and only one user at the time per stateroom - not acceptable in 2019 - Insulting missing invitation to captains coctail . although I have sailed with this ship twice before -they have no clue about former guests . a lot of errors in pour group booking, ended up in costing us over 600 USD ...
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Sail Date: April 2019

Cabin Type: Concierge Level


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