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Cruise Line
Adonia
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Departure Port

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Adonia24 avatar

Adonia24

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Adonia Christmas Cruise

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This was to be our first Christmas Cruise, and, our last onboard our beloved Adonia, We were married aboard her three years ago by Captain Sahra Breton. We decided to pay the extra money and upgrade to Virgin ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Charming Neil

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Congratulations P and O.

Chose this cruise as we wanted an adult cruise over Christmas. I must congratulate P and O on taking penny pinching to a new level. The food was hardly ever hot, just luke warm, EVERY night we had to ask for extra ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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73trident

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Just ok

Embarkation slow. Small ship in reasonable condition. Decor ok if a little beige. Ships entertainment group were quite good as were some of the guest singers. The comedian was non comedic and I can't find ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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jemgee

3 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Good bye!

Last minute availability and itinerary made a no brainer to escape the winter weather. Our only complaint was the circuitous route around the islands, many people like us felt the opportunity could have been taken ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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consub

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Pity it has been sold

We chose this ship because it is small and adult only. We sailed on her 2 months earlier as well, and were disappointed to hear that P & O had sold Adonia and that all cruises have been cancelled from the beginning ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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joyrene

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Lovely elegant ship. Shame about the plumbing.

Loved the layout and decor of Adonia. The service in restaurants was excellent, cabin steward was also very good. Food was ok, not great, I got the impression that they were trying to use up overstocks from the ...
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Sail Date October 2017


rich 112 avatar

rich 112

6 Reviews Written

62 Helpful Votes

Best Cruise Ever!

Adonia. June/July 17. Cruise no, D709P Arrived at Southampton the Mayflower terminal about 12.30 and gave the keys to the parking lady, our cases being taken by the porter. We walked the few yards into the ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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marieant

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

I think for the most part my disappointment came from the fact that I merely expected more

I think fo the most part my dissapointment came from the fact that i merely expected more. Although the food wasn't bad, it certainly didn't compare to the other ships that I've sailed upon. We had a few decent ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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bobtheshipbuilder

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Lovely Ship

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary, four places we had not visited and were not disappointed. This is an Adults only ship. Adonia is small but beautifully furnished. It really is like a country house ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Cornwallsue1

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Small but perfectly formed

We have been on several P&O cruises in the past and have always enjoyed the quality of service provided by P&O. Never having been on a smaller size trip and decided that a short cruise which included Honfleur as a ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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LuvMyHoliday

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Around the UK 2 week cruise with P & O

There were so many places we wanted to return to so we picked this cruise. Highlands and Islands of Scotland, Belfast, Dublin, Liverpool and Guernsey. We had fantastic weather only one afternoon of rain, it was the ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Hurricane2C

10 Reviews Written

103 Helpful Votes

Disembarked at two only of the expected three destinations

Having been returned by P&O to their 'main fleet during the past month or two, 'Adonia' has been nicely freshened by what appears to have been a very recent refit. This was our first time on this appealingly-small ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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The Mitchells

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

British Isles in style

When we saw Adonia back in the regular P&O fleet we couldn't wait to sail on her for the first time. Having been eligible for the bargain of the century we booked a Penthouse Suite. We could hardly believe the ...
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Sail Date July 2017


Dave200 avatar

Dave200

8 Reviews Written

93 Helpful Votes

Superb Cruise. Small Characterful Ship

We chose this cruise because of the itinerary, three places we had not visited, and the price of £630 being reasonable for 7 nights in July/August. First impressions on embarkation were good. We arrived very early ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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lillyandmia

1 Review Written

lovely ship

very easy to embark,the smallest ship we have been on but a wondeful little ship! staff were all so helpful and seemed very happy, entertainment was mostly good, but would have liked a bit more varation, especially ...
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Sail Date April 2015


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daimler1962

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Awful Food - the Worst Ever After 33 Cruises

The omens were bad before the start of this cruise. P & O decited our credit card a 2nd time 3 weeks before sailing, when infact we had paid in FULL 10 weeks before. On entering our cabin A005, we found the door ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Malaysia1212

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Awful food - works canteen standards -

After 33 cruises Adonia was the worst cruise ship ever. Cheap basic food provided, badly cooked (or should I say heated). Most food cooked in a factory on shore and brought to the ship for heating. The so called ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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andreaandharold

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

A once-in-a-lifetime experience

My husband and I choose this cruise because of Cuba and because the embarkation city was Miami. We were on the Adonia ship with Fathom which was the last cruise before retirement with this cruise line. Fathom's ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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Bollinger_Babe

19 Reviews Written

64 Helpful Votes

The Baby of the P&O Fleet

We have just returned from a fortnight cruising the Caribbean on the Adonia, the baby of the P&O fleet and a lovely little ship that looks like a ship instead of a floating apartment block. We had been on Adonia ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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Paleflier

1 Review Written

63 Helpful Votes

Experiences of a first time cruiser

Having never done a cruise before, I was unsure quite what to expect. However, I have been generally very pleasantly surprised. However, I do have some constructive comments and observations. We were flown ...
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Sail Date February 2016


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m6749

2 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

A mixed experience

We joined our first P&O cruise in Barbados. We were transferred from the plane to the port in small overcrowded buses, all crammed in with hand luggage on knees, no storage space. Checking into the cruise boat was ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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geoffstravels

7 Reviews Written

181 Helpful Votes

A Mixed Bag

My wife and I have just returned from 2 months on Adonia. Initially for the 28 Amazon cruise then 28 day western Caribbean countries followed by the Leeward Islands. The ship is getting very tired now, The ...
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Sail Date December 2015


Barre01 avatar

Barre01

2 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

The Good, the bad and the Ugly on Adonia

We really enjoyed our cruise around Central America on the Adonia. The sometimes elusive elements all came together to make this an enjoyable holiday. The highlights were: The Weather - not too hot or humid, ...
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Sail Date January 2016


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niddwalker2

6 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Adonia Music Cruise October 7, 2015

This was our third cruise on the ADONIA. We used the intercruise coach service from Wetherby to Southampton.On arrival in Southampton we were checked in and in our cabin within 15 minutes. On boarding the ship it ...
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Sail Date October 2015


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summerton

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Overall view of the Med Cruise September 2015

I have travelled with P&O since 1997. My first cruise with them was on the Camberra. I have also done the World Cruise visiting so many countries. I would recommend a World Cruise for once in a lifetime experience. ...
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Sail Date September 2015


Adonia Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.03.6
Dining4.03.9
Entertainment4.03.4
Public Rooms4.04.1
Fitness Recreation4.03.5
Family1.0N/A
Enrichment5.03.2
Service5.04.4
Value For Money4.03.4
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