Family getaway over the Easter hols. Boarding was OK and smooth. Cabin was ok (inside twin with 2 bunks) but too small for four people. Service for food and drink was painfully slow, no fault of the staff, just not enough of them for the amount of passengers, of which there were far too many; one couldn't move in any of the swimming pools! We ate in the buffett restaurant, Saffron and cinnamon restaurants and the poolside grill. All food was OK but nothing really stood out, not even on the formal nights; A cheese board consists of 2 tiny bits of cheese and a couple of jacobs crackers! The ship is generally clean and tidy and in a good state of repair. P&O are the Ryannair of the ocean...EVERYTHING is extra! P&O need to stop being so greedy and bring the luxury back to cruising or they wont be around for much longer.

Just a sailing Butlins, but with worse service.

Ventura Cruise Review by Cruisyfloozy

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Trip Details
  • Sail Date: April 2019
  • Destination: Europe
  • Cabin Type: Outside Twin with Shower
Family getaway over the Easter hols.

Boarding was OK and smooth.

Cabin was ok (inside twin with 2 bunks) but too small for four people.

Service for food and drink was painfully slow, no fault of the staff, just not enough of them for the amount of passengers, of which there were far too many; one couldn't move in any of the swimming pools!

We ate in the buffett restaurant, Saffron and cinnamon restaurants and the poolside grill. All food was OK but nothing really stood out, not even on the formal nights; A cheese board consists of 2 tiny bits of cheese and a couple of jacobs crackers!

The ship is generally clean and tidy and in a good state of repair.

P&O are the Ryannair of the ocean...EVERYTHING is extra!

P&O need to stop being so greedy and bring the luxury back to cruising or they wont be around for much longer.
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Outside Twin with Shower
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Far too small for four people. 2 adts and two teenagers could not get dressed at the same time.
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