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236 Oceania Cruise Reviews


ibscott avatar

ibscott

3 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Keep clear of Oceania Riviera

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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 ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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gandc01

5 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Oceania Sirena: 12 days on a bouncy castle... but the food was excellent.

This was my first cruise on Oceania. It was a repeat of the ABC trip we took earlier n the month with Holland America. This gives me a chance to compare the two cruise lines. Our first stop was supposed to be ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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garyg2000

5 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

Disappointed with food, entertainment, Activities

Family recommended this cruise line and went with family and friends. This is our 7th or 8th cruise in last two years. Pros: Staff was friendly, accommodating, room very clean. John at the omelette station ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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SusanelizabethP

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Poor service , poor food , poor staff

My husband and I usually cruise Celebrity but chose this cruise for its itinerary and the reputation of excellent food and service . Unfortunately we were disappointed by both . The embarkation was a disaster . ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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happybaby

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Very disappointing cruise and management.

This cruise was doomed from the start. On the first day, the boat went dead in the water, all electricity went out, no engine. No explanation, nothing said. The next day, the captain informed the guests that the ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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DMRochen

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Cruise from Santiago, Chile to Miami January 2020

I was very disappointed with this cruise after having a wonderful experience on the Nautica last January on a cruise from South Africa. I found the entertainment average, although the staff entertainment was very ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Chaneln5

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

What Has Happened to Oceania?

Let me begin by stating that this was our 10th cruise with Oceania. My comments are our opinion and based on personal experience on the December 21, 2019 Sunny Holidays Cruise on Oceania Sirena. Oceania is not what ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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howardk686

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Missed ports, average food, service far below what it once was

Oceania admits they charge more because they offer SIZE, SERVICE, and PORTS. All we got on this cruise was Size. Our renovated cabin had a large depression in the floor next to the bed that was a major tripping ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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AtA

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Not All It's Cracked Up to Be!

First I'm going to give the good and the bad on my just completed trip on Oceania Sirena. I took my son on a 7 day cruise from MIA - MIA (Jan 6 - 13, 2020) on Oceania's Sirena with stops in Key West, Belize ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Vazco

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

How disappointing

We have cruised on different cruise lines and are Princess platinum members. We are celebrating a special anniversary and based on the Oceania marketing decided to spend twice as much money as any other cruise ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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bluewaterdan

1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

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

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 ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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norfolkmike

4 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

A ship in decline...sadly

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 ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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lcwillo

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Don't waste your Money!!

We took this cruise believing the marketing hype from Oceania that they were a Premium cruise line. I can assure you it is definitely NOT! Of the 8 cruises we have done other lines like RCL, Celebrity, Princess ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Clholz

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Beautiful Ship, shame the food, service and entertainment don’t match

After 45 cruises, the sale prices on Caribbean cruises due to the cancellation of Cuban cruises and the luxury, premier branding of Oceania convinced us to try the Insignia. The ship itself is truly a classic ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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jscc

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Very disappointing

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 ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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exmno

1 Review Written

14 Helpful Votes

TOO COMPLICATED DRINKS CHARGING

My wife and I have just returned from our first, week-long Mediterranean cruise with Oceania on board the Sirena. We are quite experienced cruisers and wanted to try Oceania as an alternative to our usual shipping ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Isadoramorris

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Somewhat disappointed as I expected WAY better than I experienced

My wife and I are cruise-a-holics. we have been on some 20 or more cruises and taken a variety of cruise ships. Now, we choose cruises based on the itinerary because we love to visit places we have never seen ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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jkarp1

2 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

How far they have deteriorated

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 ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Matollygirl

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

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

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 ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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cinephil17

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Just ok.

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 ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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savysailor55

5 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

SHIP IS TIRED and DOWDY, READY FOR RETROFIT IN 2020...AVOID FOR NOW

Our party of four sailed on Oceania's Nautica in May 2019, leaving Barcelona onto Lisboa, with a southern dip to the Canary Islands. Spent additional four days in Lisboa and the surrounding area. The cruise ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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LWalber

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

What a mistake!

We wanted to try a new line (we've cruised more than 20 times on Celebrity/Azamara) and Oceania had a cruise from French Polynesia to Peru. The selling point was a stop at Easter Island and then a post-tour of Machu ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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annekari

1 Review Written

17 Helpful Votes

Still some work do to?

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 ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Mairigordcruises

1 Review Written

28 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointing

Just returned from the Tokyo to Singapore (25day)segment of the World Cruise on Insignia. (We were not advised at time of booking with Oceania that we were joining a world cruise)Spent a lot of money on this trip ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Bucci travel

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Transatlantic

We choose this cruise for the ports. Unfortunately due to the seas we missed St. John’s and Dublin. Weather cannot be helped and everyone’s safety is most important. That is the risk whenever you cruise, you ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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