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231 P&O Cruise Reviews


Nic Newman avatar

Nic Newman

1 Review Written

extremely disappointed

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What a mistake !Lousy cabin with a great big lifeboat blocking the view . We had requested a sea view when we queried this bored looking reception staff gave an off hand response . Food was average and the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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Potty Terracotta

7 Reviews Written

50 Helpful Votes

A Cruise from Hell at the Hands of P&O

We chose this cruise to get away from the worst of the British Weather, although for the first 10 days it seemed we had taken it with us. Whilst the weather improved the cruise of Ventura got worse. Ship ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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LorraineandArthur

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Cabin D205 deluxe balcony cabin appauling and not as described and expected

Had an excellent long haul cruise in 2013 on P&O's Adonia so was happy to trust them with another long haul cruise. The Aurora is a beautiful ship, lovely and clean, happy friendly crew, great onboard ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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pamela17

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Never, ever cruise P&O again

Shocking is the only work I would say after paying £25,000+ for a Suite cabin (no bigger than an Oceana Mini Suite) on the Ventura for 5 weeks to Central America and the Caribbean. The food was diabolical and ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Carrib traveller

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Benidorm at sea.

We chose this cruise because it ticked a number of boxes with regards to islands visited, we boarded the ship on the 27th December 2019, the boarding process was very efficient. The first issue we had was the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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bkeane

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Arcadia

Cruise Norway 26/11/19 What can I say, been on a good few P&O cruises and enjoyed them all even in bad weather and heavy seas but this one to Norway on Arcadia was bad. The cruise was advertised by Iglu as a ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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PWS1955

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Never Again....

Chose this cruise for a first time cruise. Brochure made it look very nice. We would not recommend this cruise Too many people, not enough space or things to do - just cramped. Everywhere busy, queues and ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Cavoletta

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Disaster

Have previously cruised on P and O Britannia and loved it, so I chose a cruise of the Med on Arcadia, the itinerary was important.....but we were emailed 4 days prior to sailing with a changed itinerary as Arcadia ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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sarah2clare

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Very disappointed

We chose this cruise for the Itinerary specifically to visit Messina and Venice we received an email on the 20th June 4 days before we were boarding Arcadia telling us that we would not be going to Messina now as ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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JulieReddin

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Norovirus on board. Tired drab decor. Poor daytime activities no seats

Recommended. Sunbeds were reserved round all pools. Three small smoking areas with no sunbeds only chairs one under cover cold windy & dark with sunny tables that were no smoking? Hidden extras. Different prices ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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aberafon

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Should never have used them again

We cruised with P and O for many years up to 2014 when we decided that as their standards had dropped so much we would try other cruise lines. We found these other cruise lines were still up to the standards that P ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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CountryStyleMe

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Good stuff is listed 1st and bad issues listed 2nd

it was our first 7 night cruise experience ... our Cabin Stewart was 5* star right from the word go, he went above and beyond the call of duty, he most amazing, incredible man I've ever had the pleasure of ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Skingsley8

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

What a disappointment, must try harder

Very disappointing, ship tired and staff very lacklustre, not one member of staff went that extra mile, Hygiene not enforced at all surprising considering that they had noro virus a few weeks before. ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Conwy

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Bad start worse finish

We have taken over 35 cruises and this was the worst ever. We ate in the main dining room on a table of 8 at the 8.30 sitting. Waiters were friendly but rushed off their feet. Food was ok but lacked any ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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bobbygee

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Worst cruise I've ever been on.

I chose this cruise to get a little bit of sun, rather than sit at home watching the rain. This being my third time on Azura, I thought I knew what to expect. Embarkation went smoothly, and I was in my cabin ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Stopher50

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Your site was right

Friend checked for reviews of cabin f334 and it stated do not expect a good night's sleep. Absolutely correct as cabin creaked from set sail and reported many times, promised would be transfered to next available ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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Shantel763

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

P&O ARE A DISGRACE

My family chose this Cruise specifically because P&O advised it was going to Antigua my mothers original birth place and to see the rest of my family, and celebrate my Sisters Wedding Anniversary as she got married ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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jdohants

6 Reviews Written

43 Helpful Votes

Dreadful cabin

For warm Caribbean weather. Great staff on board, lovely passengers. Mediocre food. Dreadful cabin on deck 14 immediately under pool deck where noisy activities, night and day. No respite from silly sail away ...
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Sail Date January 2019


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winchman

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Dirty Unhygienic, Faulty Toilets, Stinks of sewage, Avoid

Went for a week on the Azura. Having now done 13 cruises this has been the worst by a mile. We booked 3 cabins and paid £5685 including a premium to have them near each other as one of our family is disabled ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Calpespain

11 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Our very last cruise with P&O UK

We were on the Azura for a month over Christmas and New Year 2018-19, in a deluxe balcony cabin. The furniture is now old and a bit tatty, told due for a refit in 2021. The other parts of the ship are holding up ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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scheletu79

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Disgusting and dirty ship

First and last cruise with P&O Azura.Sailed from Barbados on 15/12/2018 on 2 weeks Caribbean cruise at a total cost of nearly 5000£ for me and my girlfriend ,just to be very very disappointed with everything.The ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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philjo51

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

My worst cruise ever.

Until this cruise I have only ever sailed with royal Caribbean, on the advise of a friend who is a travel agent I booked this cruise for 6 of us as a special birthday present for my wife. As part of the cruise I ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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hbear62

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Absolutely awful cruise, due to bad weather.

Don't believe anyone who tells you that it is a big ship so it won't be affected by the weather. We set off in a force nine gale. Spent the night being sea sick in the cabin, only to be told that we couldn't berth ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Critique101

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

P&O 1st Class Arrogance

Where do you start with P&O’s Oriana cruise from Southampton(Madeira/Tenerife/Lisbon etc). December 2018 Firstly, the decommissioning of the vessel in 019 is ambitious. 010 might have been more ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Ellyroze

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

More like a Butlin’s Cruise

I have been with P&O many times. I have always been full of praise and delight, about all off our Cruises’s However, I am now questioning if I will EVER use P&O again. P&O is now owned by Carnival, it shows ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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