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Oceania Nautica Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews

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16 Oceania Nautica Luxury Cruises Cruise Reviews


gilpier avatar

gilpier

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Ok cruise but...

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After all previous cruises we sailed, we select this one since it had an appropriate itinerary for us. Our cabin was well kept throughout the cruise. Excursion Destination Staff did a good job. Reception desk ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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NelsonD73

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Some good things; some not so good

We cruised on Regatta (sister ship) a few years ago (Rio-Amazon-Miami) and had a very positive experience. This cruise (Dubai-Capetown) was disappointing in comparison. The ship is slightly aged, but kept in ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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tiffinkid

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Exotic itinerary does mean exotic experience.

I chose this cruise for its itinerary-UAE, Oman, India, Maldives, Seychelles, Kenya, Tanzania, Madagascar, Mozambique, and South Africa. The shore excursions left a lot to be desired. The stop in Abu Dhabi ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Stern Crusier

1 Review Written

Food not up to Oceania standard.

This was our second Oceania cruise. We were on the Nautica cruising the Baltic. We thought food was nothing special. It was good quality, but it lacked any special flavours. It was nowhere as good as we ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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retired59

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Very nice cruise, but not as wonderful as Marina.

We loved our previous cruise with Marina and wanted to try another Oceania cruise. We selected this particular cruise because it was exactly the itinerary we wanted. We had been to Japan before but wanted to spend ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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kbukovitz

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Really not impressed

Maybe it's a matter of expectations and what you consider expensive. With an average verandah room and the cost of $16,000 for a 15 day cruise, we had high expectations. This was by far the most expensive cruise ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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djtravels

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Oceania has changed

We have cruised twice before on Oceania: once on Marina and once before on Nautica. While the itinerary was great, the food service was lacking. We enjoyed the ports of call and took a number of ship sponsored tours ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Richland

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Why the hype?

I had never spent this kind of money for a cruise before and was expecting that the cruise would match the dollars I had spent. It came no where near what I had paid. The cost worked out to $436 Canadian ($333 ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Cheddar cave

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Disembarkation was the highlight of this cruise

I chose this cruise line due its reputation for providing the finest cuisine at sea, and its reputed service provided by the high crew to staff ratio. We sailed from Piraeus Greece to Dubai on a 20 day cruise and ...
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Sail Date November 2016


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Cruise4476

4 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

Good small ship experience with lite luxury

We have cruised many times with mid-size ships primarily on Celebrity, Royal Caribbean, Princess and wanted to see if we'd enjoy the "lite" luxury of Oceania. Pros: Small ship experience, no crowds. No art sales, ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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klang64

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Don't get sick.

We did the Beijing to Hong Kong cruise. Absolute chaos at the start when our ship could not dock in Tianjin and some 600 passengers had arrived at the port. There was no one from the shipping company or the port ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Kiwitraveller90

1 Review Written

25 Helpful Votes

If You Need Internet Connectivity Forget Nautica

We have completed 5 cruises, 3 on Nautica back to back and 2 on Marina back to back in the last 18 months. Chose to return to Nautica for our 6th cruise of 18 nights as we found Marina impersonal and lacking the ...
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Sail Date March 2016


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Rubber123

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

First Oceania Cruise!

This is a very personal view of the cruise based on our previous experiences. This cruise ship is very smart. Very well looked after and spotless clean. Posh. Upper class. Pretentious. It seemed to me that it was ...
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Sail Date November 2015


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fastbailer

6 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Nautica does a good job overall.

We took the June cruise on Nautica circumnavigating the British Isles in a veranda room. This was our first trip on Oceania and there were many good points: check-in was the smoothest I can recall on a cruise, and ...
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Sail Date June 2015


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CruiseMacks

4 Reviews Written

167 Helpful Votes

Not up to its usual standards

This was our 7th Oceania cruise and this is the first time we have been somewhat disappointed. I could go through everything day by day, but the bottom line is that the quality of the food was not what we have ...
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Sail Date February 2014


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hopkima

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

NOT a Luxury Cruise as Advertised..Just a Below-Average Cruise.

GOOD - Nice Room with Butler/Concierge service, large bathroom and balcony, 24-hour room service. Main dining room and Toscana had excellent service staff and food was fantastic. Ship was nicely equipped and ...
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Sail Date June 2019


Nautica Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.03.9
Dining5.04.3
Entertainment3.03.3
Public Rooms5.04.4
Fitness Recreation5.03.8
Family2.01.5
Enrichment5.03.5
Service4.04.5
Value For Money5.03.5
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