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Oceania Nautica Cruise Reviews for Luxury Cruises to Europe - British Isles & Western

Oceania
Nautica
British Isles & Western Europe
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

8

Very Good

5

Average

5

Poor

3

Terrible

1

Cruise type

Luxury Cruises

22

Senior Cruises

22

Fitness Cruises

22

Gourmet Food Cruises

22

22 Oceania Nautica Cruise Reviews for Luxury Cruises to Europe - British Isles & Western


covinaCruiser avatar

covinaCruiser

4 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Nothing to brag about

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We chose this cruise with friends, as they wanted to see the British Isles. Scheduled ports in England, Scotland, Ireland, Wales. This particular itinerary included Liverpool, which interested us as we are big ...
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Sail Date September 2018


minou57 avatar

minou57

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

First Ocean cruise. Will not be our last

This ship was a perfect size for us. The food was excellent. Polo Grill very good and Toscana great. I also really enjoyed the meals in the Grand Dining room. Wine can get expensive but Happy Hour is 2 for 1. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


Puget Sounder avatar

Puget Sounder

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

Very bad start but got better

My husband and I were on the Nautica for the 10-day Western Europe Escapade. We sailed from the Port of Rome to Barcelona and then visited Cartagena, Spain; Lisbon, Portugal; Oporto, Portugal; Bilbao, Spain; and ...
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Sail Date May 2018


Pickeringman avatar

Pickeringman

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

British Isles Medley Cruise.

We chose the cruise based on its itinerary. We wanted to go to the main ports of the UK and Ireland. The ship docked at Newcastle, Edinburgh, Glasgow, Belfast, Dublin, Liverpool, Holyhead, Waterford and the Isle of ...
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Sail Date September 2017


Jay23 avatar

Jay23

8 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Cruise round British Isles

Nautica Round British Isles 9 - 21st September 17 This is our third Oceania cruise. Our first two were on Riviera, but we have cruised on Nautica before when she was Princess’ Royal Princess many years ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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BillPizzaiolo

6 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Weather was better than expected

Itinerary was one we hadn't done before. Had a really good time on board and in the U.K. and Ireland. The ports were very interesting and the weather was really good for northern England and Scotland. The rough ...
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Sail Date June 2017


ngamma avatar

ngamma

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Route of the Vikings

This cruise was beautiful and interesting, far more so than we expected. It was a Southampton round trip, themed around the Vikings. The itinerary was: Edinburgh, Shetland Islands, Faroe Islands, Akureyri and ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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Inventor

3 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

How Solvable Inconveniences Spoil a Vacation

As the saying goes, how many chances do you have to make a first impression? We have traveled on several cruise lines including Disney, Princess and some smaller ones. Oceania was the most non-caring in their ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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llewol

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Oceania - A New Option

While having cruised about 25-30 times on various popular lines, this was our first cruise on an Oceania ship. We chose this one for it's itinerary which included Scotland, Shetland and Faroe Islands, Ireland, ...
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Sail Date July 2016


maland avatar

maland

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Victory for the Vikings. Zero for Oceania pricing.

Chose this cruise for the interesting itinerary. We had been to Iceland and Faroes 3 years ago and enjoyed it so much we wanted to go back, also this cruise featured 2 stops in Greenland which we wanted to see. The ...
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Sail Date July 2016


Nadaks avatar

Nadaks

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Again, a Wonderful Cruise!

Have done many cruises on the Nautica. Love the small ship atmosphere and the\of the ability of the ship to stop in smaller ports. The ship is beautifully decorated and easy to negotiate. There is a great ...
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Sail Date July 2016


Peter Bosworth avatar

Peter Bosworth

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary and service let down by entertainment.

The destinations of Iceland and Greenland were new to us and were as hoped for. We had sailed with Oceania before on Insignia and thoroughly enjoyed it with good shows and lectures. This one was different as the ...
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Sail Date July 2016


California Leslie avatar

California Leslie

4 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

First Timer on Oceania

We have sailed several times before, but this our first on Oceania. We were offered a great deal to change our Oceania South American cruise to this one, so we took it. We were given a penthouse suite with a butler. ...
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Sail Date June 2015


clremmel avatar

clremmel

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Everything like you have read before generally about a cruise.

1. Ship size - just right. Considered the small end of a mid-size ship. Very clean. 2. Crew to passenger ratio - not 1 t 1 but close. 3. Crew/steward/waiter service - absolutely marvelous. Alway a smile ...
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Sail Date June 2015


johnsyoungerbrother avatar

johnsyoungerbrother

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Watch out for bait and switch.

We looked at a 40-page description of excursions and selected one for Glasgow that included a residence and a tea room designed by an architect named Macintosh. We weren't all that excited about it, but at least it ...
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Sail Date June 2015


PaulMCO avatar

PaulMCO

12 Reviews Written

45 Helpful Votes

Good cruise --- but many faults

This was our second cruise on Nautica and 8th cruise on Oceania so we were expecting a certain level of service and quality. Many cases these were met but there were several, cases where they were not. Obviously -- ...
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Sail Date July 2014


arriba avatar

arriba

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Oceania Sinking

After many cruises with Oceania, this cruise was a large disappointment. To summarize: This cruise being 20 days with 8 days at sea plus another day with port arrival at 4 pm, we were assured by Oceania there would ...
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Sail Date July 2014


humlet avatar

humlet

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Never more ships 2000 or more passengers.

(I´m Swedish. More of a 2*-man, than 5*) Cruising ranks low, when I plan holidays. Nevertheless I now and then cruise. Hithertho always with different lines (RCCL,HAL, Costa, NCL). Oceania was a step up. In many ...
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Sail Date June 2014


SRQ Pilot avatar

SRQ Pilot

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Oceana third class experience at first class prices!

Last June my family and I took the Oceana Nautica from Lisbon to South Hampton. I think we could sum up the whole shipboard experience in one word: Disappointing. The prior year we took Silverseas from Athens to ...
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Sail Date May 2013


Host Sharon avatar

Host Sharon

9 Reviews Written

38 Helpful Votes

Nautica - luxury at mainstream price

Thursday 15 August 2013 We had been given an official boarding time of 1pm but thought it wouldn't hurt to arrive early and we didn't mind waiting in the terminal if necessary. When we arrived at the terminal, ...
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Sail Date August 2013


Joe-Neth avatar

Joe-Neth

7 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Oceania: Again expensive, unfriendly and dishonest

After our first Oceania-cruise to Antartica with Ms Insignia we decided never to sail with Oceania again. Many reasons for that: 1. officers were invisible. 2. the food was not of constant quality. 3. the ...
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Sail Date March 2012


studebhawk avatar

studebhawk

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Gaelic Glory on the Nautica

After reading a review posted here, I want to post my own review of this same cruise. On our 8th Oceania cruise, our second on Nautica, this cruise was one of our best cruises for the total ship experience ...
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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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