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P&O Oriana Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

P&O Cruises
Oriana
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

16

Very Good

11

Average

11

Poor

5

Terrible

5

Cruise type

Senior Cruises

49

Family Cruises

26

First-Time Cruisers

18

Romantic Cruises

12

Cruises for the Disabled

12

49 P&O Oriana Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


Welsh Terrier avatar

Welsh Terrier

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

BOOK YOUR OWN TOURS AND AVOID WINE PACKAGES

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Embarkation the quickest ever after a smooth coach journey down from Woolley Edge in Yorkshire. Great to have luggage dealt with efficiently - you do not have any contact with it from handing it over to coach ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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mgoo

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

The first cruise of 2019

A little warmth to celebrate the, nearly, end of winter and a reunion with Oriana after several years. We were pleasantly surprised at the smooth check in, there must have been at three couple in the queue ahead ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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1hayers

3 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Disappointed

Hoped to see the Northern Lights, sadly, they did not appear. First time on this ship which is showing its age. Cabin kept very and tidy. 99% of staff were very good. Service in waiter service restaurants very ...
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Sail Date February 2019


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bluemug

5 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Lumps of ice

Chose this cruise because it was going to Greenland (never met anyone who had been to Greenland) First stop was Stornaway. It was great because it was raining. Remember the long hot spell. Next stop was Reyjavik. ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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David George, Chester

8 Reviews Written

66 Helpful Votes

In the end it's the service that counts

The news was confirmed last week: Oriana is history, or she will be by May 2019. Much of the chatter I heard in the launderette on C Deck was all about her sale. There were whispers about men in suits having been ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Jillybaby

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Our 60 Anniversary cruise

This was supposed to be a special cruise for our 60th wedding anniversary but it turned out to be very very disappointing, I realise that we are getting on a bit but we still like to have a good time and we ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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cakecraft

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Never again

We embarked in Southampton and the embarkation went smoothly. We were staying at the Holiday Inn near the Mayflower Terminal were we embarked on the Oriana about 10 minutes from the hotel. We explored this area of ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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berniebourne47

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

1st time cruise

our first time cruise left us thinking would we do it again? . Once on board and got bearings the restaurant was a set meal from a menu which for us was rich for our taste and same with breakfast next morning . On ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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perschky

3 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Never again on the Oriana

Never again on the Oriana unless you are over the seventy age mark and would like to sit like zombies. The days entertainments were adult Colouring by numbers,Craft and Chat get together & knitting & Chat also ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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Simon and Kirsty

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Oriana Fire and Ice

We chose this cruise as we liked the destinations and an Adult only ship. We were very lucky with the weather for the whole two weeks. The ship is lovely and we had no complaints with our outside cabin, our ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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richnick432

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Just Superb

This was Our first Cruise, it was everything we were told it was going to be ,excellent,from start to finish, apart from the weather, (and i cant hold P&O responsible for that,) the staff on board were absolutely ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Jenny W

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

19 day to Europe - Excellent all round trip

Oriana was our first cruise. We liked the ports for this and the time of year was good as was the weather. NO complaints at all. Service was excellent throughout. Only problem really was the tender process ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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slug33ukuk

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Very "BRITISH"

My wife and I just returned from a 19 day cruise on the ORIANA around the med and Adriatic.,We drove down the night before and stayed at Chilworth Manor, just to make it an extra days holiday.,Now most hotels ask ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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mikey393

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Cruise From Hell!

Wanted a cruise from. Southampton as very convenient for my mother living in Portsmouth. Itinerary sounded interesting La Rochelle, Santander, La Corona & Guernsey. We booked an outside cabin on deck 9 aft & tried ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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Lepre

3 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Forgettable Food & Weather

We have cruised with another cruise line sixteen times, the last one was dire in all it's glory. Some friends of ours who also had the same experience decided to try P&O in 2016. They said that they had had a good ...
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Sail Date May 2017


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BigAl51

3 Reviews Written

29 Helpful Votes

Wonderul cruise on refreshed Oriana

Embarkation went very smoothly and we were soon in our cabin (deluxe outside) C156. This was very roomy with plenty of hanging space and a useful sitting area. This was our first cruise on Oriana since her refit and ...
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Sail Date April 2017


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neighbours 9/ll

1 Review Written

29 Helpful Votes

Fantastic holiday, pity about the ship!

Having taken a cruise 2 years ago on Oceana we made a decision never to travel with P&O again, however, as they were the only cruise company making this trip we had no choice and booked the Northern Lights Cruise ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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mrobbin1

4 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

The Northern Lights

We embarked on P&O Oriana on the 6th March 2017 at the Mayflower Terminal in Southampton on a 12 night Northern Lights Cruise to Norway’s Arctic Circle. We had stayed at the De Vere New Place, Shirral Heath, using ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Chalky123

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Worse Cruise Ever

This was our first time crossing the Atlantic and our last. If you are under late 70's this ship is not for you as the entertainment was terrible with only 3 acts through out the cruise worth watching. There ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Nigel2553

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

DO NOT EVEN GET ON THIS SHIP!

P&O Cruise Ref: X620. If I could give this ship 0/5 for a review I would, but as I can't I'll have to rate it as 1/5. The ship was due to go into port for a re-fit straight after this cruise & to be honest I ...
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Sail Date October 2016


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Harry James

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Dissabled Delight

I chose this Cruise for my wifes 71 birthday ,It turned out to be one of the best cruises we have on over the past 25 years The ship itself is in need of a little TLC rather dated going in for a re-fit shortly ...
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Sail Date October 2016


Carol Roberts avatar

Carol Roberts

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Guernsey, Scotland and Ireland

Our 3rd cruise with P&O Cruises - excellent value. A smaller ship. 1) Accommodation - inside cabin ideal 2) Food - varied, excellent choices, plentiful and constantly available 3) Drinks - waiter ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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Deck Cargo

16 Reviews Written

107 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable

Check in and disembarkation The actual check in went very smoothly, which is more than can be said about the security area, great inconsistencies, some passengers were asked to remove their belts, others were ...
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Sail Date October 2016


Steve P avatar

Steve P

3 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Well organised but a bit pricey

This was an around Britain no fly cruise with local pick-up and drop-offs. The coach taking us to the port was on time and we went straight on board with very little delay.The cabin had plenty of storage space ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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tandori

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Oriana is very 3 star for quality and choice of food and service

We chose this cruise as the ship was smaller than some and we had cruised before on Oriana and we enjoyed it very much last time. However this time the food was very poor, service in the restaurant was 3rd rate and ...
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Sail Date August 2016


Oriana Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins3.7
Dining4.03.7
Entertainment4.03.7
Public Rooms4.1
Fitness Recreation3.6
Family2.03
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