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P&O Mediterranean Cruise Reviews

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Mediterranean
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225

Very Good

154

Average

112

Poor

74

Terrible

33

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611 P&O Mediterranean Cruise Reviews


Barnacle William avatar

Barnacle William

6 Reviews Written

39 Helpful Votes

Second time on Britannia

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After a lumpy Bay of Biscay crossing, the rest of the cruise was excellent. The ship was going into dry dock at the end of this cruise for a spruce up. We had sailed on Britannia before so we knew our way ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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Mr Donlynn

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Return to the Aurora .

We have sailed with P&O since the nineties and last sailed on the Aurora during 2015 which was into the Mediterranean , so we were keen to try P&O again after having had four cruises with Celebrity . ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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osmund65

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Poor Cruise

We have been with NCl and Royal Carribean before. This itinerary worked for us and just trying something new. So Disappointing.The positives first. Embarkation was easy and well organised. Cabin L224 inside ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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JacnCraig

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

European Cruise September 2019

I read all the reviews before deciding on a holiday so only fair that I should leave my own objective review. This trip was our first time on Britannia and we had a fantastic trip. The food choices were really good, ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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whitebobo

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

1st cruising holiday

We chose a 12 day cruise with P & O on their Aurora ship this year as everyone we knew, who had cruised, said that they had always had a great time. This ship is now Adult only. We had a smooth and speedy ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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WDR498

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Med cruise spoiled by Norovirus

Chose this cruise because of the ports and the time of year. First three days were excellent then the Norovirus outbreak god out of hand and pools were emptied, buffet was closed, all venues on the ship were single ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Yarney301

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Aurora to the Med

Been on a few P&o cruises on ships Oceana, Azura and Brittania, so me and my partner decided to try Aurora and the Canary Islands. Overall we felt a bit dissapointed with this one. The ports were great and the ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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sproutie

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

The Maintenance Cruise

Although I am a regular reader of reviews I have never before felt the need to write one myself. We have always taken the view that you can’t please all the people all the time and there will always be some ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Mackrell Rob

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Worst Cruise Ever

We chose this cruise for the ports of call. Just before departure we were advised that we would spend 3 and a half days in Malaga to repair the ship Azipod which was damaged on a previous cruise. Why was the ship ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Pbbmason

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Mediterranean cruise 29 June - 13 July, 2019

We chose this cruise as it was our first and the destinations were places we wanted to visit. We missed embarkation photos etc. as the bus was late. The ship was very nice but a little tired. Getting around was ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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APMuso

5 Reviews Written

92 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise on a special ship - shame about most of the passengers...

Firstly I feel the need to thank but also congratulate Captain Ashley Cook and his entire crew onboard the Arcadia for their outstanding service on what was a VERY ‘testing’ cruise to Venice that left ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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nukualofa

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Technical problems

We had been wanting to try another cruise line and this P&O visit to the Mediterranean fitted in with with this. Arriving at the Cruise terminal at the appointed time meant a swift processing and rapid boarding ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Sheenaghandmillie

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Floating old peoples home

Seemed like a good idea at the time, first day we were greeted by a pedal bin in the toilet full of tissues and a used tampon smiling at us, reported it and all we got was a grunted apology whereas friends of ours ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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Welsh Terrier

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

BOOK YOUR OWN TOURS AND AVOID WINE PACKAGES

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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holidayfiregirl

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

The experience

First p&O cruise , we have always gone with tui (Thomson) before but wanted to see what it was like going from Southampton, we got there earlier than are allocated time and must say went through the embarkation ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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smiffy138

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

3* Floating holiday camp

We have just returned from a 12 day cruise on Azura to Canary Islands from Southampton and wish to share our experience of a first cruise with P and O, after having sailed with Princess each year since 2016. The ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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DGilmour

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

P & O should be better

We used ‘Park on my Drive’ and saved about £100 in parking fees however taxi to the terminal got us there too early so we had a long tedious wait to be checked in. Food My wife’s dietary preferences ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Geronimo99

2 Reviews Written

14 Helpful Votes

Mostly good - but flaws

Happy 12-day cruise but just sometimes food quality was surprisingly poor. Potatoes with black rotting areas and occasionally not hot. Staff in smart restaurants and buffet were hard-working, helpful and pleasant. ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Leoni

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

B828 - Britannia Cough

After a first and very successful cruise on Ventura in 2017, my husband and i were immensely looking forward to our 2nd cruise on Britannia in October 2018. We read the reviews; just as we had for Ventura; but ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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RNock4

1 Review Written

Fab cruise

was our 50th wedding anniversary, decided on this one to celebrate, we had a lovely time made some lovely friends in table sharing, crew were great and friendly, our cabin crew and table waiters were really ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Alison Harman

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

X 823 - Not holiday fron hell

I was on the Oriana with my partner and can honestly say this was not the "holiday from hell" as one couple suggested. We were well looked after. It could have been a lot worse when we had the power failure, but ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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tosca2

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Best cruise for food, service and entertainment, FABULOUS DAHLING

Chose this cruise for a bit of winter warmth and also to celebrate husband's 70th birthday. Oriana is a favourite ship of ours and we are disappointed to learn that it going out of commission later this year. ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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Tom Le Cruise

2 Reviews Written

2 Helpful Votes

Itinerary changes due to weather

My wife and l wished to go back to Praidi Vitoria in the Azores as the last time we visited the lsland it was raining so hard we did not get the chance to appreciate it. We booked on Arcadia as she was visiting ...
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Sail Date November 2018


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Holidaysrus99

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Austerity Measures

we have sailed with P&O a few times as well as with other cruises companies. i am sad to say the quality offered by P&O feels like a company in Austerity but i will start with the good points. The cabin was clean ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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debandmick

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

First Cruise - Long but honest review

This was my and my husband’s honeymoon – having never done a cruise before we did not know what to expect and so this is an honest review from first time cruisers ! Embarkation This was swift and well ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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