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54 P&O Romantic Cruises Cruise Reviews


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Cb1701

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Wouldn’t choose Britannia again

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We embarked at Southampton and this was quite smooth and uneventful but when we were issued our cruise cards we noticed our dining arrangements had been changed to a table of 8 ? I asked and the attendant said ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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jaypo63

11 Reviews Written

80 Helpful Votes

Good but not great

Embarkation as always was good,as priority passengers we arrived early and sat in departures and had our complimentary coffee and biscuits,on ship by midday and straight through to champagne lunch,really is a ...
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Sail Date December 2018


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fran-matt

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

My PO discovery trip

Did ncl Did royal caribbean Now done PO The seamless transit from london to Barbados and boarding the ship and returning to london was good. The only critic I have with that process is with the thomas cook ...
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Sail Date November 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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vjmehra

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Amazing staff, but the ship was lacking

Having never been on a cruise before we found a 2 night mini-cruise on the P&O Ventura over the August Bank Holiday weekend (Southampton to Guernsey and back). My first point would be that if P&O run this ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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esetest

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Disappointing .

This was my first cruise with P&O and will be my last , we booked the cruise ship because my wife had always wanted to go on one , and my parents had been on loads of cruises and said how luxurious it was . The ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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noelma

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Very British and average.

Selected this cruise because we wanted to visit the Norwegian fjords, and this suited out schedule. In reviewing this cruise, I am comparing with a previous experience - Celebrity Solstice one week from Barcelona ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Frenchlad

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

It could be better

Waited over an hour to embark.huge car park queue. Food in the restaurant and buffet is of poor quality and choice. One evening neither of us could eat the starter or the main course. Good food such as smoked salmon ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Selbourne

10 Reviews Written

99 Helpful Votes

Lovely Itinerary but Arcadia is now our least favourite P&O ship

Our 15th cruise with P&O and our first on Arcadia, which means that we have now been on all ships in the P&O fleet at least once, so can make direct comparisons between them all. We booked this cruise as we wanted ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Travelmad

7 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Don’t think P&O are for us

It was our anniversary and we saw this 2 night cruise so thought we’d book it. We’ve cruised many times before; mostly RCI, NCL, Princess and Holland America. We were excited to give P&O as we haven’t cruised ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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LUCKYED

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Average Cruise on Azura. Terrible ending

Last minute booking. Flew out in Premium Economy from Glasgow with TUI on Dreamliner for 2 week cruise on Azura. Very comfortable and good service on the flight. Embarkation in Barbados excellent and smooth. ...
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Sail Date February 2018


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Mich54

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Good but could do better..

The itinerary was the main reason for choosing this cruise particularly for excursions to Florence and Rome. Embarkation was swift and well organised as was disembarkation and our excursion to Rome was enjoyable and ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Chris9tine

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Passive smoking bonanza

Please think carefully before traveling with P&O. The first thing we noticed after embarkation, was the smoking area directly below our cabin. Starboard mid ship. The smokers were also given a prime spot right at ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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Golde

2 Reviews Written

15 Helpful Votes

Disappointed Anniversary Trip

Embarkation well organised, onboard for late lunch. Deluxe balcony cabin very clean, plenty of space but needs decorating and new bath fitments. Food was consistently good both in meridian restaurant and Buffett. ...
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Sail Date September 2017


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RevEthelston

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Old peoples home

Dinner first night was mediocre, had to share a table with a couple but next night they chose to sit by the entrance, perhaps because they were t-total. Next night food again was average apart from the asparagus ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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delboy22

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Disappointed on last day

We were interested to see the locations around the UK but when we arrived at Guernsey, the last port of call, the Captain refused to allow us to go ashore despite customers on the Ventura, anchored alongside, being ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Laird Begg

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Very disappointed

I have to say we chose Britannia having sailed on it in it's maiden year (2015). On that occasion I have to say everything was faultless. On this occasion we did the Norwegian Fjords, nothing wrong with the itinary ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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kreig0908

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Good but not great, ship was a disappointment

Firstly a bit of background, we were recommended this cruise by the travel agent as another advertised deal had gone. We were traveling as a couple (both in our late twenties) and I've done 3 cruises before hand but ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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Angela1

1 Review Written

49 Helpful Votes

Britannia Norwegian holiday - not so good for our Silver Wedding anniversary!

Hi everyone, my husband and I thought we would take the time to write a review as we don't like complaining about our holidays, especially our cruises, as we normally really enjoy them, however, on this instance, I ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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pjgtech

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

P&O Britannia Norwegian Fjords cruise June 2017 - distinctly average

P&O Britannia Norwegian Fjords cruise June 2017 - distinctly average. It was our first time on Brittania, having previously been with on Ocean Village (twice) and Island Escape and Crown Princess. We travelled as ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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pappandy69

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

A bit disappointed

Ship was beautiful but unfortunately the food didnt meet to our expections.First night asian dinner then indian all was cold not that much sort of food so after this i am not sure i would go back to Britannia.You ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Captainclive.

3 Reviews Written

21 Helpful Votes

Britannia no "Flag ship"

My wife and I chose a 2 week cruise on Britannia embarking on Barbados and visiting 10 islands before returning to Barbados to fly back to Gatwick. The flight out was on a Thompson 787 dreamliner, and although ...
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Sail Date February 2017


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2victoria

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Amazing Caribbean Adventure

Chose this cruise simply because we wanted to visit the Caribbean without having to fly. We have previously cruised with Royal Caribbean, Princess and Celebrity, but were told by other cruisers that "P&O is the ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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bengy

3 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Other ships do it better

Recently arrived back from Azura cruise 21 Jan-4 Feb 17. The cruise was generally fine but there is much that can be improved. The 65% reviewers approval rating is a fair assessment. We had a bad start to our ...
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Sail Date January 2017


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Wobblestop

4 Reviews Written

24 Helpful Votes

Mostly quite good

This was our second P&O cruise, the first being a four day mini-cruise which failed to meet nearly all of our expectations. So it was with some trepidation that we booked a two week Caribbean cruise (Dec 2016). ...
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Sail Date December 2016


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