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P&O Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews

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Very Good

114

Average

88

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41

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24

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Senior Cruises

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390 P&O Senior Cruises Cruise Reviews


Devoniantrecker avatar

Devoniantrecker

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Superb - highly recommend

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This was a 5 week cruise, having only undertaken a few shorter cruises before, unlike many well seasoned cruisers on board, we were pleasantly surprised at the quality, standard and presentation of everything. ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Potty Terracotta

7 Reviews Written

50 Helpful Votes

A Cruise from Hell at the Hands of P&O

We chose this cruise to get away from the worst of the British Weather, although for the first 10 days it seemed we had taken it with us. Whilst the weather improved the cruise of Ventura got worse. Ship ...
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Sail Date February 2020


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Fleurie78

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Winter sun

We have cruised with P&O on a number of occasions, and have particularly enjoyed those on the adults only ships. We liked Oriana and were disappointed when she was sold. So we waited for Aurora to be refurbished as ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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AdeAfloat

11 Reviews Written

34 Helpful Votes

Unmatched weather and full of interest

Like most of the passenger's aboard, we were doing this cruise to get away form the winter weather. This turned out to be a very lucky choice! From beginning to end we had wall to wall sunshine and calm seas with ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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jdohants

6 Reviews Written

43 Helpful Votes

A Tired Ship, Dreadful Music

We did the same cruise last year, when it was somewhat better. This ship is going in for refurbishment and it certainly needs it. The cabin toilet failed on four days, we had to seek puiblic toilets. The carpets are ...
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Sail Date January 2020


Pyer avatar

Pyer

15 Reviews Written

63 Helpful Votes

Obvious cost cutting cruise

Having used the Ventura last year for a 35 day cruise we were looking forward to a repeat cruise which this time included some South American ports of call.We booked a outside cabin but were disappointed to be given ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Joncoop

7 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

P&O changing?

Our first cruise on Britannia but done many with P&O. This is a lovely ship. Although big and lots of passengers, there is plenty of room and a good flow of people. Nice contemporary decor and cabins. The best ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Carrib traveller

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Benidorm at sea.

We chose this cruise because it ticked a number of boxes with regards to islands visited, we boarded the ship on the 27th December 2019, the boarding process was very efficient. The first issue we had was the ...
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Sail Date December 2019


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geoffeu

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Thoroughly Enjoyable ...we'd recommend it.

This was our first cruise...so tentative and apprehensive.. Food ...huge variety available seemingly at all times of the day. Pretty much faultless, with the buffet restaurant especially providing seemingly ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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bkeane

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

Arcadia

Cruise Norway 26/11/19 What can I say, been on a good few P&O cruises and enjoyed them all even in bad weather and heavy seas but this one to Norway on Arcadia was bad. The cruise was advertised by Iglu as a ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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southampton observer

19 Reviews Written

97 Helpful Votes

No Northern Lights, not much light at all.

O.K. so if you opt for a cruise to Northern Norway at the end of November you've got to expect that the weather might be problematic and it was! This was not a great cruise experience and unfortunately this was not ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Essex Man

5 Reviews Written

45 Helpful Votes

Cost savings are evident

Ventura N933 12 nights Madeira, Canaries and Lisbon, 17 to 29th November 2019 Embarkation at Southampton on the 17th November was quick and efficient. All the cabins were supposed to be ready for occupancy at ...
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Sail Date November 2019


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Stephen Penrose

4 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Great Cruise

It was a great time to cruise with P & O on the Arcadia - 4 weeks away at the beginning of November when it was wet and cold in the UK. No flying, Southampton to Southampton via Madeira, the Caribbean and the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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BWBENNETT

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Constructive observations/opinions/critique

We chose this cruise as there were three ports of call new to ourselves. Lido Deck Too large a comfortable seating area earmarked for smokers, particularly when public areas (on land) are discouraging the ...
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Sail Date August 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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cruzin.cat

6 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Now resembles a cheap package holiday

Have travelled with P & O several times and although there have been issues, we have returned as they do represent good value for money, up until now that is. 16 day Baltic Cruise on Arcadia, first time on this ship ...
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Sail Date August 2019


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Bunnies18

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Last leg of world cruise 2019

The cruise line P&O Cruises is a British cruise line, a constituent of the Peninsular and Oriental Steam Navigation Company. P&O Cruises claim to be the oldest cruise line in the world. Its predecessor company ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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michael513

1 Review Written

37 Helpful Votes

Enjoyable holiday on P&O Arcadia

Its 10 years since we were last on Arcadia, in meantime she had a full refurbishment, the cabins and public rooms were impressive and if anyone had a problem then the Housekeeping Manager would provide a solution. ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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mountains013

4 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Poor value

Love Norway good memories of deceased partner. The food left a lot to be desired often only warm, uninspired boring. Had one meai in beach club excellent as was the service, 2 meals in self service very nice. Was ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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Strachanna

4 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

First time Fjords

We hadn't sailed with P&O before and the dates fitted in with our plans as we live way up N in Aberdeenshire. We drove down the day before & stayed O/N at a Holiday Inn Express which offered 15 days free parking ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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memeathome

2 Reviews Written

June 8th 2019 Baltics

sorry had to write poor for our cabin we booked a double seaview p222 we decided on this type of cabin this time cruising as we liked the location and a seaview instead of a balcony everything was perfect but for ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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JulieReddin

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Norovirus on board. Tired drab decor. Poor daytime activities no seats

Recommended. Sunbeds were reserved round all pools. Three small smoking areas with no sunbeds only chairs one under cover cold windy & dark with sunny tables that were no smoking? Hidden extras. Different prices ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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Pyer

15 Reviews Written

63 Helpful Votes

Baltic splendour

We have cruised on Ventura and on embarking found the Azura identical in layout so finding our way around the ship was simple.We booked a late saver fare and got a balcony cabin to the rear of the ship but found no ...
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Sail Date June 2019


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