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P&O Ventura Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the Mediterranean

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15 P&O Ventura Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the Mediterranean

Sheenaghandmillie avatar


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

holidayfiregirl avatar


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

Geronimo99 avatar


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

viv211 avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Overall, pleasant, relaxing and enjoyable.

The ship was very stable, all public areas, of which there are quite a few, were clean at all times. Some of the public toilets were not kept clean at all times and some even with soap missing. Breakfast and ...
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Sail Date August 2016

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1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes


Been on Azura 3 Times decided to try Ventura Food was Terrible in Buffet Indian and Asian food for 12 days, Food was always barely warm if not cold, if you wanted a salad,forget Ham or Prawns were only out ...
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Sail Date August 2016

jeanbill avatar


9 Reviews Written

112 Helpful Votes

Pleasurable Med Cruise

Just returned from our 3rd cruise with P&O. We did 14 nts on the med calling in 6 ports with 1 overnight stay in Barcelona (8th/22nd July). We had a wonderful enjoyable cruise with no problems at all..There are lots ...
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Sail Date July 2016

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1 Review Written

19 Helpful Votes

Return to Ventura

We had cruised on Ventura last September and were a bit anxious about such a big ship as we had found Britannia not to our taste. However we loved her and so were happy to book again for this May.Arrived in ...
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Sail Date May 2016

twighlightstar avatar


4 Reviews Written

50 Helpful Votes

Disappointed with P&O

Embarkation and disembarkation can only be described as shambolic. It seemed everyone was at the terminal at the same time and so no seats and long delays to embark. They give people a piece of paper with an ...
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Sail Date March 2016

minibus11 avatar


1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Christmas in the Sun

We decided to have a change for Christmas so booked a 12 night holiday on the Ventura one of the P&O line, we have sailed on this ship previously so we were expecting great things from P&O because all the cruises ...
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Sail Date December 2015

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keith dutton

2 Reviews Written

1 Helpful Vote

Enjoyable, but could be much better.

This was my first cruise, but my wife had cruised before when she was a young girl. At first site the ship is really impressive. The food was excellent and the quality of service in the restaurants was friendly ...
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Sail Date September 2015

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8 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Western Med Cruise

We are pensioners and have cruised many times and many lines. We picked this cruise because it looked interesting and was a good price. Having cruised on the AZURA this ship held very few surprises for us as they ...
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Sail Date May 2015

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janice Maybery

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Good and Bad

Having cruised for the last twelve years, we have seen the prices become lower, and also the standards in some cases, corners have been cut, slightly at first but now more noticeably. first the dressing gowns and ...
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Sail Date April 2015

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David Hickman

1 Review Written

First time on Ventura

Booked at short notice good value price been with PP before but not the Ventura. Took hotel and taxi offer no probs little wait but not a problem. Walked on ship after cheque in again little wait but lots of ...
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Sail Date April 2015

byrne avatar


1 Review Written

No rating

Adventures on the Ventura

Our very first P&O cruise taken recently on the Venturs was a mixed bag of reactions. First of all it is the very first time we have ever had a delay in sailing and the 15 hours we spent on board before sailing was ...
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Sail Date October 2010

mackinson avatar


1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

A first class cruise just what we wanted

this was our 9th. cruise cruise having tried fred olson and r.c.i. we felt r.c.i. where getting to be to pushy so thought we would give P&O a go .our embarkation was good and we found our cabin to be 1st class on ...
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Sail Date May 2019

Ventura Ratings

Public Rooms4.04
Fitness Recreation4.03.8
Value For Money4.03.6
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