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

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1-10 of 19 P&O Ventura Cruise Reviews for Senior Cruises to the Transatlantic


Great Cruise From Start To Finish

Review for Ventura to Transatlantic

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tyreman1

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

Although we have cruised a couple of other times with different cruise lines, and we really should have known better than to take to much notice of the bad reviews, we were a touch apprehensive when holiday time arrived.The check in at Birmingham Airport was smooth and the flight on the new Dreamliner was ok with the exception of the meals which at best can only be described as filling.We arrived ...
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Sail Date: March 2015

Cabin Type: Outside Twin with Balcony and Shower


Caribbean; Transatlantic Cruise; Plus & Minus

Review for Ventura to Transatlantic

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geekess

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

This was our first P& O cruise and it was a near hit , but had too many misses! We booked a deluxe superior balcony cabin. We were promised little extras such as a bottle of champagne, dressing gown, canapés, fruit basket and flower display. The flight down was fabulous from Gatwick a Dreamliner ands embarkation onto the ship faultless. We got our luggage in under 1 hour as well. The cabin was ...
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Sail Date: March 2015

Cabin Type: Junior Mini Suite with Balcony and Bath/Shower


Don't Miss Ventura Food

Review for Ventura to Transatlantic

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marr63

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

After a problem with my parents having to cancel britannia maiden voyage they had a huge deposit outstanding so the 4 of us ended up on Ventura if I am honest not our first choice !!! But do not be put off please ! A relaxed ship with a friendly crew and fab entertainment (do not miss the 2 boys from headliners doing solo set amazing ) But the most fantastic revelation was the food WOW WOW as a ...
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Sail Date: March 2015

Cabin Type: Outside Twin with Shower (Part-obstructed View)


Reducing Service

Review for Ventura to Transatlantic

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John8906

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

We have done the Transatlantic cruise on board Ventura and Azura for the past few years each time the services you get has been getting poorer and poorer The meals in the main restraunt are becoming ordinary and the level of attention you get off the staff is left I think this is because they are reducing staff numbers the waiters are looking after more tables. Tips are now added daily to your ...
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Sail Date: October 2013

Traveled with children


What a surprise!

Review for Ventura to Transatlantic

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lindamrobinson

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

My Auntie Joan and Uncle Gordon always swore that there was not other cruise line to be considered except P&O so when my husband booked a holiday on the Ventura for our first wedding anniversary I was really excited. Although I had cruised before I had not been on P&O one. We were delighted at the free coach to take us down to Southampton which saved time,money and driving and the check in was ...
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Sail Date: October 2013


Oh dear

Review for Ventura to Transatlantic

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mickvan

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

Traveled down to Southampton with the complimentary coach provided from Manchester airport which was stress free. On arrival at Southampton unfortunately the check in at the terminal had technical issue's and held up the check in procedure for over 1 hour. On boarding the ship we were allowed straight into our room which was a Balcony cabin on Deck A the cabin was good and a good size comfy ...
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Sail Date: October 2013


Are 21 days Too Long?

Review for Ventura to Transatlantic

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ladyconky

2-5 Cruises

Age 70s

We thought the price, including flight to Barbados too good to miss and booked, "on a whim." We were not to be disappointed as our travel arrangements(even allowing for the fact that we had to start from Toulouse)were completely hassle-free. The Thomson Charter Flight was far better than expected as the highly professional cabin staff looked after our comfort very well. What a treat it was to be ...
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Sail Date: March 2013

Cabin Type: Outside Twin with Balcony and Shower


Great Cruise, Great Ship, Great Time

Review for Ventura to Transatlantic

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Gymmonster

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

We booked the cruise through P&O and their after sales service was very good, the few questions we had were answered promptly, booking the shore excursions on line was easy and we did this in early December to make sure we got the ones we wanted. For car parking we used CPS at Southampton and then got the train to Gatwick to fly out, this was easier for us on returning to the UK and the service we ...
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Sail Date: March 2013

Cabin Type: Junior Mini Suite with Balcony and Bath/Shower


Transatlantic Ventura

Review for Ventura to Transatlantic

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holiday addict

2-5 Cruises

Age 60s

We left from Southampton had 3 days at sea then arrived in Madeira.This was followed by another 5 days at sea to then arrive in the BVI Tortola .Each day then in another island, Antigua, St Lucia, Grenada and finally ending in Barbados.We had at cabin B 755 overlooking the stern which was fabulous watching the wake of the ship and star gazing at night. The ship was very busy , 3000+ clients, so ...
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Sail Date: November 2012

Cabin Type: Outside Twin with Balcony and Shower


It's like staying at a five star floating hotel!

Review for Ventura to Transatlantic

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WEBBSKIES

First Time Cruiser

My wife and I booked a mini-suite balcony cabin for a 21 night 'positioning cruise' aboard the P&O's MS Ventura from Southampton to the East Caribbean, calling at Funchal, Tortola, Antigua, St Lucia, Grenada, Dominica, St Kitts and Barbados, from where we flew home. This was our first ever cruise and the experience exceeded our expectations in every way. As well as visits to the ports of call ...
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Sail Date: November 2012


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