Britannia, Our Flagship

Inspired by our past. Designed for the future.There has never been a more stylish way to see the world!

Nothing beats the feeling of stepping on board a new ship for the first time, and whether you are new to cruising, or a veteran of the high seas, your moments on board our new cruise ship, Britannia, designed by world-leading interior design experts, are sure to be truly memorable.

Best New Ocean Ship Winner 2015

P&O Cruises Britannia has been voted ‘Best New Ocean Ship’ at the Cruise International Awards 2015.

Designed for the modern British holidaymaker

Designed for the modern British holidaymaker

Combining the excitement of cruising with the sophistication of a five-star hotel, Britannia isn’t just the biggest ship ever built exclusively for the British market – she’s the most glamorous too. Your first moments on board are sure to be truly memorable as the spectacular ‘starburst’ centrepiece of her atrium comes into view.


Britannia venues at a glance...
  • Over 10 places to dine
  • Over 10 places to unwind
  • 7 entertainment venues
  • 8 bars and places to socialise
Britannia in numbers;
143,000 Tons | 3,647 Passengers | 1350 Crew
Perfect for families

Perfect for families

Britannia offers the perfect balance, bringing the opportunity to enjoy quality time together as well as time separately. From hassle-free mealtimes to carefree days out, we really have got it all covered.


Extra child spaces are now available! Book Now >


What to expect...
  • Comfy cabins with upper berths like bunk beds or sofa beds
  • Free age specific children's clubs including Children's entertainment such as treasure hunts, crafts, sports tournaments and parties
  • Splash zone, ideal for younger children and for older kids a teens' sun deck
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Family adventures...
We offer family-friendly excursions such as trips to water parks, zoos and aquariums plus specifically designed adventure trips and family city tours.
Great for adults

Great for adults

Step aboard and find everything you need for a relaxing holiday including plenty of restaurants, bars, pools, a luxurious spa, a gym, a theatre and shops.


What to expect...
  • Activities including yoga, pilates and dance classes
  • Evening entertainment such as theatre shows, bands, comedy and cabaret performances
  • The Serenity pool - a tranquil area to relax
  • Luxurious spa and retreat
  • A chance to dress up with black tie evenings on board
Need some me time?
The Retreat spa terrace is exclusively for adults, where by day you can enjoy spa treatments with a sea breeze and at night soft, twinkling lights and a glass of bubbly beneath the stars.

Britannia in pictures

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A selection of Britannia cruises

View a selection of Britannia cruises below

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