Ventura – the all-rounder ship
Family friendly - There’s always something happening on Ventura. Enjoy delicious fine dining, a tranquil spa, quiet spaces to unwind, great sports facilities and four pools. Evenings on your cruise are particularly memorable thanks to the lavish two-tier theatre where you’ll find elaborate shows and stand-up comedy.
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Guest reviews for Ventura
The biggest disappointment was not visiting the only two ports we've never been to before., Malaga and Gibraltar. Due to Covid restrictions and maybe the time of year the usual atmosphere on board was muted. If you like Sport the television was fine, if not don't bother turning it on. Regarding ... Read more
We are booked to sail with P and O again 7 more times! So yes we do recommend them. We do feel that some standards have dropped, some due to the mask wearing and some due I feel to cost cutting. Mandatory masks in the theatre but no masks in the overcrowded pub. We Had not travelled on Ventura and ... Read more
Lovely cruise and staff brilliant Felt safe most of the time there will always be irresponsible passengers Given the Pandemic an excellent experience and nice to experience dining out new places and people and being spoilt
All the staff were very friendly apart from the casino
The cleanliness of the ship. The friendly staff and the food were all good. The drink prices were reasonable. The stateroom was excellent and the bed was very comfortable. The smoking area between the pools deck 15 was a problem I couldn’t use that side of the ship and used other toilets. The casino... Read more
Regain pre covid standards.
Reinstate pre covid standards.
Good cruise, good everything
Enjoyed cruise especially because of recent cancellations.It was nice with less people on board. Food and entertainment very good as usual. Staff all good I think happy to be part of a family and working onboard again. Plenty of staff no queues
the staff were excellent the ship was very clean .I felt very safe due to all the safety health covid instructions in place. Only problem was having to book out meal at night on the phone using the P&O app only to find people who didn't book most times got in first !!!!! The music in the upstairs bu... Read more
Not as good as a cruise on Ventura has been before, I will be travelling again with P&O but on another ship
Lovely Cruise but lowering of standards apparent
Overall very good and we enjoyed our cruise. Crew all very helpful and welcoming at all times. Covid protocols well managed. Disappointed that Atrium used for dancing (plus Fitsteps on occasion) throughout the day as this made it noisy and was only for the few (max 40ish) with the many having to put... Read more
I have cruised with P & O many times but on this occasion my criticism is aimed mainly at the food,the breakfasts were great but then it starts to go downhill. Lunchtime was average and the choices in the evening poor,very little if any of chicken the vegetable selection poor I think I saw 2 carrots... Read more