First time cruiser? Let us introduce you to holidays of a lifetime
Multiple breathtaking destinations in one trip
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Relax – pay in pounds onboardBecause everything on a P&O Cruises holiday is in £ sterling, you need never worry about fluctuating exchange rates and can enjoy your holiday with total peace of mind.
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A holiday with us has everything you're looking for
Discover what it's like to go on a P&O Cruises holiday. We offer over 20 signature experiences that you can expect to see on all of our ships, from dining and entertainment venues to our service standards. On top of over 70 destinations to choose from.
Travel the world, unpack once
With us, your well-deserved break begins as soon as you step on board, meaning you've more time to enjoy that unbeatable holiday feeling.
Everything you could need or want is at your very own doorstep. And better yet, it all travels with you as you explore!
Let us take care of the hassle of getting from A to B; you just get on with having an unforgettable holiday.
Where in the world would you like to go?
Sailing north, south, east and west, we’ve got the world covered. Whether you want to explore alluring doorstep destinations or further afield, we’ll take you there.
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What do our guests say?
Our guests love to share their fantastic experiences and feedback with us. If you're not quite sure what to expect from a P&O Cruises holiday, hear what our past guests have to say, and see what they get up to.
"An all round excellent experience"
★ ★ ★ ★ ★
"I would recommend P&O Cruises and I will be traveling with them again. The staff are excellent, very polite and efficient, great food and entertainment. The ship is very clean and hygiene is excellent."
Mrs Buckland, 17 November 2022
"Good service and entertainment"
★ ★ ★ ★ ★
"Great value for money and thoroughly enjoyable. Hope to be back on board before long!"
Mr Tomlinson, 16 November 2022
"Excellent service, friendly crew, excellent food, and choice of places to eat"
★ ★ ★ ★ ★
"The ship is beautiful, friendly service, excellent food, would recommend P&O Cruises to friends and family, we would definitely sail with them again, very soon l hope."
Mrs Reid, 15 November 2022
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