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P&O Cruises UK
Fleet Count
7
No. of ships
Ports Visited
203
No. of ports visited
Cruises from $96 per day
$96
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P&O Cruises UK

3.9
(from 87 verified customers)

P&O UK masterfully blends the rich traditions of 19th-century England with the vibrant innovations of the 21st century. By weaving time-honored customs and contemporary perspectives into the fabric of its cruises, P&O UK crafts an experience that respects the past while embracing the present. This unique approach ensures that travelers embark on a journey that celebrates the new without losing sight of the old, providing a varied and enriching experience every day. With P&O UK, the essence of discovery is interlaced with the comfort of familiar traditions, making each voyage distinctively different and memorable.

Established in 1837, P&O UK stands as the most seasoned cruise line still in operation today. Its fleet of seven ships is the epitome of classic British cruising, offering guests all the traditional luxuries and comforts they expect. Operating primarily out of Southampton, P&O UK provides seamless access to the majestic waters of the Mediterranean, Adriatic, and Baltic Seas. The cruise line's itineraries also encompass a global selection, taking travelers on unforgettable journeys through North and South America, Asia, Africa, and the South Pacific. Read more

Among these, voyages that navigate the Suez Canal are particularly sought after for their unique blend of adventure and historical exploration.

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Top 5 P&O UK Cruise Deals

Mediterranean Cruise - A412
28 Mar
2024
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Mediterranean Cruise - A412

Cruise Line: P&O Cruises UK
Ship: Azura
Departure Date: Thursday, March 28, 2024
Duration: 14 nights
Departs: Valletta
Returns: Valletta
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Mediterranean Cruise - A412A
28 Mar
2024
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Mediterranean Cruise - A412A

Cruise Line: P&O Cruises UK
Ship: Azura
Departure Date: Thursday, March 28, 2024
Duration: 7 nights
Departs: Valletta
Returns: Valletta
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Northern European City Escape Cruise - G407
30 Mar
2024
7
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Northern European City Escape Cruise - G407

Cruise Line: P&O Cruises UK
Ship: Iona
Departure Date: Saturday, March 30, 2024
Duration: 7 nights
Departs: Southampton
Returns: Southampton
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Spain France And Portugal Cruise - N405
31 Mar
2024
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Spain France And Portugal Cruise - N405

Cruise Line: P&O Cruises UK
Ship: Ventura
Departure Date: Sunday, March 31, 2024
Duration: 7 nights
Departs: Southampton
Returns: Southampton
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Mediterranean Cruise - K407
31 Mar
2024
14
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Mediterranean Cruise - K407

Cruise Line: P&O Cruises UK
Ship: Arvia
Departure Date: Sunday, March 31, 2024
Duration: 14 nights
Departs: Southampton
Returns: Southampton
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P&O UK Fleet

Arvia

Mainstream Cruise Ship-class ship launched 2022

Iona

launched 2020

Britannia

launched 2015

Azura

launched 2010

Ventura

launched 2008

Arcadia

launched 2005

Aurora

launched 2000

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Onboard Experience

  • Dining

    • Dining with P&O Cruises UK

    P&O UK artfully incorporates both local delicacies and global culinary wonders into its dining options, offering passengers an authentic taste of the regions they visit. By partnering with local chefs, the onboard dining venues become a showcase for unique regional flavors and specialties alongside beloved British classics like bangers and mash or the traditional Sunday roast. For those eager to venture beyond their culinary comfort zone, options like pickled herring or stewed eel await. Catering to every palate, from those craving conventional British fare to guests looking for a light snack by the pool, P&O UK ensures a satisfying culinary experience for all. Read more

    The line's specialty dining venues, available for a nominal fee, are a must-try. Sindhu delivers a feast for the senses with its array of vibrant curries, slow-cooked lamb, and crispy pakoras, echoing the ambience of India’s finest curry houses. The Beach House, drawing inspiration from the coastal eateries of Argentina and Chile, offers communal dining with a focus on barbecue delights. The Epicurean dispels myths about British cuisine with innovative takes on traditional dishes, such as monkfish tail accompanied by thick-cut chips and all the classic fixings, redefining expectations of British culinary art. Limelight Club elevates the dining experience to an extraordinary combination of Britain's beloved musical talents with exquisite three-course meals, making dinner not just a meal but a comprehensive sensory event. In every dish and dining venue, P&O UK merges the joy of discovery with the pleasure of dining, creating unforgettable moments that are as much about the atmosphere and entertainment as they are about the food itself.

  • Bars

    • Bars with P&O Cruises UK

    Whether your preference leans towards meticulously selected wine menus, authentic British craft beers, specialty gins, innovative cocktails, or internationally celebrated teas and coffees, P&O UK's onboard selection caters to every taste. The fleet boasts 11 diverse venues, each offering an opportunity to enjoy one of their expansive drinks packages to the fullest. From cozy late-night cafes and elegant piano bars to the quintessential English pub, the variety onboard ensures a rich and varied drinking experience. Club 710 stands as the fleet's pinnacle of nightlife excellence. Read more

    Inspired and influenced by Gary Barlow of Take That, this venue embodies his vision by offering a uniquely vintage atmosphere paired with modern and inventive cocktails, designed to transport guests into a realm of stylish escapism. Club 710, characterized by its atmospheric and dimly lit ambiance, serves as P&O UK's premier adults-only haven, offering a sophisticated and contemporary retreat for those seeking a more refined nightlife experience onboard.

  • Entertainment

    • Entertainment with P&O Cruises UK

    Deciding how to spend your evenings on holiday can often be a delightful dilemma. P&O UK simplifies this choice by ensuring every night is filled with potential for memorable experiences. Whether you're feeling spontaneous and ready to dance the night away with a cocktail in hand, or in the mood for a glamorous evening with a show and serenade in one of the sophisticated lounges, P&O UK caters to every preference. Headliners Theatre Company dazzles with performances against a state-of-the-art LED backdrop, creating visual spectacles that captivate and enchant. Read more

    The Footlights Theatre, equipped with cutting-edge audio, video, and lighting technology, becomes a haven for musical spectaculars, offering theatre enthusiasts top-tier entertainment almost every night. For a more laid-back evening, the Live Lounge offers a chance to unwind with live bands or cabaret acts, accompanied by your choice of wine or beverage. P&O UK ensures that no matter your entertainment preferences, there are ample options to keep you engaged and entertained until the early hours, making every night aboard a perfect one.

  • Activities

    • Activities with P&O Cruises UK

    Whether you're in the mood to unwind with a captivating book under the sun, indulge in multiple visits to the buffet, or seek something more engaging and enriching, P&O UK caters to every inclination. For those days when you're eager to dive into new experiences, broaden your culinary skills, or simply enrich your knowledge, P&O UK's array of activities ensures there's something for everyone. Join culinary classes to master the art of local cuisines or refine your techniques under the guidance of Michelin-level chefs. The ship's full-size ballroom welcomes both novices and seasoned dancers, offering lessons in everything from the graceful foxtrot to the passionate tango. Read more

    For movie enthusiasts, the onboard cinema screens both blockbuster hits and documentaries that delve into the local culture and history of your destinations. And for those who love to shop, explore, and admire, P&O UK boasts boutique shops, professional photography services, and an exquisite art gallery, all ready to enhance your cruising experience. No matter how you choose to spend your days, P&O UK provides the perfect backdrop for both relaxation and adventure.

  • Health & Fitness

    • Health & Fitness wit P&O Cruises UK

    The Oasis Spa and Wellness Centre aboard P&O UK is a sanctuary dedicated to the art of relaxation and rejuvenation. Recognizing the rarity of truly personal time in our daily lives, P&O UK invites every guest to embrace the luxury of self-care. Offering a range of exclusive spa therapies, including massages, facials, manicures, pedicures, and professional hair styling, the Oasis Spa stands as a haven of tranquility and pampering. For those looking to maintain or kick-start a fitness regime while at sea, the onboard state-of-the-art fitness center caters to every exercise preference. Read more

    Equipped with the latest in fitness technology, it offers a variety of classes, alongside swimming pools and sports courts, ensuring that guests seeking physical activity have everything they need. Additionally, personal trainers are available to provide tailored support and guidance, helping guests of all fitness levels achieve their wellness goals. P&O UK ensures that whether your focus is on relaxation or physical health, the Oasis Spa and Wellness Centre has the facilities and expertise to cater to your every need.

  • Kids

    • Kids Activities with P&O Cruises UK

    Onboard each P&O UK ship, you'll find a vibrant array of kids clubs designed to entertain and engage children aged 2-17. Under the watchful eye of experienced and qualified staff, parents can enjoy peace of mind knowing their children are enjoying themselves in safe, capable hands. For the little ones aged 2-4, Splashers offers a world of fun with activities and play areas tailored to their endless energy and curiosity. From slides and books to balls and coloring activities, it's a space where toddler moods are swiftly turned into laughter and joy. Read more

    Surfers is the haven for 5-8-year-olds, packed with activities like puppet shows, video games, and jungle gyms to ensure they end their day with stories of adventure and perhaps a little weariness from all the fun. Scubas caters to the 9-12 age group, where P&O UK steps up the entertainment to suit these discerning tweens. Beyond the usual activities, they can engage in air hockey, dive into video games, and learn the nuances of playing pool, ensuring they're never bored. For the teenagers (13-17), H2O is the perfect spot to claim as their own, offering a balance of independence and supervision. It's a space designed for them to meet peers, enjoy age-appropriate activities, and express themselves freely within a safe and monitored environment. Across all age groups, P&O UK's kids clubs offer a blend of fun, learning, and adventure, ensuring that every child aboard has an unforgettable and enriching cruise experience.

  • Inclusions

    • Activities - organised & individual
    • Afternoon tea of sandwiches, cakes & pastries daily
    • All main meals on-board
    • Alternative dining (extra charge)
    • Bridge director on select cruises
    • Coffee, tea, milk & hot snacks
    • Cruise Director & all English speaking staff
    • Entertainment - live music and/or shows, movies
    • Family programs (Aurora, Oceana, Oriana & Ventura)
    • Kids clubs & teen programs (2-17 yrs) exept Arcadia, Adonia, Orianna
    • Open/anytime or traditional/set time & multi-venue dining
    • Ship-shore-ship transfers
    • Shuttle buses at specified ports
    • Use of ship facilities - indoor & outdoor

Customer cruise line ratings

P&O Cruises UK average of 3.9 stars based on 87 guest reviews

  • Overall
    3.9
  • Cabin
    4.3
  • Dining
    3.9
  • Entertainment
    3.7
  • Service
    4.3

P&O UK Visited Ports

Highlights

  • More than six places to dine including Atul Kochar's spice sensation Sindhu.

  • Luxurious salon and spa, including a large hydrotherapy pool and a thermal suite.

  • Dazzling entertainment with a three-tier theatre and boutique cinema.

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