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Your service, knowledge and efficiency is excellent, we have booked quite a number of cruises thru Clean Cruising and never one hick-up."
- Shelley K

Why Clean Cruising?

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  • Flexible payment options including interest free finance and layby

Ventura has an overall score of 3.8 out of 5
based on 4 guests we surveyed after their cruise.

Category Overall Cabin Dining Entertainment Service
Average rating

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Browse all Ventura cruise reviews and ratings below.

Reviewed by Overall Cabin Dining Entertainment Service
June J
20 Apr 2017
Diane margaret V
5 Oct 2014
Carole ann K
19 Jul 2014
Craig P
26 May 2014
Ventura — Ship Review Rating: 3.8 out of 5 based on 4 ratings.
Ventura

P&O International

Ship facts

Star rating: Ventura star rating
Maiden voyage: 2008
Number of decks: 14
Tonnage: 116017
Cabins: 1557
Passenger capacity: 3114
Number of crew: 1229

What's onboard? ▼

  • Central atrium social scene
  • Family ship
  • Shops & photo gallery
  • Single cabins (18)
  • Butlers for suites
  • COMPLIMENTARY DINING
  • Main Restaurants (3)
  • Club dining: 2 sittings, fixed tables
  • Freedom dining: anytime
  • Gala dinners
  • Room service (some items extra)
  • Afternoon Tea
  • Evening Casual, Black Tie dress codes
  • COVER CHARGE DINING
  • Shindu
  • The Beach House (dinner; grills, seafood)
  • The Epicurean (classics)
  • The Glass House (with wines)
  • Afternoon Tea by Eric Lanlard
  • OTHER DINING
  • Self service food court 24h
  • Grill, Pizzeria
  • Poolside ice cream (pay)
  • Bars and lounges
  • Drinks packages
  • Ice Cream packages
  • ENTERTAINMENT
  • Showlounges (3) (shows, cabaret and more)
  • Theme night dress for some venues
  • Movies on TV, (many free)
  • Giant movie screen
  • Poolside large cinema
  • Multiple lounges & bars
  • Live music, dancing
  • Nightclub, dance floors
  • ACTIVITIES
  • Swimming pool (3)
  • Whirlpools (6)
  • Sauna
  • The Retreat adults spa (pay)
  • Spa & health club, Salon, Gym
  • Lecture program
  • Dance classes (some pay)
  • Watercolour classes
  • Promenade deck/jogging track
  • Golf nets
  • Deck games, sports court
  • Casino
  • Library, games
  • Behind the Scenes ship tour (pay)
  • Internet centre, packages
  • Wedding by Captain
  • UNDER 18
  • Children’s clubs (2-4, 5-8, 9-12, 13-17y)
  • Children’s tea every night
  • Teens pool deck
  • Night nursery for under 5s
  • OTHER
  • Telephone roaming (pay)
  • Tea/coffee making in cabin
  • Laundrettes (self-service and pay)
  • Elevators (12)
  • Wheelchair access good
  • 110/220V shaver
  • 220V British socket
  • Daily newsletter

What's included? ▼

  • Accommodation as booked
  • All main meals on-board
  • Afternoon tea daily
  • Coffee, tea, milk, fruit juice & hot snacks
  • Make hot drinks in cabin
  • Anytime or set time dining
  • Alternative dining (extra charge)
  • Room service menu (most complimentary)
  • Pre-arranged dietary requests
  • Full afternoon tea
  • Use of ship facilities - indoor & outdoor
  • Most entertainment - live music and/or shows, movies
  • Activities - organised & individual
  • Bridge, dance, watercolour instructors; lecturers (most ships)
  • Family programs 2-17y most ships morning to late evening
  • Night Nursery Service (6m – 4y)
  • Cruise Director & all English speaking staff
  • Ship-shore-ship transfers
  • Shuttle buses at specified ports
  • No bar charges
  • No service charges (gratuities) from May 2019
  • Laundrettes

What's excluded? ▼

  • Airfares, accommodation & transfers not specified
  • Shore & land excursions and meals not specified
  • Alternate specialty dining venues
  • Some workshops, classes & programs
  • Casino gaming, bar expenses
  • Items & services of a personal nature
  • Medical services, vaccination costs
  • Pressing service
  • Wi-Fi, Internet, satellite/mobile phone & fax charges
  • Passport & visa fees
  • Insurances of all kinds
  • Increases in third party charges or taxes
  • Service charges payable until April 2019 (Can vary at Reception Desk; no pre-payment)
  • Itineraries may change due to unforeseen circumstances
  • Cabins may change for operational reasons
  • REMINDERS
  • Check stateroom ‘responsible adult’ requirements when booking
  • Confirm with bank and ship ahead of cruise your credit/debit card intentions
  • Check dress code requirements ahead

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Happy Customers

WOW. This was my first cruse. I will definitely have another before the end of this year, and many more in the years to come. This will be, after all the good service,(the hassle with the Army for my Certificate of Service)you people have shown,(and P&O's service),why should I go anywhere else?"
- Barbara S