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P&O cancelled two tours on our last cruise due to...
P&O cancelled two tours on our last cruise due to low uptake and the excursions manager had the grace to tell me they wouldnít charge us a cancellation fee!


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I think I read itís when the dry-dock is...
I think I read itís when the dry-dock is available.


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Apologies for not reading the whole thread. On...
Apologies for not reading the whole thread. On our cruise in October to the Canaries on Britannia there were price drops. Also in November deals can sometimes be had. Generally price drops are less...
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Cabins
There is a specific cabins group for P&O ships


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We just checked in and entered a pin, no...
We just checked in and entered a pin, no problems. I didnít see others having problems either.


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My husband wonít fly. Sent from my iPhone...
My husband wonít fly.


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Perhaps he was referring to the dress code...
Perhaps he was referring to the dress code [emoji6]


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Yes, I donít pay that much in central London... ...
Yes, I donít pay that much in central London...


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[emoji23] they took my coat for the cloakroom...
[emoji23] they took my coat for the cloakroom only for me to watch it being slung onto a table and left there!


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All of the food was great except for the grilled...
All of the food was great except for the grilled fish 🤢https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20171107/7d3e2b24ccb5deff813e2ae3d0aeefa5.jpg



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They are definitely working to regenerate the...
They are definitely working to regenerate the Ocean Village area again. I say again because Iím sure they gave it a facelift in the late 80s/early90s it had one of the first multi screen cinemas and...
If you are actually staying I think they will...
If you are actually staying I think they will valet park for you Dai


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Southampton Harbour Hotel
As hotels and places to stay the night before a cruise are frequently discussed, I thought Iíd post about this brand new addition. We visited with friends at the weekend, here is a brief overview:
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No meet and mingle for P&O or Cunard ... why do you think this is?
There are a lot of people who effectively court P&O through social media to get VIP invites/treatment.
Itís weird they mention Cruise Critic at the captains thingy, I donít usually go so wouldnít...
I met some great people on meets through the old...
I met some great people on meets through the old P&O forum back in the days of Derek the Monocled Mutineer. I think people on FB are more likely to arrange meets than people on CC. I will be honest I...
We used the ship shuttle, I canít recall how long...
We used the ship shuttle, I canít recall how long it took but it ran smoothly as expected. We were there when most things were closed and walked to the model railway museum which was ok if itís your...
This has been my experience also. On cruises...
This has been my experience also.
On cruises where suites arenít selling, they donít put them to Saver anymore, they offer paid/unpaid upgrades to specific passengers - this means if you want a...
There is a monorail in Venice near to where the...
There is a monorail in Venice near to where the ship docks, it will save you a small fortune if you are doing Venice DIY rather than an organised trip.


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Fantastic! Itís always lovely having a cruise to...
Fantastic! Itís always lovely having a cruise to look forward to [emoji4] Iím sure you will have a lovely time. If possible I would recommend trying the Speciality restaurants. Itís been a while...
Taking a Cafetiere on the cruise
I buy them from Starbucks [emoji2]


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Hi Selbourne, in case you didnít know you do get...
Hi Selbourne, in case you didnít know you do get discounts on bookings through the personaliser, also if there is an offer on the ship in a restaurant that would have applied to you had you not...
Taking a Cafetiere on the cruise
I read that years ago suites had cafetiŤres but the grounds caused sink blockages so they removed them.
I use a cafetiŤre at home so Iím with you on this, however taking one seems a bit of a faff....
Hi, Just want to add a voice of reason, dark...
Hi, Just want to add a voice of reason, dark suits are fine and more people are choosing this option. If you wanted to wear a dinner suit (cheap at Matalan) but donít like bow ties M&S do a tasteful...
Perhaps the increase in onboard spend should also...
Perhaps the increase in onboard spend should also be analysed, to see whether you are upgrading more onboard, I know we are. As a matter of interest Iíve started pricing other lines, the most...