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Thermal Suite on Britannia
Sorry, another newbie question - does anyone know the current price for the thermal suite on Britannia? I'm a little confused as I thought it was included with the retreat but this does not seem to...
Great, thanks
Great, thanks
Drinks and tips
Hi All

Never having sailed P&O before, just wondering if they add gratuities to the drinks prices like Celebrity do?

Thanks
Thanks all. Very helpful and not nearly as...
Thanks all. Very helpful and not nearly as expensive as Celebrity which is what we have sailed previously.
I have only sailed on Celebrity but they lock the...
I have only sailed on Celebrity but they lock the mini bar on the last night so you can't take anything even if you wanted to. Do P&O do this? Celebrity also allow you to keep track of your account...
That worked for me too, many thanks
That worked for me too, many thanks
Thanks all, very helpful:)
Thanks all, very helpful:)
P&O Newbie questions
Hi

I'm new to P&O (but not cruising) and have a couple of questions.

Does anyone know how much the speciality restaurants are on Britannia?

If you book a cabin and tick "upgrade" do they...
You have posted the exact question I've been...
You have posted the exact question I've been ponding on too! Hope we get some useful info from the regulars.
In the UK the policy has always been that if you...
In the UK the policy has always been that if you book a holiday - cruise, AI resort or package - the deposit is non-refundable. That is why we only ever book something we really want to do and not...
Yet again more charges for things that used to be...
Yet again more charges for things that used to be free. I mean, really, who wants "gourmet" burgers by the pool? I would like to have seen more choice of restaurants that were included in the price...
It might look pretty but it is terrible for hay...
It might look pretty but it is terrible for hay fever sufferers - one of the worst culprits. Glad you are enjoying Dorset, its a wonderful county.
Thanks for the clarification. I got a bit...
Thanks for the clarification. I got a bit confused because I've seen references to charges for Cabanas in the Retreat.
The Retreat on Rotterdam
Newby question here - do you have to pay to access the Retreat on the Rotterdam? What is included?
I can recommend the Molli steam train, I think...
I can recommend the Molli steam train, I think the children would love it. It goes along the road right through the towns and people just walk along side it. We did a ship's tour (Celebrity) which...
Absolutely, we have been there 3 times now, twice...
Absolutely, we have been there 3 times now, twice to Porec and once to Brela. 100% recommend it, beautiful, safe, friendly. You can also do trips to places like Lake Bled which is wonderful, plus...
I have also used Provence Connection and...
I have also used Provence Connection and recommend them. Their driver was very polite and knowledgeable. Plus, try to make time to visit the famous "water tower" - google it, you won't be...
We have also used the HoHo bus, right at the...
We have also used the HoHo bus, right at the terminal and drops you into town. Just check which route you are on as one has a more frequent service than the other.
Norris, just to say thank you for a great review....
Norris, just to say thank you for a great review. Just being nosey, but what job do you do these days that keeps you at work such long hours? Do you still play music?
I don't have a copy but I recall it included...
I don't have a copy but I recall it included extras like steak and asparagus. Good luck getting any of it though. We ordered "extras" for breakfast one day but they did not appear. when we queried...
Thanks for this wonderful review. Do you have...
Thanks for this wonderful review. Do you have any cabin pictures?
"Perilously short on diamonds" - one can never...
"Perilously short on diamonds" - one can never have too many diamonds Norris!
Thanks for the cabin pic, very nice.
Thanks for the cabin pic, very nice.
Thanks so much for this. I'm looking at MSC for...
Thanks so much for this. I'm looking at MSC for next year so this is a great help. Do you have any cabin pics?
Thank you for your balanced review. I have to...
Thank you for your balanced review. I have to say that I came to the same conclusion after our last cruise. I am not a seasoned cruiser having only done 4, all on Celebrity and we do not sail in a...