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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / World Cruise
By Roxburgh, Kilmaurs on 14th Apr 2014
Cruise Review I have cruised with P&O several times and have been reasonably happy with this. However, having read a number of negative reviews prior to departure, I set off this time, with... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Indian Ocean
By rampton, salisbury on 13th Apr 2014
My wife and i recently joned Arcadia on the Singapore to Dubai leg of it's world cruise and overall was amazing. We spent 4 nights in Singapore prior to boarding at the Merchant Court Hotel which... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / World Cruise
By Goodwin, Macclesfield on 8th Apr 2014
We joined Arcadia in Los Angeles, at the start of the second sector of her World Cruise, and disembarked 7 weeks later in Dubai. It was our first time on this ship, and the longest cruise we... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / World Cruise
By FAHEY, Huddersfield on 7th Apr 2014
Arcadia 2014 World Cruise. We boarded 10th January, no complaints about the staff, who were wonderful, no complaints about the food, except that choices have certainly been slashed... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Mediterranean
By Wheeler, Bracknell on 5th Apr 2014
Having just read the blog on the "Towel Elephant" I was reminded of our cruise last September on P&O Arcadia. I'd mentioned to the steward one morning that we didn't seem to have received the... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Caribbean
By Broyd, Southampton on 29th Mar 2014
This was the latest of our regular Christmas/ New Year Southampton - Caribbean- Southampton cruses and one of the best for us. We now rate the Arcadia as one of our favourite ships and cannot fault... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Mediterranean
By Rondell, BEDFORD on 11th Mar 2014
My wife and I last cruised on Arcadia on her maiden trans Atlantic crossing in 2005 and decided then that we did not like Arcadia, no atrium to give the ship a focal point, odd carpets all over, a... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Caribbean
By Brash, Newport on 12th Feb 2014
Have waited to reflect and effect a proper balanced review. Embarkation was smooth and efficient. As can be expected luggage was delivered to cabin door at various times but all within an hour or so... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Transatlantic
By Schultz, Orpington on 9th Feb 2014
This was our first P&O cruise after 14 years and will be the only one in the next 14 years. Our main objection concerned the food sector. The food in the dining room was rather unimaginative, no... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Mediterranean
By Mitchell, Liverpool on 1st Feb 2014
Our first cruise with P&O. We started with our free coach transfer from Liverpool to Southampton, how would we fair 5 hours on a coach? It was brilliant, so relaxing, a pleasant air conditioned... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Norwegian Fjords
By Aitken, Middlesbrough on 28th Jan 2014
This was our first cruise and we chose Arcadia firstly because the itinery suited us (destinations we had never been to before) and it is an adult only ship. As I was to spend my 60th birthday on... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Caribbean
By bird, Coventry on 28th Jan 2014
returned from xmas/new year on Arcadia Jan10th2014. Cabin deck 8 excellent. Changed to freedom dining best choice that I made. No longer Silver Service which means no choice of vegetables as meals... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Mediterranean
By Mason, Saltash on 17th Jan 2014
We went on the P&O ship Arcadia, last September. It was a three week cruise to the Meditteranean and the Black Sea. We booked three days before we left and for that reason there were only a few... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Mediterranean
By McGown, Kettering on 17th Jan 2014
Having cruised with Fred Olsen five times previously since 2008, we wanted to visit the Central Med, to include Venice, Dubrovnik, and Corfu, as well as to experience a different line, and size of... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Caribbean
By Warner, Wrexham on 16th Jan 2014
We had a balcony cabin on D deck which was adequately sized with sufficient storage space for the 24 night cruise. The bathroom was small but practical. Particular praise must be given for the... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Caribbean
By Philpott, Fareham on 15th Jan 2014
We joined Arcadia in Southampton on 17th December for its Christmas and New Year cruise to the Caribbean. Last year we did a similar cruise on the QM2 so I might be tempted to compare... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Caribbean
By Tarrant, Windsor on 14th Jan 2014
This was a 24 day cruise Southampton to Southampton, to the Caribbean, over Christmas 2013 and New Year. The cruise was much as expected with all Brits on board and many of them loyal P & O... Read More »
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PANDO AUSTRALIA / Arcadia / Caribbean
By Hajela, Burnley lancs on 13th Jan 2014
we have just returned from the Xmas cruise to the Caribbean on the Arcadia, what a disappointment. The ship had just returned from it's refit in Germany, what a shock we received walking around the... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Canaries
By Gore, Frinton-on-Sea on 5th Jan 2014
This was our first cruise with P&O and a bargain as a late August holiday at a Getaway price. We were allocated a good cabin position on what we considered was the best deck for convenience and... Read More »
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P&O CRUISES / Arcadia / Mediterranean
By rutter, Redditch on 4th Jan 2014
We booked this cruise in March 2013 requesting a table for two in the restaurant alas we were allocated a table for six-tried to discuss this with the most rude restaurant manager, who could not... Read More »
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