P&O Cruises is often cited as P and O Cruises and PO Cruises.
The pinnacle of British cruising, P&O Cruises are the largest and most modern cruise line in Britain. With a rich vein of historical success, they continue to be a number one choice for new and experienced cruisers. Introducing modern day cruising in 1837, P&O Cruises now have a fleet of seven exceptional ships, sailing to over 200 different destinations.
Offering cruises from Southampton throughout the year, you can discover the world without any flying or choose to catch your ship to an array of exotic destinations. Experts in Mediterranean cruises and Europe cruises, you can sail to the likes of Spain, Portugal, Norwegian Fjords and the Baltic. For the Caribbean, North America, Alaska cruises and other tropical fly cruises, flights can be arranged from most UK airports.
All P&O ships offer refined décor and an intimate style to enjoy relaxed days at sea and magical evenings, creating the holiday of a lifetime. With stunning atriums, enchanted venues and grand dining rooms, each one of the ships has its own character to ensure you fall in love from your first few steps onboard.
As a British cruise line, you can rest assured you will have a home away from home. You can expect your much loved comforts such as afternoon tea, British cuisine and popular themed entertainment. Read more about dining onboard P&O Cruises.
The spacious outer decks allow for hours spent soaking up the sunshine, catching the fresh sea breeze or experiencing some of the most phenomenal sunsets you will ever see. The traditional interior spaces ensure everyone has something to enjoy, from the relaxed cruiser to the more adventurous. Unwind in award-winning spas, learn new skills at a cocktail making class or try your luck in the casinos, there really is something for everyone.
Staying connected whilst on a P&O Cruises holiday is simple with their flexible, focused and readily available satellite internet packages. Three browsing packages are available for purchase depending on your needs, from keeping touch with family and friends to browsing emails or music streaming.
P&O Cruises offer a range of benefits and exclusive discounts for their loyal returning cruise guests. You can receive all of these rewards and more when you book with Iglu Cruise. See our dedicated P&O Cruises Peninsular Club cruise rewards page for more information.
Stand out P&O Inclusive Features:
• Tea & Coffee making facilities in cabin
• Fantastic Kids Club & Nursery
(Except adult-only ships)
• Transfers to and from airports on fly-cruises
• Breakfast, lunch, dinner, daytime grills, pizzerias, afternoon tea, cakes and pastries
• West-End shows, comedy, cabaret, live music, tribute bands and cinema
• Fully equipped gym
• Full use of sports court, swimming pools and whirlpools
• Egyptian cotton bedding and pamper pack
• Luxurious en-suite accommodation with own personal steward
Arcadia and Oriana are exclusively adult-only ships. Exuding refinement and luxury, these ships offer the ultimate escape for parents, couples and single cruisers.
Built in 2008, Ventura was the largest ship ever built for the British market and presented a new style of cruising. With fun for the whole family, it includes an award-winning children’s club, an array of speciality restaurants and a large, luxurious spa.
New ship Britannia, debuted in March 2015 is the new flagship for P&O Cruises. Inspired by the past and designed for the future, Britannia features a host of new amenities including a cookery school, new sumptuous accommodation and five celebrity chefs including James Martin, Marco Pierre White, Atul Kutcher, Eric Lanland and Olly Smith.
P&O Cruises has become very popular with first time cruisers and offers great facilities and itineraries for family cruises. Cruise weddings with P&O cruises are also becoming increasingly popular.
Destinations Visited By P&O Cruises
We have just returned from a fortnight on Britannia (Barbados to Barbados) and had a wonderful time. (Great flights through Tho...read more
Ventura was my first cruise ship to have a nice holiday. We got a superior delux cabin. It was amazing. We went back again and...read more