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P&O Cruises’ Ventura is one of the largest and most innovative ships at sea. A family-friendly ship holding up to 3100 passengers, Ventura has something for every member of the family. In 2013, Ventura underwent a multi-million pound refurbishment, expanding the range of on-board amenities for passengers to enjoy. When you board, admire the astounding atrium; spanning 3 decks, it is sure to leave a lasting impression of your Ventura voyage. Life onboard Ventura can be exactly as you wish; filled with fun and excitement, peace and relaxation or a combination of both. The ship boasts 4 swimming pools, fantastic sports facilities and a large sports court so you’ll never be stuck for things to do. The Children’s Club offers different facilities for 4 age groups, and by night you can use the service of Tumbler’s Nursery who will take care of your children from 6pm-2am so you can relax and enjoy your evening meal before settling down to revel in the onboard entertainment.


When it comes to accommodation there are a variety of options to choose from. The Interior Cabins are beautifully designed and offer air conditioning and tea and coffee making facilities. Outside Cabins are more spacious than Interior, so are perfect if you like to spend time in your room.

With a Balcony Cabin, you can open up the floor to ceiling glass doors to reveal your own private space. Or travel in ultimate style and luxury with a Suite; with a lounge, separate bedroom, whirlpool bath and butler-service, you will have copious amounts of space to relax and enjoy your time on-board.

With 12 dining options onboard Ventura, there is sure to be something to tempt you.

The 3 main dining rooms; Saffron, Cinnamon and Bay Tree serve Breakfast and Lunch daily, while Cinnamon and Bay Tree also serve Dinner.

If you are celebrating a special occasion or would like to enjoy some finer fare, The White Room by Michelin Star Chef Marco Pierre White will surpass your expectations. By day this venue has an informal setting, and you can dine alfresco to enjoy the sunshine.

By night, the setting changes to formal and you can sit and gaze at the stars whilst you enjoy your food in the elegant surroundings. For a taste of something different, experience the unique, intimate atmosphere at East. Inspired by Asian cuisine, this restaurant provides a truly authentic experience, guaranteed to delight your taste buds.

When sailing on Ventura, selected restaurants allow you to choose between Club Dining, where you are seated at the same table and dine at the same time each evening, and Freedom Dining where you can opt to have no fixed seating or dining time. With a 24 hour buffet also onboard, you’ll be spoilt for choice at any time of the day.

The quality and variety of the onboard entertainment will astound you; from comedy to live music and karaoke, there is something different for you to enjoy every night.

The Arena Theatre spans two decks and shows full production West End style shows and cabaret for you to get up on your feet and enjoy. This venue also transforms into a cinema screening a mixture of classic films and new releases.

The Havana show lounge; a Cuban themed nightclub will entertain you with cabaret, a live band or DJ, and you can even take part in some karaoke. Dance the night away to the sound of salsa beats with a cocktail in hand to get a real sense of Latin American paradise. If you’re looking for comedy and live music, The Tamarind Club is the perfect place for you. Enjoy the rich colour and opulence of this venue whilst you enjoy the evening’s entertainment.

There are 16 venues to drink onboard, giving you the opportunity to enjoy a different atmosphere and setting every night. For an experience you won’t forget, head to Metropolis; a bar with a panoramic video wall projecting different cityscapes, so you can enjoy a glass of wine ‘in Paris’ one night, and a cocktail ‘in New York’ the next.

When sailing onboard Ventura, you will truly be able to relax and rejuvenate.

The fully equipped gym has an ocean-view and the whirlpool spas, saunas and steam room will leave you feeling completely relaxed and re-energised.

The Oasis Spa with its beautiful sea views is a true haven of tranquillity. Drift into a state of bliss whilst enjoying a range of treatments in one of the most luxurious spa facilities at sea.