Excellent cruise on the lovely Aurora

Aurora Cruise Review to Canaries

Cruises: 7+ cruises
Reviews: 2
Helpful Votes: 30

Overall rating:

4.1 out of 5
Aurora

Portugal and Canary Islands

Sail date: July 21, 2019

Ship: Aurora

Cabin type: Balcony

Traveled as: Singles/Friends

Reviewed: 2 years ago

Review summary

Excellent cruise. Ship, food and crew very good. Good atmosphere on board, entertainment was not so good. Food was the best we have experienced on recent cruises, for a change the sirloin steaks were edible. There were quite a few days at sea but not many activities apart from the norm. Ports on the whole were ok but why they keep on going to Gran canaria beats me. We did the HOHO tour for which P&O sell the tickets. We seemed to do a tour of the most derelict areas of Gran Canaria. No one got off the bus as the stops were pretty unimpressive. In spite of this we had a great time and are looking forward to our next cruise in October

Embarkation

4 out of 5
Not quite as slick as in the past

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Only used the MDR and Beach House and they were excellent

Onboard Activities

2 out of 5

Entertainment

3 out of 5

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

5 out of 5

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Excellent steward who kept the cabin very clean

Ports of call

Funchal, Madeira

4 out of 5
No excursion

La Palma, Canary Islands

5 out of 5
Excellent. No excursion

Gran Canaria

1 out of 5

Lanzarote

3 out of 5
We visited on a Sunday so a lot of shops etc were closed

La Coruna, Spain

4 out of 5

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
One o& the best
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