Enjoyable and relaxing Canaries cruise

Ventura Cruise Review to Canaries

Cruises: 2-3 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 20

Overall rating:

4.9 out of 5
Ventura

Canary Islands

Sail date: October 29, 2017

Ship: Ventura

Cabin type: Balcony

Cabin number: C325

Traveled as: Couple

Reviewed: 4 years ago

Review summary

Very enjoyable and not over expensive, however we thought the trips offered were overpriced.excellent service from all personnel , excellent range of food and entertainment

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Excellent and very quick and smooth operation

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
All food areas offered a wide range of choices to suit all tastes, could have had a wider range of diabetic choices

Onboard Activities

3 out of 5
Only visited the adults only pool and thought it quite small as only enough room for a few people only at a time to swim, also access to pool was difficult due to a lot of steep steps.

Entertainment

5 out of 5
Thoroughly enjoyed all aspects of entertainment provided during the whole cruise, good assortment.

Children's Programs

We had no children with so unable to comment

Service and Staff

5 out of 5
Service from all members of the entire ships compliment was second to none, helpful cheerful and always happy to answer any questions. Made the cruise very pleasurable

Ship Quality

5 out of 5
Once we got to know where things were which didn’t take long design is excellent, very clean and well maintained

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Comfort and cleanliness was excellent, size was adequate for length of cruise. Disappointed that balcony was overlooked by people above and by some below

Ship tip

Be prepared for long queues in the buffet restaurants.

Ports of call

Southampton (London), England

5 out of 5

Lisbon, Portugal

5 out of 5
Nice port easy for sightseeing.

Tenerife, Canary Islands

5 out of 5
Port easy again for sightseeing and shopping, did the trip to extinct volcano and thoroughly enjoyed the beautiful scenery

Gran Canaria

5 out of 5
Again nice clean port, good sightseeing and shopping, another volcano trip but nowhere near as good as Tenerife

La Palma, Canary Islands

5 out of 5
Excellent port for shopping, nice scenery

Funchal, Madeira

5 out of 5
Beautiful port, excellent sightseeing and shopping. However we went on the excursion to the farmers market and botanical gardens, the market was thoroughly disappointing although the gardens were excellent.

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
Cannot fault disembarkation, very smooth and well organised very enjoyable
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