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Oceania Regatta Cruise Reviews

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Very Good

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Average

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52 Oceania Regatta Cruise Reviews


howardk686 avatar

howardk686

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Missed ports, average food, service far below what it once was

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Oceania admits they charge more because they offer SIZE, SERVICE, and PORTS. All we got on this cruise was Size. Our renovated cabin had a large depression in the floor next to the bed that was a major tripping ...
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Sail Date January 2020


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Cdtravellers

1 Review Written

20 Helpful Votes

Failed to meet any expectations

We chose this cruise based on itinerary, since we wanted to visit several islands. I had read rave reviews of the food, but that’s so subjective I didn’t have real expectations. The food was very ...
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Sail Date March 2019


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Doubt It

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Oceania & Regatta Delivered Poor Product

There are many reviews of this poor cruise already posted. I support the information and analysis and conclusions reached by the reviewers as well as information and analysis in the current thread on the ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Lysalu

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

A huge disappointment

The employees at Oceania Cruises with the highest salaries must certainly be those paid to create the beautiful brochures which describe in detail the cruises and shore excursions that one will experience aboard ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Katie VM

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Cancelled Ports=Disappointing Cruise

After much research, we chose this sailing because of the nine ports of call included in the itinerary, which means fewer days at sea of course. We boarded the ship in San Francisco on Mon. Oct 8 with a 6 pm ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Cruising TBD

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Oceania Failed To Deliver

This was our first, and last, Oceania cruise. As other reviews on this voyage have noted, Oceania failed to deliver a premium cruise and their arrogance towards the guests was visible and disgusting. The one ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Quamma

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Another long expensive boat ride

We chose this cruise because of the great intinerary, half of which we never got to see. Before we even left San Francisco it was announced that we would be skipping three of the ports and we got to Costa Rica too ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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ABoatNerd

3 Reviews Written

59 Helpful Votes

Oceania Fail on Product, Sailing and Treatment of Guests

Oceania Regatta – Panama Canal – From San Francisco to Miami – 18 Days – October 8 to 26, 2018 This voyage was a significant disappointment to me, my spouse and members of our group. It is doubtful if ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Traveller4774

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Three and A Half Ports Deleted - Why?

We selected this cruise for it's itinerary - San Francisco to Miami with stops in Catallina, Cabo San Lucas, Acapulco, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama, Columbia and Havana. On day one an announcement ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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ppandgg

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Oceania failure

I have been on 2 previous Oceania cruises and chose this one because it left from San Francisco to many ports I hadn't visited and through the Panama Canal. Unfortunately, we changed itinerary for 8 days due to a ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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charlottencgirl

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointing..............

We had always wanted to go to Alaska - chose 4 days pre cruise in Denali - expensivel rip off for 3 actual hours in park. They dont bother to tell you the Mtn is actually 90 miles away from park..... Restaurants ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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shaggybone

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Port of calls cancelled and shortened, very poor customer relations service.

We chose this cruise line and ship due to its small size (approx 650 passengers) and having gone on an extended and enjoyable cruise last year with them to New Zealand and Australia. This year's cruise from Honolulu ...
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Sail Date March 2018


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Tyco321

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Disappointing Experience

We chose this cruise based on the cruise line’s reputation and itinerary. This was our first Oceania cruise and it left a bad taste. The cruise was scheduled to be at sea for three out of ten days. On the first ...
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Sail Date April 2018


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Traveling Ted

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

First and last cruise with Oceania, very dissatisfied

This cruise was to celebrate our 50th anniversary and we had always wanted to travel to Tahiti and French Polynesia, plus the stops in Hawaii were also of interest. We have been to Hawaii before and were looking ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Jacra

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Disappointed!

Our trip of a life time - circumnavigating Australia. 1.Advertised as best gourmet dining at sea - not so! Boring watery vegetables, mashed potatoes like soup, tough lobster and meat etc etc 2. One excursion ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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PaulMCO

12 Reviews Written

45 Helpful Votes

Food highlight -- roaches in the pasta -- killed our taste for Terrace

Summary: A most disappointing cruise with Oceania. With essentially 3 missed tender ports, 3 evacuations for medical reasons, mechanical issues with the PA system that forced 1 missed port and one delayed port, ...
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Sail Date December 2017


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sfernald

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Regatta went totally dead in the water on hour out of Honolulu and was towed in

We found what we believed to be and should have been a once in a lifetime 18 day paradise cruise to the South Pacific. It was an anniversary so we went big and purchased a Vista Suite. Left from San Diego on Nov ...
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Sail Date November 2017


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Moog

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Disappointed Again

I have been on six Oceania cruises. The first was June 2009 Rome to Istanbul.We ate in the Grand Dining Room. It was beautiful. The service was great and the food amazing. Just like what one would expect in the ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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claycruisers

2 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Inconsistent Serice

This was our 5th Oceania cruise, but the 1st one on one of the smaller ships (have always been on Riviera or Marina) -- and we will never travel on the smaller ship again. We understood that the cabins would be ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Kris M

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Stressed crew; poor excursions; inferior service for those of us quarantined

We picked Oceania because friends had commented that its food was among the best of all cruise lines. That wasn't our experience, especially compared with Silver Seas. When the ship set sail from Lima, it was ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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kewluke

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Disappointing

This was our first cruise with Oceania. We chose this cruise because of the wonderful itinerary. We arrived a week early to tour Cusco, the Sacred Valley, and, of course, Machu Picchu. all of this part of the trip ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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Marand62

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Never again

This was our first cruise with Oceania, and will almost certainly be our last. We were unfortunate enough to board at a time when gastrointestinal disease had taken hold on the ship. This can happen on any ship, ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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miller8585

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

First and Last Time on Oceania

We've cruised many different lines and this was the absolute worse experience. Staff were unfriendly and had difficulty understanding English. The food was good but not the culinary experience we were expecting. ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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bartekmak

5 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Infected ship

We chose this cruise for its itinerary. But it turned out to be disaster. Ship came back from Ushuaia and Machu Pichu infected with GI problems and influenza. Passengers were quarantined in their cabins and ship was ...
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Sail Date March 2017


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cruiseteachers

5 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Poor shore excursions impacted our enjoyment

We had not been to the Amazon before and chose this cruise for its Itinerary. We chose Oceania because we have sailed with them before enjoying their high quality dining, and excellent service. In part, this ...
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Sail Date November 2016


Regatta Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.03.9
Dining5.04.2
Entertainment3.53.4
Public Rooms4.04.3
Fitness Recreation4.53.8
Family2.01
Enrichment4.53.5
Service5.04.3
Value For Money4.53.4
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