• Write a Review
  • Boards
  • Log In

Oceania Regatta Cruise Reviews

Oceania
Regatta
Destination
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

155

Very Good

76

Average

66

Poor

52

Terrible

25

Cruise type

66 Oceania Regatta Cruise Reviews


MAC0904 avatar

MAC0904

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

If the missed ports were the only problems.....

|

I was worried that Oceania would ruin me for all other cruise lines. Oceania was my first luxury cruise. All previous cruises I had been on were main line cruise companies; Carnival, Celebrity, Norwegian, Princess ...
Read More

Sail Date February 2020


jagoceaniaregatta avatar

jagoceaniaregatta

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Average for a so-called luxury cruise liner.

I paid over $14,000 for a solo stateroom for a 31 days luxury cruise. OCI's confirmation brochure informed that an automatic 18% gratuities would be added to my account. I called the cruise planner stating that ...
Read More

Sail Date December 2019


tamurfin avatar

tamurfin

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Cruise to Australia & Nz - not good!

Billed as hi end luxury to Aus & NZ with exciting stops. Was average cruise but 3-4 times what it was worth. Very dissapointed with kangaroos &koalas tour, few kang in trees, two koalas - do not go on morning ...
Read More

Sail Date January 2020


simchabayla avatar

simchabayla

7 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Inconsiderate

We chose this cruise, back-to-back, San Francisco to Papeete and then on to Sydney, because of the itinerary and we have been pleased so far. This is our second Oceania cruise. The weather has been great, the ...
Read More

Sail Date November 2019


EagleJames avatar

EagleJames

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Service with an attitude

Oceania regulars organized this Alaska cruise for a party of 10. Our cabin was very nice and the best service on the ship was our room attendants. The wait staff in the restaurants were either over-worked or ...
Read More

Sail Date August 2019


Potofstout avatar

Potofstout

3 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

Below expectations

18 months previously, my wife and I did a cruise on Oceania Insignia, which was quite enjoyable. This cruise on the Oceania Regatta was a disappointment. Unfortunately for the Regatta, we had just done a cruise on ...
Read More

2 photos

Sail Date November 2018


Mteriors avatar

Mteriors

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

The Glaciers Did Not Glisten

On March 21, 2012, I received the news that no person ever wants to hear . . . "You have cancer!" Thus began my journey up through today toward recover from breast cancer. And what a journey it has been! In ...
Read More

Sail Date September 2018


PM1225 avatar

PM1225

9 Reviews Written

96 Helpful Votes

Good Cruise But not without issues

My wife and I are frequent cruisers and chose this cruise as an alternative to the all inclusive lines where we always are charged for something we don't take part in. We also used this cruise to determine if we ...
Read More

Sail Date May 2018


ccpuff04 avatar

ccpuff04

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Sort of disappointing . . . 25% of ports cancelled . . .

Just an OK cruise with a few disappointments . . . we have sailed on Oceania before, this cruise one of our least favorite. Panama Canal from Miami to San Francisco. We did get to Cuba which was fascinating to say ...
Read More

Sail Date May 2018


BetsyT avatar

BetsyT

5 Reviews Written

20 Helpful Votes

Loved the Ship ... The Ports, Not So Much

We decided to cruise to the Caribbean for our 40th wedding anniversary, and chose Oceania because we had a wonderful experience a few years ago cruising on the Marina to the Mediterranean. We were confident that ...
Read More

Sail Date April 2018


Tidalmist avatar

Tidalmist

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Yet another missed port.

We chose this cruise as an end of winter getaway to the lovely Caribbean. Embarkation was efficient and we were on board within minutes. Disembarkation was on time and also efficient. The ship is old but clean ...
Read More

Sail Date April 2018


MikeandGabby avatar

MikeandGabby

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Oceania Regatta is pseudo luxury

Embarkation: Quick and easy. Port of Miami employees were friendly and helpful. Passengers: The person who penned Oceania brochure's "country club casual" dress code might want to spend some time on Regatta ...
Read More

Sail Date April 2018


Trekker954 avatar

Trekker954

16 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

CDC Restrictions, Medavacs, Missed ports. and Lack of Communication

I chose this cruise for the itinerary. Not a fan of sea days, but the ports were interesting, as was the panama canal and Havana stop. Embarkation in Honolulu was good and bad. There was no one to help us ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2018


Navy cruiser avatar

Navy cruiser

1 Review Written

5 Helpful Votes

Disappointing Cruise

We chose this cruise for the itinerary and our previous experience on Oceania. However, our cruise on the Regatta left much to be desired. We found the service in the Main Dining Room to be extremely slow. ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2018


weejit3 avatar

weejit3

4 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Panama transit was fabulous

This was our first cruise on Oceania. The itinerary hit several of our bucket list locations and we had always wanted to sail on a small ship, so booking was kind of a no-brainer. The prior cruise had been hit ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2018


Franvan avatar

Franvan

1 Review Written

Ok, but not great

Good deal on single room price to a destination I had never been before. Getting there was a challenge. Flight from Minneapolis was 2 hours late. Had to change terminals in Los Angeles and since changing ...
Read More

Sail Date May 2017


katamarom avatar

katamarom

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great for hotel and catering - somewhat disappointed with the timing

Our first cruise with Oceania, and second cruise overall. Service was excellent. Lots of nationalities on board and they gave a really welcoming feeling. They also cared about the guests : when my wife got ...
Read More

Sail Date August 2017


22Mermaid avatar

22Mermaid

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

So long, summer cruising

Oceania generally offers an excellent experience. But not in the summer!! Our Alaska cruise was overrun with undisciplined kids. We could have saved packing our swimsuits, sunscreen, deck shoes and coverups, ...
Read More

Sail Date August 2017


sixsmiles avatar

sixsmiles

2 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

Would not book this cruise again...:-(

Before I begin, let me say that I had a fabulous trip a few years ago on Oceania's Riviera in the Mediterranean. It was superb in every way possible, so my view of the Regatta suffered in comparison. I realize my ...
Read More

Sail Date July 2017


Catlover54 avatar

Catlover54

17 Reviews Written

217 Helpful Votes

Awesome Alaska, less than Awesome Oceania Regatta Dining

My husband and I have done roughly a dozen cruises on various luxury lines, and I have done two others on mainstream line Holland America (including in a Neptune Suite), so the review below compares the cruise on ...
Read More

Sail Date June 2017


MinxInWA avatar

MinxInWA

1 Review Written

23 Helpful Votes

Let Regatta be "forgotta"...

Ultimately forgettable Regatta... EMBARKING: *We arrived by private car, so our arrival experience will be different than if you are arriving on a cruise arranged bus.* If arriving Seattle to park in a ...
Read More

Sail Date June 2017


shar4813 avatar

shar4813

3 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Alaska cruise

The Regatta is a very nice ship. The crew and staff were very nice. I thought it would be special cruise. I found that this ship is not any different than any of the others we we have been on. The entertainment ...
Read More

Sail Date May 2017


texasjan avatar

texasjan

3 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

Very disappointed. Not worth the price tag!

We wanted to go through the Panama Canal with a different line to have a variety of ports and experiences. I had heard good reviews of Oceania. We thought it would be a nice change. The first impression was of ...
Read More

Sail Date April 2017


Mary Jaqua avatar

Mary Jaqua

5 Reviews Written

44 Helpful Votes

Probably last time

Having cruised with Oceania before for a total of 63 days on two cruises, we knew what to expect. Small cabins (even the conceriage cabins have only 165 sq ft of living area) and a buffet that is overcrowded ...
Read More

Sail Date March 2017


bnaysrl avatar

bnaysrl

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Outstanding service but disappointing food and shore excursions

This was a spur of the moment decision made 3-months before embarkation. A deeply discounted price and exotic destinations on the Amazon River got us to book. We were not even considering a 2017 cruise. My wife ...
Read More

Sail Date February 2017


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
Never Miss a Deal!
Subscribe and Save
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Find a Cruise

Easily compare prices from multiple sites with one click

Other Oceania Ship Cruise Reviews

  • Insignia Cruise Reviews




Want to cruise smarter?
Get expert advice, insider tips and more.
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.