Britannia homeports from Southampton and spends her days cruising the oceans of the Caribbean and Northern Europe.  Seven nights will have you discovering Norway, France, Spain and the Netherlands, while 12 to 14 nights could have you basking in the sun of the Canary Islands, Italy and Portugal or exploring the cultural cities on the Baltics, Scandinavia and Russia.

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Britannia, Our Flagship

Inspired by P&O UK’s past. Designed for the future. There has never been a more stylish way to see the world!

Nothing beats the feeling of stepping on board a new ship for the first time, and whether you are new to cruising, or a veteran of the high seas, your moments on board our new cruise ship, Britannia, designed by world-leading interior design experts, are sure to be truly memorable.

Designed for the modern British holidaymaker
Combining the excitement of cruising with the sophistication of a five-star hotel, Britannia isn’t just the biggest ship ever built exclusively for the British market – she’s the most glamorous too. Your first moments on board are sure to be truly memorable as the spectacular ‘starbust’ centrepiece of her atrium comes into view.

Perfect for families
Britannia offers the perfect balance, bringing the opportunity to enjoy quality time together as well as time separately. From hassle-free mealtimes to carefree days out, we really have got it all covered.

Great for adults
Step aboard and find everything you need for a relaxing holiday including plenty of restaurants, bars, pools, a luxurious spa, a gym, a theatre and shops.

Places to socialise

Social Spots

Deck Bars
With no less than four deck bars, whether you need a thirst-quencher, want to celebrate sail away or have a hankering for ‘cocktail of the day’, our attentive bar stewards will be on hand.

Nothing beats a lazy morning or a languorous afternoon, coffee and magazine in hand. Java offers just the place with an open-air terrace, comfy seating and a tempting selection of pastries and cakes.

Just the place for a coffee and a spot of people-watching, no one should ever be lost for words in Britannia‘s atrium. With its intricate ‘starburst’ chandelier, it provides quite a talking point.


Serenity Pool & Bar
A dedicated space for peace and quiet- take a dip, order your favourite drink and relax!

The Crow’s Nest
Combining traditional nautical touches with a real sense of modernity. By day, it’s all about the view. By evening, piano music and cocktails transform the mood.

Blue Bar
Elegant. Sophisticated. Refined. The Blue Bar will find you cosseted in the ship’s very heart with a view of Britannia‘s stunning starburst sculpture and a cocktail list in hand.


Food & dining on Britannia

Main dining options:

  • Medina
  • Peninsular
  • Oirental
  • Afternoon tea

Casual dining options:

  • Horizon
  • Lido grill
  • Grab & Go
  • Room service

Our Signature Select dining:

  • The Epicurean
  • Sindhu
  • The Glass House
  • The Limelight Club
  • Market Caf
  • Celebrity chef hosted dinners


Britannia‘s outstanding entertainment & activities…

There’s never a dull moment on board Britannia. Whether you’re a dance-the-night-away kind of gal or a chap who enjoys nothing more than a bit of British wit, when it comes to entertainment and things to do we’ve something for everyone.

  • Headliners theater
  • The Limelight Club
  • The Live Lounge
  • The Studio
  • The Crystal Room
  • Deck shows


There’s never a dull moment on board Britannia

Stepping aboard you’ll find this ship a destination in its own right, with plenty of daily activities to keep you busy, bars, pools, sports and shops.

You can relax by the pool, catch a film or enjoy a cookery demo. At sea away from the rigours of routine the world unfolds at a leisurely pace and you have time to do as little or as much as you please.

  • Sea day activities
  • Family and kids’ clubs
  • The Cookery Club
  • Art collection
  • Shopping
  • Relax by the pool


  • Gross Tonnage: 143,000
  • Length: 330m
  • Max Beam: 44m
  • Draft: 8.3m
  • Cruising Speed: 21.9 knots


With service of choice, our bonus discounts are available online or by phone.
Book By 17-04-2020

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