Refit has improved Oceana, a ship we like. CRUISE SPOILT BY NOISE AT NIGHT If you want a good nights sleep and the ability to get to sleep before midnight DO NOT BOOK CABIN C510. For whatever reason the noise from from lower deck venues comes up through 2 decks into the cabin, this carries on until midnight and beyond. Loud cheers of guests watching sporting events, entertainers singing and shouting etc. NEVER BOOK C510. 2 days in Dubai, 2 days in Abu Dhabi and visits to other UAE states and the Oman. Free shuttle buses in all ports of call were very good. Overall Oceana has benefited from her 2017/18 refit and does not look as tired as she did before. We dined in the Beach House twice and found the food and service excellent, food in the self service was adequate but nothing special although the staff were friendly and helpful, only blip was the very poor omelette station at breakfast. The entertainment by the Headliners Theatre Company was outstanding, good singers and excellent dancers made their shows well worth seeing. Overall a good cruise spoilt by a Noisy Cabin.

CRUISE SPOILT BY NOISE AT NIGHT

Oceana Cruise Review by johnr21

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Trip Details
  • Sail Date: January 2019
  • Destination: Middle East
  • Cabin Type: Inside Twin with Shower
Refit has improved Oceana, a ship we like.

CRUISE SPOILT BY NOISE AT NIGHT

If you want a good nights sleep and the ability to get to sleep before midnight DO NOT BOOK CABIN C510.

For whatever reason the noise from from lower deck venues comes up through 2 decks into the cabin, this carries on until midnight and beyond. Loud cheers of guests watching sporting events, entertainers singing and shouting etc. NEVER BOOK C510.

2 days in Dubai, 2 days in Abu Dhabi and visits to other UAE states and the Oman. Free shuttle buses in all ports of call were very good. Overall Oceana has benefited from her 2017/18 refit and does not look as tired as she did before. We dined in the Beach House twice and found the food and service excellent, food in the self service was adequate but nothing special although the staff were friendly and helpful, only blip was the very poor omelette station at breakfast.

The entertainment by the Headliners Theatre Company was outstanding, good singers and excellent dancers made their shows well worth seeing.

Overall a good cruise spoilt by a Noisy Cabin.
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Inside Twin with Shower
Cabin OB C510
If you want a good nights sleep and the ability to get to sleep before midnight DO NOT BOOK CABIN C510.

For whatever reason the noise from from lower deck venues comes up through 2 decks into the cabin, this carries on until midnight and beyond. Loud cheers of guests watching sporting events, entertainers singing and shouting etc. NEVER BOOK C510
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