ms Ventura Cruise Ship Profile

Ship Features, Itinerary, News, Photos, Review, Accommodations, Notable Rooms, Dining Venues, Kid's Areas, Deck Plan, Outdoor Spaces, Smoking Sections


Ship News

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CDC Sanitation Ratings

2011 Rating 99 (Jan)
2019 Rating 100 (Nov)

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The Ventura spends winters in the Caribbean and summers in the Mediterranean.

Please visit the P&O website for complete listings.

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Deck Plan

Cirque Deck

Sports Court, Golf Nets

Sky Deck


Sports Deck

The White Room, The Retreat

Sun Deck

Toy Box, Jumping Jacks, Nursery, Den, Decibels, Breaker's Bar, Endless Pool, Oasis Spa & Salon, Gymnasium

Lido Deck

Beach house, Terrace Bar, Waterside, Beachcomber Pool & Spa, Laguna Pool, Frankie's, Passenger Staterooms

Riviera Deck

Terrace Pool, Passenger Staterooms

A Deck

Passenger Staterooms

B Deck

Passenger Staterooms

C Deck

Passenger Staterooms

D Deck

Passenger Staterooms

E Deck

Passenger Staterooms

Promenade Deck

Havana, East, Tamarind Club, Red Bar, Glass House, Arena Theater, Shopping

F Deck

Bay Tree Restaurant, Saffron Restaurant, Shopping, The Exchange, The Peninsular, The Arena Theater, Passenger Staterooms

P Deck

Cinnamon Restaurant, Tazzine, Art Gallery, Passenger Staterooms

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ships > P&O > Ventura



P&O Cruises Ventura at sea

The Ventura is a large, family-friendly ship that always stays busy. There are plenty of places to indulge in the best to eat, exciting children's programs, and an opulent two-deck theater for the evening's entertainment. Stay busy on the sports court or kick back by the on board pools with a cocktail from one of the sixteen bars onboard.

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Launched: 2007

Registry: Bermuda


GRT: 116,017

Length: 956 ft.

Draught: 26 ft.

Speed: 22 knots

Passengers: 3,192

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Standard Amenities

Daily steward service, TV, radio and telephone, hairdryer, refrigerator and safe, tea/coffee making facilities, air conditioning, picture window* (outside cabins) or picture mirror* (inside cabins), vanity/writing desk and chair, wardrobe and drawer space.

Stateroom sizes

Inside sq. ft.
Outside sq. ft.
Balcony sq. ft. including balcony
Suite sq. ft. including balcony
Suite sq. ft. including balcony


Additional Suite amenities:

• Two lower beds convertible to a king-size bed 
• Bathroom with shower over full-size whirlpool bath and WC 
• Separate guest WC 
• Iron, ironing board and trouser press 
• Lounge area with sofa, table and chairs
• Additional TV DVD player 
• Mini stereo
• Floor to ceiling sliding glass doors leading to balcony with table and chairs, steamers and footstool

Special touches: Butler service (inclusive but optional), Mineral water on arrival, Luxurious premier pamper pack, Coffee machine, Bathrobe and slippers, Magazine and newspaper selection, Atlas and binoculars, Fruit basket, flowers, champagne and chocolates on arrival, Daily canapés.

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Dining Venues

$=Specialty dining, surcharge applies

Saffron & Bay Tree Restaurants

Main dining with formal seating serving a five-course menu nightly.

Cinnamon Restaurant

A freedom dining venue lets you choose when to dine on a sumptuous five-course dinner.


A luxurious coffee lounge with special treats created by Marco Pierre White. Pick up cookies, pastries and savory snacks to delight your palette.

Beach House

This family buffet-style venue will offer a variety of children's favorites, plus more sophisticated fare of Marco Pierre White's creation.

Glass House

An informal haven of good food and wine, pair the evening's signature meal with a glass recommended by sommelier Olly Smith.

The White Room ($)

Inspired by the city hotels of Florence and Venice, dine on authentic Italian dishes by Marco Pierre White. Lunch is relaxed an informal while dinner is a romantic affair.

East ($)

A contemporary restaurant the draws upon the dishes of Asia and Pacific Rim for imaginative, succulent dishes elegantly presented.

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Notable Rooms

Arena Theater

Enjoy West-End style entertainment, cabaret, and other presentations in a top-notch theater setting.


Try your luck at the craps tables. Or, if that's not your style, held for the slot machines, black jack, roulette and more.

Havana Show Lounge

Warm up your voice for evening karaoke, or stretch your legs on the dance floor.

Tamarind Club

Laugh the night away to onboard comedians or enjoy live music.


An innovative 20 meter floor-to-ceiling video wall displays dramatic cityscapes, so you might gaze 'out' upon Paris, New York or Sydney as you sip your favorite apéritif.

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