Azamara Club Cruises

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Azamara Club - Introduction

This luxury cruise line specialises in their ‘Destination Immersion’ experience, spending longer periods of time at each port to give you the chance to really take in the culture of each destination. You’ll benefit from overnight stays and unique excursions that get to the heart of a city, complemented by market-fresh dining and a bevy of high-end amenities. Azamara Club Cruises go to a wider choice of different ports than any other cruise line. Well known for their special insights into the traditions, heritage, and environment of each destination; Azamara allow you to relax and gain in depth knowledge of your wonderful surroundings. Over 50% of the ports offer late night or overnight stays to give you more time to discover your destination.

Popular Routes

Amazara excels in travelling to more unusual, out-of-the-way ports that you wouldn’t have the chance to experience on larger cruise lines. Expect flexible itineraries carefully curated to give you the most bang for your buck in terms of spectacular scenery. The line will offer 94 countries and 303 different ports in 2019, meaning there are very few places they don’t go! Sail into the heart of Venice, London, Hong Kong, St Petersburg or Bangkok to get up close and personal with the world’s most iconic cities. Another unique aspect of Azamara’s routes is their themed itineraries. This means you can celebrate the New Year in Rio de Janeiro, enjoy the colourful Venice Redentore Festival, or experience the Monaco Grand Prix.

Dining Options

You’ll take your taste buds on a tour around the world when you cruise with Azamara Club. Their chefs specialise in bringing regional flavours into the evening’s menu, so you’ll enjoy a local experience anywhere in the world to complement each port of call. Expect everything from an exclusive Chef’s Table dining experience to nightly five-course menus paired with regional wines in the main dining room.

There are also plenty of specialty dining experiences to indulge in, including the following:

  • Aqualina – Enjoy Italian cuisine both traditional and modern in this stylish restaurant. Chefs course ingredients from local markets for new inspiration.
  • Prime C – Visit the onboard steakhouse for prime cuts of beef cooked to perfect, crab cakes and lobster bisque served in a warm, charming ambience.
  • The Patio – Enjoy the fine weather by dining outdoors at the poolside bar and grill, which is complemented by a frozen yogurt station ‘Swirl and Top’ for healthy snacks on the go.
  • Windows Café – When you’re in the mood for something more casual, check out what the theme of the day is at Windows Café. You could be treated to Mexican, Indian or Italian night with a menu sourced from fresh local ingredients. Live cooking stations bring the dining experience to life!

Drinks Packages

There’s a wide selection of drinks included as part of your cruising experience. Complimentary drinks include standard spirits, house wines, and international beers. However if you wish to enjoy a wider selection of beverages, there are a few packages on hand. The Premium Package includes all the brand-name premium spirits you can drink, whether your tipple of choice is Captain Morgan or Bombay Sapphire. Upgrade to the Ultimate Package for even more choices of specialty drinks, cocktails and non-alcoholic options. Wine packages give you a staggering selection of fine vintages to choose from, ensuring you have a tip top bottle to enjoy in the evening.

Entertainment

Whether you’re an opera fan or musical theatre lover, evening entertainment is always a treat onboard an Azamara Club Cruise ship. Enjoy a unique social opera experience from Miami’s Magic City Opera, or sip a cocktail as you enjoy the intimate musical stylings of New York City cabaret club 54 Below at Sea. Live music awaits at every turn from ABBA night to classical guitar performances. Local dance troupes and musicians bring a touch of regional flavour to the evening proceedings, so you’ll be even more immersed in the culture. You can also bring out your competitive side in the onboard Casino, offering interactive poker games, blackjack, roulette and slot machines.

Beyond the live music, dancing and theatre, there’s also a stimulating schedule of lectures and seminars from some of the world’s foremost experts in their fields. Spend your days learning more about each destination or take part in a sommelier-hosted wine tasting. Culinary demonstrations and computer classes help bring you up to speed with useful new skills to take back home with you. And of course, this being a luxury cruise you’ll be able to shop until you drop in the fleet’s intriguing boutiques where you’ll find fine jewellery, iconic watches and fine cognac all on offer.

Activities and Amenities

Your cruise with Azamara comes with a range of standard amenities to make your stay more comfortable, including shuttle services, concierge services and self-service laundry. Guests staying in suites can enjoy English butler service and an in-suite afternoon tea service, as well as standard luxury touches including French bath products, plush cotton linens, robes and slippers, and ocean views from the veranda.

The Azamara Spa is a highlight of any cruise with its bubbling saltwater baths, facial glow services, and body sculpting treatments to leave you pampered from top to toe. You can even get a tooth whitening treatment at sea for a brighter smile! Enjoy the detoxifying properties of a seaweed massage or feel stress melt away with warming volcanic basalt stones.

There’s a fully equipped fitness centre on hand as well, with complimentary group classes giving you the chance to try sunset yoga, cycling, or Pilates on the deck. Take a nutrition class for some new lifestyle tips, or head to the gym for a treadmill and weights workout with an ocean view. Customised personal training is on hand if you need a little extra motivation.

Service Charges

Amazara Club Cruises are all-inclusive so your fare includes service charges for the dining room staff, bar staff and stateroom attendants. However, if you choose to use the spa services, these gratuities aren’t included. A standard 18% service charge applies.

Dress Code

Despite its upscale ambience, a cruise with Azamara doesn’t involve any formal evenings. The dress code is resort casual to allow guests to wear what they’re most comfortable in. Examples of resort casual include casual dresses, trousers, jackets, skirts and blouses for women; or trousers, polo shirts and sweaters for men. However, one thing to bear in mind is that no swimwear, shorts, jeans or vest tops are allowed in the dining areas.