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.
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.
By: Smith, Ipswich on 20th Jul 2018
Overall an excellent trip with about 640 other passengers from all over the world, including China.
By: Wills, Lympstone on 6th Feb 2018
One of the best cruise lines are Asmara Cruise lines you pay more but worth every penny and indeed they look after you.
Azamara Quest has the ambience of an old world country club with stunning interiors, spacious public rooms & an outdoor pool.Azamara Quest Cruises
Some of the notable features of the Azamara Journey include an Astral Spa with an acupuncture suite and a therapy pool.Azamara Journey Cruises
Amazara 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.
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.
"Beautiful ship, super clean and tastefully decorated. Nothing too much trouble for the staff who were always smiling. The little luxury touches made the trip extra special."
"The main entrance is surprisingly large for a small ship. The terrace restaurant offers enough seating and the Patio lunch bar has the nicest burgers and light meals."
"Such a classy ship! The subtle décor means it has a nice flow to it. It’s cosy but airy, darkly furnished but light at the same time – a masterclass in design."
"Pursuit definitely lives up to Azamara’s standards. It offers the luxury and elegance you would expect from a 5* cruise line. The cabins are of a generous size & the ships are small, friendly & intimate."
Azamara Quest's White Evening Experience
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You’ll take your taste buds on a tour around the world when you cruise with Azamara. 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:
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.
Whether you’re an opera fan or musical theatre lover, evening entertainment is always a treat onboard an Azamara 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.
Expect to find a welcome basket of fruit, flat screen TV, cotton bathrobes, slippers, fresh cut flowers, turndown treats, 24 hour room service and the use of an umbrella and binoculars, whatever kind of room you’re staying in.
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.
If you join the Azamara Loyalty club “Le Club Voyage”, you can expect to enjoy lots of perks including:
It’s the added extras that make Azamara different from the other cruise lines out there.
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