• Write a Review
  • Boards
  • Log In

Azamara Journey Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean from Athens (Piraeus)

Azamara
Azamara Journey
Eastern Mediterranean
Athens

Traveler rating

Excellent

27

Very Good

12

Average

2

Poor

2

Terrible

1

Cruise type

Luxury Cruises

45

Gay & Lesbian Cruises

45

Romantic Cruises

45

Senior Cruises

45

Fitness Cruises

45

45 Azamara Journey Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Europe - Eastern Mediterranean from Athens (Piraeus)


debcip avatar

debcip

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Casual and Relaxed Mediterranean Cruise

|

We (family of 4 including parents and 2 adult children) were on the Journey in May 2018 for the Greek Islands to Italy 8-day cruise. We chose this cruise as we had previously done this itinerary, and wanted to ...
Read More

Sail Date May 2018


sssxguy avatar

sssxguy

7 Reviews Written

50 Helpful Votes

Piraeus to Civitavecchia: Upmarket but not ultra-luxury

After recent cruises with Silversea and Crystal, chose this port-intensive eastern Mediterranean itinerary for our preferred dates. We liked Journey’s Resort Casual atmosphere, but you get the room size you pay ...
Read More

Sail Date May 2018


samba10 avatar

samba10

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Way too expensive

We chose this cruise for the itinerary and it as great. Ephesus was unbelievable and the private excursion was noteworthy. There were several great features and some poor features. The captain was delightful and ...
Read More

Sail Date May 2018


Wander58 avatar

Wander58

15 Reviews Written

44 Helpful Votes

Athens to Dubai on the Azamara Journey

Our first cruise with Azamara was the 17-night trip from Athens to Dubai on the Journey. The entire experience was perfect from booking through disembarkation. We chose this voyage specifically for the itinerary ...
Read More

Sail Date October 2017


Tidalmist avatar

Tidalmist

3 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Port Intensive Cruise to the Middle East

We sailed on the Azamara Journey 18 months ago and really enjoyed it so we decided to book this cruise from Athens to Dubai. We arrived after 2:30 pm so embarkation was a breeze. The ship came out of dry dock just ...
Read More

Sail Date October 2017


ian67 avatar

ian67

10 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

A Memorable Journey

After four years we returned to Azamara because of the route - from Piraeus to Dubai through the Suez Canal and Red Sea. It actually appeared as good value for money and we had loved Azamara in the past. We flew ...
Read More

Sail Date October 2017


erp2017 avatar

erp2017

1 Review Written

Arabic Azamara

Great trip with friends sightseeing parts of the world that we hadn't considered before, especially the Suez Canal and the Red Sea. Although a small sample, the various visits gave a good appreciation of Arab ...
Read More

Sail Date October 2017


alvanqc avatar

alvanqc

1 Review Written

Great itinerary, ship could use some improvements.

Itinerary and reputation. The itinerary took us to Athens, Agios Nicoleos, Suez Canal, Safaga(Luxor), Aqaba(Petra), Salalah, Mucat and Dubai. The specialty restaurants were very good (Aquafina & Prime C), the others ...
Read More

Sail Date October 2017


PirateWife avatar

PirateWife

2 Reviews Written

9 Helpful Votes

Close to perfect

We chose this cruise because of the pricing, OBC, and itinerary. The Azamara Journey crew worked hard to prevent a ship wide outbreak of a GI virus and were successful. Someone(s) foolishly ate some street food. ...
Read More

Sail Date October 2017


Seanisabel avatar

Seanisabel

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

A blast on Azamara Journey

It was our first time on Azamara and we wanted to celebrate our wedding anniversary in style. We had a wonderful time cruising Creek Islands and were very lucky with worm and sunny weather. Our room was always ...
Read More

Sail Date October 2017


AlibeeWW avatar

AlibeeWW

2 Reviews Written

7 Helpful Votes

Not perfect, but close

Having previously traveled on Celebrity and Royal I wasn't sure what to expect. I really like the small ship feel and the personal interaction with the staff and crew. Entertainment was adequate since this was a ...
Read More

Sail Date October 2017


selzhouses avatar

selzhouses

2 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

All the little things they do add to the value and experience!

My wife and I were looking for something special to do for our 40th Anniversary. We cruise annually to the Caribbean but wanted something more special - so we looked at a European Cruise. We originally were ...
Read More

2 photos

Sail Date October 2017


English Tim avatar

English Tim

8 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Silver Wedding Celebration

Priority embarkation, a perk of being in a suite, was a breeze and we were onboard in no time at all. We were each offered a glass of fizz or orange juice. We had a light lunch in Windows then found our Club ...
Read More

Sail Date October 2017


1901Phil avatar

1901Phil

4 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

As good as ever

We chose this cruise for the itinerary. We particularly wanted to revist Ephesus, Chania and Rhodes. We prebooked a small group 4wd safari with Chania Adventures and then found we were the only passengers. Nassos ...
Read More

Sail Date October 2017


suebee1600 avatar

suebee1600

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Azamazing Cruise

We just returned from an incredible 9 day cruise with Azamara from Athens to Barcelona. Everything from the stateroom, food, restaurants, bars, entertainment and most of all the staff was the highest quality. The ...
Read More

Sail Date May 2017


blpdbp avatar

blpdbp

1 Review Written

12 Helpful Votes

Rip Off - Imagine this is a luxury cruise which charges $29.95/day for Internet

Rip Off - Imagine this is a luxury cruise which charges $29.95/day for Internet Additionally, they charge $30 for the Specialty Restaurant PER PERSON We have been on several luxury and non Luxury cruises and ...
Read More

Sail Date May 2017


Raq1490 avatar

Raq1490

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

11 Day Cruise from Athens

We loved the Aramara experience! We've cruised with Disney, Royal Caribbean and Carnival in the past, but this was very different. The food was great and that includes the Greek buffet that was served on our sea ...
Read More

Sail Date August 2016


ajb1605 avatar

ajb1605

3 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

So nearly

Never waste your money on a Club Continent Suite unless you like going to bed late and getting up early - the action on deck 9 will keep you awake. Having said that, the perks of our butler, who was amazing, the ...
Read More

Sail Date August 2016


ILiveinTN avatar

ILiveinTN

2 Reviews Written

13 Helpful Votes

Small Ship but Something for Everyone Over 40

Azamara Journey Cruise Review 10 Night Greek Isles & Adriatic Voyage June 23 – July 3 2016 After reading Azamara Journey reviews since January 2016, I had high expectations for our June 23 cruise out of ...
Read More

Sail Date June 2016


comas avatar

comas

2 Reviews Written

4 Helpful Votes

A Good Cruise

This was our third cruise with Azamara, chosen mainly for the itinerary. We stayed one night prior to embarkation at the Hilton, Athens. This was part of the package. Arrival in Athens was mid afternoon and about ...
Read More

Sail Date June 2016


TurtleBreath avatar

TurtleBreath

3 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

First Time Azamara Cruise

Embarkation in Piraeus was easy. As our taxi pulled up to the cruise terminal in Piraeus, an Azamara rep with a clipboard greeted us and two uniformed attendants relieved us of our luggage. In short order, we ...
Read More

Sail Date September 2015


nirrhhabus avatar

nirrhhabus

4 Reviews Written

16 Helpful Votes

Azamara Journey Disappoints

This was my third and last cruise (12 Night Best of the Holy Land) aboard the Journey. The ship is in desperate need of a serious makeover not just refreshing cosmetics. The staff was as friendly as ever. The ...
Read More

Sail Date September 2015


blingbling avatar

blingbling

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

Small Ship, but Not Too Small; Friendly, but Not Obtrusive

THE SHIP We picked a 9 port-intensive itinerary for a 9 day cruise: Athens RT, Mykonos, Patmos, Rhodes, & Santorini in Greece, with Bodrum, Kas, Fethiye, and Marmaris along Turkey's Turquoise coast. Because we ...
Read More

Sail Date September 2015


LEMPEREUR avatar

LEMPEREUR

6 Reviews Written

46 Helpful Votes

Greek and Turkish Delights

Just a few words to let you know that Azamara is still a great choice for cruise ship aficcionados. Embarkation and disembarkation went smooth. Journey is a medium size ship elegant and quiet like I like. No ...
Read More

Sail Date September 2015


RPratta avatar

RPratta

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

Perfect For The 55+ Age Group

When our son announced he was getting married in Spain two years ago, we knew we wanted to add something from our "bucket list" to our second trip to Spain. We decided to add a "luxury" cruise to tick off Greece ...
Read More

Sail Date July 2015


Azamara Journey Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins4.04.2
Dining5.04.4
Entertainment4.03.8
Public Rooms5.04.5
Fitness Recreation4.04.1
Family1.02.4
Enrichment4.03.8
Service5.04.6
Value For Money5.04.1
Never Miss a Deal!
Subscribe and Save
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Find a Cruise

Easily compare prices from multiple sites with one click

Reviews of Azamara Journey Romantic Cruises to the Eastern Mediterranean from Other Departure Ports

Want to cruise smarter?
Get expert advice, insider tips and more.
By proceeding, you agree to Cruise Critic’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.