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190 Mediterranean Azamara Journey Mediterranean Cruise Reviews


CMATraveller avatar

CMATraveller

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

First cruise of many!

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We had never cruised because the thought of a floating city with 1000s of people sounded like a nightmare. We liked the idea of a smaller ship and the longer times on shore really appealed to us. We also liked the ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Time 2 Sail

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great entertainment, bathrooms too small!

Ship is nice with a good itinerary. The idea of spending the night in a few ports was attractive. However, the itinerary changed 3 times after we had booked and we booked only 100 days out. These changes actually ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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nordski

6 Reviews Written

27 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Itinerary, Great Ship: 14 Day Cruise, Barcelona to Greenwich

We have sailed Azamara a number of times and really enjoy the on-board experience. This itinerary attracted us because of the variation in cultures and climate. The embarkation was very smooth and we were quickly ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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skippy3105

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Monaco Grand prix

We chose this cruise due to ports we were visiting for the first time. It was our first Azamara cruise on a smaller ship. We have cruised with Princess and royal Caribbean on our previous 9 cruises without too many ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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mommyjennifer

2 Reviews Written

10 Helpful Votes

Lovely trip

My husband and I booked this trip for our 20th anniversary. We did a lot of research so I felt like I knew what to expect. We embarked in Rome after flying in two days earlier to spend a bit of time in the city. ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Jmgood3

2 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

A cruise line for grown-ups.

We are experienced cruisers. We are not drawn to the large “resort” ships, except with our grandchildren. Increasingly we are selecting our cruises for the itinerary. The Azamara Journey was a 9 day Italy ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Blocks

2 Reviews Written

5 Helpful Votes

Excellent Cruise

Positives Friendliness and service from the crew especially Dave at Discoveries for breakfast and Julius in Spirits Bar and other locations. Visibility of the captain and other senior crew members. I am sure ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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Monika312

2 Reviews Written

11 Helpful Votes

Nice ship, great port stops, a few misses

We sailed on Azamara Journey from Barcelona 29-Sept-18 to Rome 6-Oct-18. Cabin 7121. This was our first sailing with Azamara, our 15th cruise overall. Anxious to try out the smaller ship we were looking forward ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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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 ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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Menschlich

1 Review Written

6 Helpful Votes

Monte Carlo Grand Prix May 2018

We chose this cruise because of the Florence, Monte Carlo, and Barcelona destinations. The Monte Carlo Grand Prix was the main event. The ship as always was great....okay, showers are tight but I think everyone ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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sssxguy

7 Reviews Written

49 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 ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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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 ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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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 ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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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 ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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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 ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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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 ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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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 ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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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. ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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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 ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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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 ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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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 ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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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 ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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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 ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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Autumn 2017

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Great cruise

We chose this cruise because as first time cruisers we knew what we did and didn't want. Very clear that we didn't want the whole rigmarole of tipping which as far as we could see added a lot to the advertised ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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swigso

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Not Amazingly better than Celebrity

The Cruise was good, the ship is tired, the staff were great but they were no better than our experiences on Celebrity. In fact we felt the dining room staff on Celebrity were more attentive. The drinks policey did ...
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Sail Date October 2017


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
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