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Azamara Europe Cruise Reviews

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26 Azamara Europe Cruise Reviews


Yazter avatar

Yazter

2 Reviews Written

25 Helpful Votes

Dirty glasses, untrained staff and not as accesible as they claim

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I am not sure we would sail with Azamara again. Let me explain a bit about our experience. Embarkation: As someone in a wheelchair, we chose Azamara because they claimed they were accessible. When we arrived? No ...
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Sail Date October 2018


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geseps

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

Luxury Cruise? I don't think so

We wanted to travel through the Greek Isles and thought doing it on a cruise would be a luxury since it was our 30th anniversary. The destinations in general were very nice (other than a day in Igoumenitsa. The ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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leslie99

4 Reviews Written

19 Helpful Votes

Way below expectations

Picked the cruise because of the itinerary. Best part of the voyage was the entertainment -- 4 young opera signers, Amazing night in Dubrovnik, and Captain Magnus. Our cabin, a suite 8043 was much smaller than ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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Gail MG

6 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Great itinerary, not-great ship

We chose this cruise for the amazing itinerary--circumnavigating Iceland (we're still reeling at the stunning beauty of the landscapes and seascapes we saw), touring both Ireland (Dublin and Waterford) and Northern ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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TeresaB

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Very noisy cabin- sleepless nights

We chose this cruise for two reasons, the itinerary and to try this new ship bought by Azamara. We have traveled on Journey and Quest multiple times and loved them all. In fact, before boarding this cruise, we had ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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CXX

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

A disappointing maiden voyage to Norway

We chose this as we have happily cruised with Azamara several times, and also it was a no fly cruise. We had expected the ship to be pristine, but, while clean, it was clearly a tired old lady. The crew were ...
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Sail Date August 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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wander1

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Another disappointing Azamara cruise`

This was our 8th cruise with Azamara (both Journey and Quest) dating back to May, 2008 so we are familiar with the ships, many of the crew/staff members and generally know what to expect. Any comments/criticisms ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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PORKY5

1 Review Written

11 Helpful Votes

EXPENSIVE POOR SERVICE

Never tried it b4. tauted as a luxery cruise with top amenities. not true. cabin/crew service awful. dining room crew awful, poorly trained wait staff. Shore tours were very expensive with poor guides. very ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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GlobalDreamSeeker

1 Review Written

16 Helpful Votes

Let Down

Having cruised with Celebrity (regularly) and Royal Caribbean we were curious to see (what we perceived to be) the most luxurious cruise line from the RCL stable was like, and this taster cruise was a good chance to ...
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Sail Date August 2016


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just ray

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

DISASTER

Our travel agent recommended this GrandPrix Cruise as we then stayed on board for another 12 nights to Southampton Oh what a BIG mistake.Captain Carl made is first onboard talk,WE have sailed with him before very ...
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Sail Date May 2016


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Scunnypaul

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Azamara Quest Black Sea East to West 1st. September

Having sailed with Fred Olsen twice previously we thought we would try 5* luxury as Azamara had reduced the price following the itinerary change. Flew Turkish Airlines from LHR to Istanbul, good flight there & ...
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Sail Date September 2014


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Redtravel

25 Reviews Written

58 Helpful Votes

Am not amazed anymore

On my previous Azamara cruises, I was amazed. Unfortunately, this cruise was not amazing. I booked directly with Azamara in October. At that time I was told that if I booked my excursions on line at least 4 days ...
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Sail Date August 2014


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Willow1686

1 Review Written

A Bitter Disappointment

I had high hopes of the cruise on the Azamara Journey from Mumbai to Athens, and my overnight British Airways flight from Heathrow, and stay the following night in the Vivanta by Taj President hotel in Mumbai, were ...
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Sail Date May 2013


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cruisingagain2010!

1 Review Written

Azamara Journey 10-10-10 cruise

The Journey is a lovely ship and we were pleased with the roominess of our interior stateroom. Our cabin stewards were wonderful and without them keeping us supplied with complimentary sodas and water we probably ...
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Sail Date October 2010


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Patricia Jones

1 Review Written

1 Helpful Vote

NOT LUXURY!!

We did a 12 night Baltic Cruise on the Azamara Journey and would like to provide a review. Our travel agent told us she would like us to try Azamara as Celebrity was trying to target the Oceania and Silverseas ...
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Sail Date July 2009


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aurorawitan

2 Reviews Written

17 Helpful Votes

Pig's Ear - Silk Purse?

The shame of P&O's fleet, the Adonia, returns from dry dock transformed into the luxury, five star, country house hotel experience aka The Pursuit. What are the chances of that happening? What a load of old ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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Viking Countess

3 Reviews Written

23 Helpful Votes

NOT FOR NEW PASSENGERS - ONLY FOR THE CLIQUE

This was my 29th cruise (12 different cruise companies). I was really disappointed. The officers are very arrogant and aloof and only acknowledge repeat passengers. Many people have done 10+ Azamara cruises. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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tfhmbr2

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Good itinerary, but very disappointing experience

Chose the cruise for the port destinations and expected a small ship experience similar to Viking (which I loved). The ship disappointed in numerous ways, with smaller, cramped cabins, an uncomfortable bed, fewer ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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The Crusing Pea

1 Review Written

8 Helpful Votes

Azamara decline.

This was our 5th Azamara cruise and we were eager to sample the latest acquisition Pursuit. Although we are not fans of the new modern decor, it was ok but a bit Ikea style. Shower over bath was not worth using, ...
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Sail Date April 2019


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chereamie

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

NOT UP TO EXPECTATIONS

After taking the Italian peninsula cruise last year on the Azamara Quest,( from Rome to Venice) we were looking forward to another wonderful vacation. Unfortunately we were very disappointed. The ports of call ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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laureldct

1 Review Written

18 Helpful Votes

Amazing itinerary....disappointing ship

I chose this ship mostly due to the itinery. Having sailed numerous times with Celebrity, Holland America, RC and carnival I decided to upgrade to a luxury cruise. I brought along my husband who isn't crazy about ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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chrisrich68

3 Reviews Written

12 Helpful Votes

Very Disappointing - Not a Luxury Cruise

We have sailed with Azamara 3 times before and selected the cruise on Pursuit as it went to Corsica and Sardinia 2 islands we had not been to. Lets start with the positives. We were in a continental suite on deck 8. ...
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Sail Date October 2019


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Dasic

1 Review Written

NEVER AGAIN!

We arrived at the port in Piraeus, Athens and the check-in was pretty smooth. Although Azamara Cruises offer open seating policy we were requested to decide on when we wanted to dine the first evening. We took the ...
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Sail Date June 2008


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ziggyatsea

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Azamara fails in 1st year!!

My wife and I loved Renaissance Cruise Line ships - 678 passengers, no children under 16, no formal dining, open dining hours, 24 hour full menu access, small out of the way ports and super friendly crew. They ...
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Sail Date May 2008


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