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Azura Cruise Review
4.0 / 5.0
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First Time Cruiser P&O Azura A631 Caribbean; Loved It

Azura Cruise Review by oohyaafrightner

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Trip Details
  • Sail Date: Nov 2016
  • Destination: the Eastern Caribbean
  • Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom

Birmingham to Bridgetown Barabados Thomson Dreamliner- 2 meals included Excellent food and tea.

Next time we saw our suitcases was in our cabin that evening.

Straight from the aircraft to the P&O shed checkin in Barbados- very effcient.

Room C218 with balcony (Bigger than Britania), deck 10.Very spacious, really comfortable bed.

UK electric plug sockets and one thats always

TV shows your running bill for drinks,shops,trips. BBC world News,Sky news,Sky Sport news

Hair dryer,Shower includes shower gel, hair shampoo and conditioner - topped when ran out.

Kettle,Free tea,coffee,biscuits,chocolate.Fridge with chargeable mini bar. You can take alcohol onboard to drink in your own room.

Blue pool/beach towels changed every day.

Great steward Noel and always smiling hosue keeping Imelda.

Deck 15,16 and 17 plenty of sun beds, we like the Sea big screen deck to watch footy and films as oposed to the aqua music and smoking deck.

Drinks waiter service to your sun bed.Tip ask for Pepsi only £2.50 for a pint 2 ice cubes as you then get more drink, as Coke is in the 300ml bottle and £3.15

2 Buffet restaurants go to Verona at the back of the boat easy to get table for breakfast,

lunch,afternoon tea cakes,evening meal,snacks till 1AM, Free tea,coffee,water all the time. smoothoie and fruit juice at breakfast.

Grab and go burger,pizza,ice cream excellent choice and quality youll never be hungry.

Chargeable Beach house restaurant bookable small charge fillet steak £1.50. Sindu indian,Epicuren fine dining.

Freedom dining no set time but allow 90 minutes as great table conversations when trying to fit in around evening entertinment.

Bars - Brodies with casino, quizs, sports tv, next to playhouse theatre.

Planet bar with big screens showing around the world videos.

The glass house - try the Canadaian ice curvee sparkling wine in a chilled glass white or rose.

Gym is free with good classes like abs - small fee for yoga.

Evening entaintainment - excellent acts,The best Ventriloquist Gareth Olivier,Comdeians Roy Walker,Jay McGee, Impresionist John Clegg,

Music tribute acts of Gary Barlow, Phil Collins,Frank Sintra,Michael Bubble.

Bands Azura Orchestra,Jet Set,Accent Duo Kelly & Stuart.

Solo Singers Rebekka, Rietta Austin,Jimmy James.

If you need higher view front seat you need to be there 50 minutes but theres drinks waiter service to your seat for

West End P&O Theatre shows and front row for Manhatten show bar.

Play house dancers worked their socks off, including ballet and aerial rope.

Shops had some good deals,tax free 200 cigarettes £25, 400 £40.

Ballroom dance lessons, fashion shows, flower arranging in the Atrium.

Wifi social media £7.75 for 24 hours, and email web browsing £12.50

Ports

Antigua - Get pounced on by 50 orange polo shirts taxi drivers

St Maarten - you walk to the beach/main shops 15 minutes Burger Madess frozen cocktail buckets $10

Tortola - Nice port shops

Amber Cover - free wifi in port shops but not around pool unless buying a drink

St Kitts - Our favourite Go to Carambola Friars bay - $4 each way taxi, no hassle, just chill lovelly bar,restaurant,clear sea,

$10 sun bed, cushion, free wifi works on the beach. Friendly young OJ will bring your drinks and give you a song.

Martinque - French some vendors csnt speak English !

ST Lucia - busy traffic - Tourist cattle market dont go to Rodney bay beach.

Grenada - very friendly shop staff, good souvenir selection in port shops. Smaller Morne Rouge Beach - nice to chill not Anse Beach cattle market.Britania along side Azura for Sail Off.

Barbados - Nice port shops, Boatyard beach popular $10 taxi there, $20 admission includes sunbed,wifi,drink boat trip to see turtles and return taxi to boat

Airport good selection of duty free shops, but not much shopping time due to road traffic.


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Cabin Review

Balcony Stateroom
Cabin JB C218

Room C218 with balcony (Bigger than Britania), deck 10.Very spacious, really comfortable bed.

UK electric plug sockets and one thats always

TV shows your running bill for drinks,shops,trips. BBC world News,Sky news,Sky Sport news

Hair dryer,Shower includes shower gel, hair shampoo and conditioner - topped when ran out.

Kettle,Free tea,coffee,biscuits,chocolate.Fridge with chargeable mini bar. You can take alcohol onboard to drink in your own room.


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