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“Azamara is providing serious competition for the established 6 star cruise lines. If you like luxury cruising, try them!”

Azamara Journey 04/06/11 to 11/06/11
Zippity click and I was on the ship – Embarkation was quick and easy. A champagne welcome and I was in my luxurious, balcony cabin within 15 minutes. Astounding personal service –Without doubt the best service I have received on any cruise ship or indeed in any hotel, from the moment I boarded. It was polished and genuinely friendly from all departments. A happy and interactive crew made me feel like I was the only person on the ship.The room service was exceptional. Mouth-watering fine dining – I managed to eat in every restaurant (in the name of research), and the simplest meal exceeded all my expectations. Intimate restaurants buzz with excitement as guests enjoy high quality complimentary boutique wines and eagerly anticipate the culinary delights that await them. Gastronomic excellence and sophisticated service the equal of any land based Michelin 3 star restaurant. Adventurous itineraries – I was provided with an immense amount of information regarding ports of call. A late stay in Taormina, and 2 nights in Sorrento, gave me plenty of time to plan and explore. Then I could return to my fabulous floating luxury boutique hotel. Zappy entertainers – so much going on in the evenings. I could choose from high quality Broadway style shows, singers of all genres, comics, and classical instrumentalists. Intimate atmosphere – I was on my own, but found it easy to make friends with both guests and crew. Everybody is so relaxed and contented. Nothing to pay – Azamara offers so many complimentary items, and the bar prices are so inexpensive that my on board account for 7 days was negligible Luxury does not cost a fortune, best value for money on the seven seas. Going home – all too easy to disembark, but couldn’t stow away. Azamara are providing serious competition for the established 6 star cruise lines. If you like luxury cruising, try them, and I guarantee you will not be disappointed.

Azamara Restored My Love of Cruises! Wings Travel Group Testimonial

Everything was seamless and professional.  I’ve never experienced a cruise before that was so easy and relaxed.  I really appreciated no lines; No lines to get on the ship, disembark at ports, at dinner, or at the buffet.   And the never-ending glass of wine with dinner was wonderful.  My cousin and I met the nicest people, and we became friends with a couple who had a suite, so we had several cocktail parties in their suite stateroom, very nicely prepared by their butler.
The size of the ship was perfect!  And it really restored my love of cruises, as it was similar to the more refined cruise atmosphere I used to love in the 80′s. The port experiences was outstanding!!!  Who knew Malta was such a great place!  We thoroughly enjoyed ALL our ports of call in Santorini, Malta, Sicily and our 2 days in Sorrento.  It most cases we were the first ship in port each day, and we were always the last one to leave.  The port times really does make for a true immersion experience. I felt sorry for all the other cruise lines guests that would hurry their shopping or relaxing to make it back to their ships by 5pm.  But to our benefit it really paid off, and we stayed in the towns late and really had the place to ourselves.  It was great!
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Wonderful Time on Azamara Quest Voyage

Azamara Club “Quest” – what a great time we had on the ship!!  We loved the complimentary wine with lunch and dinner. The crew was fabulous, very friendly and always smiling.  If you had any questions or problems they were willing to help get it resolved. The food was excellent in all dining venues. What was really nice is that we had more time in each port of call, (often until 10 or 11PM), plus an overnight stay in Sorrento on the first leg of the cruise and another overnight in Florence (Livorno) on the second leg of our cruise.

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