Has the Azura been refurbished?
Azura’s refit and livery update is complete! She’s currently showing off her makeover in the Bay of Biscay as she makes her way to La Coruna, Spain.
Where is P&O Azura ship now?
The current position of AZURA is at Aegean Sea (coordinates 35.47993 N / 24.15557 E) reported 2 hours ago by AIS.
Which is bigger Azura or Britannia?
We have been on all three ships and funnily enough we did not like Ventura, liked Azura and love Britannia. She is bigger, has some great venues for special meals, great deck areas to sun bathe, an adults only quiet pool and we loved the atrium.
Who owns Azura ship?
MS Azura is a cruise ship operated by P&O Cruises and owned by Carnival plc. The ship was built by Fincantieri at their shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy. She officially entered service with the company in April 2010 and was named by Darcey Bussell. Azura in Tortola, BVI on January 30, 2020.
Has P and O Azura been refurbished?
P&O Cruises Azura sets sail for a multimillion-pound refit in April 2020. After 10 years at the heart of the P&O Cruises fleet, the much-loved family favourite deserves a little TLC – and P&O Cruises are giving her the full treatment to get her ready for her seasons in the Mediterranean, the Baltic and the Caribbean.
Which is better Azura or Ventura?
Having been on both Azura and Ventura several times we prefer Azura. They are basically the same ship but the atmosphere seems to be better on Azura. The Glasshouse is much nicer on Azura than on Ventura, probably because it was designed as the Glasshouse rather than a tapas bar.
When was P&O Azura built?
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Is the P&O Azura family friendly?
Azura is a family-friendly ship and offers age specific children’s clubs on board.
Does Azura have a Crows Nest?
Ventura (Havana) and Azura (Manhattan) have the main bar situated at the stern of the ship, whilst the Britannia has the Crows nest at The front. Have a look at the Deck plans on the website.
What is the problem with P&O?
P&O caused an outcry after suddenly replacing its fleet’s workforce on 17 March – a decision it later admitted was illegal. The government’s business misconduct watchdog has launched criminal and civil probes into the company. All P&O’s ferries must pass an inspection before being allowed to sail again.
How many swimming pools does the Azura cruise ship have?
P&O Azura has four swimming pool areas complete with sunbathing areas, bars for drinks and snacks and hot tub whirlpools.
Does Azura have an indoor pool?
What is surprising is that while Azura has been built to the same template as sister ship Ventura, she offers a different onboard ambience. During the maiden voyage, passengers had one or two gripes. Some mentioned the fact that there is no covered pool or indoor cinema.
Which is bigger Azura or Ventura?
Ventura and Azura (near sisters) are completely different to Britannia. Ventura ( built 2008) dimensions are 291,40 x 36,00 x 8,00 m. Azura (built 2010) size is 289,60 x 36,00 x 8,50 m.
Are P&O going bust?
“P&O Ferries is not going into liquidation,” a company spokesperson said in a statement. “We have asked all ships to come alongside, in preparation for a company announcement. Until then, services from P&O will not be running and we are advising travellers of alternative arrangements.”
Will P&O Cruises go ahead in 2022?
Yes, very much so – P&O Cruises are on schedule with this ship and P&O Cruises are committed to taking delivery in Dec 2022. *Future Cruise Credit offers are as per the information we have from the cruise lines, these may be subject to change at any time.