Where is Azura now?
North East Atlantic Ocean
The current position of AZURA is at North East Atlantic Ocean (coordinates 50.88359 N / 1.39594 W) reported 0 min ago by AIS.
Has P&O Azura been refurbished?
(11 a.m. GMT) — P&O Cruises has confirmed Azura will head to the shipyard in Ferrol, North Spain, for a multimillion-pound update from April 3, 2020, following the ship’s European repositioning. The ship was last refurbished in 2015, when the iconic Union Jack livery was painted on the ship’s hull.
When was P&O Azura 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.
Where is the Azura P and O ship now?
P&O said the Azura’s home port of Southampton did not have space for all its ships, so its fleet was moved around UK ports for essential maintenance. Since January 21, the Azura has been berthed in the Port of Tyne.
Did Azura get a refit in 2020?
In April 2020, Azura was set to receive an extensive multi-million-pound refit. This included an overhaul of the open decks incorporating an improved alfresco bar and food experiences, new canopies and deck furniture, and revitalised pool areas.
Which airlines do P and O use?
You can fly straight to the sun in no time Sit back for a relaxing flight with reputable airlines including: British Airways, easyJet, Fly Emirates, Jet2 and TUI Airways. Once there, you’re in for a rich itinerary with plenty of days exploring ashore.
How many restaurants Azura have?
Dining takes centre stage on board Azura. Enjoy three main restaurants offering a choice of Club Dining – the same table at the same time each evening – or Freedom Dining with no fixed seating or dining times.
Why is Azura in Port of Tyne?
A P&O spokesperson previously said: “Our home port of Southampton does not have berth availability for all our ships at the moment. “As a result, to enable essential maintenance to be undertaken, Azura will be berthed in the Port of Tyne as part of our ongoing preparations to return to service.
Are Azura and Ventura the same?
P&O Cruises’ ship Azura is a sister ship to Ventura and they are virtually identical. The main difference between the two ships is that Ventura has a covered pool whereas on Azura the pool is outside.
How many passengers can Azura?
Azura has a normal operating capacity of 3,100 guests and 1,250 crew.
Where is the cruise ship Azura currently located?
Azura current location is at North Sea (coordinates 54.99535 N / -1.44731 W) cruising en route to GBNCL. The AIS position was reported 6 minutes ago. The 2010-built MS Azura cruise ship is one of the Grand-class P and O UK ships, together with Ventura.
What’s the price of a wedding on the Azura?
P&O UK’s “flight and cruise” deals to the Caribbean are additionally inclusive of discounted airfare to and from Barbados. In August 2017, Azura became the world’s first cruise ship performing gay weddings at sea. P&O UK’s wedding packages prices started from GBP 1200.
Is there a private balcony on the Azura?
There’s nothing quite like opening your patio style doors onto your own private balcony, especially to take in the fresh morning air or to enjoy a spectacular sail in to your next destination.
Who is the godmother of the cruise ship Azura?
Azura’s Godmother was Darcey Bussell (Dame Darcey Andrea Bussell) – 1969-born British ballet dancer. Ship’s Inaugural Cruise/maiden voyage started on March 31, 2010, from the shipyard Monfalcone (Italy) to Southampton England. MV Azura was designed to appeal more to the line’s mostly British passengers.