AZAMARA QUEST EXITS DRYDOCK WITH REFRESHED SPACES AND NEW AZAMARA BLUE HULL

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MIAMI, November 16, 2012 – Azamara Quest, the first of Azamara Club Cruises’ twin boutique
ships to undergo refurbishment, emerged today from an eight-day drydock – complete with a
refresh of all public spaces and staterooms and a new “Azamara Blue” hull. Named for the cruise
line by Navantia Shipyard, the unique navy-blue color tone of Azamara Quest’s hull adds to the
elegance of the ship’s silhouette.
The cruise line known for distinctively featuring longer stays and more overnights in port to
present up-market travelers the opportunity for night touring is poised to break away from its
category with its newly refreshed ships that sail to exciting destinations around the world that larger
ships are unable to reach. Paired with the new complimentary AzAmazing Evening shore events on
every voyage starting with each ship’s Europe 2013 season, Azamara is providing guests one of the
most unique travel experiences that spotlights the nightlife of some of the world’s most intriguing
destinations.

hipwide renovations included new carpets, upholstery, and a new color palette in public
spaces reflecting the cruise line’s inviting atmosphere; new mattresses and upgraded veranda
furniture for suites and staterooms; and a resurfaced pool, and new sun loungers and pool towels on
the outer decks. The Casino Bar also was expanded and enhanced with new furniture, while the Spa
and fitness center was refreshed with a new steam room, showers, and state-of-the-art Life Fitness
cardio equipment. Furthermore, a range of enhancements were made behind the scenes in the staff
and crew area to add to the comfort of the cruise line’s most valuable asset.
On the culinary front, guests can now enjoy a new caviar and champagne bar within
Aqualina, one of the ships’ two specialty dining venues, as well as a new Chef’s Table concept
featuring three wine degustation menus – Italian, French and Californian. At Mosaic Café, the ships’
central gathering spot, guests can purchase a freshly brewed cup of bespoke coffee.
Upon departing from Navantia Shipyard in Cadiz, Spain, Azamara Quest will sail a 13-night
Madeira and Canary Islands voyage, beginning November 16, followed by a four-night Spanish and
Northern Africa voyage on November 28. The ship then departs on December 2, to embark on a
16-night, trans-Atlantic voyage to Rio De Janeiro for its South America season.
Guests aboard Azamara Quest enjoy more inclusive amenities, such as included gratuities for
housekeeping, dining and bar staff; complimentary bottled water, sodas, specialty coffee, and teas, as
well as complimentary red and white boutique wines to accompany lunch and dinner;
complimentary self-service laundry; English Butler service for suite guests; and shuttle transportation
to city centers in ports, where available.
Azamara Club Cruises is a destination-immersive cruise line for up-market travelers who not only
want to see the places and cultures they visit, but to live them. Azamara’s two intimate, 694-guest
ships, Azamara Journey and Azamara Quest, with a combination of 347 suites and staterooms, offer a
European-boutique hotel ambience with extraordinary service, fine cuisine and wines from around
the world, and wellness and vitality programs, all while sailing to a host of destinations larger ships
cannot reach. Azamara Club Cruises sails European destinations, including the Baltic and
Scandinavia, British Isles, Western Europe, French and Italian Rivieras, Greek Isles, Croatia, Holy
Land and Black Sea, as well as Asia, South America and lesser-travtraveled islands of the West Indies,
with more overnight and late-night stays in every region.

Travelers also can choose even more immersive experiences with Azamara cruisetours in
eight of the world’s most exciting destinations, including Rome, Athens, Buenos Aires, Cairo,
Istanbul, Jordan and Israel, India, and China. For more information, travelers can call their travel
professional.