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3.7
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"If you read some of the reviews you would never go on this ship however my trip was great the embarcadero was a bit slow with many passengers arriving at the same time.but they got there in the end. My cabin was..."Read More
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David philip

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

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First Azamara Cruise.

Review for Azamara Quest to Africa

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Madkel

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

This 26 night cruise started in Cape Town and was to end in Dubai. Sadly Corona Virus decided to intervene which resulted in the cruise missing many ports of call and a premature ending in Muscat which was not a planned port of call. Many countries refused us entry due to the fear of cruise ships being floating Petri dishes. There was a daily update from the Captain regarding our situation and ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Departure Port: Galveston

Cabin Type: Club Veranda Plus Stateroom

14 Helpful Votes


Azamara Quest vs Oceania R-Class Review - Sophisticated Cruiser over 50+ cruise

Review for Azamara Quest to Africa

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Canadian World Travellers

10+ Cruises

Age 50s

I just want to make a couple of points in comparison of these two lines as many on board have sailed on both lines. As a matter of fact just over one month prior I did a 31 day "Around Australia Circumnavigation with New Guinea, Bali, Komodo Island on the Oceania R-Class 1. I am not loyal cruise ship passenger. My priorities are first the itinerary, then the quality of the ship/ line ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Departure Port: Galveston

Cabin Type: Club Interior Stateroom

5 Helpful Votes


South Africa intensive Feb 2020

Review for Azamara Quest to Africa

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uktraveller

10+ Cruises

Age 60s

Overall a very enjoyable cruise. What we like about Azamara ....the friendly crew/ officers, the small ship atmosphere, the food, the Living Room and The Den with good live music....it was all there on this South Africa Intensive itinerary. The azamazing evening was at the Cape Town City Hall. There were plenty of drinks and dessert canapés to try and a very good performance by the ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Departure Port: Galveston

3 Helpful Votes


Great Trip, South Africa Intensive 2/10-2/20

Review for Azamara Quest to Africa

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Aluckyitalian

2-5 Cruises

Age 30s

Overall, we experienced a very good cruise, and would definitely sail with Azamara again. This was our first voyage with Azamara, and we have previously sailed with Windstar, as well as Carnival, and NCL (never will go back to a large ship like those again! The Club Veranda rooms were small, but very comfortable. We used the balcony often, and it was adequate size. The entertainment for ...
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Sail Date: February 2020

Departure Port: Galveston

Cabin Type: Club Veranda Stateroom

2 Helpful Votes


Relaxing but sedate

Review for Queen Elizabeth to Australia & New Zealand

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kimmk

6-10 Cruises

Age 50s

We chose this cruise as a relaxing way to get home from South Africa. The ship gave a grand impression with wood paneling a feature. It appeared well maintained. For those who get sea sick, there was quite a bit of movement, even in relatively calm seas. We had a balcony cabin, we started in 5137- midship. This cabin had a tender boat directly underneath it , which obstructed our view ...
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Sail Date: November 2019

Departure Port: Galveston

Traveled with disabled person

23 Helpful Votes


Once in a life time experience

Review for MSC Musica to Africa

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farroutpaternoster

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

This was our first cruise in our lives. In a way we were very impressed but looking deeper under the surface MSC has lots of space to improve their service delivery. Very well aware of fact that this point is most likely not MSC Musica's responsibility but need to be said that waiting for approx 3-4 hours in a queue to go on board without any seating nor refreshments or clean toilet ...
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Sail Date: January 2019

Departure Port: Galveston

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


First Time Cruiser with MSC

Review for MSC Musica to Africa

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Naeemah

First Time Cruiser

Age 20s

I embarked from Cape Town and unfortunately had a bit of a tough time with the weather so our cruise was delayed by two days. This however is not anyone's fault and totally understand MSC's reasoning for not embarking on the 24th. We only embarked the 26th January. Embarkation is a very long and tedious process. The waiting before going on board is crazy and very tiring. The ship is so ...
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Sail Date: January 2019

Departure Port: Galveston


First trip on a ship

Review for MSC Musica to Africa

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WillieLeoni

First Time Cruiser

Age 50s

We started planning this trip in May 2018, we booked in June 2018. We planned a holiday around this trip. First we flew down from Johannesburg on the 21st January, we explored Cape Town and did a few excursions which went very well. This was our first time on a cruise and we were very excited after reading a lot of reviews and feedback from other people who have done the trip. The start was not ...
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Sail Date: January 2019

Departure Port: Galveston

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


Cape Town PE Durban cruise

Review for MSC Musica to Africa

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Alma G

2-5 Cruises

Age 50s

Due to the delay we only embarked on 26Jan 2019 sadly missing two days of fun we were looking forward to..nevertheless once on board we were in awe of the beauty & magnitude of the ship & then the fun started. We loved the various lounges & bar areas for relaxation & good music. The dining sittings in the restaurant caters for everyones needs & the staff serving guests with a smile & then having ...
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Sail Date: January 2019

Departure Port: Galveston

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


Relaxing experience

Review for MSC Musica to Africa

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Hermann Praekelt

First Time Cruiser

Age 60s

Embarkation was a disastrous experience. There must a way to divide the passengers into groups with different time slots. It will definitely prevent queuing for more than two and a half hours. Some of the elderly people did find difficult to stand that long. Disembarkation was much easier. The worst experience, however, was that we were left in the dark regarding docking. The captain should ...
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Sail Date: January 2019

Departure Port: Galveston

Cabin Type: Balcony Stateroom


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