Cruise & Maritime Voyages was founded in 2009, which makes them a relatively new face on the cruising scene. The Cruise & Maritime fleet consists of four ships - Marco Polo, Astor, Azores and Funchal - each with a traditional maritime feel and excellent features to make sure you feel at home during your cruise.
Introducing AzoresThe atmosphere on-board Cruise & Martime's vessels is leisurely and friendly with the emphasis very much on attentive service, customer satisfaction and relaxation. The line's ships are also the perfect size for accessing more remote destinations, inaccessible aboard larger vessels.
Cruise and Maritime desribe their voyages as relaxed and stress-free. Most sailings begin in the early evening, which means that you can enjoy a relaxing start to your holiday. Also, your ship will arrive back in the morning, so you have plenty of time to get home before bedtime. Here is a little more of what you can expect when you decide to set sail with Cruise & Maritime Voyages.
Unlike some cruise lines, with Cruise & Maritime you will find that plenty is included in your original fare. Some of the highlights include a cosy cabin, incredible service, delicious and traditional British food, afternoon tea and late night snacks, welcome cocktails, entertainment, activities and exciting itineraries.
Cruise & Maritime Voyages OverviewDuring your time at sea you can enjoy a wealth of facilities on-board either ship. You can work-out in the gymnasium, treat yourself to a brand new hairstyle in the salon, go for a leisurely swim in the on-board swimming pool or curl up with an enthralling book beside it. Cruise & Maritime even provide fascinating and insightful lectures from guest speakers, offering an insight into destinations on your itinerary, or if you like, you can even attend workshops and learn a new craft - all headed by experts in their specific field.
With a range of delicious meals freshly prepared by expert chefs, you are certain to enjoy a dining experience like no other with Cruise & Maritime. You can enjoy a full English breakfast, choose from a host of dishes for lunchtime and look forward to a five-course menu for dinner. As well as the main restaurant, you can enjoy more casual options in the form of buffet style eateries. The choice is completely up to you.
After dinner you will find that the decks come to life with a host of highly-acclaimed performers. Make your way to the show lounge to see incredible productions of We Will Rock You, Joseph and Venetian Nights, all of which are put together with a host of talented entertainers and actors. What’s more, you can stay up until the early hours and enjoy a fantastic cabaret show or dance to terrific live music. If you prefer to relax in the evenings, then you can always unwind in one of the on-board lounges, listening to a talented pianist or participating a fun-filled quiz with like-minded travellers.
You can choose from a diverse range of cabins to suit you and your family. Whether it’s a twin double, an inside or a room with an ocean-view, there’s something for everyone. All of the on-board accommodation comes with plenty of space, a bathroom and shower, wardrobes and drawers, a dressing table, television, hair-dryer and your own personal safe.
If you are planning to sail with younger children, then you will be happy to learn that kids are welcome aboard most of the line's ships, however they don’t offer children's activity programmes, as Cruise & Maritime voyages are tailored to the adult market, guaranteeing passengers a peaceful time on-board. Marco Polo is exclusively for adults and is a "child free" ship.
Cruise & Maritime sail to a host of different destinations around the world ensuring each and every guest experiences the cruise of a lifetime and has plenty of on-board features and port excursions to choose from. Some of the places you can discover with Cruise & Maritime include Norway and the Fjords, Iceland - the land of the midnight sun, the Baltic capitals, the Amazon, the Mediterranean or even the British Isles. To help you unlock the secrets of the cultures that you discover, you can enjoy plenty of fascinating shore excursions, including city tours and workshops, led by destination experts.