About Oceania Cruises
Oceania Cruises is characterized by first-class and modern luxury. The atmosphere and entertainment on board is typically American, but relaxation and recreation is absolutely in the focus. The luxury fleet offers small ships for about 684 passengers and three ships for about twice as many passengers. Due to the small size of the ships idyllic small ports and nice little coastal towns can be called, which makes the routes of Oceania Cruises particularly appealing. All ships convince with a personal atmosphere and excellent service. The language on board is English.
About the ship Allura
The Allura is the second ship of the Allura class and the eighth ship in the Oceania Cruises fleet. On board this new ship member you can find an ideal mix of spacious and cosy areas.
- Inaugural cruise: 2025
- Ship class: Allura Class
- Length: 241 m
- Tonnage: 67,000
- Decks: 16
- Passengers: 1,200
- Crew: 800
- Language: English
- Currency: US $
- Internet: Wi-Fi (free of charge)
- Smoking: allowed in designated areas on the sundeck
The Allura offers guests luxurious cabins and suites, all with French or private balconies. All cabins are at least 27 sqm and feature a bathroom with rain shower, hairdryer, complimentary minibar, 24-hour room service, smart TV and safe.
A special feature are the Concierge Level cabins. The Concierge Level Veranda Staterooms offer an unparalleled wealth of benefits, such as room service from The Grand Dining Room and complimentary laundry service. Concierge services and access to the private Concierge Lounge are included here.
Penthouse, Oceania and Vista Suites cater to the most discerning tastes. In addition, the Allura has three Owner's Suites, each of which extends across the entire width of the ship. Floor-to-ceiling windows in each room provide an open atmosphere and panoramic views. Carefully coordinated design elements such as traditional woodwork on the walls, characteristic furniture and decoration create an elegant feel-good ambience.
Atmosphere onboard Allura
If you want to enjoy a fantastic view, you should sit down in the Horizons. Panoramic windows will allow a 180 degree view to the ocean. Here you can enjoy afternoon tea or just chat about your travel experiences. 800 trained service employees take care of only 1,200 guests - there is clearly nothing to be desired. With the luxurious ships of the cruise company, you can explore the most fascinating travel destinations around the world in an undisturbed atmosphere. The outstanding cuisine, as Oceania Cruises itself says, the “finest cuisine at sea”, also contributes to the exclusive ambience on board. Nevertheless, the atmosphere remains warm, sociable and open, the service remains unobtrusive.
Oceania Cruises plans to completely reinterpret culinary delights on the Allura. Culinary is considered to be the shipping company's greatest trademark.
The Ember combines American creations with popular classics. Just like the Ember, there is also the Aquamar Kitchen on board the Allura for the first time - the restaurant offers a variety of healthy dishes. The Grand Dining Room is the luxurious grande dame of the culinary world of Oceania Cruises. Guests enjoy their dinner here in a magnificent room. The wide range of continental dishes on the established menu are now joined by other options, such as a selection of Chef Jacques Pépin's signature classics. In the Polo Grill, restaurant visitors can enjoy the ultimate steakhouse experience. The Toscana takes the cuisine of this region of Italy to a new level. The calm and harmony that the Red Ginger exudes is also reflected in the subtleties of the Pan-Asian dishes. The Terrace Café offers a casual culinary experience at any time of the day - be it in the lavishly furnished indoor area or outdoors at one of the shady tables on the stylish terrace. A varied menu of hot and cold specialties changes daily, as does the restaurant's trademark - the Chef's Market Dinner with locally inspired delicacies from the ports called. American dishes are served in the Waves Grill in a casual, colorful and somewhat playful ambience. A special highlight: In The Culinary Center on board the Allura, the participants can immerse themselves in the world of flavors of the destinations they visit under the guidance of the first-class chefs. The cooking school will also be expanded to include a dining area - the Culinary Center Dining Room - and will be used, among other things, for the subsequent tasting of specially created delicacies. With a 270 degree ocean view, guests in the Baristas can enjoy freshly prepared coffee creations as well as pastries, small sandwiches and homemade biscotti. Just a few steps away, the new Bakery attracts with French and Italian baked goods.
Entertainment, sport and wellness
The Aquamar Spa & Vitality Center on board is dedicated to your personal well-being. Here you can book treatments such as massages (for a fee) or work out in the workout area. In the fitness area you can take part in free sports courses or work out on the sports deck. From running to golf to shuffleboard, you have many options here. Then you can relax on the sundeck by the pool and let your mind wander. Those who want more entertainment will find what they are looking for at the numerous evening events with great shows or in the casino. During the day you can let your creative streak run free in the artist's studio, attend a cooking class, listen to a guest speech or relax in the library with a good book.
Allura shore excursions
Oceania Cruises offers a variety of shore excursions, offering a glimpse into the culture, history and cuisine of the fascinating ports of call you will visit. Discounted excursion packages such as "Unlimited Passport" (unlimited shore excursions), "Your World" (certain excursions entirely according to your taste), "Oceania Select" (national history and culture) and "Oceania Exclusive" (maximum number of participants of only 16 guests) are possible to book. Guests can book shore excursions up to 240 days prior to the departure date.
If culinary art and moments of well-being are the most important things when deciding on a trip, you should choose a trip with the Allura. The ship is characterized by a particularly good guest-crew ratio to ensure that all your wishes can be met and that you can enjoy a carefree journey from start to finish.
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