Astor

Astor is a truly stylish, premium four star cruise liner with an impressive reputation on the European market. Extensively refurbished in 2010, she is fully stabilised and air-conditioned with accommodation for just 600 privileged guests.  Astor passengers tend to be 45+ and British. When all cabins have double occupancy, the ship provides a space ratio of 31.7 tons per passenger and a crew to passenger ratio of one for every 2.2 passengers. At full capacity the space ratio is 31.7 tons per passenger and the crew ratio is one to 2.2 passengers.

specifications

Llyd No
8506373
size
small
Style
classic
Type
ocean
Year of Launch
1987
Year of last refit
2010
Gross tonnage
20606t
length
176m
width
22m
speed
16kts
decks
7
language
en
currency
GBP
No of Passsengers
600
No of Crew
278
No of Cabins
289
wheelchair access
-

unique features

The unique size of Astor offers an intimate country house style allowing you to enjoy the camaraderie that comes from being among a select number of guests and to be pampered by the very attentive crew.

gratuties

Cruise & Maritime Voyages operate an automatic tipping system whereby an amount of £5 per person per night, which will be distributed to your cabin stewards and restaurant personnel, will be debited o your shipboard account. For cruises of greater than 16 nights, the amount it £4 per person per night. On the last day of your cruise, you will have the opportunity to adjust the amount to be charged to your account in order to reflect the level of your satisfaction. This can be done by contacting the Reception Desk.

facilities

  • smoking (some)

accommodation

Deck

dining

Food is always one of the many highlights of cruising. Whether you are enjoying a pool deck buffet, a relaxed lunch in the Übersee Club or dining in the Waldorf Restaurant, the chefs onboard Astor will not disappoint you.

entertainment

From the moment you step onboard, the choice is yours to join any of the many activities on offer or simply enjoy the luxury of being able to do absolutely nothing. The ship’s daily programme will be delivered to your cabin each evening, outlining the events of the following day.

health fitness

Equipped with a gym and wellness centre, the Astor provides everything you need to improve your fitness levels or to simply relax. There's also the Sun Deck, which is perfect if you want a jog or run at sea.

kid & teen

Please note: Astor does not offer any dedicated children's facilities.

enrichment

There are two enrichments activities onboard the Astor, arts and crafts and guest speakers. This is the perfect way to broaden your mind and learn new skills whilst sailing.