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Summary

Mid-sized ship Aurora cuts a fine figure at sea with her elegant tiered stern, long bow and sleek funnel. She is best known for her world cruises and has everything a cruiser could want, including world class dining, spa, salon, cinema and theatre. At Aurora’s heart you’ll find a four-deck atrium with a stunning 35ft sculpture of two figures veiled in water.

Great for adults

Step aboard and you’ll find everything you need including fine dining, quiet and lively bars, pools, luxurious spa and salon, gym, fitness classes and shops.

Family friendly

Aurora offers the perfect balance, bringing the opportunity to enjoy quality time together as well as time separately. From hassle-free meal times to carefree days out, we really have got it all covered.

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Activities and Education

There are plenty of daily activities on board Aurora to keep you busy. She has everything a discerning cruiser could want, bars, pools, sports venues and shops. You can relax by the pool or enjoy a theatre featuring some of the most lavish and spectacular shows at sea.

  • Sea day activities
  • Family and kids’ clubs
  • The Library
  • Photo gallery
  • Shopping
  • Pools
  • Vanderbilt’s
  • Sports

Highlights

  • Cafe Bordeaux – bistro created by Marco Pierre White
  • The Pennant Grill – al fresco grill restaurant
  • 3 pools, 1 with skydome and 4 whirlpool spas
  • The Crows Nest lounge and bar
  • The Playhouse cinema
  • Monte Carlo Casino
  • Masquerade nightclub
  • Carmen’s show lounge and bar
  • Anderson’s bar
  • Champions sports bar
  • Curzon Theatre
  • Golf simulator & golf nets
  • Spa and gym

Health and well being

A healthier holiday

There’s nothing better for your well-being than a change of scenery and the chance to get away from it all. And as the scenery changes around you on Aurora, you can be as leisurely or active as you wish. Her gymnasium is fully-equipped with bikes, weights, running machines and much more, helping you keep trim during your time away. Her sparkling pools invite you to take a dip and you can swim no matter what the weather with Aurora’s Crystal Pool located beneath a protective skydome.

If you simply wish to unwind and take it easy, the Oasis Spa and salon provides the perfect retreat. Indulge in a body wrap, a massage, a facial or a pedicure and you’ll find Aurora’s skilled staff soothe away any tension. And if you don’t wish to spoil all your hard work at mealtimes, you’ll be pleased to find that delicious healthy options on the menu, mean you can indulge with a completely clean conscience.

  • Crystal Pool
  • Riviera Pool
  • Golf Simulator
  • Terrace Pool
  • Weights & Measures
  • Sports Court
  • Promenade Deck
  • Oasis Spa

Dining

Enjoy world class dining on board Aurora

Enjoy two main restaurants offering a choice of Club Dining – the same table at the same time each evening – or Freedom Dining with no fixed seating or dining times.

There’s also the opportunity to visit the Select Dining venues of Sindhu, the first restaurant at sea from master of spices Atul Kochhar and The Glass House, a wine bar and restaurant created in partnership with award-winning wine guru Olly Smith.

Main dining options:

  • Medina
  • Alexandria
  • Afternoon tea

Casual dining options:

  • Horizon
  • Poolside snacks
  • Room service

Select dining:

  • Sindhu
  • The Beach House
  • The Glass House

Entertainment

Aurora’s great variety of entertainment

There’s never a dull moment on board Aurora, when it comes to entertainment and things to do we’ve something for everyone.

  • The Curzon Theatre
    Catch a show before dinner or enjoy one after. You’ll enjoy entertainment such as cabaret performances, stand-up comedy, interactive game shows, quizzes, and talent shows.
  • The Playhouse Cinema
    This fantastic cinema screens feature films throughout the day and into the evening. Is also the venue for classical recitals, lectures, port enhancement talks, and much more.
  • Carmen’s show lounge
    Carmen’s is a show lounge featuring spectacular cabaret performances, fun quiz shows, tribute acts, family shows and glittering discos.
  • Casino
    As night falls our casinos come alive. Featuring the latest in slot machines and gaming tables, our friendly croupiers are on hand to oversee the evening’s events.

Facts

  • Country of registry: Bermuda
  • Port of registry: Hamilton
  • Entered service: April 2000
  • Named by: HRH The Princess Royal
  • Gross Tonnage: 76,000 tons
  • Length Overall: 270 meters (886 feet)
  • Breadth: 32.2 meters (106 feet)
  • Draught (full): 8.4 meters (27 Feet)
  • Service Speed: 24 Knots
  • Crew: 850
  • Passenger Capacity: 1,870
  • Maximum operating capacity: 1,950
  • Passenger Decks: 10
  • Passenger Cabins: 935
DateCruiseShipDepartureReturnMin PriceSave up to*
20190513
13 May 19
14 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$2,439Select
20190614
14 Jun 19
7 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$1,384Select
20190621
21 Jun 19
16 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$2,858Select-30%
20190707
07 Jul 19
2 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$486Select
20190709
09 Jul 19
12 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$2,398Select-37%
20190721
21 Jul 19
12 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$2,262Select
20190802
02 Aug 19
14 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$2,846Select
20190816
16 Aug 19
4 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$886Select
20190820
20 Aug 19
12 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$2,369Select
20190901
01 Sep 19
30 Night Canada / New England CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$7,092Select
20191001
01 Oct 19
17 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$3,257Select
20191018
18 Oct 19
2 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$535Select
20191020
20 Oct 19
14 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$2,885Select
20200104
04 Jan 20
55 Night Caribbean CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$9,728Select
20200228
28 Feb 20
12 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$2,020Select-29%
20200311
11 Mar 20
12 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$2,020Select-27%
20200323
23 Mar 20
12 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$1,864Select
20191103
03 Nov 19
12 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$1,932Select-40%
20191115
15 Nov 19
7 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$967Select
20191122
22 Nov 19
4 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$643Select
20191126
26 Nov 19
13 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$1,914Select
20191209
09 Dec 19
10 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$1,368Select-15%
20191219
19 Dec 19
2 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$515Select
20191221
21 Dec 19
14 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$3,777Select
20200404
04 Apr 20
7 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$999,999Select
20200411
11 Apr 20
13 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$999,999Select
20200424
24 Apr 20
7 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$999,999Select
20200501
01 May 20
16 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$999,999Select
20200517
17 May 20
19 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$999,999Select
20200605
05 Jun 20
18 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$999,999Select
20200623
23 Jun 20
14 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$999,999Select
20200707
07 Jul 20
12 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$999,999Select
20200719
19 Jul 20
21 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$999,999Select
20200809
09 Aug 20
7 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$999,999Select
20200816
16 Aug 20
14 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$2,797Select
20200830
30 Aug 20
19 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$3,540Select
20200918
18 Sep 20
24 Night Canada / New England CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$5,243Select
20201012
12 Oct 20
18 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$3,151Select
20201030
30 Oct 20
12 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$2,000Select
20201111
11 Nov 20
28 Night Caribbean CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$4,413Select
20201209
09 Dec 20
10 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$1,348Select
20201219
19 Dec 20
2 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$418Select
20201221
21 Dec 20
16 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$4,478Select
20210106
06 Jan 21
65 Night South America CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$11,814Select
20210312
12 Mar 21
12 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$2,311Select
20210324
24 Mar 21
12 Night Europe CruiseAuroraSouthamptonSouthampton$2,311Select