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The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection: Azora

Dal Kikin
December 24, 2018

Azora is the name of the first yacht of The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection

On December 5, 2018, the first of the three yachts The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection, which was presented on October 9, was given the Spanish name Azora, which means “blue sky”.

“We are extremely excited to officially announce the name of the first yacht, The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection,” said Douglas Prothero, executive director of The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection. “We wanted to choose a name that would carry the passion for sea travel and inspire travelers to the wildest dreams. The name Azora, personifying the beauty of the sky and the ocean, embodies the one and the other. In my opinion, blue is also associated with a sense of calm and clarity, emotions that we hope to awaken as a guest during our unforgettable cruises. ”

The name Azora, personifying the beauty of the sky and ocean, embodies both - Douglas Protero Executive Director of The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection

Blue is the signature color of The Ritz-Carlton, as well as the color designed to inspire travel, which is what determines the name for the first yacht The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection. It also symbolizes the tranquility of the sky and the serenity of the ocean, opens the way for creativity and new experiences.

The Azora will accommodate up to 298 guests in 149 cabins with their own private terraces.

Designed to order a yacht with a length of 190 meters and capable of accommodating up to 298 guests in 149 cabins with their own private terraces, will go on their first cruise in February 2020.







At the moment, there are six kinds of different layouts of cabins. Also on the yacht will be located two luxurious cabins with an area of ??102 m2, each of which has its own terrace with an area of 55 m2, and the interior design was made by the well-known company Tillberg Design of Sweden together with The Ritz-Carlton. On board the cruise yacht, guests will enjoy the unrivaled service and high level of comfort inherent in The Ritz-Carlton brand.

Guests of The Ritz-Carlton Yacht Collection will be able to enjoy an unforgettable holiday on the "all inclusive" system: they will have a lot of restaurants, Wi-Fi, as well as all kinds of entertainment on board and water sports.

For a special price, you can enjoy dishes from the chef with three Michelin stars Sven Elverfeld in the restaurant of the author’s cuisine, enjoy spa treatments, and go on exciting excursions from The Shore Collection. The cost of the cruise will depend on the route and time of year. Also yachts will be available for private rent.