AIDAblu was launched in 2010 and is a family-friendly ship targeting German-speaking cruisers of all ages who enjoy good value and a casual atmosphere. The 71,100 tonne ship has 14 passenger decks and carries 2,194 passengers and 646 crew.
[fa type=”bed”] Accommodation
There are 1,096 staterooms in a number of different categories, from compact interior cabins to balcony suites. All of the suites/cabins have twin beds convertible to a queen-size bed and small bathrooms with a shower. Some cabins have extra beds to accommodate children and there are interconnected rooms for families.
[fa type=”cutlery”] Food
AIDAblu has three self-serve buffet restaurants: Markt (Market), Weite Welt (Wide World) and Bella Vista for Italian dishes. Other dining options include the Buffalo Steakhouse, Rossini Restaurant (dinner only), a 12-seat sushi bar and Pizzeria Mare.
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AIDAblu has three pools, a fitness centre and a beauty salon for pedicures, manicures and barber/hairdresser services. The Body & Soul Spa Complex spans two decks with saunas, indoor whirlpool, massage and treatment rooms. There is an open-air area for nude sunbathing.
[fa type=”group”] Families
AIDAblu is recommended for families with children. Kids are split into age groups: Seepferdchen (4-6 year olds), Delfine (7-9 year olds), Sharks (10-11 year olds), Orcas (12-13 year olds), and Teens (14-17 year olds). Each age group has a specific playroom and there is an activities program similar to a holiday camp.
– Cruise Passenger
– Cruise Critic