Virgin Voyages offers a sophisticated yet relaxed adults-only experience free of formality where guests will enjoy the glamour of a boutique hotel on the ocean blended with unmistakable Virgin style and service. Say goodbye to buffet restaurants, dress codes and fixed dining times and say hello to a holiday on your terms featuring over $600 of value included as standard – this includes 20+ Eateries, unlimited Wi-Fi, fitness classes, tips, soft drinks and more! Cabins on board will be a lot more than just a place to sleep with clever room technology and styling to provide the ultimate hideaway spaces for cruising.
Meet The Fleet
Virgin Voyages has 3 ships within their fleet; Scarlet Lady, Valiant Lady and Resilient Lady. All ships are 3,500km in length and weigh 60,000 tons but all have their own unique features on board to delight passengers. Scarlet Lady is the first ship within their fleet and her name was inspired by an early Virgin Atlantic plane.
Scarlet Lady, Valiant Lady & Resilient Lady
Modern, yacht-inspired aesthetic and clever cabin technology make for more than just a space to live (or sleep). The cabins and suites onboard Virgin Voyages are places to escape and retreat from the world. Cabins onboard can be transformed at the touch of a button with mood-matching lighting, a configurable bed and in-cabin tech to make guests’ lives easier.
Award-winning Walter Knoll, who’s designed thoughtful and sustainable furniture for over 150 years, is responsible for specialized engineering and handcrafting their transformative Seabed in Germany.
RockStar Quarters are where superyachts meet luxury cruises along with rock and roll royalty. Accents of brass and slabs of marble guide you to spacious stargazing terraces, and every detail of these suites serves to celebrate the romance of the open ocean. The suites were conceptualized by the world-renowned designer, Tom Dixon – describing Grace Jones as the muse for these gorgeous suites.
Here are some of the perks guests will experience when booking the Brilliant, Cheeky Corner, Seriously and Sweet Aft Suites!
- Early Booking/Priority Access – Be the first to book and get prime access to their eateries, events, and experiences – any and all of their onboard and offshore experiences.RockStar Sailors also get access to the exclusive VIP area at The Beach Club at Bimini.
- Select Beverages On Them – RockStar Quarters guests can choose from a selection of drink packages for their in-room bar.
- RockStar Agents – 24/7 access to their team of RockStar Agents ready to satisfy any and all of your needs and wants – before you even step aboard the ship.
Here are some of the perks guests will experience when booking the Massive, Fab, Posh or Gorgeous Suites!
- Early Booking/Priority Access – Be the first to book and get prime access to their eateries, events, and experiences – any and all of their onboard and offshore experiences. RockStar Sailors also get access to the exclusive VIP area at The Beach Club at Bimini.
- Premium Wifi – With premium WiFi, you can stream from all your devices and enjoy in-room, on-demand entertainment.
- Bottomless In-Room Bar – Never run out of your favourite drink, or any of the makings for your favourite cocktail – with the bottomless bar of your dreams inside your suite.
- Daily Bar Tab – Revel in exclusive access to complimentary drinks and bottles of wine around the ship and at The Beach Club at Bimini with a daily bar tab.
- Daily Spa Access – Complimentary access to the Thermal Suite in Redemption Spa; with mud, salt, and steam rooms, sauna, hot/cold plunge pools, and marble hammam benches.
- Private Transfer – All Mega RockStars get a private transfer to whisk you to and from their ship in Miami – so that treating yourself starts (and ends) beyond the sail.
- Dedicated RockStar Agent – Guests will have a RockStar Agent personally dedicated to them and their needs. So no matter the ask, you’ve got an agent at your (RockStar) service.
Pairing fresh ingredients and vibrant flavors with ever-evolving ways to experience food, they’ve elevated and diversified their menus while minimizing waste by only cooking what’s been ordered. It’s a win for their stomach and a win for the planet.
Here’s a taste of what to expect from their dining venues onboard;
- 20+ Eateries On Them – From steakhouses and Korean BBQ to a cooking lab and an international food market, all eateries are on them.
- No Buffets or Big Dining Halls – With unique spaces and diverse options, they’ve ditched the one-big-dining-hall experience and said goodbye to buffets.
- Late-Night Bites – Whether you’re craving a slice of pizza, a burger, or a hearty diner breakfast – your schedule doesn’t stop, so neither will theirs.
- Made-To-Order – Every eatery has its own kitchen and an executive chef – and all their food is fresh and made-to-order, never mass-produced.
- Fresh Is Best – Balance is key, so they offer vegetarian, vegan and gluten-free options in every eatery – designed from scratch and always created from the freshest ingredients.
- Michelin-Starred Chefs – World-class Chefs like Brad Farmerie (of PUBLIC in NYC) and Sohui Kim (of The Good Fork and Insa in NYC) are a few of the names behind their incredible menus.
Food – Steak & Seafood.
The perfect mix of sophistication, nostalgia and cool – entering The Wake is an event in itself. As soon as they see the grand staircase, guests will feel like they’ve stumbled onto a glitz & glam movie set that is regal by design with raised levels of luxury and exuberance.
Food – Upscale Mexican.
Inspired by the vibrant, colourful streets of Mexico, guests are treated to a menu reflecting the regions emerging culinary renaissance. Personal, intimate, and educational, their mezcalier will guide you through a highly curated dining and drinking experience. Pink Agave is Virgin Voyages’ tribute to sophisticated Mexican Cuisine, and home to their impressive mezcal and tequila collection.
Razzle Dazzle Restaurant
Food – Vegetarian-Forward.
One of their most unique offerings onboard, Razzle Dazzle Restaurant is a veggie-forward eatery that delivers a healthy dose of nice with just the right amount of naughty. Guests can choose from one side that skews towards plant-based vegetarian and vegan dishes including must have munchies such as the Impossible Burger, or the indulgent side – meaty cheats, sweets and gluttonous treats. Guests can enjoy healthy smoothies and juices by day and the retox with signature cocktails by night in a lively, bustling environment.
The Test Kitchen
Food – Cooking Lab & Restaurant.
The Test Kitchen is the most unique, innovative, and experimental dining experience on the ship. The tasting menu is presented in the form of an ingredient list where guests put their trust in their expert chefs to make the decisions. This laboratory-like eatery is a part cooking school and part restaurant. It’s educational, experiential and delicious. With classes and evolving tasting menus, this is for the curious, boundary-pushing tastebuds on board.
Food – Korean BBQ.
If you’re into hands-on meat-grilling and soju drinking, the Korean BBQ is the perfect spot. Guests have the option to choose from meats, seafood, vegetables, or all of the above when they’re ready to start grilling and their crew will be on hand to help. Virgin Voyages specially designed a flameless grill for the ultimate BBQ experience, which will be the centerpiece of the loudest restaurant at sea.
Food – Elevated Italian.
Deeply rooted in Italian culinary traditions, the trattoria serves regionally-inspired food punctuated by their fresh, handmade pasta. Start with antipasti – this selection of cured meats and cheeses gets Sailors’ mouths watering for more. While everyone loves a good pizza, Extra Virgin focuses on pasta-centric favourites made fresh daily. Match with great Italian wine and top it off with traditional aperitivos and digestivos to make their night complete.
Swapping classic Broadway productions for exhilarating, contemporary and immersive entertainment, guests have the opportunity to choose from a festival-like lineup of shows and happenings developed by the world’s most-talked-about producers, directors, choreographers and artists. From modern takes on classic stories to interactive dance parties and off-the-wall participatory acts, the bespoke intimate and authentic experiences will push the boundaries of traditional stage performances.
This kick-ass, two story, two bar space, named after Richard’s first recording studio, is inspired by the coolest clubs on land and layered with a moody and sexy 70’s punk vibe. The Manor will host a ground-breaking, immersive dining entertainment experience (coming soon), to kick the night off before it transitions into a mind-blowing, goodbye-early-morning-workout nightclub.
The Red Room
Live Performance Space
There’s a lot that’s special about The Red Room. It’s the first transformational theater at sea, featuring different modes which enable a variety of unique and engaging experiences.
No late-night outing is complete without some serious karaoke. Virgin Voyages have put their own spin on traditional cruise karaoke by designing Korean style Karaoke Rooms. Bold, vibrant spaces that encourage intense, high energy fun for their guests.
With Virgin Voyages’ history rooted deeply in music, their sonic identity peaks at their record shop onboard. Guests can get lost in sound at Voyage Vinyl, their record shop at sea. Stocked with music magazines, headphones and record players, guests can pull up to a listening station with a stack from the selection of both classic and current albums including special and limited editions.
The Social Club
Arcade & Gaming Area
The Social Club is the perfect hangout spot for those young in spirit. The Social Club’s full retro arcade pays homage to the epic childhood video games of yesteryear – like Pacman, Mario Bros, Donkey Kong and other various vintage arcade games. Guests can also play classic games like air hockey, bar-top shuffleboard, foosball and board games.
Gaming & Lounge
Inspired by the sleek and futuristic elements of James Bond and 70’s-glam technicolor, the Casino has something for everyone. There are different zones of experiences for guests to indulge in: Tournament, Ocean, Adventure and Asian. Each zone offers games that fit with the theme, from traditional slot machines to table games like Blackjack, Craps and Roulette
Expect a Virgin-style makeover to cruise spa & fitness programming. Whether guests are into high-intensity workouts, deep breaths in search of nirvana, or if they are that person who pays for a gym membership but never uses it – Virgin Voyages provide spaces to care for themselves in whichever way works best for them. For the ‘do nothings,’ ‘do some things’ and the ‘do literally everythings’ they have a way to sweat that suits everyone.
Build & Balance
It’s all about balance at the gym dedicated to weights, stretching, core exercises and a yoga studio that offers a wide range of free group fitness classes. The state-of-the-art equipment allows you to use the very best in fitness equipment, and personal training sessions are available if Sailors are looking for one-on-one attention
Bike & Burn
If guests are looking to bust out some cardio, burn some calories, or both – they can head to the Bike & Burn section of B-Complex. They can try one of their state of the art running machines and rowers or spin it out in their cycling studio where the group classes are free. As with everything in B-Complex, personal training is also available.
The Training Camp is where guests can take one of the many complimentary group fitness classes. From gravity defying bungee classes to HIIT and breathing classes, fitness classes come in all shapes and sizes. And if guests would like to try classes on their own, they can follow along on one of the Fitness on Demand apps.
The Athletic Club
Designed with the aesthetic of athletic social clubs of the past, The Athletic Club incorporates not just an active Training Camp and boxing classes, but also a full-on basketball court and adult-sized seasaws.
The Athletic Club
Designed with the aesthetic of athletic social clubs of the past, The Athletic Club incorporates not just an active Training Camp and boxing classes, but also a full-on basketball court and adult sized seasaws.
Located at the top of the ship on Deck 17 – right above The Athletic Club – Sailors will find their charming and serene outdoor space devoted to the pursuit of Vitamin Sea. Every morning starts with sunrise yoga, and during the day, The Perch acts as a guest’s sun haven – with cold water buckets hanging out and waiting for them to pull the rope and drench themselves with a refreshing, homemade waterfall.
The ship’s 250 meter long, elevated, signature red running track that forms a halo-like vision over the ship. Perfect for guests who want to sweat, strut or skate while breathing in the salty air and feeling the sea mist.
Inspired by an underwater cave, the award winning Redemption Spa serves as a mermaid and merman hideaway with a thermal suite complete with a hydrotherapy pool, mud room, steam room, salt room, cold plunge pools and quartz beds. By night, guests can complete their well-being journey by attending Virgin Voyages’ take of the famous Swiss Aufguss ritual (’Aufguss’ meaning ‘infusion’), where they transform the spa’s thermal suite into a sound based sensory experience.
A Poolside Oasis. With smooth curves and nautical details, Virgin Voyages have created a pool deck with the sophisticated glam of a contemporary yacht. Whether guests are looking to sunbathe in one of their daybeds or let last night’s choices melt away in the pool, they can detox and recover or carry on with a cocktail or two.
Well Being Pool
The large, circular well-being pool is situated conveniently between the Gym & Tonic Bar and their MyBeast upper-body strength bars. So after guests have worked up a sweat and properly hydrated, they can take a dip in the pool and enjoy the fruits of their labour.// END - About the Author ?>