Cruise holidays are renowned for providing luxury experiences. But if you’re looking for something extra special, an exclusive experience that will last in your memory for years to come, then upgrading to a cruise suite is the way to go. Most cruise ships offer suites, each with a range of different features and services. Read on to discover five of the most luxurious ones.
1) Regent Suite, Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Views, service, indulgence, the Regent Suite has it all. Get back from a day’s exploring to be greeted by your personal butler and a glass of champagne. After rejuvenating in the private jacuzzi and steam room in your in-suite spa, you can sit back and enjoy the view. With a wrap-around balcony offering views equalled only by the ship’s captain, it’s the perfect place to wind down.
Every inch of this 371-plus square metre suite has been exquisitely designed, with rare works of art, a marble-detailed bathroom and a king-size Savoir bed. Luxury services, such as business class flights, private car and guide in every port and unlimited in-suite spa services are also included.
2) Iconic Suite, Celebrity Cruises
Found on Celebrity Beyond, the Iconic Suite stretches over 2,500 feet of indoor and outdoor space, making it the largest in the fleet. Your own personal retreat host will attend to your every need as you spend your sea days relaxing on the double daybed or in the hot tub on the private terrace, where the panoramic views are exceptional.
Inside, the bathroom offers a whirlpool tub, full shower and dual sinks, which you can enjoy alongside other thoughtful amenities, such as the complimentary welcome bottle of champagne, in-suite speciality coffees or fresh fruit delivered upon request. Other exclusive treats include unlimited lunch and dinner in all speciality restaurants, two complimentary bottles of premium spirits and VIP canapés.
3) Royal Loft Suite, Royal Caribbean Cruises
As Royal Caribbean’s premier suite option, Royal Loft Suite offers a multi-storey space featuring a two-deck-high panoramic window view. Its large private balcony has both a dining area and a whirlpool tub, where you can relax. Inside, the king-size bed comes complete with a Duxiana mattress, while the spacious bathroom offers a soaking tub, shower, two sinks and a bidet.
Your own ‘Royal Genie’ will take care of your dinner and show reservations and any other wishes, such as laundry, luggage, and shoe-shining. As part of the Royal Suite Class, you’ll have exclusive access to onboard experiences crafted by your concierge, complimentary speciality dining and a deluxe beverage package, an in-suite Lavazza espresso maker and luxury bathroom amenities.
4) Sky Suite, Princess Cruises
With a 270-degree panorama and 1,000-square foot continuous balcony, The Sky Suite can offer some of the best views in the industry! This spacious suite is complete with luxury furniture, three floor-to-ceiling sliding glass doors and a bathroom with a bathtub and separate rain shower. Add in its inclusive amenities and the service of a dedicated Suite Experience Manager, and you’ll have everything needed for a luxury experience.
Enjoy premium champagne on arrival, complimentary access to The Enclave (Princess Cruises’ thermal suite) and Princess Fine Wine Tasting, theatre reservations, a reserved onshore Princess Cays bungalow and private Movies Under the Stars balcony viewing.
5) Owner’s Suite, Silverseas
The Owner’s Suite onboard Silverseas has an air of opulence about it, offering one of the highest space-per-guest ratios of any luxury cruise accommodation. Whether it’s breakfast on the private veranda, a luxurious bath in the Italian marble bathroom or getting ready for your evening at the elegant vanity table, you can revel in its spacious comfort.
Amenities can be customised to your preference, from toiletries, pillows and stationery to your favourite wines and spirits. Enjoy the luxury of in-suite dining, served by your own personal butler, before settling down to an on-demand movie for the evening.// END - About the Author ?>