Seven Seas Explorer, dubbed by Regent Seven Seas Cruises as the world’s most luxurious cruise ship, launched in July 2016 in Monte Carlo. Its opulent Regent Suite is said to cost US$10,000 a night. The ship has luxury to the tiniest details, including crystal chandeliers, custom-made Bernardaud and Versace china, and artworks by masters such as Arranz-Bravo, Chagall, Miro, Weidmann and Picasso. The 56,000 tonne ship carries 750 passengers and 542 crew.
Seven Seas Explorer has 375 all-balcony suites and boasts the largest balconies at sea. There are 16 accommodation categories, with the smallest suites starting at 215 square feet, ranging up to the 3,875 Regent Suite. All suites have a mini-bar, walk-in closet, safe, hair-dryer, marble bathroom with seperate bath and shower and balconies with teak decking.
Seven Seas Explorer has eight dining venues. The Compass Rose is the main dining room and provides open seating for breakfast and lunch. However, dinner requires reservations. Pacific Rim serves Pan-Asian creations, La Veranda provides outdoor and indoor dining and an Italian dinner menu, and the Prime 7 steak house offers USDA prime meat products. Chartreuse serves French dishes such as duck magret and rack of lamb.
Seven Seas Mariner has the state-of-the-art Canyon Ranch Spa Club and Wellness Center where guests can enjoy treatments and services developed by Canyon Ranch. Spa guests can relax in the outdoor infinity pool after a day of pampering. There are also saunas, relaxation rooms and steam rooms. The fitness centre has exercise machines and equipment. There is also a putting green, bocce court and jogging track. For those wishing to improve their culinary skills, the Culinary Arts Kitchen offers classes.
The Seven Seas Explorer has no kids’ club or facilities specifically for children. However, during peak sailings when there are plenty of kids on board, the card room can be turned into kids’ club area. Kids can also join cooking classes and backstage tours.
– Cruise Passenger
Service in all areas is top notch. Always smiling, helpful. Our suite was huge, the bathroom bigger than mine at home. Loved the power washing shower heads! very comfy bed. Food in every dining area was very good. Lunch by the pool was the least tasty, tended to be a little heavy on the salt. We ate in all the specialty rest. they were all very good. Pate, souffles, steak, quesadillas, all great. We found that you could also eat in Prime some days for lunch. It has a different lunch menu and it was great. – lander6991
– Cruise Critic
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