Asia Cruise Yearbook : ASEAN Yearbook 2018
ASEAN CRUISE DIRECTORY 2018/2019 51 ASIAN FLEET LUXURY The most-awarded cruise line has two ocean-going ships – the newly refurbished Crystal Symphony, and Crystal Serenity, both firmly established in the five-star category. Serenity will undergo a multi-million dollar revamp later this year. Crystal also has five river ships Crystal Ravel, Debussy, Bach, Mahler and Mozart and one luxury yacht, Crystal Esprit. The elegant line has a loyal clientele who are well-travelled and wealthy, and expect good food, fine wine and excellent service. Suites come with a butler and the all-inclusive cruise means champagne on tap, chocolates, canapés, afternoon tea, fine wine and spirits. Crystal Cruises / FACT FILE Vessels: 8 Passengers: 848 - 980 Destinations: Extensive itineraries to all seven continents. / CONTACT Crystal Cruises E: internationalsales@ crystalcruises.com W: crystalcruises.com / DINING Main dining room Waterside has open seating and no reservations; Marketplace does breakfast and lunch, and becomes a Brazilian steakhouse in the evenings; Silk is a Chinese al fresco venue; Prego serves Italian cuisine; and Umi Uma does Japanese/Peruvian fusion. / ACCOMMODATION Crystal Symphony has added 40 new Seabreeze Penthouse Suites on Deck 9 ranging from 35.1 to 45.6 square metres. The suites come with a coffee machine, well-stocked mini-bar, marble bathrooms with twin basins and Etro toiletries. / FACILITIES Two swimming pools, bars and lounges, fitness centre, spa, Computer University@Sea, library, theatre, boutiques, putting green. Seabourn Seabourn’s five intimate, 229-suite ships, Seabourn Ovation, Seabourn Odyssey, Seabourn Encore, Seabourn Sojourn and Seabourn Quest, comprise the newest, most modern and uniform fleet in the ultra-luxury segment and the vessels have been repeatedly named the best small ships in the world. Seabourn’s unique appeal results from the intimate size of its ships and a crew numbering nearly as many as guests. Global itineraries visit must-see ports and hidden gems where larger ships cannot go. Seabourn’s ships possess an array of high-end amenities and features, including the largest spa on any luxury ship. / FACT FILE Vessels: 5 Passengers: 458 Destinations: Southeast Asia including Bangkok, Cambodia, Da Nang, Ho Chi Minh City and Ha Long Bay. / CONTACT Seabourn P:132402 W: seabourn.com / DINING Ample seating invites guests to dine where, when and with whom they wish. Food is prepared to order and served in style. All dining, spirits, wines, champagne and caviar are complimentary. / ACCOMMODATION Suites measure 27.5 to 110 square metres with ocean views. Most have private verandas, and they feature a comfortable living area and queen or two twin beds; fully- stocked bar and refrigerator; large TV; and spacious marble bathroom. / FACILITIES Restaurants, 24-hour room service, library, computer centre, concierge and destination services, lounges and bars, outdoor pools, golf putting course, shuffleboard, card room, casino, duty-free shops.
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