Cruise holidays have seen a boom in recent years and were seeing increasing popularity year-on-year pre-Covid, raking in around £31 billion as an industry. As a result, cruise firms have been working to develop bigger and better cruise lines than any seen before.
One cruise line which has done just this is Regent Seven Seas Cruises, a subsidiary of Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings.
As part of new Channel 5 documentary Building the Billion Dollar Cruise Ship, viewers were given the opportunity to take a look behind the curtain at how the £360 million Seven Seas Explorer was created and exactly what “luxurious” features holidaymakers can expect.
While the superliner itself is home to 374 suites, the most opulent of these is situated at the very top of the ship.
Though the average cost of a regular suite onboard the ship would cost around £10,000 for a two-week stay, the penthouse is “reserved for the super-rich”.
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However, the perks of this high-end suite don’t stop there.
The bathroom and closet space take up a decent portion of the floor plan, offering plenty of storage for garments and suitcases…