What could be more romantic than sailing through a myriad of exotic destinations with your sweetheart by your side? Our point exactly! Whether you’re heading off on a honeymoon, celebrating a milestone birthday or simply want to escape to the high seas with the love of your life, cruising makes for the perfect getaway.
Of course, not all cabins are created equal and if you’re on the search for an experience that’s guaranteed to make your heart beat faster, securing one of these swoon-worthy cabins is an absolute must. Think watching the sunset from your private balcony while sipping on a cocktail, indulging in a luxurious bubble bath for two, hosting your very own soirees and nibbling on breakfast in bed delivered by a personal butler. Pure bliss! Disclaimer: These spaces are so utterly romantic that you and your other half may never want to leave…
The Royal Suite – Silversea
With slanted windows offering stunning views over the open ocean, spacious teak verandas and a private dining room for romantic dinners, Silversea’s Royal Suite is perfect for couples in search of unsurpassed luxury. Sink into a sea of bubbles in the marble bathroom, then pamper yourself silly with products from luxury homewares houses, Ferragamo and Bvlgari. Afternoon canapés and an Illy espresso machine are also available for couples who simply can’t tear themselves away. For those who prefer to socialise with new found friends, the stately style suite is ideal for entertaining. Find Royal Suites on-board the Silver Cloud, Silver Shadow, Silver Whisper, and Silver Wind.
AquaClass Stateroom – Celebrity
When it comes to rest, relaxation and romance, Celebrity has mastered the art. The AquaClass Staterooms are available across the entire Celebrity fleet (bar Century and Xpedition) and offer couples infinite access to the adult’s only AquaSpa Relaxation Room, the tranquil Persian Garden and specialty ‘clean eating’ restaurant, Blu. The suites themselves are infused with a fountain of spa style elements such as plush towels and robes, Celebrity eXhale bedding and aromatherapy diffuser. Not to mention a personal Spa Concierge on-hand to arrange treatments and on-demand wellness programming service.
Veranda Suite – Seabourn
Fancy a glass of French champagne while slathering your lover in luxurious bath products from Hermes, L’Occitane, and Molton Brown? Perhaps you’d like to share a sunset kiss while gazing out full length windows looking onto a private balcony with breath-taking sea views? Or maybe a romantic night in while watching the latest blockbusters on an interactive smart TV is your idea of holiday bliss? If so, Seabourn’s Veranda Suite is the accommodation for you! Available on-board Seabourn’s Quest, Odyssey, Sojourn cruise ships.
Spa Stateroom – Holland America
Indulge in the ultimate at-sea experience with Holland America’s ultra-plush Spa Staterooms. Romantic and invigorating, the cabins are strategically located just down the hall from the Greenhouse Spa & Salon. Perfect for spontaneous pampering! With rooms featuring yoga mats, tranquil countertop water features and soothing natural colours, they’re the ultimate cabin for couples seeking a sublime at-sea sanctuary!
Royal Loft Suites – Royal Caribbean
Couples in search of all out extravagance will fall head over heels in love with Royal Caribbean’s dual level Royal Loft Suites. Each measures in at a fabulously spacious 1,599 square feet, and that’s not including the 874 square-foot balcony. Double height windows afford panoramic ocean views while the loft style master bedroom takes at-sea romance to new heights. They can accommodate up to six which makes them perfect for well-heeled parents wanting to book a family friendly space that doesn’t compromise on romance.
Penthouse Suites – P&O
With a passenger capacity of just 710, cruising on-board the adult’s only Adonia is an incredibly intimate experience. The vessel features six beautifully appointed Penthouse Suites, each boasting elegant décor that evokes the decadence of a bygone era. One of our favourite features is the luxurious king size bed that looks out onto floor to ceiling glass doors with uninterrupted views of the ocean. Head out onto the balcony for a sunset glass of bubbly, heat things up in the Whirlpool tub or treat your loved one to a romantic dinner for two in the private dining room.
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