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Explora 1

Explora 1

EXPLORA I, the first of four luxury best-in-class ships, will set sail in 2023, with the remaining ships ready to set sail in 2024, 2025 and 2026.

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Owner’s Residence

The iconic Owner’s Residence creates the largest accommodation on-board, with multiple harmonious spaces in which to relax, entertain and unwind.

Stand in awe of the panoramic ocean views from your private outdoor terrace – featuring a spacious whirlpool – and enjoy intuitive, intelligent service with a dedicated private butler.

Features

  • Dedicated private butler services
  • Oversized floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the sea
  • Separate living, dining and sleeping areas
  • Spacious lounge area
  • Dining table for 4 or 6 guests
  • Spacious work desk area
  • Private refrigerated mini-bar, replenished according to the guests’ preferences
  • Espresso machine and tea maker with a complimentary selection of coffee and teas
  • Laptop-size safe
  • Maximum capacity: 4 adults

Outdoors

  • Panoramic ocean-front terrace covering the full ship’s width, with private outdoor large whirlpool, day beds, a dining table, lounge area, shower and sun loungers

Bedroom

  • Bespoke king-sized bed sleep system
  • Large double sofa bed
  • Down duvets and pillows
  • Extensive pillow selection
  • Oversized dressing room

Bathroom

  • Luxurious marble double vanity bathroom
  • Spacious bathtub and separate shower room
  • Private steam room
  • Plush bathrobes and slippers
  • Custom bath toiletries and amenities
  • Hairdryer and illuminated make-up/shaving mirror

Stats

  • Total Suite Area: 280 sqm (3014 sq. ft)
  • Suite: 155 sqm (1668 sq. ft)
  • Terrace: 125 sqm (1345 sq. ft)
  • Maximum Capacity: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children.
  • Deck: 8
  • Position: Aft

Retreat Residence

For a true sense of being at home at sea, experience the sweeping decks and effortlessly elegant spaces of our Ocean Residences.

Enjoy perfect views of the oceans from your terrace’s dining area and private outdoor whirlpool, and make the most of our dedicated butler service.

Features

  • Private butler services
  • Oversized floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the sea
  • Separate living, dining and sleeping areas
  • Spacious lounge area
  • Dining table for 4 or 6 guests
  • Spacious work desk area
  • Private refrigerated mini-bar, replenished according to the guests’ preferences
  • Espresso machine and tea maker with a complimentary selection of coffee and teas
  • Laptop-size safe
  • Maximum capacity: 2 adults and 2 children

Outdoors

  • Panoramic ocean-front terrace with private outdoor whirlpool, a dining table and sun loungers

Bedroom

  • Bespoke king-sized bed sleep system
  • Large double sofa bed
  • Down duvets and pillows
  • Extensive pillow selection
  • Large walk-in wardrobe with a seated vanity area

Bathroom

  • Luxurious marble bathroom with a bathtub or a separate walk-in
  • Shower (some suites feature both)
  • Plush bathrobes and slippers
  • Custom bath toiletries and amenities
  • Hairdryer and illuminated make-up/shaving mirrorInclusions

Stats

  • Total Suite Area: 70-149 sqm (753-1604 sq. ft) 
  • Suite: 56-74 sqm (603-797 sq. ft)
  • Terrace: 14-75 sqm (151 807 sq. ft)
  • Maximum Capacity: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children
  • Decks: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Position: Aft, Middle and Forward

Cove Residence

For a true sense of being at home at sea, experience the sweeping decks and effortlessly elegant spaces of our Ocean Residences.

Enjoy perfect views of the oceans from your terrace’s dining area and private outdoor whirlpool, and make the most of our dedicated butler service.

Features

  • Private butler services
  • Oversized floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the sea
  • Separate living, dining and sleeping areas
  • Spacious lounge area
  • Dining table for 4 or 6 guests
  • Spacious work desk area
  • Private refrigerated mini-bar, replenished according to the guests’ preferences
  • Espresso machine and tea maker with a complimentary selection of coffee and teas
  • Laptop-size safe
  • Maximum capacity: 2 adults and 2 children

Outdoors

  • Panoramic ocean-front terrace with private outdoor whirlpool, a dining table and sun loungers

Bedroom

  • Bespoke king-sized bed sleep system
  • Large double sofa bed
  • Down duvets and pillows
  • Extensive pillow selection
  • Large walk-in wardrobe with a seated vanity area

Bathroom

  • Luxurious marble bathroom with a bathtub or a separate walk-in
  • Shower (some suites feature both)
  • Plush bathrobes and slippers
  • Custom bath toiletries and amenities
  • Hairdryer and illuminated make-up/shaving mirrorInclusions

Stats

  • Total Suite Area: 70-149 sqm (753-1604 sq. ft)
  • Suite: 56-74 sqm (603-797 sq. ft)
  • Terrace: 14-75 sqm (151 807 sq. ft)
  • Maximum Capacity: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children
  • Decks: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Position: Aft, Middle and Forward

Serenity Residence

For a true sense of being at home at sea, experience the sweeping decks and effortlessly elegant spaces of our Ocean Residences.

Enjoy perfect views of the oceans from your terrace’s dining area and private outdoor whirlpool, and make the most of our dedicated butler service.

Features

  • Private butler services
  • Oversized floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the sea
  • Separate living, dining and sleeping areas
  • Spacious lounge area
  • Dining table for 4 or 6 guests
  • Spacious work desk area
  • Private refrigerated mini-bar, replenished according to the guests’ preferences
  • Espresso machine and tea maker with a complimentary selection of coffee and teas
  • Laptop-size safe
  • Maximum capacity: 2 adults and 2 children

Outdoors

  • Panoramic ocean-front terrace with private outdoor whirlpool, a dining table and sun loungers

Bedroom

  • Bespoke king-sized bed sleep system
  • Large double sofa bed
  • Down duvets and pillows
  • Extensive pillow selection
  • Large walk-in wardrobe with a seated vanity area

Bathroom

  • Luxurious marble bathroom with a bathtub or a separate walk-in
  • Shower (some suites feature both)
  • Plush bathrobes and slippers
  • Custom bath toiletries and amenities
  • Hairdryer and illuminated make-up/shaving mirrorInclusions

Stats

  • Total Suite Area: 70-149 sqm (753-1604 sq. ft)
  • Suite: 56-74 sqm (603-797 sq. ft)
  • Terrace: 14-75 sqm (151 807 sq. ft)
  • Maximum Capacity: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children
  • Decks: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Position: Aft, Middle and Forward

Cocoon Residence

For a true sense of being at home at sea, experience the sweeping decks and effortlessly elegant spaces of our Ocean Residences.

Enjoy perfect views of the oceans from your terrace’s dining area and private outdoor whirlpool, and make the most of our dedicated butler service.

Features

  • Private butler services
  • Oversized floor-to-ceiling windows with views of the sea
  • Separate living, dining and sleeping areas
  • Spacious lounge area
  • Dining table for 4 or 6 guests
  • Spacious work desk area
  • Private refrigerated mini-bar, replenished according to the guests’ preferences
  • Espresso machine and tea maker with a complimentary selection of coffee and teas
  • Laptop-size safe
  • Maximum capacity: 2 adults and 2 children

Outdoors

  • Panoramic ocean-front terrace with private outdoor whirlpool, a dining table and sun loungers

Bedroom

  • Bespoke king-sized bed sleep system
  • Large double sofa bed
  • Down duvets and pillows
  • Extensive pillow selection
  • Large walk-in wardrobe with a seated vanity area

Bathroom

  • Luxurious marble bathroom with a bathtub or a separate walk-in
  • Shower (some suites feature both)
  • Plush bathrobes and slippers
  • Custom bath toiletries and amenities
  • Hairdryer and illuminated make-up/shaving mirrorInclusions

Stats

  • Total Suite Area: 70-149 sqm (753-1604 sq. ft)
  • Suite: 56-74 sqm (603-797 sq. ft)
  • Terrace: 14-75 sqm (151 807 sq. ft)
  • Maximum Capacity: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children
  • Decks: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Position: Aft, Middle and Forward

Premier Penthouse

The Ocean Penthouses offer a luxurious, spacious retreat with ocean-front floor-to-ceiling windows and expansive terraces to unwind and relax.

Our Ocean Penthouses have a characterful private dining area for four, and a calm, comfortable place to work, where you can entertain with others or spend time to yourself as you see fit.

Features

  • Spacious lounge area
  • Some of the suites feature separate living, dining and sleeping areas
  • Dining table for 4 guests
  • Spacious work desk area
  • Private refrigerated mini-bar, replenished according to the guests’ preferences
  • Espresso machine and tea maker with a complimentary selection of coffee and teas
  • Safe accommodating most tablets and laptops
  • Maximum capacity: 2 adults / some suites with a capacity for 2 adults and 2 children under 18 years

Outdoors

  • Spacious ocean-front terrace with a dining area
  • Comfortable daybeds for relaxation

Bedroom

  • Bespoke king-sized bed or twin beds sleep system
  • Down duvets and pillows
  • Some suites feature a double sofa bed
  • Extensive pillow selection
  • Spacious walk-in wardrobe with a seated vanity area

Bathroom

  • Spacious bathroom with a walk-in shower*
  • Plush bathrobes and slippers
  • Custom bath toiletries and amenities
  • Hairdryer and illuminated make-up/shaving mirror

*Some suites with bathtubs and accessible features

Stats

  • Total Suite Area: 43-68 sqm (463-732 sq. ft) 
  • Suite: 34-47 sqm (366-506 sq. ft)
  • Terrace: 9-21 sqm (97-226 q. ft)
  • Maximum Capacity: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children
  • Decks: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Position: Aft, Middle and Forward

Grand Penthouse

The Ocean Penthouses offer a luxurious, spacious retreat with ocean-front floor-to-ceiling windows and expansive terraces to unwind and relax.

Our Ocean Penthouses have a characterful private dining area for four, and a calm, comfortable place to work, where you can entertain with others or spend time to yourself as you see fit.

Features

  • Spacious lounge area
  • Some of the suites feature separate living, dining and sleeping areas
  • Dining table for 4 guests
  • Spacious work desk area
  • Private refrigerated mini-bar, replenished according to the guests’ preferences
  • Espresso machine and tea maker with a complimentary selection of coffee and teas
  • Safe accommodating most tablets and laptops
  • Maximum capacity: 2 adults / some suites with a capacity for 2 adults and 2 children under 18 years

Outdoors

  • Spacious ocean-front terrace with a dining area
  • Comfortable daybeds for relaxation

Bedroom

  • Bespoke king-sized bed or twin beds sleep system
  • Down duvets and pillows
  • Some suites feature a double sofa bed
  • Extensive pillow selection
  • Spacious walk-in wardrobe with a seated vanity area

Bathroom

  • Spacious bathroom with a walk-in shower*
  • Plush bathrobes and slippers
  • Custom bath toiletries and amenities
  • Hairdryer and illuminated make-up/shaving mirror

*Some suites with bathtubs and accessible features

Stats

  • Total Suite Area: 43-68 sqm (463-732 sq. ft)
  • Suite: 34-47 sqm (366-506 sq. ft)
  • Terrace: 9-21 sqm (97-226 q. ft)
  • Maximum Capacity: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children
  • Decks: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Position: Aft, Middle and Forward

Deluxe Penthouse

The Ocean Penthouses offer a luxurious, spacious retreat with ocean-front floor-to-ceiling windows and expansive terraces to unwind and relax.

Our Ocean Penthouses have a characterful private dining area for four, and a calm, comfortable place to work, where you can entertain with others or spend time to yourself as you see fit.

Features

  • Spacious lounge area
  • Some of the suites feature separate living, dining and sleeping areas
  • Dining table for 4 guests
  • Spacious work desk area
  • Private refrigerated mini-bar, replenished according to the guests’ preferences
  • Espresso machine and tea maker with a complimentary selection of coffee and teas
  • Safe accommodating most tablets and laptops
  • Maximum capacity: 2 adults / some suites with a capacity for 2 adults and 2 children under 18 years

Outdoors

  • Spacious ocean-front terrace with a dining area
  • Comfortable daybeds for relaxation

Bedroom

  • Bespoke king-sized bed or twin beds sleep system
  • Down duvets and pillows
  • Some suites feature a double sofa bed
  • Extensive pillow selection
  • Spacious walk-in wardrobe with a seated vanity area

Bathroom

  • Spacious bathroom with a walk-in shower*
  • Plush bathrobes and slippers
  • Custom bath toiletries and amenities
  • Hairdryer and illuminated make-up/shaving mirror

*Some suites with bathtubs and accessible features

Stats

  • Total Suite Area: 43-68 sqm (463-732 sq. ft)
  • Suite: 34-47 sqm (366-506 sq. ft)
  • Terrace: 9-21 sqm (97-226 q. ft)
  • Maximum Capacity: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children
  • Decks: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Position: Aft, Middle and Forward

Penthouse

The Ocean Penthouses offer a luxurious, spacious retreat with ocean-front floor-to-ceiling windows and expansive terraces to unwind and relax.

Our Ocean Penthouses have a characterful private dining area for four, and a calm, comfortable place to work, where you can entertain with others or spend time to yourself as you see fit.

Features

  • Spacious lounge area
  • Some of the suites feature separate living, dining and sleeping areas
  • Dining table for 4 guests
  • Spacious work desk area
  • Private refrigerated mini-bar, replenished according to the guests’ preferences
  • Espresso machine and tea maker with a complimentary selection of coffee and teas
  • Safe accommodating most tablets and laptops
  • Maximum capacity: 2 adults / some suites with a capacity for 2 adults and 2 children under 18 years

Outdoors

  • Spacious ocean-front terrace with a dining area
  • Comfortable daybeds for relaxation

Bedroom

  • Bespoke king-sized bed or twin beds sleep system
  • Down duvets and pillows
  • Some suites feature a double sofa bed
  • Extensive pillow selection
  • Spacious walk-in wardrobe with a seated vanity area

Bathroom

  • Spacious bathroom with a walk-in shower*
  • Plush bathrobes and slippers
  • Custom bath toiletries and amenities
  • Hairdryer and illuminated make-up/shaving mirror

*Some suites with bathtubs and accessible features

Stats

  • Total Suite Area: 43-68 sqm (463-732 sq. ft)
  • Suite: 34-47 sqm (366-506 sq. ft)
  • Terrace: 9-21 sqm (97-226 q. ft)
  • Maximum Capacity: 3 adults or 2 adults and 2 children
  • Decks: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Position: Aft, Middle and Forward

Ocean Grand Terrace Suite

Our Ocean Terrace Suites elegantly combine space and light to help you truly relax and feel closer to the ocean that carries you on your journey.

Our Ocean Grand Terrace Suites features a larger oceanfront terrace of 11 sqm (118 sq ft), featuring an outdoor dining area and comfortable sunbeds for relaxation. All our Ocean Suites have floor-to-ceiling windows – at 35 sqm (377 sq ft) they are amongst the largest in the category – and private sun terraces.

Features

  • Oversized floor-to-ceiling windows helping you feel closer to the sea
  • Lounge area with flexible coffee/dining table
  • Private refrigerated mini-bar, replenished according to the guests’ preferences
  • Espresso machine and tea maker with a complimentary selection of coffee and teas
  • Safe accommodating most tablets and laptops
  • Maximum capacity: 2 adults / some suites with a capacity for 2 adults and 1 child under 18 years

Outdoors

  • Spacious ocean-front terrace with a dining area
  • Comfortable daybeds for relaxation

Bedroom

  • Bespoke king-sized bed or twin beds sleep system
  • Down duvets and pillows
  • Extensive pillow selection
  • Spacious walk-in wardrobe with a seated vanity area

Bathroom

  • Spacious bathroom with a walk-in shower*
  • Plush bathrobes and slippers
  • Custom bath toiletries and amenities
  • Hairdryer and illuminated make-up/shaving mirror

* Some suites with bathtubs and accessible features

Stats

  • Total Suite Area: 35-39 sqm (377-420 sq. ft)
  • Suite: 28 sqm (301 sq. ft)
  • Terrace: 7-11 sqm (75-118 sq. ft)
  • Maximum Capacity: 2 adults and 1 child
  • Decks: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Position: Aft, Middle and Forward

Ocean Terrace Suite

Our Ocean Terrace Suites elegantly combine space and light to help you truly relax and feel closer to the ocean that carries you on your journey.

Features

  • Oversized floor-to-ceiling windows helping you feel closer to the sea
  • Lounge area with flexible coffee/dining table
  • Private refrigerated mini-bar, replenished according to the guests’ preferences
  • Espresso machine and tea maker with a complimentary selection of coffee and teas
  • Safe accommodating most tablets and laptops
  • Maximum capacity: 2 adults / some suites with a capacity for 2 adults and 1 child under 18 years

Outdoors

  • Spacious ocean-front terrace with a dining area
  • Comfortable daybeds for relaxation

Bedroom

  • Bespoke king-sized bed or twin beds sleep system
  • Down duvets and pillows
  • Extensive pillow selection
  • Spacious walk-in wardrobe with a seated vanity area

Bathroom

  • Spacious bathroom with a walk-in shower*
  • Plush bathrobes and slippers
  • Custom bath toiletries and amenities
  • Hairdryer and illuminated make-up/shaving mirror

* Some suites with bathtubs and accessible features

Stats

  • Total Suite Area: 35-39 sqm (377-420 sq. ft)
  • Suite: 28 sqm (301 sq. ft)
  • Terrace: 7-11 sqm (75-118 sq. ft)
  • Maximum Capacity: 2 adults and 1 child
  • Decks: 6, 7, 8, 9, 10
  • Position: Aft, Middle and Forward

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Gratuities: Gratuities are included in your journey fare; however, should you wish to recognise one of our hosts for service beyond your expectations then this is at your discretion.

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