10 Lavish Cruise Ship Suites

by Karen Gardiner and Rachel Friedman

10 Lavish Cruise Ship Suites

by Karen Gardiner and Rachel Friedman

Forget about cruise ship staterooms that are smaller than your closet. These one-of-a-kind cruise ship suites boast magnificent views, spacious rooms that are bigger than most New York City apartments, and private verandas that create a cruise experience that guests will not forget. Head out to sea to look at the very best suites that (a lot of money) can buy.

Forget about cruise ship staterooms that are smaller than your closet. These one-of-a-kind cruise ship suites boast magnificent views, spacious rooms that are bigger than most New York City apartments, and private verandas that create a cruise experience that guests will not forget. Head out to sea to look at the very best suites that (a lot of money) can buy.

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Grand duplex suite
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Cunard’s Grand Duplex Suites

Clocking in at 2,249 square feet, including the balcony, the Queen Mary 2's two-level grand duplex suites include lavish living quarters with a separate dining area and bar, expansive private deck area downstairs, and an upstairs master bedroom. Guests can also make use of two marble baths with separate whirlpool tub and shower, a guest bathroom, and private exercise equipment – all while enjoying priority embarkation and disembarkation, a bottle of champagne and strawberries at embarkation, and butler service. Guests of these suites get to dine on caviar and champagne in the renowned Queens Grill.

From $33,998 for a seven-night cruise.

Clocking in at 2,249 square feet, including the balcony, the Queen Mary 2's two-level grand duplex suites include lavish living quarters with a separate dining area and bar, expansive private deck area downstairs, and an upstairs master bedroom. Guests can also make use of two marble baths with separate whirlpool tub and shower, a guest bathroom, and private exercise equipment – all while enjoying priority embarkation and disembarkation, a bottle of champagne and strawberries at embarkation, and butler service. Guests of these suites get to dine on caviar and champagne in the renowned Queens Grill.

From $33,998 for a seven-night cruise.

Royal Loft Suite
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Royal Caribbean’s Royal Loft Suite

The most luxurious suite on Allure of the Seas, this two-deck space offers more than 1,500 square feet of room and a welcome respite from an otherwise busy ship. Features include a loft-like master bedroom, two whirlpools (including one on the private wraparound balcony), a large living area with baby grand piano, and panoramic views through a 17-foot two-deck wall of glass.

From $11,798 for a seven-night cruise.

The most luxurious suite on Allure of the Seas, this two-deck space offers more than 1,500 square feet of room and a welcome respite from an otherwise busy ship. Features include a loft-like master bedroom, two whirlpools (including one on the private wraparound balcony), a large living area with baby grand piano, and panoramic views through a 17-foot two-deck wall of glass.

From $11,798 for a seven-night cruise.

Crystal penthouse with veranda
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Crystal Cruises’ Crystal Penthouse with Veranda

Designed to evoke the glamour of old Hollywood, most staterooms and suites on board the Crystal Serenity boast their own verandas. The cream of the crop, however, is the 1,345 square-foot crystal penthouse with veranda. Features include a separate dining area, master bath with ocean view Jacuzzi, private workout area, and Bang & Olufsen sound system. Guests can enjoy 24-hour butler service, a welcome bottle of Cristal champagne upon arrival, and an invitation to a private captain’s cocktail party.

From $19,199 for a seven-night cruise.

Designed to evoke the glamour of old Hollywood, most staterooms and suites on board the Crystal Serenity boast their own verandas. The cream of the crop, however, is the 1,345 square-foot crystal penthouse with veranda. Features include a separate dining area, master bath with ocean view Jacuzzi, private workout area, and Bang & Olufsen sound system. Guests can enjoy 24-hour butler service, a welcome bottle of Cristal champagne upon arrival, and an invitation to a private captain’s cocktail party.

From $19,199 for a seven-night cruise.

From $19,199 for a seven-night cruise.

Royal concierge with veranda
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Disney Cruise Lines’ Royal Concierge Suite with Veranda

Situated on deck 12 of the Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy, the nearly 1,781 square-foot concierge suites feature private verandas with Jacuzzi, patio furniture, deck lighting, Plexiglass railings and dividers, and childproof locks (it’s Disney!). As a concierge guest, you'll also enjoy the benefits of the ship's concierge level special services and exclusive access to dedicated areas on the ship. Concierge guests have their own lounge and private entrance to an exclusive concierge-only sun deck.

From $18,860 for a seven-night cruise.

Situated on deck 12 of the Disney Dream and Disney Fantasy, the nearly 1,781 square-foot concierge suites feature private verandas with Jacuzzi, patio furniture, deck lighting, Plexiglass railings and dividers, and childproof locks (it’s Disney!). As a concierge guest, you'll also enjoy the benefits of the ship's concierge level special services and exclusive access to dedicated areas on the ship. Concierge guests have their own lounge and private entrance to an exclusive concierge-only sun deck.

From $18,860 for a seven-night cruise.

Wintergarden suite
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Seabourn’s Wintergarden Suite

Decorated with a Scandinavian style in mind and featuring fresh orchids, the 1,097 square-foot wintergarden suite aboard the Seabourn Odyssey has its own glass-enclosed solarium with Jacuzzi and day bed, large windows with ocean views, dining for six, bathroom with whirlpool bathtub, and guest bath. Guests also get an invitation from the master for a bridge visit when the ship is in port and private car transfers between airport and ship.

From $11,999 for a seven-night cruise.

Decorated with a Scandinavian style in mind and featuring fresh orchids, the 1,097 square-foot wintergarden suite aboard the Seabourn Odyssey has its own glass-enclosed solarium with Jacuzzi and day bed, large windows with ocean views, dining for six, bathroom with whirlpool bathtub, and guest bath. Guests also get an invitation from the master for a bridge visit when the ship is in port and private car transfers between airport and ship.

From $11,999 for a seven-night cruise.

Grand suite
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Uniworld’s Grand Suite

The word “grand” just scratches the surface when it comes to the grand suite onboard Uniworld’s ultra-posh S.S. Catherine. The lavishly appointed river-view suite with an open-air balcony features handcrafted Savoir Beds of England, a flat-screen TV and a separate spacious living room. More like a floating spa, the marble bathroom boasts Hermès bath and body products, towel warmers, plush towels, and bathrobes and slippers. Guests can also take advantage of additional amenities such as an in-suite butler service, daily fruit and cookie plate, packing and unpacking assistance, a bottle of wine upon arrival and more.  

From $8,999 for a seven-night river cruise.

The word “grand” just scratches the surface when it comes to the grand suite onboard Uniworld’s ultra-posh S.S. Catherine. The lavishly appointed river-view suite with an open-air balcony features handcrafted Savoir Beds of England, a flat-screen TV and a separate spacious living room. More like a floating spa, the marble bathroom boasts Hermès bath and body products, towel warmers, plush towels, and bathrobes and slippers. Guests can also take advantage of additional amenities such as an in-suite butler service, daily fruit and cookie plate, packing and unpacking assistance, a bottle of wine upon arrival and more.  

From $8,999 for a seven-night river cruise.

Regent suite
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Regent Seven Seas’ Regent Suite

The epitome of royal elegance, the 4,443 square-foot regent suite on the Seven Seas Explorer redefines the meaning of luxury cruising. With its best in-class amenities, such as two spacious oceanview bedrooms with private balconies overlooking the bow of the ship, a Steinway piano, rare art pieces, and a grand in-suite spa oasis, this palatial retreat is truly in a class of its own. A private solarium, personal butler service, in-suite dining and more are also available to guests.

From $65,999 for a 12-night cruise.

The epitome of royal elegance, the 4,443 square-foot regent suite on the Seven Seas Explorer redefines the meaning of luxury cruising. With its best in-class amenities, such as two spacious oceanview bedrooms with private balconies overlooking the bow of the ship, a Steinway piano, rare art pieces, and a grand in-suite spa oasis, this palatial retreat is truly in a class of its own. A private solarium, personal butler service, in-suite dining and more are also available to guests.

From $65,999 for a 12-night cruise.

Reflection suite
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Celebrity Cruises’ Reflection Suite

Found only on the Celebrity Reflection, the reflection suite offers spectacular panoramic views of the ocean with floor to ceiling glass windows not only in the living area, but the bathroom as well. This corner suite, only accessible by a private corridor, boasts two full bathrooms, two bedrooms, exclusive eXhale bedding, a walk-in closet and a marble master bathroom fit with a cantilevered shower. Don’t forget about the veranda, which is suited up with lounge seating and a tub with a rain shower. Additional amenities include unlimited lunch and dinner at specialty restaurants, priority luggage delivery, and more.

From $2,979 for a six-night cruise.

Found only on the Celebrity Reflection, the reflection suite offers spectacular panoramic views of the ocean with floor to ceiling glass windows not only in the living area, but the bathroom as well. This corner suite, only accessible by a private corridor, boasts two full bathrooms, two bedrooms, exclusive eXhale bedding, a walk-in closet and a marble master bathroom fit with a cantilevered shower. Don’t forget about the veranda, which is suited up with lounge seating and a tub with a rain shower. Additional amenities include unlimited lunch and dinner at specialty restaurants, priority luggage delivery, and more.

From $2,979 for a six-night cruise.

Owners one bedroom suite
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Emerald Waterways’ Owners One-Bedroom Suite

Guests sailing in the beautiful owners one-bedroom suite on multiple ships in the Emerald Waterways fleet can find a separate lounge, top-of-the-line linens and toiletries, flat screen TV, walk-in closet, and complimentary breakfast.

From $5,395 for a seven-night cruise.

Guests sailing in the beautiful owners one-bedroom suite on multiple ships in the Emerald Waterways fleet can find a separate lounge, top-of-the-line linens and toiletries, flat screen TV, walk-in closet, and complimentary breakfast.

From $5,395 for a seven-night cruise.

Club world owners suite
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Azamara’s Club World Owner’s Suites

The recently refurbished club world owner’s suites on Azamara Journey and Azamara Quest boast luxurious accommodations, including a spacious living room, separate bedroom, floor-to-ceiling windows that capture picture-perfect views, a private veranda, and a marble bathroom.

From $7,493 for a nine-night cruise.

The recently refurbished club world owner’s suites on Azamara Journey and Azamara Quest boast luxurious accommodations, including a spacious living room, separate bedroom, floor-to-ceiling windows that capture picture-perfect views, a private veranda, and a marble bathroom.

From $7,493 for a nine-night cruise.

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