The Owner’s Residence will be the largest living space onboard, spanning over 280 square metres
Explora Journeys, the new luxury cruise brand of MSC Group, has unveiled the design of its Owner’s Residence suite onboard Expora I.
The Owner’s Residence will be the largest living space onboard, spanning over 280 square metres. The living space will comprise of a suite area of 155 square metres and a 125-square-metre outdoor terrace, complete with an infinity whirlpool and a dining table for eight guests.
“Every aspect of the design of our Owner’s Residence reflects the meticulous curation of all details,” said Jason Gelineau, head of product at Explora Journeys. “We have partnered with renowned brands to provide an unparalleled experience for our guests. Sofas and chairs are by iconic design brands like Knoll and Molteni & C, outdoor furniture is from Manutti, sophisticated lighting solutions are designed by Astep and the luxurious double vanity bathroom is made of precious Calacatta marble. All these incredible details create an elegant, yet effortlessly relaxed European sense of luxury.”
Guests staying in the Owner’s Residence will receive dedicated private butler service by the residence manager, unpacking and packing services, itinerary and transport planning, and private in-suite dining. They will also have unlimited priority reservations for all culinary venues and a complimentary treatment at the spa. Explora will provide roundtrip home to airport ground transfers, a complimentary pre- or post-journey hotel night, and roundtrip transfers from/to hotel and port. They will also have one private driver onshore, subject to availability.
The residence will include a king-sized bed sleep system, a telescope, fine bed linens from Frette, a pillow selection and a Dyson Supersonic hairdryer. Guests will also have accress to a Technogym Bench and Technogym Case Kit, a private bar replenished according to their preferences and a welcome bottle of Dom Pérignon Vintage 2013.
Explora has also included several features to improve the sustainability of the room, including refillable bathroom amenities, an espresso machine with bio-degradable pods and a complimentary refillable water bottle for each guest.
The Owner's Residence is available for a maximum capacity of three adults or two adults and one child under 18 years old.