Onboard experience news, features and events

Holland America Line’s Rotterdam features interiors from YSA Design

Holland America Line’s Rotterdam features interiors from YSA Design

YSA Design

By Alex Smith | 30 November 2021

Several public areas onboard the new flagship were designed by the Norway-based firm

SMC Design’s model approach to cruise ship design

SMC Design’s model approach to cruise ship design
By Michele Witthaus | 25 November 2021

Michele Witthaus asks SMC Design’s Andrew Brown how building information modelling is transforming the way the company works with its clients

Andrew Brown explains how building information modelling is transforming the way the company works

Iona showcases interior design by Jestico + Whiles

Iona showcases interior design by Jestico + Whiles

P&O Cruises

By Alex Smith | 19 November 2021

The firm designed the Grand Atrium onboard the new P&O Cruises flagship

American Cruise Lines to expand and remodel small-ship fleet

American Cruise Lines to expand and remodel small-ship fleet

American Cruise Lines

By Alex Smith | 10 November 2021

The river cruise line’s paddlewheelers will feature new interiors from Studio DADO

Inspiring innovators: How Studio DADO creates compelling staterooms

Inspiring innovators: How Studio DADO creates compelling staterooms
By Alex Smith | 05 November 2021

Javier Calle and Yohandel Ruiz explain to Rebecca Gibson how Studio DADO has rapidly built an industry-wide reputation for creating compelling stateroom designs over the past five years

Javier Calle and Yohandel Ruiz explain how the firm has rapidly built an industry-wide reputation

Aqua Expeditions to expand its fleet with Aqua Mare in Galapagos Islands

Aqua Expeditions to expand its fleet with Aqua Mare in Galapagos Islands

Aqua Expeditions

By Rebecca Gibson | 01 November 2021

The 16-guest superyacht was designed and built by Italian CRN yard with interiors by François Zuretti

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings streamlines payments with Worldpay

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings streamlines payments with Worldpay

Norwegian Cruise Line

By Rebecca Gibson | 29 October 2021

Partnership will enhance payments experience for Norwegian, Oceania Cruises and Regent brands

Heineken’s Pure Piraña brand to enter the cruise and ferry markets

Heineken’s Pure Piraña brand to enter the cruise and ferry markets

Heineken

By Alex Smith | 25 October 2021

The hard seltzer brand will be introduced onboard ships following launches in domestic markets

Costa Cruises launches new culinary and destination experiences

Costa Cruises launches new culinary and destination experiences

Costa Cruises

By Alex Smith | 05 October 2021

The cruise line has also updated its branding to reflect its new offering

Celebrity Cruises to debut new dining experiences onboard Celebrity Beyond

Celebrity Cruises to debut new dining experiences onboard Celebrity Beyond

Celebrity Cruises

By Alex Smith | 01 October 2021

Cruise line to collaborate with chef Daniel Boulud and interior designer Nate Berkus

Helping the cruise industry to achieve profit and growth with refunds

Helping the cruise industry to achieve profit and growth with refunds
By David Maisey | 30 September 2021

MultiPay Global Solutions' David Maisey explains how improving their refund processes and systems could help cruise lines to win customers' trust as they return to the seas

MultiPay Global Solutions' David Maisey explains why cruise lines should improve their refund processes

Volume Creative launches new service turning waste into bespoke products

Volume Creative launches new service turning waste into bespoke products

Spared

By Rebecca Gibson | 17 September 2021

Spared aims to help brands in the cruise sector and other industries minimise their environmental impact

Princess Cruises to reimagine retail operations with Harding Retail

Princess Cruises to reimagine retail operations with Harding Retail

Princess Cruises

By Rebecca Gibson | 16 September 2021

Harding will curate and manage the retail operations onboard all the line's existing and upcoming ships

Azamara signs retail partnership with Starboard Cruise Services

Azamara signs retail partnership with Starboard Cruise Services

Azamara

By Alex Smith | 06 September 2021

The two companies will redesign the retail programme for the cruise line’s fleet

Disney Wish to debut interactive experience

Disney Wish to debut interactive experience

Disney Cruise Line

By Alex Smith | 20 August 2021

Disney Uncharted Adventure will be played on mobile devices using the Play Disney Parks app

Oceania Cruises reveals details of culinary experiences onboard Vista

Oceania Cruises reveals details of culinary experiences onboard Vista

Oceania Cruises

By Alex Smith | 13 August 2021

Four new dining venues will appear onboard the ship when she debuts in 2023

Harding Travel Retail creates onboard retail experience for Scarlet Lady

Harding Travel Retail creates onboard retail experience for Scarlet Lady

Harding

By Alex Smith | 11 August 2021

A retail area of 550 square metres has been included onboard Virgin Voyages’ first ship

Hurtigruten Expeditions launches ‘Work from Ship’ initiative

Hurtigruten Expeditions launches ‘Work from Ship’ initiative

Hurtigruten Expeditions

By Alex Smith | 05 August 2021

The cruise line has identified six itineraries that will offer suitable high-speed wi-fi

Disney Cruise Line reveals Disney Wish experiences for adult guests

Disney Cruise Line reveals Disney Wish experiences for adult guests

Disney Cruise Line

By Alex Smith | 04 August 2021

The ship will feature the fleet’s first outdoor spa, a salon and a selection of bars

McCue partners with Thrive.App and SustainIQ to boost sustainability

McCue partners with Thrive.App and SustainIQ to boost sustainability

McCue

By Rebecca Gibson | 23 July 2021

Fit-out firm will use technology to measure the socio-economic and environmental implications of projects

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