5 Ways ‘The Palace’ Is Setting A New Benchmark For Elite Travellers Onboard Dream Cruises
There’s a signature warmth about Asian hospitality that goes above and beyond expectations. Once you’ve had a taste of it, there’s no turning back, and you’ll be craving that in your home away from home. On the high-end Dream Cruises, behind the exclusive doors of The Palace, is an experience fit for seasoned, elite holidaymakers.
Part boutique, part private clubhouse, the Asian standard of international luxury cruises awaits pleasure seekers. Dubbed the ‘Asian luxury ship within a megaship’, The Palace has delighted with extravagant experiences since its introduction onboard Genting Cruise Lines’ multi award-wining fleet, including Genting Dream, World Dream and Explorer Dream. Adding further exclusivity to its private and elegant facilities, The Palace takes all-inclusive offerings to shiny new heights. From F&B delights to entertainment privileges, here’s why The Palace is a first-class dream.
1/5 A Grand Welcome
From start to end, guests of The Palace are treated with utmost exclusivity. Priority embarkation kickstarts the adventure, letting you explore the cruise ship ahead of other passengers, followed by an invite to the exclusive Palm Court 'Captain’s Welcome Cocktail Party' as a fitting toast to the voyage ahead. Throughout your stay, dedicated butlers are on 24-hour standby to bring you whatever you desire, and a 1-to-1 crew to passenger ratio are ever-ready with attentive assistance.
2/5 Living In The Lap Of Luxury
Settle in to your well-appointed suite among 150 luxury ones that comes with spacious surroundings, boasting envious views of the azure ocean. Within the Palace Villas and suites, everything your skin touches, from the finest bed linens, duvets, towels and bathrobes, are designed by Frette, complemented with designer toiletries by Etro. Booked a spontaneous dinner date? Request for a complimentary pressing service at one touch of a button to get your outfit ready.
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3/5 Wine, Dine & Have A Good Time
You'll never go hungry with all-inclusive luxury fine dining options featuring creative Asian and Western menus. At ‘The Palace’ restaurant, a sumptuous seafood buffet offers the best catches-of-the-day, or you could pick from all-inclusive set meals at specialty dining restaurants on the cruise. For the health-conscious, an expanded wellness breakfast and vegetarian options are updated at the Crystal Life Cuisine. Completing each meal is a premium beverage package exclusive to The Palace gourmands.
4/5 The High Life With Bespoke Facilities
Striking a fine balance between relaxation and recreation is a menu of private facilities to entertain The Palace guests of all ages. Work on your tan or clock in your laps at the sundeck and swimming pool, sweat it out at the gym or take part in complimentary well-being and fitness classes. Skip the lines for facilities on board, from shows, spas and various entertainment. A dedicated Palace Kids’ Program of fun activities for 2-12-year-olds takes children off their parents’ hands, allowing the adults to immerse in specialty enrichment programs ranging talks, events and even wine tastings.
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5/5 Dedicated Off-Shore Exclusives
The exclusivity doesn’t end with onboard amenities for The Palace members. At places of disembarkation, you’ll have priority access starting with complimentary selected shore excursions per port or have your private shore excursions arranged, if you wish. At the end of the trip, complimentary city shuttle transfers are available at entitled ports of call.
Capturing the true desire of wanderlust, The Palace sets the route by paving an enriching travel experience. It’s the journey that counts, after all, and that’s what discerning guests onboard Dream Cruises truly deserve.
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