Regent Seven Seas Cruises has begun construction for Seven Seas Grandeur, with the ship’s steel-cutting ceremony having taken place at Fincantieri shipyard in Ancona, Italy on Nov. 2, 2021.
“Seven Seas Grandeur will be a culmination of Regent’s rich history of providing discerning travelers unrivaled experiences with every imaginable luxury included, and world-wide, immersive exploration,” said Jason Montague, president and chief executive officer, Regent Seven Seas Cruises, in a press statement. “We are delighted to once again be in the hands of the talented engineers of Fincantieri, who will produce a ship of refined style, matchless elegance and breath-taking beauty.”
Seven Seas Grandeur will host 750 guests and have a gross tonnage of 55,500. She is a sister ship to Seven Seas Explorer, and Seven Seas Splendor.
Recent reveals of Seven Seas Grandeur includes all 15 lavish and spacious suite categories, including the palatial 4,443 sq. ft. Regent Suite, complete with its own in-suite spa. In addition, renderings of the specialty restaurants Prime 7 and Chartreuse have been unveiled, along with the reimagined design of the largest specialty restaurant at sea, Compass Rose, which offers fully customized epicurean experience with gourmet options available nightly.
Montague added, “We recently recommenced operations with the re-inaugural season of our newest ship, Seven Seas Splendor, and our incredible journey continues with this milestone as we begin construction of Seven Seas Grandeur. In two years’ time we will welcome the sixth ship to the world’s most luxurious fleet, which will exemplify our heritage of perfection with unrivaled space, unparalleled service, exceptional cuisine and transformative experiences that will begin the moment you step aboard.”
Seven Seas Grandeur will commence her inaugural season in November 2023, cruising 17 incredible voyages in the Caribbean and the Mediterranean, plus 2 fascinating transatlantic crossings, all ranging from 7 to 16 nights in length.
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