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TAKE A LOOK | This new R170,000 per night cruise-ship cabin has a waiting list already

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The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises
  • Regent Seven Seas' new Seven Seas Grandeur ship will have a R170,000 per night suite.
  • Its guests will have amenities like caviar service and a private car and driver at all ports.
  • The ship will begin sailing November 2023, and the suite already has a waitlist on select itineraries.
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Shelling out a vast amount of money on a luxury vacation doesn't equate to a trip with private yachts or jets anymore.

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings' Regent Seven Seas brand has unveiled a R170,000 per night suite aboard its new Seven Seas Grandeur cruise ship, and the stay is as grand as its flashy price tag.

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Let's take a look around the Regent Suite.

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

The 410 square-metre suite is located towards the bow of the ship, offering unobstructed views of the ocean.

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

This square footage includes an almost 115-square-metre wraparound veranda.

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Like other ultra luxury cruise suites, the Regent Suite has its own hot tub.

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

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But if you prefer the indoors, the primary bedroom's bathroom also has its own tub, sauna, steam room, and treatment space …

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

… which can be used in tandem with the complimentary spa options.

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

The bathroom's amenities are made of nine different types of marble. This includes the marble bathtub next to the heated lounge chairs.

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

But the centrepiece of the primary bathroom is arguably the circular enclosed shower in the middle of the space.

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Shelling out some R170,000 per night also means you'll get extra luxurious amenities, like a recessed television that can be tucked behind the faux fireplace when the screen isn't in use …

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

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… multiple walk-in closets, a marble bar, and a glass-walled parlour.

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite's parlor.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

A stay in the Regent Suite also includes daily small bites, a butler, and a one-time "in-suite caviar service."

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

There's also a guest bedroom and bathroom - as well as another half bathroom - which allows the suite to accommodate a total of six passengers.

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

And when it's time to explore the ports, guests staying in the accommodations will get access to a private car and driver at every stop, among other plush services.

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Interested in the splurge? The ship will begin sailing in November 2023 through the Mediterranean and Caribbean.

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

But if you think the price tag is too hefty, you might be alone: There's already a waitlist for the splashy Regent Suite on some itineraries.

The Seven Seas Grandeur's Regent Suite parlor.
Regent Seven Seas Cruises

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