Marella Explorer 2 cabins and suites

Marella Explorer 2 staterooms review, floor plans, photos

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Balcony Executive Suite

Layout (floor plan)

Marella Explorer 2 Balcony Executive Suite  floor plan
Max passengers:4
Staterooms number:10
Cabin size:525 ft2 / 49 m2
Balcony size:included
Location (on decks):forward-midship on deck 10
Type (categories):(Premier Service) Owner Suite / Executive Suite with Balcony

Each Executive Suite has bedroom (2 twin beds convertible to double / Queen-size, bedside cabinets with lamps, flat TV), walk-in wardrobe (access from the bedroom), living room (double sofabed for 3rd-4th person, 4-seat dining table, flat TV, comfortable armchairs, coffee table), bathroom (double-sink vanity, WC-shower), large step-out balcony (sundeck furnished with 4-seat dining table, 1 hammock and 2 deckchairs / sunloungers).

Premier Services (bonus suite perks) include:

  • express check-in
  • priority luggage delivery
  • complimentary pressing service (up to 3 items per person, offered withing the first 24 hours after embarkation)
  • in-cabin dining - complimentary Continental Breakfast in bed (1 per person, weekly)

Balcony Junior Suite

Layout (floor plan)

Marella Explorer 2 Balcony Junior Suite  floor plan
Max passengers:3
Staterooms number:40
Cabin size:235 ft2 / 22 m2
Balcony size:included
Location (on decks):10, 12
Type (categories):(Premier Service) Junior Suite with Balcony

Each Junior Suite has 2 twin beds (convertible to double / Queen-size), bedside cabinets with lamps, flat TV, single sofabed (for 3rd person), armchair, mirrored vanity / dressing table with chest of drawers and chair, bathroom (single-sink vanity, WC / shower), wardrobe / closet, spacious step-out balcony (furnished with 1 hammock, 1 luxury sunlounger and 2 deckchairs with side table).

Premier Services (bonus suite perks) include:

  • express check-in
  • priority luggage delivery
  • complimentary pressing service (up to 3 items per person, offered withing the first 24 hours after embarkation)
  • in-cabin dining - complimentary Continental Breakfast in bed (1 per person, weekly)

Family Balcony Cabin

Layout (floor plan)

Marella Explorer 2 Family Balcony Cabin  floor plan
Max passengers:5
Staterooms number:14
Cabin size:215 ft2 / 20 m2
Balcony size:included
Location (on decks):aft on decks 8, 10
Type (categories):(Premier Service) Family Cabin with Balcony

Each Family Balcony Cabin has 1 double bed (non-convertible to twins), bedside cabinets with lamps, flat TV, double sofabed (for 3rd / 4th person), 1 fold-down bed (wall-mounted), mirrored vanity / dressing table with chest of drawers and chair, bathroom (single-sink vanity, WC / shower), large wardrobe / closet, spacious step-out balcony (furnished with 1 hammock, 1 luxury sunlounger and 2 deckchairs with a low table).

Premier Services (bonus suite perks) include:

  • express check-in
  • priority luggage delivery
  • complimentary pressing service (up to 3 items per person, offered withing the first 24 hours after embarkation)
  • in-cabin dining - complimentary Continental Breakfast in bed (1 per person, weekly)

Large Balcony Cabin

Layout (floor plan)

Marella Explorer 2 Large Balcony Cabin  floor plan
Max passengers:3
Staterooms number:
Cabin size:170 ft2 / 16 m2
Balcony size:included
Location (on decks):9, 10, 12
Type (categories):

Each Large Balcony Cabin has 2 twin beds (convertible to double / Queen-sized), bedside cabinets with lamps, flat TV, single sofabed (for 3rd person), mirrored vanity / dressing table with chest of drawers and chair, bathroom (single-sink vanity, WC / shower), wardrobe / closet, spacious step-out balcony (furnished with 1 hammock, 1 luxury sunlounger and 2 deckchairs with a low table.

Balcony Cabin

Layout (floor plan)

Marella Explorer 2 Balcony Cabin  floor plan
Max passengers:3
Staterooms number:
Cabin size:185 ft2 / 17 m2
Balcony size:included
Location (on decks):8, 9, 10
Type (categories):Balcony Staterooms

Each Balcony Cabin has 2 twin beds (convertible to double / Queen-size), bedside cabinets with lamps, single sofabed (for 3rd person), flat TV, mirrored vanity / dressing table with chest of drawers and chair, bathroom (single-sink vanity, WC / shower), wardrobe / closet, step-out balcony (furnished with 2 deckchairs and a low table).

Outside Cabin

Layout (floor plan)

Marella Explorer 2 Outside Cabin  floor plan
Max passengers:4
Staterooms number:
Cabin size:185 ft2 / 17 m2
Balcony size:none
Location (on decks):Porthole (4, 5), Picture (8, 9)
Type (categories):Oceanview / Outside Staterooms with either Porthole Window or Picture Window

Each Oceanview Cabin has 2 twin beds (non-convertible to double), bedside cabinets with lamps, single sofabed, 1 fold-down bed (wall-mounted), flat TV, mirrored vanity / dressing table with chest of drawers and chair, bathroom (single-sink vanity, WC / shower), outside view from either 1 Porthole Window (lower decks) or 1 Large Picture Window (upper decks). Single Outside cabins are on decks 4 and 5 and have max capacity 2 passengers (2 convertible to double twin beds).

Inside Cabin

Layout (floor plan)

Marella Explorer 2 Inside Cabin  floor plan
Max passengers:4
Staterooms number:
Cabin size:170 ft2 / 16 m2
Balcony size:none
Location (on decks):4, 5, 8, 9, 10, 12
Type (categories):Interior / Inside Stateroom

Each Interior Cabin has 2 twin beds (convertible to double / Queen-size), bedside cabinets with lamps, 1 or 2 fold-down beds (wall-mounted), flat TV, mirrored vanity / dressing table with chest of drawers and chair, bathroom (single-sink vanity, WC / shower). Single Inside cabins are on decks 4 and 5 and have max capacity 2 passengers (2 convertible to double twin beds).

Single Cabins

Max passengers:2
Staterooms number:
Cabin size:Inside (130 ft2 / 12 m2), Outside (150 ft2 / 14 m2)
Balcony size:none
Location (on decks):4, 5
Type (categories):Single-occupancy inside and outside staterooms

Each Single Cabin has 2 twin beds (convertible to double / Queen-size), bedside cabinets with lamps, flat TV, mirrored vanity / dressing table with chest of drawers and chair, en-suite bathroom (single-sink vanity, WC / shower). These staterooms are designed for solo travelers and can be booked with single-occupancy rates (no single supplement is required).

Marella Explorer 2 cabins review

The cruise ship Marella Explorer 2 has a total of 956 staterooms located on 10 cabin decks. All passenger cabins have as standard amenities individual air-conditioning, en-suite bathroom (WC / shower, hairdryer, bathrobes), mini-bar, Nespresso coffee maker (2 capsules are included per day), electronic safe (in the closet), direct dial phone, flat TV, 24-hour room service.

Of all staterooms, 40% are balcony, 65% Oceanview, 35% Inside. The ship has 300 cabins with triple/quad capacity (accommodating 3rd/4th passenger), 84 connecting and 10 handicap (wheelchair-accessible) cabins for disabled passengers. In most cabins it”s possible to have an extra bed for toddlers (2x4 ft / 60x120 cm). All Suite and Family cabins are equipped with Xbox 360 gaming consoles.

Bonus services (Marella cruise price-inclusive for all Suite cabin categories) are: free Internet access, complimentary mini-bar (fridge with free drinks /replenished daily), Xbox gaming console, concierge service (packing/unpacking, daily newspaper, dinner reservations at specialty restaurants, SPA reservations, private land tours/shore excursions and parties), priority services (check-in, embarkation, disembarkation, tendering), in-room dining (hot/cold snacks and fresh fruits /between 7am-7pm), exclusive Suites-only access to the X-Lounge (with Champagne and brand alcohol drinks) and private sundeck (sunbathing area).

Thomson’s (Marella Cruises) “Premier Service” is available for passengers in Suite cabins only. The list of perks includes priority check-in, once per week Continental Breakfast in bed, complimentary pressing (only during the first 24 hours on the ship, 3 items PP limit), concierge service for dining/tours reservations. Express services (airport check-in, luggage delivery) are subject to availability at ports of call.

Follows the review of Marella Explorer 2 staterooms as amenities, furniture and included (complimentary) services:

  • Guests in all Suite accommodations enjoy as bonus amenities: 24-hour butler service for priority check-in, luggage packing/unpacking, shoeshine, full en-suite dining service (expanded room-service menu, afternoon tea, hors d’oeuvres in the evenings, complimentary coffee (espresso, cappuccino), dining reservations/seating preferences, welcome gifts (champagne bottle, fruits, flowers, Marella Cruises tote bag), iPod station.
  • Additional perks for passengers in all Suite grades are the complimentary (premium beverages, golf umbrella, binoculars, all specialty/surcharge restaurants dining), unlimited Internet (free), mini-bar (complimentary water, soft drinks, beers); exclusive Suite-only lounge (Michael’s Club /concierge service), exclusive Suite-only restaurant (for breakfast, lunch, dinner), complimentary binoculars.
  • All balcony cabins and all suites feature floor-ceiling sliding doors leading to a private verandah (lounge furniture).
  • All cabins as standard amenities have 2 twin beds (convertible to queen), ample closet space, private bathroom (shower, hair dryer, bath products, towels, bathrobes), comfortable sitting area (desk, drawers, vanity, sofa), interactive flat TV, individual air-conditioning, direct-dial phone, safe, mini bar (AquaClass rooms and suites have mini fridge), Wi-Fi Internet access, deluxe bedding sets (100% cotton), 24 hour room service (complimentary). Some staterooms additionally have sofa bed or/and upper (Pullman/bunk beds) for 3rd/4th person.
  • Penthouse Suites have master bedroom (king bed, TV, vanity, walk-in closet), bathroom (double sinks, whirlpool bathtub, shower stall), large living room (lounge seating, double sofabed, media center, 2 TVs, Bose sound system, DVD), dining room (pantry, wet bar), powder room (shower), large balcony (whirlpool bathtub).
  • Royal Suites have master bedroom (2 twin beds /convertible, vanity, walk-in closet), bathroom (whirlpool bathtub, shower stall), large living room (lounge seating, double sofabed, media center, TV, home-theater sound system, DVD) dining area (wet bar), balcony (whirlpool bathtub).
  • Sky Suites have 2 twin beds (convertible), vanity, walk-in closet, bathroom (bathtub, shower), living room (lounge seating, double sofa, vanity, TV/DVD set.
  • Concierge cabins have 2 twin beds (convertible), sitting area (couch), bathroom (shower). Concierge Class cabin guests enjoy the following perks (bonus/complimentary amenities): concierge service (priority check-in, dining reservations, luggage delivery, debarkation), Afternoon Tea/Canapes , shoeshine , welcome gifts (fruits, flowers, champagne, tote bag),  luxury bedding (pillow menu, deluxe mattresses),  exclusive access to Concierge Class Lounge.

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