MSC Explora Journeys unveils design of Owner's Residence on EXPLORA I

   May 21, 2023 ,   Cruise Industry

Explora Journeys, the luxury lifestyle brand owned by the MSC Group, has revealed the design of the Owner's Residence on EXPLORA I, the first of potentially 6 luxury ships.

The Owner's Residence is the largest of all the 461 staterooms and has several interconnected spaces for relaxation, entertainment, and unwinding. Guests can enjoy panoramic ocean views from the private outdoor terrace that spans the full width of the ship aft on deck 8.

Covering an expansive 280 m2 (3015 ft2), the lavish living space comprises a spacious indoor area measuring 155 m2 (1670 ft2) and a 125 m2 (1345 ft2) terrace. The open-air terrace has an infinity whirlpool and a dining table accommodating 8 guests.

MSC Explora I cruise ship OWNER'S Residence terrace with pool

Guests staying in the Owner's Residence will receive personalized butler services from the Residence Manager, including assistance with unpacking and packing, itinerary planning, transportation arrangements, and private in-suite dining. They will also have exclusive and priority access to all dining venues, as well as a complimentary treatment at Ocean Wellness - The Spa.

The Owner's Residence is equipped with a range of luxurious amenities, including a customized king-sized bed with an advanced sleep system, a telescope, premium bed linens from Frette, a variety of pillow options, and a Dyson SupersonicTM hairdryer. Guests will also have access to a Technogym Bench and Technogym Case Kit for fitness, a private bar tailored to their preferences, and a welcome bottle of Dom Perignon Vintage 2013.

MSC Explora I cruise ship OWNER'S Residence living room

Explora Journeys places a strong emphasis on sustainability and eco-friendly practices. The in-suite amenities reflect this commitment, with refillable bathroom products, an espresso machine using bio-degradable pods, and a complimentary refillable water bottle for each guest.

Additionally, guests staying in the Owner's Residence will benefit from roundtrip ground transfers between their home and the airport, a complimentary hotel night before or after the journey, and transfers between the hotel and the port. They will also have the opportunity to have a private driver ashore (subject to availability) and unlimited priority reservations for all dining venues.

The Owner's Residence on EXPLORA I can accommodate a maximum of three adults or two adults and one child under 18 years old.