The supreme luxury of the Mariner stands out above other liners currently sailing the oceans. As the world's first all-suite, all-balcony ship, the Mariner also has one of the most favourable ratios of staff to guests in the world, at 1 to 1.6 providing the highest levels of personal service at the six-star standard.
Each suite aboard the Mariner features a private balcony, separate living and sleeping areas, a walk in closet and a beautifully appointed marble bathroom. The suites are also replete with luxurious bathroom products, European linen soft furnishings and modern entertainment facitilies. Each suite also has a drinks refrigerator, replenished daily.
Outside of private accommodation, the Mariner has a variety of facilities to offer guests a huge range of entertainment and activities, day and night. The more active guest may choose to make use of some of the sports facilities on board, including a fitness suite, swimming pool and ballroom dancing training. Guests looking for more relaxation will undoubtedly enjoy the cultural side of cruising with art auctions, a library and guest lectures from leading academics, the Diplomatic service and others.
The Mariner was the first ship at sea to offer Le Cordon Bleu of Paris dining. The Signature restaurant on board serves up some of the finest French cooking in the world, by chefs who have learned their cooking techniques handed down by generations. The menu on offer in Signature is splendid and precise, offering a dining experience like no other. Guests can also dine in three other superb restaurants on board.
Night time entertainment on board the Mariner is varied and exciting, from Broadway musical revues performed in the Constellation Theatre, to the elegant casino, lounges and cigar bar.
A cruise on the Mariner is a special event, where no detail is missed and guests experience a complete, full package of luxury.
With Regent, Everything Imaginable is included.
Complete All Inclusive Travel.
Return Flights… included
Onboard experience… included
Shore excursions… included
Imagine an all-inclusive ULTRA-LUXURY travel experience, with first class service and value and complete peace of mind that your holiday is safe. When you book with Regent, your holiday is protected. Simply because our all-inclusive fares include everything; flights, transfers, excursions, speciality dining, all drinks and gratuities.
(Pictured above) Sette Mari Al Fresco Restaurant
Not only do we offer incredible value we offer complete peace of mind and protection guaranteed.
Explorations, Free & Unlimited!
Enjoy the privilege of unlimited excursions in every port. Forget the hassle of planning and choosing your favourites… you can now take as many as your time allows. With overnights in many destinations, you can enjoy as many excursions as you wish, there is so much choice. With even more days in port in 2012, you will have even more opportunities for discovery! See pages 16 and 17 for examples.
Regent is the only ultra-luxury cruise line to offer this unique inclusion.
Exquisite cuisine, regional gastronomy, relaxed dining
Every dining option is included even the speciality restaurants and there are no service charges or gratuities to pay.
Our executive chefs take pride in offering the very best in regional cuisine. With meticulous standards, they will select the best quality in fresh produce from each port you visit ensuring a delicious dining experience. With every dining experience comes the enjoyment of sampling a fine wine to accompany your meal. Why not let our expert Sommelier choose from our fine selection of new and old world wines, they are all included.
A few examples:
Sauvignon Blanc, Wild Rock Winery, New Zealand
Santa Gloria Cabernet Reserve, Chile
Barossa Shiraz, Peter Lehmann Winery, Australia
Cabernet Sauvignon, Benzinger Winery, USA
Pouilly Fuissé, Michel Picard, France
Crozes-Hermitage, La Petite Ruche, Chapoutier, France
Santa Margherita, Pinot Grigio, Italy
Chianti Classico Caposaldo, Italy
During restaurant hours why not choose to dine in-suite or on your balcony. Enjoy dinner served course by course accompanied by your choice of favourite beverage or wine selection. You might choose to enjoy a Champagne toast or a cognac after dinner… it's all included.
Relaxed dining, afternoon tea, snacks & refreshments
During the course of your cruise, there is a delicious selection of more relaxed dining options to enjoy at anytime of the day… it's all included.
Pool Grill & Panini Station A fine selection of cold meats, salads, snacks, grill delicacies (including vegetarian options) and a wonderful choice of Panini's prepared or made to
Pizzeria Voyager & Mariner Tantalizing Pizzas and Italian dressings made to taste.
Coffee Connections A sanctuary of aromas and treats serving speciality teas and coffees, with a selection of cold meats, cheese, biscuits, and pastries served at any time of the day.
Afternoon tea Teatime treats are served throughout the ships lounges during the afternoon, offering pastries,sweets and cakes.
Ice cream Parlour Choose from the finest Italian ice creams and sorbets. Choose your own accompaniment or topping and delight in a delicious and refreshing afternoon refreshment.
Alfresco dining in the morning
For breakfast, wander to La Veranda or Compass Rose or watch the world from your own private balcony. Our in-suite breakfast menu has an extensive choice of so many delicious options we couldn't list them all. But here is just a taste of what you could be waking up to!
• 10 choices of chilled beverages
• 9 choices of fresh fruit
• A selection of yogurts & cold cereals
• Eggs Cooked to order
• Omelettes Cooked with a choice of fine ingredients to suit you
• Griddle selections
• A selection of cold cuts
• Salmon Served as you like it
• 7 choices of sweet treats
• 11 types of pastries & breads
• 7 choices of preserves & spreads
Unlimited choice of hot beverages from English tea to fine coffees & speciality hot drinks
If we don't have what you want, Ask!
We will ensure you start your day in the best possible way feeling refreshed and full. Order at a time that suits you from 06.30 to 10.00am.
A drink or refreshment at any time of the day
Throughout the ship at anytime of the day, there is a fine selection of non-alcoholic beverages available. Choose from speciality teas and coffees served in Coffee Connections or in any of the bars and lounges. Maybe enjoy a non-alcoholic cocktail, a freshly squeezed orange juice or even a milkshake by the pool. These are just a few suggestions, there is so much choice and it's all included.
(Pictured above) Observation Lounge
Each one of the bars and lounges offers an infinite selection of soft drinks or alcoholic beverages including, fine wines, premium spirits, ports, whiskeys, bourbons, and cocktails…
• Courvoisier V.S.O.P
• Remy Martin V.S.O.P
• Dow's White Port
• Chivas Regal
• Macallan 12 years
• Grey Goose
• Stolichnaya Gold
• Bombay Sapphire
• Mount Gay
• Tanqueray Special Dry
• A selection of fine wines
Or why not make a selection from our cocktail menu, the perfect accompaniment to an evening of entertainment.
Pre-dinner: Americano, Gibson, Manhattan, Margarita
After dinner: Brandy Alexander, Grasshopper, Sidecar, Stinger
Poolside classics: Strawberry Daiquiri, Pina Colada or after dinner why not enjoy a liqueur coffee:
• Irish Coffee - Jameson Irish Whiskey
• Gaelic Coffee - Blended Scotch Whiskey
• French Coffee - Cognac
• Mexican Coffee - Kahlua
• Jamaican Coffee - Myer's Rum
• Café Nelson - Brandy & Kahlua
ALL our bars and lounges offer table service.
Enjoy an evening of entertainment
Depending on the night of your cruise, you will find a wonderful selection of events and performances.
• Signature Orchestra - Enjoy a sail away from port as the Regent Orchestra entertains you
• Caviar Bar - Enjoy the finest Sevruga caviar &choose from a selection of premium vodka or Champagne
• Piano serenade
• Late night cabaret
• Blues Bar - Late night sultry tunes
• Jazz Legends from the Signature Orchestra
• Tribute acts to the rock and music legends of our time
• Connoisseurs' Club - Private smoking room with table service
Entertainment schedules are different for every ship offering you a wide choice of events.
All onboard activities, it's ALL included
There is so much to do whilst onboard a Regent ship. When you are not out exploring the destinations of your cruise itinerary, why not take in some other onboard activities.
• Expert guest lectures pertinent to your itinerary
• Production shows by Emmy award winning Peter Terhune
• Nine piece Signature orchestra
• World renowned guest lecturers
• Wine and cheese tastings & culinary demonstrations
• Themed teatimes - Chocoholic, Viennese, Strawberry Heaven, Russian, Tahitian
• Well stocked library & staffed internet centre
• Bridge master on select sailings
• Deck sports including shuffle board, golf driving net, paddle tennis and joggingtrack
• Heated swimming pool and whirl pools
• Fitness centre, aerobics rooms and beauty salon
• Sauna and steam rooms
• Connoisseurs Cigar Club
• Bars and lounges offering an evening schedule of events and musical soirees.
Gratuities, it's ALL included
On a Regent cruise it is our aim to ensure you have the most relaxing and effortless cruise possible. Let us take care of you, cater for your every wish and ensure all your needs are fulfilled…
But don‘t worry about tipping your waiter, signing for drinks or remembering to allow for the cost of gratuities throughout your cruise, with Regent it’s all included! There are no gratuities to pay at all, no tipping and no signing, just simple, personal efficient service. Your comfort is our concern and we don't expect you to reward us for accomplishing it. It is our pleasure.
What's not included?
What do you have to pay for once onboard? Quite simply, only expenses of personal choice: Spa treatments, casino, telephone and internet usage, laundry service, dry cleaning and boutique shopping or maybe one of our Regent Choice excursions. From our sommelier selection you may also purchase some of our finest wines and Champagnes as well as vintage spirits. What's more, the more you sail with us, the more you will earn in complimentary Seven Seas Society benefits; such as free laundry service, internet and phone usage.
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