Regent Seven Seas Cruises® Celebrates Biggest Booking Day in Company History for Third Consecutive Year

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Regent Seven Seas Cruisesthe world’s leading luxury cruise line, once again broke its own booking day record with the launch of its Travel Collection 2024-2025 as sales began on August 24, 2022.

Demonstrating the continued and growing appetite of luxury travelers for the unparalleled experience Regent offers, the cruise line beat its previous biggest booking day of August 18, 2021, when it launched its Travel Collection 2023-2024.

Seven Seas Splendor’s 24-night crossing from Lisbon to Cape Town 2024 has attracted more bookings than any other.

“This is an incredible achievement and a testament to the hard work of Regent teams on our ships and shore offices around the world. We thank our valued travel advisors with whom we partner and our loyal customers for their passion for luxury travel,” said Jason Montague, President and CEO of Regent Seven Seas Cruises. “This year’s collection of voyages was very engaging with more variety with over 160 new port-intensive itineraries that explore all parts of the world, including aboard our new ship Grandeur of the Seven Seas® once she joins the most luxurious fleet in the world in 2023.”

Biggest booking day

Travel Trends identified that customers are, similar to the previous year’s launch day, the most eager to book exotic destinations with a desire to travel longer with sailings including destinations in Africa, Asia and South America which represent approximately 70% of the top 10 routes booked.

The $11,000-a-night cruise cabin: It's the Regent Suite at Regent Seven Seas Splendor
The Regent Seven Seas Splendor’s Regent Suite dining room leads directly to the cabin’s observation lounge overlooking the front of the ship from deck 14.

There was also strong demand for the line’s signature suites, as well as the lavish 4,443-square-foot Regent Suite. These trends show that travelers place more value on their time and experiences and are willing to spend more to explore the world in luxury, enjoying the highest possible standards of service in restaurants, lounges and suites. sumptuously designed.

Booking data also revealed an increase in bookings made by travel partners compared to the launch of Voyage Collection 2023-2024 the previous year. Additionally, the cruise line saw a surge in sales that day from guests who were already sailing the fleet of five ships.

The feat is the company’s eighth record launch since 2019, when it achieved its biggest ever global cruise launch day. Regent subsequently achieved three more World Cruise launch day records through May 2022 when Regent’s World Cruise 2025 was unveiled in June 2022, fully booked before the official opening for reservations. The second launch day record of 2022 took place when Regent launched its Grand Voyage Collection 2024-2025 in July. Additionally, the cruise line has broken its own largest booking days every year since 2020 with successive Voyage Collection launches.

The sparkling atrium staircase of the Regent Seven Seas Splendor
The sparkling staircase in the Regent Seven Seas Splendor’s atrium sets the tone for the ship’s decor.

Appetite for luxury travel to the exotic and the unknown

With 7 of the 10 most popular itineraries booked on Voyage Collection 2024-2025 launch day, including ports in Africa, Asia and South America, it’s clear that luxury travelers want new experiences in unknown and exotic places, for long periods of time. of time.

This was no better illustrated than by The splendor of the seven seas® 2024 Lisbon to Cape Town 24 nights sailing. Hugging the West Coast of Africa with visits to Dakar, Senegal; Banjul, Gambia; and Abidjan, Ivory Coast; the route attracted more bookings than any other. A similar Barcelona to Cape Town 25 nights sailing on board Traveler of the Seven Seas® also made the travel top 10.

Grandeur of the Seven Seas the most anticipated ship to launch in 2023, had a strong launch day with 3 top 10 starts, including one 2024 Barcelona to New York 16 nights transatlantic as the third most reserved veil. Sister ship to huge success Splendor of the Seven Seas and Explorer of the Seven Seas®Grandeur of the Seven Seas will be the next pinnacle of luxury cruising exemplifying Regent’s legacy of perfection with unparalleled space, unparalleled service, exceptional cuisine and transformative experiences.

Of the ten most booked trips during the day, no trip was shorter than 16 nights, with the longest being 25 nights, and entry-level prices for the spacious veranda suites and deluxe verandas in the line ranged from $9,999 per guest to $21,199 per guest. .

Other notable destinations in the top 10 for cruises booked on the day the record was launched were Middle East, Southeast Asia and South America cruises with the Amazon River.

Most spent on a single overall booking (inside or outside of top 10 trips) was nearly $275,000 for a large onboard suite sailor of the seven seas®.

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Regent Seven Seas Mariner offers an inclusive cruise experience. You may also like a smaller expedition ship that offers more adventure.

Travel Collection 2024-2025

The new Regent Travel Collection 2024-2025presents exciting itineraries and new stops in the most beautiful destinations in the world, presenting 160 crossings with 130 nights, 18 first stops, 4 Grand Voyages and a world cruise of 150 nights.

Voyages encompass every continent of the world, from Africa and Arabia to Asia, Australia and New Zealand, Canada and New England, Alaska and Bermuda, as well as favorites such as the Caribbean, the Panama Canal, the Mediterranean and Northern Europe.

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Sailing with the World’s Most Luxurious Fleet™, passengers will experience exquisite onboard comfort with every luxury included, providing a truly unparalleled experience. With the 2024-2025 Voyage Collection, Regent invites guests to revel in unparalleled opportunities for immersion in local culture as it offers new ways to experience the world’s most beautiful destinations with FREE unlimited shore excursions in every port stopover and the all-new Eco-connect and Behind the Design tours. Travel fares also include round-trip business class airfare on intercontinental flights from the United States and Canada, gourmet cuisine at a range of specialty restaurants and alfresco dining, fine wines and spirits, entertainment, unlimited Internet access, free laundry service. , prepaid gratuities, ground transfers, and a one-night pre-cruise hotel package for guests staying in concierge-level suites and above.

All the while, Regent’s Unrivaled Space at Sea™ is the perfect place to rest and relax. The abundance of space aboard each sleek, perfectly sized vessel, and one of the highest crew-to-guest ratios in the industry, ensure that discerning guests receive the very best in service and care.

A brochure showcasing Regent’s new Voyage 2024-2025 collection is available. For more information, please visit RSSC.comcall 1-844-4REGENT (1-844-873-2381) or contact your preferred travel consultant.

Start of the 2024-2025 Travel collection

Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Regent Seven Seas Cruises has been the leading luxury cruise line, delivering an unparalleled experience™, with all the luxuries included, for 30 years. Unique to Regent Seven Seas Cruises, free unlimited shore excursions are available at every port, making it the only truly all-inclusive cruise line. Travel fares also include round-trip business class airfare on intercontinental flights from the United States and Canada, gourmet cuisine at a range of specialty restaurants and alfresco dining, fine wines and spirits, entertainment, unlimited Internet access, free laundry service. , prepaid gratuities on board, transfers between airport and ship and one night pre-cruise hotel package for guests staying in Concierge level suites and above. For more information, please visit RSSC.comcall 1.844.873.2381 or contact a professional travel consultant.

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