Originally appeared in the February 2016 issue of Virtuoso Traveler
Watch the changing horizon – or waterproof television – from the master bath’s Duravit flotation tub in your Crystal Penthouse with Verandah while your butler prepares for the night’s dinner party. This Park Avenue-posh suite aboard Crystal Cruises
’ Crystal Serenity
is one to show off.
1,217 (suite), 128 (verandah)
On-call 24-hour butler service; complimentary bottle of Cristal Champagne; invitations to a bridge tour and captain’s cocktail party; private airport transfers at embarkation and disembarkation
WHAT YOU'LL LOVE:
Den/media room; Bose VideoWave III flat-screen TVs and audio system; Etro bath products and robes
MORE ON BOARD:
Sushi from celebrity chef Nobu Matsuhisa; Japanese Silk Booster Facial at the feng-shui-inspired spa; airy courtyard with retractable glass roof, “living” walls, and first-at-sea chef’s herb garden
“If the social spirit moves you, the Crystal Penthouse is the perfect venue to host new cruise friends at a predinner cocktail party – attended by your personal butler in your contemporary Manhattan-style apartment – as the world sails by.” – Leslie Fambrini, Virtuoso travel advisor, Los Altos, California
Allergy sufferers can leave their Claritin at the door of Crystal’s 269-square-foot (including verandah) Deluxe Pure Staterooms, cruising’s first cabins to offer a totally hypoallergenic (yet haute) environment.
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