Silversea Cruises has put the finishing touches on a
multimillion-dollar renovation involving virtually every aspect of the
luxury ship - Silver Wind.
centerpiece of the project was the addition of an Observation
Lounge (seating 60 guests), Spa, Beauty Salon and Fitness Center
on the forward section of Deck 9, altering the ship's exterior
appearance with floor-to-ceiling windows that wrap around the new
space. A new two-floor, glass-enclosed elevator was also installed
connecting Decks 8 and 9.
"We're delighted with the
results of this major renovation," said Steve Odell, Senior Vice
President for Asia Pacific. "Silver Wind has a refreshed look and
feel, yet the ship retains her elegance and charm throughout. The
company has made an important investment to bring this vessel in
line with the style and design themes that are planned for our new
ship, Silver Spirit, currently under construction. With these
enhancements, our guests are sure to enjoy a renewed sense of
luxury and comfort aboard Silver Wind."
Accommodating 298 guests,
Silver Wind's 149 ocean-view suites range in size from 240 to
1,314 square feet (22 - 122 square meters), with 80%
now featuring a private veranda. Suite modifications include the
- Four Silver Suites
added to Deck 8.
- One Owner's Suite with a connecting
second-bedroom suite added to Deck 7.
- One Medallion and One
added to Deck 7.
Fixed queen beds in larger suites have been replaced with
convertible twin-to-queen beds.
- Custom-built TV cabinets
added to all Vista and Veranda Suites.
- New flat screen TVs.
- New sofa, armchair, desk, vanity, night tables and
- New carpets, drapes and bed coverings.
Updated bathroom fixtures and bathtubs, including new marble
countertops, walls and flooring.
Spa, which encompasses the Beauty Salon and Fitness Center,
occupies over 650 additional square feet (60 square meters)
following the renovation. The expanded Spa features an inviting
reception area, four massage rooms, one body treatment room, one
dry sauna and one steam sauna. The new Fitness Center includes a
body-building room and separate aerobics room, both offering
spectacular panoramic ocean views.
enhancements include new upholstery, curtains, wall treatments,
carpets and/or flooring in the restaurants, public lounges,
lobbies, stairs and corridors.
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