Why is a cruise the ideal holiday choice for couples? Simple. All-inclusive rates, pre-planned activities, and luxurious pampering mean all you have to do is enjoy each other’s company without all the stresses that generally come with planning an international vacation. Choose from sailings around the world on romantic cruises for two and rekindle your romance.
Paul Gauguin, Paul Gauguin Cruises
With itineraries exclusive to the South Pacific, the 332-passenger Paul Gauguin celebrates every couple’s private island fantasy with remote and lush island destinations. The onboard lounge, La Palette, offers a chance to dance with your S.O., and fabulous restaurants (with plenty of tables for two) ensure romantic dining throughout the journey. Discreet staff supercharge the romance with rose-petal decor, butlers, and room service for meals in bed.
Crystal Esprit, Crystal Cruises
Attentive, yet unobtrusive service is the hallmark of a Crystal Cruise. The Crystal Esprit’s 62-passenger yacht gives guests a taste of small ports and high-tech activities. Onboard, relax in a Balinese bed and cool-off by dipping in the plunge pool Complimentary port tours raise your oxytocin levels and bring you and your partner closer than ever.
Windsurf, Windstar Cruises
A hybrid sailboat and cruise ship, the Windsurf docks in small ports throughout the Caribbean, Mediterranean, and Baltic with its small 310-passenger ship. The suites are a highlight of the cruise as they come with two bathrooms, and certain rooms come with a whirlpool tub and massaging shower. Products from L’Occitane and decadent bedding may have you opting to stay in-suite for the majority of the cruise. Relax under the stars at the cigar bar or enjoy live music at the Compass Rose lounge.
Seven Seas Explorer, Regent Seven Seas Cruises
The most luxurious ship ever built – all-suite, all-balcony – is an obvious choice for a romantic cruise. Cabins range in size from 219 square feet all the way up to 2,917 square feet. Spend time in the stern’s infinity pool or on the heated ceramic lounges throughout the ship. Pamper yourself in the spa, take in the views from the Observation Lounge, and enjoy some of the finest food on the high seas in the various dining rooms onboard.
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