MSC Yacht Club Among ‘Best Suites at Sea’

FORT LAUDERDALE, FL, March 23: MSC Cruises offers guests the ultimate in cruising with its new MSC Yacht Club. Like a “ship within a ship,” MSC Yacht Club dedicated VIP areas are available onboard the MSC Fantasia, which debuted in December 2008) and MSC Splendida (to be launched in summer 2009). The MSC Yacht Club allows guests to experience the best of both worlds — more personalized service and a private, intimate space while also enjoying the full benefits of all the magnificent vessel has to offer.

MSC Yacht Club offers guests a cruise experience comparable to sailing on a luxury yacht. Guests enjoy an extraordinary level of pampering and service that begins with priority check-in and continues with 24-hour service by butlers trained to International Butler Academy standards. Butlers are available to unpack, deliver international newspapers, serve daily English Afternoon Tea and arrange for front-row seats in the ship’s theater.

Available 24 hours a day, the Concierge Desk (complete with stairs adorned with Swarovski crystals) staff provides a wealth of information and services, including reservations for alternative dining and spa services as well as private shore excursions and onboard shopping.

This unique lifestyle experience includes several exclusive areas for MSC Yacht Club guests, including the Pool One (pool, solarium and two spa baths under a Sky Dome), Top Sail Lounge with spectacular panoramic views and the Prive VIP area of the Liquid Disco. Most suites offer special access to the MSC Aurea Spa.

The spacious suites within MSC Yacht Club are fitted out to the highest standards, complete with full bath and shower with marble accents, interactive TV, WiFi, Nintendo Wii, luxurious linens by Mascioni Italy, ergonomic mattresses and a Dorelan pillow menu. MSC Yacht Club guests have access to round-the-clock dedicated room service menu; complimentary drinks, pastries and appetizers at the Top Sail Lounge all day long; complimentary dining at L’Etoile, the gourmet French restaurant, as well as dining in a reserved section of the panoramic Cerchio d’Oro main restaurant. Complimentary beverages are available in the MSC Yacht Club cafes, bars and the ship’s main restaurant.

MSC Yacht Club offers a choice of 88 Deluxe Suites (sleeping 2 to 4 adults), 9 Executive Family Suites and 2 Royal Suites. Two of the Deluxe Suites are fully equipped for the comfort of people with disabilities. MSC Yacht Club suites also have complimentary mini-bars.

While providing all the comfort, service and privacy of a personal yacht, MSC Yacht Club offers the best of both worlds, bringing full and privileged access to the incredible variety of superior sports facilities, shopping, dining, gaming and entertainment found on the magnificent floating city. To review more information about MSC Yacht Club, visit or a local travel professional.