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Apr 27, 2015, 09:06 ET
Seabourn Announces Partnership with World-Renowned Chef Thomas Keller

Seabourn Partners With World-Renowned Chef Thomas Keller To Create New Menu Items And Signature Restaurant For All Seabourn Ships

 Dining is about to reach new heights in the cruise industry as Seabourn announces its partnership with world-renowned American chef and...

Apr 13, 2015, 14:51 ET
Seabourn celebrated an important milestone today with the cutting of the first steel for Seabourn Encore. Pictured here (left to right):Vitor Alves, Newbuild Project Manager, Seabourn; Cyril Tatar, Vice President of Newbuild and Technical Operations, Seabourn; Adam D. Tihany, Designer for Seabourn Encore, Tihany Design; Marnie Tihany, Director of Business Development, Tihany Design; Richard Meadows, Seabourn President; Antonio Quintano, Director of Fincantieri's Marghera shipyard; James Moore, Corporate...

First Steel Cut For Seabourn's Newest Ultra-Luxury Vessel, Seabourn Encore, Due For Delivery In Late 2016

Today, the award-winning ultra-luxury, small ship cruise line Seabourn is now one step closer to the launch of its newest vessel, Seabourn Encore,...

Mar 05, 2015, 16:28 ET

Inaugural Voyage Of Seabourn's Newest Ship, Seabourn Encore, Sells Out In Just Two Days

 The highly anticipated Seabourn Encore, Seabourn's newest, ultra-luxury ship launching in 2016, is proving to be in very high demand. Just two...

Mar 03, 2015, 12:14 ET

New Seabourn Encore Maiden Season Now Open For Sale

 Seabourn has opened for sale today the maiden season itineraries for Seabourn Encore, the newest addition to join the ultra-luxury, small ship...

Jan 28, 2015, 14:20 ET
Seabourn Unveils Names Of Its Newest Ships: Seabourn Encore And Seabourn Ovation

Seabourn Unveils Names Of Its Newest Ships: Seabourn Encore And Seabourn Ovation

 The award-winning ultra-luxury, small ship cruise line Seabourn has unveiled the names of its two new ships, both inspired by its current...

Dec 01, 2014, 04:00 ET

Seabourn Orders Second New Ultra-Luxury Ship

 Seabourn has announced that it has exercised its option for a second new 40,350-GRT ship to be built by Italian shipbuilder...

Jul 09, 2014, 11:51 ET

Seabourn To Offer "Best Of The Riviera Food & Wine Cruise"

 Seabourn is pulling out all the stops to create a rare epicurean themed cruise aboard Seabourn Sojourn. Guests aboard the 11-day "Best of the...

Jun 16, 2014, 07:00 ET

Seabourn Joins UNESCO In New Alliance For World Heritage Sites

Ultra-luxury, small-ship cruise operator Seabourn has signed an agreement with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization...

Mar 10, 2014, 07:00 ET

Adam D. Tihany To Design Seabourn's New Ultra Luxury Ship

Top-rated ultra-luxury cruise operator Seabourn has contracted hospitality design icon Adam D. Tihany to create the indoor and outdoor guest areas...

Jan 21, 2014, 07:00 ET

Seabourn Finalizes Contract with Fincantieri for New Ultra-Luxury Ship

 Seabourn, the world's leading ultra-luxury cruise line, has announced the formal signing of a contract for construction of a new all-suite...

Oct 18, 2013, 13:26 ET

Seabourn Signs Letter of Intent with Fincantieri to Build Ship for Delivery in 2016

 Seabourn announced today that it has signed a Letter of Intent for the construction of a new ultra-luxury cruise ship with Italian...

Jul 08, 2013, 10:00 ET

Travel + Leisure Again Names Seabourn 'World's Best Small-Ship Cruise Line' For 2013

 Seabourn's six intimate, all-suite ships have again been recognized as the "World's Best" by the discerning readers of Travel + Leisure for...

Apr 18, 2013, 12:08 ET

Seabourn Introduces New Elegant Penthouse Spa Suites

Seabourn is enhancing its spacious, all-suite accommodations with the introduction of Penthouse Spa Suites on its award-winning new trio of...

Feb 19, 2013, 09:15 ET

Seabourn Announces Sale Of Seabourn Pride, Seabourn Spirit And Seabourn Legend To Xanterra Parks & Resorts®, Owner Of Windstar Cruises

Seabourn has announced the sale of the line's original three vessels Seabourn Pride, Seabourn Spirit and Seabourn Legend to Xanterra Parks &...

Jan 17, 2013, 14:33 ET

2012 Another Banner Year For Seabourn Awards

 In 2012, Seabourn continued to occupy the top ratings of the most prestigious awards in the travel industry. In annual surveys, high-profile...

Jan 14, 2013, 10:42 ET

New 'Seabourn Conversations' Offer Insights, Entertainment

Seabourn has launched "Seabourn Conversations," a new concept for onboard enrichment and special guest entertainment aboard its award-winning...

Jan 02, 2013, 13:20 ET

Value And Variety Highlight Seabourn's 2013 'Signature Savings Event'

Seabourn has announced a Signature Savings Event offering travelers substantial savings and a host of value-added extras on a selection of...

Oct 17, 2012, 09:28 ET

Seabourn Highest-rated Small Ship Line In Conde Nast Traveler readers' Choice Awards

The ultra luxury, small-ship cruise fleet Seabourn continues to impress the discerning readers of Conde Nast Traveler, who awarded the line its...

Sep 06, 2012, 13:41 ET
Pictured here from left to right in front of the new Hublot wall clock outside the ship's Grand Salon are: Jean-Claude Biver, Hublot's Chairman of the Board; Seabourn Quest Captain Geir-Arne Thue Nilsen; and Micky Arison, Carnival Corporation & plc Chairman and CEO.  (PRNewsFoto/Seabourn)

Seabourn Celebrates Hublot Partnership Aboard Seabourn Quest

 Seabourn celebrated the announcement of the luxury Swiss watchmaker Hublot as its official timekeeper with a special visit aboard Seabourn...

Sep 03, 2012, 09:00 ET

Hublot Named Seabourn's Official Timekeeper

 Hublot, the luxury Swiss brand which brings the "Art of Fusion" to watchmaking, has been named the Official Timekeeper of the award-winning...