Dream Cruises, the first-ever Asian luxury cruise line, today announced the maiden cruise itinerary for Genting Dream, the cruise line’s inaugural ship purpose-built for the China and Asia cruise market.
“We are delighted to launch Genting Dream in Southeast Asia and to feature such appealing, warmer destinations,’ said Mr. Thatcher Brown, President of Dream Cruises.
“Dream Cruises offers inspirational luxury, which is Asian at heart and international in spirit. Genting Dream is designed to meet the large and ever growing demand for inspired vacation experiences from discerning guests across China and the Asia region. We aim to deliver an unforgettable vacation experience and a transformational journey at sea for our independently-minded, affluent leisure traveller.”
Genting Dream will accommodate some 3,400 guests, attended by 2,000 crew members, forming the highest crew to guest ratio in Asia-based cruising. Experience the ultimate luxury in ‘Dream Mansion’, a ‘ship-within-a-ship’ with two floors of lavish suites featuring European-style butler service. Accommodation aboard Genting Dream reflects both scale and choice for guests with 70 per cent of staterooms offering private balconies and 100 connecting rooms catering to extended families and larger groups.
More than 35 restaurant and bar concepts onboard offer a wide array of regional cuisines from across Asia, along with a wide range of international dining experiences. Innovative entertainment and leisure lifestyle venues include one of the world’s largest Asian reflexology spas at sea, thrilling live shows, duty-free retail and a wide range of recreation options including a variety of pools with six water slides, a stunning 610-metre wraparound promenade, two submersibles, thrilling ropes course and rock climbing wall.
Enriching onboard activities including wine tasting, engaging lifestyle experts, guest speakers and immersive workshops will enhance perspectives, unlock new talents and fulfil guests’ dreams.
2N Hong Kong – Highsea – Hong Kong
Sailing Date: 18 Nov 2016 – 24 Mar 2017
5N Hong Kong – Da Nang – Hanoi (Ha Long Bay) – Hong Kong
Sailing Date: 13 Nov 2016 – 26 Mar 2017
Cruising combines an all-inclusive resort with transportation in one. Choosing to cruise gives you an extensive variety of entertainment, restaurants, shopping, enrichment activities, recreational programming and much more – all included in the fare!
Our ship is a ‘floating resort’ that takes you to multiple destinations stress-free. Go to bed in one port and wake up in another – no need to pack and unpack, or rush to transfer from one place to another.
Our Pearl River Delta location offers easy access to 40 cities – including five international airports, major rail stations, ferry routes and public transport infrastructure.
Our destination experts travel with you and await you in every port, ready to share their knowledge and take you to places that are difficult to access and plan on your own.
Cruising opens your eyes to new horizons as you experience travel from a new perspective. Learn about multiple countries and cultures in a fresh and exciting way – both on board and on shore
Dream Cruises is committed and responsible when it comes to safety and the environment. Safety of our guests and crew is paramount – our procedures and skills training reflect this priority. We respect the communities and cultures that we visit. We constantly look for ways to innovate in the areas of energy savings and overall reduction of our environmental footprint.
Explore international cuisines and new lifestyle activities while surrounded by the comfort of authentic Asian hospitality and amenities.
Our ship is designed to give you the privacy and intimacy you desire, plus the opportunity to socialise and meet others if you so choose. Whether you are vacationing with a loved one for a special occasion, or taking a holiday with extended family, a cruise can easily adapt to meet your needs.
Choose our expansive Verandah Staterooms or a Luxury Suite to enjoy European Butler Service, dedicated privileges and the very best that Dream Cruises has to offer.
The Dream Card programme rewards guests for all bookings and onboard purchases, with benefits including special promotions, bonus rewards and member-only events. Existing Genting Rewards members can combine their rewards, to claim during your cruise or save towards your next Dream Cruises trip.
Embark on an unforgettable 2, 5 or 7 night trip exploring the rich culture and beautiful tropical surroundings of Vietnam and Sanya. Indulge in world-class shopping in Hong Kong and explore sites rich with history and impressive architecture in the Pearl River Delta
Discover the spectacular limestone pillars of Ha Long Bay. Offering incredible natural beauty on the South China Sea, the monumental pillars and islands of Ha Long Bay are best explored with the help of our expert tour guides.
Enjoy exclusive shopping and unique excursions in Asia’s World City. Explore the delights of one of the world’s most famous cities. Hong Kong is a hive of activity with almost limitless shopping and sight-seeing for you to enjoy.
Relax and unwind with the pristine beaches and incredible sights of Sanya. Enjoy an exclusive escape to China’s southernmost tip. Sanya is rightfully famous for its lush wildlife, golden beaches and beautiful turquoise ocean.
Discover the remarkable food, culture and lifestyle of Vietnam. The fourth largest city in Vietnam, Da Nang is the ideal place to enjoy some shopping highlights and historical sights – this fast-rising destination is not to be missed.
Depart from our easily accessible homeport or enjoy day-trips within the Pearl River Delta. A visit to the Pearl River Delta offers many sights that highlight the rich history of the region, with the contrast of modern cities and spectacular architecture. In addition, Macau is just a one-hour ferry journey from Guangzhou/Nansha, offering exciting excursion opportunities.
Cruise into Nha Trang to discover one of the world’s most beautiful bays – a sweeping crescent of white sand, sun-kissed mountains and crystal-clear turquoise waters. And if sun and surf aren’t your flavour, soak up some history at the ancient Po Nagar Cham Towers, or experience the invigorating qualities of the town’s traditional mud baths.
Ho Chi Minh City is Southeast Asia at its most vibrant. A buzzing hub that’s saturated with Vietnam’s past and future; from incense-infused temples and grand colonial buildings, to tasty street stalls and chic designer boutiques. The city is a paradise for culture and food lovers alike – and it’s overflowing with experiences for you to share.