First Look Inside Saga’s New Ship

Saga Cruises has released new artist’s impressions of the Spirit of Discovery, the line’s first-ever newbuild. It will launch into service in summer 2019 sailing from the UK.

The company said it will feature design cues from London’s finest hotels and restaurants, redefining standards in British cruising.

“We’re really pleased to reveal these artist impressions of our new ship. We’ve spent a huge amount of time reviewing and taking inspiration from the best in contemporary British architecture and design. These images show that we are raising the bar to deliver a luxury cruise experience that won’t disappoint,” commented David Pickett, director newbuilding.

Main Dining Room:

Main Dining Room

According to Saga, the main dining room has an elegant and timeless design with a double-height ballroom-style ceiling adding impact. Taking inspiration from London’s top hotels, passengers can expect British-influenced and fine-dining cuisine, with menus using local produce when the ship is in port.

Outside Lido:

Lido Outdoor

Saga said the The Lido has a luxurious, outside seating area allowing passengers to enjoy al fresco dining and breathtaking views throughout their trip. The Outside Lido will also play host to a range of entertainment and events.

Asian Restaurant:

Asian Restaurant

Passengers will be able to indulge in authentic Eastern cuisine in a vibrant, modern Asian speciality restaurant at no extra cost. A host of complimentary house wines from the ship’s cellar will be available to passengers at no extra cost, according to Saga.

Living Room:

Living Room

With a contemporary design, the Living Room will be the main hub of the ship, with mixed seating areas allowing passengers to meet and relax in comfort. Refreshments will be available throughout the day, including coffee, afternoon tea or pre and post-dinner drinks.


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