The British cruise line P&O Cruises has announced that it will be updating guest areas on its adults only ships, Arcadia and Aurora.
Norwegian Joy cruises cancelled as ship heads for 2024 refit and refurbishment
Norwegian Cruise Line has announced the cancellation of four cruises aboard Norwegian Joy in 2024 as the ship will undergo a refit and refurbishment project.
Hapag-Lloyd refurbishes 56 staterooms aboard cruise ship Europa
The luxury German cruise line Hapag-Lloyd Cruises has completed the refurbishment of 56 cabins aboard its ship Europa during her refit at Blohm+Voss in Hamburg.
Oceania Cruises to send Riviera and Marina for major refit and refurbishment
After completing its major fleetwide upgrade program OceaniaNEXT in 2019, Oceania Cruises has now announced that Riviera and Marina will be refurbished again in 2022 and 2023 respectively.
Virgin Voyages to refurbish staterooms aboard Scarlet and Valiant Lady
Virgin Voyages is upgrading the cabins aboard two of its cruise ships, Scarlet Lady and Valiant Lady, despite the fact that only one of the ships has ever carried passengers.
Sea Dream II to undergo major refit and refurbishment with cabins rebuilt
SeaDream Yacht Club has announced that SeaDream I will go into dry dock this year for a major refit and refurbishment.
Marella Explorer emerges from major refit and refurbishment
The refit and refurbishment of Marella Explorer in Spain has been completed, with UK interior design firm Trimline having acted as the main outfitter for the project.
Windstar expands in French Polynesia while stretched Star Pride delivered
Windstar has taken delivery of its stretched Star Pride cruise ship following a major refurbishment, the same week it announced it now has two ships deployed in French Polynesia.
Carnival Radiance completes refit and refurbishment, name officially changed
Carnival Radiance has been officially renamed, marking the end of her transformation from Carnival Victory.
Windstar takes delivery of Star Legend, second stretched cruise ship
Windstar Cruises has taken delivery of Star Legend after the luxury former Seaborun cruise ship completed a comprehensive refit and refurbishment that saw her cut in half and lengthened.
The Haven updated during Norwegian Epic refit and refurbishment
Norwegian Cruise Line has unveiled the refreshed design of The Haven complex aboard Norwegian Epic following the ship’s refit and refurbishment last year. The Haven complex was thoroughly modernised and re-imagined during […]
Pacific Encounter refit transforms ship after leaving Princess fleet
The Pacific Encounter refit has completed the ship’s dry dock in Singapore, during which the new ship for P&O Australia received her new name badge and had all cabins and public rooms […]
Newly-stretched and refurbished Star Breeze delivered to Windstar
Windstar Cruises has taken delivery of its transformed cruise ship Star Breeze, which has been refurbished from bow to stern, and lengthened by 26-metres.
Newly-lengthened Star Breeze first of three stretched ships to depart for sea trials
Star Breeze has departed the Fincantieri shipyard in Palmero for the first set of sea trials following her refit and refurbishment that included a lengthening to ‘stretch’ the ship by 25.6-metres.
Royal Caribbean revises refurbishment plans for Explorer of the Seas due to pandemic
After delaying and amending the refit and refurbishment plans for several cruise ships in its fleet, Royal Caribbean has announced an update on the work to be done on Explorer of the […]
Carnival Radiance refurbishment delayed by cruise and wider industry shutdown
The refurbishment of Carnival Victory, transforming the ship into Carnival Radiance, has been paused and the ship is now only expected to leave dry-dock in November.
Royal Caribbean suspends refurbishment of Allure of the Seas and Explorer of the Seas
Royal Caribbean has suspended the refurbishments of Allure of the Seas and Explorer of the Seas amid work stoppages at shipyards in Europe and the global shut down of the cruise industry […]
Top 10 cruise ship refit and refurbishments in 2020
This year is going to be the busiest on record for cruise ship dry-dockings, not only because of the sheer number of cruise ships going into dry dock (more than 100), but […]
Marella Dream enters dry-dock for last refit and refurbishment in Marella service
Marella Dream has begun a minor refurbishment and intensive refit at Palumbo Shipyards’ Lenak Rijeka yard in Croatia. It will be her last before she is sold out of the Marella Cruises […]
Discovery of asbestos in refit of Star Breeze, Pride and Legend forces cruise cancellations
Due to the discovery of asbestos aboard Star Breeze, Star Pride and Star Legend, Windstar Cruises has announced that 20 cruises in total will be cancelled from the ships’ upcoming schedules.