Oceania Points of Distinction

Points of Distinction

  • Finest cuisine served at sea in open-seating restaurants at no additional charge
  • Gourmet culinary program created by world-renowned Master Chef Jacques Pépin
  • Acclaimed Canyon Ranch SpaClub® treatments and cuisine
  • Elegant mid-size ships featuring large-ship amenities
  • The world’s most alluring and desirable ports
  • Country club-casual ambiance; tuxedos and gowns are never required
  • Butler Service offered in all suites
  • Best value in luxury cruising

Who is the Oceania Cruises Guest?

  • Typically mature, recently retired or entrepreneurial, with the ability to take longer vacations than the typical seven-night cruise
  • Discerning travelers looking for a vacation of exceptional distinction; a move up from larger and more impersonal premium cruise lines, for example, or perhaps looking for a better dollar-value than that which is offered on some luxury lines
  • Individuals who embrace multicultural experiences and value the port-intensive cruises that are a hallmark of the Oceania Cruises brand
  • Accustomed to and appreciate fine dining, extraordinary service, elegant surroundings and attention to detail

Life Onboard

  • Mid-size ships featuring large-ship amenities, with a maximum of only 684 guests (R-Class ships) and 1258 guests (O-Class ships)
  • International crew of 400 (R-Class) and 800 (O-Class) European Officers
  • Gracious service with a guest to crew ratio of 1.7 to 1 (R-Class), 1.57 to 1 (O-Class)
  • Country club-casual ambiance; tuxedos and gowns are never required the overall feeling is one that is never stuffy and is void of pretension
  • Complimentary unlimited soft drinks and bottled water
  • Canyon Ranch SpaClub® is a recent addition to all ships in the fleet, and in addition to massages and treatments, includes lectures, cooking demonstrations and Canyon Ranch cuisine options in the onboard restaurants
  • Afternoon Tea “A Grand Affair” – a celebratory daily event made even grander, irresistibly drawing guests to Horizons
  • Oceania Club Members – As part of our past guest program, guests receive onboard benefits and amenities including an exclusive cocktail party, Oceania Club membership pin, shipboard credits, pre-paid gratuities, complimentary spa treatments, free shore excursions and other benefits culminating with a free cruise in a penthouse suite to celebrate the guest’s 100th voyage with Oceania Cruises


  • Finest cuisine at sea, served in four distinctive open-seating gourmet restaurants (R-Class) or six gourmet restaurants (O-Class), all offered at no additional charge. Guests can dine where, when and with whom they choose
  • Five-star menus crafted under the watchful eye of renowned Master Chef Jacques Pépin, the line’s Executive Culinary Director. Each dish is prepared à la minute, just as you would expect in the finest of restaurants
  • The menus on each cruise feature literally thousands of different dishes, and course after course stands as a masterpiece

Suites & Staterooms

  • Our staterooms and suites are all generously proportioned and beautifully decorated with traditional hardwoods, rich fabrics and fine furnishings – every square foot has been designed for comfort and convenience
  • 70% (R Class) and 90% (O Class) of suites and staterooms feature private teak verandas
  • Prestige Tranquility Beds featuring a two-inch thick, “pillow top” cushion filled with gel and wrapped in Chamomile-infused fiber, 1,000 thread-count Egyptian cotton linens, plush silk Italian Duvets, fluffy goose-down pillows, hand quilted throws and signature chocolate with nightly turn down service
  • Butler Service in Owner, Oceania, Vista and Penthouse Suites
  • Complimentary and extensive 24-hour room service menu
  • Twice-daily maid service
  • French-milled toiletries


  • Oceania Cruises is the leader in destination cruising, offering award-winning itineraries to more than 300 of the world’s most alluring ports
  • Our itineraries are lengthier, allowing for an inordinate number of leisurely overnight stays in the most desirable destinations
  • Oceania Cruises ships have the enviable means to sail to a wide variety of countries and ports, ranging from the largest metropolises to the most petite boutique destinations

Guaranteed Lowest Price
25 Years In The Business
Award Winning Service
Custom Cruise Packages