Savor the World
July 2018 | By Oceania Cruises | 7 minute read |
Savor the world with the Finest Cuisine at Sea™ aboard our intimate and luxurious ships.
Love Of Food
Our commitment to cuisine shines in our artisanal ingredients and our array of gourmet restaurants, but truly comes to life with our passionate chefs who craft each recipe from the heart.
Passion For Travel
Each of our voyages is an invitation to discover your next travel story with our insider tours in both marquee and boutique ports during extended, evening and overnight calls.
Intimate & Luxurious Ships
You’ll feel like you’re coming home to family aboard our casually elegant ships. Our personalized, genuine service means our staff and crew always attend to your every request with a smile.
Discover Your Moment: The Olife™ Difference
- The Finest Cuisine at Sea™
- A variety of distinctive open-seating restaurants, all at no additional charge
- Gourmet cuisine curated by world-renowned Master Chef Jacques Pépin
- Epicurean enrichment programs, including immersive Culinary Discovery Tours™ in the world’s most fascinating destinations
- Award-winning itineraries featuring more than 450 alluring destinations
- Spectacular port-intensive voyages featuring overnight visits and extended evening port stays
- Intimate, luxurious ships catering to just 684 or 1,250 guests
- Exceptional personalized service
- Country club casual ambiance
- Acclaimed Canyon Ranch® spa
Stunning Riviera was designed to be distinctive and special in so many ways. Featuring the magnificent Lalique Grand Staircase, stunning Owner's Suites furnished in Ralph Lauren Home, and designer touches throughout the entire ship, Riviera showcases rich residential design and furnishings. Riviera’s refined ambiance truly embodies the unparalleled Oceania Cruises experience.
Ideally proportioned, Riviera still embraces the same warmth and charm of renowned Regatta, Insignia, Nautica and Sirena. While the impeccable level of personalized service and the country club casual ambiance remain the same, Riviera offers even more choices, as well as generous new amenities. Designed with the ultimate epicurean and travel connoisseur in mind, Riviera offers guests multiple dining venues, of which six are open-seating gourmet restaurants with no surcharge. La Reserve by Wine Spectator offers enlightening seminars, tastings, and gourmet food pairings. Riviera also features The Culinary Center, the only hands-on cooking school at sea which features a range of cooking classes by master chefs. In the Artist Loft, talented artists-in-residence offer step-by-step instruction in everything from photography to painting to printmaking. Baristas, our signature coffee bar, serves up illy® espresso and coffee and fresh pastries made daily. Intimate spaces throughout the ship provide relaxing escapes. Spacious accommodations in every category showcase luxurious designer touches and lavish bathrooms.
Notably, the onboard experience continues to exude that comfortable familiarity guests have come to cherish. We have retained everything guests appreciate about our ships and continue to aim even higher.
Of all the pleasures on board, perhaps none is as comforting as your luxurious suite or stateroom. Beautifully appointed with handsome furnishings and fine amenities, it is the ideal place to rest, relax and retire. Its centerpiece is the revolutionary Prestige Tranquility Bed, which ensures a heavenly sleep experience. The Veranda Staterooms on Riviera, measuring a generous 282 square feet, bear the distinction of being the largest at sea. Indeed, every square inch of your spacious, elegant accommodations has been designed for your enjoyment and privacy. It is the ultimate sanctuary from the outside world.
Home At Sea
- Every suite and stateroom features the Prestige Tranquility Bed, an Oceania Cruises exclusive
- FREE and unlimited soft drinks and bottled water replenished daily in your refrigerated mini-bar
- 24-hour Butler service in all suites
- Bulgari amenities
- FREE room service menu 24 hours a day
- Signature Belgian chocolates with nightly turndown service
- Wireless Internet access
Inspired by legendary Master Chef Jacques Pépin, the cuisine of Oceania Cruises is renowned as the finest at sea and rivals Michelin-starred restaurants ashore. Our superb gourmet restaurants serve exquisite dishes created à la minute and offer a remarkable array of choices, from Continental cuisine to authentic Italian to classic steakhouse fare. Every restaurant on board is complimentary and features open seating, so you may dine wherever and whenever suits your taste and schedule. Enjoy dinner for two or a gathering with newfound friends,
knowing that the experience is certain to be extraordinary.
The Finest Cuisine At Sea™
- Multiple open-seating dining venues, at no additional charge
- Continental cuisine at the elegant Grand Dining Room
- Steaks, chops and seafood at Polo Grill
- Gourmet Italian dining at Toscana
- French country cuisine at Jacques
- Bold, contemporary flavors of Asia at Red Ginger
- The Bistro at the Grand Dining Room
- Casual and alfresco breakfast, lunch and dinner at Terrace Café
- Vintage wine and food pairings at La Reserve by Wine Spectator
- Host private dinners at Privée
From reading comfortably in the library to sipping fine vintages at a wine tasting, a wonderful spectrum of enriching activities awaits you on board. Attend an engaging guest lecture in anticipation of your next destination, or learn to prepare a variety of exquisite dishes at The Culinary Center, our state-of-the-art cooking school . Embrace your inner artist at Artist Loft, where talented artists-in-residence offer inspiring workshops. Spend the afternoon with friends at a lively trivia contest or bridge tournament. Or simply lose yourself in deep relaxation with one of Canyon Ranch® spa’s signature treatments.
- Hands-on cooking classes at The Culinary Center
- Production shows and critically acclaimed headline entertainers
- Orchestra, classical string quartet, dance and jazz bands
- Artist Loft enrichment center
- Canyon Ranch® spa treatments and cuisine
- English-inspired library
- Multiple bars and lounges
- Premium wine, scotch and Champagne tastings
- Renowned guest lecturers
- The comfort of smoke-free environments throughout virtually the entirety of our ships
Once you sail on one of our luxurious ships, you will never settle for anything less, nor will you ever again be satisfied with anything more in regard to size. Larger ships simply cannot provide the pronounced intimacy, coziness and personalized vacation experience for which Oceania Cruises has become renowned. Warmth and conviviality come naturally. Elegance and grace are givens. The ambiance is exceptionally relaxed and personal as we singularly focus on your individual desires. Consequently, our ships are perfect for multigenerational travel. Family and friends traveling together easily develop a rapport with staff and fellow guests, and the friendships only deepen as the days pass effortlessly.
Riviera boasts an impressive staff-to-guest ratio, but it’s more than sheer numbers that elevates our personalized service into the sublime. Not everyone holds the impeccable credentials to join our award-winning staff. Only those who have distinguished themselves in the world’s finest hotels and most renowned restaurants will do. Being of service comes naturally to our staff, a trait as innate as their unbridled enthusiasm. You can see it in their warm smiles and hear it in the sincere tone of their voices, as they zealously devote their full attention to fulfilling your wishes. Their commitment runs deep and never diminishes, no matter what the task.
- Extraordinarily high staff-to-guest ratio ensures the finest personal service
- Dining room and galley staff chosen from internationally acclaimed restaurants
- Butlers formally trained by members of the Guild of Professional English Butlers
- Dedicated concierges attend to your every request
- Suite and stateroom attendants carefully selected from the world’s finest five-star hotels
- Staffed Executive and Concierge Lounges offer complimentary beverages, pastries and snacks throughout the day and evening