Can you relate to this? Let’s say you have a group of 100+ VIP’s and want to meet at sea. You need the intimacy and luxury of a private yacht, but don’t want to sacrifice the extraordinary on board facilities or dining and entertainment options of a big cruise ship.
Here’s your solution: Book your very own”Ship Within a Ship”. It’s the MSC Yacht Club, an exclusive sanctuary that’s taking group events to new heights at sea. Your top performers or VIP meeting attendees will feel like they’re sailing on a private yacht when you reserve the entire MSC Yacht Club just for them. Here’s why:
Ten Reasons to “Buy Out” MSC Yacht Club for Your Group
1. Exclusive Private Enclave in a Premium Location
This self-contained enclave contains up to 71 designer suites and includes a Concierge reception area, private lounge serving snacks and drinks throughout the day, plus private sun deck with swimming pool and Jacuzzi. Butler service is included in every luxurious suite.
This area is accessible only to Yacht Club guests by key card, so your group is assured complete privacy, with ultimate opportunities to network and increase camaraderie. The entire complex is found high above the sea at the front of the ship, the most desirable location with the most stunning views.
2. Luxury Suites
MSC Fantasia offers 71 Yacht Club suites; while MSC Splendida, MSC Divina, and MSC Preziosa offer 69 suites – all with personal Butler service. Each sumptuous suite offers sweeping sea views from spacious verandas or panoramic windows and is equipped with the latest technology – from interactive flat-screen televisions to WiFi access and Nintendo Wii. Luxury amenities include Egyptian cotton sheets and bathrobes, a Myform Memory ergonomic mattress, and premium pillow menu.
3. Complimentary Wine and Spirits
A selection of complimentary fine wines, spirits, soft drinks and specialty coffees are served throughout MSC Yacht Club. Complimentary wine and other beverages are also offered in the private restaurant.
4. Butler & Concierge Service, 24/7
MSC Yacht Club Butlers provide attentive, around-the-clock service. They take pride in seeing that every detail is taken care of – from assisting with luggage to serving cappuccino on the veranda.
MSC Yacht Club Concierge staff members also provide 24-hour service and are happy to make spa or restaurant reservations, reserve front row seats in the theater, or arrange private shore excursions.
5. Exclusive Complimentary Dining, Lounge, Pool & Bar
Gourmet cuisine is available in the private restaurants reserved exclusively for MSC Yacht Club guests. In the Top Sail Lounge or by The One Pool & Bar, your group can relax with complimentary exotic drinks and savor gourmet treats – all in a convivial private club atmosphere.
6. Private MSC Aurea Spa Entrance
The MSC Yacht Club offers direct private access to the MSC Aurea Spa, Fitness Center and Spa Bar. After your meetings, attendees can relax in the thermal suite sauna and Turkish bath – complimentary for Yacht Club guests. Their Concierge or Butler can also make priority reservations for a wide range of exclusive treatments.
7. Priority Embarkation and Disembarkation
Upon arrival, Butlers escort your participants to the MSC Yacht Club private check-in, take care of their luggage, show them to their suites and even unpack if so desired. At the end of the cruise, MSC Yacht Club Butlers will assist with priority debarkation.
8. MSC Big Ship Amenities
The countless amenities of MSC’s magnificent ships are just steps away. Your group will enjoy world-class entertainment, gourmet cuisine in a variety of venues, and live music throughout the ship.
9. Superb Conference Facilities
Eco-friendly MSC Fantasia-class ships provide extraordinary venues for your meetings and group events. Conference facilities include a theater for large corporate events, meeting rooms, multi-purpose lounges, and complete technical infrastructures and Audio Visual capabilities – complimentary. The ships’ sports and leisure facilities also provide valuable team-building opportunities.
10. Incredible Destinations
Your front-of-the-ship suites offer the best views sailing into the world’s most stunning harbors! MSC Fantasia-class ships sail year-round in the Mediterranean from a variety of departure ports to breathtaking European cities. MSC Yacht Club will also debut in the Caribbean when the new MSC Divina begins sailing from Miami in Winter 2013/2014.