Regent Seven Seas Cruises
Regent Seven Seas Cruises (RSSC) is a luxury cruise line, formerly known as Radisson Seven Seas Cruises, headquartered in Miami, Florida. The company offers cruises which visit over 300 ports worldwide. Regent Seven Seas specializes in ships with a small passenger capacity.
|Headquarters||Miami, Florida, United States|
|Parent||Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings|
Apollo Management, an investment group, purchased Regent Seven Seas Cruises from Carlson Companies. for $1 billion in February 2008. Apollo Investments also owned Oceania Cruises and 15.8% of Norwegian Cruise Line. Carlson retained ownership of the master Regent brand, along with the operations of Regent Hotels & Resorts around the world.
Following the purchase, Apollo made public their plans to order a new ship for Regent. The new ship was planned to be of similar dimensions and capacity as the Seven Seas Voyager and Seven Seas Mariner, but with larger accommodations and expanded public spaces. This was to be the Seven Seas Explorer.
|Seven Seas Navigator||1999||T. Mariotti, Genoa, Italy||28,550 GT|
|Seven Seas Voyager||2003||T. Mariotti, Genoa, Italy||42,363 GT|
|Seven Seas Mariner||2001||Chantiers de l'Atlantique, Saint-Nazaire, France||48,075 GT|
|Seven Seas Explorer||2016||Fincantieri, Sestri Ponente, Genova||54,000 GT|
|Ship||To be Delivered||Builder||Gross Tonnage||Flag||Notes|
|Seven Seas Splendor||February 2020||Fincantieri, Ancona||55,254 GT|
|TBA||Late 2023||Fincantieri, Sestri Ponente, Genova||55,000 GT|
- "Apollo Management L.P. Acquires Regent Seven Seas Cruises" (Press release).
- "Norwegian Cruise Line Purchases Prestige Cruise Holdings - Cruise Industry News - Cruise News". Retrieved 12 November 2016.