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Norwegian Spirit to Undergo Over $100 Million Revitalization

Norwegian Spirit to Undergo Over $100 Million Revitalization

Norwegian Cruise Line announced October 29, 2019 that the Norwegian Spirit will undergo the most extensive bow-to-stern renovation in the company’s history. This Part of The Norwegian Edge program, the $100 million-plus renovation will extend to all of the ship’s dining venues, staterooms and public areas.

Norwegian Spirit will enter dry dock in Marseille, France on Jan. 2, 2020 for an over $100 million revitalization. As part of the nearly 40-day renovation, the ship will emerge featuring 14 new venues, additional staterooms and an expanded Mandara Spa. New complimentary dining venues will be introduced including an additional main dining room, Taste; the 24-hour eatery, The Local Bar and Grill; the all-day dining outlet, Garden Café; the Great Outdoors Bar; and Waves Pool Bar.

Cagney's Steakhouse - Rendering
Cagney’s Steakhouse – Rendering – Norwegian Spirit

Making their debut are Bliss Ultra Lounge and Spinnaker Lounge, which features the Humidor Cigar Lounge. Splash Academy, the children’s waterpark, will be replaced with the adults-only retreat Spice H2O, a daytime lounge featuring two new hot tubs and a dedicated bar, which transforms into an after-hours entertainment venue.

Spice H2O - Rendering
Spice H2O – Rendering – Norwegian Spirit

Mandara Spa will double in size to nearly 7,000 square feet and include a relaxation area with heated loungers, a new Jacuzzi room, a sauna, steam room and water therapy experience. The expansion of Pulse Fitness Center will allow guests to begin or maintain their fitness routine while at sea. The ship will also debut contemporary hull art.

Mandara Spa - Rendering
Mandara Spa – Rendering – Norwegian Spirit

Norwegian Spirit will also be introduced to the Italian restaurant, Onda by Scarpetta, which is currently onboard the new Norwegian Encore.

Norwegian Encore
Onda by Scarpetta – Rendering – Norwegian Encore

After emerging from dry dock in February 2020, Spirit will offer extended itineraries of eight to 24 days across Asia, Africa and Europe, including 10 new ports of call. The ship will be the first in Norwegian’s fleet to visit Bali (Celun Bawang), Jakarta and Surabaya, Indonesia; Beppu, Kumamoto, Nagoya and Tokyo, Japan; Taipei (Keelung) Taiwan; and Yangon, Myanmar.

Learn more about the Norwegian Spirit Revitalization in the video below:

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