Star Cruises Reveals New Order

Star Cruises today announced the order of a new cruise ship from German builder Meyer Werft, as it seeks to rebuild its product offering and leverage on the growth of the Asian cruise market.   Scheduled for delivery in October 2016, the new vessel will accommodate 3,364 passengers at double occupancy. Like the rest of … Continue reading

Star Cruises To Base Ship In Kota Kinabalu

Star Cruises has announced the seasonal deployment of  the 51,309-GRT SuperStar Aquarius to Borneo, with the ship homeporting for the first time in Kota Kinabalu from 6 November 2013 to 30 March 2014. The move makes the line the first and only international cruise operator to base a ship out of the Malaysian state of … Continue reading

SuperStar Libra Rejoins Star Cruises Fleet After Refurbishment

Asian cruise line Star Cruises has announced the return of its 1,480-passenger SuperStar Libra to Penang following a month-long refurbishment. Homeporting in the Malaysian city, the ship will resume sailing her popular short itineraries and operate 2 special 7-day cruises calling in Yangon.   New Identity, Shopping At Sea Sporting new hull art depicting the … Continue reading

Star Cruises Plans Refurbishment For SuperStar Virgo

Asian cruise operator Star Cruises today revealed plans to refurbish its flagship, the 76,800-GRT SuperStar Virgo, in January 2012. A 3-week, USD 25 million drydock has been scheduled for the vessel, during which her accommodations will be redesigned, restaurants and public areas renovated, while the hull will be refreshed with new artwork.   New Layout Accommodations for Greater Comfort The ship’s … Continue reading

Star Cruises Unveil Sanya-Based Itineraries For SuperStar Aquarius

Asian cruise operator Star Cruises has announced it will reposition the 1,530-passenger SuperStar Aquarius to homeport in Sanya for 5 months from November 2011. Coinciding with the vessel’s relocation, the line also unveiled a variety of itineraries designed to showcase the waters of the South China Sea and neighbouring Vietnam.   2-night Da Nang/Halong Bay Cruises Taking advantage of Sanya’s proximity … Continue reading