This year will be a crowed year for luxury vessels, with a number of ships delayed from 2020 making their debut in 2021.If you're like us, you can't wait to see what these new luxe options will look like. Check out our list below to see which new luxury ships are hitting the waves next. If you're curious about expedition, we've got those covered too:
New Expedition and Adventure Cruise Ships, as well as the larger ships:
New Cruise Ships on Order.
New Luxury Cruise Ships Launching in 2021
Silver MoonLaunch Date: April 2021Tonnage: 40,7000Berths: 596Delayed by eight months, this twin sister to Silver Muse was handed over to the line in October and will make its debut on April 1, in Italy. Silver Moon will be first in the Silversea fleet to inaugurate the line's new Sea And Land Taste (S.A.L.T.) culinary concept that rolls out specialized bar, restaurant and test kitchen facilities to showcase local foods, beverages and ingredients.
EvrimaLaunch Date: April 22, 2021 Tonnage: 26,500Berths: 298Ritz-Carlton’s first foray into luxury ocean cruising has been delayed by almost a year, but it's launch date is now fast approaching. The boutique vessel will offer yacht-like design, dedicated personal assistants in all suite categories, and a selection of five dining venues, in addition to other luxe amenities.
Sea Cloud SpiritLaunch Date: April 2021 Tonnage: 452.7 feet Berths: 136Another ship delayed from last year, Sea Cloud Spirit will be the third sailing ship in Sea Cloud Cruises' fleet. It will feature 69 outside cabins, 25 of which will have a balcony; there will be three owner's suites. Onboard cruisers will find an elevator, spa and fitness area.
Viking VenusLaunch Date: May 3, 2021 (TBD)Tonnage: 47,800Berths: 930Viking Venus will be the seventh ship in the Viking Ocean Cruises brand when it launches at some point this year (May is a tentative date). The ship will include several of the company's popular riverboat features, such as the Aquavit Terrace, an alfresco dining venue, and plenty of outdoor space on the sundeck and beyond. The vessel also will feature a promenade that fully encircles the ship. Cruises on Viking's ocean ships are inclusive of wine, beer and soft drinks at lunch and dinner, shore excursions and unlimited use of the thermal suite.
Silver DawnLaunch Date: November 2021Tonnage: 40,700Berths: 596Silversea Cruises has ordered a third Muse-class ship to be built by Fincantieri. The ship will have the same layout as Silver Muse and Silver Moon.Back to Top
New Luxury Cruise Ships Launching in 2022