EASTERN CARIBBEAN – 7 days from Miami At Sea Thursday St. Thomas, US Virgin Islands Wednesday Miami, Florida Saturday Nassau, Bahamas Friday At Sea Monday Miami, Florida Saturday Philipsburg, St. Maarten Tuesday At Sea Sunday location day
BLISS ULTRA LOUNGE All-day bowling, dancing or just hanging out. In the evening, Bliss transforms into an adult-only hip, high-energy ultra lounge with plasma screens displaying music videos, entertaining the crowd and non-stop music.
SPICE H 2 0 ADULTS-ONLY VENUE DAYTIME NIGHTTIME Located at the back of the ship, featuring a screen displaying vibrant video images combined with dynamic music to create a captivating experience, day or night.
POSH BEACH CLUB DAYTIME NIGHTTIME Deluxe Owner Suite, Courtyard Villas, Courtyard Penthouse, Penthouse and Spa Suite guests have exclusive VIP access to this outdoor entertainment complex, styled with Mediterranean flare, combining the sizzle of South Beach with Ibiza.
THE EPIC CLUB LOUNGE Deluxe Owner Suite, Courtyard Villas, Courtyard Penthouse, Penthouse & Spa Suite guests have access to this exclusive club located at the top of the ship on a private deck. Framed LED screens surround the room
ICE BAR Inspired by the ice bars and ice hotels in Scandinavia and one of only 14 ice bars in the world, the cruise industry's very first true ice bar is the ultimate chill. This frozen chamber of ice is set in changing hues of blue, green and purple LED lighting that simulates the Northern Lights and creates a distinct arctic atmosphere
New Wave Staterooms eliminate the traditional box design of shipboard accommodations. Norwegian Epic is the most balcony-rich ship in the Norwegian Cruise Line fleet… 100 percent of outside staterooms featuring private balconies.
THE FIRST STATEROOMS DESIGNED AND PRICED FOR SOLO TRAVELERS
100M Single Adults in the US (18+)
Over 20M are ages 25-59 with incomes over $35K
2005 U.S. Travel Association Study
34.8M adults took a solo vacation within past 3 years
CLIA Market Profile 2008 Report suggests low industry penetration, only 2-4% of cruisers
Solo Travelers – independent, confident & social
Cruising has great appeal
Traveling alone but don’t have to be alone
Convenience, everything in one place
Variety of destinations & things to do
Built in entertainment and more….
Key barrier - pricing penalty, single supplement
CRUISING & SOLO TRAVELERS
Making cruising more comfortable for the solo traveler
Specifically designed & priced for single occupancy
Breaking the mold of traditional cruising
NORWEGIAN EPIC STUDIOS
Private, Key-Card Access Complex
128 Staterooms (90 connecting)
Exclusive Studio Lounge
Contemporary, thoughtfully designed living space with full-size bed, all in 100 sq. ft.
Priced for single occupancy
NORWEGIAN EPIC STUDIOS
“ New design concept is appealing”
“ My own personal space” & “I can imagine myself there”
“ 100 sq ft…They are being upfront about it”
“ Considerate of solo traveler in pricing”
“ You don’t get penalized”
“ Makes it more comfortable to walk on alone”
“ Giving respect to the solo traveler”
“ Bringing special attention to the solo traveler which is a new concept”
Priced at $799 per Studio
No single supplement
Sales are exceeding expectation
THE STUDIOS FOR SOLO TRAVELERS HTTP://EPIC.NCL.COM
128 sq. ft.
Maximum Capacity - 4 Guests
2 lower beds that convert to a Queen
Back-lit domed ceiling
216 sq. ft. including Balcony 65 sq. ft.
Maximum Capacity – 3 Guests
Two lower beds
Floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to private balcony