The world’s most extravagant residential cruise ship?

The MagellanA seemingly growing trend in the cruise world is the residential cruise ship. And leading the way is The Magellan, at 860 feet long and weighing an incredible 72,000 tons. Facilities on-board include, resaurants, a spa, an indoor pool, an observatory, a greenhouse, a helicopter landing pad, a nightclub  and a 450-seat live, satellite broadcast theatre.  And, if that wasn’t enough, twelve new condos and a tennis court have now just been announced. Prices for private residences on the ship range  from $1.875 million to $8 million for penthouses.

Paul Johnson

Paul Johnson is Editor of A Luxury Travel Blog and has worked in the travel industry for more than 30 years. He is Winner of the Innovations in Travel ‘Best Travel Influencer’ Award from WIRED magazine. In addition to other awards, the blog has also been voted “one of the world’s best travel blogs” and “best for luxury” by The Daily Telegraph.

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