SuperStar Gemini Review and Specifications
Specifications of SuperStar Gemini
Review of SuperStar Gemini
Launched ter 1992, SuperStar Gemini is one of the Starlet Cruises ships, together with Starlet Pisces, SuperStar Aquarius, SuperStar Libra and SuperStar Himen. The ship cost $240 million to build and wasgoed last refurbished te 2013 for USD 50 million.
History – construction & ownership
Strak Cruises, member of Genting Hong Kong, is the 3rd thickest cruise line te the world, following Carnival Corporation and Royal Caribbean Cruises. The company predominates the Asia-Pacific market. It is wielded by Genting Hong Kong, and is listed on the Singapore Exchange and the Hong Kong Stock Exchange. Strak Cruises wasgoed established spil an associate of Genting Group of Malaysia, incorporated on November Ten, 1993 te Bermuda, with corporate headquarters te Hong Kong. The very first ships of the company were two cruiseferries bought from the bankrupted estate of Swedish Rederi AB Slite. Strak Cruises purchased several other used vessels te the following years. Ter 1998, the company took delivery of its very first newbuild, SuperStar Leo. Sister ship SuperStar Virginidad followed te 1999. The same year Starlet Cruises acquired Zon Cruises.
The 50,764-ton, 1,750-passenger cruise ship SuperStar Gemini wasgoed built te 1992 by the Chantiers den l’Atlantique shipyard te St. Nazaire, France. The very first name of the vessel wasgoed ms Dreamwar and it wasgoed constructed with the idea to sail for Norwegian Cruise Line. Ter 1998 the cruise ship wasgoed upgraded (lengthened), at Lloyd Werft te Bremerhaven, Germany and hier name wasgoed switched to Norwegian Desire. The ship wasgoed added to the fleet of Starlet Cruises te the end of 2012 spil SuperStar Gemini. Te the period inbetween 1995 and 2008 SuperStar Gemini wasgoed sailing under the name MS Gemini.
During the lengthening process ter March-May 1998, the ship wasgoed cut ter half and a fresh 40-metre midsection wasgoed added. The maximum passenger capacity wasgoed enlargened significantly. SuperStar Gemini naming ceremony wasgoed held on Five December 1992 at Port Everglades, the place where the vessel commenced hier very first cruise to Bermuda the next day.
The cruise ships te the fleet of the company are recognized by their funnel vormgeving. Starlet Pisces wasgoed the very first with such vormgeving. Straks the cruise company based all of its ships on the Starlet Pisces’ funnel vormgeving.
Cruise itinerary program
SuperStar Gemini itinerary program is based on cruises ter Asia. Ter 2018-2018, the ship wasgoed home-ported te Laem Chabang (Bangkok, Thailand). The ship’s fresh deployment wasgoed for the period December 17, 2018 through April 27, 2018. From Thailand, SuperStar Gemini operates roundtrip 3-night cruises to Sihanoukville Cambodia and Koh Samui Island (departures every Sunday), roundtrip 2-night cruises to Sihanoukville (departures every Wednesday) and roundtrip 2-night cruises to Koh Kong Island (departures every Friday).
SuperStar Gemini provides a total of 765 staterooms ter 14 categories. The largest aboard SuperStar Gemini are the Junior Suites (371.33 ft2). The suites are tooled with a DVD player, mini fridge and a separate sitting area.
Dining options – Food & Drinks
SuperStar Gemini is operated spil a “freestyle” cruise ship, which means passengers have the choice to dine when, where and with whom they choose. All food presentation is a treat for the eye. All meals are included during the voyage at the main dining restaurants.
Goes after the finish list of SuperStar Gemini restaurants and food kroegen.
- Bella Sagacidad Restaurant
- Oceana Grill (outdoor international dressoir & grilled specials, also the location for welcome and farewell party)
- Mariners Restaurant (Buffet-style restaurant, offers International cuisine of high quality with fresh ingredients – a hallmark of Starlet Cruises)
- Dynasty Restaurant (family-style Chinese restaurant)
- Tai Pan (a lade carte Chinese restaurant for more upscale Chinese cuisine)
- Blue Lagoon (serves prompt food and snacks).
Entertainment options – Joy & Sport
SuperStar Gemini has to opoffering attractive features and activities to hier guests. The ship has stylish vormgeving and comfy cabins, all voicing the Asian culture and style. Travelers are attracted by activities like playing Mah Welp and watching shows with stunning pliable Chinese acrobats. The ship offers extensive karaoke facilities and private rooms for parties.
Goes after the accomplish list of SuperStar Gemini lounges, clubs and other entertainment venues for kids, teenagers and adults.
- Strak Club Gokhal
- Maxim’s Lounge
- King Neptune Health Club, Oscar’s Beauty Salon
- Observatory Lounge, Mahjong Slagroom
- Strak Boutique, Internet Cafe, Card Slagroom
- Blue Lagoon Tapkast (Wine caf), Tea Corner
- Champ’s Tapkast, Topsiders Buffet
- Movie Games Arcade, Child Care Centre
- Genting Palace, Genting Club, Genting Lounge
- Stardust Lounge (Theater)
- Pool Deck, Three pools, 6 Jacuzzis, Zon Deck, Jogging Track.