Seabourn Sojourn’s christening was short, sweet, and to the point. Godmother Twiggy commenced the festivities with a blessing and the smash of the ceremonial champagne bottle. The 32,000-ton Sojourn is the sister ship to the Seabourn Odyssey, the third sister ship (Seabourn Quest) debuts next year.
Carrying just 450 passengers, Sojourn is oppulent and intimate with standout features that includes the largest spa on a luxury vessel, the two-deck Spa at Seabourn provides the ultimate pampering experience at sea. Exceptional new amenities in the 11,400-square-foot spa include a Kneipp Walk, an herbal bath facility and aroma steam bath with salt inhalation. For pure indulgence and relaxation, guests can reserve the canopied Spa Villa, with a whirlpool big enough for two, a private balcony for sunbathing, a double daybed and a full living room.
The ship has nine-hole mini golf course,two swimming pools, six outdoor whirlpools and its own water fold-out sports marina. Food connosieurs will enjoy menus designed by celebrity chef Charlie Palmer and the relaxing and a cushy, innovative Seabourn Square a multi-tasting “concierge lounge” area with a library, upscale shops, computer center, coffee bar and outdoor terrace.
Staterooms are very spacious with some ninety percent offering private balconies. All are equipped with flatscreen TVs, iPod and MP3 connections and granite bathrooms with separate bath and shower.