Royal Caribbean International said the Ultimate Family Suite
on its upcoming Spectrum of the Seas will have a bathroom that is cantilevered
over the side of the ship.
Royal Caribbean released a rendering of the bathroom, along
with other features of the Quantum Plus-class ship, which will debut in Shanghai in
The duplex Ultimate Family Suite was introduced on the
Symphony of the Seas this year at 1,346 square feet. It sleeps a maximum of
On the Spectrum, the suite will expand to 2,809 square feet
and accommodate 11 guests. It will have three bedrooms, including a master with a bathroom that extends over the side of the ship.
The rendering of the bathroom shows five floor-to-ceiling
windows with pull down shades. There is a large saucer-shaped tub, dual sinks
and a contemporary, curvy lounger. A shower area with a rain shower and a
second sculptural shower element is separated from the rest of the bath area by
a decorative panel.
The Spectrum will also be the first Royal Caribbean
ship to have a private enclave of suites on the forward parts of Decks 13
through 16. Guests will have keycard
access, a private elevator and a dedicated restaurant and lounge. They will
also have access to the Balcony -- a private outdoor space for sunbathing and
relaxing -- and the Boutique, a shopping area where travelers can book private
Royal Caribbean says the 4,246-passenger Spectrum will be the largest ship sailing in Asia.