Oceania Cruise Annc’s Luxury upgrade for Riviera and Marina

Oceania Cruises announce major upgrade with the release of two brand-new ships: Riviera and Marina.

Join the luxurious life on board one of these vessels with an all-suite experience! 

The Riviera makes its debut in December 2022 and November 2023 while Marina follows soon after at the end of the month. 

These gorgeous ships have been designed from scratch by a dedicated team who want to create a trip like no other – every suite will be transformed into chic spaces where guests can relax or enjoy some time away during vacation; public areas get updated too so you’re always surrounded beautiful sights wherever aboard either ship.


“At Oceania Cruises, we continue to raise the bar and elevate the guest experience at every opportunity. Whether it’s innovative new culinary concepts, immersive new destination experiences, or presenting our guests with ships that are not just better, but better than new, Oceania Cruises sets the standard by which others are judged,” stated Howard Sherman, President & CEO of Oceania Cruises.

The Riviera will debut on December 7, 2022, on a 16-day Mediterranean, Atlantic, and Caribbean cruise from Rome to Miami. From there, Riviera will resume her seven- to 14-day Caribbean sailings from Miami to the Caribbean, Mexico, and Central America for one final season before returning to Europe in late March 2023. The ship then moves for an inaugural season of Far East explorations during later 2023 and early 2024.

The Marina will debut on November 13, 2023, on a seven-day cruise from Barcelona to Lisbon. From Lisbon, Marina will bound her way to Miami, where she will kick off her annual South America season on December 3, 2023.

The company said that the Riviera’s and Marina’s suites and staterooms will be reimagined to provide a radiant and “even more decadent degree of lavish residential comfort while leaving no surface untouched, no design detail wanting. Lighter, brighter, and even more spacious, every suite and stateroom onboard will glow from a floor-to-ceiling, wall-to-wall re-inspiration.”

In a recent update, the company announced that they will be updating their public spaces with an elegant and sophisticated design. The lounges are being converted into more social gathering places while also improving dining options for guests who want to enjoy great food in stylish environments!

The Grand Dining Room will be even grander and more opulent with plush new carpets underfoot and lustrous, leather-covered armchairs creating an indulgently comfortable setting for a lavish evening of dining.

The Polo Grill will radiate a new contemporary glow. Retaining its rich leather chairs and polished wood paneling, plush new carpeting, exquisite new wall coverings, and dramatic draperies will create an entirely new yet delightfully familiar backdrop for what the company said is finest steakhouse experience at sea