Silversea Cruises Enhances Sleep Experience with Pratesi Bed Linens
(7 August 2012) Silversea guests will soon find their sleep experience
elevated to a new level of comfort and luxury with the debut of Pratesi custom-made
Founded in 1860 and renowned for
creating masterpieces in linens for the Italian and European aristocracy, the
legendary Italian linens firm is bringing its high-quality and stylish
creations to the beds in every Silversea suite beginning with the 3 September voyage
of Silver Spirit, followed by Silver Cloud in November. Pratesi
bedding will then be rolled out to the rest of the Silversea fleet in 2013.
The plush new bedding collection,
which features 240 thread count, 100% Egyptian cotton satin sheets, pillowcases
and duvet covers, will complement an already lavish collection of sleep
amenities enjoyed by Silversea guests. These include a memory pillow top and
dual-side mattress that can be flipped to provide either soft or firm support, a
down duvet, and a pillow menu offering nine different pillow options, from soft
down to memory foam, and chamomile or lavender aromatherapy pillow covers.
Bettridge, Silversea's president of the Americas, said: "Getting a great
night's sleep is a priority for luxury travellers. We know many of our guests
have luxurious bedding in their own homes, and if they have not yet discovered
Pratesi, we're happy to introduce them to this revered Italian brand."
which is chaired by Manfredi Lefebvre d'Ovidio, is recognised as an innovator
in the luxury cruise line industry, offering guests large-ship amenities aboard
its intimate, all-suite vessels: Silver Cloud,Silver Wind, Silver
Shadow, Silver Whisper and Silver Spirit -- all designed to
offer an atmosphere of conviviality and casual elegance. With the inclusion of Silver
Explorer, Silversea Cruises' itineraries encompass all seven continents and
feature worldwide luxury cruises
to the Mediterranean, Caribbean, both polar regions and over 400
fascinating destinations in between.
the US, Silversea has been voted "World's Best" by the readers of Condé
Nast Traveler (nine times) and Travel + Leisure (seven times), and
awarded "Best Cruise Line for Luxury Small Ships" by Luxury Travel
Advisor (2011). International awards include "Best Innovation in
Products and Services" from the Italian Innovazione Marketing Oggi Awards
(2009); "World's Leading Small Ships Cruise Line" from World Travel
Awards (2010); "Five Star Diamond Award" from the American Academy of
Hospitality Sciences (2011); "Number One" small-ship line in the
Readers' Choice survey conducted by Britain's Condé Nast Traveller
magazine (2010); "Best Luxury Cruise Line" Excellence Award by
Spain's Cruise News Media Group (2009); "Best Luxury Cruise Line" by
Australia's Luxury Travel & Style Magazine (2011); and "Best
Luxury Cruise Operator" according to Travel Weekly China (2010).
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