The world was searched. The best were found. Silversea luxury cruise line chooses partners for their unrivalled commitment to quality and service ... the same attributes that keep Silversea guests returning to sail aboard these exquisite ships year after year.
Relais & Châteaux
Relais & Châteaux is an exclusive collection of 520 of the finest hotels and gourmet restaurants in more than 60 countries. This prestigious international association honours only the finest chefs in the world with the title “Grands Chefs”. Silversea is the only cruise line to partner with the “Grands Chefs” of Relais & Châteaux. Through Silversea’s partnership with the international stars of this esteemed organisation, they proudly offer the signature dishes of La Collection du Monde in The Restaurant, the main dining venue found on every Silversea ship. Here, inspired cuisine is created exclusively for guests of Silversea. A celebration of wine is the theme of La Dame, the only Wine Restaurant by Relais & Châteaux at sea, where renowned world wine regions are showcased in a set menu of six inspired courses. And for those who want to learn more from these Grands Chefs, select sailings have been designated at Culinary Arts Voyages. On 14 exclusive voyages around the globe, Silversea guests can experience an innovative cooking school at sea concept, L’Ecole des Chefs by Relais & Châteaux. This culinary discovery experience offers a unique and interactive program, hosted by Silversea’s Culinary Trainer, Chef David Bilsland. Learn more about Relais & Châteaux and discover all the properties.
Guild of Professional English Butlers
All guests in all suites aboard all of Silversea’s ships will be treated to an elevated level of pampering with the highly personalised attention of butlers from the Guild of Professional English Butlers, the organisation renowned for training and certifying butlers for careers in the royal palaces of Great Britain. These consummate professionals are available to facilitate every aspect of your cruise experience. From unpacking and packing, to arranging a private car at the next port, to drawing a scented bath or orchestrating an elegant in-suite cocktail party, Silversea’s impeccable butlers are experts at providing unobtrusive, attentive service.
Royal Geographical Society
The Royal Geographical Society (with IBG) in a landmark partnership with Silversea provides guests with informative and engaging enrichment resources, based on unrivalled access to its 2-million strong collections of maps, charts, atlases, archives, images, artefacts and other items which date back to 1482 and chart earlier journeys and explorations. Founded in 1830, the Royal Geographical Society is a respected professional body for geography and geographers and is one of the largest and most innovative geographical societies in the world with one of the largest international geographical holdings to document the history of exploration and geographical understanding of our world, its people and places, past and present. Learn more about Royal Geographical Society
Accademia Teatro alla Scala
Founded by Riccardo Muti in 1997 with artistic direction by Leyla Gencer, the Academy of Lyric Opera preserves the heritage of the Cadetti della Scala school founded by Arturo Toscanini in 1950 to conserve and transmit the Italian operatic tradition. With guidance from internationally renowned performers and instructors such as Renato Bruson, Luciana Serra, Luciana D’Intino, Vincenzo Scalera, Umberto Finazzi and Marco Gandini, the Academy prepares young opera singers who have a solid vocal and musical background for a professional career, honing their technical and interpretive skills in a two-year course. Learn more about Accademia Teatro alla Scala.