Launching in early 2024, the highly anticipated Icon of the Seas will be the first ship in Royal Caribbean's Icon Class, and will be joining the celebrated list of Royal Suite Class ships! Within this class of ship are 3 tiers: Star, Sky, and Sea. To unlock exclusive access to everything on board the Icon, and enjoy 5 star luxury while at sea, look no further than Star Class. Here we will take a look at all of the Star Class perks, suites, dining experiences, and privileges that can be enjoyed on the Icon of the Seas.
What is Star Class?
Within Royal Caribbean's vast fleet of cruise ships, there are 12 Royal Suite Class vessels, all from the celebrated Quantum Class, Oasis Class, and the eagerly anticipated Icon Class. Within these ships are 3 different tiers of suites: Star, Sky, and Sea. Among these, the epitome of exclusivity and luxury is found in Star Class.
By reserving a Star Suite, you unlock a world of magical experiences tailor-made for you and your family. The journey begins with priority boarding, setting the tone for an extraordinary vacation. Throughout your entire trip, your Royal Genie is with you every step of the way, ensuring you all the perks and benefits that Star Class has to offer. From securing prime seating for the shows of your choice, to bypassing queues for your favorite activities, every moment is designed to exceed your expectations. Moreover, you have the freedom to indulge in delicious dining at any of the ship's specialty restaurants. Star Class offers the experience of a lifetime, and guarantees that your next trip will be unforgettable!
Icon Ships With Royal Suite Class:
ICON CLASS SHIPS
- Icon of the Seas
- Eastern and Western Caribbean
- Star of the Seas
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The Different Star Suite Options on Icon
Royal Caribbean offers an array of distinct Star Suites on Icon of the Seas, ensuring that you will be able to find the ideal space for your next family, friend, or group getaway. Icon will be the largest ship at sea, and with that comes some changes and updates to some of the Star Class suites we have seen on previous ships. Here is the full list of Star Suite options found on Icon.
THE ULTIMATE FAMILY TOWNHOUSE - 8 Passengers | The name says it all...this upgraded family suite has triple the fun with 3 stories of family enjoyment! It offers multiple bedrooms and bathrooms sleeping up to 8 passengers, and will have a private patio that will have direct access to the Surfside Family Neighborhood, so you can go right out and enjoy the pool, water fun, and eateries!
THE ROYAL LOFT SUITE - 6 passengers | An upgraded version of the Royal Loft Suites seen before, the Royal Loft Suite on Icon offers side and interior facing balconies that wrap around for views of the pool, and views of the ocean. This suite will also include a balcony with a hot tub, space for 6 passengers, and an extra-large living area! There will be only 1 on the ship, making them a very exclusive and sought after accomodation option!
ICON LOFT - 4 Passengers | The style of this brand new loft suite sits somewhere between a Crown Loft and a Royal Loft, and can accommodate up to 4 passengers. Offering an upstairs master bedroom and a spacious downstairs living room equipped with a convenient pull out couch, the Icon Loft ensures both comfort and versatility. A notable highlight of this suite is the inclusion of a full-size dining table on the side-facing balcony, granting guests the opportunity to savor their meals while enjoying the ocean vistas!
ACCESSIBLE ICON LOFT - 4 Passengers | An exciting addition that will debut on Icon is the Accessible Icon Loft! This is the first time Royal Caribbean has offered an accessible Star Class suite, and we could not be more excited about it, and we know Royal Caribbean guests will be as well!
Exclusive Perks and Amenities Included in Star Class
Known for its exclusivity and ultimate luxury, Star Class is the way to go if you want to experience the best-of-the-best that Royal Caribbean has to offer! With perks from priority boarding, to private access, unlimited dining options, and more, Star Class has everything you could want while on a vacation with your family, friends, or group! Here is everything that is included when you book a Star Class Suite!
PRIORITY BOARDING AND DEPARTURE | Be the first to set foot on or off the ship, and don't worry about the lines as you have first boarding and departing privileges with Star Class!
COMPLIMENTARY ACCESS TO ALL THE SPECIALTY DINING | With Star Class, you have your pick of whichever restaurant on the ship that you want, and it is all included with your stay! You will have no problem with reservations for any of the restaurants, as Star Class guests are given priority, and all of your reservations are taken care of by your Royal Genie! You can also request your meals from any of the restaurants be brought to your room so you can enjoy a private evening with your friends and family!
DELUXE BEVERAGE PACKAGE | This package is included when you book a Star Class suite, and ensures all your drinks are covered during your stay on board!
SUITE SUN DECK ACCESS | This exclusive sun deck is open only to Royal Suite Class passengers, and is the most peaceful and relaxing spot on the ship! On Icon is has been expanded, and will have a lot more room to spread out.
COASTAL KITCHEN ACCESS | The Coastal Kitchen is available only to Royal Suite Class guests, and is open to Star Class passengers for complimentary breakfast, lunch and dinner!
THE GROVE, THE NEW SUITE NEIGHBORHOOD | Previously available on Wonder and Utopia, the Suite Neighborhood is being taken up 10 notches on Icon with "The Grove". The Grove will feature a much larger sun deck space, a spa, a large pool, the Suite Lounge, and of course suite-guest-only dining options. Coastal Kitchen is back on the Icon, and here Star Class guests will have access to the Mediterranean and California inspired cuisine for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. A new Al Fresco dining space, The Grove, featuring Mediterranean style fare will also be making its debut on the Icon in the wonderful Suite Neighborhood!
COMPLIMENTARY DAILY GRATUITIES | You don't have to be concerned about tipping while on board, because that is all covered when you reserve in Star Class!
COMPLIMENTARY LAUNDRY AND IRONING SERVICES | Ensure that you are dressed and ready for every activity when you take advantage of the Star Class included laundry and ironing service while on board the ship!
UNLIMITED VOOM, THE FASTEST INTERNET AT SEA | You don't have to worry about staying connected while in Star Class, as you, and all your Star Class guests will be granted complimentary access to unlimited Voom, powered by Starlink!
BEST SEATS IN THE HOUSE IN SELECT ENTERTAINMENT VENUES | You no longer have to worry about getting a good seat at your favorite performances and shows during your cruise, and with Icon, you will definitely not want to miss any of the entertainment. For Icon, Royal Caribbean moved the AquaTheater to the crown of the ship, creating the first ever AquaDome, an magnificent entertainment, dining, and lounge venue that you will have front row seats to as a Star Suite passenger.
WELCOME FOOD & BEVERAGE AMENITY | Before your trip begins, you will be able to request your snack preferences that will greet you upon arrival at your suite; an amazing perk for Star Class guests!
COMPLIMENTARY MINIBAR | Every Star Suite has a fully stocked complimentary mini bar, featuring Coca-Cola® Beverages and Water!
DUXIANA MATTRESS & FRETTE LINENS | These luxury mattresses and linens are found in every Star Class suite, and will ensure comfortable and restful nights of sleep while on board!
The Royal Genie - Your Personal Concierge/Butler Service
The biggest and best perk of all when you book a Royal Caribbean Star Class Suite is the Royal Genie, your personal butler, concierge, and fun maker who is with you every step of the way to grant all of your wishes! You will have access to your Genie by messenger in the days leading up to your cruise, allowing you to put in special requests, arrange dining and entertainment reservations, give welcome treat preferences, as well as ask any and all questions you may have regarding your trip.
Upon arrival at the port for boarding, your Genie will meet you at the terminal to bring you on as the first guests on the ship. While on the cruise, your Genie will also ensure you have priority access to get on and off at each port stop along the way. At the end of your trip, your Genie will bid you goodbye as you disembark the ship before the other passengers, avoiding the crowds and ending your trip on a satisfying note.
While onboard, your Genie will take any and all special requests, and grant you access to everything the ship has to offer! You don't have to wait in line for the slides, FlowRider surf simulator, ice skating, miniature golf, or any of your favorite activities! Your Genie will also make reservations for you at any of the specialty dining options of your choice, and can also arrange for in-suite dining from your favorite onboard restaurants so you can have a private dining experience with your family or friends! In addition, if you so choose, your Genie will bring you a fresh cup of coffee every morning, or a cocktail to enjoy in the evening. The Royal Genie can even arrange and plan in-suite parties for you and your friends! Your Genie is the master of surprise, and will shower you with special treats and perks all along the way; you will never know what fun to expect next!
Your Genie will work hard for you so that all you have to do is sit back, relax, and enjoy an unforgettable vacation with your family and friends!
Dining Experiences in Star Class
Elevate your dining experience to extraordinary heights! With Star Class, your dining requests are priority. From reserving a table at any restaurant on board, to the convenience of in-suite dining, your Genie will ensure every moment is tailored to perfection, just for you. Your Genie will help you make reservations at any specialty restaurant of your choice, and as a Star Class guest, your reservation takes priority, meaning you will always be able to get a table at your favorite onboard dining spot! All specialty restaurants are included in Star Class, weather it's sushi, or pizza, southern comfort food, or a good steak, the options are endless for Star Class guests!
Something to Note: The only specialty dining not included is the Chef's Table, but your Harr Travel advisor can help you through all the inclusions and reservations to make sure you get the best cruise experience possible!
For those seeking a truly exclusive experience, the Coastal Kitchen awaits! This specialty restaurant offers a delightful fusion of Mediterranean and California inspired cuisine and is open for Star Class guests for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The new Grove restaurant is Al Fresco Mediterranean dining at it's finest, and is also available to Royal Suite guests when they enjoy their time in the Suite Neighborhood!
The best part about dining onboard as a Star Class guest is that all your meals are not only included, but also accompanied by prepaid gratuities! All these amazing dining perks will leave you with a delicious taste in your mouth!
How to Book a Star Suite
So now that you are ready to book a Star Class Suite, let the experts at Harr Travel make all the arrangements for you! We know the spaces inside and out, and have an incredible relationship with Royal Caribbean, their concierge team, and the Genies themselves! Star Suites on the Icon will sell out fast, so reach out to your Harr Travel advisor today, and they will work tirelessly to craft your dream vacation on the magnificent Icon of the Seas!
Many of these suites go really quick, so make sure to get on Harr Travel's upcoming deployment lists for future cruises to get the best accommodations for you, your family, friends, or group!