Carnival Cruise Line says it’s working to create a “unique experience” for people coming to the Caribbean, and has partnered with a hotel to do just that.
Read more”We are always looking to expand our offerings and create a unique experience for guests to be able to travel with us on a cruise ship,” the company wrote in a statement to Business Insider.
“As we continue to grow and develop our fleet, we will continue to explore opportunities for more cruise-focused accommodations.”
The cruise company says it will be offering hotel concierges and a hostess to assist guests.
The company also says it plans to offer “a unique cruise experience” to those who are coming from outside the United States.
Carnival Cruise Line, which is owned by the Walt Disney Company, has been working with a group of Caribbean islands for several years, including the islands of St. Martin, St. Croix and St. Barthelemy.
Last year, Carnival Cruise Lines announced it would be adding two new cruise ships, the Carnival Princess and the Carnival Viking, to its line.
Crestone is the first cruise ship to operate from St. Lucia since 2014.
It was built in 2013 and was designed by the renowned design firm Pritzker Architecture.