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Royal Suite Class adds perks—even a Genie—to top Royal Caribbean rooms

A Royal Genie does it all, 24/7
Royal Caribbean International's new Royal Suite Class provides exclusive amenities based on three service levels: Star Class, Sky Class and Sea Class.

Premium features include a Royal Genie, certified by the British Butler Institute; free VOOM, called the fastest Internet at sea; included specialty dining, an Ultimate Beverage Package, gratuities, preferred seating at select on-board venues and upgraded room amenities.

The Royal Suite Class will be available for sailings beginning May 2016 aboard Oasis- and Quantum-class ships Anthem of the Seas, Quantum of the Seas, Allure of the Seas and Oasis of the Seas, as well as Harmony of the Seas and Ovation of the Seas when they debut in spring 2016.

The Star Class includes the most comprehensive amenities and services and the most expansive accommodations, such as the Quantum-class two-deck high Royal Loft Suite, along with the Owner’s Loft Suite, Four Bedroom Family Suite, Grand Loft Suite, Sky Loft Suite and Two Bedroom AquaTheater Suite.

The Sky Class amenities are available in accommodations such as the AquaTheater Suite, Crown Loft Suite, Owner’s Suite, Royal Family Suite, Superior Grand Suite and Grand Suite.

The Sea Class includes premium touches in suites such as the Family Connected Junior Suite, Family Junior Suite, Spa Junior Suite and Junior Suite.

Star Class passengers will get a Royal Genie, trained and certified by the British Butler Institute. This 24/7 personal assistant takes care of restaurant and show reservations, in-room dining requests and any other needs, from laundry, pressing and shoe shining to luggage handling and unpacking. In addition, the Royal Genie will make handcrafted cocktails in-suite and assist in creating and reserving customized shore excursions.

Passengers in the Royal Suite Class will get the ultimate upgraded amenities such as Hermès, Ferragamo and L’Occitane bath products and luxury pillow-top mattresses. Star Class passengers additionally have exclusive Duxiana DUX mattresses and Frette linens.

Plus, Royal Suite Class passengers get exclusive access to the California-chic Coastal Kitchen restaurant reserved for suite guests.

At Labadee, suite passengers can also use the exclusive Barefoot Beach and reserve private cabanas on the island.

Moreover, Star and Sky Class travelers get a private Suite Sun Deck and reserved VIP seating at entertainment productions such as fully licensed Broadway musicals and the Oasis-class AquaTheater high-diving spectaculars.