GENTING   DREAM

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Registered Owner: Chinese Dream Ltd. - Bahamas - Beneficial owner: Star Cruises - Malaysia - Operator: Dream Cruises - China

Entered service: 2016 - Gross tonnage: 150.695 - Pass. cap. lower beds: 3348 - All berths: 4925 - Crew: 2000 (more than most of a ship that size.)  - Passenger decks: 13 - Length: 335,35  m.-  Beam: 39,70 m. - Draught: 8.30 m. - Drive:diesel/electric: 5 diesel engines make MAN/B&W 3x type 12V48/60B/CR of 14.000 kW each at 514 rpm. and 2x type 14V48/60B/CR of 16.800 kW each at 514 rpm.-Total installed power 75.600 kW. - Propulsion: 2 ABB Azipods type XO of 20.5 MW each at 135 rpm.- Service speed: 21 knots - Max. speed: 23,4 knots - Built: Meyer Werft - Germany - Yard: S711 - Flag: Bahamas - Classification: DNV/GL.

Sistership: World Dream (2017)

     Passenger space ratio all berths 30.72
Sept. 2019
Genting Hong Kong has announced that it has entered into a sale and leaseback agreement for the 2016-built Genting Dream. The company has sold the ship for $900 million or 80 percent of the closing market value (whatever is lower), in a deal involving three Chinese banks. The ship was recently appraised at $1,180,000,000 according to a filing from Genting. The agreement also includes a bareboat charter agreement to lease the ship back to Genting for 12 years.The company will purchase the ship back once the 12-year charter period has ended.
Previously ordered as Genting World for Star Cruises another Genting Company. The ship is designed for the Asian cruise market and has a large number of restaurants, a big size casino and specially designed cabins.The first luxury cruise vessel designed for Chinese travellers.

The balcony-lighting system delivers breathtaking visual special-effects, bathing the hull of Genting Dream in a kaleidoscope of vibrant colour combinations. This highly innovative lighting display system represents something new to the cruise industry. The hospital of the ship is provided with an MRI scan. The first on a cruise ship.

Brief description:
Dream Cruises will be the first-ever Asian based premium cruise line brand. Their first ship, Genting Dream will debut in November 2016. The German-built ship will be the most spacious large cruise ship in Asia Pacific boasting two exclusive floors of "Dream Suites". Genting Dream will have triple homeports in Guangzhou (Nansha Port), Hong Kong and Sanya. Dream Cruises' ships will be the most spacious ships in Asia Pacific and provide the highest level of guest service in the region. Dream Cruises is owed by Genting Hong Kong. This launch completes the company’s mission of having a brand for each of the three major cruise markets – Crystal Cruises for luxury, Dream Cruises for premium and Star Cruises for contemporary. Genting Hong Kong has been the leader in offering cruises in Asia for over 20 years and is a leading provider of cruise and cruise related operations, along with leisure, entertainment and hospitality activities.
35 restaurants and bars; various entertainment areas likes Zodiac Theatre(1200 seats), Bowling Alley, Zouk, etc; outdoor adventure activities; relaxation and rejuvenation facilities like The Gentlemen's Barber, Aeris Spa Cafe and more. This attractive-looking ship will also feature a wrap around promenade and a large observation lounge.Outside, a large children's area has four waterslides. Many places on Genting Dream cater to families, and the nearby Little Panda Club serves the youngest kids. High on Deck 18 are a ropes course, a zipline that swings over the water, a mini-golf course, rock-climbing wall and waterslides.  A pair of four-passenger submarines can take people to a depth of up to 200 metres.
Dream Cruises offers world class spa & wellness treatments using Ancient Chinese techniques. Daily activities range from wine tasting, outdoor games, world class entertainment and inspirational speakers to enrich guests’ time at sea. The ships have a Genting Club, a boutique hotel within a hotel, with 142 suites offering special guests privileges, including priority access and European butler service.

As for adult entertainment, the adjacent Zouk—the first seagoing rendition of the famous Singapore nightspot—will have guest star DJs, two bars and the outdoor Zouk Beach Club with its big screen, shallow-pool dance area and terraced seating. A pair of outdoor private party areas are available, too. There will be fireworks once per cruise on sailings of five nights and longer.The ship also carries two small deep sea submarine that can take four guests down to a depth of up to 200 meters.  

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