A brand new build in 2012, Hapag Lloyd took over in April 2013. Eight restaurants, pool and spa.Best For People Who Want
A luxury cruise aimed primarily at the German speaking marketShould Be Avoided By People Who Prefer
The interior concept follows current design trends and is a successful mixture of casual and stylish ambience with state-of-the-art technology. Hardly any other ship offers more space per guest as EUROPA 2 since, after all is said and done, well-being is also measured in square metres. For this reason it goes without saying that all the suites on board EUROPA 2 have a spacious veranda.
Life on board sets its own standards: more lifestyle and less cruise rituals contribute towards a more informal atmosphere. The low number of passengers of max. 516 guests and the crew/guest ratio that exceeds this figure ensure that exclusiveness and relaxation are guaranteed from the very first moment onwards.Cuisine
When you think of an excellent dinner on the high sea, you usually imagine a formal atmosphere and evening wear. On the EUROPA 2 this idea has, however, been re-interpreted. The basic concept of the exquisite restaurants on board is pleasantly relaxed. No strict meal times, casual, but at the same time with its own style. And culinary delights of the best standard with lots of variety. From modern, sophisticated cuisine to multifaceted Asian highlights. Sometimes opulent, sometimes cuisine legere, sometimes fresh from the grill, sometimes rustically inspired. The stylish ambience of the eight restaurants will fulfil your most delightful expectations.Restaurants
Restaurant Weltmeere The largest restaurant on board is the Restaurant Weltmeere, which is located at the stern of the ship and is characterised by its spacious room concept. Design elements discreetly emphasise the features of the circular room – a successful balance between openness and cosiness. Here, our galley crew will give you their undivided attention. The culinary delights served range from international cuisine to vegetarian menus that are constantly changing and ensure newly interpreted surprises. Restaurant Tarragon The Tarragon with its dark pillars and benches upholstered in green is reminiscent of a charming brasserie in Paris. Here, a breath of Francophile savoir-vivre is in the air while French-oriented cuisine is served that is simple but refined in equal measure. Restaurant Elements The atmosphere in the Asian Restaurant Elements is inspired by the lifestyle of the eastern regions, a symbiosis of foreign cultures. Enjoy the great cuisines of Asia - traditional Chinese in accordance with the teachings of five-element cooking, fiery hot and light or unique; in any case fresh, exotic, easily digestible and always artistically arranged. Restaurant Serenissima The purist, elegant interior of the Serenissima Restaurant reflects the quality of the Italian cuisine: everything superfluous has been left away, the focus is on enjoyment. From antipasti to espresso – indulging like the Italians is a fine art. And the chefs of the Serenissima succeed in enchanting their guests with classical dishes and exciting interpretations of one of the most popular cuisines in the world time and time again. Treat your palate to Ligurian or Neapolitan delicacies in an absolutely top-class environment. Yacht Club Restaurant In the open Yacht Club Restaurant the sea breeze unites with the fine aroma of freshly prepared delicacies from the open cooking stations. What can the chef de cuisine recommend today? A view of the far horizon in any case, combined with delicious grilled specialities and culinary highlights from the buffet. In the Yacht Club Restaurant you can compile your menu yourself – exactly to suit your taste – and if you wish, you can enjoy all this in the open air. Sushi Restaurant Sakura The Sushi Restaurant Sakura awaits its guests with modern design and imperial touches. Here, the sushi master will prepare excellent nigiris, makis, sashimis, Californian-style inside-out rolls and delicious fish specialities. Speisezimmer Would you like to dine in a private atmosphere on the EUROPA 2 or celebrate a special occasion in fitting style with friends or family? Our recommendation - the Dining Room (available at a surcharge) with a maritime atmosphere offers you the appropriate surroundings. In addition, occasional receptions by invitation of our officers are held here, too.Service
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Whether massage or manicure – treatments is carried out by professional hands. Lomi Lomi, Pantai Luar and Abhyanga are but three of the numerous beneficial massage treatments offered in the OCEAN SPA including treatments developed specifically for the requirements of men’s demanding skin. Our own hairdressing facility on board also ensures that you feel comfortable from head to foot!
The principle of the sweat lodge has been known since ancient times. On the EUROPA 2 you can choose between four different saunas, a whirlpool, a Kneipp pool and an ice fountain. The possibilities range from a low-temperature herbal sauna via an organic sauna with temperatures of 50 – 60 °C and the Finnish sauna in which temperatures of up to 90 °C can be reached to the steam bath with a humidity of up to 100%.