NASSAU, Bahamas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--OneSpaWorld Holdings Limited (NASDAQ: OSW), the pre-eminent global provider of health and wellness products and services on board cruise ships and in destination resorts around the world, today announced it has extended its 16-year relationship with P&O Cruises.
Leonard Fluxman, Executive Chairman, OneSpaWorld, said, “The extension of our contract with P&O Cruises continues to reflect the success of our operating model and ability to consistently provide excellent spa and wellness services at sea. We look forward to continuing our relationship with P&O for many years in the future.”
The agreement with P&O Cruises extends OneSpaWorld’s service on the seven vessels it currently operates for the next five years and adds the exclusive right to operate the spa facilities on board and execute a suite of premium health, beauty, wellness and fitness services and products. Under the new agreement, OneSpaWorld will operate Iona, the largest ship built for the British market which sets sail on its inaugural voyage in May 2020.
“Our mutually-rewarding and long-standing relationship with P&O Cruises has always been marked by innovation and a quest to evolve Oasis Spa into a world-class brand,” said Glenn Fusfield, President and Chief Executive Officer, OneSpaWorld. “P&O’s fervor for health and wellness and their continued excellence in creating exceptional guest experiences is a catalyst for OneSpaWorld to provide phenomenal spa and wellness programming to enhance each guest’s vacation experience. We look forward to our continued partnership and to welcoming Iona in 2020.”
Named after the Scottish island, P&O’s Iona will feature the next evolution of Oasis Spa. Taking relaxation and restoration to the next level, the fleet’s most luxurious respite introduces the brand’s first salt room, infinity whirlpools, and newly curated destination-inspired services, expanding its spa programming.
Headquartered in Nassau, Bahamas, OneSpaWorld is one of the largest health and wellness services companies in the world. OneSpaWorld’s distinguished spas offer guests a comprehensive suite of premium health, fitness, beauty and wellness services, treatments, and products currently on board 165 cruise ships and at 70 destination resorts around the world. OneSpaWorld holds the leading market position within the fast-growing international leisure market and has been built upon its exceptional service standards, expansive global recruitment, training and logistics platforms, and a history of service and product innovation that has enhanced its guests’ health, fitness, beauty, and wellness while vacationing for more than 50 years.
About P&O Cruises
P&O Cruises has a fleet of seven ships offering holidays tailored to British tastes combining genuine service, a sense of occasion and attention to detail, ensuring passengers have the holiday of a lifetime, every time. Britannia, a design-led 141,000 ton ship, was named by HM The Queen on March 10, 2015. Iona, a new 180,000 ton LNG-powered ship is on order for delivery in 2020 with a similar ship on order for delivery in 2022.
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