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Benefit Comparison for Senior Living at Sea

When it comes to retirement living, you won't find a better value than aboard a cruise ship! Traditional land-based retirement communities and assisted living facilities can't match the benefits and value included in the carefree cruising lifestyle. Exceptional service, luxurious accommodations, fine dining and incredible live entertainment are just the start!

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Senior Living at Sea vs Typical Land-based Retirement Options

Benefit or Feature Senior Living at Sea* Retirement Community* Assisted Living Facility*
International Travel YES No No
Full-time Travel Services YES Varies No
Custom Travel Excursions YES No No
Port-to-Port Transportation YES No No
Interactive Community YES YES Varies
Daily Social Events & Activities YES Varies No
Regular Social Invitations YES Varies Varies
World-renowned Speakers & Lectures YES No No
Onsite Spa Services YES Varies No
World-class Entertainment YES No No
Live Music & Dancing Lounges YES No No
Fulltime Entertainment Staff YES Varies No
Onsite Movie Theater YES No No
Onsite Computer Center YES Varies Varies
Onsite Library YES Varies No
Onsite Billiards / Casino YES No No
Onsite Salon & Barber YES Varies Varies
Onsite Boutique Shopping YES No No
Fitness Center YES Varies No
Swimming Pools YES Varies No
Accommodations for Family YES Varies No
Onsite Banking Services Limited Varies Varies
Onsite Billing / Account Services YES YES No
Maintenance-free Living YES YES YES
Daily Housekeeping YES No No
Self-service Laundry YES Varies YES
Valet Laundry Service YES Varies No
Meals Per Day 3+ Meal Plan Options 3+
Formal & Casual Dining Venues YES No No
Top Name Chefs YES No No
Complimentary 24-Hour Room Service YES No No
Themed Dinner Parties YES Varies No
Medication Administration No No YES
Medication Consultation Optional Optional YES
Medical Facility YES No Varies
Licensed Medical Professionals Onsite YES No Varies
Mobility Assistance Limited No YES
Accept Wheelchairs YES** YES YES
24-Hour Security YES Varies No
Loyalty Program YES No No




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* Amenities are subject to change; please contact The Cruise Web for exact amenity details and availability.

** Restrictions may apply for non-collapsible or motorized wheelchairs; call for details.

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