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Royal Princess
Last refurbished
2016
Last refurbished
Passengers
3560
Passengers
Ports Visited
37
Ports visited
Cruises from $111 per day
$111
From Price per day
Total Gross Tonnage of Royal Princess
142,229
Gross Tonnage

Royal Princess Cruises

4.3
(from 35 verified customers)

Being the largest class of ship built by Princess Cruises, at 141,000 GT and carrying 3,560 passengers, on-board entertainment and facilities are state-of-the-art for cruise ships. The ship itself is a cruise destination.

New features are the SeaWalk, an enclosed walkway extending from the ship’s top deck, and the cantilevered SeaView Bar, each with glass floors and sweeping ocean views. There is the upper-deck pool The Sanctuary exclusively for adults, featuring plush private cabanas. Princess Cruise’s largest top-deck pool ever offers a dazzling evening water and light show. This ship will attract a lot of families and multi-generational groups. Read more

Boarding logistics will be very smooth. Tips and gratuities are additional. The Ultimate Ship Tour looks behind the scenes at main areas of the ship such as the kitchens, engine room and bridge. Finding something to do on this ship will never be a problem.

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Ship Specification

Maiden voyage: 2013
Number of decks: 17
Tonnage: 142229
Cabins: 1780
Passengers: 3560
Number of crew: 1346
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Clean cruising tip

Check out Alfredo's Pizza restaurant, it is amazing and it's included!
Russell Cameron
Russell Cameron - Senior Consultant | CLIA Accredited
Last sailed Saturday, September 24, 2016 - Sailed on Royal Princess 1 time

Onboard Experience

  • Dining

    Dining on the Royal Princess

    Traditional dining in the Allegro Dining Room offers you a pre-selection of one of two seating times throughout the cruise. Anytime Dining (sitting when and with whom you choose) is offered in the Concerto and Symphony Dining Rooms. Both serve five course meals changed daily, with chefs inducted into the prestigious Chaîne des Rôtisseurs gastronomic society. Sabatini’s serves Italian cuisine, Crown Grill serves steak and seafood, and there’s Crab Shack (all for an extra cover charge). Read more

    Dress code is smart casual, and on cruises longer than three days dress for a formal night for every week of sailing. Breakfast and lunch are provided in an open seating arrangement. (Of course a continental breakfast can be delivered to your stateroom, and there is a stateroom menu.) Passengers booked in cabins with balconies can order several special, romantic meals to be served restaurant-style on the verandah - Ultimate Balcony Dining. Order special dietary requests before sailing. Casual dining is available at Horizon Court buffet all day and informal sit-down waiter service at night. The pizzeria gives an excellent choice, and will also provide room delivery for a small charge. There is a burger and hotdog grill, and take-away food is available at the pool side. For an exclusive (extra charge) dining experience for ten guests make a reservation for The Chef’s Table Lumiere.

  • Bars

    Bar on the Royal Princess

    For lighter snacks try the ice-cream sundae bar, or the patisserie for coffees and pastries. Afternoon tea is served daily. There are 12 bars and lounges. Coffee, iced tea and milk are available 24 hours a day.)

  • Entertainment

    Entertainment on the Royal Princess

    The Princess Theatre is two decks high, featuring glamorous production shows every second or third evening. The Vista Show Lounge with its three stages presents cabaret, and doubles for lectures, bingo and horse-racing during the day. Vista Lounge hosts lectures, art auctions, entertainment and live bands. Dance at Club 6. Read more

    Movies first-run feature films pool-side at Under the Stars on Sun Deck. A new feature is the new three-deck-high street-cafe-style Piazza, for sipping coffee and watching the occasional passing performer.

  • Activities

    Activities on the Royal Princess

    Stroll around and shop duty-free, or check your email at the Internet Café. Princess on-shore programs are outstanding, and information about shore options is comprehensive. On board, enrichment programs include the ScholarShip@Sea program, which presents six self-improvement programs each day, with a charge for advanced classes. The core subjects are: Culinary Arts, Visual/Creative Arts, Photography, and Computer Technology. Read more

    There is a pottery studio complete with electric kiln, karaoke, virtual golf, art auctions, and casino gambling. Five pools spread the crowd. Fun activities surround the pool areas and include a nine-hole putting course, virtual golf, and ball games.

  • Health & Fitness

    Fitness on the Royal Princess

    With top of the range equipment in their gyms and interactive classes, guests are encouraged to get their blood pumping. Princess has you looked after, giving you access to personal trainers who can help design a workout program that suits your abilities. Wellness extends beyond the physical, and Princess understands the importance of letting our minds broaden and recover, with spa services designed to offer their guests a chance to relax and unwind. The Lotus Spa celebrates the wonder of self-care with beauty treatments, massage, aromatherapy, and so much more. Read more

    Cruising is about forgetting your worries, and Princess is more than happy to assist with that. The large Lotus Spa includes treatments such as the Hammam (a Turkish-style steam room), the Thermal rooms, sensory showers and the line’s first-ever hydrotherapy pool.

  • Kids

    Kids activities on the Royal Princess

    Princess celebrates families and whilst they’re not family-focused, they’re well-equipped to be family-friendly. There are shore excursions and onboard activities specifically designed to bring families closer. Their partnership with the Discovery Channel ensures that your holiday is as enlightening as it is fun. Get up close and personal with husky puppies in Alaska or travel through the stars while floating through the Caribbean, every member of the family is thought of onboard. Read more

    When parents need that much deserved time to themselves, the professionally staffed kids clubs are there to step in. Camp Ocean offers 4 clubs for kids aged from 6 months to 17 years. Each focusing on what is essential to your kids while introducing them to their like-minded peers.

  • Inclusions

    • Activities - organised & individual
    • Afternoon tea service
    • All main meals on-board
    • Alternative dining (extra charge)
    • Bridge director on select cruises
    • Coffee, tea & milk 24 hrs
    • Complimentary mini-bar setup (Suites)
    • Cruise Director & all English speaking staff
    • Destination seminars and/or lectures
    • Entertainment - live music and/or shows, movies
    • Gratuities, bar service charges for Australia-based Princess ships
    • In-cabin dining at no charge
    • Internet access & Wi-Fi (public areas)
    • Kids clubs & teen programs (3-17 yrs most ships)
    • Onboard newsletter
    • Open/anytime dining (not in Australia)
    • Port maps and/or guide books
    • Self-serve laundry
    • Ship-shore-ship transfers
    • Specialty lectures, workshops, classes & programs
    • Traditional/set time & multi-venue dining
    • Use of ship facilities - indoor & outdoor

Covid Safety

The health and wellbeing of passengers and crew is of the utmost importance for Princess Cruises and for us at Clean Cruising. Health and safety policies are constantly under review and being enhanced to reflect the latest advice from health authorities and leading-edge innovations. Initiatives including universal health screening and COVID-19 testing pre-embarkation, hospital grade-air filtration systems, increased sanitation measures, extended ship to shore safety, social distancing practices aboard, additional medical staff and facilities, daily temperature checks and contingency planning in case of suspected cases.

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Customer cruise ship ratings

Royal Princess has an average of 4.3 Stars based on 35 Guest Reviews

  • Overall
    4.3
  • Cabin
    4.5
  • Dining
    4.5
  • Entertainment
    3.9
  • Service
    4.6

Destination & Ports

Visited Ports

Highlights

  • From its breathtaking piazza-style Atrium to the dramatic views from the glass-floored SeaWalk®, Royal Princess is sure to delight. Relax at The Sanctuary, a tranquil haven reserved for adults, watch the mesmerizing Princess Water Color Fantasy light and water show, or dine on tantalizing cuisine at venues like Crown Grill and more.

  • In the Main Dining Room, savor fresh new cuisine designed by award-winning Chef Curtis Stone during every voyage. Personal reflections on the menu by Chef Stone elaborate on each "Crafted" selection, prepared with the most authentic ingredients.

Cabins

There are five types of cabin: Interior, Balcony, Deluxe Balcony, Mini-Suite and Suite with Balcony. Cabins are roomy and nicely appointed, with satellite television access to major channels. Standard cabins are practical and attractive, many have additional upper berths for children, and some have inter-connecting doors. The larger the stateroom, the more additional facilities. All guests receive turndown service, chocolates on pillow at night, bathrobes and amenity kits, and complimentary room service on most items 24 hours a day.

There are no single cabins, 36 wheelchair-accessible cabins, and some cabins accommodate families of three and four. Some staterooms have interconnecting rooms that accommodate up to eight guests. Mid-priced suites compare more than favorably with motel accommodation, amenities and service. Most balconies give privacy, and some can be joined with other balconies when travelling in a group. Suites have a bathtub and second television. The 40 Suites and 314 Mini-Suites cover a large range of sizes and come with additional free-bees such as complimentary laundry and shoe shine, a selection of pillows, daily in-room canapés and high tea, free Internet access, and much more. There are no butlers for any staterooms. Smoking is only permitted in designated smoking areas, and excludes staterooms and balconies.)

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  • Inside

    Inside on the Royal Princess Inside on the Royal Princess

    Cabin Types

    IA, IB, IC, ID, IE, IF

    Average Cabin Size – 16.3 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 0.0 m2

    The Interior stateroom is approximately 166 to 175 square feet and richly appointed with fine amenities. Some also have Pullman beds to accommodate 3rd and 4th passengers. Features - Twin beds that convert to a queen size bed*, Private bathroom with shower, Shampoo, conditioner, body lotion, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Satellite TV, refrigerator, hairdryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, 110V, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings, Daily housekeeping service, Evening bed turn-down, chocolates on your pillow. *Due to some cabin configurations, the two twin beds may not convert to a queen size bed.

  • Balcony

    Balcony on the Royal Princess Balcony on the Royal Princess

    Cabin Types

    D4, DA, DB, DC, DD, DE, DF, DW, BA, BB, BC, BD, BE, BF, BW

    Average Cabin Size – 16.7 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 3.3 m2

    Larger than the Standard Balcony staterooms, Premium Deluxe Balcony cabins provide approximately 233 square feet of comfort, and an approximately 41 square foot balcony and include all the same features of the Balcony stateroom, plus an additional sofa bed for lounging or sleeping a third passenger. Some also have a Pullman bed to accommodate a 4th passenger.Features - Seating area with a sofa bed, Balcony with patio furniture, Twin beds that convert to a queen size bed*, Shampoo, conditioner, body lotion, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Private bathroom with shower, Satellite TV, refrigerator, hairdryer, safe, closet, phone and desk, 110V, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings, Daily housekeeping service, Evening bed turn-down, chocolates on your pillow.*Due to some cabin configurations, the two twin beds may not convert to a queen size bed.

  • Mini Suite

    Mini Suite on the Royal Princess Mini Suite on the Royal Princess

    Cabin Types

    M1, MA, MB, MC, ME, MF

    Average Cabin Size – 22.6 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 3.3 m2

    The Club Class Mini-Suite is a premium stateroom category featuring the very best Mini-Suite staterooms, as well as the great amenities found in all Mini-Suites plus premier dining benefits and luxurious perks. Mini-Suites include a separate sitting area with sofa bed, premium bathroom amenities and two flat-panel televisions. Features - Exclusive area of the Main Dining Room, Expedited seating with no wait, Expanded menu options, Dedicated wait staff, Uniquely styled décor, Table-side preparations, Priority embarkation and disembarkation at the beginning and end of your cruise, One-time complimentary wine setup^, Evening canapés, upon request, Upgraded terry shawl bathrobes. *Open for breakfast and dinner daily as well as lunch on sea days. ^Includes ½ bottle of red wine and ½ bottle of white wine on embarkation day.

  • Suite

    Suite on the Royal Princess Suite on the Royal Princess

    Cabin Types

    S3, S4, S5, M6

    Average Cabin Size – 28.8 m2

    Average Balcony Size – 5.8 m2

    Approximately 587 to 682 sq. ft. including balcony, the Penthouse Suite features an expansive stateroom and oversized aft-facing balcony. Exclusive suite-only benefits. Suite staterooms include a spacious cabin and large 114 to 181 square foot balcony, along with special suite-only benefits. All Suites include a separate seating area with a sofabed, walk-in closet, full bathroom and deluxe amenities.Features - Separate seating area with a sofa bed, Upgraded balcony furniture with room for four: two comfortable loungers, a table and two chairs, Complimentary mini-bar set-up, Spacious closet with personal safe, Comfortable luxury pillow-top mattress, Twin beds that convert to a queen-size bed*, 100% Egyptian cotton linens, Upgraded bathroom amenities and hairdryer, Two flat-panel satellite TVs, Evening bed turn-down, chocolates on your pillow, Refrigerator, Writing desk and phone, 110V, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings, Daily housekeeping service, Enhanced nightly turn-down service, A host of other benefits and amenities.*Due to some cabin configurations, the two twin beds may not convert to a queen size bed.

Deck Plans for Royal Princess

Legend

  • Interconnecting staterooms with private balcony (8 persons)
  • Will accommodate 3rd and 4th person
  • Wheelchair Accessible
  • Will accommodate 3rd person
  • Will accommodate a rollaway
  • Two lower beds not convertible to queen. Shower only
  • Queen bed not convertible to two twin beds
  • Cabin with Porthole Windows

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