Princess Cruises newest ship, Royal Princess was launched in June, 2013 and offers cruisers a fantastic range of dining, entertainment and onboard facilities.
The stunning, new 141,000 tonne ship carries 3,600 passengers and boasts balconies on 80% of her cabins, with all outside cabins benefitting from the much sought after outside space. At 260,000 square feet of public space the Royal Princess offers an enviable feeling of space onboard. Even the Atrium is the bigeest at sea, boasting a grand space elvating platforms of cafes, bars and seating areas.
Up on deck the adult-only pool is surrounded by seven plush, private cabanas, that appear to float on water, while The Sanctuary benefits from increased size and expanded facilities, offering a truly relaxing adult-only escape.
As always the Movies Under The Stars boasts a mid-ship location and offers HD viewing. There are also be two pools on either flank of a tropical island, that doubles as a dance club at night.
The Royal Princess also boasts the new SeaWalkTM, where guests can experience similar views to the bridge on an enclosed, glass bottomed walkway that extends 28ft from the ships edge, 128ft above the ocean.
Princess Cruises are calling the Royal Princess a next generation ship that pays tribute to the rest of the Princess fleet.
Royal Princess continues in the tradition of Princess Cruises ships and offers a superb selection of dining. From traditional fixed dining to Anytime dining in the ship's main restaurants to the cruise line's signature venues, Sabatini's Italian Trattoria and Sterling Steakhouse.
You can expect entertainment onboard Royal Princess to live up to Princess Cruises' high standards. From Broadway-style shows in the Princess Theatre, to cooking demonstrations, there will be something for everyone.
The choice of evening venues are endless, from live music to nighclubs. Bellini Bar hosts a lively atmosphere with a delicious cocktail menu, where as Crooners Lounge is a more laid back atmosphere with the best martinis around!
The Royal Princess boasts the largest of the line's signature adult-only escapes, The Sanctuary. Decorated in soft, warm colours this spa hosts a whole range of spa favourites for the ultimate in relaxation. The new relaxtion room will instantly put guests in a tranquil state of mind before their treatment. There are more treatment rooms than any other Princess ship and it is home to two new Couple's Villas, where couples can relax and enjoy treatments alone. The Enclave at Lotus Spa is the new thermail suite that offers a complete range of relaxing treatments and guaranteed to give you the ultimate escape.
Onboard Royal Princess there is a wide array of recreational activities to enjoy, from Golf simulators and tennis courts to art exhibitions and enrichment programs.
The interior of the ship boasts a range of seating areas, entertainment venues, libraries and an internet cafe. The kids club offers an indoor and outside area for childen to enjoy, with organised activities and games. The shops onboard area gives a feeling of walking around a boutique mall and hosts an array of different shops.
Up on the top deck the suprises continue, with pools, cabanas, a large movie screen, tennis courts and a golf simulator. With all this choice, your days and evenings can be spent exactly how you want.
The dress code onboard Royal Princess will reflect the class, elegance and relaxed atmosphere of the Princess Cruises fleet, with smart casual evenings out numbering the all imports formal ones. Pack you sports jackets and casual dresses for the more relazed eveings and break out the summer maxi dresses or evening gowns on the formal nights, with balck tie being the most popular choice for men.
If a long day of excursions, activities or relaxations leaves you wanting a more casual evening head to the buffet, where the dress code is always casual.