Launched by HRH The Duchess of Cambridge, Royal Princess is a truly magnificent ship, combining traditional cruise luxury with a sense of unrivalled contemporary wonder, be it in the elegant décor or the technological innovations which make your cruise so special. The on-board facilities are exceptional, including the awesome SeaWalk® – a glass-bottomed walkway that extends high over the ocean.
You’ll delight in the choice of traditional and casual dining venues that let you choose between fine cuisine and a tasty snack, while the extensive sports facilities, art collection, spa treatments and live entertainment ensure you’ll never be bored for even a second during your voyage.
In 2018, Royal Princess underwent a $15.9 million refurbishment where places such as the Lotus Spa, Camp Discovery Youth Centers, and accommodations saw a revival to help your experience on-board.
Make your vacation truly yours on a Princess MedallionClass® cruise that features next-level technology, now on all ships. Enjoy fast, reliable Wi-Fi, TrulyTouchless™ experiences, food and drinks delivered wherever you are and so much more.
|Entertainment throughout the day and evening|
|Use of swimming pools, hot tubs, fitness centre and leisure facilities where available|
|Return flights included from a choice of UK airports (fly cruise bookings only)|
|Room service from 6am to 11pm|
|Youth programmes for babies to 17-year-olds|
|Adult only areas|
|Exclusive cocktail receptions and deck parties on-board|
|Sailaway parties, themed nights and deck parties|
|Lemonade, water and iced tea available in selected venues|
|Shuttle service to and from ports and airport where available|
Symphony Dining Room, located on Deck 5 features the "anytime" dining plan where guests can dine when, where and with whom they wish.
The room features a circular wine cellar where up to 12 passengers can enjoy a private dining experience surrounded by shelves full of wine.
The Concerto Dining Room offers anytime dining like the Symphony Dining Room where guests can choose when they want to dine and with whom each night.
It is located on Deck 6 and also features a circular wine cellar.
A Dazzling Dining Adventure
An extraordinary treat for both gastronomes and gourmet novices, the Chef’s Table Lumiere is a perfect culinary journey for any special occasion. Join a select group of guests for a behind-the-scenes galley tour with champagne and hors d’oeuvres, followed by an extravagant multi-course dinner created and hosted by the ship’s executive chef. Perfect for celebrating an anniversary or milestone, or just making your cruise vacation even more amazing.
Limited capacity, reservations required. Additional charge applies.
A Taste of Italy, Enjoyed in Luxury
Our Italian specialty restaurant has been voted one of the “Best Cruise Ship Specialty Restaurants” at sea by USA TODAY. Savor Sabatini’s authentic offerings featuring signature pastas, Italian wines and an irresistible selection of delectable desserts, all celebrating our Italian culinary heritage.
Additional charges apply. Menu items may vary by ship and are subject to change.
Timeless Steakhouse Traditions
With a rich wood décor and a theater-style kitchen, it’s no wonder Crown Grill was named among the “Best Cruise Ship Steakhouses” by USA TODAY. Featuring premium aged beef and fresh seafood items, this specialty restaurant offers an intimate dining experience in a classically elegant setting and an open kitchen where chefs prepare and cook to order top-quality cuts of beef, chops and seafood.
Additional charge applies.
An Ever-Changing Selection of Favourites
Our World Fresh Marketplace menu is offered in Horizon Court. Enjoy an endless selection that changes throughout the day to satisfy the most discriminating palate. Indulge in a delightful array of worldwide cuisine, freshly baked breads and regional comfort foods, in a casual setting at breakfast, lunch or dinner. Enjoy fresh fruits, signature pastas and desserts galore along with your favourite beverages and customisable features like create-your-own salads and sandwiches.
Beverage charges apply. Venues and menu items vary by ship and are subject to change.
The Horizon Court aboard Royal Princess features a dedicated pastry shop. Here guests can indulge in fresh-baked goodies throughout the day, including croissants, pastries, hot desserts, freshly baked waffles and French toast at breakfast; classic and modern desserts at lunch and dinner; tea sandwiches, cookies, desserts and waffles at tea time; and special show pieces and flambés in the evening.
This completely separate space features its own unique design, décor, function and seating area, plus a dedicated specialty coffee section. Guests even get to see Princess’ pastry chefs in action as they demonstrate their skills in chocolate work and cake decorating.
Hand-Tossed Pizza, Hot Out of the Oven
Named for our former Master Chef, Alfredo Marzi and voted "Best Pizza at Sea" by USA TODAY, this charming sit-down venue offers an enticing menu of freshly prepared individual-size pizzas along with beer and wines by the glass. The open kitchen design allows you to watch as the chefs create pizza by hand and serve them straight out of the oven.
Venues and menu items vary by ship and are subject to change.
The Ocean Terrace seafood bar is ideal for those who love to feast on the bounty from the sea. This stylish bar offers an array of ocean treasures, including sushi and sashimi along with chilled sake, cocktails, and wine by the glass. A la carte pricing makes it easy to pick and choose.
Additional charge applies. Menu items may vary by ship and are subject to change.
A Sweet Treat from Italy
Get a taste of “la dolce vita” at Gelato, our gelateria on board. (Fun fact: gelato isn’t ice cream. While it’s creamy, it has less butter fat and fewer calories.) Choose from a variety of flavours – hazelnut, tiramisu, pistachio and more – which you can enjoy by themselves or in combination.
Additional charge applies.
Sip and Snack Around the Clock
Open 24-hours a day, the International Café located in the Piazza is the place for an ever-changing array of small bite meals, treats and gourmet beverages. Grab a freshly baked croissant to start your day, snack on pies and quiche or choose from a wide variety of salads and sandwiches at lunchtime, and indulge in decadent desserts in the evening. Coffee and tea fans will love the New Grounds Crafted Coffee menu featuring a variety of specialty espresso-based drinks made from a custom blend of coffee beans, as well as iced tea fusions.
Wines from Around the World
Voted one of the “Best Wine Bars at Sea,” by USA TODAY and located in a charming corner of the Atrium, Vines boasts an extensive collection of wines, fine Champagne and sparkling wines and regional offerings for purchase. The menu also includes wine flights and a selection of unique wines by the glass. Gourmet delicacies, such as antipasti and tapas, are complimentary with any wine purchase.
Charges apply. Menu items may vary by ship and are subject to change.
A Private Dining Room with a View
Choose a luxurious breakfast or experience the “ultimate” romantic dinner at sea: a sumptuous multi-course meal, including succulent lobster tail and juicy steak, your beverage of choice, hors d’oeuvres, all served right on the privacy of your own balcony by our dedicated waitstaff. Treat yourself to this unparalleled indulgence and savor food, views and memories that will never be forgotten.
Additional charges apply.
Succulent Shellfish from the Sea
Seafood lovers won’t want to miss this full crab shack experience. An intriguing bistro option housed within the Horizon Court buffet, Crab Shack diners can savor Bayou-style boiled crawfish and spicy sausage, popcorn shrimp, steaming clam chowder and a tantalizing mixed steamer pot filled with snow crab, jumbo shrimp, clams and mussels.
Cover charge applies.
Signature Dishes from Chef Stone
In the Main Dining Room, savour fresh new cuisine designed by award-winning Chef Curtis Stone during every voyage. Each "Crafted" selection is prepared with the most authentic ingredients featuring delicious meats and seafood, fresh produce and vibrant, bold flavours.
Indulge Your Chocolate Fantasies
There are few foods that inspire as much passion as chocolate, and master chocolatier Norman Love has designed some of the most decadent, hand-crafted treats exclusively for Princess’ Chocolate JourneysSM program. Trained in France, and named the Inaugural Inductee into the Chocolatier Hall of Fame by Dessert Professional Magazine, Chef Love combined premium quality chocolate with unique flavours and artful designs to mastermind his exclusive creations found throughout the ship.
Traditional Southern BBQ, with Poolside Ease
In addition to the hot dogs, hamburgers and chicken sandwiches that passengers love at the Trident Grill, this poolside eatery transforms into a traditional smokehouse-style barbecue each evening, serving up hearty plates of jumbo chicken wings, Route 66 beef chilli, Texas-style barbecue brisket, Kansas City Sweet & Smoky Pork Spare Ribs, and North Carolina Pulled Pork. Enjoy delicious southern flavours, poolside!
Celebration of Tasty Teas and Divine Desserts
Afternoon tea is a treasured tradition whether it’s a special occasion, an intimate moment for two, a mother-daughter tea party or just quiet time for reflection. Enjoy a wide selection of teas, or coffee if you prefer, served by attentive waiters in our dining room. The setting is elegant, with a delicious selection of tasty treats: freshly prepared finger sandwiches, cookies and cakes.
Live Acts and Spirited Gatherings
Sip specialty coffee or tea a cocktail from the Café as a fresh comedy act steps into the spotlight or while talented artists share their diverse musical styles.
A Reel Treat Day or Night
Throughout the day and night, our exclusive open-air poolside amphitheater is the go-to destination for feature films, thrilling concerts and exciting sporting events such as live football games. Cozy up under a fleece blanket in the comfortable lounger and feast on complimentary fresh-popped popcorn in the evening or delicious cookies and milk during the day, and enjoy that exciting car chase or mystery thriller on the giant screen.
Broadway-Style Productions at Sea
With dazzling stage sets, artists from around the globe, modern hits and timeless classics, the Princess Theatre, our largest theatre yet, showcases lavish, original productions with dynamic cast members in sumptuous surroundings. In this ultramodern theatre, relax in a plush seat with unobstructed sight lines as the velvet curtain goes up, a state-of-the-art lighting system illuminates the stage, and it’s on with the show!
Lights, Sound, Action!
Ever want to be part of a live television studio audience? Here’s your chance to be part of the fun or go behind-the-scenes of our onboard television shows*. Princess Live! provides non-stop entertainment throughout the day and each evening with interactive culinary shows, live concerts, and late night comedy and game shows. You can also see what it takes to put on a working television show, which airs in your stateroom.
Unparalleled Views of the Sea
A dramatic over-the-ocean glass walkway, the SeaWalk® is the first of its kind at sea. At 60 feet long, cantilevered 128 feet above the waves and extending 28 feet beyond the edge of the ship, it affords thrilling vistas of the ever-changing seascape. Just as the Captain can look through glass panels in the floor of the bridge, passengers can now share in that breathtaking experience. Across the ship, the SeaView Bar goes one step further with a glass panelled floor and drinks prepared during exciting shows with flair.
A Spectacle of Water Dances to Music
Invite everyone in the family to behold the sight of water as it comes to life during this dazzling outdoor extravaganza. Everyone will ooh and aah as the night sky lights up with a mesmerising spectacle of water dancing to the sounds of music. While brightly coloured lights illuminate the water, you’ll see a captivating show of waltzes, pirouettes and fountains shooting water up to 33 feet high all choreographed to music.
If all you want to do is dance, dance, dance, then Club 6 is your ultimate destination. A full-service bar, this club is the perfect place before or after dinner or a show. Chic and sleek, it offers a vibrant space with an intimate atmosphere and contemporary decor. You can grab a cocktail and dance to your favourite hits and the resident DJ keeps the party going whether you just want to people-watch or get up and move to the beat.
For Novices, Casual Players, or High Rollers
From gaming lessons to the latest slot machines to prize tournaments, our Casinos offer fun and excitement. If you enjoy blackjack, or “21,” and Texas Hold 'Em, our tables play by Vegas rules and if you relish the challenge of roulette, we offer the American version.
Enjoy an Endless Variety of Activities
Seating over 300 people, the Vista Lounge at the aft of the ship offers ample comfortable seating for quality time with family and friends over tea, plus 16 mahjong tables (some tables featuring advanced technology with 4-way tile distribution and automatic tile shuffling and organization)! Here, you’ll also enjoy comedians, illusionists, and musicians performing on the large stage, as well as instructor-led classes and line dances.
Cocktails Inspired by the Romance of Italy
Welcome to Bellini’s. Where imaginative concoctions come to life in a sophisticated venue that seems to float above the vibrant life in the Piazza below. Sip a Bellini-inspired specialty cocktail, champagne or sparkling wine while watching the spectacle of street performers and live music unfold. Don’t miss this iconic venue of the Royal-class Atrium—the ship’s centerpiece for casual relaxation and fun.
Marvellous Martinis and Melodies
Step into Crooners bar and be transported to the classic Sinatra era, made complete with a top notch pianist singing tunes and tickling the ivories. The “Rat Pack” atmosphere and famous menu of signature martinis, and old-school mixed drinks will have you crooning.
Enjoy Whiskey Flights at the Wheelhouse Bar; Inspired by the growing popularity of whiskey, the line’s signature Wheelhouse Bar features a menu of three different whiskey flights- each featuring three whiskeys. Guests can choose from single malts, three “Glens,” and other iconic whiskey options, each featuring tasting notes.
Keep in Touch While Cruising at Sea
Our Internet Café is filled with computers so it’s easy to access your mail account or browse the Internet for world news, sports and stock trading. Or bring your own electronic devices and access the Internet through our improved onboard wireless service. The Internet Café is open 24 hours a day. For those looking to absorb more traditional media, our onboard library is fully stocked with up to 2,000 books, many specifically tailored to your itinerary as well as the classics and best sellers.
Enjoy Premium Cigars in an Intimate Setting
Smoking a cigar doesn’t have to be a reminder of another era — at Churchill’s you can puff on your favourite stogie among like-minded aficionados. Churchill’s is a hidden gem where the cozy, pub-like atmosphere invites cigar and cigarette smokers to sit down with a refreshing drink, their favourite smoke and enjoy the evening. Located near the casino, the comfortable lounge is decked out with humidors and high quality cigars for sale.
Art Lovers Rejoice—Enjoy Exquisite Art Aboard
Great art, like the destinations we visit, can be awe-inspiring. Peruse our extensive art gallery, or attend an art history lecture highlighting some of the world’s greatest masters. And don’t miss our exciting Champagne Art Auctions, which give you the chance to view and bid on a wide range of fine art, including pieces by famous artists like Thomas Kinkade, Peter Max, and Michael Godard. There is no charge to attend these lively events.
Internet access is available on all Princess vessels through the 24-hour onboard Internet Cafe and wireless network- which is available in staterooms and various public.
Use the state-of-the-art computer systems to access your web-based email account, or browse the Internet for world news, sports and stock trading. Or bring your wireless-enabled laptop and access the Internet through the improved onboard wireless service.
Tax and Duty-free Shopping
It’s no surprise The Shops are awarded “Best Onboard Shopping” from Porthole magazine year after year. On board, you’ll find a fabulous range of fine merchandise from brands like Swarovski, Chanel, Estée Lauder, Clinique, Lancôme, Calvin Klein, Citizen and Tissot, plus local crafts, keepsakes and souvenirs. And everyday tax- and duty-free savings can add up to as much as 30% off suggested U.S. retail prices.
Take a Stroll into the European-style Piazza
Discover Old World charm as you stroll through our breathtaking Piazza—a hub of activity, inspired by the vibrant squares of Europe. Roving street performers, quaint boutiques, a spiral staircase and several glass-walled lifts provide panoramic views. While you visit the Piazza, indulge in a treat at the International Café or take a seat and enjoy a live performance by our onboard musicians.
Great Venues Large and Small
Crafted by some of the world’s top directors and choreographers, our remarkable and dynamic Princess productions transport you to realms as exotic as the destinations we visit. Imaginative shows created in-house feature dazzling stage sets, Broadway classics, popular hits and original numbers performed by some of the largest and most talented casts at sea.
Good Spirits, Good Stories
Good Spirits takes viewers around the globe in search of extraordinary everyday people, sharing stories of spirits and collecting farm-fresh, local ingredients to inspire one-of-a-kind cocktail creations. Immerse yourself in the region as skilled bartenders lead you through an immersive cocktail experience.
Are you are ready to join in on the pop culture spotlight? Meet and rehearse with fellow song birds in a fun and participative performance choir. Then, take center stage as you and your fellow passengers put together a show-stopping performance of Princess Pop Choir.
Get ready for a tantalising tour of the world of fine food. Put your chef's hat on and learn the secrets of preparing a spectacular array of mouth-watering gourmet specialities served onboard with our culinary arts courses. They feature entertaining demonstrations from guest chefs as well as their own onboard experts — with recipes to take home.
Whether you're a beginner looking to learn the basics of wine tasting, or a connoisseur interested in expanding your knowledge, onboard wine tasting seminars should be on your schedule. These fun and fascinating adventures in the exciting world of wine offer a wonderful opportunity to make new friends as you taste superb selections hand-picked by our cellar master.
Learn to capture your cruise memories forever by creating beautiful cards or a keepsake journal. [email protected] provides a fun social atmosphere where you'll discover how to create a wonderful personal memento of your Princess vacation. Some courses are complimentary where you'll learn basic card-making skills and design, while others offer additional crafting tips and clever ideas at a nominal fee.
On select voyages and vessels, onboard enrichment speakers bring you the best lectures at sea. Noted experts in their fields present intriguing talks and Q&As on a wide variety of subjects ranging from ports and destination highlights, to maritime history, theatre, art history, politics, science and more. These stimulating presentations bring a wealth of information to enhance your [email protected] experience.
From ancient mariners to modern vessels, if you've always wondered what it takes to navigate a cruise ship, this is for you! While different navigation techniques have evolved over the ages, this exciting multimedia presentation highlights all the basics of cruise ship operation presented by one of your ship's officers. Join fellow passengers as you learn the history of navigation and increase your maritime terminology from bow to stern.
Presented by their onboard art experts, join fellow passengers as you take a tour on an array of subjects: from aesthetics to specific periods, or artistic movements and important figures in the history of art.
They're called smartphones, but they can make users feel anything but. Luckily Princess Cruises' new program called Digital Basics is here!
Hosted by the Internet Café Manager, this free series of workshops tackles technology in a fun, interactive way, so you'll soon be clicking, sharing or tweeting with the best of them. Workshops come in four varieties:
Smartphones: Use apps, take photos and discover other uses for these digital devices.
Snap!: Get more from your digital camera.
Downloads: Learn the ins and outs of accessing music, videos and other types of content.
Web: Enter a bold new world of blogging, social networking, email and more.
Plus a Digital Basics website lets passengers review information covered in the workshops at their leisure - for free!
The Princess Cruises Book Club offers an opportunity for fascinating literary discussions among passengers. Books are carefully selected from a variety of sources, offering titles that appeal to many different interests.
Depending on the length of the voyage, one or more Book Club meetings will be scheduled. For those who wish to participate on their voyage but haven’t yet read the selection, multiple copies of the book will be available at the ship’s library.
On a Princess cruise, captivating Discovery™ hit series come alive as unforgettable experiences. You can explore coral reefs teeming with life on a snorkelling adventure in the Caribbean, let centuries-old ceremonies at Edinburgh Castle in Europe transport you through time; or experience life aboard Alaska’s Deadliest Catch crab boats. Every cruise offers immersive activities the whole family can share: from Discovery and Animal Planet shore excursions, to onboard activities featuring favourites like MythBusters and Shark Week to guided Stargazing on deck. Don’t just see the world, Discover its wonders.
Discovery, Discovery Family & Animal Planet Shore Excursions
We are proud to offer shore excursions that are not only fascinating experiences for the whole family, but recommended by two of the most trusted names in exploration – Discovery and Animal Planet.
Discovery and Animal Planet Exclusive Tours are unique tours that cannot be booked independently and are available only through Princess Cruises. Discovery & Discovery Family Recommended Tours provide enriching and immersive once-in-a-lifetime experiences, while Animal Planet Recommended Tours show you the coolest animals around the globe.
Stargazing with Discovery at SEA
Science Channel™ and Princess Cruises will take you on a cosmic voyage as you look to the skies from our top deck. On this interactive guided tour, a Princess Stargazing Specialist will teach you how to find your bearings and identify the major constellations, hear the secrets of the stars and the folklore around them. Great for explorers of all ages.
Contingent upon weather and light conditions. Excludes Alaska itineraries due to the midnight sun.
A Game Beyond the Ordinary
Would you be able to survive Alaska's frozen tundra or Australia's Outback? Now, you'll be able to find out if you've got what it takes! Compete with fellow guests in this survival-style game show celebrating some of Discovery's top survival tales. A game that's truly beyond the ordinary! Available now on Emerald Princess, Royal Princess and Sky Princess.
Encounters with Discovery at Sea
Learn the stories behind the destinations you’ll visit from regional residents who know the areas personally. Find out about native plants and animals from naturalists who have studied them for years. And gain insights into events from years past that shape the world we see today. Every Encounters onboard speaker offers enriching discoveries that add to the immersive experience through which Princess Cruises inspires you to come back new.
Animal Planet's Treehouse Masters
On the recent season of Treehouse Masters, we saw Pete Nelson and his crew build a one-of-a-kind treehouse at Princess Cruises’ Mt. McKinley Wilderness Lodge. The build was highlighted on the finale episode in Denali State Park, Alaska. The treehouse, now open to visitors, is constructed for mountain high relaxation with spectacular views of Denali. Experience it only on a cruisetour with Princess.
Treehouse Masters is produced for Animal Planet by Discovery Studios.
Shark Week at SEA
It’s not just one week anymore. Inspired by Discovery's popular Shark Week, Princess has designed a variety of activities and games that will challenge adults and kids alike on the myths and interesting facts about sharks. See Shark Week programming on stateroom TVs. Kids can make shark teeth necklaces, learn about animals, space and sharks through a variety of Discovery at Sea games and activities.
Check back Fall 2021 for updated information!
Style at Sea℠
What to pack, what to wear and how to look stylish are just a few of the many questions guests ask when preparing for a cruise vacation. With the help of TLC’s fashion experts, Style at Sea℠ will provide tips and tricks to help guests feel and look their best while aboard their cruise.
Our Most Affordable Option
These staterooms are the perfect place to recharge your batteries. Our most affordable option, featuring two twin beds or a queen-size bed. Other amenities include a refrigerator, hair dryer, TV, closet and bathroom with shower.
Spectacular Views from Your Room
Choose this enhanced version of a Balcony stateroom with more space and a comfortable sofa bed. Enjoy a larger balcony with more room to view the beautiful scenery as you sail from destination to destination and take in the ocean breeze for a wonderful and romantic evening or morning. This stateroom also includes some of the amenities offered in a Mini-Suite stateroom.
Front Row Seat for Beautiful Scenery
This impressive stateroom offers the added indulgence of a balcony and gives you more space than a standard stateroom. Enjoy your own private outdoor space with a table, two chairs, and a relaxing view of the inspiring scenery surrounding you, whether a beautiful sunset over the ocean or a new city to explore. It’s also perfect to enjoy cocktails before dinner or a leisurely breakfast.
Most Luxurious Accommodations at Sea
Surrounding you with deluxe accommodations, a spacious Suite with balcony includes all the amenities of a Club Class Mini-Suite, plus incredible premiums. Enjoy more living space, a sofa bed and separate seating areas, and wonderfully enhanced amenities that range from priority embarkation and disembarkation to a complimentary mini-bar setup in suite and so much more. Learn more about the Suite experience
Includes all the fine amenities of a spacious Club Class Mini-Suite plus:
Mini-Suite with Exclusive VIP Touches
A premium stateroom category featuring our best located Mini-Suite staterooms, as well as the great amenities found in all Mini-Suites — plus premier dining benefits and luxurious perks. Each night, enjoy Club Class Dining, an exclusive dining area featuring expedited seating with no wait, additional menu options, dedicated wait staff and tableside preparations. Other amenities include priority embarkation and disembarkation, a complimentary one-time wine set-up and so much more!
^Includes ½ bottle of red wine and ½ bottle of white wine on embarkation day.
Add an Element of Luxury to Your Stay
Choose a luxurious Mini-Suite with balcony which is substantially larger than a Balcony stateroom and receive a complimentary welcome glass of bubbly. Mini-Suites include a separate sitting area with sofa bed and two flat-panel televisions. For families or groups needing a little extra space, Mini-Suites offer an appealing and affordable option.