Symphony of the Seas Update – “Neighborhoods”

Weighing in at a whopping 230,000 tons, Royal Caribbean International’s 5,535-guest Symphony of the Seas debuts in April 2018.

A host of varied experiences will be offered in the innovative “seven-neighborhoods” each with distinctive features to suit your mood any time. If you can’t seem to get enough of these exciting areas, the ship also boasts neighborhood balcony accommodations overlooking either Boardwalk or Central Park. Comfortable, well-appointed and with fantastic views they make an ideal spot for resting or people-watching.

Delightful surprises await cruisers of all ages in these unique onboard venues.

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Neighborhood Highlights:


The highly popular Boardwalk has been transformed with additional innovations on Symphony of the Seas. Cheer your favorite team as you watch popular worldwide sports matches on 30 big-screen TVs at the new Playmakers Sports Bar & Arcade. Spanning the length of the Boardwalk, this sports bar and arcade provides a very social atmosphere. Have a draft craft beer and enjoy family-friendly competitions such as Ms. Pacman, Star Wars Battle Pod, Ice Skee-ball and other popular games. Nearby you’ll find the beautiful hand-carved carousel. Sugar Beach candy and ice-cream shop features walls lined with sweet treats. Awe-inspiring shows at the AquaTheater, including incredible high-diving aerial performances, will have audiences of all ages captivated.

Central Park

Stroll through beautiful Central Park, a delightful and verdant open-air neighborhood with more than 12,000 tropical plants. Along the walkways you will discover boutiques and eateries nestled in this serene environment. Bring your appetite, because fabulous specialty restaurants are located here, including Chops Grille, Jamie’s Italian by Jamie Oliver, 150 Central Park and the popular Vintages bar for wine enthusiasts. Have a casual meal at the expanded Park Café, with its communal table and outdoor bistro seating overlooking a central piazza.

Entertainment Place

The air hums with a scintillating energy in a neighborhood aptly named Entertainment Place where you can enjoy a myriad of fun venues. This “night club district” features the bustling Casino Royale, the largest at sea; Studio B, home to a full-scale ice rink and a glow-in-the-dark laser tag game. Enjoy lots of laughs at The Attic comedy club, which becomes a late-night hang-out for dancing and drinks. Chill-out at Jazz on 4 featuring live blues and jazz performances as you enjoy table service.

Pool & Sports Zone

Adventurous cruisers will be spending a lot of time at the Pool & Sports Zone, home to thrilling highlights such as Ultimate Abyss – the tallest slide at sea, The Perfect Storm trio of waterslides, two FlowRider surf simulators, a mini-golf course, a nine-deck-high zip line, beach pool, plus El Loco Fresh, a delicioso new Mexican dining venue.

Royal Promenade

Dining, bar-hopping and shopping abound on this bustling main thoroughfare at sea. The Promenade features a café, the Bionic Bar, an industry-changer with its robot bartenders, and Rising Tide Bar, transporting guests along with their favorite cocktails between decks to Central Park.

Youth Zone

Young cruisers, from tots to teens, will flock to this fun area filled with exclusive facilities and home to the Youth Program. Becoming quite popular on land and now at sea, special thrills are found at Puzzle Break which is for teams racing against the clock to escape a submarine-themed room.

Vitality at Sea Spa and Fitness Center

Head to the Vitality at Sea Spa and Fitness Center – the largest on the high seas and pamper yourself with a myriad of amazing services, treatments and products. While you’re in the area keep up with your fitness goals on state-of-the-art equipment and in heart-pumping classes.

These amazing “neighborhoods” will be ready to welcome you when Symphony of the Seas arrives in spring of next year. Reserve your favorite accommodations now.

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