Newly Enhanced Mariner of the Seas

Highlights

  • The Perfect Storm Waterslides 
  • FlowRider
  • New fun zones
  • Sky Pad, a virtual reality bungee trampoline
  • Laser Tag
  • An Escape Room
  • Jamie’s Italian restaurant by Jamie Oliver
  • The Bamboo Room lounge

 Mariner of the Seas will be more fabulous than ever when she unveils fantastic new features in June 2018. Royal Caribbean has given her a nearly $100 million dollar “Royal Amplified” upgrade. This popular 3,114-guest ship will introduce a host of already popular attractions and experiences that are sure to delight guests of all ages. Cater to your palate at dining venues with delicious culinary treats, hang ten on the 40-foot-long FlowRider surf simulator, race down The Perfect Storm waterslides and much more.

The ideal weekend getaways are available with three- and four-day itineraries. Sailings are roundtrip from Miami to Nassau, Bahamas and Coco Cay which is Royal Caribbean’s private island and upgraded recently with new amenities and activities.

Non-stop adventure is part of her makeover as she redefines the quick getaway cruise. Features added to enhance family entertainment include fun zones on the top deck and the thrilling Sky Pad, wherein participants wear virtual reality headsets while on a bungee trampoline for the gravity-defying feeling of bouncing over moon craters. The Perfect Storm waterslides, Cyclone and Typhoon, spiral around the back of the ship and let you race other guests for a wet and wild adventure.

Another addition is the ultra-fun glow-in-the-dark laser tag experience located in the Studio B skating rink. Here guests can complete in the exhilarating “Battle for Planet Z” — intergalactic games. Grab your team and participate in an adrenaline-filled escape room experience, Puzzle Break: The Observatorium, you have 60 minutes or less to solve puzzles and discover clues to break free.

Chic and fun, The Bamboo Room is an all-new Polynesian-themed watering hole and Mariner of the Seas is currently the only Royal Caribbean ship to boast this cool bar. The retro venue has “tiki” décor and will provide the perfect backdrop to sip on specialty handcrafted cocktails and socialize. Destined to be another popular gathering spot is Playmakers Sports Bar & Arcade, with video games and more.

Family-style dining at Jamie’s Italian by Jamie Oliver is a creation of the popular British celebrity chef. Additional eateries now on Mariner include Izumi Hibachi & Sushi along with Starbucks, where you can indulge your delicious coffee cravings.

Enjoy all of this and more on Mariner of the Seas, acclaimed for its variety of comfortable accommodations, mouthwatering cuisine, youth programs, world-class entertainment, exceptional amenities and lots of fun.

Sail to the Bahamas on a quick weekend cruise. Take advantage of the new enhancements and Royal Caribbean favorites making Mariner of the Seas the perfect ship for your next fun vacation.

For more information on the newly enhanced Mariner of the Seas, short cruises to the Bahamas and our cruise deals, visit us at Cruise.com or contact one of our cruise experts at 1-888-776-0659.

A Luxury World Cruise on Viking Sun

See the world on a cruiseBe part of nautical history on the Ultimate World Cruise offered by Viking Ocean Cruises.  Embark on an incredible journey to six continents, 59 countries, 113 ports with 22 port overnights on the luxurious and elegant Viking Sun. If exploring some of the world’s most iconic places is a priority, you will be able to check many of them off your bucket list on this cruise vacation.  Continue reading

Royal Caribbean Names Cruise.com as its 2017 Online Partner of the Year

rccl-2017-online-partnerCruise.com, a subsidiary of Omega World Travel, Inc. and one of the Internet’s leading cruise sellers, announced that it has been awarded Royal Caribbean’s 2017 Online Partner of the Year Award. This highly prestigious award is a result of an ongoing committed partnership between the two brands coupled with unique marketing strategies that have helped to expand the market and create increased demand for cruises.

Continue reading

Disney Cruise Line’s Destinations

Disney Cruise DestinationsLet the magic-filled ships of Disney Cruise Line take you to exciting worldwide destinations. Throughout your vacation enjoy a variety of fabulous restaurants, including those that are adult-only, family-friendly accommodations and one-of-a-kind entertainment synonymous with Disney, including some of its favorite characters who will be onboard to delight kids – and parents too!
Continue reading

Symphony of the Seas Update – “Neighborhoods”

Royal Caribbean Symphony of the SeasWeighing 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.

Continue reading

New Cruise Ships on the Horizon for 2018

New Cruise Ships for 2018

Great news for cruise lovers, in 2018 you will have the opportunity to be among the first passengers to sail on a variety of amazing brand-new ships. And what incredible ones they will be! Stunning interiors, state-of-the-art designs, innovative amenities, dazzling entertainment, fabulous dining, spectacular accommodations and more will have your family “oohing and aahing.” This is also the ideal time for first-timers to establish their sea-legs.  Some of the most popular names in cruising, including Carnival Cruise Line, Celebrity Cruises, Holland America Line, MSC CruisesNorwegian Cruise Line and Royal Caribbean Cruises will all be introducing unique and special ships.

Continue reading

A Luxury Vacation with Viking River Cruises

Viking River Cruise

Journey along some of the world’s most storied rivers in understated elegance on the intimate ships of Viking River Cruises, the world’s largest river cruise line. Experience The Viking Difference and you will understand why so many well-traveled passengers choose this luxury line for their travel plans. Its stunning ships glide along on such European rivers as the Danube, Rhine, Elbe, Douro, Volga, Seine and Moselle, as well as the exotic Mekong, Yangtze, Irrawaddy and Nile. Whichever itinerary you select, including the always popular “Tulip & Windmills” and magical “Christmas Market” cruises, Viking will transport you in style to explore the world’s most fascinating cultures.

Continue reading

Luxury Windstar Cruises’ “2018 President’s Cruise” on Star Legend

Windstar Cruises President's Cruise

Privileged guests will have the unique opportunity to take Windstar Cruises exclusive President’s Cruise to exotic and breathtaking Brunei, Malaysia and the Philippines on luxury 212-guest Star Legend departing January 6, 2018. Joining you on this incredible journey will be John Delaney, president of Windstar Cruises and special guest Gloria Bohan, Godmother of the Star Legend and eminent cruise industry pioneer. In addition to hosting various special events, they look forward to sharing exciting news and answering your questions regarding the luxury line.

Continue reading