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.
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 Cruises, Norwegian Cruise Line and Royal Caribbean Cruises will all be introducing unique and special ships.
Step aboard any Royal Caribbean Cruise ship and a world of thrills will be waiting for you. Considered to be the most innovative and exciting in the industry, they have introduced several “firsts” never before seen at sea. This popular cruise line is always a favorite choice for families and guests of all ages, providing something fabulous for all age groups and is ideal for multi-generational cruising.
Music to the ears of those who love cruising with innovative and always exciting Royal Caribbean International – the 5,500-guest Symphony of the Seas is scheduled to debut in spring 2018. At 230,000 tons, she will claim the title of the “world’s largest cruise ship,” boasting 28 more staterooms than Harmony of the Seas, her newest sister ship. As one of the line’s exceptional Oasis-class ships, she will also be slightly longer and wider than the others.
Setting the stage for an entertainment experience like never before on a cruise ship, the 5,479-guest Harmony of the Seas, is not only the world’s largest, but also boasts a remarkable lineup of innovative awe-inspiring productions. Royal Caribbean Cruises has raised the bar for entertainment ranging from hit musicals and high-tech ice shows in Studio B to incredible immersive performances at the AquaTheater. Harmony of the Seas features two headline shows at the stunning Royal Theater which can accommodate 1,380 guests. State-of-the-art, 21st century technology is used to create performances above and beyond traditional theaters.
Devotees of Empress of the Seas will be delighted when she returns to the Royal Caribbean International fleet in April 2016 after an extensive refurbishment. The long-time passenger favorite will be better than ever with fabulous new features. She will even boast Voom, the fastest internet at sea.
Big and beautiful! Royal Caribbean Cruise’s Harmony of the Seas made her debut in May 2016. At 227,000-ton and 5,479-guests, Harmony of the Seas® is one of the largest cruise ships in the world. She is the big sister of Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas, and is about 10 feet wider, affording more space for larger cabins.
Be among the first of the lucky few to travel on exceptional cruise ships making their debuts in 2016. Reservations are already being taken for these much anticipated beauties. Cruise-lovers have much to celebrate this year, with a vast selection to choose from – including the world’s largest ship and thrills galore. Whether you prefer opulence, endless amusements or a combination, your ship will come in.