Royal Caribbean is one of the largest cruise lines in the world. A number of their ships hold the record for being the biggest at sea. Ovation of the Seas, Voyager of the Seas and Explorer of the Seas call Australia home, offering multiple options to depart from a home port and discover the world.
Royal Caribbean stands for all things BIG: unique entertainment, activities and innovative concepts that are all aligned with their slogan - 'Designed for WOW'. A good example of this are their Inside Cabins with floor to ceiling 'Virtual Balconies' - flat screens that show real time ocean and destination views.
From musicals, shows and robot bartenders, to adventure activities like the 'Ultimate Abyss' - the tallest slide at sea, there is something for everyone in the family. The 'Adventure Ocean Program' offers childcare for ages 3-17, helping parents relax.
Everything is bold and exciting with Royal Caribbean - perfect for first time cruisers looking to experience it all.
Royal Caribbean’s dress code is pretty standard: casual during the day, smart casual for dinner and formal for special events, like formal nights, of which there are 1-3 per cruise, depending on the sailing’s duration and the ship. Smart casual includes collared shirts, dresses, skirts and blouses, as well as smart pantsuits, jackets, blazers and snazzy sports coats.
VOOM, the fastest Internet at sea, makes it possible for you to stay in touch with your loved ones. There are different packages available, depending on the number of devices you want to connect and the amount of data you need. We highly recommend buying a package before boarding, so you can save money.
You can go over a week, dining at a different place every night at no extra cost. Here are just some of the included eateries: Main Dining Room, Windjammer, Dog House, Sorrento’s Pizza, Coastal Kitchen, Park Cafe and many more. If you are up for something remarkable, go with one of the specialty restaurants. Here are just some of them: Chef’s Table, Izumi, Johnny Rockets, Wonderland and others. A delivery fee will also be applied to the 24-hour room service.
Royal Caribbean offers specialty dining packages, so you can save up to 40%. Choose between a 3 Restaurant Package and an Unlimited Dining Package. Additionally, save money on drinks by booking one of the drinks packages in advance.
Royal Caribbean boasts unique and spectacular Tony Award®-winning Broadway musicals, plus ice-skating and diving shows. Full-scale productions take place every night on every ship are are all included in the price of your cruise. Enjoy also outdoor movie nights, Schooner Bar for cocktails and live music at the Piano Bar.
The brand is famous for unprecedented innovations when it comes to activities. The North Star, a unique feature that is essentially a big glass capsule, will take you as high as 90m above sea level, providing astonishing views. There will never be a moment of boredom with some of these: indoor skydiving, bumper cars, surf simulator, rock climbing, ice skating, Splashaway Bay, mini golf, jewellery, sushi or cupcake making classes and more.
A cruise holiday is also about finding your inner balance, and doing so on board one of the Royal Caribbean ships is easy, look no further than the Vitality Spa & Fitness. Take some time to recharge and rejuvenate with the help of facials and massages, personal training sessions at the state-of-the-art gym, fitness classes and a beauty salon.
All treatments are done using luxury products, like Elemis, bliss and La Therapie. Teens that need a little out time are welcome at the YSpa, where there is a whole range of specially curated treatments, like manicures, pedicures and facials for young skin. Couples can enjoy bathing rituals and full body massages for two.
Kids will have as much of an unforgettable experience on board as adults. There is a fantastic variety of activities and events that will expand their imagination. Adventure Ocean youth programme features clubs for different ages, like the Aquanauts for ages 3-5, the Explorers for kids of 6 to 8 and the Voyagers for the 9 to 12-year-olds. The young passengers will also have a blast at the water parks with the boldest waterslides at sea, sports courts and more. Quieter moments can be enjoyed at the family library.
The brand is one of the most baby friendly, you are able to pre-order all your diapers, cream, wipes and baby food to be delivered to your cabin on your arrival as well as throughout the cruise.
A cruise with Royal Caribbean will have the following, pretty standard things included in the price: