Caribbean Princess

Princess Cruises BalconyThe Caribbean Princess pioneered one of the very concepts this contemporary cruise line is known for: Movies Under The Stars®. A large screen in the outdoors shows first-run movies, concerts, and sporting events to cruisers lounging around the poolside. This Grand Class vessel provides ample room for 3,082 passengers, as well as a variety of entertainment and activities for travelers of all ages. Princess takes this ship all over the world, depending on time of the year. Consider it if you’re traveling to the Caribbean, British Isles, Scandinavia, the Baltic region, Canada, or the Mediterranean.

Traveling Basics

A casual atmosphere pervades your travels, so Princess suggests dressing accordingly. However, be prepared for two formal nights. The 19-deck vessel features an array of 1,556 total cabins. Accommodations include the following: • 25 suites with private balconies • 7 window suites • 2 family suites • 178 mini-suites with private balconies • 66 balcony cabins • 230 ocean view cabins • 445 inside cabins Out of this total, 25 rooms provide wheelchair accessibility. Although 24-hour room service is available, gratuities accompany several purchases on the ship. All are charged to an onboard account. While Princess now offers everything from bars and boutiques to children’s activities, upgrades are scheduled to occur in 2015.

Dining Choices

Dining on the Caribbean PrincessPrincess expands standard cruise dining with a varied array of choices: Traditional Dining: The classic option has scheduled meals in the cruise tradition. The Caribbean Princess holds all in the Palm Dining Room. Any Time Dining: Cruisers aren’t limited to a scheduled time or location. Meals may be had in the Coral and Island Dining Rooms. Specialty: Onboard chefs cook delectable local specialties and gourmet meals. Choose from Sabatini’s, an Italian restaurant, Crown Grill, and Ultimate Balcony Dining. Casual: Dine when you like with a wide range of meal choices at any time of the day at Café Horizon Court and Bistro, Scoops Ice Cream Bar, a pizzeria, a wine bar, and 24-hour room service.

Entertainment Choices

Princess Cruises entertainmentIf you have an interest for leisure, the Caribbean Princess considers every possibility. For some sophisticated down time, see one of the productions in the Princess Theater, known for professional performers and quality acoustics. Or, try your hand at the Grand Casino. Afterwards, explore the several lounge options: Explorers Lounge, Skywalkers Nightclub, Club Fusion, Outrigger Bar, Calypso Bar, Blackbeard’s Bar, Tradewinds Bar, and Morgan’s Bar. As you socialize, why not have a drink? Smoking and non-smoking options include the Wheelhouse Bar, Churchill Lounge, and Crooners Bar.


Movies under the stars on the Caribbean PrincessPrincess strives to “stimulate, educate, and entertain” with its activities, which range from traditional pools and hot tubs to sports options and enrichment opportunities. Adults can spend time away from it all at The Sanctuary, while cruisers of all ages have a plethora of opportunities to be active, with courts and spaces for basketball, paddle tennis, jogging, and golf. Or for mental stimulation, linger through the art collection, galleries, writing room, and library. The Caribbean Princess further presents a boutique for duty-free shopping. The shopaholic and the traveler looking for a great deal will find several high-quality designer goods from Llandro, Swarovski, Calvin Klein, Tommy Bahama, Lancôme, Clinique, Estee Lauder, and Fossil. Princess, as well, is a family-friendly cruise line, so activities and entertainment cover the youngest members on the ship. Children under the age of 17 will find enjoyment at the Fun Zone, teen centers, and the splash pool.
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