About Royal Caribbean International
Get ready to set sail for the family adventure of a lifetime with Royal Caribbean International. Designed to provide fun for the whole family, from kids to parents and grandparents, experience the world’s best cruise ships, loaded from bow to stern with game-changing thrills and dazzling entertainment. From rock climbing walls and surf simulators, to ice skating rinks and Broadway Shows, Royal Caribbean continuously push the envelope to redefine what a cruise ship can offer.
And just because its a holiday for the whole family doesn’t mean it has to cost you a fortune. Royal Caribbean believes that a fun-filled family holiday should also be great value, striking the perfect balance between what you pay and what you get. You’ll experience an unparalleled family cruise experience without breaking the bank.
⚓ Cruise into Fun and Relaxation
Introducing the world’s biggest and most remarkable fleet of ships. These engineering marvels consistently win awards for their innovative design, one-of-a-kind attractions, top-notch dining options, luxurious accommodations, and unforgettable atmospheres. Experience the exhilaration of sliding down the tallest slide at se,a or embark on an enticing culinary journey that transports you from Japan to Italy to Wonderland. Royal Caribbean’s world-class cruise ships are packed with activities and experiences that promise to amaze explorers of all kinds.
⚓ Set Sail for Adventure with RCI
Embark on a Royal Caribbean cruise and unlock a world of wonders, with over 300 breathtaking destinations to choose from. Dive into Europe’s brisk beaches and glistening harbors, or unearth the secrets of ancient ruins in the Caribbean. Immerse yourself in Alaska’s rugged hills and undisturbed wildlife, or experience the diverse and exotic west coast of North America. Be astounded by New Zealand’s abundant wildlife, or swim alongside sea turtles in the South Pacific Islands. No matter where you choose to go, each destination holds a unique story waiting to be told.
⚓ Australia, New Zealand, and the South Pacific
⚓ Asia – Thailand, China, and Japan
⚓ Europe – the Mediterranean, Greece, Italy
⚓ The Caribbean and The Bahamas, including Cococay (Royal Caribbean’s private island in the Bahamas)
⚓ North America – Canada and New England, the West Coast, Hawaii, Alaska
⚓ Mexico, South America, the Panama Canal
⚓ Arabian Gulf and North Africa
For Anyone and Everyone
The Onboard Experience
Stateroom and Suites
Experience the ultimate home away from home with Royal Caribbean’s carefully designed staterooms and suites. Whether you’re a family, couple, or group of friends, find the perfect haven that caters to your every need. From interconnecting staterooms to the luxurious Ultimate Family Suite, there’s something for everyone. Indulge in romantic escapes with private balconies and in-suite dining, or revel in the spaciousness of Royal Caribbean’s top-of-the-line Villa Suites. Plus, choose from a range of budget-friendly options that offer breathtaking ocean views, like interior staterooms with virtual balconies. Unwind and enjoy your “me time” in comfort and style – your Royal Caribbean adventure awaits!
Dining, Bars and Lounges
When it comes to dining options, Royal Caribbean really goes above and beyond. From complimentary top-notch meals, to specialty cruise restaurants that offer an array of delicious cuisines,you can expect nothing short of excellence.
Whether you’re looking for a quick late-night bite, or an elevated multi-course dining experience, your ship will have it all. Elevate your taste buds with upscale experiences at Chops Grille and Giovanni’s Italian Kitchen or embark on an exclusive culinary journey with Chef’s Table. Sip on delicious cocktails amidst a vibrant atmosphere at R Bar or Boleros. Elevate your taste buds with upscale experiences at Chops Grille and Giovanni’s Italian Kitchen or embark on an exclusive culinary journey with Chef’s Table. Sip on delicious cocktails amidst a vibrant atmosphere at R Bar or Boleros. And don’t forget the Main Dining Room, where you can savor global flavors one complimentary course at a time.
To ensure you make the most of your dining experience, we encourage you to explore all the options available on your specific ship. Take note of what’s included and consider adding on any specialty restaurants that catch your eye.
Embark on the boldest adventure at sea! Cruise with Royal Caribbean for nonstop surprises, imaginative events, and endless fun. From impromptu parades to thrilling rides, every ship in the Royal Caribbean fleet offers unparalleled ways to make the most out of every sea day.
And the excitement doesn’t end when the sun goes down. Once darkness falls, you’ll experience a whole new vibe filled with celebration and the hottest bars. Royal Caribbean sets the standard in the cruise industry with dazzling, Tony Award®-winning Broadway shows, live music, comedy shows and so much more, all included in your fare. Get ready to be blown away by the most thrilling cruise experience ever!
Facilities and Amenities
No matter which ship you choose to sail on, Royal Caribbean’s fleet offers an abundance of incredible facilities and amenities. Here is a glimpse of what awaits you:
⚓ Ultimate relaxation at sea with Vitality℠ Spa & Fitness, offering massages, facials, and more
⚓ YSpa, a separate cruise spa just for teens, with curated spa treatments and services
⚓ State-of-the-art fitness centre offering an array of classes such as spinning, aerobics, Pilates and more. Personal trainers are also available
⚓ Outdoor running/walking track
⚓ Basketball and volleyball courts
⚓ Rock-climbing wall
⚓ Poolside activities and games
⚓ Gift shops and boutiques
⚓ Art auctions and art tours
⚓ Dedicated hair salon and barber
Facilities may vary from ship to ship, but relaxation, entertainment and indulgence are guaranteed, no matter your preference.
The Royal Caribbean International Fleet
Royal Caribbean cruises offer exceptional value for money, with your stateroom accommodation, dining venues, entertainment options and experiences, supervised youth programs and kids clubs, onboard fitness centre and sports activities, outdoor amenities and pools, and the Royal Caribbean app all included in your cruise fare. Gratuities are also included on the fares of Australia-based ships, but are an additional expense on international voyages.
The specific inclusions may vary depending on your chosen ship and stateroom, but rest assured, you won’t need to pull out the credit card if you don’t want to. Everything you need to enjoy a fantastic family cruise is already included. Royal Caribbean also offer a host of optional add-on packages to help you get the most value out of any “extras” you may want to indulge in, like alcoholic beverages, specialty dining and Wi-Fi.
Arrive early and be among the first onboard! Not only will you have additional time to explore the ship and figure out where everything is, but the onboard activities – including the pools – are usually much quiter, so you can enjoy them without the crowds! Just be sure to pack your swimmers in your carry on bag – it can be a while until your luggage reaches your stateroom, so if you plan on taking a dip, you’ll need it with you!
Cruising with Children
Royal Caribbean offers a wide range of games, events, activities and entertainment for kids and families. Their award-winning Adventure Ocean® youth program guarantees that children aged 3 to 12 years old will love their cruise holiday as much as you do, with age-appropriate and supervised activities, parties and more offered on every cruise. From Aquanauts to Voyagers, each ship offers activities for every age. Teens can hang out in their exclusive teen-only spots like The Living Room, Fuel Teen Club, and the Arcades. The cruise line has also made cruising with babies and toddlers easier than ever with their Royal Babies and Tots program for ages 6 to 36 months. Trained youth staff host nursery drop-off sessions filled with age-appropriate activities and toys.
And it’s not just about the kids – Royal Caribbean ships are designed to cater to the whole family, with festivals, poolside games, karaoke nights, theme nights, and so much more. Plus, with Family Time Dining and Classic Soft Drinks Package, Royal Caribbean ensures a stress-free, memorable holiday for all.
On Shore Experiences
Don’t just see the destinations, immerse yourself in them!
Royal Caribbean’s shore excursions have been designed to help you uncover hidden gems and unique experiences at each incredible destination they visit. Whether you’ve always dreamed of exploring the untouched beauty of Alaska, want to learn how to cook traditional Mediterranean dishes, bike across the rim of Mount Etna, or swim with sea turtles in the Caribbean, Royal Caribbean has got you covered. No matter what kind of holiday experience you seek, Royal Caribbean has a shore excursion for you. Release your inner explorer, connect with the people you meet, book a one-of-a-kind private tour, and book your shore excursions directly with Royal Caribbean before your cruise.
Designed with accessibility in mind, Royal Caribbean International ships cater to those with mobility disabilities and special needs, offering specially equipped staterooms, wide corridors, and wheelchair-friendly amenities. They also understand the unique needs of families with autism, Down Syndrome, and developmental disabilities, providing sensory-friendly options and trained staff. Blind or low vision guests, as well as those who are deaf or hard of hearing, are also catered to with accommodations like Braille signage and sign language interpreting services.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the dress code onboard the ships?
When you’re on board, your attire should match the venue you’re visiting. Here are some suggestions for different types of attire, grouped by category.
Casual: Remember, you’re on holiday- it’s time to relax! Make sure you’re comfortable for a day of fun and thrill-seeking. Just remember to keep swimwear limited to the Pool Deck.
Smart Casual: Step up your dinner wear with collared shirts, dresses, skirts, blouses, or pantsuits.
Formal Nights: Get ready for a glamorous night out in your best black-tie look. Suits and ties, tuxedos, cocktail dresses, or evening gowns are all acceptable options. The number of formal nights during your sailing can range from 1 to 3, depending on the ship’s discretion. Keep in mind that the Chef’s Table dining experience also enforces a formal dress code policy.
What is Royal Suite Class?
As part of their commitment to creating unforgettable experiences for their guests, Royal Caribbean developed their Royal Suite Class offering. This elevated onboard experience for suite guests combines suite-category accommodations with superior service, exclusive access and personalisation of your cruise experiences.
It has three tiers – Star, Sky, and Sea – with each one offering different benefits such as exclusive access to lounges and dining venues, attentive services, and additional stateroom amenities, depending on your tier level. Royal Suite Class is available on the following ships: Allure of the Seas, Anthem of the Seas, Harmony of the Seas, Oasis of the Seas, Odyssey of the Seas, Ovation of the Seas, Quantum of the Seas, Spectrum of the Seas, Symphony of the Seas, Wonder of the Seas, Icon of the Seas, and Utopia of the Seas.
What is a Virtual Balcony?
This remarkable feature is exclusive available in select interior staterooms on the Royal Caribbean fleet. It is an 80inch high-definition screen that stretches almost floor to ceiling, bringing real-time views of the ocean and destinations, right to you in the comfort of your inside stateroom. This immersive experience of a genuine balcony can be turned on and off according to your preferences.