Cruise Ship Profiles

Ship specifications, photos, itineraries, accommodations, dining venues, notable rooms, activities, children's areas, deck plan, enhancements, incidents, accidents and more.

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Oasis of the Seas News

Meow! Oasis of the Seas to Present Cats

posted April 7, 2014

Royal Caribbean International’s Oasis of the Seas, the world’s largest and most innovative cruise ship will be bringing the Tony Award-winning Broadway production of CATS to the high seas. Based on T.S. Eliot's “Old Possum's Book of Practical Cats,” CATS was one of the longest running productions on Broadway and is the winner of numerous awards including seven Tonys, two Oliviers and a Grammy. Read more...

Expanded Bandwidth for Allure and Oasis of the Seas

posted March 25, 2014

Get ready for high speed on the high seas. A major technology investment by Royal Caribbean International gives guests aboard Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas more wireless capacity than every other cruise ship in the world combined. And the Wi-Fi will blaze at speeds that match or exceed what guests can achieve on land. Read more...

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Itinerary

Summary for 2014

Year-round Alternating Eastern and Western Caribbean cruises sailing from Port Everglades, FL.

Eastern -  St. Thomas, St. Maarten, San Juan, Labadee

Western - Belize, Costa MayaCozumel

In the fall of 2014, the Oasis will cross the Atlantic for several European and Mediterrean cruises.

CDC Ratings

Sanitation Report

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2010 Rating: 100 (Jun)
2011 Rating: 100 (Jun)
2012 Rating: 100 (Feb)
2012 Rating: 97 (Aug)
2013 Rating 100 (Jan)
2013 Rating 100 (Aug)
2014 Rating 97 (Jan)
2015 Rating 99 (Feb)
2015 Rating 97 (Jun)
2016 Rating 99 (Jan)

Deck Plan

Deck 18

Passenger Staterooms

Deck 17

Passenger Staterooms, Pinnacle Chapel, Loft Lounge, Viking Crown Lounge

Deck 16

Windjammer Marketplace, Solarium Bar, Mast Bar, Sky Bar, Izumi Japanese Cuisine, Zip Line, FloRider, Wipe Out Bar

Deck 15

Wipe Out Cafe, Sand Bar, Main Pool, Beach Pool, Sports Pool, Pool Bar, Solarium Bistro, Solarium, H2O Zone, Oasis Dune, Sports Court, The Living Room, Fuel Teen Disco

Deck 14

Passenger Staterooms, Kids Avenue, Kids Arcade, Royal Babies and Tots, Workshop, Imagination Studio, Adventure Science Lab, Card Room

Deck 12

Passenger staterooms, Concierge Club

Deck 11

Passenger staterooms, Concierge Club

Deck 10

Passenger Staterooms

Deck 9

Passenger Staterooms, Dazzle's

Deck 8

Central Park, Chops Grill, Giovanni's Table, 150 Central Park, Vintages, Park Cafe, Trellis Bar, Rising Tide Bar, Parkside Gallery, Picture This

Deck 7

Passenger Staterooms, Rock Climbing Wall

Deck 6

Boardwalk, Vitality Spa, Seafood Shack, Donut Shop, Vitality Cafe, Johnny Rockets, AquaTheater, Pets at Sea, Schooner Bar, Boardwalk Bar,

Deck 5

Royal Promenade, Opus Dining Room, Sorrentos Pizzeria, Mondo Coffee Bar, Cafe Promenade, Johnny Rockets, Aquatheater, On Air Club, Boleros, Rising Tide Bar, Globe and Atlas Pub, Opal Theater, Champagne Bar, Vitality Spa, A Close Shave, Guest Services & Explorations, Focus Photo Gallery

Deck 4

Opal Theater, Blaze, Jazz on 4, Comedy Live, Hall of Odds, Casino, Studio B, Opus Dining Room

Deck 3

Opal Theater (forward), Conference Center, Studio B, Ice Rink, Passenger Staterooms, Opus Dining Room (aft)

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Kids Only

Royal Babies & Royal Tots

Interactive classes filled with enriching activities developed by early childhood experts at Fisher-Price® for kids 6-18 months. The Royal Tots Program offers 45-minute interactive playground sessions filled with age-appropriate activities and toys for kids ages 18-36 months. Both programs are hosted by trained youth staff. A parent or caregiver must accompany child during all activity sessions. Nursery program also available.

Adventure Ocean for Kids Ages 3-11

Aquanauts for kids ages 3-5 years old; Explorers for kids ages 6-8 years old; Voyagers for kids ages 9-11 years old. Royal Caribbean offers age appropriate parties, crafts, scavenger hunts, science experiments, theater games, excursions and more.

Teen Program

Non-structured, participate when you want program for teens, ages 12-17 years old. Featuring Theme Nights, Improve Games, DJ Academy, Mocktail Competition, Dodgeball, Open Mic and Talent Show, BBQ, Movie and Pool Party, Teen Casino, Snowball Fight, Climbing Competition and more. Teens also have their own lounge (The Living Room) and disco (Fuel).

Youth Zone 

• Open gym and activity area

• Adventure Ocean Theater and Science Lab

• The Workshop - includes activities such as jewelry making & scrapbooking

• Teen Areas including Fuel disco, The Living Room lounge, the Back Deck and more

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Spa Features

Solo and couple massage suites

Youth spa

Complete hair and makeup services

158 state-of-the-art cardio and resistance machines

Pilates, kickboxing, yoga and spinning classes

Vitality Café

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ships > RCI > Oasis of the Seas
 

Oasis of the Seas

royal caribbean oasis class cruise ship

When she launched in late 2009, Oasis of the Seas was the largest and most revolutionary cruise ship in the world. An architectural marvel at sea, she spans 16 decks, encompass 220,000 gross registered tons (GRT), carry 5,400 guests at double occupancy, and feature 2,700 staterooms. Oasis of the Seas is the first ship to tout the cruise line’s new neighborhood concept of seven distinct themed areas, which include Central Park, Boardwalk, the Royal Promenade, the Pool and Sports Zone, Vitality at Sea Spa and Fitness Center and Entertainment Place.

Oasis of the Seas Receives Big Makeover

The Oasis of the Seas completed a 14-day dry-dock in October 2014, making big changes with the dining experience, faster Wi-Fi connections, new amenities for suite guests, and the presentation of CATS, the award wining Broadway show.

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Itinerary Notable Rooms
CDC Ratings Outdoor Areas
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Specifications

Ship Class: Oasis

Launched: 2009

Refurbished: October 2014

GRT: 220,000

Length: 1,181 ft.

Draft: 31 ft.

Speed: 22 Knots

Passengers: 5,400

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Accommodations

All staterooms offer accommodations that convert to queen size bed and have private bath, vanity area, flat-panel TV and phone, electric mini-bar, hair dryers and AC. The bedding program has been updated fleet-wide, with new bed frames, mattresses, sheets, pillows, and duvets.

Stateroom sizes

Inside 152-323 Sq. ft.
Outside 161-293 Sq. Ft.
Balcony 251-257 Sq. ft. w/veranda
Suite 388-1783 Sq. ft. w/veranda

Interior

Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, sitting area, vanity area, and a private bathroom.  Promenade staterooms have bowed windows overlooking the Royal Promenade. Family Interior rooms are equipped with sofa or pullman beds to accommodate up to six guests.

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Outside

Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, sitting area, vanity area, and a private bathroom. The family ocean view has additional bunk beds in separate area, separate sitting area with sofa bed, and can accommodate up to 6 guests. Central Park Staterooms are steps away from onboard shopping while Boardwalk staterooms overlook the bustling boardwalk. Family ocean view staterooms accommodate up to six guests.

Balcony

Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, private balcony, sitting area and a private bathroom.  Both categories, Deluxe and Superior, have a small sitting area and private balcony. Guests can choose to have an ocean view, Board Walk, or Central Park neighborhood balcony. Family staterooms accommodate up to six guests.

Suite

Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, private balcony, private bathroom with bathtub and a sitting area. Grand suites include concierge service. Royal family suites have two bedrooms with two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long(one room with third and fourth Pullman beds), two bathrooms (one with shower, one with bathtub), living area with double sofa bed, private balcony, concierge service. The stateroom can accommodate up to 8 guests. The Royal Suite has a separate bedroom with king-size bed, private balcony with hot tub, whirlpool bathtub, living room with queen-size sofa bed, baby grand piano and concierge service. The two-bedroom suite has two bedrooms and two bathrooms. Aquatheater Suites overlook the water entertainment theater and can accommodate up to eight guests. Skyloft suites are two-story loft-styled suites with a dining area, master bedroom and bath, private balcony and more.

Suite Amenities

New Amenities (2014 refurbishment) for Suite Guests include:

The Suite Lounge

An exclusive lounge area for suite guests to relax offering unmatched expansive views of the ship and sea;

The Sun Deck

A new sun deck area that gives suites guests the chance to soak-up and relax in the Caribbean sun with lounge furniture, shaded and seating areas and private service;

Coastal Kitchen

A suites only full-service restaurant offering breakfast, lunch and dinner with a Mediterranean flare.

Standard Suite Amenities

Excluding Junior suites, guests booked in other suites enjoy the following amenities:

• Priority check-in

• Personalized attention throughout the cruise with complimentary

• Concierge Club service on select ships

• Reserved prime seating in the main theater for entertainment shows, where available

• Priority tender tickets on select cruises. (Tender service is provided when smaller vessels are necessary to reach shore in locations without docking ports large enough for cruise ships.)

• VIP pool deck seating, where available

• Full breakfast, lunch and dinner dining room menus available for in-room dining

• Private breakfast and lunch seating in specialty restaurants on our Voyager and Freedom Class ships

• Mattel® board games available to order for in-room entertainment for the kids

• Complimentary luggage valet service

• Luxury spa bathrobes for use onboard

• Complimentary pressing service on formal night

• Priority departure with exclusive suite departure lounge featuring continental breakfast

Dining Venues

($) = Specialty restaurant, surcharges apply

Dynamic Dining

posted October, 2014

Royal Caribbean has recreated the original Oasis-class three-story main dining room into three distinct complimentary venues.  Guests will enjoy menus of the new concepts beginning March 14, 2015. Guests sailing Oasis of the Seas prior to March 14, will enjoy the traditional dining room experience in the newly designed spaces.

American Icon Grill New

Offers guests a take on the classic American road trip pulling together best-loved regional favorites into one comfort-style menu.

Silk New

A vibrant and exotic destination where the spices of the Far East bring new flavor to adventurous palates through a Pan-Asian menu.

The Grande New

Elegant ambiance and refined cuisine. 

Izumi Hibachi & Sushi New

Izumi Japanese Cuisine offers a full teppanyaki menu as well as fresh and flavorful sushi rolls and sashimi,

Sabor Taqueria & Tequila Bar New

Featuring a menu of authentic, modern and Mexican dishes including hand-made tableside guacamole. These dishes can be complemented by a curated beverage menu of tequilas, mezcal, and Mexican beers, as well as delicious sangrias and tableside-mixed margaritas.

Wonderland Imaginative Cuisine, a unique culinary adventure for the senses where Royal Caribbean chefs twist their culinary kaleidoscopes in a whimsical setting that challenges the imagination with never-before-seen fare;

Coastal Kitchen

Exclusive restaurant for suite guests and Pinnacle members, that fuses Mediterranean influences with the unmatched riches of California’s bountiful farmlands and features. The experience is complemented by a robust wine list, curated specifically for the venue.

Opus Dining Room

Three-level main dining room caters to guests' varying preferences. The newly introduced My Time Dining and My Family Time Dining, as well as the traditional main and late seating options are offered.
Guests choosing My Time Dining will not have a pre-assigned table, but will be seated in the ships main dining room and will order from the same traditional dinner menu. My Time Dining guests can make daily reservations for specific seating times or choose to walk in. My Family Time Dining accommodates parents and children by offering an expedited 40-minute dining service for young cruisers, ages 3-11. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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Windjammer Marketplace

Offering the utmost flexibility for breakfast, lunch and dinner, this next generation of the brand staple features multiple islands, each serving a variety casual buffet fare.

Ice Cream Parlor ($)

The 1950's styled ice cream venue displays classic sundaes and a variety of ice cream flavors and toppings to choose from and then mixed-to-order on a frozen slab. Open throughout the day; á la carte pricing.

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Boardwalk Donut Shop

Guests can stop into the classically styled shop for a casual snack any time of day. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Boardwalk Bar

The main bar in the Boardwalk offers on-the-go snacks and a variety of prepackaged sandwiches, fruit and salads. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

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Mondo Café

This new addition to the Royal Promenade features coffee, sandwiches and pastries native to countries such as Italy, Spain and Cuba. Steps from Boleros and open around the clock, it is sure to be popular after an evening on the dance floor. Open for breakfast, lunch, snacks, dinner and late night treats.

Café Promenade ($)

Located on the opposite end of the Royal Promenade from the Mondo Cafe, the popular café continues serving Seattle's Best Coffee, fruit shakes, pastries and sandwiches throughout the day and night. Open 24 hours; á la carte pricing.

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The Wipe Out Café

The casual self-service buffet offers a variety of options from pizza, hamburgers, sandwiches and fresh salads to quick snacks and desserts, for young cruisers on-the-go. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

The Vitality Café

Located at the entrance of the Vitality at Sea Spa and Fitness Center, the Vitality Café features healthy snacks, sandwiches, wraps and fruit, in addition to refreshing juices and smoothies from the Vitality spa menu for the calorie conscious guest. Open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.

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150 Central Park ($)

The most exclusive dining venue on Oasis of the Seas, 150 Central Park provides an intimate dining experience that will combines leading-edge cuisine with modern design, creating a trendy upscale ambiance. Signature features include a tasting menu with customized wine pairings. Open for dinner; $35 cover charge.

Giovanni's Table ($)

This Tuscan countryside influenced trattoria is a more-accessible, casual Italian restaurant featuring both indoor and al fresco seating. Giovanni's Table offers rustic dishes with a contemporary flair, including toasted herbal breads, pizzas, salads, pastas, Italian sandwiches, braised meat dishes and stews, all served family-style.

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Seafood Shack ($)

The indoor/outdoor casual family restaurant brings the surf style of beach side amusement parks to the Boardwalk, serving a variety of seafood, as well an extensive beverage menu of non-alcoholic cocktails and over-sized desserts. Open for lunch and dinner; $7.95 lunch and $9.95 dinner cover charge.

Solarium Bistro ($)

Located in the Solarium the contemporary bistro offers health-conscious dining for breakfast and lunch in a casual setting. In the evenings, Solarium Bistro will transform into a romantic and intimate dining setting for specialty healthy-fare dinner and dancing under the stars. Open for breakfast, lunch and dinner; dinner has a $20 cover charge.

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Izumi ($)

The new Asian cuisine restaurant features a sushi bar and hot rock cooking, as well as other Asian fare in a more formal setting. Open for lunch and dinner; á la carte pricing.

Chops Grill ($)

Steak and Seafood in an elegant atmosphere. $30.00 per person surcharge.

Johnny Rockets ($)

Get the family together for good old-fashioned hamburgers and fries at Johnny Rockets—complete with authentic 1950s décor, a menu filled with all-American favorites and a jukebox at every table. Lunch and dinner have a $4.95 surcharge per person.

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In-Stateroom Service

Guests wanting to enjoy a meal in the comfort of their staterooms can choose from the complimentary breakfast, lunch and dinner menus, as well as the recently introduced Dine in Delights menu, which offers name-brand culinary options ranging from the Original Johnny Rockets hamburger to Ghirardelli Chocolate Cookies. Open 24 hours; á la carte pricing for Dine In Delights and $3.95 service charge for in-room deliveries between 12:00 a.m. and 5:00 a.m.

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Onboard Dining Packages ($)

Central Park Dining Package: At $70 per guest, includes Giovanni's Table Italian Trattoria, 150 Central Park fine-dining restaurant and Chops Grille steakhouse
Chef's Dining Package: At $130 per guest, includes the five-course, gourmet Chef's Table and wine pairing, 150 Central Park and Chops Grille
Choice Dining Package: At $80 per guest, includes Chops Grille, Giovanni's Table, Izumi and Samba Grill Brazilian steakhouse.

* Prices subject to change. Updated Dec 2013.

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Notable Features

Boardwalk

Boardwalk is an area for the entire family to enjoy together. The elements of the Boardwalk are a dynamic way to engage families in classic fun with a colorful original carousel as well as eateries, retail outlets and carnival games. Signature elements of the Boardwalk include the AquaTheater, a remarkable outdoor venue at the stern of Oasis of the Seas with a backdrop of the ocean across the horizon, the Sea Carousel, a one-of-a-kind and first-ever at sea carousel, the centerpiece of Boardwalk, and a zip line, a thrilling new feature suspended nine decks above Boardwalk.

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Royal Promenade

Giant glass-arched skylights, the Crystal Canopies, form a sculptured roof that will look up into Central Park and the sky beyond. Elements of the Royal Promenade include: Rising Tide Bar, Globe and Atlas Pub, Schooner Bar,  Retail shops, Karaoke Bar, Boleros Latin Club, Photo Gallery, Vintages, Chops Grille, Pizzeria, Canopy Bar and more. The Royal Promenade also serves as the entry point for all guests embarking on Oasis of the Seas, rather than the traditional lower decks.

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Entertainment

The Opal Theater

Oasis of the Seas’ state-of-the-art 1,380-seat main theater, features a thrust stage and proscenium extending into the audience space to create a more intimate and interactive environment. Watch the Broadway spectacular Hairspray and other award-winning entertainment.

Comedy Live

Comedy club where headline acts interact with the audience and provide engaging and customized performances each evening.

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Jazz on 4

Intimate lounge inspired by prohibition-era Chicago, filled with live jazz and blues.

Blaze

Quintessential nightclub experience where guests can dance the night away to pulsating music in a hip and trendy atmosphere.

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Boleros

Follow the Latin beat and find yourself in Boleros, a nighttime hot spot where you can keep up with live music and cool down with a mojito or caipirinha.

Rising Tide

This unique bar is the first moving bar at sea and spans three decks.

Globe and Atlas Pub

Suspended above the Globe and Atlas Pub, an unfurling bridge on hinged hydraulics creates a spectacular, surprise element for guests. Incorporated into the pub’s facade, a giant copper globe will “crack open” as part of its unique construction and extend over the Royal Promenade as a bridge platform.

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Studio B

The onboard ice skating rink and venue for a variety of themed events.

Casino Royale

The largest and most sophisticated casino at sea. Casino Royale features 450 slot machines; extensive table games including Blackjack, roulette, craps, and Caribbean Stud Poker; and a bar and lounge area from which to take in the casino action. Other amenities include a poker room and players club.

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Dazzles

Spectacular venue - spanning two decks - with an expansive floor-to-ceiling windows offering breathtaking views of the Boardwalk below. The dance lounge offers a variety of musical experiences ranging from 1940’s big band to disco to ballroom evenings. In the evenings, the elegant space is theatrically illuminated with dazzling constellations of small twinkling lights reflecting off glass and mirrored surfaces above and below.

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The On Air Club

Located in the Royal Promenade, radiates energy day and night with television monitors featuring news, sporting events and music.

Club 20

High-energy late night dance club experience under the stars, transforms the adults-only Solarium into an evening hot spot.

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Outdoor Venues

AquaTheater

An amphitheater-style outdoor space at the stern of the ship. Amphitheater-style outdoor space at the stern of the ship. Dancers, divers and acrobats pull off stunts against a backdrop of backlit fountains, big screens and the endless horizon of the sea.

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Pool and Sports Zone

Main Pool, Beach Pool, Sports Pool, Pool Bar, Solarium Bistro, Solarium, Oasis Dune, Sports Court located on deck 15. Zip Line and 2 Flowriders® located on deck 16

Poolside Solarium

Adults only tranquil area serving light fare poolside.

H2O Zone

Waterpark featuring interactive sculpture fountains, ground geysers and a cascading waterfall located on deck 11.

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