Cruise Ship Profiles

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

Tropical Weather

Atlantic

ALL CLEAR for cruisers

 

Eastern Pacific

ALL CLEAR for cruisers

Itinerary

Summary for 2014

Seasonal homeport of Sao Paulo (Santos), Brazil offering a variety of South American itineraries that take advantage of the summer season in Brazil. In the summer, embarks from Venice, Italy for Mediterranean sailings.

Visit the RCCL website to see a complete schedule.

Updated Dec 2013

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CDC Ratings

CDC Sanitation Report

2007 Rating 97

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Deck Plan

Deck 11

Viking Crown Lounge, Chops Grill

Deck 10

Observatory, Adventure Ocean, Optix Teen Center, Video Arcade, Jogging Track, Splendour of the Greens, Rock Climbing Wall

Deck 9

Windjammer Cafe, Main Pool and Bar, Big Screen TV, Solarium, Fitness Center and Spa, Sports Deck

Deck 8

Passenger staterooms, Internet center

Deck 7

Passenger staterooms

Deck 6

Passenger staterooms, photo gallery, Latte-tudes

Deck 5

Top Hat Lounge, Concierge Club, Diamond Club, Boutiques, Guest Relations, Explorations Desk, King & I Dining Room

Deck 4

42nd Street Theater, Casino Royale, Schooner Bar, R Bar, King & I Dining Room

Deck 3

Passenger staterooms

Deck 2

Passenger Staterooms

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Adults Only

The Solarium

Retreat to the glass-canopied, adults-only Solarium pool, where inspired surroundings, a light-fare café, and whirlpools promise the ultimate in relaxation. The indoor/outdoor pool and lounge area can be covered during inclement weather by a huge glass roof.

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ships > RCI > Splendour of the Seas
 

Splendour of the Seas

grandeur of the seas

Splendour of the Seas is a Vision Class vessel and sister to the Grandeur of the Seas. She has a total of eleven decks, the first eight of which are indoors. These decks house all the guest rooms, the theater, casino, shops, and main dining room. Decks 9 and 10 make up the outdoor portion of the ship, which includes the main pool, the rock climbing wall, and the spa and solarium with sliding roof.

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Specifications

Ship Class: Vision

Launched: June 1995

Maiden Voyage: March 1996

Refurbished: 2011

GRT: 70,000

Length: 867 ft.

Draft: 26

Speed: 22 Knots

Passengers: 2,074

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Accommodations

Splendour of the Seas received new stateroom amenities during a November 2011 drydock such as flat screen televisions, new bathrooms, and completely remodeled interiors, including luxurious new linens and furniture, as well as an additional 124 balconies. Every stateroom now has access to an Ipad®.

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 132-172 Sq. ft.
Outside 151-237 Sq. Ft.
Balcony 234 Sq. ft. w/veranda
Suite 310-1300 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. Family staterooms include a pullman or sofa bed to accommodate up to 4 guests.

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. Panoramic staterooms have floor-to-ceiling windows for stunning views.

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.

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, and 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.

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

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Dining Venues

($) = Specialty restaurant, surcharges apply

King and I Dining Room

Two-story main dining room. Sweeping, multi-level ambience, world-class cuisine and extraordinary personal service from a dedicated wait staff. The main dining room serves exceptional, multi-course meals for breakfast, lunch and dinner.

Windjammer Café

A culinary destination loaded with an array of delicious food for every meal and snack time – all with spectacular views and a comfortable, casual atmosphere. Browse multiple buffets and serving stations featuring pastas, omelettes made-to-order, global cuisine, salads, soups, sandwiches, meat-carving, and tons of tantalizing desserts.

Solarium Café

A hearty but healthful lunch destination in Solarium with lighter options for breakfast and lunch. Try soups and stews, crepes, salad bars, fresh-cut fruits and more.

Park Café

A culinary destination loaded with an array of delicious food for every meal and snack time – all with spectacular views and a comfortable, casual atmosphere. Browse multiple buffets and serving stations featuring pastas, omelettes made-to-order, global cuisine, salads, soups, sandwiches, meat-carving, and tons of tantalizing desserts.

Boardwalk Doghouse

Take a seat at the counter for traditional hot dogs, brats, sausages and other delicious linked meats, plus a variety of toppings to split a long bun.

Izumi Asian Cuisine ($)

Featuring mouthwatering flavors and a sushi bar with hot-rock cooking, the pan Asian cuisine restaurant is a no-hassle, authentic dining experience (open for lunch and dinner, $3.00 cover charge for lunch and $5.00 for dinner plus a la carte menu pricing)

Chops Grill ($)

Royal Caribbean's popular signature steakhouse, featuring grade-A premium cuts of steak cooked to your specifications, plus fresh seafood, hearty side dishes and signature desserts in an upscale, contemporary setting. $30.00 per person surcharge.

Chef's Table ($)

An exclusive and private experience co-hosted by the executive Chef and Sommelier for a wine pairing dinner of five courses. Open for dinner, $95 per person.

Ben & Jerry's ($)

Vermont's Finest Ice Cream hits the high seas. Grab scoops served up with a smile, or indulge in a sundae, shake or smoothie. A la carte pricing.

Special Dining Package ($)

Chef’s Dining Package, at $115 per guest, includes the five-course, gourmet Chef’s Table and wine pairing, Chops Grille steakhouse and Izumi Asian Cuisine

Room Service

Breakfast, lunch and dinner, 24 hours a day (late night service charge applies).

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Notable Rooms

42nd St Theater

Complimentary Broadway-style entertainment playing nightly.

Viking Crown Lounge ($)

Observation area during the day with great views of the sea and cocktails and music by night. *New à la carte menu in the Viking Crown Lounge that offers guests the opportunity to enjoy bite sized portions of their favorite classics. 

Casino Royale

Play slots, cards, roulette and more.

Schooner Bar

The Schooner Bar is a nautical haven inspired by the sea – a guest-favorite bar, thanks to nightly piano entertainers that will have you joining a chorus of classics.

R Bar

The R Bar features iconic furnishings and classic cocktails-- gimlet, martini, gin, whiskeys and more-- all served by the ship's resident mixologist. And be sure to try the drink specials, specially created to complement the nightly theme.

Top Hat Lounge

Music, dancing and entertainment.

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Outdoor Features

Sport Activities

Jogging Track and Rock Climbing Wall located on deck 10.

Main Pool Area

One swimming pool and four whirlpools; Solarium with two whirlpools located on deck 9.

Big Screen TV

Watch first-run movies and big time sporting events the way they were meant to be seen- poolside, under the stars. A screen above the main pool area will showcase all the larger-than-life action.

Splendour of the Greens

Play a 18-hole miniature golf course at sea.

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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. Located on deck 10.

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. Located on deck 10.

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