No one does the WOW factor better than Royal Caribbean. Not only do they have the largest cruise ships in the world as part of their fleet, but they also have private islands, award winning entertainment, mouth-watering cuisine, and endless itineraries to choose from. If you’re planning a cruise holiday and you’re not sure which cruise line to choose, here are 10 reasons to go on a Royal Caribbean cruise!
1. Endless Activities
Fancy a day at a water park, or perhaps a game of crazy golf? Or maybe rock climbing is your jam, or shooting some hoops with your family? Royal Caribbean has all of this and more on board their fleet of incredible cruise ships. Other popular activities on Royal Caribbean ships include ziplining, skydiving simulator, SkyPad, Splashaway Bay and many, many more. No two days on a Royal Caribbean cruise are ever quite the same as they truly offer cruisers endless activities to enjoy, free of charge.
2. Delicious Dining
One of the most common feedback topics we hear from our customers after they have retuned from a Royal Caribbean cruise is how good the food was. When you book a Royal Caribbean cruise with us, all of your meals and snacks on board are included in the price and once onboard, you can enjoy their delicious food in a number of venues. From the Windjammer Buffet, which has every type of food you could possibly imagine to the elegant dining hall where you are served Al A Carte, you will be spoilt for choice. Other complimentary food venues on board their ships include the Doghouse hotdog bar, El Loco Fresh and Sorrento’s for some yummy pizza – these are on select ships only.
If you fancy treating yourself to an even better dining experience, Royal Caribbean have a huge selection of speciality dining restaurants on all of their ships. These come at an additional charge, but they are worth it. Customer favourites include Chops Grille Steakhouse, Giovanni’s Table, Wonderland, Izumi and many, many more.
3. World-Class Entertainment
No one does entertainment quite like Royal Caribbean. Royal Caribbean ships are home to world-famous musicals including Grease, Mamma Mia, Hairspray and so much more. These productions feature casts who have performed on Broadway and in the West End and are full stage productions. Alongside of their incredible theatre shows, you can enjoy breath-taking ice-skating shows, mind-blowing acrobatic shows in the Aquatheatre on Oasis Class ships, live music, parades, jazz clubs, karaoke and so much more.
4. Unique, Innovative Experiences
Royal Caribbean are known as innovators in the cruise industry for the sheer wow factor they provide on each of their ships. Notable innovative ship features include the incredible North Star observation deck on their Quantum Class ships, which holds the Guinness World Record for the tallest viewing deck on a cruise ship. This unique observation pod rises 300 feet above sea level giving cruisers a bird’s eye view of wherever you are in the world. Another wow factor feature on Royal Caribbean ships is the 10 deck drop Ultimate Abyss dry slide. Featured on the largest ships in the world, the newer Oasis Class ships, this thrilling slide is not for the faint of heart. The Bionic Bar is another standard feature on Royal Caribbean cruise ships now and is a must see. Order your drinks on an iPad and watch robots prepare each one.
5. Perfect Day at Cococay
Perfect Day at Cococay is Royal Caribbean’s private island located in the Bahamas and it is the ultimate port of call. Home to fantastic attractions such as the tallest water slide in North America, ziplining experiences, a hot air balloon ride and so much more, it is an island packed with fun, in true Royal Caribbean style. If you want to relax and enjoy the sunshine, you will also love Perfect Day at Cococay with its endless beach options and its pool areas. Some of the experiences on Perfect Day at Cococay do come with a fee but there is plenty to enjoy on the island free of charge as well.
Like its ships, Royal Caribbean have mapped Perfect Day at Cococay out into neighbourhoods, so it is easy to find your way around. They also have a 3D app to help you navigate everything there is to see and do. This incredible island experience is available to Royal Caribbean guests only.
6. Fastest Wi-Fi at Sea
We live in a digital world and having strong internet access is important to every type of traveller. Royal Caribbean understand this, and they have created VOOM, the fastest Wi-Fi at sea. Their internet packages are paid but they are excellent value, and you can choose the best package for you, based on whether you want general web access or perhaps you want to be able to stream your favourite shows. Either way, on Royal Caribbean, you’ll always be connected if you choose to be!
7. Family Focussed
Royal Caribbean have family cruising at their heart and catering for the kids, is not just left to a kid’s club. Throughout the ship, your family will have endless fun. Whether it’s a day by the pool, or the kiddies pool Splashaway Bay, or perhaps your family are the more adventurous type and enjoy rock climbing, you will have something new to enjoy and experience together every day of your cruise. If kid’s clubs are your thing, Royal Caribbean’s Adventure Ocean kids club is amazing and caters for your kiddies aged 3 to 17. Royal Caribbean also offer an incredible array or stateroom and suite options making travelling with your loved ones, even easier.
The Royal Caribbean brand embodies luxury and for those who seek something a little more exclusive from their cruise, there is the stunning Royal Suite Class. With a variety to choose from, from entry level suites to multi-storey suites, the choice of where to have your downtime on board is endless. Royal Suite Class is all about unforgettable experiences and to create these, suite class guests have access to an array of exclusive amenities and experiences on board their cruise. On Royal Caribbean’s newest ship Wonder of the Seas, suite class guests can also enjoy the cruise line’s first dedicated suite class neighborhood and pool deck.
9. Amazing Destinations
Sailing to over 300 destinations, every Royal Caribbean itinerary will blow you away. Whether the Greek Isles are calling your name, or the crystal-clear waters of the Caribbean, there is an itinerary for you. But they don’t only cater to the most popular cruising regions. If you fancy something a little different, Alaska is a must do, or perhaps an Asian cruise. Royal Caribbean also offer a selection of transatlantic cruises, Arabian cruises and even cruises down under from Australia! The choice of where to, is truly endless.
10. Unforgettable Memories
A Royal Caribbean cruise holiday will give you and your loved one’s unforgettable memories, no matter where in the world you choose to cruise or whichever ship you choose to cruise on, and isn’t that is what life is all about!?
For more information on Royal Caribbean cruises, you can check out our dedicated landing page here, or call our cruise experts seven days a week on 01-6995329.