CLASS: Gem Class
LENGTH: 290 m m
TOTAL CREW: 1,200
The Emerald Princess underwent a multi-million pound facelift in 2015 and from April 2016 this cruise ship will be offering many holiday cruises direct from the UK. British passengers will be amongst the first to sample all the delightful new modern features and amenities on board. Holiday cruises direct from the UK are an extremely popular choice with first time cruisers, as well as seasoned travellers.
Carrying over 3,000 passengers, the Emerald Princess is a grandiose cruise ship. However, when on board the ambience is similar to that of a smaller cruise ship. It is as easy to find a serene place for a little solitude, as it is to find a lively venue where you can intermingle with other passengers. This along with luxurious accommodation, world class entertainment and an abundance of facilities make it the cruise ship of choice, whether looking for a Caribbean cruise or to voyage to Australia.
Cuisine on board is heavenly and the choice of venues diverse. Aside from the main dining rooms, the ship has many speciality restaurants. The refurbishment of the ship also brings with it many new additional restaurants that are exclusive to Princess Cruises, including a divine eatery designed by the famous Australian chef Curtis Stone. SHARE, encourages family and group dining, with a selection of culinary delights on the menu. Passengers travelling on a holiday cruise direct from the UK will appreciate The Salty Dog Gastropub. Here you can enjoy speciality dishes created by the award winning chef Ernesto Uchimura, in a down to earth pub style atmosphere. Pub food takes on a whole new meaning, with the menus featuring dishes that would not be out of place in a high class restaurant. You can also partake in a craft beer or craft cocktail while dining there. If you are a whiskey lover, then the menu features over sixty five brands, a whiskey connoisseurs dream.
With four swimming pools and hot tubs, lazy days can be spent appreciating the fine weather with a cocktail to hand. For those more active there is a gym and fitness centre, along with a sports court. If you prefer to exercise your mind then you can attend a lecture or class, discover your hidden talents! Treat yourself to a duty free designer purchase in the duty free shops or unwind in the Lotus Spa. The Emerald Princess cruise ship has an abundance of facilities and amenities. Children are also kept entertained in the children’s clubs and they have their own designated areas on board, as well as a children’s splash pool. Teens on a family holiday cruise will relish in the video arcade, internet café and their own lounge, where they can meet new friends.
Bars and lounges on the Emerald Princess cruise ship provide everything from glittering live shows to karaoke themed nights. The Princess Theatre provides comfortable seating in which to enjoy a Broadway style performance or a comedy and on deck you can watch a movie under the stars on the gigantic screen. Snuggle under the blankets provided, with complimentary drinks and popcorn. You can samba, salsa or tango on the dance floor in several venues or dance to the more up tempo music in SkyWalkers Nightclub, which stays open until the early hours.
The Emerald Princess cruise ship provides the perfect vacation, as well as convenience with holiday cruises departing direct from the UK. There is no sitting around in airports for endless hours wasting precious hours of your holiday, instead you can relax in the lap of luxury. While travelling between destinations, you can take advantage of all this cruise ship has to offer.
World cruises direct from the UK on board the Emerald Princess take in the most unbelievable beautiful countries and islands, or why not choose to cruise direct from the UK to Australia. Shorter holiday cruises direct from the UK on board the Emerald Princess take in the Norwegian Fjords, Spain and Scandinavia. Wherever you choose to voyage near or far, a holiday cruise on board the renewed Emerald Princess will be unforgettable.
To book a holiday cruise direct from the UK on board the Emerald Princess cruise ship, call us now on: 0203 7649592
The following benefits are all included in your holiday price on board the Emerald Princess cruise ship:
- Captain’s Welcome Champagne Waterfall Reception
- The accommodation of your choosing
- Anytime Dining or Traditional Dining (breakfast, lunch and dinner)
- Casual dining venues (speciality restaurants are not included)
- Beverages (except sodas, speciality coffees and alcoholic beverages)
- 24 hour room service
- Discovery at Sea Programs
- Children’s Clubs (Group babysitting between 10pm – 1am incurs an additional charge)
Additional benefits are afforded to those who opt to stay in the suites on their holiday cruise, please see the accommodation section.
N.B. Please note additional costs are incurred when dining in the speciality restaurants, for shore excursions, laundry services, etc.
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CHILDREN'S PLAY AREA
MOVIES UNDER THE STARS OUTDOOR THEATER
FOOD AND DRINK
24-HOUR ROOM SERVICE
BOTTICELLI DINING ROOM
DA VINCI DINING ROOM
ICE CREAM BAR
MICHELANGELO DINING ROOM
SABATINI’S ITALIAN RESTAURANT
SPEAKEASY CIGAR LOUNGE
VINES WINE & SEAFOOD BAR
FUTURE CRUISE SALES
SHORE EXCURSION OFFICE
SWIM-AGAINST-THE-CURRENT LAP POOL
THE SANCTUARY (ADULTS ONLY)