Princess Cruises’ Sapphire Princess has emerged from a two-week dry dock in Singapore with upgraded public spaces as well as a new signature logo on her bow.
Finishing up a season cruising throughout Asia, Sapphire Princess has embarked on a 28-day voyage from Singapore to London, before beginning her European voyages.
“Sapphire Princess is the latest ship to debut many of the signature offerings we know our guests value, enjoy and look forward to experiencing when they travel the world with Princess,” said Jan Swartz, Princess Cruises President.
“This investment continues our $450 million ‘Come Back New Promise, a multi-year ship renovation campaign,” added Ms Swartz.
New and enhanced offerings aboard Sapphire Princess include:
New Ship Livery
Sapphire Princess is the latest ship to receive the new livery design featuring the iconic Princess Cruises logo. The design features ocean waves.
Princess Luxury Bed
Available in every stateroom aboard Sapphire Princess by June 2018, the Princess Luxury Bed was developed by Princess Cruises in collaboration board-certified sleep expert, Dr. Michael Breus and renowned HGTV designer Candice Olson. The bed offers the ultimate night of sleep at sea.
Club Class Mini-Suites
Sapphire Princess offers Club Class Mini-Suites, the new premium stateroom category featuring VIP amenities and exclusive dining. This elevated mini-suite category features select perks including new Club Class Dining, a reserved dining area with expedited seating and expanded menu options as well as priority embarkation and disembarkation.
Camp Discovery Youth & Teen Centre
For cruisers aged between 3-17, Sapphire Princess now offers a re-imagined youth centre – Camp Discovery – created in partnership with Discovery™, as part of the cruise line’s Discovery at SEA program. Catering to specific age groups kids and teens can make new friends and participate in activities specially designed to help them discover, play and create.
Entertainment LED Wall
Located in the Princess Theatre, this new LED wall will be used in produced production shows and various onboard guest entertainer shows. The high quality, technologically advanced wall is made up of 270 panels installed on a custom, engineered and shock mounted frame for display of still images, video and live feeds.
Launching in May 2018, this elegant show featured on formal night is one of the highest-rated shows across the fleet. This “Popra-“inspired show features a mix of pop, opera and musical theatre performed by a guest soprano in front of a live orchestra.
Guests enjoy aesthetic enhancements to the Shops of Princess, offering an upgraded shopping experience, such as a branded Effy Fine Jewellery boutique. There will also be new products to choose from featuring a collection of Princess branded athletic wear and logo apparel displayed in a newly designed Logo shop.
Lotus Spa & Fitness Centre
Guests can relax and invigorate, salon and treatments rooms have been upgraded and the latest in fitness equipment is now available.
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