Overview: Splendour of the Seas is one of seven Royal Caribbean Vision Class ships – others are Vision of the Seas, Grandeur of the Seas, Rhapsody of the Seas, Enchantment of the Seas and Legend of the Seas. She made her maiden voyage in 1995. She has 11 decks and carries 2,076 passengers.
Accommodation: Room categories are suite/deluxe; balcony; outside; and interior.
Every room offers a television, telephone, private bathroom, shower, vanity area and even a hair-dryer.
Dining: Main Dining Room; Windjammer Café; Solarium Café; room service; Park Café; Boardwalk Dog House; Ben & Jerry’s® Ice Cream; Café Latté-tudes; Izumi Asian-fusion cuisine; Chops Grille, Royal Caribbean’s signature steakhouse; and Chef’s Table intimate dining experience.
Bars/Lounges: Ten bars and lounges including the R Bar and the Viking Crown Lounge.
Entertainment: Rock-climbing wall; upper-deck jogging track; 18-hole miniature golf course; Video game arcade; Centrum experience with enriching daytime activities, dazzling nightly entertainment and jaw-dropping aerial spectacles; Broadway-style entertainment in the Main Theatre; and Vegas-style Casino Royale® with 164 slots and 11 tables.
For the kids: Adventure Ocean Youth Programme; Royal Babies & TotsSM Nursery; Royal Babies and Royal Tots programming; and teenager-only hangout areas.
For more information: royalcaribbean.com.au
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