Caribbean Princess (Princess Cruises)

Overview

Caribbean Princess is the only Caribbean-class ship by Princess Cruises, she is a modification of the original Grand-class design.

She primarily sails currently from her homeport of Houston, Texas. However she has performed multiple seasons in Europe from Southampton, UK. She is due to sail from a new homeport of Fort Lauderdale, Florida for the 2016-17 season.

Trivia

Caribbean Princess is a slightly larger version of the Grand-class ships, she has an additional deck of staterooms called the Riviera deck. She also doesn’t have a roof that slides over to cover the pool as she was originally designed to sail purely in the Caribbean!



Ship info

Cruise Line: Princess Cruises
Status: In service
Ship size: Resort Ship
Ship class: Grand (Caribbean version)
Sister ships: None
Passengers: 3,142
Staterooms: 1,556
Total crew: 1,200
Ship length: 289.9 m
Ship beam: 36.0 m
Ship draft: 7.9 m
Tonnage: 112,894
No. of decks: 18
Elevators: 14
Service speed: 23.0 knots
Onboard currency: US Dollar
Registry port: Hamilton (Bermuda)
IMO number: 9215490
Call sign: ZCDG8
 

Build details

Shipyard: Fincantieri Monfalcone
Build date: 2002
Build cost: $500 million USD
Entered service: April 2004


 

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