Vacation Ideas: A Cruise For You
Cruising Vacation Ideas

Vacation Ideas: A Cruise For You

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We are delighted that you decided to take a cruise and most of all we are thankful that you choose us. Five Star Travel is committed to making sure that your cruising experience is second to none. Our packages include Travel Insurance and in most cases a money back guarantee when you board the ship.

Please choose an Itinerary of your choice from the selection below. If you have a special request for a particular destination we can also search options for you.

 

Ship Facts

Occupancy: 1,950 double occupancy; 2,440 maximum
Tonnage: 74,000
Length: 916 feet
Beam: 105.6 feet
Draft: 25 feet
Cruising Speed: 22 knots (25.3 mph)
Electric Current: 110/220 VAC/1500 watts
Ship’s Registry: Bahamas
Entered Service: December 14, 1996
Last Refurbished: May, 2012

Granduer of the Seas, revitalized and new features: remodeled staterooms, 220 -square foot poolside outdoor movie screen, specialty restaurants, updated technology and much more.

Rest and Relaxation

VitalitySM Spa with extensive treatment menu Casino RoyaleSM, State-of-the-art Fitness Center, with classes ranging from aerobics to kick boxing to yoga.  Eight bars and Stunning Centrum, an open atrium featuring shopping and more. 2 pools including the Solarium, an adults only retreat, 4 whirlpools Day Spa and Fitness Center. Stateroom amenities such as flat screen televisions, new bathrooms and completely remodeled interiors, including new linens and furniture.  Poolside, outdoor movie screen, Concierge Club and Diamond Lounge.*

*Concierge Club reserved for Diamond Plus and Pinnacle Crown & Anchor Society members, and select suite guests. Diamond Lounge available for Diamond and above tier level members.

Dining Options

Main Dining Room with complimentary, multi-course dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  More complimentary options including the Windjammer Café, Solarium Café, and room service* Frozen treats at Ben & Jerry’s® Ice Cream** Café Latté-tudes, serving Seattle’s Best Coffee.**  A la carte menu at the new Viking Crown Lounge featuring bite-sized portions of classic dishes.  Complimentary Park Café, Chef’s Table intimate dining experience.  Chops Grille, Royal Caribbean’s signature steakhouse and Giovanni’s Table Italian restaurant.  Izumi Asian-fusion cuisine, featuring a la carte sushi selections. For more information on dining.

**Late night service charge applies to room service orders between midnight and 5:00 a.m. Additional charges apply for specialty dining venues. Specialty beverages, beer, wine and soda are charged separately and are offered at current bar menu prices.

Kids and Families

Complimentary Adventure Ocean® Youth Program, Royal Babies® and Royal Tots® programming featuring specially designed Fisher Price activities. Expanded teen-only hangout areas.  Family-friendly activities including games, contests, enrichment classes and lectures.  Royal Babies & TotsSM Nursery.  Rock-climbing wall, Upper-deck jogging track, Video game arcade.

Entertainment and Shopping

Complimentary Broadway-style entertainment in the Main Theater.  6,843 square foot Vegas-style Casino Royale with 190 slots and 11 tables. 8 bars and lounges that never have a cover, including South Pacific Lounge and the Champagne Bar. Duty-free shopping at the Boutiques of Centrum, featuring name brand jewelry, perfumes, apparel and more.  R Bar, featuring a sophisticated 1960s vibe, complete with iconic furnishing and signature cocktails created by a savvy and personable mixologist.  Chic and sophisticated Centrum experience with enriching daytime activities, dazzling nightly entertainment and jaw-dropping aerial spectacles.

Room Options : Large Interior Room, Large Ocean View Stateroom, Deluxe Balcony Stateroom and many more

 

CRUISE OPTIONS

 

OPTION 1 –  MIAMI
Date Ports of Call Arv Dep Activity
09-Mar Fort Lauderdale, Florida 04:00 PM Boarding
10-Mar Cruising Cruising
11-Mar Cruising Cruising
12-Mar Oranjestad, Aruba 10:00 AM 08:00 PM Docked
13-Mar Kralendijk, Bonaire 07:00 AM 02:00 PM Docked
14-Mar St.George’s, Grenada 01:00 PM 08:00 PM Docked
15-Mar Bridgetown, Barbados 07:00 AM 05:00 PM Docked
16-Mar Castries, St.Lucia 07:00 AM 04:00 PM Docked
17-Mar St.John’s, Antigua 07:00 AM 04:00 PM Docked
18-Mar Cruising Cruising
19-Mar Cruising Cruising
20-Mar Fort Lauderdale, Florida 07:00 AM

 

OPTION 2 MIAMI

Date Ports of Call Arv Dep Activity
09-Mar Miami, Florida 04:00 PM Boarding
10-Mar Nassau, Bahamas 08:00 AM 11:59 PM Docked
11-Mar Cococay, Bahamas 08:00 AM 05:00 PM Tendered
12-Mar Key West, Florida 10:00 AM 06:00 PM Docked
13-Mar Miami, Florida 07:00 AM Departure

 

 

OPTION 3 – TEXAS

Date Ports of Call Arrival Departure Activity
Sun 22 Mar 2015 Galveston, Texas 04:30 PM Boarding
Mon 23 Mar 2015 Cruising Cruising
Tue 24 Mar 2015 Cruising Cruising
Wed 25 Mar 2015 Roatan, Honduras 08:00 AM 05:00 PM Docked
Thu 26 Mar 2015 Belize City, Belize 08:00 AM 05:00 PM Tendered
Fri 27 Mar 2015 Cozumel, Mexico 07:00 AM 05:00 PM Docked
Sat 28 Mar 2015 Cruising Cruising
Sun 29 Mar 2015 Galveston, Texas 07:00 AM

 

OPTION 4 – EUROPE EAST
Date Ports of Call Arrival Departure Activity
Wed 13 May 2015 Barcelona, Spain 11:59 PM Boarding
Thu 14 May 2015 Cruising Cruising
Fri 15 May 2015 Rome (Civitavecchia), Italy 07:00 AM 07:00 PM Docked
Sat 16 May 2015 Naples (Capri), Italy 07:00 AM 06:30 PM Docked
Sun 17 May 2015 Cruising Cruising
Mon 18 May 2015 Athens (Piraeus), Greece 09:00 AM 07:00 PM Docked
Tue 19 May 2015 Cruising Cruising
Wed 20 May 2015 Cruising Cruising
Thu 21 May 2015 Suez Canal (Passage) 01:00 AM 03:00 PM Cruising
Fri 22 May 2015 Aqaba, Jordan 08:00 AM 08:00 PM Docked
Sat 23 May 2015 Cruising Cruising
Sun 24 May 2015 Cruising Cruising
Mon 25 May 2015 Cruising Cruising
Tue 26 May 2015 Cruising Cruising
Wed 27 May 2015 Cruising Cruising
Thu 28 May 2015 Cruising Cruising
Fri 29 May 2015 Dubai, United Arab Emirates 05:00 AM Departure

 

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