SPOTLIGHT ON: Symphony of the Seas

Cruise Factor looks at the newest Royal Caribbean ship Symphony of the Seas. With cruise ships getting bigger, more advanced and creative innovations, a cruise ship has become a destination in itself. Today we will explore Symphony of the Seas, this is not simply a cruise ship, this is a game changer in the world of cruising!!






6680 passengers

2200 International crew

18 decks

24 guest elevators

22 knots cruising speed

362 metres long




Ultimate Abyss – the tallest slide at sea






The Ultimate Family Suite

Ulitimate Abyss – A 10 story slide

The Perfect Storm – Trio of water slides

Splashaway Bay – Kids water park




Launch of Symphony of the Seas, Royal Caribbean International’s newest and largest ship.

Perfect Storm slide




Perfect Storm slide















Ideal for families you will find thrilling activities such as the Perfect storm and Ultimate Abyss slides. Laser tag, arcade games at Playmakers Sports Bar, the Flow Rider, ice skating, rock climbing, mini-golf and a fantastic zipline. Plus much, much more!!







With seven neighbourhoods on board you can pick where you spend your days:

  • Central Park

    Central Park

  • Boardwalk
  • Royal Promenade
  • Pool & Sport zone
  • Vitality at Sea Spa and Fitness Centre
  • Entertainment Place
  • Youth Zone







When you run out of things to do and are feeling a little hungry there are nearly 20 dining options to choose from:

Complimentary Dining Options:

El Loco Fresh

  • Main Dining Room
  • Windjammer buffet
  • Plus: Boardwalk Dog House, Cafe Promenade, El Loco Fresh, Park Cafe, Sorrento’s Pizza, Vitality Cafe

Specialty Dining Options (Additional Charges):

  • 150 Central Park
  • Coastal Kitchen
  • Wonderland Imaginative Cuisine
  • Hooked
  • Chops Grille
  • Izumi Hibachi and Sushi
  • Jamie’s Italian


Solarium Bistro















See Hairspray on board Symphony of the Seas

The Bionic bar.


This cruise ship isn’t just for families there is entertainment for all ages, with bars, lounges and nightclubs that never have a cover charge including a live jazz club, karaoke bar and comedy club.  The Bionic Bar on the Royal Promenade , featuring robot bartenders serving up one of a kind cocktails, complimentary Aqua Theatre, ice shows and other live entertainment.















When it comes to cabins, Symphony of the Seas is not your normal inside, outside, balcony and suite.

Ultimate Family Suite

Central Park Balcony cabins

Aqua Theatre suite.
Your balcony overlooks the Aqua theatre, so you have prime viewing of the evening show




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