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Empress of the Seas ®

Party. Chill. Repeat.



empress of the Seas

On Empress of the Seas®, your time at sea is packed with moments that count. With fast and early boarding, dining what you want when you want it, and longer stays in port, Empress makes your cruise experience wholesome. Enjoy a sunset on every cruise and decadent Sunday brunch with a complimentary Mimosa or Bloody Mary every day of the week. And the party does not stop onboard. Every night is Saturday, with live music, amazing entertainment, and dancing the night away at Boleros Latin lounge.

  • 12DECKS

  • 4 & 5NIGHT GETAWAYS

  • 5BARS & LOUNGES

Ship Stats

Tonnage   48,563
Length   692 ft
Max Beam   101 ft
Guest Capacity   2356
Cruising Speed   19.5 knots
Inaugural date   May 1995
Last Refurbished:   February 2013
Empress of the Seas
  1. Rest and Relaxation

    REST & RELAXATION

    • VitalitySM Spa with extensive treatment menu
    • State-of-the-art Fitness Center, with classes including yoga and tai chi
    • Sun Deck with 2 swimming pools
    • 2 whirlpools

  2. action and adventure

    ACTION & ADVENTURE

    • Rock-climbing wall
    • Basketball court
    • Top-deck jogging track
    • Video game arcade
  3. DINING OPTIONS

    DINING OPTIONS

    • Main Dining Room with complimentary breakfast, lunch and dinner
    • More complimentary options including the Windjammer Cafe, Sorrento's Pizza, Compass Deli, and room service
    • Johnny Rockets®
    • Café Latte-tudes, serving Seattle's Best Coffee®
  4. ENTERTAINMENT & SHOPPING

    ENTERTAINMENT & SHOPPING

    • Complimentary Broadway-style entertainment in the Main Theater
    • Vegas-style Casino Royale® with 212 slots and 12 tables
    • 9 bars and lounges that never have a cover, including Boleros Latin-themed lounge
    • Duty-free Shops Onboard featuring name brand jewelry, perfumes, apparel and more
  5. Kids and Families

    KIDS & FAMILIES

    • Complimentary Adventure Ocean® Youth Program
    • Royal Babies® and Royal Tots® program
    • Expanded teen-only hangout areas