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Emerald Princess

Capacity
3,080
Crew
1,200
Tonnage
113 561
Length
951 ft (290 m)
First voyage
2007
Decks
15

Emerald Princess is a Grand-class cruise ship for Princess Cruises that entered service in April 2007. Her sister ships include Ruby Princess and Crown Princess. She features two nightclubs, a piazza-style atrium, multiple pools and hot tubs, a spa, and a gym. Unlike her earlier sisters such as Caribbean Princess, Emerald Princess does not have a disco overhanging the stern, but the same stern as her near-sisters Diamond Princess and Sapphire Princess.

Emerald Princess launched from the Italian shipyard... Read more

Emerald Princess

Cruiseline: 
Capacity: 
3,080
Crew: 
1,200
Tonnage: 
113 561
Length: 
951 ft (290 m)
Beam: 
118 ft (36 m)
First voyage: 
2007
Decks: 
15

Emerald Princess is a Grand-class cruise ship for Princess Cruises that entered service in April 2007. Her sister ships include Ruby Princess and Crown Princess. She features two nightclubs, a piazza-style atrium, multiple pools and hot tubs, a spa, and a gym. Unlike her earlier sisters such as Caribbean Princess, Emerald Princess does not have a disco overhanging the stern, but the same stern as her near-sisters Diamond Princess and Sapphire Princess.

Emerald Princess launched from the Italian shipyard of Fincantieri Monfalcone on June 1, 2006. She was then handed over to Princess Cruises on March 24, 2007. Emerald Princess was christened on 13 May 2007, in Greece.

Service history

Emerald Princess began commercial service on 11 April 2007, offering 12-day Mediterranean and Greek Isles cruises, and continued sailing Europe for Summer 2007. She was then repositioned in Fort Lauderdale in Fall to offer Caribbean cruises.

Refurbishment schedule

The vessel entered dry-dock on November 30, 2015, for 13 days of minor freshening renovations. The ship left dry-dock on December 13. Previously Emerald Princess underwent dry-dock renovations from December 7 through December 17, 2012.

 

Cruises

Emerald Princess is usually based in Europe in the summer and in the United States in the winter. Past itineraries have included 11-day cruises to Scandinavia & Russia from Copenhagen and Warnemuende near Rostock, 10-day cruises to Canada/New England from New York (replacing Crown Princess), and 10-day cruises to the Caribbean from Fort Lauderdale. In 2014 she was based in Southampton for cruises to the Baltic, Mediterranean, and the fjords of Norway, as well as to the Canary Islands. She then repositioned to Houston for seven-day cruises to the western Caribbean in the winter 2014-15 season.

In April 2015 she was repositioned to Barcelona for cruises in the Mediterranean. In October 2015 she was repositioned to Fort Lauderdale for cruises to the Caribbean. In the southern hemisphere summer of 2016/17, she has relocated to Sydney, Australia as home base.

In the summer of 2017 the ship will do 7 night Alaska cruises.

In 2018, Emerald Princess will operate Alaska cruises from May to September. Then the ship will offer various sailings in the Middle East, Hawaii, Mexico, etc. 

 

Source:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/
Emerald_Princess

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Attractions on Emerald Princess


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Guest Services

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Have you got any questions? Our personnel have answers to all of them!
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Library

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We've stocked our ship with an extensive library, including contemporary titles in a wide range of categories and books related to specific cruise itineraries. Princess onboard library has collecti...

Mermaid's Tail

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Want to maximize your pool time and minimize your mealtime? Get a quick and satisfying bite whenever you like at our eatery, or get take-out and dine by the pool. It also sells a small selection of...
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Lotus Spa Pool

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Swim, sun and enjoy yourself in our pool! This is a special pool for adults only.
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Captain's Circle

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Have you got any questions? Our personnel have answers to all of them! For members of the loyalty program.

Facets by Effy

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Facets offers you the ideal gifts to create a lasting memory of your cruise. Choose from a wide selection of the finest brands, including Majorica, Ravello of Beverly Hills, Swarovski, Hubert and K...
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Lotus Spa

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The Lotus Spa offers everything you need pamper yourself, from facials, scrubs and massages to body therapy, body wraps, and Botox and Acupuncture, including a full-service salon.

Fitness Center

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Even while traveling, you can still hit the gym. Fitness Center offers a wide range of classes, including popular options like TRX Suspension Training, cycling, Pilates, yoga, stretch, abs and Body...

Medical Center

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Our medical center is primarily intended to provide acute care for illness and accidents that may occur while on vacation and are not intended to provide long term care for patients with chronic il...

Speakeasy Cigar Lounge

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Whether you're in the mood for a cozy space to sip cocktails with someone special or a swanky place to savor a cigar and make new friends, this place provides it all for you.

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Welcome aboard amazing Emerald Princess ! She is a member of the Princess Cruises Grand-class and Ruby’s and Crown’s sister. This cruise liner was launched on Jun 1, 2006 and christened on the Mother’s Day May 13, 2007 in Athens, Greece. By the way, she got four beautiful godmothers: Florence...