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Enchantment of the Seas

Capacity
2252
Crew
852
Tonnage
82 910
Length
301.36 m (988.71 ft)
First voyage
1997
Decks
11

Enchantment of the Seas is a Vision-class cruise ship operated by Royal Caribbean International.

In September 2017, Enchantment of the Seas evacuated the company’s employees and their families from Miami endangered by Category 5 hurricane.

Propellers

The two propellers are highly skewed fixed pitch types, manufactured in Sweden. Enchantment of the Seas and her sister ship Grandeur of the Seas were the first two major cruise ships to... Read more

Enchantment of the Seas

Cruiseline: 
Capacity (DO): 
2252
Crew: 
852
Tonnage: 
82 910
Length: 
301.36 m (988.71 ft)
Beam: 
106 ft (32.31 m)
First voyage: 
1997
Decks: 
11

Enchantment of the Seas is a Vision-class cruise ship operated by Royal Caribbean International.

In September 2017, Enchantment of the Seas evacuated the company’s employees and their families from Miami endangered by Category 5 hurricane.

Propellers

The two propellers are highly skewed fixed pitch types, manufactured in Sweden. Enchantment of the Seas and her sister ship Grandeur of the Seas were the first two major cruise ships to be equipped with a Dynamic Positioning System frequently used to maintain position while in port, particularly when tender boats are used.

Refits

In 2005, the Enchantment of the Seas was overhauled. Part of overhaul included stretching the vessel by cutting it in two amidship and adding a 73-foot (22 m) long section. Enchantment of the Seas entered dry dock at Keppel Verolme shipyards in Rotterdam on 15 May 2005. The mid-body extension section was built at Aker Finnyards ahead of time, allowing the construction to be done in just over a month.

The ship resumed service on 7 July 2005, less than two months after entering dry dock. The new section added included 151 new passenger cabins.

When the extension project was approved, an extension of Enchantment of the Seas's sister ship, Grandeur of the Seas was also planned, with tentative plans to extend other ships in the Vision class (and possibly throughout the fleet). However, while the Enchantment of the Seas project was successful it proved to be prohibitively expensive, and all future extension projects have been cancelled. Instead, the Voyager class was extended on paper, and the Freedom class was created, utilising the shipyard capacity previously booked for the Vision class extensions.

In December 2012, Enchantment of the Seas went into drydock in Freeport, Bahamas for a further refurbishment.

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MS_Enchantment_of_the_Seas

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Attractions on Enchantment of the Seas


Bar

Average: 5.3 (3 votes)
If you are looking for a true bar on the board of this great ship, our doors will be open for you, but be careful, you won't notice how the evening turns into the morning thanks to good company and...
Photo by Royal Caribbean International

Centrum

Average: 4.8 (4 votes)
The Centrum, a seven-story atrium surrounded by bars, lounges and unique shops which offer an array of merchandise ranging from perfume and jewelry to liquor and cruise wear. It's the best compared...
Photo by Royal Caribbean International

Solarium

Average: 4.2 (9 votes)
The indoor/outdoor pool and lounge area can be covered during inclement weather by a huge glass roof.
Photo by Royal Caribbean International

Movie Screen

Average: 3 (1 vote)
Watch first-run movies and big time sporting events the way they were meant to be seen- poolside, under the stars. A screen hoisted above the main pool area will showcase all the larger-than-life a...

Vita course

Average: 1.3 (3 votes)
Runners and walkers follow the quarter-mile jogging path to four fitness zones that focus on stretching, cardio, agility and toning.
Photo by Royal Caribbean International

Shore Excursions

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Explore every port-of-call with Explorations! shore excursions, the best way to have fun outside the ship. Stop by the Shore Excursion desk to book or for more details.

Photo Gallery

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Check out the moments that our ship photographers have captured onboard in our photo gallery. A great memento for families and couples.
Photo by Royal Caribbean International

Nursery

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Parents love our new colorful nursery where our littlest guests can be left in the care of our trained professionals, to enjoy specially-designed programming and playgroups designed by Fisher-Price...
Photo by Royal Caribbean International

Boleros Lounge

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Follow the Latin beat and find yourself in a nighttime hot spot where you can keep up with live music and cool down with a mojito or caipirinha.
Photo by Royal Caribbean International

Centrum Shops

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Distinctive storefronts offer an array of merchandise ranging from logo items, perfume and jewelry to liquor and cruise wear.