New Sky Princess and Enchanted Princess to Introduce All New
Sky Suites Offering Guests Expansive Vistas on Largest Balconies
SANTA CLARITA, Calif. (January 28, 2019) –
Princess Cruises, a pioneer in building cruise ships specifically designed to
include an array of the most sought-after shipboard features – the private
balcony – continues to innovate by introducing the cruise industry's largest
balconies at sea, available when sailing in the Sky Suites onboard the new Sky
Princess, launching in October 2019.
Two Sky Suites accommodations available
now for booking onboard Sky Princess, as well as the cruise line's next new
ship, Enchanted Princess, are centrally located on the top decks – the apex of
the ship and feature the largest private balconies ever offered by any cruise
line. Measuring 1,012 square feet (starboard side Sky Suite) and 947 square
feet (port side Sky Suite), the furnished balconies will provide a private
vantage of the ship's Movie Under the Stars screen and create the ultimate
space for entertaining. The two suites will also offer 270-degree panorama
views and have sleeping capacity for five guests, and more room for gathering
-- making them ideal for families.
the way on many innovations in the cruise industry, evolving to meet the needs
of today's vacationer and of all of our new stateroom innovations, we've never
seen such immediate demand as we are for these Sky Suites," said Jan Swartz,
Princess Cruises president. "Our global fleet offers one of the highest
percentages of balcony staterooms in the industry, across all cabin categories
and now we're eager for the arrival of the industry's largest balconies at sea,
inviting guests to relax privately or host their very own en-suite celebrations
Sky Suites feature two bedrooms, two bathrooms and
a dining area with a sky-light to the stars. Before Sky Suite guests board
their cruise ship, they can take advantage of a pre-cruise, shoreside
concierge. Once onboard, guests will also enjoy Sanctuary services on
their balcony, a private suite experience manager, complimentary access to the Lotus
Spa's Enclave, enhanced ultimate balcony dining and even a deluxe telescope
for Discovery Stargazing at Sea. More exclusive Sky Suites
services will be announced in the coming months.
Sky Princess debuts in the Mediterranean in
October 2019 and Enchanted Princess sets sail in Europe in 2020. Both cruise
ships, carrying 3,660 guests, will include the best of the stunning features
found on - Royal Princess, Regal Princess and Majestic Princess - as well as
new offerings that represent an evolution of the current ships' designs.
Additional Sky Princess features include:
your vacation experience better because it's easier resulting in an effortless,
enjoyable and memorable experiences on the first vessel built from the ground
up to deliver a new level of personalized service. Enabled by the OceanMedallion,
this complimentary wearable device will elevate the guest experience by allowing
guests more time to enjoy doing what they love on a cruise vacation.
entertainment offerings, including new jazz lounge Take Five, the
popular Vista Lounge, an enhanced Princess Theatre, and new exclusive
World-class dining with more than 25
restaurants and bars onboard. From the World Fresh Marketplace to guest
favorites like the Crown Grill Steakhouse and Sabatini's Italian Trattoria,
offering the Northern Italian flavours of acclaimed chef, Angelo Auriana.
eight private cabanas – offering an adults-only area for rest and relaxation.
The Enclave at
Lotus Spa. Sky
Princess will include Princess's largest thermal suite at sea – featuring a
stunning hydrotherapy pool, heated stone beds, Turkish bath and dry, steam, and
A video of the exterior and interior of the Sky
Suites can be viewed here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WZnaeTNDKFg&feature=youtu.be
about Princess Cruises is available through a professional travel advisor, by
calling 1-800-PRINCESS (1-800-774-6237), or by visiting the
company's website at princess.com.
About Princess Cruises
One of the best-known names in cruising,
Princess Cruises is a global premium cruise line and tour company operating a
fleet of 17 modern cruise ships, carrying two million guests each year to more
than 380 destinations around the globe, including the Caribbean, Alaska, Panama
Canal, Mexican Riviera, Europe, South America, Australia/New Zealand, the South
Pacific, Hawaii, Asia, Canada/New England and World Cruises. A team of professional
destination experts has created more than 150 award-winning itineraries,
ranging in length from three to 111 days and Princess Cruises has been
continuously recognized as "Best Cruise Line for Itineraries."
Princess Cruises continues its multi-year,
"Come Back New Promise" – a $450 million-dollar product innovation
and cruise ship renovation campaign that will continue to enhance the line's
onboard guest experience. These enhancements result in more moments of awe,
lifetime memories and meaningful stories for guests to share from their cruise
vacation. The product innovations include partnerships with award-winning Chef
Curtis Stone; engaging entertainment inspired shows with Broadway-legend
Stephen Schwartz; immersive activities for the whole family from Discovery and
Animal Planet that include exclusive shore excursions to onboard activities;
the ultimate sleep at sea with the award-winning Princess Luxury Bed and much
Three new Royal-class ships are currently on
order with the next new ship, Sky Princess, under construction scheduled for
delivery in October 2019. Princess recently announced that two new (LNG) ships
which will be the largest ships in the Princess fleet, accommodating
approximately 4,300 guests with expected delivery in 2023 and 2025.
Princess now has five ships arriving over the next six years between 2019 &
2025. The company is part of Carnival Corporation & plc (NYSE/LSE: CCL;
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