PRINCESS CRUISES

Princess Cruises is an English-American cruise line owned by Carnival. Registered in Bermuda it is based in Santa Clarita, California.

PRINCESS CRUISES SHIPS

The Royal Class ships a Carnival ship, essentially operated by Princess Cruises. The lead ship is the Royal Princess and they have been hugely successful but it is unlikely there will be more of these as Carnival have now moved to a larger class of ship. The Excellence Class will become their main class of new family cruise ships across the brands although their are still two being built.

  • Royal Princess (2013)
  • Regal Princess (2014)
  • Britannia (2015)
  • Majestic Princess (2017)
  • Sky Princess (2019)
  • The Enchanted Princess will be in service 2020 and
  • the Final Princess in 2022

Britannia was built by Fincantieri at its shipyard in Monfalcone, Italy. They are all 330 meters long, have 15 decks and carry 3,600 guests weighing approx 143,000 GT.

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Royal Princess – Guests 3,560 Crew 1,346 Built 2013

This ship is the same as the Britannia.

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Princess cruise ships are still represented in reception of the Southampton P&O building.

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Regal Princess – the setting of the first series of THE CRUISE (sister to Britannia)

Take a look around this Britannia clone, the Regal Princess, 

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Princess cruise ships are still represented in reception of the Southampton P&O building.

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Majestic Princess – the newest version of the Britannia – Royal class ship

The Majestic Princess is very new to the fleet having arrived last year,

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Arabian Cruise Destinations YouTube Channel – from shopping in Dubai to…..

  Arabia has opened up to cruising, and it is a great way to go shopping in Dubai.

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SKY PRINCESS – Peter gets on board

The new Royal Class ship to the fleet is the sister ship to the

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The Grand class is a Princess / P&O class for Carnival. The class has developed and therefore has sub classes but they are essentially the same ship. In the main they have been built by Fincantieri in Monfalcone and Trieste, Italy.

They are essentially 290 meters long, they have 17 to 19 decks, with 13 to 15 decks as passenger decks. Capacity carries from 2,600 to  first vessel, the Grand Princess, entered service in 1998.

  • Grand Princess (1998)
  • Golden Princess (2001)
  • Star Princess (2002)
  • Diamond Princess (Gem sub class) 2004
  • Sapphire Princess (Gem sub class) 2004
  • Caribbean Princess (Caribbean sub class) 2004
  • Crown Princess (Crown sub class) 2006
  • Emerald Princess (Crown sub class) 2007
  • Ruby Princess (Crown sub class) 2008
  • Ventura (Ventura sub class) 2008
  • Azura (Ventura sub class) 2010

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As cruisers, we might all agree that it’s safer to go on a cruise ship at the moment than on any form of public transport

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Halloween

Just wanted to say Happy Halloween.

The incredible history of Princess Cruises (P&O) & The Love Boat!

Princess cruise ships are still represented in reception of the Southampton P&O building.

Grand Princess

At US$450 million, the Grand Princess was the largest and most expensive passenger ship ever built when launched in 1998. The first Grand Class ship, and has a darker wood interior to the the later ships in this class. Refurbished in Dec 2016, she carries 2,600 guests in 1,301 cabins over 17 decks. She can […]

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Diamond Princess – twin ship to Sapphire

The Diamond Princess is very much a family ship.

The incredible history of Princess Cruises (P&O) & The Love Boat!

Princess cruise ships are still represented in reception of the Southampton P&O building.

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Princess Cruises from Southampton

Princess cruises are still housed in the P&O building

Sapphire Princess, a smaller Grand Class ship

Based in Southampton, with sailings from Southampton, the Sapphire Princess 

The incredible history of Princess Cruises (P&O) & The Love Boat!

Princess cruise ships are still represented in reception of the Southampton P&O building.

Hamburg Christmas Market – can I travel? Is it on?

As cruisers, we might all agree that it’s safer to go on a cruise ship at the moment than on any form of public transport

CRUISE CHAT GROUPS by Doris Visits on Facebook

If you like cruise chat groups on Facebook we have some good news.

Halloween

Just wanted to say Happy Halloween.

Panama Canal – Partial Transit or Full Transit?

The canal is there to cut across from the Pacific to the Atlantic, or from Colón to Panama City.

Caribbean Princess

The clue is in the name, the Caribbean Princess pretty much stays in the Caribbean

The incredible history of Princess Cruises (P&O) & The Love Boat!

Princess cruise ships are still represented in reception of the Southampton P&O building.

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As cruisers, we might all agree that it’s safer to go on a cruise ship at the moment than on any form of public transport

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Crown Princess – Jo’s Cabin Tour

Although there are many cabin types available on the Crown Princess,

The incredible history of Princess Cruises (P&O) & The Love Boat!

Princess cruise ships are still represented in reception of the Southampton P&O building.

Crown Princess – Official film

Launched in 2006 the Crown Princess is a Grand class cruise ship very much the sister ship of Emerald Princess, Ruby Princess, Azura and Ventura

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The incredible history of Princess Cruises (P&O) & The Love Boat!

Princess cruise ships are still represented in reception of the Southampton P&O building.

Emerald Princess

One of the Princess ships that offers sailings from Southampton. Emerald Princess entered service in April 2007 and was refurbished in Dec 2015 (written March 2018). She has sister ships that include Ruby Princess and Crown Princess, but unlike her sister ships at P&O the Azura and Ventura she features two nightclubs. Princess cruises have been described […]

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Ruby Princess – sister ship to the Azura and Ventura

Ruby Princess is possibly the ship that the adventure, very romantic novel

Ruby Princess Cruise Ship – Elizabeth goes cruising again for Doris Visits

The twin sister of the familiar Azura and Ventura. We always enjoy sharing with you David’s gentle films of the cruise ships he and Elizabeth have been on. This time it is the Ruby Princess which is a Grand Class Cruise ship, very similar to the Azura and Ventura so you can compare those passenger tour videos. […]

The incredible history of Princess Cruises (P&O) & The Love Boat!

Princess cruise ships are still represented in reception of the Southampton P&O building.

These two Panamax ships were built at Chantiers de l’Atlantique, France. 294m long ships with 17 decks, 12 for passengers they hold approx 1950 guests with 900 crew and travel at 21 / 22 knots max.

  1. Coral Princess (2002)
  2. Island Princess (2003)

Queen Victoria. All passenger area video tour.

When the hull was laid for the Queen Victoria, the fourth Vista Class ship,

The incredible history of Princess Cruises (P&O) & The Love Boat!

Princess cruise ships are still represented in reception of the Southampton P&O building.

Coral Princess – Panama Canal experience

One of the only two Panamax ships operated by Princess Cruises,

Panama Canal – Partial Transit or Full Transit?

The canal is there to cut across from the Pacific to the Atlantic, or from Colón to Panama City.

Hamburg Christmas Market – can I travel? Is it on?

As cruisers, we might all agree that it’s safer to go on a cruise ship at the moment than on any form of public transport

CRUISE CHAT GROUPS by Doris Visits on Facebook

If you like cruise chat groups on Facebook we have some good news.

Hamburg Christmas Market – can I travel? Is it on?

As cruisers, we might all agree that it’s safer to go on a cruise ship at the moment than on any form of public transport

CRUISE CHAT GROUPS by Doris Visits on Facebook

If you like cruise chat groups on Facebook we have some good news.

Halloween

Just wanted to say Happy Halloween.

Queen Victoria. All passenger area video tour.

When the hull was laid for the Queen Victoria, the fourth Vista Class ship,

The incredible history of Princess Cruises (P&O) & The Love Boat!

Princess cruise ships are still represented in reception of the Southampton P&O building.

Island Princess

The 16 deck Island Princess is the sister ship to Coral Princess,  a Panamax ship

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CRUISE CHAT GROUPS by Doris Visits on Facebook

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Hamburg Christmas Market – can I travel? Is it on?

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CRUISE CHAT GROUPS by Doris Visits on Facebook

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As cruisers, we might all agree that it’s safer to go on a cruise ship at the moment than on any form of public transport

CRUISE CHAT GROUPS by Doris Visits on Facebook

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