Launched in 1998, Grand Princess is a deluxe cruise ship owned and operated by Princess Cruises. Grand Princess is the main cruise ship in the Princess Cruise fleet and when she was built she was the largest and most expensive cruise ship ever built. Numerous bars, restaurants, shops and exciting features ensure the ultimate cruise for passengers who like to travel in optimum comfort and style. The ship has a capacity for 3,100 passengers and 1,100 crew members and sails throughout Europe in the summer months before transferring to The Caribbean for winter cruises. Grand Princess is beautifully decorated with a sophisticated and elegant interior throughout the ships lounges and public areas. Very similar to her sister ship, Golden Princess, Grand Princess has also had a recent refurbishment with new features added, including the outdoor movie screen which shows all latest movies, sporting events and concerts.
Dining Options On-Board Grand Princess
24 hours a day, numerous dining options offer passengers a varied selection of food, including traditional dining room, specialty restaurants, buffets, grills, cafes, snack bars and 24 hour room service. Traditional dining rooms serve meals at set times each day with a diverse selection of international dishes on offer and a menu which changes daily. Various specialty restaurants offer guests a wide choice of cuisines, including The Italian Restaurant for traditional Italian dishes and The Crown Grill with a large selection of Steak and Seafood.
For passengers who prefer less formal dining, Grand Princess offers various buffet restaurants, outdoor patio’s for al-fresco dining under the stars or cafes and snack bars for food on the go. Guests can visit The Horizon Court and Bistro Or Vines, an exclusive wine and seafood bar. A brand new specialty tea lounge, Leaves is great for afternoon teas for passengers to catch up with friends and relax in a comfortable environment.
Evening Entertainment On-Board Grand Princess
Grand Princess is renowned for it’s extensive entertainment scene, with stunning performances from some of the best entertainers around. With two large theatre’s and a large performing lounge, passengers can enjoy regular cabarets, broad-way shows, dancing and live music. Regular famous musicians and bands often perform throughout the ship, including the fantastic ‘Mud Sharks’, a popular Canadian band.
Passengers who want to stay up a bit later will love the new nightclub, One5 where they can dance away the night to all the latest mixes and tunes from on-board DJ’s. For relaxing and unwinding at the end of a fun packed day, passengers can head to one of the relaxing lounges such as Crooners Bar and Churchill Lounge with comfortable sofa’s and relaxing music as they sip a chilled glass of wine or ice cold beer.Grand Princess,