Princess Cruises, Golden Princess
- Occupancy: 2,600
- Crew and staff: 1,100
- Tonnage: 108,865
- Length: 290m
- Cruise Speed: 22.5 knots
- Launched: 2001
- Refurbished 2012
Food & Drink
There are three main dining rooms on board and guests can choose whether to enjoy the traditional dining with fixed seating and time or anytime dining, and eat when and where they wish. For even more choice, guests can enjoy the premium option of the Crown Grill steakhouse or savour sumptuous Italian cuisine in Sabatini’s.
The Italian-style Piazza can be found at the heart of the ship and hosts a number of dining venues including Vines Bar, where guests can enjoy fine wines and tapas, and The International Café serves delicious pastries, snacks and hot beverages.
The Grand Casino has the atmosphere of a European Casino and features a range of table top games including roulette and blackjack as well as a variety of slot machines. The Wheelhouse bar features and nautical theme and live musicians play as guests take to the dancefloor. The Vista Show Lounge plays host to a variety of performers with an intimate cabaret-club atmosphere. For even more epic performances there are an array of production shows performed in the Princess theatre throughout the cruise. The music never stops at Skywalkers, and guests can dance and enjoy the beats late into the night.
There are four pools to be found on the upper deck of the ship. The Lotus Pool with a relaxing spa-atmosphere, and the Calypso Reef and Pool has a retractable roof while the Terrace Pool offers spectacular views from the aft of the ship. Neptune’s Reef and Pool is the largest on board and transforms into an outdoor film theatre for Movies Under the Stars.
Guests can fill their days with an assortment of sporting activities from swimming, putting on the nine-hole course, working out in the gym or playing basketball or tennis on the sports court.
There are plenty of spaces for quiet reflection on board and the Library provides a wide range of books to perfectly pass the time.