Island Princess is a cruise ship for the Princess Cruises line. She is the sister ship to Coral Princess and together they are the only Panamax ships in Princess’s fleet together with their R-class vessels and Sun-class ships. She was constructed at Chantiers de l’Atlantique, France.

Island Princess is a fabulous floating resort designed to make your stay onboard truly memorable. This vessel has 90% ocean-view staterooms – with over 700 balconies and a wrap-around Promenade Deck.

So, after being mesmerized by the scenery off the bow, get dazzled by the entertainment in the state-of-the-art lounges and a myriad of dining options.

Island Princess is your own private retreat on the sea. Whether you crave relaxation or exhilaration, you’ll find the soothing Lotus Spa, live entertainment, gourmet cuisine, casino gaming, and more. And for a special treat, try the Bayou Café and Steakhouse, which features New Orleans-inspired Cajun and Creole cuisine.

Make your vacation truly yours on a Princess MedallionClass cruise that features next-level technology, now on all ships. Enjoy fast, reliable Wi-Fi, TrulyTouchless experiences, food, and drinks delivered wherever you are and so much more.

A 2015 dry dock added 121 staterooms and reorganized and refurbished certain public areas of Island Princess to accommodate the new cabins. The Horizon Court was remodeled to improve passenger flow, and its updated design includes the addition of an Italian pastry shop.

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Island Princess

Island Princess

Island PrincessSuite accommodation. Featuring queen bed, flat screen tv, wet bar, sitting area, and two tables.

Island Princess

Island Princess

Island Princess

Full Specification

Name Island Princess
Owner Carnival Corporation & plc
Operator Princess Cruises
Port of registry London, UK
Route Panama CanalAlaska
Ordered 1999
Builder Chantiers de l’Atlantique
Cost US$330 million
Laid down 2001
Launched July 2, 2002
Christened July 11, 2003 Canada Place, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
Completed June 18, 2003
Maiden voyage July 12, 2003
In service July 12, 2003
Refit September 1, 2010 [1]
Homeport Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada and Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.
Identification
Status In service
General characteristics
Class and type Coral-class cruise ship
Tonnage 91,627 GT
Length 294 m (964 ft)
Beam
  • 32 m (106 ft) (waterline)
  • 37 m (122 ft) (bridge wings)
Height 62 m (204 ft)
Draught 7.9 m (26 ft) [2]
Decks 16 (12 for passengers)
Installed power
Propulsion
Speed 21 knots (39 km/h; 24 mph)[2]
Capacity 2,214 (double occupancy) passengers
Crew 900

 

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