3300 Passengers (4350 with upper beds)
About Reederei AIDA Cruises
The AIDA fleet has been sailing the world's oceans since 1996 and has been very successful on the German cruise market with a casual and informal concept. There is no fixed table order and you are welcome to leave your formal attire at home. AIDA Cruises convinces with a variety of buffets, a good sports program and varied entertainment. The age structure on board is mixed and depends on the destination. Young couples and families in particular quickly find a connection here. AIDA Cruises is very popular with cruise newcomers, but many guests who have once traveled on an AIDA ship also return again and again enthusiastically. German is spoken almost exclusively on board. By October 2023, all ships in the fleet will be equipped with SpaceX's innovative Starlink broadband service.
The AIDAprima belongs to the mordern AIDA Hyperion ship class and is the sister ship of the AIDAperla. Both ships were built in Nagasaki, Japan. The ship operates various seven-day cruises at the Canary Islands, such as cruises from Gran Canaria or Tenerife. Moreover the ship cruises through the western Mediterranean sea and visits popular harbour towns, such as Rome or Barcelona. With a length of 300 meters and a total of 18 decks, the AIDAprima can accommodate up to 3,300 passengers.
- Ship Class: Hyperion Class
- Inaugural cruise: 2016
- Home port: Genoa
- Length: 300 m
- Tonnage: 125,572 GRT
- Speed: 21.5 knots
- Decks: 18
- Passengers: 3,300
- Crew: 900
- Language: German
- Currency: Euro
- Internet: There is an onboard internet café and wifi (for a fee).
The Hyperion class of the AIDA fleet has an even larger stateroom range with 14 different stateroom variations. The classical inside staterooms can accommodate up to four guests and are about 16 sqm in size. The oceanview staterooms vary between 22 and 23 sqm and can accommodate up to four guests. The veranda staterooms of the AIDAprima are again divided into three categories, which are between 21 and 34 sqm in size. The maximum occupancy of the staterooms varies. The panoramic staterooms, including the veranda, are up to 37 sqm in size and feature a Segafredo coffee machine. The suites on board are between 28 and 115 sqm in size and offer a variety of amenities.
Atmosphere on board of AIDAprima
Whether you are traveling alone or traveling with your family, you will feel right at home. The relaxed and informal atmosphere is the basis of the AIDA Cruises concept for the perfect holiday on the high seas. Guests of all ages feel comfortable on board. The ship invites to both, sports and recreation and relaxation. Special highlights of the Hyperion class are waiting to be discovered.
Culinary variety is offered on board: There are 5 different self-service restaurants offering tasty buffets and 3 speciality restaurants where you will be served in a friendly manner. In addition, there are 3 more à la carte restaurants where fantastic menus are created for an extra charge. Reservations for these should be made on board in good time. There is a restaurant for every taste on board. Numerous bars invite you to enjoy a variety of drinks and nice conversations with your fellow passengers and round off the culinary offer all around. New on board is the vergan restaurant. In this à la carte restaurant you can enjoy healthy dishes made primarily from plant-based ingredients.
Entertainment, sports & relaxation
New highlights, such as the activity deck with the "Racer" water slide over four decks or a climbing garden await guests aboard this ship class. The exclusive spa with a total of five saunas, fireplace room, two sundecks, Jacuzzis and much more, attracts those seeking for relaxation. Also for sporty actives the AIDAprima offers sufficient possibilities. So you can work out in the large fitness area on modern cardio and weight equipments or participate in various workshops and courses. The AIDA Plaza, the shopping mall on board, offers on two decks a great variety of great shops, nails spa, restaurants and street performers. Here you can expect great shopping experiences. For friends of the theater the Theatrium, like the other ships in the AIDA fleet, offers great evening entertainment. The 360-degree stage and the latest equipment provide entertainment in a whole new dimension. The "Spray Bar by Moët & Chandon" champagne bar invites you for a sparkling refreshment in a luxurious ambience.
The Hyperion class of the AIDA fleet offers everything the heart of a cruise passenger desires. In addition to sports and action there is entertainment for every taste, numerous culinary highlights as well as rest and relaxation in the spacious spa area. The atmosphere is relaxed and informal, which is appreciated by the growing circle of AIDA fans.
Our rating of the AIDAprima:
|Comfort and luxury|
|Sports and fitness|
|Spa and wellness|
Our customers say:
|Overall rating of ship|