Icon of the Seas
5610 Passengers (7514 with upper beds)
About Royal Caribbean International
Royal Caribbean International was founded in 1968 and is the second largest cruise company in the world. All ships offer the latest technology and extraordinary experiences with itineraries to 240 destinations in 61 countries, including Royal Caribbean's private island in the Bahamas "Perfect Day at CocoCay". The ships impress with a variety of sports and leisure activities for young and old. On board, you can also expect tasty meals in the various restaurants paired with attentive service.
About Icon of the Seas
The Icon of the Seas is currently under construction at Meyer Werft Turku, Finland, and will be delivered to the shipping company in 2023. It is the first ship of the Icon class and will set sail in January 2024. The Icon of the Seas, which is powered by LNG (environmentally friendly liquefied natural gas), uses the latest technology to reduce emissions and save energy. The ship offers many familiar and new activities and experiences for guests of all ages, such as the largest water park at sea with six slides or the FlowRider surf simulator. On board incomparable opportunities for relaxation also await you: Enjoy a drink in the largest floating bar "Swim & Tonic" or relax in the first floating infinity pool at sea.
Icon of the Seas facts
Home port: Nassau
Length: 365 m
Tonnage: 250.800 GRT
Internet: available for a free
Smoking: may be permitted in certain areas
Icon of the Seas staterooms
Aboard the Icon of the Seas you have the choice between numerous modern and comfortably furnished staterooms. In addition to the inside and oceanview staterooms with sizes ranging from approx. 14.5 sqm to 24 sqm, you can choose between balcony staterooms with sea view, view of the Central Park or the Surfside. These staterooms are approx. 18 sqm to 26.5 sqm in size. The various suite categories not only offer luxury, but also a unique view of the sea. The sizes of the suites range from the approx. 30 sqm Junior Suites to the approx. 40 sqm Grand Suite to the Owner's Suite and the Icon Loft Suite with a size of approx. 61 sqm. The elegantly furnished Royal Loft Suite with approx. 137.5 sqm even has its own whirlpool on the balcony. The colorful Ultimate Family Townhouse not only impresses with its size of approx. 164.5 sqm, but also with special features such as its own slide or a table tennis table.
Atmosphere aboard Icon of the Seas
The Icon of the Seas is a ship for all age groups, with guests who appreciate a comprehensive range of entertainment and activities getting their money's worth. The audience is international with a majority of American guests. The atmosphere is casual and relaxed, with festive attire expected in the main restaurant on some evenings. If you prefer more casual dining, you can choose to dine in other restaurants on such evenings. Icon of the Seas has eight so-called Neighborhoods, each offering different entertainment or relaxation options, such as the new Neighborhood "Surfside" - a neighborhood especially for families.
Icon of the Seas restaurants
The culinary offer on board includes numerous restaurants, cafés, lounges and bars, where every guest will find what they are looking for. A culinary variety awaits you, ranging from traditional to modern dishes. While the main and buffet restaurants with international cuisine are already included in the price, there is an additional charge for the specialty restaurants. End the day with a cool drink accompanied by Caribbean live music, for example in "The Lime and Coconut Bar", or order a drink in the first floating bar "Swim & Tonic". As for all other services on board, a service surcharge is added to the drink prices.
Entertainment, Sports and Relaxation
The Icon of the Seas offers spectacular attractions for young and old, such as the largest water park at sea (Category 6) with a total of six slides. Muster up all your courage and dare to go down the first free-fall water slide at sea, the Pressure Drop. The Surfside Neighbourhood is a family-friendly area full of activities and fun. The expansive Splashaway Bay Aqua park awaits with a giant water bucket shower, fountains and slides. Face a challenging new obstacle on the climbing wall, Adrenaline Peak, or play a round on the mini golf course. In "The Hideaway", experience beach club atmosphere and a unique view of the sea - in the suspended infinity pool that seems to float at the height of the eighth floor. Enjoy live music and DJ performances on "Chill Island", an oasis with a huge pool, elevated whirlpools, bars and floating loungers. Of course, you also have the option of visiting the classic fitness studio or really pampering yourself in the wellness and spa area (treatments partly for a fee). In the evening, you can marvel at great shows under an enchanting towering waterfall in the AquaDome or enjoy a unique figure skating show in the large ice arena "Absolute Zero".
If you want to experience lots of new and exciting things as well as plenty of action not only on land but also on board, the Icon of the Seas is just right for you. The ship offers guests of all ages many entertainment options - there is something for everyone here. The relaxed atmosphere on board contributes to the well-being just as much as the numerous areas to relax. The combination of fun, adventure and relaxation makes the cruise an unforgettable experience.
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