Cruise News

Freshly made-over Crown Princess has UK in her sights for 2019

Princess Cruises’ 3,080-guest vessel Crown Princess has received a multi-million pound refit that provides the ship new dining venues, a luxury bed in every room and an upgraded spa and fitness centre.

The ship, currently sailing the Mediterranean to be followed by a season in the Caribbean, will be based in Southampton in spring and summer 2019 for a series of round Britain cruises.

Crown Princess
Crown Princess with her signature logo and, below, revamped and renamed food stations Pictures courtesy of Princess Cruises
Crown Princess

The two-week refit comprised:

  • A luxury bed in every room. The bed was created exclusively for Princess Cruises and includes fine linens, enhanced mattress support and a king-size deluxe pillow available with feathers or anti-allergy microfibre.
  • Top-deck outdoor dining venues enhanced and renamed: The Salty Dog Grill (formerly Trident Grill) serving burgers, hot dogs and tacos; Slice (formerly Prego Pizzeria) serving Neapolitan-style pizza and many new items; Coffee & Cones (formerly Sundaes Ice Cream Bar) offering gourmet ice-cream sandwiches, complimentary ice cream cones and speciality coffees; The Mix (formerly Mermaid’s Tale) poolside bar
  • The onboard gym and spa have received modernised equipment and upgraded salon and treatments rooms
  • ‘Club class’ mini-suites, a new premium stateroom category, have been introduced. Club class includes a reserved dining area with expanded menu options in one of the main onboard restaurants, upgraded room amenities and priority embarkation and disembarkation
  • The introduction of new children’s centre activities in association with the Discovery Channel
  • A greater retail choice including a new fine jewellery shop, Effy
  • New carpet, light fixtures and bar TV screens in the casino
  • The line’s signature logo on the ship’s bow
  • The refit, completed at the Grand Bahama shipyard, continues Princess’s £330m investment across the line’s fleet of 17 ships.

    Posted on 7th June 2018 at 09:57 am in Cruise News | Cruise Lines | Princess Cruises |

    Special Offers More..

    Secure a worldwide Holland America cruise for a deposit of just £25

    Secure a worldwide Holland America cruise for a deposit of just £25

    19 February 2019

    Holland America Line has launched a deposit special that for just £25 allows holidaymakers to start planning a cruise to… More...

    Related News More headlines...

    Cruise Briefs - SeaView’s ocean-going headlines

    Cruise Briefs - SeaView’s ocean-going headlines

    07 February 2019

    SeaView Cruises' latest round-up of cruise and river snippets features items from Princess Cruises, MSC Cruises, Royal Caribbean International and… More...

    A new space age as Princess Cruises introduces largest balconies at sea

    A new space age as Princess Cruises introduces largest balconies at sea

    31 January 2019

    The Sky Suites on new ships Sky Princess and Enchanted Princess will feature the largest balconies ever offered by a… More...


    Join our mailing list to receive special offers and the latest news. Sign up...


    Follow Seaview Cruises