8 reasons to try Caribbean Princess

Caribbean Princess has undergone a $8.2 million makeover in the past few years. Here is a look at some fantastic editions to the cruise ship.

1. Sweet dreams with the Luxury Princess Bed

Sleep expert, Dr. Micahel Breus, and designer, Candice Olson, have created these scientifically-engineered beds to guarantee a blissful night’s sleep whilst aboard.  

These beds are being rolled out across the whole fleet over the next few years.the-princess-luxury-bed-1-1600

2. Enhanced Movies Under the Stars

Without getting too technical, a new screen has being installed to double the picture definition, optimise brightness that alters according to day or night, 160-degree Extreme Wide Angle Viewing and an improved sound system to enhance the experience of watching movie blockbusters under the stars.muts-1-1600

3. World Fresh Marketplace

Breakfast, lunch and dinner options are available here.  

The breakfast pancake station sounds inviting as well as the promise of comfort foods at dinner.world-fresh-marketplace-v2-3-768

4. Get in The Mix

Head to the top deck to enjoy this vibrant new bar with a festival atmosphere called The Mix. the-mix-2-1600

5. Chow down at the Salty Dog

For a quick, easy and delicious lunch, visit the new Salty Dog Grill.  

There will be even more options available beyond the standard burgers and hot dogs like street tacos and loaded fries.salty-dog-grill-4-768

6. New American BBQ option

Planks BBQ serves a variety of BBQ meats, chilli, coleslaw and seasoned fries on ‘planks’ for a cover charge of $12 per person.  

Here you can also enjoy buffet-style breakfasts and lunches at no extra charge.planks-bbq-5-768

7. Things are getting steamy

If you love the Crab Shack, then Steamers is a must.  Think heaped bowls of seafood like mussels, clams, scallops, shrimp, crab and lobster that will be sure to tempt your taste buds.

Prices start at $12 per person and the option of lobster tails and crab claws for an additional $10.steamers-seafood-4-768

8. Ocean Medallion Class

This innovation in cruise technology on Caribbean Princess is sure to enhance your cruising experience. It comes as a quarter-size disc that you can wear as a wristband, pendant, clip or simply placed in your pocket.  

It will open your stateroom, upload your documentation, set your cruise preferences and help you to locate members of your party.ocean-medallion-640x420

Visit princess.com for further information about the transformation and future itineraries.


Laura is a UK cruise blogger based in Cornwall, UK. She founded Cruise Lifestyle in 2016 to share useful advice about cruising, destinations and food.
Last port visited: Bridgetown, Barbados
Next port of call: unknown, but she can’t wait for cruising to resume safely!

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