Oasis of the Seas
One of the world’s biggest and most innovative cruise ships, Oasis of the Seas puts a whole new spin on cruising in comfort. Designed around seven incredible neighbourhoods, each one home to an array of unique and interesting activities, there’s always something to keep you entertained onboard. Whether it’s the beautiful surroundings of the Boardwalk with it’s colourful carousel and state-of-the-art Aquatheatre, or the exhilarating adventure of the ziplines and rockwalls, each area is designed around every type of individual.
Ideally suited to families with kids and teens, Oasis of the Seas provides passengers with an action packed resort style cruise.
The innovative new Family Connected Staterooms mean that family and friends can now connect up through three different types of adjoining staterooms, to create a unique home base at sea. The bedrooms are all separate and everyone gets their own bathroom. A great option if you want to spend time with your family but also want to enjoy some quiet time alone.
Loft Suites are the most luxurious accommodation on offer from Royal Caribbean. Set over two levels, their spacious living areas will easily add a touch of indulgence to your holiday.
The suites feature floor to ceiling windows and a private balcony offering unrivalled panoramic views. Comfortably sleeping a family of four, they also feature a private dining area and a dedicated concierge service. All beautifully finished with contemporary art, beautiful fabrics and comfortable leather sofas.
The Royal Loft Suite, the largest accommodation at sea, is ideal for families of up to six, who want to relax in spacious surroundings. Featuring a master bedroom, four twin beds, an indoor dining area, a private balcony- with its own whirlpool- and two bathrooms. All this finished off with a library, baby grand piano and a complimentary concierge service.
Perfect for families, the Sky Lofts are two-deck apartment style suites which feature larger living areas, a dining room for four and spacious balconies with sun loungers. Even better, you can link more than one to accommodate larger groups.
You’ll find the master bedroom and bathroom on the upper level, and the second bedroom on the ground floor. The latter has twin beds that convert to a Royal King bed, and a sofa that converts to a double bed. You’ll also benefit from upgraded facilities and privileges, like priority check-in and complimentary concierge service.
Designed with larger families and groups in mind, accommodating up to 4. The largest cabins onboard, they offer priority boarding, dedicated entertainment seating and private concierge services. A private balcony with ocean views, sitting area with sofa bed, two twin or one king size bed, refrigerator or mini-bar, TV, telephone and private en-suite bathroom with bathtub.
If you’re looking for a room that offers truly breathtaking vistas, look no further than a Balcony Stateroom. Step out onto your very own private balcony and breathe in the fresh sea air, then take in the view, all the way to the horizon, and see the world in a whole new light. Each room includes two twin or one king size bed, refrigerator or mini-bar, TV, telephone and private en-suite bathroom with shower.
Wake up to shimmering sunrises and spend nights gazing across star-studded skies. From an Ocean View room jaw-dropping sights are never far away. Here you can enjoy breathtaking views and watch approaching ports as they drift into view, or enjoy the sweeping ocean vistas over breakfast.
Rooms in this category include view of the ocean, two twin beds or one Royal King size bed, TV and telephone, refrigerator or minibar, private bathroom with shower, vanity area, hair-dryer and room service available 24 hours a day.
The cosy and comfortable interior staterooms are the perfect place to return to after a day’s sightseeing.
Stay close to the heart of the action in a comfy Interior stateroom. Some interior staterooms now have Virtual Balconies which stream real-time footage from the deck into your stateroom.
Each Interior stateroom includes two twin beds or one Royal King size bed, TV and telephone, refrigerator or minibar, private bathroom with shower, vanity area, hair-dryer, room service available 24 hours a day. These affordable rooms are perfect for parties of all sizes.
From casual cafes to traditional fine dining, seafood shacks and healthy bistros; the focus is firmly on choice when it comes to food. Main, speciality and casual options are available, in addition to flexible and traditional seating times
From sushi to sashimi and table-side cooking preparation using Hot Rocks, Royal Caribbean’s Izumi offers guests an exotic Asian-inspired dining experience. Experience a true taste of Japan at sea, with sushi, sashimi and more, all freshly made-to-order from the best ingredients possible.
With an emphasis on freshness and “spa” cuisine for breakfast and lunch or an upscale dinner, Solarium Bistro offers the very best of healthy dining at sea.
The culinary genius and healthy comfort-food Chef behind Solarium Bistro’s menu is Devin Alexander, the bestselling author of eight cookbooks and Chef of NBC’s The Biggest Loser. She brings her unique approach to healthy cooking to the kitchens of Solarium Bistro where dishes are big on flavor and low in calories and fat.
Located in an intimate, exclusive enclave within Chops Grille, this private epicurean experience for up to 16 people treats you to a five-course, upgraded steakhouse menu and wine tasting.
Dinner at Chef’s Table is both experiential and educational, as the Chef de Cuisine specially prepares and presents each course, while explaining its cooking techniques, ingredients and flavours. Then a sommelier pairs every course with wine chosen to enhance your enjoyment of the dish.
From traditional cruise favourites to innovative, first at sea activities; the entertainment onboard offers something for all ages and preferences.
A world first and exclusive to Oasis Class ships, is a truly spectacular experience not to be missed. As show time approaches the boardwalk comes alive with a mesmerising combination of synchronised swimming, high diving acrobatics, trampolining and breathtaking lightshows, with the sky and sea as a backdrop. Two giant screens sit either side of the pool, and the shows are repeated on the Royal Caribbean in-room entertainment system.
Exclusive to Central Park on Oasis and Allure of the Seas, the trellis bar is open air, surrounded by trees and shrubs. During the day it is a tranquil suntrap where refreshing drinks can be enjoyed, and at night it comes alive with street performances and makes a perfect place for a pre-dinner drink.
On Air is the ships dedicated karaoke and sports bar seating located along the Royal Promenade. Decorated in blues, reds and purples with neon style lighting and famous quotes adorning the walls, a number of TVs are suspended above the bar airing sporting events such as NFL games.
Featuring a variety of seating arrangements in front of the stage to enjoy the karaoke performances that take place each night, and during the day a number of trivia competitions take place from logos and mascots trivia to music trivia and the Majority Rules game show.
Dazzles is the ships 2-story music & dancing lounge. With a mirrored ceiling, crushed velvet furnishings and colour changing chandeliers is a quiet venue during the day which comes alive at night with live music and an impressive backdrop view of the Boardwalk, visible through floor to ceiling windows.
The Pinnacle Lounge is a small and nicely appointed lounge with large floor to ceiling glass windows located outside the Viking Crown Lounge on deck 17 and generally used for small private functions (ranging from religious services to wedding receptions for guests getting married or renewing their vows in the Pinnacle Chapel opposite).
Enrichment programs, or ‘Explorer Academy’ classes cover a wide range of topics, from wine tasting to casino tuition.
- Wine tasting - learn about wines from around the world
- Casino tuition - from poker to blackjack, learn how to play some of the casino's most popular games
- Dance and fitness - including yoga, pilates, ice skating and dance
- Cookery - try your hand at cupcake decoration
The ship features a fantastic array of health and fitness facilities including, a spa, a fitness centre, a rock climbing wall and much more.
A range of services and relaxation treatments are available from the Vitality Spa & fitness Centre. The salon, located within the spa area, offers haircuts, styling, manicures, pedicures and teeth whitening. Visit Vitality Spa for massages, reflexology, facials, bodywraps and acupuncture.
Health, fitness and beauty demonstrations are run by qualified professionals during most voyages. The Vitality Wellness Programme offers a holistic approach to well being, with seminars, expert advice, healthy menu options, fitness programmes and spa.
Main Pool: The main pool, designed as a traditional rectangular pool, is located on deck 15 with a maximum depth of 1.45m (4’9”). The pool is surrounded by a selection of loungers and chairs and features two shaded side-by-side whirlpools ideal for relaxing in. The main pool is served by the Pool Bar.
Beach Pool: Designed to look like a beach, this pool has a sloped entry where guests are able to wade into the water or relax in colourful deck chairs under parasols as water rolls gently beneath them. Two shaded whirlpools are either side of the beach for guests who prefer warmer waters. This pool has a maximum depth of 1.35m (4’9”) and is the ships only salt water pool. Drinks can be purchased from the Sand Bar right next to the pool.
Sports Pool: Positioned opposite the H2O Zone on deck 15, has a maximum depth of 4 ft 9 in (1.45m) and is flanked by one whirlpool. With drinks available from the Pool Bar, the pool is used for water team sports including basketball, badminton and water polo in the afternoon whilst the morning hours are dedicated to lap swimming.
The Oasis of the Seas Zip Line stretches 82 feet (25 metres) from one end to the other and is suspended nine decks above the Boardwalk and takes guests on an exhilarating ride across the open-air atrium in around nine seconds!
The Zip Line is complimentary with all the equipment including the harness and helmet provided. It is only operational when manned by members of staff. Booking a reservation in advance is recommended as it is a very popular attraction.
Royal Caribbean International's cruise ships offer a wide range of options for the whole family, as well as a great range of just-for-kids options.
Your trip on board Oasis of the Seas will be an unforgettable memory for your children when they get to meet some of their favourite movie characters.
Get the whole family to pose for photos with Shrek, Fiona, and Po from Kung Fu Panda, or join them on a colourful parade around the deck. They could even join you at the dinner table. Watch Marty, Alex, Gloria, Melman and your other favourite characters from hit film Madagascar mingle with high divers, swimmers and acrobats in the high energy Dreamworks shows. You can also see Dreamwork films on the big screen in amazing 3D, or – if you want some quiet time – back in your stateroom.
More like a mini water park at sea, the H20 Zone features brightly coloured sculptures spraying out water in all directions, an interactive fountain, water cannons, geysers, a circular current pool, a swimming pool fed by a waterfall and two hot tubs. There’s a dedicated pool for infants and toddlers, so the little ones can join in the fun too, plus, lots of handy deck chairs nearby for parents to keep an eye on the kids.
Join your child in the fun of Royal Babies (6-18 months) or Royal Tots (18-36 months) interactive playgroup sessions including music, toys and learning activities, developed by early childhood experts at Fisher-Price. Each 45-minute session offers activities that make playtime learning time as well. Please note, a parent or caregiver must accompany children.
If you fancy a bit of time to yourself, make use of the colourful Royal Babies & Tots Nursery. The littlest guests (aged 6-36 months) are cared for by trained professionals, while enjoying specially designed programs. Daytime and evening drop-off is offered; hourly fee of $6 in the daytime and $8 during the evening applies, and you can book onboard.
With three age-specific groups – Aquanauts (3-5 years), Explorers (6-8 years and Voyagers (9-11 years), this award-winning youth programme is so much fun, kids won’t even notice that it’s educational as well! Events run from morning until ten in the evening every day, kids can make new friends whilst enjoying a whole range of activities and games.
Enjoy the magic of Bubbling Potions, uncover the dinosaur-sized secrets of Jurassic Jr, and take over the ship with the Pirate Party Parade. Parents of three-year olds can opt for pagers so Adventure Ocean staff can stay in touch.
Space Mud, Fossil Fever and Meteorology Madness. Hands-on science gets young minds churning – along with explorations of arts with Adventure Art and Adventure Theatre. Round out the night with dancing through the decades and ice cream for all.
For 9 to 11 year olds there’s a range of cool and educational activities including science experiments, backstage tours and new sports like Gagaball.
Treating teenagers more like adults, this programme is a way for them to meet new friends while they enjoy their favourite pastimes, from morning until 2am. As well as sports, gaming, pool parties, dancing and music, teens have their very own designated areas to hang out in such as The Living Room and Fuel teen night club.
The Living Room is a great space, with chairs and beanbags scattered around the room, surrounded by foosball, Xboxes and a widescreen TV for movies. Teens are allowed to come and go as they please in the Living Room, there no need to sign in or out.
Directly above is Fuel, the teen-only disco. There are dance parties most nights, often with a theme -- Miami night or '90s, for example -- as well as pool parties in the Solarium at the front of the ship.
Special meals can be provided on all ships, when requested in advance, however not all requests are guaranteed. Requests must be submitted no later than 60 days prior to sailing.
A wide range of vegetarian and gluten free meals are available onboard as standard.
Wheelchair accessible staterooms are available on request. These can include electric entrance doors and accessible shower facilities. Priority and assisted boarding is also available on request.
The ship has ramps and lifts on most decks, and hoists are available on request at certain pools and jacuzzis. Please note that passengers must provide their own wheelchairs/scooters or hire from an outside vendor.
There are three distinct types of evening on board: casual, smart casual and formal. Suggested guidelines for these nights are:
Casual: Polo shirts and trousers for men, sundresses or trousers for women.
Smart Casual: Jacket and shirt for men, dresses or trouser suits for women.
Formal: Suits and ties or tuxedos for men, cocktail dresses or trouser suits for women.
There are however certain restaurants onboard which maintain a casual dress code throughout the cruise. On a typical 14 night cruise, 8 nights will be casual, 3 nights will be smart casual and 3 nights will be formal, however this depends upon individual cruise itineraries.
For sailings that depart from a port in Europe, Australia, New Zealand, South America and Asia, the minimum age for purchase and consumption of alcohol is 18. , For any sailing which commences outside of the above stated areas, the minimum drinking age is 21. Therefore any ships departing from or calling at a port in North America the minimum drinking age will be 21.
Passengers who wish to use the spa, casino and adult nightclub must be 18 years or over. Those wishing to use the solarium and whirlpools must be 16 years or over. Under 16s must be accompanied by an adult when attending the theatre.
The following drinks packages are available onboard:
Select Drinks Package - from $40 per person per day (approx £25)- Includes: Beer (a selection of bottle, can and draught), wine by the glass (up to $8 value), fountain soft drinks with souvenir cup and non-alcoholic cocktails.
Premium Drinks Package - from $55 per person per day (approx £35) - Includes: All house spirits with mixer and premium cocktails, beers (a selection of bottle, can and draft), premium wine by the glass (up to $12 value), frozen & non-alcoholic cocktails, fountain soda with souvenir cup, still bottled water (500ml).
Ultimate Drinks Package - from $65 per person per day (approx £40) - Virtually unlimited options. A combination of all the benefits from the Premium and Royal Replenish Packages.
Wine & Dine Package - from $99 per person (approx £60) - Wine enthusiasts can save up to 25% on standard list prices with a multi-bottle Wine Package. Choose from a renowned selection and enjoy your wine in the Main Dining Room, speciality restaurants or the Windjammer Café.
Evian Water Package - from $28.45 per person per day (approx £18.70). Stay perfectly refreshed with Evian 1 litre bottled water, available in quantities of 8, 12, 16 and 24 and delivered conveniently to staterooms, with savings up to 35% on individual bottles.
Juice Package - from $20.15 per person per day (approx £13.20) - Minute Maid bottled juice packages delivered to your stateroom. They're available in a variety of flavours and quantities (6, 8 and 12 bottles) for savings of up to 25% on individual bottles.
Please note: 15% gratuity is included in all package prices.
Recommended gratuities for guests in a Grand suite or above, is advised to be $14.25 per guest per day.
For guests in a Junior suite or a Stateroom it is advised to be $12.00 per guest per day.
A 15 % gratuity will automatically be added to bar bill or wine bills and for services in the Spa or Salon.
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