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Ruby Princess

Ruby Princess

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Ruby Princess is the newest Caribbean-class ship in the Princess Cruises fleet. Throughout the year this floating hotel can be found cruising in popular destinations such as the Caribbean and Mediterranean.

Almost 80% of the outside cabins aboard Ruby Princess have a private balcony, resulting in a total of about 900 staterooms that have a balcony on this ship. The accommodations on this ship range in size from 163 to 689-square feet, and include interior staterooms, oceanviews, balconies, mini-suites and suites.

There are many dining venues aboard Ruby Princess. For instance, the ship's piazza-style atrium is home to the casual International Cafe, featuring a menu that rotates throughout the day, as well as a wine and seafood bar. Other dining options include the ships two specialty restaurants (see below for details), three main dining rooms (one traditional and two anytime), a large buffet and bistro, the Caribbean-themed Café Caribe, an outdoor hamburger and hot dog grill, a pizzeria and ice cream bar, as well as 24-hour room service.

As far as things to do on a Ruby Princess cruise goes, there's the large Gatsby's Casino (featuring blackjack, roulette, craps, poker and many slot machines), a full-service spa with fitness center, five fresh-water swimming pools (including a swim-against-the-current lap pool), a sports court and jogging track, duty-free boutiques, a nine-hole putting course, two digital golf simulators, many bars and lounges (including Skywalkers Nightclub), as well as a 24-hour Internet Café. Those traveling with children and teens should be happy to learn that there are extensive youth and teen centers on board Ruby Princess.

Ruby Princess Facts

Ship Class: Caribbean Class
Inaugural Year: 2008
Refurbished Year: N/A
Tonnage (GRT): 113,000
Country of Registration: Bermuda
Guest Occupancy*: 3,080
Crew: 1,200
Length: 951 feet
Beam: 118 feet
Passenger Decks: 15
Cruising Speed: 21.5 knots

Staterooms
Total: 1,532
Suites, with balcony: 206
Suites, without balcony: 0
Ocean View, with balcony: 674
Ocean View, without balcony: 218
Inside: 434

Dining Type: Traditional or Anytime

Casino: Yes

*Based on double occupancy
Ship Highlights

Movies Under the Stars
This giant outdoor movie theater, located poolside, has a screen that's 300-square feet in size! Concerts, live sporting events and movies are examples of what may be playing at this venue during a Ruby Princess cruise. During the evenings, staff members can provide guests with comfortable blankets and popcorn.

Lotus Spa
True rest and relaxation can be achieved at Ruby Princess' Asian-themed spa. Among the treatments that are available at the spa are massages, body wraps, facials and acupuncture. Also in this area of the ship is a fantastic fitness center, with state-of-the-art exercise equipment and a variety of fitness classes (such as yoga and pilates).

The Sanctuary
This is an outdoor, spa-inspired area that's just for adults sailing aboard Ruby Princess. While there you can relax on a comfortable lounge chair, under the shade of a large umbrella, and enjoy one of Princess' signature cocktails or a light snack. Also available in this area of the ship are massages in private outdoor cabanas, as well as rentals of pre-loaded personal MP3 players (with noise-canceling headphones).

Specialty Dining
There are two optional, but great, specialty dining restaurants on board Ruby Princess, Sabatini's and the Crown Grill. Sabatini's is an Italian restaurant with a great menu and wine list, while the Crown Grill is the place to be if you're looking for great steak and/or seafood. Both of these restaurants have a per person cover charge.

Ruby Princess Cruise Deals

Check out the cruise deals that we have available on Ruby Princess cruises:
Low Price Guarantee on all Cruises

Low Price Guarantee on all Ruby Princess cruises!

Book any Ruby Princess cruise with us and you'll get the best deal possible, regardless of the ship or sail date! Because of our "Low Price Guarantee," nobody beats our Ruby Princess cruise prices, so look around and you're sure to find the best Ruby Princess cruise deal possible when booking with us!
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Pre-Paid Gratuities on Ruby Princess cruises!

Select reservations qualify for Pre-Paid Gratuities for the 1st & 2nd guest in each stateroom. That's a big savings on a cruise vacation! Go to Step 3 of the online booking process to see which categories qualify.
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Onboard Credit or Cash Back on Ruby Princess!

Get an Onboard Credit or Cash Back when you book a Ruby Princess cruise with us. The value depends on the particular cruise and accommodations you book. Values are listed on Step 3 of the online booking process.
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Special Perks and Gifts

Select Ruby Princess cruises booked with us have special amenities associated with them. Possibilities include bottles of wine and photo vouchers.
Plus, all reservations made with us are automatically entered into the cruise line's system with a complimentary upgrade request.
No Booking Fees

No Booking Fees!

We do not charge booking fees on any cruises! You're sure to enjoy an affordable Ruby Princess cruise when booking with us!
Our special offers on Ruby Princess cruises may not be combinable. Certain restrictions apply to each offer. View terms and conditions during the online booking process.
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Pricing listed above is per person, based on double occupancy in the least expensive accommodations available, are subject to change, may not reflect the most recent pricing, and get updated daily at 4:00 am. Prices don't reflect discounts and special promotions that you may qualify for. Go to Step 3 of the online booking process to view the live pricing and latest sales. Government taxes and fees are additional (viewable on Step 5).
Jump to: Suites - Mini-Suites - Balconies - Oceanviews - Insides
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Guests staying in a full suite aboard Ruby Princess enjoy an array of premium amenities and special suite-only services, including:
• Priority embarkation and disembarkation at tender ports as well as private lounge at the conclusion of the cruise
• Priority onboard shore excursion reservations
• Unlimited wireless internet access and use of the Internet Café
• Complimentary laundry and professional cleaning, and shoe polishing service
• Private portrait sitting with onboard photographer
• Dedicated priority line at the Passenger Services Desk
• Use of the Lotus Spa Thermal Suite, a communal relaxation center
• Exclusive Suite Breakfast served in Sabatini's with a complimentary "Good Morning Mimosa" each morning
• Exclusive Elite Lounge with complimentary hors d'oeuvres
• Extended room service menu with full breakfast, lunch and dinner offerings
• Preferred Traditional or Anytime Dining reservations
• Nightly delivery of deluxe canapés (upon request)
• Afternoon Tea service in suite (upon request)
• Complimentary flower corsage and boutonniere for your first formal night
• Enhanced turndown service with six decadent chocolate dipped strawberries or wrapped chocolates presented on a silver tray
• Separate sitting area & coffee table
• Upgraded balcony furniture with room for four: two comfortable loungers, a table and two chairs
• Complimentary mini-bar set-up
• CD/DVD player with access to a complimentary DVD library
• Comfortable luxury pillow-top mattresses
• Luxury 100% Egyptian cotton, high thread count bed linens
• Pillow menu
• Roomy walk-in closet
• Hot tub in select suites
• Luxury towels and bathrobes
• Fresh flower arrangement
• Upgraded bathroom amenities including bath salts and soothing gel eye mask
• Bathroom with two separate sink and countertop areas, enhanced accent lighting, and a modern glass-paneled shower and hand-held shower head.
Premium Suite Owner's Suite (Category S2)
Approximate Size: 732 square feet
Deck: Aloha

Surrounding you with luxurious accommodations, a spacious suite with balcony includes all the amenities of a mini-suite plus incredible premiums. These include luxury balcony furniture, deluxe canapes, fresh flowers, DVD/CD player, free access to DVD library, two flat-panel TVs, one complimentary mini-bar setup, a roomy walk-in closet, upgraded bathroom amenities, complimentary use of the Lotus Spa Thermal Suite, and complimentary laundry and dry cleaning services
Premium Suite Penthouse Suite (Category S3 and S4)
Approximate Size: 530 square feet
S3 located on Deck: Aloha and Caribe
S4 located on Deck: Riveria

Surrounding you with luxurious accommodations, a spacious suite with balcony includes all the amenities of a mini-suite plus incredible premiums. These include luxury balcony furniture, deluxe canapes, fresh flowers, DVD/CD player, free access to DVD library, two flat-panel TVs, one complimentary mini-bar setup, a roomy walk-in closet, upgraded bathroom amenities, complimentary use of the Lotus Spa Thermal Suite, and complimentary laundry and dry cleaning services
Premium Suite Premium Suite (Category S5)
Approximate Size: 568 square feet
Deck: Lido

Surrounding you with luxurious accommodations, a spacious suite with balcony includes all the amenities of a mini-suite plus incredible premiums. These include luxury balcony furniture, deluxe canapes, fresh flowers, DVD/CD player, free access to DVD library, two flat-panel TVs, one complimentary mini-bar setup, a roomy walk-in closet, upgraded bathroom amenities, complimentary use of the Lotus Spa Thermal Suite, and complimentary laundry and dry cleaning services
Premium Suite Vista Suite (Category S6)
Approximate Size: 482 square feet
Deck: Caribe, Dolphin, and Emerald

Surrounding you with luxurious accommodations, a spacious suite with balcony includes all the amenities of a mini-suite plus incredible premiums. These include luxury balcony furniture, deluxe canapes, fresh flowers, DVD/CD player, free access to DVD library, two flat-panel TVs, one complimentary mini-bar setup, a roomy walk-in closet, upgraded bathroom amenities, complimentary use of the Lotus Spa Thermal Suite, and complimentary laundry and dry cleaning services
Vista Suite Family Suite interconnecting Staterooms with Balcony(Category S8)
Approximate Size: 607 square feet
Deck: Dolphin

Each suite is actually two self-contained staterooms interconnecting through a large living room which leads to an oversized private balcony. Each suite sleeps up to eight people.
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Mini-Suite Mini-Suite with Balcony (Categories MA, MB, MD, and ME)
Approximate Size: 323 square feet
MA, MB, and MD located on Deck: Dolphin
ME located on Deck: Dolphin and Emerald

A mini-suite with balcony is substantially larger than a balcony stateroom. Accommodations include two twin beds that make up into a queen-size bed. A separate sitting area features a sofa bed and desk for lounging, entertaining or writing. Other amenities include a welcome glass of champagne, two televisions, a refrigerator and a walk-in closet. Your full bathroom includes a combined tub and massage shower head.
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Balcony Stateroom Premium Balcony (Categories B1, B2, and B4)
Approximate Size: 271 square feet
B1 and B2 located on Deck: Caribe
B4 located on Deck: Riveria, Baja, Caribe, Dolphin, and Emerald

This impressive stateroom offers the elegance of a balcony with fine patio furniture. It offers all the amenities of a standard oceanview stateroom, plus a spacious closet and desk.
Balcony Stateroom Balcony (Categories BA, BB, BC, BD, BE, and BF)
Approximate Size: 231 square feet
BA located on Deck: Aloha and Baja
BB located on Deck: Riveria, Aloha, and Baja
BC located on Deck: Lido and Riveria
BD located on Deck: Aloha, Baja, and Caribe
BE located on Deck: Riveria, Aloha, Baja, and Caribe

This impressive stateroom offers the elegance of a balcony with fine patio furniture. It offers all the amenities of a standard oceanview stateroom, plus a spacious closet and desk.
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Oceanview Stateroom Oceanview (Categories OB, OC, OE, and OF)
Approximate Size: 179 square feet
OB located on Deck: Emerald
OC located on Deck: Plaza
OE located on Deck: Emerald
OF located on Deck: Emerald and Plaza
Our oceanview stateroom includes all the amenities of an interior double, plus it features a picture window, providing added ambience and memorable views.
Obstructed Oceanview

Obstructed Oceanview (Category OV, OW, OY, and OZ)
Approximate Size: 179 square feet
OV, OW, and OY located on Deck: Emerald
OZ located on Deck: Lido and Emerald


Oceanview staterooms with partially or obstructed views are a great value. They feature a picture window providing natural light and added ambience. You'll find them comfortable and welcoming with all the amenities of an interior stateroom.

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Interior Stateroom Interior Stateroom (Categories IA, IB, IC, ID, IE, and IF)
Approximate Size: 162 square feet
IA located on Deck: Aloha, Baja, and Caribe
IB located on Deck: Riveria, Aloha, Baja, Caribe, and Dolphin
IC located on Deck: Lido, Riveria, Emerald, and Plaza
IE located on Deck: Riveria, Aloha, Baja, Caribe, Dolphin, and Emerald
IF located on Deck: Lido, Riveria, Emerald, and Plaza

Our interior stateroom is a great value. It features two twin beds that make up into a queen-size bed. Other amenities include a refrigerator, television, closet and bathroom with shower.


All descriptions, amenities and services listed above are subject to change. Photos provided are not guaranteed to accurately represent the room listed. Some staterooms in the same category may have different furniture arrangements or be a different size than listed. We reserve the right to correct errors. Please verify all details with the cruise line directly.

Ruby Princess Deck Plans

Click a deck provided below to view it:

Select Deck
Deck 19 - Star
Deck 18 - Sky
Deck 17 - Sports
Deck 16 - Sun
Deck 15 - Lido
Deck 14 - Riviera
Deck 12 - Aloha
Deck 11 - Baja
Deck 10 - Caribe
Deck 9 - Dolphin
Deck 8 - Emerald
Deck 7 - Promenade
Deck 6 - Fiesta
Deck 5 - Plaza
Deck 4 - Gala


Category Legend
S2 Owner's Suite
S3 Penthouse Suite
S4 Penthouse Suite
S5 Premium Suite
S6 Vista Suite
S8 Family Suite interconnecting Staterooms with Balcony
MA Mini-Suite with Balcony
MB Mini-Suite with Balcony
MD Mini-Suite with Balcony
ME Mini-Suite with Balcony
B1 Premium Balcony
B2 Premium Balcony
B4 Premium Balcony
BA Oceanview with Balcony
BB Oceanview with Balcony
BC Oceanview with Balcony
BD Oceanview with Balcony
BE Oceanview with Balcony
BF Oceanview with Balcony
OB Oceanview
OC Oceanview
OE Oceanview
OF Oceanview
OV Obstructed Oceanview
OW Obstructed Oceanview
OY Obstructed Oceanview
OZ Obstructed Oceanview
IA Interior Stateroom
IB Interior Stateroom
IC Interior Stateroom
ID Interior Stateroom
IE Interior Stateroom
IF Interior Stateroom


Deck Plan Key
Symbol Interconnecting staterooms with private balcony (8 persons)
Symbol Will accommodate third and fourth person
Symbol Wheelchair-accessible
Symbol Will accommodate third person
Symbol Two lower beds not convertible to queen; shower only


Deck plans are subject to change. We reserve the right to correct errors. Please verify all information with the cruise line directly.
Deck 7 - Promenade
Ruby Princess Deck Plans

Ruby Princess Photo Gallery

Here's a look at some of the highlights of Ruby Princess:
For photos of staterooms, please click the accommodations tab provided above. Photos are of Emerald Princess, sister ship of Ruby Princess. Ship is subject to modifications.
Crown Grill
Crown Grill
Sabatini's Italian Restaurant
Sabatini's Italian Restaurant
Balcony Stateroom
Balcony Stateroom
Passengers Relaxing Poolside
Passengers Relaxing Poolside
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