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Vision of the Seas

Vision of the Seas

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Vision of the Seas is Royal Caribbean's youngest Vision Class cruise ship. Throughout the year, this ship can be found cruising in some of the world's most desirable vacation destinations, such as the Mediterranean, Northern Europe and South America. In all, a Vision of the Seas cruise is sure to provide you with a fantastic, fun-filled and affordable cruise vacation.

Recently refurbished in October of 2013, Vision of the Seas now boasts many modern attractions that have made Royal Caribbean an industry leader. These include an outdoor poolside movie screen and Concierge Club/Diamond Lounge. Many dining options have been added including Park Cafe, Chef's Table, Chops Grille, Izumi Asian-fusion cuisine, and Giovanni's Table Italian restaurant.

While on a Vision of the Seas cruise, you'll see that there's a variety of great entertainment venues and things to do. For instance, the ship has as two-level main show lounge (Masquerade Theatre) where you can see a live show on each night of the cruise. Possible performances include Broadway-style production shows, comedians, magicians, musicians, acrobats and even game shows (that often involve the participation of audience members). Also on board Vision of the Seas is a large casino, rock-climbing wall, swimming pools, whirlpools, an adult-only Solarium, internet cafe and photo gallery.

Among Vision of the Seas' many bars and lounges are the Schooner Bar and Viking Crown Lounge, which are both signature venues found aboard the Royal Caribbean fleet. Other venues are the Showboat Lounge, the Champagne Bar, and Some Enchanted Evening Lounge.

There are many dining options aboard Vision of the Seas. The ship's two-level main dining room, Aquarius, is where guests typically have dinner on each night of the cruise. Also on board this ship is the Windjammer Café, as well as convenient 24-hour room service.

Vision of the Seas is scheduled to receive a variety of enhancements on October 23, 2013. An outdoor movie screen will be added to the ship, as will a few dining venues (including Chef's Table, Chops Grille, and Izumi Asian Cuisine). New staterooms will be added to the ship, and many staterooms will be updated. A nursery, Concierge Club, and Diamond Lounge will also be added to Vision of the Seas.

Vision of the Seas Facts

Ship Class: Vision Class
Maiden Voyage: May 2, 1998
Refurbished Year: 2013
Tonnage (GRT): 78,340
Country of Registration: Bahamas
Guest Occupancy*: 2,000
Crew: 742
Length: 915 feet
Beam: 105.6 feet
Passenger Decks: 11
Cruising Speed: 22 knots

Staterooms
Total: 999
Suites, with balcony: 97
Ocean View, with balcony: 132
Ocean View, without balcony: 366
Inside, Atrium View: 0
Inside: 404

Dining Type: Traditional or My Time Dining

Casino: Yes

*Based on double occupancy (2,416 total guests)
Ship Highlights

Casino Royale
There are many games available at Vision of the Seas' large casino. For instance, while there you can play blackjack, poker, roulette, craps and a variety of slot machines. During a typical cruise you're also able to take part in exciting gaming tournaments, such as Texas Hold'em.

Rock-Climbing Wall
One of the most popular areas of the ship is its large rock-climbing wall. It's a great place to have some fun with your family and friends, while on a Vision of the Seas cruise. There are paths of various difficulty levels, to ensure that guests of all skills are able to give it a shot.

Adventure Ocean® Youth Facilities
Because Royal Caribbean is such a family-friendly cruise line, there are special areas of Vision of the Seas that are just for your children and teens. There's a spacious playroom that's filled with games, toys and fun activities for your kids to take part in. Parents should be happy to learn that Royal Caribbean has a wonderful staff of well-trained employees that supervise their youth program. Also on board this ship is a video arcade and teen center, where your teens can meet new friends and have a great time!

Vision of the Seas Cruise Deals

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Pre-Paid Gratuities on Vision of the Seas 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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Vision of the Seas Onboard Credit Sale!

Get an Onboard Credit when you book a Vision of the Seas cruise with us. The value of the Onboard Credit depends on the particular cruise and accommodations you book. Onboard Credit values are listed on Step 3 of the online booking process.
No Booking Fees

No Booking Fees!

We do not charge booking fees on any cruises! You're sure to enjoy an affordable Vision of the Seas cruise when booking with us!
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Jump to: Suites - Balconies - Oceanviews - Insides
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Royal Suite Royal Suite (Category RS)
Approximate Size: 1,176 square feet, with a 138 square foot balcony
Located on: Deck 8 and 10

Separate bedroom with king-size bed, private balcony, whirlpool bathtub, living room with sofa bed and baby grand piano.
Owner's Suite Owner's Suite (Category OS)
Approximate Size: 515 square feet, with a 116 square foot balcony
Located on: Deck 8 and 10

Two twin beds (can convert into Royal King-size), private balcony, private bathroom with bathtub, and a separate living area with sofa bed.
Royal Family Suite Grand Suite - Two Bedrooms (Category GT)
Approximate Size: 561 square feet, with a 246 square foot balcony
Located on: Decks 7, 8, and 9

Two bedrooms with twin beds that convert to Royal King-size beds, two bathrooms (one with shower, one with bathtub), living area with double sofa bed and Pullman bed, and a private balcony.

Please note: A minimum number of guests may apply. To reserve this stateroom, please contact us (as it cannot be reserved by booking online).
Grand Suite Grand Suite (Category GS)
Approximate Size: 355 square feet, with a 116 square foot balcony
Located on: Deck 8

Two twin beds (can convert into Royal King-size), private balcony, sitting area with sofa bed and private bathroom with bathtub.
Junior Suite Junior Suite (Category J3 and J4)
Approximate Size: 241 square feet, with a 64 square foot balcony
Located on: Deck 8, 9, and 10

Two twin beds (can convert into Royal King-size), private balcony, private bathroom with bathtub and a sitting area with sofa bed.

Some staterooms are handicap accessible.
Junior Suite Oceanview Suite (No Balcony) (Category VO)
Approximate Size: TBA
Located on: Deck 8

Oceanview Suites are beautiful accommodations onboard Vision of the Seas, located on Deck 8. These suites feature two twin beds (convertible to Royal King) and a sitting area with a sofa..
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Superior Ocean View Stateroom Spacious Oceanview Balcony (Categories 1B, 2B, 3B, 4B, and 6B)
Approximate Size: 195 square feet, with a 41 square foot balcony
Located on: Deck 7

Two twin beds (can convert into Royal King-size), private balcony, sitting area with sofa bed, and a private bathroom.

Some staterooms are handicap accessible.
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Superior Family Ocean View Stateroom Ultra Spacious Ocean View Stateroom (Category 1K)
Approximate Size: 188 square feet
Located on: Decks 2, 3, 4, 6, and 9

Ultra Spacious Oceanview staterooms are approximately 188 square feet with a large window. These staterooms feature two twin beds (convertible to a Royal King bed), a private bathroom, and a sitting area with a vanity and sofa.

Preferred Ocean View Stateroom Spacious Ocean View Stateroom (Category 1M)
Approximate Size: 160 square feet
Located on: Decks 6 and 9

These staterooms feature two twin beds and a Pullman in select staterooms, a private bathroom, and a sitting area with a vanity and sofa.
Large Ocean View Stateroom Ocean View Stateroom (Category 1N, 2N, 3N, and 6N)
Approximate Size: 151 square feet
1N located on: Decks 2, 3 and 4
2N located on: Decks 2, 3, and 4
3N located on: Decks 2, 3, and 4
6N located on: Decks 2, 3, 4, 6, and 9

Oceanview staterooms, located on Decks 2 through 4 are approximately 151 square feet in size with a large window. These staterooms feature two twin beds, (two Pullman beds in select staterooms), a private bathroom, and a sitting area with a sofa and vanity.

 

Select Category 1N Oceanview staterooms are accessible and designed for guests with mobility and other disabilities. These facilities feature accessible furnishings such as open bed frames, wide doorways, turning space, lowered furnishings, a roll-in shower with a bench, grab-bars and a raised toilet.

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Interior Stateroom

Interior Stateroom (Categories 1V, 2V, 3V, 4V, and 6V)
Approximate Size: 136 square feet
1V located on: Decks 2, 3, 4, 7, 8, 9, and 10
2V located on: Decks 2, 3, 4, 7 and 8
3V located on: Decks 2, 3, 4, 6, 7, 8, 9, and 10

4V located on: Decks 7, 8, 9, and 10

6V located on: Decks 2, 3, 4, and 6

Interior staterooms are comfortable accommodations measuring at approximately 136 square feet. Amenities include two twin beds (convertible to Royal King), a private bathroom, and sitting area. Select Interior staterooms have additional Pullman beds.

 

Select Category 1V and 2V staterooms are accessible and designed for guests with mobility and other disabilities. These facilities feature accessible furnishings such as open bed frames, wide doorways, turning space, lowered furnishings, a roll-in shower with a bench, grab-bars and a raised toilet.



All stateroom descriptions 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.

Vision of the Seas Deck Plans

Click a deck provided below to view it:

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Deck 12
Deck 11
Deck 10
Deck 9
Deck 8
Deck 7
Deck 6
Deck 5
Deck 4
Deck 3
Deck 2


Category Legend
RS Royal Suite
OS Owner's Suite
FS Grand Suite - Two Bedrooms
GS Grand Suite
JS Junior Suite
JS Junior Suite
D1 Oceanview Suite (No Balcony)
D2 Spacious Oceanview Balcony
FF Spacious Oceanview Balcony
F Spacious Oceanview Balcony
FO Spacious Oceanview Balcony
G1 Spacious Oceanview Balcony
G2 Ultra Spacious Oceanview
H Spacious Oceanview
I Oceanview
J Oceanview
K Oceanview
L Oceanview
M Interior
M Interior
M Interior
N Interior
Q Interior


Deck Plan Key
Symbol Stateroom with sofa bed.
Symbol Stateroom has third Pullman bed available.
Symbol Stateroom has third and fourth Pullman beds available.
Symbol Connecting staterooms.
Symbol Indicates accessible staterooms.
Symbol Stateroom with sofa bed and third Pullman bed available.
Symbol Stateroom has four additional Pullman beds available.


Deck plans are subject to change. The deck plans of Vision of the Seas provided on this page represent those through April 2017. For deck plans prior to or after this date range please contact Royal Caribbean directly. We reserve the right to correct errors. Please verify all information with the cruise line directly.
Deck 7
Vision of the Seas Deck Plans

Vision of the Seas Photo Gallery

Here's a look at some of the highlights of Vision of the Seas:
For photos of staterooms, please click the accommodations tab provided above. Ship is subject to modifications.
Centrum
Centrum
Main Pool
Main Pool
Solarium
Solarium
Windjammer Café
Windjammer Café
Aquarius Dining Room
Aquarius Dining Room
Casino Royale
Casino Royale
Masquerade Theatre
Masquerade Theatre
Fantasies Lounge
Fantasies Lounge
Viking Crown Lounge
Viking Crown Lounge
Rock-Climbing Wall
Rock-Climbing Wall
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