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  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-Giovannis-Table - Giovanni's Table, on deck 6 of Rhapsody of the Seas, is a popular Italian trattoria serving family-style dishes for lunch and dinner. Reservations are recommended.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-Windjammer - The Windjammer Café, on deck 11 of Rhapsody of the Seas, offers a large buffet for breakfast, lunch, and dinner.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-Chops-Grille - The upscale Chops Grille steakhouse is one of the most popular restaurants aboard Rhapsody of the Seas. Reservations are highly recommended.
  • Royal-Caribbean-dining-entree - Royal Caribbean menu options include free-range chicken as well as gluten-free and vegan/vegetarian dishes.
  • Royal-Caribbean-dining-entree-2 - Royal Caribbean chefs will  prepare your meals to your specifications.
  • Royal-Caribbean-main-dining-room - Dining options on Royal Caribbean cruises range from formal seating in the main dining room to more casual fare.
  • Royal-Caribbean-main-dining-room-2 - Royal Caribbean menus include dishes specially prepared to please the discerning palate of children.
  • Royal-Caribbean-dining-chilled-soup - Colorful, cool chilled soup provides a refreshing lift-me-up during a Royal Caribbean cruise.
  • Royal-Caribbean-dining-sea-scallops-chorizo - Pan Seared Sea Scallops and Chorizo, available from the kitchen of your Royal Caribbean ship.
  • Royal-Caribbean-dining-lemon-meringue-pie - Sky High Lemon Meringue Pie, available from the kitchen of your Royal Caribbean ship.
  • Royal-Caribbean-dining-potato-leek-spinach - Potato Leek and Spinach Tower, available from the kitchen of your Royal Caribbean ship.
  • Royal-Caribbean-dining-fish-tomato-chowder - Fish and Tomato Chowder, a popular soup on Royal Caribbean voyages.
  • Royal-Caribbean-dining-caramel-apple-pie - Caramel apple pie à la mode, a worthy dessert to top off your day on a Royal Caribbean sailing.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-Chefs-Table - With only 14 seatings, early reservations are highly recommended for the Chef's Table, Rhapsody of the Seas most upscale dining experience.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-Outdoor-Screen - Watch a movie from the pool on  Rhapsody of the Seas' outdoor movie screen.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-Pool-Deck - Rhapsody of the Seas has both an outdoor and an adults-only indoor pool.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-online - With an Internet café open 24/7 and wi-fi from bow to stern, you're never far from the digital world when cruising on Rhapsody of the Seas.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-Solarium - The glass-canopied Solarium pool, along with two hot tubs, on Rhapsody of the Seas is an adults-only area.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-Viking-Crown - Share a cocktail and the panoramic sea vistas from the Viking Crown Lounge, on deck 11 of Rhapsody of the Seas.
  • Royal-Caribbean-Adventure-Ocean - Royal Caribbean's fleetwide Adventure Ocean Youth Program and its trained staff offer age-appropriate entertainment and activities for cruisers ages 3 to 17.
  • Royal-Caribbean-woman-poolside - Relax at poolside and let your cares slip away during your Royal Caribbean sailing.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-Centrum-aerial-show -  An eye-popping aerial performance at the Centrum, a six-deck atrium and hub of Rhapsody of the Seas.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-children-program - Kids and teans embark on their own adventures in Rhapsody of the Seas' Adventure Ocean Youth Program.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-aerial - Rhapsody of the Seas sails the Caribbean, New England, the Mediterranean and South Pacific.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-Outdoor-Screen - Watch a movie from the pool on  Rhapsody of the Seas' outdoor movie screen.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-SIngapore - Visit beautiful Singapore when you cruise Southeast Asia on Rhapsody of the Seas.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-Centrum - Stop by the six-deck Centrum, at the heart of Rhapsody of the Seas, for cocktails, people watching and spectacular aerial shows.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-Viking-Crown - Share a cocktail and the panoramic sea vistas from the Viking Crown Lounge, on deck 11 of Rhapsody of the Seas.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-Solarium - The glass-canopied Solarium pool, along with two hot tubs, on Rhapsody of the Seas is an adults-only area.
  • Royal-Caribbean-dining-chilled-soup - Colorful, cool chilled soup provides a refreshing lift-me-up during a Royal Caribbean cruise.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-aerial-2 - Rhapsody of the Seas sails the South Pacific, Caribbean, New England and Mediterranean.
  • Rhapsody-of-the-Seas-Diamond-Club - Access to Rhapsody of the Seas' Diamond Club is reserved for Diamond-and-above level Crown & Anchor Society members.
  • Royal-Caribbean-dining-sea-scallops-chorizo - Pan Seared Sea Scallops and Chorizo, available from the kitchen of your Royal Caribbean ship.

Rhapsody of the Seas: Relaxation across the globe

Have you sailed on Rhapsody of the Seas? We'd love to hear your take and see your photos. The following information was curated by Cruiseable.

Snapshot

From the snow-capped mountain coasts of Alaska to skyline views of Sydney, Australia, Rhapsody of the Seas delivers an unforgettable cruise experience, no matter the hemisphere. Get out to sea and relax away the stress of life on land – at the Vitality Spa or glass-canopied Solarium adults-only pool. This is a ship built for adventure, too, with rock climbing, the Casino Royale and entertainment including shows, live music, plus bars and lounges that never have a cover.

Who will like sailing on Rhapsody of the Seas

For those cruise passengers looking for some serious R&R, Royal Caribbean's Rhapsody of the Seas features several onboard spas and pools for relaxing. Because of the wide variety of destinations she visits, Rhapsody of the Seas has a range of itineraries sure to suit any passenger.

Where Rhapsody of the Seas sails

Destinations: Rhapsody of the Seas sails in and around the Caribbean, New England, the Mediterranean and the South Pacific. Cruise itineraries range from about two to 10 nights. Top destinations that the ship visits include Malaysia, Belize and Quebec.

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Top dining options

  • Main Dining Room: features complimentary, multi-course dining for breakfast, lunch and dinner
  • More complimentary options include the Park Cafe, Windjammer Cafe and Solarium Cafe
  • Ben & Jerry's Ice Cream: Features frozen treats for a nominal fee
  • Cafe Latte-tudes: serves up Seattle's Best Coffee
  • Viking Crown Lounge: features a la carte menu with bite-sized portions of classic dishes
  • Chef's Table: an intimate dining experience with a Royal Caribbean chef
  • Chops Grille: Royal Caribbean's signature steakhouse
  • Izumi: Asian-fusion cuisine, featuring a la carte sushi selections
  • Room service: Late-night service charge applies to room service orders between midnight and 5 am

Rest & relaxation

  • Vitality Spa with extensive treatment menu
  • State-of-the-art fitness center, with classes ranging from aerobics to kickboxing to yoga
  • Two pools including the Solarium, an adults-only retreat
  • Six whirlpools
  • Poolside, outdoor movie screen
  • Concierge Club and Diamond Lounge, reserved for Diamond Plus and Pinnacle Crown & Anchor Society members, and select suite guests
Watch a movie from the pool on Rhapsody of the Seas' outdoor movie screen.
Michel Verdure / Courtesy of Royal Caribbean InternationalWatch a movie from the pool on Rhapsody of the Seas' outdoor movie screen.

Entertainment & shopping

  • Complimentary Broadway-style entertainment in the Main Theater
  • 6,276-square-foot Vegas-style Casino Royale with 162 slots and 11 tables
  • Eight bars and lounges that never have a cover, including Shall We Dance Lounge and the Champagne Bar
  • Duty-free shops on board feature name-brand jewelry, perfumes, apparel and more
  • R Bar, featuring a sophisticated 1960s vibe, complete with iconic furnishings and signature cocktails created by a savvy mixologist
Kids and teens embark on their own adventures in Rhapsody of the Seas' Adventure Ocean Youth Program.
Eddie Buay / Courtesy of Royal Caribbean InternationalKids and teens embark on their own adventures in Rhapsody of the Seas' Adventure Ocean Youth Program.

Kids & families

  • Complimentary Adventure Ocean Youth Program
  • Royal Babies and Royal Tots programming features specially designed Fisher Price activities
  • Expanded teen-only hangout areas
  • Family-friendly activities including games, contests, enrichment classes and lectures
  • Royal Babies & Tots Nursery

Action & adventure

  • Rock-climbing wall
  • Upper-deck jogging track
  • Video game arcade

Staterooms

Staterooms are put into different categories based on size and amenities as well as the location on the cruise ship.

Stateroom amenities include flat-screen televisions, new bathrooms and completely remodeled interiors, with new linens and furniture. iPads are available in every stateroom, which will allow guests to access the daily Cruise Compass of events and activities; personal daily itineraries, including shore excursions; monitor their onboard account; order room service; view restaurant menus; access the Internet; and watch movies.

All staterooms have closed-circuit TV, a radio, hairdryer, vanity area and a bathroom with a shower. All lower beds are convertible to a queen. Suites have a large sitting area, private balcony and a full bath with a tub.

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Top highlights on this ship

  • What: Outdoor movie screen
  • Where: Lido Deck

  • What: Rhapsody of the Seas
  • Where: Singapore

  • What: Centrum
  • Where: Rhapsody of the Seas
  • Solarium, an adults-only retreat
  • Vitality Spa's extensive treatment menu
  • Broadway-style entertainment in the Main Theater
  • Gaming at the Vegas-style Casino Royale

Top dining options on board

Giovanni's Table

  • Style: Italian
  • Additional cost
  • Open: Lunch & dinner

Main Dining Room

  • Style: Continental
  • No addtional cost
  • Open: Breakfast, lunch & dinner

Chops Grille

  • Style: Steakhouse
  • Additional cost
  • Open: Dinner

Fast facts

1,998 Passengers [?]
765 Crew
11 Decks
1997 Maiden voyage
78,491 Tonnage [?]
915 Length in feet
117 Width in feet (max beam)
2012 REFURBISHED

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