Golden Princess

The maiden voyage of our Golden Princess took place in 2002. The Golden Princess can take you in style to the places you've always wanted to see. Among this magnificent ship's features are three formal dining rooms, three state-of-the-art show lounges, a world-class art collection, a variety of pools, a nine-hole putting course, a kid's video game arcade, and more than 700 balcony staterooms

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    

Cabin overview

  • IE - Inside Cabin
  • ID - Inside Cabin
  • IB - Inside Cabin
  • IA - Inside Cabin
  • BE - Balcony cabin
  • BD - Balcony cabin
  • B4 - Balcony Cabin (some with obstructed view)
  • B2 - Balkonkabine
  • S6 - Vista Suite
  • S4 - Penthouse Suite
  • S3 - Penthouse Suite

Facts about the ship

  • Builder

    Fincantieri Cantieri Navali Italiani, Monfalcone, Italy

  • Inaugural Cruise

    2001

  • Last Refurbished

    2018

  • Christener

    Merlisa George

  • Tonnage

    108.865

  • Guest Cabins

    1.318

  • Number of Crew

    1.100

  • Length

    290 meters

  • Height

    36 meters

  • Number of Decks

    17

  • Pools

    4

  • Whirlpools Spas

    9

Discover our onboard activities

The many activities onboard our ships are designed to stimulate, educate, entertain, inspire and sweat - not necessarily in that order. But, you can be sure we'll do our best to cover all the bases. And from art auctions to virtual golf, this ship is loaded with fun things to do.

Pools & Spas
Sometimes, floating serenely just isn't enough - splash around, ride the waves, swim against the current or take a dip in one of this ship's bubbling hot tubs.

  • Calypso Reef and Pool (plus 2 hot tubs)
  • Neptunes Reef and Pool (plus 2 hot tubs)
  • Terrace Pool
  • Oasis bar & hot tubs
  • The Sanctuary (adults only)

Sports
Our ships will keep you on the run, literally, with basketball, paddle tennis, jogging tracks and state-of-the-art gyms equipped with machines that'll keep your heart rate pumping.

  • Lotus Spa, gym and fitness area
  • Swim-against-the-current lap pool
  • Nine-hole putting course (Princess Links)
  • Jogging track
  • Shuffleboard
  • Center Court

Enrichment
When is a cruise an opportunity to enrich? If it is a Princess cruise! This ship offers area lectures, art exhibits and classes taught by local experts.

  • World-class art collection, gallery and auctions
  • ScholarShip@Sea
  • 24-hour Internet service (wireless access available)
  • Library and writing room
  • Hearts & Minds Wedding Chapel

Boutiques
Deals on designer clothing and gifts, including Lladro, Swarovski, Calvin Klein, Tommy Bahama, Lancome, Clinique, Estee Lauder, and Fossil - all up to 30% off.

  • Boutiques (duty-free)
  • Future Cruise Sales

Dining on the Golden Princess

Our Princess chefs are true culinary artists who insist on serving the very finest cuisine – and it shows. Our entire fleet has been inducted into the prestigious Chane des Rtisseurs gastronomic society. Each chef’s menu is creative and the selections change every day. Pair that with impeccable service and you’re in for an unforgettable gourmet experience.

Traditional

This ship offers several formal dining rooms in the cruise tradition, with Traditional Dining at the same times for each meal, with attentive service provided by your own waiter throughout the cruise.

  • Canaletto Dining Room

Anytime

Anytime Dining means you aren’t limited to eating at a fixed time or place on the ship. Instead, the choice of when and where you want to eat is flexible, based only on your stomach’s whim.

  • Donatello Dining Room
  • Bernini Dining Room

Specialty

Our ships restaurants are always in big demand and this ship’s options are no exception, serving up exquisite local specialties and gourmet favorites. Reservations recommended. Cover charge applies.

  • Sabatinis (Italian restaurant)
  • Crown Grill (steak & seafood)
  • Ultimate Balcony Dining

Casual

Want to maximize your pool time and minimize your mealtime? Get a quick and satisfying bite whenever you like at our Casual Dining eateries, or get take-out and dine by the pool.

  • 24-hour International Café
  • Horizon Court
  • Lobby bar
  • Vines (Wine and Sushi/Tapas bar)
  • Sundaes ice cream bar
  • Prego Pizzeria
  • Trident Grill (burgers & hot dogs)
  • Afternoon tea
  • 24-hour room service
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Onboard entertainment

To say the nightlife onboard is entertaining is an understatement. Our performers are seasoned professionals and their performances are of the same caliber as what you'd see on a Broadway stage. Our theater productions, lounge acts, movies and casino venues are just some of the fun onboard

Theaters
This ship's theater venues are designed with great acoustics, the best seats in the house, and stellar acts. The movies shown are all first-run feature-length films.

  • Princess Theater
  • Vista Show Lounge
  • Movies Under the Stars outdoor theater

Hot Spots
Our ship's Hot Spots are just that - sizzling! They vary depending upon the ship and feature dazzling casinos, our Movies Under The Stars outdoor theater, night clubs, dance floors and more.

  • Grand Casino
  • Explorer's Lounge (nightclub-style performances)
  • Skywalkers Nightclub (15 decks above the sea)

Lounges
Whether you're in the mood for a cozy space to sip cocktails with someone special or a swanky place to savor a cigar and make new friends, Princess ships provide it all.

  • Wheelhouse Bar
  • Player's Cigar Bar
  • Promenade Lounge and Bar

Check out the amazing venues on our ships

Like her sister ship Grand Princess, Golden Princess passengers will enjoy the many services and features of Personal Choice Cruising — enabling passengers to customize their cruise experience with a myriad of dining, entertainment and activity options.

Below are some of the features Golden Princess has to offer:

  • 710 staterooms have private balconies
  • Full deck of mini-suites
  • Video arcade
  • Wedding chapel featuring wedding-at-sea program officiated by the ship’s captain
  • Sports bar
  • Art gallery
  • Nine-hole putting course and golf simulator
  • Wrap-around promenade deck
  • Four pools – including one swim-against-the current pool
  • Sports court and jogging track
  • Full-service spa with ocean-view gym
  • “The Sanctuary” – adult only relaxation area
  • Three dining rooms
  • Caribbean-themed Café Caribe featuring local specialties
  • Two specialty restaurant – Sabatini’s trattoria and southwestern restaurant
  • Outdoor hamburger grill, pizzeria and ice cream bar
  • 24-hour buffet/bistro, plus round-the-clock room service
  • A wide variety of bars and lounges, including a wine and caviar bar
  • Three unique show lounges
  • Largest casino afloat
  • Two-story child and teen centers
  • “Movies Under the Stars”
  • 24-hour Internet Cafe
  • Skywalkers nightclub and observation lounge suspended 150 feet above the water
  • Easy wheelchair access staterooms and most public areas

Passengers under 18 Golden Princess

With Princess, young kids and teens have their own kind of fun - and their own place to hang out. Our youth and teen centers are fully equipped with everything from the latest video games and movies, to arts and crafts, fooseball tables, board games and jukeboxes. And for the littlest ones, activities like kids' karaoke, pizza parties, pajama nights and more

Kids & Teens
This ship's activities run the age-appropriate gamut for those under 18 - from Princess Pelicans (ages 3 to 7), and Shockwaves (ages 8-12), to remix (ages 13-17).

  • The Fun Zone
  • Teen Center
  • Teen hot tub
  • Voyage of Discovery video arcade
  • Splash pool

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