Ovation of the Seas is the jewel in the crown of Royal Caribbean’s cruise liners. Weighing in at 168,000 tonnes and at a length of three football pitches, this state-of-the-art colossus is packed with incredible facilities and attractions for all the family to enjoy.
From the lush landscapes of Australia and New Zealand to the high-tech bustling cities of Asia, a new adventure awaits you every day when you step on board Ovation of the Seas. And with many cruises setting sail from local ports across Australia, it has never been easier to explore the high seas on a luxury cruise ship.
No matter what your energy level, there’s an activity on board Ovation of the Seas to match. Retro rollerskating in the SeaPlex, a pampering spa treatment in the luxurious onboard spa, or a high-tech cocktail at the revolutionary Bionic Bar – the choice is yours. However you decide to spend your voyage, you can be certain that the crew of this superb ship will go out of their way to ensure you have the holiday of a lifetime.
There are no set dining times, no assigned seating, and no need for formal nights either. For those of you who like the traditional main dining style, you can opt for Dynamic Dining Classic, and this is available on a first come, first serve basis. You will also find the usual onboard speciality restaurants as well as Jamie Oliver's restaurant Jamie's Italian. Here you can enjoy rustic, Italian dishes that are made from seasonal ingredients along with tried and tested recipes.
Entertainment whilst onboard is one of Carnival Splendor main features. You will find something for everyone whilst onboard your cruise. For the evenings head down to the theatre and sample one of the many productions Carnival have to offer. Do you like movies? well why not head down to the pool and take a movie in whilst enjoying a drink poolside. As Carnival are known as the fun ships stands to reason they have their own comedy club, the Punchliner comedy club will always make you laugh out loud!
Onboard the Ovation of the Seas, Royal Caribbean introduced a host of new concepts that we're referred to as "game changers". The first one being the North Star, a London Eye-type capsule offering you 360-degree view of your current location all from 90 metres above the sea! Their second game changer is the RipCord by iFly. Here, you will experience skydiving in a safe and controlled environment this was the first ever skydiving simulator at sea. Game changer number 3 brings you to the SeaPlex. This is the largest indoor active space at sea. Here, you'll find activities such as bumper cars, roller rink, basketball court, circus school, floating DJ booth, and also a food truck! Finally game changer 4 is the Bionic Bar, where technology meets mixology. The Bionic Bar along with the bionic barmen can mix two cocktails a minute with their expert precision, ensuring that your thirst is well and truly quenched.
Onboard the Ovation of the Seas you will emerge renewed and refreshed after visiting the Vitality Spa. Here you'll experience a range of professional spa products featured brands such as Elemis, bliss, la Therapie and Ionithermie. Other sevices available include massages, wraps, facials and medi spa treatments to help smooth out the wrinkles. Ovation of the Seas also features salons to get your perfect hair and even a tooth whitening service!
Ovation of the Seas is a family friendly ship and has heaps to do for children of all ages. The Adventure Ocean is a place that offers programmes for multiple age groups offering interactive facilities. The Fuel Teen Disco is a full on disco for teenagers to dance and listen to their favourite tunes. Then there is the H2O zone, a splash park featuring water slides, cannons and waterfalls. Keep an eye out for that drench bucket and run when its full! There are plenty more to see and do onboard for children take a look at the list further down this page.
Here are some of the inclusions on your Ovation of the Seas Cruise:
• Original Broadway-style shows
• Spellbinding aerial shows with seamless displays of video projection, robotics and human artistry at Two70®
• Live music and comedy shows
• Ice-skating shows
• Parades and parties on the Royal Promenade
• Comedy and live jazz club
• Nightclubs, karaoke and sing-along piano bars
• Lounge games and contests, such as trivia, Quest, Battle of the Sexes and more
• Main dining room with multi-course feasts each night
• Breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks in various venues throughout each ship
• Windjammer casual buffet on every ship, open for every meal
• Variety of juices, teas, coffees and water throughout the ship and with meals.
• Spacious, comfortable accommodations for everyone — from solo travellers to groups with interconnecting staterooms
• Virtual BalconySM staterooms bring stunning HD views from the outside into your room
• Daily housekeeping and turndown service
• Accessible accommodations on every ship
After a day of exploring the world, its exotic cuisine, and interesting cultures, there's nothing better than returning to the comfort of your private stateroom. Royal Caribbean has designed every one of its staterooms to be a comfortable, relaxing place for you to rest after your adventures. Stateroom accommodation includes:
Ovation of the Seas Staterooms
The staterooms aboard Ovation of the Seas are the most spacious in the Royal Caribbean fleet. You have the family staterooms that can be uniquely connected through a vestible to form a layout that provides seperate bedrooms and bathrooms. All the staterooms have soothing aesthetics and sea-inspired colours. There are also the virtual balconies that are interior staterooms with floor-to-ceiling virtual screens to give you feel of an ocean view where you can enjoy the sunset and sunrise from the comfort of your interior stateroom.
Take a look at what Ovation of the Seas has to offer!