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Royal Caribbean Cruises to Alaska, Caribbean, Europe, South America and Panama Canal
During Your Cruise

Outstanding service is the hallmark of Royal Caribbean Cruises, and during your cruise you'll discover firsthand the lengths we'll go to in order to make sure your cruise is everything you expect -- and more. In this section, you'll find information about life on board.

settling in

facilities and services

staying in touch

gratuities

 

settling in

The information below explains some of the details about cruising with us that you'll need as you settle into your stateroom. Be sure to let your stateroom attendant know if there is anything you need.

dinner reservations
Every effort is made to meet the specific requests made through your travel agent, such as main or late seating, table size or special dietary requirements.

  • If a table assignment card is already in your stateroom, your reservations are confirmed.
  • If there is no card, check with the restaurant manager.
  • If you are celebrating a birthday or anniversary, tell the restaurant manager or your waiter. Ask the sommelier to help you make selections from our extensive wine list to celebrate the occasion.

 

shore excursions
To book shore excursions, contact the Shore Excursion Desk as soon as possible after boarding the vessel as space is limited. For better selection, book your choices online before your trip. Shore excursions may also be booked through the RCCL Network and charged to your RCCL Signature Account.

family cruising

  • Royal Caribbean Cruises' Family Program is available for families with children ages 3-17.
  • Daily activity programs for kids are available at the Guest Relations Desk and in the children's facilities on board.
  • Group babysitting is available and can be arranged on board.
  • In-stateroom babysitting is available for a nominal fee and can be scheduled one day in advance through Cabin Services.

 

smoking policy
As a courtesy to our non-smoking guests, the starboard (right) side of all public areas has been designated as the no-smoking section.

 

  • We ask guests to refrain from smoking cigars or pipes in public rooms.
  • Cigar and pipe smokers are welcome in Michael's Club on Galaxy and Mercury, where hand-rolled cigars are available.

 

safety precautions
Safety is always paramount on Royal Caribbean Cruises' ships, so shortly after sailing or during the first day at sea, you will be required to participate in a lifeboat drill. Listen for instructions and follow directions.

facilities and services

We offer a variety of facilities and services on board to make your vacation carefree. For more details about dining and amenities, see the On Board section.

onboard purchases
On all Royal Caribbean Cruises ships a "cashless" system called the Royal Caribbean Signature Account is used.

 

  • You may validate your Royal Caribbean Signature Account with American Express, MasterCard, Novus Discover or Visa; or settle your account on the last day of the cruise with cash or traveler's checks.
  • Simply sign for your purchases and services on board. At the end of your cruise, you'll receive a completely itemized statement.
  • An automatic teller machine (ATM) is on board located in or near the casino. Cash is readily accessible from your home bank with most major credit cards. This is helpful as personal checks cannot be accepted and only U.S. currency is accepted on board.

 

As you tour the ship, you'll find everything for your comfort and convenience. Our exciting array of shops, European spa facilities, beauty salons, personal services and more are ready to serve you.

shopping
A galleria of shops offers a wide array of gifts, duty-free merchandise, clothing and personal items.

services

  • Beauty salon, by appointment
  • Laundry, dry cleaning and valet services are available

 

AquaSpaSM by Elemis
Invigorate and indulge your body and soul. Royal Caribbean's world-class AquaSpaSM by Elemis offers the most complete beauty, health and fitness services at sea, all at nominal fees. You'll enjoy:

  • Facials
  • French-spa hand treatments
  • Aromatherapy massages
  • Hydrotherapy baths
  • Sauna and massages, scheduled throughout the day
  • Personal training, fitness analysis and more

 

information
Check your daily program for lounge shows, films, classes and events you won't want to miss, such as the Captain's Cocktail Party.

The Royal Caribbean Network interactive television system lets you book shore excursions from your stateroom, order room service, order wine for dinner, play video slots and poker, and view first-run movies on demand.

valuables
Guests are reminded not to leave any valuables, jewelry or money unprotected in their stateroom. Use the mini-safe located behind the dresser mirror, or in the stateroom closet.

Although every effort is made to safeguard staterooms, Royal Caribbean Cruises will not accept responsibility for the loss or damage of any valuables left unsecured. For further details, please refer to the Contract Terms and Conditions printed in your cruise ticket.

staying in touch

Getting away from it all doesn't mean being out of touch. Friends or family can reach you 24 hours a day via Royal Caribbean's Satellite Service.

Before you depart for your cruise, leave the following number with anyone wanting to reach you: 877-266-1020.

sending faxes
Direct faxes can also be made from shore to ship by dialing one of the following numbers:

fax number(s)
ship prefix fax number(s)

Century

011.874*

331.147.912 or 917

Constellation

011.874*

331.148.512 or 516

Galaxy

011.874*

331.122.533 or 538

Horizon

011.874*

173.5231

Infinity

011.874*

331.144.616 or 612

Mercury

011.870*

335.151.712 or 722

Millennium

011.874*

331.144.512 or 516

Summit

011.874*

331.018.416 or 412

Zenith

011.874*

173.5226

*fax ocean codes
Please be sure to use the appropriate ocean code when contacting the ship via fax:

871 - Europe (Med/Baltic)
872 - Alaska / Hawaii
873 - Europe (Asia)
874 - Caribbean

sending & receiving mail
You'll be able to mail postcards and letters from our various ports of call. The Guest Relations Desk on board can tell you how and when to post mail during your cruise. Remember, in most cases, you will probably get home before your mail arrives! If incoming mail is received in port, it will be delivered to your stateroom as soon as possible.

gratuities

On the last night at sea, it is customary to offer gratuities to staff members you feel have given you exceptional service and personal attention. We suggest the following guidelines:

dining room service
Per Person Per Day
Waiter $3.50
Asst. Waiter $2.00
Restaurant Manager $.75

stateroom service
Per Person Per Day
Butler (suites only) $3.50
Stateroom Attendant $3.50
Chief Housekeeper $.50

For children less than 12 years old, as third or fourth person in the stateroom, half of the above amounts is recommended.

 

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