travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Princess Cruises Crown Princess

Crown Princess travel42 Professional Ship Review

This cruise liner entered service in spring 2006, and its sister ship, Emerald Princess, followed a year later, with Ruby Princess joining in 2008. Beginning in 2018, Crown Princess is sailing year-round in the Caribbean.

Built by Italian shipyard Fincantieri, Crown Princess weighs 113,000 tons, is 951 ft long and cruises at 21.5 knots. The 3,080 passengers (at double occupancy capacity) are looked after by 1,200 international crewmembers. Officers are British and Italian.

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