travel42 Cruise Ship Review: Princess Cruises Sapphire Princess

Sapphire Princess travel42 Professional Ship Review

Sapphire Princess entered service in May 2004. Constructed by Mitsubishi in Japan, it is a sister to the Diamond Princess (March 2004) and part of the Grand Princess class.

The 2,670-passenger ship had a major renovation in January 2012. As a result, it has an updated atrium, the adults-only Sanctuary area, two added dining venues and a large outdoor movie screen.

The ship has a gross tonnage of 116,000, length of 954 ft and draft of 28 ft. Its officers are British and Italia...

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