Star Clippers Royal Clipper Ship Information

OCG Class
Royal Clipper
Year Built2000
Year Last Refurbished-
Capacity227 passengers


More than twice the size of her sibling ships Star Clipper and Star Flyer, the Royal Clipper is the largest square-rigged sailing ship ever built. Five masts hold 42 sails that span an incredible 56,000 sq ft. The Royal Clipper carries 227 passengers on 7-day Caribbean itineraries or slightly longer cruises of the Mediterranean.

Royal Clipper Ship Profile & Stats

  • Cruise Line: Star Clippers
  • Ship Type: Masted Sail Ship
  • Line Class: Specialty
  • Registry: Luxembourg
  • Year Built: 2000
  • Year Last Refurbished: -
  • Capacity: 227 passengers
  • Decks: 5
  • Gross Tonnage: 5,000
  • Length: 439 ft
  • Beam: 54 ft
  • Average Speed: 20 knots
  • Inside Cabins: 6
  • Outside Cabins: 108
  • Nationality of Officers: European
  • Nationality of Crew: International
  • Number of Crew: 106

Royal Clipper On-Board Recreation

  • Outdoor Pools: 3
  • Spa: Yes
  • Casino: No

Royal Clipper Dining Choices

  • Clipper Dining Room (Capacity: 250)

Royal Clipper Entertainment

  • Captain Nemo Club: Lectures
  • Piano Lounge: Music, local entertainers
  • Library: Reading, games

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