Anthem of the Seas
27th October 2015
Maiden Voyage to New York!
Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas
The second ship in Royal Caribbean’s upcoming Quantum Class fleet, the Anthem of the Seas is part of a new generation of ‘smartships’, which have a multitude of innovative features. Launching in April 2015, the Anthem of the Seas will call Southampton home and offer a fantastic selection of cruise itineraries for families, couples and solo travellers sailing from the UK.
As part of the most world’s most technologically-advanced cruise fleet, the Anthem of the Seas will offer a range of revolutionary services such as intelligent check-ins, the fastest internet at sea and bespoke cruise management apps on passengers’ mobile devices.
The Anthem of the Seas’ inaugural season at sea will take in some of the most beautiful destinations in Europe with itineraries including the Italian Mediterranean, the Canary Islands, and the Royal Experience cruise to Paris and Bruges.
Royal Caribbean are continuing their dedication to providing exceptional cruise holidays for families, concentrating on providing a wide range of activities and amenities for all ages and tastes. This is exemplified by the grand selection of on-board restaurants available to passengers: from the formal Grande Restaurant serving up sophisticated continental cuisine to the SeaPlex Dog House, specialising in hot dogs and sausages.
Why the Anthem of the Seas?
Prepare to be WOWED!
Even seasoned cruise fans will be impressed by the wide range of features included on the upcoming Anthem of the Seas, making it the most innovative and technologically advanced ship at sea.
The NorthStar Observation Pod
Lifting passengers 300ft above sea level, the NorthStar Observation Pod offers an incredible 360° view of beautiful seascapes and approaching lands. Feel on top of the world as you take the crow’s nest position high above the ship’s deck.
RipCord by iFly
Anthem of the Seas will be one of the first ships to offer the full skydiving experience at sea. Experience weightlessness as you are elegantly suspended above the ground in the specially designed wind tunnel.
The Anthem of the Seas’ sports and recreation complex, the SeaPlex, will be the largest at sea, offering a wide range of activities. The versatile area can moonlight as a basketball court, bumper car course, and roller skating rink, circus school and much, much more.
Maximising the potential of the back end of the ship, the Two70° space is a revolutionary venue seamlessly adapting to night and day. By day, the space is a beautiful lounge with 270° panoramic views - perfect for relaxing with friends and family over a coffee or something a little stronger. By night, the lights dim and the venue becomes a stage for an array of musical and artistic performances.
New Dining Options
Catering for all tastes and palates, the Anthem of the Seas will play host to 19 wonderfully varied eateries, all overseen by skilled, experienced head chefs. Amongst the most exciting dining options is Jamie’s Italian – Jamie Oliver’s unique twist on Italian food.
Technological Advances From intelligent, efficient check-in processes to robotic bartenders; the Anthem of the Seas will be the most technologically advanced ship at sea. The Quantum Class of ships have also solved the problem giving cruise companies a headache for the last 15 years – getting high speed internet at sea. Utilising new technology from O3b Networks, Anthem of the Seas will offer passengers internet connectivity capable of video streaming, photo sharing and video conferencing.