Symphony of the Seas

 

Onboard the Symphony of the Seas

Costco Member Reviews

4.6 of 5 stars4.6/5 (592 Reviews)

Ship Rating

4.0/5

Introducing the Symphony of the Seas(SM) - the newest addition to Royal Caribbean's award-winning Oasis Class fleet. The world's biggest ship with features that just got even better. There's no turning back once you take the plunge 10 stories into the mysteries of the deep on the tallest slide at sea, Ultimate Abyss(SM), as well as the exhilarating multilevel Perfect Storm(SM) slides. As the kids explore Splashaway Bay, take a tree-lined stroll through Central Park, or find your own haven in any of the other seven iconic onboard neighborhoods. Sip a post-dinner cocktail crafted by a robot in our unique Bionic Bar, and share every moment with not just your family onboard, but friends back home with VOOM - the fastest Internet at sea. Discover the biggest, boldest family vacation ever on a ship unlike anything else on the ocean.

Onboard Activities

Activities & Services (included in cruise)

  • Card Room
  • Casino
  • Disco/Nightclub
  • Movies
  • Theater/Show Lounge
  • Fitness Center
  • Educational Programs
  • Ice Skating
  • Miniature Golf
  • Pool - Adults Only
  • Pool - Children's
  • Pool - Outdoor
  • Pool - Indoor
  • Rock-Climbing Wall
  • Sports Facilities
  • Water Park Arena
  • Water Slide
  • Whirlpool/Jacuzzi
  • Laser tag
  • FlowRider® surf simulator
  • Ultimate Abyss℠
  • Zipline
  • Carousel
  • Bars/Lounges
  • Internet Center
  • Library
  • Children's Indoor Play Area
  • Organized Age Specific Activities
  • Teen Center or Disco
  • Teen Programs
  • Business Center
  • Concierge Desk
  • Conference Center
  • Elevators
  • Religious Services
  • Safe Deposit Boxes
  • Self-Service Laundromat

Activities & Services (available for an extra fee)

  • Game Arcade
  • Beauty Salon
  • Fitness Classes
  • Full-Service Spa
  • Spa Services/Massage
  • Sauna/Steam Room
  • Dry Cleaning/ Laundry Service
  • Duty-Free Shops/Boutiques
  • Infirmary/Medical Center
  • Wedding/Vow Renewal

Costco Travel makes every effort to verify the accuracy of all information provided. Additional fees for amenities or services may be charged by the cruise line. Amenities or services may be discontinued or revised by the cruise line without notice. Staterooms designated as wheelchair-accessible do not necessarily meet ADA requirements. Costco Travel is not responsible for inaccuracies or provider modifications.

Dining

Main Dining

Main Dining

Main Dining Room: Enjoy an expansive menu of delicious dinner options in early and late seating dining. Also available is the flexible My Time Dining program.

Wonderland

Specialty Dining

Chops Grille℠: Royal Caribbean's popular signature steakhouse, featuring grade-A premium cuts of steak cooked to your specifications, plus fresh seafood, hearty side dishes and signature desserts in an upscale, contemporary setting. This restaurant is available for an additional cost.

Izumi: The traditional Japanese dishes at Izumi will impress you with pure, delicate flavors, freshness of ingredients and impeccable presentation. Choose from sushi rolls, sashimi, hot rock (ishi-yaki) plates, and more. This restaurant is available for an additional cost.

Starbucks Coffee®: Whether it's a decadent Caramel Macchiato, a refreshing Frappuccino® Blended Beverage, or a tempting pastry, guests can enjoy all their favorite Starbucks treats right onboard. This restaurant is available for an additional cost.

Sugar Beach℠: Treat your sweet tooth. Sugar Beach is stocked to max candy capacity with all your favorite confections and fine ice creams creations. This is available for an additional cost.

Hooked seafood℠: For fresh seafood, head to Hooked and get a real taste of classic New England favorites. Indulge in Maine lobster and a variety of crab claws. Take your pick of fresh, grilled fish, and choose from a selection of just-shucked East Coast oysters at the ice-cold raw bar. This restaurant is available for an additional cost.

150 Central Park: Take a stroll into 150 Central Park – where simple, elegant American dining is a handcrafted gourmet experience, and a multi-course menu highlights the finest artisanal ingredients. This restaurant is available for an additional cost.

Wonderland: Venture down the rabbit hole and ask yourself: What is real and what is imagined? At Wonderland, chefs twist their culinary kaleidoscopes to invent an elaborate dreamscape of never-before-seen fare. This restaurant is available for an additional cost.

Jamie's Italian by Jamie Oliver: Chef Jamie Oliver presents a menu of rustic Italian favorites, handmade with fresh, seasonal ingredients. This restaurant is available for an additional cost.

Johnny Rockets®: Step into this '50's diner, which features red booths, formica counters, a jukebox, burgers, fries and the best old-fashioned malted milk shakes. This restaurant is available for an additional cost.

Solarium Bistro

Casual Dining

Windjammer Marketplace: A culinary destination loaded with an array of delicious food for every meal and snack time – all with spectacular views and a comfortable, casual atmosphere. Browse multiple serving stations featuring pastas, omelets made-to-order, global cuisine, salads, soups, sandwiches, meat-carving, and tons of tantalizing desserts.

Sorrento's Pizzeria: Grab a specialty pie for the whole family, a Cheese and Pepperoni slice for the road, or choose from many Italian favorites from Sorrento's menu. There's something for everyone.

Café Promenade: This café on the Royal Promenade offers specialty coffees, snacks and pastries in the morning and sandwiches and cookies throughout the day and night.

Vitality Café: Enjoy a healthful selection of specialty wraps, fresh fruits, yogurts, and smoothies.

Boardwalk Dog House: Take a seat at the counter for traditional hot dogs, brats, sausages and other delicious linked meats, plus a variety of toppings to split a long bun.

Playmakers Sports Bar & Arcade: Watch your home team dominate on the field from dozens of TV screens, or make your own legendary plays at the arcade. When it’s time to refuel, you’ll find wings, popcorn shrimp, sliders and our famous Playmakers burger to keep you going, along with ice-cold brews on tap.

El Loco Fresh℠: Give your taste buds something to go wild over. El Loco Fresh serves up Mexican fare that’s insanely delicious. With classic mole sauce and tangy salsa verde topping beef burritos, carnitas and more – it’s a fiesta of flavor from south of the border.

Park Café: A casual-dining, walk-up, gourmet market with something for everyone.

Solarium Bistro: A hearty but healthful lunch destination in Solarium with lighter options for breakfast and lunch. Try soups and stews, crepes, salad bars, fresh-cut fruits and more.

Room Service: Room service is available 24-hours a day (a convenience charge applies to each order placed).


Times, costs and other specifics are outside the control of Costco Travel. All information is at the sole discretion of the cruise line and is subject to change without notice. Dining time and table size preferences are submitted to the cruise line on a first-come, first-served request basis and are confirmed aboard ship. Questions, concerns and/or special needs regarding dining arrangements must be addressed with the maitre d' hotel aboard ship. Every effort is made to accommodate travelers' preferences; however, Costco Travel cannot guarantee dining arrangements. In specialty restaurants, space is limited and reservations are recommended. A cover charge and dress code may apply.

Staterooms

This standard stateroom offers two twin beds and a private bath, plus a Virtual Balcony on select categories.

Spacious Interior (Category: 1R)

Category: 1R

Central Park View Interior (Category: 2S)

Category: 2S

Promenade View Interior (Category: 2T)

Category: 2T

Connecting Interior (Category: CI)

Category: CI

Interior with Virtual Balcony (Category: 4U)

Category: 4U

Interior (Category: 1V)

Category: 1V

Interior (Category: 2V)

Category: 2V

Interior (Category: 3V)

Category: 3V

Interior (Category: 4V)

Category: 4V

Guarantee - Inside (Category: ZI)

Category: ZI
This category can be booked for a special rate, guaranteed to you. Please note that the category is not associated at the time of booking with a specific stateroom, deck, bedding configuration or other particular settings. The assignment of an actual cabin will be performed during your check-in. The cabin can be anywhere on the ship.

These staterooms offer a gorgeous view, two twin beds and a private bathroom.

Ultra Spacious Ocean View (Category: 1K)

Category: 1K

Ocean View (Category: 1N)

Category: 1N

Ocean View (Category: 2N)

Category: 2N

Ocean View (Category: 4N)

Category: 4N

Guarantee - Oceanview (Category: YO)

Category: YO
This category can be booked for a special rate, guaranteed to you. Please note that the category is not associated at the time of booking with a specific stateroom, deck, bedding configuration or other particular settings. The assignment of an actual cabin will be performed during your check-in. The cabin can be anywhere on the ship.

These luxurious staterooms offer a sitting area and private balcony.

Ultra Spacious Ocean View with Large Balcony (Category: 1A)

Category: 1A

Ocean View with Large Balcony (Category: 1C)

Category: 1C

Ocean View with Large Balcony (Category: 2C)

Category: 2C

Connecting Balcony (Category: CB)

Category: CB

Ocean View Balcony (Category: 1D)

Category: 1D

Ocean View Balcony (Category: 2D)

Category: 2D

Ocean View Balcony (Category: 3D)

Category: 3D

Ocean View Balcony (Category: 4D)

Category: 4D

Ocean View Balcony (Category: 5D)

Category: 5D

Boardwalk View Balcony (Category: 1I)

Category: 1I

Boardwalk View Balcony (Category: 2I)

Category: 2I

Central Park View Balcony (Category: 1J)

Category: 1J

Central Park View Balcony (Category: 2J)

Category: 2J

Guarantee - Balcony (Category: XB)

Category: XB
This category can be booked for a special rate, guaranteed to you. Please note that the category is not associated at the time of booking with a specific stateroom, deck, bedding configuration or other particular settings. The assignment of an actual cabin will be performed during your check-in. The cabin can be anywhere on the ship.

Guarantee - Neighborhood Balcony Stateroom (Category: XN)

Category: XN
This category can be booked for a special rate, guaranteed to you. Please note that the category is not associated at the time of booking with a specific stateroom, deck, bedding configuration or other particular settings. The assignment of an actual cabin will be performed during your check-in. The cabin can be anywhere on the ship.

Suites offer a comfortable bedroom, a living area and a private balcony.

Royal Loft Suite (Category: RL)

Category: RL

Villa Suite (Category: VS)

Category: VS

Star Loft Suite (Category: TL)

Category: TL

Spacious AquaTheater Suite Large Balcony - 2 Bedrooms (Category: A1)

Category: A1

AquaTheater Suite with Large Balcony - 2 Bedrooms (Category: A2)

Category: A2

Spacious AquaTheater Suite - 1 Bedroom (Category: A3)

Category: A3

Crown Loft Suite (Category: L1)

Category: L1

Owner's Suite - 1 Bedroom (Category: OS)

Category: OS

Grand Suite - 2 Bedrooms (Category: GT)

Category: GT

Grand Suite - 1 Bedroom (Category: GS)

Category: GS

Junior Suite (Category: J3)

Category: J3

Junior Suite (Category: J4)

Category: J4

Guarantee - Suite (Category: WS)

Category: WS
This category can be booked for a special rate, guaranteed to you. Please note that the category is not associated at the time of booking with a specific stateroom, deck, bedding configuration or other particular settings. The assignment of an actual cabin will be performed during your check-in. The cabin can be anywhere on the ship.

Deck Plan

Cruise Ship
Deck 18
Key to Symbols
SymbolDescription
Stateroom for occupancy 5 and upStateroom for occupancy 5 and up
Stateroom for occupancy up to 4Stateroom for occupancy up to 4
Accessible stateroomAccessible stateroom
Stateroom has an obstructed viewStateroom has an obstructed view
Stateroom for occupancy up to 3Stateroom for occupancy up to 3

Ship Facts

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  • Ship Name: Symphony of the Seas
  • Year Built: 2018
  • Year Entered Present Fleet: 2018
  • Ship Class: Oasis
  • Maximum Capacity: 6,780
  • Number of Passenger Decks: 16
  • Number of Crew: 2,175
  • Officers' Nationality: International
  • Ocean-View without Balcony: 188
  • Ocean-View with Balcony: 1,319
  • Total Inside Staterooms: 680
  • Tonnage (GRT): 230,000
  • Capacity Based on Double Occupancy: 5,494
  • Country of Registry: The Bahamas
  • Total Staterooms: 2,775
  • Suites with Balcony: 189
  • Crew/Hotel Staff Nationality: International
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