Pacific Princess - The Love Boat 1977




The ship began operation in 1971 with Flagship Cruises, under the  name Sea Venture. In April 1975 she was sold to Princess Cruises and renamed pacific princess, The company agreed to have their cruise ships featured in the television romantic sitcom The Love Boat, which debuted in 1977.

The ship featured in nearly every episode of the series, her sister ship island princess also appeared in the series, although the ship is still in operation she was retired from the princess fleet in 2002 after 27 years of service.


 Ship Specifications


  • Size: small
  • Type: Sea Venture Class Cruise Ship
  • Weight: 19,903 tonnes
  • 550 feet long with a beam measuring 80 feet
  • Speed: 21.5 knots
  • Crew: 350
  • The ship has 8 decks
  • Passenger Cappacity: 750
  • Port of registry: Nassau, Bahamas
  • Maiden Voyage: 8th May 1971
  • Christened: 14th May 1971 
  • Current Status: Not in service


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