Pacific Princess

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Pacific Princess was built at the French Chantiers de l'Atlantique shipyard at a cost of £150 million British pounds, she came into service for Renaissance cruises in 1999 as R Three, however the company ceased trading in 2001 and the entire Renaissance fleet was seized by creditors.

In 2002 the ship was acquired by princess cruises on lease along with her sister ship R Four (now Ocean Princess) at the end of the lease princess purchased both vessels, R Three was re-named Pacific Princess in a ceremony that took place in Australia with Gabi Hollows, founding director of Fred Hollows Foundation acting as godmother.

On board the ship there are 9 different passenger accommodations to choose from starting at the basic interior cabin which comes equipped with Satellite TV, refrigerator, hair dryer, safe, closet, phone and desk and Private bathroom with shower, up to Premium accommodations like the 932-square-foot  suite with balcony which come equipped with an array of additional amenities.

The ship offers several formal dining rooms in the cruise tradition, with Traditional Dining at the same times for each meal other dining options include local specialties and gourmet favourites from the ships speciality restaurants, or casual dining where you can Get a quick and satisfying bite such as burgers hot dogs and pizza whenever you like from the various Casual Dining eateries.

she is equipped with all the usual cruise ship facilities such as a casino, pools and whirlpools, the caberet lounge sets the stage with captivating productions and some of the most talented musicians, singers and dancers at sea, first-run feature-length films are regularly shown but as Pacific Princess is one of the smaller ships in the fleet she is not equipped with a outdoor movie screen.




Onboard Entertainment and Facilities


Pools tick-icon whirlpools tick-icon
Flowrider  Cross-icon  Rock wall  Cross-icon 
Restaurants & Bars  tick-icon  Shops  tick-icon 
Fast Food  tick-icon  Room Service  tick-icon 
Nightclub or Disco  tick-icon  Lounge  tick-icon 
Theater  tick-icon Cafe's  tick-icon
Casino  tick-icon  Piano Bar  tick-icon 
Pursers desk  tick-icon  Excursion desk  tick-icon 
Library  tick-icon  Photo shop  tick-icon 
Card room  tick-icon  Medical room  tick-icon 
Laundry room  tick-icon Sauna/steam room  tick-icon
Gym  tick-icon Childrens activity clubs  tick-icon
Babysitting service  Cross-icon Video games room  Cross-icon
Sports facilities  tick-icon Outdoor movie theater  Cross-icon



Ship Specifications

  • Size: Small
  • Length: 593 feet
  • Beam: 83 feet
  • Speed: 21 knots
  • Tonnage: 30,277
  • Decks: 9
  • Crew: 373
  • Passengers: 826
  • Maiden Voyage: 1999 As R Three 
  • Christened: 8 Dec 2002 (re-named)
  • Godmother: Gabi Hollows


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