In mid-April, Royal Caribbean finally cut the ribbon on one of its newest cruise ships, the Ovation of the Seas. To be sure, the moment was hotly anticipated by cruise fans everywhere, as Royal Caribbean had reportedly spend upwards of $1.5 billion on the ship’s construction. After taking an early ship at the Ovation of the Seas and what it has to offer, we can tell you one thing for certain: It was definitely money well spent.
Part of Royal Caribbean’s Quantum-class cruise ships, the Ovation of the Seas is one of the most technologically advanced and feature-rich cruise ships on the oceans today. You will, of course, find many of the awesome amenities that cruise fans have come to expect from Royal Caribbean, including surfing simulators, first-rate theaters featuring incredible performances, and even some of the most luxuriously appointed staterooms and suites. But, that’s just the top of the iceberg.
In the pictures that follow, you’ll see what makes the Ovation of the Seas one of the best cruise ships ever built and why Royal Caribbean absolutely got its billion-dollars worth in its construction. Let’s take a look!
1. Coming Soon…
One of the most anticipated cruise ships of 2016 has made its debut, Royal Caribbean’s Ovation of the Seas.
2. Massive Pool
The main pool up on deck is nothing short of massive, offering plenty of space for guests to stretch out and catch some sun.
3. Surf’s Up!
The pools aren’t the only places for water-related fun, as there’s also the 40-foot-long surf simulator called FlowRider.