Coral Princess Cruise Ship Profile

Ship Features, Itinerary, News, Photos, Review, Accommodations, Notable Rooms, Dining Venues, Kid's Areas, Deck Plan, Outdoor Spaces, Smoking Sections



The Coral Princess leaves from Ft. Lauderdale during the fall/winter seasonsailing to the Panama Canal in a partial transit.

The Coral Princess sails Alaska and Panama Canal itineraries between Los Angeles and Ft. Lauderdale for the remainder of the year.

CDC Ratings

Sanitation Report

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2009 Rating 97 (May)
2009 Rating 98 (Dec)
2010 Rating 97 (Jul)
2011 Rating 99 (Jan)
2011 Rating 98 (Jul)
2012 Rating 98 (Jan)
2012 Rating 100 (Jul)
2013 Rating 99 (Feb)
2013 Rating 93 (Aug)
2013 Rating 96 (Nov)
2014 Rating 94 (Jun)
2014 Rating 97 (Oct)
2016 Rating 97 (Aug)
2019 Rating 99 (Oct)

Deck Plan

Sports Deck 16

Deck Chess Set, Shuffleboard, Splash Pool, Sports Court

Sun Deck 15

The Sanctuary, Princess Links, Movies Under the Stars

Lido Deck 14

Horizon Court, Lido Pool and Bar, Pizzeria, Ice Cream Bar, Lotus Pool, Lotus Spa, Fitness Center

Aloha Deck 11

Passenger Staterooms (forward and midship), Youth Center, Teen Center (aft)

Baja Deck 10

Passenger Staterooms

Caribe Deck 9

Passenger Staterooms

Dolphin Deck 8

Passenger Staterooms

Emerald Deck

Passenger Staterooms, Internet Cafe, Card Room, Library (midship)

Promenade Deck 7

Bayou Cafe and Steakhouse, Internet Cafe, Crooners lounge, Churchill Lounge, Hearts and Minds Chapel, Princess Theater, Sabatini's, Universe Lounge, Wheelhouse bar

Fiesta Deck 6

Boutiques, Calypso Cove, Explorer's Lounge, Meridian Bay, Photo Gallery, Princess Theater, Provence Dining Room, Princess Casino, Universe Lounge

Plaza Deck 5

La Patisserie, Shore Excursion desk and Passenger Services, Bordeaux dining room

Gala Deck4

Medical Center

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 Adults Only Area

The Sanctuary

The perfect place to take a break and indulge in a private getaway with a plush, outdoor spa-inspired setting, complete with massage cabanas, signature beverages, light meals, attentive service and personal entertainment. Serenity Stewards are on hand to provide everything from a chilled face towel and Evian water atomizers, to a menu of healthy beverages and fare. Half-day passes for The Sanctuary are available for $10 per person, for 8 am to 12:30 pm or 1 pm to 5 pm.

The Sanctuary features two outdoor private cabanas where guests can also take advantage of the exclusive Lotus Spa Services at The Sanctuary. (additional fee).

* Prices subject to change - updated Dec 2013.

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Coral Princess

coral princess cruise ship

Coral Princess is one of just two ships in the Princess fleet specially built to sail through the Panama Canal. Ninety percent of her staterooms offer ocean views, with 700 balconies available, perfect for witnessing the engineering marvel of the Canal.  Unique to Coral Princess and her sister ship, the Bayou Café and Steakhouse features live jazz music and flavorful New Orleans-inspired cuisine.

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CDC Ratings Outdoor Areas
Deck Plan Kid's Camps



Ship Class: Panamax

Launched: 2002

Refurbished: 2009

GRT: 92,000

Length: 964 ft.

Draft: 27 ft.

Speed: 21 Knots

Passengers: 1,974

Coral Princess Bridge cam


Standard Stateroom Amenities

Fresh fruit (by request), evening bed turn-down, chocolates on your pillow, complimentary shampoo, conditioner and body lotion, Waffle weave cloth bathrobes (available upon request from your stateroom steward), bottles of liquor and stateroom bar packages available for purchase at non-duty-free prices through room service or from designated bar locations, private safe and refrigerator, 110-volt, 60-cycle alternating current (AC) with standard U.S. plug fittings, and electric hair dryer.

Stateroom sizes

Inside 156-166 Sq. ft.
Ocean view 162-212 Sq. ft.
Balcony 217-248 Sq. ft. w/veranda
Mini-suite 280-302 Sq. ft. w/veranda
Suite 470 Sq. ft. w/veranda


Interior staterooms come standard with twin beds that convert to a queen, private bathroom with shower, hair dryer, safe, desk, and refrigerator. Some staterooms include pullman beds for extra passengers.

Ocean View

These staterooms come standard with twin beds that convert to a queen, private bathroom with shower, hair dryer, safe, desk, and refrigerator. Some staterooms include pullman beds for extra passengers. Most staterooms will have a picture window, although a few may be port holes.


Balcony staterooms come standard with twin beds that convert to a queen, private bathroom with shower, hair dryer, safe, desk, refrigerator, and balcony with patio furniture. Some staterooms include pullman beds for extra passengers. Premium balconies are larger and some are rear-facing staterooms.


In addition to standard amenities, mini-suite passengers receive a welcome glass of champagne, two televisions, a sitting area with a sofabed, two flat-panel televisions, and a spacious closet. Some mini-suites have a pullman for a fourth passenger.

Suite Amenities:

In addition to standard amenities, suite passengers receive a DVD/CD player and free access to a DVD library, complimentary web access in the Internet Café, laundry and dry cleaning, use of the Lotus Spa® Thermal Suite (select ships), one-time free mini-bar setup, walk-in closet with a safe, soundstation with dock for iPod, two flat-panel televisions, upgraded bathroom amenities , and use of the Disembarkation Lounge. In suites with a balcony, the patio furniture accommodates up to four people.

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Dining Venues

($) = Specialty restaurant, surcharges apply

Provence Dining Room

Traditional fixed seating restaurant in a formal venue.

Bordeaux Dining Room

Anytime dining restaurant in a formal venue.

Horizon Court

At the forefront of 24-hour dining, the Horizon Court offers a round-the-clock venue for buffet meals or snacks. In addition, the restaurant operates a late-night bistro with a set menu and sit-down service from 10 pm to 4 am.

The Grill

Burgers, hot dogs and more located on Lido Deck.

Princess Pizza

Grab a slice of the best pizza at sea in the Pizzeria.


Serving a light menu.

Afternoon Tea

Indulge in afternoon tea with finger sandwiches, pastries, scones, cookies, music and white-glove service. Enjoy a wide selection of premium teas — from Earl Grey to herbal infusions.

Bayou Cafe and Steakhouse ($)

A spicy mixture of French, Spanish and African influences, New Orleans cuisine is one of the oldest culture-driven cooking styles in American history. Here, passengers will enjoy traditional Cajun-and Creole-influenced dishes such as peel-and-eat shrimp, gumbos, jambalaya, and crawfish. *$20.00 surcharge per person.

Sabatini's ($)

With a menu specializing in Italian cuisine and premium seafood, Sabatini's offers a refined yet casual atmosphere that includes extensive personal attention from the ship's top European waiters and perhaps even a song from the pizza chef as he creates Princess' famous pies. * $25 cover charge.

Ultimate Balcony Dining ($)

Ultimate Balcony Dining features a hosted cocktail party, fresh flowers, champagne and a deluxe four-course meal featuring delicate sweet lobster tail or juicy steak among many available delicacies.
Or, opt for a breakfast which includes specialty pastries, fresh fruits, quiche, smoked salmon and other special treats served with a half bottle of French champagne.

Room Service

Princess provides 24-hour room service, enabling passengers to enjoy breakfast, lunch, dinner and snacks in the privacy of their own staterooms or enjoying the view from their balconies. In addition to the always-available room service menu, passengers can also enjoy items from the day's main menu in their staterooms, as well as special room service-only offerings.

* Prices subject to change - updated Dec 2013

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Notable Rooms

Princess Theater

Watch a Princess Signature Show nightly in the main showroom.

Universe Lounge

An alternative venue featuring comedy acts, movies and more.

The Princess Casino

Play slots, cards, roulette and more.

Explorer's Lounge

Cabaret-style venue.

Wheelhouse Bar

Step into the Wheelhouse Bar onboard for a taste of British tradition.

Churchill Lounge

Relax in the cigar lounge in the company of a glass of single malt whiskey or vintage port in one hand and a Montecristo in the other.

Crooners Bar

Martini bar with live music.

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Outdoor Features

Main Pool Area

Lido Pool with three hot tubs and Lotus Pool with two hot tubs aft.

Movies Under the Stars

Poolside HD theater. Movies and more.

Sports Deck

Basketball Court, Jogging Track, Golf Simulators, Oasis Pool and Spa.

Lotus Pool and Lotus Spa

Located on Riviera Deck aft.

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Kids Only

Please note: To participate in the Youth Program, children must be at least 3 years old and potty trained. However, children under 3 are welcome to join in the fun if supervised by a parent at all times.

Princess Pelicans

Ages 3-12

Kids-only dance parties, movies and cartoons, ice cream and pizza parties, t-shirt coloring, pajama parties, fun fairs, and art projects.


Ages 8-12

Kids-only dinners, dance parties, movies, video games, scavenger hunts, karaoke and talent shows, sports tournaments, California Science Center workshops, Jr. CHEF @Sea, Klutz®projects, and theme nights.

Remix Teen Lounge

Ages 13-17

Teens-only dance parties, late-night movies, sports tournaments, casino night, talent shows, formal dinners, DJ workshops, PlayStation® and Wii® equipment, foosball tables and more.

No signing in or out of the club required.

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