Cruising with Accor Vacation Club Cruises

by / Thursday, 18 August 2016 / Published in Vacations Magazine Articles

Welcome to another installment of Cruise News. In this edition we take a look at Royal Caribbean’s latest Quantum Class edition ‘Ovation of the Seas’, as well as finding out what Curtis Stone’s been up to with Princess Cruises. So let’s get to it…

Ovation of the Seas brings the romance of the sea to Australia in a big way!
Coming to a Cruise port near you – if you’re lucky – Royal Caribbean’s the Ovation of the Seas! Ok Australia… It’s really on its way and soon will be arriving at our shores and doorsteps for its maiden Down Under voyage this December 2016… Just in time for the Christmas holidays, it’s a “billion dollar” colossal friendly giant and will be homeported in Australian waters! It’s all ours!!!
Cruising for Australians is just about to be redefined and re imagined in a bigger and even more amazing way! Chock full of technology advancements, more relaxing spaces and some groovy novelty attractions along the way – there’s literally “something for everyone” to enjoy during their precious holidays on-board!

Whether relaxing, lounging, “masterchefing”, wining and dining, surfing, flying (yes, flying in the ifly), people-watching, relaxing, or just relaxing – Ovation of the Seas has it all.
Some of the Ovation’s innovations include: 18 decks of accommodations (staterooms), restaurants, eateries, theatres, shops, pools, entertainment, spa, gym, relaxation areas, cafes, night clubs
and activity areas for 3800 guests of all ages!!! The largest ship based in Australian waters.


RipCord by iFLY® – Ever thought about flying like an eagle? Hold on to your hats… It’s time to… “experience the sheer thrill and exhilaration of flying in an air machine that lets you soar in a safe,
controlled environment”.

North StarSM – One of the coolest features of this class of RCCL ship “take yourself to new heights with the jewelshaped capsule that gently ascends over 300 feet above sea level. Breathtaking
360 degree views of the sea and your destinations.

Transformational venues – “Experience completely revolutionary spaces that transform from day to night. Play basketball, go roller skating and ride bumper cars at the SeaplexSM. Relax with a book at Two70°SM and come back at night for a spectacular aerial show.”

Dynamic Dining – reimagines dining at sea to give you more distinct options plus total flexibility to shape your own delectable journey. There are no set dining times, no assigned seats, no required
formal nights.

Flowrider® and Other Action and Adventure – Bumper cars, roller skating, basketball court, circus school and more at Seaplex, the largest indoor active space at sea – FlowRider® surf simulator and the infamous 30-foot high Rock Climbing Wall.

Rest & Relaxation including : Full-service VitalitySM Spa – State-of-the-art Fitness Centre, 220-foot outdoor poolside movie screen, Adults-only Solarium pool – a glass-canopied retreat, Indoor pool with retractable roof and Whirlpools.

Kids & Families – Complimentary Adventure Ocean® youth program, Royal Babies® and Royal Tots® program and H2O Zone kids’ water park.

Casino Royale® – with thousands of square feet of slots and tables, Two70° with night-time aerial entertainment and an ice bar.

Call your Accor Vacation Club Cruise Agent today and book your holiday before someone else does!!!!