Rhapsody of the Seas

Royal Caribbean Cruise Line


Date Commissioned:1997

Date Refurbished: 2012

Country of Registration: Norway

Regular Capacity: 2435

Maximum Capacity: 2435

Number of Crew:765

Crew Nationality: Multinational

Officer Nationality: Multinational

Language(s) Spoken:< Multiple Languages

Tonnage: 78491

Length: 915


From the snow-capped mountain coasts of Alaska to skyline views of Sydney, Australia, Rhapsody of the Seas® delivers an unforgettable cruise experience, no matter the hemisphere. Get out to sea and relax away the stress of life on land-at the VitalitySM Spa or glass-canopied Solarium adults-only pool. This is a ship built for adventure, too, with rock climbing, the Casino Royale®, and entertainment including shows, live music, plus bars and lounges that never have a cover. Now there's even more to love on the newly revitalized Rhapsody of the Seas®, featuring our fleet's newest offerings.

Facilities/On-Board Activities

Athletic/Exercise Facilities

  • Fitness Center
  • Jogging Track
  • Rock Climbing Wall


  • Conference Center
  • Internet Connection
  • Meeting Room -4
  • Wireless Office


  • Baby Sitting Services
  • Children Center
  • Teen Center
  • Youth Center


  • Cafe
  • Dining Rooms
  • Room Service


  • Art Exhibition and Auctions
  • Bars/Lounges/ Night Clubs -8
  • Card Rooms
  • Casino
  • Disco
  • Library
  • Movie Theater/Cinema
  • Photo Shop and Photo Gallery
  • Piano Bar
  • Ping Pong
  • Pools - Outdoor -2
  • Shuffleboard Courts
  • Video Arcade
  • Whirlpools -6

Health and Beauty

  • Hair Stylist
  • Massage Room
  • Medical Center
  • Sauna/Steam Rooms

Room Amenities

  • Closed Circuit TV
  • Hair Dryers
  • Private Showers
  • Safes
  • Telephones


  • Barber Shop
  • Beauty Salon
  • Laundry/Ironing/Dry Cleaning Service
  • Postal Service
  • Religious Services
  • Shore Excursion Desk

Ship Facilities

  • Air Conditioning
  • Electric Current(220AC/110AC)


  • Boutique
  • Duty Free Shops
  • Gift Shop

Dining Information


No. of Dinner Sittings: 2

No. of Dinner Sittings: 6:15 PM & 8:30 PM

Special Diet: Min. 45 Days Advance Request - vegitarian, diabetic, low sodium, low cholesterol, Kosher, & more

Dress Code: Varies - Formal, Semi-Formal, & Casual

Gratuity Policies

Waiter: $3.75 USD a day per guest

Assistant Waiter: $2.15 USD a day per guest

Head Waiter: $.75 USD a day per guest

Stateroom Attendant/Other Housekeeping Services: $5.00 USD a day per guest

Suite Attendant/Other Housekeeping Services: $7.25 USD a day per guest