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  • Explorer of the Seas

  • Interior Stateroom

  • Interior Stateroom Layout

  • Oceanview Stateroom Layout

  • Oceanview Stateroom

  • Large Oceanview Stateroom

  • Large Oceanview Stateroom Layout

  • Promenade Stateroom

  • Superior Balcony Stateroom

  • Promenade Stateroom Layout

  • Superior Balcony Stateroom Layout

  • Deluxe Balcony Stateroom Layout

  • Deluxe Balcony Stateroom

  • Junior Suite w/Balcony

  • Junior Suite w/Balcony

  • Grand Suite w/Balcony

  • Grand Suite w/Balcony

  • Owner's Suite w/Balcony

  • Owner's Suite w/Balcony

  • Royal Suite with Balcony

  • Royal Suite with Balcony Layout

  • Family Oceanview Stateroom Layout

  • Family Oceanview Stateroom

  • Royal Family Suite w/Balcony

  • Royal Family Suite w/Balcony Layout

  • Main Dining Room

  • Windjammers

  • Johnny Rockets

  • Schooner Bar

  • Viking Crown Lounge

  • Maharaja's Lounge

  • Champagne Bar

  • Casino Royale

  • The Palace Theatre

  • Rock-climing Wall

  • Ice Skating Rink

  • Aquanauts Ages 3 - 5 Years

  • Teens Arcade

  • Solarium

  • Main Pool

  • Shipshape Fitness Centre

Explorer Of The Seas - Royal Caribbean

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Explorer Of The Seas itinerary and upcoming sailing dates
Mar 19 2018 South Pacific, 9 nights from $1113
Apr 8 2018 South Pacific, 7 nights from $1156
Apr 22 2018 Transpacific, 23 nights from $2714
May 18 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $2459
May 25 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $2509
Jun 1 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $2673
Jun 8 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $2869
Jun 15 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $3934
Jun 22 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $2256
Jun 29 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $3784
Jul 6 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $2194
Jul 13 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $2215
Jul 20 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $2297
Jul 27 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $2174
Aug 3 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $1956
Aug 10 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $1915
Aug 17 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $1895
Aug 24 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $1753
Aug 31 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $1769
Sep 7 2018 Alaska, 7 nights from $2110
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Explorer Of The Seas Overview

Balcony Stateroom Guarantee

Guarantee - Balcony Stateroom means that you are guaranteed a Balcony Stateroom. Category, location, and stateroom number to be advised before boarding.

Ship Key Map

Cost Included Dining Options

Main Dining Room - Sapphire Dining Room

The world-class food and décor in the 3-tier main dining room makes it the perfect choice for groups both large and small! From heavenly appetizers and entrées to delectable desserts, this is fine dining that everyone can enjoy. And you'll also enjoy an extra special treat when the staff performs parades in the main dining room!

Windjammer Cafe

The Windjammer Café is the perfect place to grab a bite to eat before hitting the pool or enjoy a casual dinner to top off a day of adventure. Open almost around the clock, it offers great food, spectacular views and an attentive wait staff, all in a casual atmosphere.

Cafe Promenade

The Café Promenade features sandwiches, pizza, pastries and popular brands like Seattle's Best Coffee® and, on some ships, Ben & Jerry's® ice cream! Open day and night, it's a great dining option for everything from a quick breakfast to a late-night snack.

Jade Sushi

Located adjacent to the Windjammer and features selections representing Chinese, Indian and Japanese cuisines.

My Family Time Dining

The main dining room offers My Family Time Dining SM with an expedited dining and Adventure Ocean pick-up service (see details below), to keep the whole family happy and satisfied during your meals. With Royal Caribbean's expedited dining service, your children (ages 3 to 11) will be served their meals within 40 minutes and their appetisers will be served right away.

When they've finished dinner, take your children to meet the Adventure Ocean Youth staff at the dining room entrance doors. Royal Caribbean will escort your children directly to the Adventure Ocean facilities for scheduled evening activities. Then you can quickly return to your dining experience and enjoy a relaxing meal. 

Cost Required Dining Options

Chops Grille

Royal Caribbean's popular signature steakhouse, featuring grade-A premium cuts of steak cooked to your specifications, plus fresh seafood, hearty side dishes and signature desserts in an upmarket, contemporary setting. Reservations are recommended for Chops Grille. Dress is smart casual. Cover charge includes your choice of delectable items from the menu, as well as gratuities. Fee applies.

Johnny Rockets

Get the family together for good old-fashioned burgers and fries. The Johnny Rockets restaurant you'll find onboard is everything you'd expect from the shoreside restaurant - authentic 1950s décor, a menu filled with all-American favorites and, of course, friendly service. Johnny Rockets is a great casual dining alternative that everyone in the family will enjoy.

Izumi Japanese Cuisine

The traditional Japanese dishes at Izumi will impress you with pure, delicate flavours, freshness of ingredients and impeccable presentation. Choose from sushi rolls, sashimi, hot rock (ishi-yaki) plates and more. Dress is smart casual. It serves lunch and dinner with À La Carte

Giovanni's Table

A casual Italian trattoria with indoor and al fresco seating, Giovanni's Table offers rustic dishes with a contemporary flair, including toasted herb foccacia, pastas, braised meat dishes and stews, served family-style. Fee applies.

Room Service

Maybe you want to sleep in or just spend a night relaxing in your stateroom; either way, you still have to eat.
A new room service menu that features several upgraded selections including a Wagyu Beef Hamburger, Philly Cheesesteak and Grilled Salmon with Cucumber Mint Yogurt and Roasted Asparagus.
A delivery charge of USD 7.95 per stateroom order will now apply. The continental breakfast remains complimentary and the delivery charge excludes Grand Suites and above.
So go ahead and have breakfast in bed or enjoy a sweet temptation dessert on your balcony. After all, you're on vacation. 

Drink Packages - Fees Apply

Drink packages are an economical and convenient way to purchase select drinks at our bars and restaurants. Kids can enjoy unlimited soda, and for adults, there's a soda package and a wine and dine package that includes a bottle of wine each evening at dinner.

Deluxe Drinks Package

• Cocktails / Spirits / Liqueurs / Beer
• Bottled still and sparkling water
• Wines by the glass
• Fresh squeezed juices / Non-alcoholic cocktails
• Premium coffees and teas
• Fountain sodas / Coca-Cola Freestyle® beverages
• Coca-Cola® souvenir cup included

Refreshment Drinks Package

• Premium coffees and teas
• Bottled still and sparkling water
• Fresh squeezed orange juice
• Non-alcoholic cocktails
• Fountain sodas / Coca-Cola Freestyle® beverages
• Coca-Cola® souvenir cup included

Classic Soda Package

• Fountain soda and refills in any venue
• Coca-Cola Freestyle® beverages
• Coca-Cola® souvenir cup included


Activities onboard Explorer of the Seas


Your friends are never going to believe you surfed onboard a ship! Even the best beaches have bad days, but on the FlowRider®, surf's always up. Plus, whether you?re boogie boarding or surfing, the FlowRider® is great fun for all skill levels.

Rock Climbing

The signature rock climbing walls are the most popular feature and are available on all Royal Caribbean cruise ships. Whether it's your first time on a rock wall or you're a seasoned climber, there are challenges for all levels of experience. All of the equipment, including shoes, helmets and harnesses are available onboard.

Other Fun Things Onboard:

  • Ice Skating Rink
  • Mini-golf course
  • Basketball court
  • Shopping Arcade