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Sun Princess Fact Sheet

Passenger Capacity: 1,998 lower berths

Tonnage: 77,441

Inaugural Cruise: December 2, 1995

Christener: Lady Dorothy Sterling (wife of Lord Jeffrey Sterling, Chairman of P&O)

Number of Crew: 924

Registry: Bermuda

Length: 856 feet

Height: 185 feet

Beam: 
131 (including bridge wing)
105 (excluding bridge wing)

Draft: 27 feet

Number of Decks: 15

Passenger Cabins: 1,011 (603 outside/408 inside) total:
12 Suites with private balconies
     (Square footage: 538-695*)
26 Mini-suites with private balconies
     (Square footage: 370-536*)
372 Balcony cabins
     (Square footage: 179*)
193 Ocean view cabins
     (Square footage: 135-173)
408 Inside cabins
     (Square footage: 135-148) (*includes balcony)

Wheelchair Accessible Cabins: 19 (including 11 inside; 6 outside; 1 mini-suite)

Cabins with Private Balconies: 410 (70 percent of all outside cabins)

Pools:
3

Whirlpools Spas: 5

Dining and Snacks: 
Two main dining rooms
Sterling Steakhouse
Verdi’s Pizzeria  
International Café
Kai Sushi – Sushi and seafood restaurant
Horizon Court – Buffet restaurant
Terrace Grill – Barbeque grill
Swirls – Ice cream bar
Ultimate Balcony Dining
24-hour room service

Showrooms/Lounges: 
Princess Theater
Vista Show Lounge
Wheelhouse Bar
Crooners – Martini bar
Atrium Lounge and Bar
Shooting Stars Nightclub

Passenger Services:                      
The Sanctuary
Movies Under the Stars poolside screen
Lotus Spa and Fitness Center
Kid’s and Teen’s Centers
Sports Deck
Casino
Internet Café
Library and Writing Room
Photo/Video Gallery
Art Gallery
Duty-free Boutiques
Passenger Services Desk
Shore Excursions Desk
Medical Center

Lifeboats: 10 lifeboats, 6 tenders, 2 rescue boats

Builder: Fincantieri Cantieri Navali Italiani, Monfalcone, Italy