most popular cruise ships editor's pick awards, cruise critic - aerial view of Ruby Princess cruise ship at sea

Ruby Princess®

Ruby Princess is a luminous jewel on the seas and a romantic destination in itself. Christened by lovebirds Trista and Ryan Sutter of TV’s The Bachelorette, she offers nearly 900 balconies from which to view the world, an array of entertainment options including Movies Under the Stars®, and sumptuous dining choices from Crown Grill to the International Café.

  • Last Refurbished: October 2018
  • Guest Capacity: 3,080 lower berths
  • Number of Crew: 1,200
  • Tonnage: 113,561

Learn more about Ruby Princess®

What's included in my cruise fare

Welcome to Princess MedallionClass™ Vacations

Couple onboard, using touch screen monitor to view their voyage details.

It All Begins with A Medallion

The complimentary OceanMedallion is your portal to amazing vacation possibilities. It’s the size of a quarter, but don’t let that fool you. Consider the OceanMedallion your key to opening doors: to your stateroom, your ship and experiences you won’t find anywhere else.

Learn more about Princess MedallionClass

More Onboard

friends sitting around a dinner table, raising their glasses of wine for a toast

Dining

Passionate about our culinary craft, we’re committed to serving you mouthwatering, handcrafted dishes made from scratch throughout your voyage. Be sure to join us at one of our award-winning specialty restaurants to celebrate your next birthday, anniversary or milestone and enjoy tantalizing specialties.

  • SHARE℠ by Curtis Stone (specialty restaurant)^
  • The Salty Dog Gastropub (specialty restaurant)^
  • Chocolate Journeys℠
  • Crown Grill℠ (steakhouse specialty restaurant)^
  • Chef's Table Experience^
  • Crab Shack (specialty restaurant)^
  • Vines (wine bar)^
  • International Café
  • Horizon Court (buffet)
  • Trident Grill (burgers & hot dogs)

Learn more about Food & Dining
^Nominal charges may apply.  

young woman swimming in pool

Activities

Each day, a world of exciting activities awaits, from cooking demonstrations to dance classes, trivia contests and a range of enrichment programs, including our Encounters with Discovery at SEA™ speaker series from experts who offer insights into the places you’ll visit.

  • Discovery at SEA™ Programs
  • Festivals of the World
  • The Piazza
  • Shops of Princess
  • Art Gallery & Auctions
  • Photo & Video Gallery
  • Platinum Photography Studio
  • Freshwater Pools & Hot Tubs
  • Sports Court (basketball, volleyball, tennis)
  • Princess Links (putting course)

Learn more about Onboard Activities

couple watching movie under the stars while sharing popcorn

Entertainment

There’s always something happening on board — from heading to the Princess Theater for a lavish original musical production to enjoying a blockbuster movie poolside under the stars or simply relaxing in a lounge sipping a cocktail where a live band is playing your song.

  • Movies Under the Stars®
  • The Voice of the Ocean (live show)
  • Original Musical Productions
  • Music & Dancing
  • Vegas-style Casino
  • Featured Guest Entertainers
  • Princess Theater
  • Club Fusion (dance club)
  • Skywalkers Nightclub
  • Crooners Bar

Learn more about Onboard Entertainment

woman laying on massage table in spa relaxing while receiving hot stone massage

Joyful Rejuvenation

Everything you need to refresh body and mind is right on board. Indulge in a manicure, pedicure or a makeover in the salon, or a soothing massage in the Lotus Spa®. Or maybe it’s a brisk workout in the fitness center, followed by a little “me time” in The Sanctuary, a tranquil retreat reserved just for adults.

  • The Princess Luxury Bed
  • SLEEP by Princess
  • The Sanctuary (retreat for adults)^
  • Lotus Spa®^
  • Lotus Spa® Fitness Center
  • Fitness Classes^

Learn more about Onboard Wellness
^Nominal charges may apply.  

grandparents at dinner table with grandson inbetween them, giving grandmother a hug

Families

Voted “Best Cruise Line for multi-generational family travel” by Porthole Cruise Magazine 2018 Readers' Choice Awards, Princess fosters family reconnection over meaningful moments of discovery, relaxation and happiness, from grandparents to grandkids and everyone in between.

  • Camp Discovery Youth Centers & Teen Lounges
  • Discovery at SEA experiences like Stargazing and Indoor Planetarium^
  • Discovery™ and Animal Planet™ Shore Excursions
  • Live Animal Experiences in the Piazza^
  • Stanley the Bear and much more
  • Festivals of the World
  • Movies Under the Stars®
  • Unique Holiday Activities^

Learn more about Family Cruise Activities
^On select sailings.

Camp Discovery: Tori Belleci teaching kids about sharks

Youth & Teen Programs

In partnership with Discovery™, Princess® has developed wonder-filled Camp Discovery centers and engaging experiences for cruisers ages 3 to 17. Named “Best Cruise Line for Families” by Travel & Leisure, our diverse programs offer every child and teen what they need to spark curiosity, fuel creativity and inspire an active life.

  • The Treehouse, ages 3 to 7
  • The Lodge, ages 8 to 12
  • The Beach House, ages 13 to 17

Learn more about our Youth Centers & Teen Lounges