Diamond Princess Ship Facts

Guest Capacity: 2,670 lower berths


Inaugural Cruise: March 13, 2004

Last Refurbished: March 2014

Christener: Yoshiko Tsukuda (wife of president of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries)

Dining and Snacks: Five main dining rooms, Sabatini's – Italian restaurant, Kai Sushi, Sterling Steakhouse, Trident Grill – Burger & hot dog grill, Horizon Court – buffet restaurant, Prego Pizzeria – Poolside pizza, Patisserie, Wine Bar, Swirls (ice cream bar), Ultimate Balcony Dining, 24-hour room service

Showrooms/Lounges: Princess Theater, Wheelhouse Bar, Explorers Lounge, Club Fusion, Skywalkers Nightclub, Churchill's Cigar Lounge

Guest Services: The Sanctuary, Movies Under the Stars, Lotus Spa and Fitness Center, Kid's and Teen's Centers, Casino, Wedding chapel, Internet Café, Sports Deck, Nine-hole Putting Course, The Princess Shops, Library, Writing Room, Art Gallery, Photo/Video Gallery, Video Arcade, Guest Services Desk, Shore Excursions Desk, Medical Center

Number of Crew:


952 feet

205 feet

Maximum Speed:
22 knots

Number of Decks:

Guest Cabins: 1,337 total

  • 28 Suites with private balconies - Square footage: 525-1329*
  • 2 Family Suites with interconnecting cabins - Square footage: 613*
  • 186 Mini-suites with private balconies - Square footage: 354*
  • 522 Outside cabins with private balconies - Square footage: 237-277*
  • 10 Deluxe Oceanview - Square footage: 200
  • 212 Ocean view cabins - Square footage: 183-194
  • 377 Inside cabins - Square footage: 168

    *includes balcony

Wheelchair Accessible Cabins: 27

Cabins with Private Balconies:
750 (75 percent of all outside cabins)


Whirlpools Spas:

Lifeboats: 16 lifeboats, 6 tenders, 2 rescue boats

Builder: Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Nagasaki, Japan

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