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Explorer of the Seas

Explorer of the Seas

Overview

Explorer of the Seas® by Royal Caribbean Cruises urges passengers to “sail away to a place where innovation rules.” Catch a contemporary musical production at the Palace Theatre, use the state-of-the-art conference room for meetings, or enjoy the onboard skating rink.

Explorer of the Seas, built in 2000, received Royal Caribbean's “Royal Advantage” upgrade treatment in February 2015. Upgrades included new entertainment and dining options, as well as brand-new inside staterooms equipped with virtual balconies. Discover the wonders of the Caribbean sea and take comfort in the fact that you found the best Royal Caribbean International cruise rates with Dunhill Travel Deals.

Cabin Options

All staterooms are equipped with a TV, telephone, shower, vanity area, hairdryer, mini bar, an extendable surface for laptops as well as 110/220 electrical outlets.

Explorer of the Seas - Junior Suite

Junior Suite

Size: 264 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 2 guests

Junior Suites are 264 sq. ft. with a 75 sq. ft. balcony, include a bathtub, sitting area and sleep two guests. Rooms equipped with sofa beds can sleep up to four guests.

Explorer of the Seas - Deluxe Ocean View Stateroom

Deluxe Ocean View Stateroom

Size: 164 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 2 guests

Features your own private 51 sq. ft. balcony with stunning views to wake up to each day. These rooms include a sitting area with sofa and two twin beds that can convert to a Royal King-size bed and sleep two guests. Rooms equipped with sofa beds and/or Pullman-style beds can sleep up to four guests.

Explorer of the Seas - Ocean View Stateroom

Ocean View Stateroom

Size: 160 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 2 guests

Outside staterooms feature a spectacular ocean view through your own window and offer all standard room features. These rooms include two twin beds that can convert to a Royal King-size bed and sleep two guests. Some rooms are equipped with Pullman-style beds and can sleep up to four guests.

Explorer of the Seas - Interior Stateroom

Interior Stateroom

Size: 150 sq. ft.

Occupancy: Sleeps up to 2 guests

These rooms include two twin beds that can convert to a Royal King-size bed and sleep two guests. Some rooms are equipped with Pullman-style beds and can sleep up to four guests.

* Images shown may not reflect the actual cabin you'll be booking.

Itineraries, Sailing Dates & Pricing

(All prices are per person)

7 - Days

Alaska

Aug 24, 2018

From Seattle

Inside

$1,326

Outside

$1,529

Balcony

$1,704

Suite

$2,187

Alaska Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Seattle - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Juneau 12:00 21:00Cruise Inside Passage
4 Skagway 07:00 20:30
5 Tracy Arm 07:00 12:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Victoria, Canada 09:00 18:00
8 Seattle 06:00 -
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7 - Days

Alaska

Aug 31, 2018

From Seattle

Inside

CALL

Outside

CALL

Balcony

CALL

Suite

$2,610

Alaska Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Seattle - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruise Inside Passage - Juneau
4 Skagway 07:00 20:30
5 Tracy Arm 07:00 12:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Victoria, Canada 09:00 18:00
8 Seattle 06:00 -
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7 - Days

Alaska

Sep 7, 2018

From Seattle

Inside

$1,430

Outside

$1,780

Balcony

$2,520

Suite

$3,114

Alaska Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Seattle - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruise Inside Passage - Juneau
4 Skagway 07:00 20:30
5 Tracy Arm 07:00 12:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Victoria, Canada 09:00 18:00
8 Seattle 06:00 -
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3 - Days

Party

Sep 14, 2018

From Seattle

Inside

$294

Outside

CALL

Balcony

CALL

Suite

$1,145

Party Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Seattle - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Victoria, Canada 08:00 18:00
4 Seattle 06:00 -
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4 - Days

United States, Canada

Sep 17, 2018

From Seattle

Inside

$319

Outside

$570

Balcony

$755

Suite

$1,042

United States, Canada Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Seattle - 16:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Nanaimo 08:00 18:00
4 Victoria, Canada 08:00 18:00
5 Seattle 06:00 -
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7 - Days

United States, Canada

Sep 21, 2018

From Seattle

Inside

$635

Outside

CALL

Balcony

CALL

Suite

CALL

United States, Canada Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Seattle - 16:00
2 Astoria 09:00 18:00
3 Cruising - -
4 San Francisco 08:00 -
5 San Francisco - 16:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Victoria, Canada 10:00 18:00
8 Seattle 06:00 -
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7 - Days

United States, Canada

Sep 28, 2018

From Seattle

Inside

$515

Outside

CALL

Balcony

CALL

Suite

CALL

United States, Canada Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Seattle - 16:00
2 Astoria 09:00 18:00
3 Cruising - -
4 San Francisco 08:00 -
5 San Francisco - 16:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Victoria, Canada 10:00 18:00
8 Seattle 06:00 -
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21 - Days

World

Oct 5, 2018

From Seattle

Inside

$1,589

Outside

$1,774

Balcony

$2,389

Suite

$4,272

World Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Seattle - 18:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Cruising - -
5 Cruising - -
6 Cruising - -
7 Honolulu 08:00 17:00
8 Lahaina 08:00 17:00
9 Cruising - -
10 Cruising - -
11 Cruising - -
12 Cruising - -
13 Crossing the International Dateline - -
14 Cruising - -
15 Cruising - -
16 Suva, Fiji 08:00 17:00
17 Cruising - -
18 Port Vila Harbour 08:00 17:00
19 Mystery Island 08:00 17:00
20 Noumea 08:00 17:00
21 Cruising - -
22 Cruising - -
23 Sydney, Australia 06:30 -
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11 - Days

Pacific Islands

Oct 27, 2018

From Sydney/Australia

Inside

$1,114

Outside

$1,249

Balcony

$1,494

Suite

$2,804

Pacific Islands Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Sydney, Australia - 17:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Ile des Pins 08:00 17:00
5 Noumea 08:00 17:00
6 Mystery Island 08:00 17:00
7 Cruising - -
8 Lifou Isle 08:00 17:00
9 Mare Island 08:00 17:00
10 Cruising - -
11 Cruising - -
12 Sydney, Australia 06:30 -
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9 - Days

Pacific Islands

Nov 7, 2018

From Sydney/Australia

Inside

$598

Outside

$1,144

Balcony

$1,297

Suite

$2,729

Pacific Islands Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Sydney, Australia - 18:45
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Ile des Pins 08:00 17:00
5 Mystery Island 08:00 17:00
6 Noumea 08:00 17:00
7 Lifou Isle 08:00 17:00
8 Cruising - -
9 Cruising - -
10 Sydney, Australia 06:30 -
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11 - Days

Pacific Islands

Nov 16, 2018

From Sydney/Australia

Inside

$999

Outside

$1,182

Balcony

$1,364

Suite

$2,272

Pacific Islands Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Sydney, Australia - 18:45
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Noumea 08:00 17:00
5 Ile des Pins 08:00 17:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Port Vila Harbour 08:00 17:00
8 Mystery Island 08:00 17:00
9 Lifou Isle 08:00 17:00
10 Cruising - -
11 Cruising - -
12 Sydney, Australia 06:30 -
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11 - Days

Pacific Islands

Nov 27, 2018

From Sydney/Australia

Inside

$738

Outside

$1,112

Balcony

$1,364

Suite

$2,302

Pacific Islands Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Sydney, Australia - 18:45
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Lifou Isle 08:00 17:00
5 Ile des Pins 08:00 17:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Port Vila Harbour 08:00 17:00
8 Mystery Island 08:00 17:00
9 Noumea 08:00 17:00
10 Cruising - -
11 Cruising - -
12 Sydney, Australia 06:30 -
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10 - Days

Pacific Islands

Dec 8, 2018

From Sydney/Australia

Inside

$1,052

Outside

$1,267

Balcony

$1,197

Suite

$2,492

Pacific Islands Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Sydney, Australia - 17:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Noumea 08:00 17:00
5 Lifou Isle 08:00 17:00
6 Port Vila Harbour 08:00 17:00
7 Mystery Island 08:00 17:00
8 Ile des Pins 08:00 17:00
9 Cruising - -
10 Cruising - -
11 Sydney, Australia 06:30 -
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11 - Days

Pacific Islands

Dec 18, 2018

From Sydney/Australia

Inside

$1,434

Outside

$1,594

Balcony

$1,967

Suite

$3,314

Pacific Islands Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Sydney, Australia - 18:45
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Noumea 08:00 17:00
5 Mystery Island 08:00 17:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Mare Island 08:00 17:00
8 Cruising - -
9 Ile des Pins 08:00 17:00
10 Cruising - -
11 Cruising - -
12 Sydney, Australia 06:30 -
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8 - Days

Australia, New Zealand

Dec 29, 2018

From Sydney/Australia

Inside

$2,037

Outside

$2,599

Balcony

$3,437

Suite

$4,899

Australia, New Zealand Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Sydney, Australia - 17:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Noumea 08:00 17:00
5 Mystery Island 08:00 17:00
6 Ile des Pins 08:00 17:00
7 Cruising - -
8 Cruising - -
9 Sydney, Australia 06:30 -
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9 - Days

Pacific Islands

Jan 6, 2019

From Sydney/Australia

Inside

$1,057

Outside

$1,178

Balcony

$1,577

Suite

$2,622

Pacific Islands Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Sydney, Australia - 17:00
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Noumea 08:00 17:00
5 Mystery Island 08:00 17:00
6 Lifou Isle 08:00 17:00
7 Ile des Pins 08:00 17:00
8 Cruising - -
9 Cruising - -
10 Sydney, Australia 06:30 -
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9 - Days

Australia, New Zealand

Jan 15, 2019

From Sydney/Australia

Inside

$1,027

Outside

$1,224

Balcony

$1,577

Suite

$2,287

Australia, New Zealand Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Sydney, Australia - 18:45
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Ile des Pins 08:00 17:00
5 Mystery Island 08:00 17:00
6 Lifou Isle 08:00 17:00
7 Noumea 08:00 17:00
8 Cruising - -
9 Cruising - -
10 Sydney, Australia 06:30 -
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8 - Days

Australia, New Zealand

Jan 24, 2019

From Sydney/Australia

Inside

$516

Outside

$1,029

Balcony

$1,252

Suite

$1,944

Australia, New Zealand Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Sydney, Australia - 18:45
2 Cruising - -
3 Cruising - -
4 Noumea 08:00 17:00
5 Mystery Island 08:00 17:00
6 Ile des Pins 08:00 17:00
7 Cruising - -
8 Cruising - -
9 Sydney, Australia 06:30 -
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8 - Days

Australia, New Zealand

Feb 1, 2019

From Sydney/Australia

Inside

$687

Outside

$862

Balcony

$1,029

Suite

$1,854

Australia, New Zealand Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Sydney, Australia - 18:45
2 Cruising - -
3 Brisbane 08:00 17:00
4 Cruising - -
5 Willis Islets 09:00 10:00
6 Airlie Beach 08:00 17:00
7 Cruising - -
8 Cruising - -
9 Sydney, Australia 06:30 -
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6 - Days

Australia, New Zealand

Feb 9, 2019

From Sydney/Australia

Inside

$567

Outside

$503

Balcony

$824

Suite

$1,304

Australia, New Zealand Cruise Itinerary Map
Day Location Arrive Depart
1 Sydney, Australia - 17:00
2 Newcastle, Australia 08:00 17:00
3 Port Kembla 08:00 17:00
4 Cruising - -
5 Hobart 08:00 17:00
6 Cruising - -
7 Sydney, Australia 06:30 -
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Upgrades are not applicable to all categories/sailing dates and are subject to change without notice. All prices are per person, in US Dollars, based on double occupancy. Government taxes are not included. Rates are subject to change without notice and cannot be guaranteed until a specific cabin category has been confirmed and a deposit or final payment has been applied. Some exclusive rates have limited inventory and will be confirmed with the appropriate deposit on a first come first serve basis. Fares marked as non-refundable may not be combinable with all promotions. Rates displayed within the cruise line’s final payment period are subject to cancellation penalties as per the cruise lines terms and conditions even if they are not designated as non-refundable bookings. All itineraries operate under the sole discretion of the cruise line and may be subject to change or cancellation based on weather or other conditions.

Entertainment & Activities

Explorer of the Seas Sports Deck

Relax in the Vitality Spa or one of six whirlpools, or take a revitalizing yoga class in the state-of-the-art fitness center all while you sail away on your cruise to the Bahamas or elsewhere aboard the Explorer of the Seas. Enjoy a quick jog along the indoor track, ice skate, rock climb or participate in several other active options.

Have some fun with the whole family with games and contests, or let the kids enjoy age-appropriate entertainment through Explorer of the Seas’ complimentary Royal Babies®, Royal Tots® and Adventure Ocean® Youth Programs. You’ll find name-brand, duty-free shopping on the Royal Promenade, and with over 15 bars, clubs and lounges, the options for entertainment are seemingly endless. 

Dining Options

Explorer of the Seas offers various food options for eveyone aboard.

Explorer of the Seas Crown & Kettle

Deck 4

  • Da Gama Dining Room is another three-tier dining room and serves a wide array of dishes.

Deck 5

  • Cafe Promenade is the one stop shop onboard for specialty coffees and pastries served fresh in the morning, and cookies and sandwiches throughout the rest of the day and night.
  • Columbus Dining Rooms is the third three-tier dining room onboard with a wide range of menu items.

Deck11

  • Portofino specializes in delicious Italian cuisine in an intimate and upscale setting.
  • Windjammer Cafe is a wonderful buffet-style breakfast and lunch stop during the day, and transforms into restaurant-style service and features a different menu for dinner.

Explorer of the Seas Johnny Rockets

Deck 12

  • Johnny Rockets takes you back in time for an old-school 50's diner experience as you enjoy a juicy burger and fries and tunes from the jukebox. And of course, old-fashioned malted milkshakes!

Deck 14

  • Seven Hearts combines relaxation and good food into one at its outdoor lounging area offering light meals and snacks.

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