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Princess Cruise Ships By Age & Size, Newest To Oldest 2022

Today I am going to share with you Princess Cruise Ships By Age Newest To Oldest also by size and weight. However have also researched when each ship was refurbished, in the hope that like me it will help you a little with booking your Princess Cruise.

Do you ever wonder a ships age when booking a cruise? I will be honest, it is a factor I consider. I want to know how old is a ship and when it was last refurbished. I love brand new and shiny. However also love a little older and more intimate, especially if refurbishments have taken place. And if you are curious to find out what the biggest ships in the world are? Check out our guide of all of the largest ships.

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Princess Cruise Ships By Age

We have broken it down for you, telling you each Princess Cruise ship by age, when it was launched and when that ship was refurbished. This gives you a great insight into how hard Princess Cruises are working to keep the fleet updated and fresh.

How Many Ships Do Princess Have?

Princess have 15 cruise ships after selling 5 of the fleet off during 2020/2021. However have also invested in modernization programs and medallion net.

Ships By Launch Date At A Glance

  • Discovery Princess, 2022 Sailing from LA in April 2022
  • Enchanted Princess, 2021
  • Sky Princess, 2019
  • Majestic Princess, 2017
  • Regal Princess, 2014
  • Royal Princess, 2013
  • Ruby Princess, 2008
  • Emerald Princess, 2007
  • Crown Princess, 2006
  • Caribbean Princess, 2004
  • Diamond Princess, 2004
  • Sapphire Princess, 2004
  • Island Princess, 2003
  • Coral Princess, 2003
  • Grand Princess, 1998
Princess Cruise Ships By Age Newest To Oldest

Which Princess Cruise Ships Have Been Refurbished And Updated

  • Diamond Princess, 2019
  • Caribbean Princess, 2019
  • Grand Princess, 2019
  • Coral Princess, 2019
  • Emerald Princess, 2019
  • Royal Princess, 2018
  • Ruby Princess, 2018
  • Crown Princess, 2018
  • Island Princess, 2017
  • Sapphire Princess, 2018

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Which Princess Cruise Ships Have Medallion Class?

Princess Cruise line recently announced that all Princess ships are now officially Medallion Class ships. This is great news as the app has been rolled out across the fleet to make checking in a booking a seamless process.

And as we are soon embarking on a Princess Sea-cation I can assure you the app is easy to use and understand when you get your head around it, it allows you to book in and upload all of your details to the app. Thus enabling quicker embarkation onto the ship, that has to be better right? I don’t know about you, but all I want to do is get on the ship and not mess about.

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What Is Medallion Class

Ocean Medallion is a small Medallion which is replacing the sea card ( If you don’t own a smart phone you can use the Medallion which comes with a lanyard in exactly the same way as the sea card) This guide tells you a little more about the Ocean Medallion and how it works.

What Are The Newest Princess Cruise Ship?

The Sky Princess was launched in 2019, and Enchanted Princess in 2020. The ships are stunning with features such as fresh and modern feel, o deep-tank pools, linked by sunken, communal seating, adjacent to dancing fountains and the top-deck bar. At the ship’s aft end, the infinity-style wakeview pools and bar offer spectacular views of the horizon.

Princess Cruise Ships In Order Of Age and Renovations

Which Cruise Ships Are Princess Launching next?

The next Princess Cruise Ships to launch is the Discovery Princess, out of LA in April 2022. Offering more dining choices, upscale suites and enhanced kids areas.

What Is The Difference Between The New And Old Princess Cruise Ships?

In terms of quality none what so ever, Princess have worked hard to keep the ships up to date a current which reflects in the refurbishment programme, the newer ships are bigger, however with more passenger numbers comes more space. Saying this we have sailed on older Princess ships and one thing you can expect as standard is great food, outstanding quality and consistency across the fleet.

Sky Walk on Regal Princess

Princess Cruise Ships By Age, Size, Weight, Passengers, Crew And Refurbishments, Newest To Oldest 2022

Princess ShipClassYearPassengersCrewRefurbishedGross TonLength
Discovery PrincessRoyal 20223,6601,346141,0001,083 feet
Enchanted PrincessRoyal 20213,6601,346145,0001,083 feet
Sky PrincessRoyal 20193,6601,346141,0001,083 feet
Majestic PrincessRoyal 20173,5601,346143,7001,083 feet
Regal PrincessRoyal 20143,5601,346142,2291,083 feet
Royal PrincessRoyal 20133,5601,3462018142,2291,083 feet
Ruby PrincessGrand 20083,0801,2002018113,561951 feet
Emerald PrincessGrand 20073,0801,2002019113,561951 feet
Crown PrincessGrand 20063,0801,2002018113,561952 feet
Caribbean PrincessGrand 20043,14012002019112,894952 feet
Diamond PrincessGrand 20042,6701,1002019115,875952 feet
Sapphire PrincessGrand 20042,6701,1002014115,875952 feet
Island PrincessCoral 20032,200900201792,822964 feet
Coral PrincessCoral 20032,000895201991,627965 feet
Grand PrincessGrand 19982,6001,1502019107,517949 feet

Which Is The Biggest Princess Ship?

The biggest ship are Discover, Enchanted and Sky Princes who are also 1083 feet long, although Enchanted weighs more at a huge 145,000 tons. All ships mentioned hold 3660 passengers and have a crew of 1346 that’s 2.6 crew members per passenger.

Which Is The Smallest Princess Ship In The Fleet?

The smallest Princess Cruise Ship is Coral Princes which was last renovated in 2003. Being 91,627 tons it is almost half the weight of her newest sisters in the fleet. Coral Princess hilds 2000 passengers making it a much more intimate ship and with a crew of 895 has a crew ratio or 2.2.

Who Are The Godparents Of The Princess Ships?

I love reading about cruise line godparents and the Princess Ship Godparents are a diverse bunch but all excelling in their field for one reason or another.

  • Discovery Princess, TBA
  • Enchanted Princess, Marinella Cossu, an employee of the shipyard.
  • Sky Princess, Captain Kay Hire, and engineer Poppy Northcutt of the U.S. Space Program.
  • Majestic Princess, Olympic Baseball Players, Yao Ming and his wife, Ye Li.
  • Regal Princess, Crew of the american TV series “The Love Boat” Fred Grandy, Bernie Kopell, Ted Lange, Gavin McLeod, Cynthia Lauren Tewes, Jill Whelan
  • Royal Princess, Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cambridge
  • Ruby Princess, Trista and Ryan Sutter, The Bachelorette.
  • Emerald Princess, Cast of the Brady Bunch, Florence Henderson, Marion Ross, Erin Moran, Susan Olsen.
  • Crown Princess, business woman Martha Steward.
  • Caribbean Princess, Jill Whelan, “Vicki” on “The Love Boat”
  • Diamond Princess, Yoshiko Tsukuda, wife of Kazuo Tsukuda, president of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries.
  • Sapphire Princess, Nancy Murkowski, First Lady of Alaska.
  • Island Princess, Olympic Gold Medalists, Jaime Sale and David Pelletier.
  • Coral Princess, Mireya Moscoso, President of Panama.
  • Grand Princess, Actress Olivia de Havilland.
Sky Walk on Regal Princess

Which Princess Ships Have Were Sold Or Scrapped In 2020/2021

Five Princess ships were sold in 2020/2021 and sold on to continue service including the Sun and Pacific Princess which was the predecessors of the Original Love Boat

Sun Princess

Sold in September 2020, in service since 1995 holding 2000 passenger. The Sun Princess was sold to Peace Boat and renamed Pacific World.

Sea Princess

My first cruise love, the Sea Princess has been sailing since 1998, and holding 1950 passengers was sold to Sanya International Cruise Development Co. Ltd. And renamed Charming.

Pacific Princess

Pacific Princess, sailing since 1999 and holding a mere 860 passengers was sold in 2021 to Renaissance Cruises and will become part of the Azamara fleet.

Golden Princess

Sailing since 2001 and holding 2600 passengers, it was sold in 2020 to P&O Cruises Australia under the name of The Pacific Adventure.

Star Princess

The Star Princess has been sailing since 2002, holding 3115 passengers was also sold to P&O Cruises Australia in 2020 and is now under the name of Pacific Encounter.

List Of Princes Cruise Ships And Facts

But if like us you want to know all the facts then scroll down for facts on each Princess Cruise ship.

Discovery Princess

  • Launched 2022
  • Class, Royal
  • Length, 1,083 ft
  • Width 155 ft
  • Gross tons,145,000
  • Guest cabins 1,830
  • Has a capacity of 3,660
  • And a crew of 1,346
  • Decks, 19
  • Cruising speed of 22 knots
  • Free dining options 7
  • Speciality dining options, 6 including ultimate balcony dining.
Discovery Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Enchanted Princess

  • Launched 2021
  • Class, Royal
  • Length, 1,083 feet
  • Width 155ft
  • Gross tons  145,000
  • Guest cabins 1,830
  • Has a capacity of 3,660
  • And a crew of 1,346
  • Decks, 19
  • Cruising speed of knots 22
  • Free dining options 7
  • Speciality dining options, 6 including ultimate balcony dining.
Enchanted Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Sky Princess

  • Launched 2019
  • Class, Royal
  • Length, 1,083 feet
  • Width 155ft
  • Gross tons  141,000
  • Guest cabins 1,830
  • Has a capacity of 3,660
  • And a crew of 1,346
  • Decks, 19
  • Cruising speed of knots 22
  • Free dining options 7
  • Speciality dining options, 5 including ultimate balcony dining.
Sky Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Majestic Princess

  • Launched 2017
  • Class, Royal
  • Length, 1,083 feet
  • Width 155ft
  • Gross tons 143,700
  • Guest cabins 1,780
  • Has a capacity of 3,560
  • And a crew of 1,346
  • Decks, 19
  • Cruising speed of knots 22
  • Free dining options 6
  • Speciality dining options 4.
Magestic Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Regal Princess

  • Launched 2014
  • Class, Royal
  • Length, 1,083 feet
  • Width 155ft
  • Gross tons  142,229
  • Passenger cabins 1,780
  • Has a capacity of 3,560
  • And a crew of 1,346
  • Decks, 19
  • Cruising speed of knots 22
  • Free dining options 5
  • Speciality dining options, 5 including ultimate balcony dining.
Regal Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Royal Princess

  • Launched 2013
  • Refurbished 2018
  • Class, Royal
  • Length, 1,083 feet
  • Width 155ft
  • Gross tons 142,229
  • Passenger cabins 1,780
  • Has a capacity of 3,560
  • And a crew of 1,346
  • Decks, 19
  • Cruising speed of knots 22
  • Free dining options 5
  • Speciality dining options, 5 including ultimate balcony dining.
Royal Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Ruby Princess

  • Launched 2008
  • Refurbished 2018
  • Class, Grand
  • Length, 951 feet
  • Width 159ft
  • Gross tons 113,561
  • Has a capacity of 3,080
  • And a crew of 1,200
  • Decks, 19
  • Cruising speed of knots 22
  • Free dining options 5
  • Speciality dining options, 5 including ultimate balcony dining.
Ruby Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Emerald Princess

  • Launched 2007
  • Refurbished 2019
  • Class, Grand
  • Length, 951 feet
  • Width 157ft
  • Gross tons 113,561
  • Passenger Cabins 1,539
  • Has a capacity of 3,080
  • And a crew of 1,200
  • Decks, 19
  • Cruising speed of knots 22
  • Free dining options 5
  • Speciality dining options, 5 including ultimate balcony dining.
Ruby Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Crown Princess

  • Launched 2006
  • Refurbished 2018
  • Class, Grand
  • Length, 952 feet
  • Width 159ft
  • Gross tons 113,561
  • Passenger cabins 1,541
  • Has a capacity of 3,080
  • And a crew of 1,200
  • Decks, 19
  • Cruising speed of knots 22
  • Free dining options 5
  • Speciality dining options, 5 including ultimate balcony dining.
Crown Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Caribbean Princess

  • Launched 2004
  • Refurbished 2019
  • Class, Grand
  • Length, 952 feet
  • Width 159ft
  • Gross tons 112,894
  • gest Cabin 1,556
  • Has a capacity of 3,140
  • And a crew of 1,200
  • Decks, 19
  • Cruising speed of knots 22
  • Free dining options 5
  • Speciality dining options, 6 including ultimate balcony dining.
Caribbean Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Diamond Princess

  • Launched 2004
  • Refurbished 2019
  • Class, Grand
  • Length, 952 feet
  • Width 158ft
  • Gross tons 115,875
  • Passenger cabins 1,337
  • Has a capacity of 2,760
  • And a crew of 1,100
  • Decks, 18
  • Cruising speed of knots 22
  • Free dining options 5
  • Speciality dining options, 5 including ultimate balcony dining.
Diamond Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Sapphire Princess

  • Launched 2004
  • Refurbished 2014
  • Class, Grand
  • Length, 952 feet
  • Width 158ft
  • Gross tons 115,875
  • Passenger cabins 1,337
  • Has a capacity of 2,670
  • And a crew of 1,100
  • Decks, 18
  • Cruising speed of knots 22
  • Free dining options 5
  • Speciality dining options, 4 including ultimate balcony dining.
Sapphire Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Island Princess

  • Launched 2003
  • Refurbished 2017
  • Class, Coral
  • Length, 964 feet
  • Width 122ft
  • Gross tons 92,822
  • Passenger cabins 987
  • Has a capacity of 2,200
  • And a crew of 900
  • Decks, 16
  • Cruising speed of knots 21
  • Free dining options 5
  • Speciality dining options, 4 including ultimate balcony dining.
Island Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Coral Princess

  • Launched 2003
  • Refurbished 2019
  • Class, Grand
  • Length, 965 feet
  • Width 122ft
  • Gross tons  91,627
  • Passenger cabins 1,545
  • Has a capacity of 2,000
  • And a crew of 895
  • Decks, 16
  • Cruising speed of knots 24
  • Free dining options 5
  • Speciality dining options, 4 including ultimate balcony dining.
Coral Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Grand Princess

  • Launched 1988
  • Refurbished 2019
  • Class, Grand
  • Length, 949 feet
  • Width 118ft
  • Gross tons 107,517
  • Passenger Cabins 1,301
  • Has a capacity of 2,600
  • And a crew of 1,150
  • Decks, 17
  • Cruising Speed of knots 20
  • Free dining options 5
  • Speciality dining options, 4 including ultimate balcony dining.
Grand Princess Cruise Ship Facts

Hope that information is useful? And please do pop us any questions you have.

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Thursday 15th of July 2021

i have been with princess cruise for only 6 years i have 129 days in the ocean this year i have a 7 day in october but next year i have 3 cruise a 7 day in april a 30 day in july and a 14 day in november i can't wait lest year i was doing a 28 day in Australia and he'd to come home 20 days orly i love princess cruises

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