Short Cruises from Miami Aboard the Mariner of the Seas

Mariner of the Seas

The Royal Prominade

Royal Caribbean’s Mariner of the Seas will arrive in Miami in 2018, following an extensive renovation.

Beginning in June of 2018, cruisers can sail aboard the Mariner of the Seas for 3 & 4 night cruises to the Bahamas.

Mariner of the Seas is one of Royal Caribbean’s Voyager Class ships, and offers innovative amenities such as an ice skating rink and the popular Royal Promenade, with cafes and shops in a Main Street-like atmosphere. Continue reading

Mariner of the Seas Will Join Royal Caribbean’s Miami Fleet in 2018

Royal Caribbean’s Mariner of the Seas will home port in Miami beginning in June of 2018. Prior to making the shift, Mariner of the Seas, which has most recently been cruising in the Pacific, will enter dry dock for an extensive revitalization. Details regarding the ship’s renovations have not been released, but the Royal Caribbean website speaks of a “Tropical Transformation” with “splashy” new features, a new selection of dining options, and a few surprises.

Once the Mariner of the Seas is part of the Miami fleet, her specialty will be short get-aways to the Bahamas. The ship’s schedule for 2018 & 2019 consists of 3-night cruises to the Bahamas (Friday departures) and 4-night cruises to the Bahamas (Monday departures).  Continue reading

The World’s Largest Cruise Ship is Coming to Miami

Rendering of Symphony of the Seas

The world’s largest cruise ship, Royal Caribbean’s Symphony of the Seas, will home port in Miami beginning November of 2018.

The new ship will launch in April of 2018 and spend the summer season cruising in Europe before arriving in Miami November of 2018. Once in Miami, Symphony of the Seas will be there to stay, making its home base in south Florida and sailing a year-round itinerary of 7-night cruises to the Eastern and Western Caribbean. Most of Symphony’s Caribbean cruise itineraries also include stops in the Bahamas.  2018 Caribbean cruises from Miami aboard the Symphony of the Seas are booking now. Continue reading