|The Splendour of the Seas will be undergoing a $35 million renovation over five weeks. // (c) 2011 Royal Caribbean International.|
Royal Caribbean International’s Splendour of the Seas is beginning a five-week long dry dock session in the Navantia ship yard in Cadiz, Spain to recieve $35 million in new amenities.
Included in the new amenities on Splendour of the Seas will be new dining venues: Chops Grille, Izumi, the Boardwalk Dog House, Chef’s Table and the Park Café; the Royal Babies and Tots Nursery, a Diamond lounge for Crown and Anchor loyalty guests, a concierge lounge for suite guests and upgraded technology throughout the ship. In addition the ship will receive 124 new balconies and a host of new stateroom amenities including flat panel televisions. Other features being added to Splendour include ship-wide WIFI, a digital way finding system, electronic mustering and an outdoor movie screen, with other enhancements to Splendour being announced in the coming weeks.
After the refurbishments are complete on Nov. 25, Splendour of the Seas will sail a transatlantic voyage from Lisbon, Portugal to her seasonal homeport of Sao Paulo (Santos), Brazil. From there she will offer a variety of South American itineraries that take advantage of the summer season in Brazil.