Diamond Princess Cruise Ship: Expert Reviews & Passport Information

Diamond Princess Overview

Length Overall951 Feet(290 meters)
Under Flag ofBermuda
Built ByMitsubishi Heavy Industries
Width (Beam)157 feet(48 meters)
Tonnage115906  Gross Ton
Year Built2004
The cost to Build at Time$400,000,000
Owner and/or Operated byCarnival Corporation & PLC
Speed in Knots/mph23 knots, 26 mph
Number of Passengers2706 – 3247
Number of Crew1100
Decks with Cabins8
Last Refurbishment2017

From the outside, the Diamond Princess ship is one of the largest liners available in the Princess fleet. But looks do not tell the whole story. Diamond Princess offers guest the chance to lose themselves in their own little slice of paradise as they experience some of the best that cruising has to offer.

Departure and Destination Information

Carnival Diamond Princess

The Carnival Diamond Princess is owned by Carnival Corporation & PLC. And operated by Princess Cruises.

Carnival Corporation & PLC is a cruise line company established in Santa Clarita CA in the U.S and currently based in the U.S. West Coast.

The Diamond Princess is part of the Holland America Group. This ship typically cruises from Australia, New Zealand, and Asia to port destinations including Kobe Tokyo as well as circumnavigating the Island.

The ship sails under the flag of Bermuda.

Diamond Princess Fabulous Amenities

For those guest looking to relax and be treated like royalty on their luxury cruise, the Diamond Princess offers leather couches with plenty of space. You relax and enjoy a refreshing beverage while catching a view of some aesthetically pleasing artwork. If relaxing in the water is more like your style, the Diamond Princess features two freshwater pools. One gives a full view of the ocean. Hot tubs and art galleries offer other ways to relax. Sports court will allow you to work up a sweat if that is the kind of fun you are interested in having.

Other great entertainment options for family cruises include catching a performance at the Princess Theater. You can also see one of the live musical acts that play every night that you are in the ocean. Adults will enjoy playing at the casino. While kids can check out some of the playrooms design with them in mind.

Dining on Board

When it is time to eat, you will experience some of the best food available on the ocean. This alone will encourage you to book another cruise. You will have the chance to try some old favorites and some new culinary adventures every night. Including special selections from world-renowned chef Curtis Stone. Other guests will enjoy the Chocolate Journeys, featuring some unforgettable desserts, and the 24-hour room service option. If you are looking for an upscale meal, the Sterling Steakhouse has received rave reviews. While Kai Sushi offers a unique cruising experience.

Cabins are large and offer everything you will need to feel right at home during your voyage. Once you enjoy a luxury cruise aboard Diamond Princess, you will be wondering how quickly you can get yourself back on our ship for your next major trip.