Island Princess Cruise Ship: Expert Reviews & Passport Information

Island Princess Overview

Length Overall965 Feet (294 meters)
Under Flag ofBermuda
Built ByChantiers de l’Atlantique
Width (Beam)105 feet(32 meters)
Tonnage91627 Gross Ton
Year Built2003
The cost to Build at Time$330,000,000
Owner and/or Operated byMediterranean Shipping Company (MSC)
Speed in Knots/mph21 knots, 24 mph
Number of Passengers2214 – 2657
Number of Crew900
Decks with Cabins9
Last Refurbishment2015

Imagine having your own private island. That is exactly what the Island Princess can be for you and your family. A private retreat on the sea.

Island Princess

Weighing in at a sizeable, yet manageable 91,000 tons, the Island Princess can carry up to 2,200 guests that are catered to by 900 crew members. This luxury cruise ship went through a refurbishment in 2015 to further modernize the design and add even more amenities.

Departure and Destination Information

Carnival Island Princess:

The Carnival Inland Princess is owned by Carnival Corporation & PLC.

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

The Carnival Island Princess sails from Alaska. This ship typically cruises to port destinations including Cabo San Lucas, San Juan del Sur, Puntarenas, Oranjestad/Aruba.

The ship sails under the flag of Bermuda.


It all starts in the stateroom. Choose from a variety of accommodation options. Options like the spacious Suite with a private balcony. Also, priority embarkation and disembarkation. Additional living space, and abundant seating areas. While the suites come with steeper cruise prices, you really can not go wrong with any of the other stateroom options. They all offer supremely comfortable experiences.


Feel like breakfast in bed? Take advantage of 5-star service and 24-hour room service. For your other meals, you can choose from some of the finest restaurants ever seen on the water. The Amuleto Café is a decadent dessert shop that will cater to your sweet tooth. The Princess Pizzeria will whip you up a personal pizza pie. The whole family can enjoy flexible dining options like the Traditional & Anytime dining halls or gourmet experiences like the Bayou Café and Steakhouse.


A superior relaxation experience can be yours at the Lotus Spa while you recharge for a fun night of live entertainment, casino gaming, and drinks at one of the many bars or lounges.

If you chose the Island Princess as a family cruise option, you chose well! Children aged 3-7 will be captivated by The Treehouse while slightly older children can step into The Lodge with its surplus of arcade games and activities. The teens can have their own space at The Beach House. A modern lounge with flat screens, video games, and an exclusive Rock the Boat party.

You might think it all sounds amazing but nervously be wondering how much it will cost you. The Island Princess regularly offers amazing cruise prices with special, limited time promotions. Find out what deals are out there and book your dream vacation!