The Ruby Princess offers an expansive outdoor area, with a large sun deck as well as a total of four outdoor pools. There is an adults-only section called the Sanctuary.
|Princess Cruises Ruby Princess||Cunard Line Queen Mary 2|
|Number of Decks||19||17|
|Number of Pools||4||6|
|Number of Public Hot Tubs||7||5|
The Ruby Princess places an emphasis on spacious outdoor areas. There are two large outdoor pools, with two hot tubs apiece. There is also a large sun deck, with “Movies Under the Stars” events, showing a selection of films in the outdoor theater when weather allows. There is also a promenade, as well as a few other outdoor areas scattered on other decks.
There are three pool areas: Calypso, Neptune and Terrace, all three are on the Lido deck. Calypso and Neptune are for everybody, Neptune being the more quiet space. Calypso is also the place to watch “Movies Under the Stars,” which extends to the upper decks too. These pools are separated by the midships elevator. If you get hungry, there is a grill, a pizza place, an ice cream bar and entrances to the Horizon buffet.
The Terrace Pool is a smaller area for adults on deck 8 aft. You can get to it either through Café Caribe or by walking through the corridor on deck 8. The Sanctuary is the other adults only area that has a small spa pool within its no-kids-allowed borders. There is a $20 per day charge for entering The Sanctuary, the fee includes some food and drinks, though not all food or drinks are free; very confusing.
On the Lido deck (deck 15), there is quite a bit of outdoor seating situated between Horizon Court and the Horizon Terrace, where guests can take in views on either side of the Ruby Princess.
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The Lido deck features the two main outdoor pools, the Calypso and Neptune Reef and Pool. There is also a small outdoor Terrace Pool and pools in the Lotus and Sanctuary areas.Read More...
Page 2Decks and Sun Areas
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Page 3Deck Plans
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