Shops and Services
Find everything you want in The Royal Caribbean International® Shops On Board. Why wait? The best shopping experience of your entire cruise can be had right here, right now, in The Shops On Board. Here are the top reasons why:
Enjoy your time off the ship taking in the local sights and feeding that adventure bug. While we're at sea, The Shops On Board will be here when the urge to browse hits.
Shop on the ship and you'll get much more than fantastic merchandise at great prices - you'll get peace of mind. Royal Caribbean guarantees your absolute satisfaction with every purchase.
Did you know all the great merchandise you find onboard is tax- and duty-free? That means you'll save up to 65% off the prices you would pay back home.
We've got designer watches, fragrances, apparel, liquor, tobacco, and much more right on the ship, along with fine jewelry that will make you swoon.
Go ahead: Ask which diamond glistens the brightest and which watch is perfect for your shore excursions. Each Shops onboard retail associate is knowledgeable about the products offered.
We travel the world to bring you the highest quality products imaginable. That's why you'll recognize name brands like Swarovski, Omega,* Chanel and Lancôme at the stores.
*Not available on all ships.
The Shops On Board Guarantee
Never Undersold and Always Guaranteed
What does this mean to you? It means Royal Caribbean will match the price from any authorized vendor. Simply bring in written proof and Royal Caribbean will gladly match the price or refund the difference. That way you can shop with confidence, knowing you'll never pay more than you should. Internet pricing excluded from this guarantee.
Unconditional Two-Year Guarantee
To further increase your confidence, Royal Caribbean is proud to offer an unconditional two-year guarantee on your purchase of all fine jewelry, and fine and designer watch brands. If for any reason you are not satisfied with the fine jewelry or watch that you purchased, simply return it to the Customer Service Center with the original receipt for up to two years. Ask the shop associates for more details.
Onboard shops include:
Fragrance & Cosmetics
Liquor & Tobacco
Watches & Fine Jewelry
Surf Shack (Freedom family of ships)
Art Collection & Auctions
Stores vary by ship
Check your Cruise Compass and Daily Planner for activities like enrichment seminars, trunk shows, special events, make-up artists, jewelry and watch seminars, and the Port and Shopping Talk.
From underwater cameras to digital photo kiosks to professional portraits, we've got lots of creative ways to capture your unforgettable moments both on and off the ship and even on some of your shore excursions. Photographers will be available almost every evening, as well as on the gangway when leaving the ship in the ports of call - all you need is a smile! And if you forget your camera or any accessories, like media cards or batteries, don't worry - you'll find what you need in the Photo and Camera Shops.
Photo Gallery & Kiosks
For the perfect holiday card or family memento, order and customize your photos taken throughout the cruise via the Digital Photo Kiosks, available on select ships. Kiosks have display instructions and information in multiple languages.
Pose for your own unique and professional portrait. Choose a black or white background and express yourself through the photography style of your choice. From casual freestyle pictures to formal portraiture, you can get individual, group or family photos that reflect your personality.
Vacation photos make great keepsakes no matter how they're displayed, but you can turn them into something even more special with these creative options: Scrapbooks - Document your vacation memories in real time! Materials are available for purchase onboard.
Cruise in Review DVD - A great way to see all of your cruise highlights when you get back home.
Our ship's onboard photographer will capture all your wedding memories. Your wedding package will include one hour of photography service; a minimum of 36 exposures will be taken. During the hour, your photographer will capture images of the ceremony, cake cutting, the champagne toast and, if time permits, a brief photo shoot around the ship or wedding site.
The photographer will meet with you to review your photographs during the cruise. Please contact the Photo Manager onboard the ship for full details.
Note: Alaska, Bermuda & St. Thomas shore-side packages include a landside photographer. Photo slideshow will be sent via email approximately four (4) weeks after event.
Smile Novelty Studio (available only on Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas)
Your family will start smiling long before the photographer asks you to say "cheese." Get the whole gang together to pick out costumes, choose fantastic backdrops for posing with the green screen and get silly with a variety of fun props. Your smiles will last for years to come thanks to these quirky and fun portraits.
Picture This Portrait Studio (available only on Oasis of the Seas and Allure of the Seas)
Capture your family's spirit in this private studio dedicated to creating portraiture in a fresh and contemporary style.
Photo opportunities with some of the popular and lovable characters of the DreamWorks animation films. Your chance to meet Shrek, Fiona, Po (Kung Fu Panda) and more.
Let Samantha Brown of the Travel Channel® take you on a grand tour of Liberty of the Seas - both onboard and online. Just pick up an audio tour onboard to learn about the newest ship as you visit more than 30 places on the ship. Or take a virtual/audio tour of the Freedom class of ships online.
An impressive selection of books available to check out. Choose from a variety of topics, including travel, art, biography, fiction, nonfiction, science fiction, beauty, health, and more. Daily trivia games are often held here as well.
Wi-Fi service provides easy-to-use Internet access for you to surf the net and send or receive e-mail 24 hours a day using your own laptop and Internet Service Provider (ISP), such as AOL, Hotmail, Yahoo or any Web-based ISP.
Australia Airbrush Tattoos
The most realistic temporary tattoos on the market, Australian airbrush tattoos last 2 to 7 days. Get one at the beginning of your cruise so you can show it off onboard, or get it toward the end so you can show your friends at home!
When you're at sea, it's nice to be able to disconnect and reconnect whenever you wish, and enjoy some of the comforts of home while also having access to the luxuries of a 5-star resort. Fortunately, a wide array of services detailed below can help make your time onboard as enjoyable as possible.
Wash & Fold Laundry
Save yourself the work of doing laundry once you get home. We'll take care of it for you with the Wash & Fold laundry special. This is an additional service offered beyond the regular laundry service. Guests can now send smaller clothing items to be washed and folded for the fixed amount of $25 per bag. Fit as much as you can into the bag provided for you and we'll take care of the rest. Please ask your stateroom attendant for more information. Availability may vary.
Art Actually - exclusively onboard Oasis of the Seas
Art Actually is an exciting new art program available only on Oasis of the Seas that provides guests to a fresh new approach to experiencing art onboard. Many guests ask about the art displayed throughout the ships - and the over 9,500 innovative paintings and photographic pieces onboard Oasis are no exception. So why not offer art you can purchase created by the actual artists featured onboard the ships?
Royal Caribbean and Art Actually are dedicated to enhancing your onboard experience through a wide range of fun and engaging art activities. We’ll be your guide - take an Art Tour and discover all there is to know about the pieces you’ll see throughout Oasis, join the weekly Artist at Sea program and get to know more about the Royal artists and their craft, or unleash your desire to own some of their works by taking part in the Art Bid.
This new program offer guests the chance to own unique pieces at unbeatable prices. Why not bring home a souvenir you’ll cherish forever - the art of Royal Caribbean. Visit Art Actually onboard Oasis of the Seas and enjoy a memory handcrafted to last a lifetime.
Royal Caribbean OnlineSM
Access the Internet, check e-mail and stocks, chat online, or create e-cards to send to family and friends via workstations in Royal Caribbean OnlineSM. Prepaid packages are available.
Now Teens ages 12 to 17 can surf the Web, e-mail, instant message and send e-cards to their friends for a nominal per minute fee. Club Café, located in Fuel or The Living Room, is available exclusively for Teens.
Cell Phone Service
Stay connected to friends and family from all over the world with Royal Caribbean International's fleetwide roaming network and Royal Caribbean Online fleetwide onboard workstations and Wi-Fi service.
Royal Caribbean International has an advanced roaming network onboard all ships, allowing you to make and receive calls, voice mail, text messages and GPRS data using your own mobile phone and telephone number.
The tuxedo-rental service offers a convenient way to have the most appropriate attire for formal nights.
Prices are subject to change without notice. Availability may vary from port to port. Please click here to order your tuxedo or call one of the Onboard Amenities Representatives at 800-590-6193 for, questions or concerns.
Package A&B are available for sailings 6 nights and longer.
Package C&D are available for sailings 3, 4 and 5 nights.
Tuxedo Orders for Weddings
You will be able to keep the tuxedo for the duration of your cruise vacation. All wedding tuxedos will be delivered to your stateroom. Royal Romance strongly recommends the groom and his party visit a local tuxedo store and have measurements taken to ensure a good fit. A Tuxedo Reservation/Measurement form must be completed for each tuxedo. This form will be sent to you as soon as your wedding day is reserved. Please submit your completed form no later than forty-five (45) days prior to your sail date.
Fresh flowers are available for purchase on all of the ships. Surprise a loved one with a beautiful bunch for a special occasion or just because.
Future Cruise Consultant Services
Meet with a member of the onboard Crown & Anchor Society staff to reserve a future Royal Caribbean cruise or cruisetour vacation. You'll receive an onboard credit of up to $300 USD to be used on the sailing you reserve. Your travel agent even gets credit for the booking!
Take advantage of the convenient luggage valet service, which streamlines the seaport-to-airport process. You simply pay a fee to check your luggage and receive your airline boarding passes and baggage claim checks before leaving the ship. When you arrive at the airport, you can avoid check-in lines and proceed directly to the security checkpoint.