Radiance of the Seas

Departing Sydney and Fremantle, Radiance of the Seas is the first gas-turbine vessel in the Royal Caribbean fleet and boasts higher and more efficient speeds with much lower emissions. Measuring 293m in length and with a gross tonnage of 90,090 GT the Radiance of the Seas can reach a maximum speed of 22 knots even when at its maximum passenger capacity of 2,501. Featuring 12 decks, Radiance of the Seas is also home to a spectacular 10-storey glass Centrum and sea-facing glass elevators for stunning views no matter where you are in the ship. Radiance of the Seas offers cruises around Australia, New Zealand, the South Pacific, Asia, Tahiti and Hawaii.

While on board Radiance of the Seas, passengers can enjoy visits to a number of ports of call including Brisbane, the Whitsundays, Cairns, Willis Island, Darwin, Port Headland, Geraldton, Perth, Esperance, Adelaide, Melbourne, Newcastle and Hobart as well as Wellington, Picton, Akaroa, Dunedin, Milford Sound, Napier, Tauranga, Bay of Islands, Noumea, Mare, Champagne Bay, Vila, Mystery Island, Luganville, Isle of Pines, Bali, Honolulu and Bora Bora. Offering the fleet’s highest percentage of outside staterooms, Radiance of the Seas also offers the first on board pool tables designed with a computer-controlled gyroscope to stabilise themselves while at sea.

For this ship's full list of cruises visit Radiance of the Seas Cruises.

Radiance of the Seas - Ship Facilities

Food & Drink

  • 24 Hour Room Service
  • Lattetudes Coffee Shop
  • Windjammer Cafe
  • Boardwalk Dog House
  • Park Cafe
  • Champagne Bar
  • Main Dining Room
  • Rita's Cantina
  • Chops Grille
  • Izumi Asian Cuisine
  • Giovanni's Table Italian Restaurant
  • Samba Grill Brazillian Steakhouse
  • Chef's Table


  • Video Arcade
  • Outdoor Cinema
  • Casino Royale
  • Compass Pub
  • Quill Pub
  • Colonial Style Lounge
  • Theatre
  • Indian Raj Themed Solarium


  • Swimming Pool
  • Whirlpool
  • Sauna
  • Solarium
  • Spa
  • Concierge Club
  • Beauty Salon
  • Massage
  • Day Spa
  • Diamond Lounge
  • Royal Babies & Tots Nursery


  • Fitness Centre
  • Jogging Track
  • Sports Court


  • Kids Pool
  • Adventure Ocean Youth Facilities
  • Mini-Golf Course
  • Putting Green
  • Country Club with Golf Simulator
  • Open Air Basketball Court
  • Rock Climbing
  • Library


  • Business Centre
  • Photo Shop
  • Art Gallery
  • Duty Free Shop

Radiance of the Seas - Ship Specifications

Gross Tonnage90,090 GT
Length293 m
Width40 m
Draft8.5 m
Max Speed22 knots
Crew859 - 1 crew per 3 passengers
Passenger Cabins1073 - including 15 wheelchair accessible rooms