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Explorer of the Seas Facts: General | Staterooms | Activities
Voyager Class
1,020 feet
157.50 feet
29 feet
22.0 knots
Traditional or My Time Dining

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Explorer of the Seas

This is not your typical expedition. This is a story of snorkeling and sunbathing in the South Pacific. A tale of time-traveling to monumental medieval kingdoms, rich in ancient culture and lost history. A non-stop narrative of zooming ziplines, glass-bottom boating, and wild windsurfing. Scale sweeping summits, discovering panoramic views with every step. Cruise through quaint canals, adventure through historic chronicles of artwork, and tour your way through resplendent landmarks. This is an account of awe-inspiring adventure. This is Explorer of the Seas®.

Explorer of the Seas 2020 Refurbishment

As of May 2020, Explorer of the Seas will have even more for you to enjoy! The latest additions will include poolside bar The Lime & Coconut, as well as Boleros Latin lounge, Schooner Bar, and Playmaker's Sports Bar & Arcade. You will also be able to enjoy the trio of Perfect Storm waterslides, a redesigned pool area, transformed youth programs, and glow-in-the-dark laser tag, Clash for the Crystal City, (which will take place in Studio B). New dining venues include Izumi, Chops Grille, Johnny Rockets Express, and Starbucks!

Activities & Entertainment

You’re a cool-cat, tapping your feet with a cocktail in hand at Dizzy’s Jazz Club. A laid-back learner drinking up Latin tunes and traditions at Boleros. A true romantic seeking sophisticatedly shaken  Exploring Copenhagen, Denmark. martinis in the vogue and vintage R Bar. This isn’t just an expedition of exotic escapades. It’s an exciting arrangement of onboard entertainment.

  • Rest and refuel in a bubbling whirlpool. Chill out to a spirited ice show with your whole family in tow. Onboard Explorer of the Seas, you can be anything you’ve ever imagined.
  • The wave conditions are always right at the Flowrider® surfing simulator. Soar high into the sky at the rustic rock wall, where the only direction to go is up!
  • You’re a Hollywood star attending the hottest movie premieres at sea, not just on the big screen – but the biggest screen of them all.

These are just a hint of the happenings that will have you saying “Hurrah” onboard Explorer of the Seas.

Dining & Restaurants

Masterful multicourse meals. Soul-satisfying specialty restaurants. Your choice of classic or cultural in the brilliant buffet. While onboard your Explorer of the Seas cruise, you won’t just be exploring with your legs, but with your taste buds, too!

  • Say “What’s Up” to wasabi at Asian venue Izumi and “Hello” to hamburgers and hotdogs at 50’s-style diner Johnny Rockets.
  • Experience Italy’s captivating cuisine without having to be anywhere near Europe at Giovani’s Table.
  • Delight in dry-aged steaks and other delectable dishes and desserts at the distinguished Chops Grille.

My Time Dining makes it easier than ever to structure your excitement-packed days onboard Explorer of the Seas.

Staterooms & Suites

Drift off to a peaceful dreamland, only to wake up and realize its reality! Explorer of the Seas staterooms are your own private island of superior comfort, complete with your own bathroom and a wonderful host of amenities that make your stay at sea hassle-free. Ranging in size from 150 to 1,087 square feet, there’s no detail too small or left out. You might never want to return home!

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Ship Highlights

Virtual Balconies

A seascape is worth a thousand words. Get all the luxuries of a balcony stateroom plus more for the price of an inside stateroom onboard Explorer of the Seas! Leave the confined walls of claustrophobic stuffiness behind and book yourself a Virtual Balcony stateroom.

Virtual Balcony staterooms are inside accommodations that feature a floor-to-ceiling high-definition screen that streams real-time views from outside the ship right to your bedside. Brighten up your days with the stunning lifelike displays on the  A virtual balcony stateroom. screen. Instantly see what the weather is like without having to climb up on deck. A volume button enables you to control the tranquilizing ambient sounds of the outside without having to opening your balcony door to less-than-ideal weather.

Too much brightness for one room? Not to worry – each “window” has a curtain that you can draw closed to create a darker atmosphere.


Wipeout! No matter where you are in the world, the surf conditions are always right at Explorer of the Seas’ FlowRider surfing simulator. Catch a wave without even having to leave the ship! This 40-foot long attraction is perfect for surfing and boogying the sunny days away. If surfing isn’t your style, feel free to watch from the crowd and cheer on your buddies. FlowRider sessions are free for anybody to try, and private lessons to fine-tune your hang-ten skills are available at an additional cost.

Chef’s Table

Have your cake and eat it too at the Chef’s Table, a true gourmet VIP dining event unlike anything you’ve ever experienced before. This formal, limited-seat epicurean adventure features an exclusive five-course menu paired with elite wines and professionally prepared right before your eyes by the Chef de Cuisine, who delivers insight into its elements of preparation.

Adventure Ocean® and Teen Disco

Explorer of the Seas cruises aren’t just for adults – but the kids, too! The Adventure Ocean youth program hosts sweet scientific experiments, too-cool themed parties and other fun activities such as movies, arts and crafts, story time, and more! Teens will have so much fun dancing at the disco and hanging out in exclusive teen-only spots that they won’t even notice their parents gone.

Your ticket to relaxation and rejuvenation awaits, as does big savings and exclusive offers. Call us now - we’re ready to assist you today!

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Deck Plans
Deck Plan Key
  • Deck Key Stateroom has third and fourth Pullman beds available.
  • Deck Key Stateroom with sofa bed and third Pullman bed available.
  • Deck Key Stateroom has four additional Pullman beds available.
  • Deck Key Stateroom has third Pullman bed available.
  • Deck Key Stateroom with sofa bed.
  • Deck Key Connecting staterooms.
  • Deck Key Indicates accessible staterooms.
  • Deck Key Stateroom has an obstructed view.
Photos provided are not guaranteed to accurately represent the room or space listed, and may be of a similar ship. All stateroom descriptions are subject to change. Some staterooms in the same category may have different furniture arrangements or be a different size than listed. Deck plans are subject to change. Please verify all information directly with the cruise line. We reserve the right to correct errors.