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 Nordic Empress

Nordic Empress has been retired and is no longer in service

Originally planned for Admiral Cruises, this vessel was taken over by Royal Caribbean International when it was still under construction. She sailed as the Nordic Empress until 2004, when she underwent a major renovation and was renamed the Empress of the Seas.

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 User Reviews

  • Name Age # of Cruises Desitination
  • Kathryn Whelan 52 3 Western Caribbean

    It was with much trepidation that I booked this cruise since so many of the reviews were mixed or outright negative, but my...read more

    1 users found this review helpful.
  • Joel and Sharon 60 and 58 seven Western Caribbean

    At our first meal in the dinning room our waiter asked if our meal was OK. I refused to answer because I believe the...read more

    1 users found this review helpful.
  • Judy 24 first one Western Caribbean

    Our family had a mediocre experience on this cruise. It was the first time for many, so we do not have another cruise to...read more

  • Shannon 18 first cruise Bermuda

    The Nordic Empress was a FANTASTIC ship! Everything in general was wonderful. The room was a bit small but I didn't spend much time in there ( too many other things to do ) so it didn't...read more

  • Terri 39 First One! Bermuda

    After booking this cruise for my Grandmother and me I started reading "complaints", nothing serious, but complains nonetheless. I didn't care as much for myself as I did for my...read more

  • Diana 65 3 Western Caribbean

    Although the "Nordic Empress" is a small ship, it was Very Clean. The rooms are not as roomy as home, but kept very neat. The service was "excellent", and whatever you...read more

  • Norm Prest 59 8 Western Caribbean

    Nordic Empress is a fine little ship. I say little because in this age of mega-liners, she's a lightweight, but a pleasant,...read more

  • Cory Nugent NOT FOUND 5 Western Caribbean

    The services were good but the quality of foods were uneven. The pastries were excellent, I just couldn't stop eating them, on the opposite end the meats were tough and virtually tasteless....read more

  • Biff Jones 49 2 Western Caribbean

    For a little background this was my second cruise and my wife's first. We are pretty much go-with-the-flow types and don't require being waited on constantly. We also don't require gourmet...read more

    2 users found this review helpful.
  • Brooke Nevius 45 3 Western Caribbean

    Bill and Brooke Nevius 3214 Crosshill Court Prospect, KY 40059 502-742-973 March 18, 2003 Royal Caribbean Cruises Limited 1050 Caribbean Way Miami, FL 33132 USA RE: Cruise on...read more

    2 users found this review helpful.
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Ship Summary
  • Operator:Royal Caribbean Int.
  • Capacity (double occupancy):2
  • Builder:Chantiers de l'Atlantique
  • Full Capacity:
  • Inaugurated:1990
  • Space Ratio:30.4 / 24.0
  • Gross Tonnage:48,563 gt
  • Crew:690
  • Length:692 ft. / 211 m