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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

    Sandra We had the best time.. No complaints except for screaming spoiled kids.. The cabin was neat as a pin by Carlos.. Slept good.. The Carmen ding room was magnificent more

  • Kathy 40ish 15+ Bermuda

    I first sailed on the Nordic Empress in 1992 and recently completed my 5th cruise on this wonderful ship. It had been 6 years since my last cruise and I wondered if the ship more


    Donna & Lew This was an interesting cruise to say the least! My girlfriend has been on 5 cruises but this was my first. We arrived at NYC to embark, embarkation was not more

  • Spencer 13 1 p>
  • Christina 26 2 Bermuda
  • Nick Johnson 18 2 San Juan-St.Thomas-St.Maarten-St.Croix-San Juan

    We spent the last night just visiting different parts of the boat and then going to the sun deck to listen to the water rushing by. When you are getting off the boat, I more

  • Andrew Lanford 35 First Cruise San Juan, St. Thomas, St. Martin, St. Croix

    As this was our 1st cruise and we really did not know what to expect and such, we were really lucky that the whole thing had been arranged as an incentive trip by Carrier. All the contractor's more

  • Dave Segal 31 to 40 3 to 5 Cruises NYC-Bermuda-NYC
  • Ken Abshier 50 8 Western Caribbean

    Cruise Line: Royal Caribbean Sailing Date: January 18th , 2003 This was our 8th cruise, 4th on Royal Caribbean. We have also sailed with Princess, Holland America, more

  • Debbie 53 7 Western Caribbean

    Cruise Line: Royal Caribbean Sailing Date: December 21st , 2002 My husband and I just returned from the Christmas week cruise on the Nordic Empress and we had a wonderful time! more

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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