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Cruise Ship Refurbishments

Take a look below at the growing number of cruise ship refurbishments. We try our best to keep readers updated with the ever changing drydock schedules, technical upgrades and announcements. Keep checking the list below for adjustments on dates and upcoming upgrades from the cruise lines.

Carnival Cruise Line

Carnival Conquest

The ship will undergo a major renovation will add new features and upgrade current ones. We can expect the cruise line to reveal more closer to the time.

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Cruise Line: Carnival Cruise Line
Refurbishment: Sep 30 – Oct 13, 2017

Carnival Victory

Another Carnival cruise ship which is scheduled for a major upgrade. Carnival Victory will be the first Carnival ship in dry dock for 2018 with new enhancements and features. More details to be revealed in the future.

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Cruise Line: Carnival Cruise Line
Refurbishment: Jan 4 – Jan 20, 2018

Carnival Fascination

The Fantasy-class ship will get some much-needed attention with a refresh. The ship will get the usual hotel and technical upgrades along with some new features. More details to come.

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Cruise Line: Carnival Cruise Line
Refurbishment: Jan 31 – Feb 17, 2018

Carnival Paradise

The vessel will receive a major refurbishment which will enhance the guest experience even more. Carnival will release further details about the dry dock in the future.

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Cruise Line: Carnival Cruise Line
Refurbishment: Feb 22 – Mar 25, 2018

Carnival Legend

The first Spirit class ship of the year to undergo a major multi-million dry dock. there will be plenty of features added along with the usual upgrades. The cruise line will reveal further details closer to the time.

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Cruise Line: Carnival Cruise Line
Refurbishment: May 1 – 15, 2018

Carnival Spirit

Carnival mentioned in recent news the ship will undergo a refurbishment when it arrives in Singapore in May 2018. After that, the vessel will sail out of China and then make a return back to Australia. More details about the refurb will be revealed closer to the time.

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Cruise Line: Carnival Cruise Line
Refurbishment: May 2018
Location: Singapore

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Carnival Inspiration

One of the last Carnival ships to go through a dry dock in 2018. The ship will have all the usual updates and likely some new features already seen on other ships in the fleet. More details to be released soon.

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Cruise Line: Carnival Cruise Line
Refurbishment: Nov 5 – 15, 2018

Carnival Splendor

The one of a kind class vessel will be transferred to P&O Australia in late 2019. When this happens the ship will go through a drydock so it can receive its new cruise line colors and features.

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Cruise Line: Carnival Cruise Line
Refurbishment: Late 2019

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Cunard Line

Queen Victoria

The British-based cruise line is spending $54 Million on upgrading the cruise ship in Italy. One of the main highlights will include a new Chart bar on deck 2. There will also be a wide range of stateroom additions and general enhancements.

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Refurbishment:
May 5 – April 5 2017

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Holland America Line

Ms Westerdam

The 1,916 passenger vessel will receive a major renovation as parts of the cruise lines $300 million brand initiative. The ship will get the Lincoln Center Stage and Billboard Onboard which can already be found on ms Koningsdam. There will be a lot of new additions and upgrades. A new gallery bar will also replace the Northern Lights nightclub. Westerdam will be launching the first Explorations Central (EXC) in the fleet with new dedicated spaces.

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Cruise Line: Holland America Line
Refurbishment: April 14 – 26, 2017

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Ms Zuiderdam

Another ship being upgraded which is part of a$300 Million brand initiative by Holland America Line. in addition to the regular new carpeting, decor, bedding, and more the ship will receive new features which are to be announced.

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Cruise Line: Holland America Line
Shipyard: Freeport, Bahamas
Refurbishment: Oct 23 – Nov 4, 2017

P&O Cruises

P&O Oriana

The 69,000 gross ton vessel will be getting a ton of improvements including the Peninsular and Oriental Restaurants. In both restaurants, the carpets and curtains will be changed, new lighting and new color schemes. Cabins and Balconies will also be upgraded.

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Cruise Line:
P&O Cruises
Refurbishment:
Nov 25, 2016
Location: Hamburg, Germany

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Princess Cruises

Caribbean Princess

The 113,000 gross ton vessel will go through a two-week dry dock. There will be a major Camp Discovery enhancement and even new Princess Luxury Beds in every stateroom. there will be a lot more too.

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Cruise Line: Princess Cruises
Refurbishment: March 26 – April 6 2017
Shipyard: Freeport, Bahamas

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Regal Princess

The second Royal-class cruise ship will undergo a major dry dock which will add the new Ocean Medallion tech. The ship will be upgraded all over also including new interactive portals.

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Cruise Line: Princess Cruises
Refurbishment: April 14 – 30, 2017
Shipyard: Hamburg, Germany

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Norwegian Cruise Line

Norwegian Jade

The Norwegian ship to receive the latest upgrades in 2017. No official date has yet been set but we expect towards the end of the year. The ship will be getting a total refurbishment inside and out.

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Cruise Line: NCL
Refurbishment: March 10 – 30, 2017

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Norwegian Breakaway

The first Breakaway class vessel will undergo a drydock in Europe before starting it's new Summer 2018 season in the region. The ship will get plenty of upgrades in April 2018.

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Cruise Line: NCL
Refurbishment: April 2018

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Norwegian Sun

The ship will undergo a major refurbishment which will last two and half weeks. The upgrade is part of the “Norwegian Edge” program where millions are being invested in updating the fleet. The vessel will complete dry dock on April 19, 2018, where she will depart for the east coast on a 17-day Panama Canal cruise departing from Seattle.

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Cruise Line: NCL
Refurbishment: April 2018

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Norwegian Jewel

Norwegian Jewel will undergo a major dry dock in late October 2018. The NCL ship will receive brand new features and enhancements. Public spaces will get some attention too. The ship will begin its second season in Australia once complete in Singapore.

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Cruise Line: NCL
Refurbishment: Late Oct 2018

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Aida Cruises

Aidabella

The ship will undergo a drydock before its new deployment in Shanghai, China. Expect several new enhancements catered towards Chinese passengers.

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Cruise Line: Aida Cruises
Refurbishment: 2017

Royal Caribbean

Independence of the Seas

The Freedom-class cruise ship will have new features and enhancements including trampoline park, water slides, escape rooms, and laser tg. The dry dock will also add further updates and general maintenance.

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Cruise Line: Royal Caribbean
Refurbishment: April 2018

Mariner of the Seas

The ship will be upgraded as part of Royal Caribbean's Revitalization Program. The vessel will be enhanced with popular features from the Oasis class ships and will be the last to receive the enhancements.

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Cruise Line: Royal Caribbean
Refurbishment: 2017

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