Rhapsody of the Seas

photo: Royal Caribbean
photo: Royal Caribbean

Rhapsody of the Seas Ship Profile

  • Launched: 1997
  • Size: 78,491
  • Capacity: 2,435
  • Itinerary: Caribbean, Europe, and Canada/New England
  • Good For: Families, Solo Travelers, Couples, and Millennials
  • Popular Amenities: Rock climbing wall, 8 bars and lounges, Giovanni’s Table Italian Restaurant, Adventure Ocean youth program, and an outdoor movie screen.
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Sailing from Tampa most of the time, Rhapsody of the Seas is an older ship that still has some pep to her step.  The vessel features Chops Grille steakhouse, Izumi Asian-fusion restaurant, the 1960s inspired R Bar, 6 whirlpools, and the adults-only pool in the solarium.