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Brilliance of the Seas

Brilliance of the Seas

About Brilliance of the Seas

Royal Caribbean's Brilliance of the Seas is a lovely Radiance-class ship. Magnificent panoramic vistas and bright open spaces add to her relaxed ambiance. From the endless glass that encloses the breathtaking nine-story atrium and unique elevators facing out to sea, to the floor-to-ceiling windows throughout the ship, everywhere you look is a sight to behold.

The tranquil adults-only Solarium pool and the rejuvenating Vitality SpaSM are the perfect places to melt your cares away. Outdoor fun awaits your family at the huge poolside movie screen, scale the rock-climbing wall, take some swings at the mini-golf course, splash about at your choice of multiple pools and whirlpools, shoot hoops at the basketball court and go jogging on the track. Indoors enjoy Broadway-style entertainment at the three-story theater, try your luck at the immense Vegas-style Casino Royal, stroll the lively Promenade Deck and meet friends for drinks in a bar or shop for a wide assortment of duty-free items. Additionally, with 16 bars and lounges, a state-of-the-art fitness center and more, the perfect vacation is yours for the taking.

Younger family members will be taken care of at the Royal Babies and Tots® nursery, a day care for little ones through 36 months old. Playgroups are offered through Fisher Price and Crayola. For kids, the Adventure Ocean® Youth Program offers lots of fun activities and teens have their own lounge, disco and an exciting roster of activities.

Brilliance of the Seas features many delightful dining options. From her grand main dining room to casual eateries, such as the Windjammer Café, pizzeria and others, you will find scrumptious food sure to please the entire family. For those who enjoy fine dining the Brilliance of the Seas offers superb dining choices including specialty restaurants, such as Chops GrilleSM, Chef's Table, Izumi, and Giovanni's Table.

There are accommodations on the Brilliance of the Seas to suit everyone's needs, each providing the ideal setting to relax after a busy day or to get ready for an evening out. Choose from adjoining rooms for families, staterooms with magnificent ocean views, private balcony cabins and luxury suites. You'll find there is definitely a stateroom to fit every desire, need and budget.

Sail on Brilliance of the Seas to fascinating regions of the world. These include the Caribbean, Mediterranean and Transatlantic/Repositioning cruises.

Brilliance of the Seas

Sanitation Rating 92/2008
Star Rating 3.9
Attire Traditional
Crew Size 848
Crew Nationality International
Regular Capacity 2145
Total Capacity 2993
Registry Bahamas
Year Built 2002
Year Refurbished 2013
Beam 106 ft
Draft 28 ft
Length 962 ft
Tonnage 90,090
Passenger Space Ratio 42.9
Speed 25 knots
Tipping (p/p per day) up to USD 19 per passenger/day
Beauty Salon Yes
Spa Yes
Casino Yes
110 Electricity Yes
Pools (Outside) 2
Pools (Inside) 1
Jacuzzi 3
Laundry Yes
Suites 65
Verandas 513
Cabins inside 249
Cabins outside 247
Wheelchair Cabins 15
Elevators 9
Ship Type Radiance Class
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1B

Spacious Ocean View Balcony

(194 sq. ft., balcony 45 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, private balcony, sitting area with sofa, and a private bathroom. Rates vary from deck to deck. Please note: Staterooms 9048, 9050, 9252, 9652 have partially obstructed views.

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1D

Ocean View Balcony

(167 sq. ft., balcony 43 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, private balcony, sitting area, and a private bathroom. Please note: Staterooms 8058, 8060, 8162, 8558, 8560, 8662, 8666 have partially obstructed views. Most staterooms on deck 7 have partially obstructed views, excepting staterooms 7014 to 7038, 7154 to 7162, 7166, 7168, 7516 to 7538, 7598, 7654 to 7662, 7666, 7668.

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1K

Ultra Spacious Ocean View

(265 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, additional bunk beds in separate area, separate sitting area with sofa bed, and a private bathroom with shower. Stateroom can accommodate up to 6 guests.

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1N

Ocean View

(164 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, sitting area with sofa, vanity area and a private bathroom. Please note: Staterooms on deck 2 have portholes instead of windows.

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1V

Interior

(165 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, sitting area, vanity area, and a private bathroom.

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2B

Spacious Ocean View Balcony

(194 sq. ft., balcony 45 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, private balcony, sitting area with sofa, and a private bathroom. Rates vary from deck to deck. Please note: Staterooms 9254, 9654 have partially obstructed views.

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2D

Ocean View Balcony

(167 sq. ft., balcony 43 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, private balcony, sitting area, and a private bathroom. Please note: Staterooms 8164, 8664 have partially obstructed views. Staterooms 8042, 8542, 8590, 8600, 9032, 9532 have smaller balconies.

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2M

Spacious Ocean View

(164 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, sitting area with sofa, vanity area and a private bathroom. Accessible stateroom: (258 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long with open bed frames, automatic wider entry door, turning spaces, private balcony, sitting area with lowered vanity, closet rods, and safe, and a private bathroom with a wider door, roll-in shower, grab bars, fold-down shower bench, hand-held shower head, raised toilet, and a lowered sink. (Note that the cruise line reserves the right to deny boarding or to charge a relocation fee for non-handicapped guests who book an Accessible Stateroom.)

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2N

Ocean View

(164 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, sitting area with sofa, vanity area and a private bathroom.Please note: Stateroom 7506 has partially obstructed view.

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2V

Interior

(165 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, sitting area, vanity area, and a private bathroom. Accessible stateroom: (258 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long with open bed frames, automatic wider entry door, turning spaces, sitting area with lowered vanity, closet rods, and safe, and a private bathroom with a wider door, roll-in shower, grab bars, fold-down shower bench, hand-held shower head, raised toilet, and a lowered sink.(Note that the cruise line reserves the right to deny boarding or to charge a relocation fee for non-handicapped guests who book an Accessible Stateroom.)

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2W

Studio Interior

(108 sq. ft.) One twin bed, vanity area, and a private bathroom. Room accommodates 1 guest.

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3B

Spacious Ocean View Balcony

(194 sq. ft. Balcony: 45 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to Royal King, sitting area, private balcony and private bathroom. Also includes minibar, vanity area, hair-dryer, TV, phone, vanity table with an extendable working surface for laptop computers and 110/220 electrical outlets. Some have a Pullman bed and/or sofa bed and can accommodate 3-5 guests. Some can also accommodate a rollaway bed or Play Yard.

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3N

Ocean View

(164 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, sitting area with sofa, vanity area and a private bathroom. Please note: Staterooms on deck 2 have portholes instead of windows.

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3V

Inside

(165 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, sitting area, vanity area, and a private bathroom.

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4B

Spacious Ocean View Balcony

(194 sq. ft. Balcony: 45 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to Royal King, sitting area, private balcony and private bathroom. Also includes minibar, vanity area, hair-dryer, TV, phone, vanity table with an extendable working surface for laptop computers and 110/220 electrical outlets. Some have a Pullman bed and/or sofa bed and can accommodate 3-5 guests. Some can also accommodate a rollaway bed or Play Yard.

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4V

Interior

(165 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, sitting area, vanity area, and a private bathroom. Accessible stateroom: (258 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long with open bed frames, automatic wider entry door, turning spaces, sitting area with lowered vanity, closet rods, and safe, and a private bathroom with a wider door, roll-in shower, grab bars, fold-down shower bench, hand-held shower head, raised toilet, and a lowered sink. (Note that the cruise line reserves the right to deny boarding or to charge a relocation fee for non-handicapped guests who book an Accessible Stateroom.)

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5D

Ocean View Balcony

(167 sq. ft., balcony 43 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, private balcony, sitting area, and a private bathroom. Accessible stateroom: (271 sq. ft., balcony 131 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long with open bed frames, automatic wider entry door, turning spaces, private balcony, sitting area with lowered vanity, closet rods, and safe, and a private bathroom with a wider door, roll-in shower, grab bars, fold-down shower bench, hand-held shower head, raised toilet, and a lowered sink. (Note that the cruise line reserves the right to deny boarding or to charge a relocation fee for non-handicapped guests who book an Accessible Stateroom.) Please note: Most staterooms on deck 7 have partially obstructed views, excepting staterooms 7018 to 7046, 7152 to 7160, 7514 to 7546, 7652 to 7660. Staterooms 7048, 7548, 7596, 7606 have smaller balconies.

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6D

Ocean View Balcony

(167 sq. ft. Balcony: 27 to 41 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to Royal King, sitting area, private balcony and bathroom. Also includes minibar, vanity area, hair-dryer, TV, phone, computer jack, vanity table with an extendable working surface for laptop computers and 110/220 electrical outlets. Some have a Pullman bed and/or sofa bed and can accommodate 3-4 guests. Some can also accommodate a rollaway bed or Play Yard.

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6V

Interior

(165 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, sitting area, vanity area, and a private bathroom. Accessible stateroom: (258 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long with open bed frames, automatic wider entry door, turning spaces, sitting area with lowered vanity, closet rods, and safe, and a private bathroom with a wider door, roll-in shower, grab bars, fold-down shower bench, hand-held shower head, raised toilet, and a lowered sink.(Note that the cruise line reserves the right to deny boarding or to charge a relocation fee for non-handicapped guests who book an Accessible Stateroom.)

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8N

Ocean View

(164 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, sitting area with sofa, vanity area and a private bathroom.

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GS

Grand Suite - 1 Bedroom

(387 sq. ft., balcony 93 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, private balcony, sitting area (some with sofa bed), and concierge service. Also referred to as Grand Ocean View Suite. Please note: Stateroom 1036 has partially obstructed view.

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GT

Grand Suite - 2 Bedrooms

(532 sq. ft., balcony 195 sq. ft.) Two bedrooms with two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long (one room with third and fourth Pullman beds), two bathrooms (one with shower, one with bathtub), living area with double sofa bed, private balcony, and concierge service. Stateroom can accommodate up to 8 guests.

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J3

Junior Suite

(299 sq. ft., balcony 66 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, private balcony, private bathroom with bathtub and a sitting area with sofa bed. Accessible stateroom: (362 sq. ft., balcony 86 sq. ft.) Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long with open bed frames, automatic wider entry door, turning spaces, private balcony, sitting area with lowered vanity, closet rods, and safe, and a private bathroom with a wider door, roll-in shower, grab bars, fold-down shower bench, hand-held shower head, raised toilet, and a lowered sink. (Note that the cruise line reserves the right to deny boarding or to charge a relocation fee for non-handicapped guests who book an Accessible Stateroom.) Please note: Staterooms 1040, 1098, 1598 have partially obstructed views.

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OS

Owner's Suite - 1 Bedroom

(532 sq. ft., balcony 64 sq. ft.) Queen-size bed, private balcony, private bathroom with whirlpool tub, double sinks, separate shower and bidet, separate living area with queen-size sofa bed, and concierge service.

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OT

Owner’s Suite - 2 Bedroom

Two bedrooms with two twin beds that convert to Royal King (one room with third and fourth Pullman beds), two bathrooms (one with shower, one with bathtub), living area with double sofa bed, private balcony, and concierge service. Stateroom: 584 sq. ft. Balcony: 151 sq. ft.

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RS

Royal Suite - 1 Bedroom

(951 sq. ft., balcony 283 sq. ft.) Separate bedroom with king-size bed, private balcony, whirlpool bathtub, living room with queen-size sofa bed, baby grand piano, and concierge service. Also Includes: Minibar, dining table in a separate area, 42” flat screen TV, stereo and DVD player, surround sound system, separate 27” TV in bedroom, large bathroom with separate powder room, separate shower, bidet and double sink, steam shower in the main bathroom, hair-dryer, phone, vanity table with an extendable working surface for laptop computers, 110/220 electrical outlets. Sleeps up to four people and can accommodate a rollaway bed and/or Pack 'n Play.

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WS

Suite Guarantee

This category can be booked for a special rate, guaranteed to you. Please note that the category is not associated at the time of booking with a specific stateroom, deck, bedding configuration or other particular settings. The assignment of an actual cabin will be performed during your check-in. The cabin can be anywhere on the ship.

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XB

Ocean View Balcony Guarantee

This category can be booked for a special rate, guaranteed to you. Please note that the category is not associated at the time of booking with a specific stateroom, deck, bedding configuration or other particular settings. The assignment of an actual cabin will be performed during your check-in. The cabin can be anywhere on the ship.

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YO

Ocean View Guarantee

This category can be booked for a special rate, guaranteed to you. Please note that the category is not associated at the time of booking with a specific stateroom, deck, bedding configuration or other particular settings. The assignment of an actual cabin will be performed during your check-in. The cabin can be anywhere on the ship.

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ZI

Interior Guarantee

This category can be booked for a special rate, guaranteed to you. Please note that the category is not associated at the time of booking with a specific stateroom, deck, bedding configuration or other particular settings. The assignment of an actual cabin will be performed during your check-in. The cabin can be anywhere on the ship.

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Chef's Table

Deck: 6

Experience a once-in-a-lifetime culinary experience at the Chef's Table.

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Chops Grille

Deck: 6

Elegant and upscale, this "reservation only" restaurant is the place to go when you're hungry for the perfect steak.

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Giovanni's Table

Deck: 6

Your very first bite at this classic Italian restaurant will instantly transport you to the Tuscan coastline. Close your eyes and savor the tastes of the region-focaccia and fresh pesto, Zuppa di Porcini, Gnocchi di Patate, Lasagna Tradizionale, and more.

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Izumi

Deck: 12

The traditional Asian dishes at Izumi will impress you with their pure, delicate flavors, freshness of ingredients and impeccable presentation. Diners can choose from popular sushi rolls, sashimi, the Hot Rock (Ishiyaki) Plates, sukiyaki and more.

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Minstrel Dining Room

Decks: 4 5

The elegant main dining room, Minstrel, comes complete with a cascading waterfall and features a wide variety of menu items and impeccable service.

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Park Café

Deck: 11

Casual dining spot serving breakfast, lunch and snacks with indoor and outdoor seating.

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Rita's Cantina

Deck: 11

Liven things up with a flare of spicy Mexican flavors and colorful surrounding at Rita's Cantina. You'll find relaxation and laughs in plentiful supply as you settle in among the festive colors and lively atmosphere.

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Windjammer Café

Deck: 11

This seaside café offers buffet-style breakfasts and lunches. In the evenings, the café's casual atmosphere is complemented by a changing menu and restaurant-style service.

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Medical Facility

Deck: 2

Medical Facility

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Movie Screen

Deck: 11

Watch first-run movies and big time sporting events the way they were meant to be seen- poolside, under the stars. A screen hoisted

above the main pool area will showcase all the larger-than-life action.

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Pacifica Theatre

Decks: 4 5 6

Here, you'll enjoy the experience of dynamic productions with all the glitz, glamour and special effects of Broadway or Las Vegas.

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Casino Royale

Deck: 6

The glittering casino features electronic Slot Machines, Video Poker, Blackjack, Craps, Roulette and Caribbean Stud Poker.

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Card room

Deck: 4

Tables for cards and board games. Everything's complimentary for your enjoyment.

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Library

Deck: 5

The onboard library features comfortable reading chairs as well as an impressive selection of books and guidebooks.

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Conference Center

Deck: 5

The comfortable conference center features state-of-the-art presentation equipment and a variety of meeting rooms.

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RoyalCaribbean Online

Deck: 4

It's high tech on the high seas! With royalcaribbean online, for a small fee you can access the Internet, send e-mails or send your family an e-postcard with your picture in it.

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Nursery

Deck: 12

Royal Babies® and Royal Tots® programming featuring specially designed Fisher Price activities.

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Solarium

Deck: 11

This elegant space has a theme of India in the days of the Raj with three 16-foot-tall bejeweled elephants and cascading waterfalls. It's the perfect place to take a refreshing dip in the pool or relax in the whirlpool with friends.

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WhirlPool

Deck: 11

Warm up in one of the relaxing whirlpools.

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Fairways of Brilliance

Deck: 13

Practice your putting in the middle of the ocean. Guests should bring their own clubs.

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Art Gallery

Deck: 5

Original art is displayed in the onboard art gallery as well as throughout the ship. To purchase something for your own collection, visit an onboard art auction.

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Cinema

Deck: 6

The cinema shows first-run movies daily.

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Rock-Climbing Wall

Deck: 13

At 150'200 feet above sea level, the rock-climbing wall offers skill combinations for all levels.

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Running Track

Deck: 12

Run laps while taking in the view. Our tracks are open to anyone and proper shoes are recommended.

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Photo Gallery & Shop

Deck: 5

Offers high-quality film developing onboard with same-day turnaround. Drop-off boxes are in the Photo Gallery.

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Guest Services

Deck: 4

The place to go for general ship information, to report lost or damaged goods, to exchange money or cash traveler's checks.

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Next Cruise

Deck: 5

Join our complimentary Crown & Anchor® Society loyalty program, and enjoy savings on your next Royal Caribbean vacation. While onboard, meet with our Loyalty & Cruise Sales staff to reserve your next cruise, and you can enjoy reduced deposit and credit towards your future vacation.

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Starquest Night Club

Deck: 13

The sun has retired for the day— but you don't have to, thanks to entertainment across the ship. You've got plans tonight, with dancing, laughs and live music at bars, clubs and lounges that never require a cover charge. It's like the ultimate night out on the town— but you never have to leave the ship.

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Vitality at Sea Spa and Fitness Center

Decks: 11 12

The seaside fitness center features modern exercise equipment. And the full-service spa offers a beauty salon and spa treatments, including massage, manicures and seaweed body wraps.

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Diamond Club

Deck: 13

Diamond, Diamond Plus, and Pinnacle Club Crown & Anchor® Society members enjoy access to this lounge, created to serve these loyal guests with concierge access, complimentary continental breakfast, and evening drinks.

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Adventure Ocean

Deck: 12

A spacious playroom offers toys, books and games for the little sailors.

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Video Arcade

Deck: 12

Blips, bleeps, clangs and cheers. Play to win in a classic arcade atmosphere with timeless games like Pacman and table hockey, plus the latest— Guitar Hero, Fast and Furious Drift and more.

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Café Latté-tudes

Deck: 5

Relax with a frothy cup of cappuccino or a light snack while you watch the world go by in Latté-tudes, our modern-day coffee bar.

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Pub

Deck: 6

An excellent meeting place for pints, people, performances, and more.

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R Bar

Deck: 4

R Bar, featuring a sophisticated 1960s vibe, complete with iconic furnishing and signature cocktails created by a savvy and personable mixologist .

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Schooner Bar

Deck: 6

This nautically themed bar is the perfect spot to enjoy a drink with friends.

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Vintages

Deck: 6

Whether you favor a bold Cab or the subtle nuance of Pinot Noir, Vintages has the perfect glass. From France to California, Chardonnay to Shiraz, the wide world of wine is well represented through extensive partnerships with top winemakers. This is the perfect setting for indulging your passion for wine, or igniting it. Vintages also offers a small bites menu.

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Concierge Club

Deck: 13

Guests staying in Grand Suite-level rooms and higher, Diamond Plus and Pinnacle Club Crown & Anchor® Society members enjoy

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Jakarta Lounge

Deck: 6

Jakarta Lounge

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The Colony Club

Deck: 6

A customizable entertainment space with four different clubs: The Bombay Billiard Club, Jakarta Lounge, Singapore Sling's and the Calcutta Card Club are all unique and packed with fun.

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Viking Crown Lounge

Deck: 13

A Royal Caribbean signature. Perched high above the ocean, this comfortable lounge offers spectacular vistas by day and turns into a lively dance club at night.

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Golf and Sports Area

Deck: 12

Includes a sports court, a miniature-golf course and a golf simulator.

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The Centrum

Deck: 5

The Centrum, a seven-story atrium surrounded by bars, lounges and unique shops, is best compared to the lobby of a grand hotel.

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