Explore Explorer of the Seas Onboard Activities

Whether it’s catching a wave on the ship’s onboard surf simulator or indulging in an acupuncture session at the full-service spa, there’s an activity for everyone on Explorer of the Seas. Avid learners can attend a guest lecture, take dance lessons, or choose from an assortment of classes, including jewelry making, towel and napkin folding, and sushi rolling. Adventurous, passengers can even get SCUBA certified onboard. The ship also offers a variety of entertainment options, including several original stage shows, an ice skating extravaganza, and a mystery dinner theater. Live entertainment is available at many of the ship’s after-dark hotspots, such as Club Twenty, which features go-go dancers, a live DJ, and living statues.

Explorer of the Seas Bars

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Main Lounge
(1 Review)

Come to this venue at night for live music, dancing, and entertainment.

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Pool Bar
(4 Reviews)

Dip. Sip. Dip. Sip. How's that for relaxing? Our pool bars make it easy to stay cool in the sun with...

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Schooner Bar
(4 Reviews)

A casual place to relax in a Nautical setting to enjoy an afternoon beverage. This signature nautica...

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Sky Bar
(2 Reviews)

This deck bar offers views of the Pool and the surrounding seascape. This is the perfect place to es...

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Viking Crown Lounge
(1 Review)

No Royal Caribbean cruise is complete without a stop in our signature lounge. Perched high above the...

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19th Hole

Tell him there's no reason to miss the big game while on your cruise. Enjoy a beer and watch your fa...

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Champagne Bar

This quiet and elegant escape is the perfect place to enjoy a glass (or two) of the bubbly.

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Solarium Bar

Does sitting in the whirlpool have you thirsty? Grab a drink at the Solarium Bar.

(4 Reviews)

A true, British pub in the middle of the high seas. What a crazy world. Get yourself a pint and a ch...

Aquarium Bar

The Aquarium Bar offers libations amidst tanks of colourful tropical fish.

The Chamber

Step into a blaze of neon lights and futuristic dcor in the Chamber, a two-level disco that caters t...

Weekend Warrior Sports Bar

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Explorer of the Seas Casinos

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Casino Royale
(34 Reviews)

Our glittering casino features slot machines; extensive table games including Blackjack, roulette, c...

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Explorer of the Seas Entertainment

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Jazz Lounge
(2 Reviews)

Music fans flock for nightly jazz performances.

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(4 Reviews)

An impressive selection of books are available to check out. Choose from a variety of topics, includ...

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Seven Hearts
(1 Review)

Shuffle up for fun in Seven Hearts card and game room. The Seven Hearts Card Room is the place for h...

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Studio B
(5 Reviews)

You won't believe your eyes when you step into Studio B. It's where you'll find our onboard ice-skat...

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The Centrum is awash in glittering glass and marble, a dramatic sculpture, trees, and greenery.

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Screening Room

The Screening Room shows first-run movies daily.

Palace Theatre
(7 Reviews)

Some of the best Broadway shows play in the Palace Theatre, an homage to the great showhouses of all...

Connoisseur Club

Royal Caribbean, the cruise industry's hottest trend-spotter, noticed the growing popularity of swan...

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Explorer of the Seas Kid's Areas

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Adventure Ocean
(3 Reviews)

A play area with specially designed activities for kids from 3-17. Run by exceptional, energetic and...

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Teen Disco

Open 'til 2 a.m., teens can dance, listen to music, or just hang out.

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Explorer of the Seas Others

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Concierge Club
(1 Review)

For the exclusive use of Concierge Club members.

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Guest Services and Explorations!
(3 Reviews)

The place to go for general ship information, to report lost or damaged goods, and to exchange money...

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RC Online
(1 Review)

It's high tech on the high seas! With Royal Caribbean online, for a small fee, you can access the In...

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Skylight Chapel
(1 Review)

Our wedding chapel, which can accommodate 40 people, is located on top of the Viking Crown Lounge (t...

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Board Room

This is a cozy meeting space for a celebration or a business meeting.

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Cloud Nine

Need to gather up your group? Reserve Cloud Nine for meetings, seminars, and private parties. Cloud...

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Conference Center

Our comfortable conference center features state-of-the-art presentation equipment and a variety of...

Business Services

Business rests for no man nor vacation - for this reason, RC has their Business Services area to get...

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Explorer of the Seas Pools

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Swimming Pools
(2 Reviews)

Take a dip in one of our refreshing pools or lie pool side and soak in some sun.

(1 Review)

Sit in one of the cantilevered whirlpools in this tranquil. adults only space with 3 decks of glass.

(3 Reviews)

Warm up in one of our relaxing whirlpools.

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Explorer of the Seas Shops

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Perfume Shop
(2 Reviews)

A great place to treat yourself or that special someone to your favorite scent at duty free rates.

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(1 Review)

Most of the world is covered by water. Take the PADI Scuba Diver course onboard and discover what yo...

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Logo Souvenir Shop

Next to the General Store is the Royal Caribbean Logo Souvenir Shop where you can find everything im...

Art and Photo Gallery
(5 Reviews)

Original art is displayed in the onboard art gallery as well as throughout the ship. To purchase som...


Onboard shopping options include a jewelry shop, gift shop, clothing boutique, perfumery, and liquor...

General Store

Port cities arent the only places to shop on a cruise--passengers can browse onboard for souvenirs,...

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Explorer of the Seas Spa and Fitnesses

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Day Spa and Fitness Center
(4 Reviews)

The Fitness Center will offer vacationers a plentiful and varied selection of the latest cardio and...

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Explorer of the Seas Sports

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Center Ice Rink
(7 Reviews)

When the professionals aren't putting on one of their remarkable shows, enjoy our onboard skating ri...

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Dunes Mini Golf
(4 Reviews)

Come test your golf skills at our challenging miniature golf course that will entertain adults and c...

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Jogging Track
(2 Reviews)

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

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In-Line Track

Made especially for in-line skating. We'll provide all the equipment.

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Sports Court

An outdoor full-size court for sports, including basketball and volleyball, ping pong and more

Rock Climbing Wall
(2 Reviews)

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

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