Whats the Largest Cruise Ship in the World?

By Michael Ferguson

The world’s largest cruise ship is Royal Caribbean International’s Symphony of the Seas which was introduced in 2018. The ship is a massive 226,963-ton vessel that spans over 1,188 feet in length and can comfortably accommodate up to 6,680 passengers and 2,200 crew members.

The Symphony of the Seas has been designed to provide its passengers with an unforgettable experience regardless of where they are sailing. With seven distinct neighborhoods spread across 18 decks, it offers a range of entertainment options such as the Ultimate Abyss – the tallest slide at sea – Broadway shows, an ice rink, two FlowRider surfing pools and multiple swimming pools. It also boasts numerous dining options from high-end specialty restaurants to casual eateries.

The Symphony of the Seas also features several luxury suites including the two-level Ultimate Family Suite which provides space for up to eight people. This suite comes with private balconies, a 3D movie theater and a private lounge complete with air hockey table and foosball.

Other amenities include a casino, fitness center, spa and wellness center as well as numerous bars and lounges for adults. The ship also has an extensive art collection featuring works from renowned contemporary artists such as Damien Hirst and Tracey Emin.


The Symphony of the Seas is currently the largest cruise ship in the world with its massive size and variety of entertainment options. Its luxurious suites coupled with its extensive art collection make it a truly unique experience for anyone looking to explore new places while traveling in style.