Brilliance of the Seas

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Brilliance of the Seas Overview

Brilliance of the Seas Overview

  • Ship ClassRadiance Class
  • Year Built2002
  • Passenger Capacity2501
  • Number of Crew860
  • Gross Tonnage90090
  • Decks12
  • Suite Cabins65
  • Balcony Cabins513
  • Oceanview Cabins760
  • Inside Cabins249

Royal Caribbean’s Brilliance of the Seas is a beautifully crafted mid-sized ship that can accommodate up to 2,500 guests. Boasting expansive glass exterior walls encasing a nine-story central atrium, floor-to-ceiling windows, and glass exterior elevators, you’ll have an extraordinary view of the ocean with every turn. Adults may relax in the adults-only Solarium or enjoy the 6,459 square foot Vegas-inspired Casino Royale. Young adults and children will never be bored with adventure-packed rock-climbing walls and Broadway-style entertainment. Find a variety of places to eat onboard to satisfy all palates – such as Chops Grille, Portofino Italian Restaurant, and the Seaview Café. This Royal Caribbean ship is everything in its name- Brilliance!

Overview
Dining
Cabins
Entertainment
Casino
Fitness / Recreation
Spa
Kids
Shopping
Dress Code

Overview

Brilliance of the Seas - Radiance Family
Royal Caribbean’s Brilliance of the Seas is a beautifully crafted mid-sized ship that can accommodate up to 2,500 guests. Boasting expansive glass exterior walls encasing a nine-story central atrium, floor-to-ceiling windows, and glass exterior elevators, you’ll have an extraordinary view of the ocean with every turn. Adults may relax in the adults-only Solarium or enjoy the 6,459 square foot Vegas-inspired Casino Royale. Young adults and children will never be bored with adventure-packed rock-climbing walls and Broadway-style entertainment. Find a variety of places to eat onboard to satisfy all palates – such as Chops Grille, Portofino Italian Restaurant, and the Seaview Café. This Royal Caribbean ship is everything in its name- Brilliance!

Dining

Main Dining Room
The food and décor in the main dining rooms across Brilliance of the Seas are world-class, with mouthwatering cuisine, an attentive wait staff and live dinner music you dining experience will be magnificent. You'll choose from a variety of options for each course, from appetizers to entrees to heavenly desserts.

Portofino
For a romantic evening at sea make a reservation at Portofino, this specialty restaurant offers delicious Italian cuisine. Sample some of Royal Caribbean chef's new creations or have one of your favorites prepared the classic way. Either way, you won't be disappointed.

Chops Grille
Chops Grille receives raving reviews from guests. It is the perfect place to celebrate a special occasion or simply be treated to a fantastic dinner. Enjoy juicy steaks, fresh seafood, hearty side dishes and delicious desserts in an elegant atmosphere. From filet mignon to mesquite grilled salmon, Chops Grille offers much more than simple meat and potatoes.

Seaview Café
Dine outdoors at the Seaview Café while enjoying beautiful scenery and fresh ocean air. It has a fun atmosphere and is a great place to grab a light lunch or a late-night snack. The menu offers everyone's favorite bar food, classic deli sandwiches, desserts, and a wide selection of beer and wine.

Windjammer
Enjoy spectacular buffets and incredible views. The casual convenience of the Windjammer Café and the wide variety on the menu make this restaurant a guest favorite.

Room Service
With so much to do all day, you may just forget to eat. Not a problem. Our room service is complimentary for all guests and is available 24 hours a day.

Latte-tudes
Relax with a frothy cup of cappuccino and a light snack while you watch the world go by in Latté-tudes, Brilliance of the Seas' modern-day coffee bar.

Cabins

After a day of exploring the world, its exotic cuisine and interesting cultures, there's nothing better than returning to the comfort of your private cabin. Royal Caribbean's designed every one of their cabins to be a comfortable, relaxing place for you to rest after your adventures. Every room offers a television, telephone, private bath, shower, vanity and even a hair-dryer.

Suites
Suites offer more room, comfort and luxury. Most come with a private balcony and all include standard features. Some suites even include complimentary concierge service, which includes access to a private lounge as well as personalized service to help with making reservations or other arrangements. Suites are a great way to travel in style and give your family more space, while keeping everyone together. They Royal Family Suite can accommodate up to eight people.

Royal Suite
Royal Suites offer separate bedrooms, balconies , whirlpool bathtubs, and some even offer baby grand pianos.

Owner’s Suite
These luxurious suites offer separate living areas, private balconies and a mini bar.

Royal Family Suite
These large suites offer two bedrooms, two bathrooms and a living area with a sofa bed.

Grand Suite
Grand Suites offer a comfortable bedroom, a living area and a private balcony .

Junior Suite
These suites offer a comfortable bedroom, small sitting area and a private balcony.

Balcony Cabin
Imagine opening your balcony door to see a new and breathtaking part of the world each morning. A cabin with a balcony is a great way to make your cruise adventure even more memorable and truly take in your destination.

Superior Oceanview Cabin
These luxurious cabins offer a sitting area, private balcony and even a mini bar.

Oveanview
Spend the day exploring the world, then come back to your room and don't miss a thing. Take in the spectacular sights and enjoy the beautiful ocean view from the window in your cabin.

Family Oceanview Cabin
These cabins accommodate six in its twin beds, sofa or pullman beds and sitting area.

Large Oceanview Cabin
These larger cabins offer a gorgeous view, two twin beds and a private bathroom.

Superior Interior Cabin
These lovely cabins offer two twin beds, a private bathroom and a vanity area.

Large Interior Cabin
This spacious cabin offers two twin beds, a private bath and a vanity area.

Interior Cabin
This standard cabin offers two twin beds, a private bath and all the amenities of our standard cabins.

Entertainment

Theater
Are you on Broadway or a cruise ship? Royal Caribbean's amazing shows will have you wondering. They're offered several times a week, and shouldn't be missed.

Entertainment
There's always something going on onboard Brilliance of the Seas and plenty of ways to be entertained. Not to mention, you can always take center stage yourself at karaoke, trivia contests, game shows and more.

Activities
You could run from activity to activity all day long and still never get to everything. From sports and pool games to tournaments and dance instruction, there truly is an onboard activity for everyone.

Casino

There's nothing like the sound of cards being shuffled, chips being stacked and slot machines paying off. Royal Caribbean consider's their Casino Royale to be a little bit of Vegas, a little bit of Monte Carlo and a lot of Royal Caribbean fun. They've got games for all levels of players. There are onboard lessons for novice players and tournaments for the more advanced. Casino Royale is open whenever you are sailing, so stop in and try your luck!

Fitness / Recreation

Shipshape Fitness Center
The fitness center onboard Brilliance of the Seas features state-of-the-art equipment, saunas and whirlpools, and all the latest classes, like yoga and pilates. Brilliance of the Seas has everything the most sophisticated fitness clubs have - weight machines, treadmills, stairsteppers, spinning bikes - plus an amazing view.

Sports Deck
Jog your morning mile in the middle of the ocean. Work on your swing in the golf simulators, or pick up a game of basketball 12 decks above sea level.

Rock Climbing Wall
Royal Caribbean's signature rock climbing walls are their most popular feature and are available on all Royal Caribbean cruise ships. They offer skill combinations for all levels, not to mention one of the best views from the ship.

Spa

Embark on a pathway to complete relaxation. Indulge your mind, body and soul with an Elemis Aroma Stone Therapy or an Exotic Frangipani Hair & Scalp Conditioning Treatment. The Day Spa offers an array of cultural therapies designed to entice avid spa lovers, couples and men!

Kids

Fun isn't just for adults at Royal Caribbean. Kids from 3-17 years old are invited to take part in the exciting, complimentary Adventure Ocean® Youth Programs. Adventure Ocean was specially designed to blend educational activities with just plain fun. Every cruise is different. But one thing never changes: your child will get to learn about local customs, do cool science experiments, and make great new friends. To participate in their Adventure Ocean programs or use the onboard pools and whirlpools, children must be three years of age and potty-trained (diaper and pull-up free).

Aquanauts Ages 3-5 Years
Kids from 3-5 years of age can play games, color, and even become Certified Jr. Adventure Scientists.

Explorers Ages 6-8 Years
Kids 6-8 years of age can join parties, compete for prizes, make kites and masks, and even learn to make gummy candies.

Voyagers Ages 9-11 Years
Kids 9-11 years of age can take a backstage tour, play List-o-Rama and even learn a new sport like Gagaball.

Navigators Ages 12-14 Years
Navigators 12-14 years of age can play games and sports, join parties and contests, or just hang out at their teen lounge, The Living Room.

Guests Ages 15-17 Years
Teens 15-17 years of age can play games and sports, join parties and contests, hang out at their teen lounge, The Living Room, or dance the night away at Fuel, their teen-only club.

Shopping

Shops
Who knew there was such great shopping in the middle of the ocean? You'll find everything from designer clothes and souvenirs to any toiletries you may have forgotten to pack.

Art
If you're looking to add to your collection, you might find just what you're looking for at one of their onboard art auctions. If browsing is more your style, walk through the onboard gallery or take a guided tour of the ship with the onboard art auctioneer.

Dress Code

There are three distinct types of evenings onboard Royal Caribbean ships: casual, smart casual and formal. Suggested guidelines for these nights are:

Casual: Sport shirts and slacks for men, sundresses or pants for women
Smart Casual: Jackets and ties for men, dresses or pantsuits for women
Formal: Suits and ties or tuxedos for men, cocktail dresses for women

3 to 4-night cruises include one formal night and two or three casual nights.
5-night cruises include one formal, one smart casual and three casual nights.
7-night cruises include two formal nights, one smart casual night and four casual nights.
10, 11, and 12-night cruises include two formal nights and three smart casual nights, all other nights are casual.
14 and 15-night cruises include three formal nights and four smart casual nights. All other nights are casual.

Brilliance of the Seas Deals

Brilliance of the Seas Deals

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  • 25% Savings for Extra Guests on select sailings
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Brilliance of the Seas Deck Plans

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Deck 12
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Deck 11
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Deck 10
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Category Key

  • RS Royal Suite
  • FS Family Suite with Balcony
  • OS Owner's Suite
  • GS Grand Suite
  • JS Junior Suite
  • D1 Superior Outside View Stateroom with Balcony
  • D2 Superior Outside View Stateroom with Balcony
  • E1 Deluxe Outside View Stateroom with Balcony
  • E2 Deluxe Outside View Stateroom with Balcony
  • K Interior Stateroom
  • M Interior Stateroom
Deck 9
Deck Plan

Category Key

  • TS Two Bedroom Suite
  • D1 Superior Outside View Stateroom with Balcony
  • D2 Superior Outside View Stateroom with Balcony
  • E1 Deluxe Outside View Stateroom with Balcony
  • E2 Deluxe Outside View Stateroom with Balcony
  • K Interior Stateroom
  • M Interior Stateroom
Deck 8
Deck Plan

Category Key

  • TS Two Bedroom Suite
  • D1 Superior Outside View Stateroom with Balcony
  • E1 Deluxe Outside View Stateroom with Balcony
  • E2 Deluxe Outside View Stateroom with Balcony
  • FO Family Outside View Stateroom
  • H Large Outside View Stateroom
  • K Interior Stateroom
  • M Interior Stateroom
Deck 7
Deck Plan

Category Key

  • TS Two Bedroom Suite
  • D1 Superior Outside View Stateroom with Balcony
  • E1 Deluxe Outside View Stateroom with Balcony
  • E3 Deluxe Outside View Stateroom with Balcony
  • FO Family Outside View Stateroom
  • H Large Outside View Stateroom
  • F Large Outside View Stateroom
  • K Interior Stateroom
  • M Interior Stateroom
Deck 6
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Deck 5
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Deck 4
Deck Plan

Category Key

  • H Large Outside View Stateroom
  • F Large Outside View Stateroom
  • N Interior Stateroom
  • L Interior Stateroom
  • SI Studio Interior Stateroom
Deck 3
Deck Plan

Category Key

  • I Large Outside View Stateroom
  • G Large Outside View Stateroom
  • N Interior Stateroom
  • L Interior Stateroom
Deck 2
Deck Plan

Category Key

  • I Large Outside View Stateroom
  • G Large Outside View Stateroom
  • L Interior Stateroom
  • Q Interior Stateroom

Brilliance of the Seas Cabins

Brilliance of the Seas Cabins

Suite
Balcony
Oceanview
Interior

Interior Cabins

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Interior Stateroom (N)

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. (165 sq. ft.)

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Interior Stateroom (M)

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. (165 sq. ft.)

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Interior Stateroom (K)

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. (165 sq. ft.)

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Interior Stateroom (L)

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. (165 sq. ft.)

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Interior Stateroom (Q)

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. (165 sq. ft.)

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Studio Interior Stateroom (SI)

Oceanview Cabins

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Large Outside View Stateroom (G)

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. (164 sq. ft.); Note: Ocean View Staterooms on deck 2 have a porthole instead of a window.

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Large Outside View Stateroom (H)

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. (164 sq. ft.); Note: Ocean View Staterooms on deck 2 have a porthole instead of a window.

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Large Outside View Stateroom (F)

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. (164 sq. ft.); Note: Ocean View Staterooms on deck 2 have a porthole instead of a window.

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Family Outside View Stateroom (FO)

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.

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Large Outside View Stateroom (I)

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. (164 sq. ft.); Note: Ocean View Staterooms on deck 2 have a porthole instead of a window.

Balcony Cabins

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Deluxe Outside View Stateroom with Balcony (E2)

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. (167 sq. ft., balcony 43 sq. ft.);

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Superior Outside View Stateroom with Balcony (D1)

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.

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Deluxe Outside View Stateroom with Balcony (E1)

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. (167 sq. ft., balcony 43 sq. ft.);

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Superior Outside View Stateroom with Balcony (D2)

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.

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Deluxe Outside View Stateroom with Balcony (E3)

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. (167 sq. ft., balcony 43 sq. ft.);

Suite Cabins

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Two Bedroom Suite (TS)

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,

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Owner's Suite (OS)

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. (523 sq. ft., balcony 64 sq. ft.)

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Family Suite with Balcony (FS)

Two bedrooms with two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, measuring 72.5 inches wide by 82 inches long, two bathrooms (master one with bathtub), living area with double sofa bed, private balcony and concierge service. (532 sq. ft., balcony 86 sq. ft.)

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Royal Suite (RS)

Separate bedroom with king-size bed, private balcony, whirlpool bathtub, living room with queen-size sofa bed, baby grand piano, and concierge service. (951 sq. ft., balcony 283 sq. ft.)

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Junior Suite (JS)

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. (299 sq. ft., balcony 66 sq. ft.); Note: Staterooms 1098 & 1598 have obstructed views.

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Grand Suite (GS)

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. (387 sq. ft., balcony 93 sq. ft.)

Brilliance of the Seas Itineraries

Brilliance of the Seas Itinerary

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Caribbean- - $379 $369 $358 $339 $338 - - - - - -
Europe $1,491 - - - - - - - - - - - - $2,040 $1,299
Mediterranean $1,491 - - - - - - - - - - - - $1,824 $1,299
Transatlantic- - $648 - - - - - - - - $1,095 - - - -