Princess Cruises orders fourth Royal Class ship

Princess Cruises orders fourth Royal Class ship

SANTA CLARITA — Princess Cruises has ordered a 143,000-ton sister ship to Royal Princess, Regal Princess and Majestic Princess.

The $900 million vessel will be built at Italy’s Fincantieri shipyard and should set sail by the end of 2019 with multiple dining, entertainment and retail venues, Princess’ Movies Under the Stars, The Sanctuary and the Lotus Spa.

“We’re incredibly excited to confirm that Princess Cruises’ growth continues with the order of another Royal Class ship,” said Tony Roberts, VP Princess Cruises UK. “Demand and confidence in Princess has never been higher and we’re delighted that in just a few years’ time even more guests will get the chance to travel with us in style to over 360 destinations across the world.”