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Carnival Cruise Ship Profiles and Specifications

Ally

Deckhand
Gross Tons 88,500
length 963 feet
beam 106 feet
cruising speed 22 knots
guest capacity 2,124 dbl occ.
total staff 930
Registry Panama

Built 2002 last refurb...Dec. 2004...due 12/3/06 - 12/17/06

The Pride is a sister ship to both the Legend and the Spirit. There are 15 designated accessible staterooms in a variety of categories. The numbers are; 6101, 6102, 7101, 7102, 4202, 4203, 4205, 4207, 5238, 5245, 6234, 6281, 7260, 7303 and 8234. All accessible cabin doors are 35" wide with no sill and the bathroom doors are 32" wide with no sills. The bathrooms have roll in showers with grab bars, hand held shower head and fold down seat that measures 13"x17" (400 lb weight capacity). The sink is accessible and the toilet is 18" with grab bars.

There are accessible public restrooms located on deck 2 forward and deck 3 midship inside La Playa grill. The only areas of the ship that are not accessible are the dance club, childrens wading pool, whirlpools, laundry room and deck 11. They have TTY kits available for hearing impaired guests and include door knocker, bed shaker, smoke alarm and phone amplifier. They have a state of the art infared system available for the shows and headsets are available at the pursors desk.

Accessible cabins should be booked directly through the Access Desk 800-438-6744 x 70025 to ensure that your specific needs are met.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Carnival Pride - Cruise Liner

The Carnival Pride is a Panamax-Max size cruise ship. It carries up to 2,680 passengers in 1,062 staterooms. The passenger suites are on decks 1, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8. These include six penthouse suites of 36m². On deck 7 there are 44 Suites of 27m², eight demi suites of 22m² and others ranging from 15m² to 18m² in size. Of the 1,062 staterooms, 849 (80%) have a sea-view and 750 (70%) have balconies.

FACILITIES

Forward on deck 1 is the lounge, seating some 320 guests. Decks 2 and 3 are public passenger decks. The lobby houses two grand staircases, a bar with dancefloor and the information and tour decks.

Still forward is the large bar, a card room and the large main lounge, stretching over decks 2, 3 and 4, and seating some 1,170 guests.

Stretching over ten decks, the atrium area incorporates the reception and excursion decks and a bar (seating 123). Further aft is the lower floor of the main restaurant, which stretches over two decks. It seats altogether some 1,300 guests, including 86 guests in a separate annexe.

On deck 3, forward of the main dining room upper level, is the conference room (seating 60) and the foyer lounge. Forward of the atrium is the shopping area. Deck 4 (the main deck) is a passenger cabin deck. Forward is the uppermost level of the theatre and a large video-gaming room.

Deck 5 (upper deck) is a passenger cabin deck. Forward is the children's playroom. Decks 6, 7 and 8 are passenger cabin decks, and forward on deck 8 is the ship's wheelhouse and the officers' staterooms.

Deck 9 is the pool deck with two large swimming pools and two jacuzzis and a large bar in between. Deck 10 has a large multi-function/aerobic area. Forward on deck 11 is an open deck with a jogging track. Surrounding the atrium on deck 12 is the ship's observation balcony.
CRUISE SHIP ENGINES

Carnival Pride has diesel-electric machinery, consisting of six Wärtsilä 9L46D diesel engines with a total power of 62,370kW, each connected to an ABB alternator producing electricity to the ship's main electric network at 11KV 60Hz 3 phase.

Power from the main switchboard is supplied to 440V switchboards via three transformers to serve auxiliary machinery and ships services. A separate MG stabilised power system supplies lighting and small consumer needs.

PROPULSION

The propulsion consists of two azimuthing electric Azipod propulsion units, with a power of 17.6MW each. The ship has three 1.91MW tunnel thrusters in the bow. The service speed is 22 knots.

The classification society of Carnival Pride is the Italian RINA, and she sails under the Panama flag.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Large Private Balcony Suite
Deck: Empress
Large Private Balcony Suites 12 feature separate dressing, sleeping, and sitting areas, as well as floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony. Twin beds convert to a king-sized bed, and there is a color TV with first-run movies, minibar, refrigerator, wall safe, separate vanity area, sofa, telephone, and private bathroom with double sinks, shower, whirlpool tub, and hairdryer. 300-sq.-ft. suite with 115-sq.-ft balcony.

Large Private Balcony Suite
Deck: Empress, Main, Panorama, Upper, Verandah
Large Private Balcony Suites 11 feature separate dressing, sleeping, and sitting areas, as well as floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony. Twin beds convert to a king-sized bed, and there is a color TV with first-run movies, minibar, refrigerator, wall safe, separate vanity area, sofa, telephone, and private bathroom with double sinks, shower, whirlpool tub, and hairdryer. Approximately 245- to 275-sq.-ft. suite with 40- to 85-sq.-ft. balcony or 220-sq.-ft. wraparound balcony, depending on location.

Deluxe Large Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Empress, Panorama, Upper, Verandah
Deluxe Large Balcony Staterooms 9A feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony, twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, sofa and sitting area, and telephone. Staterooms 5241 and 5243 have partially obstructed ocean views. 230-sq.-ft. stateroom with 85-sq.-ft. balcony.

Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Panorama
Private Balcony Staterooms 8I feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony, twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, sofa and sitting area, and telephone. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom with a 60-sq.-ft. balcony.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Panorama
Private Balcony Staterooms 8H feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony, twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, sofa and sitting area, and telephone. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom with a 40-sq.-ft. balcony.

Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Verandah
Private Balcony Staterooms 8G feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony, twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, sofa and sitting area, and telephone. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom with a 60-sq.-ft. balcony.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Verandah
Private Balcony Staterooms 8F feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony, twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, sofa and sitting area, and telephone. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom with a 40-sq.-ft. balcony.

Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Empress
Private Balcony Staterooms 8E feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony, twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, sofa and sitting area, and telephone. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom with a 60-sq.-ft. balcony.

Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Empress
Private Balcony Staterooms 8D feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony, twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, sofa and sitting area, and telephone. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom with a 40-sq.-ft. balcony.

Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Main, Upper
Private Balcony Staterooms 8C staterooms feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony, twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, sofa and sitting area, and telephone. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom with a 60-sq.-ft. balcony.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Upper
Private Balcony Staterooms 8B feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony, twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, sofa and sitting area, and telephone. Many staterooms in this category have a partially obstructed ocean view. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom with a 40-sq.-ft. balcony.

Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Main
Private Balcony Staterooms 8A feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony, twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, sofa and sitting area, and telephone. 185-sq.- ft. stateroom with a 40-sq.-ft. balcony.

Private Balcony Stateroom (Obstructed View)
Deck: Upper
Private Balcony Staterooms 7A feature floor-to-ceiling glass doors that open to a private balcony, twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, separate vanity area, and a sitting area with sofa, color TV with first-fun movies, wall safe, and telephone. Staterooms in this category have an obstructed view. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom; 40-sq.-ft. balcony.

Oceanview Stateroom
Deck: Riviera
Oceanview Staterooms 6A feature a picture window, twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, sofa and sitting area, and telephone. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.

French Door Stateroom (Obstructed View)
Deck: Main
French Door Staterooms 5A feature French doors that open to an obstructed ocean view, twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, and telephone. Staterooms 4202, 4203, 4205, and 4207 do not have French doors, but have partially obstructed picture windows. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Panorama
Interior Staterooms 4E feature twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, and telephone. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Verandah
Interior Staterooms 4D feature twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, and telephone. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Empress
Interior Staterooms 4C feature twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, and telephone. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Main, Upper
Interior Staterooms 4B feature twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, and telephone. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Riviera
Interior Staterooms 4A feature twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, and telephone. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Riviera
Interior Staterooms 1A feature one upper and one lower twin bed, private bathroom with shower and hairdryer, color TV with first-run movies, wall safe, separate vanity area, and telephone. 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.
 

Ally

Deckhand
gross tons 110,000
length 952 feet
beam 116 feet
cruising speed 21 knots
guest capacity 2,974 dbl. occ.
total staff 1,150
registry..Panama

built Dec 2004...no refurb scheduled yet

Penthouse Suite
Deck: Empress
Penthouse Suites 12 feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private furnished balcony, and sitting area with sofa. A private bathroom includes a shower, whirlpool tub, double sink, and bidet. Additional amenities include a vanity area with sink and table, dressing room, walk-in closet, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 345-sq.-ft. stateroom with 85-sq.-ft. balcony.

Suite
Deck: Empress, Lido
Suites 11 feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private furnished balcony, and sitting area with sofa. A private bathroom includes a shower, whirlpool tub, double sink, and bidet. Additional amenities include a vanity area with sink and table, dressing room, walk-in closet, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 275-sq.-ft. stateroom with 65-sq.-ft. balcony.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Deluxe Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Empress, Upper, Verandah
Deluxe Private Balcony Staterooms 9A feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private balcony, private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 185-sq.-ft. stateroom with 75-sq.-ft. balcony.

Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Panorama
Private Balcony Staterooms 8E feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private balcony, private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 185-sq.-ft. stateroom with 35-sq.-ft. balcony.

Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Lido
Private Balcony Staterooms 8D feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private balcony, private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 185-sq.-ft. stateroom with 35-sq.-ft. balcony.

Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Verandah
Private Balcony Staterooms 8C feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private balcony, private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 185-sq.-ft. stateroom with 35-sq.-ft. balcony.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Empress
Private Balcony Staterooms 8B feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private balcony, private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 185-sq.-ft. stateroom with 35-sq.-ft. balcony.

Private Balcony Stateroom
Deck: Upper
Private Balcony Staterooms 8A feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private balcony, private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 185-sq.-ft. stateroom with 35-sq.-ft. balcony.

Balcony Stateroom Guarantee
Please note that this is a "guarantee" rate. By booking this category, you are guaranteed a balcony stateroom for this sailing at this rate. However, this rate is not associated with a specific stateroom, deck, or bedding configuration. Staterooms may be located anywhere on this ship. You will be assigned a specific balcony stateroom at check-in.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Oceanview Stateroom
Deck: Spa
Oceanview Staterooms 6E feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a picture window, private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 230-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Oceanview Stateroom
Deck: Empress, Lido, Main, Panorama, Upper
Oceanview Staterooms 6B feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a picture window, private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Staterooms on the Panorama Deck, Lido Deck, Empress Deck, and the Upper Deck have partially obstructed views. Approximately 220-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Oceanview Stateroom
Deck: Riviera
Oceanview Staterooms 6A feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a picture window, private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 220-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Oceanview Stateroom
Deck: Main, Riviera
Oceanview Staterooms 5A feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a porthole window, private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 220-sq.-ft. stateroom.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Interior Stateroom
Deck: Panorama
Interior Staterooms 4G feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Lido
Interior Staterooms 4F feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Verandah
Interior Staterooms 4E feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Empress
Interior Staterooms 4D feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Interior Stateroom
Deck: Upper
Interior Staterooms 4C feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Main
Interior Staterooms 4B feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Riviera
Interior Staterooms 4A feature two twin beds that convert to a king-sized bed, a private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Empress, Main, Riviera, Upper, Verandah
Interior Staterooms 1A feature one upper and one lower twin bed, a private bathroom with shower, bathrobes, toiletry amenity basket, beach towels, refrigerator, minibar, interactive TV, minisafe, phone, and hairdryer. Approximately 185-sq.-ft. stateroom.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Gross tons...70,367
length...855 feet
beam...103 feet
guest capacity...2,052 dbl. occ.
total staff 920

built 1995, refurbishment September 2006

Decks....
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Ally

Deckhand
Large Private Balcony Suite
Deck: Upper
Large Private Balcony Suites 12 feature a private balcony, queen-sized bed, convertible sofa, sitting area, private bathroom with jacuzzi tub and shower, walk-in closet with wall safe, phone, minibar, and TV/VCR with first-run movies. 330-sq.-ft. suite. 70-sq.-ft. balcony.

Large Private Balcony Suite
Deck: Verandah
Large Private Balcony Suites 11 feature a private balcony, queen-sized bed and convertible sofa, sitting area, private bathroom with shower, phone, minibar, wall safe, and TV/VCR with first-run movies. The following staterooms have partially obstructed views: V23, V25, V27, V34, V38, and V42. 220-sq.-ft. suite. 30-sq.-ft. balcony.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Oceanview Stateroom
Deck: Empress
Oceanview Staterooms 6D feature two twin beds that convert to a queen, picture window, sitting area, desk, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies. 186-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Oceanview Stateroom
Deck: Upper
Oceanview Staterooms 6C feature two twin beds that convert to a queen, picture window, sitting area, desk, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies. 186-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Oceanview Stateroom
Deck: Main
Oceanview Staterooms 6B feature two twin beds that convert to a queen, picture window, sitting area, desk, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies. 186-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Oceanview Stateroom
Deck: Riviera
Oceanview Staterooms 6A feature two twin beds that convert to a queen, picture window, sitting area, desk, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies. 186-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Oceanview Porthole Stateroom
Deck: Empress, Main, Riviera, Upper
Oceanview Porthole Staterooms 5A feature two twin beds that convert to a queen, two portholes, sitting area, desk, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies. 186-sq.-ft. stateroom.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Interior Stateroom
Deck: Verandah
Interior Staterooms 4E feature two twin beds that convert to a queen, sitting area, desk, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies. 186-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Empress
Interior Staterooms 4D feature two twin beds that convert to a queen, sitting area, desk, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies. 186-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Upper
Interior Staterooms 4C feature two twin beds that convert to a queen, sitting area, desk, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies. 186-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Stateroom
Deck: Main
Interior Staterooms 4B feature two twin beds that convert to a queen, sitting area, desk, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies. 186-sq.-ft. stateroom.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Interior Stateroom
Deck: Riviera
Interior Staterooms 4A feature two twin beds that convert to a queen, sitting area, desk, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies. 186-sq.-ft. stateroom.

Interior Upper/Lower Stateroom
Deck: Empress, Riviera, Upper
Interior Upper/Lower Staterooms 1A feature one twin bed and a Pullman bed, a sitting area, desk, private bathroom with shower, phone, and TV with first-run movies. 186-sq.-ft. stateroom.
 

Ally

Deckhand
Gross Tons 88,500
length 963 feet
beam 106 feet
cruising speed 22 knots
guest capacity 2,124 dbl occ.
total staff 930
Registry Panama

Built 2001 due to be refurbished 1/27/06- 2/12/06

Carnival Spirit - Cruise Liner

The Carnival Spirit is a Panamax-Max size cruise ship. It carries up to 2,680 passengers in 1,062 staterooms. The crew capacity is 961. In all, the Carnival Spirit features twelve passenger decks. The atrium stretches over ten of them.

The passenger suites are on decks 1, 4, 5, 6, 7 and 8. These include six penthouse suites which are 36m². On deck 7 there are 44 suites of 27m², eight 'demi suites' of 22m² and others from 15m² to 18m² in size.

Of the 1,062 staterooms, 849 (80%) enjoy a sea view while 750 (70%) of them have balconies.

ENTERTAINMENT, RECREATION AND PASSENGER DECKS

On deck 1 (riviera deck) is the show lounge (versailles lounge), which seats some 320 guests. Decks 2 (promenade deck) and 3 (atlantic deck) are public passenger decks. The lobby houses two grand staircases, a bar with dance floor, and the information and tour decks. There is the Louis XIV casino, including the casino bar and a bandstand.

The room also features big-screen televisions and tabletop gaming machines. In front of this is the large club cool jazz bar, a card room (monarch's room) and the pharaoh's palace. This is the main show lounge and stretches over three decks. It seats 1,170 guests.

In the atrium area are the reception and excursion desks, the spirit lobby bar (seating 123). Further aft is the lower floor of the main restaurant (empire restaurant), constructed in French 19th-century style, which stretches over two decks and seats roughly 1,300 guests, as well as 86 guests in a separate annex restaurant, the napoleon room.

On deck 3, in front of the main dining room's upper level, is the conference room, seating some 60 guests, and the deco lounge (foyer lounge). Beyond the Atrium is the shopping area (fashion boulevard).

Deck 4 (main deck) is a passenger cabin deck. The uppermost level of the theatre is situated up ahead, beyond which there is a large video gaming room (techno arcade).

Deck 5 (upper deck) is a passenger cabin deck, which leads on to the children's playroom (the fun house).

Decks 6 (empress deck), 7 (veranda deck) and 8 (panorama deck) are passenger cabin decks, and at the head of deck 8 is the ship's wheelhouse, with the officers' staterooms abaft.

Deck 9 (the lido or pool deck) incorporates two large swimming pools and two Jacuzzis in the central pool area (dome pool and sun pool), with a large bar in between (canopy bar).

On deck 10 (sun deck) there is a large multi-function/aerobic area and a lido area.

Deck 11 (sports deck) is an open deck with a jogging track. Surrounding the atrium on deck 12 (sky deck) is the ship's observation balcony.

CARNIVAL SPIRIT'S MACHINERY

Carnival Spirit has diesel-electric machinery, consisting of six Wärtsilä 9L46D diesel engines with a total power of 62,370kW, each connected to an ABB alternator that provides electricity to the ship's main electric network at 11KV 60HZ,three phase.

Power from the main switchboard is supplied to 440V switchboards via three transformers to serve auxiliary machinery and ships services. A separate MG-stabilised power system supplies lighting and small consumer needs.

The propulsion consists of two azimuthing electric azipod propulsion units, with a power of 17.6MW each. Carnival Spirit has three 1.91MW tunnel thrusters in the bow. The service speed is 22 knots.

WASTE HANDLING

This is one of the first installations on-board a cruise ship, designed completely without dumping or discharging into the sea. It includes two 1,400kW incinerators

The classification society of Carnival Spirit is the Italian organisation, RINA. The liner sails under the Panama flag.
 
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