Built for luxurious, long-distance cruises and refitted in 2006, Boudicca retains much of her grace and style. As on sister ship Black Watch, passengers have plenty of space on deck and inside, as well as two swimming pools, and a large fitness center and spa. Like her sister ship, she has an Observatory lounge high atop the ship to supplement the art deco Lido Lounge, a popular spot for leisurely drinks, conversation, and dancing. Budding artists enjoy the Crafts Room where hands-on activity sessions are held.
Spacious, yet intimate in scale, appropriate British historical themes are followed in each public room, lounge, and restaurant, which were designed to mimic the mood of her fleet mate Black Watch. The overall feeling on Boudicca is one of comfort and tranquillity; however, there is a well-equipped fitness center on board with everything from treadmills, rowing machines, and weights for energetic passengers to a dance floor for dance lessons and aerobics classes, a golf net for swing practice, and a swimming pool featuring Swimex machines for swimming against the current.
Worried about your rights as a cruise ship passenger? Read moreRead more
Love 'em? Read moreRead more
Viking Ocean Cruises to debut in May 2015 with a small ship, all-inclusive experience in Scandinavia and Read moreRead more
Free Fodor's Newsletter
Subscribe today for weekly travel inspiration, tips, and special offers.
- $549 & up -- Last Minute: Greek Islands and Turkey Cruise Royal Caribbean
- $2149 -- 7-Night All-Inclusive European Cruise in Suite MSC Cruises
- $399 & up -- Fall 7-Night Mediterranean Cruises MSC Cruises
- $1099 -- Balcony on New Ship to Curacao MSC Cruises
- $1799 -- British Isles: 7-Night Windstar Cruise, 70% Off Windstar Cruises
- View All Cruise Deals
I'm interested in taking a California Coastal Cruise on the Sapphire Princess in the middle of October.
Does anyone know which terminal the ship is leaving from? Port of Los Angeles or Port of Long Beach. Read more
We will be going on a cruise that leaves from Port Everglades, FL. Read more
We are on our very first cruise this June - setting off from Barbados. Read more