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Carnival Cruise Lines

Paradise

Fact Sheet

APPROXIMATE COST$300 MILLION
SHIPYARD:KVAERNER MASA-YARDS,
HELSINKI, FINLAND
INAUGURAL CRUISE:NOVEMBER 25, 1998
COUNTRY OF REGISTRYPANAMA
SPEED:22.3 KNOTS
APPROXIMATE CREW SIZE920
NATIONALITY OF CREW:
OFFICERSITALIAN
HOTEL STAFFINTERNATIONAL
CRUISE STAFFINTERNATIONAL
SIZE/CAPACITY:
GROSS REGISTERED TONNAGE70,367
LENGTH855 FEET
BEAM103 FEET
BEAM AT POOL DECKS118 Feet
MAXIMUM DRAFT25 FEET, 9 INCHES
Total Passenger Capacity (including uppers)2,592
Normal Passenger Capacity (Basis 2)2,040
PASSENGER DECKS:10
SPACE RATIO34
ACCOMODATIONS:
OUTSIDE SUITES*+28
OUTSIDE DEMI-SUITES#26
OUTSIDE TWINS*564
INSIDE TWINS*383
INSIDE UPPER & LOWERS19
TOTAL:1,020
*ALL CONVERT TO KING-SIZE BEDS
+INCLUDE WHIRLPOOL BATHTUB
#QUEEN-SIZE BEDS
ALL CABINS FEATURE CLOSED-CIRCUIT TV; STEREO; TELEPHONE AND 110 A.C. CURRENT
PUBLIC ROOMS & CAPACITIES:
NAMECAPACITY
NORMANDIE (Main Show Lounge)1,300+
PARIS RESTAURANT (Lido Dining Area)570
DESTINY DINING ROOM (Aft)658
ELATION DINING ROOM (Forward)650
QUEEN MARY LOUNGE (Aft Show Lounge)541
MAJESTIC CASINO450
CARNIVAL BOULEVARD (Promenade)260
REX (Dance Club)230
LEONARDO LOUNGE (Promenade Lounge)109
AMERICA BAR (Piano Bar)95
ROTTERDAM BAR92
CAFE ILE DE FRANCE (Promenade Cafe)72
CONFERENCE CENTER70
BLUE RIBAND (Library)54
UNITED STATES BAR (Promenade Bar)37
PARADISE BAR (Lobby Bar)17
SPA, HEALTH CLUB & BEAUTY SALON12,000
SQ. FT.
CHILDREN'S WORLD2,500
SQ. FT.
FACILITIES:
FULLY EQUIPPED SPA & HEALTH CLUB
FULL CASINO
DINING AREAS (3)
BARS & LOUNGES (10)
BEAUTY SHOP
BOUTIQUE
DUTY FREE SHOPS
WHIRLPOOLS (6)
INFIRMARY
GAME ROOM
PHOTO GALLERY
SHUFFLEBOARD
PIZZERIA
CLOSED-CIRCUIT TV
SWIMMING POOLS (3)
ELEVATORS (14)
TOUR OFFICE
JOGGING TRACK
CONFERENCE CENTER
CHILDREN'S PLAY AREA
EQUIPMENT:
STABILIZERS
BOW THRUSTERS (3) 2,040 hp ea
DIESEL ELECTRIC PROPULSION SYSTEM
(6 Medium-Speed Engines Developing Approx. 56,000 hp)
TWO AZIPODS (rotating propellor/electric motor units
-- 14 megawatts each)


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