Marella Discovery 2 deck plans
Deck layouts, review of facilities, activities, amenities
Marella Discovery 2 deck plan review at CruiseMapper provides newest cruise deck plans (2021-2022-2023 valid floor layouts of the vessel) extracted from the officially issued by Marella Cruises deckplan pdf (printable version).
Each of the Marella Discovery 2 cruise ship deck plans are conveniently combined with a legend (showing cabin codes) and detailed review of all the deck's venues and passenger-accessible indoor and outdoor areas. A separate link provides an extensive information on Marella Discovery 2 staterooms (cabins and suites), including photos, cabin plans and amenities by room type and category.
Marella Discovery 2 (formerly TUI Discovery 2, built 1995 as "Legend of the Seas", last refurbished in 2017 May) is one of the Vision-class Royal Caribbean cruise ships – together with the sister-ship Splendour of the Seas (Marella Discovery) and also Enchantment, Grandeur, Rhapsody, and Vision. In Spring 2017, the vessel joined Marella Cruises' fleet, just like the sister-ship Splendour. Marella's fleet will be additionally enlarged by the old TUI Cruises ships Mein Schiff 1 (as Marella Explorer / since 2018) and Mein Schiff 2 (Marella Explorer 2 / since 2019).
Legend of the Seas / TUI Discovery 2 / Marella Discovery 2 cruise ship deck plan has a total of 915 staterooms for 1832 passengers (max capacity is 2198 guests), served by 730 crew/staff. The ship has 10 passenger accessible decks, 8 lounges, and bars, 2 swimming pools, 4 jacuzzies, 11 elevators.
Legend Of The Seas deck plan changes 2013 refurbishment review
The ship's last Royal Caribbean drydock refurbishment was in 2013 (January-February) done in Singapore. The project was among industry's most expensive ones - at the immense cost of USD 50 million. The list of deck plan changes after the refit included
- 13 new cruise cabins were added (decks 7 and 8).
- All Deck 6 cabins (previously in Oceanview categories) were upgraded/outfitted with balconies.
- All passenger cabins were upgraded with flat TVs and decors were changed. All cabins and public areas were renovated – new decors, carpeting, soft furnishings.
- The ship’s Wi-Fi coverage was also upgraded (bow to stern).
- Digital Wayfinders (multilingual LCD touch-screen displays) were installed throughout most passenger lift areas. They provide passengers with information on scheduled events, promotions, deck plans, dining menus and times, ship map directions.
- On Lido Deck 9 two new lounges were added – “Concierge Club” and “Diamond Club”. The complimentary “Park Cafe” (bistro-style restaurant) was added to the Solarium (indoor pool area).
- Dining options were expanded with new restaurants – the “Chef’s Table” (gourmet dining room, part of the MDR on Promenade Deck 5) and the Deck 11’s “Chops Grille” (steakhouse & seafood) and the “Izumi” (Asian/Japanese cuisine). The Viking Crown Lounge (deck 11) was extensively renovated but decreased in size making space for these two new restaurants there.
- The Royal Caribbean’s Nursery room was added on Sports Deck 10.
- New “Centrum” entertainment program now offers aerial acrobatic spectacles.
- On deck 4 was added the “R Bar” (retro 1960s themed).
- The RCI’s poolside huge movie screen was installed on the pool deck 9 (Lido).
The 2017 drydock for the "Legend Of The Seas - TUI Discovery 2" ship transformation was done in Cadiz Spain (April-May 2017).
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