Pullmantur Horizon

Pullmantur Horizon Review and Specifications

Specifications of Pullmantur Horizon

Year built1990  /  Age : 28
Flag state Malta
BuilderMeyer Werft (Papenburg, Germany)
Building costUSD 185 million
OwnerRoyal Caribbean Cruises Ltd & Springwater Capital
Speed22 kn / 41 kph / 25 mph
Length (LOA)208 m / 682 ft
Beam (width)29 m / 95 ft
Gross Tonnage47427 gt
Passengers1506 - 1828
Crew620
Passengers-to-space ratio34
Decks12
Cabins721
Decks with cabins10
Last Refurbishment2013
Former namesIsland Star, Pacific Dream, MV Horizon

Current itinerary of Pullmantur Horizon

Pullmantur Horizon current cruise is 7 days, one-way from Piraeus to Trieste. The itinerary starts on 15 Oct, 2018 and ends on 22 Oct, 2018.

Date / TimePort
15 Oct      Departing from Piraeus, Athens, Greece   
17 Oct     Corfu Island, Kerkyra, Greece   
18 Oct     Bar, Montenegro   
19 Oct     Dubrovnik, Croatia   
20 Oct     Zadar, Croatia   
21 Oct     Venice, Italy   
22 Oct      Arriving in Trieste, Italy   

Review of Pullmantur Horizon

Launched in 1990 as Celebrity Horizon, Pullmantur Horizon is one of the Pullmantur Cruises ships, together with Monarch, Sovereign and Zenith.

History - construction and ownership

Pullmantur Cruises is a Spanish company (headquartered in Madrid) which founded in 1988 as subsidiary of the travel agency "Pullmantur" (founded 1971). In 2006, Pullmantur Cruises was acquired by RCCL (Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd) - world's 2nd largest passenger shipping company (after Carnival Corporation). Currently, RCCL owns 49% as 51% were sold in 2016 to Springwater Capital LLC (2002-founded investment firm). Pullmantur offers high-quality product mainly to Spanish-speaking source market. The company operates mainly in Mediterranean-Canaries regions and by fkeet capacity is ranked largest cruise brand in Spain.

Pullmantur Horizon cruise ship

The 47,427-ton, 1,354-passenger cruise ship Pullmantur Horizon was transferred to the fleet of Pullmantur from Celebrity Cruises (along with mv Zenith) and over the years has undergone a few name changes – Island Star (1995), Pacific Dream (2009), and Horizon again in 2011. Pullmantur Horizon is not a small ship, able to navigate any sea, however used mainly for a few routes in Europe, Mediterranean based cruises and Caribbean voyages (since 2008).

Pullmantur Horizon has a sister ship, mv Zenith, and both are currently operated by CDF “Croisières de France”.

Cruise itinerary program

Pullmantur Horizon itinerary program is based on Caribbean voyages roundtrips from Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.

For winter season 2018-2019, Pullmantur homeported the Horizon ship in the Middle East for roundtrips from Dubai UAE (overnight stay in port prior departure). The 7-day itinerary program included as call ports the UAE's ports Abu Dhabi, Khasab and Fujairah, as well as Muscat (Oman). Prices started from EUR 590 pp (double occupancy).

During 2018-2019, the Zenith ship was in Canary Islands, MS Monarch - in Caribbean, MS Sovereign - in South America.

Cabins

Pullmantur Horizon offers a total of 721 staterooms in 11 categories, of which 151 Inside, 68 Balcony and 16 Suites. The largest aboard Horizon are the Suite-Royale rooms.

Shipboard dining options - Food and Drinks

MS Horizon Buffet restaurant is where you'll be able to choose between various dishes to satisfy consumer preferences and tastes. It has an adjacent outdoor grill and provides a wide selection of delicious dishes and an informal setting for relaxing. The main dining room (serving set-time, set-table in the evening) offers a more formal dining experience.

Pullmantur Horizon cruise ship

Follows the complete list of Pullmantur Horizon restaurants and food bars.

  • Le Splendide Restaurant (912-seat; main dining room; the best spot to taste elaborate dishes that Pullmantur provides in its all inclusive)
  • Le Marché Gourmand Buffet Restaurant (enjoy a more relaxed dining at this ‘gourmet market’ for a variety of international dishes)
  • Terrace and Grill.

Shipboard entertainment options - Fun and Sport

Cruisers may have a good holiday in the most absolute of tranquillity. Onboard Pullmantur Horizon everything is set to make time go more slowly and give the passengers the opportunity to enjoy every minute of it. In the outdoor pools, jacuzzis, gym and Spa, all travelers are going to feel wonderful. Evening entertainment is based in the theatre, nightclub and casino. And, meanwhile, the kids in the Tibu Club are going to be busy with non-stop amenities.

Follows the complete list of Pullmantur Horizon lounges, clubs and other entertainment venues for kids, teens and adults.

  • The Grand Theatre
  • James Piano Bar & Lounge
  • Rendez-Vous Lounge (pub/café)
  • Cafe Moka
  • Rhoto Gallery; Video Arcade; Boutique
  • Internet Center
  • Recreation room
  • Casino del Mar
  • Sapphire Dance Club
  • Conference room; Card Room; Reading Room; Library
  • Teen's Club; Tibu Club (Kids' Playroom, ages 3-5)
  • Spa del Mar Beauty & Fitness
  • L'Annexe Pool Bar
  • Bar Zephir
  • 2 swimming Pools; 2 Jacuzzis; 2 Solariums
  • Fitness Center.

Pullmantur Horizon wiki

  • CDF Horizon cruise ship was built in Papenburg Germany (originally for Celebrity Cruises) as "MV Horizon". The vessel has a sister - the fleetmate mv Zenith - both currently operated by CDF (abbrev from "Croisières de France"). CDF is a French cruise line and a subsidiary company / under the management of Pullmantur (RCCL's brand in Spain).
  • In October 2008, RCCL (owner of the ship under the name "Island Star") sold transferred the vessel to the fleet of Pullmantur. The ship started operations in May 2009 under the name "Pacific Dream" colored in the Pullmantur colors. In November 2010, Pullmantur transferred it to the fleet of CDF.
  • For CDF, Horizon ship operated on European itineraries (Baltic, Canary Islands, Mediterranean) leaving from homeports CalaisValletta and Marseille, as well as Caribbean cruises leaving roundtrip from Santo Domingo (Dominican Republic).
  • In 2018, Pullmantur started offering on selected Horizon ship's Mediterranean itineraries (in Adriatic and Aegean) electric bike tours. Tours are led by guide instructors. Helmets, water and energy bars are provided, Among the visited land tour destinations are Athens' Acropolis, old towns (Corfu, Dubrovnik, Padua), Mykonos Island, Chania (Crete). Such electric bike tours were first introduced in 2017 summer, offered on North Sea, Caribbean and Canary Islands cruise itineraries.

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Pullmantur Horizon Itineraries

The below listed Pullmantur Horizon cruise prices on itineraries are only indicative and Per Person (in US dollars, based on double occupancy). These are the cheapest Pullmantur fares on the ship’s lowest category cabins available for booking. Cruise fares typically change with departure dates approaching, last minute deals, discounts, promotions, independent travel agency offers.

DateCruise NameDeparture PortPrice from
2018 Oct 08 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2018 Oct 15 7 days, one-way from Piraeus to Trieste Piraeus
2018 Oct 22 7 days, one-way from Trieste to Piraeus Trieste
2018 Oct 29 7 days, one-way from Piraeus to Malaga Piraeus
2018 Nov 05 6 days, round-trip Escapada a Portugal y Marruecos Malaga
2018 Nov 11 4 days, round-trip Escapada a Marruecos Malaga
2018 Nov 15 7 days, one-way from Malaga to Piraeus Malaga
2018 Nov 22 18 days, one-way from Piraeus to Dubai Piraeus
2018 Dec 08 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2018 Dec 09 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2018 Dec 15 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2018 Dec 16 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2018 Dec 22 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2018 Dec 23 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2018 Dec 29 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2018 Dec 30 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Jan 05 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Jan 06 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Jan 12 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Jan 13 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Jan 19 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Jan 20 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Jan 26 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Jan 27 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Feb 02 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Feb 03 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Feb 09 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Feb 10 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Feb 16 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Feb 17 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Feb 23 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Feb 24 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Mar 02 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Mar 03 7 days, round-trip Dubai y Leyendas de Arabia Dubai
2019 Mar 09 15 days, one-way from Dubai to Piraeus Dubai
2019 Mar 10 14 days, one-way from Dubai to Piraeus Dubai
2019 Mar 24 7 days, one-way from Piraeus to Malaga Piraeus
2019 Mar 31 7 days, round-trip Esencia de Italia Malaga
2019 Apr 07 7 days, round-trip Descubre Marruecos, Oporto y Lisboa Malaga
2019 Apr 14 7 days, one-way from Malaga to Piraeus Malaga
2019 Apr 21 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 Apr 28 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 May 05 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 May 12 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 May 19 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 May 26 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 Jun 02 7 days, one-way from Piraeus to Trieste Piraeus
2019 Jun 09 7 days, one-way from Trieste to Piraeus Trieste
2019 Jun 16 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 Jun 23 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 Jun 30 7 days, one-way from Piraeus to Trieste Piraeus
2019 Jul 07 7 days, one-way from Trieste to Piraeus Trieste
2019 Jul 14 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 Jul 21 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 Jul 28 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 Aug 04 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 Aug 11 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 Aug 18 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 Aug 25 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 Sep 01 7 days, round-trip Israel, Grecia y las culturas milenarias Piraeus
2019 Sep 08 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 Sep 15 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 Sep 22 7 days, round-trip Islas Griegas Piraeus
2019 Sep 29 7 days, one-way from Piraeus to Trieste Piraeus
2019 Oct 06 7 days, one-way from Trieste to Piraeus Trieste
2019 Oct 13 7 days, one-way from Piraeus to Malaga Piraeus
2019 Oct 20 7 days, round-trip Esencia de Italia Malaga
2019 Oct 27 7 days, round-trip Descubre Marruecos, Oporto y Lisboa Malaga
2019 Nov 03 7 days, round-trip Esencia de Italia Malaga
2019 Nov 10 3 days, round-trip Escapada a Marruecos Malaga