Rhapsody of the Seas is an ocean going cruise ship launched in 1997 and her age is 23 year old, registered under the flag of Bahamas. The vessel welcomes 2431 passengers on board attended by a crew of 765 professionals. The passenger to space ratio is 32. It has 12 decks of which 5 decks with cabins, altogether 1013 cabins. Rhapsody of the Seas is owned by Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd and operated by Royal Caribbean International. Shipbuilder is Chantiers de l'Atlantique (Saint-Nazaire, STX France). Тhe hull's class is Vision. The building cost is USD 280 million. The vessel's operational speed is 22 kn. The main particulars are as follows - length of 279 m, beam of 35 m, gross tonnage of 78878 GT. It was last refurbished in 2016. Before its inauguration voyage the ship was christened by Bodil Wilhelmsen.