10 Instagram worthy hotspots onboard Symphony of the Seas

Royal Caribbean International has declared Symphony of the Seas not only the newest and largest cruise ship in the world but also the most Instagrammable cruise ship in the world.

Having been identified as the most Instagrammable cruise line – the brand topped the list with over 1.8 million posts tagging cruise ships around the world, Royal Caribbean is now claiming Symphony of the Seas is the world’s most Instagrammable cruise ship.

Whether it’s the attention-grabbing reflective ‘Paradox Void’ art installation overhead in the ship’s Royal Promenade, or the Ultimate Abyss – the tallest slide at sea boasting a ten-storey drop – the opportunity for unrivalled social content begins as soon as you step onboard.

With Instagrammable hotspots all over the ship, here is a list of our ten favorite places to Royally WOW your Instagram account.


With more than 12,000 lush tropical plants, the open-air Central Park neighborhood is a serene retreat that features meandering walkways with quiet nooks for reading and relaxing, retail boutiques and specialty restaurants including Chops Grille, Jamie’s Italian by Jamie Oliver, 150 Central Park and Vintages wine bar.


The new Ultimate Family Suite is a one-of-a-kind home away from home offering two stories of thrills on every level. The suite is brought to life with swoon-worthy features, whimsical color schemes and a whole lot of awesome including a private cinema, a floor to ceiling LEGO wall, the Lucky Climber – an interactive, three-dimensional vertical maze for kids and a full-size whirlpool.


The Pool and Sports Zone is home to the ship’s most active adventures, including the Ultimate Abyss – the tallest slide at sea, The Perfect Storm trio of waterslides, two FlowRider surf simulators, a mini-golf course, a nine-deck-high zip line, the beach pool and the all new El Loco Fresh.


The largest cruise ship in the world offers guests a chance to chill out or work out at the largest spa and fitness center on the high seas.


The unusual and strangely captivating reflective art installation by Gregor Kregar stretches high above the Royal Promenade. Getting the light right on the 1,200 steel triangles will add instant magic to any Instagram account.


The Solarium Bistro not only serves healty and balanced meals, it also serves the ideal location to capture some perfect symmetry.


Imagine, the elevator lift art installation created by Norbert Brunner lets you do just that, use your imagination to capture the perfect Instagram picture.


Inspired by the nostalgic seaside piers of yesteryear, the reimagined Boardwalk, offers classic family fun combined with a high-energy vibe throughout its casual eateries, retail shops and activities. Make sure to spice up your Instagram with a picture from the hand-carved carousel, the Playmakers Sports Bar & Arcade and the Sugar Beach candy and ice-cream shop.


Slide through the rabbit hole and into the “Alice in Wonderland” inspired restaurant for a unique culinary adventure and Instagram worthy foodpics.


Inspired by “99 bottles of beer of beer on the wall” the robot bartenders at the Bionic Bar can create any cocktail imaginable. No matter if you prefer it shaken or stirred it will look good on your Instagram.

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