This Cruise Ship Is So Big You Need GPS To Find Your Room

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Welcome aboard the Harmony Of The Seas, the biggest cruise ship ever made.

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And that’s no exaggeration, weighing in at 227,000 tons with 18 decks and measuring 124ft longer than the Eiffel Tower, the Harmony – made by Royal Caribbean International – is an absolute beast.

According to the Daily Mail, the epic cruise ship made it’s first voyage last week, a trial before it opens its doors to the public in May.

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The Harmony of the Seas cost over £800 million to build, and is so big that guests will be issued with GPS-style trackers to help them find their rooms in the absolute labyrinth of floors.

It’s big enough to contain a scaled down version of New York’s Central Park inside, home to 10,587 plants and 52 trees up to 20ft tall.

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The first 6,000 guests are set to board at Southampton in May, and VIP travellers will be served by a team of ‘Royal Genie’ butlers.

And when it comes to entertainment, the ship has plenty to offer. There are four slides onboard – including the world’s tallest slide at sea, the Ultimate Abyss, measuring in at 100ft – as well as a zipwire that runs nine decks above the open-air atrium, and a wave simulator where you can learn to surf onboard.

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There’s also a ‘bionic bar’, where robots pour you cocktails, before heading off to see hit Broadway musical Grease at a full-size theatre, or down to the ice rink for a skate.

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If you’re hungry there are 16 restaurants and cafes, including a Jamie’s Italian, as well as a boutique shopping street and high-speed wi-fi.

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Not going to lie, I definitely wish I was there right now rather than this office…


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Daily Mail

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