WaterWorks Aqua Park and Mini Golf Course, Updated Deli, Bonsai Sushi Express
and Retail Spaces Added During Extensive Three-Week Renovation
MIAMI (March 12, 2019) – Carnival
Freedom has undergone a multi-million-dollar renovation added a
variety of exciting experiences, including an expansive new WaterWorks aqua
park, enhanced dining options such as a re-branded Deli and Bonsai Sushi
Express, expanded retail spaces, a new miniature golf course and more.
Part of the line's industry-leading $2
billion ship enhancement program that has added popular Fun Ship 2.0
innovations across the fleet, the updated spaces were added during a three-week
dry dock that took place in Freeport, The Bahamas. The new and
enhanced experiences include:
- WaterWorks: Featuring a 203-foot-long
AquaTunnel slide and Carnival's signature 212-foot-long Twister slide
along with a 75-gallon PowerDrencher tipping bucket and SplashZone area
- Bonsai Express: the success of
the full-service Bonsai Sushi restaurants has spawned this casual spot,
featuring a mouth-watering array of sushi, sashimi, rolls and more.
- Expanded Retail
mall-style shopping area lined with retail outlets offering fine jewelry,
watches, fragrances, and more along with the line's own branded spaces
including the all-new Carnival Adventures shop. The new shop offers
everything guests need to maximize their fun on board and ashore, from
snorkel gear and swim fins to sunscreen and waterproof backpacks.
nine-hole miniature golf course has been relocated to Deck 11, providing a
fun and relaxing pastime for families to enjoy in the fresh sea air.
- Re-Branded Deli: Located on
Deck 9, the newly expanded Deli offers a tantalizing menu of piled-high
sandwiches, paninis and traditional sides.
These complement the wide
array of popular experiences on board Carnival Freedom, including Guy's Burger
Joint created by Food Network star Guy Fieri, the poolside BlueIguana Tequila
Bar, RedFrog Rum Bar, and BlueIguana Cantina, along with favorites like a
classic American steakhouse, Punchliner Comedy Club, the cocktail
pharmacy-themed Alchemy Bar, and the Caribbean-inspired RedFrog
include Seuss at Sea operated exclusively with Dr. Seuss Enterprises that
includes the Green Eggs and Ham Breakfast with The Cat in The Hat and Friends
and an all-ages reading venue called Dr. Seuss Bookville, along with fun
supervised programming for kids ages 2-17.
Following the dry dock,
Carnival Freedom resumed its year-round schedule of six- and seven-day
Caribbean cruises from Galveston
that visit top destinations in Jamaica, Mexico, Belize and Grand Cayman.
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