Imperial Majesty Itinerary cruise to Nassau Bahama

 

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Welcome aboard Imperial Majesty's
SS OceanBreeze Bahamas Adventure
Day One Ft. Lauderdale, Florida - Depart 5:00 pm
Day Two Nassau, Bahamas Arrive: 9:00 am Depart 6:00 pm
Day Three Ft. Lauderdale, Florida Arrive: 9:00 am -

  Welcome

 

On behalf of all my officers, staff and crew, I wish to welcome you aboard
Imperial Majesty’s  S.S. OceanBreeze and wish you and your traveling companions
a wonderful vacation.  We have planned, for you, an exciting cruise with many
enjoyable activities, entertainment and exquisite cuisine.  We also provide an
incredible opportunity to visit one of the most beautiful beaches in the Bahamas,
Blue Lagoon Island, made famous by the movie “Splash” and of course the
TV show “Gilligan’s Island”.
 

The S.S. OceanBreeze is a classic ocean liner built in Belfast, Northern
Ireland in 1955 and christened by Queen Elizabeth II.  The OceanBreeze
has a passenger capacity of 1,000 and an international crew compliment
of 400.  The vessel’s cruising speed is 16 knots, her gross tonnage is
21,667 and she measures 603 feet in length.  The ship to shore call sign
is C6FN9.
 

Our goal onboard is to help you make the most of your cruise vacation.
If there is anything we can do to make your cruise more enjoyable,
please do not hesitate to ask.

Sincerely,

 The Master, S.S. OceanBreeze"
Day #1 Event Location
1:00 pm - 3:30 pm Welcome Aboard Embarkation Buffet Cafe Miramar
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm Shore Excursion Desk opens
Talk to our experts about the excursions available
on one of the most beautiful Islands in the Bahamas,
Nassau.  We offer excursions both above and below
the water line, and a chance to visit the most incredible
beach in all the Bahamas, Blue Lagoon Island. 

Purser's Lobby/Barbizon Deck

 

3:00 pm Children's Orientation/Registration - Calling all parents
and their children come and learn about our kids program
We have a supervised children's playroom that is open to potty trained children from ages 3 to 12 years -
NO Babysitting Service.
Atlantis Deck Aft
 
3:30 pm Welcome Aboard Orientation - Come join your Cruise Director for this informative and important briefing which will give you a storehouse of information on our port of call.  Everything you need to know about Nassau will be discussed - sightseeing, shopping tips, currency exchange, beaches and weather updates.  If you have not planned your day, we will highlight some of the wonderful shore excursions that await you.  We recommend that all guests attend this brief, informative and entertaining talk.  This will be followed by a Slide Show Presentation on Nassau and Blue Lagoon, DON’T MISS IT!!! Rendezvous Lounge/Promenade Deck Forward
4:30 pm Mandatory Life boat drill
In order to comply with the United States Coast Guard regulations, a lifeboat drill must be held prior to sailing.  You will hear seven or more short blasts on the ships bells and whistles followed by one long blast. Please return to your cabins, read the safety information sign behind your cabin door, put on your lifejacket and proceed directly to your muster station.  There will be staff in the hallways to assist you.
 
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Sail Away Sailabration -Join your friendly Cruise Staff for some fun as we say goodbye to Fort Lauderdale.  We will kick the party off with Shipboard Horse Racing (a minimum $3.00 cash bet).  You could win Big Bucks!  Try our Sail Away Drink Special, Bahama Mama at $3.25, in a Souvenir Glass $5.95!

Poolside

 

5:00 pm All aboard! SS Ocean Breeze sets sail for Nassau, Bahamas.  
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Shore Excursion Desk is open

Purser's Lobby/Barbizon Deck

5:00 pm - 8:30 pm Happy Hour - Happy Hour with Bahama Mama at $3.25 in all bars and lounges.  In addition, the Mayfair Lounge has music and canapés. In All Bars & Lounges
5:00 pm-11:00 pm The Beauty Salon and Spa opens - Book early to avoid disappointment.
There is nothing like a pampering treatment or a new look to make you feel special. In the interest of your fellow guests and stylist alike, all appointments must be cancelled 2 hours in advance to avoid service charge. Call extension #7100 for an appointment.
Atlantis Deck
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm The Duty Free Gift Shop is open - Check out the great buys on liquor, t-shirts and much, much more. Promenade Deck
6:00 pm Early seating Dinner is now being served, Please be prompt! Proper attire requested. Caravelle Dining Room
6:00 pm till ?? The Monte Carlo Casino Opens!  The best action in town. Come.
Play with our friendly Casino Staff and don't forget to ask about our free gaming lessons. Sign up for tomorrow night's Slot & Blackjack tournaments, guaranteed prize of $200 or more.
Promenade Deck
7:00 pm - 10:30 pm Shore excursion's Desk reopens - It's not too late to get tickets for one of the most beautiful beaches in the Bahamas, Blue Lagoon Island .  We have many ways to get you there, come see our experts and let us help you plan your day. Barbizon Deck/ Pursers Lobby
7:00 pm - Midnight Photo Gallery Opens - (Embarkation Photographs now on display) .   Promenade Deck
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm Music for your listening and dancing pleasure Cafe Miramar
7:45 pm GIANT Jackpot Cash Bingo - Win BIG BUCKS at the numbers game!  Anybody can play and win.  The more people who play, the more we pay.  Fun for the entire family.  Bring CASH to win BIG CASH PRIZES ! Rendezvous Lounge

 

8:00 pm - 10 pm

Gamblers Special! - (All mixed drinks in the Casino Bar only - $2.75)

Promenade Deck
8:30 pm Late seating Dinner is now being served .  Please be prompt!
Proper attire requested.
Caravelle Dining Room
8:30 pm
(10:30 pm for all late seating guests)

It's Show Time.
Join us in the Rendezvous Lounge for Welcome Aboard Show Time, featuring the Imperial Review Team in a SALUTE TO BROADWAY.
Hosted by your Cruise Director

Music by The OceanBreeze Orchestra.
(Audio and video recording of this presentation is prohibited)

Rendezvous Lounge
9:30 pm Free Gaming Lessons Monte Carlo Casino/Promenade Deck
9:30 pm - 1:00 am Music for your listening & dancing pleasure
Cafe Miramar

10:00 pm

 

GIANT JACKPOT CASH BINGO Win BIG BUCKS at the numbers game.  Anybody can play and anybody can win!  The more people that play, the more we pay!!!  Fun for the entire family.  Bring CASH, for BIG CASH PRIZES!! Rendezvous Lounge
9:30 pm-11:30 pm Piano melodies for your listening pleasure Mayfair Lounge
10:00 pm Swimming Pool Closes - (Jacuzzi Closes 11:00 pm) Pool Deck
10:30 pm till??? The Five Star Disco Opens
Parental Note:  No children under the age of 18 will be allowed in the Disco without parents.
Disco Deck Forward
11:00 pm-1:00 am Karaoke - It's just like singing in the shower without getting wet!
Besides everyone deserves 10 minutes in the spotlight!
Mayfair Lounge
11:30 pm MIDNIGHT MADNESS - The Ultimate Ice Breaker!  Come by and join the party.  Meet your fellow passengers for all the fun.  We will teach you a few line dances.  Games and Surprises! Cafe Miramar
12:00 am Midnight Buffet!!! It's Italian Cafe Miramar
 

Movie Time - Please check movie schedules at Purser’s Desk, Housekeeping Office or outside Cinema


 

Cinema/Boat Deck Forward
Day #2 Welcome to Nassau Bahamas.  All Aboard: 5:30 pm
   

The S.S. OceanBreeze will pick up the Harbor Pilot at approximately 8:00am and we anticipate being along side by 9:00am.  Please wait in any of the public lounges or on the open decks for the announcement that the ship has been cleared by Bahamian Customs Officials.  Please keep clear of the Purser’s Lobby until you hear the announcement.  When proceeding ashore, take with you your boarding card and some form of photo identification for your return to the vessel.

Please remember, all aboard at 5:30pm as the S.S. OceanBreeze will set sail at 6:00pm.

The S.S. OceanBreeze will be docked at Prince George’s Harbor which allows a comfortable walk to Bay Street, the major shopping district of Nassau.  U.S. currency is widely accepted for all purchases, however we do recommend that you request U.S. currency for change.  The Bahamian Dollar is on par with the U.S. Dollar.

Take advantage of “The Best of Both Worlds”, tickets are still available for the most beautiful beach in the Bahamas, the island of Blue Lagoon.  Take the first tender over, meeting at 9:00am and after lunch and some fun in the sun, return to Nassau by 3:15pm for a little shopping.  Remember:  All aboard is 5:30pm.

Ships Agent:  R.H. Curry, Shirley Street, Nassau Bahamas – Phone (242) 322-8682 

 

6:30 am Early Morning Coffee & Danish Cafe Miramar
7:00 am 10:00 am Breakfast Buffet is now being served Cafe Miramar
Try an Eye Opener - Cappuchino or Expresso - Special Price Cafe Miramar
7:00 am-12:00 am The Fitness Center is open.
(Parental note:  No one under the age of 18 is permitted to use the Gym without a parent)
Boat Deck Aft
7:30 am - 9:30 am Open seating Breakfast is now being served Caravelle Dining Room
8:00 am-11:00 am Shore Excursion Desk opens - Still can't decide what to do today?  There is still time to join us on one of the most beautiful beaches in the Bahamas, Blue Lagoon island or maybe a City Tour by Stretch Limousine?  Come talk to the Expertsand let us help you plan your day.  We'll even fit in time for shopping! Babizon Deck/Pursers Lobby
 

Blue Lagoon Tender Service

Blue Lagoon is an island that we recommend to give our guests the best possible beach experience.  Transportation to this beautiful island is provided by a tender (smaller boat that holds 300 passengers).  Guests holding tickets may meet in the Rendezvous Lounge at either 9:00am or 11:00 am.  It’s your choice.  Tenders returning to Nassau from Blue Lagoon will depart at either 2:30pm or 4:30pm.  It’s your choice.

All tours will meet and depart promptly from the Rendezvous Lounge/Promenade Deck Forward.  Bring your white boarding cards, photo identification for your return to the vessel, the yellow or blue towels provided in your cabins and you might want a little cash.

Check your tour tickets for meeting times.  Please be prompt.  Tickets are Non-Refundable!

 

8:00 am-10:00 am
3:00 pm-11:00 pm
The Beauty Salon & Spa opens - We offer full service both men and women, hair, massage, manicure, & pedicure, make-up and a variety of specialty services. Remenber tonight is the Captain's reception and appointments book up quickly.  Stop by the salon or call ext. #7100 Atlantis Deck Aft
9:00 am The SS OceanBreeze arrives in Nassau, Bahamas.
Please wait in the public lounges on Promenade Deck for the ship to be cleared by the local officials.  We will make an announcement when guests are free to go ashore.  You will need your white boarding card and some form of photo ID for your return to the ship.  Please remenber "All aboard is 5:30 pm as we set sail for Ft.Lauderdale at 6:00 pm. Promptly.
 
9:00 am-9:00 pm Ping Pong Tables (Atlantis Deck) and Shuffle Board Courts (Boat Deck) are open. (Paddles and balls can be obtained at the Purser's Desk). Boat Deck
9:00 am The Pacific Card room is open - Check out the books, cards or a board game Boat Deck
12:00 pm-1:30 pm Open Seating Lunch is now being served Caravelle Dining Room
4:30 pm-5:30 pm It's tea time!.  How about some light snack and music for your listening pleasure? Cafe Miramar

5:00 pm-7:00 pm

8:30 pm-1:00 am

 

The Photo Gallery opens - Photos taken ashore in Nassau are available. When we reopen the photos from the Captain's receptions will also be on display.

 

Promenade Deck
5:15 pm

Giant Jackpot Cash Bingo - Win big bucks at the numbers game.  Anybody can play.  Anybody can win.  The more who play, the more we pay.

Drink Specials: Bahama Mama Special - $3.25

Promenade Deck
5:30 pm All aboard! The SS Ocean Breeze sets sail for Ft. Lauderdale promptly at 6:00 pm  
5:30 pm-7:30pm Happy Hour – Mayfair Lounge -  Enjoy a light, pre-dinner snack and music. Mairfair Lounge
6:00 pm Early Seating Dinner is now being served
(Proper attire is requested - No shorts, sleeveless shirts or tank tops and no hats, please)
Caravelle Dining Room
7:00 pm-11:00 pm The Gift Shop is open - Check out our great liquor specials and the special of the night - 10% off selected jewelry items . Promenade Deck
7:00 pm - ???

Monte Carlo Casino Opens - It's your last chance to sign up for tonight's Blackjack & Slot Tournament.

Gaming Lessons - 9:30 pm.  

Check out the Gamblers Special 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm All mixed drinks only $2.75 in the Casino Bar only.

Promenade Deck
7:30 pm-8:30 pm The Captain's Champagne Reception
The Captain cordially invites all guests to a very special party held in your honor.  You will be introduced to the Master of the vessel, dance to the sounds of the OceanBreeze Orchestra and enjoy Complimentary champagne and canapes. Professional photographs with the Captain will be available.
Rendezvous Lounge
8:30 pm Late Seating Dinner is now being served
(Proper attire requested - No shorts, sleeveless shirts or tank tops and no hats, please)
Caravelle Dining Room
8:30 pm
10:30 pm
For All Early Seating Guests
For All Late Seating Guests

Join us in the Rendezvous Lounge for a Spectacular Evening of Entertainment
Featuring The Imperial Revue Team’s

FAREWELL SHOW

Hosted by your Cruise Director

Music by THE OCEANBREEZE ORCHESTRA

(Audio and Video recording of this presentation is strictly prohibited)

Rendezvous Lounge
9:30 pm-1:00 am Music for Listening & Dancing pleaseure
Request your favorite songs
Cafe Miramar
9:30 pm-11:30 pm Piano & Vocals - A place to meet for cocktails & music Mayfair Lounge
10:00 pm Cash Jackpot Cash Bingo - Win BIG BUCKS at the numbers game.  Anybody can play and anybody can win!  The more people that play, the more we pay!!!  Fun for the entire family.  Bring CASH, for BIG CASH PRIZES! The Pot could go tonight! Rendezvous Lounge
10:30 pm till ??? Five Star Disco Opens - Lets Party Till Dawn
Parental Note:  No one under the age of 18 will be permitted without parents.
Disco Deck Forward
11:30 pm-1:00 am Karaoke Mayfair Lounge
11:30 pm-12:30 am Latin Fiesta - A little Salsa, a little Merengue, a drink special and Hot Latin sounds! Cafe Miramar
12:00 Midnight Latin Fiesta Buffet    Cafe Miramar
  Movie Time - Cinema
Please check movie scedules at the Purser's desk, Housekeeping Office or outside the Cinema
Boat Deck Forward
Disembarkation Morning
6:00 am-8:00 am Credit Desk (For Cash Accounts only) Barbizon Deck / Pursers Lobby
6:00 am-8:00 am Purser's Office Barbizon Deck
6:30 am Early Seating Breakfast Caravelle Dining Room
6:03 am-9:00 am Continental Breakfast Cafe Miramar
7:30 am Late Seating Breakfast Caravelle Dining Room
7:00 am-9:00 am Photo Gallery is Open for last minute memories(Cash Only) Promenade Deck
7:00 am-8:00 am Gift shop is open for last minute purchases (Cash Only) Promenade Deck
8:15 am Final Giant Jackpot Cash Bingo – One GameWinner takes home all the money – could be $1,000 Rendezvous Lounge
It is mandatory that the Pursers Lobby, Staircases and Hallways be kept clear at all times.  When you finish at the Purser's Desk and finally leave your cabins by 8:00 am at the latest, leave your cabin keys in your cabins and have a seat in the public lounges on Promenade Deck.  Thank you!
Please take a moment to read the disembarkation information letter in your cabin.  It is very important that everyone follows all procedures to make a very smooth operation.