Carnival Conquest (CQ) Fact Sheet

Published 03/12/2015 10:31 PM   |    Updated 10/28/2016 09:22 PM

Shipyard: Fincantieri Cantieri Navali Italiani, Italy
Inaugural cruise: November 15, 2002
Godmother: Corrine Lindy Clairborne Boggs, former U.S. Representative from Louisiana.
Country of registry: Panama
Cost: $500 million
Cruising speed: 21 knots

Size/Capacity

  • Gross tonnage: 110,000
  • Length: 952 feet
  • Beam: 116 feet; 125 feet at pool deck
  • Maximum draft: 27 feet
  • Full guest occupancy: 3756
  • Normal occupancy (based on 2 per cabin): 2980
  • Passenger decks: 13
  • Space ratio: 37:1

Crew

  • Total officers and crew: 1180
  • Officers: Italian
  • Hotel and cruise staff: International

Accommodations

  • 2 deluxe Captain’s Suites
  • 10 ocean view Grand Suites
  • 42 ocean view Ocean Suites and Junior Suites
  • 6 scenic ocean view staterooms
  • 521 ocean view balcony staterooms
  • 324 ocean view staterooms
  • 564 interior staterooms
  • 10 ocean view upper/lower staterooms
  • 11 interior upper/lower staterooms
  • 1490 total guest staterooms (26 modified for wheelchair users)

All staterooms feature: telephone, 110 AC power outlet, individual climate control, Carnival Comfort Bed Collection, hair dryer, safe,  mini fridge and interactive flat-screen TV


Life Saving Equipment
Grand Total Life Saving Capacity:  6160

  • 24 Life Boats (occupancy each: 150 / total occupancy: 3600)
  • 2 Rescue / Tender Boats (occupancy each: 60 / total occupancy 120)
  • 34 Launchable Life Rafts (occupancy each: 35 / total occupancy: 1190)
  • 35 Life Rafts (occupancy each: 35 / total occupancy: 1225)
  • 1 Life Raft (occupancy: 25)


Maintenance Schedule

  • Dry Dock: 8/28/05-9/11/05
  • Dry Dock: 1/18/09-1/31/09
  • Dry Dock: 10/14/12-10/28/12
  • Dry Dock:  9/30/17-10/13/17

Ship Refurbishments and Renovations

Completed during dry dock: 10/14/12-10/28/12

  • Routine hotel maintenance
  • Cosmetic enhancements such as new carpeting, wall coverings, tile work, lighting in lounges and public areas
  • Addition of 2 new Captain’s Suites and 6 new Scenic Ocean View staterooms on Deck 9 forward.
  • Replaced old TVs with new Flat Screen TVs in all staterooms
  • Removed Kiddie pool
  • RedFrog Rum Bar (replaced pool bar)
  • BlueIguana Tequila Bar (replaced pool bar)
  • Alchemy Bar (replaced the wine bar)
  • Guy’s Burger Joint (replaced Off the Grill
  • Blue Iguana Cantina (replaced Mongolian Wok) 
  • Cherry on Top (replaced Formalities)
  • Punchliners Comedy Club
  • The Taste Bar (replaced the Sushi Bar)
  • Main Show Room: Hasbro, The Game Show and Playlist Productions


Completed during dry dock: 1/18/09-1/31/09

  • Cosmetic enhancements to public rooms and areas, including carpet replacement and tile work.
  • Family Staterooms (6E) on Spa Deck 11 converted into Balcony Staterooms (8F).
  • Circle C Lounge – addition of a lounge for teens (12-14) on Atlantic Deck 4 forward.
  • Spa Carnival – whirlpool was removed; new fitness equipment installed.
  • Carnival Seaside Theater - addition of an outdoor poolside screen on Lido Deck midship.
  • WiFi internet access now available bow to stern.


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