Southern Caribbean Cruise

11-Night Southern Caribbean Cruise

Round trip: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida | Mon, Mar 25 2019 - Fri, Apr 05 2019

Important: To participate in the poker room, all reservations must be made through Card Player Cruises

Go on an exciting adventure in the Southern Caribbean! 

Travel with Card Player Cruises and experience tropical rain forests, colonial architecture, endless beaches, incredible landscapes and unique adventures.  You will find there is always something to do on this beautiful cruise, including plenty of poker!

Ship Name:  
Serenade of the Seas
Poker Room:  
Conference Center on Deck 5 (Forward)
Dining Begins:  
5:30 p.m.

Passport: For US passengers a valid passport (6 months) or original birth certificate is required to board the ship. For Non US, please click here.


Day 1
All Aboard: Fort Lauderdale, FL
Mon Mar 25, 2019: Departs 4:00 p.m.
Poker Room Opens: 7:00 p.m.
Less than an hour's drive from Miami, this city is both laid back and upscale. Time doesn't stand still, but it moves at a leisurely pace perfect for activities such as river cruising, spending time at the beach, or visiting the many sub-tropical gardens and parks.
Day 2
Cruising: At Sea
Tue Mar 26, 2019: Cruising
Poker Room Opens: 9:00 a.m. See Schedule
Spend time in the poker room. The poker room is open every day when the ship is not in port. Open every evening after first seating dinner.
Day 3
Cruising: At Sea
Wed Mar 27, 2019: Cruising
Poker Room Opens: 9:00 a.m. See Schedule
Have fun on the Serenade of the Seas. This ship has so much to offer every member of the family. Have fun on the rock wall, play a little mini golf or see a movie at the outdoor pool. And don't forget to visit the Card Player Cruises' cardroom. It's available only to guests who make reservations through Card Player Cruises.
Day 4
Port: Ponce, Puerto Rico
Thu Mar 28, 2019: Arrives: 8:00 a.m., Departs: 5:00 p.m.
Poker Room Opens: 7:00 p.m.
Beaches, wildlife, remote islands, sulfur springs, bustling boardwalks, and amazing museums. You will love Puerto Rico’s capital, Ponce. Places to visit include Castillo Serralles, Plaza Las Delicias, Museo de Arte de Ponce and many more local sites. There are plenty of photo opportunities, incredible food, and exciting things to do on this beautiful island.
Day 5
Port: Basseterre, St.Kitts
Fri Mar 29, 2019: Arrives: 8:00 a.m., Departs: 5:00 p.m.
Poker Room Opens: 7:00 p.m.
St. Kitts won its independence in 1983. It’s a must-see island with stunning beaches complete with soft sand, soothing seas and inviting waves. St. Kitts Scenic Railway Tour train ride offers amenities that include air conditioning, washrooms, and complimentary drinks. Circle the entire island and see small villages, sugar plantations, wildlife, beautiful beaches, canyons and rain forests.
Day 6
Port: Castries, St.Lucia
Sat Mar 30, 2019: Arrives: 8:00 a.m., Departs: 5:00 p.m.
Poker Room Opens: 7:00 p.m.
A tropical paradise, St. Lucia is a beautiful island where you can experience a number of different activities. Venture into the National Rain Forest. It's full of exotic flora and fauna including giant ferns, birds of paradise, wild orchids and more. Find yourself in sulfur springs and slip into an incredible mud bath. Take a boat trip past St. Lucia’s iconic Pitons while whale watching or scuba diving. Lastly, spend time on one of St. Lucia’s beautiful beaches.
Day 7
Port: St.George's, Grenada
Sun Mar 31, 2019: Arrives: 8:00 a.m., Departs: 5:00 p.m.
Poker Room Opens: 7:00 p.m.
Breathtaking beaches, clear Caribbean blue waters, rain forest exploration, colorful architecture, friendly people, spectacular diving and delicious food. This is such a remarkable island that many consider it the best one in the Caribbean and worthy of multiple visits.
Day 8
Port: Bridgetown, Barbados
Mon Apr 01, 2019: Arrives: 7:00 a.m., Departs: 5:00 p.m.
Poker Room Opens: 7:00 p.m.
Beautiful beaches, pretty seaside town and gorgeous scenery! Bridgetown is rich in culture and heritage. Historic Bridgetown and its Garrison are a designated World Heritage Site. Once an English colony, you’ll find Bridgetown is an enchanting combination of architecture and tropical landscapes.
Day 9
Port: St.Johns, Antigua
Tue Apr 02, 2019: Arrives: 9:00 a.m., Departs: 5:00 p.m.
Poker Room Opens: 7:00 p.m.
The largest island in Antigua, St. John’s is the perfect place to experience island time. Enjoy beaches of soft sand, turquoise waters, mellow vibes and a nearby colorful city. If you would like to explore the history of St. Johns, local sites include the Museum of Antigua and Barbuda, Fort James Beach, historic walks, sugar plantations, Devil’s Breach and more.
Day 10
Cruising: At Sea
Wed Apr 03, 2019: Cruising
Poker Room Opens: 9:00 a.m. See Schedule
This ship is simply breathtaking! Tour the ship and take in the sights. It truly is an experience.
Day 11
Cruising: At Sea
Thu Apr 04, 2019: Cruising
Poker Room Opens: 9:00 a.m. See Schedule
Explore all your favorites or try something new. Serenade of the Seas always has something exciting for guests to do.
Day 12
Port: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Fri Apr 05, 2019: Arrives: 7:00 a.m.
Poker Room Closed
Wish your vacation had been even longer? Fort Lauderdale has you covered. Visit the historic Las Olas Riverfront, Butterfly World, Birch State Park and the amazing Museum of Discovery and Science. You’ll find plenty to do in this city’s relaxed atmosphere.

Poker Room

Card Player Cruises proudly features a professional, fully staffed, non-smoking poker room. The poker room is usually open for play immediately after the first-seating dinner on your departure day. The poker room remains open throughout most of the cruise except when the ship is in port. Free beginner lessons for novices are offered, followed by a low limit hold’em game for beginners only.

The Card Player Cruises staff will be happy to spread any game and limit that enough players want to play. A general guideline regarding the games and limits on most cruises is as follows:

Limit hold’em: $2/$4 – $4-$8 and higher upon request
No–limit hold’em: $1/3, $2/5, and higher upon request
Omaha/8: $4/8 and often higher ($10/20 on up).
Mixed games: Mixed games upon request Tournaments will be announced.


Please contact our office for further details.

All poker games are open to anyone 18 years and older.

All stateroom images are representative samples and actual staterooms may differ in appearance. Stateroom availability is subject to change without notice. Square footage is not specific, but is an average of category type. Please contact us for more details.
Date Port Arrive Depart  
25-Mar Fort Lauderdale, Florida   4:00 pm  
26-Mar Cruising     Cruising
27-Mar Cruising     Cruising
28-Mar Ponce, Puerto Rico 8:00 am 5:00 pm Docked
29-Mar Basseterre, St Kitts & Nevis 8:00 am 5:00 pm Docked
30-Mar Castries, St. Lucia 8:00 am 5:00 pm Docked
31-Mar St. George's, Grenada 8:00 am 5:00 pm Docked
01-Apr Bridgetown, Barbados 7:00 am 4:00 pm Docked
02-Apr St. Johns, Antigua 9:00 am 5:00 pm Docked
03-Apr Cruising     Cruising
04-Apr Cruising     Cruising
05-Apr Fort Lauderdale, Florida 7:00 am    


Call for a full list of amenities. Unless otherwise stated, all rooms include: Two twin beds that convert to a Royal King, sitting area with sofa, vanity area, private bathroom, mini bar, hair-dryer, TV, phone, vanity table and 110/220 electrical sockets.

Grand Suite w/Balcony

380 sq. ft. Balcony: 110 sq. ft. Sleeps up to 4. Sitting area (some with sofa bed), bathroom with tub, double sinks and concierge service.

Junior Suite w/Balcony

282 sq. ft., balcony 74 sq. ft. Sleeps up to 4. Bathroom with tub and sitting area with sofa bed.

Deluxe Ocean View w/Balcony

162 sq. ft., balcony 51 sq. ft. Sleeps up to 3-4.

Large Ocean View (Window Only)

169 sq. ft. Sleeps up to 3-4.

Interior Stateroom

160 sq. ft. Sleeps up to 3-4.