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25th Anniversary Cruise

7–Night Western Caribbean 25th Anniversary Cruise - Sat, Oct 14 2017

Come celebrate with us on the Harmony of the Seas!

Departing From: Ft. Lauderdale, Florida | Sat, Oct 14 2017 - Sat, Oct 21 2017

In 2017, Card Player Cruises will celebrate its 25th year in business with a $25,000 guaranteed no-limit tournament on the October 14, 2017 poker cruise. Card Player Cruises has the most poker action at sea and the friendliest, most experienced poker room staff. Having hosted more than 40,000 customers, Card Player Cruises is the #1 poker cruise company in the world.

Co-owner Linda Johnson recalls many highlights over the past 25 years: “We’ve sailed to awesome destinations all over the world. We hosted the first $1,000,000 guaranteed limit hold’em tournament. We chartered entire cruise ships four times. We’ve hosted the World Poker Tour, the Heartland Poker Tour, the Card Player Poker Tour, LIPS, the Senior Poker Tour and IHost Poker. Most of all, we’ve enjoyed meeting and playing poker with so many amazing people! I hope many of you will join us to help celebrate our 25th anniversary in 2017!

Poker Room:  
Conference Center on Deck 3 (Forward)

Itinerary

Day 1
All Aboard: Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Sat, Oct 14, 2017: Departs 4:30 PM
Poker Room Open
This port city offers beaches, boating canals and more.  Have fun exploring the city before boarding.
Day 2
Cruising: At Sea
Sun, Oct 15, 2017: Cruising
Poker Room Open
Explore the Harmony of the seas!  An oasis-class ship, the Harmony is current the largest cruise ship on the ocean.  With plenty of room for all kinds of outdoor activities, you and your loved ones will never get bored.
Day 3
Port: Labadee, Haiti
Mon, Oct 16, 2017: Arrives: 8:00 a.m., Departs: 5:00 p.m,
Poker Room Open
On the north coast of Hispaniola, surrounded by beautiful mountain slopes and exotic foliage, sits Labadee®, Royal Caribbean's private paradise. This exclusive destination offers pristine beaches, breathtaking scenery and spectacular water activities. Includes an amazing new Aqua Park for kids. Regardless of where you go, you'll find yourself embraced by the beautiful landscape. Labadee's native charm, along with its natural beauty, make this a destination not to be missed.
Day 4
Port: Falmouth, Jamaica
Tue, Oct 17, 2017: Arrives: 10:30 a.m., Departs: 7:00 p.m.
Poker Room Open
Step off the ship and step back in time. Falmouth was an economic powerhouse and center for dramatic social change during the English Colonial Period. Visitors will enjoy 19th-century Georgian architecture, river bamboo raft rides, arts and crafts shopping, flavorful local fare and horse-and-buggy rides through town. East of Falmouth is Ocho Rios, best known for its spectacular Dunn’s River Falls. Travel west to Montego Bay and the beautiful beaches of Negril. Thanks to its location, Falmouth gives visitors the best tour experiences of the north coast of Jamaica.
Day 5
Cruising: At Sea
Wed, Oct 18, 2017:
Poker Room Open
Check out Harmony's multiple bars and entertainment lounges.  Meet new people and have a blast exploring all the night time fun this ship has to offer.
Day 6
Cruising: Cozumel, Mexico
Thu, Oct 19, 2017: Arrives: 8:00 a.m., Departs: 7:00 p.m.
Poker Room Open
The Conquistadors first saw Mexico from the shores of Cozumel while searching for gold. Today, visitors to the island continue to seek out gold and silver jewelry in the shops of San Miguel while having a great time in its many local bars and restaurants. Plus, the waters around Cozumel's coral reefs make this one of the best snorkeling areas in the world.
Day 7
Cruising: At Sea
Fri, Oct 20, 2017: Cruising
Poker Room Open
There is so much to see and do on the Harmony, you'll be surprised by what you can do.  Go on a thrilling ride, take in a live show, challenge yourself with an escape room, get scuba certified and so much more! 
Day 8
Docking: Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Sat, Oct 21, 2017: Arrives: 6:15 a.m.
Poker Room Open
Fort Lauderdale has many exciting things to do if you don't want to head home right away. Check out Hugh Taylor Birch State Park and hike over to the lagoon. Canoe and paddle board rentals are available as well as live animal presentations.

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.

Staterooms

Unless stated otherwise, all rooms include: Two twin beds (can convert to Queen). Flat screen television, thermostat controlled air-conditioning, internet access, direct dial telephone, radio, hair dryer, mini bar, individual safe, 24 hour room service.

Owner's Suite

569.4 sq. ft., balcony 246.5 sq. ft. Sleeps up to 3. Private bathroom with tub, shower and two sinks, marble entry, large closets, living area with table and sofa. Private balcony with table and chairs. Plus concierge, reserved show seats, exclusive lounge, complimentary internet, specialty bottle water, 1 day pass to spa thermal room, luxury bath amenities, luxury pillowtop mattress, suite only sun deck, suite only beach on private island.

Grand Suite

371 sq. ft., balcony 105 sq. ft. Sleeps up to 3. Private bathroom with tub and two sinks, marble entry, large closets, sitting area with table and sofa. Plus concierge, reserved show seats, exclusive lounge, complimentary internet, specialty bottle water, 1 day pass to spa thermal room, luxury bath amenities, luxury pillowtop mattress, suite only sun deck, suite only beach on private island.

Junior Suite

287.4 sq. ft., balcony 78.6 sq. ft. Sleeps up to 4. Private bathroom with tub, sitting area with table and sofa.

Ocean View Balcony

182 sq. ft., balcony 50 sq. ft. Sleeps up to 4. Floor–to–ceiling sliding glass doors that lead to your private verandah, considerable closet space, private bathroom with shower, living area with desk, drawer space, vanity, and sofa.

Ocean View (Window only)

179 sq. ft. Sleeps up to 5. Considerable closet space, private bathroom with shower, expanded living area with desk, drawer space, vanity and sofa.

Inside

172 sq. ft. Sleeps up to 4. Considerable closet space, private bathroom with shower, sitting area with desk, drawer space, vanity and sofa.