Most cruise lines offer room service either round the clock or during set meal windows. These services could be complementary, at a charge or with gratuities depending on the line you choose to cruise with and the accommodation type you stay in with it’s included benefits.
Below is a list of the room service options for the most popular cruise lines covering the basic terms of their room service, should you have any queries about more specific details, please visit the cruise lines’ website or faq.
Room service is available on all ships and available between 6am and 11pm. There is a charge for some items, but not for breakfast.
For more details, please visit P&O's Advice centre.
There is a varied menu for room service you can order from 24 hours a day. Examples include The Royal Burger, Classic Philly with shaved rib eye, wings with choice of 4 sauces, grilled salmon with cucumber mint yogurt and warm chocolate chip cookies. If you are staying in a Grand Suite and higher, or just ordering a Continental Breakfast, room service is complimentary.
Most items on the room service menu are complementary and available 24 hours a day, as well as some speciality items at an extra fee. If staying in Grills, all items are complimentary with the exception of drinks.
You can find more information on Cunard's website.
Carnival will provide room service continental breakfast at no charge. As of January 2019, there will be an a la carte room across the fleet with a wide range of items on the room service menu. For this, there is a charge of between $2-5 an item, applying to options on the lunch, dinner and late-night menus.
Room service is available 24 hours a day apart from on the Xpedition Class in the Galapagos covering requests such as snacks and extra blankets. Requests between 11pm and 6pm requires a charge of $4.95 but anything outside these times is complimentary but you have the option to tip if you so wish. For breakfast, a continental option is available from 6:30am to 10am.
You can find out more on Celebrity Cruise's FAQ page.
All ships offer 24 hour room service, with most options being complimentary. The exceptions to this can be charged to your onboard account.
Find out more on the Princess Cruise website.
24 hour complimentary in-stateroom dining is offered on all Azamara ships. Order from the full breakfast menu between 6:30am and 10:00am, and have it delivered at your appointed time.
Read more about onboard dining here.
Disney Cruise Line
Complimentary room service is available for breakfast, lunch and dinner or just for light snacks. Some items are chargeable.
You can ready more about Disney's onboard activities and room service here.
Costa offer 24 hour room service. However Room service and breakfast in cabin is only included in the price of the cruise for Premium or Deluxe guests.
You can find more information on Costa Cruise's website.
Complimentary room service is available between 10am and 11pm every day offering light snacks. Continental breakfast is available 7am to 10am.
Read more about Fred Olsen's dining options here.
Norwegian Cruise Line
NCL have an enhanced room service menu with an extended range of choice when it comes to breakfast, as well as other snacks available 24 hours. A day. Separate items listed are complementary with a fee of $7.95 charged per order with the exception of if ordering morning coffee or a continental breakfast, or for guests staying in The Haven.
More about NCL's room service charges can be found here.
Apart from the day of embarkation, breakfast can be brought to your cabin 7-10am. This is complimentary as part of the Fantastica, Aurea and Yacht Club experiences, and available for a €/$3.50 charge for Bella. Delivery of room service is free for Fantastica and above. Charges apply for items ordered.
Visit MSC's website for more information on room service.
Holland America Line
24-hour room service is available on Holland America. It is complimentary, although there may be a charge for some items on the menu.
You can dine in your Suite 24 hours a day via the suite directory's Room Service menu.
Those staying in suites are able to order room service from any Hurtigruten speciality dining venues during meal times, as well as items from the room service menu 24 hours a day.
Guests can enjoy 24-hour room service as well as meals from the restaurant brought to your suite during extended dining times.