Holidays with kids don’t exist. You can travel with kids, you can have the time of your life with kids, but it’s never a holiday. EVER.

That is unless your travel plans include Ovation of the Seas. Seriously, as a mum with 2 small humans, this cruise is THE DREAM — for adults and kids. 

When Lauren and I first heard about Ovation of the Seas, both our jaws were on the floor. Take a seat for this…

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This “boat” includes;

:: North Star

This is so cool! You can be elevated 300 feet above sea level and take in 360 degree views of the ocean, the amazing ship and all the exciting destinations you’ll visit.

:: SeaPlex

It’s the biggest indoor active space at sea AND the world’s first-ever dodgems rink at sea too. The same space is also transformed into a roller-skating rink, a full size basketball court, table tennis and even a circus school! Yep – circus school!

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:: Transformative Venues

You get to experience the most amazing spaces that transform from day to night. During the day you can play basketball, go roller skating and ride bumper cars, then come back at night for a spectacular aerial show.

:: Newly Designed Staterooms

Did someone say virtual balconies? Say hello to your home on the high seas – now with more family-friendly modular staterooms that interconnect and the first virtual balconies at sea.

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:: Rip Cord by IFly

A sky-diving simulator that actually lets you experience the thrill and feeling of flying. You’re in a  safe and controlled environment as you feel the wind through your hair and the WOW of flying without ever having to leave the ship.

:: Bionic Bar

This is the future ladies!  Ovation of the Seas has robotic barmen that can mix up to two cocktails a minute with laser precision and they’re all SO delicious!

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:: Flow Rider

Hang ten man! There’s a 40 foot long on-board surf simulator. Need we say more?

Ovation of the Seas includes amazing accommodation and 28 delicious restaurants. Can you believe that? There are no set dining times, no assigned seats and no required formal nights. And a kid’s club that the kids won’t want to leave!

Seeing my four year olds’ face beam when I showed him photos of Ovation of the Seas made my heart sing! 

If you’re like me and find it easier to stay at home than plan a family holiday away – this is the answer. You can actually relax and have a holiday, even with your kids in tow.

Find out all about it at the Phil Hoffmann Travel Expo on October 16 – you can register HERE.

Thousands of people of all ages – from first-time travellers to seasoned travel enthusiasts – are expected to attend this year’s Phil Hoffmann Travel Expo. It’s one of the best travel expos of its kind in Australia.

With countless travel packages and holiday options available, there really is something for everyone. We hope to see you there! 

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Hayley Pearson

Hayley Pearson

Co-Creator and Writer for Adelady, she still gets goosebumps that she’s combined her creative passion with sharing the best of her stunning home state.

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