Celebrity Cruises' iconic "X" is the mark of the world's top-rated premium cruise line, with spacious, stylish interiors; dining experiences elevated to an art form; personalized service, with a guest-to-staff ratio of nearly 2:1; unexpected, trendsetting onboard activities, all designed to provide an unmatchable experience for vacationers' precious time.
Celebrity sails to Alaska, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Bermuda, Canada/New England, the Caribbean, Europe, Hawaii, the Pacific Coast, Panama Canal, South America, and year-round in the Galapagos Islands. Celebrity also offers immersive cruisetour experiences in Alaska, Asia, Australia/New Zealand, Canada, Europe and South America. Celebrity Cruises' 11 ships offer modern luxury vacations visiting all seven continents.
Celebrity’s Solstice® Class are the most stylish ships at sea, offering more unique experiences, more restaurants, and an entirely new approach to stateroom design. There are five ships in this class:Celebrity Solstice®, Celebrity EquinoxSM, Celebrity Eclipse®, Celebrity SilhouetteSM and Celebrity ReflectionSM.
Celebrity Solstice® offers a series of attributes with cosmopolitan flair that have received many accolades. There's the half-acre Lawn Club with real grass, the fascinating Hot Glass ShowSM developed with The Corning Museum of Glass, chic dining venues offering trendsetting cuisine, and extraordinary programming. This ship also offers spacious staterooms and bathrooms, including Celebrity's new spa-inspired AquaClass™ staterooms.
Celebrity EquinoxSM captures the essence of premium cruising. Shimmering in sophistication from bow to stern, she exceeds your expectations as soon as you step aboard. With every imaginable comfort, along with Celebrity's unrivaled guest services, you are bound for an unsurpassed experience.
Celebrity Eclipse®, like her Solstice Class sisters before her, showcases spectacular vistas with 85% of all staterooms with veranda views. Celebrity Eclipse hosts QsineSM, a dining venue with a unique and playful approach to familiar dishes, and Celebrity iLoungeSM, a modern Internet café offering guests easy access to the Internet, inspiring classes and latest tech gadgets.
Celebrity SilhouetteSM has all the best-loved Solstice Class features — and some new ones. Chic changes to Celebrity's iconic Lawn Club give you more opportunities to relax, eat, drink and socialize in the fresh air. Enjoy outdoor grilling in the new Lawn Club Grill. Unwind in your own cabana-styled haven, The Alcoves. Excitement brews with up to 50 international craft beers in Michael’s Club.
Celebrity ReflectionSM set sail in October 2012 and includes a host of entirely new features, including the line's first AquaClassSM Suites, inspired by guest demand. Additional new suite offerings include the five Signature Suites. Each offer a 441-square-foot stateroom area and 118-square foot veranda, with floor-to-ceiling windows and veranda doors, all designed to maximize the stunning views of the sea. The suite area on the 14th floor also includes the stunning new two-bedroom Reflection Suite. The 1,636-square-foot suite features a truly distinctive sea-view bathroom extending out over the edge of the ship, a veranda tub with soothing rain shower, and panoramic views courtesy of the wraparound veranda.
Only Celebrity Cruises offers the pioneering stateroom classes Concierge Class and AquaClassSM, designed to deliver everything discerning travelers desire in a home-away-from-home. It’s your private haven, spectacularly designed to enhance your feeling of getting away. Apart from premium amenities, these luxurious staterooms all feature private, spacious verandas, early embarkation and debarkation privileges, and preferred seating in the main and specialty restaurants. And that's just the beginning.
AquaClass was designed for the ultimate spa enthusiast. Available only on Celebrity Cruises, these serene staterooms, each with a private veranda, are located high above it all, nestled comfortably close to the AquaSpa® by Elemis® Relaxation Room, the Solarium and the Persian Garden. And dine in your own restaurant, Blu, featuring health-conscious dishes you'd never guess were good for you.
These exceptional staterooms are designed for the traveler who settles in nicely to accommodations where little details make a big difference. Savor unexpected delights such as fresh flower arrangements, personalized stationery and complimentary shoeshine service. The attention to detail will amaze you, even as you sleep on the perfect pillow you've selected from our pillow menu.
Inspired & Artful Cuisine
Say bon voyage to boring buffets and unimaginative restaurants. Every meal is both a culinary and a visual masterpiece thanks to Chef Jacques Van Staden. Savor an entirely new vacation dining experience in any of our 10 world-class, globally-influenced restaurants. With all this variety, there's something to please everyone in your party.
Cuisine is one part of the story. Exemplary service is another. With nearly two staff members per table, you'll enjoy service that's personal, instinctive, and memorable. Classic dishes are prepared tableside, an elegant tradition. And our certified sommeliers have perfected wine and food pairing to a delectable art form, further enhancing your vacation experience.
Raising the Bar
Your choice of wine can be made from a list offering up to 480 selections, including some of the world's rarest, most sought-after vintages, as well as up to 500 varieties of spirits — uncommon cognacs, vodkas, scotches and Armagnac.
Chic Restaurants & Lounges
Each restaurant and nightspot has been created to provide a distinctive experience, crafted with the help of some of the world's leading designers. Every location is stunning and ultra modern.
Palate pleasing. Intellectually stimulating. Life-renewing. Visually dazzling. High-spirited. Choose from the very best in onboard programs. Enrich your knowledge about the art of winemaking, the right way to quaff vino, and what bottle to order with dinner.
Welcome to Celebrity LifeSM, an exciting and entertaining series of activities that redefine traditional onboard programming. We provide a vast array of choices that let your passions lead the way for you to dive into fun with an expansive onboard activities program. And we’ve created partnerships with some of the world’s most well-known companies to bring you the ultimate in onboard experiences. Experience theRiedel® Comparative Wine Crystal Workshop, theBeyond the Podium Speaker Series featuring Smithsonian Journeysor theIntroduction to Acupuncture Seminar.
At night our ships come alive with entertainment options. Become part of the entertainment at one of our interactive theme parties. Revive your 60s vibe at Groove, be mysterious at Masque or practice the Samba at Sizzle. Cheer on your favorite guest or officer at “Dancing with the Officers”. Don’t be afraid to steal the spotlight and be the star of your vacation.
If you love live stage shows — you're never going to want to leave your theater seat. Be mesmerized by Broadway, Circus and the Song and Dance spectacular performance shows. Enjoy magicians, musicians and jugglers.
Celebrity’s entertainment options will also keep you going well past your bedtime. But, that’s OK— you’re on vacation. We are thrilled to present “Sin City Comedy”, a funny and little bit sexy show combining comedians with tasteful burlesque dance acts.
The new late-night entertainment experience debuted on Celebrity ReflectionSM February 9 and on Celebrity Silhouette® on February 17.
The show is offered through Celebrity’s unique partnership with Sin City Comedy at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas, Nevada, where the show is a two-time winner of the coveted “Best of Las Vegas Award.”
The caliber of talent is top-notch, with comics who have appeared on Comedy Central, VH1, HBO, The Tonight Show with Jay Leno, The Late Show with David Letterman, Conan, Jimmy Kimmel, The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson, and Late Night with Jimmy Fallon.
Celebrity’s Sin City Comedy is presented at various times, on each itinerary on Celebrity Reflectionand Celebrity Silhouette in Celebrity Central.
Because Sin City Comedy contains adult content – tastefully and entertainingly presented – the shows are complimentary and open exclusively to guests age 18 and older. IDs will be checked at the door.
Our award-winning cruise experience is designed for kids, too. There's so much for children and teens to do onboard. All programs are geared to specific age groups and supervised by experienced youth staff members. Celebrity kids are happy, engaged, and entertained. You'll get all the details once you've boarded, but here's a peek at what's available.
Toddler Time for children under age 3 allows parents and toddlers to interact with other children their age. Fun Factory Staff members provide suitable toys for this age group, including LeapFrog® interactive toys. Children participating in organized events must be fully potty trained; however, you can accompany your child to any organized activity if they’re not.
Fun Factory is a place designed exclusively for our junior cruisers. Activities and programs are available from 9:00am – 10:00pm every day. The Fun Factory is the entertainment center filled with the latest gaming technology and the hottest titles. Junior cruisers have the opportunity to participate in exciting games, sports, crafts, music, karaoke, treasure hunts, theme parties, movies and lots more. An assortment of LeapFrog® interactive toys are available for use in the Fun Factory and can also be checked out for private use.
Shipmates (Ages 3-5): Shipmates must be a minimum of three (3) years old, completely independently toilet trained and diaper/pull-up free to sign in for Fun Factory programs. Exceptions to this rule cannot be made. Shipmates must be signed in and out of the program by an adult over the age of 18 who knows their password.
Celebrity Cadets (Ages 6-8): Check the daily program for times and locations. Cadets must be signed in and out of the program by an adult age 18 or over who knows their password.
Ensigns (Ages 9-11): These activities may be based in the Fun Factory, but frequently use other venues and go on scavenger hunts throughout the ship. Ensigns sign themselves in/out of complementary programs until 10:00pm unless otherwise indicated on their Parental Consent Form.
XClub Teen Entertainment
For young adults, Celebrity offers the ultimate hangout plac, featuring social activities, the newest gaming consoles and titles, sports activities, even teens-only late night dances. All activities are hosted and supervised by Youth Counselors. Teen events and activities are set up so teens can join in all day or come and go as they choose. All very cool.
Maybe it's the fact that you're greeted by name. Perhaps it's because you merely mentioned a favorite dessert and it appears after dinner without asking. As you cool off with chilled towels provided upon return from a shore excursion, you just know something is different aboard Celebrity. With one staff member for nearly every two guests, Celebrity's personal service anticipates your every need. Unobtrusively. Intuitively. So you'll feel restored and relaxed–effortlessly. In your stateroom, outside by the pool, in the AquaSpa® by Elemis®, anywhere at all, at anytime, our onboard family goes the extra mile to ensure every aspect of your cruise turns out just the way you want it.
Our suite guests enjoy European-style butler service. The butlers lend assistance with packing and unpacking. Savor a full breakfast, lunch and dinner in-suite, if you choose. Take afternoon tea and nibble evening hors d'oeuvres. Sip complimentary espresso & cappuccino from your veranda. Put the finishing touch on your look with our shoeshine service. Relax with your favorite board game – delivered on request. Service designed to take pampering to new heights by covering all the details.
Combining traditional European hospitality and warm engaging service, Celebrity's service is consistently top-rated by industry experts.
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