With an inception date of 1989 and a fleet of 11 world class liners Celebrity Cruises is one of the oldest and largest cruise companies in the business. Choosing which vessel to sail with can be difficult so to help make your decision that little bit easier we’ve put together this comprehensive guide offering a brief overview of each fabulous fleet member.
Launched in 2010, this 2850 passenger vessel continues to dazzle even the most well-travelled of cruisers. A huge 85% of her staterooms boast spectacular veranda views while passengers also enjoy access to the ship’s unique Qsine dining venue, an at-sea Lawn Club and ultra-indulgent Canyon Ranch SpaClub.
As the winner of Cruise Critic’s ‘Best Mediterranean Cruises (Large Ship) award, Celebrity Equinox embodies the essence of contemporary cruising. Sip on a craft beer at the all new Gastrobar and tantalise your taste buds at one of the vessel’s ten dining venues.
Measuring in at just over 319 metres this mega-liner cruises the waters of Europe and the Caribbean. She features all the flagship Solstice Class features as well as some additional perks that are sure to excite. Try your hand at creating a masterpiece in The Art Studio, sample grilled delicacies at the interactive Lawn Club Grill and experience utter bliss at tropical inspired outdoor retreat, The Alcoves
With occupancy of 2850 guests Celebrity Solstice is another of the line’s large scale ships. Indulge at an array of specialty restaurants, marvel at the chic stateroom décor and pamper yourself at the world famous Canyon Ranch SpaClub.
Launched in 2012 Celebrity Reflection is the newest member of the Solstice Class fleet. Splash out on a wonderfully spacious AquaClass Suite which buys you complimentary spa amenities and priority access to world class specialty restaurant, Blu. Thanks to additional dining venue seating, sun lounges and theatre seats Celebrity has ensured that passengers sailing on this vessel want for nothing!
This vessel has been sailing since 2002 and continues to wow guests with its 66 new staterooms, tech savvy Celebrity iLounge, Fun Factory kids club and lighting fast Wi-Fi connectivity. New Reverie mattresses, sun lounge upgrade and paint, carpet and upholstery makeovers give this vessel a fresh and modern feel.
Stylish and exciting, Celebrity Infinity is a favourite with long term cruise buffs. Snap up a state-of-the-art gadget at the world’s first Apple Reseller at Sea, eat clean at the Mediterranean Blu restaurant or cool down at the ice-topped Martini Bar.
She may have been launched in the year 2000 but thanks to a 2012 makeover Celebrity Millennium now boasts a plethora of up-to-the-minute features. The vessel traverses Asia and the South Pacific, with passengers enjoying the option of booking AquaClass staterooms luxurious Celebrity Suites.
Thanks to a deck-wide makeover this 2158 passenger vessel now sails with a brand new sense of style. Merge cuisine and entertainment at the unique Indulgence venue, learn to spin discs on the Scratch DJ programme and keep in touch at the next generation Celebrity iLounge.
Blending old world elegance with modern luxury, Celebrity Century is the vessel of choice for cruisers with a taste for the finer things in life. Interiors are defined by soaring atriums, lavish fabrics and gleaming décor. To mark her final year of service the vessel is set to host a series of exclusive events including the 2015 President’s Cruise.
Falling into a class of her own, this 98 passenger mega-yacht is engineered to explore. The vessel transports guests to the remote Galapagos Islands where an on-board team of expert naturalists offer fascinating insight into the region’s natural and evolutionary importance.
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