|Since its inception in 1989, Celebrity has
held true to its original commitment of taking the very best aspects of classic,
elegant cruising and updating them to reflect current lifestyles. In 1997, Celebrity
merged with Royal Caribbean International to form Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.
What sets Celebrity apart from other vacation choices
today is the cruise line's passionate dedication to providing guests with a cruise
experience that exceeds expectations. This extraordinary performance level has
become the definition of Celebrity Cruises, and has set the worldwide standard
for today's expression of what first made cruising famous -- high quality, superior
design, spacious accommodations, grand style, attentive service and exceptional
The excellence of Celebrity's existing cruise product continues
with the cruise line's Millennium-class ships, which embody even greater technical
achievement and meaningful innovation, while retaining the distinctive style,
sophistication and service elements that have become the hallmark of a Celebrity
Guests aboard Celebritys ships have the choice of visiting
numerous destinations world wide. These placed include Australia/New Zealand,
Alaska, Bermuda, Canada/New England, the Caribbean, Europe, Hawaii, Mexico, the
Panama Canal, South America and the Galapagos Islands.
Guest of Celebritys suites will enjoy welcome champagne, personalized
stationery, Celebrity tote bag; 100% Egyptian cotton oversized bath towels, bath
towels and duvet, complementary use of Frette bathrobes, priority check-in and
departure, express luggage delivery upon boarding, main restaurant seating preference
and private portrait sitting. On top of all that suites also provide premium bedding,
pillow mattresses, Egyptian cotton linens, European-style butler service that
includes: full breakfast, lunch and dinner service in suites, expanded room-service
menu, evening hors doeurves daily; complimentary espresso and cappuccino, fresh
fruit, daily news delivery, in-suite afternoon tea service, assistance with packing
and unpacking, shoeshine service, and delivery of requested board games.
All staterooms include amenities such as a 20 multifunction,
interactive TV (flat screen TVs on Century), direct-dial telephone and voice mail,
individual safe, hair dryer, thermostat controlled air-conditioning, 100% cotton
towels, complimentary use of bathrobes, complimentary room service, and minibar.
Golf enthusiasts can come play the green above the deep blue
sea with the popular onboard activity. This program includes a golf professional
on-hand for personalized instruction, golf simulators, and high quality rental
equipment so you don't have to take your gear with you and golf excursions for
all types and skill levels.
As well, golf excursions are available at almost every port. These
first class courses can be played in Hawaii, the Caribbean, Mexico, Canada/New
England, Bermuda, Panama and Europe.
On every cruise, guests are invited to participate in the Enrichment
Series program. These guests lecture on a wide variety of topics such as finance,
astronomy, local history, politics and culture.
Aboard every Celebrity ship, guests will find exclusive shopping
promenades that feature sophisticated boutiques, designer clothing and jewelry,
cosmetics and fragrances, and a wide array of gifts for friends, family or personal
collections including the new high end Boutique C.
Guests are sure to find a favorite new routine on board Celebrity.
One can be pampered head to toe in the AquaSpa by Elemis, start a new exercise
program under the careful guidance of a personal trainer in a gym with a breathtaking
view, or go for an early morning swim in one of the beautiful pools.
Celebrity entertainment choices range from Broadway-style productions,
captivating shows and lively discotheques to the glamour and excitement of Monte
Carlo-style casinos and Celebrity's specialty lounges. If its a quiet evening
in is what a guest needs, first-run movies can be seen in the onboard theater.
Celebritys European style dining offers many options including
specialty restaurants, a sushi caf, causal dining and our elaborate main restaurant.
Celebritys culinary delights are made from scratch and using only the freshest
ingredients. The award-winning cuisine reflects the dedication to fresh, exquisitely
prepared gourmet cuisine.
Morning may bring breakfast for two on your private veranda, with
just-baked pastries and seasonal berries. In the afternoon guests can savor the
views along with delicate finger sandwiches during the Elegant Tea. And on special
nights, Celebritys Gourmet Bites include mini-beef Wellingtons and crisp tempura
hand-carried and served by waiters throughout the ship. And theres always 24 hr
room service to suite all your dining needs.
X-Club youth Activities are directed and organized by a special
staff of youth counselors. Youth Counselors have a formal education in Recreation,
Education, Child Development or related fields. In addition Youth Counselors have
experience working with large groups of children, 3-17 years of age, in school/community
sponsored youth programs or summer camps. Youth Counselors hold certifications
in CPR and some speak Spanish, French, German, Italian, and Portuguese.
There is a wide array of activities on board for children of all
ages. For younger children theres t shirt decorating, scavenger hunts, theme parties,
movies, ice cream parties, musical games, ship tours, and a ball pit on most ships.
Activities for older children and teens include karaoke, talent shows, pool Olympics,
team trivia challenges, video games, and late night dancing and pizza parties.