Celestyal Cruises are delighted to announce the introduction of the Celestyal Experience into the fleet. This magnificent ship will be operating their 7 and 14 night cruises starting March 2021. The Celestyal Experience is an intimate ship with an ambience worthy of a top luxury hotel. Panoramic balconies, sophisticated furnishings and embellished with the most refined materials and the most innovative lines. Her class and size are well-suited to smaller ports, making her ideal for Celestyal’s itineraries.
The CELESTYAL EXPERIENCE will offer a number of unique onboard experiences.
A SUITE EXPERIENCE
The ship features 166 suite category staterooms, 132 of which are Junior Suites with balconies, and 34 Suites, including 22 with balconies; six with bridge-view verandahs and six Grand Suites boasting large sea terraces. Guests booking suites higher than Junior Suite categories will have access to the Celestyal Suite Concierge service and more perks!
NEW “WELLNESS” STATEROOMS
The new staterooms offer a variety of spacious balcony, sea terrace and verandah suites. Exclusive use of Deck 14, a tranquil area of the ship. Complimentary and unlimited access to the wellness and spa area is included featuring thalassotherapy baths and thermal suites. Priority access to speciality dining and the new Beach Club concept is included.
NEW ISLAND INSPIRED BEACH CLUB
This adults-only outdoor area, dedicated to Suite and Wellness category guests offers a tranquil atmosphere which can only be found at the best Greek island chill-out beach clubs. The Beach Club boasts attentive guest service all in the comfort of premium sunbeds and cabanas. It features a Jacuzzi perched on the stern with endless views across the ocean.
THE MEDITERRANEAN DIET
Celestyal is known for its locally sourced cuisine created according to the Mediterranean diet and this will continue to be a highlight. Among the new dining venues will be a Greek grill & deli. Casual food featuring traditional and locally-inspired recipes prepared in a wood-burning oven. Premium tasting experiences featuring acclaimed wines and much more.
The Celestyal Experience’s first sailing of the 2021 season will be on 6 March 2021 with the seven-night “Three Continents” itinerary calling on Greece (Athens and Rhodes), Turkey (Kusadasi), Israel (Ashdod), Cairo, Egypt (Port Said) and Cyprus (Limassol). Beginning on 3 April 2021 the Celestyal Experience will set sail on the seven-night “Idyllic Aegean” itinerary visiting Athens, Rhodes, Crete (Agios Nikolaos), Santorini, Milos, Mykonos and Kusadasi (Ephesus).
Later in the season, the Celestyal Experience will operate the “Eclectic Aegean” itinerary, a seven-night voyage which introduces the historical city of Thessaloniki, the gateway to the land of Alexander the Great, as a new embarkation port. In addition to the highlights of an overnight stay in Istanbul and the breath-taking ‘hanging monasteries’ of Meteora, this exclusive itinerary also includes a visit to the site of Ancient Troy.