Ship statistics

Cruise Line: Celebrity Cruises

Entered service: 23 November 2008

Lifestyle: Premium

Onboard Currency: US Dollars

Passengers (lower berths): 2,850

Crew: 1,250

Tonnage: 122,000

Length: 317.2 metres

Beam: 36.88 metres

Draft: 8.23 metres

Celebrity Solstice

Celebrity Solstice is the first of the Solstice-class ships by Celebrity Cruises. At the time of her launch, she was the largest cruise ship ever built.

Celebrity Solstice’s sister ships include Celebrity Equinox, Celebrity Eclipse, Celebrity Silhouette and Celebrity Reflection. The Solstice-class is said to be so popular with passengers that Celebrity’s older fleet will all be “Solsticised” as best as possible. This includes Celebrity Millennium, a ship familiar to passengers down under.

Introduced to Australasia in December 2012, Celebrity Solstice is a well loved ship down under and continues to operate a series of 12 and 14 night open-jaw sailings between Sydney and Auckland this season. North Americans have a strong brand association with the Celebrity brand and tend to make up a good proportion of her voyages to New Zealand especially on the open jaws.

Upon embarkation, passengers are allowed to bring onboard a maximum of two bottles of wine per stateroom. When consumed on a shipboard restaurant, each bottle is subject to a USD 25 corkage charge. All other types of alcohol are not allowed onboard and will be confiscated and returned at the end of the cruise. All alcohol purchased in port will be held until the last day of the cruise.

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Upcoming visits

Port Date Time
Fiordland 02-Dec-2017 0800 - 1800
Port Chalmers 03-Dec-2017 0900 - 1900
Akaroa 04-Dec-2017 0700 - 1800
Wellington 05-Dec-2017 0800 - 1800
Bay Of Islands 07-Dec-2017 0800 - 1800

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