Cruise Line: Crystal Cruises
Entered service: Mar 1995
Onboard Currency: US Dollars
Passengers (lower berths): 960
Length: 237.1 metres
Beam: 30.2 metres
Draft: 7.6 metres
Crystal Symphony is one of the most luxurious and spacious cruise ships at sea. Having undergone a makeover in 2006 and 2009, Crystal Symphony is well regarded in the luxury market for its wide range of rooms and facilities, and excellent food and service. Its elegant and refined decor makes it well suited to discerning travellers typically over 50.
The Crystal brand is known for their destination intensive itineraries and appeals to well-travelled North Americans.
Wine or champagne may be brought onboard with a corkage fee of $15 per bottle. Wine may be consumed in all restaurants.
Bringing liquor onboard at embarkation is allowed but may only be consumed in cabins, not in public spaces. Purchasing liquor in port or onboard duty-free shops is also allowed but must be consumed in cabin and is limited to only one litre.