Cruise News

Celebrity Xpedition makeover adds even more comfort to Galapagos Islands cruising

Celebrity Xpedition has emerged from a seven-day makeover in Panama with upgraded comforts for guests to explore the Galapagos Islands.

She returned to service on 23 September with an array of enhancements across the 100-guest ship, such as redecorated staterooms, lounges and restaurants, and faster and more reliable Wi-Fi.

image
Celebrity Xpedition boasts an array of enhancements

“Our commitment to the Galapagos Islands has never been stronger, because we know, having sailed these awe-inspiring islands for so many years, what a life-changing experience it is to come here,” noted Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, president of Celebrity Cruises.

“The upgrades to Celebrity Xpedition and the upcoming arrival of our new Celebrity Flora, the first ship designed specifically with the Galapagos Islands in mind, will transform the way our guests discover this amazing place.”

The makeover is another step in Celebrity’s $500m modernisation of the rest of the brand’s fleet.

Celebrity Xpedition underwent the following enhancements:

  • Suites and staterooms refreshed, adding new carpeting and balcony upgrades
  • All suite and stateroom doors outfitted with RFID lock technology, making it easier for guests to access their rooms
  • Upgraded shipboard IT systemsto improve the speed and reliability of the ship’s full-coverage Wi-Fi
  • The Beagle Grill outfitted with new furniture and lighting so guests can enjoy an intimate dining experience under the sun and stars
  • In the Discovery Lounge, a new, state-of-the-art video wall, upgraded finishes and textiles, as well as a new dedicated DJ station to elevate the ambiance of this guest-favourite hangout
  • The Darwin Dining Room received similar design enhancements with new lighting, carpet and millwork
  • Water filtration system on every deck for guests to enjoy

  • Posted on 9th October 2018 at 12:38 pm in Cruise News | Cruise Ships | Cruise Lines | Celebrity Cruises |

    Special Offers More..

    Princess Cruises offers free spending money or free flights on hundreds of voyages

    Princess Cruises offers free spending money or free flights on hundreds of voyages

    08 November 2018

    In the run-up to Christmas, Princess Cruises is offering a choice of up to $375 per person onboard spending money… More...

    Related News More headlines...

    Florida here she comes as Celebrity Edge finally gets to grips with cruising ... with VIDEO

    Florida here she comes as Celebrity Edge finally gets to grips with cruising ... with VIDEO

    07 November 2018

    It has taken four years of planning and 23 months of construction, but the time has finally arrived for Celebrity… More...

    Video of masterpiece in the making ... take a sneak peek at Celebrity Edge’s progress

    Video of masterpiece in the making ... take a sneak peek at Celebrity Edge’s progress

    21 September 2018

    As Celebrity Edge nears completion at the Chantiers de l'Atlantique shipyard in France, Celebrity Cruises has produced a video providing… More...

    Newsletter

    Join our mailing list to receive special offers and the latest news. Sign up...

    Subscribe

    Follow Seaview Cruises