Good food and cruise but not enough to do: Celebrity Infinity Cruise Review by mexico8
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Good food and cruise but not enough to do
When we go to the ship in Miami it was chaos. Boarding was delayed because of a virus on the ship and they were sanitizing the whole ship. We had been advised that there would be a delay but it took even longer than expected. We did get on the ship in later afternoon and our room was ready shortly after. We found our cabin stewards very efficient and the food was very good. I think More the beef was the best I have had on any ship. Certainly the cuts of prime rib were excellent.
The shows in the theatre were varied. We had a magician, a juggler, a singer and one production show. The theatre is very comfortable and one of the best we have had on any cruise ship. We found the daytime offerings were lacking. If you wanted to gamble or shop or do fitness activities there were plenty. Other than that there was not much to do. Finally, they showed movies in the Theatre for 3 days but stopped after that. One of the worst we have had as far as activities go. Would have been nice to have more trivia and name that tune etc. and movies every day. We had five sea days and it seemed longer because it was so boring.
All of the staff were very pleasant. Unfortunately we ended up at a table by ourselves in spite of having a table for 6 as we requested. Nobody else every came to our table so we dined alone. After four or five nights they stopped setting the table for 6. We were staying on the ship for another cruise and were promised by the maitre'd that we would have company (which we did have).
Overall, we enjoyed Celebrity (this was our first cruise with them). We have cruised with a few of the other lines and like all of them for various reasons. We would not take another transatlantic with Celebrity because there's not enough to do. They need to provide better onboard activities. Less
Cabin review: 7139
Cabin 7139 is a wheelchair accessible cabin with a balcony. We also moved to 6014 for a second cruise on the same ship and it was more spacious. Both were fine as far as space etc. We preferred 7139 because it was mid-ship and 6014 was right at the front of the ship so farther to go to most places.
Port and Shore Excursions
Ship is docked very close to downtown. We have toured Halifax many times before so we met friends for lunch and did some shopping.
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