Celebrity Eclipse Cruise Review by Carrotglo8: Smooth & delicious

Celebrity Eclipse 5
Member Since 2011
9 Forum Posts

Overall Member Rating

Smooth & delicious

Sail Date: March 2011
Destination: Eastern Caribbean
Embarkation: Miami

CABIN: Almost 600 sq. ft., at bow, just below bridge. Spaciousness, view, beds, bathroom, dining area great. Furniture in living area disgraceful, like from a $40/night motel. Steward excellent.

FOOD: Excellent in main dining room; good to very good in buffet restaurant; outstanding at Murano; good at Q-sine, where the presentation was excellent.

STAFF: Uniformly excellent. Only problem at Guest Relations, where they twice failed to arrange for transportation from ship to airport. Inexcusable. Also, the ship personnel at the pier after going through customs HAD NO WAY TO COMMUNICATE WITH THE SHIP! Hard to believe.

FACILITIES: Very good. Real grass area for bocce, croquet, sunbathing, etc., a delight.

SHIP DECOR: Blah, except for 2 water fountains, one of which was a amazing work of art; & the live tree sculpture suspended over the Atrium.

ENTERTAINMENT: The Cruise Director (like most in my limited experience) annoyingly More over-the-top with volume & enthusiasm. Cirque de Soleil type show very good. Other show I attended so-so. Live music excellent. Canned music at Martini Bar & pool often so loud you couldn't carry on a conversation or even hear yourself think. My companions & I complained with no results. Less

Published 03/27/11

Read more Celebrity Eclipse cruise reviews >>
Read Cruise Critic's Celebrity Eclipse Review >>

Compare Prices on Celebrity Eclipse Eastern Caribbean Cruises

Cabin review: FV8107 Family Ocean View

As said above, 8107 is wonderful except for the lousy furniture in the living area. Master bedroom is enormous; but the large bed, with no other furniture, doesn't begin to fill the room. A couple of comfortable chairs & a table would be nice. We moved in a couple of dining table chairs. Lighting leaves something to be desired.

Read All Family Ocean View (FV) Reviews >>

Port and Shore Excursions

Walked off ship. Hired Trevor & his van. For $20/person, he took us around the island for about 5 hours to various interesting sites; & to a local restaurant on a beach. Highly recommended. Lovely island.
Read 1050 St. Kitts Reviews

Didn't get off in San Juan. Walked off ship at St. Maarten; hired a driver who took us to the French side of island; nice town; walked around; shopped & ate. Pleasant.

Compare Prices on Celebrity Eclipse Eastern Caribbean Cruises

Member Since 2011
9 Forum Posts
Enrichment Activities
Family & Children
Fitness & Recreation
Onboard Experience
Public Rooms
Shore Excursions
Value for Money
Share feedback
Thank you!  Cruise Critic values your feedback.
How can we improve this page?
Skip X

See Celebrity Eclipse deals up to 82% off:

December Deals
Celebrity Eclipse 85% Loved It

12 Night Southern Caribbean Cruise
See all Celebrity Eclipse Deals >>