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Celebrity Solstice Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Alaska

Celebrity
Celebrity Solstice
Alaska
Departure Port

Traveler rating

Excellent

40

Very Good

16

Average

3

Poor

4

Terrible

1

Cruise type

Family Cruises

120

Romantic Cruises

64

Senior Cruises

34

First-Time Cruisers

23

Cruises for the Disabled

14

64 Celebrity Solstice Cruise Reviews for Romantic Cruises to Alaska


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marcolisa

9 Reviews Written

22 Helpful Votes

Great service, food, ports, ship, etc.

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I have taken 1 Carnival cruise ages ago. 1 Royal Caribbean 15 years ago and about 14 Norwegian cruise line cruises. On the Celebrity-Embarkation and disembarkation were smooth. I loved the size of ship. Never ...
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Sail Date September 2019


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!MSteacher

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

I'm now Celebrity Loyal!

We chose this cruise to celebrate our 20th wedding anniversary. We thought we would enjoy it because we had taken an Alaskan cruise 17 years ago on Princess - it was a wonderful experience. The ports/locations ...
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Sail Date July 2019


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IssyRoots

1 Review Written

13 Helpful Votes

Alaskan Adventure

I had not been interested in seeing Alaska since I live in the Seattle area. I believed the climate and scenery would be similar, so I typically travel away from the rain and cold toward sunshine and warmth. ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Donna6065

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Our First Cruise

I was very impressed with a lot of thing about Celebrity Solstice and very disappointed with other things. The shows were great, especially the Alaska shows. I was a little disappointed in the age of the ship but ...
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Sail Date May 2019


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Christine Frances Lupton

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Our Cruise to Alaska with Celebrity Solstice

The most enjoyable part of our cruise occurred while on a tour from Skagway Port. We disembarked and found Skagway Tours. Though we hesitated to take the 3+ hour tour up to the Yukon, we are extremely glad we did! ...
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Sail Date September 2018


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lusa5

1 Review Written

9 Helpful Votes

Smoking next door

Next stateroom smokers filling our room with smoke. No coffee or tea included with dinner at our restaurant Blu. I had to pay almost 6$ for a cup of coffee! In the cafeteria coffee quality was quite bad as well. In ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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ksws64

3 Reviews Written

6 Helpful Votes

Best Cruise we have taken!

This was a delayed honeymoon cruise for us. We went with Celebrity as we have wanted to try this cruise line and felt Alaska would be the best place to do that. We wanted an aft balcony cabin for the views of both ...
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Sail Date May 2018


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shyte

2 Reviews Written

3 Helpful Votes

Boring ship

I was really excited about going on the Celebrity Solstice but once I got on board I was bored. The daily activities are really a joke unless you want to be sold something. The bars were really all the same with no ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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mikepowie

9 Reviews Written

28 Helpful Votes

Generally, a nice return to Alaska and Celebrity

We just got back from a seven-night Inside Passage Alaskan cruise on the Solstice and, in general, it was very nice. Background: My wife (37) and I (43) took this cruise with my parents as a celebration of ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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kathryn_lambert90

1 Review Written

2 Helpful Votes

Fabulous food and service

We planned our first cruise to celebrate our honeymoon and Celebrity cruises did not disappoint. Embarkation was smooth and quick. The downside was the immediate selling of drinks packages and specialty restaurants. ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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LWeiler77

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

An amazing first cruise - can't wait to go back!

This was the first time my husband and I embarked on a ship for a vacation. We were invited by a couple friend of ours who were seasoned cruisers (they had one of the two penthouses on board), and talked about just ...
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Sail Date August 2018


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billslowsky

11 Reviews Written

35 Helpful Votes

You're on your own for entertainment

Traveled with two other couples, all wanted to see Alaska and Celebrity offered a good package that included beverages for the same cost as Royal, where we have done most travel. As others have noted, the ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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MaVtMdFl

3 Reviews Written

8 Helpful Votes

First Cruise but not our Last

I had avoided cruises in the past both due to extreme seasickness and watching travel shows about cruises in which everyone was line dancing. I was convinced to go to Alaska because the Inside Passage is calm and ...
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Sail Date July 2018


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Rt4576

1 Review Written

10 Helpful Votes

Poor staff communication

We have been sailing Celebrity Cruise lines for 15 years. Our most recent trip was on Celebrity Solstice our of Seattle, Washington to Alaska on June 29th, 2018. Overall the we had a wonderful time at all the ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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Tall-E-Smalls

2 Reviews Written

31 Helpful Votes

Best Overall Cruise Experience We've Ever Had!

Itinerary was the driving force behind selecting this cruise. Secondarily, reconnecting with why we fell in love with cruising in the first place: a relaxing, elegant and delicious departure from everyday life where ...
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Sail Date June 2018


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reflectix1

1 Review Written

4 Helpful Votes

First Cruise, First Time to Alaska!

Can't say enough good things Customer service (remember customer service?) Every crew member smiled and said Hello, I asked for ice tea and dinner one night, next night ice tea already on table, Some families, ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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simon.hed

1 Review Written

7 Helpful Votes

Alaska from Seattle room 6279

This was our 25th wedding anniversary trip. I originally booked a sunset veranda room, then canceled and rebooked a room that ended up being a 2C. That is my only real regret of the trip. Only other 2 cruise lines ...
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Sail Date August 2017


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Nicole Sautter

1 Review Written

32 Helpful Votes

7 Night Alaska Tracy Arm Fjord Cruise

This was a fabulous trip for my husband and I. Celebrity Solstice is a very elegant ship. I prefer Celebrity over Carnival for an adult experience. (Carnival cruises seem more kid friendly and family oriented). ...
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Sail Date July 2017


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crusielover536

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Amazing!! Breathtaking!! Deserves a million stars!!

The whole boat was clean and very good looking. I couldn't walk 15 feet without a crew member smiling and politely greeting me. I loved the activities and shows. There is enough food onboard to feed an army, and the ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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EnjoyingLife23

2 Reviews Written

36 Helpful Votes

Excellent Cruise for Couples or a Group of Adults

My husband and I wanted to travel someplace new and go all out since we were celebrating our 10 year wedding anniversary. When on a Royal Caribbean cruise in July 2016, we booked this 7 night Alaskan cruise on the ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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scruiser53

2 Reviews Written

18 Helpful Votes

No Sleep for 7 days due to noisy suite/cabin-Unfortunate and Expensive Cruise

We planned this cruise 11 months in advance. We wanted to experience an Alaskan cruise. A suite was booked by an agent on the 12th floor in the middle of the ship. We were so excited because we trusted that the ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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depdog5623

1 Review Written

21 Helpful Votes

Solstice should be called "Solicitor"

OK if someone was to tell you they are going to visit your home town and want you to tell them 5 things to see or do... think about it..........ok now are all 5 things the name of jewelry stores in your town? If not ...
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Sail Date June 2017


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TommyandSteph

1 Review Written

3 Helpful Votes

Bucket List Worthy!!!!!

We have always wanted to go on an Alaskan Cruise since the beginning of our almost 18 year marriage. It was on our Bucket List and the timing became right to cross it off. So our expectations were very high and ...
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Sail Date July 2016


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rettmom

1 Review Written

15 Helpful Votes

Wonderful Experience

My husband and myself (50's) were planning on a mediterranean cruise and then changed our minds to stay domestic. we had booked celebrity and so we stayed with the line. we have cruised on royal caribbean and ...
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Sail Date September 2016


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janbear

2 Reviews Written

30 Helpful Votes

New Converts from Concierge Class to Aqua

I cruised to Alaska on a similar route 10 years or so ago on Infinity, loved it and was very excited to return this time with my husband who had never been. We chose to sail on Solstice as we love this class of ship ...
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Sail Date August 2016


Celebrity Solstice Ratings

CategoryEditorMember
Cabins5.04.4
Dining4.54.1
Entertainment4.53.8
Public Rooms5.04.6
Fitness Recreation5.04.1
Family4.04.5
Enrichment5.03.8
Service5.04.4
Value For Money4.54
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