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Celebrity Infinity Review

4.0 / 5.0
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1586 reviews
20 Awards

Good experience but with significant issues

Review for Celebrity Infinity to South America
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6-10 Cruises • Age 70s

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Sail Date: Mar 2018
Panama Canal western locks opening

Friends were going, we decided it looked like fun. It was in some ways, but the previously mentioned issues with the engine system slowed the ship down to the point that shore stops were cut short.

Exceptional - entertainment was very good, our cabin attendant was incredible, dining experiences were excellent.Going through the canal for the first time was incredible. I enjoyed the days at sea, the spouse not so much. We had an open sea dolphin show on one of those days! We loved the flexible time dining room option and never had an issue with any requested seating arrangement. We went 2 days early and purchased the hotel and transfer from the cruise line. The hotel was excellent, as was the transfer from Santiago to San Antonio.

Not so great - the shore destinations were mediocre, as were most of the described (way overpriced) shore excursion possibilities. We did our own shore arrangements. The stop at Manta was a complete waste. Our room had a sewage odor that the crew attempted to fix. It went away for a while, then came back the last few days. The ship's exterior was showing significant wear and corrosion. I heard that the ship was going to Panama to spend some time in dry dock. It needs it.

Cabin Review

Cabin Inside Stateroom, deck 2

It was as described by the cruise line, but with odor issues mentioned above.

Port Reviews


We hired a taxi and toured all day.

Grand Cayman (Georgetown)

We arranged a manta ray tour on our own

Fort Lauderdale (Port Everglades)

Took forever to get through entry

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