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Celebrity Infinity Review

4.0 / 5.0
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1566 reviews
20 Awards

Great TA Cruise and wonderful Spanish and Portuguese Ports

Review for Celebrity Infinity to Transatlantic
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10+ Cruises • Age 60s

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Sail Date: Apr 2019
Cabin: Deluxe Ocean View with Balcony 2C

We picked this cruise as we had never been on a transatlantic cruise. The price was terrific. And we loved the itinerary.

The crossing was very smooth, except for one day in between Madeira and Lisbon. When I say smooth, the ocean was like glass. This was terrific for us to do some sunbathing. There wasn’t a problem finding a deck chair ever. Infinity is an older ship, due to be refurbished. However it was clean. The cabin was a little tight, but probably no more than others we had been on. It did have the shower curtain rather than the door, but this wasn’t a problem. Dining was fine. We ate dinner mostly in the main dining room, except we did do the QSine experience, which was unique. We also ate once in the OceanView Cafe, because we just didn’t want to get dressed up and we were tired. The Ocean View Cafe we had great breakfasts and lunches, and the Pool Grill had great burgers. One thing I noted was there was only one place to get the ice cream in the Ocean View Cafe, and their was always a long line. Sometimes the soft serve machine is self serve, but it was also back behind the counter. Consequently plan on 15 minutes or so to get a cone. We only attended a couple of the shows. We very much enjoyed the classical group that played in varying places. I wish they would have scheduled the educational lectures a little later than 9 am.

However the main asset of Infinity is its crew. Without fail, each member was smiling and helpful. The first evening in the lobby, we had a little trouble figuring out how to connect to the WiFi. The Hotel Director Vedran Jelavic was one of the crew that was circulating and was able to help us. I was very impressed that he took the time. Also we loved the bar staff at Cafe Al Bacio, Viktoria, Anca and Melissa were our bar waitresses and Elissa is an amazing bartender. My husband had hurt his hip (we later found out he has arthritis) but he had a lot of pain. Marny in the spa helped him with massages, and she suggested Acupuncture which also helped.

Cabin Review

Deluxe Ocean View with Balcony 2C

Cabin 2C

Cabin was fine. Had a balcony. The ship juts out about 2 cabins further forward, so that does block the view slightly. That didn’t bother us though. Shower curtain. Plenty of room to put away your stuff. Ask for an extension cord for our CPAPS, as the only outlet is next to the desk. Cabin was extremely quiet.

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