Experience luxury aboard the redesigned Crystal Serenity

Crystal’s most luxurious travel portfolio, a revolutionary collection of uncommon travel experiences that go far beyond all-inclusive luxury to offer the most elegant journeys by ocean, river and yacht. Crystal is modern and sophisticated yet infused with a classical heritage with stunningly stylish ships of extraordinary design, epic land adventures and a level of six-star service simply unrivaled in luxury travel today.

Crystal Symphony® and Crystal Serenity® travel the world’s great oceans on a curated collection of individually unique journeys balancing iconic destinations with undiscovered treasures. Where the unwavering commitment to the pillars of the Crystal Experience® — exceptional service, space, quality and choices — are its essence, where your wishes are attended to with gracious hospitality.


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The Ship

Experience luxury aboard the redesigned Crystal Serenity, an enclave of spaciously elegant interiors, designed to explore the world in extraordinary comfort, with superior six-star service. Crystal Serenity was reimagined in an extensive makeover, which revealed a luxury vessel of exceptional contemporary style, more suites, progressive design and the latest cutting-edge technologies.

The extensive dry dock makeover consisted of enlarging the guest to space ratio, making one of the most notable changes, the addition of Seabreeze Penthouses and Penthouse suites in a more chic and modern style.

Two alternative dining venues were also added: Silk Kitchen and Bar, which serves traditional Chinese cuisine and Churrascaria, a Brazilian steakhouse. However, Waterside, was refreshed with added notable acoustic panels designed to keep noise levels down, while creating a beautiful design and with the idea to give the venue the feel of a restaurant instead of dining hall. It has now open seating and more tables for two and four. Some of the technology enhancements include a new iPad ordering system, designed to speed up the entire order to delivery process.

The Stardust Supper Club experience was also an addition, offering a combined experience of culinary delights, music and a glamorous vibe offered on many Black-Tie optional nights.

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Accommodations

Awaken each day to privileged views of an ever-changing horizon upon the sea. Enjoy from our Crystal Penthouse private verandah, stylish and elegant, the finest of all Crystal Serenity’s suites, accompanied by the attentive service of a 24-hour personal butler to enhance your journey. Services include packing and unpacking, pressing and laundry, in-suite dining, reservations for shore excursions, spa and specialty restaurants.

Live and dine in our gorgeous suites, where you can relax or socialize in the comfort of your well-appointed living room. Each well-appointed sanctuary envelops you in splendid comfort and calm, with all that you need at your fingertips. From state-of-the-art technologies and interactive 24” TVs to a variety of reading diversions and a well-personalized mini bar. 

Plush beds are piled high with sumptuous linens, in a splendid master bedroom of dreamy queen-size beds, with private access to the expansive verandah. Beautiful, spacious bathrooms allow for all the conveniences of home. Including his & her walk-in closets, a lavish master bath Jacuzzi, with stunning ocean views, heated floor and bench and even a separate guest bath with discreet entry.

Excellent craftmanship and quality amenities transform the space into your very own home upon the sea.

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Dining

Indulge with Crystal, as you embark on a journey to an array of extraordinary culinary experiences of Michelin-inspired cuisine, crafted by Crystal’s own award-winning chefs.

Discover the diversity of cuisines far and wide that reflect the unique flavors of the ever-changing regions explored and let food unlock the personalities and cultures of each destination.

Luxury is about your choices and with Crystal, Luxury is Personal. Enjoy a healthy breakfast on your verandah, a late cappuccino poolside or delicious appetizers paired with delicately crafted cocktails in Palm Court. The choice is yours.

Dine at restaurants like Umi Uma & Sushi Bar, Nobu Matsuhisa’s only sea-going dinning venue, without even making a reservation. Savor our Italian inspired cuisine at Prego or our exquisite Churrascaria Brazilian steakhouse, offering succulent cuts, ceviche and delicious Caipirinhas. Whether you choose to dine in-suite or share a table with new friends, prepare to enjoy an artful orchestration of culinary experiences with the same creativity and that goes into every meal.

Dine at your leisure at the chic and spacious ambience of our elegant open-seating main dining room, Waterside, where intimate tables for two, four and more are set with contemporary elegance, the perfect stage for Crystal’s acclaimed cuisine.

Elevate your experience with our wine tastings and lectures by day and enjoy an experienced pour at our Vintage Room at night, certified by the Master Sommelier, and let us customize a wine-pairing dinner just for you; created for the true connoisseur, as an optional one-of-a-kind experience, featuring some of the rarest vintages in the world.

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Activities

Choice is a defining characteristic of the Crystal Experience and it is said that time is among the greatest luxuries, where on sea days aboard Crystal Serenity, you will have plenty to pursue your passions and engage in exciting activities. From wellness classes, casinos, theatre to shopping venues, you can experience and array entertaining activities that will enhance your journey aboard the ship.

In accordance with the principles of Feng Shui, the ancient practice of balance and harmony, our award-winning spa embodies a tranquil environment, easily allowing you to relax and recharge. Enjoy our rejuvenating services in our serene treatment rooms, using Aroma Stone Therapy and a delight with our Well-being Massages. Indulge with our holistic therapies and separate sauna facilities for men and women.

Crystal Serenity’s fitness facilities provide a harmonizing enrichment to your travels, with an extensive number of specialized programs to help you maintain or begin a fitness regimen while traveling.

Experience marquee performances abroad our Crystal cruises, where you will find a glamorous production of show worthy of the bright lights of Broadway, as well as the intimate setting of the classic piano bar. Acclaimed comedians, magicians and special performances from local entertainers in selected destinations, will add color to the Crystal marquees, treating you to a host of world-class shows.

Indulge in the chic and spacious Avenue of the Stars shopping promenade featuring fine jewelry and designer apparel. Featuring brands including the likes of Burberry, Bottega Veneta, Diane Von Furstenberg, Tod’s, Calypso St. Barth, Armani Collezioni for men, Hugo Boss Green, Michael Kors, Sama eyewear and much more.

Crystal adventures open the world to explore as you like. Whether discovering new cultures and ancient traditions or touring monuments of history, our reasons for travel are as diverse as the world itself. Customize your time ashore to your exact specifications and prepare to explore the hidden gems of the world.

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Services

Fundamental to the Crystal Experience is the attention to detail crafted to every aspect of the journey, curated to cater the most ambitious, curious and adventurous spirits. Once aboard Crystal Serenity, you are welcomed into a world of shimmering refinement in an unrivaled standard of all-inclusive services and amenities, from dynamic entertainment and personal enrichment experiences that assure your every want and wish has already been considered.

Discover the newest trends and finer nuances of today’s hottest gadgets and high-tech toys with our team of technology concierge experts, who offer complimentary instructions on various topics. Using cutting-edge technology, receive trainings on basic computer skills such as word and excel, to advanced digital photo editing and website design.

Expand your knowledge through our award-winning enrichment lectures and seminar series, featuring stars of the stage and screen, masters of comedy, decorated Olympians, noted diplomats and ambassadors, celebrated authors, and renowned scientists to world-class experts and lecturers.

If reading is one of your passions, our library on board Crystal Serenity has an entertaining selection of over 8,000 books and movie titles, providing a comfortable, inviting and quiet spot to find a book, peruse picture books and atlases, join in on puzzles, or simply relax.

Join like-minded travelers in a learning adventure at The Studio, a state-of-the-art, dedicated space to discover new things about the world and about yourself. Progressive classes and workshops are offered on a variety of topics – from wellness to wine, to finance and art.

Enjoy some time for yourself and follow your passions during the journey.

The best available fares and maximum savings add more value to the all-inclusive Crystal experience when you book early.

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