The Celebrity Silhouette is the fourth ship in the Solstice class. Launched in 2011, it is a family friendly ship capable of carrying 2,885 passengers.
Inside are 1443 cabins varying in size from 1,291 sq. ft to 183 sq ft Penthouse Suite features floor to ceiling glass doors, master bedroom, a bar and a baby grand piano. A standard room is furnished with seating, a desk, TV, blow dryer, minibar and twin size bed that can be converted to queen size bed. The room also has a shower only bathroom and shelves for storage. On board are 121 interconnecting cabin ideal for families. They feature two-bedrooms as well a bathroom. There are 30 wheelchair accessible cabins on ship.
The main restaurant on board is the Grand Cuvee Dining Room. Guests can watch a circus-inspired act while eating dinner. The entertainment features flying buttresses and a chandelier resembling a jellyfish. At the Dining Hall, the menu is a la carte where the diners can chose between starters, soups, salads and mains. There are a number of restaurants and lounges. For vegetarians, there is always meat-free options like eggplant napoleon or veggie paella. The Porch is a more casual restaurant which offers paninis, fruits and salads for breakfast and lunch. There are other specialty restaurants as well like Murano which serves rich French-Continental cuisine, the Tuscan Grille which is a northern Italian steakhouse as well as Blue which is a Mediterranean which has lighter meals like ahi tuna and grilled chicken.
The AquaSpa offers a full range of treatments from Thai herbal poultice massages, La Thérapie Crème Hydralift Facial, Acupuncture and Medi-Spa treatments and botox. There are also full body wraps and scrubs available. The Persian Garden has a sauna, steam room, as well as tropical rain shower. There is a fully equipped and staffed gym with daily fitness classes. You can pamper yourself with one of the Asian treatments such as Abhyanga Massage, Acupuncture, 5 Point Star, Reiki and Shirodhara. There is a jogging track, table tennis, basketball court, and swimming pool on board the Celebrity Silhouette.
The Celebrity Silhouette is a family friend cruise ship which is reflected in the cabins, activities and shore excursions available. Parents can use the onboard babysitting service. There are also a kids club where the staff will organise activities for the kids. Children aged between 3-11 can make use of the Fun Club that which is a dedicated place for children. The kids can get involved in crafts, games, and watch TV shows. For children 12-17, there is the X Club which is a place for them to play their favorite games on the Xbox 360, Kinect, or Wii.
– Cruise Passenger
“…The talent level of the theatre entertainment was as good as we have seen. The voices of the singers blend extraordinarily, the acrobats were amazingly strong and flexible – just a very talented cast…”
– Cruise Critic
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