Celebrity Solstice

Cruise Consumers

Why Australia has the world’s cheapest cruise prices

Emptynesters Mark and Jacqueline Traynor are a new wave of cruisers coming from the Northern Hemisphere, lured by cheaper cruise prices out of Australia.

WORDS BY Grant Jones . Oct 19 2023

NSW blamed for failing to halt Ruby Princess disembarkation after 131 positive COVID-19 tests

NSW Health officials are being blamed for failing to halt the disembarkation of Ruby Princess passengers last week, despite tests being carried out on guests, twelve of which proved positive for coronavirus. NSW Health Minister […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Mar 20 2020

Celebrity Cruises releases 2020/2021 sailings

Celebrity Cruises’ 2020/21 season will boast visits to more than 280 ports in 77 countries and 169 overnight stays onboard their four ships, fresh from a $700 million fleet-wide refurbishment. It will be the first […]

WORDS BY Cruise Passenger . Nov 9 2018

Celebrity Solstice gets the Edge treatment in multi-million makeover

Celebrity Cruises has revealed that Aussie based Celebrity Solstice will be receiving a multimillion dollar makeover by 2021 which will be in line with its latest ship, the revolutionary Celebrity Edge. The line will be […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Jul 20 2018

Yoga, pilates, meditation on the menu for Celebrity vegan health retreat

Vegans will be over the moon. The first health retreat at sea for vegans will launch on Celebrity Solstice’s nine-night South Pacific voyage on 20 October. The transformational retreat will bring together all vegan cruisers […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Jun 8 2018

Celebrity Edge floats out

The first of the year’s new ship launches left dry dock this week – signalling the start of one of the most exciting years for new mega ships. The much-anticipated Celebrity Edge ran down the slipway […]

WORDS BY Peter Lynch . Jan 25 2018

Inside the new and refurbished Celebrity Solstice Canyon Ranch

Sleep is not a luxury, it’s a necessity. But as life becomes more hectic, sleep tends to get short shrift. Now a spa brand believes it has the answer.  They call it “Mindful Dreams” – […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Dec 13 2017

Celebrity Cruises heads to Melbourne for 2019/20 season

Premium cruise line, Celebrity Cruises, has announced its 2019 deployment, which will be the line’s biggest season in Australia to date. With more cruises and more overnights on offer than ever before, the line also […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Dec 13 2017

Best last minute cruise deals

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Dec 7 2017

Celebrity Cruises increases its capacity in Alaska for 2019

Celebrity Cruises will be sailing three of its ships in Alaska in 2019. The Celebrity Eclipse will join her sister ships, the Celebrity Solstice and Celebrity Millennium during the Northern Hemisphere summer, increasing the line’s […]

WORDS BY Bernadette Chua . Nov 29 2017

10 things you need to know about the refurbished Celebrity Solstice

What a difference a renovation makes. After a $11 million facelift last year, Celebrity Solstice looked revitalised when we recently boarded her for a weekend cruise to nowhere. We picked the top 10 things we […]

WORDS BY Teresa Ooi . Oct 27 2017