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Cruises with Celestyal Cruises

Cruise on one of Celestyal Cruises' mid-sized ships and look forward to an unforgettable experience both onboard and ashore. Having gained a reputation for providing authentic and enriching cruises, as well as superb Greek hospitality, each ship boasts a high standard of service, great gastronomy, and truly authentic cruising moments.

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Celestyal Cruises: Life on-board

  • Total cruises 146
  • Fleet: 1 Ships
  • Destinations: 2

Boasting everything from authentic Greek cuisine to inviting pools and plenty of social spaces in which to unwind and enjoy a drink, life onboard a Celestyal Cruises' ship is designed to provide both relaxation and adventure.


Tastebuds will be delighted by Celestyal Cruises delicious Mediterranean fare. With quality seasonal and local ingredients, Celestyal Cruises' chefs treat all diners to traditional Greek feasts and cultural culinary journeys like never before. Expect traditional Greek servings such as Greek yoghurt, freshly baked breads, olives and olive oil amongst beloved family recipes, gourmet cuisine and delicious dish of the day options.

If you're looking for fine dining, head to the Aegean Restaurant where you'll be waited on by the exceptional crew as you enjoy dish after dish of exquisite cuisine. Alternatively, if you're looking for something equally delicious but a little more casual, the Aura Grill and Leda are both fantastic options.


Fantastic fleet-wide entertainment ranges from live music to karaoke, dance classes and talent shows. Comfortable bars and lounges make the ideal setting for a cool cocktail with new friends, such as the Helios, Eclipse and Muses lounges, while the onboard casino is open for anyone hoping to try their luck. For those who don't want the evening to end too early, meanwhile, each Celestyal Cruises ship also features a nightclub for dancing the night away.


If you'd like to stay active during your cruise, you'll be delighted by the onboard fitness centre and sports court where you're guaranteed to get a great workout. If being on the go isn't your idea of the ideal holiday though, there's no need to worry. With each ship boasting a pool, spa and sun deck, there's more than enough opportunity to sit back, relax and watch the world go by. What's more, if you want to use your free time to learn something new, you'll find arts and crafts sessions, dance classes and language lessons, perfect if you fancy picking up a new hobby.

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Celestyal Cruises Ships

For a more intimate cruise holiday that has all the fun of a larger ship, look no further than Celestyal Cruises' fleet of mid-sized ships.

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Celestyal Cruises Destinations

Homeporting in Greece, Celestyal Cruises can take you on fantastic voyages across Greece, the East Mediterranean and the Adriatic as you discover popular ports of call and hidden gem destinations.

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Celestyal Cruises Covid-19 safety measures

Vaccination and Testing Requirements

Covid-19 Testing

Guests aged six and over must provide proof of a negative PCR coronavirus test result prior to sailing. This result must be no later than 72 hours before the cruise.

Further detail around requirements specific to your cruise will be provided to you prior to departure and can be checked on the cruise line pages here.

Please see the itinerary page for exact details that apply to your sailing.

Health and Safety Procedures


Using products that are proven to be effective against coronavirus, Celestyal ships will be thoroughly cleaned. Physical distancing will be facilitated through reduced guest capacity, smaller shore excursion groups and staggered activity times onboard. When it comes to dining, restaurants will be reorganised to facilitate social distancing and crew will be on hand to serve at the buffet.

Face Masks

If social distancing is not possible, face masks must be worn onboard and on shore.

Excursions and Going Ashore

It is suggested that guests book Celestyal provided shore excursions or escorted walks when wishing to disembark. However, guests can choose to go ashore independently, provided they follow guidance from local health authorities at all times.

Please see the itinerary page for exact details that apply to your sailing.

Passport and Insurance Requirements


Celestyal recommend that all guests have COVID-19 medical, cancellation and travel insurance which covers the entire duration of their trip.


Even for sailings which do not leave British waters, all guests must have a passport with at least six months validity.

Please see the itinerary page for exact details that apply to your sailing.

Cancellations and FCC Vouchers

Cancelled Cruises

Celestyal Cruises have decided to shorten their 2021 season. This means that the last departure in 2021 for Celestyal Crystal is 21st August 2021 and 23rd August 2021 for Celestyal Olympia.

If affected, we will be in touch soon with details on your options.

Future Cruise Credit

All named and paid individual guests who have been impacted by Celestyal's cancellations can receive a Future Cruise Credit (FCC) valued at 120% of their original booking value. Guests will have until the end of December 2021 to redeem their Future Cruise Credit against any of Celestyal Cruises’ itineraries through the end of December 2022. If guests do not use their FCC by the end of December 2021, they will receive a full refund equal to the original amount paid to Celestyal.

These offers apply only to the cruise element of bookings where are the tour operator of the holiday.

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