The Celebrity Century Cruise Ship adds another reason for Celebrity Cruise’s leadership in providing luxury travel. This middle size cruise ship serves Century class accommodation of Celebrity Cruises.
- It was built in 1995 by Meyer Werft (Germany)
- It has 12 decks and runs at 21.5 knots
- This cruise can serve up to 1,808 passengers
- It features private verandas for upscale accommodations.
- Celebrity Century features ice bar concept where display bottles are placed behind blocks of solid ice.
The main dining room of Celebrity Century is named The Grand. This restaurant occupies 2 stories and follows 2 persons seating arrangement. The dishes are particularly of French tastes with a little experimentation on the exotic. The meal schedules are strict and must be followed lest you end up skipping a meal.
For a more informal dining, you could try the service of Casual Dining Boulevard where you could eat lighter fare. Beside the eatery, there is a Pizza and Pasta Center where you could order take-outs of grilled meats and pizzas.
Near the Casual Dining Boulevard is an Asian inspired eatery, the Sushi Café where you can eat oriental noodles and dumplings. The Island Café is another option for casual and less fancy onboard meals.
If you want a high end restaurant, you could opt for the contemporary Murano. When you dine here, you will be serenaded by a harpist. An additional $30 charge is added to your onboard bill if you decided eat here. Celebrity Century reviews recommends dining here at least once during your travels.
Entertainment and Nightlife
The ship has a fine selection of pubs and public rooms. The Promenade and Entertainment rooms are gathering places for tourists to talk about vast topics. The Celebrity Theater allows you to view nightly performances and movies for your entertainment. You could also take a sip of coffee or wine and enjoy the ocean at the spa café.
The upscale cabins are blessed with their own private verandas. Even if you did not reserve the most expensive accommodations, you will still benefit from contemporary room architecture and spaciousness offered. The entertainment area has a television, CD/DVD player, mini bar, sitting desk, walk-in closet, and sofas. Rooms are complimented with food menus, fresh flowers, and toiletries.
The Celebrity Century has various entertainment options for the whole family. It has spa and fitness centers. It has public rooms including pubs, clubs, and theater room. Post dinner gimmicks are part of the Celebrity Century experience so make sure to grab one. At every port dock, you can request a shore excursion.
There is a recommended gratuity fee for each passenger to pay. A budget of $12 per passenger per day is recommended. The tip rate is usually dependent on the accommodation type.
Taking the Kids
Kids are welcome aboard and the ship has various programs for each age bracket. Games are implemented every day. Even teens have their own set of activities such as Dodgeball Insanity, Scavenger Quest and disco at the X-treme.