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MS Celestyal Crystal

Celestyal Cruises Offers Itinerary of Cruises
Former Names:  Louis Cristal, Cristal, Leeward, Sally Albatross, Viking Saga

Celestyal Cristal is a sleek looking ship that has been refurbished and offers a friendly ambience and informal but high density cruising.  Celestyal Crystal passengers tend to be Mixed Ages and European. When all cabins have double occupancy, the ship provides a space ratio of 27 tons per passenger and a crew to passenger ratio of one for every 2.4 passengers. At full capacity the space ratio is 21.3 tons per passenger and the crew ratio is one to 3 passengers.
Size Medium
Rating
Built 1980
Refit 2000
Tonnage 25611
Passengers (Min/Max) 950/1200
Crew 400
Officers Scandinavian
CABINS
Total  480
Higher grade cabins feature private balconies. Standard cabins and bathrooms are very small with little storage space. Deck 6 cabins have partial views. 
Balcony  10
Ocean View  307
Inside  163
Single  0
Cabin Details Cabins Deckplans
FITNESS & LEISURE
Pools Out/In  1/0
This ship has limited sports but offers a reasonable sized spa and recreation centre and a swimming pool.
Jacuzzis  1
Fitness Centre  Yes
Sauna  Yes
Steam Room  No
Deck Space  Limited
RESTAURANTS
The two main dining rooms offer a good choice of food quite well presented with reasonable but often hurried service. Le Bistro provides alternative dining options. Main Dining Rooms  2
Sittings  2
Non Smoking  Yes
Alternative Dining  1
 ENTERTAINMENT
There is a teak wraparound promenade deck but outdoor deck space is limited and it is often very crowded around the pool. Entertainment is offered in the tiered show lounge with good sight lines. There is a sports themed bar.  Show Lounges 1
Cinema No
Library No
Casino Yes
DRESS CODE
Casual and comfortable during the day. In the evening dress tends to be smart casual (shirt and trousers for gentlemen and casual elegance for ladies). On formal evenings you can wear a suit or even a dinner jacket for men and a cocktail dress for ladies.
TIPPING
Allow £4 per passenger per day in total.
 DISABLED
Wheelchair cabins 6
Wheelchair access is acceptable. This is an older ship so facilities for disabled passengers are few.  Hoists are not provided and passengers will need to bring their own.
Lifts 4
 CHILDREN
The rating for children is Unsuitable. There are no special arrangements for children although they are welcome. 

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