A PROMISE OF EXCELLENCE
The distinguishing hallmark of the Crystal River Experience is undiluted excellence. Aboard ships purposefully designed for today's most sophisticated travelers, the ambience is carefree yet luxurious, engaging yet relaxing. Fresh and welcoming, an abundant use of glass allows natural light to fill expansive spaces, creating a seamless connection to the riverscape. From service to cuisine, entertainment on board and adventure ashore, every aspect of your journey with Crystal puts the focus squarely on you.
The Crystal River Cruises culinary experience celebrates dining with a savory combination of cuisine and conversation that together foster unique experiences in a relaxed environment of engaging camaraderie. Lavish culinary presentations of Michelin Star-level will be enjoyed in an elegant dining room and several more intimate dining areas.
Waterside Restaurant prepares continental favorites and regionally-inspired menus sourced locally, for breakfast, lunch and dinner; superb service and ever changing scenery.
A European Bistro aboard each vessel takes its ship's namesake, serving coffees, pastries and charcuterie by day, and wines and tapas at night.
The Vintage Room
The Vintage Room offers optional wine lunches & dinners, where extraordinary vintages of wines & champagnes are paired with lavish pairing menus, with seating for up to 10 guests.
The Pantry is a 24-hour self-service venue offering specialty coffees, teas, wines and nonalcoholic beverages.
Afternoon Tea, aperitifs, cocktails and conversation and evening entertainment are enjoyed in Palm Court. The social hub of the ship, hosted by experienced, well-traveled bartenders.
A "pop-up" Vista Bar on the open-air top deck of each ship - another Crystal exclusive - is perfect for cocktails, conversation and scenic views.
Home & Business E-mail Access
If your home or business e-mail provider has web access to your e-mail, you will be able to access it from the yacht via the Internet. If you are not sure, please contact your e-mail provider prior to your cruise.
Free Internet/Wi-Fi Service
Crystal is pleased to provide both complimentary Wi-Fi service and satellite Internet access for our guests. All onboard Internet traffic travels from the river ship to a satellite before returning back to earth to load web pages.
Crystal river yachts are equipped with a telephone system that allows you to make direct-dial satellite phone calls from your stateroom. The yacht telephone number is included in your travel documents before sailing.
Crystal River Cruises' fitness areas include state-of-the-art gym equipment. Complimentary fitness and paid fitness programs are also available. An in-house fitness instructor offers complimentary yoga, Pilates, stretch, boot camp, and circuit classes. Postural analysis, assisted stretching exercises, and personal training will also be offered for an additional fee.
- Year of construction: 2017
- Guest Capacity: 110
- Length: 134 m
- Sleeve:11.50 m
- Cabins: 55
Please note: Stateroom images and features are samples only. Actual furniture, fixtures, colors, configurations and window/porthole views may vary.
Crystal''s unparalleled success began with an express commitment to a superior level of excellence and service level within the luxury hotel industry. This standard is one that Crystal continues to raise, as it reaches new milestones and new travelers.
Founded in 1988 as Crystal Cruises, Crystal revolutionized luxury travel at sea with the launch of our first oceanic ship, Crystal Harmony in 1990 (ret. 2005). Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity followed, and with them came the continuous praise for Crystal Experience, with acclaimed acclaim for the supreme level of service found aboard the elegant ships.
The last 27 years have witnessed several elegant redesigns that have kept boats at the height of elegance and the latest technologies, innovative itineraries that have reached all corners of the world and innovative experiences to board and on land that explore the culinary and adventurous elements of world cultures Crystal''s award-winning ships will continue their evolution in luxury and excellence with their most extensive redesigns planned to date in 2017.
Crystal''s pattern of continuous improvement continued until 2015, when they embarked on brand expansion of luxury travel. Throughout the company, Crystal maintains the dedication to offer a superior level of personalized service and attention to every detail of luxury in all its brands, with its acclaimed butler service offered with almost all experiences. Along with adventures and access not available anywhere else and with more options available for guests who want to personalize their luxury vacations, Crystal''s service, space and services have shaped the company''s credo along the decades.
By sea, river, land and air, Crystal has redefined the way the world views luxury travel. Celebrating 27 years of excellence, Crystal is the most award-winning luxury cruise line in the world, having won the "Best Ship in the World" at the Conde Nast Traveler Reader Choice Awards for 24 years; has been chosen as the "Best Cruise Ship in the World" by Travel + Leisure readers for 20 years; and the "Best Luxury Cruise Line" by the professional travel organization Virtuoso for three consecutive years (2014, 2015 and 2016). Travel + Leisure readers also voted Crystal River Cruises as the "Best River Cruise Line in the World" and Crystal Yacht Expedition Cruises as the "Best Small Cruise Ship in the World" in 2017. p>