Where does the ship go/what is the itinerary?
The Celebrity Silhouette leaves from Southampton on May 19th, 2018 and sails to Bilbao (Spain), Vigo (Spain) & Cherbourg (France). All beautiful destinations with fabulous Shore Excursions & Tours available. It then sails back to Southampton on May 26th, 2018 arriving into port at dawn for disembarkation.
Will I be able to get off at the Ports of Call? How much will Shore Excursions & Tours cost?
Yes, when we stop off in all Ports of Call you will get the chance to take part in the Shore Excursions & Tours or even just get off the Ship and explore for yourself at your own pace. Once you board the Silhouette you will get a list of the different types of day trips available for the upcoming Port – if there is a specific trip you would like to do, it is recommended you book it as soon as possible at the Shore Excursions Desk. The tour prices vary, based on duration & type.
How do I pay for drinks and merchandise on board?
You will receive your key card at check in which is the only form of payment on board, no cash is exchanged. This key card is the key to your room and identification on board, so it is recommended you take it with you everywhere you go on the ship. Although all meals and performances are paid for (excluding specialty dining options), if you would like to purchase duty-free souvenir, shore excursions or alcoholic beverages etc., you will need to use your seapass card.
At the end of the cruise, you can pay your account either by cash or simply charge to your credit card. Refer to your Cruiseco travel agent regarding drinks packages.
Are there any children’s facilities onboard?
In short, yes! Contact your Cruiseco agent for more information.
Is entertainment on board free?
All Bravo 2018 artist performances, onboard experiences and entertainment is included in your ticket price. NOTE* Some extra Celebrity shipboard activities such as bingo and fitness classes incur a minimal charge. Refer to your cruise compass daily in-room newsletter for further information whilst onboard.
What else is included in the price of the cruise?
Your cabin fare entitles you to the following:
7 night cruise aboard Celebrity Silhouette
All meals, activities, entertainment and gratuities (excluding drinks, specialty restaurants & duty free shopping) on board
Port charges and government taxes.
Are all the restaurants on board included in the price of the cruise?
Short answer: No, not all of them. The Celebrity Silhouette has now added some new specialty restaurant options. Premium dining options such as Qsine incur a dining surcharge. Contact your Cruiseco agent for more information.
Will the food be suitable for gluten intolerant people?
Celebrity Cruises pride themselves on their fantastic cuisine and understand the diversity of passengers’ food requirements. If you have any specific food requirements, such as lactose/gluten intolerance, veganism etc, simply tell your Cruiseco agent when booking. There are vegetarian options on every menu.
How many dance floors are there on the ship?
There are many dance floors on board, if you wish to dance the night away, or simply sit back and relax and enjoy a performance, this vast ship tailors experiences and entertainment to all types of cruise passenger.
What type of clothes shall we pack? Do we need casual/formal attire? Are there any theme nights onboard?
Shorts, t-shirts, slacks, trousers, casual skirts, blouses and sundresses are all perfect during the day, whether indoors or out.
Suggested guidelines for nights are:
Casual: Sport shirts and slacks for men, sundresses or pants for women
Smart Casual: Jackets for men, dresses or pantsuits for women
Formal: There are no formal nights onboard however some passengers choose to “frock up” for the Captain’s Chic Cocktail Party.
Theme Nights: There will be two theme nights to be announced - Check with your Cruiseco agent closer to sail for more information.
What types of shops are there on the ship?
Luxurious, new Bulgari and Michael Kors boutiques join an already superb assortment of shops for watches, jewellery, fashions, cosmetics and fragrances onboard Celebrity Silhouette. Find Omega, Tag Heuer, Longines, John Hardy, Tommy Bahama, Nautica, eco-friendly Mad Bags, Calvin Klein, Armani, Versace, D&G by Dolce and Gabbana, and many more exclusive brands.
What can we do to reduce the effect of motion sickness?
The Celebrity Silhouette is a modern ship fitted with stabilizers to assist in reducing the impact of movement. If by any chance you do feel unwell once you get on board, complimentary sea sickness ginger tablets can be obtained from the Purser’s Desk, or you can visit the medical staff onboard.
Is there a deck plan of ship and cabins?
Simply click on the deck plan tab and you will be directed to full detailed deck plan of the luxurious Celebrity Silhouette, your “home away from home” aboard Bravo UK 2018.