2015 Travel and Leisure World's Best AwardThe World’s Best…

For 19 years in a row, Crystal Cruises has been voted the “World’s Best Large-Ship Cruise Line” by the readers of Travel + Leisure.  That is a record unmatched by any other luxury cruise line.  As a further testimony to the standing of this luxury cruise line, consider the fact that Crystal Cruises has won a “Worlds Best” from Conde Nast and Travel + Leisure not only more than any other cruise line has, it has also more than any hotel or resort.

The cruise lines’ staff are above excellent and always professional.  ChicLuxuryCruises considers for an over all cruise experience, Crystal Cruises deserves every accolade it has received.

Crystal All-Inclusive

  • Air and transfers*:  Free air is included in the base price for stateroom categories E through AA.  In many cases in categories PH and above, free business class air is included.  If one elects not to take the Crystal air with the cruise, a reasonable air credit is given.
  • Gratuities
  • Beverages:  Many fine wines and premium spirits as well as coffees, teas, water, juices, and carbonated beverages.
  • Specialty restaurants:   The food is exceptional with the service competing with the food for top billing. ChicLuxuryCruises has a growing wealth of information on Crystal Cruises dining venuesClick Here.
  • Cocktails before Dinner or after hours:  Every Crystal cruise liner has a plethora of areas for cocktails and dancing. There are numerous lounges an one or two always have a piano bar for entertainment. The Crystal Orchestra plays well into the night for dancers. For smokers there is the Crystal version of the Connoisseur’s Club.
  • Enrichment:  Crystal Cruises provides enrichment opportunities for everyone.  Enrichment opportunities click here.
  • Fitness:  A gym with state-of-the art equipment, well-appointed separate men’s and women’s steam, saunas and whirlpools.  Classes including yoga, mat Pilates, “Tour de Spin” cycling, cutting-edge Kinesis™ systems,  and Tai Chi courses.  Golf lessons with PGA instructors.  Exclusive 360° Deck for uninterrupted walks, jogs and sweeping ocean views.  Walk-on-Water® weighted vests and Nordic Pole walking equipment.  Paddle tennis.
  • Staterooms with satellite TV and movie/DVD rentals, stocked mini-bar, luxurious appointments, and 24-hour room service.  All verandahs are private.  Penthouses include butler service, unpacking and packing upon request,  pressing and shoe shine, afternoon tea service and nightly hors d’oeuvres. The Crystal Penthouse includes private car transfers.

Random Facts

  • Crystal Cruises is the first luxury cruise line to publish their entire cruise atlas in Spanish.
  • Almost all Crystal Cruise sailings are part of the “Family Memories Program”

For more information on Crystal Cruises, use the navigation menus to peruse our site or click here to see Crystal Cruises site.