Each cruise line sets its own smoking policies. The following are the smoking policies of several cruise lines, current as of January 2014. Attempts will be made to keep this FAQ up to date. If you have a question about any of the cruise lines listed or not listed, contact ChicLuxuryCruises either through our contact form, or by calling us (866) 343-1250.

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AMAWaterways

AMAWaterwaysThe Sun Deck is the only place smoking is permitted aboard any of AMAWaterways ships.

Crystal Cruises

The seating area of the Connoisseur Club on Crystal Symphony.

The seating area of the Connoisseur Club on Crystal Symphony.

Crystal Cruises has established the following policy on smoking aboard their ships. With the exception of the Connoisseur Club, all indoor smoking is prohibited. This includes staterooms and suites, and their verandahs. If smoke is detected in your stateroom or suite, you will be charged a $250 cleaning fee per incident. Outdoor smoking is permitted in the the following areas only: Decks 10, 9 and 8 Aft on Crystal Symphony. Decks 11, 10, 9 and 8 Aft on Crystal Serenity. Cigarette smoking is permitted on the Promenade Deck at the Seahorse pool area. Cigar and Pipe smoking are prohibited in this area. Crystal Cruises does not have an electronic cigarette policy.

Oceania Cruises

Oceania CruisesCigarettes Cigars, and Pipe smoking is permitted on Deck 9, the forward starboard corner of the Pool Deck, Cigarettes only can be smoked on Deck 10, in the aft, port corner of Horizons. Smoking is expressly forbidden in all Staterooms and Suites, on verandas, or in any other area of the ship. Guests choosing to disregard this policy will be disembarked at the next port of call and may also be subject to additional fees that will be imposed to cover the costs associated with any damage to and the required cleaning of furnishings, verandas and surrounding deck or accommodation areas.

Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Connoisseur Club Aboard the Regent Seven Seas Navigator

Connoisseur Club Aboard the Regent Seven Seas Navigator

The smoking policy aboard Regent Seven Seas Cruises’ ships is as follows. Smoking is prohibited in all suites, staterooms and balconies fleet-wide. Cigarette smoking is only permitted in designated areas of the outdoor pool area and the following public rooms:

  • Seven Seas Voyager: Connoisseur Club, Horizon Lounge (Outdoor one side designated area), Pool area (Designated area opposite side of the Pool Bar).
  • Seven Seas Mariner: Connoisseur Club, Horizon Lounge  (Outdoor one side designated area), Pool area (Designated area opposite side of the Pool Bar).
  • Seven Seas Navigator: Connoisseur Club, Galileo’s  (Outdoor one side designated area), Pool area (Designated area opposite side of the Pool Bar).

Cigar Smoking is only permitted in the Connoisseur Club and the designated area on the opposite side of the Pool Bar. Pipe smoking is only permitted in the Connoisseur Club. Electronic cigarette smoking is permitted with the exception of the indoor and outdoor dining venues. Failure to comply with this ban will result in guests being asked to leave the ship at their expense, without refund or credit for the unused portion of their cruise.

Seabourn Cruises

Seabourn Cruises smoking policy.

The Observation Bar aboard Seabourn

The Observation Bar aboard Seabourn

Cigarette smoking is permitted in the following areas:

On the Seabourn Pride, Seabourn, Spirit, and Seabourn Legend:

  • Smoking is permitted on the private verandas of guest suites in Categories CS and OW.
  • Smoking is not permitted on the balconies of B category suites.
  • Inside smoking of cigarettes is permitted in the port-side half of the forward observation lounge on Deck 8 after 8 PM.
  • Outside smoking of cigarettes, cigars and pipes is permitted on the starboard half of the Sky Bar on Deck 8, including the bar stools, except during luncheon and dinner service in that location. During those hours only, smoking is permitted on the aft section of Deck 8.

On the Seabourn Odyssey, Seabourn Quest, and Seabourn Sojourn:

  • Inside smoking of cigarettes will be permitted in the port-side half of the Observation Bar on Deck 10 after 8 PM.
  • Outside smoking of cigarettes is permitted on the verandas of guest suites, on the starboard half of the Sky Bar on Deck 9 including the bar stools, and on the starboard half of the open terrace aft of The Club on Deck 5.
  • Outside smoking of cigarettes, pipes and cigars is permitted on the open terrace aft of Seabourn Square of Deck 7. This is the only area on board where pipe and cigar smoking is permitted.
  • Guests are asked to refrain from smoking pipes and cigars anywhere inside the ship, including in guest suites, on verandas and balconies.

Smoking of electronic cigarettes is permitted in guest suites. Smoking of water-pipes, glass-pipes or other smoking devices is not permitted on board. Any guest who smokes inside staterooms in violation of our policy will be charged a US$250 cleaning fee per day of violation.

Silversea

Connoisseur's Corner on the Silver Shadow and Silver Whisper

Connoisseur’s Corner on the Silver Shadow and Silver Whisper

Silversea’s smoking policy does not permit for smoking in any guest suites or verandahs, or any public area.

Smoking is permitted in The Connoisseur’s Corner. Additional tables and seating have been made available outside of the Panorama Lounge, the Pool Bar, and specified areas of open decks. Tables and seating have been made available outside La Terrazza for cigarette smoking exclusively.

Viking River Cruises

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All Viking ship interiors and staterooms are nonsmoking. Each ship has an outdoor smoking area.

Other Cruise Lines

Celebrity Cruises

Designated smoking areas will be on the Port side of the ship. There is no smoking in any area of the ship other than the designated areas. There is no smoking on any Celebrity Cruises shore excursions.

Violations will incur a $250 cleaning charge. Further action may be taken by Celebrity Cruises as outlined in the “Consequences Section” of the Guest Conduct Policy.

You must be 18 years old to purchase, posses, or use tobacco products onboard.

For the purpose of the policy, e-cigarrettes are treated as any other smoking product.

Royal Caribbean International

Smoking is not permitted outside of the following designated areas.
Oasis class ships: Designated ares on the Port side.
All other ships: Designated areas on the Starboard side.
Casino Royale: With the exception of some cruises departing China, the Casino Royale will have a designated smoking section.
Mariner of the Seas: Connoisseur Club located on Deck 5.
Voyager of the Seas: The Vault nightclub located on Deck 3.

Violations will incur a $250 cleaning charge. Further action may be taken by Celebrity Cruises as outlined in the “Consequences Section” of the Guest Conduct Policy.

You must be 18 years old to purchase, posses, or use tobacco products onboard.

For the purpose of the policy, e-cigarrettes are treated as any other smoking product.

Princess Cruises

Princess Cruises permits smoking outdoors in the designated areas.

Sun Class:
Port side forward / Port side aft–by the Trade Wind  bars.
Deck 12 forward on the ship by the Riviera bar.
Deck 14 Port side aft by the Oasis bar.

Grand Class:
Port side forward / Port side aft –by the bars.
Deck 14 terrace pool, aft of the ship.

Coral Class:
Port side deck 15 by the Tridendt Bar.

Interior areas where smoking is permitted are clearly marked and can be found at the Cigar Lounge as well as certain areas of the nightclub and casino.

Keeping the comfort of our passengers a priority, and in consideration of consumer studies which show smokers are a small minority of passengers, Princess has implemented the following smoking policy:

Violations will incur a $250 cleaning charge.

Electronic Cigarettes:
The use of electronic cigarettes is permitted in all areas onboard with the exception of dining areas and the Princess Theater. However, should a fellow passenger in the vicinity feel inconvenienced and complain, even after being told the difference between electronic cigarettes and real cigarettes, we will ask the passenger to refrain from smoking the electronic cigarette.

Holland America Line

For the comfort of all of our guests, all staterooms, showrooms and most other indoor areas are designated non-smoking. While smoking is not permitted in staterooms, guests are allowed to smoke on stateroom verandahs. Smoking is also permitted on certain other designated, outside decks. The designated smoking areas for all ships are as follows unless otherwise noted:

  • Stateroom verandahs.
  • Casino – Active players only.
  • Seaview Bar.
  • Outside Decks.
  • Sports Deck.
  • Observation Deck (ms Prinsendam, ms Eurodam, ms Nieuw Amsterdam, ms Noordam, ms Oosterdam, ms Westerdam, and ms Zuiderdam only).

Cigar and pipe smoking is not allowed anywhere inside the ship; it is only permitted on the outside decks where smoking is otherwise allowed and on stateroom verandahs. Electronic cigarettes are permitted in staterooms but not in other public areas of the ship other than on outside decks designated as smoking areas.

Any guest who smokes inside staterooms in violation of our policy will be charged a US$250 cleaning fee per day of violation.