Celebrity Silhouette, the Latest Edition of the Solstice Class of Cruise Ships

Celebrity’s Soon to Set Sail

Silhouette, A Solstice of

A different kind!!

Celebrity’s newest addition to her fleet will soon debut in July of 2011 and will be called the “Silhouette”. The Fourth of the Solstice Class of Ships to sail, this 122,000 ton, 2884 passenger capacity cruise ship will begin her inaugural sailings to the Holy Land, and then eventually an October Trans Atlantic to take up her new home port in Bayonne NJ, and will be doing Fall 2011, twelve night Eastern and Southern Caribbean Sailings.

However, she will be sporting some definite differences from her other sister solstice vessels. Check out a short video that features her unique highlights (by clicking here).

If you’ve been thinking about indulging in the “Corning Museum”, or taking in the glass-blowing demonstrations, as they say in Italian-American “forget about it”. Not on this newest ship. What will be in its place will be an upscale outdoorsy first-of-its-kind, Lawn Club Grill. Where you can not only enjoy gourmet burgers and pizza for lunch, but will come complete with cooking demonstrations, and for dinner will feature the ability for the passengers to partake in an interactive specialty cooking instruction where the guests will choose their own special cut of meat, and then grille it themselves under the watchful eye of one of the on-board chefs, in order to teach you all of the tricks of great steak grilling!

There will also be a noticeable change in what used to be known as “Michael’s” that was a Signature Dining Venue, which will now become an up-scaled version of an international beer bar, featuring the complete social club bar feel with wide-screen televisions, where they will offer a special selection of Whiskeys, Scotches, and more than 50 International handcrafted beers, that will be complimented by a variety of house crafted (ship prepared) snack food fare.

There are planned a number of enhancements to the Lawn Club area as well. First, they will add an additional eight private cabana alcoves (that will be able to accommodate up to four people), which will be available for rental either full or partial days and each will come Wi-Fi equipped as well. There will be the  addition of a wonderful new area called “The Porch”, which will feature a 48 seat dining venue, overlooking the Lawn Club area and will offer breakfast and lunch (complimentary), but will feature Gourmet Coffees, Wine, and Beer (for a fee of course), all which will come in a more relaxed beach resort  atmosphere.

That which used to known as the “Team Earth” (interactive environmental exhibition) has been craftily remade into a Hideaway (Quiet spot) where you can relax, read a book, or listen to your music. They will even have capability for your use of on-board apple equipment in this new venue. Not to mention that they intend to offer their selection of (fee) gourmet coffee blends here too!

This amazing ship will also feature some stateroom enhancements as well, with the addition of 17 newly designed staterooms and suites not presently offered on her other sister ships in the solstice class. As you can see, this Solstice Class ship will not only be the newest, but will come with a lot of something different as well! – Bon Voyage Cruisers!

For more information on The “Celebrity SILHOUETTE”,  feel free to contact Mike via email mberryhill@cruiseholidays.com  . You can tweet Mike at http://www.twitter.com/cruisewithmike . You can follow Mike on face book at  http://www.facebook.com/cruisewithmike . To “Join” our Travel Club go to  http://meetup.com/Sun-Cities-Travelers-Group/  Mikes web site can be found at  www.mberryhill.cruiseholidays.com .  Follow Mike’s blog (or subscribe to it) at http://www.cruisewithmike.com  (or merely click on the subscribe button above to have daily delivery to your email). View all of Mikes uploaded Flickr Photo Galleries at http://www.flickr.com/photos/cruisewithmike/ . Mike also edits his own twice daily e-newspaper called “The Compass Headings” you can see (or subscribe to) it free! at http://paper.li/CruisewithMike

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About cruisewithmike

Mike is a Professional Cruise Wedding Planner, Wedding Officiant,and owner of CruisewithMike Wedding Planners. With over 20 years of experience in the Travel Industry, as an Independant Travel Consultant, Customer Service Agent, and a retired Va. Magistrate, and Clergy. Mike has a very unique perspective on Customer and Wedding Service Needs and strives to provide custom service that's "TOPS" Totally Outrageous Professional Service, with every customer he works with.
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8 Responses to Celebrity Silhouette, the Latest Edition of the Solstice Class of Cruise Ships

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  4. Barbara says:

    Oooh! Nice Ship, can’t wait to sail on her this fall!

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