A superior standard of service is at the heart of the Crystal Experience, delivered by the most highly awarded staff at sea. Professionals chosen for their winning personalities and renowned for their unparalleled expertise. With one of the highest staff to guest ratios in the industry, guests are welcomed to their home upon the sea, enjoying an immediate sense of belonging to the Crystal Family.
By deliberate design, Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity carry far fewer guests than ships of similar size and feature a 360 degree wraparound teak Promenade Deck, a rarity on ships today, for walking or jogging.
Crystal’s Creative Learning Institute classes and workshops take place in state of the art dedicated spaces. One of the classes being a digital filmmaking class. Computer University at Sea is an expansive and comprehensive high-tech learning venue for dozens of complimentary classes using 27″ I Mac computers. There is a dedicated Bridge Lounge for ACBL instruction and play. Shoppers are catered for in the chic and spacious Avenue of the Stars promenade featuring fine jewellery and apparel.
Open seating dining in three distinct venues for breakfast, lunch or dinner. There are up to five dining venues for breakfast and lunch and up to eight for evening dining.
Crystal’s complimentary “You Care, We Care” voluntourism excursions are an opportunity on early every voyage, to invest your time and heart into the future well-being of the places visited on your particular voyage.
Crystal Expedition Cruises
Debuting in 2020, Crystal Endeavor in all-inclusive luxury, hosted by an experienced Expedition Team of 25, in voyages of 12 to 22 nights, will explore the wilds of the Russian Far East, the coastal wonders of Japan and the intriguing biodiversity of the Philippines, Borneo and Indonesia as well as offshore adventures in Australia, underwater explorations of the Great Barrier Reef, immersive explorations of Tasmania and the fjords of New Zealand.