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Crystal’s Limited-Time Verandah Event Invites Guests to Enjoy Veranda Staterooms at Ocean-view Prices

Crystal’s Limited-Time Verandah Event Invites Guests to Enjoy Veranda Staterooms at Ocean-view Prices, Percent Capacity for Double the Space, and Once-in-a-Lifetime Savings on Crystal Symphony

MIAMI, September 10, 2021 – For a limited time, Crystal Cruises is offering guests the chance to enjoy the sea breezes and alfresco options of a Verandah stateroom at incredible ocean-view pricing. The Limited-Time Veranda Event invites travelers to take advantage of the line’s lowest-ever Verandah stateroom fares starting at just $1,449 per guest on select all-inclusive seven- to 21-night Caribbean and Bahamas voyages aboard Crystal Symphony, November 2021 – March 2022. In addition to never-before-seen cruise savings, guests on these select sailings will receive a $125 “As You Wish” shipboard credit that may be used to enjoy indulgent spa services, book excursions and adventures ashore, and more.


Already boasting one of the highest space-per-guest ratios in the industry with nearly twice the space per guest as ships of similar scale, Crystal Symphony will sail at a 50 percent max capacity on these voyages affording guests the ultimate in social spaciousness with a whopping 140 gross tons of space per guest. In addition to abundant social distancing, guests will also enjoy peace of mind of sailing with a 100 percent vaccinated crew as well as a mandatory vaccine requirement for all guests who are eligible for the vaccine.


“Time well spent is the ultimate luxury and that remains even more true today, but in these times we can also add another very valuable luxury, the luxury of space,” explained Jack Anderson, president of Crystal. “With our Limited-Time Veranda Event we are offering guests tremendous space to indulge in ocean travel, the chance to open their verandah doors to fresh breezes, panoramic sea views and idyllic ports of call with the added confidence that our vaccination requirement and Crystal Clean+ protocols are in place to ensure a healthy, safe and pleasurable vacation experience.”


The Limited-Time Veranda Event offer will be honored on both new and existing bookings, with guests already booked in a Deluxe Stateroom with a large picture window, receiving Verandah category accommodation at the existing rate.


Best Available cruise fares for the Limited-Time Veranda Event start at just $1,449, per guest, on select Crystal Symphony sailings including limited-time Book Now Savings of up to $2,000 per guest when booked by November 3, 2021. Guests booking extended 14- or 21-night combination voyages will enjoy an additional five percent savings, while returning Crystal Society guests will receive an exclusive savings of 2.5 percent.


Crystal is also offering third berth pricing from just $950 across all categories on these select voyages, as well as low Solo Fares from just 110 percent. Travelers with Future Cruise Credits and Future Cruise Payments may also redeem them on these itineraries. A limited-time deposit of just $100 per guest on these sailings and a final payment date 60 days prior to sailing provide travelers with flexibility and ease of booking.

A sanctuary of refined style, Crystal Symphony features renowned cuisine, exceptional enrichment, sun-soaked verandahs, and the most gracious hospitality at sea. Specialty dining options tempt the palate with modern Italian favorites at Prego and Umi Uma, Nobu Matsuhisa’s restaurant, while wellness classes including yoga and mat Pilates and the pampering treatments of Crystal Life Spa soothe the soul. There are inviting social spaces, plush well-appointed suites and an award-wining enrichment program featuring expert lecturers on every voyage as well as Broadway-style productions shows.


About Crystal

              Only the world-renowned Crystal Experience offers an unwavering, unparalleled standard of excellence and luxury across four distinct cruising options: Crystal Cruises, the World’s Most Awarded Luxury Cruise Line; Crystal River Cruises, the World’s Most Luxurious River Cruise Line; and Crystal Expedition Cruises, taking Crystal’s acclaimed elegance to the farthest reaches of the world on bold adventures. Crystal has been recognized with top honors in the Condé Nast Traveler Readers’ Choice Awards for a record 27 years including, in 2019, for Best Medium-Ship Cruise Line for Crystal Cruises and Best River Cruise Line for Crystal River Cruises. Crystal was also voted “World’s Best” by the readers of Travel + Leisure for 24 years, including, in 2017 and 2020, Best River Cruise Line for Crystal River Cruises; and won “Cruise Line of the Year” and “Most Luxurious Guest Experience” by Virtuoso for 2018 & 2019. Crystal is proud to be a platinum partner of the advisors of ASTA.

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