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Crystal Symphony® Activities & Services

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Activities & Services

If you believe that the journey is the adventure, then the fabulously carefree days at sea are sure to inspire the most meaningful stories. Mornings of yoga and Pilates, a rejuvenating hot stone massage, or a jog around the Promenade Deck. Afternoons quenching your curiosities about digital filmmaking at the Creative Learning Institute, sampling rare wines at a tasting, traditional afternoon tea every afternoon in the Pam Court, or mastering our technology skills on 27" iMacs® - conveniently dual platform for Mac and PC users - at the Computer [email protected] Perhaps you'll attend an intriguing lecture or a lively dance class, practice your hand at painting, or perfect your golf game using TaylorMade® clubs at a PGA pro-hosted clinic. With Crystal, the choices are as endless as the sea.

Tipping Policy

With Crystal’s all-inclusive cruising, complimentary gratuities for housekeeping (Penthouse Butler, Penthouse Attendant, Stateroom Attendant and Trainee Stateroom Attendants), bar and dining staff (including specialty restaurants and in-room dining service staff) are included.

If you would like to present gratuities for other service personnel, please do so at your discretion, or if you have any questions regarding gratuities, please contact the Reception Desk on board.

Crystal suggests an 18% gratuity for Crystal Spa & Salon services, which will be automatically added to your bill and charged to your shipboard account for your convenience.

Onboard Ambiance

Refined Luxury

Public Rooms
  • Library 
  • Internet Café 
  • Show Lounge 
  • Casino 
  • Nightclub 
  • Movie Theater 
  • Bar(s)/Lounge(s) 
Stateroom Amenities
  • Television / Radio 
  • In-Stateroom Movies 
  • Private Safe 
  • Direct Dial Phone 
  • Hair Dryer 
  • Minibar and/or Refrigerator 
  • DVD Player 
  • Showers and/or Bath Tubs 
  • Sitting Area 
  • Bath Amenities/Toiletries 
  • Bath Robes 
  • Complimentary Bottled Water (and/or Other Beverages) 
  • Nightly Turndown Service 
  • Slippers 
  • Suites 
  • Binoculars 
  • Butler Service 
  • Exclusive Amenities 
  • Luxury Bedding 
  • Spacious Closet(s) 
  • Classes and Workshops 
  • Educational/Enrichment Programs 
  • Guest Lecturers 
  • Wine Tasting Seminars 
  • Cocktail Hour 
  • Evening Entertainment 
  • Dancing 
  • Karaoke 
  • Live Music 
Other Facilities
  • Elevators 
  • Beauty Salon 
  • Boutique(s) (duty-free) 
  • Self-Service Laundromat 
  • Concierge Desk 
  • Infirmary / Medical Center A trained physician and medical staff are on call 24 hours a day. The professional services of this staff, as well as certain medications, are available on board at reasonable costs. Guests requiring ongoing medication, or having specific dietary needs, are advised to bring an ample supply of medication or dietary supplements with them in their carry-on luggage.
  • Dry Cleaning/Laundry 
  • Business Services 
  • Safe Deposit Boxes 
  • Communications 
Sports, Health & Fitness
  • Outdoor Swimming Pool(s) 
  • Full Service Spa 
  • Sauna 
  • Steam Room 
  • Whirlpool(s) 
  • Aerobics and/or Cardio Instruction 
  • Weight Machines 
  • Free Weights 
  • Cardio Equipment 
  • Putting Greens 
  • Jogging Track 
  • Shuffleboard 
  • Ping Pong 
  • Fitness Center 
  • Yoga and/or Pilates Instruction 
  • Golf Cages and/or Golf Simulator 
  • Paddle Tennis 
  • Mini-Golf 
  • Personal Training 
  • Weight Training 
Children & Teens
  • Babysitters Available On all sailings and depending on demand, in-stateroom babysitting services for children 1 year and older are available on a first-come-first-served basis. Fees apply. Arrangements can be made through the Concierge located at the Reception Desk.
  • Seasonal Children's Program Crystal ships feature a fully supervised Junior Activities program for kids between the ages of 3 and 17 on Holiday voyages and nearly all summer sailings, each with dedicated play areas for both young kids and teens. Children are supervised during their activities with the Junior Activities Directors, and children with parents’ permission are free to come and go as they please. The Junior Activities program is not intended to be utilized as a babysitting service or daycare facility. Children under the age of the 3 must be supervised by a parent or guardian at all times.
  • Dedicated Children's Center 
  • Dedicated Teen Center 
  • Youth Counselor Staff 
  • Dining Style: Formal Nights and Casual Evenings 
  • Formal Restaurant(s) 
  • Casual Dining Venue(s)  
  • Alternative Specialty Restaurant(s)  
  • 24-hour Room Service  
  • Dining Style: Flexible Dining Options  
  • Dining Style: Open Seating 
  • Afternoon Tea 
  • Al Fresco Dining 
  • Café/Coffee Bar 
  • Ice Cream Bar 
  • All Beverages Included In Cruise Fare 

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