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Crystal Cruises has two luxury Japanese owned cruise ships - the Crystal Symphony and the Crystal Serenity.  They also have a ship offering river cruising on the Danube and a small ship that offers expeditions around the globe. Crystal Cruises is consistently rated among the best cruises in the world at Conde Nast Traveler. 

Crystal Symphony Ship Details

Crystal Symphony in Mazatlan

Guest capacity: 922; Total crew: 566

Crystal Serenity Ship Details

Guest capacity: 1,070; Total crew: 655

Crystal Cruises Dining


Voted the World’s Best more than any other cruise line, hotel or resort in history!

  • Condé Nast Traveler: voted Best Large-Ship Cruise Line for 17 years!

  • Travel + Leisure: voted World’s Best Large-Ship Cruise Line for 15 years in a row!

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Alcohol - Effective spring 2012, vacations on the award-winning Crystal Symphony and Crystal Serenity will include complimentary fine wines and premium spirits throughout the ship and open bar service in all lounges.

Smoking - Most areas of the ships are non-smoking. Smoking inside is permitted only in the Connoisseur Club and by request at the gaming tables in the casino. Smoking outside is permitted in designated areas. Smoking is not permitted in suites.

Gratuities - Gratuities are included in Crystal's cruise pricing.

Crystal Cancellation Policy

Single Supplement - Crystal does offer single supplement discounts on some voyages.

Ambassador Host - Crystal has a program that ensures suitable older single men are available for dancing.