Celebrity Cruises®: Celebrity Eclipse
Based upon 64 reviews.
Cruise reviews reflect the opinions of travel editors and cruisers/ readers and may not represent those of our company.
South America / antarctica
Buenos Aires, Ushuaia,Cape Horn Antarctic, Falkland Islands puerto madryn, and Montevideo in Uruguay.
Pros: Like that the passengers are in our age group; like the configuration of the oceanview for getting our food; staterooms are a decent size
Pros: The ship-amazingly beautiful, comfortable, efficient & helpful & friendly staff especially, Jenny, housekeeping, Joey wait staff and Felipe store clerk.
Sitka, Hubbard Glacier, Juneau, Ketchikan
Pros: Awesome staff, beautiful ship, great entertainment and delicous food!
Cons: The muster drill could be better organized.
Pros: Fantastic Staff, cleanliness of ship and stateroom, food
Cons: Don't have any
Pros: Excellent service. Very well organized.
Pros: Alaska Inside Passage excellent Cruise
What an Experience
Pros: Lots of activities
Cons: too many rude people
Icy Straight, Hubbard Glacier, Juneau, Ketchikan
Pros: Well appointed and good ports of call
Pros: great food, shows
Cons: seven days at sea was a bit much when the weather wasn't cooperating.
Eclipse to Hawaii
Pros: Staff , Services
Cons: 9 year old ship not quite as up to date as other ships
Hilo, Kona, Maui, Honolulu
Pros: Our travel agent! Entertainment, cabin staff, food was overall pretty good, servers were outstaniding, Milano restaurant, process using tenders to/from shore, overall boat size, days at sea, time is each port.
Cons: Vancouver port, embarkation process (both port and Celebrity), 2 days in Hilo, Tuscany restaurant. Plumbing on boat kept having probems for a large number of staterooms.
Pros: Great trip
30th anniversary journey
Pros: Great dining in Luminae
Cons: Suites on 12th deck incur noise from the Oceanview Cafe above beginning at 6:00 AM throughout the day and even into the night as preparations fro the next day begin. These should not be sold as premium cabins.
Hawaiian Cruise on Eclipse
Pros: A lovely ship . All the crew is friendly and are constantly working to clean the ship. Interesting art work. Excellent dining room experience as well as the buffet offering a variety of food.
Amsterdam, Berlin, Stockholm, Helsinki, Tallin, Copenhagen
Pros: good itinerary, classy ship
Ireland, Iceland and Scotland
Top of the morn....
Ireland, Iceland, Scotland
Pros: All arrangements were handled efficiently by my travel consultant.
Cons: The plane going out due to a problem at Newark was a bit small for such a long flight.
excellent, thank you.......
10 Night Ireland & Iceland Cruise
Ireland, Belfast, Iceland, Shetland Islands
Pros: Everything listed below
Cons: Price of onboard excursions was very expensive.
Iceland & Ireland
Dublin,Belfast, Iceland and Shetland
Pros: Celebrity Eclipse was fantastic!
Cons: Embarkation at Dublin port was terrible!
First cruise with Celebrity
Belfast, Iceland and Shetland Islands
Pros: Great Ship and Staff
Cons: Was not that crazy about the first production number
14-Day Caribbean Cruise, 2/4-18/18
St. Marteen, Barbados, Antiqua, St. Lucia, Aruba, Bonaire and Curacao
Pros: The Eclipse Team was super great. Top-notch service, wonderful food, clean ship, an overall perfect vacation!
Cons: Some evening shows were just OK, not the best. Luggage issues with Celebrity valet servcie.
ABC islands, Barbados, St Lucia, St Kitts, St Marteen
Pros: great itinerary, comfortable ship, on-board activities, helpful crew
Cons: No cons
A wonderful 2 weeks
Pros: Good food,fun people, wonderful service
Cons: Entertainment was not very good-one night out of 2 weeks was good
The eclipse experience
Pros: Mosteeryting wasgoodcarribean
Cons: There was no way to eat an earlier dinner than the 6 pm and sometimes that is needed.
Best Transatlantic Crossing EVER!
Transatlantic from Southhampton, England
six day trip
Cozemel Punta Maya Cayman Isl
Pros: Ship - Food - Entertainment - Service all excellent
Cons: Six day too short - Punta Maya ???
Grand Cayman, Cozumel,Costa Maya
Pros: Service , food, cleanliness, friendly staff, layout of ship
Eclipse to Iceland
Pros: Beautiful ship. Excellent onboard service. Very good entertainment. Murano specialty restaurant deserves a Michelin rating.
Fabulous transatlantic cruise
Pros: Outstanding service.
aruba, curaso, barbdos. antigua, st. kitts, st, martin,
Pros: everything was excellent from food to shows etc
14 day Southern Exotic Celebrity Cruise
St Maarten, St Johns, St Kitts, Nevis, St Lucia, Aruba, Barbados and Curacao.
Pros: The Celebrity Cruise team all through this cruise was fantastic. Helping out with every desire and need that I could imagine.
Cons: I had to get off the ship at the end of the 14 days.
Our cruise to the Eastern Caribbean
Phillipsburg-St.Maarten; Basse Terre; Saint Johns; Castries; Bridgetown; St. Georges; Oranjestad; Willemstad
Pros: Clean ship, friendly crew, excellent service, good food, warm weather, clam seas, friendly breezes, an excellent time!
Cons: We can't think of anything we'd consider a "con".
Cruising the Caribbean
Aruba, Curacao, St. Lucia, Antigua, Barbados, St. Kitts, St. Maarten
Pros: Nice ship, good entertainment, great staff (especially in dining room), great room location. Ports were good, except, two days in Curacao was not needed for us. Would have liked another port like St. Maarten.
Cons: Food in dining room was okay. Meat and chicken dishes were good, but the fish selection wasn't that great for me.
Southern Caribbean Islands
Pros: Friendly helpful staff, plenty of activities to keep busy if you wanted to do that.
Cons: Some of the Theater entertainment was not very impressive. Staff performers very talented but choice of shows they did were disappointing.
Aruba, Curacao, Barbados, St. Lucia, Antigua, St. Kitts, St. Maarten
Pros: great ship, easy to get around, comfortable, good service
Cons: not enough games or music during the day, particularly by the pool
Aruba, Barbadoes, St. Lucia, St. Kitts, Curaceau, Antiqua
Pros: Overall experience was great. Staff, food, entertainment, Tours were second to none.
Cons: Receiving luggage at end of cruise was time consuming. Preferred when luggage was sectioned in groups.
Aruba curaco st lucia st marten Barbados
Pros: Very good service in staterooms and dining rooms. Have had better food choices in previous years on celebrity cruises
Cons: Service in dining room was very good. However. Did not enjoy food choices especially the main courses.
Aruba, Curacao, Barbados, St. Lucia, Antigua, St. Kitts, St. Maartan
Pros: Very friendly staff who go out of their way to make your cruise the best ever. They really try hard to be perfect and they come close.
Cons: Only problem was being in Barbados on a Sunday when nothing was open. We would have preferred having a jazz group playing in the Ensemble Lounge.
Somethings good/something not so much
Bermuda, Portugal, Spain, France and England
Pros: Nicely designed ship. Some nice touches all around. The crew was from over 70 different countries. For some reason this mix made for a very warm , caring crew.
Cons: The ship would not allow passengers to carry on two bottles of wine, like many carriers do. We visited Spain and Portugal. Both are producers of excellent wines, but not for these ships I would have liked to be able to visit a nice bar similiar to the the ones on Princess..
Bermuda, Spain, Portugal, and France.
Pros: Great staff - very personable, helpful, efficient.
Trans-Atlantic Cruise, West to East
Bermuda, Azores, Lisbon, Bilbao, Le Havre, Southampton
Tradewinds Repositioning Cruise
Bermuda, Azores, Portugal, Spain, France and England
Pros: Beautiful and clean ship, well manned and driven by an excellent captain
Cons: Gambling tight
Bermuda, Portugal, Spain, France England
Pros: Loved the dining experience, staff was fantastic throughout. Ship was kept very clean.
Cons: Daytime activities were boring.
Bermuda, Azores, Lisbon, Bilboa, LeHarve, Southampton
Pros: Above average Celebrity ship and crew, food and stops. No health problems.
Pros: Beautiful ship fantastic ports of call
Cons: Weather, nothing the cruise line can control
My travel agency was great
Pros: Class act. The 3 get togethers were excellent. $25 gift certificate was greatly appreciated.
Antigua, Barbados, Aruba, St. Lucia, Curacao, Grenada, St. Maartin, St. Kitt
Pros: Wonderful ship. Great service from the crew. Enjoyed the entertainment.
Cons: Aqua Spa Cafe is not good
Hospice Cruise, February 2015
Aruba, Curacao, Grenada, Barbados, St Kitts, Antigua
Cons: Some entertainment was poor
Celebrity Eclipse Vacation
Southern Caribbean Island
Pros: The entire staff cordial, professional, friendly mannered ways, every time, every day.
Cons: Dinner food was good but was not up to the standards of all else onboard
Great ship and great ports
Aruba, Curaçao , St. Kitt, St. LuciA, St. Maarten, Antiqua, Gernada, Barbados
Pros: Loved this ship. Easy to navigate. Cabins well designed even with drawers and a bathroom nightlight!
Cons: Only one of fourteen nights did we find the entertainment not superb. Entrees on the menu were a little repetitive but all good food.
Exotic Southern Caribbean .... wonderful cruise
Aruba, Curacao, Grenada, Barbados, St. Lucia, Antigua, St. Kitts, St. Maarten
Pros: Great Professionals, Top Notch Entertainment, Great Food :-)
Christmas Cruise 2015
Labadee, Aruba, Curacao, Bonaire
Pros: Beautiful ship, hardworking crew, lots of activities.
Cons: Good food but not great. Same thing for the live entertainment.
First time on this vessel
Haiti,Aruba, Cuacao and Bonaire
Pros: Environment, Restaurants and ship
Boston, NY, Bermuda
Pros: Good time
Cons: Avoid Bistro on 5, very bad service. 2 hours for 3 item lunch!
Southhampton Boston New York Bermuda Port Canaveral Miami
Pros: Excellent Food
Cons: Waiting in line for immigration twice
Iceland and Norweigan Fjords
Iceland and Fjords in Norway
Pros: Great ports, good tours, helpful staff, and great lectures.
Cons: The weather was cold and wet and because the ship was full, there were not enough comfortable places in public areas for sitting without having to buy a drink. Even buying a drink spaces were very limited. If you did not get to the theater 15 minutes early, the popular shows filled completely up as there were not enough seats for a full ship.
Excellent Glimpse of the Baltic
Belgium, Germany, Sweden, Finland, Russia, Estonia and Denmark
Pros: Wonderful ship and crew. Nice education at Ports.
Cons: Just a glimpse...never enough time to really explore.
Everything was great!!!!!!!
All those with great beaches, Antigua and Barbados were the best beaches we went enjoyed.
Pros: Everything was done right, I was as impressed as I was in 1968 when I first experienced cruising.
Cons: Everyone loved the entertainment giving standing ovations after every show, I would have liked more than one comedy show.
Caribbean anniversary cruise
8 Caribbean islands
Pros: Beautiful ship. Very clean and well maintained. Crew was exceptional.
Cons: Some schedule concerns with dinner and shows and programs
Food and service can't be beat!
Southern Caribbean - eight islands in fourteen days
Pros: food is much better than comparable cruise lines
Cons: limited itineraries