About the hotel

From the majestic pitons of St. Lucia, to the beautiful botanical gardens of the British Virgin Islands, the Caribbean Gems Cruise takes you on a tour of the most captivating sights in the Caribbean. With day round entertainment and a whole host of mouth-watering dining venues, life onboard the Marella Celebration is never dull as you make your way around the Caribbean's sun-kissed sights. Personalised service and recently refurbished accommodations ensure a memorable stay as you indulge in all of the delights of a luxury cruise liner and its enchanting destinations.

Take a look at the itinerary

  • Explore the majestic pitons from the comfort of a newly refurbished cruise liner
  • Uncover the gems of Grenada and Antigua by day and savour the taste of mouth-watering dining by night
  • Discover eclectic cultures and unmissable sights in the British Virgin Islands

At a glance
Caribbean Gems Cruise location
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Day 1 - La Romana, Dominican Republic

Discover a heaven of Latin-infused, Caribbean culture as you explore the shores of La Romana. Take a tour of the enchanting sights or laze on one of the many beaches, the choice is yours.

Day 2 - At Sea

Pamper yourself in the onboard Ocean's Beauty Salon & Spa as you unwind ready for the start of your next adventure before lounging amid the soothing sounds of a live guitarist in Hemingway's Bar with the cocktail of the day.

Day 3 - St. George's, Grenada

Known as the 'Spice Island', Grenada is the home of all things fragrant. Wander the enchanting Harbour of St. George's or don your walking boots for a hike in the magnificent Grand Etang National Park for a picture-perfect view.

Day 4 - Castries, St. Lucia

Allow the sight of the legendary pitons to take your breath away as you explore the delights of Castries or dive beneath the surface for a look at some of the best coral reefs of the Caribbean.

Day 5 - St. John's Antigua

Rumoured to have a different beach for every day of the year, Antigua definitely doesn't disappoint in terms of stunning beaches. With pristine waters and soft sand beaches, the shoreline of St. John's is some of the best in the world, not to mention the thrilling life that lives beneath the waves.

Day 6 - Philipsberg, St Maarten

Discover a combination of French and Dutch cultures on an island ruled by both. Philipsburg, the Dutch capital offers an abundance of top-of-the-range designer outlets with a chance to see how fast the yachts can move at the home of America's Cup Sailing Regatta.

Day 7 - Road Town, British Virgin Islands

Discover the highest point of the British Virgin Islands as you explore Sage Mountain National Park or meander through the enchanting streets of Road Town's pretty centre, lined with countless brightly-painted bungalows and an assortment of museums and historical buildings.

Day 8 - La Romana, Dominican Republic

End where you began, on the sunny shores of La Romana. Why not take the opportunity to pick up a souvenir of locally-mined amber, expertly fashioned into a one-of-a-kind jewellery piece or visit the artist's village of Altos de Chavon, just north of La Romana.

Itinerary is subject to change

Ocean's Beauty Salon & Spa

Sink in to pure indulgence in a spa offering all of the latest beauty and pampering treatments.

The Pool

With live entertainment and a bar and grill for those who get peckish, the pool is the perfect place to hang out and catch up on some rays from the sun loungers. For those wanting a quieter experience, the pool on deck 8 has a more laid-back vibe with lovely sea views.

Kid's Pool

Allow the kids to let off some steam in a pool specially catering to them.

Kid's Club

Catering for kids aged 3-11, the onboard kids club offers a wealth of opportunities for fun and play with themed parties, treasure hunts and a range of other fun activities.

Broad Street Shops

Indulge in some retail therapy whilst on board in the ship's range of duty free delights.

Oceans Gym

Fully-equipped with a range of cardio and resistance equipment, the gym is the perfect place to keep up with your fitness regime whilst expert personal trainers help you get into the best of shape.

Browsers Corner

A quiet corner perfect for relaxing and browsing the shelves for a good book, guidebooks and novels are abound in this secluded corner of the ship.

Pure Portrait Studio

Allow expert photographers to create memorable images of your time at sea, from a session inside of the professional studio to poses at the front of the ship, there is something for every taste.


From cosy inside cabins to luxurious suite cabins, comfortable surroundings and charming style will ensure a pleasant stay from every corner. All cabins include as standard:

  • Air conditioning
  • Flatscreen TV
  • 2 full-length wardrobes
  • Hairdryer
  • Tea & coffee-making facilities
  • Safe (charge)

Premier Service includes:

  • Express check-in (subject to availability)
  • Priority luggage delivery
  • Free pressing or up to 3 items per person in the first 24hrs onboard
  • Free continental breakfast in bed, 1 per person, per week.

Single Inside or Outside Cabin

Perfect for solo travellers or those who would like their own space, Single Cabins offer a comfortable single bed with en-suite shower and WC.

Decks 1-8 Inside or Outside Cabin

Furnished with either two single beds or a queen-sized bed, these cabins offer a comfortable retreat from the excitements of the ship with an en-suite shower and WC. 3 & 4-berth cabins feature twin beds and upper berths that fold away with additional wardrobe space.

Deck 7 Outside Cabin

Indulge in the added luxury of an en-suite wet room with an included 2 beds or one queen-sized bed. 3-4-berth cabins have twin beds with upper berths that fold away for extra space as well as additional wardrobe space.

Decks 6/7/8 Deluxe Cabin

Catch glimpses of distant lands or overlook tranquil seas from a Deluxe Cabin complete with picture window. Treat yourself at the minibar or lounge on the chairs with table before retiring to a queen or twin beds for a restful night's sleep. A third folding bed can sleep an additional third person and an en-suite provides a shower over a bath and a WC.

  • Some Deluxe Cabins are interconnecting

Deluxe Balcony Cabin with Premier Service

Indulge in the added luxury of Premium Service as you lounge in your cabin's private seating area and step through the wide glass doors that open out onto a private furnished balcony to take in the sea views. With either a queen-sized bed or two single beds that convert into a double, the cabin also includes an en-suite shower over bath and WC.

  • Includes Premier Service

Suite Cabin with Premier Service

Treat yourself to the most luxurious of cabins as you sink into the extra space afforded by 26-27m² of floor space. With a separate living and sleeping space, you can focus on enjoying the sea views from your picture window before retiring to a king-sized bed, bathed in comfort. The cabin's sofa converts to a bed to sleep a third person and the room also features a minibar, iPod docking station and en-suite bathroom with a shower over a bath and a WC.


With a wide range of dining options from steaks cooked on hot stones to Asian-inspired delights, there is something for even the most discerning of traveller onboard the Marella Celebration

Terrace Grill

Indulge in the unique opportunity to sizzle your own steak to perfection on a bed of hot stones of an evening or head to this relaxed venue by day to enjoy light bites including pasta and salads.

  • Cover charge applies in the evening

The Meridan Restaurant

Enjoy waiter service in a charming venue featuring multi-course dinners and an open seating concept. Warmly decorated, this dining venue offers breakfast lunch and dinners.

Lido Restaurant

Savour the taste of laid-back dining at its very best as you sample the buffet delights of Lido Restaurants. With both indoor and outdoor dining areas the restaurant offers a wide variety of hot and cold dishes from full breakfasts to late nights snacks.

Kora La Restaurant

Uncover the tastes of Asia at a venue delightfully offering its exotic tastes with striking interiors to match.

  • Cover charge applies.

Mistral's Restaurant

From the succulent delights of lobster thermidor and a mouth-watering lamb rack, the à la carte menu of Mistral's doesn't disappoint. With attentive waiter service and sophisticated surroundings, Mistral's Restaurant is a real taste of extravagant dining onboard.

  • Cover charge applies
  • Reservation required


Find your inner cowgirl or boy with line dancing in this lively lounge in the centre of the ship or burn off some calories with the energetic Zumba. Alternatively, take things easy with bingo or film screenings before enjoying karaoke, game shows or live bands in the evening whilst sipping on your tipple of choice.


Get to grips with the games of chance as you sign up for blackjack or poker lessons or enjoy the thrill of the fruit machines.

Broadway Show Lounge

Enjoy all the thrills of the west end from onboard your cruise ship as you revel in the delights of colourful productions and exciting guest stars in this upbeat lounge.

From candy-coloured towns to swimming with stingrays in the Cayman Islands, Marella cruises take you on a tour of the some of the world's most captivating sights, all from the comfort of a luxuriously equipped cruise liner. Scale to new heights with onboard rock climbing walls or tantalise your taste buds with mouth-watering dining before retiring to comfortable accommodation ready for the next day’s adventures. Marella Cruises let you do it all and more.

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