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Celebrity Silhouette

Capacity
2886
Crew
1000
Tonnage
122 210
Length
315 m (1,033 ft)
First voyage
2011
Decks
16

Celebrity Silhouette is a Solstice-class cruise ship currently operated by Celebrity Cruises, a subsidiary of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.

History

Celebrity Silhouette is the fourth ship in the Solstice class, following her sister ships, Celebrity Solstice, Celebrity Equinox, Celebrity Eclipse, and preceding Celebrity Reflection. Solstice, Equinox, and... Read more

Celebrity Silhouette

Cruiseline: 
Capacity (DO): 
2886
Crew: 
1000
Tonnage: 
122 210
Length: 
315 m (1,033 ft)
Beam: 
36.8 m (121 ft)
First voyage: 
2011
Decks: 
16

Celebrity Silhouette is a Solstice-class cruise ship currently operated by Celebrity Cruises, a subsidiary of Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd.

History

Celebrity Silhouette is the fourth ship in the Solstice class, following her sister ships, Celebrity Solstice, Celebrity Equinox, Celebrity Eclipse, and preceding Celebrity Reflection. Solstice, Equinox, and Eclipse entered service in 2008, 2009, and 2010, respectively. Silhouette debuted in 2011, and Reflection, the final ship in the class, debuted in 2012.

Construction and delivery

In May 2007, Celebrity Cruises announced an order for the fourth Solstice-class ship, then unnamed, for a tentative Fall 2011 debut. The ship, at a guest capacity of approximately 2,850 passengers, was estimated to cost around $250,000 per berth, or roughly $712.5 million. The vessel's name, Celebrity Silhouette, was announced on 21 December 2009. On 29 May 2011, Celebrity Silhouette was floated out from the Meyer Werft shipyard in Papenburg, and was delivered to Celebrity Cruises on 18 July 2011. She sailed to Hamburg for her naming ceremony on 21 July 2011, where Michelle Morgan, president and CEO of Signature Travel Network, officially christened the vessel.

Design specifications

Celebrity Silhouette is built to the same design as her preceding three Solstice-class sister ships, but carries slightly larger dimensions, being 400 tons larger, and six feet longer than her preceding sister ships. She is 319 metres (1,047 ft) in length overall, with a beam of 36.8 metres (121 ft), and a tonnage value of 122,400 gross tons. Upon completion, she had a capacity of 2,885 passengers.

Service history

Celebrity Silhouette was last refurbished during a 42-day dry dock that began in January 2020 at the Navantia shipyard in Cádiz. Among the changes were six new passenger cabins and new venues.

Deployments

On 23 July 2011, Celebrity Silhouette embarked on her maiden voyage to Barcelona, including a call in Rome, where she would begin cruising Mediterranean voyages for the rest of the summer season. Beginning in November 2011, she homeported in Bayonne, New Jersey at Cape Liberty Cruise Port, to operate 12-night Caribbean itineraries for her inaugural year.

Celebrity Silhouette is currently homeported at Port Everglades in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, and sails 9-day and 12-day Southern Caribbean itineraries. In summer 2020, she will cruise out of Southampton, sailing to Northern Europe and Iceland, before re-positioning to South America for her maiden season in the Southern Hemisphere, cruising along Brazil, Argentina, Peru, and Antarctica.

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Attractions on Celebrity Silhouette


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Silhouete Theater

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The grand Silhouette Theater is the premier live performance venue aboard Celebrity Silhouette. While accommodating a generous audience, it retains a comfortable, intimate atmosphere, bringing you ...
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Shore Excursions

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Here you can book excursions
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Shops on the Boulevard

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Beautiful walkways lead you to sophisticated boutiques that hold stylish clothing, jewelry, cosmetics, fragrances and more. Window shop, attend a fashion show or select gifts for friends and family...
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Fortunes Casino

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Feeling lucky? Combining the ambience of Monte Carlo and the energy of Las Vegas, Fortunes Casino is a perfect spot to participate in a game of chance or comfortably view all of the action at our t...

Card Room

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Try your hand at a game of gin rummy or simply take time to spend with new friends.
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ShipMates®

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ShipMates offers plenty of games to play and activities to take part in specifically for children age 3-5.

Celebrity Central

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For lively, diverse entertainment, the versatile Celebrity Central is the perfect destination. Catch a late night comedy show, an engaging presentation from one of our Smithsonian Journeys speakers...
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Crush

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Tucked in a corner of the Martini Bar, Crush takes the frozen bar concept, and the appreciation of fine vodka and caviar, a bit further. The communal table features and ice well right down the cent...
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The Library

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Escape into a good book or browse through some of your favorite magazines in our spacious and peaceful library; two floors of quiet contemplation and vast knowledge are at your fingertips.
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Mast Grill & Bar

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The perfect place to grab a quick bite, like burgers and other specialties grilled to order, while relaxing out on the Pool Deck.

Latest travel blogs about Celebrity Silhouette



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Exciting Aerial Video of Celebrity Silhouette Cruise Ship


This ship was launched in 2011 and has faithfully served her owner since that time. Her construction cost the company $640 million, and her next refurbishment is scheduled for January 2020.  Dear friends! Today we invite you to get acquainted with the Celebrity Silhouette cruise ship and...

Our next stop during the cruise is the island of  Grand Cayman , known for its snow-white emerald beaches, iguanas and off-shore zone. To my surprise, only during my visit I’ve realized that it is one of the wealthiest and prosperous states of the Caribbean…  the annual average salary...
One week holidays pass very quickly and now our cruise liner returns back to the  port of Ft. Lauderdale from which the voyage began. It is wise to unload early in the morning, as there will be long lines everywhere; the customs office, the airport, etc. Early morning in ...
This post contains all the pictures of vessels that i captured from my trip to the  port of Fort Lauderdale . We met this expensive catamaran at the port's exit: There are many berths in the port - about eight. Each vessel must be docked in a separate berth because of the different zones...
I had the opportunity to take another cruise on the  Celebrity Silhouette liner.  After a morning in New York, with a temperature of 41 degrees F (5 degrees C), it was really nice to look at such view through my window a few hours later. A couple of pictures of the surroundings...
The second part of the small photo report about our trip to the Jamaican port town of  Falmouth. After the beach and quite a strong burning in the sun, I realized that I had enough and returned to the ship. Actually, after returning to the port, I took photos of the mainland where the...