TONNAGE: 33,930 GRT
LENGTH: 214.66 m m
TOTAL CREW: 520
Thomson Celebration Cruises
The Thomson Celebration was built in 1984 by the Chantiers de l'Atlantique shipyard in St Nazaire, France as the MS Noordam. She was renamed the Celebration in 2005, with her elegant lines, wide wraparound teak promenade deck she really does look like a proper ship.
Tonnage 33,930 GRT
Length 214.66 m
Beam (width) 27.26 m
Speed 18 Knots
Crew & Staff 520
Electrical current 110/220 v AC
Port of registry Malta
Amenities On Board
3 restaurants, 6 bars, 1 lounge, nightclub, casino, whirlpools, 2pools, wading pool, card/reading room, beauty salon, gift shops, health club, sports deck, sauna & massage, library, medical centre, Internet cafe with wifi, 4 self service laundries, air conditioning throughout & stabilised.
In 2012/13 the Thomson Celebration has had a major refit which upgraded her to the Thomson Platinum status. The stylish makeover has seen the addition of some special extras making her look and feel contempory, public areas have been brought up to date in rich colours, touchable textiles and mood lighting to really set the scene.
The cabins on board have modern interiors, tea and coffee making facilities, flat screen TVs, hairdryers, safe at a charge and air conditioning. She has standard inside and outside cabins, Deluxe cabins and Suites which include the new Balcony cabins. The view from some suites may be obstructed, you can reserve a cabin for £42 to guarantee a unobstructed view.
The many bars on board can give you a different experience, Horizons is perfect for a quiet drink and good conversation, Hemingways is ideal for pre-dinner drinks and live music, Explorers' Lounge is laid back and ideal for afternoon tea or after dinner coffee and liqueurs. The Mezzanine Bar is on the top level of the show lounge, Liberties is where you will dance the night away in her nightclub and the Lido Bar is to take in the glorious sunshine outside next to the pool.
The 3 restaurants offer flexible dinning options. The Meridian serves breakfast, lunch and a six course dinner, all meals are served by waiters as open seating so you can dine when and where you please. Mistral's is the intimate a la carte offering the ultimate in dinning experience, you do have to pay a little more for this experience and a reservation on board is required. The Lido is the self-service buffet with al fresco seating areas, there is also a Terrace Grill for lunchtime pastas, pizza and salads. There is alsweekly dinning events on board such as International theme nights, Captains Gala Dinner and Buffet Magnifique. If you are still peckish there is 24 hour cabin service at a extra charge.
The West End-style shows and special guest acts will truly keep you entertained and if you want more there is Liberties with activities such as line dancing, Zumba classes and film screenings during the day. Live bands, game shows, karaoke and evening disco. There is also a fully-equipped Casino with gaming tables and machines to gamble the night away. With live classical and jazz music or occasional Caberets she has entertainment for your dream cruise.
During the day you can relax by the main pool which is for all the family as it comes with a separate childrens pool or there is Oceans pool which is Adults only and has its own whirlpool bath. If you want to rejuvenate with the latest range of treatments then visit Oceans Spa & Beauty Salon or maybe work of that extra cake in the Gym, how about a quick game of badminton, basketball or table tennis then head for the sports deck.
There is Kids club on board which entertains the younger ones from games arcade, talent shows, disco, internet room, pyjama parties, Nintendo Wii competition, football and lots lots more there is something to keep them happy and busy.
If Thomson Celebration is the ship for you call us for a range of fantastic destinations, amazing prices and flexible holiday options.