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Celebrity Millennium Cruise Review to Other (Asia/Africa/Middle East)

Cruises: 4-6 cruises
Review: 1
Helpful Votes: 4

Overall rating:

4.9 out of 5
Celebrity Millennium

14 Night Southeast Asia Immersion (Hong Kong To Singapore)

Sail date: December 22, 2018

Ship: Celebrity Millennium

Cabin type: Inside

Cabin number: 7058

Traveled as: Family (older children)

Reviewed: 1 year ago

Review summary

We really enjoyed this cruise and the Millennium staff were very attentive. Areas for improvement - 1 - excursions are highly priced, so doing it yourself is viable 2 - the pre authorisation of credit cards should be explained better at embarkation

Embarkation

5 out of 5
Smooth

Ship experiences

Food and Dining

5 out of 5
Main dining room was a great standard with attentive waiting staff

Metropolitan Restaurant

5 out of 5

Excellent service; food was good and they were happy to bring more. Portion sizes are now smaller and healthier and they will bring any number of entrees that you want

Ocean Cafe and Bar

5 out of 5

Good enough. The ice cream lady Bettina could smile more

Cafe al Bacio and Gelateria

5 out of 5

Quick service

Onboard Activities

5 out of 5
Spa pool, gym, sauna

Jogging Track

5 out of 5

Good enough and I used it daily

Guest Relations And Excursions

2 out of 5

Guest relations staff were a bit defensive in resolving issuesExcursions are expensive especially if there are 4 of you - then organising it yourself is viable

Fitness Center

5 out of 5

Had enough equipment - easy to access. Sauna was great

Entertainment

5 out of 5
Imported artists were good value

Celebrity Theater

5 out of 5

Good artists brought on boardCelebrity dancers were passable

Children's Programs

5 out of 5
X Club for 13-17 year olds was great 18 year old daughter met up with new friends

XClub

5 out of 5

My 13 year old had a great time and made new friends

Service and Staff

5 out of 5

Ship Quality

4 out of 5
Old design, in need of dry dock repairs

Cabin / Stateroom

5 out of 5
Sheets changed daily

Ship tip

Do set time dining

Ports of call

Hong Kong

5 out of 5
A good 2 night stop. We organised our own excursions

Ha Long Bay City (Hanoi), Vietnam

5 out of 5
A good 2 night stop. Organised own market visit and own junk boat to bay and caves which were much cheaper than organised excursions and easy to organise

Chan May (Hue), Vietnam

3 out of 5
1 night is enough. No excursions as sights were 2 hours away - preferred to stay on board

Phu My (Ho Chi Minh City), Vietnam

5 out of 5
Organised own tour to Ho Chi Minh City. Must see sight: War Museum

Laem Chabang (Bangkok), Thailand

5 out of 5
A good 2 night stop over New Year. Bangkok was an exciting overnight stay. Day rip to Bangkok and temples was very busy and well managed Pattaya is a great diversion

Singapore

5 out of 5
A good 2 night stop with lots to do. Organised own trips

Disembarkation

5 out of 5
Quick and orgaised
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