Celebrity Solstice Tips

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sisterjunus1 says ...
Sep 30, 2014

Alter your meal times for lunch and supper, no lines usually and always plenty of foods in the full buffet on the 14th floor. Lots of healthy choices for a diabetic. We used room service for coffee and breakfast most morning. I am not familiar with any other food services on the ship.

fruffo says ...
Sep 11, 2014

Take advantage of the specialty restaurants. They are well worth the cover charge.

polar1912 says ...
Sep 03, 2014

On embarkation day try Bistro on 5 for lunch. Yes it is $7.50 a person extra, but it is not busy and there is table service to boot. Try the Cowboy Crepe.

stevebjelland says ...
Jul 08, 2015

We ate in the main dining room most meals, Food and service were excellent. Due to scheduling of our excursions, we ate on 14th deck several times-lots of selections, good service, easy to eat and go quickly.

tjsrich says ...
Jun 01, 2015

Used the Celebrity Select Dining option which allowed us to dine any time we wanted during the hours posted. Never had to wait for a table more than a few minutes and got to meet and talk with people from all over.

rabarker says ...
Sep 29, 2014

Eat in the dining rooms whenever possible. The Oceanview Cafe was so-so, though a good spot to get ice-cream and gellato. The Bacio Cafe gave nice sweets just for the asking and were good to take back to the cabin. The hamburgers at the Mast Grill were very good.

mkcal says ...
Sep 05, 2014

If you have a suite you have to ask for the pillow menu and if the ship does tender service to shore don't wait in line just go down to the tender level you have priority service.

michaelconforte says ...
Aug 21, 2014

Try to get in middle ship--long walk from front to back for meals

damonesq says ...
Jun 13, 2014

If you want drinks, do the wine tastings. You will get more for less. Plus the experience. Also, there are no irons on the ship. We tried hanging shirts in the shower to steam out the wrinkles, but the ventilation is very good.

Kimbirthday says ...
Jul 25, 2013

Prior to departure, i set with a couple during the buffet. They mentioned that they had taken twenty curise and of them all celebrity solictise was the best. Love the service provided in the dining room, next cruise will not go to buffet and a bacloney is a must.

funtocruise says ...
May 20, 2013

Plan your own transport wherever possible. Do your research in advance so you know where you want to go in each post.

Vacationcruiser says ...
May 09, 2013

Do main dining room when possible, long lines at buffet (crowed) in morning. Don't do the internet package....internet is super, super slow.

marcellomancini says ...
Aug 16, 2017

Have your bags sent up to your room. Be sure to have a back pack with you with some essentials when you board so you can enjoy the lounge/pool area before checking into your room. Get there early and explore the ship and relax before you go to your room. You were allowed in your rooms around 90 minutes prior to departure.

clsm929 says ...
Jul 29, 2017

Be sure to see all that you can on the ship and enjoy the education as well as the entertainment. Also, the Cafe al Bacio and Sushi on Five should not be missed.

rshafer2255 says ...
Jun 26, 2017

We loved doing room service early morning for coffee, juice and bakery items in our cabin before we had our "real" breakfast. A nice way to start the day.

HappyCamper49 says ...
Jun 07, 2017

We chose 8:30p.m. dining for the Grand Epernay and never waited----just simply walked to our assigned Table 225 on Deck 3. Food was always plentiful, they never ran out during first seating at 5:45p.m. We also chose 8:00p.m. dining in The Tuscan Grille and were not rushed at all. Great food.

katiemsw says ...
Jun 05, 2017

They didn't have a separate menu, but diet choices are clearly labeled (Lactose free, Gluten Free, Vegetarian, No Sugar Added, and "Fit Fare"). Make sure you attend the naturalist and historian presentations!

Andshesoff says ...
Aug 30, 2016

Don't pick this cabin or any directly below main dining room. Noisy

gliston says ...
Aug 30, 2016

The buffet had a great selection, but if you want to watch what you eat, choose the seated dining option. The portion sizes are very appropriate and you will not overeat. Excellent food choices in the dining room and more high-end food.

PattiOK says ...
Jun 27, 2016

We ordered room service every morning for coffee and a light breakfast. For early risers there is coffee and tea 24/7 in the main dinning area on deck 14. The Aqua café is also a nice place for a smoothie or healthy juices pre/post workouts.


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