Celebrity Confirms Eclipse Will Return to United Kingdom in 2017

By ,   November 17, 2015 ,   Cruise Industry

Celebrity Cruises confirmed that Celebrity Eclipse will return to the United Kingdom in 2017, offering its 7th consecutive season of voyages to Northern Europe and the Mediterranean from Southampton.

The 2,850-passenger cruise ship will offer sailings to Russia, Iceland, Scandinavia, the Azores and Canary Islands, as well 2-week Mediterranean cruises.

The Eclipse will offer more overnight stays in such destinations as Saint Petersburg, Reykjavik, Copenhagen, Lisbon and Funchal.

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The ship is regularly voted the favourite ship of UK in the Cruisers' Choice Awards. This year Celebrity Eclipse won 'Best Ship from the UK'.

In 2015 the Eclipse received a significant refurb, including the addition of two new bars and Luminae, a suites-only restaurant.

The 2017 season will feature a Signature Event Sailing with Roland-Garros French Open tennis tournament, as well as a new port of call – Frederica, Denmark.

The 2017 itineraries of Celebrity Eclipse went on sale to Celebrity Cruises' Captain's Club loyalty club yesterday (Tuesday, November 17), and do on general sale this Friday, November 20.