Latest News Regarding Crystal Cruises Expansion

By ,   December 25, 2015 ,   Cruise Industry

The newly christened Crystal Esprit officially embarked on her maiden voyage for 7 nights around the Seychelles. The ultra-luxury yacht debuted as the first phase of Crystal Cruises major expansion in luxury cruise industry. The design of Crystal Esprit is stunning and stylish, all of which adding to the award-winning Crystal Experience that creates memories of a lifetime. 

CEO and President of Crystal Cruises, Edie Rodriguez, unveiled more details regarding the Crystal Luxury Air expansion that is taking place in March 2016. The cruise line’s plan is to introduce a Boeing 777-200LR and Boeing 787 Dreamliner, as well as two ultra-long range aircrafts in an elegant ACJ319 jet and a Bombardier Global Express XRS. The new luxury aircrafts will provide private charters and transport guests to their Crystal destinations for ocean, river or yacht voyages.

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Crystal’s private charter jet service will boast superior guest service and it will cater to corporate executives, small groups and discerning travellers who are looking for flexible and individual travel. The Bombardier Global Express XRS is widely recognized for being the epitome of luxury and comfort in the private jet industry and it offers a spacious two-cabin configuration, accommodating up to 13 guests, four executive wide club seats with foldout tables, a four-place conference space opposite a single seat workstation and cabinet, laptop imagery on cabin monitors, surround sound, high temperature oven and an aft entertainment cabin with a 31.5 inch LCD.

In comparison, the ACJ319 jet accommodates 30 guests and includes 16 lay-flat seats in the utmost luxury. As of Summer 2016, the jet will transport guests to their desired Crystal destination, including to ocean, river and yacht voyages.

Rodriguez commented on Crystal’s exciting expansion:

“Since my arrival at Crystal, it has been my vision to grow this brand into something even more magical. Today, we are reinventing travel in a class all by itself, and All Exclusive is the perfect representation of that. Whether it is by ocean, river or air, everything we do is designed to take our guests to a new level of luxury, service and adventure.”