Review of Celebrity Ascent deck 15 (Edge Villas-Rooftop Garden)
Forward on Deck 15 are located the mezzanines / lower levels of the 2-story Edge Villas (category EV staterooms from 15100 to 15106).
Fitness Center features floor-ceiling windows and is equipped with latest Technogym machines and cardio equipment. The Gym complex also offers Hot Yoga (heated room), RYDE (cycling classes by Technogym), Pulse Barre (body workouts), "The Contender" (boxing class), "Fitness on Demand" program (with over 1200 workouts led by expert instructors), Peloton (exercise bikes).
At the Motion Studios (A and B) are held daily private and group classes (yoga, pilates, stretching, meditation) led by professional training instructors.
The Retreat is a 3-deck-high exclusive (Suites-only) forward-midship located complex with The Retreat Lounge (on deck 15), Lower Sundeck (deck 16, with a glass-roof cover over The Solarium's pool/on deck 14), and The Retreat Sundeck (on deck 17). The Retreat Sundeck is an outdoor area served by The Retreat Bar and offers as amenities cabanas (available for rent), premium furniture (deckchairs, padded loungers, cushioned sofas, daybeds), a round-shaped swimming pool, two plunge pools (cantilevered hot tubs), outdoor showers, restrooms.
Power Walking / Jogging Track (continues to deck 16 above)
Rooftop Garden Grill ($45 PP for dinner) is an outdoor specialty dining-lounge venue serving premium burgers and grilled food. The grill offers BBQ-style dishes for lunch and dinner, including chicken wings, braised beef short rib, pulled pork sliders, seafood kabobs, mesquite BBQ pork ribs, hickory-smoked brisket, grilled skirt steaks with peppers, gourmet burgers, flatbread pizzas, selection of sides. During the day here are hosted yoga classes and other outdoor activities and games. The decor features live greenery and abstract sculptures. At night, are offered live music performances and Celebrity Cruises "A Taste of Film" event that combines al-fresco dining and outdoor movies.
Sunset Bar (aft)
Rooftop Garden is ultra-modern live greenery (outdoor lounge) located on Deck 15. It features comfortable seating, exotic lighting, live plants for decoration, a large LED screen for daily media movies in the evenings, panoramic sea views.
In the evenings, Rooftop Garden transforms into a reservations-only lounge with live music performances, dinner pairings and movies. The sophisticated, fabricated tree sculptures, in addition to being very interesting, double as seats for the ship's musical performers.