Published on : Friday, March 8, 2019
TIRUN, the exclusive India representative of Celebrity Cruises, recently announced the launch of a completely reimagined Celebrity Millennium, one of the most popular ships in the fleet of Celebrity Cruises.
The current transformation is the biggest fleet-wide modernisation ever, and the new ship promises to redefine cruise experiences for travellers across the world. As the exclusive India representative of the brand, Indian travellers can book a cruise trip on the ship through TIRUN and enjoy an unparalleled cruise experience with redesigned features and amenities that will undoubtedly serve as a memory of a lifetime.
The ship’s dramatic transformation — part of the large scale THE CELEBRITY REVOLUTION transformation project— is just the beginning of Celebrity Cruises’ biggest fleet-wide modernization ever. The scope of the project is huge, with more than $500 million dedicated to enhance the features of the ships and add luxurious upgrades that takes the cruise experience to the next level. On the all-new Celebrity Millennium, discerning travelers will enjoy enhancements that include completely redesigned staterooms and suites, the addition of The Retreat for suite guests, an exclusive new sundeck and redesigned lounge, stunningly reimagined restaurants, bars, and lounges and a redesigned spa.
“This is such an exciting moment for us as we finally get to share the new Celebrity Millennium with the world,” said Lisa Lutoff-Perlo, President and CEO, Celebrity Cruises. “She has been transformed from top to bottom. I want to share my deepest gratitude with the teams who have worked so hard to make this happen, and I can’t wait for our guests to experience this revolution in travel for themselves.”
Commenting on the latest additions on Celebrity Millenium, Mr. Varun Chadha, COO, Tirun said, “Guest comfort was kept at the forefront when strategizing the design blueprint for Celebrity Millennium. Every detail of the staterooms and suites was carefully thought and renowned international hospitality design firms from all over the world, including Hirsch Bedner Associates (HBA) for the staterooms, famed designer Kelly Hoppen, MBE to refresh the suites and bring The Retreat to Celebrity Millennium. A total of 30 new staterooms, 13 new AquaClass Staterooms, 7 new Ocean view Staterooms and 10 new Inside staterooms were added to the ship. We hope a vast number of Indian travellers will be curious to experience this once-in-a-lifetime cruising experience aboard the finest cruise ship in the world right now and we are looking forward to helping out a great mnay Indian cruise enthusiasts experience a beautiful vacation aboard the Celebrity Millennium.”
Celebrity Cruise is known to always be looking for new ways to open the world, not only through the places the brand visits, but through its globally inspired culinary experience, as well. The brand seized the “revolutionary” opportunity and reimagined many of the restaurants and lounges found on Celebrity Millennium, including:
Upgraded Oceanview Café, featuring a new open concept, increased seating options, and globally inspired culinary offerings. It also transformed the Main Restaurant, with more seating and new fixtures. The redesigned Sunset Bar, featuring a variety of seating options perfect for alfresco dining or cocktails with a view. To plan the perfect evening, the ship has a redesigned Rendezvous Lounge capable to host events and entertainment at a grand scale, with everything from a newly enlarged bar serving up tantalizing cocktails to a quiet reading nook where you can curl up with a book and let the sea breeze keep you company.
Celebrity Millennium has also ensured travellers remain on top of their internet game through the Advanced pervasive Xcelerate Wi-Fi to help keep guests connected. New boutiques featuring some of the hottest designers in the world, including Shinola, John Hardy, and Hublot keeps the shopaholics satiated and carrying off their cruise journey in style. To keep guests relaxed and rejuvenated, a new, wellness-focused Spa design by renowned New York design firm Krause Sawyer has been included that has already transformed the treatment rooms, salon, fitness center, and locker rooms.
A new, semi-private consultation area has been added in the fitness center for personal training and consultations. A newly enhanced Persian Garden thermal suite has been added, where new therapeutic spaces and experiences, such a Turkish bath, infrared sauna, and salt therapy, combine to create the ultimate wellness journey within this tranquil, soothing escape. HBA’s great work can be witnessed throughout the ship, and they have also developed an Enhanced Art Gallery, Photo Gallery and a sleek, sophisticated new Casino Bar that’s poised to be one of the most exciting places aboard to celebrate.
The guests are not the only ones who will get to experience THE CELEBRITY REVOLUTION, as “revolutionary” enhancements were made across the crew areas, including accommodations. Celebrity Millennium is just the first revolutionary revitalization for the brand, with seven more ships to be modernized by 2023.