(3:45 p.m. GMT) — Celebrity Cruises has confirmed Celebrity Eclipse will return to the UK in 2017, offering its seventh consecutive season of cruises to the Mediterranean and Northern Europe from Southampton.
The 2,850-passenger ship will offer sailings to Scandinavia and Russia, Iceland, the Canary Islands and Azores, as well two-week Mediterranean cruises.
Eclipse will also offer more overnight stays in destinations such as St. Petersburg, Copenhagen, Reykjavik, Lisbon and Funchal, Madeira.
Eclipse is regularly voted the UK’s favourite ship in the UK Cruisers’ Choice Awards, and this year won ‘Best Ship from the UK’.
This year saw a significant refurbishment, including the addition of a suites-only restaurant, Luminae; and two new bars.
The 2017 season will include a Signature Event Sailing featuring the Roland-Garros French Open tennis tournament, and a new port of call – Frederica in Denmark.
Celebrity Eclipse’s 2017 itineraries go on sale to Celebrity Cruises’ Captain’s Club loyalty club today (Tuesday 17 November), and on general sale this Friday 20 November.
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