Celebrity Ascent

Celebrity Cruises, renowned for its luxurious and innovative cruise experiences, has once again raised the bar with the introduction of its latest marvel, Celebrity Ascent. This state-of-the-art vessel, a shining jewel in the Celebrity fleet, embodies the perfect blend of elegance, modern technology, and exceptional service. Designed to offer an unparalleled cruising experience, Celebrity Ascent boasts breathtakingly sophisticated design, cutting-edge amenities, and a wide array of dining and entertainment options. With its launch, Celebrity Cruises continues to redefine the standards of luxury cruising, promising its guests an unforgettable journey across the world’s most beautiful waters.

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The Score Card.

Ship Interior

How wowed were we by the ship interior?

Ship Exterior

How striking is the exterior design of the ship?


How well maintained is the ship? Any rust? Any sign of damage?

Glitz & Glamour

How striking is the ship interior? Does it feel palatial?

WOW Factors

Wow facilities - such as bumper cars, ice rinks, luxury spas, sanctuaries etc


How friendly and efficient was service?

Cabin Amenities

How well appointed is the cabin? Interactive TV, sufficient plug sockets?

Cabin Service

How efficient was the cabin service?

Cabin Comfort

How comfortable was the bed?

Shop Variety

How large was the variety of shops onboard?

Shop Prices

How fair is the onboard pricing in the shops?

Drink Prices

How fair is onboard pricing when it comes to drinks?

Main Dining

How impressed were we with Main Dining?

Alfresco Dining

Variety of alfresco dining options onboard?

Speciality Variety

Variety of speciality restaurants onboard

Speciality Quality

Quality and standards of cuisine in the speciality dining venues

Speciality Prices

How fair were the prices of speciality restaurants?

Buffet Choice

How big was variety in the buffet restaurant onboard?

Buffet Quality

Quality of food in the buffet?


Choices for vegetarians, vegans and other dietary issues?

Overall Dining

Overall variety of dining options onboard?


How good was the variety and standard of entertainment onboard?

Pools & Hot Tubs

Variety and amount of pools and hot tubs onboard

Poolside Area

How well maintained were the poolside areas onboard?

Fitness Centre

How impressed were we with the gym and fitness area onboard?

Deck Furniture

Condition and variety of different deck furniture

Extra Activities

Mini Golf, Sports Court, Golf Simulator and other venues of that type


Sufficient amount of lifts? Average wait times?


Variety on sale, cost and standard of excursions sold

Spa Treatments

How fairly priced were spa treatments and products?

WiFi Cost

How fairly priced was WiFi onboard?


Were we kept informed by the bridge of developments and progress?


How impressive was the spa? Hydrotherapy pool, thermal suite?

WiFi Quality

How fast and efficient was the WIFI?


Children's facilities onboard

The App

Was there an app to improve a customers experience? Did it function well?


How smooth and fast was the embarkation process?


How smooth and fast was the disembarkation process?

Interactive TV

Was there an interactive TV in the cabins? How good was it?

Deck Freedom

Did the ship have a promenade? Could you walk to the front of the ship?


How easy is it to get a towel by the pool? Was there a towel station?

Value For Money

Overall value for money, considering all factors.

*A score of 0 means that this facility was not offered. Scores are generated by comparing to experiences with other cruise ships and cruise lines. These scores are based on our own opinion. The Cruise Ship Score below is generated from The Score Card.

Cruise Ship Score


Cruise Ship Score


Ship Name: Celebrity Ascent
Operator: Celebrity Cruises
Port of Registry: Nassau
Cost: $900,000,000
Launched: March 2021
Tonnage: 140,600 GT
Length: 326.5m
Beam: 39.5m
Height: 58m
Passenger Decks: 21
Speed: 22.6 knots
Max Passengers: 3,950
Crew: 1,400
Crew to Passenger Ratio: 1:2.8

Celebrity Cruises is a Premium cruise line operated by Royal Caribbean Group. Celebrity was founded in 1988, and has become recognised as one of the most revolutionary cruise brands in the industry, particularly with their world-class, Edge-class ships which feature facilities and dining concepts not seen with other cruise lines. Celebrity cruise fares aren’t the cheapest, but when you are onboard one of their ships, you certainly feel as though you’ve got what you paid for!

Best Suited For

  • Couples
  • Those that appreciate good service and dining
  • Those seeking a more premium experience
  • Those who appreciate suite perks
  • Those with a bigger cruise budget

Not Suited For

  • Cruisers with a budget
  • Those that like waterparks, waterslides and ice skating etc
  • Those that like a lively ship, all the time
  • Those that don’t like paying much for drinks