Celebrity Cruises unveiled intriguing details never before announced about Millennium, the newest addition to the premium cruise line's award-winning fleet.
Millennium will be the first cruise ship to incorporate gas turbine technology, a propulsion system which reduces exhaust emissions by up to 90 percent and considerably curtails noise and vibration, offering guests the ultimate in cruising comfort. Millennium will offer a number of other new features and amenities, several of them industry firsts:
80 percent ocean-view staterooms, 74 percent with verandas.
Industry's largest Penthouse Suites encompassing nearly 3,000 square feet
25,000-sq. ft. AquaSpa(SM) will be the largest and most sophisticated spa at sea
"The Emporium," Millennium's 14,000-sq. ft. shopping area, will be the largest designer boutique afloat
Industry's first glass-enclosed elevators, offering guests captivating, panoramic ocean views as they move from deck to deck
Industry's first music library, "Notes," offering thousands of selections of digital recordings and individual
Expanded choices for the physically challenged are available onboard Millennium, with accommodations in a variety of categories, including suites.
Each Millennium ship has a contract price of approximately $350 million and is under construction at Chantiers de l'Atlantique in St. Nazaire, France.
More information: Celebrity Cruises