With or without the kids, cruises are always a great choice for those seeking luxury, relaxation and non-stop entertainment on their next getaway. With a huge selection of cruise lines to choose from, we’ve broken down a few of our favourite choices for couples who want to set sail this summer.
Celebrity Cruises is the ideal choice for those craving sophistication and luxury, but at a lower price compared to high-end lines. With amenities and activities of the highest standard on board, you’re sure to feel like an A-lister aboard this incredible service. Booking a Suite Class cabin provides you with a personal butler as well as access to an exclusive restaurant and lounge. For a pampering experience, the AquaClass cabins will spoil you with relaxation rooms, thermal suite use, and spa access. Their optional celebration packages can also spoil you with romantic additions such as chocolate covered strawberries, flowers and champagne. Celebritycruises.ie
From the Caribbean to Alaska, Hawaii and Canada to name but a few, there is no shortage of choice when choosing a Royal Caribbean cruise. On board activities include exciting pools and aquatic attractions, shows, musicals, nightlife, casinos, classes and so much more. They also offer amazing activities and attractions at each stop such as excursions, bike rides and even scuba diving. Top that off with a huge choice in dining options to ensure total satisfaction on board on one of their many incredible ships. Whether it’s a romantic getaway or a trip for the whole family, Royal Caribbean has all you need to ensure an exciting and relaxing break from reality. Royalcaribbean.com
Disney Cruise Line
Ideal for if you’re bringing kids along, and if you’re not! Disney Cruise Line is just as enjoyable and suited for adults as it is kids, provided you are a Disney fan in some form. Featuring adult-only restaurants and a modern night-life area, there’s no shortage of entertainment for grown-up passengers. The cruise line’s mix of nostalgia and modern entertainment, as well as the sporadic Disney additions will be sure to make for an unforgettable experience, while their dazzling live shows and firework displays will provide unbeatable romance. The Bahamas cruise as well as their routes in Alaska, Mexico, Canada and Europe are all popular choices as well. Disneycruise.disney.go.com
Crystal Cruises’ Crystal Symphony ship is renowned for its variety in cuisine. From Italian and French restaurants to a world-class sushi bar, this ship is not lacking in worldly dishes. Their lines also offer spa treatments inspired by those which are popular in various countries and cultures so you can try out pampering sessions that are beloved by people at different corners of the globe. Although Crystal Cruises offers a variety of different cruise lines and locations, The Crystal Symphony sails along Southern Australia to ensure you’re venturing around a part of the world which couldn’t be further from Ireland. Crystalcruises.com