Information for Booked Guests
IMPORTANT DATES, LOCATIONS, AND TIMES
Departure Date: Saturday, March 30, 2019
Departure City: Ft. Lauderdale, FL
Embarkation/Pier: Port Everglades, Check terminal entrance and mid-port pier signs for Celebrity Infinity terminal
Ship: Celebrity Infinity
Terminal Doors Open: 10:30am.
Boarding Commencement Time: 11:30 am
Mandatory Boarding Time: All Guests must be on the ship no later than 2:30 pm
Ship Departure Time: 4:00 pm
Return Date: Saturday, April 6, 2019
Return Time: 7:00 am
(All times are EST)
Please carry all essential personal items (medications, passport, id, change of clothes if desired, etc.) with you when you board. Once you complete the boarding process, you can proceed directly to the ship.
ONLINE CHECK-IN ON CELEBRITY CRUISE
We strongly recommend guests complete their check-in online to greatly speed up the boarding process in the terminal.
- If you are new to online check-in, click here to REGISTER AN ACCOUNT WITH CELEBRITY CRUISE. (Sign in if you have an existing login)
- Enter your Celebrity Cruise Booking Number found in your emailed guest document. This code can also be found once you’re logged in to your StarVista LIVE account.
- Follow the instructions (please have your passport handy to complete this process). It will take about 10-15 minutes to fully complete your online check-in.
- Please remember to print the Celebrity Cruise line luggage tags. Do NOT apply to your luggage before your flight in case they rip or tear off your luggage enroute.
Once you have completed check-in on the Celebrity Cruise website, you can book spa appointments, indulgences and dinner reservations and shore excursions there.
- Deadline to check-in online is close of business March 27,2019. If you miss the deadline, you may complete your check-in process in the Port Everglades terminal on March 30, 2019.
FROM THE RIVERSIDE HOTEL TO THE PIER FOR GUESTS THAT ARE BOOKED AT THIS HOTEL
For just $19 per person, we have private motor coach transportation available. You will need to bring your luggage down to lobby and transportation helpers will assist you loading your luggage into box trucks at the hotel and delivered to the terminal. Please make sure your bags are properly tagged and loaded onto the box truck before you board the motor coach.
To purchase this service simply log in to your StarVista LIVE account and add Hotel Transfer to Cruise Pier to your reservation or at the Riverside Hotel in Fort Lauderdale from the transportation company (Elect Travel).
This service is only offered from the Riverside Hotel in Fort Lauderdale.
Transfers are not included in the cost of the hotel and will be charged to the credit card on file connected to your StarVista LIVE account.
FROM THE FLORIDA AIRPORTS TO THE PIER
Suggested ground transportation options to get you to/from Port Everglades terminal:
- Celebrity Cruises offers arrival shuttle service and departure shuttle service. Call Celebrity Cruises at 800-963-0311 to book transfers prior to the cruise and mention you are sailing with the Flower Power Cruise.
- Celebrity Cruises transfer from Ft. Lauderdale airport. (Approximately $32 roundtrip per person.)
- Celebrity Cruises transfer from Miami. (Approximately $60 roundtrip per person.)
- Taxi from Ft. Lauderdale airport. (Approximately $25).
- Taxi from Miami airport. (Approximately $85).
NOTE: It is your responsibility to arrive at the ship in time for the departure and to secure your transportation at the end of our cruise.
LONG TERM PARKING AT THE PIER
Port Everglades offers on-site covered parking for $15 per day. Please follow the signs to the midport garage. Handicap parking is complimentary only if there are ADA modifications done to the vehicle such as: hand controls, extended pedals, wheelchair ramp, etc. Also, 100% Disabled Veterans with ADA license placard will receive complimentary parking. Click here for more information.
PREMIER PARKING WITH PARK N’ GO
Park N’ Go is a self-uncovered parking with free shuttle to cruise ship terminal. Call 800-435-3195 and use rate code FPC19 to get a special rate of $9.50 per day. This also includes a courtesy round-trip shuttle to the cruise terminal. Reservations must be made 14 days prior to departure date to get the special rate. Click here for more information.
BOARDING THE SHIP
Boarding will commence at 11:30 a.m. please carry all essential personal items (medications, passport, ID, change of clothes if desired, etc.) with you when you board. Once you complete the boarding process, you can proceed directly to the ship. Lunch will be served in the Oceanview Café around noon and you are free to tour the public spaces on the ship until the cabins are ready. Please keep in mind that the luggage delivery operations will run into the evening hours.
FLOWER POWER CRUISE PROGRAMS
FLOWER POWER CRUISE ATTIRE
The overall dress for the cruise is “smart casual”.
Daytime attire is not subject to limitations, so guests may dress in whatever appropriate and tasteful clothing of their choosing. Cover-ups and footwear are required in all venues and dining areas.
Evening attire is “smart casual”, which means no shorts, tank tops or ripped T-shirts in the main dining rooms or premium restaurants. Denim is acceptable. Three of our nights celebrate different themes and offer you a chance to dress up in theme-appropriate clothing; British Invasion, 60s TV & Movie Character Costume Night, Love in a Beach Night, Crimson and Clover Bell Bottom Ball, and Psychedelic 60s Night.
It is not mandatory to dress in the theme, we encourage you to have some fun and plan some outfits.
Saturday, March 30 | Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Welcome Night – No specific outfits required. Settle in and get unpacked for your groovy week ahead!
Sunday, March 31 | At Sea:
British Invasion—The British Invasion was a cultural phenomenon of the mid-1960s when rock and pop music from the UK and other aspects of British culture, became popular in the United States. Tonight we celebrate not only the music, but will dress in the inspired “mod” fashions that came along with it.
Monday, April 1 | At Sea:
60’s Movie & TV Character Costume Party – Bring your favorite characters to life as we remember the iconic Movies and TV Shows from the ‘60s. From sitcoms and comedies to science fiction and fantasy, there are countless TV shows and movies that the 60s brought to us and can’t wait to see the costumes you have in store.
Tuesday, April 2 | Phillipsburg, St. Maarten:
Love in a Beach Night – Reminisce those days at the beach… the peace, the love, listening to the sound of the ocean and tonight the sound of the Beach Boys! Dress in your favorite beach wear as you move and groove through the night.
Wednesday, April 3 | San Juan, Puerto Rico:
Crimson & Clover Bell Bottom Ball – Take it back to those bell-bottomed days and wear your flares with pride!
Thursday, April 4 | At Sea:
Psychedelic 60s Dance Party – Bring out your psychedelic fashion; flower print, bold colors, tie-dye, peace signs, and go-go boots… All retro outfits are encouraged tonight!
Friday, April 5 | At Sea:
Farewell Night – A celebration of the bittersweet feelings for the last night of the grooviest cruise at sea. Wear whatever is still clean.
MUSIC AND EVENT VENUES
CONSTELLATION LOUNGE, GRAND FOYER, RENDEZVOUS LOUNGE, AND POOL PERFORMANCES
You will not need to present your Seapass card at the entrance to these venues as none of these shows are color-coded and are open general admission.
Seats are not assigned and can be selected on a first-come first-served basis.
Guests are advised to come with their entire party as we don’t allow the saving of seats.
CELEBRITY THEATER PERFORMANCES
Every guest will have the opportunity to see a nightly show based upon the designated Seapass keycard color (gold for early show and silver for late show).
To ensure that the entry and seating procedure is both fair and easy, we have adopted the following policies and procedures:
To ensure that the entry and seating procedure is fair and easy, we have adopted the following policies and procedures:
- You must present your Seapass keycard to the ushers at the entrance in order to enter the theater for the appropriate show time.
- There are four entrances to the Celebrity Theater, two on Deck 4 and two on Deck 5. No other entrance is available for guests.
- Doors will open for each show approximately 30 minutes before scheduled show time. Seats are not assigned and can be selected on a first-come first-served basis.
- Guests are advised to come to the theater with their entire party as we don’t allow the saving of seats.
- Guests who interfere with the fair and safe entry into the theater may risk forfeiting their rights to attend that show or other shows. Our goal is to provide the best entertainment experience for all our guests, and we request that you treat all guests and staff with respect. Any behavior that disrupts the enjoyment of other guests will result in removal from the show by security staff.
The taking of flash photos and recording of the shows violates our contracts with the performers. Since it is impossible to easily discern what type of equipment can record, no electronic equipment of any kind will be allowed in the theater during shows.
PREMIUM DINING OPTIONS
TUSCAN GRILLE Take the traditional style and artisanal flair of Italy, add contemporary influences, and serve the cuisine in abundance. It's all part of the expansive character of Tuscan Grille. Located Deck 3. Reservations recommended. *$45 per person.
LE PETIT CHEF™ AT QSINE The World-Renown Artists of Skullmapping™, presented by Tablemation™, have reached a true pinnacle of their custom 3D table animation art form. This Dining Experience is beautifully choreographed with an elegant menu created by Michelin Star Chef Cornelius Gallagher. Le Petit Chef™ offered on Celebrity Cruises is simply one of the most unique dining events in the world. Reservations recommended. *$55 per person.
SUSHI ON FIVE Satisfy your craving for extremely fresh, locally sourced, lovingly handled, and authentically prepared fish and veggies. Its menu has been crafted by expert sushi chef Yoshikazu "Yoshi" Okada, originally from Japan, now a restaurateur in Hollywood. Located Deck 5. Reservations recommended. *A la carte menu pricing
*Reservations can be made through Celebrity Cruises once you have checked in online or from your stateroom once onboard.
MAIN DINING ROOM INCLUDED IN CRUISE FARE
COSMOPOLITAN RESTAURANT The airy and contemporary main restaurant, offers up to 29 exquisite selections, with most changing every night to give you a rich variety of classic and contemporary choices. Hours of operation listed in the daily program onboard.
- Your keycard will either be Silver (Early Dinner Seating) or Gold (Late Dinner Seating).
- Early dining is at 6:00 p.m. and late dining is at 8:30 p.m.
- As both dinner seatings are completely full, we will be unable to accommodate any requests to switch your dining time.
- Guests who previously made table requests with our office will receive a letter in their cabins on embarkation day with assigned table number. These guests should enter Cosmopolitan Restaurant on Deck 5.
- All other seating will be open, meaning that once guests have their full party together, they should proceed to the Cosmopolitan Restaurant on Deck 4 to be seated.
- In the spirit of the ‘70s Rock & Romance Cruise, guests with smaller parties will be seated with other guests.
- If you have special dietary restrictions, please call the StarVista LIVE reservation office at 844-296-3472 so we can inform the ship and accommodate those requests.
OTHER DINING OPTIONS INCLUDED IN CRUISE FARE
MAST GRILL The perfect place to grab a quick bite, like burgers and other specialties grilled to order, while groovin’ out at the pool. Located on deck 11.
OCEANVIEW CAFÉ Located just a short walk from the pool on deck 10. Enjoy a delicious meal in a casual setting, before you head back to the music.
SPA CAFÉ With a menu that features delicious, light, health-conscious fare, the Spa Café located on deck 10 in the Solarium is a great way to reward yourself any time of day or night.
*24-HOUR IN-ROOM DINING Celebrity offers 24-hour in-stateroom dining. A la carte menu pricing For Suite guests, it’s complimentary, except during the hours of 11:00 p.m.-6:00 a.m. During that time, there is a $4.95 fee per room service order.
BAR SERVICE OFFERINGS
Celebrity Cruises has several alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverage packages. Please note: All guests in a cabin music purchase the same package. For more information on these packages visit the Celebrity Cruises website.
CAFÉ AL BACIO & GELATERIA If only your local coffee shop had ocean views like these. Savor a cup of freshly brewed coffee or a delightful liqueur in this lively European-style coffee house. Or treat yourself to the Gelateria, where sumptuous Italian ices and gelatos are prepared afternoon and evening. Located Deck 5. A la carte menu pricing.
CELLAR MASTERS Inspired by the vineyards of the world, Cellar Masters brings to life the experience of a global wine tour, while you learn about and taste a large variety of wines from around the world. A welcoming and unique onboard environment, you'll discover new wines, receive recommendations and enrich your knowledge of the world of wine. Located on deck 5.
MARTINI BAR & CRUSH Sit back in the contemporary plush high-back chairs and enjoy a collection of classic and rare vodkas and a portfolio of fine caviars. Located on deck 4.
MAST BAR Energetic, lively and casual; a large poolside spot for light and refreshing cocktails, frozen specialties and non-alcoholic offerings, from sunup to sundown. Located on deck 11.
OCEANVIEW BAR Watch the sun set on the water as we cruise to future destinations at this lo-key bar. Located on deck 10.
ACTIVITIES AND SERVICES
CANYON RANCH SPACLUB® Follow the scent of aromatic oils, the irresistible beat of a dance class, the contagious energy of a lively gym and the purr of oh-so happy spa goers - it all leads to Canyon Ranch SpaClub®, an onboard experience like no other. Located on deck 10.
CELEBRITY ILOUNGE This is first Authorized Apple® Specialist at Sea. Here, you'll find state-of-the-art MacBook Pros® and iMacs® where you can take a class, check your email, surf the web or print a boarding pass. Celebrity now has the fastest internet at Sea – Xcelerate. Certified staff will help you master the latest applications. Located on deck 9.
EMPORIUM Celebrity's European-inspired piazza and elegant galleria hold riches of chic sophistication. Marble walkways lead you to modern boutiques and fine jewelry stores, where you'll discover prestigious watch brands, stunning fashions, exquisite gems, cosmetics, fragrances and more. Located on deck 5.
FITNESS CENTER Go ahead, enjoy all the fantastic food — then hit the gym or a class, so you'll stay shipshape. Take advantage of daily fitness classes, or work out on the gym's state-of-the-art equipment. Have a personal consultation with a wellness professional on exercise, diet and lifestyle. Located on deck 10.
FORTUNE'S CASINO Fortune’s Casino offers the hottest slots and table games in sophisticated, Vegas-style settings. Enjoy a variety of games for all levels. Located on deck 4.
ROOFTOP TERRACE Enjoy the chic Rooftop Terrace with soundscape, and movie screen, where you can kick back and catch a flick under the stars with theme cocktails and snacks. The inviting scene welcomes you with cozy furnishings and artistic elements. It's the trendiest hot spot at sea. Located on deck 12.
SOLARIUM Find true poolside serenity at the Celebrity Solarium. Featuring a gorgeous lap pool, sparkling waterfalls, thickly padded lounge chairs, and an adults-only policy, tranquility is always just a few steps away. Located on deck 10.
PHOTOGRAPHY PACKAGES Capture your best moments with portrait and activity photo packages that will allow you to enjoy your cruise experience for years to come. Prices for packages vary and subject to change. Deck 4
Photo packages of pictures taken by ship staff are sold by the cruise line and are only available during the cruise; orders cannot be placed after we return. Candid photos taken by our StarVista LIVE photographers will be posted to the website approximately two months after disembarkation.
Once you have completed your online check-in, you may book your excursions directly on the Celebrity Cruises website. We recommend that you book your excursions as early as possible, due to the fact that many of the popular excursions sell out quickly. Celebrity Cruises provides confirmation at time of booking shore excursions. Here are a few recommended excursions for your consideration:
Topper’s Rhum Distillery & Beach Adventure (4 hours)
Activity Level: Mild | Price: $75
It's said that no Caribbean vacation is complete without some rhum, fun, and sun. Embark on a hands-on tour of Topper's award-winning distillery and taste the many flavors of the only locally produced rhum on St. Maarten, still handmade and hand bottled. Indulge in unrestrained tastings of artisanal, limited-edition rhums and homemade rhum cake, and take advantage of shopping opportunities that are only available at the distillery. Then, it's on to picturesque Great Bay Beach for your choice of a swim, relaxing time on the sands with complimentary chairs and umbrellas, or shopping and sightseeing in charming Philipsburg - with its candy-colored buildings, inviting boardwalk, seaside bars, and numerous duty-free shops - before boarding a water taxi back to the ship. Your tour arm band grants access to a water taxi at any time, so choose how long or short your stay at the beach or in Philipsburg will be.
A St. Maarten Beach Rendezvous (4 hours 30 min)
Activity Level: Mild | Price: $64
Travel through the Dutch side of beautiful St. Maarten during this unforgettable day of fun, sun, and relaxation. Sit back and enjoy the narration given by the guide during your journey to Kim Sha Beach. Upon arrival, you'll be greeted with rum or fruit punch, as well as a lounge chair. Enjoy ample time to participate in a water sport, sunbathe or explore the stretch of beautiful white sand before heading to the beach restaurant for a delicious seaside lunch. On the way back into town, you will have the option to stop in Philipsburg for some leisurely shopping.
Sea and See Tour (3 hours 30 min)
Activity Level: Mild | Price: $59
Discover the incredible sea life of St. Maarten on a semi-submarine, tour the French capital of Marigot, and enjoy spectacular views from Orient Bay Lookout or Cole Bay Lookout. Start your adventure on the Seaworld Explorer, a semi-submarine that takes you on a 45-minute narrated tour of the coral reefs surrounding Creole Rock. Explore sea life through the clear glass windows of this state-of-the-art submarine. Your tour will continue to the French capital of Marigot, where you'll explore the attractive port city and its sidewalk cafes, open-air market, and quaint shops. Finish with views from Orient Bay Lookout or Cole Bay Lookout.
SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO
Mofongo and Mojito Experience (3 hours 30 min)
Activity Level: Moderate | Price: $129
Uncover the culinary and cultural treasures of Old San Juan. Join your guide for a fascinating walk where you'll learn about Puerto Rico's rich history and culture. See the beautiful Plaza Dársenas and visit the Puerto Rican Tourism Company. Stroll along the bustling Princess Pathway where you'll find street vendors and local artisans. View the walls of Old San Juan. See San Juan Gate, La Rogativa Statue, El Convento Hotel, admire the impressive San Juan Cathedral, and browse the Spicy Caribbee Store. Then, meet your personal chef who will introduce you to the secrets of Puerto Rican cuisine and mofongo, a unique local dish. Put on your apron, grab a mortar and pestle, and learn how to mash the plantains to create this quintessentially Puerto Rican dish. Then, sit down to savor a delicious three-course meal featuring Puerto Rican appetizers, mofongo, flan for dessert, all paired with a refreshing mojito.
Land and Sea – Two views of San Juan (2 hours 30 min)
Activity Level: | Price: $74
Immerse yourself in the vibrant history, colorful architecture, and thriving culture of Old San Juan on this combination cruise and panoramic coach journey. Your adventure begins aboard our handcrafted wooden boat. Cruise along the turquoise waters of San Juan Harbor, learning about the harbor's rich history. From the water, enjoy breathtaking views of San Felipe El Morro, the Governor's Mansion, and the Bacardi Distillery. View parts of the Spanish defense system not visible by land. Then, back on dry land, meet our expert local guide who will introduce you to the charms of San Juan by coach. Pass landmarks including the Capitol Building, President's Monuments, and San Cristobal Fort. After your guided exploration, receive a map of Old San Juan, an UNESCO World Heritage Site, and wander the narrow streets bordered by colorful buildings. Visit local shops, browse for souvenirs, or stop for treats at local shops.