Discover the world on the magnificent Columbus, a new ship launching in 2017 as part of Cruise & Maritime Voyages’ impressive fleet. Its medium size and spacious architecture offers a mix of traditional cruising and modern style, with entertainment, dining and relaxation – perfect for those looking for comfort and luxury in a cosier ship setting.
First thing’s first, choosing your cabin. There are nine categories of rooms to pick from onboard Columbus, from the Voyager Inner right the way up to the Superior Ocean Suite. Every room benefits from all the amenities you could expect on your stay, including a flat screen TV.
As for onboard dining, the options are varied and impressive. The Waterfront Restaurant is a great all-rounder, offering anything from a full-English to a five-course luxury dinner. If you’re looking for some international cuisine then go for the Fusion or Grill restaurants, which cook up traditional delicacies while the Chef’s Table offers extravagant dishes to treat your taste buds.
Exploring the ship is a real pleasure, and you’ll find all sorts of activities to get involved in. Enjoy the top-class gym facilities and pamper yourself in the Jade Wellness Centre. Alternatively, get your hands dirty at the Crafter’s Studio which runs regular arts & crafts workshops for people of all ages, perfect for making your own souvenirs.
As evening draws in, Columbus truly comes alive. Whether you’re looking for a night out at the Dome Observatory and Nightclub, or to catch a show at the huge Palladium stage, you’ll find the programming for both is frequent and exciting. For the laid-back socialiser, the Ocean Terrace offers an al fresco cocktail service which strikes a vibrant atmosphere. You can’t fail to have a good time onboard this ship!