Frequently Asked Questions

Celebrity EdgeSM
Pre-Inaugural Event Information


Tuesday, November 27-Thursday, November 29, 2018
2-night, all-inclusive cruise to sea, departing from and returning to Port Everglades
 
Check-in: Noon-3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, November 27
Disembarkation: 7-8:30 a.m. on Thursday, November 29
 
Address: Celebrity EdgeSM Port Everglades Terminal 25
2025 Eller Drive, Hollywood, Florida 33316
 
Parking: Complimentary guest parking will be available at the MidPort parking garage.
 
Documentation: For this event, all guests must present a valid passport or an original birth certificate with a valid government issued photo ID.
 
Attire: Cruise Chic
 
For more information, visit UnitedWayBroward.org/TheEdge 
or contact Trish Cashman at tcashman@UnitedWayBroward.org
 
 
 
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
 
1. Will I receive any additional information after booking the cruise?
 
Celebrity Cruises® will contact you by email mid-October to ask you about passport information, guest names, dining seating time preferences, spa experience booking and other topics.
 
2. Where are we cruising to?
 
Celebrity EdgeSM will depart from Port Everglades and cruise to the open sea before returning to Port Everglades. 
 
3. What does the price include?
 
The price includes a room for 2 people for 2 nights, all meals, open-bar, and a variety of entertainment while on board.
 
4. How many individuals per cabin? 
 
Staterooms for this 2-night charity cruise are being offered as double occupancy. 
 
5. Can my infant child sail with me? What is Celebrity Cruises’ age policy? 
 
Yes, the minimum age for sailing is six months old. 
 
6. Can I cruise if I am pregnant? 
 
Celebrity Cruises cannot accept guests who will have entered their 24th week of pregnancy by the beginning of or at any time during the cruise. All guests are required to sign a health questionnaire at check-in to ensure they are aware of our pregnancy policy.
 
7. Which activities will be available on the ship? 
 
At this point, we anticipate that most, if not all, activities on the ship will be available at some time during the 2-day sailing. Some venues may be closed for a short period of time for private functions. 
 
8. Will the shipboard shops be open?
 
Yes, they will be open while the ship is at sea. When in port, they will be closed. 
 
9. Will the casino be open?
 
Yes, the casino will open once the ship enters international waters and will remain open while at sea. The casino will be closed while the ship is in port and as it exits international waters. 
 
10. Can I use cash to purchase items on board?
 
No, the ship uses a cashless system. As part of the check-in process, you will be required to supply a credit card. All shipboard purchases (in the stores, at the spa, etc.) will be charged to your credit card. 
 
11. Is special dinner service available?
 
Specialty dining will be available by invitation only.
 
12. Do I have to wear formal dress for the dinners? 
 
The attire for the sailing is casual chic – no formal dress required. 
 
13. Can I bring liquor or non-alcoholic beverages (from home or from port) onboard? 
 
No, and there is no need as all beverages, alcoholic and non-alcoholic, are complimentary on this 2-night charity cruise. 
 
14. Is smoking allowed on the ship? 
 
Yes, there are designated smoking areas.  
 
15. Are gratuities included?  
 
All gratuities have been prepaid for you. However, should you wish to reward the crew with an additional gratuity, this is at your discretion.
 
16. What is United Way of Broward County’s involvement in this cruise?
 
The cruise is presented entirely by Celebrity Cruises. One hundred percent of the proceeds from this event go directly to your United Way of Broward County.
 
17. What is the cancellation and refund policy for this cruise?
 
Sail Away Aboard the Celebrity EdgeSM is a United Way of Broward County fundraiser and, as such, no refunds will be provided.