MS Marella Explorer

Marella Cruises Offers Itinerary of Cruises
Former Names:  Mein Schiff 1, Celebrity Galaxy

TUI Explorer has more facilities than any of the Thomson ships. This includes a bumper 10 restaurants and 10 bars, as well as an indoor cinema and a Sport & Family Deck.  Marella Explorer passengers tend to be Mixed ages, families and Mainly British/some Scandinavian. When all cabins have double occupancy, the ship provides a space ratio of 40 tons per passenger and a crew to passenger ratio of one for every 2.1 passengers. At full capacity the space ratio is 40 tons per passenger and the crew ratio is one to 2.1 passengers.
Size Large
Built 1996
Refit 2018
Tonnage 76998
Passengers (Min/Max) 1924/1924
Crew 909
Officers European
Total  962
Cabins are well sized and equipped with interactive entertainment systems for excursion bookings etc, 2 single beds convert to queen size, baby monitoring phones. Bathrooms are spacious with good sized showers. 
Balcony  430
Ocean View  225
Inside  307
Single  0
Cabin Details Cabins  
Pools Out/In  2/1
Pools and jacuzzis, Mini Golf, Sports Deck. The Veranda - sunbathing just for adults. Aqua spa provides a gym, sauna room, aerobics, different types of massage and salon.
Jacuzzis  4
Fitness Centre  Yes
Sauna  Yes
Steam Room  Yes
Deck Space  Good
Market Place buffet, Latitude 53 (main restaurant), Vista (Italian), Tapas @ The Mediterranean, Pizzeria @ The Mediterranean, Snack Shack, Kora La (Pan Asian), Surf & Turf Steakhouse, Umi Sushi, The Dining Club and Hot Stone @ The Mediterranean. Main Dining Rooms  2
Sittings  2
Non Smoking  Yes
Alternative Dining  8
Indigo Bar, Club and Casino, Broadway Show Lounge, Venue, Aperitif, Bar @ The Mediterranean, 53 and The Shack. Cinema, Gamer Zone.  Show Lounges 1
Cinema Yes
Library Yes
Casino Yes
Casual and comfortable during the day. Evenings range from smart casual (shirt & trousers) to informal (jacket and tie for gentlemen and casual elegance for ladies). Formal evenings require a suit or dinner jacket for men and a cocktail dress for ladies.
All tips are included in your price but you may decide to reward special service.
Wheelchair cabins 7
Wheelchair access is acceptable.  Hoists are not provided and passengers will need to bring their own.
Lifts 10
The rating for children is Good. There is a fully supervised children's programme for 2-15 year olds with specially trained counsellors and their own pool. 

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