The revolution is here with the first charter on the sensational new Celebrity EDGE. Make history with Atlantis as we sail the world’s most anticipated new ship to four magical islands in the Caribbean from gay-friendly Ft. Lauderdale. Experience a brand-new way to cruise in a luxurious style never seen before at sea. On sale now to a very lucky 2900 Atlantis guests from around the world – at fares lower than Celebrity’s retail rates!
The itinerary is subject to change without notice.
- March 17 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 4:00 pm
- March 18 Key West, Florida 7:00 am 5:00 pm
- March 19 EDGE Day at Sea
- March 20 Costa Maya, Mexico 8:00 am 5:00 pm
- March 21 Cozumel, Mexico 7:00 am 4:00 pm
- March 22 Georgetown, Grand Cayman 10:00 am 6:00 pm
- March 23 EDGE Day at Sea
- March 24 Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 7:00 am
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Fort Lauderdale is truly the perfect place to begin and end any gay cruise, with over 100 gay-owned hotels, guesthouses, shops, bars, clubs and restaurants.
Relax on one of the inviting gay beaches. Visit the Riverwalk Arts and Entertainment district for shopping and dining. And Ft. Lauderdale's varied nightlife includes something for virtually everyone.
Of course, you can't miss Wilton Manors whose main street is well known as "the gayborhood" by locals. You'll find gay businesses of all kinds, from bars and bakeries to clothing and thrift stores.
Key West, Florida
Welcome to the southernmost point in the continental USA and legendary gay haven. One of our all-time favorite destinations beckons with crystal clear water, seashell beaches, adventurous excursions, fantastic shopping, and fabulous Duval Street (801 Bourbon Bar and Bourbon Street Pub are our two of our favorite gay bars!). All within easy walking distance of your ship.
EDGE Day at Sea
Nothing compares to sailing on the EDGE! Have lunch on the Magic Carpet or relax in one of the martini-shaped hot-tubs high above the resort desk. Indulge in a luxuriuos spa treatment or fast-paced fitness class. Or simply take in the glorious scenery from Eden's magnificent glass panorama.
Just save some energy for Atlantis' signature pool games, outrageously sillly drag bingo, and famous afternoon T-dance!
Costa Maya, Mexico
Discover authentic Mexico where the clear waters of the Caribbean meet legendary Mayan ruins and pure adventure. Just north of the Belize border, Costa Maya has it all, from powder-soft beaches to grand palapas for shopping to an endless array of thrilling tours. Explore!
One of the Caribbean's most beautiful beach and adventure destinations, with water as blue as it gets, and idyllic beaches ringing the island. Diving and snorkeling lovers will rejoice in the options and there’s no better place for authentic souvenirs and remarkable bargains.
Georgetown, Grand Cayman
This island nation has become an Atlantis favorite through the years, and we’ve always been welcomed with open arms. And why not, with options almost everywhere you choose for adventure! Swim with the rays at Stingray City or find a picture-perfect beach on which to relax to discover Caribbean life at its best! And there’s literally no better place to shop at outrageously low duty-free prices.
EDGE Day at Sea
Our last day at sea gives you time to truly relax and enjoy the wonders of EDGE. Meet friends in the Grand Atrium. Find your place in the sun on the Roof Deck, or hide out in one of our luxurious cabanas. Or just enjoy the view from your infinite veranda.
We'll pack the day wtih surprises, Atlantis-style, ranging from sports competitions to afternoon performances and so much more. All capped off by a rousing T-dance, of course!
Ft. Lauderdale, Florida
Just because we're back doesn't mean your vacation is over. One of the most gay-friendly cities in the world is waiting to hear all about your first experience on EDGE. Stay an extra day and enjoy Ft. Lauderdale's seemingly endless beaches and friendly charm.
And if you are flying out today, please don't schedule your flight before 10 am! We start disembarkation around 7 am and it takes some time to get all your costumes and luggage off the ship!
Celebrity Edge takes design to a new level by utilizing world-class designers to create unique, engaging, and delightfully surprising spaces that redefine the premium cruise experience. From the innovative Magic Carpet to the grandly welcoming Atrium to the playful Eden, you’ll discover a fresh approach to the cruise experience throughout.
Atlantis is proud to be the first company to charter Edge and we’re designing a series of new and innovative experiences throughout. Watch this page for more details as we create new ways to play in these fantastic spaces.
EDGE is not just an evolution of the cruise experience – it’s a revolution of design and features that simultaneously brings you closer to both the ocean outside and friends inside. The remarkable Grand Atrium creates a dynamic social hub that truly centers the ship. Dining or socializing on the Magic Carpet, EDGE’s most striking feature, gives you the experience of floating over the ocean with a perspective few have ever seen.
We’ll sail into the sunset from gay-friendly Ft. Lauderdale to the legendary island of Key West – Atlantis’ first visit in almost 10 years! Spend the day exploring the islands’ colorful beaches and shopping charming Duval Street. And of course drop by the famous Bourbon Street Pub for a drink!
Explore Mayan ruins and unspoiled beaches from the remote port of Costa Maya. Indulge in authentic Mexican charm in dazzling Cozumel, where everything from world-class diving to tantalizing restaurants beckon.
Finally, our day in Grand Cayman offers near limitless possibilities at one of the Caribbean’s most popular destinations. Feed a stingray, crush your toes into powder-white sand at Seven Mile Beach, or shop ‘til you drop at the best duty-free shops in the Caribbean.
The innovations extend to dining onboard EDGE where four distinctive main restaurants anchor a host of culinary choices. Each main restaurant offers a unique setting and original menu, and as with all Atlantis vacations, there’s no set dining time or dress code. You can enjoy them all when you want with friends old and new.But that’s just the beginning of a mouthwatering journey that rivals EDGE’s incredible design. Seven incredible specialty restaurants offer experiences from classic steakhouse at Fine Cut to casual French at Le Grand Bistro to the outdoor Rooftop Grill. Indulge in a new adventure with a dinner on the Magic Carpet or let us entertain you in Eden.
And, of course, there’s virtually non-stop service in the stunning Oceanview Café, freshly grilled burgers in the Mast Grill, and plenty of healthy options in the Spa Café.
Celebrity EDGE offers Atlantis the future of entertainment at sea with a truly revolutionary theater and innovative performance spaces throughout the ship. Start with the theater, re-imagined in every way from the seating to the massive circular stage surrounded by 18 synchronized high-definition projectors and dazzling stage technology. EDGE’s bold and daring production shows offer experiences never before seen at sea, or land for that matter. And it’s the perfect venue for Atlantis’ signature lineup of singers, comics, and drag queens from our community. Get ready to be dazzled in new and thrilling ways!
But that’s just the beginning. Step into Eden for a mind-blowing indulgent evening where all your senses are engaged with a unique immersive fusion of culinary and performance art. If that sounds complicated, it is – but don’t worry, our host of Edenists will guide you through the perfect evening. And one that you’ll never forget!
For a relaxed evening of pure magic, head up to the Rooftop Garden for intimate outdoor concerts and the Cinema Series under the stars.
The dazzling Club hosts Atlantis cabaret performers, drag sensations, and original specialty acts in an intimate but energetic setting before turning into the fiercest late-night dance venue we’ve ever seen.
Atlantis legendary T-dances and evening parties find a new home in the whimsical settings on EDGE, starting with the brilliant outdoor spaces on the Resort Deck. This is no ordinary pool deck, with plenty of space to dance, ramps to enjoy the action, and two hot tubs high above it all. We might even try to turn the Magic Carpet into the ultimate VIP deck! Featuring the world’s top DJs from the gay community and beyond and, of course, our stellar lighting, video, and laser productions.
As the night heads towards morning, The Club is the place to be for an incredible and unexpected after-hours experience that’s unlike anything Atlantis has ever created.
As the first company to charter EDGE, we’re proud to work closely with Celebrity to create completely new and dynamic experiences throughout. We’re excited to share it with our nearly 3000 guests from around the world and know that you’ll be blown away by the ship’s design and potential.
New ships always command a premium price, but we managed to bring you fares that are lower in most cases than the retail rates for similar sailings. We made it as easy as possible to get onboard EDGE and join us on this history making experience!