Items with Heating Elements or Open Flames
Certain items that generate heat or produce an open flame are not permitted on ship. This includes clothing irons, hotplates, candles, incense and any other item that may create a fire hazard. Curling irons and hair dryers are allowed.
Drugs or Other Illegal Substances
No illegal drugs or other illegal substances are allowed onboard or may be utilized during a Celebrity Cruises® vacation, including during transfers to and from ships, inside terminals, while onboard, at our ports-of-call, during shore excursions or at our private destinations. Illegal drugs or substances will be confiscated and appropriate action taken, which may include removal from the ship and involvement of appropriate authorities. In addition, foreign governments at Celebrity Cruises® ports-of-call have strict laws that address drug possession. Guests found in violation of such laws are subject to arrest and prosecution by the foreign jurisdiction (and perhaps United States or other authorities as well) and may be prevented from re-boarding the ship.
Weapons, Explosives or Other Dangerous Items
No weapon, explosive, or other item that presents a risk of harm to persons or property, are is permitted on board. The items not permitted on board will be taken by ship’s Security. Items such as dive knives must be reported to ship’s personnel at the time of boarding. They may be permitted on board, but held in safe custody by the ship's Security staff when not in use ashore. Firearms are not allowed onboard. Guests who declare to ship’s personnel the presence of a firearm (on their person or in their luggage) will be given the opportunity to dispose of the firearm prior to boarding. Guests who fail to declare the presence of a firearm may be denied boarding.
Medical Marijana and CBD Products:
We do not allow guests who possess medical marijuana permits to bring marijuana on board any of our ships. It is only legal to use medical marijuana in the jurisdiction (state/county/city etc.) where it was prescribed. It's a federal offense to possess it when leaving and entering the U.S. and many foreign countries.
CBD products are considered prohibited items and are not allowed onboard.
Illegal Drugs and illegal substances:
All Illegal drugs and Illegal substances are strictly prohibited.
Firearms and weapons:
All firearms and weapons, ammunition, explosives, and Incendiary devices are strictly prohibited, with the following exception: Law Enforcement Officers, Ship's Security and contracted Security Staff while on duty and while in their area of jurisdiction may carry authorized weapons in the terminals and on ships. Firearms and weapons Include, but are not limited to, the following Items:
shotguns or pistols
Guns, Replicas, and Ammunition:
All guns, replicas, and ammunition include, but are not limited to, the following Items:
Guns, operational or replicas
Ammunition of all types
Compressed Air Guns, including Paint Ball Guns
Gun / Firearms Parts
Realistic firearm replicas
For security reasons, our company policy does not permit guests to carry firearms on board during their voyage or otherwise secure weapons for anyone on our vessels or at the pier. Guests will need to make arrangements to leave the firearms at home or contact the local authorities for alternate arrangements.
We do not allow any guest (including law enforcement officers on vacation) to bring weapons onboard our vessel. Weapons are not to be accepted for storage by either Terminal Security Staff or Ship's Security Staff.
No exception to this section may be made without prior Global Security Department written approval. This approval must be granted at or above the Associate Vice President level.
All explosives include, but are not limited to, the following items:
Bomb Making Components
Realistic Replicas of Explosives
All items with open flames or heating elements are strictly prohibited; the exception of hair curling irons, straightening irons(flat irons) and hair dryers, which are permitted onboard. Flammable Items include, but are not limited to the following;
Incense & Burners
Fuels, Including cooking fuels and any flammable liquids o Gasoline
Turpentine & Paint Thinner
Hookahs & Water Hookah Pipes
Electric Heating Pads
Knives and Sharp Objects:
All knives with blade lengths of four (4) inches or greater are prohibited. Knives that are concealed or disguised as other commonplace objects such as belt buckles, walking canes, pens, credit card holders, etc., are also prohibited. Flick knives (also known as an automatic knife, pushbutton knife, ejector knife, or switchblade) or any other type of knife with a folding or sliding blade that Is opened automatically by activating a button, lever, or switch on the handle. Knives that Incorporate locking blades are also not allowed on board. Other sharp objects, such as scissors with blades longer than 4 inches, which could reasonably be used as a weapon, are also not allowed. Sharp Objects include, but are not limited to, the following:
Razor-Type Blades, such as box cutters utility knives and razor blades not in a cartridge (Note: shaving safety razors are allowed.) o Sabers Swords and Fencing Foils
Scissors with blade length four (4) inches or greater
Recreational Diving Knives Exception:
Recreational diving knives are permitted onboard regardless of blade length but must be held in the safe custody of the Chief Security Officer: Dive knives may be checked in and out by the owner for dive excursions during the cruise.
Alaskan Ulu Kitchen Knives Exception:
Alaskan Ulu kitchen knives that have been purchased legally during ports of call are permitted onboard. However, guests should be advised that the items must be stored in their stateroom and are not to be used, displayed or carried in the public areas at all. Violations of this policy will result in confiscation of the item and may be considered to be a Guest Conduct Policy violation.
Personal Grooming Items Exception:
Personal grooming items such as metal nail files, cuticle tools, scissors for trimming facial hair, manicure sets and other similar small personal grooming implements, are permitted onboard.
Tools include, but are not limited to the following:
Axes & Hatchets
Drills and Drill Bits o Saws
Other Tools (such as wrenches, pliers, screwdrivers) greater than 7 inches in length
DECT Phones and Satellite Phones:
No external mounting antenna HAM radio equipment or other transmitting devices are strictly prohibited due to potential interference with Celebrity's onboard communication systems. (Baby monitors are not allowed to be used onboard our vessels as their radio signal could interfere with ship communication and/or navigation systems.)