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Crystal Esprit

The World’s Best Yacht, Crystal Esprit, offers a completely new Crystal experience, as adventurous or laid back as you please, with just 62 fellow guests.

What we love

We love the translation of everything that is wonderful about Crystal into a completely new environment - a tiny 62 guest yacht that can take you to the most inaccessible, the most exclusive and the most intimate of ports of call for a unique shipboard experience. An affordable way to live the life.

Capacity 62 Guests

An astonishing 91 International staff

Style If you have a taste for the finer things in life, but love the idea of a relaxed and unregimented environment, Crystal Esprit is going to tick all your boxes.
  • All meals both indoors and al fresco
  • All drinks including premium spirits
  • Marina and water sports equipment
  • Gratuities to staff
  • Butler service in all suites
  • Well equipped fitness area
  • Complimentary Crystal Adventures ashore
Year built 1991
Last refurbished

Total renovation 2015


3,300 grt


270 feet

Breadth 46 feet


Crystal Esprit - Patio Café
Patio Café
Crystal Esprit - Yacht Club Restaurant
Yacht Club Restaurant
Crystal Esprit - Patio Café terrace
Patio Café

If there’s one stand-out area on Crystal, it’s in the dining, and Crystal Esprit is no exception. Lots of indoor and outdoor choices enable you to range from gourmet to supremely casual.

The Yacht Club Restaurant

Beautifully air conditioned, this elegant restaurant presents contemporary and classic specialities as well as innovative tasting menus created by Crystal's award-winning chefs, all using the finest and freshest local ingredients available; serving breakfast, lunch and dinner.

The Terrace and Patio Café

This relaxed indoor/outdoor space for breakfast and lunch offers freshly prepared and, where possible, regionally inspired presentations of small plates, creative salads, gourmet charcuterie, cheeses and pastries.

The Grill

A Crystal classic, the Grill features a menu of burgers, wraps and, location permitting, "global street food" served tapas-style to reflect the destinations visited.

The Pantry

This "go-to" self-service bistro and wine bar is open 24 hours a day with a delicious selection of coffees, vintage wines, light snacks and freshly baked pastries available whenever you get the munchies.

Bars and lounges

Crystal Esprit - Cove Lounge
Cove Lounge

This most social of ships offers indoor and outdoor venues to meet and relax over a cocktail.

Whether you want the cool elegance of air conditioned comfort in the Cove, or to join friends al fresco at the Sunset Bar, to lounge on deck or relax in stylish surroundings, you will find just the corner for you on board Crystal Esprit.


Crystal Cruises - Crystal Esprit Yacht Suite
Yacht Suite
Crystal Cruises - Crystal Esprit Yacht Suite sitting area
Yacht Suite
Crystal Cruises - Crystal Esprit Owner's Suite bathroom
Owner's Suite

Spacious suites with beautiful design feature super-comfortable beds and the finest linens, 24 hour room service, twice daily housekeeping, TV and blue ray player and well stocked complimentary bar.

Owners Suite

One Owners Suite at 515 square feet offers the ultimate space with separate living/dining room and bedroom, relaxed sitting area and spacious bathroom with full Jacuzzi bath.

Yacht Suites S1, S2, S3, S4

At 280 square feet with queen size bed and full lounge area, these suites feature full butler service, TV, personal safe, complimentary wi-fi, minibar fridge, and bathroom with shower. S4 suites are smaller at 225 square feet.

All suites include
  • Sea view
  • Flat screen, high definition TV hidden within exquisite millwork
  • Hidden personal safe in drawer
  • Interactive bedside iPad, withvarious featuresincluding alarm clock, digital information, room service, and more
  • Wi-Fi/Internet available (internet will be complimentary to all guests, 60 minutes, per person per day)
  • Concealed minibar fridge, personal safe, hairdryer and robes
  • Bathroom with glass-enclosed shower
  • Full butler service
  • Twice daily housekeeping including evening turndown
  • 42" Flat Screen , high definition, satellite TVwith Movie/Limited Content Channels depending on signal; Swank Media Player, movies on demand

Onboard experiences

Crystal Cruises - Crystal Esprit onboard yoga

Crystal Esprit offers an intimate yacht experience with lots of water sports from the marina and a low key on board programme.

On board the yacht you set your own pace in an unregimented environment. Experts on board will enhance your time ashore with fascinating talks about the destination, and in the Cove Lounge you will be able to view movies or enjoy the piano player in the evenings.

Tours, talks and more
  • On board guest lecturers and local experts
  • Nightly entertainment in Cove Lounge with piano player/singer
  • Crystal Adventures ashore, featuring both cultural and soft/extreme adventures, depending on the port
  • Special activities led by specialists, such as yoga, meditation, photography, even drone flying

Onboard facilities

Crystal Cruises - Crystal Esprit submersible underwater

The al fresco style of the yacht enhances your links with the sea, so unsurprisingly, the choice of water sports is extensive, whilst on board an excellent fitness programme is available.

  • Gym with state-of-the-art Technogym ™ fitness equipment including treadmill, stationary bicycle, elliptical and Kinesis machines, as well as free weights
  • Mats available for outdoor stretch, yoga, mat Pilates
  • Pool
  • Marina/Water Sports: two 10-passenger Zodiacs, water skis, wake boards, kayaks, jet skis, snorkel equipment and even fishing rods
  • Bicycles for personal excursions when ashore
  • Wider to rush you ashore
  • Amazing red dot design awarded submersible to explore underwater (extra cost)

Deck plans

See the deck plans

Get in touch & let us tailor-make your perfect cruise holiday

Call us on 020 7399 7670 or visit us at our comfortable offices just off London's Regent Street.

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Mundy Office Wells Steet, W1T 3PP