Defunct Cruise Lines
Carnival Ecstasy is owned and operated by carnival cruise lines and was built at the Helsinki New Shipyard, in Finland.
The Ecstasy will provide a great introduction to cruising for the novice passenger Features include three pools, whirlpools, a variety of dining options, nightclubs, a casino, duty-free shopping. Beauty Salon & Barber Shop Fully equipped /Spa & Health Club Jogging Track (1/8 mile) Shopping at the Galleria Mall Children's Program - 2 Playrooms Lots of onboard games & activities like Ping Pong, Shuffleboard, putting competitions & more.
The ship suffered heavy damage in 1998 after the laundry room in the ship's stern caught fire damaging much of her stern and aft section, the cause of the fire which is thought to have started in the ventilation system was probably started by members of the crew who had been welding in the area.
The carnival Ecstasy was also part of the relief effort during the aftermath of hurricane Katrina and spent six months in new Orleans serving as living quarters for evacuees and aid workers.Shortly after in 2009 The ship was upgraded which included refurnishing of all the staterooms, new children's facilities and a mini golf course was also added.
Onboard Entertainment and Facilities
|Restaurants & Bars||Shops|
|Fast Food||Room Service|
|Nightclub or Disco||Lounge|
|Pursers desk||Excursion desk|
|Card room||Medical room|
|Laundry room||Sauna/steam room|
|Gym||Childrens activity clubs|
|Babysitting service||Video games room|
|Sports facilities||Outdoor movie theater|
Captain E.J. Smith - captain of the RMS Titanic died when the ship hit an iceburg and sank in 1912.
- was the negligent captain of the Exxon Valdez during its 1989 oil spill.
Edward Teach (Blackbeard) - was the notorious English pirate captain of the Queen anne's Revenge, killed in battle 1718
Francesco Schettino - Captain of the Costa Concordia at the time when she ran aground and partially sank on the night of 13 January 2012 near Isola del Giglio, Tuscany, Italy.
David Lewry - was the Captain of the herald of free enterprise car ferry which capsized on the 6 March 1987 after leaving the Belgian port of Zeebrugge with her bow doors still open, causing the deaths of 193 people.
Mauro Balomaga - was the captain of the MV Rena container ship that ran aground near Tauranga, New Zealand On 5 October 2011 resulting in an oil spill and 88 of her containers to fall in to the sea,the captain was jailed for 7 months for his part in the disaster.
Captain James Hook - is a fictional character from the popular novel and movie peter pan, known for wearing a hook after his right hand was eaten by a crocodile.