Comprises of nine decks, has capacity of 15,400 tons,
length 157 and width 22 metres. She has been built in Finland in 1975
and was rebuilt and completely refurbished in 1999. She can accommodate
up to 800 passengers in luxury suites and comfortable multi-category
cabins. Most of them have window view to the sea and they are all
equipped with private facilities and LCD TVs.
The public areas include
the following five spacious lounge suites all decorated in a very
pleasant and hospitable manner: the large and comfortable entertainment
lounge, the rustic sea styled piano bar, the disco, the Sky bar and the
Nautilus bar. The swimming pool bar is equipped with a self
service buffet and is surrounded by a large adult pool and a smaller one for
children. The open decks are ideal for relaxing walks and they can be used for
sports activities such as basketball, table tennis etc. The dining room is
extremely large with uninterrupted view to the sea and is furnished with
comfortable seats. The ship also has a gym room, sauna, children’s playground,
casino, library, internet café and roomy gift/duty free shop.
There is also an
amphitheatre of 140 seats ideal for conferences, movies, lectures and business
presentations. The SALAMIS FILOXENIA is replacing the
SALAMIS GLORY and upgrading the cruise
product of the island, taking tourism in Cyprus a step forward.