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October 7, 2014

Special Edition –TIME SENSITIVE

Cruise Travel’s Black Friday  for Reserving Your Cruise Vacation
(Time Sensitive Deals Honored for a Week)


Now is the best time to book your next cruise vacation!
Cruise Lines Offering Record Amenities This Year!


Hello Dear Reader-

If you’re planning a cruise vacation anytime in the near future, you absolutely must take a look at what’s being offered- these truly are the best deals of the year!

Please note, these offers are extremely time sensitive, so be sure to check them out now! Every October, the CLIA (Cruise Line International Association) member lines come together and put together very special cruise offers for the consumer. 

As a handy reference tool, we’ve compiled them all here- please read on for details!

(For an online listing of all these deals in one feed, please click here.)

Contemporary Cruise Line Deals

Carnival Cruise Line: Carnival Cruise Line is offering a fantastic promotion during National Cruise Vacation Week. Great rates + 2 Category Upgrade + $50 Onboard Credit per stateroom ($25 onboard credit per person) and 50% Reduced Deposits (50% per person non-refundable deposit is applicable to sailings outside of final payment due date).  Offer available from Monday, October 6th to Monday, October 13th, 2014.  For details click here.

For more information on Carnival Cruise Line, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Costa Cruises: Costa Cruises is offering special savings during CLIA's National Cruise Vacation Week.  Enjoy 50% reduced deposits for bookings outside of final payment. Plus receive instant upgrade-Inside stateroom to Ocean view stateroom, Ocean view stateroom to Balcony stateroom-on Caribbean sailings. Offer available October 6, 2014 to October 10, 2014. For details click here.

For more information on Costa Cruises, or to book a cruise, please click here.

MSC Cruises: As part of National Cruise Vacation Month, MSC Cruises is bundling several of its promotions. MSC is offering balcony staterooms at ocean view rates for select sailings in both the Caribbean and Europe. Plus kids aged 11 and under sail free. In addition, anyone who upgrades to MSC’s new “Fantastica Experience” for these select sailings will receive a complimentary drink package.  Offer good for bookings made in October 2014. For details click here.

For more information on MSC, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Upscale Contemporary Cruise Line Deals

Norwegian Cruise Line: Norwegian Cruise line is offering a great onboard credit offer during CLIA's National Cruise Vacation Week.  It's Norwegian's Perfect 10! Book any of their exciting destinations today and get 10% cash back to spend on board. You can use the cash for onboard goodies like specialty dinners, spa treatments - even shore excursions! Offer good October 6-October 10, 2014. For details click here.

For more information on NCL, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Royal Caribbean International: During CLIA's National Cruise Vacation Week, Royal Caribbean International is offering a great promotion-buy one guest, get second guest 50% off and 5% off the lines ChoiceAir bookings. Offer good October 6-October 10, 2014.  For details click here.

For more information on Royal Caribbean, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Premium Cruise Line Deals:
Celebrity Cruises: During CLIA's National Cruise Vacation Week, Celebrity Cruises is offering a great selection of savings.

Choose 1 of the 3 offers listed, however, if you book Europe sailings choose 2 of the 3 offers.)

  •  Classic Beverage Package for 2 people – with beverage gratuities included – Value of up $1350 per stateroom ($49 per day, per stateroom plus gratuities)
  • Free Gratuities – for 2 guests – Value of up to $360 per stateroom (up to $30 per day, per stateroom)
  •  Onboard Credit based on sail nights up to $300 per stateroom

This offer valid from October 6, 2014 to November 5, 2014. For details click here.

For more information on Celebrity Cruises, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Cunard Line: Cunard Line Announces National Cruise Vacation Week Event for CLIA Cruise Week-Guests Booking Transatlantic Crossings 2 – 14 October 2014 will receive $175 On Board Credit per Stateroom. For details click here.

For more information on Cunard Line, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Disney Cruise Line: During CLIA's National Cruise Vacation Week, Disney Cruise Line is offering $100 onboard credit per stateroom on select 7-Night Caribbean Cruises aboard Disney Magic or Disney Fantasy departing January 3 - March 29, 2015 from Port Canaveral, Florida. Offer good from October 6-13, 2014. For details click here.

For more information on Disney Cruise Line, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Holland America Line: During CLIA's National Cruise Vacation Week, Holland America line will offer extra Shipboard Credits on select 2014, 2015, and 2016 sailings. The Shipboard Credits range from $25.00 - $300.00. This offer is combinable with Explore 4 and other promotions. Offer good from October 6-October 10, 2014.  For details click here.

For more information on Holland America Line, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Princess Cruises: Princess Cruises is offering some great saving during CLIA's National Cruise Vacation Week Sale.   Save up to 30%!Plus – Free Gratuities for everyone in the stateroom & OBC for balconies and above!7-10 Day Sailings -$25 onboard credit per person; 11 Days & Longer Sailings $50 onboard credit per person  Offer good October 2, 2014 to October 14, 2014. For details click here.

For more information on Princess Cruises, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Ultra-Premium Cruise Line Deals:

Oceania Cruises: In honor of CLIA's National Cruise Vacation Week, Oceania Cruises is offering 2 for 1 cruise fares with free airfare and early booking savings up to $5,000 per stateroom, plus Your World on Sale Benefits of FREE pre-paid gratuities on select voyages, FREE unlimited internet and up to $750 shipboard credit per stateroom on select voyages. Offer good October 6, 2014-October 10, 2014. For more information click here.

For more information on Oceania Cruises, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Windstar Cruises: During CLIA's National Cruise Vacation Week, Windstar Cruises is offering special sale rates on select sailings plus a $100 Shipboard Credit per cabin! Offer good October 6-13, 2014. For more information click here.

For more information on Windstar Cruises, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Ultra Luxury Cruise Line Deals:

Crystal Cruises: As part of CLIA's National Cruise Vacation Week Crystal Cruises is offering $100 per person additional savings incentive on most 2015 departures.  Offer good for new bookings made between October 1-31, 2014. For more information click here.

For more information on Crystal Cruises, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Paul Gauguin Cruises: During CLIA's National Cruise Vacation Week, Paul Gauguin Cruises is offering $100 onboard credit per person and 50% off standard all-inclusive fares on m/s Paul Gauguin and the m/v Tere Moana voyages, airfare is included from Los Angeles on m/s Paul Gauguin itineraries. Offer good Oct. 6 – 13, 2014. For details click here.

For more information on Paul Gauguin Cruises, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Regent Seven Seas Cruises: In honor of National Cruise Vacation Week Regent Seven Seas Cruises is offering $200 per suite shipboard credit.  Offer good for all new 2014-2015 bookings made between October 6 and October 13, 2014. For details click here.

For more information on Regent Seven Seas Cruises, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Seabourn Cruise Line: During CLIA's National Cruise Vacation Week, Seabourn Cruise Line is offering a great shipboard credit offer. For voyages departing on or after November 1, 2014 you receive $50 per booking Ship Board Credit for voyages of 6-9 days in length and $100 per booking SBC for voyages of 10 or more days in length. Offer good October 6-October 10, 2014. For details click here.

For more information on Seabourn Cruise Line, or to book a cruise, please click here.

SeaDream Yacht Club:  During CLIA's National Cruise Vacation Week, SeaDream Yacht Club is offering $100 stateroom spa credit, redeemable in the only Thai Certified Spa at sea. Offer expires October 31, 2014. For details click here.

For more information on SeaDream Yacht Club, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Silversea Cruises: In honor of CLIA's National Cruise Vacation Week, Silversea Cruises is offering 3 Ways to Save. You can choose a two-category suite upgrade, a $500 per guest air credit or an extra $500 to spend for shore excursions or on board. Offer good until October 31, 2014. For details click here.

For more information on Silversea Cruises, or to book a cruise, please click here.

River Cruise Line Deals:

AmaWaterways: AmaWaterways is offering $200 off per stateroom ($100 off per person) on any FIT booking made during CLIA Cruise week.  This discount is applicable to all sailings in 2014 and 2015 including AmaVoyages without restrictions. Offer good between October 6-13, 2014.  For details click here.

For more information on AmaWaterways, or to book a cruise, please click here.

American Cruise Line: Explore the shores with complimentary featured and premium tours, as well as a $500 per stateroom savings on March, April and May 2015 departures. Guests who book with American Cruise Lines during this time period will also be entered to win the Signature Service Package which includes exclusive benefits to make their experience truly exceptional. This offer is good on new bookings made during Oct. 1-31, 2014, and is not combinable with other offers.  For details click here.

For more information on American Cruise Line, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Avalon Waterways: Avalon Waterways is offering great savings for CLIA National Cruise Vacation Week. Save $1,300 per couple on select 2015 Avalon Waterways Europe river cruises. Offer good October 6, 2014 to October 10, 2014. For details click here.

For more information on Avalon Waterways, or to book a cruise, please click here.

Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection: Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection will be offering a $100pp additional savings on all 2014 and 2015 product/departures (pending availability). This offer is combinable with most current savings offers (excludes any 2 for 1 or special air offers) and is applicable for all new bookings made October 6 through October 13. For details click here.

For more information on Uniworld Boutique River Cruise Collection or to book a cruise, please click here.
 
Expedition Cruise Line Deals:

Hurtigruten: During National Cruise Vacation Week, Hurtigruten is offering 10% off current prices levels on Norway Coastal Voyages on new 2014 and 2015 bookings. Offer good from Oct. 6 – 13, 2014. For more information click here.
 
(For an online listing of all these deals in one feed, please click here.)


 
Want to know what each of these lines includes? Take a look at our All Inclusive Chart.

Need a better understanding of what categories the cruise lines fall into, and why?  Visit the Cruise Line Types page on AllThingsCruise.



 
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